Community flu vaccine events scheduled for KMC

Courtesy of Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs Office

Flu vaccinations will be offered at 28 KMC events beginning today, and Army and Air Force medical officials have developed plans for all service members and Department of Defense civilians to receive their vaccination.

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Community Corner – Oct. 2, 2015

Airman & Family Readiness Center For details or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. Monday » Transition GPS Workshop: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., A&FRC » Ramstein Spouses Orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » Understanding TSP: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC Tuesday […]

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Kaiserslautern Raiders and Ramstein Royals face-off during the first quarter Sept. 25 on Vogelweh. After a slow start, the Royals came back to win 27-14.

Royals, Raiders clash in K-Town

Photos by Senior Airman Damon Kasberg

Kaiserslautern Raiders and Ramstein Royals face-off during the first quarter Sept. 25 on Vogelweh.

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Master Sgt. Trey Thompson (left), patient administrator, Medical Support Unit-Europe, 7th Civil Support Command, and additional members of the MSU-E triage ‘patients’ with simulated injuries during NATO consequence management exercise Ukraine 2015, Sept. 24.

Soldiers, 25 other nations bond during four-day exercise

Story and photos by Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Chlosta 7th Civil Support Command Public Affairs Office

LVIV, Ukraine — Soldiers from the 7th Civil Support Command joined the Defense Threat Reduction Agency-Europe and 25 allied and partner nations as part of the U.S. Army Europe “Strong Europe” campaign. The focus gathered in support of the NATO consequence management exercise Ukraine 2015, Sept. 21 to 24.

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Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Richard Hernigle
Chaplain (Maj.) Andrew Shulman and the congregation conduct a Rosh Hashanah service Sept. 18 at the Pulaski Chapel on Vogelweh.

Chaplain celebrates Rosh Hashanah with Soldiers, civilians from around Germany

by Lt. Col. Jefferson Wolfe 7th Civil Support Command Public Affairs officer

An Army Reserve chaplain traveled from his home in Israel to bring together people of the Jewish faith in the KMC to New Year’s services.

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(Left to right) Local media conducts interviews Sept. 17 with Deputy Mayor of Karlovac Marina Kolakovic, U.S. Embassy Zagreb Deputy Chief of Mission (Charge d'Affaires) Margaret Nardi and the Commander of Croatian Land Forces Lt. Gen. Mate Ostovic in front of the sign that dedicates the contribution the United States European Command has made through their Humanitarian Assistance program.

7th CSC conducts EUCOM assessments in Croatia

by Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Chlosta 7th Civil Support Command Public Affairs Office

SPLIT, Croatia — Soldiers from the 7th Civil Support Command and a U.S. Embassy-Croatia official traveled across the country to assess past humanitarian assistance projects and to recommend future ones, while continuing a strong partnership with a NATO ally Sept. 11 to 18.

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Photos courtesy of U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz
Oliver Vollmer, a German police liaison, discusses with Col. G. Shawn Wells Jr., U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz commander, how German police commandos respond to a hostage incident during Warrior Response 15 in Kaiserslautern.

Warrior Response tests capabilities, builds partnership

by Rick Scavetta U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz

Simulated chaos at U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz forced U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force and German first responders to react to scenarios of car bombs, hostage-taking gunmen and a suspected chemical attack.

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October focuses on domestic violence, abuse awareness

Courtesy of 86th Medical Operations Squadron Family Advocacy

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This month provides an opportunity for our community to demonstrate its support for ending domestic violence and for the survivors among us.

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Senior Airman Trenton Hays plays the guitar while 2nd Lt. Nicque Robinson sings during a Tops in Blue performance Sept. 27 on Ramstein. Tops in Blue is produced by the Entertainment Branch of the Programs Directorate, Headquarters Air Force Services Agency, San Antonio.

Tops in Blue holds concert on Ramstein

Photos by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko

During each annual tour, Tops in Blue entertains more than 250,000 military personnel and their families, presenting an average of 120 performances at 100 locations worldwide.

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Battlefield weather Airmen enter a forest in search of a land navigation objective during an annual training exercise Sept. 16 at Grafenwoehr Training Area. Battlefield weather Airmen from detachments around Europe came together for a week to train and show each other skills and abilities they had learned working side-by-side with the Army.

Cadre Focus primes Airmen with Army embed skills

Photos by Staff Sgt. Armando A. Schwier-Morales
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