Archive for January, 2010


Lifestyle

Pfennig Bazaar to be held March 5 to 7

Pfennig Bazaar to be held March 5 to 7

The German-American and International Women

January 29, 2010 ×

News

3rd Bn., 405th AFSB supports relief efforts in Haiti

3rd Bn., 405th AFSB supports relief efforts in Haiti

by Jennifer King
405th AFSB Public Affairs

The 405th Army Field Support Brigade completed operations Jan. 18 in
support of U.S. Agency for International Development emergency relief
efforts in Haiti.

January 29, 2010 ×

Schools

Ramstein School-Age Program launches recycling, energy conservation campaign

Ramstein School-Age Program launches recycling, energy conservation campaign

Commentary by Lani Nunez
Kool Kidz Express Torch Club

The Boys & Girls Clubs at the Ramstein School-Age Program announced
the launch of a community-wide recycling and energy conservation
campaign.

January 29, 2010 ×

Sports

AF Hoops hits the Air Force

AF Hoops hits the Air Force

Last year more than 22,000 entries were made in the Air Force

January 29, 2010 ×

News

New rules change look of USAREUR license plates

by Robert Szostek
U.S. Army Europe Office of the Provost Marshal Public Affairs

A change in German vehicle registration procedures will alter the look
of U.S. Army Europe license plates in Germany beginning this month,
U.S. Army Europe Office of the Provost Marshal officials announced.

January 29, 2010 ×

Features

Garrison icon known for trying to help everyone

Garrison icon known for trying to help everyone

Story and photos by Christine June
USAG Kaiserslautern

“How John Haldeman helped me” narratives have echoed throughout the community for the past 23 years. Mr. Haldeman is U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern’s Military Personnel Division chief, who is responsible for passports, ID cards, officer and enlisted records and reassignments, in- and out-processing, promotions and as he likes to say, […]

January 29, 2010 ×

Lifestyle

‘Kaiser in Lautern’ schedules events, activities for  new year

‘Kaiser in Lautern’ schedules events, activities for new year

Kaiserslautern

January 29, 2010 ×

News

VA officials to begin recovery of GI Bill advance payments

Veterans Affairs Department officials are beginning the process of
recovering advance payments made available during the fall 2009
semester to veterans and servicemembers who applied for education
benefits.

January 29, 2010 ×

Features

Ramstein Recycling Center takes out the trash

Ramstein Recycling Center takes out the trash

by Airman 1st Class Alexandria Mosness
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Recycling might come as a shock to some when they first arrive in
Germany, but the Ramstein Recycling Center has many ways to help make
it a smooth transition.

To help make the recycling experience a little bit easier, one man
sifts through the garbage and helps all customers who pass through the
gates of the recycling center.

January 29, 2010 ×

News

Stronger dollar drives COLA rate change

Officials Defense Travel Management Office recently announced that U.S.
servicemembers in Germany will see a 6 to 10 percent overseas cost of
living allowance drop in their January end-of-month paychecks as the
result of changes to OCOLA that took effect Jan. 16.

January 29, 2010 ×