Archive for September, 2010


Sports

1. FCK ties Hoffenheim 2-2 in hometown match

1. FCK ties Hoffenheim 2-2 in hometown match

Story and photo by Yanir Hill
Contributing writer

After an unlucky defeat against Mainz on Sept. 11, 1. FCK played
exceptionally well against 1899 Hoffenheim Sept. 18, tying the match
2-2.

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News

37th AS Airmen participate in Operation Market Garden

37th AS Airmen participate in Operation Market Garden

by Staff Sgt. Markus M. Maier
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Nineteen Airmen, along with three C-130J Super Hercules aircraft assigned to Ramstein’s 37th Airlift Squadron, traveled to Holland Sept. 16 to 19 to participate in the re-enactment of the largest airborne assault in history to date. More than 1,000 Dutch, German, British, Polish and American forces participated in the event […]

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News

Don’t be fooled: Watch out for phishing

Phishing e-mails are a common occurrence for both military and personal
network systems. They are designed to steal your identity by asking for
personal information.

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Lifestyle

Hohenzollern offers kingly splendor

Hohenzollern offers kingly splendor

Story and photo by Larry Reilly
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Visitors to Germany often seek out well-known castles to visit, such as
those belonging to King Ludwig in the southern part of Bavaria.
However, there is a castle that

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Lifestyle

Kaiserslautern’s ‘Altstadt’ to be the scene Saturday  for children’s festival

Kaiserslautern’s ‘Altstadt’ to be the scene Saturday for children’s festival

In observation of World Children

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Features

Suicide prevention campaign wraps around coffee cups

Suicide prevention campaign wraps around coffee cups

by Rick Scavetta
U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern

As Sgt. Darius Taitt sipped his coffee at Java Cafe, he noticed the
suicide prevention hotline printed on the cardboard coffee sleeve.

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Lifestyle

Pumpkins highlighted at Hitscherhof fest

Pumpkins highlighted at Hitscherhof fest

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The traditional Hitscherhof farm fest will take place from 11 a.m. to 7
p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The Westpfalz Musicians and mayor of
Massweiler will officially open the fest, which celebrates its 15th
anniversary, at noon by tapping the first keg of beer.

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Lifestyle

German-American Day celebrated Oct. 6

German-American Day celebrated Oct. 6

The citizens of Germany and the U.S. have important, mutual family and cultural ties.

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Schools

Scout Notes

Volunteer for Girl Scouts • Kaiserslautern Girl Scouts need adult volunteers. We are currently looking for troop leaders, OCC-elect, Kaiserslautern school coordinator, public relations coordinator, events coordinator, registrar and treasurer. If interested or for more details, e-mail Stephanie Curry at ktown.vogelwehgsocc@googlemail.com. • Do you have a special talent such as sewing, crafting or […]

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Features

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month

Photos by Staff Sgt. Stephen J. Otero
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