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German BBQ recipes

German BBQ recipes

by Leonie Milde contributing writer Germans love a good summer barbecue as much as Americans do but what they put on their plates doesn’t exactly resemble hot dogs, burgers and co. These recipes can easily be prepared in advance and modified to taste without losing any of its traditional deliciousness […]

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Lifestyle

Decluttering your home

Everyone wants to live a simpler lifestyle, but it’s not always obvious how to go about doing that. By getting rid of the clutter that clogs up your home, you’ll be able to create a more serene and peaceful place, while also making your spaces more functional and easier to […]

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Lifestyle

Take part in KMC’s Freedom Fest

Take part in KMC’s Freedom Fest

Courtesy of 86th Force Support Squadron This year’s KMC Freedom Fest celebration takes place July 3 to 4 at Ramstein Air Base. The event includes musical entertainment, free bowling, games, food specialties, prizes and a fireworks display. On July 3, Freedom Fest begins at 5 p.m. with Private Organizations selling […]

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Lifestyle

FleckenStein Castle hike; Alsace

FleckenStein Castle hike; Alsace

by Ronnie Juhans contributing writer The German-French border is the perfect hiking getaway, boasting beautiful trails, 12th century historic architecture and best of all, it’s right on our doorstep. The Alsace region of France on the border of Germany has over 700 hiking trails including short and long distance routes […]

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Lifestyle

Mom… I’m bored!

Mom… I’m bored!

Fun at-home activities to keep your kids busy by Megan Finley Contributing writer “Summer — that long anticipated stretch of lazy, lingering days, free of responsibility and rife with possibility. It’s a time to hunt for insects, master handstands, practice swim strokes, conquer trees, explore nooks and crannies, and make […]

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Lifestyle

Medieval summer market at Lichtenberg Castle

Medieval summer market at Lichtenberg Castle

by Jutta Lausberg-Saam 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Burg Lichtenberg, also known as “Kusel Castle,” will hold its medieval summer market Saturday, noon to 11 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The official opening, with gun salutes, will take place Saturday, 2 p.m. Vendors will sell clothes, jewelry, […]

June 20, 2019 ×

Lifestyle, News

Army lengthens tours for Soldiers in Europe, Japan

Army lengthens tours for Soldiers in Europe, Japan

by Sean Kimmons Army News Service The Army is adding a year to overseas tours for some Soldiers heading to Europe and Japan, as part of an effort to boost readiness and reduce moves. Under the new policy, which applies to permanent change-of-station orders published after June 14, tours for […]

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Events, Lifestyle

OUTDOOR RECREATION

OUTDOOR RECREATION

Kaiserslautern Kaiserslautern Outdoor Recreation, Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2905, 493-4117 or 0631-3406-4117. Mon. to Fri. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on federal holidays. https://kaiserslautern.armymwr.com MLB in London — Yankees vs. Red Sox June 27 to 30 Cost: Starting at $699+ per person Be in the stands for a historic first […]

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Health, Lifestyle

Community Corner

AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER For details and to RSVP, call 480-5100 or 06371-47-5100. Bldg. 2120, Ramstein Air Base. All training is held at A&FRC unless stated otherwise. MONDAY N/A TUESDAY Pre-Deployment Briefing: 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY Newcomers Base Intro: 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Enlisted Club Pre-separation Briefing […]

June 20, 2019 ×

Events, Lifestyle

Mark your Calendar June 2019

KMC Family Festival in Miesenbach, June 22: The Miesenbach “M.E.T.” club (Miesenbacher Ereignis und Traditionsverein) hosts a family festival on the playground. The festival starts at 2 p.m. The “M.E.T.” club offers food and beverages as well as fun and action for the whole family. Children and their parents can […]

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