Archive for July, 2012

Explore history, fun in Stuttgart’s ‘bean quarter’

Explore history, fun in Stuttgart’s ‘bean quarter’

Stuttgart takes great pride in its annual fests and cultural outings.
Locals and visitors alike find themselves confronted with endless
opportunities for outdoor fests and “must do” happenings, especially
during the summer months. Almost every fest celebrates a historic event, anecdote or tradition, as
does the “Bohnenviertelfest,” or bean quarter’s fest, that will be held
July 19-21 in downtown Stuttgart.

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New commanders take charge

New commanders take charge

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The ‘power’ of change: managing garrison utilities

The ‘power’ of change: managing garrison utilities

Most people don’t even blink an eye when they power on their computers,
turn on a television, jump in a hot shower or pull out a bag of popcorn
from the microwave. We want electricity, heat and water when we want it.
But when it comes to delivering utilities in U.S. Army Garrison
Stuttgart, there’s even more to it.

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Good hair day: Community members donate 80 inches of hair to ‘Locks of Love’ program

Good hair day: Community members donate 80 inches of hair to ‘Locks of Love’ program

Hair has long been regarded a symbol of beauty and health. Losing it as
an adult can be traumatic enough. It’s even more distressing for a
child. That’s why seven Stuttgart military community members donated
over six feet of hair to the Locks of Love program June 27. 

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Workplace bullying a growing problem for employers, employees

Workplace bullying a growing problem for employers, employees

Stepping into a bully-free work environment may seem a luxury these
days. Reported incidents having to do with bullying and harassment are
on the rise, and believe it or not, workplace homicides are a daunting
reality. In one year alone, workplace violence accounted for one out of
five work-related deaths in the U.S. 

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Schlossplatz is the largest square in Stuttgart's center. The Capital City Visitation Program visits the city to learn more about German history.

Stuttgart — I’m glad that I had the chance to live here

Excellence is everywhere.

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Celebrating  Stuttgart-style

Celebrating Stuttgart-style

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Coming to Patch Theater

July 13 — The Amazing Spiderman (PG-13) 2 p.m., Think Like A Man
(PG-13) 5 p.m., Savages (R) 7 p.m., The Amazing Spiderman (PG-13) 10
p.m.   

July 14 — The Amazing Spiderman (PG-13) 1 and 4 p.m., Think Like A Man (PG-13) 7 p.m., Savages (R) 10 p.m.

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Patient liaison retires after 43 years of service

Patient liaison retires after 43 years of service

The beauty of birth, the devastation of disease — up to her last day of
work as a patient liaison coordinator, Rosie Sipley has experienced the
ups and downs of the lives of the people she has advocated for.

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