Archive for May, 2013

S.J. Grady

A construction crew digs a trench behind Building 2949 for a new district heating system on Panzer Kaserne May 8. Insulated pipes will be installed underground to carry hot water to and from buildings on Panzer Kaserne. The project is expected to be completed in spring of 2014.

Greener, cost-efficient heating project underway at Panzer

U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart is moving closer to a greener, more efficient method of providing heat to Panzer Kaserne. The installation is currently heated by aging oil-fired steam boilers, which have low efficiency limitations and contribute to carbon emissions.

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Take time to ‘explore, dream, discover’ on Neckar River

Take time to ‘explore, dream, discover’ on Neckar River

Every year, thousands of tourists tour Germany’s most famous waterways – the Rhine, Elbe and Danube rivers.

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Overlooked coins, mementos ‘tell’ Zippy’s story

Overlooked coins, mementos ‘tell’ Zippy’s story

When fantasizing about finding a hidden treasure, images of a wooden chest overflowing with gold and jewelry may come to mind.

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Odierno: time to solve sexual assault, harassment

Odierno: time to solve sexual assault, harassment

Over the last 12 years of war, our Army has demonstrated exceptional
competence, courage, and resiliency in adapting to the demands of war
and accomplishing the mission.

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Get free admission to stateside museums

If you are headed stateside this summer, more than 2,000 museums across the nation will open their doors free of charge

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Top engineer promotes STEM to students

Top engineer promotes STEM to students

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers commanding general made a pitch to spur
more interest in science, technology, engineering and math among
American students during a visit to Patch High School May 14.

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Furlough to start July 8, notices on the way

Furlough to start July 8, notices on the way

After weeks of review, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has concluded
budget cuts will require most of the department’s civilian employees to
be furloughed beginning in July

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PTO campaign helps students deal with stress

PTO campaign helps students deal with stress

With Advanced Placement tests and final exams around the corner, Patch
High School students were urged to laugh their test-associated anxieties
away.

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Military metal

Military metal

C.J. Pierce, a guitarist with heavy-metal band Drowning Pool,

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Families of fallen receive designated parking across Europe installations

Families of fallen receive designated parking across Europe installations

U.S. Army garrisons across Europe have reserved 40 designated parking
spaces for use by Gold Star families at on-post public facilities.

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Honoring service, sacrifice of U.S. Armed Forces

This month Americans around the world will pause to observe Memorial Day.
Since
its first official proclamation as Decoration Day on May 5, 1868, and
its first observance on May 30, 1868, it has been a day of remembrance
for those who sacrificed and died in our nation’s service.

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USAG Stuttgart honors volunteers

USAG Stuttgart honors volunteers

U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart thanked volunteers for their selfless service during the annual Volunteer Recognition Ceremony.

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Breedlove takes helm of EUCOM

Breedlove takes helm of EUCOM

A soft drizzle didn’t dampen spirits May 10 as U.S. European Command
welcomed its new commander, Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove

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