Archive for January, 2017

Commissaries begin measuring regional savings

Commissaries begin measuring regional savings

Congress now requires DeCA to report on savings regionally, comparing prices with two-to-three commercial grocers.

January 31, 2017 ×
Take a spa day in the Black Forest

Take a spa day in the Black Forest

Experience a royal spa treatment in the Black Forest town of Bad Wildbad, plus many more in Stuttgart.

January 31, 2017 ×
Religious Support Office location changes

Religious Support Office location changes

Some RSO offices are moving to new locations.

January 30, 2017 ×
Patch Middle School teachers win funds for innovation

Patch Middle School teachers win funds for innovation

Congratulations to Trisha McGonigle, and Gerri Scholdei teachers of Patch Middle School.

January 30, 2017 ×
Cracking windows for a few minutes per day helps circulate air and mitigates the growth of mold, but leaving a window above a heater for longer than that is a waste of energy.

Save money at work or home with winter energy conservation

Remember, portable heating devices are not allowed for use in garrison facilities.

January 30, 2017 ×
Tips to lower the risk of heart disease

Tips to lower the risk of heart disease

You can make healthy changes to lower your risk of developing heart disease.

January 30, 2017 ×
Pet ownership comes with responsibilities

Pet ownership comes with responsibilities

Pet ownership is not something to be entered into lightly.

January 27, 2017 ×
CID Alert: Beware of this family history website

CID Alert: Beware of this family history website

In order to safeguard your information and have it removed follow these steps…

January 27, 2017 ×
Battery boxes, like this one standing guard outside the exit to the Panzer Commissary, are the right way to dispose of old dry cell batteries like D, AA, AAA and 9 volt. Photo by John Reese, U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Public Affairs.

Dead batteries don’t go in household trash

Battery disposal options for car batteries, household batteries and more.

January 27, 2017 ×
Turbans, beards, dreadlocks now permissible for some Soldiers

Turbans, beards, dreadlocks now permissible for some Soldiers

The Army has granted waivers to Sikh Soldiers since 2009. Read more about additional policy changes.

January 25, 2017 ×
USAREUR Chief of Staff speaks at Bundeswehr State Command event

USAREUR Chief of Staff speaks at Bundeswehr State Command event

Baden-Wuerttemberg’s Lecture Series features topics relevant to security policy.

January 25, 2017 ×
6 tips for traveling Europe with children

6 tips for traveling Europe with children

Parents don’t have to be super adventurous and plan trips out of the country.

January 25, 2017 ×
View from Killesberg, Stuttgart area. Photo by Holly DeCarlo-White

Protective tips for house hunting off-post

House hunting? Consider these common sense suggestions when selecting a home off-post.

January 19, 2017 ×
DOD to open online exchange shopping to veterans

DOD to open online exchange shopping to veterans

All honorably discharged veterans of the military will be able to shop online at the Exchange.

January 19, 2017 ×
RSO announces Youth of the Chapel program

RSO announces Youth of the Chapel program

Weekly fellowship opportunities and education for youth in grades 7-12.

January 18, 2017 ×