Archive for July, 2018

Look Before You Lock: Never leave children in vehicles unattended

Look Before You Lock: Never leave children in vehicles unattended

Child death from vehicular heatstroke is a parent’s worst nightmare, but unfortunately, it happens more often than you think.

July 30, 2018 ×
Police in Germany may use hand-held signals that say “Halt Polizei” or digital signs attached to their vehicles that say “Bitte folgen” to ask drivers to pull over.

Autobahns suffering ‘blow-ups’ in the current heat wave

Blow-ups are caused when concrete slabs do not have enough room to expand in the heat.

July 26, 2018 ×
A bag of assorted coins is transformed into mostly paper money. Customers bring a receipt from the counting machine to the teller, who pays out the amount or, for Community Bank customers, deposits it into their account. Photo by John Reese, USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Stuttgart sees reduction in post allowance

The US Department of State recently updated the Department of State Standardized Regulations.

July 25, 2018 ×
Urgent heat illness public health alert

Urgent heat illness public health alert

Heat illness continues to threaten individual health and performance of our service members, Department of Defense civilians, and the collective health of our force. 

July 24, 2018 ×
Tech Expo ongoing now

Tech Expo ongoing now

The Stuttgart Tech Expo in the Swabian Special Events Center, Patch Barracks is taking place now and tomorrow, July 24, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

July 23, 2018 ×
Host nation firefighters battle flames during a simulated aircraft crash as part of U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart's annual force protection exercise, Stallion Shake, in conjunction with the Stuttgart Airport in Echterdingen, Oct. 22, 2016. Photo by Eric Steen

Update 2: Exercise! Exercise! Exercise! today and tomorrow

USAG Stuttgart will conduct its annual Stallion Shake force protection exercise, July 20-21.

July 20, 2018 ×
Best dining facility in the Stuttgart military community.

405th LRC Stuttgart announces org-day operating hours

The 405th LRC-Stuttgart advises what’s open and closed during the upcoming USAG Stuttgart organization day, Aug. 3.

July 18, 2018 ×
RBZ hosts magic and cupcakes

RBZ hosts magic and cupcakes

The community center at the RBZ hosted a Harry Potter-themed event, July 12.

July 17, 2018 ×
Where to find Wi-Fi, business services on-post in Stuttgart

Where to find Wi-Fi, business services on-post in Stuttgart

Need Wifi or computer or printer access? Here is all you need to know to do business within the Stuttgart military community.

July 17, 2018 ×
Patch car wash closed July 23

Patch car wash closed July 23

The Patch Barracks car wash is to be closed a few hours, July 23, for regular maintenance.

July 17, 2018 ×
Gary Sinise of the "Lt. Dan Band" in performance. Photo from Wikipedia

Lt. Dan Band concert cancelled

The “Lt. Dan Band” concert on Panzer Kaserne, scheduled for Monday, Aug. 20, has been cancelled. 

July 16, 2018 ×
Vehicle Registration entrance on Panzer Kaserne. Photo by USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs

Welcome to Stuttgart: Getting your vehicle registered and fueled in USAREUR

With a USAREUR driver’s license in hand, drivers can register a vehicle and get a fuel card.

July 16, 2018 ×
US-wide EpiPen shortage and what it means for you

US-wide EpiPen shortage and what it means for you

A nationwide shortage of EpiPens has prompted a change in policy concerning their administration.

July 16, 2018 ×
Water sampling for Legionella bacteria in Stuttgart almost complete


Water sampling for Legionella bacteria in Stuttgart almost complete


Testing for Legionella bacteria in the Stuttgart community has mostly finished, with 12 out of 131 samples set to be retaken.

July 13, 2018 ×
Doing your part to save the garrison’s energy bill?

Doing your part to save the garrison’s energy bill?

Making a few small changes to your daily doings could make a big difference to sustainability—and the Army’s energy bill!

July 12, 2018 ×