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Students learn art of Italian cooking at USO

Students learn art of Italian cooking at USO

Italian cooking isn’t just about making food: it’s the practice of
enjoying life’s simple pleasures. That’s what students learned in the
first “Art of the Italian Kitchen” cooking class offered by the
Stuttgart branch of the United Service Organizations, which ended April
6.

April 21, 2011 ×
Experienced cyclist credits helmet for saving his life

Experienced cyclist credits helmet for saving his life

The importance of wearing a helmet, from one service members personal account.

April 21, 2011 ×
EFMP support groups bolster families, children

EFMP support groups bolster families, children

Norma Nunez, having just received an autism diagnosis for her 3-year-old
son last November, wondered if there was a support group in U.S. Army
Garrison Stuttgart for families facing similar issues.

April 21, 2011 ×

Moving: Planning ahead can ensure renters get security deposits returned

Reimbursement of security deposits are due at the time of move-out to
those renting on the German economy, if there are no claims in dispute.

However, all too often renters do not receive their security deposits
—which are typically 1.5 to two months’ rent — in full or at all, due to
landlords’ claims of reimbursement for damages and other charges at
move-out.

April 7, 2011 ×
Moving: Protect belongings, peace of mind

Moving: Protect belongings, peace of mind

In light of the warehouse fire last fall, which destroyed the household
goods of 120 military families stationed in U.S. Army Garrison
Stuttgart, families planning a permanent change of station this summer
may be wondering how to ensure maximum protection of their belongings.

April 7, 2011 ×
Stuttgart’s ‘Night of the Museums’ long on entertainment

Stuttgart’s ‘Night of the Museums’ long on entertainment

Stuttgart’s “Long Night of the Museums” provides patrons the opportunity
to enjoy the city’s museums, art galleries and clubs in a new light —
starlight, that is.

This year’s “Long Night of the Museums” is April 9 from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.  

The program features over 100 events located in and around downtown
Stuttgart, such as jazz and gospel concerts, city tours, boat trips on
the Neckar River, laser shows, exhibitions, lectures and parties.

April 7, 2011 ×
Door-slamming fun, scandal star in ‘Rumors’ at Kelley Theatre

Door-slamming fun, scandal star in ‘Rumors’ at Kelley Theatre

The deputy mayor of New York lies bleeding on the floor and his wife is
missing — just in time for their 10th wedding anniversary party: thus
opens “Rumors,” a farcical play by Neil Simon, now showing at the Kelley
Theatre.

April 7, 2011 ×
Cut back on alcohol use with forethought, practice

Cut back on alcohol use with forethought, practice

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and there’s no better time to consider
cutting back on alcohol consumption. The National Institute of
Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse recommends the following strategies for
cutting back.

April 7, 2011 ×
Forum aids women seeking to enhance careers

Forum aids women seeking to enhance careers

Accomplished professionals revealed their strategies for success during
the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Women’s Leadership Forum held March 24
on Patch Barracks.

April 7, 2011 ×
Peek into Mozart’s past in Salzburg, Austria

Peek into Mozart’s past in Salzburg, Austria

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is known throughout the world for his music: He
produced 22 operas, in addition to instrumental compositions,
symphonies, serenades, marches, string quartets and songs.

March 24, 2011 ×
Interns make impact on local Family and MWR programs

Interns make impact on local Family and MWR programs

John Hamilton, working as a fitness coordinator at Fort Huachuca,
Ariz., was on a quest to further develop his career in sports and
fitness. A homework lab technician for youth at Fort Stewart, Ga., Mary
Kane was searching for a way to move into management.

March 24, 2011 ×
Some like it hot: USAG Stuttgart chili cook-off entries made grown men cry

Some like it hot: USAG Stuttgart chili cook-off entries made grown men cry

What does it take to make the perfect pot of chili?

There were many different answers at the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart
Chili Cook-off held March 13 by the Family and Morale, Welfare and
Recreation Community Recreation Division.

March 24, 2011 ×

No-shows make appointments scarce at clinic

Community members who fail to show up at scheduled appointments at U.S.
Army Health Clinic Stuttgart prevent another patient from being seen
and cause the clinic to lose hundreds of dollars for each missed
appointment.

March 10, 2011 ×

Medical Readiness assists all service branches

The U.S. Army Health Clinic  Stuttgart’s Medical Readiness section
assists military personnel with completing medical readiness
requirements and force health protection measures.

March 10, 2011 ×
Clinic offers specialized screenings, treatments consistent with U.S. care

Clinic offers specialized screenings, treatments consistent with U.S. care

The U.S. Army Health Clinic Stuttgart follows national performance
standards on important dimensions of health care service that are
delivered to service members and their families. These quality measures
are called Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set, or HEDIS,
measures,  and they allow the clinic to compare the level of services
provided with quality standards of care being used by health care
organizations across the U.S.

March 10, 2011 ×