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On the street

On the street

What is the first spring activity you plan to do?

April 8, 2010 ×

DUI: You don’t want to tell this story

Driving under the influence — DUI, DWI, drunk driving, driving drunk,
however you decide to say it: the sting of those words hits harder than
you know.

April 8, 2010 ×
Swing into spring!

Swing into spring!

April 8, 2010 ×
Forum teaches women to seize opportunities

Forum teaches women to seize opportunities

Close to 100 women — and a few men — attended the second annual Women’s Leadership Forum March 25, hosted by the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Equal Employment Opportunity Office, and held at the Swabian Special Event Center on Patch Barracks. Participation increased from last year by 30 percent, said…

April 8, 2010 ×
Braving  the Arctic Circle

Braving the Arctic Circle

SOF personnel adapt to bitter cold in Norway exercise

March 25, 2010 ×
Students star in BEMS  Talent Night

Students star in BEMS Talent Night

March 25, 2010 ×
AFRICOM employee, Little League president loses battle with cancer

AFRICOM employee, Little League president loses battle with cancer

Albert Rowe, 60, an employee of the U.S. Africa Command Office of the Inspector General, died on March 2 in Sindelfingen after a battle with cancer.

March 25, 2010 ×

Ask a JAG

Editor’s Note: Do you have a question you would like to see answered in a future edition of The Citizen? If so, contact “Ask a JAG” at sean.marvin@eur.army.mil. Q: Does living in Germany, and serving in the military in general, affect whether I am required to pay state income tax?…

March 25, 2010 ×
On the street

On the street

What does your cell phone say about you?

March 25, 2010 ×

Camaraderie keeps troops warm during winter exercise

One thing I
have learned through my personal interactions with soldiers of other
nations is that we all share universal traits, dislikes and jargon.

March 25, 2010 ×
New shoppette opens on Kelley

New shoppette opens on Kelley

March 25, 2010 ×

What’s happening in FMWR

Arts and Crafts contest open for entries The deadline to submit works of art to the 2009 Stuttgart Arts and Crafts contest is May 1. Guidelines and entry forms are available at both the Patch and Kelley Arts and Crafts centers.   The exhibition will be held in the Swabian…

March 11, 2010 ×

Analysis program focuses on preventing combat injuries

Every time a service member is killed or wounded in combat, it sets off
a process aimed at identifying what happened, who perpetrated it and
how it might have been prevented — and instituting changes to reduce
the likelihood of it being repeated.

March 11, 2010 ×
Social media:

Social media:

New policy authorizes access from non-classified government computers, with caveats

March 11, 2010 ×
Book club:

Book club:

Normally, the Patch Library is a quiet place.

March 11, 2010 ×