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‘Passport Day’ to speed up application pro

The U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Passport Office and the U.S. Consulate
in Frankfurt will host “Passport Day” Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in
the Patch Community Club on Patch Barracks.

February 11, 2010 ×
554th MP Co. NCO saves infant’s life

554th MP Co. NCO saves infant’s life

It was still morning on Nov. 8, 2009, when screams erupted from a stairwell apartment on Patch Barracks.

February 11, 2010 ×
TRICARE announces new pharmacy prices

TRICARE announces new pharmacy prices

The TRICARE Management Activity Uniform Business Office has announced
several changes in Military Health System pharmacy charges, which took
effect Jan. 3. 

January 14, 2010 ×

Disobeying VAT rules has stiff consequences

Thinking of using a value-added tax relief form to buy a house or buy
your host nation landlord a nice gift? Think again. VAT relief doesn’t
work like that.

January 14, 2010 ×

Transition team helps students prepare for future

Newcomers with children arrive in the Stuttgart military community with
a variety of questions, such as “Where will my child go to school?,”
“Will their classes transfer?” and “Can they still be in the band?.”

January 14, 2010 ×

2009 marks year of community service for Stuttgart Girl Scouts

The Girl Scouts have been busy this past year.Our focus was to give back to our community through service projects. 

January 14, 2010 ×
On the street

On the street

What is your fitness routine for winter?

January 14, 2010 ×
Time to rewind: 2009

Time to rewind: 2009

Take a look back at last year with our special section

January 14, 2010 ×
Patch wrestlers defend title with season-opener win

Patch wrestlers defend title with season-opener win

The Patch High School wrestling team set out to defend its 2008
European title as it hosted the 2009 season-opening wrestling
tournament Dec. 6.

 The results were a resounding team victory (273.5 points) over
Division I rivals Ramstein (216 points) and Wiesbaden (110 points).

December 16, 2009 ×
Walk-ons highlight Patch Boxing Invitational

Walk-ons highlight Patch Boxing Invitational

For the second time this year, the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Sports
and Fitness Program hosted an Installation Management Command-Europe
Boxing Invitational and for the second time, local first-time, walk-on
boxers stole the show.

December 16, 2009 ×

Celebrate the New Year!

U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart will host several New Year’s Eve parties Dec. 31: • Galaxy Entertainment Center, from 8 p.m. until 1 a.m. Pre-purchase tickets are $35/adult (12 years old or older) and $25/child. Children under four years old are free. Door tickets are $40/adult and $30/child.Tickets includes finger food,…

December 16, 2009 ×
USAG Stuttgart leaders lay wreath for U.S. Army

USAG Stuttgart leaders lay wreath for U.S. Army

December 16, 2009 ×

Seasonal Religious Support schedule:

Patch Chapel Dec. 20: Protestant Christmas Music Service, 11 a.m. Dec. 24: Catholic Christmas Eve Children’s Mass, 5 p.m. Dec. 24: Protestant Candlelight Service, 7 p.m. Catholic Christmas Eve Mass, 10 p.m. Dec. 25: Catholic Christmas Day Mass, 9 a.m. Dec. 31: Watch Night Service, 9:30 p.m. Jan. 1: Catholic…

December 16, 2009 ×

Ask a JAG_171209

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 aaron.lancaster2@eur.army.mil.

Q: I feel behind the curve when it comes to my finances, specifically
in regards to money management, saving for retirement, and taxes.  Do
you have any suggestions to help me sort out these difficult issues?

December 16, 2009 ×

Patch food court to become mini-mall in 2010

Court closure begins Jan. 11; other dining options offered

Eating out on Patch Barracks can be a hassle. If Dad wants a burger,
the kids prefer Subway and Mom needs a cup of coffee, there’s no “one
stop shop” to get it all done. Instead, the family may have to visit
three separate buildings.

December 16, 2009 ×