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RAMSTEIN, GERMANY-- Veterinary Medical Center Europe veterinarians trained flight nurses and technicians of the 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron on treatment and management of military working dogs last week at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. 
For many of us, a stressful aspect of moving to Europe is the transportation of our four-legged family members. I worried the entire flight to Germany about my dog and cat, but they were both eagerly awaiting us at baggage claim, no worse for the wear.
For those who love scooters, electric scooters will soon be legal on German roads, following the Budesrat's approval last week. The electric two-wheel vehicles will be allowed on roads and cycle lanes but forbidden on sidewalks.
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The American Forces Network (AFN) is increasing the protection of its television programming by requiring viewers to register decoders annually, instead of once every three years.
Attention all nature lovers and foodies: Want to learn more about foraging wild herbs and fruits? Level up your cooking skills by making cheesecake out of dandelion, which doesn’t get more local than this!
75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy
Through June 16 in Normandy, France
Venturing to new countries affords us the opportunity for new adventures and experiences. One of the best ways to experience a country is through its food. Well, that’s my favorite way to do it. With each season comes different ingredients indigenous to the land.
75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy
Through June 16 in Normandy, France
Who better to celebrate than your mother? There are just so many reasons she deserves your praise on May 12.
SEEHEIM, GERMANY — Graduates, government and corporate partners, and university representatives were among those attending the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Europe commencement ceremony at the Lufthansa Training and Conference Centre in Seeheim, Germany, Saturday, April 27.
Kleinbrauermarkt / Brewer’s Market
May 3-5, Ulm
Some 14 regional brewers adhering to traditional methods showcase their potent wares next door to Ulm’s towering cathedral.
The month of May is a special time for our military, past and present, as they are commemorated for their sacrifice and dedication to our country during Military Appreciation Month. The role of the military spouse is also acknowledged as they have their own appreciation day on May 10.
Mother’s Day in Germany is celebrated on the same day as in the U.S. which is on the second Sunday in May. This year, it's on May 12.  The coinciding date has both advantages and disadvantages.