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Why cruise vacations are perfect for families

Snuggled up together on lounge chairs beneath a cloudless night sky, we passed bags of freshly popped corn between us as we gazed up at “Kung Fu...

Community Expo at Vogelweh March 16

Are you new to the Kaiserslautern area? Family and MWR will be hosting a Community Expo March 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

A customer checks out at the cash register inside the new Spangdahlem commissary during the grand opening of the facility on Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. Commissaries are among the facilities struggling with the hiring freeze. RUSTY FRANK/U.S. AIR FORCE

Federal hiring freeze could cause more disruptions to military services

WASHINGTON — Officials are warning that military families could see more disruptions in services as a result of President Donald Trump’s temporary...

Babies spend time outdoors on a warm fall day at the Air Force's Vogewel Child Development Center in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Officials say staffing shortages due to the federal hiring freeze may affect some families seeking on-base child care in the Kaiserslautern Military Community. JENNIFER H. SVAN/STARS AND STRIPES

Kaiserslautern child care hit by federal hiring freeze

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Families seeking on-base child care in the Kaiserslautern area — home to the largest U.S.

Children and Youth Services at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, Germany, will be restricted starting March 1, 2017, due to a hiring freeze that has caused staffing shortages. A similar cutback will take place at the CYS in Fort Knox, Ky. STARS AND STRIPES

Hiring freeze causes cutbacks in military childcare programs

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Military families at two U.S.

Col. Joe McFall, 52nd Fighter Wing commander, thanks all the tax center volunteers on the opening day at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Feb. 13, 2017. All the volunteers are trained and certified by an Internal Revenue Service representative. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Snyder)

Spangdahlem tax center is now open

Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany -- The Spangdahlem Tax Center opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 13 at 1 p.m.

6 benefits of military child care

You want to do the best you can for your child’s development. Wouldn’t it be a relief to go to work knowing your little one will be in good hands...

ACS hosting community baby shower

Army Community Service (ACS) Family Advocacy Program (FAP) will be hosting a...

DODEA and other education programs at Aviano

Congratulations on your assignment to Aviano Air Base, Italy.

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