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What better way to put a smile on our deployed servicemembers' faces than by writing them a letter? With our Pen Pal Program, your kiddos can do just that.
My father served in the Marine Corps during World War II. He served in the Pacific on the staff of FMF Pac, first at Pearl Harbor and later at Noumea, New Caledonia
If you’re a chicken sandwich fan, your Monday just got a little brighter. The highly sought-after Popeye’s chicken sandwich is on its way to nine international military bases in Europe and 16 in Pacific.
On a blustery afternoon in late December, the cold permeates through the vast warehouse on RAF Alconbury. A buzzer goes off, the doors open, and music booms through speakers to help set the mood.
New Year’s Eve didn’t quite go to plan? How about a do-over? That’s entirely possible when you take a page out of the Russian playbook. 
STUTTGART, Germany -- The U.S. Army Health Clinic Stuttgart conducted its first inoculations of healthcare workers and first responders with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Dec. 31, 2020. 
I graduated from High School in 1979 in the top 10% of my class and had great ASVAB scores. I am from a small town in southern Georgia, and I was not ready for college, although I had several scholarships, academically and scholastically.
LOS ANGELES, CA – Filmed exclusively for the U.S. Military and Armed Forces Entertainment, Jason Derulo is bringing us a special New Year’s Eve concert that will have you dancing into 2021.
My uncles all served in WWII and Korea; I was proud to follow in their footsteps and do my part. They served in all branches in WWII, and my choice was the Army.
As I recall my childhood singing the famous Christmas carol “Silent Night,” images of my mom bringing my sisters and me hot cocoa as we sit by the fireplace singing this tune come fleeing in my mind.
Greetings from the North Pole! Stars and Stripes Europe is helping children get their letters to Santa. If you’re stationed in Europe, drop your child’s letter addressed to “Santa Claus, c/o Stars and Stripes, North Pole” into any U.S.
For those reading my posts: It was never my intent for anyone to read my postings. They were born from my need to ramble based on one of my counselors at the Vet center, reminding me that if we tell the story enough times, the emotions leave us.
Germany’s next traditional holiday destined for disruption is that of St. Martin’s Day.
Since World War II, Stars and Stripes has provided independent news and information important to the U.S.
The American Forces Network (AFN) is providing 10 hours of simultaneous, continuous, live election coverage from three different news services.
Next up in the seasonal spin of German holidays is St. Martin’s Day, an unofficial holiday loved by old and young alike for different reasons.