Community: Cooking and Recipes

  AllRecipes.com
A collection of recipes, menus and videos about food preparation. The basic version is free but there is also a Pro version with a menu planner and custom recipe and nutrition tools.
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  Betty Crocker
The Betty Crocker community site has recipes,ideas and an "Ask Betty" section for making your next meal a hit!
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  Candy USA - Recipes
The National Confectioners Association hosts this site that includes a nice set of candy recipes and a special section for Kid friendly recipes.
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  Commissaries.com
Your commissary is one of the best benefits for military families. Find contact information for your local store as well as information on products and sales.
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  Cooking.com
A great resource in the food and cooking space that offers an entertaining shopping experiences with trusted brands and recipes.
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  Meals.com
A superb set of recipes and meal ideas from the Nestlé kitchens.
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  Pampered Chef Online
Popular with military spouses, The Pampered Chef line offers a popular set of kitchen wares online and through consultants.
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  World Wide Recipes
Subscribe to Worldwide Recipes to receive a free recipe by email every weekday. Each week's recipes provide a balanced and harmonious assortment of dishes made from fresh, healthful ingredients.
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Community: Coupons and Rebates

  Commissaries.com Savings Aisle
Check out what's on sale at your local commissary as well as how much you are saving versus shopping at another store.
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  Coupons & Sales from APO/FPO shipping merchants
A quick link to the sales, promotions and coupons by category for merchants that ship to APO/FPO/DPO addresses.
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  MilitaryCoupons.com
Find special offers, coupons and sales from military-friendly merchants. Some coupons and offers are only available to verified military personnel or families.
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  ShopMyExchange
The Army & Air Force Exchange Service has proudly served America’s armed forces for over 117 years by focusing on delivering quality goods and services at competitively low prices with superior service. .
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Community: Crafting and Hobbies

  Craft Connection
The Craft Connection carries high-quality cotton fabrics, superior threads, popular patterns, books, and sewing notions, everything always at a discount.
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  Crafts for Kids
A collection of kid friendly and age appropriate crafts for children from About.com.
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  Crayola.com
A huge assortment of Crayola products and crafting ideas.
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  EnchantedLearning.com - Crafts for Kids
A user supported site with craft projects that use materials commonly found around the house, like egg cartons, cardboard, paper, boxes, string, crayons, paint, glue, etc.
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  Ethelbird & Eliza Kids Fabrics
Trendy quilt fabric especially for tweens, teens, youngsters, and babies. Independent quilt shop quality, these luscious fabrics are not available in the chain stores. Cottons and plush fabrics for comforting quilts, swaddling blankets, teddy bears, and many more creative projects.
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  Fabric.com
Wholesale pricing on fabrics, quilting and crafting materials, notions, irons, sewing machines, patterns, knitting material, yarn, home decorating ideas and more.
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  Joann.com - Fabric, Crafts, Decor, Floral
First in Fabric and the Best Craft Choices — these words express the core of what makes Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores® so exciting. Why is Jo-Ann the unique resource that it is? It starts with the great product selection in our stores and on Joann.com® and only gets better with knowledgeable customer service, a clear focus on value, and an unmatched opportunity to connect with a vital creative community.
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  Quilter's Village
A robust and active quilting community with personal workspaces, galleries and groups.
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  Scrapbook Superstore
A family owned scrapbooking supply store with a huge selection of scrapbooking products, information and ideas.
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  Sewing.com (Split Hemz blog)
Women sharing their experiences and knowledge through their passion for sewing, building fulfilling relationships, and connecting their communities worldwide.
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  The Art Store
Get your art supplies (paint, albums, pens, markers, drawing materials and more) at this popular art supply store.
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Community: Health Information

  FamilyDoctor.org
Health information for the whole family provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), a national medical organization representing more than 110,600 family physicians, family practice residents and medical students.
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  Health Central
HealthCentral's mission is to empower millions of people to improve and take control of their health and well-being. They do this by providing wellness resources and tools help people to live healthier, more fulfilled lives.
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  KidsHealth.org
If you're looking for information you can trust about kids and teens that's free of "doctor speak," you've come to the right place. KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.
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  MedLine Plus
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
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  Military OneSource
Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and reserve service members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, and much more. .
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  MyTricare.com
Get your most needed benefits information including a Provider Directory, Authorizations (North and West only), Eligibility & Claim Status from Tricare managed care provider PGBA.
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  TRICARE - Military Health System
TRICARE® is the health care program serving Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families worldwide. .
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  WebMD
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.
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  Wellness.com
Wellness.com helps people live healthier, happier and more successful lives by connecting them with the best health, wellness and lifestyle information and resources on the web.
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Community: Kids and Teens

  A.C. Green Youth Foundation
The A.C. Green Youth Foundation is about building character, building strong bodies and strong minds, winning and losing with dignity, teamwork, and sacrifice. We provide programs that ignite dreams and an abstinence program that says it's okay to wait until marriage. In short, we are building leaders.
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  America's Story from America's Library
Fun and interesting stories from American history brought to you by the Library of Congress.
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  Bill Nye the Science Guy
Bill Nye, scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor, is a man with a mission: to help foster a scientifically literate society, to help people everywhere understand and appreciate the science that makes our world work.
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  Free Teens - Leadership training for teens
The Institute for Relationship Intelligence reaches urban & suburban youth in NY/NJ with messages of healthy relationships, self-leadership and service to others. In the last decade, I.R.I. has reached more than 100,000 youth, helping them to focus on achieving their future dreams and avoiding the traps that could endanger their lives and goals!
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  FunBrain.com
Funbrain, created for kids ages preschool through grade 8, offers more than 100 fun, interactive games that develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. Plus, kids can read a variety of popular books and comics on the site, including Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Amelia Writes Again, and Brewster Rocket.
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  National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Kids' Links
Activities and information for kids from the NIEHS - that’s the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
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  Nick Jr.
NickJr.com is THE place for online kids games and kids activities! Kids, parents, preschoolers, and everyone in your family who loves Nick Jr. TV shows will find hundreds of online kids games, kids crafts, and coloring pages starring favorite Nick Jr. characters, including Dora the Explorer, Ni Hao, Kai-lan, Diego, Backyardigans, Wonder Pets, and The Fresh Beat Band.
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  Nickelodeon Online
Online games, videos and music for Nickelodeon characters and TV shows.
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  PBS Kids
Videos and games for kids associated with the characters from PBS TV shows.
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  Pogo
Play free online games, including puzzle games, word games, card games and more with chances for prizes at Pogo. More advanced games can be played with a Club Pogo membership.
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  Quiz Hub: K-12 Interactive Learning Center
The Quiz Hub features online interactive matching quiz games that focus on vocabulary, math, geography, history, and science facts. Some quizzes are free while some require a paid subscription.
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  Sheppard Software
Hundreds of education games, activities, quizzes, articles and more. For kids and everyone to use online - for free!
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  Smokey Bear Website
Kids can learn about preventing forest fires through games and videos at Smokey's site.
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Community: Military Related Resources for Spouses

  AFN Europe
The official website for the American Forces Network (radio and TV) in Europe.
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  AFN Schedule (MyAFN.net)
TV and radio schedules for the Armed Forces Network. .
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  Army Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR)
Army Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, the G9 division of the Army’s Installation Management Command, is a comprehensive network of quality support and leisure services that enhances the lives of Soldiers, Civilians, Families, military retirees and other eligible participants.
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  DoD Dictionary of Military Terms
All approved joint definitions, acronyms, and abbreviations are contained in the DoD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms.
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  DOD Education Activity
The official homepage for the DoD Education Activity (operates schools on military installations).
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  Edelweiss Lodge & Resort
Edelweiss Lodge and Resort is an Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) facility located in Germany's Garmisch-Partenkirchen region. .
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  Hale Koa Hotel
Armed Forces Recreation Center property in Hawaii. .
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  Military Child Education Coalition
The work of the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) is focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition. A 501(c)(3) non-profit, world-wide organization, the MCEC performs research, develops resources, conducts professional institutes and conferences, and develops and publishes resources for all constituencies.
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  Military OneSource
Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and reserve service members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, and much more. .
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  MOAA Survivor Assistance
FAQs on the Survivor Benefit Program from the Military Officers Association of America.
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  National Military Family Association
Founded in 1969, the National Military Family Association is the leading non-profit organization focusing on issues important to military families. We believe that all military families deserve comprehensive child care, accessible health care, spouse employment options, great schools, caring communities, a secure retirement, and support for widows and widowers.
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  Navy Lodges Worldwide
Navy Lodges are available to military travelers and located around the world at most Naval Bases. .
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  Navy Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR)
Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) programs operated by the U.S. Navy.
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  Shades of Green Resort
Armed Forces Recreation Center (AFRC) property in Florida at Walt Disney World. .
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  Space Available Travel Forums (Dirk Pepperd's)
A popular forum for space available travelers on AMC military aircraft.
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  SpaceA.Net
Spacea.net's Pages and FAQ are unofficial web pages developed as a volunteer service to the members of the uniformed services/military community.
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  SpousesClubs.com
A connecting point For U.S. Military Spouses, stateside and abroad.
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Community: Military Spouse & Family

  American Family Association
AFA is one of the largest and most effective pro-family organizations in the country with over two million online supporters and approximately 180,000 paid subscribers to the AFA Journal, the ministry's monthly magazine. In addition, AFA owns and operates nearly 200 radio stations across the country under the American Family Radio (AFR) banner.
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  CinCHouse.com
CinCHouse.com is the Internet's largest community of military wives and women in uniform. Pronounced 'sink- house', we represent the "Commanders in Chief of the House'. Our members include military girlfriends, fiancees, mothers, wives, and sisters. We also welcome the unique perspective of male military spouses.
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  Focus on the Family
Focus on the Family is a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. We provide help and resources for couples to build healthy marriages that reflect God’s design, and for parents to raise their children according to morals and values grounded in biblical principles.
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  Immigration Direct
A useful site with step-by-step instructions and pointers to walk individuals through different immigration forms and processes.
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  iVillage.com
iVillage is the largest content-driven community for women online reaching 30 + million unique visitors per month (comScore). With over four million plus conversations annually and thousands of specific brands talked about weekly, iVillage is at the center of her digital routine.
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  Military Spouse Business Association
The Military Spouse Business Association is dedicated to the Financial Readiness, Self Motivation and Business Success of military spouses who own their own businesses.
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  Military Spouse Foundation
The Military Spouse Foundation (MSF) is an organization created by military spouses, for military spouses. We have created an interactive customized self actualization, transferable skills and career planning program specifically designed to meet the unique lives and careers of military spouses. Through our online career planning and entrepreneurial training center we are part mother, educator, mentor, adviser, supporter and advocate.
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  Military Spouse Support Network
A bulletin board forum for military spouses.
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  Military Spouses Corporate Career Network
The Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that focuses on employment readiness programs, job placement solutions and no-cost services to all military-affiliated spouses, retired military spouses and caregivers to war wounded heroes.
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  MilitaryWives.com
A number of service specific support sites for wives of the US Armed Forces.
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  MilSpouse.com
The web home for the Military Spouse Magazine and the Spouse of the Year award.
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  Sarah Smiley
Navy wife Sarah Smiley’s weekly column is syndicated to newspapers and magazines across the country. She has written three books and has been featured in The New York Times and Newsweek, and on Nightline, CNN, CBS, Fox News, and MSNBC.
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Surgeon general: Advances in brain health to help Soldiers, nation
The medical community is on the "precipice" of great advances in regards to brain health, said the Army's surgeon general.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Stressors in life can result in greater resilience
Repeated deployments into harm's way can accumulate unresolved tensions and stress, resulting in post-traumatic stress. On the other hand, Soldiers can learn adaptive techniques that inoculate them against it.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Corps of Engineers shares 'Nation's T. rex' with Smithsonian Natural History Museum, public
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History welcomed the arrival of a nearly complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton to the facility in Washington, D.C., April, 15, 2014.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
'Ms. Veteran America' uses title to tell Army story, support homeless female Veterans
Staff Sgt. Allaina Guitron uses her title of "Ms. Veteran America" to tell her Army story, support
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Chief of Army Reserve holds town hall on Fort McCoy
Lt. Gen. Jeffrey W. Talley, the chief of the U.S. Army Reserve and the commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, addressed more than 250 Soldiers during a town hall meeting at the 88th Regional Support Command headquarters on Fort McCoy, Wis., April 10, 2014.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Developing viable Army energy projects start to finish is a team effort
How well the Army is executing current projects is vital to securing future funding. When an Army Energy Conservation Investment Program project is complete, it should either be saving energy or generating energy.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Sleep deprivation not uncommon for Soldiers
Sleep deprivation isn't just from insomnia or all-night partying. In the Army, lack of sleep often results from operational requirements or high-operations tempo training, said a brigade combat team commander.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Army bids farewell to its tireless advocate, Dr. Westphal
Former Under Secretary of the Army Dr. Joseph W. Westphal's "record of achievement and accomplishment these last four-plus years have really been beyond impressive," said Secretary of the Army John McHugh.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
N.Y. Guard Soldiers support filming of new TV thriller
New York Army National Guard aviators, Honor Guard members and infantry Soldiers supported the filming of scenes for the new Universal Television/ NBC TV series "State of Affairs," April 3, 2014.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Army first-aid kits include new eye shield
The new rigid eye shield is now part of the revised individual first-aid kit that was distributed to troops in the fall. When properly worn, the shields can protect the eye from further damage after an initial eye injury is sustained.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
 
AF receives top honors for Special Victims’ Counsel Program
The Air Force Special Victims’ Counsel Program received the Federal Service Award April 9 at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. The Federal Service Award honors individuals for their direct service to victims of federal crime.


Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:01:00 GMT
April 14 - Pulse on AF force management
Pulse on Air Force force management, is an ongoing effort to bring Airmen the latest, most accurate information concerning the complex and dynamic force management programs.

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT
Air Force budget focuses on preserving capability, not aircraft
The debate over force structure reductions outlined in the Air Force’s fiscal year 2015 budget should be about capabilities and missions, not aircraft, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III told the Senate here April 10.

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:41:00 GMT
Exchange officer learns to use heart, mind to win friendships abroad
When then-Capt. Paul Morris stepped off the aircraft in Lima, Peru, to report for his first assignment as a foreign exchange officer, he faced three years away from family and friends in an unfamiliar country. Ahead lay uncertainty, accompanied by the tempting sense of adventure and intrigue of the unknown.


Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:09:00 GMT
Airmen: Our greatest strength
The Air Force’s top enlisted Airman, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody, along with top enlisted members of the Army, Navy and Marine Corps, testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s subcommittee on personnel, about the impact budget decisions have on the enlisted force, April 9.


Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:53:00 GMT
DOD, AF science and technology leaders testify before Senate
Kevin Gooder, the program integration division chief of the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for science, technology and engineering, testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s subcommittee on emerging threats and capabilities April 8.


Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:33:11 GMT
Elmendorf dependent recognized as 2014 Air Force Military Child of Year
An 18-year-old Air Force dependent from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, was recognized for his achievements and dedication to service at the Operation Homefront’s Military Child of the Year Awards gala at the Crystal Gateway Marriot here, April 10.


Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:42:00 GMT
Air Force Week in Photos
This week's photos feature Airmen around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.


Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:12:00 GMT
F-35 on time to replace previous tactical aircraft
The F-35 Lightning II will enhance combat capabilities, project U.S. power and deter potential adversaries, Air Force officials told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee’s subcommittee on tactical air and land forces in a hearing on tactical aircraft programs there, April 8.


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:30:17 GMT
April 8 – Pulse on AF force management
A limited number of Airmen who received notice that their previously approved applications for early retirement had been declined will be given the option to retire if they still desire to do so, officials announced April 8.

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:19:30 GMT
 
Family Members of HMCS Protecteur Arrive Safely in Pearl Harbor
United States Ship (USS) Michael Murphy arrived today alongside Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, with family members and civilian contractors transferred off Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Protecteur, five days after a fire onboard Protecteur.
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Australian, U.S. Sailors Trade Places During Pacific Bond 2013
The Arleigh-burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG-93) swapped 10 crewmembers with Royal Australian Navy (RAN) guided-missile frigate HMAS Sydney's (FFG 03), in support of Pacific Bond 2013, June 23 to enhance inter-ship operability and foster camaraderie.
Mon, 24 Jun 2013 09:55:00 -0400
Exercise Dogu Akdeniz 2013 Comes to an End
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stout (DDG 55) returned to Aksaz Naval Base after completing Exercise Dogu Akdeniz 2013, Nov. 14.
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:10:00 -0400
2014 Resolutions: Resolve to Protect against Flu
Start off 2014 in a healthful way by resolving to protect you and your family members from the flu.
Tue, 31 Dec 2013 01:44:00 -0400
NAVFAC Announces 2014 Engineers of the Year
Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) announced the winners of its 2014 Military and Civilian Engineers of the Year Awards Dec. 9.
Mon, 9 Dec 2013 02:47:00 -0400
NSWC PCD Aviation Search and Rescue Team Saves Distressed Kayaker
Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division's (NSWC PCD) Search and Rescue (SAR) crew responded to an urgent marine alert Oct. 23, from Coast Guard Sector Mobile concerning a kayaker who became adrift in rough seas about four miles offshore from Phillips Inlet in Panama City Beach, Fla.
Thu, 24 Oct 2013 05:05:00 -0400
Employers, Wounded Warriors and Veterans Register Now for Hiring Conference
Whether you're a veteran or wounded warrior looking for a job or an employer looking for qualified candidates, the 4th Annual Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Conference is the place to be May 28-29 in Raleigh, N.C.
Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:10:00 -0400
U.S. Fleet Forces Highlights Navy's Environmental Efforts
Personnel from U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) command highlighted the Navy's environmental efforts during Earth Day 2013 events held in the Hampton Roads, Va. area April 20-21.
Tue, 23 Apr 2013 09:28:00 -0400
US 4th Fleet Sailors find Professional, Personal Balance
The Sailors assigned to U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command /U.S. 4th Fleet, which is preparing for a change of command April 17, have capably planned dozens of maritime security operations, security cooperation activities and contingency operations in the past few years.
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:39:00 -0400
Exercise Obangame Express 2014 Commences
Naval forces from the United States, Europe, South America and Africa commenced the multinational maritime exercise Obangame Express, April 16.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:46:00 -0400
 
Retired Air Force major, MCSC employee deploys to Afghanistan
It's a cold morning in Virginia and Marianne Lumsden's house is absolutely spotless. The retired Air Force major and current Marine Corps Systems Command employee has everything in its place. Blankets are folded and stowed away perfectly. The floors shine and, save an open laptop and a few papers strewn about her glass-top coffee table-polished to perfection-nothing is out of place.


Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:02:49 GMT
MARFORRES in Afghanistan
With media coverage on Operation Enduring Freedom waning, budget discussions about ending funding to the war in Afghanistan, and focus turning away from the Middle East, U.S. forces are slowly being forgotten in the American conscious. But the fact remains that service members are still hard at work, working with and training Afghan troops and


Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:32:00 GMT
8th ESB stays sharp on the trigger
Marines with Alpha Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group assaulted the SR-8 range here with M-249 Squad Automatic Weapons, M-240B medium machine guns and the Corps’ old work horse, the M-2.50-caliber machine gun, April 14.  “We want to familiarize our Marines with the weapons systems they will be using on convoys


Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:58:00 GMT
DoD unveils improved sexual assault prevention training
As part of efforts to eliminate the crime of sexual assault in the military, Defense Department officials today announced improvements to sexual assault prevention and response training for all members of the armed forces and civilian employees.  Officials said the improvements center on development of consistent sexual assault prevention and

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:11:14 GMT
Trainers help maintain fitness during pregnancy
Marine Corps Base Quantico requires pregnant Marines to complete a Combat Fitness Test and a Physical Fitness Test within six months after their six weeks of postpartum convalescent leave regardless of the time of year. Fitness trainers at Barber Physical Activity Center offer training sessions tailored for pregnant and postpartum active duty and

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:41:00 GMT
Pendleton holds annual volunteer recognition ceremony
Military and civilian volunteers were awarded for their acts of service at the 2014 Volunteer Recognition Ceremony held at the Pacific Views Event Center here April 10.  All the nominees and their command staff were invited to attend because the winners were not notified until their names were announced during the ceremony.    Volunteers were


Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:12:26 GMT
Integration of reserve female Marines to select reserve units
Effective immediately, female Marines in grades E6 through E7 and O1 through O3, and female naval medical officers, chaplains and hospital corpsmen of the same grades, may be affiliated or assigned to select billets within the following 4th Marine Division and Force Headquarters Group units:  Headquarters Battery, 2nd Battalion, 14th Marine


Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:55:00 GMT
Relief society still accepting donations
The last day to donate to the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society 2014 Active Duty Fund Drive is April 30, 2014. The NMCRS provides financial assistance and education, as well as other programs and services, to members of the Navy and Marine Corps, their eligible family members, widows and survivors, according to NMCRS literature. So far, Marine Corps

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:23:00 GMT
Family Advocacy Program offers crucial class
Through confused, innocent eyes, knowing what to do may not be within their range of vision.  One in 10 children are sexually abused before their 18th birthday, and less than one-third of the cases are reported, according to www.d2l.org.  Child sexual abuse is any sexual act between an adult and a minor, or two minors; when one exerts power over

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:02:00 GMT
Marines behind scenes, propelling surge: 8th ESB makes magic possible at WTI
“I don’t ever, ever, ever want to hear the term logistics tail again. If our aircraft, missiles, and weapons are the teeth of our military might, then logistics is the muscle, tendons, and sinews that make the teeth bite down and hold on— logistics is the jawbone!” - Lt. Gen. Leo Marquez, USAF  The commencement of spring season brings the Weapon 


Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:41:00 GMT
 
Hagel Calls Chile's Disaster Responses 'Model for Region'
In a Pentagon meeting with Chilean Defense Minister Jorge Burgos, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel commended the minister for Chile's response to recent natural disasters.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
U.S. Ship Responds to Scene of Korean Ship Sinking
The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard is responding to the scene after the passenger ship Sewol sank near the island of Jindo off South Korea's coast.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Face of Defense: Son Follows in Air Force Parents' Footsteps
Ruben Gawan always has known he would follow in the footsteps of his parents, who are both Air Force chief master sergeants.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Helpline Marks 3 Years of Aiding Sexual Assault Victims
The DOD Safe Helpline -- a crisis-response resource that provides sexual assault victims with an anonymous and confidential system of support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from anywhere in the world – marks three years of operation this month.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
'Birdies for the Brave' Tees Up Support for Vets, Families
The Professional Golfers' Association Tour boasts a flourishing military outreach program for total force military members and their families, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Obama to Award Medal of Honor to Former Soldier for 2007 Actions
President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to former Army Sgt. Kyle J. White in a May 13 White House ceremony for conspicuous gallantry while serving in Afghanistan's Nuristan province Nov. 9, 2007.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
DOD Releases Report on Estimated Sequestration Impacts
Defense Department officials released a report that documents the cuts to military forces, modernization and readiness that will be required if defense budgets are held at sequester-levels in the years beyond fiscal year 2015.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Battaglia Brings All-service Panel to Mayport Cadets
The senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff completed his command visit to Naval Station Mayport, Fla., by conducting an all-service, interactive panel of commissioned and noncommissioned officers ready to answer questions from local Junior ROTC cadets.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Small Business Administrator Visits Military Entrepreneur Class
The new administrator of the Small Business Administration spoke to a new class of 17 airmen and three sailors who are transitioning out of the services. during a trip to the Pentagon to meet with young service members enrolled in the agency's "Boots to Business" program.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
DOD Seeks Efficiencies in Sustainment, Logistics
When the Defense Department is looking to save money, it turns to sustainment and logistics, the undersecretary of defense for acquisitions, logistics and technology said.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
 
National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve Activated as of April 15, 2014
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's Meeting with Chilean Minister of National Defense Jorge Burgos Varela
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
DoD Announces Comprehensive Review of Military Justice System
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Flag Officer Announcements
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
DOD Releases Estimated Impacts of Sequestration-Level Funding Report
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
General Officer Announcements
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
DOD to Award $167 Million in Research Funding
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Readout of Secretary Chuck Hagel's Call with Egyptian Minister of Defense Col. General Sedki Sobhy
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Flag Officer Assignments
News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Readout of Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Christine Fox's Meeting with Iceland's Minister of Foreign Affairs Gunnar Sveinsson
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