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March 14, 2014
Volume 38, number 10
Photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko
U.S. Air Force and Royal Canadian Air Force Airmen patrol and build a base during Silver Flag March 8 on Ramstein. The objective of Silver Flag is to prepare Airmen not only for contingency response, but to build partnerships with allies from the bottom up.
Two countries, one ﬂag: Silver Flag
by Airman 1st Class Jordan Castelan 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs More than 160 service members took part in training that not only familiarized them with their gear, but the operations and techniques of a
NATO ally during Silver Flag March 8 on Ramstein. Twenty Canadian airmen worked side by side with their American counterparts, tackling the training designed to simulate a deployed environment. The objective of Silver Flag is to prepare Airmen for contingency
response and to build partnerships with allies from the bottom up. “Working with the Canadians has been a great experience,” said Airman 1st Class Allen Wexter, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron ﬁreﬁghter. “We’ve both been learning from each other and gaining a grasp on the modus ope-
randi of an ally nation.” Airmen from both countries took part in setting up a base from scratch and then handling emergency situations in which ﬁreﬁghters, Hazmat and security forces would respond. See SILVER FLAG, Page 3
Soldiers compete for Best Warrior
Airmen may, for medical reasons, be granted a shaving waiver. They must keep hair trimmed not to exceed 1/4 inch in length and will not shave or trim in such a manner to give a sculpted appearance. The shaving waiver must be on their person at all times while in uniform, and they must produce it when asked. Refer to AFI 36-2903, or ask your unit leadership.
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See BEST WARRIOR, Page 2
Sgt. Noel Phelps (left), parachute rigger with the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s 5th Quartermaster Company (Riggers), 21st Special Troops Battalion, catches his breath while Sgt. Matthew Langton, 5th QM Co. parachute rigger, grades the results of the land navigation portion of the Best Warrior Competition.
hey come from around the organization for a chance to compete. Each was selected by their leaders and peers as one of the best. Now they have to prove it. Soldiers, NCOs and ofﬁcers from the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s 21st Special Troops Battalion performed
tasks and competitions in the KMC and Baumholder during the battalion’s Best Warrior Competition March 3 to 7. The competition began on Rhine Ordnance Barracks in the early hours of March 3. The competitors started with a modiﬁed Army physical ﬁtness test. In place of the improved physical ﬁtness uniform, they wore Army combat uniforms with running shoes. They also carried their weapons during the running portion of the test.
Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Alexander A. Burnett 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs
Educators strengthen imaginations, Page 6
Airmen ‘mustache’ the question, Page 9
Kaiserslautern offers spring market, Page 28
March 14, 2014
Diverse Airmen strengthen Air Force’s global presence COMMENTARY
by Gen. Frank Gorenc U.S. Air Forces in EuropeAir Forces Africa commander
diverse force is our unique advantage in providing forward-based combat power for America. Diversity of cultures, beliefs and ideas are ever-present in our professional and personal lives. These differences among Airmen make us more effective. I read a January Combined Joint Task ForceHorn of Africa article about an Airman who exemplifies perseverance and resiliency and highlights the power of diversity. Staff Sgt. Deng Pour is a religious affairs NCO who grew up in Sudan. As a child, he was surrounded by violence, but escaped on foot at the age of 5 to Ethiopia. For three months he ran from troops and bombs and survived by eating grass and mud. Three years later, he returned to Sudan, but was subsequently sent to a refugee camp in northern Kenya.
the region. Pour offers a unique cultural bridge that a native American Airman cannot provide, and as the Air Forces Africa commander, I am thankful he joined the Air Force and is there serving. You can read the full story at www.hoa. africom.mil/Story/7840/true-resilienceone-manrsquos-journey-from-south-sudanto-american-airman. Airmen from different cultures and backgrounds offer perspectives and solutions to Courtesy graphic challenges that may otherwise be overlooked. At the age of 16 he came to the U.S. and lived Like Pour, I am a naturalized American citiwith his aunt. zen, and from experience, I can tell you embracIn 2006, an Air Force recruiter traveled three ing diversity will help us remain the world’s hours to meet Pour at his home in Minnesota and greatest Air Force. helped him transition into the military. I encourage you to embrace diversity, which Whether the recruiter knew it or not, the ser- is critical to solving complex global problems. geant would become a unique asset during a It is a cornerstone to the Air Force’s sucdeployment to Africa. cess. Continue to take advantage of the skills Now at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, Pour’s and talents of all Airmen. Remember our Air personal experiences and knowledge of the Force vision: The world’s greatest Air Force region are a valuable advantage to the joint — powered by Airmen, fueled by innovation. team. He is helping task force leadership under- Embracing diversity will help us achieve our stand customs and traditions of our partners in vision.
Baumholder. The competing Soldiers completed a grueling 12-mile ruck-march, demonstrated their knowledge of first-aid and combat “It surprised me what a difference carrying life-saver techniques, and conducted a firethe weapon made on my run time,” said Spc. under-stress weapons qualification range. Shane Waite, intelligence analyst assigned to The final day of competition involved each the 21st TSC. “I ran a good minute slower than warrior submitting an essay discussing sexual normal.” The competition then moved forward to day harassment in the Army, appearing in the Army and night land navigation. The warriors were service uniform before a board and engaging a given a starting point and four eight-digit grid member of the civilian media. After the day’s coordinates to find in an allotted time while events were complete, the board members deliberated and tallied each Soldier’s score. wearing body armor and a helmet. During the The winners were announced during a ceremonight land navigation, competitors were only ny on Panzer Field that afternoon. allowed to use a red-lens flashlight for illumiThe 21st STB Best Warriors are: Spc. James nation. “I was surprised that I found more of my Spc. Daniel A. Lucero, strength management specialist with the 21st Special Simo in the Soldier category, Sgt. Noel Phelps points at night than I did during the day,” said Troops Battalion, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, attempts to choke in the NCO category, and Chief Warrant Officer 2nd Lt. Kathleen G. McDougal, operations out his opponent during the combatives portion of the 21st STB Best Warrior 2 Eric Christianson. Christianson was also the overall competition winner, with the most officer with the 21st STB. “This has been Competition March 4 on Rhine Ordnance Barracks. a very fun experience. It is important for us as The competitors also fought each other using points from the events. “I wanted to compete for my Soldiers, hopefully Soldiers to get out and perform our basic Soldier modern Army combatives techniques on Rhine skills with some healthy competition.” Ordnance Barracks. Soldiers sparred for six min- to motivate my Soldiers and my NCOs to become The second day of competition brought the crew- utes and received points for gaining the dominant better leaders,” said Christianson, airdrop sysserved weapons knowledge portion. Each Soldier position in the fight or for causing their opponent tems technician assigned to the 5th Quartermaster Company, 21st STB. aligned their sights on both the M-249 and M2 .50 to tap out. These Soldiers will continue on to the 21st TSC caliber machine guns using the Engagement Skills The third and fourth days of the Best Warrior Trainer on Panzer Kaserne. competition took place on Smith Barracks in Best Warrior competition. bEsT wARRiOR, from Page 1
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U.S. Air Force and Royal Canadian Air Force members respond to a simulated fire March 8 on Ramstein. Silver Flag is a weeklong training program, and Airmen from all over the planet are able to participate.
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“We are fortunate to have an opportunity of this scale,” said Staff Sgt. Justin Hrusovsky, 435th Construction and Training Squadron fire and rescue contingency instructor. “Chances to build our core technical competencies but reaffirm our partnerships with NATO partners are critical in strengthening our overall force package.” With one of only two active training facilities able to provide such hands-on training, Ramstein looks to continue establishing international relations through its Airmen.
“Training opportunities like these provide a necessary way for us to be prepared,” said Canadian air force Cpl. Ryan Ford, 9th Wing Gander water, fuels and environmental technician. “We need to familiarize ourselves with NATO ally operations, but aid in familiarizing our allies with our operations to ensure successes in any environment.” With Silver Flag under their belts and confidence freshly shining through their minds, Airmen with the Canadian and American armed forces prepared themselves under one flag.
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TOP LEFT: An Airman with the 115th Fighter Wing rolls up a fire hose after a simulated fire. TOP RIGHT: An Airman with the 115th Fighter Wing participates in Silver Flag. During Silver Flag, Airmen underwent field training and performed repairs after simulated base attacks. ABOVE: Firefighters with the U.S. Air Force and Royal Canadian Air Force debrief after a simulated fire March 8 on Ramstein.
March 14, 2014
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1 p.m.: Burglary and larceny of private property were reported in Ramstein-Miesenbach.
10:08 p.m.: A major trafﬁc accident was reported in Stelzenberg.
11:50 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Köln/Lindenthal. 13:16 p.m.: Shoplifting was reported on Vogelweh.
MARCH 9 » Mackenbach: One silver Cannondale Caad 5 street bike and one red Shimano XTR mountain bike.
11:34 p.m.: Domestic assault was reported in Morlautern.
1:02 a.m.: Failure to obey an order or regulation, provoking speeches and gestures and communicating a threat were reported in Kaiserslautern. 2:43 a.m.: Drunken driving was reported in Kaiserslautern.
• The KMC Housing ofﬁces will be closed Monday and Tuesday for computer training. • The Funishings Management ofﬁces on Einsiedlerhof, Ramstein and Vogelweh will be closed Monday and Tuesday for training.
Due to repair works, autobahn A6 direction Mannheim, between Kaiserslautern-West and Kaiserslautern interchange, will be closed completely from 10 a.m. Saturday to 6 p.m. Sunday. Motorists will be detoured on U25 from KL-West to the KL interchange.
The 100 percent munitions stockpile inventory will be conducted Monday to March 21. During this time, the munitions storage area will be closed to all account custodians, therefore, only emergency issue requests approved by the respective group commander may be submitted.
MARCH 4 » Ramstein-Miesenbach: Four BMW summer tires; four BMW rims; one pair of blue, size 8 women’s Nike soccer cleats; and one pair of black and neon yellow, size 7 women’s soccer cleats.
5:08 p.m.: A major trafﬁc accident with injuries was reported in Kaiserslautern.
The Ramstein Civilian Personnel Section will host an informational town hall at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Hercules Theater, Bldg. 2101 on Ramstein. All Air Force APF, NAF and LN civilian employees and their supervisors are encouraged to attend. Topics of discussion include U.S. and LN civilian performance appraisals, Thrift Savings Plan, VERA/VSIP, and more. Direct questions to the Ramstein Civilian Personnel Customer Service at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 480-5850 or 06371-47-5850.
Women’s History Month
March is Women’s History Month under the motto, “Celebrating women of character, courage and commitment.” Weekly library displays and story time will be held from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday and March 27 at the Ramstein Library, and 11 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and March 26 at the Vogelweh Library. A Professional Development Seminar will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the USAFE Conference Center. A Women’s History Month luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 25 at the
March 8 — 31 volunteers, 14 lives potentially saved. March 9 — 15 volunteers, 19 lives potentially saved.
Ramstein Ofﬁcers’ Club. For details, call 4809472 or 06371-47-9472.
Vet clinic reduces schedules
Due to implementation of new veterinary software and training, the Kaiserslautern Vet Clinic on Pulaski Barracks will operate on reduced schedules with limited appointments effective through April. Additionally, the clinic will be closed Wednesday and March 21 for training, and March 28 for inventory.
The KMC Top 3 will sponsor a Senior Master Sergeant Promotion Release Social from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 21 at the Ramstein Ofﬁcers’ Club. Family, friends, co-workers, supervisors and leadership are invited. For details, call Senior Master Sgt. Edward Jones at 480-6333.
The 86th Airlift Wing Holocaust Remembrance Committee is looking for a master of ceremonies for the Holocaust Remembrance April 25. Auditions will be held at 3:30 p.m. today at the Ramstein South Chapel Annex. For more information, contact Senior Airman Brian Mafnas at 480-5828 or email@example.com.
Anyone having claims for or against the estate of Spc. Andrew Dwayne Kilpatrick, 181st Signal Company, should contact the summary court ofﬁcer Capt. Joseph Raymond Schultz at 01622-97-4737.
U.S. forces personnel are prohibited from conducting business with the following ﬁrms, individuals and organizations, except as required by ofﬁcial business. Military members who violate this prohibition are subject to punishment under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. • Marco Banf (MBT and BTM moving company), Kirchdell 16, Kaiserslautern • James Brown (cleaning business), Obergasse 20, Weilerbach
• Axel Burghammer (car sales), Im Bachgraben 11, Landstuhl • Ramona Fröhlich (day care), Hebelstrasse 12, Katzweiler • Mohammad Koohi (Arya Club), Steinstrasse 56, Kaiserslautern • Martin Massa (cleaning business), RudolfBreitscheid-Strasse 77, Kaiserslautern • Edgar Mayer (Autohaus Mayer and gas station), Kaiserstrasse 87, Bruchmühlbach • Angelika Picker (AP Bausysteme/construction), Kaiserstrasse 15, Pirmasens • Gisela Smith and Herbert Sator (dog sellers), Steinwendener Strasse 23a, Kottweiler • Brigitte Weinand (day care), Weberstrasse 21, Kindsbach
German case workers at Kleber
The Kaiserslautern Youth Welfare Ofﬁce will be at Kleber Kaserne from 1:30 to 4 p.m. April 3 to answer questions about paternity and child support, as well as custody and visitation rights. Case workers will be in the Legal Service Center, Bldg. 3210, Room 117. To schedule an appointment, contact Stefanie Huettenberger at 0631-365-2709 or stefanie.huettenberger@ kaiserslautern.de; Kerstin Siegler at 0631365-2671 or Kerstin.siegler@kaiserslautern. de; Reiner Schirra at 0631-365-2645 or reiner. firstname.lastname@example.org; or Amanda Martins Goncalves at 0631-411-8859 or Amanda. martinsgoncalves.LN@mail.mil. Walk-ins are welcome, but scheduled appointments take priority.
Anybody who would like to transfer from active duty to the Air Force Reserve should contact Ramstein’s in-service recruiter, Master Sgt. Dominique Hogan, at 480-3940. Hogan will have information on the Palace Chase program for volunteers and explain the Reservist’s beneﬁts, such as low cost health insurance and tuition assistance.
Europe-wide emergency number
The emergency number 112 is valid throughout Europe. It can be dialed free of charge and without a preﬁx in every European country.
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KMC educators strengthen children’s imagination
fosters even more love of reading.” Using different techniques to grasp a child’s attention in a story is a characteristic that some praise Dr. Seuss icking off its 17th year, more for accomplishing. Having different than 45 million students, words, some made up, that rhyme to educators and parents celekeep the story going can grasp a child’s brated Read Across America imagination so he/she can grow. in schools stateside and on military “What I think makes Dr. Seuss so installations overseas. Read Across unique is that he has a lot of rhythm America week ran from March 3 to and rhyming in his stories,” Gorenc 7 at KMC schools and child developsaid. “He’s very poetic, so it makes ment centers. it fun to read. He also throws in a lot Using hands-on activities, children of crazy characters and words that I learned the power of reading and how think make it capture a child’s imagiit affects the overall learning process. nation.” “Read Across America is always For a former teacher like Gorenc, held around March 2 to celebrate the showing children the power of a week of Dr. Seuss’ birthday,” said Pam Sharon Gorenc, wife of Gen. Frank Gorenc, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, good education is a way of life. Garrett, Ramstein Elementary School reads to children from Cheryl Woodruf’s second grade class to help kick off Read Across America “It’s really important to instill in teacher. “All week the school has March 3 at Ramstein Elementary School. young people a love of learning and different themes for the children to dress up for Sharon Gorenc, wife of Gen. Frank Gorenc, U.S. reading at an early age, because that’s when you can and have different activities to go with our theme Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa com- start building their confidence in learning,” Gorenc of ‘Sink Your Teeth Into Good Books All Year mander. “I really enjoy Dr. Seuss, but I admit I had said. “I don’t teach anymore, but it’s who I am and Long.’” to practice reading the book first because, as you what I wanted to do. I used my skills with my own Throughout the week, people from around the know, Dr. Seuss likes to put a lot of tongue twisters children and still work with my granddaughters.” community volunteered at elementary schools and in his stories.” Gorenc said she believes building a bond between CDCs to read and organize activities for students. With different themes for each day, such as, “Wear children and the person teaching them during the “We are so fortunate to have a lot of volunteers, Green Monday” and “Cat in the Hat Thursday,” chil- celebration week is just the beginning. from older students to spouses and military mem- dren at Ramstein Elementary School used hands-on “Read Across America is wonderful, but I think bers, coming out to read to children and help set up techniques to celebrate the week. Each class also that it’s a start,” Gorenc said. “I believe that you different activities,” Garrett said. did activities such as making their own green eggs should celebrate reading every week. If you can set Cheryl Woodruf, Ramstein Elementary School and ham. aside reading time with your children, then make it second-grade teacher, invited a special guest of her “I think experiencing a book takes it to a whole fun, and sneak in a little bit of learning and confiown to read to her class. other level,” Gorenc said. “Hands-on activities do dence building.” “Ms. Woodruf and her second-grade class were just that, and actually eating green eggs and ham Through Read Across America week, KMC eduvery kind to invite me. I appreciate it very much, can make the story come alive. It makes a great cators showed children that reading and promoting and they selected the book for me to read,” said impact on children, captures their imagination and education is for all ages at all times of the year.
Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Holly Mansfield 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
National Guard air defenders train with 10th AAMDC by Capt. Royal Reff 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command Public Affairs There are currently four operational air and missile defense commands in the U.S. Army. Three of them (the 10th, 32nd and 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Commands) are within the activeduty force. One, the 263rd Army Air and Missile Defense Command, is in the Army National Guard. The 10th AAMDC and 263rd AAMDC Soldiers had the opportunity to come together and conduct ballistic missile defense training over a two week period, culminating March 7. Nearly 40 Soldiers with Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 263rd AAMDC mobilized on Rhine Ordnance Barracks for annual training in support of 10th AAMDC ballistic missile defense exercise. The exercise brought together Airmen and Soldiers from across U.S. Army Europe and U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, helping them combine and hone their missile defense skills. Lt. Col. Scott Joslin, operations officer with 263rd AAMDC and officer in charge of the mobilized troops, explained the challenges associated with preparing and deploying for the mission.
“The majority of our team was alerted near the end of January that we’d be flying to Germany to support the 10th (AAMDC) for this exercise,” Joslin said. “We had a lot to do and a short time to do it to make the trip happen, but everyone came together; we did what needed to be done, and everyone flew in on time.” Joslin and the rest of his team served in critical observer-controller and behind-the-scenes trainer roles, training and testing the participants’ skills. Duties included overseeing execution of missionrelated tasks and presenting training scenarios, called injects, all of which helped members of the 263rd receive valuable and realistic training. Spc. Matt Hecko, early warning systems operator, Sgt. Ben Bottoms, Air and Missile Defense crewmember, and Sgt. Cory Barrow, AMDC, served with the 263rd AAMDC for 10, 13 and five years, respectively, and made up a training cell that simulated battery and battalion-level subordinate units for the 10th AAMDC staff being trained. “This is my first exercise of this kind, getting to see another side of air defense operations, since normally we spend a lot of time in the field — on the ground,” Bottoms said. Barrow agreed.
“It really has been a great experience with realworld scenarios we’ve been able to throw at these guys,” he said. In addition to the long hours training with their 10th AAMDC counterparts, 263rd Soldiers had the opportunity to travel and enjoy the sights. They visited the Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial in France and took a Rhine River cruise in Bingen. “We rode the train a lot and celebrated (the Germany holiday) Fasching in Mannheim,” Hecko said. “It was nice to see people in costumes having fun.” Spc. Christopher Anderson, early warning systems operator with the unit, said the Morale, Welfare and Recreation trips were a highlight of the stay. “This was my first time in Germany, and I really like the culture and how friendly and helpful the people are,” he said. Above all, the 263rd trainers were able to contribute their expertise and time to support their fellow AAMDC soldiers during the exercise. “Overall, it’s been a great event,” Joslin said. “Hopefully we’ll leave everyone with a sense of having supported and provided what was required.”
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LRS Traffic Management Office warehouse. The facility is comparable to the Army Supply Sustainment Activity, where parts are stored and distributed to the requisitioning unit. The 86th LRS warehouse, however, services all units on Ramstein. “The warehouse was huge. It is so large that the Air Force has robots to assist in moving parts from one part of the warehouse to the other,” Hamilton said. “Just like their vehicle maintenance, this is a more centralized and streamlined version of what we have in the Army.” As the visit came to a close, the 86th LRG afforded their Army guests the chance to ask questions on their operations. As the First in Support delegation departed, all agreed the visit was a success. “This visit was very beneficial for us. It definitely built the partnership between our branches,” Hamilton said. “I think we will all bring some lessons learned for logistics back to the 21st.”
that they understand how we do things,” Zapata said. “If we all understand each other’s systems, it makes deployments and operations much simpler.” From there, the group split into two. One group toured the 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron, while the other toured the 86th LRS. The 86th VRS tour covered all areas the squadron is responsible for. The First in Support detachment learned about all of the squadron’s processes from dispatching vehicles to maintenance procedures. They also toured several facilities, including the maintenance bays and fabrication shop. “We saw how they requisition parts and all of their specialty shops. It is very interesting to see how the Air Force performs all of these tasks within their organizations,” said Capt. Laura A. Hamilton, end items logistics management deputy for the 21st TSC. “All of the Air Force maintenance facilities are very specialized and streamlined.” The group then toured the 86th
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Soldiers from the 21st Theater Sustainment Command learned about the 86th Logistics Readiness Group’s mission during a visit to Ramstein March 7. The purpose of the visit was to strengthen and build partnerships between the 86th LRG and the 21st TSC through a tour highlighting the LRG’s vehicle operations and deployment and distribution capabilities. “These Soldiers are getting a full day of information on what the Logistics Readiness Group and two of our squadrons do,” said Col. Brooks B. Reese, 86th LRG commander. “These visits are important, because it builds a cross-talk between our two forces. The 21st (TSC) certainly understands ground logistics, but we can teach them about the air.” Reese gave the Soldiers a briefing
on the mission and responsibilities of the LRG and their impact on the mission on Ramstein. He showcased their role in munitions transport and storage, vehicle maintenance and readiness, issuing equipment and deployment readiness. He concluded with an example of logistics importance. “Do you know what a pilot is without logistical support?” Reese asked the audience. “A pedestrian with a fancy jacket.” The Soldiers then toured the 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron deployment distribution facility. Regardless of service branch, this facility can issue equipment and weapons, provide legal and financial support, and offer any other service a deploying service member may need. The facility staff are prepared to provide their services on short notice, said Air Force Airman 1st Class Vanessa R. Zapata, material management journeyman assigned to the 86th LRS. “Anyone going on a deployment through Ramstein Air Base, including Army personnel, may end up in this facility to draw equipment, so it is important
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1st CBCS keeps units connected, mission flowing Photos by Airman Dymekre Allen, 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
The 1st Combat Communications Squadron provides rapid deployable communication and air traffic control abilities throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The unit also supports exercises, deployments, contingencies and special military projects as directed by U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa. Airmen from the 1st CBCS deploy, operate and maintain mobile communication and air traffic control and landing systems around the globe to keep units connected and missions flowing.
Airman 1st Class Daniel Tomasek, 1st Combat Communications Squadron electrical power production technician, repairs a generator to provide communications support.
Senior Airman Malcolm Perry, 1st Combat Communications Squadron radio frequency technician, aligns a miniature satellite dish March 3.
Staff Sgt. Kristopher Jaynes (right) and Senior Airman Jeffrey Bishop, 1st Combat Communications Squadron tactical communications technicians, go over satellite safety guidelines March 3 on Ramstein.
Staff Sgt. Kristopher Jaynes (right) and Senior Airman Jeffrey Bishop, 1st Combat Communications Squadron tactical communications technicians, inspect a satellite dish March 3 on Ramstein.
Airmen from the 1st Combat Communications Squadron repair connection equipment to provide communications support to the KMC March 3 on Ramstein.
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Ramstein Airmen ‘mustache’ the question by Staff Sgt. Kris Levasseur 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Editor’s note: Beards are not authorized unless for medical reasons when authorized by a commander on the advice of a medical official. If a commander authorizes, members will keep all facial hair trimmed not to exceed 1/4 inch in length. Individuals granted a shaving waiver will not shave or trim any facial hair in such a manner as to give a sculptured appearance. Does it come in thick and full, or is it light and patchy? Will it shine as a glorious testament to your manliness, or timidly hide just below the surface? Regardless of the answer, there are only two questions every Airman needs to ask: How far are you willing to go? And, are you willing to become “bulletproof”? Mustache March is a long-standing tradition for Airmen stemming from the Vietnam era, specifically from triple-ace fighter pilot Robin Olds. It is a month full of Airmen vying to be the fuzzy-faced champion, attempting to grow a garden on their upper-lip that would even make Burt Reynolds blush. This year, Gen. Mark A. Welsh, U.S. Air Force chief of staff, issued
a challenge to all Airmen: put on your finest push-brooms, and roll out your crumb collectors. Air Force-wide Mustache March is on. “I don’t think we’ve ever had an all-in Mustache March, have we?” Welsh said during his speech at the Air Force Association’s Air Warfare Symposium. “I’m putting the smack down on you guys, Air Force-wide Mustache March, MAJCOM competitions.” Though regulations prohibit female Airmen from cultivating the same prickly cactus thorns as male Airmen, their role in Mustache March competitions is just as important. Beyond judging the competitors, deciding who looks the most like Tom Selleck with their glorious flavor-savers, female Airmen here are invited to design fake mustaches to be worn at the time of judging only. Welsh also challenged female Airmen to take part in Mustache March by being creative and remembering why we celebrate the tradition. According to legend, Olds started the tradition while deployed in Vietnam. The “bulletproof mustache” began when fighter pilots jokingly believed it made their aircraft impervious to enemy fire. Despite Air Force regulations against facial hair, Olds grew his
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Legendary ace pilot Brig. Gen. Robin Olds (shown here as a colonel) inspired Mustache March with his trademark handlebar.
fuzzy caterpillar to epic proportions. Though he was violating the policies, his act signaled a call for Airmen of all ranks to think for themselves, respectfully question the status-quo and to fight as a team for what they believe in. “Generals visiting Vietnam would kind of laugh at the mustache,” said Olds in a previous interview. “I was far away from home. It was a gesture of defiance. The kids on base loved it. Most everybody grew a mustache.” After returning from the war, Olds quickly became aware that even though his deviation from the norm boosted the morale of Airmen in Vietnam, his bushy handlebars would not be tolerated back home. “I remember my first interview with (Air Force Chief of Staff Gen.
John P.) McConnell,” Olds said. “I walked briskly through the door, stopped and snapped a salute. He walked up to me, stuck a finger under my nose and said, ‘Take it off,’ and I said, ‘Yes, sir!’ And that was the end of that.” Today, Airmen continue to upset their spouses and significant others by honoring Olds’ maverick attitude and meticulously waxed soup strainer. Unlike Olds though, maintaining the standards is a very important part of Mustache March. With a great mustache comes great responsibility, and Airmen must follow the guidelines in Air Force Instruction 36-2903, Dress and Appearance. Section 220.127.116.11. states, “... male Airmen may have mustaches; however, they will be conservative (moderate, being within reasonable limits, not excessive or extreme) and will not extend downward beyond the lip line of the upper lip or extend sideways beyond a vertical line drawn upward from both corners of the mouth.” The gauntlet was thrown, and the battle for the dirtiest lip-duster is on. Air Force-wide, Airmen were asked to wear their impenetrable stache armor with pride, regardless of how grotesque it may look. Do you have what it takes to be ‘bulletproof’?
Ceremony marks allied achievement in Romania by Sgt. Maj. Michael Pintagro 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU AIR BASE, Romania — Maj. Gen. John R. O’Connor, commanding general of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, and Air Force Maj. Gen. Laurian Anastasof, chief of the Romanian air force staff, marked a major combined joint achievement and launched a new level of mission capability during a ceremony Feb. 28 in the new passenger transit facility here. The event was attended by approximately 100 allied personnel, punctuated by speeches from the senior leaders and topped with a ceremonial ribbon-
cutting executed with a pair of gigantic novelty scissors. The event celebrated the achievement of “full operational capability” at the newly constructed facility. “The establishment of the transit center at Mihail Kogălniceanu strengthens an effective network of capabilities protecting the interests of the U.S. and our allies,” O’Connor said. “Our partnership helps to shape the region, build trust and provide critical capabilities to our combatant commanders as the mission in Afghanistan winds down. “Romania and the United States have partnered effectively for decades, because our nations believe that such partnerships bring long-term mutual benefits for regional security and strengthen the NATO
alliance,” he continued. “The establishment of Transit Center MK in such a short period reaffirms that assertion.” Anastasof followed O’Connor to the podium. Like his American counterpart, the chief of staff emphasized international cooperation and the strength of the U.S.-Romanian partnership. “Both NATO and strategic partnership commitments of the Romanian air force, as well as the path we have chosen to meet them, give expression to our solidarity and determination to successfully complete joint projects, such as this one on the benefit of peace, freedom and democracy,” Anastasof See ceremony, Page 15
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Pay attention, protect personal property by Sara Pavich 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
he KMC is known as a safe community overall. However, there are instances of crime affecting the homes and property of service members and their families. Because of this, it is necessary to know and practice safe habits in order to keep homes, valuables and family safe. Staff Sgt. Elio Carrion, 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron operations NCOIC, said many thefts and burglaries occur when valuables are left unsecured. Open windows or unlocked doors can attract unwanted visitors who search for easy opportunities to enter homes. Situational awareness is key to keeping homes and valuables safe, said Staff Sgt. Joel Reyes Rodriguez, 569th USFPS police services NCOIC. In many cases of home burglaries, offenders monitor a house for some time and understand the homeowner’s schedule and habits. “They learn your routine,” Rodriguez said. “They know when you leave for work and when you return, if you lock your door or if you don’t, or where you hide your spare key. They see all that, so it’s important to be aware of your surroundings.”
Homes become especially vulnerable when families leave town for an extended amount of time. Rodriguez said indicators, such as piled-up mail and overgrown lawns, can spotlight homes as potential targets. To prevent issues while on vacation, homeowners can invest in timed or motion sensor lights for their homes, or ask neighbors to collect mail and watch the house. Homeowners must also be aware of potential schemes that may endanger their property. Rodriguez said homeowners should never let unknown solicitors into their homes. In some cases, sales people may have ulterior motives when they enter a house. “They’re trying to pitch a sale, but really they’re scoping out the valuables in your house,” Rodriguez said. “One glance, and they see everything.” Homeowners should never let solicitors enter their homes without certainty of legitimacy. Carrion said if a solicitor refuses to give the information of the parent company, there is a good chance he is not working lawfully. Service members’ vehicles are at a higher risk for break-ins when there are indicators the owners are American. “As Americans, we like to show off our cars,” Rodriguez said. “But having multiple bumper stick-
ers or GPS devices in plain sight can make a vehicle a target.” Carrion and Rodriguez agree that most service members’ vehicles that are broken into have these types of attention-attracting signs. Keeping a vehicle clear of noticeable indicators and making sure the vehicle is in a safe place may lessen the chance it will be spotted as a valuable target. “When you get out of your vehicle, take an extra couple seconds to lock your car,” Carrion said. “Do a quick look-around, and if you see something suspicious, report it.” In Germany, it is the law that vehicles remain locked when owners are not present. Failure to lock a vehicle may result in a ticket from German Polizei. Carrion said one of the most effective ways service members can protect their homes and belongings is to establish relationships with neighbors. “If you live off base, introduce yourself to all your neighbors, German and American,” Carrion said. “If you build a rapport, there’s a better chance your neighbors will report suspicious activity if they see it.” For more information on crime prevention, visit www.facebook.com/kmcneighborhoodwatch or call the law enforcement desk at 0631-536-6060.
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Transitional Assistance 317th SMC Soldiers awarded Management Program for maintenance excellence
he Transitional Assistance Management Program provides 180 days of premium-free transitional health care benefits after regular TRICARE benefits end. TAMP continues to provide the minimum essential coverage that is required under the Affordable Care Act, but it is temporary. Individuals should plan for further health care needs once TAMP ends. Eligibility Sponsors and eligible family members may be covered by TAMP if the sponsor is: • Involuntarily separating from active duty under honorable conditions • A National Guard or Reserve member separating from a period of more than 30 consecutive days of active duty served in support of a contingency operation • Separating from active duty following involuntary retention (stop-loss) in support of a contingency operation • Separating from active duty following a voluntary agreement to stay on active duty for less than one year in support of a contingency operation • Receiving a sole survivorship discharge • Separating from regular active duty service and agreeing to become a member of a selected Reserve unit of a Reserve component. The service member must become a selected Reservist the day immediately following release from regular active duty service to qualify. TAMP eligibility is determined by the services and documented in the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System. TAMP eligibility can be viewed online via MilConnect.
by Brandon Beach 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs
or the second year in a row, Soldiers from the 317th Support Maintenance Company took home the U.S. Army Europe Army Award for Maintenance Excellence for competition year 2013. The 143-Soldier unit, part of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, 16th Sustainment Brigade, 16th Special Troops Battalion, was presented with the award in the Medium Unit Active-Army category during a ceremony March 7 on Smith Barracks in Baumholder. “It’s a great competition,” said Capt. Erik Amstutz, 317th SMC commander. “(AAME) lets us display our abilities and lets us get that constructive criticism we need to improve. We want to put ourselves out there against the best, so we can continue to strive to be the best.” Presenting the award to six Soldiers from the Baumholder-based field maintenance unit was Maj. Gen. John O’Connor, 21st TSC commanding general. Most notably, 317th Soldiers were recognized
for completing more than 25,000 field-level maintenance repairs in 2013, as well as requisitioning and issuing more than 30,000 repair parts. The unit’s logistical reach crosses multiple borders, supporting up to 54 customer units throughout Germany, Italy and parts of Africa. While 317th Soldiers took home Europe’s top maintenance award, they also won at the 21st Theater Sustainment Command-level for the third year in a row. “When we focus on the AAME, nothing can stop us,” Amstutz said. “That’s what we did in order to get ready for the 21st inspection and the USAREUR inspection. Unfortunately, we were not picked up to get inspected by the Department of the Army, but we’re going to try again this year.” The 21st TSC runner-up winner was the Grafenwöhr-based 1st Inland Cargo Transfer Company. AAME is one part of the annual Combined Logistics Excellence Awards Program, known as CLEA, which honors the top units that have contributed significantly to Army readiness in the fields of maintenance, deployment and supply.
bEnEfits For those who qualify, the 180-day TAMP period begins upon the sponsor’s separation. During TAMP, sponsors and family members are eligible to use one of the following health plan options in addition to military hospitals and clinics: • TRICARE Prime (where locally available, enrollment required) • TRICARE Standard and Extra • U.S. Family Health Plan (If you live in a designated location Enrollment required) • TRICARE Prime Overseas (enrollment required) • TRICARE Standard Overseas Other active duty programs such as the Extended Care Health Option are also available during the TAMP period. CovEragE During tErminal lEavE You are not eligible for TAMP while on terminal leave. During terminal leave, you continue to receive active duty benefits, and your family members remain covered under TRICARE Prime, TRICARE Prime Remote, or TRICARE Standard and Extra. U.S. Army photo
linE of Duty CarE If you believe you have incurred or aggravated an injury, illness or disease while on active duty, promptly contact your unit or service branch for information or assistance with medical or dental care. (Courtesy of TRICARE)
USAREUR deputy commander visits air defense exercise Col. Gregory Brady, 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command commander, conducts an operations briefing with Col. Jennifer Spears, chief of staff, Joint Missile Defense Mission, and Maj. Gen. Richard Longo, deputy commanding general of U.S. Army Europe. Longo met with Soldiers from USAREUR and USAFE-AFAFRICA and participated in a 10th AAMDC-led joint missile defense exercise March 5 on Rhine Ordnance Barracks.
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Write an imaginative, humorous, printable caption related to the photo and the Air Force and email it with the subject line “KA Photo Caption Contest” to 86AW.PA@ramstein.af.mil. Include your name, address and phone number. Crude, obscene or inappropriate comments will be dismissed. Only one submission per person. The contestant whose entry picks up the most laughs, or in some cases groans, from our selection panel will receive a free value meal card, courtesy of the Army and Air Force Exchange Service. Contest winners will be published in the next edition of the Kaiserslautern American and online at www.ramstein.af.mil.
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• Cook the noodles in salt water according to package directions. Four minutes before the end of cooking time, add the broccoli. • Heat oil in a large pan. Cook bacon until crisp. Remove to paper towels. Brown the mushrooms in the bacon fat. Add white wine and cream. Bring sauce to a boil, and then reduce to a simmer for ﬁve minutes. • Wash and chop the marjoram. • Add cheese to sauce and stir until melted. Season it with salt, Courtesy of USO pepper and nutmeg. • Drain the broccoli and noodles and add to sauce. Mix well. • Crumble bacon over top and garnish with marjoram. DIRECTIONS: • NOTE: Sahneschmelzkäse is an extremely soft and spread• Wash broccoli and cut into ﬂorets. Clean the mushrooms with able cheese. To replace it, consider using the Laughing Cow a damp paper towel. Slice. wedges. SERVINGS: 4 INGREDIENTS: 300 grams broccoli 100 grams mushrooms 300 grams thick noodles (i.e. linguine) Salt, white pepper 1 tablespoon oil 5 slices breakfast bacon 7 tablespoon dry white wine 200 grams heavy whipping cream (Schlagsahne) Marjoram 120 grams cream cheese (Sahneschmelzkäse) Grated nutmeg (Muskatnuss)
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The winner of last week’s photo caption contest is Kimberly Blaine with the caption: “At my last birthday party the piñata had candy inside. So let’s see whatcha got!”
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Photos by Airman 1st Class Holly Mansfield
Airmen from the 721st Aerial Port Squadron load cargo onto a Joint Base Lewis-McChord C-17 Globemaster 3 March 4 on Ramstein. The 721st APS Airmen provide air transportation services at Ramstein and sustain three combatant commands.
721st APS committed to moving cargo
Airman 1st Class Paul Sugarman, 721st Aerial Port Squadron ramp specialist, helps load cargo.
Airman 1st Class Paul Stinnett, 721st Aerial Port Squadron ramp specialist, guides a K-loader to fill a Joint Base Lewis-McChord C-17 Globemaster 3.
Staff Sgt. Robert Weyrough, 721st Aerial Port Squadron ramp specialist, helps prepare cargo.
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said. “The notable accomplishments in theaters of operations clearly show the benefits of military cooperation, such as between the U.S. and Romania, guided by the principle, ‘we train together — we fight together.’” The establishment of the new transit center supports broader national and international objectives, O’Connor said. “This mission is part of a larger strategic aim to responsibly withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan — a commitment the U.S. and our NATO allies and partners made to the government of Afghanistan as it moves toward full security responsibility this year,” he said. “This expanded joint and combined transit center provides European Command with the capability and capacity to process forces at the velocity required by Central Command.” The MK team that oversaw the construction of the new facilities and organization of the expanded air transit mission views the achievement of full operational capability as an important marker en route to mission accomplishment and transition to steady state operations. “FOC means we can process the maximum planning capacity of 2,000, in terms not only of airfield capability and personnel processing — which includes customs, security and a variety of considerations beyond the flights themselves — but also life-support facilities,” said Col. Michael C. Snyder, 21st TSC deputy commanding officer and officer in charge of the Regional Support Element. Event organizers accomplished their own delicate miracle — a combined joint ceremony while simultaneously processing a precedent-shattering 11 separate transit flights and redeploying the first major rotation of administrative staff. U.S. Airmen, Marines and Soldiers of all components, as well as key Romanian leaders and military personnel, conducted the ceremony in the newly constructed transit facility as redeploying troops cleared customs in an adjacent building created by TSC engineers and partners. Remarkably, facility cadre assembled materials for the event, conducted rehearsals and executed the ceremony without postponing a single transit mission by as much as a minute. “The DCO said mission is still first, and we kept our priorities straight the whole time,” said Sgt. Maj. Robert Hickson, RSE sergeant major. “He was very clear he did not want the ceremony to take anything away from normal operations. The transit facility is the whole reason we’re here, and we didn’t want anyone losing focus on that mission, even for a day.” Hickson also emphasized the prevailing spirit of joint, combined collaboration. “It was just amazing how the U.S. Army and Air Force and the Romanian air force came together as a team to make this a dignified and respectful ceremony that perfectly served its purpose,” he said. “We couldn’t have accomplished any of this without working together. The Romanians worked with us every step of the way; there are a lot of moving parts to a ceremony with distinguished visitors from two different countries, but we made it happen. The soldiers and the airmen — both American and Romanian — were all very motivated and did everything they could to make the whole event a success.” The transit center, constructed by Soldiers of the 902nd Engineer Company (Vertical), part of the 21st TSC’s 15th Eng. Battalion, 18th Eng. Brigade, provides essential logistical, transportation, reintegration, and morale and welfare services, accommodating the flow of American service members into and out of European and Central Asian operating areas through the end of 2014 or the completion of current missions. The temporary facility accommodates, at peak, around 2,000 transiting personnel. An enduring contingent of around 350 service members and civilians operates the passenger transit center, administers facilities and provides services.
Command Sgt. Maj. Kenneth J. Kraus Jr., command sergeant major of U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz, speaks to Soldiers, civilians and family members during the 2014 Army Emergency Relief fundraising campaign kick-off luncheon March 4 at the Landstuhl Community Club on Wilson Barracks.
2014 AER campaign kicks off Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Warren W. Wright Jr. 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz officially kicked off the 2014 Army Emergency Relief fundraising campaign during a luncheon March 4 at the Landstuhl Community Club on Wilson Barracks. AER is a private, nonprofit organization first incorporated in 1942 in order to provide emergency financial assistance to Soldiers and their families through the contributions of others. The keynote speaker of the event, Maj. Gen. John R. O’Connor, commanding general of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command, expressed his gratitude toward the AER coordinators and their efforts in putting together the campaign. “There is no better way to show we are Army strong than by Soldiers helping Soldiers,” O’Connor said. “AER is the cornerstone to helping our Soldiers and their families with financial assistance during the toughest of times. “It’s Soldiers helping Soldiers - being a battle buddy off of the battle field - and it works through the act of giving first,” he continued. “This spirit of giving and kindness is at the heart of all of us who call the Kaiserslautern Military Community home.” This year, organizers of the USAG RheinlandPfalz AER campaign hope to surpass their goal of $120,000 after greatly exceeding last year’s goal by more than $20,000. “Last year, our AER campaign goal was $100,000, and we ended up raising over $123,000, an increase of over 73 percent from the previous year,” said Col. Bryan D. DeCoster, USAG Rheinland-Pfalz commander. “I believe we can exceed this (year’s) goal and educate our community members in the process.” To date, AER funds have assisted more than 3.2 million Soldiers and their family
members with more than $1 billion in aid. “Last year, AER helped 444 Soldiers in our community with over half a million dollars in assistance to include $500 comfort grants for each qualifying wounded warrior at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center,” DeCoster said. “These warriors arrived with only the clothes on their back, and this helped them get items to make their recovery more comfortable.” O’Connor said reaching the goal can be easy. “To reach this year’s goal, the (more than 50,000) Americans living in the KMC would need to contribute just $2.72. That equals a mere 3 cents a day for 75 days for a member of the KMC to contribute to AER,” he said. AER receives all of its contributions through Soldiers, civilians and family members. This year’s campaign slogan, “Army Emergency Relief: A Soldier’s first choice. Soldiers helping Soldiers and their families yesterday, today and tomorrow,” reflects the commitment of the Army when it comes to taking care of its own. “Army Emergency Relief is there to catch all of us, including our retiree population, in that time of crisis and personal need,” said Command Sgt. Maj. Kenneth J. Kraus Jr., command sergeant major of USAG RheinlandPfalz. “For those who donate every year and never find a need to use it, I thank you for your continued dedication and contributions to other Soldiers,” DeCoster said. “For those who do need it, please use it. Use it in the emergencies when you need to. And then when you’re capable of donating as well, donate in a manner that you can afford to help other Soldiers who will be in your spot in the future.” The Army-wide AER fund campaign runs until May 15. Those interested in contributing may do so by contacting their local AER representative or by sending contributions to the AER national headquarters. Additionally, unsolicited donations are accepted at any time by mail or online at www.aerhq.org.
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Pilots preserve proficiency Capt. Michael Trimble, 37th Airlift Squadron chief of scheduling, helps the pilot maintain visual contact with the runway during a pilot proficiency sortie March 6 above Ramstein. These types of sorties help keep more than 70 37th AS pilots proficient in various takeoff, approach and landing maneuvers.
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POC for Miesau, Landstuhl and Daenner is the USAG R-P Chaplains Office in Bldg. 2919 on Pulaski Barracks. DSN 493-4098, civ. 0631-3406-4098 Miesau Chapel (Bldg. 3175) Seventh-Day Adventist Worship Sabbath School: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays Spanish Sabbath School: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays Worship: 11 a.m. Saturdays Small Group: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays Children’s Youth Church: 11 a.m. Sundays Daenner Community Chapel (Bldg. 3150) Chapel Next Worship Worship: 10 a.m. Sundays Children’s Church: 10:30 a.m. Sundays Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Contemporary Service: 11 a.m. Sundays Ramstein South Chapel (DSN 480-5753, civ. 06371-47-5753) Liturgical Services: 9 a.m. Sundays Liturgical Sunday School: 11 a.m. Sundays Traditional Service: 11 a.m. Sundays Vogelweh Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Gospel Service: 11 a.m. Sundays. Protestant education classes are available for all ages at Vogelweh, Ramstein, Landstuhl and Daenner. For information, call DSN 480-2499/489-6743 or civ. 06371-47-2499/0631-536-6743.
Daenner Community Chapel (Bldg. 3150) Religious Education (grades K-8): 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Sundays Confession: 11:45 a.m. Sundays Sunday Mass: 12:30 p.m. Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Religious Education (following Mass) Confession: 8:15-8:45 a.m. Sundays Sunday Mass 9 a.m. Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Daily Mass: 11:30 a.m. Monday-FridayÀ
Sunday Mass: 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Confession 4-4:45 p.m. Sundays Vogelweh Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Confession: 4-4:45 p.m. Saturday Mass: 5 p.m.
Jewish Religious Services
Ramstein South Chapel Synagogue (DSN 480-5753, civ. 06371-47-5753) Shabbat Evening Service: 7 p.m. Fridays
Ramstein South Chapel Mosque (480-5753) Jumu’ah Prayer, 1:30 p.m. For religious education and daily prayers, check the prayer schedule
Kapaun Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631-536-6859) Divine Liturgy: 9 a.m. Sundays Confessions by appointment
Youth Group Kaiserslautern Youth of the Chapel (Religious Youth Center, Pulaski Bks., Bldg. 2869) “Plugged In” Middle School Youth Group: 2-4 p.m. Sundays Café Dinner (for students and their families): 4:15-5:15 p.m. Sundays “The Rock” High School Youth Group: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sundays More information: www.kmcyouth.com
Episcopal (St. Albans) 10:30 a.m. Sundays, Kapaun Chapel
Korean Service 1 p.m. Sundays, Ramstein South Chapel
Unitarian Universalist Service, 1:30 p.m. second and fourth Sundays (Sept.-May), Kapaun Chapel
Wiccan 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays, Kapaun Annex
Confessional Lutheran (WELS) 4 p.m. second and fourth Sundays, Ramstein South Chapel
by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The Irish celebrate a national and religious holiday Monday — St. Patrick’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day is a day to honor Ireland’s first Christian missionary. March 17 is also an official holiday in Northern Ireland, the British overseas territory of Montserrat and the Canadian province of Newfoundland. But even in many other countries, Irish emigrants and even non-Irish celebrate the day with festivals, parades and other events. The St. Patrick’s Day custom came to America in 1737. The first parade with 770 participants was held in 1843 in Chicago. Today, more than 100 U.S. cities hold St. Patrick’s Day parades, the largest of which is in New York City. In Germany, the Irish in Munich hold a St. Patrick’s Day parade starting at noon Sunday from Münchner Freiheit leading to Odeonsplatz. At 12:45 p.m., a shamrock will be blessed and dignitaries will hold speeches before an after parade party with entertainment program will continue until 5:30 p.m. St. Patrick was not Irish. He was reportedly born in Scotland around 385 near the town of Dumbarton. His real name is believed to be Maewyn Succat, and his parents belonged to a Roman family of high rank. Patrick lived a normal life for 16 years before he was captured by pirates and forced into slavery in Ireland. He was never interested in God or the church, but being away from home and all alone, he turned to God and learned to pray while herding sheep. After being a slave for six years, Patrick dreamed that God told him it was time to go home.
So he escaped on foot across 200 miles of unknown land. After an adventurous sea voyage, he finally returned home. A couple of months later he visited St. Martin’s monastery at Tours and the island sanctuary of Lerins. Patrick placed himself under the guidance of a bishop, St. Germain. Several years later he promoted to the priesthood. He engaged in missionary works and after the bishop recommended Patrick to the Pope, he traveled to Rome. Pope Celestine entrusted Patrick with the mission of bringing Christianity to Ireland. Since he learned the Celtic language during his years of slavery, it was easy for him to spread the word of Christianity. He conquered one kingdom after another and destroyed Paganism. Despite several death threats, Patrick baptized, confirmed, preached and built churches, schools and monasteries. St. Patrick was even arrested several times, but escaped each time. He succeeded in converting almost the entire population of the island. Patrick died on March 17, 461, in Downpatrick, Ireland. That’s why St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated March 17. See holiday, Page 26
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Local club hosts Pfennig Bazaar by Ina Franzreb U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz
he Pfennig Bazaar, the biggest nonprofit flea market in the region, opened March 7 at the Gartenschau event hall. Organized by the German-American and International Women’s Club Kaiserslautern, it’s the 53rd bazaar of its kind. Proceeds from the annual event are donated to local German and American organizations. “This is the highlight of the club year. It is so important because we believe in supporting our community,” said GAIWC president Christine Schneider. “Last year, we donated to the Fisher Houses in Landstuhl and a German orphanage.” The club raises about €35,000 annually and donates to different projects. Organizations can apply for donations on the club’s website. At the bazaar, various second-hand items from household goods to clothing to decorations were offered at low prices. Two
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Spring 2013 Religious Celebrations for Passover, Lent and Easter PROTESTANT Lenten Mid-Week Services 12, 19, 26 March; 2, 9 April 1800 - Liturgical - Midweek Lenten Soup Supper, Ramstein South Chapel 1900 – Liturgical Lent Service with Communion, Ramstein South Chapel Holy Week Palm Sunday - 13 April 0900 - Liturgical Palm Sunday Service with communion, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Contemporary Palm Sunday Service, Ramstein North Chapel 1100 - Traditional Palm Sunday Service, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Gospel Palm Sunday Service, Vogelweh Chapel Good Friday - 18 April 1900 - Liturgical Good Friday Service, Ramstein South Chapel Easter Sunday - 20 April 0700 - Easter Sunrise Service, Ramstein Woodlawn Golf Course 0900 - Liturgical Service with communion, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Contemporary Easter Service, Ramstein North Chapel 1100 - Traditional Easter Service, Ramstein South Chapel 1100 - Gospel Resurrection Service, Vogelweh Chapel For questions about services and times call Ramstein North Chapel: 480-6148 (06371-47-6148) or Ramstein South Chapel: 480-5753 (06371-47-5753) CATHOLIC Lenten Confessions 31 March 1700-1900, Ramstein North Chapel 19 April 1100-1200, Vogelweh Chapel *No 1600-1645 Confessions on 30 March Fridays of Lent 7, 14, 21, 28 March, 4, 11 April 1730 - Stations of the Cross and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament, Ramstein North Chapel followed by a Lenten Soup Supper Holy Week & Sacred Triduum Palm Sunday 12 April 1700 - Vigil Mass, Vogelweh Chapel 13 April *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Thursday - 17 April 1730 - Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Ramstein North Chapel followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament concludes with 2345 - Night Prayer Good Friday - 18 April 0800 - Office of Readings & Morning Prayer, Ramstein North Chapel 1200 - Stations of the Cross, Ramstein North Chapel 1730 - Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, Ramstein North Chapel Holy Saturday - 19 April 0800 - Office of Readings & Morning Prayer, Vogelweh Chapel 1100-1200 - Confessions, Vogelweh Chapel 2100 - Easter Vigil, Vogelweh Chapel *No 1700 Mass at Vogelweh Easter Sunday -20 April *0830, 1700 - Masses, Ramstein North Chapel *Note: Time change for Palm Sunday and Easter Only
ORTHODOX COMMUNITY KAPAUN CHAPEL 5, 12, 19, 26 March, 2 April 1800 – Presanctified Liturgy (2000 hrs on 5 Mar) 7, 14, 21, 28 March 1800 – Salutations to the Virgin Mary 9 March 1800 – Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers 25 March 0900 – Liturgy for the Annunciation 4 April 1800 – Akathist Hymn to the Virgin Mary Holy Week - 12 April 0900 – Lazarus Saturday Liturgy 13 April 0900 – Palm Sunday Liturgy 13, 14, 15 April 1800 – Bridegroom Matins 16 April 1800 – Unction (Anointing) Service 17 April 0900 – Holy Thursday Liturgy 1800 – 12 Gospel Readings 18 April 0900 – Royal Hours; 1500 – Unnailing Vespers 2000 – Lamentations 19 April 0900 – Holy Saturday Liturgy 2330 – Pascha (Easter) Services 20 April 1300 – Agape Vespers (Offsite at Picnic Grounds) For more information please contact: Fr. Matthew Streett at DSN 489-6859, 0162-425-1998 or firstname.lastname@example.org
JEWISH COMMUNITY Purim Saturday, 15 March 1900 - Purim Celebration Prayer, costume contest, entertainment, pizza dinner Cost: $10 for adults, $5for children ages 12 and under) Passover Monday, 14 April 1800 - First night Passover Seder Location: Ramstein Air Base South Chapel Synagogue Cost: $20 per adult, $10 for children 12 and under Tuesday, 15 April 1800 - Second night Passover Seder Location: The home of Harold and Ilse Darefsky in Thalfang Cost: $20 per adult, $10 for children 12 and under For more information and to RSVP please contact: Chaplain Davidson at 480-5753, 06371-47-5753 or email@example.com
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March 14, 2014
Bobsledding at LEMS Courtesy photo
Landstuhl Elementary School students (from left) Ewan Sullivan, Matt Garcia, Rebekah Rossman and Lilly Howard participate in the four-man bobsled during the LEMS Winter Olympics.
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World Read Aloud Day
Read Across America
Second-grade students at Wetzel Elementary School and Kaiserslautern Elementary School use technology to read aloud to each other March 5 for World Read Aloud Day.
Caroline Grebos and Cera Schulke, Kaiserslautern Middle School National Junior Honor Society members, read to Kaiserslautern Elementary School students March 3 for Read Across America.
The Kaiserslautern High School drama department presents the musical “Guys and Dolls,” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday. Cost is $8 for ages 12 and up, $5 for ages 5 to 11, and free for children under 5.
Math Bingo Night at KMS
Kaiserslautern Middle School hosts Math Bingo Night from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Kaiserslautern Complex Cafeteria. A free dinner will be provided by Kaiserslautern High School’s culinary arts program from 5 to 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 489-7430 or 0631-59871.
Landstuhl Elementary/Middle School hosts a carnival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 22. There will be a cake walk, used book sale, photo booth, face painting, game booths, stuffed animal walk and food booths. There will also be a silent auction from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For updates or to volunteer at the carnival, visit www.lemslions.my-ptsa.org.
An Academy Day for students in seventh to 12th grade will take place from 9 a.m. to noon March 29 at Ramstein High School. Representatives from the U.S. Service Academies will be available to give information. Registration will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., group presentation will be held from 10 to 10:50 a.m., and a question and answer session will take place from 11 a.m. to
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Teen Advisory Group meeting
The Teen Advisory Group meeting is your opportunity to make your voices heard about library programs and materials you want to see. This is your library; help make it the best it can be. The next meeting takes place from 3 to 5 p.m. April 3 at the Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl. The group is for teens, ages 13 to 17. Snacks will be provided, and no sign-up is required. For more information, call 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.
RIS PTA board elections
The Ramstein Intermediate School PTA has ﬁve open executive board positions for the 2014-2015 school year: president, ﬁrst vice president, second vice president, secretary and treasurer. Email email@example.com for more information. Deadline is April 21. There will be a free training trip to Garmisch at the end of May for several new board members.
Starting Oct. 1, all personnel requesting tuition assistance are required to have uploaded their electronic degree plan into their education record in the Air Force Virtual Education Center site accessed through the Air Force Portal. Meet with your school’s academic adviser for your e-degree plan, and then take the time to upload your courses. For assistance contact the education center.
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It is often said that a church is only as good as the Pastor that watches over it. At New Beginnings International Christian Center, this certainly holds true. Robert Hussey or Pastor Hussey, as he is professionally referred to, is a native of Philadelphia, Pa. He served in the United States Army for 31 years retiring as a Command Sergeant Major. In 1985 he accepted his call to preach the Gospel while serving in Neu Ulm, Germany. Pastor Hussey believes in his congregation and his passion is serving the people and seeing them move into their purpose. Balance is one of his watch words and keeping godly priorities in perspective such as God, Family and Church. The Ministry was started in June 2002 by Bishop Kevin O. Miller from Pensacola, Florida in Wiesloch, Germany. The Church falls under New Beginnings International Ministries in Killeen, Texas. New Beginnings moved into the area August of 2012 with their first service on September 1, 2012. The principle is that strong families make strong churches hold fast. This church is family focused and purpose driven. Stiftswaldstr. 60, 67657 Kaiserslautern 0176-66 07 43 32 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Conveniently located in the heart of Ramstein village, two dynamic female anesthesiologists administer an Outpatient Surgery Center called ‘Operations Zentrum’. They have created a professional collaboration that assists the American community with all of their outpatient care needs. Both woman have professional partnerships with doctors in the area and organize and administer all the outpatient requirements in conjunction with their doctor partners. Dr. med Sigird Ultes-Kaiser is a Dr. of Medicine specialized in anesthesiology since 1987 and opened the ‘Operations Zentrum’ in 1988. Solveig Mittelhäußer-Brown also chose Anesthesiology as her specialty & finished her residency in 2006. She still works at the the ‘Nardini Klinikum’ in Landstuhl in addition to the ‘Operations Zentrum.’ Their Outpatient Surgery Center in Ramstein offers General Anesthesia and Regional Anesthesia of all kinds for almost all types of ambulant surgery including the preparation and the postoperative care for the patients. They offer the most gentle and modern treatment and safest procedures possible. The Outpatient Surgery Center works in partnership with the
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Empowering, enabling women worldwide by Senior Airman Hailey Haux 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
omen in America have an interesting history. From not being able to contribute anything to the government to having a female secretary of state, and from not having women in the military to having women attain the rank of general, the U.S. has come a long way as a nation. To celebrate the achievements of women, March is designated as Women’s History Month with activities to empower women around the nation. “It should be a celebration every day,” said Senior Master Sgt. Amber Mitchell, Kisling NCO Academy commandant. “It’s good that we pick a month, but we should celebrate our differences every day, because when we recognize our differences we also recognize there are strengths to bring to the table. Every day, I am proud to be a woman in the military.” Being wowed every day by Airmen and what they accomplish for the mission is what Mitchell said
she looks forward to on a regular basis. “In my 16 years, just the fact that we still have firsts is amazing,” said the Kentucky native. “It tells me we are moving in the right direction, but it also tells me we still have a way to go. “One of the coolest parts of my job is I get to hang out with our international partners. They don’t have the same views we do when it comes to women in the military,” Mitchell continued. “When international partners come to see the Kisling NCO Academy and see how the U.S. does (Professional Military Education), they get to see my face, and that’s kind of cool. It may not change the way their countries do business, but if anything else, they have my face to put with the United States Air Force.” With all the achievements of women, there are many females who have paved the way for others to live out their dreams. “It’s great to be able to look up to women who have gone before us,” said Col. Denette Sleeth, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces
Africa space forces director. “Take the (Women Airforce Service Pilots). They said, ‘We want to do this,’ and they did. As a female in the Air Force, you have to look up to those women who took that step and made things happen.” Having those women to look up to and having a positive role model to converse with every day can mean the world to some Airmen. “Master Sgt. Liz Bolin, who is now deceased, was my first female influence when I came into the Air Force,” Mitchell said. “Right away, even when I was in training, she was dedicated to me and made sure I felt welcome, made sure I was doing what I was supposed to and corrected me when I needed it, but she did it in a helping way. That time she gave meant the world to me.” Women were given many opportunities over the years, allowing them to do just about any job they wish. “The Air Force has made an effort to level the playing field for women, and that’s a great thing,” Sleeth said. “I love the fact more jobs are opening up for women. I, for example, was a
group commander at a launch wing and got to launch rockets for a living. How awesome is that? If someone is capable of doing a job, they should be given the chance. Who cares if it’s a woman?” As a woman, being true to yourself and being unafraid to ask questions and learn can be just as empowering as having someone to look up to, Mitchell said. “We’re more comfortable with our role as women in the Air Force now, because we are Airmen warriors and have answered our nation’s call just like anybody else and that’s important,” Mitchell said. Woman’s History Month offers several things for females in the military to think about, not only this month, but for the rest of their lives. “Women should follow their dreams. If there is something you want to do, go for it, and don’t let anything stop you,” Sleeth said. “Women were given some opportunities earlier on, and it’s good to show women today what we have accomplished in the past and show them that if there is a barrier, break it down!”
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Mark Your Calendar 2014 Events
» KMC Onstage presents “The Diary of Anne Frank.” The story follows the lives of eight people hiding from the Nazis in a concealed storage attic, capturing the claustrophobic realities of their daily existence, their fear, their hope, their laughter and their grief. Show dates: 7:30 p.m. today, and 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Reservations can be made via Webtrac, by calling 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626, or by visiting KMC Onstage, Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne, from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays. » Put on your best country and western gear and come to the Kazabra Club for Cowboy and Cowgirl Appreciation Night Saturday in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Enjoy dancing, games, bull riding and a barbecue. This free event begins at 7 p.m. and is open to all ID cardholders and their guests, ages 18 and older. For details, call 489-7261 or 0631-536-7261. » The Action Fraction Square Dance Club Kaiserslautern will hold an open house from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and March 24 at Pizzeria Franco, Keltenweg 43, 67663 Kaiserslautern. For details, call Fran Hernandez at 0171-282-1605 or Eva Kaye at 0631355-3306. » KMC Onstage will hold open auditions for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. Needed: a large mixed cast of up to 23 actors. Auditions are open to everyone and no previous experience is required. Material will be available at the audition for cold reading. Scripts will be available to check out in advance. For details, call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626. » Enjoy the independent and foreign film “Three Worlds” Thursday at the Rheinland-Pfalz Library. A young woman witnesses a hit-and-run accident by a drunken driver. She befriends the victim’s wife, and then finds out who the reckless driver was. Things get complicated when, instead of turning him in, she begins to develop feelings for him. She becomes torn between her secret relationship with him and her friendship with the wife of the victim. The showing will begin at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available. For more information, contact Rheinland-Pfalz Library, Bldg. 3810 on Landstuhl, at 486-7322 06371-86-7322. » Family and MWR offers free vehicle safety checks at the Vehicle Safety Day event from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 3 at the Landstuhl Automotive Skills Center, Bldg. 3800. There will prizes, food vendors and more. » Thursdays at the Kazabra Club are Country Star Competition Thursdays from 8 to 10 p.m. in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Sing your heart out to a classic country favorite or a new country smash hit. Male and female categories will compete for a weekly $50 gift card. Free and open to all ID cardholders, ages 18 and up. To register, call 489-7261 or 0631-536-7261. » Armstrong’s Club hosts Open Mic Night from 6 to 10:30 p.m. every Thursday in
Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Housing. Calling all musicians, poets and creative types. If you think you have what it takes, bring your gear and be heard. For ages 18 and up. No sign-up required, just show up. For more information, call 0631-354-9986. » The Ramstein Aquatic Center has new opening hours: 6 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. Tuesdays to Fridays, 9 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. Saturdays, and 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Sundays. Fee is $3. For details, call 478-7665.
» The Ramstein Officers’ Spouses Club hosts a monthly social Tuesday. Check-in starts at 9:30 a.m. and the event begins at 10. Reservations must be made by Thursday. Visit www.ramsteinosc.org for more information. » The German-American and International Women’s Club Kaiserslautern holds a playgroup meeting from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday and March 31. Join parents from other cultures and enjoy a coffee together while children play and hear other languages. The fee for each playdate is €2 to cover facility costs. For more information, contact Beatriz Jimenez at email@example.com or 0172-7043585, or visit the GAIWC website at www.gaiwc.com.
» The KMC Adoption Support Group meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Landstuhl Health and Wellness Center, Bldg. 3722. The group meets the needs of adoptive parents, adopting parents and adoptive children through education and research to resolve adoption issues. Inquiries about adoption are welcome through the group’s website at www.usadopteurope.com.
» The Ramstein Contemporary Service is sponsoring a Christian concert at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Ramstein North Chapel. Recording artist Luke Dowler will be performing in order to bring spiritual encouragement to the KMC. The event is free, open to the public and sponsored by the chapel.
Classes & Training
» Basic Training for New Parents class takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday in Bldg. 2917 on Pulaski Barracks. Learn what to expect as a new parent. Receive information on infant safety, feeding your newborn, soothing methods, infant CPR and more. There will be hands-on practice with life size dolls. Contact the New Parent Support Program for more information. To sign up, call 493-4058/4066/4617 or 06313406-4058/4066/4177. » Sponsorship training takes place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and March 25 in Bldg. 3718, Landstuhl Learning Center. This course will help you fulfill the role as a sponsor for incoming personnel. Units can block a maximum of 15 slots per class. Register in advance by calling 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.
» Enjoy Hilltop Theater’s spin on the lovable classic “Annie.” Follow the tale of a fiery young orphan as she tries to escape a miserable orphanage with the help of a wealthy fellow. Show dates: 7 p.m., March 21 to 23 and 28 to 30. Tickets may be purchased in advance through Hilltop Theater, Bldg. 8218 on Smith Barracks. Call 485-7244 or 0678367244. » In celebration of Easter, Month of the Military Child, Autism Awareness Month and Child Abuse Prevention Month, Baumholder CYSS presents the annual Easter Egg Hunt and County Fair April 19. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11 a.m., with the fair following immediately after. The fair will include a chili cook-off, a pie bake-off, face painting, relay races, tug-of-war, bouncy castles, cake walks, carnival games, demonstrations and much more. A shuttle bus will be provided from Smith Barracks to Wetzel Kaserne throughout the day, and parking will be available in Upper Wetzel near the skate park and high school. There is no registration required for this free event. For more information, contact Parent Central Services at 485-7003 or 06783-6-7003.
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Airman & Family Readiness Center
For details or to sign up for a class, call the Airman & Family Readiness Center at 480-5100. MONDAY » Ramstein spouses orientation: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » Interview skills workshop: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC TUESDAY » Reintegration brief: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., IDRC » EFMP diabetes coffee social: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., A&FRC » Intro to German: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC » Pre-deployment brief: 1 to 4 p.m., IDRC WEDNESDAY » Base INTRO: 7:30 to 11:45 a.m., Ramstein Enlisted Club » Bundles for Babies: 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., A&FRC » S.O.C.K.S.: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC » EFMP playgroup: 10 a.m. to noon, Ramstein Community Center » Single Parent Support Group: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC THURSDAY » TAP GPS Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC » Reading & Happiness: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., A&FRC » Understanding TSP: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC MARCH 21 » TAP GPS Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC
RAMSTEIN YOUTH CENTER: » Saturday: St. Patrick’s Day parade and carnival. The funniest way to go green — join Ramstein Youth Programs for a festive parade, free carnival with performances, games and activities. The parade starts 10 a.m. at the instructional facility, Bldg. 1023, and ends at the Ramstein Youth Center, Bldg. 428. Contest: Decorate a wagon, buggy, stroller or bike. Winner of the contest receives credit toward instructional classes. Call 06371-47-6444 for more information or to register for the parade. CLUBS R US AFTERSCHOOL FUN: MONDAY » Planet Earth: Join Mr. Ronnie in the club room as we discover ways to care for our planet. » Sweet Science: From rock candy to elephant toothpaste, join us as we create edible science experiments. TUESDAY » Scrapbooking: Join us as we create scrapbooks to hold all of our special memories. » Spring Crafting: Spring is in the air. Join us for a crafting experience you will be sure to love. WEDNESDAY » Girls Fun: Join Ms. Lena in this girls only club. Learn about cars, masonry and construction. THURSDAY » Around the World in 8 Dishes: Pot stickers, jam tarts, quesadillas and more. Join us as we cook our way around the world. » Storm Chasers: Join Mr. Ronnie to brave learning about tornados, thunder, lightning and more. FREE FRIDAY:
» Music Makers: Join Mr. Fernando in this fun music class. Youth are required to bring their instruments. » Pinterest Your Interest: Get ready to search, click and craft by using pinterest for great ideas on cool projects. » Fitness Friday PALA Challenge: Get up and get moving. Mr. Ronnie’s head to toe workout puts you on the path to recognition from President Obama. EVERYDAY FUN: » Power Hour Think Tank: Homework help, study skills and game challenges that get your brain in shape. Special for Dr. Seuss Month-Story Telling Adventures: Every picture tells a story. Your creativity will unlock the adventures inspired by pictures. » Artist Studio: Figure sketching — from portraits to caricatures, learn to draw people and figures. All new print making. Use templates and print making to create masterpiece. » Game Tech: Monday and Tuesday: Mr Bryan teaches you how to produce your computer game masterpiece. » Photoshop: Wednesday and Thursday: A picture is worth a thousand words. Learn how Photoshop makes your pictures the best that they can be.
Health and Wellness Center
MONDAY » BodPod walk-in hours: 9 to 10 a.m. » Healthy eating class: 10 to 11:30 a.m. » Shoe Station Walk-In Hours: 1 to 2 p.m. TUESDAY » Running clinic: 2 to 3:30 p.m. WEDNESDAY » DASH class: 10 to 11 a.m. THURSDAY » Tobacco Cessation 2: noon to 1 p.m. MARCH 21 » BodPod walk-in hours: 9 to 10 a.m. For more information, call the Health and Wellness Center at 06371-47- 4292 or 480-4292 (HAWC).
» EXPECTANT PARENT ORIENTATION (MONTHLY): Orientation is the first Tuesday of every month at the Learning Resource Center, Bldg. 3718 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Learn about birth registration, passports and more. For more information, call the New Parent Support Program at 479-2098 or 06371-46-2098.
» Self Initiated Care Kit, twice a month. Call 479-2273 (CARE) to sign up for a class. » Attention: TRICARE online is available for your convenience. Schedule your own appointments, home care website, check labs, nurse advice line, medication refills and more. Register online today at www.tricareonline.com.
» Adolescent Support and Counseling Service is a comprehensive program that provides prevention education and counseling services to 11- to 19 year-old ID cardholders in
the military community. Their mission is to provide comprehensive counseling services to adolescents and military families stationed OCONUS while enhancing military readiness and quality of life. In addition, ASACS offers life skills classes that promote health and personal development in the Department of Defense schools. ASACS participates in supportive activities related to military life transitions as well as provides individual, group and family counseling services. ASACS counselors’ offices are located in Department of Defense schools for the convenience of military families. ASACS counseling services are completely confidential. Hours are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday; however, flexible appointment times are available to meet the needs of military families. Contact your school ASACS counselor for more information.
Military family life consultants
» Military family life consultants are licensed clinical providers who assist service members and their families with issues they may face throughout the cycle of deployment to reintegrating with their family and community. The MFLC Program provides short-term, non-medical counseling support for a range of issues including: relationships, crisis intervention, stress management, grief, occupational and other individual and family issues. Psycho-educational presentations focused on issues common to the military family including: reunion/reintegration, stress/coping, grief/loss and deployment/reintegration. For more information, call 0152-24211233; 0152-02663352; 0176-69333243; or 0151-5674 8179.
» Joint Army SHARP, AF SAPR Kick-Off and Proclamation Signing: 10 to 10:30 a.m. April 1. Information tables and resources offered for Sexual Assault Awareness Month all day at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court. » Photo booth event: April 1 and 8 at the KMCC food court. Community members can have photos taken with prompts to show support and ideas for preventing sexual assault. Sponsored by Army SHARP and AF SAPR. » AFN Radio Spot: 4 p.m. April 2. Joint AF SAPR and Army SHARP discussion about Sexual Assault Awareness Month. » Comedian Bernie McGrenahan happy hour event: 2 p.m. April 14 at Hercules Theater on Ramstein. Sponsored by Army ASAP, AF SAPR, Army SHARP and AF ADAPT programs. » Denim Day: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 18. Information tables at the KMCC food court. Sponsored by Army SHARP and AF SAPR. » Self-defense seminars: April 3 and 19. Multiple sessions for males and females. Free to the public. Sponsored by AF SAPR, SHARP and Fortis Vitae Sports & Wellness. To register, contact the AF SAPR office at 480-5597 or email Ramstein.firstname.lastname@example.org. » Joint Army SHARP, AF SAPR closing ceremony: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30. Information tables and resources offered for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
Looking for something to do with your family? One of the biggest complaints of the military families is that there are not many fun events or places to go for families. To make your family experience in Germany more enjoyable check out militaryingermany.com to find fun activities and events for families in the Kaiserslautern region.
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Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby. Dates are subject to change.
Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Die vier Jahreszeiten,” a ballet by Stefano Giannetti with music by Antonio Vivaldi and Astor Piazolla, 7:30 p.m. today, Thursday, April 12 and 23, and 3 p.m. March 23. • “Liebe und Information,” a play by Caryl Churchill, in German, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 26, April 8 and 30. • Family concert: “Begegnungen 2,” with Pfalztheater Orchestra and young musicians from the region, 3:30 p.m. Sunday. • “Die Orestie,” a tragedy trilogy by Aischylos, in German, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and April 5. • “Iphigenie in Aulis,” an opera by Christoph Willibald Gluck, in French with German subtitles, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, April 11 and 6 p.m. April 13. • “Der Vorname,” a play by Matthieu Delaporte and Alexandre de la Patellière, in German, 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, April 1, 4, 9, 13 and 19. • “Viva la Mama,” a comical opera by Gaetano Donizetti, in German, 7:30 p.m. March 21.
Open house The Action Fraction Square Dance Club Kaiserslautern will hold an open house from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and March 24 at Pizzeria Franco, Keltenweg 43, 67663 Kaiserslautern. For details, call Fran Hernandez at 0171-282-1605 or Eva Kaye at 0631-355-3306.
• Concert with music from movies such as “Cloud Atlas,” “Lord of the Rings,” “Jurassic Park” and “Schindler’s List,” 7:30 p.m. March 22. • “Kassandra,” a play by Christa Wolf, in German, 8 p.m. March 22. • Big Ancient World Night, March 29: “Iphigenie in Aulis,” 5 p.m.; “Die Orestie,” 8:15 p.m.; “Kassandra,” 11 p.m. Tickets for all three performances are €49. For more information, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. Kammgarn Kaiserslautern: • Pauline Ngoc presents French chansons and pop of the 1970s, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €15. • The German band Phrasenmäher presents electro pop, rock, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost € 15. • The renowned duet Glasperlenspiel performs electro pop, 8 p.m. March 21. Tickets cost €25. • Maxim & Band present urban pop, 8 p.m. March 29. Tickets cost €17. • Jack DeJohnette, Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding & Leo Genovese Quartett present jazz, 8 p.m. March 31. Tickets cost €30. • The band Cry My Name presents power metal and metal core, 8 p.m. April 5. Tickets cost €10. • John Mayall, known as father of white blues, performs 8 p.m. April 10. Tickets cost €32. For more information, visit www.kammgarn.de. Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern: • Jazz Stage meets Harp, 8 p.m. April 4. Tickets cost €14. • The Pfalztheater Orchestra and young musicians present Gustav Holst’s work “The Planets” op.32, 11 a.m. April 8. Tickets cost €5; family tickets are €21. For tickets or for more information, call Kaiserslautern Tourist-Info at 0631-365-2317. JUZ (Youth Center), Steinstrasse 47, Kaiserslautern: • Ja!zzevau presents the Anne Czichowsky Trio performing bop, bossa nova and ballads, 8 p.m. March 20. Tickets cost €7.50. For more information, visit www.juz-kl.de.
Japanese Garden opens March 22 The Japanese Garden in Kaiserslautern opens earlier than scheduled this season to give visitors the chance to enjoy the cherry blossoms. Doors open March 22. Tickets for adults cost €5.50. Customers of the City Works Kaiserslautern, SWK, have already been mailed or will get mailed the SKW card, which allows them to buy the season ticket for the family for €25. This season ticket also grants access to the Gartenschau, which opens April 1. The SWK card can now be activated at the Gartenschau store or at the office of the Japanese Garden. For details, visit www.japanischergarten.de, www.gartenschau-kl.de or www.swk-kl.de.
Kaiserslautern-Hohenecken, Burgherrenhalle: • Forever Queen, the ultimate tribute by Queen Mania, 8 p.m. Saturday. For tickets, visit www. ResetProduction.de or call 01805288244. Ramstein-Miesenbach, Haus des Bürgers: • The Austrian brass band da Blechhauf’n presents a diversiﬁed program with marches, pop, polka, jazz and classical music, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €22 to €28. • “Habachtaler unplugged,” a concert with the musicians performing among the audience, not on stage, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €10. • Italian Night with a mezzosoprano singer and pianist performing Italian classical music, 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost €12. • Medieval dinner with entertainment by knight Franziskus and juggler Martinus, 7:30 p.m. March 21. Tickets cost €49. For more information, visit www.hausdesbuergers.de or call 06371-592-220. Landstuhl Stadthalle: • “Rock Me Amadeus,” the big Falco show, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €19.50 to €28. For more information, visit www.stadthalle-landstuhl.de or call 06371-92340. English Theatre, Gallusanlage 7, Frankfurt: • “Saturday Night Fever,” a musical by Bill Oaks, Robert Stigwood and the Bee Gees, runs through April 27. For details, visit www.english-theatre.org.
• Kaiserslautern, center, spring market Saturday and Sunday; open stores and car display, 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. • Kaiserslautern, Theodor-ZinkMuseum, Steinstrasse 47, free guided tour of the permanent exhibition in English, 11 a.m. Saturday. CANCELED For more information, visit www.theodor-zink-museum.de. • Ramstein, Museum im Westrich, Miesenbacher Strasse 1, exhibition of models of U.S. road cruisers from the 1950s to 1980s.
• Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (across from Daenner Kaserne), Saturdays. • Kaiserslautern, near BMW dealer on Merkurstrasse, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and March 22, and 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. • Kaiserslautern, Toom Baumarkt, Hohenecker Strasse 10, Fridays. • Mehlingen, former Penny market (Tannenstrasse), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. • Ramstein, ﬂea market hall, Flurstrasse 4, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. • Landstuhl, Kauﬂand, Torfstrasse 10, Thursdays. • Bad Dürkheim, Saline (salt-works in Kurpark), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and March 22, and 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday. • Bad Dürkheim, Brunnenhalle, Kurbrunnenstrasse 14, second-hand market, 8 to 4 p.m. Saturday. • Heidelberg, Messplatz, 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
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Page 26 SURVEY, from Page 7 safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission evaluates and accredits more than 18,000 health care organizations and programs in the
Kaiserslautern American U.S. It is an independent, notfor-profit organization and is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. To learn more about The Joint Commission, visit www. jointcommission.org.
LRMC is extending an invitation to the community to meet with the surveyors during the week of March 24 to 28. For more information or to schedule an appointment with a surveyor, con-
March 14, 2014 tact Walter in the Quality Management Division and Joint Commission Readiness Office at 590-4863 or 063719464-4863, or via email at email@example.com; Richard Rhodes at 590-8704 or 06371-9464-8704, or via
email at richard.w.rhodes18. firstname.lastname@example.org; or Lt. Col. Vivian Ludi at 590-4058 or 06371-9464, or via email at email@example.com. (Courtesy of Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs)
holidaY, from Page 16 There are many legends to tell about Patrick. One says he used the shamrock, which resembles a three-leaf clover, to explain the meaning of the Trinity. He used it in his sermons to represent how the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit could all exist as separate elements of the same entity. His followers adopted the custom of wearing a shamrock on his feast day. Finding a four-leaf clover on St. Patrick’s Day is supposed to bring double the good luck. Kissing the Blarney Stone supposedly brings the kisser the gift of persuasive eloquence. The stone is set in the wall of the castle tower in the Irish village of Blarney. It is hard to reach. It’s between the main castle wall and the parapet. Kissers have to lie on their back and bend over backward, holding iron bars for support. The origins of the Blarney Stone’s magical properties aren’t clear, but one legend says an old woman cast a spell on the stone to reward a king who had saved her from drowning. Also associated with the Irish holiday are leprechauns. Otherwise known as Irish fairies, leprechauns are small, unsociable, unfriendly men, who live alone. They are dressed like shoemakers, with a cocked hat and a leather apron. Legend says they possess a hidden pot of gold. If the leprechaun is caught by a treasure hunter, he must tell him the location of the pot. If the leprechaun can trick the hunter and vanish, all hopes of finding the treasure are lost. The color green is associated with St. Patrick’s Day because it is the color of spring, a shamrock and a color in Ireland’s flag. In many countries, people wear something green. School children started a tradition of their own — pinching classmates who forgot to wear green.
Caterers serve food specialities in white tents along the trails in the vineyards today and Saturday.
Bad Dürkheim holds vineyard nights today, Saturday by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
he City of Bad Dürkheim will sponsor its annual “Weinbergnacht,” or vineyard night, today and Saturday. Local vineyards will be immersed in romantic lights and all kinds of colors can be seen across the sky. Twenty-four local vintners will offer selected wines in illuminated tents. Local caterers and restaurant owners will serve Palatinate food specialties. The trail of the open-air wine tasting will be 6 kilometers long and pass the renowned vineyards of Michelsberg, Spielberg, Herrenberg and Weilberg. Light artists will illuminate the terraces, the sandstone walls along the trails as well as the window arcs of the Roman villa Weilberg and the Michelskapelle chapel where the Wurstmarkt originated. A wine pass will be sold as the entrance ticket to the wine tasting. Cost is €19, including the wine glass to taste 15 wines. Children will get free beverages served in free cups, which will be given out when buying the wine pass. Stands will also sell non-alcoholic beverages along the trail; a wine pass is not requested to get there. Food specialties include a vegetable pasta pan, carrot ginger soup, onion meat with garlic sauce, fire wurst, flammkuchen and crepes. Visitors arriving by car can park on the Wurstmarktplatz. Here they can buy the wine passes at a box office and
The vineyard night in Bad Dürkheim offers special light installations today and Saturday.
find the entrance to the trail. The trails are not lit. It is recommended to bring a flashlight. Organizers suggest coming by public transportation such as the train. The walk from the train station to the Wurstmarktplatz takes about 10 to 15 minutes. Weinbergnacht will be from 6 to 11 p.m. today and 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday. For more information, visit www.weinbergnacht.de.
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Kaiserslautern offers spring market, Sunday shopping by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
aiserslauterns advertising association, “Kaiser in Lautern,” will sponsor a spring market in cooperation with the City of Kaiserslautern to say goodbye to winter Saturday and Sunday. The annual event, “Lautern bursts into bloom,” will highlight the beginning of spring with a variety of activities, stage performances, fashions shows and food specialties in the center of town Saturday and Sunday. Additionally, this year, stores will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, and a car exhibition will display the latest vehicles on Stiftsplatz. Stores, restaurant and pub owners, as well as various institutions will present a diversified program to entertain and lure costumers and families asking them to take part in numerous activities and enjoy special offers. The traditional primrose pyramid will be set up on Schillerplatz. More than 3,000 primroses will be given away to visitors. Local sports clubs will present performances on a stage and ask visitors to take part in “Fit in Lautern.” They will provide all kinds of information about how to join sports clubs and their programs. The radio station RPR1 will have a stage set up on in front of their studio in Fackelstrasse. They will present an unplugged entertainment program and offer guided tours of the studio. A local kindergarten will offer face painting, a jumping castle, balloons, coffee and cakes. Fashion shows are scheduled to highlight the new spring collection in Pirmasenser
Photo courtesy of the City of Kaiserslautern
Visitors receive primroses during Kaiserslautern’s spring market Saturday. Stores will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Strasse and Rummelstrasse. An arts and crafts market will display unique items such as candles, jewelry, garden decorations and Easter presents in front of Stiftskirche. Muscle and drift cars will be exhibited in Riesenstrasse. In Kerststrasse, shoppers can test a barefoot path, visit a petting zoo and admire rabbits from the local rabbit breeding association. The Easter bunny will surprise children with sweets.
Food booths will be set up in different locations. Caterers will serve Italian delicacies, cheese specialties, salmon dishes and homemade chocolate. Various bands and walking acts will provide entertainment in the streets. These bands and walking acts will also perform Sunday starting at 11 a.m. Stores will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. Visit www.werbegemeinschaft-kl.de for more information.
Handball makes Airman’s Olympic dream a reality “While both require a lot of my time, with a little management and determination it all worked out in the end.” Since Carsen Chun was a child he had Feeling confident in his ability, Chun always been athletic, participating in any submitted an application to the World sport presented to him with the dream to Class Athlete Program, which would be one day take part in the Olympics. his first step toward competing in the Now, after years of hard work and Olympics. determination that vision may finally The Air Force WCAP is a two-year become a reality for this Airman. program that provides active-duty perJoining the Air Force with hopes to sonnel the opportunity to train and comgrow as a leader and an athlete, 1st Lt. pete at national and international sports Carsen Chun, 86th Munitions Squadron competitions with the ultimate goal of material flight commander, took advanselection to the U.S. Olympic team. tage of every opportunity to improve “Being selected for the athlete program himself. is a huge accomplishment,” Chun said. “I have always had a love for sports “To be able to represent not only the Air Courtesy photo from basketball to swimming. I did it Force but the people who have supported all,” Chun said. “So when I found out Then 2nd Lt. Carsen Chun, 86th Munitions Squadron material flight commander, steals a me along the way means a lot, and I will pass from the opposing team during a handball match. Chun was selected to be part of the there was a handball club at the Air Force World Class Athlete Program where he will spend two years training for the 2016 Olympics. try my hardest to make them proud.” The WCAP will send Chun back to Academy, I joined immediately.” Handball consists of two teams of seven playAfter graduating the academy, the Hawaiian America where he will train at least five days a ers, passing a ball to and from with the intention of native received orders to Ramstein where he con- week and compete in several national and internathrowing the ball in the opposing team’s goal. tinued his passion of playing handball across tional events for two years, preparing him for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. “Handball is a lot like soccer except you get to Europe. Though it was a long and bumpy road, the Air use your hands,” Chun said. “It is a very fast-paced “I love everything I do at the munitions squadron and challenging sport, which is why I took to it so as well as in handball, and I was worried I would Force athlete is a step closer to making his dream of quickly. It’s everything I enjoy.” have to give up the sport to do my job,” Chun said. winning a medal at the Olympics a reality. by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
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‘Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right’ by Maj. Risa Riepma Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Nutrition Care Division
hat does the slogan “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right” mean to you? Consumer research has found the taste of food is more important to consumers than nutrition content in terms of making food choices. How do we enjoy the taste of food and still eat healthy or “right?” Believe it or not, it can be done. A habit many Americans have that affects both the way they taste and enjoy food, as well as the portions consumed, is the speed at which they eat. How much attention is given to the experience of eating itself is also a factor. Many may notice that dining out in
Europe takes longer than in America. This can be multifactorial, but it is a known fact that Europeans value the eating and social experience when dining out and set aside time to fully engage in it. Here are a few questions to ask yourself to indicate how well you enjoy and taste food: • Do you find yourself eating in a hurry or on the run? • Does it take you less than 20 minutes to finish a meal? • Do you often eat standing up or in your car? • Do you consistently eat alone? Studies have shown that those who eat too quickly are more likely to overeat. It takes about 20 minutes for the stomach to send signals of fullness to the brain. Eating too quickly can often result in excessive calories
‘Color Me Green’ 5K
Put on your best green gear and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the “Color Me Green” 5K Fun Run/Walk Saturday beginning at the Landstuhl Fitness Center. Registration takes place from 8 to 9:30 a.m., a safety briefing will be held at 9:45, and the run begins at 10. Runners must be in place no later than 9:30 a.m. Open to all ID cardholders. Pets are welcome on a leash. The course is stroller friendly, but not suitable for roller blades. Entry fee is $5. For more information, call 493-2086 or 0631-3406-2086.
A B-24 Memorial Push-Up challenge will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. March 28 at the Ramstein Southside Fitness Center annex. The event is to raise funds to build a memorial commemorating the 70th anniversary of the B-24 crash of “Our Love” in Macedonia Aug. 26, 1944. To register and volunteer, contact Tech. Sgt. James Hodgman at 480-6558 or B24memorial@gmail.com.
Units wishing to participate in unit-level soccer must sign up by March 28. There will be a coaches meeting at 6 p.m. April 2 at the Rhine Ordnance Barracks Fitness Center, Bldg. 172. The league will be 7 versus 7 and games will be played from 6 to
consumed and an unsatisfied feeling a short time later. The same is true for eating while standing or at other locations other than a table. Something you can try to enhance your eating experience and eat more healthy may include eating meals at a designated spot at home, preferably the kitchen table. Putting your fork down and taking a sip of water in between bites will also encourage you to slow down. Enjoying the taste of food can also mean being more open to adding more fruits and vegetables to your diet. Many times we get into repetitive patterns when we eat the same things over and over. If our food choices are not low fat or low in sodium, it can result in an unhealthy eating pattern. Making a point to seek out low fat,
9 p.m. April through June. Awards will be given to the first, second and third place teams. To register a team, contact Quinton Floyd at 4932087 or 0631-3406-2087, or quinton.floyd.civ@mail. mil.
The Running Association Sickingenstadt Landstuhl sponsors its annual Nanstein Mountain Run at 3 p.m. Saturday. The run is for everybody and offers a good opportunity for runners to test their fitness. It starts near Sickingensporthalle (gym near public swimming pool, Kaiserstrasse 128) and leads on about 7.8 kilometers of forest paths up to Nanstein Castle. The first three winners of each age group receive certificates and other prizes. To preregister, visit www.LLG-Landstuhl.de. Starting fee is €5. For more information and to register, visit www.llg-landstuhl.de.
Soccer referees needed
The Kaiserslautern Officials Association, which provides sports officials for Department of Defense Dependents Schools, is now looking for soccer officials. The only beginning qualifications include soccer experience at the high school or college level, a desire to give back to the sport and the ability to travel to schools throughout the DODDS area on game days. KOA referees receive good game
low sodium and high fiber recipes and food items can expand your taste palate and encourage healthier eating habits. The old saying “don’t knock it until you’ve tried it” still applies. It is never too late to begin eating more healthy. National Nutrition Month, celebrated annually in March, is a nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, formerly known as the American Dietetic Association. The campaign focuses on making informed food choices and developing sound physical activity and eating habits. This year’s slogan for National Nutrition Month is “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right.” For questions on nutrition classes and services offered at LRMC, call 486-8229 or 06371-86-8229.
pay, mileage and overnight lodging when needed. For more information about refereeing, contact the commissioner, Garrett Field, at 0151-464-1963 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you want to become a certified yoga instructor? YogaFit training is coming to your area. Level 1 Training will be held April 7 and 8; YogaFit for Balancing Mood will be held April 10 and 11; YogaFit for Warriors will be held April 12 and 13. All workshops will take place at the Sembach Fitness Center, Bldg. 105. Receive a discount by registering one month prior to the scheduled training date. Cost is $399 if you sign up early, $429 for regular sign-up, and $459 for late sign-up (seven days or less before training date). Register for all three workshops and save $150 when you enter the code “WARRIOR13” during checkout. To register, contact email@example.com or 888-786-3111. Find out more at yogafit.com.
The Ramstein Lady Rams varsity (slow pitch) softball tryouts will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 12 and 13 on the softball field behind Southside Fitness Center. To try out, you must be an ID card holder 18 years or older. For details, call Linda Poe at 479-4221.
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NOW SHOWING Editor’s note: Schedules and synopses are provided by the Army and Air Force Exchange Service. Movie times and dates are subject to change by the individual theaters. Please check with the theater to ensure accuracy.
Gateway Cineplex (Ramstein) 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 10 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11:45 a.m., 6:15 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 3 p.m., 9:15 p.m. SATURDAY - 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 10 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11:45 a.m., 6:15 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 3 p.m., 9:15 p.m. SUNDAY 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:30 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11 a.m., 5 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. MONDAY - 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:30 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11 a.m., 5 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. TUESDAY - 300: Rise of an Empire (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG) 11:30 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11 a.m., 5 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. WEDNESDAY - 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:30 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11 a.m., 5 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. THURSDAY - 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (R) 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. That Awkward Moment (R) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3D (PG) 11:30 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Endless Love (PG-13) 11 a.m., 5 p.m. Winter’s Tale (PG-13) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. TODAY -
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17:45, Sat & Sun 13:30, 17:45, Mon - Wed 18:00 In Digital 3D: 300: Rise of an Empire (R)Fri & Sat 18:00, 22:30, Sun 18:00, Mon - Wed 18:00 Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG)- Fri 16:00, 18:00, Sat & Sun 13:30, 15:45, Mon 16:00, 18:00, Tue 16:00, Wed 16:00, 18:00 Non-Stop (PG13)- Fri & Sat 20:15, 22:30, Sun 20:15, Mon - Wed 18:30, 20:30
In 2D: 300: Rise of an Empire (R)- Fri 16:00, 20:15, Sat & Sun 13:30, 16:00, 20:15, Mon - Wed 16:00, 20:30 In 2D: Need for Speed (PG13)- Fri 15:45, 20:00, 22:30, Sat 15:30, 20:00, 22:30, Sun 15:30, 20:00, Mon - Wed 16:00, 20:30 Also showing: The Lego Movie, The Monuments Men
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Beautiful FSH w. In-Law-Suite in Kusel-Region, built in 2011, 25 km to RAB, 250 m², 5 BR, 2 Baths + 2 WC, 2 BIK, 2 Liv/Din, Storage, Double-Garage, Yard, Pets neg., Avail: March 1, 2014, Rent: 2015 Euro + util.Reduced fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate: 06371-465407 or 0160-1065196 or email@example.com. For further listings please view our website www.gibillpay.com/reale state Brand new Kaiserslautern. Dplx house. Very luxury. 6 Bedroom, 2 balcony, bik, attic, trrace, small yard, floor-heating (very economic heating system warm pump). Garage, available Form March 1st. Please mail mbissinger@ MSN.com. No Finders Fee Cozy house in Kirchenarnbach, approx 150sqm livspace, big bik, 2livrm, 2baths, 3BR, basement. 2 garages, sep rm for grill, bicycles etc. Pets welcome. Lrg yard. €1040 + util +€60 garage. 017670822005 Dream house!!! Brand new, modern & luxurious FSH in Mehlingen, 5 km to Sembach, 7 km to K'Lautern, 300 m², 5 BR, 3 Baths, BIK, Liv/Din-Area, Fireplace, GasFloor-Heating, Sauna, Yard, Patio, Double-Garage, Pets neg., Avail: March 15, 2014. Rent: approx. 2500 Euro + util.Reduced fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate: 06371-465407 or 01601065196 or ramstein@gibill pay.com. For further listings please view our website www.gibill pay.com/realestate Duplex 120sqm Mehlingen Froehnerhof 3BR livrm dinrm BIK 1.5bath cpks yard 10min RAB ideal for single €840 +util 063039998405 or 0176-78483490 Duplex 140sqm 3BR 1.5bath liv/ din area BIK laundry attic garage SAT DSL 8km to RAB av now €810 + utl (extra electr. & phone) from owner Tel. 06383-7627 or 998282 speak Engl. Duplex 5min to RAB 120sqm 4BR BIK 2baths liv/dinrm garage attic basem 1000sqm lot 17sqm balc 20sqm terr €870 +util Call: 06371-70893 (lv msg)
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Freestanding house. Ramstein School. 10 minutes to RAB.255 sqm, 6 bedroom, 2,5 bathroom, All ads and pics on class-world.com attic, fireplace, floor-heating, bik, balcony, terrace, fenced Yard. No Enjoy living in this spacious, very Finders Fee. rent 1,920 € .Please modern and luxurious freestan- contact : email@example.com or ding home. 291 m², 3 BR, 2.5 016090727661 Baths, Liv/Din-room, Studio, Fenced yard, Double garage, House for rent in Rothselberg: Floor-Heating, Pets neg., Avail: Ramstein school district, 195sqm, Feb. 15, 2014. Rent: 2212 Euro + 4-5BR, 2 liv rm, attic, basement, 2 100 Euro garage + util.Reduced kitchen w/ electric appliances, fee!For more information please 1+3/4 baths, office rm, storage contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Re- rm, €1330+utl phone: 06304al Estate: 06371-465407 or 0160- 91929 1065196 or ramstein@gibill House in 66851 Queidersbach, pay.com . For further listings plea230 sqm, bik - high quality, firese view our website www.gibill place, montly rent 1.700 Euro, pay.com/realestate 350€ for the oil-heating, Year of Eulenbis/Weilerbach approx build 2005, blacony, high quality 360sqm House 5BR 2livrm, 3full of the wood floor, 3 pantries.Debaths 2BIK, lrg yard, garden w/ posit 3 mothly rents, Commission fruit trees, fireplace, sun terrace, 2 monthly rent, monthly rent balconies, dbl garage, beautif €1700 0176-35598944 July Sornview, avail now! 1800€ +util Tel: berger 06371-51375 or 0173-6640836 House in Katzweiler, HirschhorExcl. Freest House for rent in nerhof 1. 3BR, liv/din rm, BIK, Weilerbach, Big house, 5BR, high 1.5baths, garage, terrace. 06308quality equipment, 290sqm, 2 bal- 7222 conies, 1 terrace, 1 garage+3 parHouse in Weilerbach-Erzenhauking spots, 600sqm beautiful prosen, Im Borfeld 18, 270 SM, perty. €2130+util, Avail now, I on€2,000 + util. NO FEE5 BR, 2.5 ly speak German, 06374-1461 or Bath, lrg LR, DR, BIK, + maids 0176-68316718 room w/bath, Garage + carport, Excl. house in Thaleischweiler, 3 balcony + covered patio; pets OK bdrm, 2 bath, garage, 1800 €, Call Andreas at 0171-5410010 or 01724255779, erich.deffner@ LM at 06374-993619 or mail to an firstname.lastname@example.org gmx.de
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House Kindsbach 110sqm partly furn 3BR 2bath liv/dinrm kitchen garden courtyard basem no pets €770 + €30water + €20 trash 06371-914401 House, 220sqm, 1200sqm property, terrace, family rm, dinrm, BIK, laundry, 2full baths, 4BR, private patio area in the back. Very quiet area, 6miles to RAB westgate, €1600 +util. w/option to buy. Avail now. Call Owner 06364175436 Kaiserslautern city, Rowhouse, 143sqm, open flr plan, liv/dinrm, BIK, 2full bath, guest bath, 4BR, garage, terr, no pets, insect screens on 1st flr. Avail now. €1050+util+garage (€50). Tel: 06363-993633 or 0152-51845653 Kaiserslautern-Morlautern: 4 bedr., 2 ½ bath, built-in.kit., livingdiningrm., basement, patio, 1.600,-- € + util www.agra-immobi lien.de 06371-57656 KL-Einsiedlerhof, new Duplex, 201 sqm, 4 bed, studio, 2.5 bad, BIK, floor heating, garage 2 cars, yard.No pets.Available from 01.04.2014.1580 Euro+util. 017660032617 Krickenbach: 3 bedr., 1 ½ bath, living-diningrm., built-in-kit., garage, patio, yard, 1.040,-€ + util www.agra-immobilien.de 0637157656 K-Town Westside: newly renovated, 170sqm, 4 bed, 1.5 bath, BIK, studio loft, storage, small yard, gas heating, rent 1225 euros incl. garage, Av. now, Call Melinda 0172/6855976 or kka.immobili email@example.com Landstuhl-Melkerei: FSH, 220sqm, 5 bed, 2.5 bath, BIK, gas heating, garage, nice yard, €1420+ut. Av. 1. April, Call Melinda 0172/6855976 or kka.immobili firstname.lastname@example.org Luxury big FSH, near K-Town and RAB/ Sembach, 180sqm, 4BR, 2bath, flr heating, BIK, terrace, balc, garden, quiet area, €1400 + util, Call Henry 01726634425 Matzenbach, 130sqm house, 3BR, big liv/dinrm, BIK, bath, guest toil, basement, garden, balc, dble garage, 16km to RAB, €1050+util 0163-1987059 or 06381-6749 Mehlingen, 3BR, 1.1/2bath, BIK, utilityrm, townhouse, 126sqm, terr, park place, garage avail, granite flr, pets neg.€820+util, Tel: 0176-31491767
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Ramstein 5 mins: comfortable home in Obermohr, 180sqm, 4 bed, 2 bath, studio loft, BIK, gas heaAll ads and pics on class-world.com ting, garage, big balcony, no yard, €1180+ut. Av. now. Call Melinda Near Ramstein: Freest House 0172/6855976 or kka.immobilien@ with floor-heat, 270sqm, 5BR/ icloud.com 2,5BA, fireplace, yard, 2 garages Ramstein-Miesenbach: 4 bedr., € 2.000,- + util 06371-943311 2 ½ bath, living-diningrm., familywww.GermaWild-Immobilien.de room, built-in-kit., garage, balcony, yard, 1.760,--€ + util New House 5 Km to Ramstein www.agra-Immobilien.de 0637166879 Kottweiler. Low energie 57656 270qu 7Beedr. big liv. 2,5 bad new desig.Kitchen every rooms Spesbach: 6 bedr., 3 bath, livingTV-fast- Intern. many outside- diningm, built-in-kit., patio, yard, space, pets ok.rent 1880.- Dispo- garage, 2.060,-- €+ util www.agrasit 1880.- no Realtor 06381 immobilien.de 06371-57656 4280293 o. 0175 2011139 Stelzenberg, beautiful house, 6 br, 2 gar, fenced yard E 1980,-e , Nice Apt in Mehlbach close to Extremely beautiful house, 6 br, 3 VOG 15 min RAB 20 min SEM 20 bath, fe ced yard, 2 gar, E 1980,-; min, 110 sqm, 2 BR, livrm, dinrm, JR Realty, 01703159692 or jfr46@ BIK w/dishw., 1,5 bath, balc., at- outlook.com tic, basmnt., floor-heat, SAT-DSLTownhouse 5min Kaiserslautern LTE2 park.lot, quiet, near forest, 5Rms BIK 1.5bath 170sqm wonderful view AV now, Pls. call 300sqm-yard terr balc garage ni06301-795030, or 0151 16 56 70 ce area 15min RAM 0173-3683830 17 Wonderful renovated single fam Nice Duplex-Half in Kusel, 180 home close to Vogelweh and less m², 3 BR, 1.5 Baths, BIK, Liv-Din- than 15 min to RAB - About Room, Storage, In-Law-Suite, Ga- 300sqm liv sp, 5 bedrms, 2.5 bath rage, Yard, 2 Balconies, Pets large, open liv/din, beautiful builneg., Avail: March 1, 2014, Rent: in kit, huge studio, private patio 1080 Euro incl. garage +util.Redu- and back yard and a garage. The ced fee!For more information plea- rent is 2650E + garage.Pets on apse contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & proval.Doris Drewlow Immobilien, Real Estate: 06371-465407 or Tel: 06371-5940059 0160-1065196 or ramstein@gibill pay.com. For further listings pleaHOUSES/APTS se view our website www.gibill FOR SALE pay.com/realestate
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Nice FSH 16 km to RAB, 245 m², 6 BR, 3 Baths, BIK, Liv/DinRoom, Yard, Garage, Pets neg., Avail. now, Rent: 1940 Euro incl. garage + util.Reduced fee!For more information please contact G.I. Bill Pay Service & Real Estate: 06371-465407 or 0160-1065196 or email@example.com. For further listings please view our website www.gibillpay.com/reale state
Bungalow in Ramstein-Miesenbach, in a cul-de-sac, approx 1500sqf, partly furnished, 3BR, 1.5 bath, oil heating but possibility to use gas, big sunroom w/ floor heat, lrg BIK, back yard patio w/ privacy hedges fenced, basement. American washer, dryer, fridge and stove in the basement. AFN and German TV. Air-condition. Drive through garage w/electric doors, extra parking spaces. 5 min to west gate of RAB, 2 min Obermohr: Freest House in quiet walk to train station. €300,000 area, 6BR/2BA, yard, terrace, ga- obo. 06371-57570 or 0160rage € 1.300,- + util 06371- 2137652. 943311 www.GermaWild-Immobili en.de
By Owner, Beautiful Country Landhouse, Freestanding House, 280Sqm, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 2 Living/Dining Room, BIK, Features: Fireplace, Yard, Floor Heating, Attic, Garage, Has a separate apartment with Private entrance. Beautiful view located in quite area. Dbl Grg, Patio/Balcony, AC, Screens, some Furnishings, 800 sqm prpty, Off Street parking. Has Lots of Extras, Prvt Ownr No Realator Fee, 15 min LRMC, 20 min Rams, 01726623527 Evenings after 1800., €375000, 0172-6623527 FSH in Würzweiler, between Rockenhausen & Kirchheimbolanden, quiet area, 5BR, liv/dinrm, 2 bathrms, 2 guest WCs, 2 biks, garage, approx 1400sqm garden, incl separate building suitable for expansion w/ 3 garages. €130.000,00 obo. Call 06302-7556
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Gorgeous House 209m² Liv Space, 1065m² lot, 5 bedrms, liv/ diningroom, built-in kitchen, pantry, fam rm, 2 bath, sauna, entrance video security system, laundry rm, cov balcony, cov patio, outside BBQ, playground, garden house, workshop, own water well, totally fenced, gas heating. Avail. immediately 295000 Euro. Doris Drewlow Immobilien, Tel: 063715940059
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Hauptstuhl: Great house 4BR wintergarden lovely garden garage, Price € 1140,1 month finders fee. RE/MAX Dreamhomes 4 U in Landstuhl Call Sonja 01603807277 Landstuhl! Energy efficient construction project currently under development. Commission-free townhomes will be available soon: 116 sqm/1250 sqft living space, starting at 169.990,-€or 141 sqm/ 1520 sqft living space starting at 189.990,-€. Property includes terr. garden space. For further info pls contact: Deutsche Reihenhaus, Sa brina.Buellesfeld@reihenhaus.de, phone 0631/3433245
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Old Farm house, approx 200sqm livsp, 4rms, BIK, bath, 1200sqm property, 4 parking slots. Open floor plan construction. €1450. 0151-50430987 Olsbrücken, FST house, exclusive interior, 168qm, liv/dinrm, BIK, office, 4BRw/balc, 1bath, guest toil, tiled fireplace, laundryrm, 1 garage, gas floor heat, terr w/ yard, €1400+€2500dep, no pets, avail 1 April, Tel:06308-7178 Pretty FSH 7 bedrm with over 300sqm & granny flat in Trippstadt, located in a cul-de sac and it has 3 garages. Rent incl the garages, before util is 2420 Euros per month. Doris Drewlow Immobilien, Tel:06371-5940059 Queidersbach: 4 bedr., 2 ½ bath, living-diningrm., built-in-kit., patio, yard, garage, 1.350,-- € + til www.agra-immobilien.de 0637157656
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Landstuhl: Very nice duplex 3BR Studio, garage.Price € 1000, 1 month finders fee, RE/MAX Dreamhomes 4 U in Landstuhl Call Sonja 01603807277 Trippstadt - very pretty home with ca 300m² liv. space, 1209m² lot, built 1989. 7 bedrms, 3.5 bathrms, 2 balc., patio, 3 garages, quiet location. 335000€ negot. Doris Drewlow Immobilien, Tel: 06371-5940059 www.dorisd-im mo.de
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March 14, 2014 !!!!!1-5 Bed luxury apts & houses for TLA/TDY personnel in Ramstein, Mackenbach & Bruckmuehlbach. 2 minutes to RAB and short walk to shops & restaurants. 100% equipped, TV, AFN, English satalite, cable high speed internet. Free phone to USA and Europe, good library and movie selection. Pets welcome. Off street secured parking. CallJennie, 01712679282. Email: luxuryapts09@ya hoo.com Beautiful TLA House, www.beauti ful-tlf.jimdo.com, 5min to RAB, 4bedr, fullyfurnished, 0176/ 39755130 Landstuhl: 5***** Apartment, Apt No. 2, perfectly located and furnished Whirlpool, Steamshower, Dolby Surround, Boxspring beds www.ferienwohnungen-pech tel.de €100 info@ferienwohnun gen-pechtel.de
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07 Volvo XC 70 AWD Cross Country, $15,000. AWD, Automatic transmission w/manual shifting option, PWR heated leather seats, pwr locks, sunroof, entertainment pkg/w wireless headphones, towing pkg, park assist, Good Year Ultra Grip Winter Ti017661266595 Scott res with steel rims, 175/65 R14. 2001 BMW E46 318i Automatic Excellent condition used one winstation wagon in remarkable con- ter. Rims came off Mazda 323, dition.Always maintained.Garage 4x100. $180; Call: 0175-449-8922 kept.Lots of extras like A/C, PDC, Xenon headlights etc.Just passed Great Condition & Priced to Sell USAREUR inspection $4800,-- MINI Cooper S 2010 Pepper White w/ Black Bonnet Stripes. One obo 015143211283 owner & in GREAT Condition. 2003 BMW X5, automatic, power Dealer maintained! Check out the windows and sunroof, BMW pre- KA online or www.ramsteinyardsa mium CD and stereo system. Blue les.com for more details. Email exterior and black leather interior. email@example.com Approximately 112K miles. A must see! GPS5981@YA Great running US Spec vehicle. No major issues. Is a very reliable HOO.COM vehicle. Please feel free to con2006 AUDI A-8 Quattro! Super tact me to take it out for a test Clean!! Silver Color! Tan Leather! run. firstname.lastname@example.org Great Service History! Long Wheel Base! Loaded! Navigation! I am selling 4 bmw alloy oem 15" Super Nice Ride! For More Infor- rims taken off my `93 318i.The mation Contact Lawrence And rims are in fair condition.Good for Maria at (39) 3466494965 or Email any BMW owner who need rims email@example.com As- or spares. $100 ss2day@ king Price 17,000 Euro gmail.com
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March 14, 2014 Mercedes E 200, Model 2000 Automatic, leather, power steering, breaks, windows, doors. Cruise control, Xenon lights, ABS, Stero, fully loaded. new oil change & batterie.new winter tires. none smoking car - Garage kept- good condition - only € 3.250 obo call 0172-676 2717 Mercedes E-Class Rims and tires, 4x 215/55 R16 Conti Premium Contact summer tires Original Mercedes Aluminium rims 7.5Jx16H2 ET 41, 5/112 original part-Nr: 2104010402, €285, koffer firstname.lastname@example.org 06301 3898080 Porsche Cayenne Turbo year: 2009 KM: 150.000 Fully loaded, (leather seats, Panorama Roof, Rear Entertainment System, Price New: € 140.000,00 Sale Price: €31.500 Please call: 01726235076 Tires, KUMHO 225 60 R16 102 H XL M + S All Season $350Used for 2 months before Van had to be scrapped. C:015121481670 H: 063759946688Set of 4 on Ford 5 lug 15" rims., $350.00, email@example.com
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Athletes Needed! Team Armed Forces Europe, Bodybuilding competition team seeking dedicated male and female athletes to compete in Italy May 31-June 2nd for Fitness Universe. See facebook.com/teamarmedforceseurope for details about auditions and the team. Christian Sience Church in Kaiserslautern, Pariserstrasse 57. Opening hours: Sunday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Great Soccer College Recruitment Camp Here in Germnay! No other Camp like this in Europe that is there for our kids to be seen by American College Coaches. Www.facebook.com/CollegeSoccerShowcaseCamp or email CollegeSoccerCamp@ gmx.de for more info Montana singer/songerwriter Luke Dowler, on his first European tour. Free concerts on March 15, 1800, at the Northside Chapel on Ramstein, March 15, 2100, at Gasthaus Beck in Mackenbach, March 16, 1100, Northside Chapel, Contemporary Service. Overeater's Anonymous, If food rules your life call Overeaters Anonymous. No weigh-ins, dues or fees. Meetings every Monday 1800. Landstuhl hospital chapel, building 3773. Contact OA_ktown@yahoo.com for more info.
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The Bigs Baseball, Wii Game, perfect condition, like new!, €10, firstname.lastname@example.org The Bigs2 Baseball, Wii game, perfect condition, like new!, €10, email@example.com Transformer 1000Watts, $35, ha firstname.lastname@example.org Transformer 750Watts, $20, ha email@example.com wireless DVD player and surround sound, DAV-HDX578WF Sony DVD and Home Theatre Surround sound and S-air wireless receiver. This is an awesome system with wireless rear speakers and a 5 disc changer. $250, firstname.lastname@example.org Zelda Twilight Princess, Wii game, perfect condition, like new!, €15, email@example.com SA
2000 Watt transformer, 2000 watts in good condition., $40.00, firstname.lastname@example.org Camerabag Crumpler "Messenger bag" for digital mirror reflex camera and equipment. Only used once, original price EURO 100, €50 OBO, pics on classworld.com, email@example.com Electric guitar amp for sale; Rocktron Rampage, ideal for practice in your home and beyond.Fantastic gain characteristics, AGX noise reduction, 8`` speaker with lots of volume asking $120.- call 0172 35 64442 Gets over 90 UK Channels via your Internet Conection. Still has 12 month Subscription and full firstname.lastname@example.org Keyboard from ASUS, black, with number pad, brand new, never used before! €5, coemser@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com Keyboard from Saitek, grey, Keyboard from Saitek, grey, with number pad, great condition! €5, coem email@example.com, €5, coemser@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com Metal Slug Anthology, Wii game, played once, perfect condition - like new!, €15, firstname.lastname@example.org Rayman Raving Rabbits, Wii game, perfect condition, like new! €10, email@example.com, €10, firstname.lastname@example.org SmackDown vs. Raw 2010, Wii game, like new!, €12, coemser@ gmail.com
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*Laney GH50L all valve top guitar amplifier and 4x12 Laney speaker cabinet. Brand new, never left the living room. Amazing sound possibilities. Serious offers and details at 01723564442 220 volt iron and ironing board. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674. $30, eyates9761@ aol.com An adjustable full-size bassinet allows you to keep baby closer longer. Diaper changing table with wipe clean fabrics that resist mess during changes. Easily converts to a portable playard. Signature Graco® push-button fold makes closing your playard quick and hassle-free. Airy mesh on all sides for maximum ventilation. Convenient carrying bag for nofuss travel and storage. New price: 129.99, selling for $95, 06374944368 or 0176-55247077 or email Doris.Koenig@gmx.de
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Antique Tin Pot - very old - passed down from my grandfather. $40. See pictures at www.classworld.eu E-mail email@example.com Art Nouveau furniture over 100 years old. A variety of items, grandfather clock (Harmonium), crystal glasses, Murano glasses, Meisner porcelain figurines, 200 years old, coffee and Tea set. Call: 0177-5211480 Battle Royale, Magnetic Game for traveling. Ages 6 and up. Games board inside travel case., €2, firstname.lastname@example.org Beautiful hand-made felt shoulder bag in purple with flower design, medium size, jenniferwil email@example.com Beautiful hand-made purple/pink felt flower brooch, perfect stocking stuffer, can be pinned on jackets, scarves, bags and more. Absolutely wow! €12, jenniferwil firstname.lastname@example.org Big/tall red glass vase, perfect to put on the floor. Highlight nice flowers with this beautiful vase and give your liv/din rm a nice touch!, €5, email@example.com, pics on class-world.com Blocks in a box, Try to fit all the blocks in the box again. Multicolor shapes., €1, isabell_1_98@ya hoo.com Bosch Tassimo Coffee maker, black. Fully automatic single-serve coffee brewer uses T-Discs with bar-code technology. No measuring, no fuss and virtually no cleanup; customizable size and strength 3.3 bars of pressure; LED user interface; height-adjustable cup stand; water-level indicator. Automatically reverts to standby mode to save on energy; flowthrough water heater, can be picked up anytime, $30, s.vogl75@ web.de Bracelet - Brown, handmade! Beautiful accessory for any ocation, any outfit. Treat yourself to something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. €10, coemser@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com
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I am selling a Sunbed from Dr. Kern Modell NGR 241. The light tubes were exchanged and ran for approx. 300 hours. Also have avail 300 hours light tubes. (The new tubes run up tp 600 hours.) I am selling the sunbed for someone. The light tubes can be bought at ebay or directly from Dr. Kern. One or two tubes are possibly defect and need to be replaced. Bought for 3500 to 4000 DM. If you are interested please contact us, the sunbed is located in Kaiserslautern, Tel: 0176-55 24 70 77 06374-944368 (Doris) Large Gym bags, 2 large Gym bags $10.00 each, spvendor@ gmail.com Lego Pyramid, Ramses Lego pyramid game. From ages 8 and up. 2 to 4 players., â&#x201A;Ź8, isabell_1_98@ yahoo.com Long necklace with a heart & butterfly pendant, different stones. For pics please see www.classworld.com, â&#x201A;Ź5, firstname.lastname@example.org Necklace with a cross pendant, color is bronze/brown, for pics please see www.class-world.com, â&#x201A;Ź5, email@example.com Necklace, fashion jewelry, black, different pearls & stones, â&#x201A;Ź5, for pics please see class-world.com firstname.lastname@example.org Nice necklace with a leather strap, â&#x201A;Ź10, for pictures please go to www.class-world.com, email@example.com
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nonstick coated with grease pan approx. 2000 watt
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99 24. 99
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