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Volume 39, number 40

86th AW commander reviews new Ramstein app by Brig. Gen. Jon T. Thomas 86th Airlift Wing commander In this new age, almost everyone has a smart object of some kind, holding tons of apps — finally Ramstein Air Base has its app. I recently took it for a test drive. This new tool from the 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Office is an easyto-learn, intuitive workhorse that provides the information you need for life in the KMC right in the palm of your hand. Ramstein app highlights • It’s free • Everything you need is right in one place • Works with iPhones, Android phones and tablets • Phone directory for Ramstein, Vogelweh and Landstuhl Regional Medical Center • Push notifications provide updates about weather, construction and emergencies directly to your phone • “PCSing?” feature that’s a vital

tool for those who will be moving to or from Ramstein soon • Easy-to-use layout that makes finding what you’re looking for a snap Bottom Line This app will make receiving information faster and easier. It features a phone directory that works offline, force support squadron events, emergency numbers and much more. This information is separated between 12 beautifully designed icons so there is no fumbling to find what you need. These features could prove to be extremely useful for newcomers; I wish I had this information in my pocket when I first arrived to Ramstein. Top useful features The app is brand new, but a few features jumped out at me right away. The directory in the app has important numbers for Ramstein, Vogelweh and LRMC conveniently located in an alphabetized list. You just click the name of where you want to call, and

it automatically sets up your phone so all you need to do is push the “call” button. Plus, this feature doesn’t require internet access to work, so it’s available to you anytime, anywhere. While you travel around and enjoy the wonderful opportunities that Germany and all of Europe have to offer, you will have easy access to make medical appointments, contact travel agencies and so much more. Another feature is push notifications, labeled only as notifications in the app. This will be particularly useful with the winter season fast approaching because it sends updates directly to your phone. Delayed reporting, school cancellations, safety information and more can be spread en masse almost immediately. It’s the only function on this app that will tell you when there is new information, so your phone won’t constantly be required to download updates. The Ramstein app isn’t just for those who are already stationed in Germany. With the “PCSing?” feature, it can be a vital tool for those who will be arriving or leaving soon.

Someone who is about to come to Germany will find information about lodging, privately owned vehicle and household goods shipping, travel documents, finance, housing, pets, in-processing, employment opportunities and more. Leaving Ramstein and think this app no longer applies to you? It also offers information for outprocessing, such as a PCS timeline, out-processing phases and an orders checklist, to name a few. Conclusion The Ramstein app has multiple features that can prove to be indispensable to the user. The directory, notifications and links to dynamic information make this app a must-have for anyone coming, currently staying in or leaving Ramstein. With its easyto-use layout, the app makes navigating through life overseas that much simpler. It’s also easy to find — just search “Ramstein” in the Google or Apple app stores. Download it soon and connect with Ramstein on social media, so you can ensure you don’t miss a beat.

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Be safe. Wear your reflective belt during hours of darkness and inclement weather.

NEWS

Tip of the Week B2B bridges transition to civilian world, Page 7

Key spouse shares ideas, insights at Army forum, Page 11

Atlantic Academy builds German, American bonds, Page 17


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Innovators wanted for 21st century Air Force

COMMENTARY

by Lt. Col. Christian Randall 86th Materiel Maintenance Squadron commander U.S. Army General George S. Patton said, “Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.” The late Patton’s simple but powerful statement on leadership remains relevant to 21st century Airmen. The message serves as a call to innovate, and as a reminder to Air Force leaders, at all levels, the need to foster a culture in which innovative ideas are brought to bear to enhance our service’s capability to “Fly, Fight and Win.” Throughout its rich history, the Air Force has exhibited a culture reflecting a unique mix of innovative spirit and military professionalism. There is a natural inclination to associate Air Force innovation with the leading-edge technology that drives our nation’s competitive advantage across the domains of air, space and cyberspace. However, the imaginative spirit found in the design of the latest aircraft, missiles and satellites is equally necessary for transforming outdated business processes, antiquated organiza-

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tional structures and obsolete communication protocols. The effectiveness of our Air Force requires us to continually seek innovative concepts, capabilities and processes. As leaders, we must encourage innovation from those we lead. Evidence is present that innovation is important to the Air Force. Consider initiatives such as the Airmen Powered by Innovation program, which provides all Airmen a direct link for sharing innovative ideas. Other evidence can be seen right in the KMC. Each month, 86th Airlift Wing senior leaders formally recognize individuals and teams that have generated novel, impactful solutions. But what does it really mean to be an innovator? If we consider some of the world’s greatest innovators such as Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers, each share a common characteristic: the ability to see the world differently and an obsession to take the world from what it is to what it should be. Innovation then ought not be reserved for those we deem to be the smartest, the most educated or the highest ranking. Rather, the ability to gener-

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ate innovative change involves the capacity of an individual to view problems from a unique perspective, and the passion to transform the seed of an idea into a viable solution. The ability to see the world differently demands critical thinking. The effective innovator will challenge the status quo and will question assumptions that others may take for granted. The effective innovator also focuses on desired outcomes and end-user needs and only then considers creative ways those needs might be met more efficiently. True innovative spirit also requires passion because development of innovative solutions requires significant individual time and effort. Innovation begins with the question, “Why do we do things this way?” but the journey does not end until an improved, viable solution has been crafted. The effective innovator considers many options, brings in relevant external expertise, tests proposed solutions and secures organizational buy-in prior to implementation. Leadership plays a central role in the adoption of innovative ideas. Leaders are charged

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with cultivating an organizational climate in which pursuit of novel solutions is encouraged. Our Air Force is attracting a generation of Airmen that brings new skills, competencies and familiarity with technology. As suggested by Patton, leaders should seek to overcome their personal biases by tapping into the ingenuity of those they lead. Of course, adoption of innovative ideas often involves risk. There are plenty of examples of transformational initiatives that have failed; yet as leaders, those failures should serve as learning opportunities and not as excuses to discount innovative opportunities in favor of the status quo. Innovative spirit and a culture that encourages new ways of accomplishing the mission are both part of the Air Force’s proud heritage. As Airmen, it is incumbent upon each of us to develop an innovative mindset by challenging the status quo and pursuing positive change with passion. Innovative 21st century Airmen are needed to achieve the Air Force vision, “The World’s Greatest Air Force — Powered by Airmen, Fueled by Innovation.”

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Defenders hone skills, train to deploy you won’t think twice about it. Doing this type of training prepares you for those red flags you wouldn’t normally look for when those threats are present.”

Getting out here and seeing what we (teach students) put into action is like watching your kids grow up. — Staff Sgt. Stephen Kraus, 435th

Security Forces Squadron Ground Combat Regional Training Center instructor

U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa security forces members secure a village during a Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. Cadre from the 435th Regional Training Center tested 25 “defenders” on skills they learned throughout the course over the two-day FTX. For more photos, see Page 6.

Story and photo by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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hrough thick brush and hilly terrain, 25 security forces members from U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa tactically maneuvered down a mountain before taking a village Sept. 26. Law enforcement participated in a field training exercise, the final test after completing the 21-day Creek Defender course. After the course, security forces members were placed in a training environment where they traveled two kilometers from their insertion point before putting their newly honed skills to the test. The course involves two parts: one part for base security sensor operators and leaders, and a second part in which students learn dismounted and mounted patrols, land navigation, range estimation, weapons firing and tactical firing

under stress. Upon completion of the classroom portion, the defenders devised a plan to travel on foot and by vehicle from their insertion point to the village where they established a base operations center. By using their maps and skills they acquired during the course, the defenders were able to make a thorough plan and meet their goal of taking the village, said Staff Sgt. Stephen Kraus, 435th Security Forces Squadron Ground Combat Regional Training Center instructor. “Getting out here and seeing what we (teach students) put into action is like watch-

ing your kids grow up,” Kraus said. “For most cops, day-to-day operations differ from the combat skills used downrange.” Many Airmen who participated in the course were training for their first deployment and were inexperienced with the skills that fall outside of their daily job descriptions such as recognizing unusual threats. “This training has been extremely necessary,” said Senior Airman Kyle McDonnell, 86th Security Forces Squadron gate guard. “We don’t usually do these things in a normal day, so it changes our mindset to get us ready for deployment. When you aren’t

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Given that classes are usually comprised of more than 100 students at a time, the instructors said it was a nice change for them to have more interaction with individual students. “Since we only had 25 students, it allowed us to get much more in depth with hands-on training.” Kraus said. The Creek Defender course is offered more than seven times a year to keep Airmen ready for situations they could face when deploying downrange.


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Reported Larcenies OCT. 2

Munich — $2,155.22 out of debit account

SEPT. 28

8:30 a.m.: A major traffic accident was reported in Kaiserslautern. 11 a.m.: Child abuse was reported in RamsteinMiesenbach. 4:10 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Ramstein-Miesenbach. 5:22 p.m.: An assault was reported in Kaiserslautern. 6 p.m.: A domestic assault was reported in Steinwenden. 7:25 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Wiesbach.

SEPT. 29

12:22 p.m.: A major traffic accident was reported on Ramstein. 6:03 a.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Kaiserslautern.

3 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Weissenfels.

SEPT. 30

5:05 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Kaiserslautern.

OCT. 1

7:51 a.m.: Fleeing the scene of a major traffic accident caused by drunken driving was reported on Moron Air Base in Spain. 3:30 p.m.: An assault was reported on Vogelweh. 5:40 p.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported in Kaiserslautern.

OCT. 2

4 a.m.: Drunk and disorderly conduct and assault were reported on Moron Air Base in Spain.

Take Note

Closures

• In an effort to better serve the beneficiaries of the 86th Medical Group, the following is a forecast of clinic closures due to U.S. holidays and mandatory training days: Monday (Columbus Day); Nov. 11 (Veterans Day); Nov. 12 (MDG training day, closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.); Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving); Nov. 27 (Family Day); Dec. 10 (MDG training Day, closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.); Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve); Dec. 25 (Christmas); and Dec. 31 (New Year’s Eve). This forecast will be amended when applicable. As the clinic improves its processes, they welcome customer feedback. To provide feedback, contact Maj. Janelle Quinn, 86th MDG practice manager at 479-2687 or janelle.quinn@us.af.mil. • The KMC Housing Office and the Furnishings Management Office will be closed Monday in observation of Columbus Day. Customer service hours will resume Tuesday. On Oct. 21, both offices will close at 11:30 a.m. due to training. Customer service hours will resume Oct. 22. • Galaxy Avenue will experience road closures to repair portions of the roadway. The construction will occur in phases: the south half Oct. 21 to Nov. 4 and the north half Nov. 5 to 18. Full closures will occur on the south half Nov. 4 and the north half on Nov. 18. Traffic will be detoured toward Maxwell and Harmon avenues. Slight traffic delays in the immediate area may be expected. Motorists should plan accordingly and exercise extreme caution due to proximity of heavy construction traffic.

No more midnight meals

The Rheinland Inn Dining Facility no longer offers midnight meal service. All personnel requiring ground meal support may utilize the Jawbone Flight Kitchen on Ramstein, Bldg. 3332. The dining facility’s new hours of

7 a.m.: An attempted house break-in was reported in Mackenbach. 9:20 a.m.: A major traffic accident with injuries was reported on Moron Air Base in Spain. 11 a.m.: Unlawful entry was reported on Moron Air Base in Spain.

OCT. 3

1:30 a.m.: Drunk and disorderly conduct with an assault of a person in the execution of law enforcement duties was reported in Kaiserslautern.

OCT. 4

8:40 p.m.: An aggravated assault was reported in Dunzweiler.

OCT. 5

5:15 a.m.: An assault was reported on Moron Air Base in Spain.

operation are as follows: breakfast 6 to 8 a.m.; lunch 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; dinner 5 to 7 p.m. For details, call the Rheinland Inn Dining Facility Manager at 480-3416 or the Food Service Section at 480-1738.

in which you wish to be seen: Baumholder at 485-2200 or 06783-992211; Kleber at 483-1720 or 0631-411-1720; Pulaski at 493-4446 or 0631-3406-4446; or Landstuhl at 486-8378 or 06371-86-8136.

Fire Prevention Week

Vehicle registration payments

The Ramstein Air Base Fire Prevention Team and AAFES Exchange Loss Prevention will celebrate Fire Prevention Week from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center food court. The event will feature a fire prevention trailer, fire extinguisher training, Sparky the fire dog and weather permitting, a bouncy castle.

Free winter safety checks

Free vehicle winter safety checks will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center. Customers can choose two of the following inspection items: light test, antifreeze check, tire check, brake fluid check, battery test or alternator test.

Vaccination schedule

Influenza vaccines will be administered from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during duty days at the Immunization Clinic. Other influenza events are scheduled 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center and Health Promotions; 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Ramstein Elementary School; and 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 6 at RES.

Retiree dental appointments

Military dental clinics in the KMC will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday to serve military retirees with a blue U.S. uniformed services I.D. card. Minor extractions and fillings will be provided on a case-by-case basis. To make an appointment, call the clinic

The electronic payment system at the Kapaun Vehicle Registration Office is currently inoperable and patrons will be unable to pay for services with debit or credit cards. All customers should have another means of payment, check or money order, for all transactions requiring payment. Cash payment cannot be accepted. The payment system is not expected to be back online until the end of October. For more information, contact the Kapaun Vehicle Registration Office at 489-7729/7542 or 0631-536-7729/7542.

Network repairs

On Tuesday, TKS cable service will conduct repairs to the main optical fiber telecommunications line that services Baumholder’s Smith Barracks. Residents on Smith will experience interruptions of TKS network services between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. while the repairs are under way. Services impacted include: TKS easyConnect (telephone and internet service), easyTV, AFN cable TV broadcasts and Exchange Connect Wi-Fi service. Once the repairs are completed, all services will automatically resume; no special procedure is required. Should local residents experience any technical issues after 5 p.m., the problem should be reported to the 24-hour TKS service hotline at 0631-3522-499.

Flu vaccination correction

The flu shots for the Red Ribbon event Oct. 17 will be held at Sembach Sports and Fitness Center, Bldg 105, not on Rhine Ordnance Barracks as stated in the vaccincation story in last week’s KA.

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Creek Defender prepares Airmen for deployment

Senior Airman Juan Zamora, 86th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, clears a building during the Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. After the classroom portion of the Creek Defender course, security forces members were placed in a training environment, where they were tested on dismounted and mounted patrols, land navigation, range estimation, weapons firing and tactical firing under stress. Photos by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski

U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa security forces members perform a mounted patrol during the Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. The course is an annual training requirement for all security forces members to keep them current on skills needed downrange.

A security forces member simulates a mounted patrol during a Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. The 21-day course prepares security forces members for their upcoming deployments and is an annual training requirement.

A smoke grenade sprays yellow smoke during a Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. Smoke was used during the exercise to add stress to the environment and test security forces members on their skills to respond to a chaotic situation in a deployed environment.

Security forces members simulate an enemy kill during the Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder.

U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa security forces members invade a building during a Creek Defender field training exercise Sept. 26 in Baumholder. After arriving at their insertion point, security forces members traveled more than 2,100 meters on foot and by vehicle to tactically take hold of a village to establish a base operations center.


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CES Airmen celebrate ‘perfect’ station renovations Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Lane Plummer 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

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irmen from the 86th Civil Engineer Squadron celebrated the official reopening of Fire Station 2 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 22 on Ramstein. The station underwent renovations

Photo here Fire Protection insignias decorate the long hallway inside the newly-renovated Fire Station 2, which officially reopened Sept. 22 on Ramstein.

that were completed in August, the first major renovations applied to the station since its establishment in 1955. “The new station looks perfect,” said Thomas Haupt, 86th CES driver operator. “The first thing that you would see standing here is the stall. It is now large enough for the fire truck to be parked in and keep conditions comfortable for the Airmen here.” The recently renovated station has a completely remodeled interior. “Things like having our own sleeping quarters and brand new appliances are really nice” said Senior Airman Kyle Ledford, 86th CES driver operator. “The new schedule will have us working the same 24-hour shift together, and we’ll always find ways to keep each other motivated.” While new kitchen appliances and living quarter space may make the station shine, renovations will allow

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A fire truck is parked outside Fire Station 2’s newly-renovated stall Sept. 22 on Ramstein. Station 2 provides the quickest response times to locations such as base housing, the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center and high-risk work facilities on Ramstein.

the Airmen to be assigned to a more dedicated schedule, increasing the efficiency of the unit, said Ledford. “The new station definitely helps us with our response times to calls in the housing region,” Ledford said. “We now have a dedicated crew of about

four to six people with on-off rotation days, and I think we’ll be very proficient that way.” The renovations are helping the Airmen at Fire Station 2 maintain high morale and keep the families of Ramstein safe.

B2B bridges transition to civilian world Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Sharida Jackson 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Each year thousands of service members separate or retire from the military. Many of them start another career or go back to school. However, some of them have plans to open their own business and work for themselves. This is where Boots 2 Business comes into play. B2B is an entrepreneurial program provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration as a training course within the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program. “I found out about the Boots 2 Business program after volunteering through Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families initiatives,” said Todd Moss, B2B instructor and professor of entrepreneurship at Syracuse University. “I have a lot of family members that have served in the military, so I jumped at the chance to get involved with this program.” As veterans account for approximately 13.5 percent of U.S. small businesses, the goal of the course is to provide assistance to those interested

in business ownership or other self-employment opportunities. The two-day B2B program that was held on Ramstein started with an introductory video followed by a two-day workshop on various topics including planning, economics, financial and legal matters. “I absolutely love instructing this course because I love the energy and creativity that I see when we teach this course to military members and veterans,” said Jamie Davis, B2B instructor and former business executive. “They are really engaged, genuine and excited.” The course helps service members view their plans from different perspectives and receive feedback from peers and business owners. “It provides a different outlook on my long-term goals since I don’t plan to make the

military a career,” said Senior Airman Ronald Musto, 1st Combat Communications Squadron tactical network technician. After completion of the twoday workshop, participants are eligible to register for an online, instructor-led eightweek course to further develop their specific business plans. Though led by Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families program, the online eight-week course is taught by professors from several accredited universities. “I really enjoyed this class and look forward to the eightweek course,” Musto stated. B2B is currently offered at more than 165 military installations and is completely free to service members. The program is also open to

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German village honors fallen US Airman Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Armando A. Schwier-Morales 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The war was coming to an end. The thunder of the P-51D Mustang rolled under him as he dove for a strafing run. Nobody will know his last thoughts as flak exploded into his aircraft, dragging him down toward the German countryside. Maybe he took a last look at the picture of the woman and child he had clearly visible in his cockpit or maybe he had thoughts of his hometown. Second Lt. Priesley Cooper Jr. was shot down during a mission 70 years ago near the village of Dietingen, Germany, during World War II. Cooper remained buried at the village’s local cemetery until 1950 when he was moved to an American cemetery in Belgium. However, there was no closure for the pilot’s family as only rumors and theories were available about the crash location. It wasn’t until this year that a flight cap was found and set the village of Dietingen on a journey to find the crash site and return the cap to the pilot’s family. The former mayor of Dietingen and a group of historians took time to locate Cooper via his cap, which had

Col. Harry Benham, U.S. Air Forces in Europe Operations and Plans chief, salutes during the playing of taps during the unveiling of a memorial stone for a World War II pilot Sept. 25 in Dietingen, Germany. Second Lt. Priesley Cooper Jr. was conducting an escorting mission when he was shot down.

a social security number written inside of it. Eventually the village’s journey led them to Silvano Wueschner, 86th Airlift Wing historian, who took the challenge head on to discover the information. Wueschner was appreciative of Dietingen’s caring and compassion for the pilot. “It is significant that after 70 years someone would turn it over to the mayor for repatriation to the family,” Wueschner said. “That to me was an act of immense kindness. Who

would think that someone would still have the family in mind after all this time?” He discovered two relatives in Texas and records describing Cooper’s mission and his unit. Cooper belonged to the 52nd Fighter Group, now based out of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. The relatives were soon contacted and informed of the developing situation. “Having read the account of our Uncle Priesley Paul’s last mission and final resting place, I am moved in ways deep and powerful,”

said Ben Warton in an email, Lt. Cooper’s nephew. “The grief over Priesley Paul is generational in nature and thus has been shared by his descendants. (The work) has assuaged that grief and replaced it with a sense of pride and appreciation for life well lived for one who will be forever young.” The village felt they could still do more and set a date for a memorial stone laying ceremony. Unfortunately, due to age, Cooper’s relatives were unable to be present during

the Sept. 25 ceremony. “(This journey and memorial are) act(s) of reconciliation and meant to convey compassion and sympathy to the families in the United States years after the war,” said Hubert Burkard, Dietingen mayor emeritus. During the ceremony, Col. Harry Benham, U.S. Air Forces in Europe Operations and Plans chief and F-15 Strike Eagle pilot, spoke about being a young fighter pilot in combat and understanding Cooper’s fears, thoughts and emotions as he went into combat. He also spoke about how grateful he was that someone was there for Cooper when he crashed and died. “In death, enemy and friend fade,” Burkard said. “This monument is dedicated to the memory of the American, but at the same time, to the German soldiers who were forced into this excessive and unfortunate war. We should also remember the innocent men, women and children of the civilian population who died or were left to suffer.” Standing side by side 70 years later at the crash site, the only interruption to the silence was a bugler playing taps and the snap of feet as Benham and other Airmen joined the citizens of Dietingen to offer closure to Cooper’s family, bring two nations together and give a final salute to a fallen Airman.

Self exams key to early detection Courtesy of the 86th Medical Group Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the U.S. and the second leading cause of cancer-related death in women, after lung cancer. The American Cancer Society reports one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. The ACS estimates that approximately 231,840 new cases of invasive breast cancer, 62,290 new cases of carcinoma in situ, which is the earliest and non-invasive form of breast cancer, and 40,290 deaths from breast cancer have been reported in 2015 for women in the U.S. However, women are fighting back with early detection. Developing a plan to detect breast cancer is imperative in fighting this disease.

Women should individualize their plan according to their health, family history and age. The following steps should be considered when individualizing an early detection plan: • Perform a self-breast exam. To learn how to do a self-exam, talk with your doctor. If you choose not to do an SBE, you should still be aware of how your breasts normally look and feel. Report any changes you notice to your doctor; changes do not necessarily mean cancer. • Get a mammogram. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends women ages 50 to 74 years get a mammogram every two years. Women younger than 50 years or who have certain health histories should discuss when to start getting mammograms with their doctor. • Have your doctor do a clinical breast exam.

Some cancers may not be found by doing a mammogram alone but may be found when your physician does an exam. Women who have breast implants can still do SBEs, get mammograms and have a clinical breast exam. Let your technician know if you have implants when making a mammogram appointment. Remember, having a mammogram plus a clinical breast exam done by a health care professional is the most effective way to detect breast cancer early. Discuss any questions or concerns with your doctor. Mammograms are self-referral at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. To schedule an appointment, call 06371-9464-6331.


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Winter is coming; are your tires prepared? Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Tryphena Mayhugh 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The golden leaves of fall begin to fade away and along come the frosted branches of winter. In order to fully enjoy the holiday season, keeping ones winter tires in mind is a priority. It is highly recommended in Germany that all motor vehicles have winter or all-season tires fitted during road conditions brought on by the winter season; however, if involved in an accident without winter or all-season tires, the driver will be cited or fined on the spot. Winter or all-season tires have a symbol of Mud + Snow (M+S), a three-peaked mountain, a snowflake or a combination of all three. Tech. Sgt. Natalie Turner, 86th Airlift Wing Ground Safety occupational safety technician, states that while there isn’t a specific time period set in Germany to switch to winter tires, the local drivers use “von O bis O,” from O to O, as a rule of thumb, meaning winter or all-season tires should be on vehicles from October to Ostern, or Easter. “During the first snowfall last winter, we had nine vehicle accidents in the morning involving KMC personnel,” Turner said. “Three of those vehicle drivers were cited for not having the appropriate tires. Since inclement weather is unpredictable, it’s important to be prepared now to help keep yourselves, your families and others on the road as safe as possible this winter.”

If reusing winter tires from the year before, it is important to ensure the tread on the tires are up to standards as well. There is a minimum tread depth of 1.6 mm, but experts recommend a minimum of 4.0 mm to safely navigate roads. If a driver becomes stuck or is involved in an accident during the winter months and still has their summer tires on their vehicle, they are charged with an on-the-spot fine by the German Polizei. These fines can range from €70 to €100 per tire on a vehicle involved in a traffic accident, and not all insurance companies cover the damages under these circumstances. When a major accident with injuries occurs, the driver can be charged with reckless driving and face more severe consequences. “Winter driving conditions such as rain, snow and ice dramatically affect the braking distance of a vehicle,” said Senior Airman Kathryn Patchoski, 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron traffic manager. “The driver’s capability to complete a smooth and safe stop is severely limited due to reduced tire traction. If the vehicle causes an obstruction and aggravation to other traffic, the fine may be doubled. You may also be prevented from continuing your journey unless the tires are changed or the weather conditions change.” Someone looking to switch their tires in preparation of the wintry road conditions can find the means at the Ramstein Auto Skills Center. The center provides services Monday through Friday, by appointment, to change tires and can be reached at

Ryan Dyle, Ramstein Auto Skills Center mobile equipment servicer, tightens bolts to secure a winter tire to an automobile Oct. 1 on Ramstein.

480-2956 or 06371-47-2956. The center also provides space and equipment for anyone interested in changing their own tires. The bays are open seven days a week, but a class is required to learn how to use the tire mounting and balancing equipment prior to use. Classes are held at 1 p.m. every Saturday on a walk-in basis. The charge is $4.50 per hour to use the bay, $3 per tire to use the balance machine and $2 per tire to use the mounting machine. The winter months have much to offer for all Airmen and their families. The correct type of properly fitted tires create a safer environment for everyone who is out enjoying the season.

Ryan Dyle, Ramstein Auto Skills Center mobile equipment servicer, replaces a summer tire for a winter tire Oct. 1 on Ramstein. The auto center provides services to put winter tires on a vehicle or the space and equipment if one wishes to change their tires themselves.


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LRMC Retiree Appreciation Week set for Oct. 14 to 16 Courtesy of Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Retiree Appreciation Week is scheduled for Oct. 14 to 16 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. The event will include subject matter experts to discuss topics and issues relevant to the local retiree population including: •  Access to specialty care •  Transitional benefits for retirees •  Advanced medical directives and medical powers of attorney •  Long-term  care  capabilities  for  retirees  in  an  overseas environment •  Third-party  insurance  and  its  impact  on  your  insurance •  What general surgery can offer you •  At-cost hearing aid program •  Panel discussions with the Divisions of Surgery,  Primary Care and Medicine, the TRICARE Service  Center and the LRMC Patient Advocate First up on the agenda will be LRMC Commander Col. James Laterza who noted that although a week is being set aside to honor our local retirees, we should  show gratitude to our veterans on a daily basis. “The  LRMC  logo  includes  the  words  ‘selfless  service,’  and  that’s  also  an  appropriate  term  for  describing our retirees,” Laterza said. “Their service  includes at least two decades of military service, and  many  retirees  continue  to  serve  the  military  many  years longer as dedicated civil servants. We’re honored to provide for their medical needs, and we will  continue to seek out better ways to serve them in the  future.” Below is a detailed schedule of events for Retiree Appreciation Week. To view the detailed schedule  online,  visit  https://ermc.amedd.army. mil/landstuhl/index.cfm  or  LRMC’s  Facebook  page, www.facebook.com LRMC official page. Wednesday in Heaton Auditorium: •  1  p.m.  —  Commanders  Comments,  LRMC  commander •  1:30  p.m.  —  “How  Do  I  Access  Specialty  Care  at  LRMC?”  by  the  Managed  Care  Division/ TRICARE Service Center  •  2 p.m. — “Prevention and Detection of Stroke,”  by the Department of Neurology  •  2:30 p.m. — “Accessing Pharmacy Services at 

LRMC,” by the Department of Pharmacy  •  3  p.m.  —  “Special  Nutrient  Needs  for  Older  Adults,” by the Nutrition Care Division  •  3:30 p.m. — “Advanced Medical Directives and  Medical  Powers  of  Attorney,”  by  the  Staff  Judge  Advocate •  4 p.m. — “Common Ophthalmologic Conditions in  the  Retiree  Population,”  by  the  Ophthalmology  Clinic from the Department of Surgical Specialties  •  4:30 p.m. — “Transitional Benefits for Retirees,”  by the Army Wounded Warrior Project  Thursday at LRMC Chapel, Bldg. 3773: •  8 a.m. — “How Do I Access Specialty Care at  LRMC?” by the Managed Care Division/TRICARE  Service Center  •  8:30  a.m.  —  “Healthy  Living  for  the  Retiree,”  by the Internal Medicine Clinic from the Department  of Internal Medicine  •  9  a.m.  —  “Living  the  Performance  Triad,”  by  the Army Wellness Center  •  9:30  a.m.  —  “The  Medical  Specialty  You  Have  Never  Heard  of  But  Should  Know  About,”  by  the  Physical  Medicine  Clinic,  Department  of  Orthopedics and Rehabilitation •  10  a.m.  — “Long Term Care Capabilities for Retirees in an Overseas Environment,” by the Case  Management from the Department of Nursing  •  10:30  a.m.  —  “Female  Health  Promotion,”  by  the  Women's  Care  Clinic  from  the  Department  of  Obstetrics and Gynecology  •  11 a.m. — “Third Party Collection and its Impact  on  Your  Insurance,”  by  the  Patient  Administration  Division  •  11:30  a.m.  —  “Comm-unicating  with  Your  Primary  Care  Manager  Through  Relay  Health,”  by  the Department of Family Medicine  •  1 p.m. — “How Do I Access Specialty Care at  LRMC?” by the Managed Care Division/TRICARE  Service Center  •  1:30  p.m.  —  “Substance  Abuse  Treatment  at  LRMC,”  by  the  Addiction  Treatment  Facility  from  the Division of Behavioral Health  •  2  p.m.  —  “Recovery  from  Post-Traumatic  Stress,” by the Evolution Program from the Division  of Behavioral Health •  2:30  p.m.  —  “LRMC's  Total  Joint  Initiative,”  by the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation  •  3  p.m.  —  “What  General  Surgery  Can  Offer:  Cancer Screening and More,” by the General Surgery 

Clinic from the Department of Surgical Specialties  •  3:30  p.m.  —  “Taking  Care  of  Your  Back,”  by  the  Neurosurgery  Clinic  from  the  Department  of  Orthopedics & Rehabilitation •  4 p.m. — Panel Discussion with the Division of  Surgery, Division of Medicine, Division of Primary  Care, TRICARE Service Center and Patient Advocate  Friday at LRMC Chapel, Bldg. 3773: •  8 a.m. — “How Do I Access Specialty Care at  LRMC?” by the Managed Care Division/TRICARE  Service Center  •  8:30  a.m.  —  “At-Cost  Hearing  Aid  Program,”  by the Audiology Clinic  •  9  a.m.  —  “Healthy  Hearts  Through  Primary  Prevention,”  by  the  Department  of  Cardiology  Services  •  9:30 a.m. — “Hand & Arm Injury Prevention,”  by  the  Occupational  Therapy  Clinic  from  the  Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation  •  10  a.m.  —  “Body  Mobility  &  Safety,”  by  the  Physical  Therapy  Clinic  from  the  Department  of  Orthopedics and Rehabilitation •  10:30 a.m. — “Keeping an EYE on You,” by the  Optometry  Clinic  from  the  Department  of  Surgical  Specialties  •  11  a.m.  —  “ENT:  The  Full  Spectrum,”  by  the  Otolaryngology  Clinic,  Department  of  Surgical  Specialties  •  11:30  a.m.  —  “Treating  TBI,  A  Conscious  Decision,”  by  the  Traumatic  Brain  Injury  Program  from the Department of Neurology  •  1 p.m. — “How Do I Access Specialty Care at  LRMC?” by the Managed Care Division/TRICARE  Service Center  •  1:30  p.m.  —  “Prostate  Health,”  by  the  Department of Urology  •  2  p.m.  —  “Obstructive  Sleep  Apnea,”  by  Pulmonology Services and Sleep Medicine •  2:30  p.m.  —  “Chronic  Obstructive  Pulmonary  Disease,”  by  Pulmonology  Services  and  Sleep  Medicine •  3  p.m.  —  “Colon  Cancer  Prevention,”  by  the  Department of Gastroenterology  •  3:30 p.m. — “Mammography and Breast Cancer  Screening,” by the Department of Radiology  •  4 p.m. — Panel Discussion with the Division of  Surgery, Division of Medicine, Division of Primary  Care, TRICARE Service Center and Patient Advocate


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Key spouse shares ideas, insights at Army forum

Ingredients • A handful of brussel sprouts per person... Linda Via, wife of Gen. Dennis L. Via, commanding general of U.S. Army Materiel Command, accepts a team scarf from Dr. Barriet Smith, principal of Kaiserslautern High School, while visiting the school on Vogelweh Sept. 14. KHS was one stop on a whirlwind tour in which Via visited a number of Army agencies and schools in Kaiserslautern and surrounding areas.

Story and photos by Ronnie Schelby 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs One of the Army’s most senior military spouses visited the 21st Theater Sustainment Command and the KMC midSeptember in order to gain a better understanding of family readiness efforts and other issues affecting service members’ families. Linda Via accompanied her husband, Gen. Dennis L. Via, commanding general of Army Materiel Command, during his visit to Europe, diverting her own itinerary to concentrate more on community leaders and organizations. As the spouse of the Army’s most senior sustainmentfocused leader, Via spends much of her time providing family leadership and mentoring to communities supporting sustainment organizations throughout the Army, including the 21st TSC and its partner organizations in Europe. Via attended a number of informational briefings throughout the Kaiserslautern area, including a visit to U.S. Army Installation Management Command Europe, Army Community Service, the Sexual Harassment /Assault Response and Prevention Center, and the Department of Defense Education Activity

Headquarters, all located on Sembach. She also visited Kaiserslautern High School on Vogelweh, where she spent time talking with students and staff members. Throughout the week, several presentations and conversations focused on helping school children adapt better to living in Germany and getting parents more involved in their children’s lives. Via’s whirlwind tour ended with her participation in the 21st TSC Family Readiness Executive Steering Committee Forum. “We are in the process of redeveloping our Family Readiness Program,” said Col. Ronald D. Brown Jr., deputy commanding officer, 21st TSC. “We are happy that Mrs. Via is here today to give us some direction in making our Family Readiness Program much more userfriendly and effective.” During the forum, spouses and parents presented their concerns, issues, and proposals for better and more cohesive communication between available resources and leaders, Soldiers and families. “The intent of this committee is to assist key 21st TSC leaders on focusing to develop high-quality solutions and resources for the Soldiers and family memSee SpouSe, page 14

• Bacon • Onion • Salt • Ground white pepper • Nutmeg • Butter

Brussel sprout season has started - one of the most tasteful and delicious vegetables, in my opinion.

Preparation Cut the bacon and the onion into fine dices. Trim the hard leaves from the brussel sprouts and cut a cross into the bottom – this will make them soften

quicker. In a large pot, boil the brussel sprouts with salt, ground white pepper, nutmeg and a half teaspoon of butter. Boil your brussel sprouts until they are almost done and then place them into iced water to cool them quickly. Save a cup of the boiling water and toss the rest. Melt a teaspoon of butter in the pot, add the bacon and onion dices and let them roast on medium heat, taking care not to burn the butter. Then, add the brussel sprouts, some of the boiling water and add salt, pepper and nutmeg to taste. Place a lid on the pot and let the brussel sprouts heat up again, stirring occasionally. After three to four minutes you will have a delicious fall vegetable side dish fit to accompany any dark meat. If you prefer it a bit more creamy, just add some liquid cream to it, giving it a few more minutes to heat up.

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Soldiers, families ring in fall with festival

Photos by Staff Sgt. Warren W. Wright Jr.

Soldiers and family members from the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s Special Troops Battalion serve chili at a chili cook-off during a STB Fall Festival Sept. 26 on Daenner Kaserne. Along with the chili cook-off, attendees enjoyed a day full of activities including face painting, games, sports, arts and crafts and hay rides.

Children of Soldiers assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s Special Troops Battalion attempt to knock over bottles using pumpkins during a STB Fall Festival Sept. 26 on Daenner Kaserne.

Children of Soldiers assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s Special Troops Battalion play a game of flag football during a STB Fall Festival Sept. 26 on Daenner Kaserne.

Children of Soldiers assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s Special Troops Battalion participate in arts and crafts during a STB Fall Festival Sept. 26 on Daenner Kaserne.

A child from the 21st Theater Sustainment Command’s Special Troops Battalion attempts to catch a flying disk during a STB Fall Festival Sept. 26 on Daenner Kaserne.


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bers,” said Brown. “Our vision is to have engaged leaders who coordinate and facilitate our area so that we can identify risks and increase the readiness, performance, and well-being of military Soldiers and families.” Via shared her thoughts and observations with the forum committee members. “All of the issues that were brought up during this week affect everyone living here within the Kaiserslautern area,” she said. Via also stressed how important it was for parents to be actively involved in their children’s school. “It is great to participate as much as you can,” Via said. “Appeal to other spouses and ask if they have free time to volunteer at the schools and work with the kids. They can document these hours in their volunteer portfolio.” “The 21st TSC command group is very aware of this issue of parental involvement,” Brown said. “This is a high priority for this command.” Brown suggested that all parents attend the parent-teacher conferences which are held two times during the school year. “This attendance helps connect the parents to schools,” Brown said. Via suggested that all of the issues boil down to good communication efforts. “Remember, it is nothing if it is not

Linda Via, wife of Gen. Dennis L. Via, commander U.S. Army Materiel Command, visits Dell McMullen, Department of Defense Education Activity director at Sembach Kaserne. DODEA was one stop on a whirlwind tour in which Via visited a number of Army agencies and schools in Kaiserslautern and surrounding areas.

shared,” Via said. She stated that communication actually starts with excellent sponsorship efforts. “It is all about onboarding Soldiers and civilians when they arrive here,” Via said. She also suggested adding important community presentations to the sponsorship checklist. Via stressed the importance of every single person being involved in changing processes and sharing information.

“Do not turn your hand away from figuring out what you can do,” Via said. “Listen, take notes, roll up your sleeves and figure out how you can help. I don’t want you to underestimate the value of your support.” Via also pointed out that living outside of the United States is truly a unique and positive experience. “Please remember the increased value that military schools bring to the table. Look at the positive points,” Via said. “The schools are smaller. Your children have the

chance to meet other children from all over the world. Share these and other opportunities with your children.” Via closed by commending all members on the excellent programs and work they had already put in place. “I want to thank all of you for everything you are doing and to continue to do,” Via said. “I can see from these meetings and presentations this week that Germany and Kaiserslautern are in good hands.”

KMC leaders receive flu vaccinations

Photo by Ronnie Schelby

Photo by Staff Sgt. Sharida Jackson

Maj. Gen. Duane A. Gamble, commanding general of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command (left photo), and Brig. Gen. Jon T. Thomas, 86th Airlift Wing commander, receive their annual flu vaccinations. According to the U.S. Army Public Health Command, the flu virus strikes 5 to 20 percent of the U.S. population and claims 36,000 lives yearly. Vaccination opportunities are being offered by various medical agencies throughout the KMC. Personnel should check with their medical personnel or primary care provider for times and locations.


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21st TSC trains Unit Movement Officers Unit Movement Symposium at various locations within the Kaiserslautern area Sept. 14 through 17. The training served as a refreshThe transportation sec- er course offered to all U.S. tion of the 21st Theater Army Europe Unit Movement Sustainment Command, G4, Officers. Thirty-one parcoordinated and hosted a ticipants from a variety of USAREUR units attended. The four-day symposium KAISERSLAUTERN included classroom presentaCHURCH OF CHRIST tions on the Joint Operation Planning and Execution Sun: 10 am, 11 am System, air-load planning and and 6 pm the Integrated Computerized Wed: 7 pm Deployment System. Participants had the opporMühlstrasse 34 tunity to visit the Joint 67659 Kaiserslautern Mobility Processing Center, Tel. 06 31 - 36 18 59 92 also known as the Purple Tel. 06 371 - 46 75 16 Ramp, on Ramstein. They www.ktowncoc.org

Story and photos by Ronnie Schelby 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

Air Force and Army Chapel Schedule Protestant Services POC for Miesau, Landstuhl and Daenner is the USAG R-P Chaplains Office in Bldg. 2919 on Pulaski Barracks. DSN 493-4098, civ. 06313406-4098 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.

Catholic Services

Daenner Community Chapel (Bldg 3150) Confession: 11:30 a.m. Sundays (Jun-Aug) Sunday Mass: 12:00 p.m. (Jun-Aug) Confession: 12:00 p.m. Sundays (Sep-May) Sunday Mass: 12:30 (Sep-May) Landstuhl Community Chapel (Bldg. 3773) Confession: 8:30 a.m. Sunday Mass: 9:00 a.m. Ramstein North Chapel (DSN 480-6148, civ. 06371-47-6148) Daily Mass: 11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday 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. 1st & 3rd Friday Islamic Services Ramstein South Chapel Mosque Bldg. 2403(480-5753) Jumu’ah Prayer, 1:30 p.m. Ramadan Services at Sunset: June 26 & 27, July 3, 4, 10, 11 & 17 For religious education and daily prayers, check the prayer schedule

Orthodox Christian

were greeted by Larry Lorenz, a traffic manager with the 16th Sustainment Brigade. Lorenz stressed the importance of following standard mandatory procedures prior to transporting any equipment and supplies to this area. The purpose of visiting the Purple Ramp, according to Lorenz, was to familiarize the Army participants with specific Air Force requirements. “We are here to familiarize the Army with the needs of the Air Force,” Lorenz said. “In order for the Army to utilize (this facility) we need to provide quality products (that can) just be loaded and ready to go.” Lorenz explained that proper cargo preparation includes blocking, bracing, packing, crating and tying down of all equipment, including vehicles and tanks. “You must do the work,” Lorenz said. “To deploy, don’t bring everything you think you need — bring everything you know you need.” The training also included a tour of the Ramstein Passenger Terminal. “This is the Department of Defense’s premier air passenger facility,” said Franz Lang, Ramstein Passenger Terminal assistant passenger terminal

Participants of the Unit Movement Officer Symposium visit the Ramstein Passenger Terminal Sept. 15. The symposium served as refresher training for all Unit Movement Officers throughout U.S. Army Europe. The purpose of the four-day symposium was to familiarize all UMOs with proper rules and regulations for preparing cargo and equipment prior to shipping through Ramstein.

officer in charge. “It is also the official point for all of the military crossing into the European Union.” First Lt. Christian Estrada, movement officer, 16th SB, Vincenza, Italy, and a participant in the symposium, understood the importance of this particular training. “All of this information is very important to know, either for yourself or if you are transporting troops,” Estrada said. “The most important thing to keep in mind is safety for everyone.” The goal of the program is

for all UMOs within Europe to have a refined sense of their responsibilities, according to Maj. William Prince, operations officer, G4, 21st TSC. “In particular, this includes knowing how to contact the key movement coordinators, the time table of how the movement process works and, certainly, an understanding of what the Army needs to know in order to comply with the standards of the Air Force to have successful movement out of Ramstein,” Prince said.

Kapaun Chapel (DSN 489-6859, civ. 0631536-6859) Divine Liturgy: 9 a.m. Sundays Confessions by appointment

Chapel Youth Program

Kaiserslautern Youth of the Chapel/Club Beyond, (Religious Youth Center, Pulaski Bks., Bldg. 2869) Weekly activities available for all teens in grades 6-12! For more information about upcoming Clubs and trips or volunteering please email kaiserslautern@clubbeyond.org Protestant Youth of the Chapel Ramstein North Chapel “Vision” Middle School Ministry Tuesdays 3:15-5:00pm “Salvage” High School Ministry Tuesdays 7:00-8:45pm Info: www.ramsteinpyoc.blogspot.com Contact: ramsteinpyoc@googlemail.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

Larry Lorenz, a traffic manager with the 16th Sustainment Brigade (left), discusses the importance of following proper cargo procedures including blocking, bracing, packing and crating of all equipment, including motors and other large pieces of equipment, during a visit to the Joint Mobility Processing Center Sept. 15 on Ramstein. The visit was part of the Unit Movement Officer Symposium held Sept. 14 through 17 at various locations within the Kaiserslautern area.


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Atlantic Academy avenue to building German, American bonds by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs The city of Kaiserslautern and the surrounding region host the largest American military community outside of the United States. That’s why in 1996, the state government of Rheinland-Pfalz founded a unique institution here that promotes GermanAmerican relations, the Atlantic Academy. The academy, which is a nonprofit association, tries to build bridges between German and American citizens in the region. It wants to create an understanding for a political and cultural solidarity between nations of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Germans learn about

American politics, society and culture, and Americans find out about the German side. The academy’s goal is to promote transatlantic understanding with seminars, workshops, lectures, musical performances and discussions. “All events we sponsor have a transatlantic background,” said Sarah Wagner, Atlantic Academy education manager. This means they deal directly or indirectly with issues of U.S. foreign and domestic policy as well as American culture in order to find similarities between both countries, to discuss differences and to provide fact-based knowledge from experts on hot-button issues. “Our staff works closely

with the military community,” Wagner said. “In May, we hosted an art exhibit with works from local Department of Defense students; and in August, the annual summer school group visited Ramstein Air Base and introduced Germans to the civil and military components of U.S. foreign policy.” Recently, the academy conducted discussions and workshops in English with speakers talking about local opportunities for entrepreneurs, cultural differences in business life and networking opportunities for both Germans and Americans. A free brown bag talk sponsored by the U.S. Consulate, the Economic Development Agency Kaiserslautern and the German American

Business Club will finish this series from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The topic of the talk is “The Kaiserslautern Borderland.” “In the future, we hope to be able to offer additional English-speaking events and we are looking forward to welcoming even more Americans to the institute,” Wagner said. If interested in upcom-

ing English events, visit www.atlantische-akademie.de and sign up for the newsletter or follow the academy on Facebook, Atlantische Akademie RheinlandPfalz e.V., or Twitter, @AtlantAkademie. The Atlantic Academy Rheinland-Pfalz is located on Lauterstrasse 2, Rathaus Nord, upstairs from the GermanAmerican Community Office.

St. Alban's Military Community

Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful!

Episcopal Services HOLY EUCHARIST

Landstuhl Christian Church

Sundays 10:30

Kapaun Chapel For more information please

call 480-6148 or 06372-3163

Kaiserstr. 66 * 06371-62988 Sunday Worship 11 AM

Kaiserslautern Evangelical

Lutheran Church 8:30 am Worship & Holy Communion

Sunday School Following Meeting in Ev.-Luth. St. Michaelis Church, Karpfenstr. 7, 67655 Kaiserslautern E-mail: kaiserslautern@selk.de or call 0631-64327 for directions. Scott Morrison, Pastor www.KELC.eu

Sunday Worship Gatherings at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. & 5:15 p.m.

community church Keeping it real, relational and relevant

August-Süssdorf Strasse 8 Ramstein-Miesenbach 06371- 407 808 info@frontlinecommunity.org www.frontlinecommunity.org

A Christian fellowship that gathers to study God’s word verse by verse so we can know, glorify and serve Christ.

Teaching the village, reaching the world!

We meet Sundays at 11 a.m. For more info call 06371-616793 or visit our website www.CCK-Town.org Industriestr. 50 66862 Kindsbach Photo by Sarah Wagner

German and American guests attend an entrepreneur workshop in the Atlantic Academy in Kaiserslautern.

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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 locations. Dates are subject to change.

Performing arts:

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • “Fruehlings Erwachen” a children’s tragedy, in German, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Wednesday, Oct. 17 and 30 and 6 p.m. Oct. 25. • “Herzog Blaubarts Burg” and “Der Zwerg,” two operas in German, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. • “Everyman,” a rock mystery with the progressive metal band Vanden Plas, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16 and 24. • “Nur noch kurz die Welt retten,” a Europe revue, 8 p.m. Nov. 3. • Ka’elles Quintett presents the first chamber concert with works by Danzi, Francaix, Tomasi and Ligeti, 11 a.m. Oct. 18. • “Penthesilea,” a tragedy by Heinrich Kleist, in German, 8 p.m. Oct. 18, 21, 23 and 28.

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Event day at zoo The Zoo in Kaiserslautern-Siegelbach is sponsoring an event day with guided tours, animal presentations, falconer demonstrations, children’s activities such as pony rides and a puppet theater from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.zoo-kl.de.

For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. Kammgarn Kaiserslautern: • The German band J.B.O. presents fun metal, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €30. • The band Versengold presents Middle Ages Celtic folk and rock, 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €20. • International Blues Festival Thursday: 8 p.m. Balkun Brothers, 9:30 p.m. Popa Chubby; Oct.16: 8 p.m. Jack Broadbent, 9:30 p.m. Lucky Peterson, 11 p.m. Krueger Rockt; Oct. 17: 8 p.m. Danny Bryant, 9:30 p.m. Nina Attal, 11 p.m. Groove Cookies. The festival ticket for all performances costs €55; single tickets cost €22. For more information, visit www.kammgarn.de. Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern: • German Radio Philharmonics Saarbruecken Kaiserslautern present works by Igor Strawinski, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Haydn, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €17 to €25. • Big Band Night with six big bands in jazz atmosphere, 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €11.20. • Singer and musical star Tim Fischer presents German songs, 8 p.m. Oct. 16. Tickets cost €12 to €25. For tickets, call Kaiserslautern Tourist-Info at 0631-365-2317. Ramstein-Miesenbach, stage in front of Haus des Buergers: • Country Night with Louisiana on Tour performing country and western music, 8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €12. • Blues dinner with Glan Blues Band performing musical pieces of white blues, rock ‘n’ roll, swing, boogie and southern rock, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17. Dinner consists of three courses with various salads, pulled pork, spare ribs, hot wings, mashed potatoes, corn, pumpkin pie and cupcakes. Tickets including the dinner cost €20. For details, call 06371-592-220 or visit www.hausdesbuergers.de. Landstuhl Stadthalle: • “Black or White,” tribute to Michael Jackson with more than 20 hits, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost from €23 to €32. For details, call 06371-92340 or visit www.stadthalle-landstuhl.de.

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Farmers, craftsmen market scheduled Schoenau is holding its 15th annual Michaelis market, a farmers and craftsmanship market, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Regional farmers present fruit, vegetables and pumpkins and offer wurst, cheese, trout, honey, bread and schnapps. Craftsmen such as basket makers, stone masons and broom makers demonstrate old skills. Food specialities include flammkuchen, bratwurst made of game, dumplings with wine sauce and waffles. The carnival features rides for little children and activity booths. Schoenau is located south of Dahn, at the French border. For details, visit www.schoenau-pfalz.de.

Otterberg, Abbey Church: • The Northwest Palatinate Church Choir presents “Georg Friedrich Haendel: Messia,” 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost €16 to €22. For details, call Otterberg Tourist Info at 06301-31504. Waldmohr, TV-Halle (sports hall), Eischelscheiderstrasse: • Westricher Madrigalchor presents “Pop 4 Voices,” a concert with evergreens, pop and film music such as Tears in Heaven, Conquest of Paradise, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Entrance is free; donations are accepted. English Theatre, Gallusanlage 7, Frankfurt: • “The Glass Menagerie,” a memory play by Tennessee Williams, through Oct. 24. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday, and 6 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit www.english-theatre.org.

Miscellaneous:

• Kaiserslautern Gartenschau, through Oct. 31. Fall fest with Otterstaedter Musikanten, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Flower show, “Autumn Time,” in flower hall, pumpkin display under the motto “sports” and Lego display through Oct. 31. Opening hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets cost €7 for adults and €3 for children. For more information, visit www.gartenschau-kl.de. • Kaiserslautern, Japanese Garden open through Oct. 31. Opening hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.japanischergarten.de.

• Kaiserslautern, Mehrgenerationenhaus, Kennelstrasse 7, Swing Dance Tea with jazz music from the 1920s to 1950s, dancing instructions, coffee and cake, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday. Donations are welcome. For more information, visit www.lautern-swingt.de. • Landstuhl, Alter Markt, October fest with Bavarian music and food in tent, today to Sunday; stores open 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. • Weilerbach, fire station on Rummelstrasse, open house, Sunday. • Neustad/German Wine Street, wine harvest fest through Monday; vintners parade at 2 p.m. Sunday; closeout fireworks display 9:30 Monday. • Kirchheimbolanden, October carnival with farmers market, arts and crafts market, children’s activities and sale of 20 different soups, Sunday. Stores are open 1 to 6 p.m. For details, visit www.prokibo.de. • Obermoschel (on B420, north of Rockenhausen), fall market, Sunday. Event features farmers market, flea market, wagon rides, children’s activities, radio museum and open stores, 1 to 6 p.m.

Flea markets:

• Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (across from Daenner Kaserne), 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. • Kaiserslautern, Toom Baumarkt, Hohenecker Strasse 10, Fridays. • Mehlingen, Abtstrasse 25a, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. • Bad Dürkheim, Saline (saltworks in Kurpark, Gutleutstrasse 48), 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.


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Mark Your Calendar

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Events

» October is Anti-Bullying Month. During the month of October, Rheinland-Pfalz Library encourages patrons to write down, anonymously or not, their feelings on bullying and what they would say to a bully if given the opportunity. The library will display all responses inside the front entrance to show the effects of bullying. Open to all ages. For more information, contact Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322. » Donate to the 2015 Combined Federal Campaign and Improve the quality of life in the KMC, open through Nov. 20. Donations made to the Family Support and Youth Program go directly to CFC’s installation to fund local programs. To donate, visit www.cfcoverseas.org or contact your unit representative. » The Purple Gala is a free event to honor the victims of domestic violence and celebrate the lives of survivors from 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Rheinlander Convention Center on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8085. The night will feature a guest speaker; heavy appetizers and drinks will be available for purchase. Space is limited; tickets may be reserved in advance by calling Army Community Service in Kaiserslautern at 493-4203/4331 or 0631-3406-4203/4331, or ACS in Baumholder at 485-8188 or 06783-6-8188. Child care is available at Smith Barracks Child Development Center for $18 per child. For more information, call Baumholder Parent Central Services at 485-7003 or 06783-6-7003. » Vehicle Safety Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 30 at Pulaski Barracks Automotive Skills Center, Bldg. 2859. Winter is coming and Pulaski Automotive Center is offering free vehicle safety inspections in celebration of Vehicle Safety Day. Make sure that your vehicle fits all of the safety standards to ensure that you stay safe on the roads. Mechanics will spend a minimum of 10 minutes per vehicle and review all components to ensure that your vehicle can properly pass an inspection and drive safely on the road. Open to all ID cardholders. For more information, call 493-4167 or 0631-3406-4167.

KMC Onstage

KMC Onstage is located in Bldg. 3232 on Kleber Kaserne. For more information, contact Nate Records at 483-6252 or 0631-411-6252 or via email at nathan.d.records.naf@mail.mil. To reserve tickets, visit http://kaiserslautern.armymwr.com, visit KMC Onstage from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, or call 483-6626 or 0631-411-6626. » Introduction to Sewing: 1 to 3 p.m. every Saturday from Oct. 17 to Nov. 21. Decorated, experienced costume volunteers teach you how to sew. Cost: $75 per student; $50 if you use your own sewing machine. Open to ages 12 and older; children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. » KMC Onstage presents “Life Upon the Wicked Stage”: Featuring award-winning vocalist Jeanne Ragonese: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Kaiserslautern Community Activity Center on Daenner Kaserne, Bldg. 3109. A “Wine and Cheese” option is available which includes cheese, fruits and two beverages with advanced reservations and payment required no later than Wednesday. » KMC Onstage presents “Dracula”: Show dates: 7 p.m. Oct. 23, 24, 30 and 31; 3 p.m. Oct. 25 and Nov. 1; space is limited; advanced reservations are recommended. » KMC Onstage presents “Thom Pain (based on nothing)”: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 and 7 at the Kaiserslautern Community Activity Center on Daenner Kaserne, Bldg. 3109. Rated for mature audiences only. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.

Armstrong’s Club Events

Armstrong’s Club is located in Bldg. 1036 on Vogelweh Family Housing. Call 0631-354-9986 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over. » Hispanic Heritage Month: Latin dance competition: Oct. 17. The winning couple in each dance category (salsa, bachata and merengue) will receive $100. No fee to participate; sign-ups will be from 9 to 11 p.m. the night of the event. » Not So Spooky Costume party: 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Family event features dance music, character meet and greet, candy stations and a light meal. Show off your costumes. Cost: adults, $14.95; children ages 3 to 12, $9.95; children 2 and under, free; special family package: family of four, two adults and two children, $45. Tickets available online via WebTrac or from any Java Cafe in the KMC. Purchase deadline: Oct. 23. » Halloween party: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 31. The night will feature a live disc jockey and a costume contest with a $100 grand prize. » Small Tab Tuesdays: 5 to 10 p.m. every Tuesday play a game of pool or pick your favorite jam on the jukebox while enjoying specials. » Trivia Wednesdays: 6 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday. » Throwback Thursdays: 7 p.m. every other Thursday, listen to hits from the ’80s, ’90s and today. » Karaoke Fridays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Friday show off your singing skills and socialize in a fun environment. » Latin Fusion Saturdays: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. every other Saturday.

Kazabra Club Events

Kazabra Club is located in Bldg. 2057 on Vogelweh. Call 489-7261 or 0631-636-7261 for details. Unless otherwise stated, events have no cover charge and are open to all ID cardholders and their guests, 18 and over. » Oktoberfest: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Oct. 17 and 24. Free pretzels with every purchase while supplies last. Cover charge: $5. Wear a “Dirndl” or “Lederhosen,” Bavarian-style clothing, and get in free. » Halloween party: 7 p.m. Oct. 31. Evening includeds live music, featuring Voice of Warning and Delta Stone. Cover charge: $5. Costumes are encouraged. » Country Karaoke: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. every other Friday. Sing your favorite country hit and take a spin on the mechanical bull Tornado. » Texas Hold ’em: 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday. Buy-in is $25. Register and buy-in by 7 p.m. » Country Nights: 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays. Dance lessons take place from 7 to 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover charge. » K-town Coverall Bingo: 3 p.m. every Sunday play progressive bingo to win up to $7,500. New players get a free card with the purchase of a bingo pack or bring a new player and both players receive a free card with the purchase of any bingo pack. » Sunday Sports: 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sundays. Enjoy 50 cent wings and $1 hot dogs and take part in fun sports trivia.

Jobs

» A job opportunity for a dog obedience instructor position with Army Outdoor Recreation to teach in the Kaiserslautern area is currently available. If you are interested in applying, contact Steve Selvey at 493-4133 or 0631-3406-4133. » A Rheinland-Pfalz Job Fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Kazabra Club on Vogelweh. The job fair will allow job seekers to make contact with employers who have open positions to fill. Local employers and Department of Defense contractors will be present. For more information, contact Pascalina Bonnin at 493-4029 or 0631-3406-4029.

Support Groups

» Baby Bumps series takes place from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21 and 28 and Nov. 4 and 18. Join the New Parent Support Program for this “Socialize and Learn” series for expecting women and meet other moms to be. The rotation allows you to come to any and all sessions that interest you. Taught by NPSP registered nurses. No registration required. For location details, call Army Central Service at 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203. » Newborn Network meets from 1 to 2:30 p.m. every Thursday. Come and socialize in a coffee shop setting and meet other moms of newborns and infants up to age 1. Discuss ages and stages, community resources and other parenting related topics. No preregistration necessary. Newborn Network meets at Java Cafe on Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 273. For more information, contact the New Parent Support Program at 493-4659 or 0631-3406-4659.

Meetings

» The Rheinland Pfalz Quilt Guild monthly meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Ramstein Middle School. The program will be yard sale and swap meet. Clean and de-clutter your sewing room by bringing fabrics and notions to the meeting to sell or swap. Any items you don’t want to take home can be donated to the guild for next month’s program “Make It, Bake It, Fake It.” » A Multicultural Spouses Club meets from noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 21. Join fellow spouses for a fun and interactive club that promotes diversity and networking. Feel free to bring a dish to share with the group. Club meets in the Yellow Ribbon Room on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2926. For details, call 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.

Classes and Training

» Team Ramstein Hispanic Heritage committee will sponsor a Hispanic cooking class and exposition from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ramstein Northside Chapel. The event features how to cook Latin flavors, Latin dancing instructions and a scholarship presentation. » Personal Growth Series, Army Family Team Building II, takes place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 21 to 23. This class will focus on improving your communication, your ability to deal with conflict and problem solving. It also includes ways to overcome stress and how to win at time management. Class is held on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2917. For more information and to enroll, call 493-4203 or 0631-3406-4203.

Baumholder Events

» An Oktoberfest Celebration of Friendship event takes place from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Baumholder Library for children ages 4 to 12 and their parents. This Oktoberfest-themed event will include stories, music, crafts, games and a snack. Children who come dressed in a “Dirndl” or “Lederhosen,” Bavarianstyle clothing, will receive a small prize. No registration required. For details, contact Baumholder Library on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8332, at 485-1740 or 06783-6-1740. » Spooky Town Bash takes place 8 p.m. Oct. 31, 8 p.m. The Rheinlander Convention Center is turning into a haunted party for this zombie-themed ball. The night will feature ghoulish finger foods and beverages, a disc jockey and a costume contest. Open to adults, ages 18 and older. Reserve your ticket in advance. Cost: $20 in advance; $30 at the door. For details, contact Warrior Zone on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8106, at 485-7339 or 06783-6-7339; or the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation One Stop shop on Smith Barracks, Bldg. 8661, at 485-8215 or 06783-6-8215.


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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 » Holiday — Columbus Day TUESDAY » Reintegration briefing: 9 to 11 a.m., IDRC » Managing Your Money: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC » Intro to German: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., A&FRC » Resume Writing: 1 to 3 p.m., A&FRC » Pre-deployment briefing: 1 to 3 p.m., IDRC » Ditching the Dorms: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC WEDNESDAY » Base INTRO: 7:30 to 11:45 a.m., E Club » Capstone: 8 to 10 a.m., A&FRC THURSDAY » Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC OCT. 16 » Higher Education Track: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., A&FRC » Key Spouse Training: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., A&FRC » First Duty Station Officer’s Financial Class: 9 to 10 a.m., A&FRC

Child/Youth

For details and to register for KMC Youth Instructional Classes, visit www.86fss.com, select “Family” and click “Instructional Classes” or call 06371-47-6444, Ramstein Youth Programs, or 0631-536-6504, Vogelweh Youth Programs.

Health Promotion

For more information, call Health Promotion at 06371-47-4292 or 480-4292 or stop by Bldg. 2117.

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TUESDAY » Healthy Eating: 1 to 2:30 p.m. THURSDAY » BOD POD: 1 to 3 p.m. OCT. 6 » BOD POD: 8 to 10 a.m.

Family Advocacy

To register for classes or for more information, call Family Advocacy at 479-2370 or 06371-46-2370. » EXPECTANT PARENT ORIENTATION (MONTHLY): Every first Tuesday of each month, 8:30 to 11 a.m., Learning Resource Center, Bldg. 3718, at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Learn about birth registration, passports and much more. No sign-up needed. For more information, call the New Parent Support Program at 06371-46-2098 or 479-2098. » DADS 101: 8 to 10 a.m. the first Monday of every month, Bldg. 2117 (Health Promotion). The class is designed to teach fathers to become more effective parents. It allows dads to ask questions about labor and delivery, teaches them how to calm a crying baby, teaches role adjustment and other infant care issues. To register or for more information, call the New Parent Support Program at 479-2098 or 06371-46-2098. » DOMESTIC ABUSE VICTIM ADVOCACY SERVICES: Family Advocacy provides a new service which offers immediate support and service for men or women affected by abuse. The Domestic Abuse Victim Advocacy program is available 24/7. Victims of domestic violence can call 479-2370 during duty hours or 0173-628-4624 after duty hours for a variety of support and advocacy services. Trained personnel stand ready to

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help. DAVA can provide assistance by helping to develop a safety plan, assessing imminent risk of harm, connecting with helpful services and arranging follow-up care.

Military Family Life Consultants

For details, call 0152-24211233; 0152-02663352; 0176-69333243; or 0151-5674 8179. » 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, nonmedical counseling support for a range of issues including: relationships, crisis intervention, stress management, grief, occupational and other individual and family issues. Psychoeducational presentations focused on issues common to the military family including: reunion and reintegration, stress and coping, grief and loss, and deployment and reintegration.

Medical Group

» 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, view the home care website, check lab results, contact the nurse advice line, get medication refills and more. To register or for more information, visit www.tricareonline.com.

SARC

For Emergency Victim Care during duty hours and after duty hours, call 480-7272 or 06371-47-7272. For administration questions on the Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program, call 480-5597 or 06371-47-5597.


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Education Notes

Job openings at CYSS

If you are interested in working with children and youth, apply online for Child, Youth and School Services positions at www.usajobs.gov. Search for job title: Child and Youth Program Assistant (entry, skill and target level) CY-01/02. Positions are available on Kleber, Landstuhl, Sembach and Miesau locations. Child and Youth Program assistants work directly with children and youth and must be trustworthy, able to maintain a high degree of professionalism at all times and have the desire to be a positive influence on children and youth.

Cheer and tumbling classes

SKIESUnlimited offers cheer and tumbling classes for youth ages 6 to 18. Classes help to improve strength, flexibility, jumps and tumbling. Classes are offered on a monthly basis at the Rhine Ordnance Barracks Special Events Center, Bldg. 237. For class offerings, times and prices, contact Parent Central Services on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2898, at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122; or contact Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation One Stop shop

on Landstuhl, Wilson Barracks, Bldg. 3810, at 486-8943 or 06371-86-8943.

Tots and Tales storytime

Tots and Tales storytime at Rheinland-Pfalz Library is an entertaining event with flannel board fun, fingerplays, songs, activities and nursery rhymes. It promotes educational development and reading readiness in young children, ages 12 to 24 months. Tots and Tales storytime is held at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Sign up in advance. For more information, contact Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

Kids pre-Halloween celebration

Celebrate Halloween early at the Rheinland-Pfalz Library from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 23. Children of all ages are invited to come out for a kids Halloween that includes a movie marathon, DIY makeup and costumes. No registration required. For more information, contact Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

Preschool Halloween storytime

Join the Rheinland-Pfalz Library at 10:30 a.m.

Oct. 28 for a special preschool Halloween storytime at Landstuhl Library. Celebrate the holiday with some spooky fun. Children are encouraged to wear costumes. Open to preschool-aged children, ages 3 to 5. No registration required. For more information, contact Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810, at 486-7322 or 06371-86-7322.

Indoor soccer (seasonal-fall/winter)

SKIESUnlimited recently installed a brand new indoor soccer arena inside the Special Events Center, Rhine Ordnance Barracks, Bldg. 237. The licensed coaching staff is made up of current German team coaches and former professional, first division soccer players. Open to ages 3 to 17; for all soccer skill levels including basic, intermediate and advanced. Youth will develop basic and fundamental soccer skills as well as tactics and formations. Parents will receive information and feedback on their child’s progress, talent and areas needing improvement. For more information, contact Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation One Stop shop on Landstuhl, Bldg. 3810, or Parent Central Services, Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2898, at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122.

LEMS holds first chess tournament Photos by Jennifer McPhail Hastings

More than 30 students from first grade to seniors participated in the first chess tournament Oct. 5 at Landstuhl Elementary Middle School. The tournament was sponsored by LEMS and its Parent Teacher Student Association. First place winners were Blake Webb of LEMS, Nicholas Morris of LEMS and Bobby Austin of Kaiserslautern Elementary School. Other first place winners were Aiden Schulke of KES, Neila Rae Mangiliman of Ramstein Intermediate School, Brodie Case of Baumholder Middle School, and Katheen Julca of Kaiserslautern Middle School. KES will sponsor the next district wide tournament Jan. 9, 2016. If interested in having a chess club at school and for more information, contact Jack Woodfork at Jack.Woodfork@eu.dodea.edu.


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Superhero 5K run/walk

Join Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation and the Army Substance Abuse Program for this year’s Red Ribbon Run Superhero 5K Oct. 17. Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the United States. Registration is free and will be held the day of the event from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Sembach Fitness Center. The run begins at 11:30 a.m. After the run, there will be costume contest, dance demos, prizes, food, drinks and more. Awards will be given to the first, second and third place winners of the adult and child costume contests. Open to community members of all ages. Dogs are welcome on a leash and the course is stroller friendly. For more information, visit www.kaiserslautern.armymwr.com.

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information, contact Lou at 0170-2987120.

Turkey Bowl flag footbal

A Turkey Bowl Flag Football Tournament will

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take place at 9 a.m. Nov. 21 at the Kaiserslautern High School football field. The deadline to sign up is Nov. 18. For details and to sign up, call the Vogelweh Fitness Center at 489-7329 or 06371-536-7329.

Students receive annual health screening

Flag football championships

Cheer on your favorite team at the Unit Level Flag Football Championships at 6 p.m. Tuesday to Oct. 16 at the KAD Field near Daenner Kaserne. The top six teams from this year’s season will face off in a double-elimination style tournament. Awards will be presented to the first, second and third place teams. The first and second place teams will advance to the Installation Management Command tournament. For more information, contact Rhine Ordnance Barracks Fitness Center at 493-2088 or 0631-3406-2088.

Youth Sports coaches needed

Are you interested in coaching? Youth Sports is currently seeking coaches for various youth sports. For more information or to get involved, call 486-8375 or 06371-86-8375.

Disc Golf at Pulaski Park

Outdoor Recreation now offers Disc Golf at Pulaski Park. Grab a team, pick up a Frisbee and take advantage of this interactive flying disc game that requires precision and accuracy. The brand-new Disc Golf course at Pulaski Park is open for public use. Frisbees may be rented from Outdoor Recreation, or you may bring your own. For more information, contact Outdoor Recreation on Pulaski Barracks, Bldg. 2905, at 493-4117 or 0631-3406-4117.

Wrestling officials needed

The Department of Defense Dependents Schools’ wrestling season will soon begin and there is a serious shortage of officials to support the upcoming season. Anybody with officiating experience and interested in becoming a wrestling referee, contact Cesar Alvarez at 480-1799 or Brian Augsburger at 480-6172.

Ohmbachsee half marathon

The 7th annual Ohmbachsee half marathon will be held Oct. 18 at the Turnhalle, Feld Strasse 9, 66904 Bruecken. Check-in and bib pickup are at 8 a.m. The race will begin at 10 a.m. and end around 1 p.m. The cost for adults is €10 and €8 for students. Payment is due Oct. 18 at the time of check-in. To register, visit www.lg-ohmbachsee.de. For more

Courtesy of Ramstein Middle School

Staff Sgt. David Lund, 86th Civil Engineer Squadron, Civil Engineer Fire Department, mans the blood pressure station while Students at Ramstein Middle School receive their annual health screening. With the assistance of volunteers from numerous organizations within the base medical community, more than 860 students in grades six through eight were seen in three short days. Among the many organizations that provided volunteers were the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Surgeon General, 86th Aerospace Medical Squadron, 86th CES, 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, 86th Medical Support Squadron, 86th Medical Group and 21st Operational Weather Squadron. These civilians and service members were friendly, helpful, efficient and, above all, patient. Without their support, students could not have received their health screening in such a timely manner.


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Now ShowiNg Editor’s note: The movies listing was the most current at the time of publication. Dates are subject to change. Please check with your local theater for the most up-to-date schedule.

Pan *3D* (PG) 11:15 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:45 p.m. Sinister 2 (R) 7:45 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 *3D* (PG) 11 a.m. Saturday Pan *3D* (PG) 11:15 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10:15 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 5:45 p.m. Sinister 2 (R) 7:45 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 *3D* (PG) 11 a.m. War Room (PG) 2:30 p.m. Sunday Pan *3D* (PG) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 5:30 p.m. Sinister 2 (R) 7:30 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 *3D* (PG) 11:15 a.m. War Room (PG) 2:30 p.m. Monday Pan *3D* (PG) 11 a.m., 2 p.m.,5 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:30 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 11:15 a.m., 5:30 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 (PG) 11:15 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:45 p.m. War Room (PG) 2:30 p.m. TueSday Pan (PG) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Martian (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 3 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 (PG) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m. Sinister 2 (R) 7:15 p.m. We Are Your Friends (R) 11 a.m., 4:15 p.m. War Room (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m. WedneSday Pan *3D* (PG) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 3 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 4:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 *3D* (PG) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m. War Room (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m. We Are Your Friends (R) 11 a.m., 4:15 p.m. ThurSday Pan *3D* (PG) 11 a.m., 1:45 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7:30 p.m. The Martian *3D* (PG-13) 11:30 a.m., 3 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Maze Runner: Scorch Trails (PG-13) 4:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m. Hotel Transylvania 2 *3D* (PG) 11:15 a.m., 1:45 p.m. War Room (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m. We Are Your Friends (R) 11 a.m., 4:15 p.m. Friday

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Peter is a mischievous 12-year-old boy with an irrepressible rebellious streak, but in the bleak London orphanage where he has lived his whole life those qualities do not exactly fly. Then one incredible night, Peter is whisked away from the orphanage and spirited off to a fantastical world of pirates, warriors and fairies called Neverland. There, he finds amazing adventures and fights life-or-death battles while trying to uncover the secret of his mother, who left him at the orphanage so long ago, and his rightful place in this magical land. Starring Hugh Jackman and Amanda Seyfried. Sinister 2 (R)

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Tongeren’s Flea Market and Holland’s Caves Tongeren’s Sunday  morning flea market is world-renowned and if you are an American stationed in Europe, you will hear about this gem. It’s absolutely worth going to visit. When my friend Heather said she would show a group of us her old stomping grounds in the Netherlands and Belgium’s famous flea market for a weekend, we jumped at the chance to go. Here are some of the best tips from our Benelux (minus the lux) trip.  

Aachen, Germany Our first stop was Aachen, Germany.  This cobblestone covered, larger university town is the last stop in Deutschland before entering the Netherlands. We visited the Aachen Cathedral, which is known for the royal seat of  Charlemagne, the first king of the Holy Roman Empire. Although we missed the  2 p.m.  English tour we were able to visit the inside later after a church service to walk through the cathedral before  7 p.m.  The majesty and honor of this place was sensed from the minute we entered. Having been the place of coronation for over 500 years for German royalty, the reverence and omniscient emotions took me over.  Aachen is also a town known for its “gingerbread” or Printen, similar to lebkuchen but not the same. There were several stores to buy from in the old city and we smelled the sweet aroma permeating the walkways of this very old Roman town. Maastricht&Valkenburg, Netherlands   We stayed in Valkenburg, NL. Valkenburg is a beautiful town with overlooking  castle ruins  that have a great story behind them. When the King found out Napoleon was coming to invade and had plans to blow

up his castle, the King took matters into his own hands and destroyed his own castle. The ruins remain unchanged. Although the ruins were closed to visitors while we were there. We also enjoyed a wine tasting in a cave while we were in Valkenburg at the Bistrot a Vins. Be sure to make your reservation ahead of time as they are voted the best restaurant in Valkenburg and are quite busy. This was a super fun add-on I would highly recommend. There is also a restaurant row in Valkenburg so choosing a place to eat wasn’t difficult and was within walking distance of our hotel. On Saturday morning, we decided to visit Maastricht, NL, mostly because we heard about a morning flea market and Maastricht is located on the Maas river. The views of the bridges were amazing. While we were here we also went on an underground Maastricht cave and fort tour. One of our favorite stops on the trip. Our tour guide Michael was hysterical, even leaving us once in the dark, damp cave to find our way out. Not really…we held on to the wall and it was just for a moment. He was so delightful and lighthearted,  be sure to ask for him by name as his English tour rocks. The fort tour was given by Ralf. The top floor views of the fort allow you to take pictures of Belgium and Maastricht which are absolutely gorgeous. This impregnable fortress only took 8 months to complete. It was hard to believe, so you’ll have to see it for yourself. The fort tour lasted about 45 minutes while the cave tour was about an hour. Tongeren Flea Market Sunday morning we woke up very early to get to the Tongeren Flea Mar-

ket, as the hours are from 7 a.m. – 1 p.m. We planned on grabbing breakfast and a coffee at one of the many cafes when we got there. We arrived right when the vendors were setting up so we knew we would have to make several sweeps. We split up but made a meeting point for midday and then later in the afternoon.

Tips to help you shop smart All of the vendors liked to “haggle,” don’t be embarrassed about asking for a lower price. They have come to expect this and actually look forward to this practice. Also, I have a friend who says if we don’t barter a little bit it will keep the prices high. I didn’t pay full-price for one item, well maybe one, it was a Dutch cow bell which was unique, it was special to me. Some stores used to take the VAT form, but the rules have changed now. We mentioned it to our new friends at Antiek Patrick, right on the square, and he cut the price of my wall mirror and said: “There’s your VAT,” with a smile. Many of the vendors had similar pieces, they know what we are looking for so don’t settle on a piece if it’s really high. Chances are, you’ll find it around the corner for less. This happened to my friend, Anita, and she got a steal on a stain-glass type window. Everyone spoke English; this made shopping and eating very easy. I’m still learning Deutsch and have not moved onto Dutch. Transportation & hauling information We rented a 7-passenger van to haul our limited purchases back. However, a van/truck was not much more and we would have been able to fit larger and possibly more pieces. Our rental was under €200 for the

weekend. The van/truck was about €50 more for the same time. I can’t guarantee the price but it’s worth checking into. *Special Note about Esso card for rentals – one of the key items we learned the hard way is there is a fuel ration on all car rentals (no matter the size of your vehicle). All 1-7 day vehicle rentals are allotted a small ration for fuel. (See customs office for more details). *also to apply for the Esso ration card you must have the rental vehicle registration to take to the customs office, fill out the paperwork, then head to  AAFES Customer Service  to obtain the card, and put money on the balance to use on the economy – this delayed our trip by 2 hours!* Aachen is the last place you can fill up at an ESSO. We did not have to gas up the entire time we were in Belgium and the Netherlands. Major bonus by the time we came back to Stuttgart, I had .73 Euros left on my ration. This was an unforgettable trip and we are planning another trip to stock up on more European treasures. We had a great group of gals with lots of laughter and discovery, making the trip fantastic. I hope I’ve been able to help out a little bit if you were interested in going and want to know more or are planning a trip soon. Best of luck and shop smart! Author’s Profile: Wendy Payne is a military spouse and lives with her family in Stuttgart, Germany. She is a freelance writer, blogger and photographer. She also enjoys gardening, hiking, yoga and sharing Europe with people. — http://militaryingermany.com/tongerens-flea-market-hollands-cavesand-more

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Mackenbach Duplex, ready to All ads and pics on class-world.com move in, 6 bedrooms, 3 bath, living/dining with open fire place, Caution: Some Classified kitchen, floor heat, fenced yard, ads have become a target carport, approx. 203m² living for scams. Please be causpace, energy certificate datas: V tious if potential buyers offer 108,4 kWh/(m² a)Gas, Bj. 1999 D, you payment methods other €280.000 + 3,57% commission than cash. incl. 19% tax, I.B.u.Immobilienservice Thomas Sourißeaux 06374 995 694 Thomas.sx@t-online.de '01 Mazda Miata MX-5 Conv., 143000. Green, Black Top, Single-family dream house in We- Woodgr., Tan Leather, CD/MP3 selberg. Living space: 273sqm, Plyr, Heated Seats. NEW: Battery, property: 1200sqm. Ground floor: Alternator, Top. Some wear; Driopen livrm with high-end BIK, vers side Scrape; Non-Smok. 5 hall, 1Bdr, bathrm+guest bath, Spd. Man., Pwr. locks/wind. Text util.rm, din.rm, add. shower w/WC 015146617896. $3600 obo. Thx at swimming-pool. Upper level: 3Bdrs, gallery, bathrm. Basement. 498.000€ For more info contact: Mercedes-Benz C-200, (Black) Real estate Monika Schick-Müller, Sport 1999, 126692Km, Automaphone 06306-1202, mobile 0175- tic, Air Conditioned, Central 5824083, e-mail: monika.schickmu Locking, New Tüv (Tech Passing), eller@googlemail.com. Pictures €2500, tariqkamalbutt@gmail.com on www.class-world.com 2002 BMW X5 3.0i SUV with AWD, $10,995, US Spec, Automatic, Leather, Cruise Control, Sport TLA/TDY Pack, Power Seats, Alloy Wheels, All ads and pics on class-world.com Perfect Condition, Call: 0176 !!!!!1-5 bed luxury apts & houses 22730967, Email: info@european for TLA/TDY personnel in Ram- motors.org, Web: http://www.euro stein/Mackenbach/Bruck muhl- peanmotors.org

Otterbach, FSH, 220sqm, 5BDR, bach.2min to RAB.Short walk to 2,5baths, gar/yard €1570, Dzepe shops/restaurants. 100% equipzauer@aol.com, Dieter 0172- ped, TV, AFN, English satellite, 6823232 free phone, high speed internet, Queidersbach: Modern Duplex, free calls to USA and Eur.good li4bedr., 2½baths, BIK, liv/dinrm., brary and movie selection.Pets patio, yard, balcony, 1.350€+util. welcome Off street secured parwww.agra-immobilien.de, 06371- king. Call Jennie 0171-2679282. or luxuryapts09@yahoo.com 57656 Ramstein, new house, 230sqm, 5BDR, 3baths, yard/gar, rent €1740, Dzepezauer@aol.com, Dieter 0172-6823232

Ramstein: TLA-TDY 4-6Bdr. houses, $100-200, ruth-varner@t-onli ne.de, Conveniently located near the center of Ramstein, we offer 3 wonderful TLAs (http://ramsteinoasis.com). These fully-equipped/ all-inclusive houses are ideally located a few minutes from Ramstein Air Base & two blocks from local restaurants & shops. Free high-speed WIFI, SKY TV, DVD player, free phone calls to US. Park, bus stop, train are within a short walk.

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2007 Lexus SC430 Coupe/Convertible, $26,725, US Spec, AutoAll ads and pics on class-world.com matic, Leather, Cruise Control, Power Seats, Alloy, Power Hard 2004 Ford KA, standard, 60hp, Top, Perfect Condition, Call: 01765liter/100km, clean, pet-free car, 22730967, Email: info@european AC, 120K mileage, summer & win- motors.org, Web: http://www.euro peanmotors.org ter tires, €1700, 0152-28222169

2010 Dodge Challenger R/T Coupe, $25,995, US Spec, Automatic, Cruise Control, Power Glass Sunroof, Power Seats, 20 inch Alloy Wheels, Perfect Condition, Call: 0176-22730967, Email: info@euro peanmotors.org, Web: http:// www.europeanmotors.org

2008 Acura TL 3.2 Sport Sedan, $15,395, US Spec, Automatic, Leather, Cruise Control, Power Seats, Alloy Wheels, Power Glas Sunroof, Perfect Condition, Call: 0176 22730967, Email: info@euro peanmotors.org, Web:http:// www.europeanmotors.org

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee "Laredo" 4X4 SUV, $23,995, US Spec, Automatic, Leather, Cruise Control, Power Seats, Alloy, All Wheel Drive, Perfect Condition, Call: 0176 22730967, Email: info@ europeanmotors.org, Web: http:// www.europeanmotors.org

2008 Acura TL 3.2 Sport Sedan, $15,395, US Spec, Automatic, Leather, Cruise Control, Power Seats, Alloy Wheels, Power Glas Sunroof, Perfect Condition, Call: 0176-22730967, Email: info@euro peanmotors.org, Web: http:// www.europeanmotors.org

BMW 318 IS, black, 2 door, coupe, 5 speed, allloy rims, ABS, all weather tires, German TÜV till July 2016 KMS 159,000, and we deliver anywhere with cash in hand, price, $1700, ddundkk@hotmail.de

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Good Year Ultra Grip Winter Tires with steel rims, 175/65 R14. Excellent condition used one winter. Rims 4x100. $175, Call: 0162297-2951

2006 BMW 650Ci, 167k miles Convertible 6-SP Man. 2-tone 2012 Ford Mustang, red, 2-door bronze wrapped over(Grey), All coupe, 3.7 liter V-6, excellent con- Opt. Full Pwr. Navi, Bluetooth/Aux dition, 21K miles, $16,500 obo, winter/20"Summer Wheels extras call: 0176-61836398 $15,075. gontano@hotmail.com

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2014 Ford Mustang 5.0 GT/CS Coupe, $28,895, US Spec, ManuAll ads and pics on class-world.com al, Leather, Power Seats, Alloy Wheels, California Special Pack, Perfect Condition, Call: 01762013 Subaru Forester "Limited" 22730967, Email: info@european 4x4 Wagon, $24,795, US Spec, motors.org, Web: http://www.euro Automatic, Leather, Sunroof, Crui- peanmotors.org se Control, Power Sunroof, Alloy Wheels, Excellent Condition, Call: 0176-22730967, Email: info@euro Hamp Synergy, $18, oil filters. peanmotors.org, Web: www.euro H1540-PFB-004, isabell_1_98@ya peanmotors.org hoo.com / 017622987498

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2011 Opel Meriva 1.4 Edition, 45000km, Cruise Control, Bright Red, A/C, ESP, daytime lights, accident-free, Airbags, June'15 insp, Parking sensors, ABS, power win/locks, MP3/AUX/CD Radio, backseat tables €9500 the kaiserisintown@gmail.com

BMW 330D M Cabrio 2013, Mint Cond. Last of the big engines, All options, 22k Miles, Euro Spec, Very Fast. Too Many options to list. Head turning convertible. Spotless in and out. No dings or scratches $42,000, jamco54@ya hoo.com/015117265896

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Page 31 BMW 525i Model 2000, new German inspection, power steering, power locks, air cond, leather ausstattung, seat heating, power windows, alu rims w/ new summer tires, new battery and brakes. €1800. 0152-06467728

Nissan Almera TINO Diesel 2002, manual, 2nd owner, great condition, 220000km, no rust, Michelin all season tires, new AC, 5-seater, big storage space, TÜV 1 year, US inspection guaranteed €2700 OBO, call 0151-45261009

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Opel Corsa 1,4l, 1995, €1000, ka1137-947@msn.com, MOTORCYCLES 197500km, German Specs, US reAll ads and pics on class-world.com All ads and pics on class-world.com gistration, 3 doors, automatic, sunroof, non smokers, clean Opel Astra Silver 1.6 LTR, Year upholstery and carpets, Winter ti1999, Air Cond, Power Stearing, res call: 0175 4456766 Caution: Some Classified ABS, 4 Door, 5 Speed, Electr. ads have become a target Windows and locks, Kms for scams. Please be cau122,250, $1750, ddundkk@hot tious if potential buyers offer mail.de Pristine Toyota 4Runner 2008 you payment methods other We buy cars / all makes! Acci- US Specs, For sale by owner asthan cash. dent, broken down, Honda, Toyo- king $18500, V8 Engine, 4.7 Liter, ta - great prices! Open Mon-Sun Black exterior/Grey Interior, Seats call until 10pm 0172-7670100 al- 5, includes Thule ski rack and car 2010 Harley Davidson Fat Boy so What's App or 0631-3579286 cover (brand new). Contact aha Lo (Black Denim), $12900, 7800 wrysiak@hotmail.com or E-Mail: tonicars56@yahoo.de miles, Air Cooled Twin Cam 96 Cu in engine, Screaming Eagle intake, Vance & Hines pipes, HD Security System, detachable back rest, detachable windshield, and Saddlemen cargo, thetraveling jon@gmail.com

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The 86th Force Support Squadron at Ramstein has licensed providers on and off the installation. Providers who provide more than 10 hours a week of care must be licensed. Please use good judgment when choosing child care services. For more information please contact DSN 478-7420 or civ 06371405-7420 or email 86FSS.FCC@ramstein.af.mil

Day Care mother has openings for ages 2+up in Katzenbach, very experienced, breakfast & lunch incl. (engl spk), garden & playground, call Bettina 015770447950

Stearing wheel "Microsoft Sidewinder Force Feedback" for your PC! Love to play auto games? Wanna feel like yr r driving for real? Then dont miss this!, pics on class-world.com, €20, copon gracz@gmail.com **See pics on Daycare K-town area full or part class-world.com time, nights & weekends. Open for all ages. Also Schopp & Tripp- T-Eumex 220PC, for fast and stadt Call 0151-41281576 or comfortable internet communication. Isdn $15, isabell_1_98@ya 06328-8229 hoo.com

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Rayman Raving Rabbits, Wii game, perfect condition, like new! €10, copongracz@gmail.com, **See pics on class-world.com

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licensed & certified child care provider. I live in Rodenbach, 10 min Vogelweh & 10 min RAB. I have years of experience & references. My home is warm & cozy. Warm home cooked Lunch is provided for the children every day. Your child will have its very own indoor playground & fenced in backyard for the summer as well as weekly field trip outings. If you are in need, I am here for you MondayFriday. Age 2-5, Mon-Fri 7-5. 0176-83550843

220 volt transformer. 1 X 75 watt Art Nouveau furniture over 100 for $20. Contact Eric and Mia at years old. A variety of items, 063759949674. grandfather clock (Harmonium), crystal glasses, Murano glasses, Aeropostale long sleeve. Pink. On the front are pictures of pea- Meisner porcelain figurines, 200 ces signs and the label name is years old, coffee and Tea set. shown. Size M. Barley worn. Call: 0177-5211480 Good condition. For pics see Beautiful hand-made felt shoulwww.class-world.com. €9. jani der bag in purple with flower dena.wuttke@gmx.de sign, medium size, jenniferwil AFN Receiver 30$ located in Kai- king@hotmail.com serslautern 0172-6627501 Black casual sweater - H&M, si-

The Bigs Baseball, Wii Game, Bible study books etc, perfect condition, like new! €8, isabell_1_98@yahoo.com coemser@gmail.com **See pics on class-world.com

BaByliss, curl machine, 1 year Treadmill - Proform 635 CW, old, rarely used, 100€, s.vogl75@ $450.00, timboney_52@hot web.de mail.com, well maintained/functioBBQ Gas Grill NEW, $50.00, ne- ning treadmill. Adjusts for speed ver been used, must be picked up & slope. Cross fit ski poles adjustby buyer, timboney_52@hot able for tension. Emergency situation stop. mail.com

Day Care mother has openings for all ages in Katzenbach, very experienced, breakfast & lunch incl. (engl spk), garden & playground, call Bettina 0157Metal Slug Anthology, Wii game, 70447950 played once, perfect condition - like new! €15, copongracz@ gmail.com **See pics on classPlay Academy ChildCare. I am a world.com

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SmackDown vs. Raw 2010, Wii game, like new!, €12, ccopon gracz@gmail.com **See pics on 2 wheel trolley dark blue, 30 1/1 inches tall 49x19 1/12 wide, 3 class-world.com compartments (xl and medium) Super Mario Galaxy, Wii game, used only once, brand new condiperfect condition, like new! €15, tion. asking $100. 06332-41560 copongracz@gmail.com **See call between 8am to 9pm. Can deliver to RAB! pics on class-world.com

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Collection of leather bound, signed by the author, 1st edition books, mint cond. Over 100 different books. Authors include: Norman Mailer, William F. Buckley, Joseph Heller, Elie Wiesel, Donald Mc Dunne, John Updicke, Tom Wolfe, etc. $ 15.000 - serious inquiries only! Call: 0631-940213 or 0151-270-19822

Beautiful hand-made purple / pink felt flower brooch, perfect gift, can be pinned on jackets, scarves, bags and more! â&#x201A;Ź12, for pics see class-world.com jennifer wilking@hotmail.com GAP Sweatshirt: Perfect condition, like new. Size small, â&#x201A;Ź5, coem ser@gmail.com Bicycle Trailer, for 2 kids, rarely used, excellent condition, suitable Bracelet - Gray/Black, handmafor all bikes, â&#x201A;Ź50, for pics go to de. Beautiful accessory for any occlass-world.com, jenniferwilking@ cation, any outfit. Treat yourself to hotmail.com something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. â&#x201A;Ź10, copon gracz@gmail.com, pics on classworld.com

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Christmas Tree, 9ft tall, only used one season, in excellent condition $100.00, Tel: 063714910590 Bracelet - Brown, handmade! Beautiful accessory for any ocation, any outfit. Treat yourself to something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. â&#x201A;Ź10, copon gracz@gmail.com, pics on classworld.com

October 9, 2015 Dark green Roxy Jeans. Size 30. Find pictures at www.classworld.com. â&#x201A;Ź10. janina.wuttke@ gmx.de Designer Hand bag. George Gina and Lucy. Used twice. Beige color. Paid 160 euros for the bag. â&#x201A;Ź50 017622987498 Different belts - different sizes and colours (black, brown, red, wite) See pics on class-world.com, s.vogl75@web.de

Couch, Love Seat, and Coffee Table 1 year old, excellent condition, Dresser with Mirror set, with 7 excellent condition color is burgundy $300, phone drawers, $100, Hutch with glass doors, 06371-4910590 $75, and much more, call 063714910590 Engleby from Sebastian Faulks! Great book., â&#x201A;Ź2, pic on class- Felt bag, gorgeous hand-made world.com, coemser@gmail.com felt bag with blue design, medium size, â&#x201A;Ź30, for pics see classworld.de jenniferwilking@hot mail.com

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For Sale misc: Solid pine, German-made, dining room table with 6 chairs. Like new. Table is convertible from 4-person to 6person table. Matching commode is also for sale. Table & chairs â&#x201A;Ź950. Commode â&#x201A;Ź502: solid pine, German-made, bed, schrank, commode, bedside table. Like new. Bed is single-size with adjustable head and foot elevations, includes convertible (winter/summer) mattress, two sets sheets, new condition, down-filled duvet, 80x80cm pillow and cases. Bed â&#x201A;Ź1000, Schrank â&#x201A;Ź200, Commode â&#x201A;Ź50, Bedside table â&#x201A;Ź40. For That Special Collector a Beautiful The United States Commerative Presidential Collection, spvendor@gmail.com Green wedges, size 40, never worn. Paid â&#x201A;Ź50, asking $40. 017622987498 Foxy lady, small felt shoulder bag with fox design. Discover your wild side! All bags are completely environmentally friendly made with wool, soap and water only! â&#x201A;Ź25, for pics see class-world.com jenniferwilking@hotmail.com

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H&M blouse - white/rose stripes, size 36. See pics on classworld.com, s.vogl75@web.de Handbag "Alexander": Brown, leather bag, hardly used, perfect condition! €8, pics on classworld.com, copongracz@ gmail.com

Handbag "Esprit brand": Small bad, black leather, ideal if you only need to carry few things around with you like purse, cell phone etc., €5, pics on class-world.com, copongracz@gmail.com

Hollister strapless top. White color, size M. With ribbons to tie a bow on the back. €15. For pics see www.class-world.com. Contact janina.wuttke@gmx.de

Org. Thomas Sabo Charm, price new was 49€, never used, was a Handbag "clutch style": Love to bday present, selling price €20, go out and dont want to use a big for pics please see classhandbag? Dont miss out on this world.com, s.vogl75@web.de small, black bag. Perfect for going out at night! €3, pics on class- Necklace, fashion jewelry, black, world.com, copongracz@ different pearls & stones, $5, gmail.com s.vogl75@web.de

Page 35 Kookai dress, size 40, $30, chif- Must sell 65 year old flawless solifron material, purple, pink, and taire .45 carat diamond ring set in beige, worn once, 017622987498 white gold. Will accept $ or €. Call: 06332-41560 from 9 - 18:00. New Set of 4 Tires, $700/OBO, piano, german model, good conkgspang@hotmail.com, Michelin LTX M/S P255/65R17 108T, dition, recently tuned to sell for Purchased/Shipped the Wrong Si- 590 euros, phone 0171 31 35 004 ze Tires so looking to sell locally Porcelain dolls, over 100 to choovice shipping back. Valued over se from, all dressed. Price Obo $900 for the set, not counting Call: 0176-90796039 shipping costs. Scarfs - different colors, patOnly Jeans - different sizes and terns, lenght, material. See pics models. See pics on class- on class-world.com, s.vogl75@ web.de world.com, s.vogl75@web.de

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Pumps, black, hardly worn, great condition, size 9M!, €5, pics on class-world.com, copongracz@ gmail.com, pics on classworld.com

Selling at 1 half the value given by the Swarovski companySwarovski Crystal - Attention collectors! All retired pieces reduced to half their value, All pieces over 50years old! Prices greatly reduced! Great gift for any special occasion! Private collection!The last two Retired pieces, whale, turtle. Call for info: 06332-41560 between 2pm to 8pm. Can deliver to RAB!

Wine Rack/Holder, holds six bottles, attractive metal finish, fits perShamballa Bracelet - Brown/Crefectly in a small, narrow space. me, handmade, adjustable in size, $10, 0163-330-5535 or john@ad fits almost every wrist. Beautiful vantipro.de accessory for any occasion, any outfit. Treat yourself to something Shamballa Bracelet - Black/Gray, nice or bring a smile to your best handmade, adjustable in size, fits girl friends. €15, copongracz@ almost every wrist. Beautiful ac- gmail.com cessory for any occasion, any outfit. Treat yourself to something ni- Shamballa Bracelet - Lilac/white, ce or bring a smile to your best handmade, adjustable in size, fits girl friends. €12, copongracz@ almost every wrist. Beautiful acgmail.com cessory for any occasion, any outfit. Treat yourself to something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. €10, coemser@ Relax Station * China, Japan & Thai massage gmail.com *Fri & Sat 60 min massage Please call Yoko for an appointment Short black faux leather jacket  01 76 • 62 19 77 28 Size S, See pics on classAkazienstrasse 1a • 66849 Landstuhl-Atzel world.com, s.vogl75@web.de

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Shamballa Bracelet - Purple/white, handmade, adjustable in size, fits almost every wrist. Beautiful accessory for any occasion, any outfit. Treat yourself to something nice or bring a smile to your best girl friends. €10, copongracz@ gmail.com Small grey felt shoulder bag with mushroom design, perfect gift, €20 jenniferwilking@hotmail.com Striped hand-made felt shoulder bag, large, trend colors, perfect gift, €30, for pics see classworld.com jenniferwilking@hot mail.com

October 9, 2015 Sandals "Anne Klein": Classy Sandals "Anne Klein": Classy shoes, brown leather, great to wear at work or for going out at night. Only slight signs of usage. Size 9M, €5, pics on classworld.com, coemser@gmail.com

FURNITURE All ads and pics on class-world.com

All blond pine German Bed, schrank and sideboard and bedside stand. Email co leen.j.black.civ@mail.mil for more information.

The Notebook from Nicholas Sparks - wonderful book!, €2, pic on class-world.com, copongracz@ Antique 100 yr.old German china gmail.com cabinet, matching dining table with 4 chairs. See photo on KA T-Shirt "America", perfect condi- classifieds web page. Contact tion, like new, size small! €5, co Eric and Mia at 063759949674, pongracz@gmail.com ***pics on €950, eyates9761@aol.com class-world.com Various music CDs for sale, all from the 2000er years. Single CDs from Nelly Furtado, Christina Aguilera etc. for €3, music samplers like Bravo Hits and The Dome €4. For a picture of the selection see www.class-world.com. Contact janina.wuttke@gmx.de

Antique Bench, with cushion seat, storage space and wheels. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674, €600, eyates9761@aol.com

Antique corner desk. See photo Washer A+++ & Dryer 6 Months on KA classifieds web page. Conold. Located in Kaiserslautern Pretact Eric and Mia at Park. 550$ 063759949674, €150, White H&M Blazer - Size XS - S. eyates9761@aol.com

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Antique reproduction secretary White winter hooded jacket - Si- desk. See photos on KA classize S, See pics on class- fieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674, €120, world.com, s.vogl75@web.de eyates9761@aol.com

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German Sideboard and Highboard for Sale. Oak-rustic color, solid wood. Great condition! New €1200 each, now selling for €200 each! Call: 0176-907-96039 Glass couch table 1meter width, 14 cm height, €60, coffee house table with marble top and iron feet w/2 chairs, €60. 06374-1717 or 0157-72670561 Wooden bookshelf. See photo on KA classifieds web page. Contact Eric and Mia at 063759949674, $150, eyates9761@aol.com Blue rug with Janosch design for little boys room. Paid €50 from Mobil Martin. Asking $20. 017622987498 Coffee table, beechwood/glass, $30, sikari@aol.com For Sale: Hudson Leather Sofa & Love Seat (Like New), $2000, kosher121@out look.com, Cell: 0176-31634600

YARD SALES All ads and pics on class-world.com

Big Neighbourhood Sale! Where: Fuhrgasse in 67678 Mehlingen. When: Saturday, 10 October 2015, 9:00-16:00 What: Antiques, furniture, household goods, collectibles, clothes, purses, jewelery, toys...

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Gryphon Environmental is seeking an environmental professional for Ramstein AFB.Candidates must have a minimum of 6-10 years of directly applicable technically related experience since receiving degree. 8 years directly related experience in the subject field can be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.Technical certifications can be substituted for three years experience.Must have a degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or Natural Science.Must demonstrate previous experience working with directly related environmental programs at or for United States DOD Installations. Must have a Secret Security Clearance.Send resume to ryohn@gry phon-env.com

Looking for experienced tax preparers for Wiesbaden & Ramstein, preferably H&R Block trained. Contact Frank at eclemons@ hrblock.com

Lookin for friends, female/male who likes harleys, works on them, who are into Rock music, good food, havin fun, BBQ, beeing outside and enjoying a good time together. Just email me and we will see when we can meet. Part-time office clerk needed for 2wheelmechanic@web.de car-rental agency in Ramstein. Must speak and write German and English fluently. For afternoon only. Please call 06371-70182 or IN GERMANY 0171-7794793 Your community, your website.

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Just send a high resolution photo in JPG or TIFF format to editor@kaiserslauternamerican.com with “vacation photo” in the subject line. Please include the following details when submitting: • Name of the photographer • Date photo was taken • First and last name of everyone in photo • Location of where the photo was shot

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There have been reports of pets being sold from breeding facilities that are not managed at the highest professional standards. Please choose your pet carefully. Make sure you check the credentials of the people selling the pet, and get proper paperwork showing shots and/ or other proof of healthy condition. For further advice, consult your Veterinarian.

Professional Services are offered by registered businesses as well as private people. To ensure a satisfactory service experience, please always ask for credentials and deny payments up front. For cleaning services, arrange for payments after a final walk-through and inspection of the clean house.

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