Archive for August, 2013

S.A.D.D.—Volunteers are on call to help you get home safe

S.A.D.D.—Volunteers are on call to help you get home safe

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

And while Labor Day is meant to be a time to unwind and celebrate the final days of summer, the holiday is no excuse to go overboard with unsafe behavior.

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New website brings new opportunities to USO

New website brings new opportunities to USO

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A fresh layout and new functionalities are designed to bring further awareness to programs on islands

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Sea glass hunting is a treasure for trash collectors

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Sea glass hunting is a treasure for trash collectors

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Every summer, the beaches of this nation are scattered with people who wander slowly, look quite seriously down at their feet and bend over frequently.

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Virus prevention tied to bite

Virus prevention tied to bite

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Preventing mosquito bites controls West Nile virus

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Planners examine healthier garrisons

Planners examine healthier garrisons

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

As Army medicine looks at keeping installation populations healthy through the performance triad of physical activity, nutrition and sleep, health promotion experts are looking at how installations influence healthy activities.

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Goin’ Deep

Goin’ Deep

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The team from 2-35th Inf. Regt. put up a great battle, defeating the 715th MI Bn. in the first game, 10-9, but the 715th came out victorious in the finale, 16-14. (Photo by Michael Kim; Sports, Fitness and Aquartics Office; Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation; U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii)

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Breaching Academy blasts through doors of learning

Breaching Academy blasts through doors of learning

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The goal is to also have an explosives expert squad leader. That way they can take what they learned from here and share that knowledge with their Soldiers.”

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Upcoming local events and programs of general interest

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Antiterrorism exercise tests Reserve, civilian and military preparedness

Antiterrorism exercise tests Reserve, civilian and military preparedness

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Story and photo by Brian Melanephy 9th Mission Support Command Public Affairs FORT SHAFTER FLATS — A simulated blast and a few moments of chaos kicked off a realistic antiterrorism exercise (ATEX), here, Aug. 20. The 9th Mission Support Command’s U.S. Army Reserve Theater Support Group-Pacific was the executive agent for the one-day, multi-agency exercise. […]

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57th MP PSD ready for action

57th MP PSD ready for action

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

PSDs have the awesome responsibility of escorting, navigating and protecting battlefield leaders. They not only ensure the principal gets to and from key leader engagements, but are also responsible for the principal’s safety.

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