Archive for January, 2015

Hundreds attend Army ‘Listening Session’

Hundreds attend Army ‘Listening Session’

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of community members gathered at DeRussy Hall, Hale Koa Hotel, here, Tuesday evening, at the first of two U.S. Army listening sessions on the island, to provide input regarding a possible reduction of Army personnel at Fort Shafter and Schofield Barracks.

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Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Electric Ed” Carbonell worked the young crowd with ease, Wednesday, here, at the library, as eager hands and arms flew skyward when a request was made for volunteer help.

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Schofield Barracks Tax Center ready for 2015

Schofield Barracks Tax Center ready for 2015

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

fter a month of rigorous training, Soldiers from the 25th Infantry Division, the 8th Theater Sustainment Command, the 500th Military Intelligence Brigade and the 311th Signal Command are ready to take on their latest mission: helping military ID holders file their 2015 taxes.

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Gimlets honor Hawaiian hero through leadership challenge

Gimlets honor Hawaiian hero through leadership challenge

| January 30, 2015 | 3 Comments

Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, held the Nainoa Hoe Memorial Platoon Leadership Challenge closing ceremony, Jan. 22, at the Mission Training Complex, here.

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Certificates no longer needed for those losing TRICARE coverage

Certificates no longer needed for those losing TRICARE coverage

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

TRICARE will no longer send beneficiaries certificates of creditable coverage when they lose TRICARE eligibility.

These certificates are no longer needed when beneficiaries transition off TRICARE.

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All can protect their health through home testing

All can protect their health through home testing

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency has launched the “Test Your Home, Protect Your Health” campaign to educate the public about how easy it can be to kick radon out before and after a home, school or worksite is built.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Upcoming community events of interest.

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Quad D honored with ribbon cutting ceremony, Jan. 23

Quad D honored with ribbon cutting ceremony, Jan. 23

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Honolulu District officials and the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” gathered in the center of historic Quad D, here, Jan. 23, for a ribbon cutting ceremony that officially reopened two barracks renovated by the Corps.

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Swamp Romp returns

Swamp Romp returns

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) presents the 21st Annual Swamp Romp, Saturday, Feb. 7, starting at 7 a.m. at the Boondocker Field located, here.

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MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Upcoming events and programs of interest from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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