Archive for November, 2018

USARPAC, PLA participate in 14th iteration of DME in Nanjing, China

USARPAC, PLA participate in 14th iteration of DME in Nanjing, China

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from U.S. Army Pacific and the People’s Republic of China People’s Liberation Army participated in an annual Disaster Management Exchange in Nanjing, China Nov. 13-18. This is the 14th iteration of this exchange between USARPAC and the PLA.

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Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S.

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S.

| November 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

November is Tobacco Cessation Month, a good time to learn more about how smoking harms your health.

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Moving expenses now taxable for civilian employees

Moving expenses now taxable for civilian employees

| November 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, passed December 2017, eliminated a number of deductions that taxpayers have come to rely on. One of these was the moving expense deduction.

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2018 Pacific Regional Trials closes

2018 Pacific Regional Trials closes

| November 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Warrior Transition Battalion-Hawaii, known as WTB Hawaii, officiated the closing ceremony for the 2018 Pacific Regional Trials, a 10-day adaptive sports competition, held at Weyand Field, Nov. 16.

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Garrison commander gives Thanksgiving message

Garrison commander gives Thanksgiving message

| November 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

To the U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii team — I just want to take a moment and say thank you on this holiday.

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Don’t delay – Federal Benefits open season is underway

Don’t delay – Federal Benefits open season is underway

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The first week of the Federal Benefits Open Season is behind us and the results are in. More than a quarter million of you enrolled in the U.S Office of Personnel Management’s Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

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There is help for anyone caring for a service member

There is help for anyone caring for a service member

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s likely at some point in life one will hear a phrase like, “two heads are better than one” or “teamwork makes the dream work.” However, phrases like these all boil down to a simple four letter word, help.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at KMC!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at KMC!

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

The holidays are a time of tradition for the employees of Kilauea Military Camp (KMC), in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, who have created their own tradition by decorating the front row cottages.

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| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers of the 8th Theater Sustainment Command volunteered their skills and services to show their support in the local community at the Gustav H. Webling Elementary School in Halawa, Hawaii, Nov. 14. 

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Molinari finds that Thanksgiving has been interrupted

Molinari finds that Thanksgiving has been interrupted

| November 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

And so it begins. No sooner did use my thumbnail to scrape a dribble of turkey gravy off my sweater, than — WHOMP! — the Christmas hoopla hit me like a freight train.

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