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Blended Military Retirement System takes effect Jan. 1

Blended Military Retirement System takes effect Jan. 1

| December 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the most wide-reaching and significant changes to military pay and benefits over the last 70 years goes into effect Jan. 1 with the implementation of the Uniformed Services Blended Retirement System, known as BRS.

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Eight decades of military service honored at Celebration of Service

Eight decades of military service honored at Celebration of Service

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

On June 22, family, friends and colleagues of four U.S. Army Soldiers came together at historic Palm Circle, at Fort Shafter, for a ceremonial expression of appreciation and gratitude for their combined 84 years of federal service to the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army-Pacific and the nation.

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CWO uses leadership abilities learned from athletics

CWO uses leadership abilities learned from athletics

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

“I wouldn’t necessarily call it advice, but my high school basketball coach, Joe Cortez, taught me a strong work ethic. He always said, ‘If you work hard and put forth your best effort, you can accomplish anything. You can’t control the talents you were given, but you can control how hard you work.’”

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Army charts course to blended retirement

Army charts course to blended retirement

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Beginning in January 2018, a new Department of Defense enterprise-wide retirement system will go into effect.

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Over 150 years of military service honored at Celebration of Service

Over 150 years of military service honored at Celebration of Service

| January 20, 2017 | 2 Comments

Army forces are essential for defending the homeland and conducting operations all around the world.

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Suze Orman provides free financial advice to Soldiers

Suze Orman provides free financial advice to Soldiers

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army has enlisted the help of personal finance expert Suze Orman to educate Soldiers and their families on money matters, so they don’t fall victim to predatory loans, mounting credit card debt and other financial issues.

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Over two centuries of military service honored at Celebration of Service

Over two centuries of military service honored at Celebration of Service

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Dec. 13, family, friends and colleagues of eight U.S. Army Soldiers came together at historic Palm Circle, here, for a ceremonial expression of appreciation and gratitude for their combined 204 years of federal service to the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army-Pacific and our nation.

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News Briefs: Dec. 16, 2016

News Briefs: Dec. 16, 2016

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Send official announcements for Soldiers and civilians to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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More than 211 years of duty honored at celebration of service

More than 211 years of duty honored at celebration of service

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Family, friends and colleagues of nine U.S. Army Soldiers came together, at historic Palm Circle, here, for a ceremonial expression of appreciation and gratitude for their combined 211 years of federal service to the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army-Pacific, and the nation, Sept. 16.

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Warrior’s Farewell

Warrior’s Farewell

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

HIARNG’s Hara Retires

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