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Oh, Oh, Oh, it’s Magic

When I was young, I always looked forward to watching a magic show. I constantly wondered at how the magician would do these tricks, and it always left me amazed. Now that I’m older and understand most of the tricks … Continue reading

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Parade armed by weapons Airmen

From loading weapons on aircraft to inspecting or fixing parts, Airmen work long hours on the flight line to keep planes in the wild blue yonder. In addition to this, a select group of Airmen do something more to help … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That: Explore the Eifel, Mosel regions

Since I arrived to Spangdahlem seven months ago, many people have told me I need to explore Europe. I learned this past weekend I don’t need to go too far to see and do some activities. Hiking trails, an abbey, … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That: Tulips in Holland

I cannot describe nor capture on camera the beauty I found at the Keukenhof Tulip Festival in Holland. Millions of tulips painted the grounds of the park and surrounding fields in perfect rows of vivid pinks, yellows, reds, purples and … Continue reading

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You know you’re at Kappensitzung when…

…everyone shouts “HELAU!!!!” every few minutes. …you’re surrounded by people complementing each other on their funny hats. …you share a table with clowns, pirates, cats and it’s NOT a Halloween party. Well, those are at least some of the things … Continue reading

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Caring for People forum brings chance for change

Spangdahlem is an amazing base with a lot of things to do, but there is always more that can be done to improve our community. That’s why I volunteered to participate in the Caring for People Forum. As a single … Continue reading

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It was the diapers that did it!

If you were at the commissary Nov. 18, 2013, you may have heard weird announcements and seen people hustling around. This wasn’t part of a new game show or a surprise military inspection. It was all part of the fun … Continue reading

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A cup of joe for the furloughed

It’s true, the Spangdahlem Officer & Civilian Spouses Club did hold an appreciation event to recognize Department of Defense civilian employees who recently returned from furlough at Kuhl Beanz. Every civilian got a free cup of joe , any size, any kind. But they … Continue reading

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