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Resolutions for self-improvement take commitment

The tradition of New Year’s resolutions is very important to many people. In the coming days, I am sure there will be much contemplation of life-...

2012 Christmas, Hannukah & New Year Holy Days Special Worship Services & Events

KADENA CHAPEL

CATHOLIC PARISH HOLY DAY EVENTS
Catholic Events held at Chapel 1
Sun 23 Dec...

Undated photo of Kubasaki High School student Makayla Palazzo who was recently selected as one of only two DoDEA delegates for the 2013 United States Senate Youth Program. (Photo courtesy of Kubasaki High School/Released)

Two Outstanding DoDEA Pacific Students Selected to Prestigious USSYP

OKINAWA, JAPAN — Exceptional academic performance and proven leadership abilities propelled two DoDEA Pacific high school...

Philippine service members and U.S. Marines off-load relief supplies from a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130J Hercules aircraft Dec. 15 at Davao International Airport, Mindanao, Republic of the Philippines. Marines supported Philippine-led relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Bopha, demonstrating the importance of forward-deployed Marine forces in the Asia-Pacific region. (Photo by 1st. Lt. Jeanscott Dodd)

Marines demonstrate commitment to region

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa, Japan -- President Barack Obama made clear where the military's focus will be in coming years during his remarks on...

Toys for Tots accepting donations till Dec. 24

CAMP FOSTER — The U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve Toys for Tots program is in full swing on Okinawa and will complete its 21st consecutive year...

Staff Sgt. Michael Schmaus, a bass player with the United States Air Force Band of the Pacific-Asia, performs Christmas carols for residents at the Hijagawa-no-sato elderly home in Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 14, 2012. The residents smiled, clapped and sang along to the carols throughout the band’s performance. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Alesia D. Goosic)

PACAF band visits Okinawa, carols for community

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan - Members of the United States Air Force Band of the Pacific-Asia from Yokota Air Base, Japan, visited Okinawa and...

Marines fire their service rifles while positioned on line during intermediate combat rifle marksmanship training at Camp Hansen Dec. 5. The Marines are with Combat Logistics Regiment 3, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Matthew Manning)

Logistics Marines improve combat marksmanship skills

CAMP HANSEN, Okinawa, Japan -- With cold wind and rain beating against them, Marines stand on line waiting the command – targets! Moments after...

Marines with Combat Engineer Company detonate an oval charge and prepare to enter a building during urban mobility breaching training Dec. 6 at the Central Training Area near Camp Schwab. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Daniel E. Valle)

Engineers breach entryways

CENTRAL TRAINING AREA, Okinawa, Japan -- As sunlight breaks through thick cloud cover, voices echo through the urban terrain. “Five, four, three...

JSDF, Marines perfect command control during Yama Sakura

KIN BLUE BEACH, OKINAWA, Japan -- Marines and sailors with the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade partnered with U.S. Army soldiers and members of...

Marines load a KC-130J Hercules aircraft at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma bound for the Republic of the Philippines Dec. 8 to assist in humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Bopha. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Matthew Manning

Okinawa Marines continue relief efforts in Philippines

MANILA, Republic of the Philippines (Dec. 14, 2012)) — Personnel and aircraft with III Marine Expeditionary Force continue to provide humanitarian...

Some tips to keep you safe throughout the holidays

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- Kadena safety, fire and emergency service officials encourage everyone to follow a few safety tips during the holiday...

Staff Sgt. Jung Jun, a financial analyst with the 353rd Special Operations Group, poses for a photo in front of his squadron on Kadena Air Base, Japan, Dec. 4, 2012. Jung is one of the 73 enlisted members to recently be accepted for the Language Enabled Airman Program. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Kristine Dreyer)

SOG Airman leaps into AF language program

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- At the age of 17 when he and his family immigrated to the United States from Republic of Korea, he put all his focus on...

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