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Angel trees bring joy to children

Angel trees bring joy to children

Volunteers from Army Community Service, the Sergeant Morales Club and…

November 25, 2020 ×
1000 km biking club helps Soldier living with arthritic condition

1000 km biking club helps Soldier living with arthritic condition

WIESBADEN, Germany – When Capt. Justin Brooks first got sick…

November 24, 2020 ×
Check out the “I spy” game in the Herald Union

Check out the “I spy” game in the Herald Union

Attention kids and parents! You’re gonna wanna grab a copy…

November 19, 2020 ×
In Germany, Nov. 11 is synonymous with St. Martin’s Day, also known as Martinstag or Martinsmas. The tradition surrounds St. Martin of Tours from the fourth century and is celebrated with a candlelight lantern procession for young children, often including music and concluding with a bonfire. (Johanna Muehlbauer/Shutterstock)

St. Martin’s Day celebrations on hold this year due to COVID-19

Kristen Beckman Special to the Herald Union   In Germany,…

November 9, 2020 ×
U.S. Army Europe Chief of Staff German Brig. Gen. Hartmut Renk serves Soldiers and their Families during the Thanksgiving meal service in 2018.

Make reservations for Thanksgiving at the DFAC

The Strong Europe Cafe dining facility is taking reservations for…

November 9, 2020 ×
Dara Quintero, study leader for Catholic Women of the Chapel at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden, speaks to a group of women about the parables of Jesus in relation to the history of church and the “Our Father,” while holding daughter Antonia Oct. 22 at the Hainerberg Chapel. (Photo by Emily Jennings/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs)

Chapel volunteers bring community to life

Volunteers play an important role in meeting the spiritual needs of the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden community.

November 5, 2020 ×
Weekly stroller walk provides safe outdoor gathering for moms, children

Weekly stroller walk provides safe outdoor gathering for moms, children

U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden’s New Parent Support Program’s weekly stroller walk provides a safe gathering venue for new mothers and their children.

October 7, 2020 ×
Gorodenkoff/ShutterstockAdhere to the policies outlined in AER 215-6, not practices of the vendor, to ensure you, and other Americans living in Germany under SOFA status, retain tax-free purchase privileges.

Save money with VAT forms

Personnel stationed in Germany can get a tax refund with purchases made on the economy trough the Value Added Tax Relief Program.

October 7, 2020 ×