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4 Ways To Make Mondays A Little Less Painful


This article originally appeared on Task & Purpose, a digital news and culture publication dedicated to military and veterans issues. An Army veteran explains how he stopped dreading Mondays and started embracing them. Most of my adult life, both in and out of the Army, I dreaded Mondays. Whether you are a cubicle dweller or just released f... more

Niagara Air Base Supporters Fret over Impact of Wind Turbine Project

Niagara Falls Air Force Reserve and National Guard C-130?s exercise flying over Niagara Falls NY, July 15, 2009. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Joseph McKee)

LOCKPORT — A retired Air Force colonel now working on behalf of Apex Clean Energy has tried to convince supporters of the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station that the company's planned wind turbine development won't interfere with air base operations. But the president of the Niagara Military Affairs Council said last week that wasn't fully reass... more

Unhappy Campers JBLM Tells Long-term Residents to Pull up Stakes

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Cmdr. Carol Kirkland lived at the Holiday Park campground on Joint Base Lewis-McChord so she didn't have to buy a house before her upcoming retirement from the Public Health Service. Robert Braley, a retired Alaska Air National Guard master sergeant, snowbirds at Holiday Park every year to be near his daughter, who lives in Tacoma. Spc. Stephe... more

Post-9/11 GI Bill Overview

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The Post-9/11 GI Bill provides education benefits for servicemembers who have served on active duty for 90 or more days since Sept. 10, 2001. The Post-9/11 GI Bill can pay your full tuition & fees at school, provide you with a monthly housing allowance while you are going to school, and give you up to $1,000 a year to use for books and supplies... more

Crews Aboard the Navy's New Sub-Hunter Get Less Tired: Boeing

A Boeing P-8 Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft rests on a ramp on the flightline of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, June 9, 2015, as part of a NATO multinational exercise. (Photo by Timothy Kim/U.S. Air Force)

Crews aboard the U.S. Navy's new submarine-hunter are getting less tired during missions in part because the Boeing Co.-made plane flies much smoother than its predecessor, a company official said. Fred Smith, director of global sales and marketing for Boeing's maritime surveillance and engagement business, recently briefed reporters on product... more

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