Programs Promote Healthier Lifestyles for Military Youth
The Healthy Base Initiative (HBI), a Department of Defense project launched in 2013, promotes diet and exercise as a way to combat tobacco use, obesity and lack of physical activity among service members and their families.   More
May is Military Appreciation Month at the Commissary
Commissaries are offering special savings in May with case lot events and promotions celebrating Cinco de Mayo, Mother's Day, Military Appreciation Month, Memorial Day and more.  More
4 Do's and Don'ts for a Fabulous Destination Wedding
The benefits of a destination wedding—breathtaking locales, exciting activities and a close-knit group to share it with—far outweigh the logistical difficulties.   More
Veterans Overcome Challenges Through ‘Face of America’ Ride
More than 700 cyclists, including nearly 175 disabled veterans, rode two routes—either 110 miles from Arlington, Virginia, or 120 miles from Valley Forge, Pennsylvania,—and met up in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, as part of World T.E.A.M. Sports’ annual “Face of America” ride.  More
Carter: DoD’s FY17 Budget Request Takes Long View
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2016—The fiscal year 2017 Defense Department budget request must, of necessity, take the long view, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told the Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee today.    More

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