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Mailbox food drive May 12

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April 23, 2018
Saturday, May 12th marks the 26th anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving — the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food drive.Letter carriers...

GAIN to hold “Strut Your Mutt” Doggy Adoption Show April 28

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April 23, 2018
On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Guam Animals in Need (GAIN) will hold its first annual “Strut Your Mutt” Doggy Adoption Show at the Ypao Park Amphitheater from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Jasmyne Holcombr takes a moment to color at the Vicenza Arts and Craft Center. The Vicenza center staff wants to put coloring boards and chalkboards in spaces such as lawyers' and doctors' waiting areas throughout the base to engage and relax people. NANCY MONTGOMERY/STARS AND STRIPES
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Army art programs help soldiers tap into their creative sides

Education
April 23, 2018
VICENZA, Italy — There was the troubled teenager who learned to love making art more than harming herself. The veteran whose sketch journal helped allay her anxiety enough to...
Chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White and Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr., director of the Joint Staff, brief reporters at the Pentagon, April 19, 2018. (DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.)

Defense Department Moves Closer to Cloud Computing

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April 21, 2018
WASHINGTON -- The Defense Department’s information technology move to the cloud will rapidly deliver advantages to the battlefield by enabling new machine learning and artificial...

Independent Guåhan to discuss Chamoru language preservation in April General Assembly

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April 23, 2018
Independent Guåhan (IG) invites the public to its next General Assembly (GA), Thursday, April 26, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Main Pavilion of the Chamorro Village in Hagåtña.
The collision-damaged guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald sits in dry dock at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan, July 11, 2017.  LEONARD ADAMS/U.S. NAVY
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‘Significant progress’ made on 7th Fleet’s manning issues, Navy official says

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April 20, 2018
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The head of the Navy’s Surface Forces says the service is solving manning shortages that have plagued the 7th Fleet, which experienced a pair of...