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Traditional markets in Korea and the joy of shopping

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April 22, 2015

In the U.S. we have farmer’s markets, market days or cooperative markets. If you’re a Suzanne Collins’ fan, the Hob in The Hunger Games brings to mind my idea of a traditional market.

When growing up in rural Maryland, we had a “Sale...

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Maj. Richard E. Hull, right, receives the Soldier's Medal from Maj. Gen. Thomas S. Vandal, 2nd Infantry Division commander on April 23, 2015, in South Korea. Hull was awarded the highest peacetime medal for his actions in September 2014 in Nantucket, Massachusetts, when he and a friend risked their personal safety in aiding in the rescue of five people who had been ejected from a private boat. (Courtesy of Pak Chin U./U.S. Army)

2ID soldier awarded medal for daring off-duty water rescue

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April 24, 2015

CAMP RED CLOUD, South Korea — A 2nd Infantry Division aviation officer who leapt into an out-of-control boat to save five people from drowning has been awarded the Soldier’s Medal.

On leave from a tour to South Korea, Maj. Richard Hull, 35...

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Send a congratulatory note to the Classof 2015!

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April 21, 2015

High school graduation is a special time, and Stars and Stripes is pleased to once again be putting together our annual Grad Tab, highlighting information on all of the Pacific DoDEA high schools and their graduating classes.

This is...

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