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  • Ord Thrift Shop closing Sept. 29

    Sep 17, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? The Presidio of Monterey Thrift Shop at Ord Military Community is scheduled to close Sept. 29 following the death of its longtime manager.

  • Ord Thrift Shop Manager Carolyn Pryor dies at 82

    Sep 17, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? Ord Military Community Thrift Shop Manager Carolyn Pryor died unexpectedly on July 18 at age 82. She had been part of the Fort Ord and Presidio of Monterey communities working at the shop located in Ord Military Community for more than 40 years.

  • Last of Presidio DPW's 'Stimulus-fund' projects near completion

    Sep 17, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? The last of 23 construction, maintenance and clean-up projects paid for by an allocation of $7,358,343 obtained through provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 are nearing completion at the Presidio of Monterey.

  • Taking the Customer Service Assessment will benefit Presidio of Monterey

    Sep 1, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? Courteous customer service is something that can quickly change an individual's opinion and can often be more important than other factors in determining the overall satisfaction level associated with their experience. Presidio leadership want to know how they're doing.

  • Everyone is key to suicide prevention

    Sep 1, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? The Army Health Promotion, Risk Reduction, Suicide Prevention Report for 2010, published June 29, is as candid as it is lengthy.

  • Putting energy front and center

    Aug 30, 2010

    ARLINGTON, Va. - In the past, energy has been a side conversation for the Army.

  • Presidio of Monterey child-care fees to standardize

    Aug 27, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Beginning Oct. 1, most Presidio of Monterey families will see an increase in their child-care fees, while others will see a reduction and some will see no change in fees for school year 2010-2011. This is a result of a new Department of Defense policy.

  • Presidio's largest Army unit welcomes new commander

    Aug 26, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Presidio of Monterey community members welcomed the new 229th Military Intelligence Battalion commander during a change of command ceremony on Soldier Field here recently.

  • Presidio celebrates Women's Equality Day

    Aug 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? "Celebrating Women's Right to Vote" was the theme of the 2010 Women's Equality Day observance by the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and Presidio of Monterey held Aug. 24.

  • Employees honored at Presidio Garrison quarterly presentation

    Aug 23, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The Presidio's Garrison Awards Ceremony recognized the hard work, dedication and achievements of the garrison work force.

  • Presidio's ACS wins commendations in accreditation study

    Aug 16, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? Army Community Service at the Presidio of Monterey has been recommended for full accreditation with commendations following a thorough inspection of its operations by its higher headquarters, the Installation Management Command.

  • Presidio of Monterey Soldiers race to finish, win Commander's Cup

    Aug 5, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Cold weather did not stop the Presidio of Monterey Army running team from winning the Commander's Cup. The Army won with a combined first-place win by the Army's female running team and a dramatic second-place finish by the Army's male running team here Aug. 4.

  • Community Outreach: Keeping the promise together

    Jul 29, 2010

    ARLINGTON, Va. - Our Soldiers have been steadfast in their service to the nation during the past nine years of conflict.

  • Potholing around Presidio of Monterey

    Jul 28, 2010

    The Presidio of Monterey community will see contractors along Pvt. Bolio Street and Kit Carson Road throughout the summer potholing to find utility, sewer and water lines for the new general instruction buildings here.

  • Draft Environmental Assessment for Public Comment

    Jul 27, 2010

  • Motorcycle safety is everyone's concern

    Jul 23, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Motorcycle riders and drivers of other types of vehicles have safety responsibilities.

  • 'Well-being of our employees is what it's all about,' says safety trainer

    Jul 23, 2010

    Quarterly classes in occupational safety and health were conducted July 22 at the Presidio of Monterey.

  • Army Family Action Plan General Officer Steering Committee resolves 27 quality-of-life Issues

    Jul 22, 2010

    ARLINGTON, Va. - I have always said you can either read history or make it.

  • Army Chief of Staff awards POM Legal Assistance for excellence

    Jul 21, 2010

    The Army Chief of Staff has awarded the Excellence Award in Legal Assistance for fiscal year 2009 to the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and Presidio of Monterey Staff Judge Advocate Office.

  • Presidio of Monterey adds parking

    Jul 20, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The Presidio of Monterey community is will gain 65 additional parking spaces this week. The Alfie Khalil Geberal Instruction Building parking lot will open prior to the GIB's official opening next month.

  • Presidio of Monterey service members donate blood

    Jul 15, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey service members donated blood at the Price Fitness Center, here July 14. The blood was given to Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) Blood Center. CHOMP Blood Center supervisor Sharon Paddock said POM service members gave 12% of the center's total donations last year.

  • iWatch promotes community awareness

    Jul 15, 2010

    With August recognized as Antiterrorism Awareness Month, the Army is promoting a campaign encouraging and training communities to become extensions of the service's overall force protection plan.

  • Check out Presidio's Exceptional Family Member Program

    Jul 9, 2010

    The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) is part of the Army's commitment through its Army Family Covenant (AFC) to improve the quality-of-life for Soldiers and Family Members.

  • Monterey military march in Seaside Independence Day parade

    Jul 4, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines participate in the 61st annual Seaside Independence Day parade at Seaside, Calif. July 4.

  • Presidio of Monterey Soldiers become combatives instructors

    Jul 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The Presidio of Monterey has 25 new Modern Army Combatives Program Level I instructors after they certified inside the Price Fitness Center June 12.

  • POM community celebrates Military Spouse Appreciation Day

    Jul 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!A? Presidio of Monterey community members celebrated Military Spouse Appreciation Day with cake, cup cakes and roses at Army Community Service on Ord Military Community May 7.

  • Korean army major general visits Monterey

    Jul 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Combined Forces Command, Republic of Korea, Korean Army Maj. Gen. Yoon Hak-soo and his U.S. counterpart, Brig. Gen. Mark Perrin, met with Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center students and faculty at the Korean school, Munakata Hall, here July 1. Among the topics discussed were relations between American and Korean service members.

  • More than 500 from retirement community attend Presidio's Retiree Appreciation Day

    Jun 30, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The U.S. Open at nearby Pebble Beach could not prevent the attendance of over 500 to Retiree Appreciation Day at the General Stilwell Community Center on Ord Military Community June 19.

  • Why is there so much month left at the end of the money' Maybe AER can help

    Jun 29, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Help with out-of-control household budgets is one of the services of Army Emergency Relief. Extending quick cash loans in time of need is another.

  • Local residents tour former Fort Ord

    Jun 29, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - More than 100 central California residents joined the Fort Ord Base Realignment and Closure staff on free bus tours and an open house at Ord Military Community June 26.

  • Presidio community encouraged to celebrate July 4th without fireworks

    Jun 29, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - While service members and civilians are encouraged to celebrate and enjoy their Fourth of July holiday this weekend, they are encouraged to do so without fireworks.

  • Exceptional Family Member Program: Fulfilling the promise to all Family members

    Jun 28, 2010

    ARLINGTON, Va. - Army Families deal with unique challenges associated with military life, especially when it comes to relocation.

  • Presidio of Monterey community partake in Hawaiian-style party

    Jun 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey community members attended a luau at the Hobson Center here June 18. The event was sponsored by the POM Better Opportunities for Single Service members organization.

  • Commissary produce manager wins industry recognition

    Jun 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Juronald Williams, a 24-year employee of the Ord Military Community Commisssary, is one of 25 winners of the 2010 Award of Excellence presented by the grocery industry's United Fresh Foundation.

  • Commentary: Army Family Action Plan, a process for improving quality of life

    Jun 17, 2010

    As the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management, one of the most important duties I have is overseeing the Army Family Action Plan process.

  • Soldiers first to graduate from language detachments

    Jun 16, 2010

    More than 370 Soldiers graduated June 11 from new language courses meant to prepare them for Afghanistan.

  • Presidio of Monterey Soldiers admire artwork, support from Miami high school students

    Jun 16, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - High-school students from the opposite side of the country showed gratitude and support for Soldiers in the form of artwork and letters June 11.

  • Soldiers graduate from Afghan language, culture program

    Jun 15, 2010

    Nearly 300 Fort Carson Soldiers graduated from a seven week Dari and Pashto language class June 11, in advance of their deployment to Afghanistan where they will be expected to help their battalion commanders better interact with the local population.

  • Presidio of Monterey leadership honors volunteers with recognition ceremony

    Jun 11, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Volunteers from the Presidio of Monterey community were honored with a ceremony in the General Stilwell Center, Ord Military Community, June 10.

  • 229th Military Intelligence celebrates Army's 235th birthday

    Jun 7, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - More than 450 Presidio of Monterey community members and guests helped the 229th Military Intelligence Battalion celebrate the Army's 235th birthday with a ball at Seaside, Calif., June 5.

  • Presidio of Monterey community honors Asian, Pacific Islanders

    Jun 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey military and civilian members were in attendance during the Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage event at the Tin Barn May 26.

  • Presidio of Monterey community members learn from Safety Day

    Jun 1, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Safety Day came to the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and the Presidio of Monterey May 28 with live demonstrations and interactive events for military and civilians to learn from as a part of Safety Awareness Month.

  • Sponsorship: Start Strong to Be Strong

    Jun 1, 2010

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - I have moved many times in my career, within the United States and overseas. I have deployed several times, leaving my wife to pull double duty at home.

  • Presidio of Monterey community rededicates cemetery as hallowed ground

    May 29, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. -- "And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier's tomb, and beauty weeps the brave." This quote by early American poet Joseph Drake captures the meaning behind the rededication of the Presidio of Monterey Cemetery May 29.

  • Presidio salutes America's fallen in Memorial Day observance

    May 28, 2010

    Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine units participated in a Memorial Day observance at the Presidio of Monterey.

  • Tax Center staff and volunteers honored at Presidio ceremony

    May 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Staff members and volunteers who supported the Presidio of Monterey Tax Center during the 2010 income tax season were honored at an awards ceremony here in May.

  • Presidio Police, soldiers of Presidio's 229th among MADD honorees

    May 21, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Officers of the Presidio of Monterey Police Department and Soldiers of the Army's 229th Military Intelligence Battalion were among honorees at an awards luncheon for Central California law enforcement officers sponsored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving May 13.

  • Presidio of Monterey in the Information Technology World

    May 20, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The United States Army Garrison (USAG), Presidio of Monterey (POM) continues to move forward in the information age. While we each individually may not be hip to today's cutting edge technology as your average 15-year old, we are using many of the tools that many of our Service Members (SM) and Family Members (FM) are using.

  • The Importance of Information Assurance: Protecting against foreign entity cyber attacks

    May 20, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY - Information Assurance (IA) for many is a vague, high-level, broad sounding topic that may evoke images or thoughts of an Information Technology (IT) specialist or technician scanning your system for viruses, installing some form of an update or possibly restricting access to your favorite social media or game sites.

  • Ord Military Community Thrift Shop awards six scholarships

    May 20, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Ord Military Community Thrift Shop scholarship awards were presented May 18 to six students from local military families who will pursue college-level studies in the fall.

  • Presidio of Monterey parking lot to be completed May 20

    May 19, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey community members will find more parking spaces here May 20.

  • Ord Military Community families get together for Family Fun Fitness Festival May 15

    May 17, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Less-than-stellar conditions did not deter more than 140 Ord Military Community family members from enjoying the Family Fun Fitness Festival on OMC May 15.

  • Presidio welcomes 3,500 visitors to DLIFLC annual language day event

    May 14, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - An estimated 3,500 visitors joined with faculty, staff and students of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center to celebrate Language Day on May 14.

  • Army Chief of Staff visits Presidio

    May 13, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Gen. George W. Casey, Army chief of staff, visited the Presidio of Monterey May 13. Casey spoke with Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center staff and students and learned about the various technologies that help facilitate language proficiency.

  • Some PTSD veterans may be eligible for legal assistance regarding disability rating

    May 13, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Sabo v. United States alleges that a physical evaluation board must initially assign a disability rating of at least 50 percent based on a diagnosis of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. The lawsuit also brings the class action on behalf of veterans found unfit due to PTSD, who received less than a 50-percent initial rating for PTSD, and were discharged during the period of Dec. 17, 2002, to Oct. 13, 2008. There are an estimated 3,000 potential Army members of the class.

  • Motivating airmen: Presidio airmen get first look at Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance o

    May 13, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Ninety-five airmen from the 517th Training Group here traveled to Travis Air Force Base to get their first glimpse into Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance operations in April.

  • Avoid high summer energy bills at home, at work

    May 13, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - With the arrival of May 1, it should come as no surprise that we are now entering what energy companies define as the summer season. The summer season, for billing purposes, runs from May through October, and often means higher charges for electricity. Here's what it means to members of the Presidio of Monterey community and to anyone who is interested in avoiding higher electric bills.

  • Employees honored at Presidio Garrison presentation

    May 12, 2010

  • Supporting Army Soldiers, Civilians, and their Families with Information Technology (IT)

    May 12, 2010

    The Installation Management Community is committed to leveraging the power of technology to expand our communication capabilities and enhance our ability to serve and support Solders, Civilians, and Families.

  • Presidio's DLIFLC changes command

    May 5, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The Presidio's Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center welcomed a new leader during a ceremony held here May 6. Over 3,500 resident students learn 24 languages and dialects at the Presidio. DLIFLC supports the Afghanistan/Pakistan Hands program with DLIFLC faculty at Forts Campbell, Carson and Drum.

  • Presidio recognizes employees during Public Service Recognition Week

    May 4, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Garrison leaders will recognize a few of the installation's own outstanding public servants during the Garrison Awards Ceremony 3-4 p.m. Friday at the Weckerling Center. During the event Friday, they will recognize fellow workers for their efforts of going above what is required and for the time they have dedicated working for their country.

  • Army Family Covenant: Presidio of Monterey celebrates children

    Apr 30, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Community members turned out for the Celebrating Military Children festival at Ord Military Community April 24. The event offered information and activities for community children and their parents.

  • Free golf, life lessons available to kids from families with military ties in Monterey area

    Apr 30, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - It's tee time for children from families with military ties in the Monterey area, thanks to a free program for school-age children at all skill levels, from beginner to advanced, are invited to hone their golf game with the help of trained coaches.

  • Nazi Holocaust remembered at Presidio event

    Apr 26, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Days of Remembrance of the European Holocaust perpetrated by Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945 was observed at the Presidio of Monterey in an afternoon event at the Tin Barn auditorium on April 21.

  • Renovations raise the bar for Presidio community member medical care

    Apr 26, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The Presidio of Monterey's medical clinic, run by the California Medical Detachment, is in the final phase of a $22-million upgrade.

  • Presidio of Monterey SARCs brings awareness to community

    Apr 16, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Presidio of Monterey Sexual Assault Response Coodinators use various means to raise awareness of sexual assault. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

  • Casual Wednesdays means charitable contribution

    Apr 15, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Representatives from the Presidio of Monterey Garrison, Pinnacle and the Army Wounded Warrior program gathered for a check presentation here April 15. The contribution, $2,015, was donated by Pinnacle employees as a way to not only wear casual clothing on Wednesdays but to also give back to their military community.

  • What does your T-shirt say about Sexual Assault Awareness Month'

    Apr 14, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - "Design a T-shirt that promotes sexual assault prevention and awareness," were the words posted at a utility table placed near the entrance to the Presidio's Combs Dining Facility here at lunchtime April 2.

  • Presence of military on the Monterey Peninsula enriches life for all

    Apr 13, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Over five years in the making, General Doe Park marks a new chapter for the Ord Military Community by one community member's thinking. Land that just two years ago housed abandoned, decrepit homes, has been transformed into a new housing park here.

  • Defender 6 sends: Resiliency

    Apr 9, 2010

    Resilience is also the ability to bounce back in the face of adversity... it's mental toughness! Webster defines resilience as, "the capability of a strained body to recover its size and shape after deformation caused especially by compressive stress" and "an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change."

  • Catharsis Productions sends 'Sex Signals' to Presidio community

    Apr 7, 2010

    Can date rape portrayed in a funny way be an effective learning tool' It seemed that way amid the laughter of a packed-to-capacity Hobson Student Activity Center here when an improvisation show on sexual assault prevention and awareness was presented by members of "Sex Signals," in March.

  • Presidio CDC classes parade to support Month of the Military Child

    Apr 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Monterey Road Child Development Center children kicked off the Month of the Military Child celebration with a parade around the center at Ord Military Community April 1. Children decorated hats and white T-shirts earlier in the week and wore them as well as an assortment of other festive garb as they paraded around the facility. Various activities are planned throughout the month at the Presidio's Child, Youth and School Services organizations. One big event for the community is the Celebrating Military Children extravaganza at the Stilwell Community Center on OMC 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. April 24. There will be arts and crafts, live entertainment, a bouncy house, food and more for Presidio and OMC youth. For more information on the event, call 831-242-5530

  • Presidio adds new calendar function to Web site

    Apr 2, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The Presidio of Monterey Web site has a new calendar feature intended to better inform its users and visitors about events, ceremonies and recreation opportunities associated with the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and the Garrison.

  • Community Calendar

    Apr 2, 2010

  • Monterey business owner contributes money to support local troops

    Mar 31, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Service and family members in Monterey will soon feel the positive effects of a local donor's generous action.

  • Fifth Big Sur Mud Run makes huge splash

    Mar 30, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - The fifth annual Big Sur Mud Run brought over 2,000 participants, more than previous years, to the Freeman Stadium of California State University Monterey Bay in Seaside March 27. This yearAca,!a,,cs military team winner was the Army Fluid Run team, consisting of Jeremy Wilbur, Brock Jas, Timothy McGuire William Funderburk and Chris Folk. Military female and male winners were Maureen Scott and Rory Redding, respectively. The Mud Run, a Big Sur Marathon event sponsored by the Presidio of Monterey Garrison and CSUMB, is an approximately five-mile trail which included obstacles and four mud pits. Presidio Soldiers and Marines were on hand to motivate runners through the obstacles and mud. The event is a non-profit run in which proceeds go to local charities.

  • Presidio reflects on historical contributions during Women's History Month celebration

    Mar 26, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - "Writing Women Back into History," the national theme of this year's Women's History Month, was also the theme of the 2010 Women's History Month Observance held March 24 at the Presidio of Monterey. Women's History Month is celebrated annually throughout the United States in March.

  • Soldier to receive Jefferson Award for public service

    Mar 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - For Co. B 229th Military Intelligence Battalion's Sgt. Alicia Allen, winning the local Jefferson Award for her volunteering efforts and her leadership skills became the biggest shock and possibly the greatest honor of her life.

  • First Presidio chairwoman opened doors for other female language instructors

    Mar 24, 2010

    Among notable women who are remembered at the Presidio for making a significant contribution to the nation and women in the workforce is the late Ann Arpajolu, who in September 1947 was the first woman to be hired as an instructor at the Army Language School, forerunner of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center.

  • Get your adventure on with POM Outdoor Recreation

    Mar 23, 2010

    If Greg McKrill had his way, all service members would know how lucky they were to have Outdoor Recreation and never forget it.

  • Road caution urged during 'General Jim' construction

    Mar 22, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Fort Ord Reuse Authority officials urge drivers using General Jim Moore Boulevard to comply with temporarily reduced speed limits and other traffic-control measures that are in effect while extensive improvements to the thoroughfare are under construction.

  • Cadre teach Presidio airmen to Aca,!EoehardenAca,!a,,c themselves against sexual assault

    Mar 19, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Some Presidio of Monterey female service members fought back and learned the basics of avoiding sexual assault through the new Target Hardening Self Defense course here recently.

  • Presidio's National Prayer Day observance packs the house

    Mar 19, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The Presidio's guest speaker delivered a message, during the PresidioAca,!a,,cs National Prayer Day observance at the Tin Barn here March 18, that, among other things, explained how a belief in God was integrated into the debate and writing of the U.S. Constitution in 1787.

  • Presidio recognizes CFC participants

    Mar 18, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Participants in the 2009 Combined Federal Campaign here gathered for a recognition ceremony hosted by the Presidio Garrison at the Munakata Hall Auditorium March 3.

  • The Defense Language Institute awards 5,000th Associate of Arts degree

    Mar 18, 2010

    On March 18, the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) celebrated the awarding of its 5,000th Associate of Arts degree to Pfc. Tyler Rasmussen.

  • Express Mail Service Cost Saving Options on AKO

    Mar 16, 2010

  • Presidio, DLIFLC break ground on new instruction building

    Mar 11, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The Presidio held an event showcasing the ground breaking of a general instruction building here March 10. The construction of the 47,000 square-foot instructional building, which will hold 36 classrooms, will provide a state-of-the-art learning atmosphere for service members to learn foreign languages, thereby promoting culture and language translation learning.

  • Liaison officer is families' link to schools

    Mar 11, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The School Liaison Officer is the primary link between the military family and the local school system. The liaison provides information on education options, school district policies, homeschooling and more.

  • Popular Retirement and Transition Speaker coming to Presidio

    Mar 10, 2010

    Retired Navy Capt. Brian W. Blanchfield will present "Marketing Yourself for a Second Career" on Thursday, April 15, 2010, 2:30 to 5:00 p.m., at the Presidio Post Theater, bldg 208.

  • Women's History Month observance set for March 24 at Presidio

    Mar 10, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Among notable women who are remembered at the Presidio is the late Ann Arpajolu, who in September 1947 was the first woman to be hired as an instructor at the Army Language School, forerunner of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center.

  • Popular Retirement and Transition Speaker comes to Presidio

    Mar 9, 2010

    Retired Navy Capt. Brian W. Blanchfield will present "Marketing Yourself for a Second Career" on Thursday, April 15, 2010, 2:30 to 5:00 p.m., at the Presidio Post Theater, bldg 208.

  • Presidio Sailors read Dr. Seuss on National Read Across America Day

    Mar 8, 2010

  • Presidio Soldiers take on leadership challenges, obstacles

    Mar 4, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - "You never know who will emerge as a leader," said Capt. Christopher Green, commander of Co. B, 229th Military Intelligence Battalion Company.

  • Army Family Covenant: Medical initiatives improve access to care

    Mar 3, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The medical care provided in Army hospitals and clinics is regarded as among the best in the world and exemplifies the military's commitment to upholding the tenants of the Army Family Covenant.

  • State income taxes due' There's a wrong way to pay

    Mar 2, 2010

    During income tax season a concern for some military members is where to file state returns. Some are confused after they have moved from another state because of military duties.

  • Army Family Covenant: Prevention program focuses on slowing alarming trend of recent suicides

    Feb 26, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Suicide prevention focuses on preventing normal life stressors from turning into life crises.

  • DLIFLC's Afghan Languages Portal opens

    Feb 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" The language institute here has created a Web site that provides self-instruction materials for learning useful words and phrases in two languages that are widely spoken in Afghanistan. The institute is best known for its resident training in foreign languages for all branches of the U.S. military services. Currently 23 languages are taught at its Presidio of Monterey campus.

  • Presidio dining facilities getting $47,000 makeover

    Feb 25, 2010

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. Aca,!" Aca,!A"Our goal is to serve nutritious meals in an atmosphere thatAca,!a,,cs friendly and clean,Aca,!A? said Ernest Meadows, Presidio of Monterey Food Services Division. Aca,!A"And we want service members to feel comfortable when theyAca,!a,,cre having a meal with us. We want our dining facilities to be places theyAca,!a,,cll want to come back to.Aca,!A?

  • Army Community Covenant - What gratitude looks like

    Feb 22, 2010

  • Presidio-MST Bus Schedules

    Feb 22, 2010

    Page contains the Presidio-MST bus schedules

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