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  • President announces Hagel’s resignation as defense secretary

    WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2014 – Praising Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s “class and integrity,” President Barack Obama announced Monday at the White House ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Lovell FHCC announces sailors of the year

    The Capt. James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC) announced its fiscal year 2014 Senior Sailor, Junior Sailor and Bluejacket of the Year dur ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 8:09 am
  • PLANIT 5 For No. 20-27

    Philoptochos' fest on tapWHERE: St. Demetrios Church, 1400 O'Plaine Road, LibertyvilleWHEN: Noon-8 p ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • PLANIT 5 for Nov. 13-20

    Clothing sale has 'Lots for Tots' WHERE: Libertyville Sports Complex, 1950 N. Highway 45, Libertyvil ...
    Nov. 13, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Interview with SH1 Crystal Frank

    Q: So tell me about your journey to making Sailor of the Year (SOY)?SH1 Frank: “I wouldn’t call it a ...
    Nov. 12, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Dittmer makes his mark during time at NSGL

    PS2 Christopher Dittmer will leave Naval Station Great Lakes for USS Truxtun (DDG 103) next month, and will surely be missed. Spend a few days around ...
    Nov. 11, 2014 - 8:49 am
  • Cruz named Bluejacket of the year

    Wanting to follow in her grandfather’s footsteps, 20-year-old SHSN Arianna Cruz of Annapolis, Md., enlisted in the Navy.
    Nov. 10, 2014 - 8:49 am
  • Planit 5 for Oct. 31-Nov. 6

    Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival on HalloweenWHERE: Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., WaukeganW ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Sailors celebrate Navy’s birthday

    The Great Lakes area held its 239th Navy Ball Oct. 10 at the Sundance Saloon in Waukegan.The evening ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • NOSC Chicago hosts commissioning ceremony for civil engineering LDO

    A commissioning ceremony, a time-honored tradition in the U.S. Navy, was held at the Navy Operational Support Center Chicago for Ensign Donald Hodory ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • 15 recruits become U.S. citizens during boot camp

    Fifteen new American citizens recited the Oath of Citizenship during a naturalization ceremony at Recruit Training Command (RTC), Oct. 8.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Main Gate reopening Monday

    Effective Monday at approximately 2 a.m., Naval Station Great Lakes' Main Gate (Gate 1) will reopen for normal 24 hour operation for inbound and outbo ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • RTC three-peats at Willow Glen’s Fall Fling

    Bitterly cold weather roared into Northern Illinois Friday morning just in time for Willow Glen’s annual Fall Fling scramble.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 8:38 am
  • Job seekers flock to Community Center

    Service members, veterans, retirees, reservists, eligible family members and Department of Defense employees had the the opportunity to visit with doz ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Fair winds and following seas

    Capt. Frank Martin presided one final time as the Navy Region Midwest (NRMW) went through a bittersweet disestablishment ceremony in the Naval Station ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:21 pm

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