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  • Sailors honored for volunteer efforts

    The annual Gallery-Renken awards ceremony was held at the Naval Station Great Lakes Port O’ Call, July 23.
    NEW: July 28, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Calhoun new historian at Great Lakes Naval Museum

    After spending a few minutes with Gordon Calhoun, you get the feeling he is the perfect person to be the historian at the Great Lakes Naval Museum.
    July 25, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Bears cornerback makes visit to RTC graduation

    Charles “Peanut” Tillman, Chicago Bears cornerback, was the guest of honor as he reviewed the Recruit Training Command (RTC) Pass-In-Review graduation ...
    July 25, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • National Night Out set Aug. 5 at Forrestal

    Forrestal Village residents are encouraged to attend the National Night Out event at 5:30-7 p.m. Aug. 5 in front of the Great Lakes Community Center, ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:31 pm
  • Hundreds gather for barbecue in NSGL’s backyard

    Hundreds of sailors enjoyed the Great American Backyard Barbeque at Galley 535, July 9.Morale, Welfa ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Kidder named new commander at USMEPCOM

    Eastern Sector, U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command welcomed its new commander, Army Col. Stuart A. Kidder, in a July 3 change of command ceremo ...
    July 21, 2014 - 8:53 am
  • Navigating donors to blood drive

    Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Rio Flores is a master training specialist at the new student indoctrination for Training Service Command Great Lakes. Sh ...
    July 18, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • Sea Cadets visit Recruit Training Command

    More than 280 sea cadets attended their initial basic training at Recruit Training Command (RTC). These cadets, aged 13-18, completed many of the same ...
    July 18, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Hunt.Fish.Feed a big hit with Great Lakes

    A cold drizzle on July 2 didn't stop Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL) servicemembers and their families from coming out for the first ever Hunt.Fish.F ...
    July 3, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • RTC holds Change of Command ceremony

    Capt. Douglas Pfeifle relieved Capt. John Dye as commanding officer of Recruit Training Command (RTC) during a traditional change of command ceremony ...
    June 27, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • HMs celebrate rate anniversary

    Local Hospital Corpsmen (HM) celebrated the 116th birthday of their rating at the Hospital Corpsman Ball, which was held at Keylime Cove on June 14.
    June 23, 2014 - 8:00 am
  • Navy, veterans celebrate anniversary of submarine capture

    The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago honored the 70th anniversary of the capture of the U-505 German submarine with a private ceremony that inc ...
    June 16, 2014 - 2:28 pm
  • Deja blue

    Family roots often run strong in the military – especially, when one family member joins the military and is shortly followed by another. This is the ...
    June 10, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Battle of Midway ceremony features survivor

    The Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL) annual Battle of Midway commemoration at the Great Lakes Naval Museum (GLNM) on Wednesday featured Joe Sanes, who ...
    June 6, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Naval aviator honored for work with Navy Wounded Warrior sailors

    A regular, Friday morning quarters, May 7, turned into a rewarding, yet somber moment for staff members of Commander, Navy Region Midwest (CNRMW).
    May 16, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Golf outing tops $1,600 for NMCRS

    A gradual warmth greeted about 70 golfers at Willowe Glen for the first Active Duty fundraiser golf outing.
    May 5, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • SWOSU honors survivors, victims of sexual assault

    Surface Warfare Officers School Unit (SWOSU), Great Lakes, staff participated in a variety of activities to raise awareness during national Sexual Ass ...
    May 5, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • Symposium teaches leadership, offers networking

    Two former Master Chief Petty Officers of the Navy (MCPON) and Force Master Chief Jon Port, Naval Education and Training Command, spoke to sailors abo ...
    May 2, 2014 - 12:59 pm
  • Third annual CSADD Grill Crawl a success

    Sailors at Naval Station Great Lakes enjoyed some friendly competition during a barbecue grill-off and poster designing contest, April 23.
    May 2, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • MA1 Reese prepares for OCS

    “I’m not going to lie, I shed a couple tears,” said MA1 Alexander Reese. “I was so elated that I was actually shaking. I couldn’t believe the commandi ...
    April 28, 2014 - 12:36 pm

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