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  • Clocktower makes ideal setting for reenlistments

    The clocktower atop Bldg. 1 is perhaps the most iconic structure on board Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL), so when GSM2 AthenaMae Yeager and BM2 John ...
    April 23, 2014 - 9:44 am
  • Meeker retires after 47 years as Marine, soldier and security officer

    On Wednesday, Ted Meeker came into the Navy Security Force Department (Bldg. 179) to clear out his office. Not an easy task after either serving or wo ...
    April 22, 2014 - 1:42 pm
  • MA1 Christensen cooks up winning recipe

    Among the many events taking place to observe Sexual Assault Awareness Month was a chili cookoff on the quarterdeck of Bldg. 1.
    April 22, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • ITT expo attracts sailors interested in travel

    Sailors and civilians at Naval Station Great Lakes flocked to Port O’Call (Bldg. 140), April 10, for the annual ITT Travel Expo.
    April 22, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • CPOs fill food pouches for children in need

    On April 2, 40 chief petty officers gathered at the Libertyville, Ill. office of Feed My Starving Children, a non-profit Christian organization commit ...
    April 14, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Chiefs mark 121 years at Navy’s only boot camp

    Chief petty officers (CPO) assigned to Recruit Training Command (RTC) and Naval Service Training Command (NSTC ) held a ceremony celebrating the 121st ...
    April 7, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    In concert with numerous other national authorities, Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC), Vice Adm. Bill French, proclaimed April 2014 Sexual ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Veterans show creative side at festival

    "I'm not trying to scare you with this's a reality soldiers in combat gotta deal with this mess...the reality of combat," rappe ...
    March 31, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • FHCC celebrates Women’s History Month

    Sailors and employees from Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC) in North Chicago, Ill., celebrated National Women’s History Month ...
    March 24, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • Lovell FHCC holds homeless veterans summit

    Navy Veteran Joseph Yadron, dressed smartly in a suit and tie, hesitantly approached the podium, looked out at the supportive crowd of more than 150 p ...
    March 18, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Get to know weapons regulations

    As on any Navy installation, the possession and use of weapons on board Naval Station Great Lakes is highly restricted. All persons entering the insta ...
    March 17, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Rock The Pier illuminates serious issues in fun way

    Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL) recognized February as Dating Violence Awareness Month by hosting its third annual Rock the Pier event.
    March 17, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • MWR Fitness program receives new cardio equipment

    In an opportunity to improve fitness equipment and services, The Fitness Center at Bldg. 2A, will be impacted slightly due to this new cardio equipmen ...
    March 14, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Public works employee wins service award

    A longtime employee at Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Midwest’s Public Works Department (PWD) Great Lakes was honored with NAVFAC’s Peg ...
    March 14, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Navy releases mobile game

    The Navy Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention (NADAP) Office released a mobile game March 3 as part of the Keep What You’ve Earned campaign.
    March 13, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • TSC selects QM2 Laseter Junior Sailor of the Year

    Training Support Center (TSC) Great Lakes announced its 2014 Junior Sailor of the Quarter, during an award ceremony Feb. 27.
    March 11, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • TSC selects Sailor of the Quarter

    Training Support Center (TSC) Great Lakes, honored Navy Military Training Instructor (NMTI) ET1 (SW) Anthony Niespodziany as its 2014 Sailor of the Qu ...
    March 10, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • TSC selects Olson as Instructor of the Quarter

    Training Support Center (TSC), Great Lakes, honored Navy Military Training Instructor MM1 (SW/EXW) Joshua S. Olson as its 2014 Instructor of the Quart ...
    March 10, 2014 - 7:50 am
  • Navy Band receives prestigious award

    The band that John Philip Sousa led during World War I was honored by the famous band leader’s foundation Feb. 21.
    March 7, 2014 - 1:15 pm
  • NSGL Bldg. 1 completes successful’ active shooter training scenario

    Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL) completed an active shooter drill in headquarters Bldg. 1, one of the many sequences of exercise Solid Curtain - Cita ...
    March 7, 2014 - 9:44 am

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