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  • eams compete in Cardboard Boat Regatta

    After a month spent designing and creating boats made solely of cardboard and duct tape, participants gathered together at Seabee Beach on Aug. 26 to ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:45 pm
  • Chief selects guiding U-boat tours at Chicago museum

    When you think about submarines, generally it stirs up feelings of claustrophobia. However, thousands of Americans filter through a German U-boat from ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 8:49 am
  • Hall remembered by family, friends

    More than 150 family members, friends and fellow shipmates attended a memorial service for EO1 Jeremey Hall at Recruit Training Command’s (RTC) Recrui ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Great Lakes welcomes Northwestern football team

    Naval Station Great Lakes (NSGL) sailors welcomed the Northwestern University Wildcats football team and head coach to the installation for a luncheon ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Girl collects shoes to give to other military children

    By Sue KrawczykTraining Support Center Great Lakes Public AffairsGREAT LAKES, Ill. – While most 10- ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Harpist plays Heavenly Harmonies

    Being a child in a military family can have its disadvantages. Moving frequently to different parts of the world, having to make new friends and missi ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:01 am
  • Chicago club tours NSGL

    Naval Station Great Lakes hosted the Chicago Union League Boys and Girls Club for an educational tour Aug. 6.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • Humble Medal of Honor recipient serves at No Dough Dinner

    A special occasion became even more special as Ryan Pitts, a former staff sergeant in the Army and the latest recipient of the Congressional Medal of ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Antique automobile tour to stop Aug. 9 at Great Lakes Museum

    Sailors and staff of Naval Station Great Lakes will have the opportunity to witness a parade of automotive history and technology Saturday, Aug. 9 whe ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Summer Beats comes to Great Lakes

    Music lovers, this event is for you.The Great Lakes MWR Department is launching a full-blown outdoor ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Incident at Naval Station Great Lakes

    At approximately 11 p.m. CST on July 31, Naval Station Great Lakes officials reported a gate runner through the Main Gate.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Atom men

    On Aug. 1, 1958, the revolutionary submarine USS Nautilus (SSN-571) submerged underneath the polar ice pack near Point Barrow, Alaska. The boat’s orde ...
    July 31, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • CSCSU conducts summer safety stand-down

    Center for Surface Combat Systems Unit Great Lakes conducted a command midsummer safety stand-down in preparations for the warming summer months.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Performance troupe uniquely delivers sexual assault message

    Through the creative efforts of the performance troupe interACT, the Navy has found a unique way to deliver sexual assault prevention training that ha ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Sailors honored for volunteer efforts

    The annual Gallery-Renken awards ceremony was held at the Naval Station Great Lakes Port O’ Call, July 23.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 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 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • 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 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm

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