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COMMISSARY CASE LOT SALES ARE HERE FOR FALL Do you love to buy in bulk? If so, the DECA Case Lot Sale might be a great opportunity for you to SAVE money. Commissaries worldwide will kick off the Sidewalk Sales event starting in August and continue through September. Club pack items, cases of breakfast cereals, bottled water and more may be included alongside a slew of discounts on everyday items. Most commissaries will have a two- or three-day outdoor (weather permitting) sidewalk sale, but make sure to check your local store page or store manager for updates. Learn more about the Commissary ... read more

HAPPY 229TH BIRTHDAY U. S. COAST GUARD HISTORY The United States Coast Guard , one of the country's five armed services, is a unique agency of the federal government. We trace our history to 4 August 1790, when the first Congress authorized the construction of ten vessels to enforce tariff and trade laws and to prevent smuggling. Known variously through the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as the Revenue Marine and the Revenue Cutter Service, we expanded in size and responsibilities as the nation grew. The service received its present name in 1915 under an act of Congress when the Rev... read more

Military Exchange Shoppers In The Washington D.C. and Surrounding Areas Can Double Back-to-School Savings During Tax-Free Weekends graphic/Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs It's back-to-school time. Students in the Metro D.C. area to include Virginia and Maryland report back to class between August 22 and September 3, 2019. The Army & Air Force Exchange services announced that they will offer a percentage off (equivalent local tax rate) during the tax-free weekends. That's right! Additional savings from the exchange. Remember, every day is a tax-free day at your military exchan... read more

AUGUST IS MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH AT KINGS DOMINION!! To greater show their appreciation to members of the Military, Kings Dominion will be hosting a Military Appreciation Month for August! There are two special offers for Military members through their website for tickets valid for use August 1st – 31st. Military members will also be able to purchase the Single Day Admission offer at their local MWR. AUGUST IS MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH Here's the Deal: Single Day Admission: $29.99- Valid any one public operating day August 1st – 31st, 2019 Family 4 Pack: $49.99- price per ticket, must ... read more

Calling all Military & First Responder Brides and Grooms-to-be. Check out this awesome opportunity! Share Your Military Love Story and Win a Dream Wedding Experience! Details below. Vera Wang is proud to announce a partnership with Brides Across America Inc., a non-profit organization, which benefits American troops, and transforms their weddings through special events and gifting bridal attire. It is with great appreciation and admiration for their dedicated service that the renowned designer will welcome ten winning military and first responder couples for private appointments at the Vera W... read more