Military Families

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How Military Families Prepare For Their Loved Ones Return

Your family has been anticipating this day since forever, and finally, your soldier’s deployment is coming to an end. Preparing yourself for the big day and what comes after will require more than simply hanging up a banner and baking a cake. Every military family is different, but most will benefit from these home coming tips.



Metro Airport Military Lounge Hosts 2500 Travelers Since Opening

Freedom Center, the new military lounge at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has hosted more than 2,500 members of the Armed Forces and their dependents since its official opening on Veterans Day 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

Senior Airman Magee is in the midst of taping a group shot

Soldiers Record Thousands Of Holiday Video Greetings For Family Back Home

The Atlanta based Digital Video and Imagery Distribution Systems (DVIDS) hub hosts thousands of holiday greetings for 2011, helping a holiday tradition to reach service members’ loved ones back home.

CBS 62–12/17/2011

DetroitNet.Org Sets Event For Military Families

Founded in 2001 as “The Anti-Group for Information Technology Professionals,” is no longer content to just provide the best networking opportunities for metro Detroit IT professionals, and now asks that you join them as they hold a special year-end event to help local Michigan military families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2011