Military Family Lifestyle Survey

Professional Organizer and Military Spouse Shares her Tips for Tackling Any Move

Military life is difficult because it’s unpredictable. From frequent moves and long-term separation due to deployments and training, to long and demanding work schedules that aren’t family-friendly, it can be…

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Alaska should extend much-deserved accommodations to military families

Alaska has a human resource that we don’t properly recognize — or do enough for. I’m speaking of military families, and more particularly of military spouses who bring valuable professional…

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Tang Teaching Museum named a Blue Star Museum

The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College was recently named a Blue Star Museum. The Tang joins more than 2,000 museums across the United States…

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DoD, USO give military service members and spouses new resources for careers

Military service members and spouses have a handful of new resources from the Defense Department and USO when looking for employment. The Pentagon announced late last month that it kicked…

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Macy’s big 4th of July fireworks display is back after a downsized celebration last year

Macy’s wants you to know that New York City is back — and the retailer’s Independence Day fireworks spectacular is also back after the pandemic necessitated a downsized celebration last year. Revelers…

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Shining a Light on Female Service Members and Why it Matters

Female service members bring talent and diversity to the military. We need women in the military to maintain a strong, capable All-Volunteer Force. But did you know a staggering 48%…

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Blue Star Community Changemaker: Meet Cassie

Blue Star Community Changemaker: Meet Cassie Delivered by CSX Pride in Service Meet Cassie, a member of Blue Star Families’ Dayton Chapter and Advisory Board President. She’s an Air Force…

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Blue Star Summer Camp Hits Home for Military Families 

Moving is one of the most stressful events for the average person. But our military families move a lot, and often, without much notice — most moving every two to…

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House Democrats introduce legislation to protect military dependents who are transgender

Rep. Jimmy Panetta of California and 40 other House Democrats introduced legislation on Tuesday that would prevent military service members with family members or spouses who are transgender or gender-nonconforming…

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Attleboro Arts Museum participates in Blue Star Museums

The Attleboro Arts Museum has joined museums nationwide in participating in Blue Star Museums, a program THAT provides free admission and/or benefits to Active-duty military personnel and their families this…

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