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2016 AFAF Campaign at Edwards launches Feb. 1

Posted January 29, 2016 by

This year’s Air Force Assistance Fund campaign on base begins Feb. 1 and runs through March 11. The AFAF is a charitable fund by Airmen for Airmen. All monies raised during the campaign go to supporting the Air Force’s four charities: The Air Force Aid Society, which takes care of Airmen and their families with emergency…

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Road closures in Palmdale for AV Vets4Veterans Half Marathon

Posted March 31, 2017 by

The following roads will be closed April 1, 2017, in Palmdale, Calif., to facilitate the Antelope Valley Vets4Veterans half marathon. 15th West — Complete closure between Rancho & Ave O-8 from 4-11 a.m.  Avenue O8 — Complete closure between 15th West & 10th West from 4-11 a.m.  10th West, expect delays between Ave O-8 &…

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Announcements – October 2, 2015

Posted October 2, 2015 by

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000 Sponsorship Opportunities Attention local business operators; Reach your military market! Edwards Services is proud to provide businesses the opportunity to show support of our military members through the AF Commercial Sponsorship Program. From 4th of July’s Freedom Fest to the annual Children’s Holiday Party held in…

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Announcements – November 25, 2015

Posted November 25, 2015 by

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000 Holiday Hours Thanksgiving Day: Nov. 26 All 412th FSS facilities will be CLOSED except the following: Aero Club: Flying sunrise to sunset, office closed Joshua Tree Dining Facility: Brunch, 6 a.m.-1 p.m.; Dinner, 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m.; Midnight Meal, 11 p.m.-1 a.m. High Desert Inn: Open seven…

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Edwards to celebrate Earth Day 2016

Posted April 15, 2016 by Linnea Norby

Edwards AFB will celebrate Earth Day April 22 and this year’s theme is “Earth is in Our Hands.” The theme for this years’ celebration was chosen by school children on base. The event this year is an elementary student-focused event but is also open to all. It will take palce 10 a.m-2 p.m. at the…

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April marks Alcohol Awareness Month

Posted March 25, 2016 by

Each April since 1987, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. sponsors NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month to promote public awareness of alcoholism and alcohol-related issues. The 2016 NCADD Alcohol Awareness Month theme is:  “Talk Early, Talk Often: Parents Can Make a Difference in Teen Alcohol Use.” Alcohol Awareness Month is a national grassroots effort…

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Exchange puts some jingle back in shoppers’ pockets with ‘Your Holiday Bill is on Us’ sweepstakes

Posted October 30, 2015 by Julie Mitchell

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is making holiday wishes come true for military shoppers by picking up the tab on their MILITARY STAR card up to $8,200 with the “Your Holiday Bill Is On Us” sweepstakes. From Nov. 1 through Dec. 31, shoppers will be automatically entered in the sweepstakes each time they…

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Retiree Appreciation Day 2017 greets 313 guests

Posted May 12, 2017 by Christopher Ball

Air Force photograph by Christopher Ball Retired Staff Sgt. Thomas White gets his blood pressure checked by Senior Airman Linwood Fields, 412th Medical Group Aerospace Medical technician. White served with the U.S. Air Force from 1954 to 1974 in supply and logistics. Edwards AFB held its annual Retiree Appreciation Day May 6, 2017. More than…

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News Briefs – December 18, 2015

Posted December 18, 2015 by

Christmas meal The Joshua Tree Inn Dining Facility has announced the 2015 Christmas Day Meal will be served 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Dec. 25.  This meal is open to all active duty military, retirees and dependents.  Holiday favorites such as roasted turkey, baked ham, mashed potatoes, cornbread, and dressing will be served a la carte.  No…

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Chapel staff reads King’s words in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted January 22, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

This year, to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the chapel staff decided to try something new Jan. 15. Instead of a march or a chapel service, readers and vocalists took their places throughout the lobby of Bldg. 3000 and remembered many of the words that Reverend King once spoke.

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