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See what the new vision center has to offer

Posted January 29, 2016 by

Members of the Exchange staff and Vista Optical pose for a photo before cutting the grand opening cake Jan. 15. The shop is available to anyone with access to the base. Vista Optical officially opened Jan. 15 in the Edwards AFB Exchange Mall area. The optical center celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting…

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Family Advocacy classes provide tools for success

Posted January 29, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

Family Advocacy is starting off the New Year with a new round of free classes. Offering everything from New Pregnancy Orientation and parenting classes, to stress and anger management, Family Advocacy is ready to help the base community members reach their personal goals.

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NASA’S American Eatery (Bldg. 4825)

Posted January 29, 2016 by

Feb. 1-5 Monday Beef stroganoff Over egg noodles Vegetables Tuesday Beef taco salad Wednesday Meat loaf Mashed potatoes and gravy Vegetables Thursday Chicken Teriyaki Fried rice & Egg roll Friday Baked cod Macaroni and cheese Broccoli All Blue Plate Specials — $7.89 Drink not included. Medium Beverage $1.99, large $2.09 Robin Hood and Anthony’s Pizza…

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Accomplishments across AFTC highlighted at commander’s call

Posted January 22, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

Maj. Gen. David Harris, Air Force Test Center commander, reminded Edwards personnel to be proud of what they do at the Jan. 14 commander's call.

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First combat Raptor, Maloney’s Pony, rides into Edwards

Posted January 15, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

The 411th Flight Test Squadron got a first-hand look at a legend in June and November of 2015 when F-22 tail number 09-0174 "Maloney's Pony" landed at Edwards.

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Portion of Popson Ave. to close for road work

Posted January 15, 2016 by

West Popson Ave. will be closed to traffic between Spiro Avenue and Airman’s Drrive Jan. 20 and. 21. This will allow trenching to be done to install a new communications conduit in support of the renovation of Dorm 2423. East-bound and west-bound traffic will be able to use Methusa Roadd or Rosamond Boulevard as alternate routes….

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‘Salad Wednesdays’ at Edwards AFB Exchange are good for the body, wallet

Posted January 15, 2016 by Rebecca R. Silva

Airmen wanting to eat right and save money can turn to restaurants at the Edwards AFB Exchange for “Salad Wednesday.” Every Wednesday, Edwards AFB diners can take $2 off any salad priced $4 or more at participating Exchange direct-operated restaurants. “Salad Wednesday” is part of the Edwards AFB Exchange’s BE FIT initiative, designed to promote…

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Test team aims at new machine gun for Pave Hawk

Posted January 13, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

Arriving in the rain, an HH-60G Pave Hawk landed Jan. 5 at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., to begin testing the ballistic dispersion of a GAU-21 .50-caliber machine gun.

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Family Advocacy offers classes in January

Posted January 8, 2016 by

Here is a list of classes provided by Edwards Air Force Base’s Family Advocacy office. For dates, view the calendar above. Parenting of Teens (Ages 13-17): This class is intended to help participants use humor, hope and empathy to build adult-teen relationships, provide boundaries and limits in a loving way, and teach consequences and healthy…

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Military spouse offers free financial guidance

Posted January 8, 2016 by Rebecca Amber

Courtesy photograph Following a season of holiday shopping and giving, military spouse Ayesha Haider is helping people at Edwards create and keep financial goals for the New Year. Haider, who holds a master’s degree in corporate finance, was the recipient of a scholarship sponsored by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority to pursue the Accredited Financial…

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