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Edwards Abilities Expo Oct. 9

Come one and come all to Edwards AFB's first Abilities Expo on Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Oasis Community Center for Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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Project84 going strong

Since the launch of Project84 last October by Brig. Gen. Michael Brewer, 412th Test Wing commander, base leadership has received countless ideas on ways to save money. The top ideas are now recognized at each quarterly awards ceremony.

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Hispanic Heritage Month begins with food, fellowship

The Hispanic Heritage Month committee kicked things off Sept. 17 with food tasting, dancing and a salsa contest at the Airman and Family Readiness Center. The food served was all homemade, representing different Hispanic and Latin American countries.

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Edwards, local AFSA chapter honors POW/MIA servicemembers

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed the third Friday in September each year and this year's annual event was hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association Chapter 1328 at Edwards Sept. 19.

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‘Big Shaker’ encourages earthquake preparedness

The world's largest mobile earthquake simulator was shaking things up in the Base Exchange parking lot Sept. 23.


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New housing website prepares Airmen for moving

Posted  May 25, 2012

With the summer moving season just around the corner thousands of Airmen and their families can now use a new housing website to help prepare for their move. The website,www.housing.af.mil, provides dormitory information for unaccompanied Airmen while detailing housing options and support services available at Air Force installations. For example, the website gives insights into…

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Team Edwards packs Center of Excellence for Asian Pacific American Heritage Day

Posted  May 25, 2012

Members of the Edwards community flocked to the Center of Excellence May 17 for the annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration, hosted by the 95th Air Base Wing.

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Everybody loves a parade

Posted  May 25, 2012

The City of Torrance, Calif., hosted it's 53rd Annual Armed Forces Day Celebration May 18 to 20, with more than160 Edwards Airmen representing the base and the Air Force by marching in, what is called, the longest city-sponsored military parade in the country.

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Summit magazine

Posted  May 25, 2012

Pick up the current issue of Summit magazine at Outdoor Recreation to find out about the many exciting adventures Edwards ODR can hook you up with. Rod and Gun Club FAMCAMP Oasis Aquatic Center The Rosberg Fitness Center Community Activity Center

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Exchange making it easier to get, and stay, connected

Posted  May 25, 2012

Are you on the move? Planning for a PCS? Maybe you just want to find a better deal on your Internet, mobile/cellular, TV or phone service? The Army & Air Force Exchange Service can help out through www.shopmyexchange.com/GETCONNECTED, a new online telecommunications resource designed to help military shoppers get connected and stay connected – wherever…

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Announcements May 25, 2012

Posted  May 25, 2012

The PLAYpass deadline has been extended through Dec. 31, 2012! If your spouse is deployed or you are a single airman returning from a deployment, then come to the A&FRC to get your PLAYpass and register! PLAYpass discount cards are used for various activities and programs on base for adults and children. For more information…

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95th ABW CC wishes Team Edwards a happy, safe Memorial Day

Posted  May 25, 2012

I want to wish all of Team Edwards and their families a safe enjoyable Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day is a time of remembering and reflection. As we enter the holiday, I wanted to share a few of my own reflections. My family and I have...

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Memorial Day message from 412th TW CC

Posted  May 25, 2012

This Memorial Day we celebrate our nation’s hard won freedoms and honor the men and women whose sacrifices made them possible. Whether you spend your Memorial Day weekend with family and friends, enjoying a hobby, or just relaxing, please take time to reflect on the individual sacrifices that were...

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Airdrop, Survival Equipment shops prepare to join 412th OSS

Posted  May 18, 2012

An organization attached to the 412th Maintenance Squadron here will not only be preparing to don the patch of the 412th Operations Support Squadron soon, but also become part of an existing career field.

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NASA Dryden entrance road to close for repairs, repaving

Posted  May 18, 2012

The main entrance road to NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center off Rosamond Boulevard on base will close May 21 for a major repair and repaving project. Lilly Ave. is expected to remain closed throughout...

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