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Entomology: Keeping food, base pest free

Posted August 15, 2014 by Staff Sgt. LUTHER MITCHELL Jr.

Staff Sgt.LUTHER MITCHELL Jr. Senior Airman Stephen Beeson, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron pest management journeyman, sprays pesticide around the perimeter of the entomology building Aug. 8. Entomologist perform a variety of duties to help fight pests, including performing public health inspections, controlling the weed population and assisting the Bird Abatement Strike Hazard program. Entomology Airmen…

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Safe children No. 1 priority

Posted August 15, 2014 by Senior Airman MARCY COPELAND

Keeping our children safe is the number one priority for parents, and with all the news involving school violence, how can parents feel more relaxed about dropping their children off at a place that is supposed to be secure and safe? According to the National Safety Council an estimated 200,000 children visit a hospital emergency…

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Street Beat

Posted August 15, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. Sean Nichols,

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents Aug. 4 through 10: Tickets Security forces issued citations for 15 moving violations and two nonmoving violations. Traffic-related incidents Security forces responded to a minor two-vehicle accident north of the Bong Lane and Mustang Street intersection. There were no injuries. Nonemergency responses Security forces responded to…

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EFMP day camp inspires play, education

Posted August 8, 2014 by Staff Sgt. TIMOTHY BOYER

Courtesy photo Children stretch Saturday during the Exceptional Family Member Program Summer Day Camp at the Luke Air Force Base Youth Center. The event provided a time for children to enjoy activities while parents learned about programs available to them. More than 50 people participated in the free Exceptional Family Member Program Summer Day Camp…

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Keeping PII secure to be top concern

Posted August 8, 2014 by Senior Airman DEVANTE WILLIAMS

The threats that loom with modern day technology range from people hacking into e-mail and cell phones to rummaging through garbage at home and work, but what are some ways that can prevent thieves from stealing our most valuable information? Personally Identifiable Information is personal information maintained by an agency which is used to distinguish…

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Silver Wings Pool offers workout options

Posted August 8, 2014 by 2nd Lt. TANYA WREN

What does a young Airman, pregnant woman and retiree have in common? All three of them need to be fit and healthy to live a long and happy life.

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Oral health impacts physical performance

Posted August 8, 2014 by Senior Airman ROBIN HANSEN

In order for Olympic athletes to be successful, it is imperative for them to train hard and ensure their overall health is impeccable. When you think of an athlete training, their toothbrush does not usually come to mind as an essential training tool. However, recent research has shown oral health has a direct link to…

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Street Beat

Posted August 8, 2014 by Tech. Sgt. Sean Nichols

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents July 28 through Aug. 3: Tickets Security forces issued citations for 22 moving violations. Traffic-related incidents July 28: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle vs. fixed object accident near Perimeter Road. There were no injuries. Aug. 2: Security forces responded to report…

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Healthy fuel for back to school

Posted August 1, 2014 by MARCY COPELAND

Graphic illustration by Senior Airman Marcy Copeland At the pinnacle of summer, when children are swimming, sleeping in and catching up on their favorite video game or television program, the idea of staying active and eating healthy isn’t exactly a top priority. With August already upon us, school will soon begin for another year for…

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Summer car care tips keep car running, looking good

Posted August 1, 2014 by MARCY COPELAND

As the red mercury in thermometers continues to rise, many of the objects we use in our everyday lives take a beating from the weather shift in Phoenix.

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