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Don’t Give Up on Your Dreams!

Posted April 29, 2016 by by Chaplain (Capt.) Tim Jacobs

Several weeks ago during spring break our family loaded up the SUV and took off from Arizona to make the great American pilgrimage to Disneyland. While it was packed with people from all corners of the globe, everyone seemed to share a common sense of wonder at this magical place that, as Walt Disney said,…

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News Briefs 09/04/2015

Posted September 4, 2015 by

COMMISSARY CASE LOT SALE SEP 17-20 The March Commissary’s next case lot sale is scheduled for September 17 – 20. Sale hours will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. In addition to the case lot sale outside, there will be extra savings on items…

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452 AMW Quarterly Award winners announced

Posted November 25, 2015 by

Airman of the Quarter Senior Airman Jonathan Hueso, 452nd Civil Engineer Squadron Senior NCO of the Quarter Master Sgt. Nina Thurston, 729th Airlift Squadron NCO of the Quarter Staff Sgt. Javier Lugo, 452nd Operations Support Squadron Company Grade Officer of the Quarter Capt. Malia Hoffman, 56th Aerial Port Squadron

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News Briefs 05/15/2015

Posted May 15, 2015 by

BEACON CORRECTION The photo identification/dates for Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka, June 24, 1946-Jan. 28, 1986 and Congressman Daniel K. Inouye, Sep. 7, 1924-Dec. 17, 2012 were incorrect in last week’s issue. We apologize for the error. IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY HONORS ARMED FORCES Irwindale Speedway’s Armed Forces Appreciation Night is May 16th in honor of all active…

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March Airmen respond to helicopter crash

Posted February 27, 2015 by by Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy

RAMONA, Calif. — Seven ‘Grizzlys’ from the 163rd Reconnaissance Wing responded to a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter crash at Ramona Airport on the evening of January 20, 2015. The Airmen, all from the 163 RW’s Security Forces Squadron (SFS), provided assistance in securing the accident scene and preventing disturbance of the wreckage. The National Guard’s motto,…

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Local chaplain helps ANG recruiting efforts

Posted January 23, 2015 by by Master Sgt. Julie Avey and Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy

Back in August of 2014, the 163d Reconnaissance Wing Chaplain Major David Sarmiento had the opportunity to be featured in a new Air National Guard (ANG) Chaplain Corps recruitment infomercial, the first of its kind in many years. In addition to the commercial, many still photos were taken of Sarmiento and four others to create…

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452 SFS represents March at “Live on Green”

Posted January 15, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher A group of 452nd Security Forces Squadron Airmen and Brig. Gen. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, pose for photos during a live TV segment with Elizabeth Espinosa, KTLA reporter, at the Pasadena Convention Center and the first ever “Live on Green” event, Dec. 30, 2016. The SFS troops…

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And the winner is…

Posted April 8, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Sean Dath Linda Welz, 452 Air Mobility Wing Public Affairs Operations Chief, is presented a basket filled with Nestlé Purina Petcare products by Retail Sales Representative Keri Romano at the March ARB Commissary, March 30. Welz won the basket through a drawing sponsored by Nestlé and the Defense Commissary Agency.

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Great California ShakeOut hits March

Posted October 23, 2015 by by Senior Master Sgt. David Smith

Team March members helped kick off the Great California ShakeOut on Thursday, Oct. 15. The exercise began at 10:15 a.m. with a simulated earthquake lasting three minutes. The first order of business was to drop, get cover under a desk and hold on. The statewide earthquake exercise is designed to help prepare Californians for a…

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March Total Force Honor Guard Recognizes Top Performers at Annual Awards Banquet

Posted August 14, 2015 by by Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lindemann

The March Air Reserve Base Blue Eagles Total Force Honor Guard held its annual awards ceremony Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Cultural Resource Center here. The ceremony recognizes honor guard members for their exemplary performance in various categories. While it is tradition for the honor guard to symbolize strict discipline and uniformity for military funerals…

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