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Chief Kacsmaryk Retirement

Posted August 28, 2015 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan Chief Master Sgt. Michael Kacsmaryk, superintendent, 752nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, receives a U.S. flag that was flown over the Capitol, during his retirement ceremony at the Cultural Resource Center here Aug. 22, 2015. Kacsmaryk retires after nearly 40 years of service to the…

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The 452nd Air Mobility Wing 2015, 3rd Quarter award winners

Posted August 28, 2015 by

Airman of the Quarter – Senior Airman Christian Bojorquez, 452 SFS NCO of the Quarter – Staff Sgt. Kevin Duffy, 56 APS NCO of the Quarter – Staff Sgt. Kevin Duffy, 56 APS SNCO of the Quarter – Senior Master Sgt. Winston Demmin, 452 AMXS (Not pictured) Civilians of the Quarter – Category 1, Ms….

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2015 Military Ball unit ticket representatives

Posted August 28, 2015 by

UNIT RANK / NAME DUTY PHONE 452 Wing Staff (951-655-xxxx or DSN 447-xxxx) EO Ms. Paula Greenhaw 7402 EO Maj Nixomar Santiago 4782 PC Ms. Elaine Plein (DV Tickets {80}) 3060 452 MSG Units 4CTCS Ms Linda Welz (alumni) 4137/2862 452 CES SrA Shedrick Griggs (Primary) 4369 452 CES SrA Elizabeth Stevens 4369 452 CS…

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News Briefs 08/21/2015

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HONOR GUARD TO FIRE WEAPONS TODAY Notice to those on base or within hearing distance that the March Field Blue Eagle Total Force Honor Guard will be executing a one-time firing party as part of their Mock Funeral Graduation today between 10-10:30 a.m. Seven honor guard members will simultaneously fire three “blank” rounds. SINGER/EMCEE AUDITIONS…

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Share your paranormal stories with us

Posted August 21, 2015 by by Linda Welz

Every year the Beacon staff prepares stories of the paranormal as they relate to March Field for the October issues of the paper. This year there will be five issues in October, and we are asking for your help early. Please contact us as soon as possible to share your stories or experiences of what…

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March Equal Opportunity office seeking volunteer counselors

Posted August 21, 2015 by by Maj. Nixomar Santiago

The Equal Opportunity Office is searching for a few motivated Air Reserve Technicians or non-ART, civilian employees to serve as Collateral (additional) Duty appointment “Equal Opportunity Counselors.” The EEO counselor serves as a liaison between employees and management in the informal EEO complaint processing stage for civilian employees/applicants for employment involving unlawful discrimination and harassment…

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March Fitness Center sponsors 5K Run/Walk

Posted August 21, 2015 by

Courtesy photo Participants for The March Fitness Center’s 5K run/walk line up to start the race on Wednesday, Aug. 12 at the base track. Participants of the annual event included U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers and California Air National Guard Airmen from Team March. Winners are as follows: (walker’s category) 1st – Andre Proctor; 2nd –…

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News Briefs 08/14/2015

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ANNUAL KID’S RUN & ADULT 5K The 452nd Force Support Squadron Fitness Center’s Annual Kids & Adult 5K Run, in conjunction with the 1st Sgt’s  Council, is scheduled for Sept. 12, 2015 at 7 a.m. across from the air traffic control tower. Check-in time is 5:30 a.m. This one event includes a kids’ and adults’…

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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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News Briefs 08/07/2015

Posted August 7, 2015 by

66ERS BASEBALL AND HOMETOWN HEROES The Inland Empire 66ers (minor league baseball) are looking for military Hometown Heroes to recognize during their August and September home games. Included with your recognition is a free game ticket for you and three guests, seats next to the home team dugout, free parking, and hot dogs, chips and…

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