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SECAF reiterates focus on modernization, efficiency

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James took the stage Oct. 28, at the Airlift/Tanker Association Symposium to address the Air Force’s priority to maintain mission readiness and promote modernization in the coming years.

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State of the Air Force: Active-duty force on the rise, space will be more prominent

Nearly three years into her tenure as the Air Force’s top leader, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James reaffirmed that people continue to be her top priority during her State of the Air Force address at the Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference Sept. 19, in National Harbor, Md.

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DOD makes last-minute push for food donations in ‘Feds Feed Families’

"There were many times that we would go without just to feed the kids," Diane Carter said at the Pentagon today at a charity fair for the Feds Feed Families initiative.  "And at one point in time ... I had sold everything in my house, all my furniture and everything, just to feed the kids.

Air Force photograph by SrA. Hailey Haux Air Force

Goldfein hosts first town hall with CMSAF

The Air Force’s top officer and enlisted leader hosted a town hall forum in the Boyd Auditorium at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., July 20, 2016.

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Goldfein swears in as 21st CSAF

Gen. David L. Goldfein was sworn in as the Air Force’s 21st chief of staff by Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James during a ceremony at the Pentagon July 1, 2016.

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Ricardo’s new barbers

Posted  March 20, 2015

You may have seen it. That iconic symbol, the red and white barber shop pole posted on the fence next to the Back Street Café advertising to potential clients that Ricardo’s is open for business with its new resident barbers, Maria DeLuna and Michelle Tovar Vazquez. Since graduating from Riverside City College’s Cosmetology program, both…

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“Let go of the “fro”

Posted  March 20, 2015

When I was four years old, my mother would take me to my grandmother’s house every morning while she went to work. Now this was my mom’s mother, and she was one of those “no-nonsense, strong-willed, ’Homey don’t play that” type of woman. I’m talking about the kind of woman whose presence was so dominant…

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Film crew shoots C-17

Posted  March 20, 2015

(U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Perry Covington) A Red Rock Films production team was on base this week capturing footage for a  series called “Air Warriors,” where each episode features a different  airframe. While at March, the team shot images of the C-17 Globemaster III and its crews performing various mission sets. The C-17 episode is…

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Understanding and caring for women veterans

Posted  March 20, 2015

The 163rd Reconnaissance Wing hosted the Caring for Women Veterans event, presented by the Inland Empire Veterans Mental Health Collaborative and held at the regional training site at March Air Reserve Base, Mar. 12. The program takes place quarterly at different locations throughout the community with a different topic pertaining to veterans at each event….

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AFR/ANG Teen leadership summits announced

Posted  March 20, 2015

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas — Air Force Services Activity has announced two teen summits for dependent children of current Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve members. Dependents 14-18 years have until May 15 to sign up for the AFR/ANG Classic Summit in Dahlonega, Georgia, July 12-15, or the Adventure Summit in Estes Park,…

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