Author Archive
 

Toy-Drive_FrontSight_and_ACS_staff
0
comments
Local

Toy drive benefits Fort Irwin families

Posted January 9, 2015 by Gustavo Bahena

Staff and volunteers of the non-profit Front Sight and Army Community Service here gather for a group photo in front of donated toys, Dec. 15.   A toy drive in the Inland Empire added to the Fort Irwin Angel Tree program after approximately 850 toys were delivered here, Dec. 15. Army Community Service took receipt…

Full Story »

SGTHebert_children
0
comments
Local

Making families smile

Posted January 9, 2015 by Gustavo Bahena

Sgt. Shad Hebert has a photo taken with Santa and his children, JJ, 3, and Holly, 6. They attended the Army Community Service toy giveaway here.   Children of the Fort Irwin community got to meet Santa at a toy giveaway with Army Community Service here, Dec. 19. Families with children arrived to the ACS…

Full Story »

 
0
comments
Local

Tax Center opens January 20

Posted January 9, 2015 by 1st Lt. Rene Devega

It’s the start of a new year and if 2015 is like any other year, millions of people will resolve to make a change in their lives. While promising to lose weight, drink less, and eat healthier are perennial favorites, many people also vow to save more. Yet every year, millions of people choose to…

Full Story »

xDSC07245
0
comments
Local

Energy transformed into support for Soldiers, families

Posted January 9, 2015 by Leslie Ozawa

“It started as a personal gesture eight years ago,” said Bridget Blehm...

Full Story »

Smoke
0
comments
Local

Bringing cavalry tradition, teamwork to family

Posted January 9, 2015 by Sgt. David Beckstrom,

The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment conducted its annual Spouses’ Spur Ride to share the traditions of the cavalry with family members and National Training Center partners, Nov. 26.

Full Story »

Photo by Leslie Ozawa, Public Affairs Office
0
comments
Local

Future fire fighters train at annual academy

Posted January 9, 2015 by Leslie Ozawa

For the 13th year, Fort Irwin hosted 190 Fire Explorers from 25 Explorer posts from San Bernardino and Riverside counties at the Inland Empire Fire Explorer Association’s annual fire academy.

Full Story »

 
0
comments
Health & Safety

Five things that prevent a good night’s sleep

Posted January 9, 2015 by Michael Haenelt,

Tossing and turning, trying to fall asleep is a familiar feeling for many. Get on the path to sleeping well by identifying the following five things that prevent good sleep and mitigating those factors. An uncomfortable or noisy environment: An area of the brain called the thalamus, blocks the flow of information from our senses…

Full Story »

MAJRandyDavis_family
0
comments
Local

Winterfest celebration brings holiday spirit to Fort Irwin

Posted January 9, 2015 by Gustavo Bahena

Carolyn Wood, Chardonnay Jaimes and Wendy Kurhajian ran the “Daisy Mae’s Cakes” booth at the 2014 Fort Irwin Winterfest. They are from Barstow, Calif.   The lighting of a 25-foot Christmas tree at the Fort Irwin Town Center, camaraderie, activities, food, and Santa brought out the community to the 2014 Fort Irwin Winterfest, Dec. 12-13….

Full Story »

DSC07305
0
comments
Local

Decking the halls of Town Center

Posted December 5, 2014 by Les Ozawa

Bridget Blehm (center), founder of For Families of Active Military, briefs volunteers and Fort Irwin staff, shortly after arriving at Fort Irwin with volunteers from Pasadena.   An all-volunteer force of a different kind answered the call to serve on Nov. 22. A platoon of high school students from La Salle High School in Pasadena…

Full Story »

MGMartin_CSMTravers_FluShot_streamer
0
comments
Local

100 percent compliant

Posted December 5, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Headquarters and Headquarters Company, United States Army Garrison at Fort Irwin, received a commanding general’s award for accomplishing 100 percent flu inoculations, Oct. 31.

Full Story »


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin