LifeTimes

Robb S. Alexander Jr., Executive Director Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Utah
December 1, 2016
Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be visiting the Hill Aerospace Museum on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. and will be hanging out at the museum until about 1 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive by fire truck and will be giving away candy and treats to good little girls and boys who visit him.Children of all ages are welcome to meet Santa Claus before he heads back to the North Pole. Bring... Read more
Sean Kimmons, Air Force News Service
December 1, 2016
SAN ANTONIO — Not long after receiving innovative care for serious combat-related injuries, 2nd Lt. Marc Esposito gave his future wife a tour of the unique rehabilitation center that helped the Air Force special operator get back to jumping out of planes.The state-of-the-art setting cast with advanced technology inside the Center for the Intrepid at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, impressed Elizabeth... Read more
KAMMI HANSEN MS, RDN, Nutrition Program Manager for Health Promotions
December 1, 2016
The holidays are a wonderful time of year with friends and family, traditions, parties...and calories. With so many delicious food options it can be hard to keep excess sugar and overall calories in check. Try some of these ideas to keep your holidays healthier.Don’t skip meals or starve yourself before a party. Eat a small, low-calorie meal or snack of lean protein, vegetables and fruit so you... Read more
Staff Sgt. Christopher Gross, Air Force News Service
December 1, 2016
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. — Nearly 130 Air Force wounded warriors and caregivers attending the latest Air Force Wounded Warrior (AFW2) Program’s CARE event at Joint Base Andrews from Nov. 14-18 received tools and resources to help them deal with their individual challenges.The event took a holistic approach at meeting and strengthening the four domains — physical, mental, spiritual and social – of... Read more
STAFF SGT. ALEXX PONS, Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
December 1, 2016
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — The Air Force Personnel Center is currently accepting nominations for the Air Force Association Joan Orr Air Force Spouse of the Year Award.This award honors significant contributions made by non-military spouses of Air Force military members. The nominee’s spouse must be active-duty Air Force, Air National Guard or Air Force Reserve.Organization and base-... Read more
Katie Lange, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
November 24, 2016
“I remember everything, all of it. … Just like it happened yesterday.”That’s what a witty and alert Melvin Heckman, a 92-year-old Pearl Harbor veteran, told me when I asked him about his memories from the “date that will live in infamy.” And remember he did, from the amount of water in the fire truck he operated that morning to the breakfast he never got to eat.Heckman lives in his native... Read more
Kevin L. Robinson, DeCA Corporate Communications
November 24, 2016
FORT LEE, Va. — Turkey, dressing, cranberry sauce, candied yams, greens, macaroni and cheese, rolls and sweet potato pie or pumpkin pie – depending on where you’re from, of course. These are some of the core items for many a traditional Thanksgiving menu. And if you’re a commissary patron, you’ll find sweet savings on these and more at your local store, said Defense Commissary Agency Sales... Read more
ALEX R. LLOYD, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
November 24, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — A first-class stamp cost 5 cents and the price of gas at the pump hovered at 15 cents in 1966.While prices have certainly changed since then, what hasn’t wavered is the service a federal civilian employee in the Ogden Air Logistics Complex has given to his country.In front of a standing room-only crowd of co-workers and customers, T. Leslie ‘Les’ Dawson, a... Read more
November 24, 2016
Hill AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Hill Exchange is putting family first this Thanksgiving as it opens doors at 4 a.m. on Black Friday.“The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is family serving family—85 percent of our associates share a connection with the military,” said Mark Downs, General Manager of the Utah Exchange. “By holding fire until Black Friday, the Exchange team and those we serve... Read more
November 24, 2016
The 415th Supply Chain Management Squadron lost a dear and special member Tuesday, Nov. 15, after a valiant 10-year battle with cancer. The work family of Pamela Vineyard Boucher wish to gratefully acknowledge the many hours of donated leave that kept her afloat while she valiantly fought for her life. So many volunteers came forward to share time, leave, stories and support as she went through... Read more

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