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Left, Senior Airman Evans Opoku and Staff Sgt. Veronique Blier, 66th Medical Group, double check deployers’ records as part of the January Base Readiness Exercise. Hanscom practiced  deploying a large group in preparation for the upcoming Operational Readiness Inspection in June. (US Air Force Photo by Jan Abate) Practice makes perfect, prepping for ORI

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Default Air Force Logo Financial Fitness: Millionaire shares success secrets
Retired Master Sgt. Randy Hatem, now with the Hanscom Education and Training Center as base training manager, does not have a degree in finance, nor has he ever won big on a reality television show. He did, however, become a millionaire -- and he did it as an active-duty servicemember. "If I can do it, anybody can do it. It's just a matter of
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2007
Staff Sgt. Phil Pelletier, Hanscom Patriot Honor Guard, hones his washer throwing skill during the recent Washers Tournament practice at the Minuteman Club. Washers is an indoor and outdoor game that is played and scored similarly to horseshoes. The first quarterly tournament will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 2, during Member’s Night at the Minuteman Club. Team registration is required, call (781) 377-9939 for more information. (US Air Force Photo by Mark Wyatt) Washers Tournament

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The Air Force Band of Liberty rock ensemble, Afterburner, performs at the Heroes' Homecoming at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., Jan. 19. (U.S. Air Force photo/Linda LaBonte Britt) Hanscom welcomes heroes home
A crowd of more than 500 gathered to welcome home 80 Hanscom deployers with praise and thanks at the Aero Club Hangar Jan. 19. The Heroes' Homecoming, the first event of its kind here, honored troops who returned from deployments over the past six months. Chief Master Sgt. Lisa Sirois, 66th Air Base Wing and Electronic Systems Center command chief
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Army Sgt. Alicia Altman, Hanscom Veterinary Treatment Facility noncommissioned officer in charge, removes plaque build up from 66th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog Vero's teeth on Jan 17.      
U.S. Air Force photo by Jan Abate Hanscom VTF welcomes new doc, offers more clinic days
New faces come and go throughout the year at Hanscom as military personnel change stations or retire and civilian employees move to other assignments. Recently, the 66th Services Squadron welcomed a new face to the ranks of Hanscom's team. The Doctor's In Dr. Heather Mazzaccaro, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and graduate of Cummings School of
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66th Air Base Wing Honorary Commander Christine Schuster, Emerson Hospital president and chief executive officer, toured 66 ABW facilities on Jan. 12. Ms. Schuster speaks with Brent Nagele, 66th Mission Support Group Training and Emergency Response, at Camp Patriot, Hanscom’s simulated deployment camp. U.S. Air Force photo by Jan Abate 66 ABW honorary commander visits, tours base
The 66th Air Base Wing leadership hosted their new honorary commander with a tour of various 66 ABW-affiliated units Jan. 12. The new honorary commander, Christine Schuster, Emerson Hospital president and chief executive officer, gained the title during the Honorary Commanders' Induction ceremony at the Minuteman Club on Oct. 24. "Building strong
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Personal property claims to be processed through centralized location
In a continuing effort to implement Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century, the Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps is consolidating personal property claims processing. Claims involving loss or damage of household goods and privately owned vehicles during shipment or storage at government expense, as well as loss or damage to
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Base deployers to be recognized during Heroes' Homecoming
Welcoming home warriors from battle has been a tradition since before the Roman Era when victorious soldiers would march along city streets to the blare of trumpets and cries of cheering crowds. In the current age, troops have been welcomed with parades, fanfare and familial embraces when returning to home soil. Soon, this joyous custom will
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Default Air Force Logo ESC ready for smooth transition to NSPS Jan. 21
Electronic Systems Center is ready to implement the National Personnel Security System for nearly 500 Hanscom civilians Jan. 21, according to the person in charge of managing the change. Bob Youtt, ESC's NSPS program manager, expects the transition to the new pay-for-performance system that will replace the current General Schedule system to go
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Staff Sgt. Terrance Root, 66th Security Force Squadron dog handler, and his Military Working Dog partner, Vero, perform a random search of building 1305. Sergeant Root and Vero perform random searches throughout the base as part of their patrol duties to deter crime. (US Air Force Photo by A1C Clinton Atkins) 66 SFS 'nose' best

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