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  • Alcohol’s insidious nature: Getting help empowers your career

    Alcohol abuse has a deceptively gradual onset that can slowly affect family, friends and work. Knowing the signs and getting help early are key to beating alcohol abuse.
  • Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform

    Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.
  • HMS hosts annual community event

    The Hanscom Middle School community has held a three-mile race through Castle Park and the surrounding area here every year since 1986, including this year, when it will be run on Wednesday, May 16, at noon.
  • Local Memorial Day observances to honor service members’ sacrifices

    Members of Team Hanscom can attend numerous local Memorial Day parades and ceremonies scheduled to take place in late May.
  • TRICARE provider types: Understanding your options

    You can visit several types of providers when you need care, regardless of your TRICARE plan. It’s important to understand your provider options because who you see impacts both your out-of-pocket costs and filing a claim.
  • Kessel Run hits hyperdrive

    Thirty U.S. Air Force active duty, civilians and contractors gathered in a shared workspace downtown May 7 for the opening of the Kessel Run Experimentation Lab, where they will build the next generation of combat software.
  • Bike week promotes healthy, environmentally friendly alternatives

    Members of the community here are invited to participate in the 24th annual MassCommute Bicycle Challenge, a friendly competition among Massachusetts businesses, educational institutions and municipalities scheduled May 12 through 20.
  • SFS allows limited taxi service access

    The 66th Security Forces Squadron here recently changed a policy to allow base personnel to use a preapproved commercial taxi cab service when traveling on or off the installation.
  • Education Partnership Agreement fosters STEM collaboration

    A recently signed Education Partnership Agreement between Hanscom and the Minuteman Regional Vocational Technical School District clears the way for new science, technology, engineering and math-based educational collaboration opportunities. The three-year agreement enables the Air Force Life Cycle Management programs at Hanscom and Minuteman to work together on STEM-focused education, research and workforce development projects.
  • Hanscom observes National Arbor Day

    66th Air Base Group Civil Engineering and Hanscom Middle School students joined Col. Roman Hund, installation commander, near the base clinic May 4 to plant a Callery pear tree in recognition of National Arbor Day.