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  • Bat study determines six species at Hanscom

    The 66th Civil Engineering Division Environmental Office here recently received the results of a 90-day bat species survey that confirmed the presence of six types of bats on the installation.
  • Autumn presents unique hazards

    Officials from the 66th Air Base Group Safety Office here encourage people to consider the hazards associated with the changing seasons to lessen their chance of a mishap.
  • Help save billions through Fraud Working Group

    HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. – Three speakers will teach Hanscom personnel how to spot fraud while acquiring weapons systems during an Oct. 30 Northeast Fraud Working Group meeting at the Brown Conference Room in Building 1305, on base, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Air Force Materiel Command sees approximately 90 percent of all Air Force significant
  • Employees need to know, heed Hatch Act rules

    Department of Defense civilian employees here must be aware of the law limiting political activities in the federal workplace, during duty hours, or on federal property at any time.
  • New podcast targets Air Force contracting, acquisition fields

    “The Contracting Experience” is a new Air Force Materiel Command podcast for the contracting workforce that provides insight into evolving issues, high-performance leadership and lessons from the field through conversations with acquisition influencers and contracting leaders.
  • Training provides life-saving skills

    Trained medical personnel here now offer a new life-saving course for Department of Defense civilians and military dependents.
  • Impact aid surveys due Oct. 31

    Families living on base with children enrolled at Bedford High School should complete the 2018-2019 “First Count” Federal Impact Aid Survey for federally-connected students no later than Oct. 31.
  • Quarterly awards presented to ABG personnel

    66th Air Base Group officials recognized members of the workforce during a quarterly awards ceremony at the base conference center Oct. 12.
  • Inventive tools track technical tweaks

    Acquisition professionals at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, are ditching Excel, manually-tracked comment resolution matrices, emails and clunky SharePoint workflow systems for cheap, cloud-hosted software solutions field-tested and implemented by the U.S. Navy’s Undersea Warfare Center.
  • Pumpkin Patrol keeps children safe this Halloween

    66th Security Forces Squadron personnel along with volunteers will participate in Pumpkin Patrol while children trick-or-treat Oct. 31 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.