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  • Airmen of Distinction help build homes from the ground up

    Hammering nails, painting walls, shingling a roof, and framing houses was all in a day's work as members of the Airmen of Distinction from Bolling AFB volunteered with Habitat for Humanity Oct. 9 in Washington, D.C. Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit organization which seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make
  • AFDW participates in Operation Change Out

    The Air Force District of Washington is participating in the Energy Star® "Operation Change Out - The Military Challenge," a jointly-sponsored effort between the Defense Department and the U.S. Department of Energy. Operation Change Out encourages everyone connected with a military installation to reduce the energy they use and protect the
  • Pregnancy, Infant Loss Awareness Month honored; 'Wave of Light' candlelight vigil held at Chapel Oct. 15

    For most, October 21 was an ordinary day here. But for Christina Juneau, wife of Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Juneau, a VR53 flight engineer, and their family, it was not just a date on the calendar because it marks when they lost their 6-day old son, Michael Jr. "I lost my son here at the base [in 2006]. He died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • 320th AEW 'deploys' Airmen for inaugural support

    With the 2009 presidential inauguration three months away, more than 85 Airmen have been deployed to the 320th Air Expeditionary Wing, working with the Armed Forces Inaugural Committee, or AFIC. The 320th AEW, headquartered here, exercises administrative control of Airmen supporting a joint requirement within the National Capital Region and is led
  • Securing our freedom

    In a tradition that dates back to the 17th Century, representatives from the 26 NATO countries gathered Oct. 6 for a "Tattoo" hosted by Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, Air Force Chief of Staff. "The NATO Tattoo highlighted incredible teamwork by all Bolling Airmen," said Col. Jon A. Roop, 11th Wing commander. "We demonstrated the same precise mission
  • USAF Band's 2008 holiday concerts at DAR Constitution Hall

    With summer in the rearview mirror, The United States Air Force Band is already making big plans for the winter season. This year's holiday show, "Simple Gifts," will feature the U.S. Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants in a special musical presentation at DAR Constitution Hall. This concert is sure to make your season a little brighter
  • U.S. Air Force, NATO Chiefs Tattoo set for Oct. 6

    The 2008 NATO Air Chiefs Tattoo, themed  "Securing Our Freedom," is scheduled for Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. on the U.S. Air Force Ceremonial Lawn at Bolling Air Force Base, District of Columbia.The event is open to Department of Defense identification card holders.  Attire for the evening is business casual for military members and civilians.  Business
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