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  • Road closure near base may cause delays, increased traffic

    Residents, base employees, and users of 127th Avenue (Coral Sea Boulevard) near the main entrance to the base, should plan alternate routes beginning Jan. 23 at midnight.  The stretch of road starting at the crossroads of 288th Street (Biscayne Drive) and 127th Avenue (Coral Sea Boulevard) will be closed as construction on the base’s new entry
  • OPSEC in the Social Media Age

    One of the areas Reserve Citizen Airmen must be vigilant in when it comes to operational security is social media. Erick Holloway, Air Force Reserve Command OPSEC program manager, explained Reservists have a special responsibility to maintain OPSEC even when off-duty in their civilian roles.
  • AF-wide lodging rate increase effective Jan. 1

    Effective Jan. 1, the Air Force Lodging Program has increased nightly lodging rates service-wide in support of Department of Defense reform objectives to make business operations more efficient and provide Airmen with an improved lodging experience.
  • Air Force Marathon makes major changes for 2019

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Marathon opened registration for their 2019 event Jan. 1 with major changes designed to improve the experience for more than 12,000 annual runners. Marathon staff have added a 1K kids’ run, called the Tailwind Trot, and extended the Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge that debuted in 2018 to include an
  • OTS restructures program to increase quality, quantity of officers

    The Air Force’s Officer Training School is changing the paradigm for building officers, pivoting away from separate programs for line and non-line officers and conducting merged classes beginning in January 2019.
  • 2019 Mako Challenge

    Members of the 482nd Fighter Wing competed in the 2019 Mako Challenge on Jan. 5, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Paul Cook)
  • Latest OCP guidance approves current subdued patches

    Airmen wearing OCP uniforms are authorized to add their former Airmen Battle Uniform subdued patches until the mandatory brown subdued ones go into effect.
  • AFRC Yellow Ribbon program celebrates 10th anniversary

    Organizers with the Air Force Reserve Command’s flagship deployer support program celebrated its 10th anniversary training event here over the weekend.
  • Commander's holiday message

    Team Homestead Jennifer, Bryce and I are so happy to be spending our first holiday season with all of you.  We want to wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season. Visiting friends, family, time off work, lots of celebrating and holiday cheer are all something I encourage you to do.  Have a great holiday season while you
  • Unlimited Potential

    If you ever find yourself at the Homestead Air Reserve Base Community Activity Center you may see a whirlwind that goes by the name of “Ms. Carolyn” hurry by. If you do, just let her be. She is on a mission! Carolyn Hollowell is triple hatted in a job that takes three. She is the services business management specialist, the human resources officer