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RHU contest winners

January 16, 2018 at 3:48 pm

4 Wing Community Council Following are the winners of the 4 Wing Community Council’s RHU Christmas decorating contest. Congratulations to all! 1st place $150: MCpl Pierre-Luc Rondeau, 841 Oak Drive 2nd place, $125: MWO Chris Crowell, 419 Regent Circle 3rd place, $100: Sgt Jeffrey Ross, 481 Poplar Street 4th place $75: Sgt Donald Bryer,449 Willow Crescent 5th place $50: Cpl Joseph Hayter, 553 Willow Crescent

Photo by Corporal Andre Maillet, 4 Wing Imaging

Wing Commander’s January 2018 message

January 16, 2018 at 3:46 pm

Wing Commander’s Message / Message du commandant de l’escadre Col Paul Doyle On behalf of the 4 Wing Command team, I want to wish you all a very Happy New Year, and welcome you back from a well-deserved holiday break! To those who worked or were deployed over that period, we thank you and your families for your service and continued support. We expect that you will also have a chance to take a well-deservedRead More

Photo: Cpl Andrew MacLean, 4 Wing Imaging

4 Wing tour makes science come alive for Elizabeth School students

January 16, 2018 at 3:42 pm

Jeff Gaye Grade 6 students from Elizabeth School visited 4 Wing last week as part of their science studies. The students are studying flight, and teacher Danielle O’Connor said the tour helped make the concepts real. “The kids loved it,” she said. “The people at the base are just fantastic.” “The students can identify the elevators, the ailerons, the rudders on the planes. They understand how lift works from actually seeing it on the planesRead More

RRSPs: Are they for you?

January 9, 2018 at 2:40 pm

Joyce Sharp, Communications and Marketing Manager, SISIP Commercial Services Even if you have a Canadian Armed Forces pension plan, or belong to another pension plan, there are still many reasons to consider contributing to a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP). Besides the fact that it is an easy way to start saving, here are more reasons to contribute: 1. Building up that nest egg can supplement your retirement income; 2. Contributions are tax deductible 3.Read More

Six new year tips for Christians

Six new year tips for Christians

January 9, 2018 at 2:33 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Marcin Rosinski Here is the new year, and with it the resolutions: “I will lose a few kilograms”, “I will run” … I wish you that with all my heart, but experience tells me not many of us will succeed. How can we make this year better? Well, unfortunately there is no universal solution. But here is a completely subjective list of New Year’s tips – straight from my head, my heartRead More

New Health Promotion program: Blast Off the Pounds!

January 9, 2018 at 2:22 pm

Tammy Buchanan, Health Promotion Manager Looking to make healthier choices this year? Blast Off the Pounds (BOP) is a new program developed to help members lose weight and start a regular exercise regime. The Health Promotion team, in collaboration with the Fitness and Sports crew, is committed to helping you make your positive changes “stick” this year. The 12-week program incorporates a diet component, training sessions, injury prevention and a visit to the grocery store,Read More