With a new splash pad opening in North Salt Lake to celebrate the Fourth of July, a first-ever patriotic concert held at the Davis Center for the Performing Arts in Centerville, and plenty of parades and fireworks to go around, Davis County residents will have a variety of festivities to look forward to in July.After four years of planning a new 13-acre park, North Salt Lake is finally ready to... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
Frances Bradshaw, Outreach Coordinator for the National Defense Education Program (NDEP) STEM grant, described a recent visit by Davis School District Summer Science Camp students to the Hill Aerospace Museum."The purpose of this camp is to get kids excited about science and see the possibilities," said Bradshaw."Because there were so many kids interested this year, they had 75 students this... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
One of this year's international Combined Federal Campaign "hero" award winners, 2nd Lt. Kyle Clements, 748th Supply Chain Management Group, was honored in Washington, D.C., in a recent ceremony honoring the various CFC volunteers from around the world for their efforts.Clements, who was the Intermountain CFC level award winner was selected by a CFC Awards Committee comprised of federal... Read more
Hilltop Times staff
On Friday, Sept. 9, the Team Hill Round-Up Fundraiser, produced by an all-volunteer team, will welcome ticketholders to a Western-themed silent and live auction to be held at Club Hill. Ticket price includes dinner, dancing and great items for bid.Western wear is welcomed and dress is informal. Admittance includes a dinner of smoked brisket, Southwestern macaroni and cheese, a vegetable station,... Read more
Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs
Dreams of a greener tomorrow can become a reality today with the Army and Air Force Exchange Service's introduction of new recycling kiosks at Hill, located at the West Gate Service Station, Building 1210 and at the Express Building 420.The computerized kiosks recycle empty drink cans and plastic bottles into points Airmen can redeem for select merchandise and discounts or even donate to charity.... Read more
Freeze the Gain class schedule"Lose Your Excuse: Tips for a Healthy Holiday"Thursday, Nov. 17, Building 1289 (Main Conference. Room) 1 p.m.-2 p.m.Monday, Nov. 21, Building 100 (Ray Close Conference Room) 11 a.m.-noonNov. 29, Building 533 (Health and Wellness Center) 11 a.m.-noonNov. 30, Building 847 (Training Room) 11 a.m.-noonDec. 1, Building 849 (Ross Marshall Conference Room) 10 a.m.-11 a.m.... Read more
Mary Lou Gorny, Hilltop Times Editor
The spirit of the holidays was in large supply in a kitchen area of the Hill Airman and Family Readiness Center recently as an early morning effort began at 6 a.m. and continued through the late morning.While no sight of a red furry cap or anyone carrying a red bag full of gifts crying, "Ho, ho, ho," could be spied anywhere the spirit of giving was nonetheless clearly at work as a room full of... Read more
All indications were that the timeline for the next step in bringing two F-35 squadrons to Hill continued to move forward. Barbara Fisher, chief of environmental affairs, confirmed the environmental impact statement results were scheduled to be released sometime in January."We currently don't know when the public hearings will be held for Hill," she said, "but we anticipate there will be four (... Read more
2nd Lt. Kelly Sampson, 75th Medical Group
The 75th Medical Group will begin its second renovation project in February 2012 with an estimated completion date of Aug. 17. The following areas are included: Family Medicine, Records, Health Management, Education and Training, Public Health and the public corridors. The current project will provide required functional space to support outpatient healthcare as well as modernize public spaces... Read more
The application window for the current VERA/VSIP for employees serviced by Hill AFB is coming to a close. Applications will only be accepted until Jan. 24, through the VERA/VSIP Interactive Program web site (https://wbhill03.hill.afmc.ds.af.mil/vera_vsip/). VERA/VSIP offers are anticipated to be sent the week of Jan. 30, and the employees approved for VERA/VSIP are expected to be off the... Read more