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  1. 1. HHC, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade FRSA FLASH Friday, August 17, 2012 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Facebook PageInside this issue:Barrier Exercise 3Baby Seat Recall 3 10th Combat Aviation BrigadeKids Bowl for FREE 5 3,118 likes · 133 talking about thisStrong Bonds Events 7 http://www.facebook.com/10thCABSee “The Lorax” for 11 Help us hit our goal of 10,000 LIKES!FREEFMWR Coming 14AttractionsFree Kids Haircuts 16 We want to encourage all Family mem- bers to join the Soldiers of HHC, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade in our morning PT. We will have a 5K course and a special RENEGADE 5K 2.5K course for the little people. Chil- dren can bring their bicycles as well. Thursday, the 23rd of August Please bring appropriate safety gear if Meet at 8:00 a.m. they are riding while you run! All Soldiers, and Family members (big and We will also have breakfast available small) invited to join in on the fun! after the run.
  2. 2. Page 2 Newsletter TitleAugust 2012  Schedule of Events Thursday, 23 Aug - RenegadeSun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 5K 1 2 3 4 We’ll meet at 8:00 a.m. and will have coffee/breakfast for all after- ward. Families are invited and5 6 7 8 9 10 11 encouraged to come out! There will be a 2.5K course for the little12 13 14 15 16 17 18 ones. Kids can ride their bikes, trikes, etc. Just be sure to bring safety gear!!19 20 21 22 23 24 25  Friday, 24 Aug - Assumption of Responsibility Ceremony26 27 28 29 30 31 CSM Chad Cuomo will assume responsibility as the Brigade CSM at 10:00 a.m.in the 6-6 CAV Han- gar. All Family members are in- vited to attend. Come out and welcome CSM Cuomo and his Family!School Buss Transportation Information Forum  Are you new to our community?  Do you have school aged children?  Would you like to get a refresher on your child’s school bus procedures? Fort Drum’s School Liaison Office in conjunction with Carthage Central School will be hosting a School Bus Information Forum at the Rhicard Hills community center: Wednesday, 22 August at 3:00 p.m. Come learn about school bus procedures so you are ready for school this fall. School Liaison Office 315 772-3214
  3. 3. Volume 1, Issue 1 Page 3BARRIER EXERCISE - 20th of August PLEASE BE AWARE: Fort Drum will conduct a Barrier Ex- ercise on Aug. 20th from 0730 – 1600. Select gates will be affected. You should anticipate sporadic traffic delays throughout the day. Motorists please be aware of the exer- cise and use caution; watch for law enforcement officials and exercise officials wearing reflective body vests. For ad- ditional info on the day of the exercise contact DPTMS Op- Barrier Exercise erations: (315) 772-3333 Monday, August 20th!4 Million Bumbo Baby Seats RecalledCPSC Bumbo Baby Seats have for a free repair kit that includes vent children from getting out ofbeen recalled for the second a restraint belt and instructions or falling from the seat when ittime. on how to safely use the seat. is used as intended: on the floorAbout 4 million Bumbo Baby The repair kit can be ordered by with adult supervision and neverSeats are being recalled after visiting on raised surfaces," said thenearly two dozen reports of in- www.recall.BumboUSA.com statement.fant skull fractures. or calling 866-898-4999. "The health The recall affects all Bumbo and safety of “The repair kit canThe Consumer Product Safety children using be ordered byCommission says babies can wig- Baby Seats, which the company visiting said can be identified in several the Bumbogle out of the floor seats. www.recall.Bum ways including: Baby Seat are boUSA.com orAbout 1 million of the molded our top priori- calling 866-898-foam seats were recalled in Octo- • On the front of the seat in ties." 4999.”ber 2007 for additional warning raised lettering is the word "Bumbo" with the image of an The Bumbolabels against placing the Bumbo floor seatsseats on raised surfaces, such as elephant on top. were sold at Babies R Us, Tar-tables or kitchen counters. • The bottom of the seat has the get, Walmart and other retailersSince the first recall, CPSC and following words: "Manufactured nationwide from August 2003Bumbo International of South by Bumbo South Africa Material: through August 2012.Africa have learned of at least 50 Polyurethane World Patent No.incidents in which babies fell PCT: ZA/1999/00030." The back © 2012 cleveland.com. Allfrom Bumbo seats while they of the seat has several warnings, rights reserved.were being used on raised sur- and seats manufactured sincefaces. CPSC says another 34 ba- 2008 also have warnings on thebies fell from the seats while front of the seat against use onthey were being used on the floor raised surfaces.or at an unknown elevation. In In a statement, the companyall, there were 21 reports of skull said it was adding a restraintfractures to infants. belt to enhance the safety of chil-Consumers are asked to stop us- dren using the Bumbo seat.ing the seats and contact Bumbo "The restraint belt will help pre-
  4. 4. HHC, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Page 4School Liaison Notes INFORMATION PAPER SUBJECT: 2012-2013 School Year School District Schedules “Updated Version” 1. PURPOSE: To provide information regarding the 2012-2013 school year, first day of school and school dis- trict vacations. 2. INFORMATION: a. The first day of school for the 2012-2013 school year is 4 September 2012 for Augustinian, Beaver River, Carthage, General Brown, LaFargeville, and Sackets Harbor. The first day of school for the 2012-2013 school year is 5 September for Belleville Henderson, Copenhagen, Faith Fellowship, Immaculate Heart, Indian River, Lowville, Lyme, South Jefferson, South Lewis, and Thousand Islands. The first day of school for the 2012-2013 school year is 6 September for Alexandria, Gouverneur, and Harrisville. Watertown district will start 5 Sep- tember except for the grades 10-12 and they will start on 6 September. b. The holiday/vacation schedule for the 2012-2013 school year is as follows: School District Holiday/Vacation Dates Augustinian Thanksgiving 21 – 23 November 12 Beaver River Belleville Henderson Christmas 24 Dec 12 - 1 Jan 13 Carthage Copenhagen Winter 18 – 22 February 13 Faith Fellowship General Brown Spring 1 – 5 April 13 Gouverneur Harrisville Immaculate Heart Indian River LaFargeville Lowville Lyme Sackets Harbor South Lewis Thousand Islands Watertown 3. CONCLUSSION: For additional school information, please contact your school directly. Any questions and/or concerns pertaining to your child’s school, please contact the School Liaison Office, at 772- 3214/1311. Harold E. Greer/772-5685
  5. 5. Need Help?Call or visit Military One-Source to find informationabout taxes, parenting, de-ployments, finances, taxes,counseling, PCS moves &
  6. 6. Page 6 FRSA FLASH http://www.facebook.com/10thCAB Help us hit our goal of 10,000 LIKES! This Week In History Aug 17, 1969 - Woodstock Music Festival concludes Aug 18, 1991 - Soviet hard-liners launch coup against Gorbachev Aug 19, 1909 - First race is held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Aug 20, 1911 - First around-the-world telegram sent, 66 years before
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  8. 8. Page 8 FRSA FLASH Did you know ACS schedules a tour of the area every Tuesday morning? It is open to all soldiers and dependants! Call (315) 772-6556 to schedule your spot. Think ACS First! Want to know more about Army life or FRG’s? Call ACS to re- serve a seat.
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  13. 13. Contact Information COMMANDER 1SG CPT Jones SFC Grady samantha.marie.harmon@us.army.mil vittorio.grady@us.army.mil FRG LEADER BDE FRSA Kelly Wright Jackie Sharpe alecadam@hotmail.com O/315-774-1104 or C/315-778-6107 teers!! Still lo oking for FRG Volun