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February 16, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

25% off LA Slam of AV Pro Basketball Game- $3 of proceeds go to Dazzler Cheer Fundraiser

25% off LA Slam of AV Pro Basketball Game- $3 of proceeds go to Dazzler Cheer Fundraiser

LA Slam of Antelope Valley

$9 for 1 Ticket to 2/19 Game vs Arizona Scorpions at 5pm ($12 Reg.)



Los Angeles Slam
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Games played at
AV Christian High School
3700 West Avenue L
Lancaster Ca 93536
Phone: 818-572-5332

Professional Basketball is in the Antelope Valley and Local Living has got you covered providing affordable, quality entertainment to the community. Join us for every dribble, pass, and slam for this exciting inaugural season in the AV. With your purchase of this great deal, you will also be supporting your very ownDazzler Cheer as they will be performing at the half time show.

Featuring notable names as Hip Hop Superstar the “Game”, and former NBA Players such as Tony Farmer, sharp shooters Mike Penberthy (LA Lakers), Lamond Murray (LA Clippers), “The Boss” Keith Closs, and Jeff Trepagnier (USC Trojan), your LA Slam of Antelope Valley is on pace to bring the Championship home to the AV.

The ABA has a rich history dating back to 1967 producing basketball legends such as. Julius (“Dr. J”) Erving, Connie Hawkins, George (“Ice”) Gerving, David Thompson, George McGinnis, Artist Gilmore, Moses Malone, and Rick Berry.

Come out for a night of family fun in the AV and meet and greet the players. Take pictures and get autographs from your favorite Los Angeles SLAM of Antelope Valley player.

About Dazzler Cheer:
Dazzler Cheer was designed to be an affordable, fun way to improve self-esteem, confidence, flexibility and more! We offer many classes for ages 3-18: basic, tumbling, stunt and choreography for our competition teams. From parades to competitions, baseball team nights to fundraisers, holiday parties to cheer camp.



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February 16, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thomasville Custom Upholstery is at Aven’s. You want quality right?


I hear it more and more every day, “I’m looking for better quality this time. We’ve had the cheap stuff.”

I’m happy to report that Aven’s is committed to quality products. I stock the store with products that I would be happy to have in my home.

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Thomasville has over 1000 fabrics for you to choose from. Contrast fabrics on throw pillows, fringes, and braids are no extra charge!

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February 16, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The next generation bomber is here


The Air Force doesn’t even want you to know it’s building a new bomber, but service officials graciously included two paragraphs about the program in DoD’s budget overview on Monday. Here they are in their entirety:

The next generation bomber is a new acquisition program that began in FY 2012. By leveraging the “Family of Systems” synergistic capabilities, the new bomber will not need the same capabilities that were planned for the previous Next Generation Bomber. The new bomber will incorporate many subsystems (engines, radars, other avionics) and technologies that are already proven. The bomber will carry precision-guided conventional weapons and nuclear weapons. It will be optionally manned, providing operational flexibility when planning missions of long duration or in challenging anti-access environments.

By relying on proven technologies and by planning to evolve the aircraft over time as threats evolve, similar to the B-52 legacy fleet, the up-front acquisition costs will be reduced significantly from the B-2 experience. The average procurement unit cost is anticipated to be about $550 million in FY 2010 dollars for a fleet of 80–100 aircraft. The Air Force plans to utilize an executive-level, highly streamlined, stable oversight structure to manage the program, and keep requirements manageable, tradable and affordable. Funding in FY 2013 is $0.3 billion and totals $6.3 billion from FY 2013 – FY 2017.

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Let’s review: The new official line for mass consumption seems to be that the Air Force no longer wants a hypersonic Romulan Warbird complete with cloaking device and disruptor beams. Rather, it wants a good ‘ol pickup that borrows components from airplanes that already fly, and one that, like the eternal B-52, can eventually take missions its original designers might never have dreamed of. The airplane won’t cost anything close to a $2 billion B-2, and that means the Air Force can buy as many as 100 of them — the most of any one model bomber it will have flown in decades.

Since it’s no longer the Next-Generation Bomber, the Air Force needed a new name. So it reached deep into its poetic blue soul — the place that has given us aircraft with incredible names such as “Valkyrie;” “Stratofortress;” and “Thunderchief,” and decided to call the new bomber “LRS-B.” Here’s what the service said in its own budget synopsis Monday:

The Air Force is committed to modernizing bomber capacity and capabilities to support LRS [Long-Range Strike] military options. Development of the next steps to advance the family of systems critical to the LRS capability is ongoing. These steps include the platforms, ISR, electronic warfare, communications and weapons that make up this critical national capability. The future bomber, LRS-B, must be able to penetrate the increasingly dense anti-access/area denial environments developing around the world. To this end, the Air Force FY 2013 Budget Request includes funding to continue the development of an affordable, long range, penetrating aircraft that incorporates proven technologies. This follow-on bomber represents a key component to the Joint portfolio of conventional and nuclear deepstrike capabilities.

Not quite as down-to-earth and not quite as rosy in the service-level documents. Inside its wedge of the Building, the Air Force evidently still views its new bomber as only one system sibling in the system family of systems that will collectively put steel on tomorrow’s targets. This muddies the waters a little — it’s one thing to build a reliable ‘ol airplane that can haul a buncha bombs, but it’s another to assume that your new bomber must also have new off-board “ISR, electronic warfare, communications and weapons.”

The danger for the Air Force is that for however simple and cheap it makes the new airplanes, it could wind up like the surface Navy when GAO asked about the Air and Missile Defense Radar: Contemplating a less-capable platform that relies on as-yet undeveloped, “Enemy of the State”-level sensor and space network integration. Or, at worst, Long Range Strike could become the Air Force’s version of Future Combat Systems, involving so many new programs and requiring so much integration that it could collapse under its own weight. So not only does the service need to tackle the already difficult job of just building a new airplane, it needs to make sure it can actually field all the accessories, too.

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February 16, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

AF chief forced to defend cuts

The Air Force’s top man appeared worn out Thursday when he took the podium at a downtown Washington D.C. Hilton. Fighting a cold, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz asked for a throat lozenge from his assistant as he started his speech, hosted by a prominent D.C. think-tank, 30 minutes late.

Schwartz quickly apologized for his tardiness, explaining how his schedule got pushed back due to a blitz from two Congressional delegations wanting an explanation to the cuts the leadership laid out last week to Air Force’s force structure and the Air National Guard.

It’s one of many trips the Air Force four-star will surely make to Capitol Hill in this budget cycle, as the Guard has plenty of Congressional allies. Those champions will want an explanation to why four of the six combat coded tactical air squadrons cut were Guard and Guardsmen made up more than half of the 10,000 airmen chosen for the drawdown.

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Schwartz launched into his justification for targeting the Guard for the brunt of the cuts. He said the Guard has grown in recent years when the service’s active component has shrunk. The Guard and Reserve make up 35 percent of the Air Force compared to 25 percent in 1990. Guard and Reserve units also own a larger portion of aircraft growing from 23 percent to 28 percent since 1990.

Schwartz explained to the crowd, still nibbling on remnants of boxed lunches, how he had the support of the Guard and Reserve leadership. He pointed to a column printed in Air Force Times signed by himself, Reserve Chief Lt. Gen. Charles Stenner and Air Guard Director Lt. Gen. Harry “Bud” Wyatt, explaining how the three chose the cuts together.

Critiques haven’t fallen on deaf years in Schwartz’s Pentagon office. He’s heard the cries from concerned airmen worried about the death of the A-10. The service will retire 102 of the 348 A-10s in the service’s fleet as part of this round of cuts. Frustration rose into the chief’s voice when he explained how those retirements do not signal a reduction in the service’s commitment to close air support.

“The A-10 is a noble airplane, but one should not accept the hype that the Air Force is moving away from CAS,” he said. “Nothing could be further from the truth.”

Schwartz eagerly spoke about the next generation bomber, a program that looked to be in danger until President Obama released a defense strategy that emphasizes a long strike capacity if China or North Korea start to act up.  It was a welcome respite for the special operations pilot with 38 years of service to explain the case he made before about an aging bomber fleet in need of an upgrade.

In his third year as the Air Force chief he was quick to back up and caution that the Air Force can’t slip into the same mistakes it made with the B-2 program and end up with only 21 planes costing $2 billion a piece.

“That’s not in the cards,” Schwartz told the crowd.

On his way out, the Air Force chief made time for the press answering more questions as his aides looked on grimly constantly checking their watches explaining how the general was already late to his next meeting. Heading to the door Schwartz had to make one last defense. This time he had to stand behind a controversial F-22 Accident Investigation Board report the Pentagon’s inspector general announced it would probe for mistakes.

With that, one of Schwartz’s aides boxed out a reporter and the general boarded his black SUV. Next week is sure to bring a stiffer test as Congress gets its chance to dig its teeth into the proposed cuts made by the military on a public stage.

The Air Force chief might need a whole bag of throat lozenges.


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Success Secrets Powerful Thinking

Success Secrets Powerful Thinking

Remember, how powerful our little muscle we call the tongue can be to ignite the fires of internal origins and as a result experience negative external circumstances. Now if this is true about negative circumstances, it can also be true about positive circumstances as well. As a result, without fighting the past or any mental attitude or programmed consciousness that has been instilled over a period of years, direct your consideration toward igniting a new fire. Think positively of a more successful lifestyle and you willemotionally feel, and mentally see, more success and happiness everywhere and in everything that you do. Think of life as a game of success and happiness to be played with joy.

success and happiness are a state of mind and it is the God-intended freedom to decide which direction to go. Your Mind is unlimited. Your ability to create is unlimited. As a result, Success and happiness are limitless. You can create as much success and happiness as you desire. Infinite Wisdom has placed no limitation on your thoughts, positive or negative. Our thoughts are like Infinite Wisdom says to us, “You have in you the greatest creative instrument of all, thought. You have as much thought as you wish to use. You can use it as you see fit to succeed in whatever direction you wish. Now, it is up to you to decide which way to go!”

Make your mind up today, to consequently think, and act, and respond to life so that you will bring success and happiness into your experience in an ever-increasing approach. Positively, and without pressure declare, and in that declaration feel, that more success and happiness are yours in abundance. Just look around you, look at the rich and famous, the people who have changed the world as we know it. It’s all available in abundance. Know that love, success and happiness are creating your external experiences and are prompting your every thought into action and results. The fact that you are successful and happy will not diminish the success or happiness of anyone else. Be certain that you can be more successful and happy twenty-four hours a day. Any thought that being more successful or happy will result in being unhappy, is false.

Once you prove to yourself that this is true, and embody it into your thinking and living. Through the teachings of Success Secret Vaults Life Scripting Program, you will pave the way for richer, fuller circumstances in life. This new attitude of more success and happiness is catching on. Your business associates or those in your immediate circle of influence will also react appropriately. Everyone you contact will feel this sense of safety, of composure, peace of mind, success and happiness that is now emanating from you.

You can use your secret power for more success and happiness in your life and the lives of others in an ever-in-creasing way, by programming your own consciousness of good. What better advice can be followed, for our programming our own consciousness of good, than these words from the Bible: Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength, and my redeemer. Let happiness and joy flow from you to me- from me to all.

With this in mind more success, happiness and joy will flow naturally from your inner being.

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February 15, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

50% off My Charmies Wristbands

50% off My Charmies Wristbands

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February 15, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

100 Romantic ways to show your love on Valentine’s Day


Just a few of these ideas will make your man feel loved. To show him how truly special he is, pick a bunch of ideas and surprise him with your loving bouquet of sweet sentiments on February 14. From 100 to one, we have lots of romantic Valentine’s Day inspiration for you!

100. Send your sweetie a sweet, short and sexy text
 or email. (Not to his work email!)

99. Leave a little note in his briefcase or laptop bag so he will find it when he gets to work.

98. When your significant other gets home, be waiting in the bedroom dressed in your favorite sexy lingerie (or nothing at all!) … you know what happens next.

97. Plan a surprise outing! Start with dinner at his favorite restaurant, then reveal tickets to a show or sports game.

96. Take a hot air balloon ride together.

95. Surprise him with that special something he has been coveting (no matter how big or small).

94. Send flowers or cookies for no reason at all.

93. Take his dog for a walk.Love Notes on Mirror

92. Stock his fridge with his favorite beer and his shelves with his favorite snacks.

91. Stop by your sweetie’s office around lunchtime with his favorite noontime nosh.

90. Take a drive together — car trips provide some of the best time for talking one-on-one.

89. Snuggle after sex — even if you are tired.

88. Give a back massage.

87. Offer a foot rub — without asking for one in return!

86. Fill up his gas tank.

85. If he comes home after a boy’s night WAY past the time he said he would, let it go. 

84. Make breakfast in bed.

83. Stay in bed all day — pajamas optional. 

82. Take a late-night, hand-in-hand stroll.

81. Sign up for a class you know he has been wanting to take together.

80. Make up silly nicknames for each other that you ONLY call each other in private!

79. Make a mousepad (or a mug or a calendar) with your picture on it for his desk.

78. Start a hobby together.

Young Couple with Wine77. Do something nice for his mother, brother, sister, etc.

76. Let him pick the movie this time.

75. Make a special dinner for him.

74. When he gets home, hand him a glass of wine, sit down together and let him talk about his day.

73. Do chores or errands without being asked and without complaining.

72. Put the toilet seat down.

71. Leave a note on the bathroom mirror so he will see it first thing in the morning.

70. Send a sexy picture message to his phone.

69. Leave a note for him to meet at his favorite bar or club. When he arrives, do some fun role-play and pretend you are meeting for the first time.

68. Wash his car for him.

67. Do his laundry.

66. Recreate your first date — then recall all the feelings you had for each other that very first night.

65. Make a creative coupon book (free massage, free night out with the guys, etc.) without an expiration date!

64. Book a couple’s massage.

63. Plan a romantic getaway to a bed and breakfast.

62. Dedicate a day to the one you love — plan a day filled with his favorite things.

61. Plan a surprise party for him.

60. Send him a nice (or naughty!) card. Even if you live together, mail it!

59. Take out the trash.

58. Buy him a calendar and fill it with important dates (our first dinner together, our three-year anniversary, etc.).

57. Have a romantic/sexy photo session done together or have sexy pictures taken of yourself and make a private album for him.

56. Make a big deal out of the holidays.

55. Scatter rose petals on the bed

54. If he has to work late, have his favorite take-out delivered to the office, and pre-pay, of course!

53. Have a talk about the future and let him know that he is a part of it.

52. Buy his favorite perfume, and simply put it in the medicine cabinet for him to discover on his own.

51. Declare a day of the week “your” day — always spend that day together, even if you just snuggle on the couch together.

50. Take him home to meet the family.

49. Propose.

48. Go on a picnic.

47. Explore your adventurous sides together — do something daring that neither of you have tried before, such as bungee jumping or sky diving. The experience will bring you closer.

46. Designate a place as “yours” — your favorite restaurant or bar — and frequent it together often.

45. Volunteer together. Work side-by-side at your local animal shelter, nursing home or as you gather donations for your local food bank.

44. Take him to an art gallery or art walk.

43. Arrange to have a house cleaner come to his place and spruce things up!

42. Introduce him to your best friends.

41. Walk him out when he leaves for work.

40. Make him a special bag lunch with a note written on a napkin inside.

39. Get him a subscription to his favorite magazine.

38. If he has a business trip, offer to drive to the airport, so he doesn’t have to take a cab.

37. Leave a sweet note on a post-it on his car windshield or steering wheel.

36. Flirt with him unabashedly.

35. If he has been working out extra hard or dieting, compliment him on his weight loss or how big his muscles are getting.

34. Rent some silly comedies and spend the night laughing together.

33. Take a shower together.

32. Offer to shave his face or ask him to shave your legs.

31. Guys, offer to paint your ladies toes.

30. Go stargazing. Bring a bottle of champagne.

29. Try an activity that he loves, such as golf, or that she loves, like shopping! (No complaining!)

28. Get up early on the weekend and do some of the chores he has on his list.

27. Laugh at his jokes.

26. Compliment her on her new hairstyle, shoes, outfit, etc.

25. Frame a picture of the two of you during a special trip.

24. Ask his mother for the recipe to his favorite dish that she made him growing up.

23. Ask her father for her hand and his blessing.

22. Buy a little teddy bear to sleep with when you are not there.

21. Get her oil changed and her brakes checked.

20. Take a horse-drawn carriage ride. (Bonus points if this is at Christmastime or Valentine’s Day.)

19. Buy her favorite chocolates and sneak some into her purse.

18. Buy him a new tie.

17. Iron his shirts.

16. Feed each other dinner. Or better yet, dessert.

15. Sneak a sexy note into the pocket of his slacks or into her purse.

14. Kiss him when he leaves in the morning and when he gets home at night.

13. Brag about him to his friends for something really macho that he does.

12. Tell her mother how smart you think she is.

11. Go on a bike ride — extra credit for using a tandem bike.

10. Baby him when he is sick.

9. Leave lipstick kisses on the bathroom mirror.

8. Go to the park together (even if you don’t have kids). Go down the slide, play on the teeter-totter and go on the swings.

7. Let him teach you a new skill.

6. Buy a little gift and surprise him at the end of a long week.

5. Go hiking together.

4. Take a trip to the beach.

3. Watch the sun set or rise together.

2. Share the morning paper and some mimosas over the weekend.

1. Grab him spontaneously and kiss him like you mean it.


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February 14, 2012 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment



As chairman of the Southwest Defense Alliance I am pleased to announce the

publication of the Alliance’s first economic report. The six-state southwestern area

covered in this report is vitally important to the preservation of our nation’s defense.

The facilities, the air, land and sea ranges, research capabilities and industrial base

combined are a national asset that is irreplaceable.

We hope this report will be a source document for elected and appointed officials,

community leaders, business executives and other interested parties and that it will be

the basis for the development of sound public policy well into the future. Updates to

this report will be provided annually and will be available on our new website.

Lastly, we want to thank all of our sponsors as noted in the report. Without them,

this report would not be possible. A special note of appreciation goes to Chang &

Adams Consulting, Mr. Sean Walsh senior advisor to the Chairman and Director of

Global Affairs of the Bingham Consulting Group, Governor Pete Wilson, Supervisor

Jon McQuiston of Kern County, Mr. Joe Czyzyk, former Chairman of the Los

Angeles Chamber of Commerce and Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive

Officer of Mercury Air Group, David Herbst, Executive Vice President and Chief

Corporate Officer of the Mercury Air Group and the Los Angeles Chamber of


Ashley J. Hall


Brigadier General (ret)

United States Army

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Improving Government Performance: Closing the IT Gap

The 21st Annual Federal CIO Survey Conference

Federal CIO Survey

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Wednesday, May 4, 2011

The Grand Hyatt, Washington DC

The Federal Government has already begun transitioning to a more transparent, open, and innovative environment.  At the TechAmerica Federal CIO Survey Event, we unveiled the results of our 2011 CIO Survey, identifying key issues and trends that emerged this year. We discussed the ways in which the Administration and Congress might focus on 21st century challenges and how technology innovation is essential to transforming government.

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View the 2011 CIO Survey Press Release 

Watch the Event 

Debbie Granberry, VP Business Development, CSC, and Chairman of the TechAmerica Federal Civil Committee, kicks off the program and welcomes the morning keynote speaker

Martha Johnson, Administrator, GSA, delivers the morning keynote

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Norm Lorentz, Director, Global Public Sector, Grant Thornton LLP, 
presents the findings of the 2011 CIO Survey

Debbie Granberry, VP Business Development, CSC, and Chairman of the TechAmerica Federal Civil Committee, introduces the 25 Point Plan panel

Panel 1: The 25 Point Plan for IT Reform with GSA, HUD, State, and USDA

Steve Watkins, Editor, FedTimes, introduces the lunch keynote speaker

Lunch Keynote: Beth McGrath, Deputy Chief Management Officer, U.S. Dept of Defense

Program Management Panel with USDA and iCollege

Debbie Granberry, VP Business Development, CSC, and Chairman of the TechAmerica Federal Civil Committee, introduces Roger Baker

Afternoon Keynote: Roger Baker, Assistant Secretary Information & Technology and CIO, U.S. Dept of Veterans Affairs

Tom Johnstin, General Manager, Federal Systems, Computer Aid, Inc, provides closing remarks


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