The Kwajalein hourglass

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The Kwajalein hourglass
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P h o t o s b y S h e i l a G i d e o n Photos by Sheila Gideon S p r i n g B r e a k M u s i c F e s t i v a l b r o u g h t Spring Break Music Festival brought i s l a n d m u s i c i a n s d a n c e r s c o o k s a n d island musicians, dancers, cooks and b r e w e r s t o E m o n B e a c h f o r a n a f t e r n o o n brewers to Emon Beach for an afternoon o f f u n F o r m o r e s e e p a g e 6 of fun. For more, see page 6.


2The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 THE KWAJALEIN HOURGLASS The Kwajalein Hourglass is named for the insignia of the U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division, which liberated the island from the forces of Imperial Japan on Feb. 4, 1944. The Kwajalein Hourglass is an authorized publication for military personnel, federal employees, contractor workers and their families assigned to U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll. Contents of the Hourglass are not necessarily of cial views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, Department of Defense, Department of the Army or USAKA. It is published Saturdays in accordance with Army Regulation 360-1 and using a network printer by Kwajalein Range Services editorial staff. Phone: Defense Switching Network 254-2114; Local phone: 52114 Printed circulation: 1,200 E-mail: Commanding Of cer ....Col. Joseph Gaines Sergeant Major.............Sgt. Maj. Hohn WolfActing Public Affairs Of cer....Michael SakaioManaging Editor ....................Sheila Gideon Temp Associate Editor .......Wendy Peacock Media Specialist......................Shawn Brady Media Specialist..........................Eva Seelye Rumor: USAKA is getting 21 new pieces of strength equipment and two treadmills. Yes. As part of the 2012 Army Bulk buy for tness equipment, USAKA was included and will be receiving 21 new pieces of Nautilus selectorized strength equipment that will be arriving May 2. The equipment will be put into use at both the Ivey and Roi tness centers. Traditional FoodThe traditional Marshallese diet consists of breadfruit for starch, seafood for protein and pandanus, bananas, taro and coconuts to round out a meal. Although rice and canned meats are common now, traditional foods are still offered, especially when you are in the “outer islands.” ... to Community Activities, parents, fellow students, faculty/staff and all other community members who helped make the eighth graders’ concession stand at “The Muppet Movie” a terri c evening. Events like that cannot be successful without the support of our fellow residents. We all (students and advisors alike) appreciate your help. ... to the hard-working volunteers who helped make this year’s Spring Break Music Fest such an entertaining extravaganza.Thumbs Up! Town Hall MeetingsRMI Workers 1-2 p.m., Thursday, at Island Memorial ChapelKwaj Residents6-7 p.m., Thursday, at the High School MP RoomRoi Residents5-6 p.m., April 20, at the Outrigger ClubUSAKA/RTS Commander Col. Joseph Gaines CorrectionA Thumbs Up submitted for the March 31 issue of the Hourglass misidenti ed a student as being chosen for the Army Paci c Teen Panel. It should have identi ed Jennifer Hibberts as one of the chosen student representatives. Thumbs up to Jennifer and the other students chosen as representatives.


3The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 Photos and graphic design by Sheila Gideon


4The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 Roi resident passes awayHourglass Reports A colleague, James Bodmer, was lost this past week on March 31. Our condolences go out to his family and friends. This was BodmerÂ’s second tour at Reagan Test Site. His rst tour was from 1988 to 1992, where he lived on Kwajalein and worked for Telemetry on Carlos and Gagan. He left in 1992 to earn his bachelorÂ’s degree in biomedical engineering and then a masterÂ’s in electrical and computer engineering, both from the University of Iowa. Bodmer returned on Dec. 31, 2005, as a hardware engineer with Kwajalein Range Services, living on RoiNamur. He was the KRS lead engineer on the software development efforts for the RDO Sensors Project and also for the Environmental Monitoring System for the RTS Optics Modernization Program. These projects enabled remote monitoring and control of the radar and optics sensors, and provided local and remote operators and maintainers with enhanced situational awareness of the sensor equipment. He worked closely with MIT Lincoln Laboratory to coordinate and implement this project to give all RTS radars improved reliability and enhanced troubleshooting capabilities. Besides the RSP and EMS development programs, Bodmer also maintained the ROSA Common Digital Hardware at ALTAIR on Roi and at the MPS-36Â’s on Kwajalein. He was very much into computer technology and was interested in the development of Rich Internet Applications, Server Side Web applications and relational databases. On a personal note, Bodmer participated in the Rustman Triathlon in 1989 and 1990. He was an avid scuba diver and photographer. He was a past president of the Roi-Namur DolphinÂ’s Club. Bodmer also designed and maintained the Roi-Namur Dolphins website and many of his photos are posted there. Bodmer was looking forward to hiking the Appalachian Trail with his father later this month, something they did together each year. He was also planning on spending some time afterwards in Amherst, Mass., at his fatherÂ’s home. Bodmer was a hard-working engineer, a good friend and a sincerely good person who will be missed by all who knew and worked with him. There will be a Celebration of Life ceremony for Bodmer at 6 p.m., Friday, at the Tradewinds Theater. Everyone is invited to attend. Please come with a small tale to share about our friend and colleague. Photos courtesy of Kerry Young Community Relations Council held with U.S., RMI representativesThe 223rd Community Relations Council meeting was held Wednesday at the U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll Headquarters conference room. The CRC is mandated by the Compact of Free Association between the U.S. and Republic of the Marshall Islands. It is one of several forums, including the Joint Committee Meeting, Working Level Joint Committee Meeting and the Joint Labor Relations Board, held on a regular basis between the U.S. and RMI officials. The CRC focuses on community-level issues of mutual interest between USAKA, the RMI and the Kwajalein Atoll Local Government. In the recent meeting, the U.S. delegation was headed by USAKA/RTS Commander Col. Joseph Gaines, and the RMI delegation was led by Chief Secretary Casten Nemra. Left, Gaines and Nemra jointly sign the minutes from the 222nd meeting of the CRC.Photos by Sheila Gideon


5The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 M i l i t a r y Military C a s u a l t i e s CasualtiesSpc. James E. Dutton, 25, of Checotah, Okla., died March 31 in Logar province, Afghanistan. Dutton was assigned to the 125th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas. Spc. David W. Taylor, 20, of Dixon, Ky., died March 29 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan. Taylor was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C Cpl. Roberto Cazarez, 24, of Harbor City, Calif., died March 30 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Pfc. Johnathon F. Davis, 20, of Grif n, Ga., died March 29 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds Congratulations to Travis Engstrom of Kwajalein Range Services Property Management for certifying as a Professional Property Specialist through the National Property Management Association. Employee reaches milestonePhoto by Sheila Gideonsuffered from enemy small arms re. Davis was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C. Capt. Francis D. Imlay, 31, of Vacaville, Calif., died March 28 from injuries received in an accident involving an F-15 aircraft near a base in Southwest Asia. He was assigned to the 391st Fighter Squadron, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. Sgt. Joseph D’Augustine, 29, of Waldwick, N.J., died March 27 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Sgt. William R. Wilson III, of Getzville, N.Y., died March 26 in Paktika province, Afghanistan, of wounds from small arms re. Wilson was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, Grafenwoehr, Germany. T a x M y t h s Tax Myths m t ty a s st t y o o n 1. If I work overseas there is no need to le a tax return because I don’t pay any income taxes. This is false. Those eligible to le IRS Form 2555 (Foreign Earned Income Exclusion) must le a tax return to take advantage of the foreign income exclusion. See IRS Publication 54 (Tax Guide for U.S. Citizens and Resident Aliens Abroad) and for all the details. 2. I do not have to pay state income taxes because I am overseas. This may be false and the answer depends on the given state tax law. The question of whether a taxpayer must pay a state income tax depends upon the law of the state, territory or possession which they are a resident. Some states have income tax for “in-state residents” but not for “out-ofstate residents.” Taxpayers are highly encouraged to consult their respective state department of revenue. Failure to do so may lead to owing delinquent state taxes, penalties and interest. 3. I automatically qualify for the foreign income exclusion bene t as soon as I leave the United States. This is false. An otherwise eligible taxpayer quali es for the exclusion when he or she is outside the United States for a period of 330 days (physical presence test) or is a bona de resident (for entire tax year) in a foreign country. The days do not have to be consecutive. Extensions may be requested. See IRS Publication 54 and 4. If I stay abroad for part of the tax year I can receive “partial” foreign earned income exclusion. This is false. A taxpayer must qualify under either the physical presence test or bona de resident. If the taxpayer does not meet either test the taxpayer cannot claim the exclusion. 5. Even if I am overseas I must le my taxes on April 17. This is false. Taxpayers living overseas receive an automatic 2 month extension (June 17) to le their tax return. However, interest will be charged on any tax due as shown on the return from April 17. L i s t e d b e l o w a r e Listed below are s o m e c o m m o n t a x i s s u e s some common tax issues e n c o u n t e r e d b y t a x p a y e r s a t U S A K A / R T S encountered by taxpayers at USAKA/RTS. T a x p a y e r s s h o u l d f a m i l i a r i z e t h e m s e l v e s w i t h t h e v a r i o u s Taxpayers should familiarize themselves with the various r u l e s a n d c o n s u l t w i t h t a x p r o f e s s i o n a l s w h e n i n d o u b t F o r m s a n d rules and consult with tax professionals when in doubt. Forms and p u b l i c a t i o n s l i s t e d b e l o w a r e a v a i l a b l e o n l i n e a t t h e U S I R S w e b s i t e publications listed below are available online at the U.S. IRS website. G e n e r a l q u e s t i o n s c a n a l s o b e d i r e c t e d t o t h e U S A K A / R T S L e g a l O f c e General questions can also be directed to the USAKA/RTS Legal Of ce.


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8The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012Rene Prenoveau swings for the fences as umpire Joe Coleman and catcher Terri Thompson look on. DISPATCH FROM ROI Roi Rat SoftballWhether you play or are a spectator, you canÂ’t beat the excitement of a Roi softball game! Photos by Kim YarnesBan Eradrick, Stanley Lomae and Kimao Nenam cheer their team from the bench. Ricky Reyna tags Bolitan Jednio out while teammate Jeremy Williams backs him up. Scorekeepers Bolian Jednio and Kus Titas keep track of stats during the softball game at Roi-Namur Field. Dan Ortiz, standing, Ricky Everette, center and Jim Bennett closely watch the softball game at Roi-Namur Field. Dino Lakjohn throws the ball home during his softball match. The Roi Rats team joins together for a group photo following their softball game.


9The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 Submit your own photo! E-mail it to Julie Alves From Wendy PeacockFrom Julie Wathen From Kay Geraghty From Julie Wathen From Wendy PeacockFrom Julie AlvesFrom Kay Geraghty


10The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 Religious ServicesCatholic 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Small Chapel 9:15 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial Chapel Protestant 8 a.m., Sunday, Traditional Service, Island Memorial Chapel 9:30 a.m., Sunday School, all ages welcome 11 a.m., Sunday, Contemporary Service, Island Memorial Chapel Roi-Namur service at 7 p.m., Friday Latter-day Saints 10 a.m., Sunday, CRC Room 3 Jewish Second Friday of the month in the REB. Times will vary. Contact the chaplain’s of ce at 53505 for more information. Holiday ServicesHoly Saturday: 7 p.m., Easter Vigil service Easter Sunday: 6:30 a.m., Protestant service, Emon Beach 9:15 a.m., Easter Sunday MassKRS AND CMSI job listings for on-island positions will be available at the Kwajalein, RoiNamur and Ebeye Dock Security Check Point bulletin boards, the bulletin board by the Continental Travel Of ce, the Roi-Namur Terminal/ Post Of ce bulletin board and at Human Resources in Building 700. Job listings for contract positions will be available at on the bulletin board by the Continental Travel Of ce and on the Roi-Namur Terminal/Post Of ce bulletin board. Full job descriptions and requirements for contract openings are located online at KRS employment applications are continually accepted for casual positions in the community services departments, medical department and the HR temp pool. Some of the casual positions are recreation aid, medical of ce, substitute teacher and HR temp pool of ce support. Questions, call 54916. PATIO SALETODAY, 3-6 p.m., quarters 452-B. PCS sale, clothing, TV antenna components, scuba gear and household goods. TODAY, 1-5 p.m., Dome 186. TODAY AND MONDAY, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., quarters 121-A. TODAY AND MONDAY, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., quarters 136-D. PCS sale, patio deck, clothing, shoes, le cabinets, couch and fans. LOSTIPHONE 4 with gray case at ARC. Call the Hourglass at 52114 if found. SMALL PLASTIC BAG containing “History of Micronesia” parts 1, 2 and 3 CDs, downtown after work March 24. Contact Bob Sholar at 51815. FOUNDLADIES WALLET, turned in at the music booth during Spring Break Music Fest. Contact the Lost and Found at the Post Of ce to claim. WANTEDHOUSE SITTING opportunity for former resident, Ray Smead, April 26 to May 2. He will be visiting to participate in the Rustman Triathlon. Contact Bob or Jane Sholar. FOR SALEGUITAR AMPLIFIER/SPEAKER cabinet combo: Peavey transtube 212 EFX, 100 watt, two 12-inch speakers, 9 digital effects, two inputs, clean and lead channels, very good condition and sound, very loud, perfect for gigs and jam sessions, $200. Call Jarem at 54867. SECTIONAL COUCH with ottoman, light green color, $600 and dining room table and four chairs, $150. Call 51862 and leave a message. INDOOR/OUTDOOR ceiling fan, great shape, $50 and REI two-person in atable kayak, $200. Call Cassie or Tyler at 52371. PCS SALE, SECTIONAL COUCH, green, with double-sized fold out bed, two recliners and built-in drink holders, perfect for sleepovers, hanging out and relaxing, $300 or best offer. Call 50545. PCS SALE. Slingshot ns, $50; dive ns, $10; snorkels, $3; coffee maker, $15; clip-on radio/ earbuds for gym, $10; bed linens, full size, $10 per set; blanket/bedspread, $10; pillows, $3; four-place Stoneware dish set, $15; four-place knife/fork/spoon set, $10; te on pot, colander, Tupperware containers, placemats and dish towels. Call Mac at 51068. MATCHING OAK veneer bookcase and cabinet, $40 as a pair or $25 each; Thomas the Train play table, $25; Thomas the Train tracks, trains and accessories, $100 and small computer desk, $20. Call 52670 in the evenings. BOOTIES FOR diving or ree ng, black, size 6 and 7, $10. Call 50165. PRINCE TENNIS racket $10; eight Superlite roller blade wheels, new, $10; two sets of 16 roller blade bearings, new, $10 each and chair/ ottoman futon, $175. Call 51889. ROCKER/RECLINER from the Exchange, good condition, $25; two In-Step trailers, Kwaj condition, $10 each; lightweight aluminum trailer, excellent condition, $25; Nexus 4 Sun bike, excellent condition, $100 and women’s Lamborghini bike, $5. Call 51129. PROLINE 23-FOOT POWERBOAT with Suzuki 250 HP (low hours), 15 HP Mercury kicker, aluminum hardtop, fast, sturdy boat in great shape for diving, shing, water sports or cruising, aluminum trailer, big shack with full refrigerator, A/C, lots of tools, Penn international with pole, $39,000 or best offer. Call Tyler at work, 52010, or home, 52371. COMMUNITY NOTICESEASTER EGG HUNT is at 4 p.m., Sunday, starting at the Rich Theater. Join us for this eggstravaganza. Kids up to grade 6 are welcome. Bring your camera for an Easter Bunny photo opportunity following the hunt. Please be on time; this event will start promptly at 4 p.m., you don’t want your little ones to miss out on the fun. THE KWAJALEIN Amateur Radio Club will host a testing session at 7 p.m., Wednesday, at the Ham Shack on Ocean Road, just south of the Adult Pool. Contact Rick Johnston, at 50948, for study guides or any questions. KWAJALEIN SCUBA CLUB annual safety meeting will be at 7 p.m., Wednesday, at the high school MP Room. Bring your Divers Alert Network Card for prizes. THE CYSS HIGH SCHOOL Keystone Club is collecting used sports equipment for distribution to Third Island residents. Drop-offs can be made at the Teen Center any evening until 8 p.m. from now until Wednesday. Contact Jared Barrick with questions. BINGO IS THURSDAY at the Paci c Club. Card sales begin at 5:30 p.m; Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. Blackout completion at 58 numbers, $1,800 payout; Windfall completion at 24 numbers, $1,400 payout. Must be 21 to enter and play, bring your ID. Come out and have some fun with us. Questions, contact Darren Moore at 55599. WANT TO LEARN how to bake? From 6:308:30 p.m., April 14, at the CDC House Kitchen, all CYSS registered children in kindergarten through grade 6 are invited to attend “Jelly Pie” Caf Pacific Lunch DinnerSunday Beef Stew Chef’s Choice Entree White Rice Thursday Sliced Roast Beef Buffalo Wings Mashed Potatoes/Gravy April 14 Roast Pork Loin Italian Pizza Oven Roasted Potatoes Thursday Kwaj Fried Chicken Beef Broccoli Au Gratin Potatoes Wednesday Roast Top Sirloin Roast Chicken Baked Potatoes Friday Chicken Nuggets Lemon Herb Baked Ono White Rice Friday Grilled Pork Chop Tuna Casserole Lyonnaise Potatoes Monday Herb Chicken Breast Chef’s Choice Entree Assorted Breads Wednesday Beef Stroganoff Chef’s Choice Entree Egg Noodles Sunday Spaghetti Italian Sausage Eggplant Parmesan Monday Swedish Meatballs Chef’s Choice Entree Savory Island Rice Tuesday Sliced Turkey Breast Sage Stuffing Mashed Potatoes Tuesday BBQ Pork Butt Cheeseburger Macaroni Steamed Potatoes April 14 Meatloaf Chef’s Choice Entree Macaroni and Cheese


11The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 Caf Roi Friday Enchiladas Grilled Chicken Fajitas Build Your Own Nachos Wednesday Lemon Pepper Chicken Baked Potatoes Corn on the Cob Sunday Roasted Turkey Peel and Eat Shrimp Steamed Crab Legs Thursday Grilled Chicken Breast Beef Pot Pie Fried ZucchiniApril 14Bacon Cheeseburgers Chicken Wings Potato Wedges Thursday Roi Fried Chicken Sage Stuffed Pork Loin Macaroni and Cheese Friday Yankee Pot Roast Baked Cod with Dill Vegetable Medley Monday Herb Pork Loin Creole Style Chicken Breakfast Jack Wednesday Sweet/Spicy Meatballs Asian Chicken Sandwich Stir-fried Vegetables Sunday Broiled Chicken Grilled Pork Chops Mashed Potatoes Monday Pizza Baked Ziti Cheesy Garlic Bread Tuesday Meatloaf Chicken Fried Chicken Garlic Mashed Potatoes Tuesday Cheeseburger Macaroni Casserole Beer Battered ChickenApril 14Chicken Parmesan Spaghetti with Sauce Fried EggplantLunch Dinnerbaking. Register until Thursday. PUTT PUTT DAY at the golf course is from 2-6 p.m., April 15. Enjoy a special miniature golf set-up that is sure to both challenge and delight. All ages welcome. Admission is free. KWAJALEIN ART GUILD’S 2012 Spring Craft Show and Photo Exhibit will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 16, in the MP Room. Craft show vendor applications are located on the mall bulletin board. Photo applications are due by Wednesday. Questions, call Jayne at 54643 (craft show) or Linn at 51990 (photo exhibit). THE NEXT STAINED glass workshop is from 5-8 p.m., April 18, at the Art Annex building. All tools will be provided by the Kwajalein Art Guild. Questions, call Christine at 59154. THE NEXT Kwajalein School Advisory Council public meeting is scheduled at 7 p.m., April 18, in the elementary Coconut Room. The public is invited to attend. SECOND AND THIRD GRADE concert will be at 5 p.m., April 19. They will perform “All Around the World,” singing songs in six different languages and singing “hello” in ten languages. The countries represented are the U.S., Thailand, Russia, Ghana, France, Mexico, Marshall Islands, Israel, Australia and New Zealand. THE 33RD ANNUAL Rustman Swim-BikeRun Triathlon is at 4 p.m., April 30. Information packs, including registration forms, are available from a pouch on the Mini-Mall bulletin board, outside the Continental/United Travel of ce. Questions, call or visit Bob at 51815, quarters 473-A. DO YOU STILL HAVE equipment at the bowling center? Come by the center on a Saturday between 6-9 p.m. to claim your locker. The Bowling Center will be cleaning out any locker that has not been claimed by June 1. Any unclaimed equipment will be disposed of properly. For questions, contact Thompson Tarwoj. Thanks for your continued support! KINDERGARTEN pre-registration for the 20122013 George Seitz Elementary School year is currently underway. Children eligible for Kindergarten must turn 5 by Sept. 1, 2012. Contact the elementary school of ce at 53601 to preregister your child. THE LAST DAY OF school for the 2011-2012 school year is June 8. Parents, if your schoolage child will be PCSing before June 8 or during the summer, notify the school of ce. This will assist with classroom planning for the 20122013 school year and expedite preparation of student records for their new school. TO KEEP OUR NETWORK safe, it is a violation to install “freeware” or “shareware” without prior approval from Information Assurance. Speci c violations seen on Kwajalein have included Yahoo Toolbar, Facebook Video Calling and Google Earth. These unapproved programs can potentially contain security aws which could allow an attacker to gain control over a user’s computer or even the network. IA scans for these events and violations must be reported. ARE YOU A BQ DWELLER? Join the Hang Time crew from 5:30-7 p.m., Tuesday nights, at the Religious Education Building for dinner. Thank You Thanks for a great season! I just wanted to say, “Thank you,” to everyone who helped make the 2012 Inner-Tube Water Polo season a success. It is such a unique sport with quite a bit of a learning curve and some awesome hats. So, it really took a lot of effort by so many different people and everyone did an excellent job. Thank you to Bill Williamson and Jim Roby who volunteered to lead the of cials clinic and support Kwajalein Sports Association. Their knowledge, expertise, willingness to educate and volunteer is greatly appreciated. Also, appreciation goes to Mark Houseman for being night supervisor for the league. Thanks to the KSA for helping teams ful ll their of ciating obligations and responsibilities. All the of cials did a great job in helping maintain the integrity of the league and making play safe and fun for everyone. Thanks to Denise Dorn who created the Kwaj-unique coconut trophy provided to the season champions. Finally, water polo wouldn’t have been complete without the assistance of all of our managers. Your interest, efforts and support was greatly appreciated. Congratulations to Turbo Turtles, who were this season’s champions. We hope to see you all in the water again next year! — Mandie Morris, Recreation and Programs Manager No need to bring anything, just come enjoy the meal. For questions, call Gary and Cheryle Johnson at 51314. SALSA NIGHT is at 7 p.m. every Friday. Bring out your dance partner and learn how to Salsa at the Ocean View Club with music and instruction compliments of DJ Panama and Gus Garcia. Questions, call Ted at 53338. BARGAIN BAZAAR’S new hours are: 1-3 p.m. on Mondays and 3-5 p.m. on Saturdays. E-TALK. Earth day is April 22. You can celebrate by reducing water and electricity usage, recycling or participating in Kwajalein’s many earth-friendly community activities! “TAKE 5” FOR SAFETY. Take 5 to correct hazards in the of ce. Many of ce workers have been severely injured because simple safety rules and procedures were overlooked.


12The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 7, 2012 WeatherCourtesy of RTS WeatherSunday: Mostly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds: NE-ENE at 9 – 14 knots. Monday: Partly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds: NE-ENE at 8 – 13 knots. Tuesday: Partly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 10 – 15 knots. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 10 – 15 knots. Thursday: Mostly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 10 – 15 knots. Friday: Mostly sunny, <10 percent showers. Winds ENE-E at 10 – 15 knots. Yearly total: 9.20 inches Yearly deviation: – 2.50 inchesCall 54700 for updates forecasts or visit Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High Tide Low Tide Sunday 6:43 a.m./6:59 p.m. 8:23 p.m./7:31 a.m. 5:01 a.m., 5.2’ 11:17 a.m., -1.1’ 5:21 a.m., 4.5’ 11:23 p.m., -0.9’ Monday 6:43 a.m./6:59 p.m. 9:26 p.m./8:28 a.m. 5:39 a.m., 5.1’ 11:58 a.m., -0.9’ 6:00 p.m., 4.1’ 11:58 p.m., -0.7’ Tuesday 6:42 a.m./6:59 p.m. 10:29 p.m./9:28 a.m. 6:18 a.m., 4.8’ 6:40 p.m., 3.6’ 12:41 p.m., -0.6’ Wednesday 6:42 a.m./6:59 p.m. 11:29 p.m./10:29 a.m. 6:59 a.m., 4.4’ 6:59 a.m., -0.3 7:24 p.m., 3.1’ 1:28 p.m., -0.1’ Thursday 6:41 a.m./6:59 p.m. /11:29 a.m. 7:47 a.m., 3.8’ 1:16 a.m., 0.2’ 8:19 p.m., 2.6’ 2:25 p.m., 0.5’ Friday 6:41 a.m./6:59 p.m. 12:26 a.m./12:27 p.m. 2:06 a.m., 3.3’ 2:06 a.m., 0.8’ 9:54 p.m., 2.2’ 3:49 p.m., 0.9’ April 14 6:40 a.m./6:59 p.m. 1:18 a.m./1:21 p.m. 10:33 a.m., 2.9’ 3:33 a.m., 1.2’ 5:52 p.m., 1.0’ Tuesday, March 27Women’s LeagueSpartans def. HoAlohas 18-4B LeagueAyi’Arma def. Bakaiaro 14-5 North Camp def. First Stop 21-1Coed LeagueBoiled Peanuts def. Boats and Hose 15-6 Wednesday, March 28Women’s LeagueJawks def. Major Leaguers 18-6A LeagueCriminals def. The Clam 15-1 Old, Fat and Lazy def. Spartans I 15-5 Thursday, March 29B LeagueTobikle def. RMI Workforce 17-16 Au-Rah def. The Troublemakers 12-6Coed LeagueLollygaggers def. RF Hazards 12-0 Friday, March 30Women’s LeagueHoAlohas def. Jawks 17-3A LeagueYokwe Yuk def. USAKA 12-2 Criminals def. Spartans I 10-0 Tuesday, April 3B LeagueNorth Camp def. Bakaiaro 27-6 Ayi’Arma def. First Stop 17-4Coed LeagueLollygaggers def. Boats and Hose 16-4 A LeagueCriminals 2-0 Old, Fat and Lazy 1-0 Yokwe Yuk 1-0 The Clam 0-1 USAKA 0-1 Spartans I 0-2 B LeagueAyiArma 2-0 North Camp 2-0 Au-Rah 1-0 Tobikle 1-0 Bakaiaro 1-1 RMI Workforce 0-1 The Troublemakers 0-1 First Stop 0-2 Coed LeagueLollygaggers 2-0 Boiled Peanuts 1-0 RF Hazards 0-1 Boats and Hose 0-2Women’s LeagueSpartans I 1-0 HoAlohas 1-1 Jawks 1-1 Major Leaguers 0-1 LEAGUE STANDINGS