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Serving up kitchen safety during 2020 Fire Prevention Week
Col. Anthony Mastalir, 30th Space Wing commander, Mark Farias, 30th Civil Engineer Squadron fire chief, and Sparky the Fire Dog pose with the signed 2020 Fire Proclamation Oct. 5, 2020, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The week-long observance, sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association, takes place from Oct. 4 to Oct. 10. This year's theme for Fire Prevention Week is "Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen," tackling the leading cause of home fires: unattended cooking and cooking equipment. (U.S. Space Force photo by Staff Sgt. Brittany E. N. Murphy)