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Navy Seaman Recruit Michael Luevano has completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes.

During the eight-week program, Luevano completed training that included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations," in which recruits are tested on basic warrior attributes such as sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and endurance through a practical application of basic Navy skills and core values.

Luevano is the son of Delia and Arnoldo P. Luevano of Oak Lawn. He is a 2010 graduate of Oak Lawn High School.

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Air National Guard Airman Daniel C. Duda has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

Duda completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Duda is the son of Thomas Duda of Orland Park, and the grandson of Marge Duda of Hickory Hills. He is a 2008 graduate of Lockport Township High School and earned a bachelor's degree in 2012 from Governors State University in University Park.

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Navy Seaman Recruit Cassidy S. Mizzi has completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes.

During the eight-week program, Mizzi completed training that included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations," in which recruits are tested on basic warrior attributes such as sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and endurance through a practical application of basic Navy skills and core values.

Mizzi is the daughter of Brian M. Mizzi of Chicago Ridge. She is a 2012 graduate of Richards High School in Oak Lawn.

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Navy Seaman Jordan A. Costabile has completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

During the eight-week program, Constabile completed training that included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations," in which recruits are tested on basic warrior attributes such as sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and endurance through a practical application of basic Navy skills and core values.

Constabile is the son of Paula G. Carlson-Reza and stepson of Abbas S. Reza of Evergreen Park. He is a 2006 graduate of Brother Rice High School in Chicago.