Japanese Women’s Society Foundation Holds Summit And Fashion Show

The Japanese Women’s Society Foundation presented its Second Women’s Leadership Summit and 36th Fashion Show on March 27 and 28 at the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel. “Health, Beauty & Well-Being” was the theme of the...

Mä‘alaea Fishing Shrine: An Evolving Tradition

Ilima Loomis Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Members of the Maalaea Ebisu Kotohira Jinsha, keepers of a traditional Shintö fishing shrine at Mä‘alaea Harbor, celebrated the shrine’s 100th anniversary earlier this year with a blessing and...
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More Married Women In Japan Working Away From Families

TÖKYÖ — For 20 to 30 minutes every morning, Tokiko Nakayama speaks with her two sons, ages 6 and 3, via computer from her company apartment in Kyöto before leaving for work. The 36-year-old...
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Sister States – Hawai‘i-Hiroshima Celebrate 20 Years as Sister-States

Karleen C. Chinen About 120 people gathered at the Waialae Country Club on May 7 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Hawai‘i’s sister-state relationship with Hiroshima Prefecture. The group included a delegation from the Hiroshima...
Bruce Hamada on the stand-up bass and Jim Howard on piano play the classics from the great American songbook at 53 by the Sea. (Photos courtesy Bruce Hamada)

Music – Swept Away By The Music of Bruce Hamada

Music is the Bassist/Vocalist’s Passion Alan Suemori Special to The Hawai‘i Herald “The very thought of you, makes my heart sing, like an April breeze on the wings of spring . . .” It is dinner hour at...
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“442nd: Legacy of Heroes” – The Nisei Soldiers of World War II

WHO/WHAT: JN Productions, Inc. presents this documentary about the Nisei soldiers of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. In March 1943, 10,000 men of Japanese ancestry volunteered for the 442nd RCT when only 1,500 were...
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Generation Gap

GENERATION GAP by Jon J. Murakami
Comic Shushin, Oct. 6 2017 Issue

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Bishop Ryokan Ara Tendai Mission of Hawaii Nayamu toki wa nayaminasai Shikashi, Asa ga kitara yamenasai When you are troubled, be concerned. But let it concern you for only one night.

Yasu Ishida

Yasu Ishida, a University of Hawai‘i graduate student in children’s theater, has been awarded the American Alliance for Theatre and Education’s Doyle Fellowship. The fellowship is named in honor of Don and Elizabeth Doyle...
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Hiroshima Landslide Fundraising Campaign Raises $21,230

The Hawaii for Hiroshima Fundraising Committee raised $21,230 that was donated by organizations, businesses and individuals throughout the state of Hawai‘i for victims of the August landslides in Hiroshima City. All of the donations...

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