Photo of Consul General Misawa offers a prayer in memory of the World War II Nisei soldiers at last September’s Joint Memorial Service at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl. (Photos courtesy Ann Kabasawa)

Lead Story – Conversations with my Father

Hawai‘i’s Consul General of Japan Shares Memories of His Father with MIS Veterans Yasushi Misawa Published with Permission Editor’s note: Since his posting in Hawai‘i in mid-2015 as Consulate General of Japan in Honolulu, Yasushi Misawa has delivered dozens of greetings and remarks, even kampai toasts, and been involved in countless ceremonial presentations around town.....
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HUOA Winter Craft Fair

WHO/WHAT: The Hawaii United Okinawa Association presents its annual Winter Craft Fair featuring a wide selection of gift items for purchase. Take advantage of the great shopping opportunities and a silent auction. Enjoy food...
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Generation Gap

Generation Gap By Jon J. Murakami
Only recently did Dan Nakasone learn that the parents of his mother, Masae Miyasato Nakasone, had emigrated from Aza Yogi, Okinawa. (Photo courtesy of Dan Nakasone)

Genealogy – Finding Your Uchinanchu Roots

The Okinawan Genealogical Society of Hawaii Helps Family Tree Branches Come to Life Dan Nakasone Special to The Hawai‘i Herald What school you went?” is a common question heard in Hawai‘i when meeting a fellow “local” for the first time. That question is usually followed by, “What year you grad?” and “You know so-and-so?” In....

NGN Programs

“Mystery Hour – Petero no Soretsu (Funeral Parade of St. Peter),” premieres on Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 7:35 p.m. “Mystery Hour – Petero no Soretsu” is the sequel to “Mystery Hour – Na mo Naki...
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Bulletin Board – NVMC: “Internment: Stories from Maui”

WHO/WHAT: The Nisei Veterans Memorial Center presents its exhibit, “Internment: Stories from Maui” featuring stories, photos and history about Maui residents who were detained in camps on Maui and the U.S. mainland. On February 19,...
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NGN3 October Movie Schedule (part II)

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16 1:20 a.m. – Clan Revival Part 1 & 2 2:50 a.m. – G-Men in the Pacific 4:20 a.m. – Succession 6:20 a.m. – The Cave of the Vampire Bats 7:50 a.m. – On Patrol 9:30 a.m. – Slight Fever 10:40 a.m. – One-Eyed Wolf 12:10 p.m. – While Traveling 1:40 p.m. – Seven....
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“Pacific Crossing” Gannenmono 150th Concert Series

WHO/WHAT: In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Japanese immigration to Hawai‘i, the Doris Duke Theatre and the Honolulu Museum of Art brings together artists from Hawai‘i and Japan for original works that pay...
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“Picture Bride” — A Family Saga

A Family Saga by Michael G. Malaghan

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