Columnist Ryan Tatsumoto for "Ryan's Table"

Itadakimasu – Aloha Beer and Grinds

RYAN'S TABLE BY Ryan Tatsumoto
Family photo of John and first lady, Beatrice Burns with "miracle son", Jim Burns

Sidebar – Judge Jim Burns Remembers A of Grit and Grace

Editor’s note: At an October 1997 March of Dimes fundraising dinner, Jim Burns, then chief judge of the Hawai‘i Intermediate Court of Appeals, shared the inspiring story of his mother, Beatrice “Bea” Burns, with...
Group photo of Seiwajyuku Hawai‘i members gathering for a group photo with Seiwajyuku founder Kazuo Inamori

Business – Seiwajyuku Hawai‘i, “A Philosophy Dojo For Business and Life”

Jodie Chiemi Ching Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Call it a business manager’s “dojo (practice hall) of life.” Seiwajyuku Hawai‘i integrates gratitude, karma and the development of a beautiful mind prioritized through marketing, policies and procedures...
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Japanese Women’s Society Foundation Presents “Kagirinaki Yume – Boundless Dreams”

WHO/WHAT: The Japanese Women’s Society Foundation presents a fashion show, “Kagirinaki Yume — Boundless Dreams,” featuring local designers Amos Kotomori (men’s shirts), Kensei Takeda (jewelry) and Kini Zamora (women’s fashions). WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, May 6, 9...
Photo of the UHM Theatre and Dance students act out a scene from “Two Great Lords.”

“Power and Folly: Japanese (Kyogen) Satire For The 21st Century”

WHO/WHAT: The University of Hawai‘i at Manoa’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Mainstage Season finale, “Power and Folly: Japanese Satire for the 21st Century,” performed in the 600-year-old comedic form of kyogen....
Drawing featuring Dennis Fujitake as a comic

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8•0•8 By Dennis Fujitake
Group photo (from left): of Aketo Honda, Kazuko Sakai, Sadao Honda, Shizuko Sakai, Kozue Honda and Jean Honda at the Honda family estate.

My Furusato – Natsukashii! Former Fulbright Fellow’s Progress Report Details Visit to Her Furusato...

Gail Honda Gail Honda is a writer in Honolulu. She can be reached at gail.honda@hawaii.rr.com and 808-942-4783. The following is a progress report Gail Honda wrote during her stay in Japan from July 1991 to January...

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