Cherry Blossom Festival – 71st CBF CROWNS QUEEN AND COURT

Kristen Nemoto Jay On Friday, March 31, the Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber of Commerce and the Cherry Blossom Festival crowned the 71st Cherry Blossom Festival Queen and Court at the annual Festival Ball and coronation...
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Rainbow Connections – COURAGE AND COMPASSION

Trisha Nakamura Hawai‘i Herald Columnist During this celebration of Hanamatsuri, I take this opportunity to stop and reflect on how Buddhism has created inclusive spaces for our LGBTQ+ communities in Hawai‘i and beyond. Specifically former Bishop...


Ryan Tatsumoto Hawai‘i Herald Columnist As you probably know by now, I retired from the day job a little over a year ago. And because the other half is still gainfully employed, I still haven’t touched...
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Mind-Body Wellness – SAFETY IS KING

Dr. Chad Sato Hawai‘i Herald Columnist We are entering into a new world having been under the constant fear of the COVID-19 experience. There is the full spectrum where some individuals who are still in a...
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Jane Burigsay Courtesy: Social Security Administration April is Financial Literacy Month. Social Security is a vital part of any financial plan. Our online tools can help you understand your potential Social Security benefits and how they...
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Historical Fiction – “A Question of Loyalty”

Mike Malaghan Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Editor’s note: “A Question of Loyalty” is the second historical novel in Mike Malaghan’s trilogy on the Japanese American experience in Hawai‘i. Prior to “A Question of Loyalty,” the...
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Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission JUST FOR TODAY Just for today, I will try to live through this day only and not tackle my whole life’s problems at once. Just today I will be...


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