Dialogue – Missing an “Okinawan Mother”

DIALOGUE By Karleen C. Chinen

2016 Okinawan Festival – A Food Lover’s Delight!

There’ll be no shortage of delicious food at the Okinawan Festival, including many dishes that are served in Okinawan home kitchens. Spend a day — or both days — at the Festival and make...

Honolulu Theatre For Youth Stages “Anime Momotaro”

WHO/WHAT: Honolulu Theatre for Youth brings back its award-winning “Anime Momotaro” with an expanded cast to kick off its 2016-17 season, themed “Stories of Home.” The production is a modern adaptation of the Japanese...

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Digital Channel 677 (For updated information, call 538-1966) PROGRAMS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE “FLASHBACK,” premieres Friday, Sept. 2, at 7:35 p.m. Twenty years ago, 5-year-old Ryoma saw his father being murdered right before him. When...
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Community Focus – Dave Erdman Elected Board Chair of HJCC

The Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce held its 12th Annual Inauguration and Generational Awards Luncheon in the Coral Ballroom of the Hilton Hawaiian Village on July 12. The event was emceed by Mahealani Richardson, director...

2016 Okinawan Festival – Your Okinawan Check List

• Cultural Tent: Improve your knowledge of Okinawan culture! The Cultural Tent features a variety of displays and activities highlighting Okinawan culture, including musical instruments, calligraphy, Shimakutuba (Okinawan language), and kimono and paranku dressing...

2016 Okinawan Festival – “Sharing Uchinanchu Aloha”, Okinawan Festival Returns to Kapi‘olani Park Labor...

The Hawaii United Okinawa Association will be “Sharing Uchinanchu Aloha” at the 34th Okinawan Festival, set for Labor Day weekend — Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3 and 4 — at Kapi‘olani Park. The Festival...

Liquid Culture – The Many Layers of Awamori, There’s More to the Popular Okinawan...

Jodie Chiemi Ching Special to The Hawai‘i Herald In Okinawa, awamori is said to age much like people do, in character, flavor and sophistication. Lotus Spirits, LLC, founder and president Randy Kuba can attest to that. Kuba...

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