Photo of JoAnn Yukimura, member of the Kaua‘i County Council and former mayor of Kaua‘i County

Legacy of the Sansei – Perpetuating Enduring Values in Changing Times

JoAnn A. Yukimura Special to The Hawai‘i Herald I feel unending gratitude to the Issei and Nisei, whose hard work, enduring spirit, and commitment to their children and community against great odds have enabled Sansei like...
Photo of Chad Taniguchi (Hawaii Bicycling League), Jeff Mikulina (Blue Planet Foundation) and Alan Murakami (Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation) share a laugh with Randy Ching, Sierra Club Hawaii’s Volunteer of the Year (with lei). (Photo courtesy Chad Taniguchi)

Legacy of the Sansei – Kaua‘i-Born Sansei Share Perspectives On Sansei Legacy

SANSEI LEGACY CAN BE BASED ON SUSTAINABLE ISSEI VALUES Chad Taniguchi Special to The Hawai‘i Herald My issei grandparents from Hiroshima and Ehime-ken were frugal. I remember Ojiichan saved pieces of string and wound them into a ball....
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he kept failing the pro test. Seeing her son so devastated, Ayumu’s mother introduces him to a one-month internship at a general trading company. Depending on his performance, he could get hired as the...
Cover photo of 12/16 issue, a little girl enjoying Kauai's Flying Saucers

Lead Story – Flying Saucers Invade Kaua‘i

Gerald Hirata Special to The Hawai‘i Herald In the last few years, there have been published reports of Flying Saucer sightings on Kaua‘i. But the community here doesn’t seem to be at all concerned. In fact,...
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

By Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission GRAYING HAIR William Lyon Phelps once gave this advice on the subject of graying hair: “Were your hair to turn green or blue, then surely you ought to see...
Photo of Members and friends of Taishoji Soto Mission

Community Focus – Taishöji Sötö Zen Temple Celebrates Centennial

Taishöji Sötö Mission celebrated the 100th anniversary of its founding with a commemorative service and luncheon on Oct. 16. The theme of the celebration was “Ho-on,” or “Sweet Memories with Gratitude,” to express the...
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Kauai Stories – Kauai Kids in Peace and War

Bill Fernandez From “Kaua‘i Kids in Peace and War” Published with Permission Editor’s note: Author Bill Fernandez was an inquisitive and impressionable young boy growing up on Kaua‘i when Japan launched its aerial attack on Pearl Harbor...
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24th Annual New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival

WHO/WHAT: The Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i celebrates the Year of the Rooster with its annual New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival, the state’s largest festival celebrating Japanese New Year traditions. Enjoy delicious food and a...
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NGN — Digital Channel 677 (For updated information, call 538-1966) PROGRAMS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE NGN FREEVIEW SPECIALS FOR 2017 from Dec. 30 to Jan. 3 “Grand Maison,” airs on Friday, Dec. 30 at 7:35 p.m....

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