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Wisdom Comes With Many Emotions

DEAR FRANCES By Frances H. Kakugawa

Plans For D.C. Hiroshima, Nagasaki Exhibit Prompt Comment

Red Slider Commentary Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Editor’s note: The following item from Kyodo News Service, “Hiroshima, Nagasaki Plan A-Bomb Exhibition in Washington,” was published in the Jan. 16, 2015, edition of the Herald. It caught...
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Hakuoah University Handbell Choir Performs In Hawai‘i

WHO/WHAT: Celebrating its 27th anniversary, the internationally-recognized Hakuoh University Handbell Choir will be on O‘ahu for its 24th Goodwill Tour of Hawai‘i, offering four FREE public concerts. The choir is led by acclaimed director...

Cherry Blossom Festival Queen Contestants Introduced

The Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i’s New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival on Jan. 11 was the setting for the kick-off of the 63rd Cherry Blossom Festival, an annual project of the Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber...
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JCS Maui Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Japanese Cultural Society of Maui is accepting applications for its annual scholarship to be awarded to a graduating high school senior who promotes and perpetuates Japanese culture through education and/or the arts. Interested...

JWSF Welcomes New Year At Natsunoya Teahouse

Members and guests of the Japanese Women’s Society Foundation celebrated the new year with their annual shinnen enkai at the Natsunoya Teahouse on Jan. 25. Nearly 100 people attended the luncheon, which included “Lucky...

10th Annual “Not Your Ordinary Garage Sale”

WHO/WHAT: The Hawaii Chapter of World Wings International Inc., the philantropic organization of former Pan Am flight attendants present this unique fundraising event.  Proceeds benefit St. Francis Hospice, Hawai‘i’s first and largest hospice program...
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Culture 4 Kids!

Culture4Kids! By Carolyn Kubota Morinishi and Marian Kurasaki Kubota
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Benefits of Excercise and Physical Activity

Valerie Takahashi Courtesy: Ho‘okele Care at Home KEEPING STRONG, FIT AND INDEPENDENT Exercise and physical activity are great ways to have fun, enjoy the outdoors, and spend time with family and friends. Whether joining friends for a walk...
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Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission MARRIED HAPPINESS The prize winners at a picnic were announced, "Mrs. Smith won the ladies' rolling pin-throwing contest. Mr. Smith won the 100-yard dash." The art of being happy,...

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