Henoko: The “Line In The Sand” For Okinawa?

Karleen C. Chinen In 1972, 27 years after the end of World War II and governance by a civil administration put in place by the United States government, Okinawa once again became a prefecture of...
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Generation Gap

GENERATION GAP By Jon J. Murakami

Kuakini Memorial Service Honors Early Japanese Immigrants

With the Buddhist obon season soon to begin, members of the Kuakini Auxiliary and the medical center’s health care team gathered at the Kuakini Columbarium at the Honolulu Park Cemetery in Nu‘uanu on May...
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KBFD – Korean Programming

“Here Comes Jang Bori,” Sunday at 6:30 p.m./ re-airs Monday at 1:45 p.m. As a child, Bo-Ri Jang was adopted by a family without much money. She then learns that she is the missing daughter from...

Japanese Women’s Society Foundation Holds 20th “Adopt-A-Mom” Program

Members of the Japanese Women’s Society Foundation, their guests and residents of Kuakini Home gathered at Hale Pulama Mau auditorium on May 17 for JWSF’s 20th “Adopt-A-Mom” program. The event is held on the...

A View From Kaua‘i

After reading about the first 14 years of Bill Fernandez’s life growing up on Kaua‘i in his first book, “Kaua‘i Kids in Peace and War,” the author and retired California judge said many people...
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The Second (!!!) Annual Kaua‘i Issue

Strike up the band! The Hawai‘i Herald’s second annual Kaua‘i Issue is a reality — and now history. Thanks to a discount fare on Hawaiian Airlines, we were able to send Herald managing editor Gwen...
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KIKU – Channel 9

“Love and Deceit,” premieres on Sunday, July 5 at 8 p.m. Rika Nishida has been having an affair with Sota Kashiwagi, a married man who is 20 years her senior and the managing director of...
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Culture4Kids!

CULTURE4KIDS! By Carolyn Kubota Morinishi and Marian Kurasaki Kubota

Descent Into Hell

Lee A. Tonouchi Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Editor’s note: Next Tuesday, June 23, Okinawa Prefecture will commemorate Irei no Hi — Okinawa Memorial Day. The day is observed in Okinawa only to remember the date...

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