Jeff Morita with 100th Battalion veteran Tsuyoshi Thomas Nikaido, who received his Legion of Honor medal this past March. (Photo by Karleen Chinen)

Lead Story – The French Still Say “Okagesamade”

Seventy-five Years After Liberation, the French Remain Grateful Gregg K. Kakesako Special to The Hawai‘i Herald As Americans pause this Memorial Day to remember fallen military members from the nation’s current and past wars, residents of two small hamlets in northeastern France will be hard at work finalizing their plans to honor the Japanese American....
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Remembrance – Remembering Hiroshi Arisumi

Karleen Chinen Commentary As the eldest of 10 children born to immigrants from Japan, no one would have thought badly of Hiroshi Arisumi if he had decided to remain home on Maui to help his parents rather than volunteer to fight in Europe with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. But Arisumi wouldn’t do that. In....
'Retake - Toki o Kakeru Omoi.'

NGN3 June Movie Schedule

SATURDAY, JUNE 1 Midnight – The Bandits 1:30 a.m. – The Valiant Red Peony 4 3:10 a.m. – Terror of Yakuza 4:50 a.m. – Whirlwind Magistrate 6:30 a.m. – Tokyo Bordello 8:50 a.m. – Romance, Freestyle 10:10 a.m. – The Silk Hat Boss 11:40 a.m. – Judo VS Karate 1:10 p.m.. – Yakuza Ladies: Blood Ties....
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Health Information – A Sticky Slimy Way to Turn Back the Clock on the...

Satoimo Slime Helps Liver Cleanse Poisons (Part 4) Although satoimo is mainly comprised of starch, it contains fewer calories and less than half the starch of a sweet potato. Because satoimo contains both fiber and vitamin...
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Hawaii Nikkei Legacy Exhibit

WHO/WHAT: Nisei Veterans Legacy presents a photo exhibit highlighting the history and culture of Japanese Americans in Hawai‘i — from immigration of Issei in the late 1800s to modern-day Hawai‘i, showing how Hawai‘i Nikkei...
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“Soup of Life” Film Screening

WHO/WHAT: Palolo Hongwanji Mission screens the documentary film, “Soup of Life,” about 88-year-old Yoshiko Tatsumi, who prepares special soups for her bedridden father. After he passes, Tatsumi begins serving wisdom with her soups. “Soup...
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Estate Planning Insights – Automobiles in Estate Planning

ESTATE PLANNING INSIGHTS By Ethan R. Okura Many of my past columns have focused on how to structure your estate plan to protect your home. I’ve discussed protecting your primary residence and other real property from probate through the use of revocable and irrevocable trusts, through joint ownership or tenants by the entirety ownership and....
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Today’s Thought

Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission LIFE’S NEEDS Emerson said the needs of life are much fewer than most people realize. We need someone to love and be loved so that we can share our...
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NGN Programs (continued)

“Kodo 7000 Meters (Four Hours of Terror),” 1983 action film, 1 hour and 16 minutes. Directed by Tsuneo Kobayashi. Starring Ken Takakura. The captain saves passengers from a brutal murderer on a plane after four hours of terror.
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Historical Fiction – “Picture Bride, A Family Saga”

Michael G. Malaghan Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Chapter 153 Haru’s concern for Yoshio was misplaced. Miserable as he was, her second son would never see a battlefield. He wore the emperor’s uniform at a Mitsubishi coal mine in Manchukuo, far from the frontline battles, where he was supposedly protecting Chinese miners from Mao’s Red....

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