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Cultural Fusion 2019

WHO/WHAT: Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Hawaii Frances Nakachi Ryubu Dojo presents this holiday fundraising event, featuring Okinawan music and dance, food and drinks, a kachashi dance contest and silent auction. A variety of prizes...
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Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission HOW TO COMBAT COMMUNISM Communism can not be combatted by attacking it only with invectives. The better way to meet it is by giving the people a better way...
Clement Hanami, Vice President of exhibits and art director for the Japanese American National Museum in a reconstructed barracks building from the Heart Mountain Relocation Camp in Wyoming. The structure was reconstructed in the museum building.

Living History – Los Angeles’ Historic Little Tokyo

An American Story is Being Told Daily in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo District Gregg K. Kakesako Special to The Hawai‘i Herald As the summer sky slowly turned a shade of pale orange, the near-capacity crowd of 58,000 in Dodger Stadium saluted a 94-year-old American veteran of Japanese and Hispanic ancestries who served in the 442nd....
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Wine & Words Annual Fundraiser

WHO/WHAT: Bamboo Ridge: Journal of Hawai‘i Literature and Arts, presents its annual Wine & Words fundraising event. It will be an evening packed with writers from Bamboo Ridge Issue #115, Elmer Omar Bascos Pizo...
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Health Information

Coffee ... It's Actually Good For You?! (Part I) Coffee can soothe, increase blood flow in the brain, inhibit cancer, control active oxygen and improve liver function. As more and more research is done, science...
'Scarlet.'

NGN3 December Movie Schedule (Part I)

SUNDAY, DEC. 1 Midnight – A Wad of Notes 1:40 a.m. – Gentle Breeze 3:20 a.m. – Three Outlaws 4:50 a.m. – Express Train 6:20 a.m. – Prison Boss 7:50 a.m. – The Third Contest 9:20 a.m. – Eight Brave Brothers Parts 1 & 2 11:20 a.m. – Little Tengu 12:40 p.m. – The Boss' Wife....
This house and car were damaged by gusty winds in Ichihara, near Tökyö, on Oct. 12, just before Typhoon Hagibis made landfall. (Kyodo News Photo)

Spotlight | S-O-S Drives to Aid Japan

Karleen C. Chinen Commentary Japan was hit hard last month with two major disasters — killer Typhoon Hagibis, which hit northern Honshu, taking lives, and a devastating fire in Okinawa that burned historic Shuri Castle to the ground. The people of Hawai‘i are responding with aloha to both tragedies. On Oct. 12, Typhoon Hagibis made....
'Tantei Monogatari.'

KIKU

“A Tiny School in the Mountains,“ Sunday, Dec. 1 at 9 p.m.; repeats on Monday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. A tiny elementary school in the mountains of Hamamatsu City in Shizuoka is closing due to the dwindling number of students in the remote location. The final eighteen students decide amoungst themselves that each will....
'When One Da I Will Sleep.'

NGN Programs (continued)

“Gokuchu no Kaoyaku (Prison Boss),” 1968 action film, 1 hour and 30 minutes. Directed by Yasuo Huruhata. Starring Ken Takakura and Junko Fuji. Rival gangs fight over ownership of bicycle racetrack. “Gokudo vs. Furyo Bancho (Yakuza vs. Gang Leader),” 1974 action film, 1 hour and 34 minutes. Directed by Kosaku Yamashita. Starring Tomisaburo Wakayama and Tatsuo....
Photographer Francis Haar (left) and UH sociologist Andrew Lind at a 1963 exhibition of Haar’s photographs at the University of Hawai‘i. (Courtesy Francis Haar Collection, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Library)

Lead Story – “Francis Harr: Disappearing Honolulu”

The Photographer Captured Street Life in Honolulu’s Chinatown As It Began to Disappear Wayne Muromoto Commentary, Special to The Hawai‘i Herald Memory is a funny thing. It can be selective . . . as my wife often reminds me when I forgot to do a household chore. It can become dramatized into a fable —....

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