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November 4, 2016

Photo of World War II Nisei veterans of the 100th Infantry Battalion, 442nd

Densho and GFBNEC Hold Fundraisers

Byrnes Yamashita Special to The Hawai‘i Herald I recently attended fundraising events for two national organizations that have been documenting and memorializing the Japanese American experience, with a strong emphasis on World War II. The objective of...
Historical Fiction by Michael G. Malaghan

Historical Fiction, Picture Bride – A Family Saga

HISTORICAL FICTION By Michael G. Malaghan
Logo for Social Security Administration

Your Social Security – Securing Today and Tomorrow

YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY By Jane Yamamoto-Burigsay
Photos of former first lady Jean Ariyoshi

Spotlight – A Place to Learn About Honouliuli

SPOTLIGHT By Karleen C. Chinen
Photo of Acupuncturist, Corey Wong

Journeys to Wellness – Program Observes Fifth Year with Interfaith Health and Wellness Event

Kevin Kawamoto Special to The Hawai‘i Herald The threat of rain couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of those who gathered at the Community Church of Honolulu in Nu‘uanu on Oct. 22 for the fifth annual “Journeys to...
Photo of Jon J. Murakami

Generation Gap

GENERATION GAP By Jon J. Murakami
Photo of Yamagata Gov. Mieko Yoshimura and Consul General Yasushi Misawa

Community Focus – United Japanese Society Honors New Octogenarians With An 80th Birthday Party

The United Japanese Society of Hawaii honored 27 O‘ahu Nikkei who are celebrating their 80th birthday this year by throwing them a grand celebration. The UJSH’s 42nd annual Nenchosha Ian Engei Taikai (Senior Citizens...
Photo of the 2016 Nenchosha Ian Engei Taikai honorees

Community Focus – Yamagata Governor Introduces Prefecture’s Products

Yamagata Prefecture governor Mieko Yoshimura visited Honolulu last month to introduce products from her prefecture. Among the products Yoshimura and Japanese actor Eiichiro Funakoshi introduced were Yamagata’s artisan woodworks and crafts, its sake, Yonezawa...
Comic image of Shushin, Nov 4. 2016 Issue

Shushin

Shikarareru yori mo Homerareru hou ga Fukaku hansei suru Monodesu Praising a person instead of chastising, will bring about deep reflection. – Bishop Ryokan Ara Tendai Mission of Hawaii

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