Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission Live Upstairs Ernest Dimnet in his book, “What We Live By,” says that we have an upstairs and downstairs in our life. To live a radiant life we must...
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“Legend of Ko‘olau” Stages For One Night in Honolulu

WHO/WHAT: Playwright and Hawai‘i journalist Gary T. Kubota’s national touring play, “The Legend of Ko‘olau,” comes to Honolulu for a one-time-only performance. The historically based one-man play focuses on Kaluaiko’olau, a legendary Hawaiian cowboy...
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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...
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Generation Gap

GENERATION GAP By Jon J. Murakami
Historical Fiction by Michael G. Malaghan

Historical Fiction, Picture Bride – A Family Saga

HISTORICAL FICTION By Michael G. Malaghan
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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...
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The Mystery of History

Dale Minami Published with Permission The following is the text of Dale Minami’s keynote speech at Denshö’s 20th anniversary gala in Seattle on Sept. 24. The Herald thanks Dale for allowing us to share his insightful...
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Spotlight – A Place to Learn About Honouliuli

SPOTLIGHT By Karleen C. Chinen

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