Gushikawa Memorial Park is an established cemetery that makes visiting departed loved one safe and easy. (Photos by Colin Sewake)

My Hawaii – When the Time Comes

SHI-MI Location: Gushikawa Memorial Park, April 2017 The Obon season concluded while I was in Hawai‘i, volunteering with the Okinawa Prefectural Library staff at the Okinawan Festival. Several Uchinanchu who were in Hawai‘i on work-related projects in late August rushed back to Okinawa by Sept. 3 in order to be home for Obon. Most of....
Rev. Paul Osumi

Today’s Thought

by Rev. Paul S. Osumi Reprinted with permission CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME Edward Howe said, “Instead of trying to love your enemies, treat your friends a little better.” The trouble with us is that we find it...
“Keishicho Ikimonogakari (MPD: Animal Unit),” premieres Monday, Oct. 16, at 7:35 p.m.

NGN Programs (contd)

“Gozonji Kaiketsu Kurozukin Maguna no Hitomi (The Black Hooded Man),” 1955 jidaigeki, 1 hour and 25 minutes. Directed by Kiyoshi Sasaki. Starring Ryutaro Otomo, Kunio Kaga and Chizuru Kitagawa. A mysterious black hooded man intervenes when an anti-government group who plots to steal the precious blue diamond called “Manuga no Hitomi.” “Hibari no Mori no....
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Health Information – Sayonara to the Raw Vegetable Myth (part I)

Cooked Vegetables Guard Against Aging When it comes to vegetables, cooked is better. In fact, research has shown that cooked vegetables have five to 100 times the cancer-fighting benefits of raw vegetables. Despite the widespread...
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KIKU

“Kuroi Jukai,” airs on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. Nobuko and Sachiko are sisters living together in Tokyo. They share a very close relationship ever since their parents died when they were young. One day, Nobuko leaves for a vacation, and Sachiko is shocked to receive word of her death that night. Even more....
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Community – AJA Soldiers’ Artifacts Sought for National Museum of the U.S. Army

The U.S. Army plans to open the National Museum of the United States Army — NMUSA — near Washington, D.C., in 2019 that will include recognition of World War II AJA soldiers of the Military Intelligence Service, 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Work on the three-story, 185,000-square-foot facility is underway on 83....
A print by Hiroki Morinoue

“Wood | Cut | Print ” Exhibition in Hilo

WHO/WHAT:  The Hawaii Japanese Center presents an exhibition of contemporary mokuhanga (moku = wood and hanga = printing) by some of the Big Island’s finest woodblock print artists — Hiroki Morinoue, Lonny Tomono and Glenn Yamanoha. Mokuhanga...
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8•0•8

8•0•8 By Dennis Fujitake
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NGN3 October Movie Schedule

SUNDAY, OCT. 1 Midnight – Ghost Ship, Part 1 1:30 a.m. – Magistrate of Dice 3 a.m. – Carmen 1945 5 a.m. – Peacock Secrets 6 a.m. – Little Tengu 7:20 a.m. – High School Superheroine 9 a.m. – The Killing Game 10:40 a.m. – Three Talismans 12:10 p.m. – Skylark Forest 1:40 p.m. – A....

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