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Photo of Superintendent, Nagahiko Senge

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The Izumo Taishakyo Mission of Hawaii celebrated its milestone 110th anniversary with a two-day celebration. The annual Omatsuri (Autumn Festival) was held at the shrine...
Photo of the 2016 Nenchosha Ian Engei Taikai honorees

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Yamagata Prefecture governor Mieko Yoshimura visited Honolulu last month to introduce products from her prefecture. Among the products Yoshimura and Japanese actor Eiichiro Funakoshi...
Photo of Yamagata Gov. Mieko Yoshimura and Consul General Yasushi Misawa

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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....
Photo of guests at the UJSH’s annual Tsukimi no Kai event

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The United Japanese Society of Hawai‘i hosted its annual Tsukimi no Kai (moon viewing) event at Kapi‘olani Community College on Aug. 18. Guests were...
Photo of Blue Planet Foundation board member Crystal Rose presents the organization’s 2016 Honua Award to Gov. David Ige

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The Blue Planet Foundation presented its 2016 Honua Award to Gov. David Ige for his “exceptional leadership on clean energy.” The presentation was made...
Photo of Sarina Udd-Sensei, surrounded by her students and supporters

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Ryukyu Sokyoku Hozon Kai Hawaii Shibu, led by Sarina Udd-Sensei, will present its debut recital on Sunday, Nov. 13, at the Kaimukï High School...
The Hawaii Herald Logo

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World War II AJA soldiers, their families and supporters will come together on Sunday, Sept. 25, in separate services on O‘ahu and Maui to...
Photo of outgoing UJSH president Cyrus Tamashiro (right) presents the president’s gavel to his successor, Dean Asahina.

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The United Japanese Society of Hawaii installed its 2016-2017 officers on June 25 at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i. Kenny Endo and Taiko...
Photo of the 2016 Hui Makaala scholarship recipients.

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Hui Makaala held its 47th scholarship fundraising fashion show luncheon at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom on July 24. The show featured fashions...
Photo of "Herald Salutes" Dayna Matsumoto

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Central Pacific Bank recently announced personnel changes. Dayna Matsumoto has been promoted to senior vice president and controller. She is responsible for overseeing all aspects...

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