In 1999, Congress formally designated the month of May as National Military Appreciation Month. This act encouraged U.S. citizens to..
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The Filipino community — the fastest-growing ethnic group in Hawaii — through the years has produced a number of outstanding..
I always have maintained that March Madness leading up to the Final Four is the most enjoyable sporting event in..
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A recent Gallup poll reported that one in four American adults are basically conversationally proficient in another language. We live..
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The forthcoming Military Intelligence Service Veterans National Reunion, slated for March 27-28 in Honolulu, will bring to the forefront one..
Whenever the Legislature is in session and its dealing with controversial issues, it becomes a topic of conversation everywhere you..
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During his years as Hawaii’s governor, George Ariyoshi was described by Walter Dods as “quiet and effective.” Well, those words..
Winning the Heisman Trophy was unquestionably a huge accomplishment for Marcus Mariota, his family and Saint Louis School. But it..
Some believe that the purpose of every butterfly is to set aside everything that was once known — to transform..