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Community Calendar - January

Community Calendar – January

NIMITZ CORRIDOR CLEANUP TODAY — At 8 a.m. today, Friday, Jan. 19, Navy Region Hawaii will lead a cleanup and beautification event on the Nimitz corridor between Catlin Drive and Camp Catlin Drive. The muster point is the corner of Catlin Drive and Nimitz Highway. Volunteers are encouraged to wear organizational T-shirts and/or Navy pride […]

My Favorite Photo

My Favorite Photo

Michelle Poppler, Ho‘okele graphic artist, took this photo of an octopus in its tank at the Waikiki Aquarium. How to submit: send photos and information to editor@hookelenews.com

Upcoming Events – Winter

• Registration for the new free Fit to Fight Class will open Jan. 19 at the Hickam Memorial Fitness Center. This new six-week nutrition and fitness program will begin Feb. 12 and will be broken into four groups: Active Duty Warriors, Weight Loss Warriors, Strength Warriors and Silver Warriors (age 60 and over). Each class […]

CMSAF focuses on resiliency in 2018

CMSAF focuses on resiliency in 2018

Tech. Sgt. Patrick Brown Maxwell Public Affairs Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright said he feels the Air Force is headed in the right direction concerning education and enlisted-force structure, but Airman resilience is an area that needs more attention. He’s starting the new year with that focus, he told the […]

DoD dietitians: Mission readiness and resilience

DoD dietitians: Mission readiness and resilience

Tammy J. Lindberg Headquarters Air Force Medical Operations Agency As we begin the new year, many will start out with great goals of losing weight, becoming more active, quitting smoking and getting adequate rest or sleep to maintain optimal health. The internet and multimedia venues provide more than adequate information on what we need to […]

Tax Assistance Center to open Jan. 30, volunteers needed

Region Legal Service Office Hawaii The Tax Assistance Center will open on Jan. 30 at the Navy College Building, 1260 Pierce St., Building 679 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The center will be in classroom 11 on the first floor. The Tax Assistance Center will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to […]

Intramural basketball readies to tip-off for 2018

Intramural basketball readies to tip-off for 2018

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele With the NBA and NCAA basketball seasons already in full progress throughout the country, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is about to join in all the hoopla when the 2018 Joint Base Intramural basketball season tips off Jan. 23. The league’s 30-and-over Division is up first […]

PiYo gets you back in shape with total-body workouts

PiYo gets you back in shape with total-body workouts

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Combining things together don’t always work to achieve maximum results. However, if you’re looking to get in shape in 2018, then PiYo, a synergistic blend of Pilates and yoga, could be the answer you’re looking for. Offered at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Fitness Center every […]

Gabby Douglas gives warm aloha to JBPHH

Gabby Douglas gives warm aloha to JBPHH

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele At more than 200 strong, members of the crowd welcoming Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam were treated like they were the stars. The athletic wunderkind personally greeted everyone during a meet-and-greet Jan. 12 at Bloch Arena, courtesy of Morale, Welfare and […]

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights