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CNRH announces Navy Community Service Award recipients

Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs The 2018 Navy Commmunity Service Award recipients for Navy Region Hawaii (CNRH) for the period of July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 have been announced. During this period, Navy commands all over the region were given the opportunity to showcase their dedication to the surrounding community through the Navy […]

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

DOD POLICY ON ELECTIONS NOW — The Department of Defense (DoD) has a longstanding and well-defined policy regarding political campaigns and elections to avoid the perception of DoD sponsorship, approval or endorsement of any political candidate, campaign or cause. The Department encourages and actively supports its personnel in their civic obligation to vote, but makes […]

Boots to remember

Boots to remember

Navy spouse Sarah Pfeiffer (left), and Navy spouse Tiffany Henson, assist in laying military boots on the street at Ford Island Sept. 6. The boots, which bear the name of a fallen service member or military working dog, will line the path for the Fisher House 8K Hero & Remembrance Run, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. […]

Upcoming Events – Autumn

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation • Entries for the Arts & Crafts Center’s Gallery Showcase will be accepted from now through Sept. 30. Submit your artwork, crafts, photography and digital creations for free. For more information, call 448-2393. • Registration is open now for the 43rd annual Fall Craft Fair, happening on […]

Key Spouse awards handed with aloha

Key Spouse awards handed with aloha

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Janet Baltazar and Andrea Lapham were selected as top representatives of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force respectively in the Key Spouse program for their outstanding volunteerism and service as military key spouse and ombudsman in Hawaii. For their tireless contributions to the welfare […]

Naval Academy falls  to hometown Warriors

Naval Academy falls to hometown Warriors

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele In four collegiate football matchups between the U.S. Naval Academy and the University of Hawaii, the Rainbow Warriors of Hawaii hold a 3-1 edge and all three of their wins have come at home. In the latest meeting between the two teams Sept. 1 at […]

With flying colors

With flying colors

Participants of the Rainbow 5k Run hosted by Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation, take off from the starting line at Aloha Aina Park, Sept. 1. Photos by MC2 Somers Steelman

CNIC’s Ready Navy Program: ‘Get Ready, Get Set, Prepare!’

CNIC’s Ready Navy Program: ‘Get Ready, Get Set, Prepare!’

Navy Installations Command Public Affairs Hurricane Lane may be gone, but personnel at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Navy Region Hawaii, Pacific Missile Range Facility and associated commands are encouraged to stay prepared. September is National Emergency Preparedness Month. Commander, Navy Installations Command’s (CNIC) Ready Navy Program educates Sailors and their families on how to be […]

New chiefs prepare for leadership role

New chiefs prepare for leadership role

MC2 Somers Steelman Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Hawaii-area chief selectees recently kept busy learning and developing their leadership skills through a series of activities, including attending USS Missouri Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Legacy Academy, and clearing the Halealoha Haleamau burial site. Chief selectees also engaged “Laying the Keel” training during the week […]

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights