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RIMPAC runners race ’round waterfront

RIMPAC runners race ’round waterfront

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2016 (RIMPAC) participants raced in a 5K run beginning and ending at Bravo Central across from Bravo Pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, July 6. A second 5K run is planned for Aug. 4 beginning at 9 a.m. Numerous sports and special […]

Military teens from around  the world explore Hawaii

Military teens from around the world explore Hawaii

On May 5, Navy Teen Summer Camp Scholarship Program (SCSP) finished reviewing applications and awarded approximately 125 military children with scholarships to enjoy various camps around the world. Of those 125, 20 military teens from Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Nebraska, New Jersey, Virginia, and Washington as well as Italy plus four local teens between […]

Joint Base celebrates INDEPENDENCE DAY

Joint Base celebrates INDEPENDENCE DAY

Gaea Armour Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation ase Pearl Harbor-Hickam’s annual Independence Day celebration was held July 4 at Ward Field. Rock band Three Days Grace headlined the event with a live performance. This year’s celebration also featured free activities such as a car show, airbrush tattoos, a petting zoo, miniature golf, […]

In Their Boots

In Their Boots

Story and photos by Brandon Bosworth Assistant editor, Ho`okele The Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA) held a special “In Their Boots Day” event for children at Ward Field, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, June 22. Fifty children between the ages of 7 and 12 visited a variety of information and activity stations staffed by volunteers from the […]

Biggest Little Airshow

Biggest Little Airshow

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor’s remote control Biggest Little Airshow in Hawaii hit record crowds with an estimated 13,000 in attendance June 4 and 5 this year, for the museum’s ninth aviation event. The airshow featured open cockpits, hangar tours, restored World War II aircraft and remote control flying by pilots and aircraft from the […]

Go Fish!

Go Fish!

Capt. Nicole White 15th Wing Public Affairs Sounds of excitement and laughter were heard as the 17th annual Friends of Hickam Keiki Fishing Tournament began June 2 at Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Gardens in Kaneohe. More than 100 children armed with bamboo fishing poles and loaves of bread raced to drop their lines into the water. Approximately […]

Clouds Couldn't Keep Crowds Away From Beach Fest

Clouds Couldn’t Keep Crowds Away From Beach Fest

Reid Tokeshi Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The skies were a little dark but the mood was much lighter at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam’s annual Beach-fest held May 30 at Hickam Harbor. Mother Nature cooperated in keeping the rain away, and patrons were treated to nearly four straight hours of activities for […]

Lessons Learned from History

Lessons Learned from History

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii held a regional youth summit May 17 at the museum on the topic of Japanese American incarceration during World War II. The program engaged young people in a conversation about the nation’s past and its lessons for today, […]

JBPHH Kids On Track

JBPHH Kids On Track

Gaea Armour Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Military children from 5 to 13 years old dashed through the annual America’s Armed Forces Kids Run May 14 at Earhart Track, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. A total of 161 runners ran three different distances based on their age. Children 5 and 6 years old […]

Fitness and wellness expo advocates healthier lifestyle

Fitness and wellness expo advocates healthier lifestyle

Story and photos by Blair Martin Gradel Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs MWR hosted a free Fitness and Wellness Fair for the Joint Base military and civilian community May 6 at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) Fitness Center. More than 20 booths with nutrition experts were on hand to provide information on how […]