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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 […]

Books on Bases

Books on Bases

Story by Tech. Sgt. Terri Paden Photos by Tech Sgt. Aaron Oelrich 15th Wing Public Affairs In celebration of the Month of the Military Child, the 15th Wing Public Affairs office and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs office teamed up with Blue Star Families to provide more than 1,000 books to children of service […]

Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

April was the Month of the Military Child, and many events were held on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. A few of them included pinwheel planting ceremonies to raise awareness about child abuse prevention, a rubber ducky swim for kids, a Homefront Heroes ceremony, and performances by the magician Kernel Popcorn.

Thank you, PMRF

Thank you, PMRF

Thank you, PMRF (recipient of the 2015 Secretary of the Navy Environmental Award for small installations) from… turtles… birds… seals… students

O'Kane brings hoops championship back to ship

O’Kane brings hoops championship back to ship

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz, Sports Editor, Ho‘okele A common saying in sports is that defense wins championships. If ever that expression held any truth it was made evidently clear on April 11 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Fitness Center. An undersized but relentless USS O’Kane (DDG-77), No. 1 seed from the Afloat […]