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Craft Fair Springs To Life

Craft Fair Springs To Life

Reid Tokeshi Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Spring was in full effect for those attending the 42nd annual Spring Craft Fair at the Joint Base Arts and Crafts Center, May 6. Hundreds of customers weaved through the more than 100 booths, featuring a variety of handmade works. Donna Sommer, Arts and Crafts […]

Backcourt Leads 690th Cos To Championship

Backcourt Leads 690th Cos To Championship

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Entering the playoffs as the No. 4 seed from the Blue Division, the 690th Cyberspace Operations Squadron (690 COS) faced a huge mountain to climb during the three-day post-season tournament. Instead of succumbing to the pressure, the team proved itself to all doubters. It walked […]

Navy attends Merrie Monarch Festival

Navy attends Merrie Monarch Festival

Story and photos by Ensign Britney Duesler Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs The U.S. Pacific Fleet Band gathered with Capt. James Jenks, chief of staff of Navy Region Hawaii, and his wife, Catherine, to march in the 54th annual Merrie Monarch Festival Parade, April 22. Throughout the course of the parade, which wound through downtown […]

Relief For The Reef

Relief For The Reef

Don Robbins Editor, Ho‘okele Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Hawaii held an Earth Month event April 13 at Ahua Reef. Volunteers helped restore a Native Hawaiian wetland by removing invasive weeds, cleaning up trash and creating habitat for native plants and birds, including the Hawaiian Stilt, an endangered species of shorebirds. Rebecca Smith, JBPHH natural […]

Fun At The Bridge Run

Fun At The Bridge Run

Helen Ko Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The 20th Annual Ford Island Bridge Run began at the iconic Adm. Clarey Bridge on Ford Island, April 1. More than 1,700 runners and walkers started their morning bright and early to participate in the 10k run. One of the larger 10K runs on the […]

Music at sunset

Music at sunset

Story and photos by Robert Purdy Pacific Missile Range Facility Public Affairs Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF), Barking Sands welcomed music fans from all across Kauai to join PMRF and Navy Morale Welfare and Recreation (MWR) for an evening of live music on the beach at the second annual Sunset Music Fest II, March 25. […]

Story Time highlights Women's History Month

Story Time highlights Women’s History Month

U.S. Navy photos by MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Women military service members read books to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Childhood Development Center (CDC) preschoolers during a “Story Time with the CDC” at the Joint Base Library, March 15. The event celebrated National Women’s History Month and featured the women […]

National conference inspires Joint Base Keystone Club

National conference inspires Joint Base Keystone Club

Zayne Hyider Youth Writer, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Teen Center Photos by Zachary Pigott Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Teen Center Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hick-am’s (JBPHH) Keystone Club participated in the 50th National Keystone Conference in Chicago from Feb. 27 to March 4. The JBPHH Keystone Club was selected by Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) […]

Art exhibition to showcase instructors’ work

Art exhibition to showcase instructors’ work

Justin Hirai Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The Joint Base Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s (MWR) Arts and Crafts Center will host an art exhibition of artists Charis Derry’s and Dennis Mc-Geary’s original paintings and sculptures. The exhibition will be in the Joint Base Arts and Crafts Center Gallery from March 16 through […]

Seabee Olympics ‘builds' camaraderie

Seabee Olympics ‘builds’ camaraderie

Don Robbins Editor, Ho’okele U.S Navy photos by MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Sailors assigned to Construction Battalion Maintenance Unit (CBMU) 303 and Soldiers assigned to 130th Theater Engineer Brigade were among those who participated in a series of events during the 2017 Seabee Olympics Feb. 24 at Joint Base […]