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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 […]

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 […]

Facing future: CNO Richardson, former CHINFO Kirby

Facing future: CNO Richardson, former CHINFO Kirby

Review by Bill Doughty At last week’s Surface Navy Association (SNA) Symposium in Virginia, someone asked Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson what he’s reading. The CNO reminded the questioner, “Y’know, I actually have a reading list.” After the crowd chuckled and applauded, the CNO answered that — in addition to the Navy […]

15th Wing welcomes PACAF command chief

15th Wing welcomes PACAF command chief

Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Johnson, Pacific Air Forces command chief, speaks with members of the 15th Wing during an all enlisted call at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Jan. 16. During his tour, Johnson spoke about the importance of readiness and Air Force policy changes. Johnson visits the air traffic control tower during a tour […]

Shuttle Challenger remembered

Shuttle Challenger remembered

The NASA family lost seven of its own on the morning of Jan. 28, 1986, when a booster engine failed, causing the Shuttle Challenger to break apart just 73 seconds after launch. The crew of STS-51-L were front row from left, Mike Smith, Dick Scobee and Ron McNair. Back row from left, Ellison Onizuka, Christa […]

Families, friends welcome home USS Chafee

Families, friends welcome home USS Chafee

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. honored at chapel

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. honored at chapel

Story and photos by Don Robbins Ho‘okele Editor Sailors, Airmen and civilians attended a special observance celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Pearl Harbor Memorial Chapel, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Jan. 17. The ceremony was organized by the Joint Base Diversity Committee and led by master of ceremonies Cryptologic […]