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Navy launches eDIVO mobile app

Navy launches eDIVO mobile app

Sea Warrior Program Public Affairs WASHINGTON — The Navy launched a new app March 11 named eDIVO, designed to provide junior officers and chief petty officers with quick access to information and resources all conveniently located within one mobile application. The eDIVO app is the creation of two junior officers, Lt. Charlie Hymen and Lt. […]

Your Weekly Fun with MWR

Double Feature Friday will begin at 5:30 p.m. today at Sharkey Theater. Patrons can watch two movies for the price of one admission ticket. The featured films are “McFarland, USA” (rated PG) and “Focus” (rated R). FMI: 473 0726. 5K Moustache March will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Hickam Fitness Center. Registration for […]

Sailing classes begin next week on base

Sailing classes begin next week on base

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The marinas at Hickam Harbor and Rainbow Bay at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam offer monthly sailing classes tailored for both kids and adults. Beginner sailing classes for children ages 10 years and older will be held every Monday and Wednesday at Rainbow Bay Marina. The $50 fee […]

MWR to hold spring open house Saturday

MWR to hold spring open house Saturday

J R Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation will celebrate National Craft Month by hosting a spring open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Hickam Arts & Crafts Center. This will be the first of two open house events this year. […]

Airmen join Hickam Communities in community cleanup

Airmen join Hickam Communities in community cleanup

Story and photo by Hickam Communities Donning gloves and carrying bundles of trash bags, nearly two dozen volunteers from the 690th Cyberspace Operations Squadron, 37th Intelligence Squadron and 647th Security Forces Squadron /S3D K-9 joined Hickam Communities’ staff to help clean up Onizuka Village last month. The community project at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam was […]

Easter Sunrise Service to be held at Battleship Missouri

Brandon Bosworth Assistant Editor, Ho‘okele The Battleship Missouri Memorial will host its annual Easter Sunrise Service begining at 6:30 a.m. April 5. This is a multi-service event with chaplains from the Navy, Air Force and Army participating. The service is a free event and is open to anyone with base access. The inter-denominational service runs […]

MFSC to hold upcoming events

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Military and Family Support Center (MFSC) will hold upcoming events. • A pinwheel planting event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon April 2 at MFSC Wahiawa (NCTAMS). The pinwheel serves as the national symbol for child abuse prevention. It is a reflection of hope, health and safety — what […]

Can't ‘beet' Borscht

Can’t ‘beet’ Borscht

A Gent in the Kitchen By: Brandon Bosworth The first time I ever had borscht was about 20 years ago at a Russian restaurant in Las Vegas whose name escapes me. Even though it was located in a dinky strip mall, the interior was all wood and decorated like a dacha. The customers wore lots […]

Air Force's first female chief joined after Dec. 7 attacks

Air Force’s first female chief joined after Dec. 7 attacks

Air Force Enlisted Heritage Research Institute In 1960, Chief Master Sgt. Grace Peterson became the first female chief master sergeant. She was not only the first female chief master sergeant; she was part of the original group of senior NCOs to be selected for the rank of E-9. At the time of promotion, Peterson was […]

New 3D-simulator generates training, expertise on subs

New 3D-simulator generates training, expertise on subs

David Smalley Office of Naval Research Public Affairs ARLINGTON, Va. (NNS) — A new diesel generator simulator has been delivered to Pearl Harbor naval facilities by the TechSolutions program at the Office of Naval Research (ONR), officials at ONR announced March 18. High-fidelity 3D software will allow Sailors to use 50-inch touch screens to see […]