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Upcoming blood drives

• Aug. 31, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Makalapa Clinic, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. • Sept. 8, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., USS Chosin (CG 65), Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. (For more information, call 433-6699 or 433-6148 or email michelle.lele@amedd.army.mil.)

End of WWII event planned for Sept. 2

End of WWII event planned for Sept. 2

Battleship Missouri Memorial Association The USS Missouri Memorial Association will commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II with a Sept. 2 ceremony at the Battleship Missouri Memorial. The theme is “The Day that Launched a Better Future,” and the ceremony will honor the veterans of World War II. The event will […]

Don’t wait: Communicate before an emergency

Navy Installations Command Public Affairs WASHINGTON — The time to prepare for an emergency is before the first raindrop falls, the first crack of lightning splinters the sky, or the first media report of a storm warning elevates your fear factor. The time to make a plan is now. Don’t wait. This urgent theme of […]

Navy to observe Suicide Prevention Month in September

Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs WASHINGTON — While September is Suicide Prevention Month, subject matter experts from the 21st Century Sailor Office’s Suicide Prevention Office, OPNAV N171, say their goal isn’t to prevent suicide on just a single day or month, but every day of the year. “Every life is precious, and the fight […]

Event to honor fallen service members

Event to honor fallen service members

Tripler Army Medical Center The Tripler Army Medical Center’s Fisher House will hold the fourth annual 8K Hero & Remembrance Run on Sept. 5. The free event starts at 6 a.m. at the Pacific Aviation Museum on Ford Island. It honors more than 7,000 fallen service members from all branches of service who have given […]

Big swim meet expects to ‘make a splash' next week

Big swim meet expects to ‘make a splash’ next week

Helen Ko Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Joint Base Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s aquatics program will hold its first all ages swim meet from 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 5 at Scott Pool. The event is free. “The main goal of this event is to provide a fun competition for families without […]

Relaxed atmosphere, scenic views at Schooners Restaurant

Relaxed atmosphere, scenic views at Schooners Restaurant

Reid Tokeshi Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Diners can find breathtaking harbor views and classic entrees at Schooners Restaurant. Schooners’ off-base location near the historic USS Arizona Memorial makes it a convenient spot for lunch, dinner or pau hana for military patrons and guests. The open-air dining room overlooks the waters of […]

A taste of Morocco with ras el hanout eggplant and chickpeas

A taste of Morocco with ras el hanout eggplant and chickpeas

Ras el hanout is a North African spice mixture that it is central to Moroccan cuisine. It is not to be confused with Ra’s al Ghul, who is a Batman supervillain. In Arabic, ras el hanout means “head of the shop,” signifying that it is the best spice mix the seller has to offer. It […]

POW/MIA Memorial Week events set for Sept. 14-18

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs The Air Force Sergeant’s Association will host POW/MIA Memorial Week commemorations from Sept. 14 to 18 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. • A reveille will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 14 at Atterbury Circle. • A monument beautification will begin at 9 a.m. Sept. 15 at the POW/MIA monument. […]

USS Columbus returns from southern command deployment

USS Columbus returns from southern command deployment

MC1 Steven Khor Submarine Force Pacific Fleet Public Affairs The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Columbus (SSN 762) recently returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following a unique deployment to the south. Columbus returned Aug. 11 to the submarine piers that were lined with families and friends bidding a warm aloha welcome as it […]