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'No Drone Zone' at Hawaii military installations

‘No Drone Zone’ at Hawaii military installations

Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs The Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly referred to as drones, are growing in popularity with both government and private users. To ensure the safety and security of military assets and personnel, there are clear restrictions on flying drones over military bases. All Navy and Marine Corps installations on Oahu are […]

Forging the future 'for a better world'

Forging the future ‘for a better world’

Rear Adm. Brian Fort Commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific (Editor’s Note: Rear Adm. Fort will offer these welcome remarks today at the Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day commemoration at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.) On behalf of our Navy team in Hawaii, it is my distinct honor to welcome back our […]

Navy mourns the loss of former Sailor, President George H.W. Bush

Navy mourns the loss of former Sailor, President George H.W. Bush

Yonca Poyraz-Dogan Navy Office of Information Public Affairs Among America’s few seafaring presidents, former President George H.W. Bush passed away Nov. 30 at his Houston, Texas home at the age of 94. “Today, I join the Navy-Marine Corps team, our nation, and the world in mourning the loss of President George H. W. Bush. Navy […]

'Blackened Canteen' ceremony honors fallen

‘Blackened Canteen’ ceremony honors fallen

Story and photo by MC3 Cole Pielop Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Whiskey slowly pours from the charred canteen as it splashes against the hallowed waters surrounding the USS Arizona Memorial. Sharply dressed men, whose countries years ago were mortal enemies, solemnly stare at the water as the two liquids meet. U.S. and […]

Forging  the Future

Forging the Future

National Park Service The National Park Service and the United States Navy will host the National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 77th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony, today, to honor and remember the 2,390 American casualties lost during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the island of Oahu Dec. 7, 1941. The ceremony will begin at 7:50 […]

'Day of infamy' remembered

‘Day of infamy’ remembered

Dec. 7, 2018 will mark 77 years since America was launched into World War II with the attack on Oahu, including Pearl Harbor. These are some commemorative events taking place this year, Dec. 1-7. Dec. 1 • A Pearl Harbor History Day will be held at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center from 8 a.m. to […]

Upcoming Events – Winter

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation • Reservations are open for the ITT Honolulu City Lights Holiday Tour, happening nightly through Dec. 23. Take a festive ride on ITT’s own trolley through Honolulu to view the city lights before stopping at Honolulu Hale and see the holiday displays. Price is $15 for the […]

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Dates apply to mail received by each Post Office’s cutoff time. For more information, visit SEEKING YOUTH SPORTS COACHES NOW — Volunteer coaches are still needed for Youth Sports winter basketball, baseball and cheer seasons. Practices will start January 2019 and games will run from the end of January to the middle of March. […]

Shipyard lauded for efficiency of on-time delivery

Shipyard lauded for efficiency of on-time delivery

Story and photo by Amanda Urena PHNSY & IMF Public Affairs Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) hosted a “Lunch on the Lanai” Nov. 9 highlighting the accomplishments of the shipyard’s on-time delivery of ships and submarines. More than 2,000 shipyard civilian employees and military service members gathered in celebration […]

Holiday Services

Location guide • HCC = Hickam Chapel Center (building 1750) 449-1754 • PHMC = Pearl Harbor Memorial Chapel (building 1600) 473-3971 • Aloha Jewish Chapel (building 1514) Roman Catholic Holiday Services • Dec. 7 at 6 p.m.: Immaculate Conception Vigil Mass (HCC) • Dec. 8 at 10 a.m.: Immaculate Conception Day Mass (PHMC) • Dec. […]