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Japanese-American veterans to be honored during 75th commemoration

Japanese-American veterans to be honored during 75th commemoration

| December 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Veterans of four military units comprised primarily of Americans of Japanese ancestry (AJAs) will be honored in this year’s commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Oahu that thrust the United States into World War II.

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TAMC holds change of command

TAMC holds change of command

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center held a change of command ceremony, July 15, to welcome Col. Andrew M. Barr and say aloha to Col. David K. Dunning, outgoing commander, at the hospital’s Oceanside flagpole.

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Smart choices can make for a safe 4th of July

Smart choices can make for a safe 4th of July

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday, July 4, we celebrate the 240th anniversary of the founding of the United States. It is a time for us to celebrate our freedom and independence, and to reflect on the individual liberties that the founding fathers fought for – life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

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U.S. VETS selected for city’s ‘Housing First’ initiative

U.S. VETS selected for city’s ‘Housing First’ initiative

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

The City and U.S. VETS will now enter an exclusive negotiation period to finalize the terms of a contract, which is anticipated to be executed later this month.

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Traffic Report: April 15, 2016

Traffic Report: April 15, 2016

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Advisories from Army and Hawaii Department of Tansportation ( HDOT) sources. Visit www.garrison.hawaii. army.mil/info/trafficcalendar.htm for up-to-date advisories.

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‘Cacti’ conduct live-fire training with teammates

‘Cacti’ conduct live-fire training with teammates

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The “Cacti,” 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Inf. Division, held a company combined arms live-fire exercise (CALFEX) at the Battle Area Complex (BAX), here, March 8-13.

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Homeless veterans find permanent housing in 2015

Homeless veterans find permanent housing in 2015

| February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

About 596 homeless veterans on Oahu were permanently housed in calendar year 2015, said the Department of Veterans Affairs Pacific Island Health Care System (VAPIHCS), Partners in Care and the Homeless Veterans Task Force, recently.

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Army power plant proposed

Army power plant proposed

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of the Army announced the signing of a “record of decision” to proceed with Hawaiian Electric’s construction and operation of a 50-megawatt biofuel-capable power generation plant, here.

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Traffic Report: Nov. 20, 2015

Traffic Report: Nov. 20, 2015

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) and USAG-HI advisories for detours, construction and noise advisories. Unless indicated, all area codes are 808.

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ALA Hawaii Show fuels local food products worldwide

ALA Hawaii Show fuels local food products worldwide

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

It started 18 years ago with about a handful of businesses and a desire make local products more readily available to Hawaii’s military community.

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