Tag: Waianae

225th Bde. Sept. Bn., 2nd IBCT helps community get prepared during Waianae Coast Disaster Readiness Fair

225th Bde. Sept. Bn., 2nd IBCT helps community get prepared during Waianae Coast Disaster Readiness Fair

| June 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

During a typhoon, flood or fire is not the time to prepare for emergencies; the time is now, according to FEMA. Being prepared can reduce fear, anxiety and losses that can accompany disasters that disrupt hundreds of thousands of lives every year. 

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2nd Brigade Warriors help JROTC cadets push themselves to the limit

2nd Brigade Warriors help JROTC cadets push themselves to the limit

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

As the sun rose across Pililaau Army Recreation Center, Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps cadets from across Oahu, Alaska and California geared up for a multi-day team physical fitness challenge to hone their skills of leadership, here.

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2IBCT Gimlets help bring holiday cheer to Waianae

2IBCT Gimlets help bring holiday cheer to Waianae

| December 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat team, 25th Infantry Division brought smiles to the community of Waianae, passing out candy during the Waianae Coast Holiday Parade, Dec. 2.

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Veterans Day event on Waianae Coast honors veterans, past and present

Veterans Day event on Waianae Coast honors veterans, past and present

| November 17, 2017 | 1 Comment

On Nov. 11, Pililaau Army Recreation Center served as the perfect gathering place for the local community for a Veteran’s Day Ceremony to honor the service and sacrifice of all who have served. Hosted by Oahu’s Leeward Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), Post 849, the ceremony began with a deep silence as a wreath was laid on the Veteran’s Memorial Monument that sits at PARC.

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Army’s heavy lifting helps protect endangered snails

Army’s heavy lifting helps protect endangered snails

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

On a clear morning, here, thousands of feet above Schofield Barracks, a pair of conservationists from the Oahu Army Natural Resources Program scanned the sky, waiting for the approach of a Black Hawk helicopter scheduled to sling load supplies for an enclosure that will protect a population of endangered Oahu tree snails.

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History accompanies weekend Kolekole run

History accompanies weekend Kolekole run

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

As runners gear up for the Kolekole 10K on March 11, and the Kolekole Walking Path reaches its second anniversary of being reopened to the community for limited use on March 14, the Hawaii Army Weekly takes a look back at the area’s rich history.

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‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, began a successful year as companies assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Inf. Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” loaded up a U.S. Army logistics support vessel for an exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), on the island of Hawaii, in January.

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Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the Soldiers and families of 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, 2016 can best be described as transformative – filled with intense and rigorous training, historic new partnerships and unrelenting family support.

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Traffic Report: Dec. 2, 2016

Traffic Report: Dec. 2, 2016

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Advisories that provide traffic, construction and power outage information. Send information to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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Leeward communities honor, celebrate veterans during annual parade

Leeward communities honor, celebrate veterans during annual parade

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Families and friends of the Leeward communities of Oahu paid tribute to the service of all military veterans as Soldiers assigned to the 25th Infantry Division participated in the annual 34th Waianae Veterans Day parade, here, Nov. 5.

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