Two years ago I reported on:
MONDAY, MAY 27, 2013
Nick Fradiani, recent American Idol winner, sang our National Anthem. I was totally impressed with Stefanie Scott, a product of the Disney Channel.
Hawaii now has a special way of celebrating Memorial Day. Begun 15 years ago by Her Holiness Shinso Ito, (below in orange) head of Shinnyo-en Buddhism, founded by her father, the mostly religious service has become a multicultural event at Magic Island featuring Pacific-Asian entertainment and the launching of floating lanterns: