Quote Unquote: This Chief Happiness Officer
HONOLULU Magazine (blog)Quote Unquote: This Chief Happiness Officer Can Help You Find Your Happy PlaceHONOLULU Magazine (blog)Born in San Francisco, raised in Taiwan, Alice Inoue has hosted Japanese TV shows, written books, been a feng shui expert, an astrologer and an ordained minister. Now she's chief happiness officer at Happiness U, encouraging people to be their best ...
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 3:04 pm
'The Fat Man' made a big impression on
'The Fat Man' made a big impression on listenersLoveland Reporter-HeraldHe was affectionately known in sumo circles as Konishiki, "The Dump Truck." Jim Willard, a Loveland resident since 1967, retired from Hewlett-Packard after 33 years to focus on less trivial things. He calls Twoey, his bichon frisé-Maltese dog, vice ...
Posted on 4 July 2017 | 12:00 pm
Former Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and
Honolulu Star-AdvertiserFormer Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and Akebono hospitalized in ...Honolulu Star-AdvertiserChad Rowan, who competed as Akebono, poses during a news conference at Aloha Stadium in 2005. 1 / 2. PrevNext. TOKYO >> Two decades after they made ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 5:58 pm
FROM SUMO TO MUSIC: Former Ozeki KONISHIKI
Nichi Bei WeeklyFROM SUMO TO MUSIC: Former Ozeki KONISHIKI to be Grand Marshal of paradeNichi Bei WeeklyWhen KONISHIKI last came to the Bay Area in 1996, the much celebrated sumo wrestler in Japan was taking a victory lap of sorts at a tournament in San Jose while he wound down a history-making career. Sunday, April 16 in San Francisco, the Hawai'i-born ...
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 11:29 am
Konishiki Named Grand Marshal of Cherry
The Rafu ShimpoKonishiki Named Grand Marshal of Cherry Blossom Festival ParadeThe Rafu ShimpoJust five years later, Konishiki became the first non-Japanese born sumo wrestler to reach ozeki, the second-highest rank. During his 15-year career, he won three championships in the top Makuuchi division and amassed 733 wins. He paved the way for ...and more »
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 2:31 pm
Former sumo star, Konishiki discovers
It's not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel's capital. But on Tuesday, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during a special ...
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 12:01 am
Sumo Wrestling Star Konishiki Discovers
It's not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel's capital. But on Tuesday, October 21, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during a ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:17 am
Former Sumo Star Konishiki Discovers
It’s not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel’s capital. But on Tuesday, October 21, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during ...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:00 pm
Charges filed against Konishiki for alleged
Charges have been filed against Hawaiian-born former sumo wrestler Konishiki, 47, for allegedly assaulting a man in a dispute involving his dog defecating on the grounds of the man’s residence, according to Japanese media reports. NTV reported that the ...
Posted on 14 December 2011 | 8:00 am
Konishiki Kids to host tsunami victims
MAILI (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Konishiki Kids Foundation is making plans to bring children from tsunami ravaged Northern Japan to Hawaii. "You kind of show what the aloha spirit is, how we live our lives here," former sumo wrestler Konishiki told Hawaii ...
Posted on 17 May 2011 | 7:28 pm