Obituaries 12-29-18

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Island Life 12-29-18

A pair of eagle rays flap their way through Kailua Bay on Thursday. (Reiko Sekine/Community contributor)

Disagree, just don’t be disagreeable about it

This is the most wonderful time of the year. People are at their best now that Black Friday is past. They take the effort to greet strangers, but still Fox News wants to make it an issue if the greeting is not “Merry Christmas.”

In Vegas or LA, UFC 232 is a dynamite show to fans, fighters

INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Dana White knew the UFC would take some pretty big hits, both financial and otherwise, when he moved its traditional end-of-the-year show from Las Vegas to Southern California on six days’ notice to keep Jon Jones on the card despite his latest positive drug test.

Suspicious package report at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM – There has been a suspicious package reported on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH). The package was discovered in the vicinity of the Navy Mail Center, near building 479. All personnel not involved in the ongoing investigation have been ordered to stand clear, and motorists should avoid the area.