DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARBULLETIN.COM
The Hiroshima Little League Baseball Goodwill team met yesterday with Gov. Linda Lingle. Afterward they walked around the state Capitol. Kazuya Arai, left, Wataru Yamashita and Hironori Taketou looked at the view over the balcony underneath the central opening of the Capitol (their coach is Keigo Hakojo, not shown). They are participating in baseball games today and tomorrow against four teams with ballplayers from around Oahu.
FIRST FRIDAY BON DANCE
GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARBULLETIN.COM
Dressed in traditional Okinawan garb, Ricky Yamaoka of Shinyuu Kai kept the beat last night with his troupe during the bon dance held at Smith Beretania Park.