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Our readers share their family pictures

  • Torri Jane Emiko Miriam Kasamoto , left , and Ariella Agpaoa Ballesteros

  • Hailey Takemi Smith, left, Tyzo Takemi Yahata

Ariella Agpaoa Ballesteros was born Nov. 13 at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children to Madeline Ballesteros and Eddie Ballesteros Jr. of Honolulu.

Torri Jane Emiko Miriam Kasamoto was born Jan. 28 at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children to Carole Kanani Frances Kasamoto and Jason Shawn Kasamoto of Honolulu.

Hailey Takemi Smith was born Dec. 30 at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children to Traci Mei Lin Smith and Jonathan David Shoji Smith of Honolulu.

Tyzo Takemi Yahata was born Jan. 23 at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children to Dawn Chiemi Yahata and Gage Yoshio Yahata of Honolulu.


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