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Pamela Young
Applause // Paying It Backward At The Blaisdell
On the way to the Passion concert at Blaisdell Arena, we drove down Kapiolani to turn right into the parking lot. There were a few...

Pamela Young
Applause // Praising Professionalism, People Skills
Dear Pamela, I took three visitors from South Carolina to Punchbowl to visit my dad’s grave and one of their friend’s uncle’s grave last week....

Pamela Young
Applause // Good Samaritans Everywhere You Look
Aloha mai e Pamela, I took my sister to the ER at Kaiser Permanente-Moanalua to check on some discomfort in her abdomen. It turns out...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Quick Thinking Day
Aloha Pamela, While on the Kaiser-Moanalua to Kaiser-Honolulu shuttle, I suffer from COPD, but never like this. A lady passenger refused to roll up her...

Pamela Young
Applause // Finding Time To Be Kind To Strangers
Hi Pamela, You must think I’m pretty dense or a sucker about cars, since I have written several times about my car trouble. I got...

Pamela Young
Applause // Finding A Smile At The Dentist’s Office
Dear Pamela, I just recently got on my feet after being homeless for a few years and living a hard life, in which I lost...

Pamela Young
Applause // It’s The Little Things That Count In Life
Dear Pamela, Recently at Pearlridge, my car would not start, even after several tries. Thankfully, there was a kind gentleman who not only started the...

Pamela Young
Applause // Heeia Kea Noses Appreciate HFD
Aloha Pamela, The recent, well-publicized episode with the rotten sperm whale carcass being brought into Heeia Kea Boat Harbor for disposal also left a distinctive...

Pamela Young
Applause // Showing Aloha And Character
Hi Pamela, I wanted to send out a big MAHALO to a young man and his girlfriend who helped push my stalled car out of...

Pamela Young
Applause // Nothing Strange About Helping Others
Dear Pamela, As I got on the escalator at Ala Moana Pacific Center, I took hold of the handrail and did not realize it was...

Pamela Young
Applause // Helping Others Just Comes Naturally
Dear Pamela, One afternoon on very busy Ala Moana Boulevard and Atkinson Drive, my 1990 Toyota went dead. I immediately called 911, and the person...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Vet Who Goes The Extra Mile
Dear Pamela, We would like to give a big shout-out to Dr. Ryan Tedder of Animal Clinic of Honolulu. Several months ago on a routine...

Pamela Young
Applause // Doing The Right Thing Is Second Nature
Dear Pamela, I asked the valet parking attendants at Castle Medical Center where I could get tennis balls to put on my walker. A woman...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Double Shout-Out To Helpful HPD
Dear Pamela, I’d like to thank four gentlemen who came to my aid when my car suddenly lost power in the middle lane of Pali...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Team’s Respectful Sportsmanship
Aloha Pamela, I would like to commend the young men of the Punahou (Gold) Soccer Team for the respect they showed to the Kamehameha (White)...

Pamela Young
Applause // Helping Is Just The Right Thing To Do
Dear Pamela, I tripped and fell as I entered an elevator and hit my head on the interior wall. Donald Fasone from Tropical Water, who...

Pamela Young
Applause // Anonymous Angels Are Everywhere
Dear Pamela, While exiting the Sam’s Club Pearl City parking garage, I discovered my cell phone was not in my pocket. My husband pulled off...

Pamela Young
Applause // On-the-spot Super Service
Dear Pamela, May I offer my most enthusiastic shout out to Barry at the Vacuum Cleaner Center. I brought my vacuum in for repair, thinking...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Gracious Karen Keawehawaii
Dear Pamela, Here at Malulani Hale senior citizen apartment complex, we were fortunate to have Hawaii’s greatest band, the Royal Hawaiian Band. The songs it...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Contagious Spirit Of Giving
Dear Pamela, When I had no vehicular means of getting a piece of plywood from City Mill to my home, I decided to walk it...


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