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Pamela Young
Applause // Saluting Postal Service Heroes
Dear Pamela, I was pushing my precious, year-old great-granddaughter across Lunalilo Home Road by Kamiloiki Park. The blanket I had her legs covered with slipped...

Pamela Young
Applause // Angels Who Come To Save The Day
Dear Pamela, While waiting in line at the Pearl City Walmart checkout, a young mother with a small child was in front of me paying...

Pamela Young
Applause // Helping Customers Is Key At HECO
Dear Pamela, First of all, thank you, Pamela, for a column that recognizes and inspires everyday good deeds! I’ve been very remiss in not thanking...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Successful Social Media Sleuth
Dear Pamela, I would like to send a big mahalo to Julia and Kalani Porter of Kapolei. You both are truly my ANGELS sent from...

Pamela Young
Applause // Locked Keys, Loose Wires
Dear Pamela: A few days ago, I got to my car with a bagful of groceries from Times Market-Kahala and found my keys locked in...

Pamela Young
Applause // Unselfish Deeds Are Inspirational
Dear Pamela, I dropped my ID card after checking in at the airport in Kona. I wish to send a huge APPLAUSE to the lady...

Pamela Young
Applause // Good Will Rings True In Manoa
Dear Pamela, I am a bell ringer for the Salvation Army at Safeway Manoa. While ringing, I had my car towed! At first I thought...

Pamela Young
Applause // Paying It Forward
Dear Pamela, The staff at Windward City Starbucks always have a smile and cheerful greeting for everyone. Recently an elderly lady in front of me...

Pamela Young
Applause // Setting An Example Of Courage
Aloha Pamela, I suffered a stroke this April and spent four days at Castle Medical Center, then was transferred to Rehab Hospital of the Pacific...

Pamela Young
Applause // An Unexpected Anniversary Gift
Aloha Pamela, My husband surprised me with dinner at Morton’s Steakhouse with our 11-year-old son and 8-year-old daughter. We celebrated our 12th wedding anniversary. When...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Team Effort In An Emergency
Dear Pamela, I was hit by a car while riding my moped down Kuhio Avenue. I was hurt very badly and actually ended up crushing...

Pamela Young
Applause // Untiring Efforts At Carpet One
Dear Pam, I wanted to thank two kindhearted employees from American Carpet One. It was the day I went to sign the carpet installation contract...

Pamela Young
Applause // Kind Service To Da Maxx
Hello Pamela, I purchased a very nice and unusual handbag from the new TJMaxx, but after showing it to my daughter she reminded me that...

Pamela Young
Applause // Mail Carriers Go Extra Mile
Hi Pamela! I want to give a big round of APPLAUSE to the mail carrier who delivers the mail to Kulana Village in Ewa Beach....

Pamela Young
Applause // What A Wonderful World
Aloha Pamela, On the first day of school, we met at Big City Diner in Waipio for breakfast. We are all retirees. We had a...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Joy In Making A Difference
Aloha Pamela, I would like to send some APPLAUSE to all the amazing volunteers, hardworking committee members, generous business owners and sponsors, musicians and others...

Pamela Young
Applause // Care From The Heart At Olaloa
Dear Pamela, I would like to thank Yoshiko Matsuo of Olaloa Retirement Center, where I live. Since I can’t drink anything cold, Yo brings me...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Little Things We Do For Others
Dear Pamela, Every week I read your column about the great “little” things people do for others. Never did I think I would write to...

Pamela Young
Applause // Belated Reunion With An Angel
Aloha Pamela, I was in a cycling accident back in 2010 and I wrote a thank you to all the people who helped me on...

Pamela Young
Applause // Going Above And Beyond At C.S. Wo
Dear Pamela, As an elderly disabled woman, I try to prepare for contingencies, but had received misinformation from another well-meaning person. When I went to...


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