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Central Oahu Coverstory // State Lawmakers Honor Fallen Central Warriors
By SGT. DANIEL SCHROEDER 25th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs Marines, airmen, sailors and soldiers solemnly entered the state Capitol March 27, their emotions evident...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Envision Laie Testifies At Koolauloa Hearing
A large group of community members turned out for the city Planning Commission’s March 6 public hearing on the revised Ko’olau Loa Sustainable Communities Plan...

Steve Murray
Central Oahu Coverstory // Soldier’s Son Heading To Norway, For Football
Olene Togiailua is one proud papa. The Schofield soldier’s son, Watson Togiailua, has signed to play professional football in Norway, and the younger Togiailua can’t...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Waialua Library Hosts March Authors Night
Despite the iPhone epidemic, people still write books that get printed, and Waialua Library will showcase four of them, along with their local authors, at...

Jaimie Kim
Central Oahu Coverstory // Waialua Raising Funds For Tutors
Waialua High School kicked off its fundraising campaign last month to support its After-School Tutorial Program. “The after-school tutorial focuses on assisting students with homework...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Girl Raises Funds For Fisher House
A Trinity Lutheran School seventh-grader took the holiday season to heart by playing Santa and delivering two vanloads of gifts and household supplies to the...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Coverstory // Area Lions Clubs Want Your Used Eyeglasses
Households in Central Oahu should start searching now for their discarded pairs of old eyeglasses, sitting forgotten in a drawer or box, and bring them...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Ho‘ala Wins Award For Its Character-building Student Curriculum
Chalk up another award for Ho’ala School. The Wahiawa private school recently was recognized again for its efforts to encourage ethical, social and academic growth...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Foundation Offers Micro-Loans To Food Startups
From young farmers to modest entrepreneurs, Feed The Hunger Foundation stands ready to help. The local nonprofit recently won its own $1 million award from...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Leilehua Teen Raising Funds To Make Girl’s Wish Come True
Big Island girl Melodee (last name withheld) has dreamed of traveling to the magical world of Disney to meet her favorite Disney characters. And while...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Annual Veterans Day Parade May Be Biggest Yet
After missing the march in 2011 because of APEC security issues, the Wahiawa Veterans Day parade is definitely on for Nov. 12, 2012. Wahiawa Lions...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Camp Erdman Hosts Halloween Weekend
The Halloween spirit is alive and well at YMCA’s Camp Erdman this weekend as families are invited to take part in its annual Halloween Family...

Steve Murray
Central Oahu Coverstory // HIFF Will Screen Haleiwa Taro Film
Kalo and the preservation of native culture will be on full view at 7 p.m. Saturday at Regal Dole Cannery Theatres, where the Hawaii International...

Chris Fleck
Central Oahu Coverstory // Trojans’ JROTC Unit Is A Quick Study
Training through the newly formed Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program at Mililani High School is quickly instilling valuable qualities in many students. Led...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Schools Counting On Shoppers To Help Pay For Sports Uniforms
Central Oahu schools are counting on community members to help raise badly needed money for their athletic programs. Since 2001, the Shop and Score program...

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Central Oahu Coverstory // Mililani Man Wins Conservation Award
Sometimes innovation is simply a matter of finding new ways to tackle old problems. Allen Evans did just that, and for his efforts the Mililani...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Coverstory // MHS Brings Home Health-career Gold
June was a healthy month for the health-career students from Mililani High School. The school’s Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) chapter earned several medals...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Coverstory // Garden Contest Could ‘Green Up’ Wahiawa
Wahiawa Town Garden Revival invites gardeners to landscape their yards in one of five styles that “green-up” the town, capture its character and revive the...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Coverstory // Banks, Realtors To Help Collect School Supplies
Real estate and banking have stepped up as key players in rescuing needy families from the annual back-to-school shopping dilemma. Both Locations Foundation and Central...

Steve Murray
Central Oahu Coverstory // Farmers Market Looking For Home
Haleiwa Farmers’ Market (HFM) operators and vendors voiced their displeasure June 17 over the closing of the three-year-old market at the town’s entrance. The closure...


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