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Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 4/22/15
Mililani High School’s Mari Domingo is one of three honorees to receive the Violet Richardson Award last month from Central Oahu Soroptimists for “making the...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 4/15/15
Waialua Elementary fourth-grader Pawehi Binz now wears the Miss Hawaii Elementary America 2015 crown. She’s already plunged into community service at a homeless shelter and...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 4/8/15
Mililani’s Kristi Hayashida tied for top honors (and a gold medal) in the balance beam for Seattle Pacific University with a career-high 9.875 at Mountain...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 3/18/15
Teenager Aubrey McKenzie impressed pageant crowds Feb. 7 by signing to the Cinderella song, A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes. Judges named her...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 3/4/15
Eight talented Leilehua students are among 23 finalists in the 2015 Kaha Ki‘i Congressional Art Competition. U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard will announce the winners March...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/18/15
Ten years after his death, Army 1st Lt. Nainoa Hoe was honored Jan. 22 from Wahiawa to Washington, D.C. A wreath-laying ceremony was held at...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/4/15
San Diego Chargers linebacker Manti Te’o stepped into the new role of donor last week at his alma mater, Kahuku High & Intermediate School (before...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/28/15
Hawaiian Airlines has promoted Mililani’s Shannon Okinaka to senior vice president and interim chief financial officer. She’s been controller of the airline since 2011, and...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/14/15
Mililani musician (bassist) Alika Lyman joins Shoji Ledward and Duane Padilla at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at HPR’s Atherton Studio for an evening of improvisational...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/24/14
The ever-growing Ward Village complex has hired Mililani’s Tony Gaston to direct site development — a key post that covers infrastructure, traffic, land, permitting and...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/10/14
The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Hawaii has honored Mililani’s Cey Murakami as its Civilian Engineer of 2015 for his leadership, technical skills and support of...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/26/14
The U.S. Coral Reef Task Force gave its Outstanding Management award to Pupukea’s Denise Antolini for her work in fisheries, marine enforcement, aquatic invasive species...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/12/14
Art song music from Mililani High School graduate Daniel Bayot will be performed at 10:15 and 11 a.m. Thursday at the UH West Oahu Campus...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/22/14
Mililani’s Ray Cruz has put a new gig on his music menu. Last week the popular deejay and emcee premiered Latin Beat on HPR-2, where...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/8/14
Mililani High freshman Hunter Gentryshared first-place teen honors in the 2014 Hawaii Food and Wine Festival’s Keiki in the Kitchen competition. Hunter prepared tasty and...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 9/24/14
Hale Kula Elementary’s Michelle Colte is School Librarian of the Year, an inaugural 2014 award by School Library Journal and Scholastic Inc. As library media...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 9/10/14
On a whim, Makoa Ho (Kahuku High 2014) snapped a photo of his friend Brooklyn Dombroski at Puaena Point in Haleiwa, hair whipping around, called...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 8/27/14
Wahiawa native Alyshia Shimizu won the title of 2015 Miss Ultimate Elite at a Scottdale, Ariz., pageant Aug. 3. Currently 19 years old and a...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 8/13/14
Mililani’s Jared Higashi is the new director of government and community affairs for Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association, bringing skills honed as a legislative aide...

Carol Chang
Central Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 7/30/14
On top of many other awards, Waialua 2014 gradu ate William Blaser III won a $7,500 STEM Scholarship from Chevron and the U.S. Golf Association,...

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