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Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 5/6/15
Kahala resident and Iolani sophomore Christopher Lindsay will be at the Intel International Science Fair May 10-15 in Pittsburgh with his second- place grand-prize project,...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 4/1/15
Opening night looms April 16 in New York for the Broad way revival of The King and I, complete with Ruthie Ann Miles (Kaimuki 2001)...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 3/4/15
Sacred Hearts Academy senior Aina Katsikas is one of two Hawaii students picked for the U.S. Senate Youth Program, running March 7-14 in Washington, D.C....

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/7/15
Hawaii Kai Chamber of Commerce has selected its new president. She’s Gindi French, a mechanical engineer with an aerospace background and her own company, Rocket...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/24/14
Good luck to East Oahu’s Jeffery Kissel, the new, permanent executive director of Hawaii Health Connector. The former president and CEO of Hawaii Gas, Jeffrey...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/10/14
Hawaii Kai’s Roxanne Cassidy (Punahou 2009, Boston College 2013) has reported to Baham, Cameroon, her Peace Corps station for 27 months, where she’ll help the...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/19/14
Palolo Valley’s Jason Pavia has won a $2,000 Voya Unsung Heroes award, given to teachers who excel at using new learning strategies. Jason will use...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/5/14
Star of the Sea school faculty and staff honored longtime volunteer Kay Botelho, 93, on her “retirement” in September, grateful for her 19 years of...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/1/14
Hawaii Kai’s Cha Thompson, Tihati Productions CEO (with many community services to her credit), will be honored by Palama Settlement (her old stomping grounds) at...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 9/3/14
Kaimuki filmmaker Chris Kahunahana was chosen for Sundance Institute’s Native Lab Fellowship on the strength of his Karaoke Kings project about the homeless population in...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 7/2/14
St. Louis Heights resident Tarah Driver has won the crown of Miss Hawaii’s Outstanding Teen 2014. The former Miss East Oahu Outstanding Teen will compete...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 6/4/14
A birthday party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 22 at Saint Louis Alumni Clubhouse aims to help offset Marcus Reimel‘s medical and travel...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 5/7/14
Kapahulu’s Brittany Amano accepted the Running Start Emerging Young Leader A-ward this spring in Washington, D.C., and also Honolulu Soroptimists’ $500 Violet Richardson Ward Award...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 4/2/14
Kalani High graduate Michele Nekota is coming home from Utah to be city parks director, after working for and running Salt Lake City’s 21 rec...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 3/5/14
East Oahu businessman, philanthropist and community leader John Henry Felix accepted two more prestigious awards last month from two of his alma maters – the...

MidWeek Staff
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/5/14
Hawaii Kai’s Makana Williams is Ha-waii’s 2014 Distinguished Young Woman of the Year, winning a $5,000 cash scholarship, a four-year HPU scholarship, a trip to...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/1/14
Saint Louis alumnus Olin George Kreutz, now retired from pro football, is in the inaugural class of inductees to the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame....

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/18/13
Kaimuki High grad and Chaminade student Takumi Abe received a Purple Heart Nov. 10 in Hawaii Army National Guard ceremonies at Kalaeloa. A veteran of...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/4/13
Aina Haina attorney Lowell Chun-Hoon has won the Trailblazer award for his “remarkable lifetime record” as a minority advocate. It was presented last month at...

Carol Chang
East Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kaiser grad Kawika Burgess, now a fluent Hawaiian speaker, has been appointed second in command (chief operating officer) for the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. Kawika...

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