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West Oahu News // Senate Honors Volunteer-oriented Permablitz
Talking Story…Mike Gabbard Recently, the state Senate honored Permablitz Hawaii. Blitz, from the German word for lightning, means a focused application of energy. A permablitz...

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West Oahu News // Spiral Gardens Conserve Water
Spiral and keyhole gardens are within reach, thanks to a special workshop at Halawa Xeriscape Garden. Both methods will be discussed during the workshop, which...

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West Oahu News // City Council Bill 3 Could Mean More Traffic Like The ZipMobile Fiasco
Aloha, City and state planning looks 20 years ahead to 2035. Traffic will grow worse and worse every year until then. Wonder what you or...

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West Oahu News // New Traffic Signal Makes Waipahu Intersection Safer For All
The intersection of Waipahu and Honowai streets near Waipahu Elementary just got a little bit safer, thanks to a new traffic signal installation. State Sen....

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West Oahu News // Positive Leadership Influencing West Schools
Sharing Notes …Sen. Michelle Kidani The Legislature designates several days during each session as Education Week to recognize excellence and achievement in campus leadership, academics...

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West Oahu News // Keiki Sell Lemonade At Pearlridge
Lemonade Alley will return to Pearlridge Center’s parking lot fronting Toys ‘R’ Us from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (April 11) with teams of...

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West Oahu News // N.Y.-trained Chef Cooks At LCC
The flavors of Vietnam and the Pacific come to Leeward Community College at 6 p.m. Friday. The Pig and The Lady’s Andrew Le is featured...

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West Oahu News // Two West Food Drive Sites
With the goal of 1 million meals, Hawaii Foodbank has launched its 26th annual food drive, which culminates at collection points from 8 a.m. to...

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West Oahu News // West Oahu Science Olympiads Bring Home Top Honors
Participants in the 2015 Hawaii State Science Olympiad State Finals came together Pi Day (March 14, 2015) at Leeward Community College. More than 500 intermediate...

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West Oahu News // Dream Big At Aulani
Popular Japanese band Dreams Come True, coming off its 25th anniversary celebration, hits the stage May 6 — which also is the 50th birthday of...

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West Oahu News // Heroes Run 5K For Kroc Center
Heroes of all ages are invited to Kroc Center Hawaii’s inaugural 5K Hero Run at 8 a.m. Saturday at its community center at 91-3257 Kualakai...

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West Oahu News // It’s A Carnival At Aiea High Fair
Aiea High School’s Family Fun Fair, which runs from 4 to 9 p.m. April 17, is less “fun fair” than it is full-blown carnival. Planned...

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West Oahu News // West Board Voting Now Online
Neighborhood boards have been around long enough to now conduct “Internet-only” elections, and that’s what lies ahead — April 24 to May 15 — for...

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West Oahu News // UHWO Men Don High Heels To End Violence
The men of University of Hawaii-West Oahu will march around campus from 10:50 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. April 15 as part of Walk a Mile...

Nicole Kato
West Oahu News // UHWO Student Is Best In West
University of Hawaii-West Oahu students can don a new school pride T-shirt emblazoned with aspiring graphic designer Ken Tom’s winning design. “Because of our campus’...

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West Oahu News // Pearl City Senior Offers New Approach To Drug Use In MLB
By RYNE TOKUNAGA Special to West Oahu Islander The late 1990s to early 2000s was a time of struggle for America’s pastime. This period was...

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West Oahu News // Residents Have A Voice With West Side Traffic Alert
Thinking Different Rep. Andria Tupola Traffic is changing our way of life, especially on the Leeward coast. Because I realize the hardships of families on...

Steve Murray
West Oahu News // SeaHawaii Expands From Aiea, Kapolei Base To California
SeaHawaii is landing in California, branching off from its local distributors at Go Bananas in Aiea and Ko Olina Beach Club. The Hawaii-based clothing manufacturer...

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West Oahu News // Ilima Intermediate Welcomes Back Bonilla — As Its Principal
Ilima Intermediate School welcomed its newest principal, Christopher Bonilla, with a meet-and-greet night March 12 in the school’s cafeteria. Bonilla has 13 years of experience...

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West Oahu News // Waipahu Celebrates Library Week
As part of National Library Week, Waipahu Public Library offers two free Wednesday programs at 5:30 p.m. tonight (April 1) and 6 p.m. April 8....

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