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West Oahu News // Retail Merchant Finds Its ‘Forever’ Home At Ka Makana Ali‘i
West Oahu residents can look forward to fashion-foward company Forever 21, which will open its doors at the 1.4-million-square-foot regional mall Ka Makana Ali’i. DeBartolo...

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West Oahu News // Music Fills The Air In Kapolei
UH West Oahu hosts an array of upcoming concerts and performances at its location in Kapolei. * Nov. 25, dining hall, 12:30-3:30 p.m. — Slack...

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West Oahu News // PC Library Celebrates 45 Years
Pearl City Library will celebrate its 45th anniversary Sunday with special programs for the community in addition to its normal 10 a.m. to 5 p.m....

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West Oahu News // LCC Theatre Revamp, New Sirens For West Oahu
Kidani’s Korner …Sen. Michelle Kidani Siren update The Pacific hurricane season officially ends Nov. 30, but it’s always important to be vigilant about severe weather...

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West Oahu News // FilCom 15-photo Exhibition Showcases Community Values
Filipino Community Center has teamed up with University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Hawaii (UPAAH) to ponder what “I Value …” — in the...

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West Oahu News // Shop Early, Stay For Keiki Ho‘ike
Get your holiday shopping done early (or at least start perusing for the perfect gift) Saturday at FOR’EWA Pono. Vendors will showcase their businesses and...

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West Oahu News // Free Food For Ewa Beach Needy
November has long been known as a month of thanks, but it’s also a time to give back to those less fortunate. Boys & Girls...

Nicole Kato
West Oahu News // Will Aiea Resident Guess Right Price?
Aiea resident Santiago Alvarez is a self-proclaimed fan of TV’s long-running game show The Price is Right. As a contestant on the show, he was...

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West Oahu News // Kapolei Forecasts Snow Nov. 29
Christmas in West Oahu just got a little bit cooler thanks to a Snow Day, sponsored by Kapolei Commons. Twenty tons of snow will fall...

Nicole Kato
West Oahu News // The Brave Little Opihi Is Back
Juliet Kono’s children’s book The Bravest ‘Opihi first hit the store shelves in 2005 and recently was re-released in a smaller format. (The hardcover version...

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West Oahu News // Library Has Stars, Money Tips
Fun and knowledge await at Kapolei Public Library this month for all those in the West Oahu area. Advanced registration for the following events is...

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West Oahu News // Taste The Flavors Of Waipahu
The ninth annual Taste of Waipahu street festival is set for 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, with plenty of food, rides, games, prizes and entertainment...

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West Oahu News // Keiki Can Catch ABCs, Learn About 26 Marine Animals
Children can now learn their ABCs while discovering amazing sea life found in Hawaii’s waters, thanks to Alphabet Hukilau in Hawai’i. “It was literally me...

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West Oahu News // Worms Play Important Role In Maintaining Nutrient-rich Soil
Halloween has come and gone, but slimy worms are here to stay — thankfully. They play an important role in cultivating healthy soil for gardening...

Nicole Kato
West Oahu News // Musical Showcases Inspirational Life Of Sadako Sasaki
The inspirational story of Sadako Sasaki comes to life in Peace On Your Wings, playing Nov. 20-22 at Leeward Community College Theatre. Sasaki was a...

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West Oahu News // Ko Olina’s Thanksgiving Outreach To Distribute 4,000 Meals
Ko Olina Resort will once again spearhead a Thanksgiving outreach for those on the less fortunate along the Leeward side. Thanks to a partnership with...

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West Oahu News // New Kunia Garden To Provide Plants For Kapolei-based Halau
A one-acre garden has begun to grow on DuPont Pioneer land in Kunia, where a partnership will enable Kapolei students and a halau to learn...

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West Oahu News // Crafting Unique Wreaths Dec. 6
The holiday swarm is upon us, and Christmas is on its way. To help residents prepare for it, Halawa Xeriscape Garden will offer a festive...

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West Oahu News // Star Shares Songwriting Tips
YouTube star AJ Rafael has made waves on the Internet for hit songs such as She Was Mine and We Could Happen, and now makes...

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West Oahu News // Missionary Sisters To Have Aiea Garage Sale
Missionary Sisters of Mary Help of Christians (MSMHC) hosts a garage sale Nov. 15 at 98-218 Kanuku St. in Aiea. From 7 a.m. to 1...


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