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Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Kailua Farmers Market Has Sweet Fun Sunday
It’s a chocoholic’s paradise in “Choc-Kailua” at the fourth annual Hawaii Cacao Festival from 8:30 a.m. to noon Sunday at Kailua Town Farmers Market. Attendees...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Coverstory // History: Is It Treasure Or Trash In Kailua’s Attics?
It’s not exactly a swap meet, but Kailua Historical Society’s May 17 meeting will tackle the difficult dilemma of what to keep and what to...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Big Concert For Art At Ahuimanu
A one-night concert could pay for a year of music instruction for children at Ahuimanu Elementary School. That’s why seven artists will convene for a...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Mahalo Show For Kualoa And Public
Kumu hula Mary Kupau and her halau, Kuhai Halau ‘O Kahealani Pa ‘Olapa Kahiko, will stage their 16th annual Ho‘okupu Aloha from 10 a.m to...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // All Hands Pitching In For Kailua Earth Day
Kailua nonprofits, community groups and more will convene to clear Kailua Beach of trash from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday for Earth Day Cleanup 2015....

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Coverstory // ‘Grandpa’ Gang Reports For Duty
By CAROL CHANG The urge to protect children has brought four local men in blue out of retirement and back on campus to revive a...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Find Job With A Good Fit At WCC Career Fair
Job hunters and aspiring college students alike should find opportunities at the College & Career Fair, set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 14 at Windward...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Parents Help Keep Music At Kalaheo
The Kalaheo High School music program has doubled in size over the past two years — from 30 to about 60 students — showing parents...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // International School Proposed For Hau‘ula
Comments are due by today (March 25) on a minor conditional-use permit to allow an international school campus on 18.5 acres of ag-zoned land in...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Dog Care Center As Job Training
Hale Kipa now has some four-legged friends in Kaneohe to assist its mission of helping at-risk youths, thanks to Paws for a Cause. “We do...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Orchid Society Marks 35 Years
Consider Windward Orchid Society a sanctuary for wilting flowers and their bewildered keepers. “We were growing some, and we were killing more than we were...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Kailua’s Mural To Spread Peace Far
The students of St. Anthony School have just painted a mural with a peaceful message that could reach all the way to Japan. Thanks to...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Kicking Around On Bay View Fairways
Soccer balls are starting to fly around Bay View Golf Course with the blessing of the local clergy, who keep a proud, watchful eye on...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Honoring Her Son With Sports, Bills
Each January for four years, people have gathered from all over Oahu for the Joel K. Botelho Flag Football Tourney at Kaneohe District Park. It’s...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Traffic-calming Not So Calm On Kihapai
What started years ago as a group effort to stop speeding on Kihapai Street has been slowed to a halt by the biggest speed barriers...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Hospital Expands To Meet ER Needs
More than 30,000 patients pass through Castle Medical Center’s emergency rooms annually — a number that has doubled in the last 20 years. That’s why...

Paige Takeya
Windward Oahu Coverstory // For Tyke, New Tryke Is A Life-Changer
Four-year-old Avalon Pirrone always dreamed of riding a bike with her older sister and friends. But because Avalon has cerebral palsy, regular tricycles are too...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Mentors Connect Online, In Person
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hawaii has hit on a new way to mentor teenagers, and its pilot project is underway now in Kaneohe. Inspired...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Athletes To Shine At Aloha Gymfest
Besides producing top-performing athletes, Kokokahi Gymnastics Team also breaks records in attendance and duration when it puts on its annual gymfest. Now in its 39th...

MidWeek Staff
Windward Oahu Coverstory // Grant, Lions’ Work Aid Mount Carmel
Our Lady of Mount Carmel was treated to a major campus face lift Nov. 22 as nearly 40 Lions from four clubs joined church volunteers...

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