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Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/25/15
When Al Lewis, 70, died Jan. 19, it was a loss to his Waimanalo ohana, and was stated well by many friends and lawmakers. U.S....

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/18/15
A Kaneohe couple is behind UH Department of Theatre and Dance’s Kennedy main-stage production, La‘ieikawai, a new play in Hawaiian about a princess of that...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 2/11/15
Alaska’s new first lady Donna Pyle Walker initially stepped into the spotlight as Surfrider head cheerleader and a National Merit Scholar. Donna (Kailua 1972) assumed...

Carol Chang
Windward 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
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/28/15
Kahaluu’s Ellen Godbey Carson received the 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Peacemaker Award Jan. 19, sponsored by Church of the Crossroads and St. Andrew’s Cathedral...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/21/15
Plays from Robert St. John‘s playwriting program at Le Jardin Academy get the readers-theater treatment at 8 p.m. Friday at Leeward CC theater, featuring works...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/14/15
Longtime Kaneohe activist Bettye Jo Harris will receive the NAACP Distinguished Service Award for Lifetime Achievement Saturday during the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr....

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 1/7/15
Paliku Academy of Performing Arts students have been up to their eyeballs in aloha and omiyage with trips to Disneyland (Nov. 4-11) and Disney World...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/31/14
Waiahole taro farmer Hanale Bishop of Home stead Poi has added a new crop to his produce booth at the Saturday market at Ben Parker...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/24/14
The ever-growing Ward Village complex has hired Kaneohe’s Larry Schenk as senior director of construction (he’s a 40-year veteran of the industry who will oversee...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/17/14
He’ll finally have time to read. Kailua’s Richard Burns, state librarian with three decades in the system, retires at the end of this month. And...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/10/14
Natalie Uehara is proud of her Castle High Dance Ensemble, which placed second overall at the recent Honolulu Best High School Dance Competition … Kaneohe’s...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 12/3/14
Windward District Teacher of the Year for 2015, Olomana School science instructor Elizabeth Frilles, recently received a $500 cash gift (as a DOE district winner)...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/26/14
It’s all drama for Kailua native Kelsey Baehrens, who did such a good job as Mercutio in Baldwin Wallace University’s Romeo & Juliet last month...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/19/14
The 42 children at Malama Honua public charter school in Waimanalo signed the pledge Nov. 5 to care for the environment and support Hokule’a's current...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/12/14
Army Staff Sgt. Tony Woods got a big surprise on his recent retirement, and you can see the whole thing this Sunday on the Food...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 11/5/14
Recent law school graduate Shae Kamaka’ala, who has led community management efforts in Kahana, is a living example of why the field of law can...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/29/14
A great cast is ready for HPU’s musical Fiddler on the Roof Nov. 7-30, but director Joyce Maltby still seeks some strong, skilled males for...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/15/14
Where is Jack Nakamura, you ask? The 91-year-old Pohai Nani resident and 442nd/100th Battalion veteran is in France this month as the French government’s guest....

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – 10/8/14
Good, cool news for hot times: The popular playground of “snow” will return to Cool Kailua Nights this Saturday, along with hot stuff like martial...

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