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Carol Chang
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The Filipino Community Center will salute Kailua’s Emme Tomimbang Nov. 9 at its annual benefit dinner in Waipahu. “We want to honor Emme, a highly...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Warning: There may be a run on blue paint this week. By the time you read this, Kahuku muralist Hilton Alves will be almost finished...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
It’s no surprise that Waiahole School dedicated its 130th anniversary commemorative booklet to alumnus and nearly lifelong teacher at the school Tom Tsuha. Now 82,...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Yavapai Junior College in Prescott, Ariz., named Jas-mine Solley (Castle 2012) Player of the Week recently. The honor roll student is doing a great job...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Paliku Theatre manager, Tom Holowach has been riding a perfect storm of ticket frenzy for the theater’s blockbuster production of Les Miserables, which he calls...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Oceanic Time Warner Cable saluted its 2012-2013 Outstanding Educators at a Willows luncheon last month, including Castle High guidance teacher Tiffanyrae Yango-Au, Kahuku High P.E....

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
A ha Hipu’u, a hui of Hawaiian royal societies, honored six “priceless cultural treasures” at its Sept. 7 Kalani Ali’i Awards luncheon for their lifetime...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Former BYU-Hawaii women’s basketball coach Wendy Anae has joined the Rainbow Wahine coaching staff, returning from BYU in Utah, where she’s directed basketball operations for...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Selected as a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Scholar, Kalaheo High English teacher Marc Murdock attended the NEH workshop “One Place, One Time: Jackson,...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
A former Department of Defense police officer at Kaneohe Marine base, Derek Hinkley of Kaneohe, has graduated from Officer Candidate School in Newport, R.I. as...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Castle High’s Jacob Fong is among 10 Hawaii students to win a four-year, $16,000 Fukunaga Scholarship for 2013-2017, which he will use at Seattle Pacific...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kailua Elementary teacher Dion Scott, known as Boogie to the blues world, pays homage to Eric Clapton at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at HPR’s Atherton Studio...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kailua’s Richard Burns earned an “exceptional” rating from the state BOE for his work as State Librarian this past year. With BOE support, Richard and...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kailua playwright Jan McGrath will see her comedy-drama Outage come to life Aug. 9-Sept. 1 at The Actors Group theater in Dole Cannery. The cast...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Castle High senior-to-be Alex Mascarenas has won a national Athleadership Grant from the NCSA Athletic Recruiting and the NFLPA, based on his leadership, sports skills,...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kualoa Ranch keeps adding cultural enhancements for visitors, moves that have gone way beyond walking in Godzilla’s footsteps. John Morgan proudly introduced Kualoa Ranch’s new...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Maunawili Elementary enrichment student Maya Arakaki met her teacher’s Legacy Project challenge by raising $2,500 in one month by writing a grant and numerous letters...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui
Kaneohe’s Ashlei Poziembo was named Big Sister of the Year by Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii. The recent Iolani graduate has volunteered with two students...

Carol Chang
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The American Board of Obesity Medicine has approved Kailua’s Peggy Latare to treat patients for the condition. A Kaiser Permanente doctor, Peggy is Hawaii’s first...

Carol Chang
Windward Oahu Waha Nui // Waha Nui – June 19, 2013
Kaneohe’s Carrie Aku-Harakai participated in the traditional Nightingale ceremony at Widener University in Pennsylvania, where she earned her nursing degree. The candlelight program includes Florence...

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