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Pamela Young
Applause // Heeia Kea Noses Appreciate HFD
Aloha Pamela, The recent, well-publicized episode with the rotten sperm whale carcass being brought into Heeia Kea Boat Harbor for disposal also left a distinctive...

Pamela Young
Applause // Showing Aloha And Character
Hi Pamela, I wanted to send out a big MAHALO to a young man and his girlfriend who helped push my stalled car out of...

Pamela Young
Applause // Nothing Strange About Helping Others
Dear Pamela, As I got on the escalator at Ala Moana Pacific Center, I took hold of the handrail and did not realize it was...

Pamela Young
Applause // Helping Others Just Comes Naturally
Dear Pamela, One afternoon on very busy Ala Moana Boulevard and Atkinson Drive, my 1990 Toyota went dead. I immediately called 911, and the person...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Vet Who Goes The Extra Mile
Dear Pamela, We would like to give a big shout-out to Dr. Ryan Tedder of Animal Clinic of Honolulu. Several months ago on a routine...

Pamela Young
Applause // Doing The Right Thing Is Second Nature
Dear Pamela, I asked the valet parking attendants at Castle Medical Center where I could get tennis balls to put on my walker. A woman...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Double Shout-Out To Helpful HPD
Dear Pamela, I’d like to thank four gentlemen who came to my aid when my car suddenly lost power in the middle lane of Pali...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Team’s Respectful Sportsmanship
Aloha Pamela, I would like to commend the young men of the Punahou (Gold) Soccer Team for the respect they showed to the Kamehameha (White)...

Pamela Young
Applause // Helping Is Just The Right Thing To Do
Dear Pamela, I tripped and fell as I entered an elevator and hit my head on the interior wall. Donald Fasone from Tropical Water, who...

Pamela Young
Applause // Anonymous Angels Are Everywhere
Dear Pamela, While exiting the Sam’s Club Pearl City parking garage, I discovered my cell phone was not in my pocket. My husband pulled off...

Pamela Young
Applause // On-the-spot Super Service
Dear Pamela, May I offer my most enthusiastic shout out to Barry at the Vacuum Cleaner Center. I brought my vacuum in for repair, thinking...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Gracious Karen Keawehawaii
Dear Pamela, Here at Malulani Hale senior citizen apartment complex, we were fortunate to have Hawaii’s greatest band, the Royal Hawaiian Band. The songs it...

Pamela Young
Applause // The Contagious Spirit Of Giving
Dear Pamela, When I had no vehicular means of getting a piece of plywood from City Mill to my home, I decided to walk it...

Pamela Young
Applause // Help After A Flood
Dear Pamela, One morning the police knocked on my door a 4 a.m. to tell me of a water main break. This was the third...

Pamela Young
Applause // Anonymous Angels Sow Blessings
Dear Pamela, I’d like to thank the woman who found my daughter’s wedding rings in the planetarium area of Bishop Museum. She turned them in...

Pamela Young
Applause // Saying Mahalo For Acts Of Kindness
Dear Pamela, The Rotary Club of Kahala Sunrise would like to thank a very special “angel” who helped to make our recent school supply drive...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Group Effort Saves The Day
Dear Pamela, I’m so grateful for having such an empowering column that blesses those who give and those who receive aid. After a wonderful lunch...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Telcom Tech Pays It Forward
Aloha Pamela, We had the most pleasant encounter as we waited for our roadside assistance serviceman, meeting a Good Samaritan who stopped to ask if...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Team Of Angels On The Ground
Dear Pamela, I enjoy reading Applause. It’s nice to hear about all of the “angels on the ground” who go out of their way to...

Pamela Young
Applause // A Shout-Out To Sylva’s Towing
Dear Pamela, Recently I was in a group of 15 adults traveling to the North Shore to a charity benefit for Courage House. Our large...


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