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Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Bishop Larry Silva
Like Roman Catholocism’s new Pope Francis, the fifth bishop of the Diocese of Honolulu is guided by a strong social conscience. “One of the things...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Rick Blangiardi
Hawaii News Now general manager Rick Blangiardi spearheads the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk, taking place Aug. 10 at Kapiolani Park this year. The walk...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Wendy Calio-Gilbert
Wendy Calio-Gilbert might be a familiar face to keiki who loved Imagination Movers on the Disney Channel. The Filipina-American actress plays Nina, a fun and...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Joe Broc
Paddling seems to run in Joe Broc’s veins, as he paddles with Manu O Ke Kai Canoe Club during the regatta summer season. He also...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Afatia Thompson
Afatia Thompson has been known for his soothing R&B vocals and island flavor, and this talented artist, who started taking over his parents’ company, Tihati...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Old Friends: Elizabeth Watanabe
As the saying goes, “You can’t have your cake and eat it, too.” But Elizabeth Watanabe is making sure that everyone can do so. “The...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Edgy Lee
Edgy Lee has made it her mission to educate the rest of the world about Hawaii culture. The founder and executive director of Pacific Network...

Nicole Kato
Old Friends // Willie K
Many locals know legendary singer Willie Kahaiali’i, better known as Willie K, for his soothing vocals and fantastic guitar skills. But these days, Kahaiali’i is...

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Old Friends // Ralph Goto
As administrator of the Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services Division, Department of Emergency Services, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii, Ralph Goto has been nothing...

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Old Friends // John Fink
With shows such as Keeping up with the Kardashians and The Office taking up prime-time space on Hawaii television, it’s nice to know that KFVE...

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