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Paina // Penfold Wine Dinner
Ruth’s Chris Steak House hosted a Penfold Wine Dinner recently at its Restaurant Row location, launchng the Penfolds Bin 9 Cabernet Sauvignon. Photos by Rachel...

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Paina // Terno Ball
The Hawaii Filipino Women’s Club celebrated its 60th anniversary in conjunction with its 40th annual Terno Ball March 8 at Ala Moana Hotel. The event...

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Paina // Assets School Annual Fundraiser
Assets School held its annual fundraiser recently at Hawaii Convention Center. The evening featured guest chefs, and silent and live auctions. Proceeds from the party...

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Paina // Entrepreneurs’ Day At The State Capitol
The state’s Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism recently hosted the second annual Entrepreneurs’ Day at the state Capitol. More than 100 participants joined...

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Paina // Great Chefs Fight Hunger
Hawaii’s culinary artists turned up once again March 15 for the annual Great Chefs Fight Hunger fundraiser for Hawaii Foodbank at the food bank’s Mapunapuna...

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Paina // Salvation Army Luncheon
The Salvation Army held its Partners in Community Service awards luncheon March 14 at Hawaii Prince Hotel. The evening’s honored Outstanding Partners in Community Service...

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Paina // First Hawaiian Auto Show
The three-day First Hawaiian International Auto Show, with sponsors that include First Hawaiian Bank and Honolulu Star-Advertiser, kicked off with a VIP preview night March...

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Paina // Red Cross Heroes Breakfast
Hawaii Red Cross hosted its annual Heroes Breakfast March 8 at Waikiki Beach Marriott. The breakfast honors community and volunteer heroes who embody the Red...

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Paina // Stage Restaurant Gets A Refresh
Stage Restaurant at Honolulu Design Center recently had a three-day makeover, and VIP were invited March 6 to enjoy a private debut of the refreshing...

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Paina // Surfrider Spirit Sessions Golf Tourney
Surfrider Spirit Sessions sponsored its first Surf to the Turf Golf Tournament fundraiser Feb. 28 at Hawaii Kai Championship Golf Course. The nonprofit works with...

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Paina // Hawaii Restaurant Association Awards
Hawaii Restaurant Association held its second annual Employee Excellence Awards luncheon March 3 at Hawaii Prince Hotel. The ceremony honors front-of-house and back-of-house employees who...

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Paina // Annual ‘Ducks On The Beach’ Fundraiser
University of Oregon Alumni Association Hawaii chapter held its 10th annual Ducks on the Beach fundraising dinner Feb. 28 at Waialae Country Club. The evening,...

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Paina // Farrington Alumni & Community Foundation
Farrington Alumni & Community Foundation held its annual meeting and luncheon March 2 in the Japanese Chamber of Commerce ballroom. The luncheon celebrated the classes...

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Paina // Consular Corps Of Hawaii Inaugural Ball
The Consular Corps of Hawaii held its inaugural ball Feb. 15 in the Monarch Room at Royal Hawaiian Hotel. The night awarded the 2013 Distinguished...

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Paina // Friends Of The Royal Hawaiian Band
Friends of the Royal Hawaiian Band held its annual meeting and aha’aina March 1 at Queen Emma Summer Palace in Nuuanu. The Royal Hawaiian Band...

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Paina // Honolulu Theatre For Youth ‘Actors & Artists Fund’
Honolulu Theatre for Youth held its fourth annual Actors & Artists Fund Feb. 28 at Tenney Theatre. The night unveiled HTY’s 2014-2015 season with live...

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Paina // INspiration Pop-Up Store Opening
INspiration Interiors celebrated the opening of its pop-up location at Pearlridge Center Feb. 27. Located across from California Pizza Kitchen in the former Ross store...

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Paina // Chaminade Intercollegiate Athletics Gala
Chaminade University inducted Kathleen “Kitty” Wo and Steven H. Lesnik into the Silversword Wall of Fame during its sixth annual intercollegiate athletics gala Feb. 28...

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Paina // 65th Narcissus Coronation Ball
Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii held its 65th Narcissus Coronation Ball recently in the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom. The evening included an official...

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Paina // Retail Merchants Show Their Heart
Retail Merchants of Hawaii held a Valentine’s themed mixer Feb. 13 at Ward Entertainment Center Mezzanine. The American Heart Association benefit featured live entertainment, pupu...


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