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Tom Moffatt

Brothers Cazimero, Mailani Makainai and more

ON A RECENT trip home, I purchased a daily Los Angeles Times at LAX Airport. Cost: a whopping $1.64! Arriving home, I picked up our paper at the airport for $1 … and naturally got more enjoyment reading the Honolulu Star-Advertiser

ROBI KAHAKALAU, Mailani Makainai, Na Hoa and Sean Naauao perform free this Friday at 6 p.m. during the Music for the Generations concert at Waikiki Beach Walk Plaza Stage …

SAVE THE DATE! Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand will celebrate it’s 40th birthday on July 9 from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Join them for a blessing by Hina Wong-Kalu and lots of entertainment including The Brothers Cazimero, Kawika Trask & Friends, Starr Kalahiki, up-and-coming local talents Jesse Labatte, GJ and Jason Laeha. Everyone’s invited and aloha attire is welcomed

CONGRATS TO THE Class of 2014, graduating all over the Aloha State … and especially to Kalani High grad Cydney Fortier, who practically grew up in my office … mom Barbara Saito, my longtime assistant, has family flying in from Baltimore, Los Angeles and Seoul for the occasion …

NORTH SHORE RESIDENTS … and townies looking for a refreshing getaway … can get a regular health fix at the recently opened Nalu Kinetic Spa at Turtle Bay Resort. The fitness membership program includes activities such as yoga, Zumba, cardio kick-boxing, meditation and more. For more info, contact fitness manager ay at …

THIS WEEK IN 1961: Hawaii’s top DJs, better known as The Poi Boys, celebrate K-POI’s second anniversary as the No. 1 radio station in Hawaii! We throw a party that includes a 343-pound cake measuring 16-feet wide by 5-feet high. Baked by Leonard’s Bakery, it was decorated with models of the seven Poi Boys: Ron Jacobs, Bob “The Beard” Lowrie, Tom Rounds, Fred Kiemel, Dave “The Moose” Donnelly, Bob Prescott and yers truly. Leonard Rego and his staff deliver the cake in sections, which they carefully assemble in the station’s parking lot at 1701 Ala Wai Blvd. What a blast … about 5,000 listeners come by and help celebrate …

AND THE NO. 1 record is Travelin’ Man by Ricky Nelson

A Poi Boy on the Radio! Listen to Uncle Tom every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon on Hawaii’s Kool Gold 107.9!

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