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Tom Moffatt

Uncle Tom’s Gabbin’

FROM ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL to The Big Apple … Hawaii’s own Bruno Mars will host Saturday Night Live Oct. 20! …

Don’t miss Ozomatli Nov. 30 at MACC and Dec. 1 at Republik. Tickets are on sale in Honolulu at, Local Motion stores and select military locations, and on Maui at MACC box office …

Jack Osbourne and Lisa Stelly

Jack Osbourne and Lisa Stelly
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Jack Osbourne and fiancee Lisa Stelly tied the knot this past Sunday at the Big Island’s Four Seasons Resort. Their 2-month-old baby Pearl joined Ozzie, Sharon and Kelly for the joyous occasion …

Spotted at Kewalo Basin … the Sea Shepherd, Capt. Paul Watson‘s vessel most famous for battling the Japanese whaling industry as chronicled in the Animal Planet series Whale Wars

Mahealani Sims-Tulba

Mahealani Sims-Tulba

Congrats to seventh-grader Mahealani Sims-Tulba of Ewa Beach, who captured two national pageant titles this summer: Miss PreTeen Beauty and Miss Princess Royal Dynasty. The young beauty is the daughter of comedian Augie T. and Kimberly Tulba

If you’re under the age of 30, you likely know something of the music from Johann Strauss‘s Die Fledermaus (“The Bat”) without realizing it, and should check out the full opera during Hawaii Opera Theatre’s “$30 under 30″ promotion for the up-to-20-something set. With eye-popping sets and a third act that’s complete hilarity, HOT’s production, directed by Henry Akina, is an ideal introduction to the world of opera. Get your tickets for next Friday, Sunday and Tuesday (Oct. 12, 14 and 16) Blaisdell Concert Hall performances …

Master storyteller Jeff Gere takes the Honolulu Theatre for Youth stage right in time for Halloween with his wicked and wonderful “Spooky: Haunted Stories from Around the World.” The play opens at St. Andrew’s Tenney Theatre Friday (Oct. 12) at 7:30 p.m. and continues through the month. More showtimes are at Fun Fact: Jeff Gere was born on Halloween …

This week in 1986: Cyndi Lauper makes her Hawaii debut before a sellout crowd at Blaisdell Arena. Backed by her five-piece band, Cyndi’s 90-minute set includes All Through The Night, Iko Iko, Time After Time, her then-current hit True Colors and the encore, Girls Just Want To Have Fun.

Tickets cost $16.50 … and the No. 1 record in Hawaii is True Colors by Cyndi Lauper …

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