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Tom Moffatt

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SPOTTED ON MAUI over the holidays: Ludacris and his stunning lady, Eudoxie Agnan posting gorgeous pictures from pristine beaches in between helicopter rides, mountain hikes, horseback riding and relaxing by the pool. The rapper will be back in Hawaii Jan. 12 to perform at Blaisdell Arena. Tickets are at …

Local gal Nicole Scherzinger was reportedly home for the holidays, celebrating Christmas Hawaiian-style with her family! She recently told Heat magazine that “our Santa here wears surf shorts and leis” … and indeed he did!

If you haven’t seen the Society of Seven in Waikiki recently, you should! Founder Tony Ruivivar just added new numbers and brought back some classic SOS bits for a fantastic night of music and comedy. The SOS New Year’s Eve show was spectacular! Call 923-7469 for reservations …

A bit of show biz trivia: The brand-new 2013 Shanghai Circus, which performs at Hawaii Theatre Jan. 18-20, now flies from China to Branson, Mo., where they fine-tune their show prior to touring the U.S. What insiders tell us: It’s the best Shanghai Circus ever. Tickets are now on sale …

The 2013 Miss Hawaii Jr. High, High School and Collegiate America Pageant is this Saturday (Jan. 5) at 6 p.m. at Queen Kapiolani Hotel. Yvonne Elliman will perform, and I’ll be one of the judges! Join us and support this worthy scholarship pageant. Email for info and tickets …

This week in 1959: Curtis “The Bull” Iaukea makes his Hawaii professional wrestling debut at the Civic Auditorium and soundly defeats Al Marino. The event also features a tag-team match with Al Lolotai and Lord “Tally Ho” Blears winning by disqualification over Don Leo Jonathan and Kenji Shibuya. In other matches, Neff Maiava pins Karl Von Schober, and Lucky Simunovich wrestles to a draw with Sky Hi Lee. Tickets, only available at the Civic Auditorium Box Office, cost $2.40 and $1.45 … And the No. 1 record in Hawaii is Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by The Platters

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