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Apparently some teenagers do like to hang out at Kalaheo High School – inside their classrooms. The PTA recently handed out its first 4-year perfect attendance award ($100) to senior Emma Drake, and five 1-year awards ($20 worth of movies at Water Gardens Keolu) to Alexander Crockett, Jennifer Phillips, Chanel Alexander, Andrew Drake and David Nemoto

Chris Vandercook

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Chris Vandercook

Also at Kalaheo, senior golfer Monique Ishikawa has won a 2012 David S. Ishii Foundation College Scholarship of $4,000 (over four years) which she’ll use at Columbia University … Award-winning Kaneohe quilters Margaret Teruya and Liz Schuwalter are part of a new show at Gallery on the Pali, FABRICations, which runs June 24-July 26 with a reception at 6 p.m. June 30 (595-4047) … Kailua musician and HPR Conversation host Chris Vandercook and his band will play a “Guitar Heroes” concert at 7:30 p.m. June 30 at Atherton Studio in Honolulu (955-8821). Chris also teaches at Kailua Music School …

Kaneohe’s Tisha Lehfeldt has a new gig hosting Testify on KALO TV 25. Airing at 6:30 Fridays, 7 p.m. Saturdays and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, the latest topic explores the Common Grace program of matching “the kindness of a local church with the needs of a kid in a public school.” Among the Windward matches are Ben Parker (Hope Chapel Kaneohe), Kainalu (Mauka Makai Ministries), Kaneohe El. (First Presbyterian), Kapunahala (Mountain View Community Church/Hope Chapel Kaneohe) and Maunawili (Faith Baptist) …

Lindsey Ozawa and Kanoe Sandefur of Prima Hawaii will give out homemade doggie treats Sunday at Mike McKenna‘s pet adoption day (see calendar) but you also may get a 10-percent-off coupon good at their tasty Kailua restaurant for humans … Aaron Miyashiro has joined Servco Auto Windward as assistant service and parts manager, and you’ll find him at the busy corner of Kaneohe Bay Drive and Kamehemeha Highway … Kaneohe resident Keline Yoshimura has been inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, an international Jesuit honor society at Marquette University in Wisconsin. Keline is a junior immersed in the wonders of physiological sciences