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World Jazz Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Brings Urbane Cool to Atherton Studio Nov. 22

World Jazz Vocalist Allison Adams Tucker Brings Urbane Cool to Atherton Studio Nov. 22

Multi-lingual vocalist Allison Adams Tucker returns to HPR’s Atherton Studio on Saturday, November 22, part of an ongoing celebration of the release of her second CD “April in Paris.”  The album and her Honolulu concert feature songs of springtime and new beginnings from around the world. Recorded in Paris on UNESCO’s first International Jazz Day at the end of her last European tour, her latest CD includes international musicians and arrangers from five countries. For her live Atherton performance, she is joined by pianist Tommy James and drummer Von Baron.

Tickets for Tucker’s HPR concert “April in Paris” are $30 general, $25 for HPR members, and $15 for students with ID. Purchase may be completed online at www.hprtickets.org or by calling the station (955-8821) during regular business hours. The Atherton Studio is located at Hawai‘i Public Radio, 738 Kaheka Street. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.; music begins at 7:30 p.m.

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Help Oahu Nonprofits Earn up to $35,000 During Subaru Hawaii’s “Share the Love” Sales Event Campaign

Help Oahu Nonprofits Earn up to $35,000 During Subaru Hawaii’s “Share the Love” Sales Event Campaign

HONOLULU (November 3, 2014) – Subaru Hawaii today announced the fourth year of its community-based “Share the Love” sales campaign where it will donate $250 for each new 2014 or 2015 Subaru vehicle sold, from November 1 to December 31, 2014, to a group of local Oahu nonprofits Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii, Hawaii Island Humane Society, Maui Humane Society, Kauai Humane Society, Hawaii Wildlife Fund and Hawaiian Humane Society.

 

In addition to raising funds for the nonprofit partners, the “Share the Love” sales campaign helps each local charity get their message out to the community.

 

GIRL SCOUTS OF HAWAII ANNOUNCES SHARI CHANG AS NEW CEO

GIRL SCOUTS OF HAWAII ANNOUNCES SHARI CHANG AS NEW CEO

Girl Scouts of Hawaii (GSH) has selected longtime Hawaii business leader, Shari Chang, as chief executive officer. Chang, a 30-year veteran of hospitality marketing, began her new position October 23, 2014.

“Shari is a highly recognized marketer in Hawaii, instrumental in the vision and creative development driving numerous high-profile and award-winning marketing campaigns,” said Lori Lum, GSH board chair. “Her community involvement both as a volunteer and a professional will be a big asset for Girl Scouts of Hawaii.”

Halloween Face Painting at Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach

Halloween Face Painting at Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach
The Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach is hosting a complimentary Halloween Face Painting event on Thursday, October 31, 2014 from 4-6 pm in The Gallery lobby area. • Children and adults are welcome,  open to the public • Face Painting by Magical Touch • Complimentary Witchʼs Brew beverage • Charitable donations accepted • Happy Hour 4-7pm The Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach is located on the Diamond Head side of Waikiki, just one block from the beach and a short walk to the Honolulu Zoo and the Waikiki Aquarium at Kapiolani Park.  A newly renovated hotel featuring 426-guestrooms with 42” flat-panel HDTV, Hyatt Grand Bed, and separate workspace. Guests enjoy complimentary AM Kitchen Skillet breakfast, Wi-Fi, 24/7 Stay Fit fitness center, outdoor pool, and 100% non-smoking hotel.

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A Local Poke Jewel in the Treasure Trove of Kapahulu!
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Student delegates lead prospective families on a guided tour to learn more about La Pietra – Hawaii

Student delegates lead prospective families on a guided tour to learn more about La Pietra – Hawaii

(Honolulu, Hawai’i, October 29, 2014) -- La Pietra – Hawaii School for Girls will have its Fall Admissions Open House on Thursday, November 6 with tours starting at 5:15 pm and the program beginning at 6:00 pm.

During the Admissions Open House, guests will have the opportunity to learn about the value of an all-girls’ education and hear about the academic, athletics, arts, co-curricular and college counseling programs that La Pietra offers. The program will start with a student-guided tour of La Pietra‘s 21st century classrooms and facilities, and then hear from Mahina Hugo, Head of School, current students, parents, and faculty.

For more information or to register, visit our website at www.lapietra.edu. For questions or inquiries, contact Director of Admissions, Megan Meyer at (808) 922-2744 or by e-mail at mmeyer@lapietra.edu.

American Red Cross Nurse Assistant Training

American Red Cross Nurse Assistant Training

The American Red Cross Hawaii is committed to adhering to the highest standards of instruction through our Nurse Assistant Training Program. This course will provide the training and skills that will enable students to provide quality care for residents in long-term care setting, for clients at home and patients in hospitals.

Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic Celebrates 50th Anniversary

It’s a special season for college basketball fans in Hawaii as the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic celebrates 50 years of stellar play, with on-court action set for Nov. 14, 15, and 17. The University of Hawaii (UH) men’s basketball team will tip off the season against California’s CSU Bakersfield in a round-robin tournament, which also includes Arkansas-Pine Bluff and North Carolina’s High Point University.

 

Fans can also score this season with special room and game ticket packages at several Outrigger properties, valid November 13 to 18. Find out more at www.outrigger.com/specials/promotion/2014-rainbow-classic.