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GREEN DRINKS at Grand Leyenda Cantina! WEDNESDAY

GREEN DRINKS at Grand Leyenda Cantina! WEDNESDAY

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Join us at the September 2013 edition of Green Drinks at the Grand Leyenda Cantina, located on the second floor of Ward Centers where Compadres used to be. This is a networking night held for conscious members of the community to connect and engage in discussions focused on sustainability and alternative solutions. Enjoy pupu and drink specials made with 100% organic Grand Leyenda tequila. As always, this is a free entry, hosted pau hana event. Parking is free at Ward. This event is open to the public and no RSVP is required.

 

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Toyota Hawaii Kicks off a Snap-and-Share Photo Contest for UH Football Season

Toyota Hawaii Kicks off a Snap-and-Share Photo Contest for UH Football Season

Toyota Hawaii is kicking off a snap-and-share photo contest over social media that runs at every home game throughout the University of Hawaii (UH) 2013 football season, which means six chances to win! The season begins this week on August 29, when UH plays USC at home, and runs through the end of November. The contest, called “#WinWithToyotaHI” is played via social media during each UH home game and winners receive a $50 gas card.

“We wanted to have some fun with the fans, and also show our support for the Rainbow Warriors,” said Glenn Inouye, Senior Vice President for Servco Automotive representing the Toyota Hawaii Dealers.  “We expect people to really get creative when submitting their photos via Facebook, Twitter or Instagram during the games.”

"Start Steppin'" to Better Health in Downtown Honolulu, September 6

"Start Steppin'" to Better Health in Downtown Honolulu, September 6
Free Giveaways While Walking Your Way to Better Health

WHAT: 9th Annual Start Steppin’ with Kaiser Permanente Hawaii
To promote the benefits of healthy eating and active living, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is inviting people to participate in its 9th annual free half-mile walk around Tamarind Park in Downtown Honolulu. Healthy rewards will be handed out at various checkpoints, followed by a fun Health Fair taking place in Tamarind Park. Walkers that do two laps around Tamarind Park will receive a free pedometer! Health experts will be on-site to recommend programs and activities to work towards a healthier lifestyle.

aio Names Merv Yoshimoto President of Obun Hawaii

aio Names Merv Yoshimoto President of Obun Hawaii

Local printing company Obun Hawaii has hired Merv Yoshimoto as President to lead its statewide operations. Among Yoshimoto’s responsibilities will be to develop and execute business strategies, oversee daily operations to ensure the company’s sustained profitability, establish partnerships to position Obun as a market leader in the Hawaii print and fulfillment industries and develop new strategic relationships while leveraging existing ones.

“We are delighted that Merv has joined Obun Hawaii and we are confident that his extensive business and financial management experience and strong relationships in the community will enable Obun to grow and continue to deliver high quality products and services,” said Susan Eichor, president of aio, the parent company of Obun Hawaii. “In the short time that Merv has been with Obun, the company has already begun to show strong and consistent revenue growth and expand its capacity.”

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Oahu SPCA and Hawaiian Humae Society receive over 3 tons of pet food and cat littler from PetSmart

Oahu SPCA and Hawaiian Humae Society receive over 3 tons of pet food and cat littler from PetSmart

HONOLULU – The Oahu Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Oahu SPCA) and the Hawaiiian Humane Society have received three and a quarter tons of dog and cat food and cat litter, valued at $8,200, from PetSmart® Corporation (NASDAQ: PETM). The two animal welfare organizations each received 3,250 pounds of pet food and cat litter from PetSmart’s first Hawaii store, located at Town Center of Mililani. The donation is part of the PetSmart Gives Back program, which supports local organiztions that make communities vibrant and strong and that enhance the quality of life for people and pets.

Three New Physician Specialists Join Kaiser Permanente Clinics on Maui

Three New Physician Specialists Join Kaiser Permanente Clinics on Maui
Specialists in Gastroenterology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, and Dermatology Join the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group 

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii today announced that three new physician specialists have joined its two Maui clinics in Wailuku.  

Eugene Lam, MD, a specialist in gastroenterology and Healani McConnell, MD, a specialist in obstetrics/gynecology have joined Kaiser Permanente’s Wailuku Clinic, while Laura Hassen, MD, a specialist in pediatrics, will be practicing at the Maui Lani Clinic, also located in Wailuku.

Dr. Eugene Lam earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pa., and completed his residency in internal medicine at Boston Medical Center. He completed his gastroenterology fellowship in the division of digestive diseases at UCLA Medical Center, prior to entering private practice. Dr. Lam is board certified in gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  

Sephora Ala Moana to “beautify” moms of seriously ill keiki

Sephora Ala Moana to “beautify” moms of seriously ill keiki

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