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LA PIETRA’S 2013 SELECT CHOIR HOLIDAY CONCERT

La Pietra’s traditional musical celebration is a great way to kick off the holiday season. This year’s concert features the Select Choir, 6th and 8th grade music classes, talented instrumentalists and The Faculty Singers – all directed by Shari Lynn, well-known performer and La Pietra’s director of music.

 

Where:           La Pietra-Hawaii School for Girls, Barbara Cox Anthony Gymnasium

                        2933 Poni Moi Rd.

 

When:            Tuesday, December 10, 2009

        6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 

Holiday Music Comes to Life at Moanalua Medical Center

Patients, visitors and staff at Kaiser Permanente’s Moanalua Medical Center were serenaded with the sounds of the holidays today. The Melemai Kapu’uwaimai Strolling Carolers shared the gift of live music, a cappela, to brighten the season.

Nearly 20 singers visited pediatrics, The Family Birth Center and various locations throughout the hospital. The annual event is enjoyed by staff and patients alike. Some of the holiday favorites included, “Silent Night,” “Joy to the World” and “Away in a Manger.”

The Melemai Kapu’uwaimai singers can also be seen at a holiday concert Friday December 20 at 7 p.m. at our Savior Lutheran Church.  Admission is $10.

Hawaii Meth Project Announces Winners of Statewide “Break the Ice” Art Contest

Announcement of social media-driven art contest winners kicks off first-ever national Meth Awareness Week

The Hawaii Meth Project today announced the winners of its statewide “Break the Ice” art contest to kick off the first-ever national Meth Awareness Week, observed November 30 through December 7. The “Break the Ice” art contest was aimed at communicating the risks of methamphetamine, and provided a way for teens to be recognized for their artistic ability while learning about the harmful effects of this drug.

Hawaii Meth Project Announces First-Ever Meth Awareness Week

Community sign waving, school assemblies and meth prevention lessons to comprise Hawaii Meth Project’s Meth Awareness Week

The Hawaii Meth Project today announced its statewide line-up of events for the first national Meth Awareness Week, held November 30-December 7. Activities have been planned on Maui, Kauai, Oahu, and Hawaii Island and will be led by the Hawaii Meth Project’s Teen Advisory Council (TAC) members.

The first national Meth Awareness Week will be observed in an effort to combat the abuse and use of methamphetamine. Coordinated by the Meth Project, a large-scale, teen-targeted prevention program of The Partnership at Drugfree.org that aims to significantly reduce meth use, the week will kick off with provocative, creative and social content dramatizing the dangerous and devastating effects of meth.

Hawaii Meth Project Announces First-Ever Meth Awareness Week

Community sign waving, school assemblies and meth prevention lessons to comprise Hawaii Meth Project’s Meth Awareness Week

The Hawaii Meth Project today announced its statewide line-up of events for the first national Meth Awareness Week, held November 30-December 7. Activities have been planned on Maui, Kauai, Oahu, and Hawaii Island and will be led by the Hawaii Meth Project’s Teen Advisory Council (TAC) members.

The first national Meth Awareness Week will be observed in an effort to combat the abuse and use of methamphetamine. Coordinated by the Meth Project, a large-scale, teen-targeted prevention program of The Partnership at Drugfree.org that aims to significantly reduce meth use, the week will kick off with provocative, creative and social content dramatizing the dangerous and devastating effects of meth.

PricewaterhouseCoopers Los Angeles donates $250,000 to UH Shidler College of Business

PricewaterhouseCoopers Los Angeles donates $250,000 to UH Shidler College of Business

The Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa has received a $250,000 gift from PwC US of Los Angeles, California, to establish a faculty fellowship endowment at the School of Accountancy. The “PricewaterhouseCoopers – Los Angeles Faculty Fellowship Endowment” will help the College in its effort to recruit and retain top accounting faculty and support its overall mission to achieve excellence in teaching and research.
 
“Investing our time and resources in education is a huge priority for PwC and we believe that education is the foundation for community development,” said Gregory Moore, PwC assurance partner. “We proudly support the Shidler College of Business and its work to develop the next generation of business leaders who can confront the increasingly complex business issues in the marketplace.”
 

Kahala mall doorbusters for black friday, november 29

Kahala mall doorbusters for black friday, november 29

HONOLULU – For the third year in a row Kahala Mall celebrates Black Friday (November 29, 2013) by opening up at 7 a.m., giving guests the opportunity to shop early for doorbusters with savings of up to 75% off. (see attached for schedule of events and participating stores).

 

Kahala Mall shoppers who purchase $150 or more in same-day receipts will receive a $10 Kahala Mall gift certificate and a selection of breakfast items from Whole Foods Market accompanied by a complimentary cup of coffee from Starbucks, in the Center Court area of the mall.  To add to the fun, more than 30 prizes and gift cards worth $25 or more will be given away at noon, including a $200 Kahala Mall shopping spree. (must be present to win).