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Hawaii's Public Libraries will Observe Thanksgiving Day Holiday on Nov. 22

Hawaii's Public Libraries will Observe Thanksgiving Day Holiday on Nov. 22

All public libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 22 in observance of the Thanksgiving Day 2012 Holiday.

Visit www.librarieshawaii.org or call your local library for public service hours.

HHL Holdings Inc. names Chason Ishii President

HHL Holdings Inc. names Chason Ishii President

 

HONOLULU – HHL Holdings Inc. (HHL), parent company to Honolulu HomeLoans Inc., today announced it has hired Chason Ishii, R, CRB, GRI, as the company's new President. In this capacity, Ishii will lead the expansion of HHL's product base as it expands its services and offerings to complement the successful Honolulu HomeLoans, Hawaii’s premier mortgage banker. 

 

Hawaii's Public Libraries will Observe Veterans Day Holiday

Hawaii's Public Libraries will Observe Veterans Day Holiday

In observance of the Veterans Day 2012 Holiday, most public libraries will be closed from Saturday through Monday, November 10 – 12.

Five libraries will be closed from Friday through Sunday, November 9 – 11:   

•             Aiea Public Library

•             Hawaii Kai Public Library 

•             Kaimuki Public Library

•             Liliha Public Library

•             Makawao Public Library (Maui) 

Please visit www.librarieshawaii.org or call your local library for public service hours.

First Insurance Company of Hawaii recognized as American Heart Association fit-friendly worksite

First Insurance Company of Hawaii recognized as American Heart Association fit-friendly worksite

HONOLULU – First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more.

“We are honored to receive the Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite award from the American Heart Association for the second time,” said Allen Uyeda, president and CEO.

Verizon Wireless Hawai‘i Launches Text-to-Donate Campaign to Aid in Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Verizon Wireless Hawai‘i Launches Text-to-Donate Campaign to Aid in Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

On Oct. 29, Verizon Wireless launched its Text-to-Donate Campaign in which customers can text to make a $10 donation to several nonprofit organizations that are providing assistance in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. 

Verizon Wireless customers who are interested in contributing to the efforts already underway in the affected areas can text the numbers listed below to make their $10 donation:

  • REDCROSS to 90999 to support the American Red Cross
  • STORM to 80888 to give to the Salvation Army
  • HUMANE to 80888 for the American Humane Association
  • UWHC to 52000 to the United Way of Hudson County, N.J.

Those interested in giving more can donate up to five times their original donation with 100 percent of all donations going directly to the organizations.

First Insurance launches new business owners package policy

First Insurance launches new business owners package policy

HONOLULU – First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has unveiled a new property and liability package policy designed for small- to medium-sized businesses in Hawaii. The new Business Owners Policy (BOP) product offers broader coverages, higher limits and an expanded list of eligible classes, opening it up to a wider assortment of local businesses operating in Hawaii.

As part of the new product launch, First Insurance has also introduced an automated, speedy and easy to use computer system for BOP that allows insurance agents to quote a BOP policy in minutes at the best available price.

“We’re excited by how many more businesses we can serve with our new BOP product and platform,” said Allen Uyeda, president and CEO. “BOP has always been a smart choice for small businesses.

Hawaii's Public Libraries Will Be Closed on General Election Day

Hawaii's Public Libraries Will Be Closed on General Election Day

All public libraries will be closed in observance of General Election Day 2012 on Tuesday, November 6.

Visit www.librarieshawaii.org or call your local library for public service hours.