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Five New Physicians Join Kaiser Permanente Hawaii

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii today announced the addition of five new physicians to locations on Oahu and Maui. They join more than 500 care providers within the state’s largest medical group, the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group (HPMG), which provides comprehensive care to Kaiser Permanente’s 230,000-plus members in Hawaii.

Marcus Iwane, MD, an internist, joins the Nanaikeola Clinic in Waianae. Patrick Kenny, DO, joins the gastroenterology department at Mapunapuna Medical Office. Christopher Lum, MD, joins the Honolulu Medical Center as a specialist in ophthalmology. Ear, Nose and Throat (otolaryngology) specialist S.R. Newman, MD, joins the Wailuku Medical Office in Maui. Pediatrician Aimee Yeap, MD, will practice at Nanaikeloa Clinic and Kapolei Clinic.

USS Columbus Holds Change of Command

USS Columbus Holds Change of Command

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Khor,
Submarine Force Pacific Fleet Public Affairs

(PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii) - Commander David Youtt was relieved by Cmdr.

USS Columbus Holds Change of Command

USS Columbus Holds Change of Command

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Khor,
Submarine Force Pacific Fleet Public Affairs

(PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii) - Commander David Youtt was relieved by Cmdr.

Group 70 International Hires Silas Haglund as Graphics and Document Specialist

Group 70 International Hires Silas Haglund as Graphics and Document Specialist

HONOLULU – www.group70int.com – Hawaii’s leading design firm Group 70 International (G70) announced the addition of Silas Haglund as graphics and document specialist. In this role, Haglund provides marketing support for the firm, where he designs, improves and streamlines ads, architectural renderings, site plans, concepts, environmental assessments, environmental impact statements, and other official documents for G70 and its clients.

He is also responsible for updating and maintaining the company’s website. Haglund holds more than six years in graphic design where, prior to joining G70, he served as a graphics and production specialist for Black Sand Publishing in Honolulu. Haglund received his Associates Degree in commercial arts from Madison Area Technical College.

Retail Merchants of Hawai‘i Launches New Statewide Training Program

Retail Merchants of Hawai‘i Launches New Statewide Training Program

The program will feature curriculum developed by LearningBiz LLC and is made possible thanks to a grant by the State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

This fall Retail Merchants of Hawai‘i (RMH) will kick off a new training, specifically tailored to retail industry professionals. The program highlights customer service and sales management training. Developed by LearningBiz, LLC, one of the state’s leading training providers, the training program will be available to retail professionals across the state thanks to a $125,000 grant from the State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.

Show Your Aloha Spirit By Purchasing Aloha Festivals Merchandise

Show Your Aloha Spirit By Purchasing Aloha Festivals Merchandise

HONOLULU – The Aloha Festivals proudly presents its 2014 merchandise collection to mark its 68th year celebrating Hawaiian culture and heritage. The 2014 Aloha Festivals merchandise – ribbons, power bands and T-shirts – reflects the Polynesian Voyaging Society’s mission to promote world peace through its sailing canoe Hōkūleʻa in honor of this year’s theme “Maluhia Honua – World Peace With Aloha.”

“We invite the public to join us in celebrating and supporting Hawaii’s premier kamaʻaina festival,” said Helene “Sam” Shenkus, co-chair of the Aloha Festivals board of directors. “The proceeds made from the Aloha Festivals ribbons and power bands allow us to share Hawaii’s history and culture with the community through our free events during the month of September.”