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See Latest Children's Science Books Exhibit at Salt Lake-Moanalua Library

See Latest Children's Science Books Exhibit at Salt Lake-Moanalua Library

An exhibit featuring 202 of the latest science books for children from some of the best publishers in the United States will be on display at Salt Lake-Moanalua Public Library from Tuesday, January 21 through Friday, February 28.

The books on display will be arranged in 16 subject categories from Animals, Earth Sciences and Marine Life to Technology/Engineering.  The reading level of the books range from pre-school through high school, although the preschool through middle school levels are more fully represented.  All of the books in the exhibit can be checked out with a valid Hawaii State Public Library System card.

An annotated bibliography, which reviews and rates the titles, will be available at the exhibit or at any branch of the Hawaii State Public Library System while supplies last.

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70th Anniversary of USS Missouri’s Launch Celebrated at Living History Day on Ford Island, Feb. 1

70th Anniversary of USS Missouri’s Launch Celebrated at Living History Day on Ford Island, Feb. 1

Free Admission for Hawaii Residents to the Battleship Missouri Memorial

What: Living History Day on Ford Island

When: Saturday, February 1
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Where: Battleship Missouri Memorial
Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Cost: Free admission for Hawaii residents. The event is open to the public.

Admission: For tickets, visit USSMissouri.org or go to the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center

Pearl Harbor, HI – A day of festivities celebrating the 70th anniversary of the launch of America’s last and most famous battleship, the USS Missouri, will be the centerpiece of “Living History Day on Ford Island” on Saturday, February 1.

First Insurance Company of Hawaii elects Stephanie Tokuhama vice president corporate underwriting

 First Insurance Company of Hawaii elects Stephanie Tokuhama vice president corporate underwriting

HONOLULU – First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has elected Stephanie Tokuhama vice president of Corporate Underwriting. An insurance professional with more than 30 years of industry experience, Tokuhama oversees FICOH’s product development and new product and system training for FICOH’s independent agency network.

Tokuhama joined FICOH in 2004 as an underwriting manager and over the next 10 years has held several positions in FICOH’s Commercial Underwriting and Corporate Underwriting departments. In 2011, she was appointed assistant vice president of Corporate Underwriting. Prior to joining FICOH, she held positions at Hawaii Insurance Consultants, Sedgwick, and the State of Hawaii Department of Insurance.

Harimoto announces state senate run

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow)- Councilmember Breene Harimoto on Wednesday announced his candidacy for the Hawaii State Senate. He will seek the State Senate District 16 seat (Pearl City – Aiea – Halawa – Pearl Harbor) that will be vacated by Senator David Ige, who is running for Governor. Harimoto will run as a Democrat.

"After much soul-searching, prayers and consultations with family and friends, I have decided to not seek re-election to the City Council," Harimoto said. "Instead, I will run for the senate where my past experiences have prepared me well to help shape state policies that will determine the future of Hawaii."

American Red Cross classes for January: Oahu

American Red Cross classes for January:  Oahu

Learn to save a life. Take a Red Cross training class today!

Following classes held at American Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Road, Honolulu, HI  96816

 Some Red Cross trainings can be taken in two ways:  online blended-learning or full course.

ONLINE BLENDED-LEARNING COURSE:  Great for people who take training regularly. Online Blended Learning is convenient with shorter training time.  Involves partially online learning (approx: 1 hr) and a classroom session (2 hrs) training.

FULL COURSE:  Traditional training class in a classroom, instructor led with video, bookwork and hands-on skills (practice on manikins). Depending upon the desired course, class length can run from 4 to 10 hrs.

If not indicated that online course is offered, then training is held only in the classroom.

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LOCAL FINALISTS’ ARTWORK OF TOYOTA HAWAII’S 2013 DREAM CAR ART CONTEST ON EXHIBIT

LOCAL FINALISTS’ ARTWORK OF TOYOTA HAWAII’S 2013 DREAM CAR ART CONTEST ON EXHIBIT
LOCAL FINALISTS’ ARTWORK OF TOYOTA HAWAII’S 2013 DREAM CAR ART CONTEST ON EXHIBIT AT HONOLULU MUSEUM OF ART SCHOOL2014 entrants, parents and all school teachers encouraged to

Graham Builders Hosts Free "Building Your Home for Life" Seminar

Graham Builders Hosts Free "Building Your Home for Life" Seminar

WHERE:               Honolulu Country Club

                                1690 Ala Puumalu Street

WHEN:                 Wednesday, January 15, 2014

                                6 – 8 p.m.