Tag Archive 'Cara Mazzei'

Aug 09 2010

The Kumulokahi-Honolulu Elks Youth Paddling Program Car and Dogwash Fundraiser

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The other weekend 40 parents, youth and volunteers gathered in the Honolulu Elks parking lot for a car-dog wash fundraiser to benefit the Kumulokahi-Honolulu Elks Youth Paddling Program. About 60 vehicles were tended to by the paddlers and even one cute little dog named Fluffy!

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Jun 27 2010

The Bon Dance Experience in Hawaii

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin’s Annual Bon Dance. You do not need to be a Buddhist to attend; in fact this was the second Bon Dance I have attended! There was music, food booths, Taiko drums, great parking, and a very family-friendly atmosphere. If you are not […]

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Jun 27 2010

PBN’s 2010 “Top 40 Under 40 Class” in Honolulu

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Each year the Pacific Business News recognizes the up and coming community leaders and entrepreneurs in Hawaii. The catch is they all have to be outstanding individuals and also under the age of forty. This year I nominated my fantastic friend Simone Perez and I am proud to call two other nominees as friends – […]

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Jun 18 2010

Hawaii Elks Flag Day Services U.S.S. Missouri BB-63

Sunday June 13th was Flag Day and it was a fantastic opportunity to salute Old Glory aboard the U.S.S. Missouri. All Elk members and their guests were welcomed aboard for a private service to commemorate the adoption of the flag of the United States which happened that day by resolution of the Second Continental Congress […]

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Jun 13 2010

Honolulu Elks Kumulokahi Da Keiki Ocean Fest

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Often we hear people say “lucky we live Hawaii”. For me yesterday was a true example of the slogan. The Honolulu Elks Club hosted a family-fun, ocean day for members and friends. It was a celebration of ocean sports, community, and getting active. Starting at 10am people started to gather. Beneath a bright, blue sky […]

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Jun 12 2010

Hawaii Food & Wine Paradise – Pairings in Paradise Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club – Part 2

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Part of a three-day culinary extravaganza, the 3rd Annual Hawaii Food & Wine Paradise, held an epicurean delight Saturday afternoon at Ko Olina Beach Club. It was a “foodie-face –off” between four of Hawaii’s top chefs and a Hawaii food critic, and best of all it was all for a worthwhile cause to benefit the […]

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Jun 10 2010

I Had Tea With Congressman Abercrombie

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The Hawaii State Democratic Women’s Caucus hosted an afternoon tea at the Waioli Tea Room Sunday. It was a festive gathering to benefit the Democratic Women’s Caucus featuring multiple presenters and special guest speaker candidate for Governor Neil Abercrombie. Ms. Ann Freed lead the event as the mistress of ceremony to a packed room. There […]

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Jun 03 2010

Hawaii Food & Wine Paradise Classic Westin Moana Surfrider, Waikiki May 28th 2010 – Part 1

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I am not easily impressed and my level of expectation is high, so I was skeptic of another cliché “food and wine festival.  I couldn’t have been more wrong. D. Keola Lloyd is the creator of several food and wine productions including the Taste at Kapolei, Kapolei Uncorked, and Kapolei Chef Showcase. A Big Island […]

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May 25 2010

Sad Day for Hawaii’s Entrepreneurs as Hawaii Women’s Business Center Closes

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Last week there was sad news announced in the Pacific Business News as the Hawaii Women’s Business Center (HWBC) closed its doors. The center at 1041 Nuuanu Avenue opened in 1998 with startup money from American Savings Bank and the U.S. Small Business Administration. While the name implied it only worked with women entrepreneurs, the […]

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May 21 2010

Raising a Glass to Support the Women’s Fund of Hawaii

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The Women’s Fund of Hawaii held their annual “Tea & Champagne” fundraising event yesterday at the newly renovated Plaza Club in downtown Honolulu. It was a festive evening lead by Ms. Rosemarie Savino who was the mistress of ceremonies. Over one hundred people enjoyed a silent and live auction and there were many familiar faces. […]

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