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Graham Builders Holds Free Builder's Open House

Graham Builders Holds Free Builder's Open House

Graham Builders, Hawaii’s premier design+build company, invites the public to a free Builder’s Open House on Sunday, October 5 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.  View this custom design+built two-story home located at 98-155 Keanae St. in Aiea.

At more than 2,700 square feet, this two-story multigenerational home comfortably fits three generations under one roof. The home features five bedrooms and three bathrooms. An open kitchen and living room with vaulted ceilings create a bright and airy atmosphere. The garage can accommodate two cars and connects to a mud room where the family can unload items directly from their vehicles. To accommodate guests, there is a large driveway and access to a powder room from the backyard when entertaining outdoors.

This home is not for sale. For more information on this Builder’s Open House, please call 593-2808.

 

Mini Con Celebrates 5th Anniversary @ McCully-Moiliili Public Library

Mini Con Celebrates 5th Anniversary @ McCully-Moiliili Public Library

The McCully-Moiliili Public Library will host its fifth Mini Con on Saturday, September 27, 2014. This free event will be held 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., meet talented local artists and pick up some of their cool artwork.

NLF Charities Sponsors Free Seminar for Cancer Patients and Caregivers

NLF Charities Sponsors Free Seminar for Cancer Patients and Caregivers

In observance of September being Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women and Children is hosting “Passport to Healthy Living,” a free seminar to navigate and learn healthy lifestyle habits from cancer treatment through survivorship.

 

Workshop topics include: coping with cancer, fertility and banking, healing and relaxation as well as nutrition tips on and off therapy. Patients and caregivers will have an opportunity to speak with doctors on any questions they have and get information and tips on everything from schooling and education to staying active and physically fit throughout treatment.

 

When: The seminar will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Where: Kapi‘olani Women’s Center, located at 1907 South Beretania Street on the ground floor.

 

Graham Builders Holds Free Builder's Open House

Graham Builders Holds Free Builder's Open House

Graham Builders, Hawaii’s premier design+build company, invites the public to a free Builder’s Open House on Sunday, September 14 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.  View this custom design+build two-story home located at 99-112 Lilikoi Place in Aiea.

At nearly 2,400 square feet total, this two-story home features three-bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths and a two-car garage. A distinctive dual-pitch roof reminiscent of plantation-style architecture, and a unique combination of panel siding and horizontal lap siding combine for a unified overall island-style look and feel. Designed for family comfort and entertaining, great rooms enable the living room, kitchen, and dining room to be easily accessible through wider hallways and doorways. Extra features include indoor laundry, walk-in pantries, walk-in master closets, and vaulted ceilings in most areas. Split air conditioning, all touch faucets and a Kangen water filter make this new home a must see as well.

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.”

Medical Grants Available for Children in Hawaii

HONOLULU – The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) is seeking grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child’s health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not fully covered, by their commercial health insurance plan or TRICARE.

Qualifying families can receive up to $5,000 per grant with a lifetime maximum of $10,000 per child to help pay for medical services and equipment such as physical, occupational and speech therapy, counseling services, surgeries, prescriptions, wheelchairs, orthotics, eyeglasses and hearing aids. 

Pan-Pacific Festival Names Christine Kubota Advisory Committee Chair

Pan-Pacific Festival Names Christine Kubota Advisory Committee Chair

HONOLULU – Christine Kubota has been appointed as the new Chair of the Pan-Pacific Festival Advisory Committee. Kubota’s role is to lead the efforts for Pan-Pacific Festival events, be a liaison with community partners and provide strategic fundraising support. She replaces Benjamin Fukumoto, who served as the chairman for the past nine years.

Kubota is an attorney at Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert practicing in corporate, commercial and real estate law since 1988. Her practice also includes immigration law, estate planning and employment matters that address the needs of her Japanese clients. Kubota graduated from Chaminade University with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Asian Studies and from McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific with a juris doctor degree.