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Carol Chang
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April 27, 2011 - MidWeek The Islander
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Ben Young

Kailua minister and psychiatrist Benjamin Young and two others received the 2011 O’o Award from the Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce for contributing to the betterment of Hawaiians, their community and their professions. Also a distinguished historian, Ben was onboard doctor for the Hokule’a, former chief of staff at Castle hospital and founder of the Imi Ho’ola program to help native Pacific Islanders gain admission to medical school ...

No sooner was Kailua’s Keith Kilburn promoted to design department manager at Graham Builders, he’s earned his

Certified Green Professional from the National Association of Home Builders. He’s now a go-to guy for those who want to put up affordable, environmentally sound homes ... It’s no surprise that Kualoa Ranch has won recognition from TripAdvisor as one of two Hawaii film tour sites in the top 10 nationwide, with more than a dozen movies and TV shows leaving their mark on the Windward ranch and valley ...

Keith Kilburn

Kahuku Elementary principal Pauline Masaniai will be honored Friday with 10 others finalists for Island Insurance Co.‘s annual Masayuki Tokioka Excellence in School Leadership Award. She already has received a $1,000 cash award. The ultimate 2011 winner will be announced Friday at the Public Schools of Hawaii Foundation dinner.

Pauline was commended for taking the lead in curriculum development and supportive programs for all students ... Kaneohe’s Devon Nekoba flies to Maui Sunday for the HPR Aloha Shorts taping. He’ll read from Milton Murayama‘s pidgin novel All I Asking for Is My Body ...

Pauline Masaniai

Haven’t made your Mother’s Day card yet? Shawna Bielmann will show you how at 6:30 p.m. April 26 at Kahuku Library (293-8935). Then take her to breakfast (see page 4) ...

Speaking of Hawaii libraries, March borrowers liked best Tick Tock by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge, and the Korean drama Iris on DVD

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