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Celtic evening a benefit for accident victim
Murphy's Bar & Grill is throwing a shindig Jan. 11 to continue raising money for 19-year-old Erin O'Connor, the Irish girl who lost her legs after a car accident on the Big Island in September.
Fads & Finds Scooter sack is one way to tote your wheels along
Scooters were among the most popular gifts under the Christmas tree this year. So it stands to reason that an enterprising Hawai'i mind might find a solution to the storage problem a scooter can present.
Entertaining It's time to put kitchen in order
One of the best ways to jump-start this new year is to clean out your pantry, kitchen and linen closet. Sound daunting? Then don't do it all at once.
Show Biz On the upbeat with Island musicians
Hapai days are here again for Glenn and Tammy Medeiros. ... Entertainment Weekly pegged eToys' TV commercial, featuring Bruddah Iz's humming refrain from "Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World" as one of the past year's Top 10 best.
Island Sounds Keiki choir sings its own rainbow
Wayne Harada reviews the following albums: Na Keiki O Kamehameha's self-titled album, Around Again by Nohelani Cypriano and Billy Gonsalves' and his Paradise Serenaders' self-titled album.
An audio clip of the song "We Make a Rainbow" by Na Keiki O Kamehameha, from their self-titled album, available as an mp3 or RealPlayer file
An audio clip of the song "Livin' Without You" by Nohelani Cypriano, from her album Around Again, available as an mp3 or RealPlayer file
An audio clip of the song "Nanakuli" by Billy Gonsalves and his Paradise Serenaders, from their album Paradise Serenaders, available as an mp3 or RealPlayer file