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Hay Fever: A crazy family… story

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Brandee Lima, Staff Writer
December 8, 2014

“Hay Fever” by Noel Coward is a high comedy, loosely based on the author’s weekend experience at his good friend’s country home. A family of four, each invite a guest over to the house without informing anyone. The play stars a group of regular people trying to survive a weekend with... Read more »

COVO showing accountability to the donors of “Night of Hope”

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Suzanne Lian, Staff Writer
December 5, 2014

On October 15, 2013 an earthquake struck the island Bohol in Central Visayan in the Philippines. Shortly after the disaster, the “Congress of Visayan Organization” (COVO) met in the Philippine consulate to discuss the response efforts of the Filipino Community of Hawaii. Only three weeks later super... Read more »

12 dates of Christmas

Theresa Capllonch, Staff Writer
December 5, 2014

12 Dates of Christmas   With school coming to an end and the cozy winter season getting in full swing its time to make things magical. From traditional Japanese cuisine to the spices of Jamaica, this holiday season spice things up with Honolulu’s twelve most unique restaurants. Take your special someone... Read more »

10 DIY gifts for broke college students

DIY: 10 gifts for broke college students

Theresa Capllonch, Staff writer
December 4, 2014

The holidays can be a money muncher if you’re a cash-strapped college student. Even those with a full-time job, find it hard, so its no wonder if you’re struggling to give gifts to your nearest and dearest. Whether you’re trying to save money or just want to do something more personal this year,... Read more »

Raised in Fla., CUH accounting Professor Williamson has found a home

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T.O. Turner, Staff Writer
December 1, 2014

Professor Aaron M. Williamson Jr., comes from humble beginnings. Born in Atlanta, Ga., and raised in South Florida, he knows all about being discriminated against. Although raised to not see color, his memories of his grandmother being ostracized from the black community are very vivid. The black community... Read more »

Earl: a sandwich experience

Theresa Capllonch, Staff Writer
December 1, 2014

Taking the place of plate lunches and making way for sandwiches is new shop, Earl Sandwich. Located off of Waialae Avenue, owner Justin Parvizimotlagh and his father make each sandwich to order. With Earl you are sure to satisfy any craving with the creative twists on your everyday sandwiches. Tucked... Read more »

Chaminade student perseveres in course overload

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Victorian Lang, Staff Writer
December 1, 2014

A 21-hour course load would require at least 60 hours of curriculum related work with a slight chance of caffeine overdose and lack of sleep. Alofamoni Laumoli, a 22-year-old senior at Chaminade University, has taken on even more. She’s tackling 28 credits, determined to make this her last semester... Read more »

Chaminade Hosts Poetry Slam

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Peter Johnson, Staff Writer
November 24, 2014

Chaminade University hosted a poetry slam on Nov.19 in collaboration with Kaimuki High school on the lawn in front of the Sullivan library. More than 60 people came to listen to original poetry. “It’s a great way for people to express how they feel,” said slam host Travis T, who works with troubled... Read more »

Ten Best Rappers Ever

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Peter Johnson, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Rap and hip-hop have solidified its place in America and is growing rapidly. There might be thousands of rappers featured within the United States and beyond, but only a handful of rappers and hip-hop artists have truly represented the genre and lifestyle to the fullest. From its humble beginnings in... Read more »

Manoa Pizza Parlor Focuses on Fresh Ingredients

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Peter Johnson, Staff Writer
November 17, 2014

Located in the corner of the Manoa Marketplace shopping center between the Longs and Safeway is the newest pizza parlor called Serino’s. Serino’s opened officially back in March and serves a large variety of pizzas, calzones and salads as well as a gluten-free crust option. The restaurant is in a... Read more »