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So you think the Carnival was over when the clock struck 11 p.m. on Saturday, February 3? Well it wasn’t. Not if you lived in Southern California that is.

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And the Punahou74 blog is writing about this because … read on to find out!

The Punahou Alumni Association Southern California (PAASC) is one of the PAA’s regional chapters. It is the largest chapter outside of the state of Hawaii with more than 3,000 members living in Santa Barbara and to the south.

It’s an active chapter. Looking at its facebook page, it has regular events that include pau hanas, beach clean-ups, Hawaiian music concerts, and visits from the big guy (Dr. Scott). And, this year, there was a new event on the calendar, (more…)

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It’s finally here. Time to clue you all in on how to make your Punahou74 Carnival Day 2017 be an unreal experience.

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Hey Daddy-o! It’s time to get back to the 50’s at Punahou Carnival 2017. Here Cliff Halevi and Cathy Kam Ho have some fun while working the Punahou74 malasada shift during Punahou Carnival 2016.

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First thing: Get to Carnival. Check out this post for Everything you Need to Know about the 2017 Punahou Carnival for information about parking, prices, white elephant, and most importantly, a map of the carnival grounds. Because …

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So you’ve left work early, navigated the parking challenge, experienced The Ultimate Malasada Sugar Rush while you worked your Punahou74 Carnival shift and … time’s up. Shift’s done. You’re out of there. See ya next year…maybe. The party may not be over!

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“Rewinding the Time” after the 2016 Punahou Carnival at the Sidestreet Inn (Hopaka Street) are (L-R) Lee Ann Nicolay, Landis Lum, Tammy Yee (Mike’s wife), Lynne Gartley Meyer, Mike Yee, Mike Mikasa, Cliff Halevi, Catherine Tompkison, and Ian Sandison.

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While the Jose Feliciano song may be known for its macaronic verse, there was a singularity of the language spoken at this, Punahou74’s final kanreki celebration of the year.

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Carrie Chang Talwar was welcomed with open arms back into the Punahou74 fold. Pictured with her are Sheree Lum Orsi, Leslie Ching Allen, and Monica DelPiano Campanis.

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Thanks to Gaye Miyasaki for another get-together opportunity to celebrate our 60th birthdays.

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Jose’s is the place. Be there or be square (estar alli o ser cuadrado)!

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Thanks aplenty again to Punahou74 and your wonderful work at Ewa Malasadas for the 2016 Punahou Carnival.

Triples Malasadas

Tom Farrell, Haven Young Rafto, and Lisa Matsumoto Nakamura are three of the Punahou74 Malasada Team.

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On Friday, August 22, 2014 the night blooming cereus hedge was loaded with buds.

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Night blooming cereus buds abounded on the mauka side of the Wilder Street hedge.

This summer has been wet so the blooms have not been as regular or as intense as last year. But, from what I saw on Friday, there may be a great night blooming cereus (more…)

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