Hawai’i Chamber Mixer with Filipino Bar and FYPA

November 1, 2006 – 6 pm to 8 pm Manilatown Cultural Center, San Francisco, 848 Kearny Street (at Jackson) HCCNC (hccnc.com) is teaming up with the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California, Filipino Young Professionals Association, and the San Francisco Manilatown Heritage Foundation to sponsor our Fall 2006 business social mixer at the new Manilatown…More

Candidates Mingle with hapihour.org, APA for Progress

Thanks to those of you who came Oct. 24 to meet supervisor candidate Jaynry Mak (mak06.com) and school board candidates Bayard Fong (bayardfong.org), Jane Kim (janekim.org), Hydra Mendoza (hydramendoza.com) and Wilma Pang (wilmapang.com). We want to thank the candidates for spending time with us and wish them well in their respective campaigns. Special thanks to…More

Are you going to the Hukilau?

This is an archived c. 2003 article from a column I wrote with Kyle Tatsumoto in the former Nichi Bei Times. “Oh we’re going to a hukilau, a huki huki huki huki hukilau…” This well known refrain evokes images of sunburned tourists in florescent aloha shirts and matching mu’u mu’us, wrapped in plastic grass skirts,…More