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    Re: Visiting all of the 50 states

    I've always wanted to live in California I think I fit in best with all that you described! As for Arizona, been there done that for 13 years in both Phoenix and Flagstaff, Nevada is about the same...
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    Re: Visiting all of the 50 states

    Many years ago I made a vow to visit all 50 states before I ever headed overseas. Last year and it took me over 40 years but I completed visiting all of the 50 states. Have to say amongst the my...
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    Re: Barnes & Noble doomed?

    Sad we need a dozen Ross stores but only need one bookstore. Wonder how long before B&N @ Ala Moana will be gone too.
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    Re: Disappearing eating establishments

    KFC across from Ala Moana will be razed (to make room for a new two-story Walgreens). I think this KFC, which has been rebuilt and renovated over the years has been at that location since at least...
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    Re: Disappearing eating establishments

    Yes. Does anyone know if it is closed for good, being renovated or I just happen to go by there at an unusual hour??
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    Re: Disappearing eating establishments

    Did the Burger King in Kalihi (next to Popeye's Chicken) close?? Every time I have been by there of late it doesn't seem to be open at night.
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    Re: Hawaii TV News Anchors and Reporters - Book 4

    There was a correction later on added to the story:

    CORRECTION: Shawn Ching's wife is Stephanie Ching. Her maiden name was Uechi. A previous version of this story and the story on page B2 in...
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    Re: Pearlridge Memories

    First off, love the photo! Secondly, I thought Pearlridge opened in 1971. Then I did some looking up and discovered that Liberty House opened in 1971 there, but the mall itself, now known as...
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    Re: Newscasters from long ago

    My condolences to the Tanabe family. Barbara also lost her husband a couple years ago. Frank Tanabe was a high school classmate (in Seattle) of Les Keiter, who happened to be Barbara's KHON co-anchor...
  10. Thread: Rail Transit

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    Re: Rail Transit

    http://www.streetcardays.com/index.html
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    Re: RIP: Andy Griffith

    Umeki lived in Hawaii until 2003 and moved to Missouri to be with her son and his family. When she left show business for good, she stayed out of the public eye. Around the time I attempted to...
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    Re: More old Commercials anyone remember these?

    I have the ads with Richard Anderson and Brian Keith. I believe the kids are his own in that ad. Pat Morita also did ads, but can't recall who it was for?
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    Re: OTW to drop KITV?

    Mel do you receive all of the local stations on your tv or do you watch programs on your computer? Anybody familiar with a device called Roku??
  14. Thread: Lucky Luck

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    Re: Lucky Luck

    Lucky Luck story:

    http://www.staradvertiser.com/featurespremium/20120610_Isle_TV_radio_uplifted_by_the_best_of_Luck.html?id=158344385
  15. Thread: Rail Transit

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    Re: Rail Transit

    The photos fooled me at first I'll admit!!

    http://www.bigislandrail.zoomshare.com/
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    Re: Hawaii TV News Anchors and Reporters - Book 4

    http://www.staradvertiser.com/businesspremium/20120425__Taizo_Bradens_absence_from_local_TV_ends_Monday.html?id=148825085
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    Re: HI Best Buy surviving?

    What if Best Buy closes:

    http://thinktech.staradvertiserblogs.com/2012/04/10/just-suppose-best-buy-closes/
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    Re: Hawaii TV News Anchors and Reporters - Book 4

    Yes she is changing careers. Read the current edition of the Midweek. She is expecting her first child and also going to concentrate more on her jewelry business.
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    Re: HI Best Buy surviving?

    CompUsa set sales records at the Hawaii store as did Circuit City, Best Buy Aiea does well too. But it doesnt matter if the rest of the stores nationwide aren't meeting sales expectations. Along with...
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    Re: Me TV

    Funny what you wrote considering Burnett's parody of soap operas were actually called "As the Stomach Turns"

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/As_the_Stomach_Turns

    I consider Lucille Ball and Carol...
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    Re: Disappearing businesses

    I never had problems with Sears in fact my stove, refrig, washer/dryer, etc. was all purchased from them in the last few years.

    Regarding IKEA, the only thing that ever impressed me about that...
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    Re: Disappearing businesses

    Some might not be aware is that the Sears store will be demolished. At first I thought Ala Moana's intention was going to occupy the space with new tenants in the structure that already exists. But...
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    Re: Don Cornelious;apparent suicide

    Loved SOUL TRAIN....the commercials were great too back in the day. I'm drawing a blank here at the moment what local station carried the show? I know in recent years it was on KIKU right??
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    Re: Hawaii Five-0: Season 2 - News & Sightings

    They were filming last night @ Dillingham Self Storage.
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    Re: Sears and KMart closings

    Where were the Wigwam stories located in Honolulu, wasn't there one in the shopping center in Kalihi that has Foodland, Popeye's, etc.? Are the buildings that once were Wigwam stores still intact?
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