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MidWeek Islander (Windward Oahu) - - Windward Oahu Islander - Carol Chang

Li­brary as­sis­tant Don Ramos has won the 2014 Ex­cel­lence in Ser­vice award from Friends of the Li­brary of Hawaii for his more than three decades of “ex­tremely ded­i­cated, hard-work­ing and tal­ented” con­tri­bu­tions to Kahuku Li­brary. Don, who also lives in Kahuku, es­pe­cially stands out for his graphic art skills that en­hance the li­brary’s dis­plays and pro­grams (dinosaurs, su­per­heroes, etc.). He started as a sum­mer youth worker in 1975 … Moku­lua High Per­for­mance Builder has just com­pleted the first sin­gle­fam­ily home in the coun­try to ob­tain LEED v4 cer­ti­fi­ca­tion. Lo­cated on North Kala­heo Drive, it will be ready in the sum­mer, ac­cord­ing to Moku­lua owner Mike Fairall … Kailua fresh­man Ansleigh Seaver made the fall dean’s list at Mercer Uni­ver­sity in Ma­con, Ga. … Kala­heo High grad­u­ate Raine Ik­a­gawa made the fall dean’s list at Ma­calester Col­lege in Min­nesota, where she’s a sopho­more, and Kailua fresh­man Philip Ka­makana Chu (Kame­hameha 2014) made the fall dean’s list at Uni­ver­sity of Port­land … Sesolo Cocker (Cas­tle 2010) has grad­u­ated from Army ba­sic train­ing at Fort Ben­ning, Ga. … Whit­tier Col­lege has an­nounced its fall dean’s list, and Ka­neohe’s Bryson Ki­hara is on it … John Quisano (Cas­tle 2005) has grad­u­ated from Air Na­tional Guard ba­sic train­ing at Lack­land AFB, Texas … Re­spected Ka­neohe artist Ka­pu­lani Land­graf, best known for her work in black-and­white photography, has won a $25,000 grant from the Joan Mitchell Foun­da­tion, awarded to “pain­ters and sculp­tors cre­at­ing work of ex­cep­tional qual­ity through un­re­stricted ca­reer sup­port”

Don Ramos

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