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Kathy With a K – Words and Stuff blog (November 2, 2021)

(I will sometimes see sweet and nice stories that make me go, “That’s good to hear…”, and wanted to pass along with you, ICYMI! – Kathy With a K)

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(above) October 2021. While relishing my prime parking spot at Ala Moana Beach Park, I looked across the way and saw a beaming bride making her way to her wedding.


Governor David Ige held a media conference today about the updated International Travel guidelines that the Federal Government will have in place as of November 8, 2021 and how the State of Hawaii will align with them. The official Hawaii State Department of Health’s HawaiiCovid19 site will be updated as well as Honolulu County’s OneOahu.org as Governor Ige talked about the  shift on outdoor seating for restaurants, bars, and social spaces that will allow greater flexibility with seating. (Governor David Ige FB Live) SEE LINK FOR MORE


Oahu neighborhoods are growing – obvi, I know! – and the surface streets in Honolulu are often used as alternate routes. To help with one particular McCully-area intersection, a NEW TRAFFIC CIRCLE was installed. Remember: you enter and travel counter-clockwise then exit at your street. (Hawaii News Now) SEE LINK FOR MORE


Our neighbor island friends and family on Maui now have more chances to adopt a pet as the Maui Humane Society have expanded hours! (KHON2 Working For Hawaii) SEE LINK FOR MORE


The “SAC/Show Aloha Challenge” helped hundreds of families during the COVID-19 Pandemic with partnerships for food distribution, fundraising with holiday lights at the Aloha Stadium, and the person behind it is now giving away their own money! (KITV4 Island News) SEE LINK FOR MORE


I watched “Schitt’s Creek” once more and the second go-around, I’m really getting into the accents and mannerisms of the many fun characters! Co-creator and actor Dan Levy is bringing his latest creation “THE BIG BRUNCH” to HBO Max and inviting restauranteurs the chance to share their similar outlook on life, cooking, and brunch! Applications are now being accepted (The Big Brunch/HBO Max) SEE LINK FOR MORE