The good news is that if you work for Bank of Hawaii, First Hawaiian Bank, Central Pacific Bank or American Savings Bank you have a $1,000 bonus coming and possibly a pay raise to $15 per hour coming your way very soon.
The young Norfolk pine tree in its black plastic tub seemed to be awaiting me in the entry of a local shop about five years ago. This would be no Charlie Brown tree, with its perfect shape — almost as perfectly layered even at its 4-foot stage as a kid’s representational drawing of a standard Christmas tree.
Following are stories from some of TGI’s staff about Christmas and its meaning in their life.
There will be negative repercussions if the U.S. Congress fails to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the federal funding for which was allowed to expire at the end of September this year.