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POSTED: Thursday, January 14, 2010

Watch former Miss Hawaii Candes Gentry wed Milan Drager on We TV's “;Platinum Weddings”; at 7 p.m. Sunday.

”;Widgets”; by the Disco Biscuits (

Frank DeLima will perform “;Laughing and Learning in Hawaii Today”; at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Kaimuki Public Library, 1041 Koko Head Ave. Call 733-8422 or visit



Sweet deal for gift card holders

Ala Moana Center is rewarding customers who use their Shop Etc. or GGP Mall gift cards between Monday and Feb. 14.

Spending just $20 or more with their gift cards, shoppers will receive a free chocolate bar simply by turning in their receipt and corresponding Shop Etc. or GGP Mall gift card to Ala Moana's Customer Service Center.

There's a limit of one candy bar per person while supplies last, and card holders must be at least 13 years old to participate.

To sweeten the deal, 500 of the chocolate bars will contain a winner's sticker, allowing shoppers to spin the wheel for Ala Moana Center prizes. Possible prizes, worth up to $250, include: Ala Moana Center gift cards valued from $10 to $250, MAC gift baskets ($100 value), Victoria's Secret Lacie thong ($16 value), Nordstrom mani/pedi or brow bar services ($35 to $55 value), Club Monaco selection of small travel accessories ($15+ value), Ho'ala Salon and Spa services or body creams ($15 to $100 value), Island Vintage Coffee Vintage Kona mocha frozen coffees ($3.70 value) and Yami Yogurt small cup or cone ($3.50 value).



Philosophy reaches beyond hope

Talk about to the point. Philosophy's newest sets tackle a range of aging concerns, with products with names like “;Help Me”; (retinol eye treatment) and “;When Hope is Not Enough”; (facial firming serum).

Sephora is featuring the brand's Mini Advanced Makeup Optional Skin Kit for $50. It features a quintet of trial-size products that address early signs of aging through daily exfoliation, moisturizing and SPF protection.

The other products are Purity Made simple facial cleanser, Hope in a Jar SPF20 daily moisturizer, and Microdelivery exfoliating wash.