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Top 5 things to do this weekend

This weekend some of us are looking forward to Valentine’s Day while others (myself included) are just happy for the extra time off on Presidents’ Day. Load up your playtime with Pow! Wow! street art, a huge ukulele fest and…

The Sticklers Reunion @ Downbeat

Veteran punk band The Sticklers, headed up by prominent punk rocker/bakery owner Otto, reunited for their first show in nearly 10 years at Downbeat Lounge Friday night. The venue was packed to the brim to see the remaining three original…

Otto Cake has new home in Kaimuki

Shortly after moving back to Hawaii from Chicago in 2010, I was introduced to Otto Cake’s delectable cheesecake. Until late last month, Otto sold his creations from a tiny shop along Chinatown’s Smith Street, a neighborhood known for its drugs…