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  • Kupuna Achievers: Roy Yamashiroya

    Kupuna Achievers: Roy Yamashiroya

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-08-16 21:38:28 GMT

    A hobby can be much more than a hobby when it stems from your heart. 

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    A hobby can be much more than a hobby when it stems from your heart.

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  • Dream Expert: Redoing the wrong decisions of the past

    Dream Expert: Redoing the wrong decisions of the past

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-08-16 21:25:23 GMT

    For most people, dreams usually give a glimpse into the future .  But there are other dreams where the past becomes the focus of the matter.  In this week's edition of dream interpretations, Dream Expert Paul Unkrur, Ph.D., looks into dreams regarding the wrong decisions we have made in life and dreams...

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    For most people, dreams usually give a glimpse into the future .  But there are other dreams where the past becomes the focus of the matter.  In this week's edition of dream interpretations, Dream Expert Paul Unkrur, Ph.D., looks into dreams regarding the wrong decisions we have made in life and dreams...

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  • Alzheimer's walk in Hawaii to help fight against the disease

    Alzheimer's walk in Hawaii to help fight against the disease

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-08-16 21:24:16 GMT

    The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting our community to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. There are 5 Walks will take place within the state: August 12th  at Kapa’a Soccer Park in Kauai, September 2nd at Magic Island in Honolulu...

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    The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting our community to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. There are 5 Walks will take place within the state: August 12th  at Kapa’a Soccer Park in Kauai, September 2nd at Magic Island in Honolulu...

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  • Honolulu singer-songwriter Evan Khay set to release debut album

    Honolulu singer-songwriter Evan Khay set to release debut album

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-08-16 21:17:09 GMT

    Honolulu-born singer-songwriter, Evan Khay,  is set to release his debut album Retrograde on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. 

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    Honolulu-born singer-songwriter, Evan Khay,  is set to release his debut album Retrograde on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. 

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  • Healthy Baby Contest now open for registration

    Healthy Baby Contest now open for registration

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 4:23 PM EDT2017-08-15 20:23:13 GMT

    The 2017 Healthy Baby Contest is now open for registration. This family event is coordinated by the Honolulu Chinese Jaycees and has been an island tradition since 1953.  Keiki between 12 to 30 months old (born between April 01, 2015 and October 01, 2016) are eligible to compete for the title of Hawaii’s...

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    The 2017 Healthy Baby Contest is now open for registration. This family event is coordinated by the Honolulu Chinese Jaycees and has been an island tradition since 1953.  Keiki between 12 to 30 months old (born between April 01, 2015 and October 01, 2016) are eligible to compete for the title of Hawaii’s...

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  • Eduardo Bolioli's art opening in Greenroom Gallery Waikiki

    Eduardo Bolioli's art opening in Greenroom Gallery Waikiki

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-08-15 20:15:37 GMT

    Eduardo Bolioli is the first artist to use posca markers on surfboard designs, and a recent book on art by a writer in France credits him with influencing a generation. He has been in Hawaii since the 1970s and has incredible stories about meeting Andy Warhol and other famed artists, as well as the top surfers...

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    Eduardo Bolioli is the first artist to use posca markers on surfboard designs, and a recent book on art by a writer in France credits him with influencing a generation. He has been in Hawaii since the 1970s and has incredible stories about meeting Andy Warhol and other famed artists, as well as the top surfers...

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  • Vet on Set: Summer heat and how if affects our pets

    Vet on Set: Summer heat and how if affects our pets

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-08-15 20:00:54 GMT

    Recently, warmer weather temperatures have been hitting record highs.  As the summer progresses, we can only expect them to get higher. Prolonged exposure to the heat can not only result in heatstroke, exhaustion and sunburn in humans, but can affect our pets as well.  They can also be prone...

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    Recently, warmer weather temperatures have been hitting record highs.  As the summer progresses, we can only expect them to get higher. Prolonged exposure to the heat can not only result in heatstroke, exhaustion and sunburn in humans, but can affect our pets as well.  They can also be prone...

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  • Senator Hirono Talks North Korea, Health Care and Trump's Response to Charlottesville

    Senator Hirono Talks North Korea, Health Care and Trump's Response to Charlottesville

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-08-15 19:57:27 GMT

    Senator Mazie Hirono joined us this morning to talk about a number of issues including the threat from North Korea and health care. She also said President Trump should not have needed to be prompted or encouraged to call out the white supremacists and the KKK.

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    Senator Mazie Hirono joined us this morning to talk about a number of issues including the threat from North Korea and health care. She also said President Trump should not have needed to be prompted or encouraged to call out the white supremacists and the KKK.

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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii hosts Monster Mash Bowl for Kids' Sake

    Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii hosts Monster Mash Bowl for Kids' Sake

    Monday, August 14 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-08-14 20:42:17 GMT

    Please join Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawai‘i at the Monster Mash Bowl for Kids’ Sake presented by Alternate Energy at Aiea Bowl on Saturday, September 9th and 16th. We guarantee you and your employees will have a wicked good time at this year’s Halloween-themed fundraising event! It only takes...

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    Please join Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawai‘i at the Monster Mash Bowl for Kids’ Sake presented by Alternate Energy at Aiea Bowl on Saturday, September 9th and 16th. We guarantee you and your employees will have a wicked good time at this year’s Halloween-themed fundraising event! It only takes...

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  • Apo voices support for TMT

    Apo voices support for TMT

    Monday, August 14 2017 4:23 PM EDT2017-08-14 20:23:17 GMT

    The Thirty Meter Telescope that is planned to be built on top of Mauna Kea on the Island of Hawaii has been at the heart of a heated debate within the native Hawaiian community. While there are many that have voiced their concerns and disapproval, there is also what seems to be a silent majority in favor of the new telescope...

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    The Thirty Meter Telescope that is planned to be built on top of Mauna Kea on the Island of Hawaii has been at the heart of a heated debate within the native Hawaiian community. While there are many that have voiced their concerns and disapproval, there is also what seems to be a silent majority in favor of the new telescope...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Banking on the go

    SmartMoney Monday: Banking on the go

    Monday, August 14 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-08-14 20:11:16 GMT

    These days, people are always on the go. From work to taking the kids everywhere to grocery shopping, life just doesn't stand still anymore.  We've all heard about mobile banking from your phone, but you don't have to be a tech geek to use mobile banking. In fact, mobile banking is really easy for anyone...

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    These days, people are always on the go. From work to taking the kids everywhere to grocery shopping, life just doesn't stand still anymore.  We've all heard about mobile banking from your phone, but you don't have to be a tech geek to use mobile banking. In fact, mobile banking is really easy for anyone...

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  • Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

    Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

    Monday, August 14 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-08-14 19:58:39 GMT

    Irie Love is out with a new single called "Made in the Islands" The song talks about her being a proud island girl.  It is also a collaboration with Hinano’s new clothing lines...

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    Irie Love is out with a new single called "Made in the Islands" The song talks about her being a proud island girl.  It is also a collaboration with Hinano’s new clothing lines...

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  • "We just laughed the whole time" - Robert Cazimero after previewing the Brothers Cazimero special

    "We just laughed the whole time" - Robert Cazimero after previewing the Brothers Cazimero special

    Friday, August 11 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-08-11 20:21:09 GMT

    They're beloved in the contemporary Hawaiian music world. Billy V described the Brothers Cazimero's songs as "the soundtrack of our lives." He sat down with Robert Cazimero on Sunrise on Hawaii News Now. Robert and his brother Roland have been playing together since the 1970's. Wikipedia says as a duo, they have won 25 Na Hoku Hanohano awards.  

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    They're beloved in the contemporary Hawaiian music world. Billy V described the Brothers Cazimero's songs as "the soundtrack of our lives." He sat down with Robert Cazimero on Sunrise on Hawaii News Now. Robert and his brother Roland have been playing together since the 1970's. Wikipedia says as a duo, they have won 25 Na Hoku Hanohano awards.  

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  • 3 generations of Keawe ohana to perform at Papakolea Pa'ina

    3 generations of Keawe ohana to perform at Papakolea Pa'ina

    Friday, August 11 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-08-11 20:11:04 GMT

    The Second Annual Papakolea Pa’ina, themed E Nana I Ke Kumu, is a community gathering honoring our kupuna and celebrating community resiliency on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm, at the Papakolea Community Park.  Tickets are priced at $35 per adult ticket...

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    The Second Annual Papakolea Pa’ina, themed E Nana I Ke Kumu, is a community gathering honoring our kupuna and celebrating community resiliency on Saturday, August 12, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm, at the Papakolea Community Park.  Tickets are priced at $35 per adult ticket...

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  • Hawaiian Mission Houses presents James Grant Benton’s 'Twelf Nite O Wateva!'

    Hawaiian Mission Houses presents James Grant Benton’s 'Twelf Nite O Wateva!'

    Friday, August 11 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-08-11 20:06:20 GMT

    Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives has cast its summer production and rehearsals are underway for Twelf Nite O Wateva! the popular pidgin version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy by James Grant Benton. The play runs for three weekends on August 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, and 26...

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    Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives has cast its summer production and rehearsals are underway for Twelf Nite O Wateva! the popular pidgin version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy by James Grant Benton. The play runs for three weekends on August 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, and 26...

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  • "Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs

    "Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs

    Friday, August 11 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-08-11 19:56:43 GMT

    GMO-produced foods have recently been part of a very contentious, polarized debate. The recently-released film “Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs and food. Traveling from Hawaiian papaya groves, to banana farms in Uganda to the cornfields of Iowa, the film, narrated...

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    GMO-produced foods have recently been part of a very contentious, polarized debate. The recently-released film “Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs and food. Traveling from Hawaiian papaya groves, to banana farms in Uganda to the cornfields of Iowa, the film, narrated...

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  • Hawaii International Music Festival announces 2nd annual season

    Hawaii International Music Festival announces 2nd annual season

    Thursday, August 10 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-08-10 20:57:58 GMT

    The Hawaii International Music Festival (HIMF) announces its second annual season, “Thrill of the Senses,” with daily performances between August 10 - 17, 2017. 

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    The Hawaii International Music Festival (HIMF) announces its second annual season, “Thrill of the Senses,” with daily performances between August 10 - 17, 2017. 

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  • Locations' Scott Higashi gives market update, looks at condos

    Locations' Scott Higashi gives market update, looks at condos

    Thursday, August 10 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-08-10 20:52:19 GMT

    There were record-breaking median prices for condos in July, at $425,000 in July, beating out the previous record of $419,500 from last April. Condo prices are expected to continue to rise through the end of the year.  Days On Market—another important indicator of demand—were again at near-record lows...

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    There were record-breaking median prices for condos in July, at $425,000 in July, beating out the previous record of $419,500 from last April. Condo prices are expected to continue to rise through the end of the year.  Days On Market—another important indicator of demand—were again at near-record lows...

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  • US Rep. Colleen Hanabusa addresses North Korea threat, health care bill

    US Rep. Colleen Hanabusa addresses North Korea threat, health care bill

    Thursday, August 10 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-08-10 20:50:19 GMT

    Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa is in town while Congress is on recess. 

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    Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa is in town while Congress is on recess. 

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  • 55th annual Hawaii State Farm Fair to kick off weekend

    55th annual Hawaii State Farm Fair to kick off weekend

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 7:30 PM EDT2017-07-11 23:30:50 GMT
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    The 55th annual Hawaii State Farm Fair will begin this weekend on Oahu.

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    The 55th annual Hawaii State Farm Fair will begin this weekend on Oahu.

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  • Billy V: Only at the Royal Events

    Billy V: Only at the Royal Events

    Friday, June 23 2017 3:17 PM EDT2017-06-23 19:17:07 GMT

    The Royal Hawaiian is a popular venue for weddings, parties and other types of events.   

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    The Royal Hawaiian is a popular venue for weddings, parties and other types of events.   

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  • Geek Beat: Tesla 3, Altino Robot Cars, The return of Pokemon GO

    Geek Beat: Tesla 3, Altino Robot Cars, The return of Pokemon GO

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-08-09 20:22:48 GMT
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    Since the announcement of the Tesla 3, pre-order sales of the electric car have been soaring.  Although many of the first orders have opted out of getting the new vehicle, Tesla has recouped those sales by adding an average of 1800 pre-sale orders per day. Not quite as big as the Tesla 3, but just as impressive...

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    Since the announcement of the Tesla 3, pre-order sales of the electric car have been soaring.  Although many of the first orders have opted out of getting the new vehicle, Tesla has recouped those sales by adding an average of 1800 pre-sale orders per day. Not quite as big as the Tesla 3, but just as impressive...

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  • Relations between N. Korea and the U.S. becoming increasingly tense

    Relations between N. Korea and the U.S. becoming increasingly tense

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-08-09 20:09:38 GMT

    Big developments between North Korea and the U.S. in the last 24 hours. First, U-S intelligence claimed that the regime had a miniaturized nuclear weapon, but had not tested its capabilities. Then, President Trump came out with some strong words Hours after President Trump's comments, North Korea...

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    Big developments between North Korea and the U.S. in the last 24 hours. First, U-S intelligence claimed that the regime had a miniaturized nuclear weapon, but had not tested its capabilities. Then, President Trump came out with some strong words Hours after President Trump's comments, North Korea...

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  • Comedian Steve Byrne performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Comedian Steve Byrne performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-08-09 20:00:17 GMT

    Steve Byrne has risen through the ranks of the comedy world to become one of the industry’s most innovative and sought-after performers. He has evolved throughout the years into an extremely versatile entertainer that delivers on a day-to-day basis. Hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, Steve Byrne was born...

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    Steve Byrne has risen through the ranks of the comedy world to become one of the industry’s most innovative and sought-after performers. He has evolved throughout the years into an extremely versatile entertainer that delivers on a day-to-day basis. Hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, Steve Byrne was born...

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  • Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Hawai‘i Airline & airport update

    Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Hawai‘i Airline & airport update

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-08-09 19:54:38 GMT

    PATA Hawaii is pleased to again present its annual update with the State Department of Transportation-Airports and two airline carriers that are important stakeholders in both our domestic and inter island markets.  The State of Hawaii - Department of Transportation, Airports Division will share the latest updates...

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    PATA Hawaii is pleased to again present its annual update with the State Department of Transportation-Airports and two airline carriers that are important stakeholders in both our domestic and inter island markets.  The State of Hawaii - Department of Transportation, Airports Division will share the latest updates...

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  • Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival helping to educate and raise awareness of the LGBT community

    Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival helping to educate and raise awareness of the LGBT community

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-08-09 19:46:35 GMT

    The Honolulu Gay & Lesbian Cultural Foundation (HGLCF) is honored to produce the 28th Annual “Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival presented by Bank of Hawaii”, at the Doris Duke Theatre, August 10 - 19, 2017. There will also be a celebrity-hosted pool party fundraiser for HGLCF on August 20 in Waikiki...

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    The Honolulu Gay & Lesbian Cultural Foundation (HGLCF) is honored to produce the 28th Annual “Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival presented by Bank of Hawaii”, at the Doris Duke Theatre, August 10 - 19, 2017. There will also be a celebrity-hosted pool party fundraiser for HGLCF on August 20 in Waikiki...

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  • Annual Korean Festival set for this weekend

    Annual Korean Festival set for this weekend

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-08-08 20:55:15 GMT

    Since Korean-born chef Hyun Kim opened her second restaurant in Chinatown in July 2016, people have started talking about her onolicious Korean Food. Her first restaurant opened in Kaimuki in 2013 and was featured in several Japanese travel magazines and guidebooks. 

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    Since Korean-born chef Hyun Kim opened her second restaurant in Chinatown in July 2016, people have started talking about her onolicious Korean Food. Her first restaurant opened in Kaimuki in 2013 and was featured in several Japanese travel magazines and guidebooks.

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  • Scam Jams teach consumers to fight fraud

    Scam Jams teach consumers to fight fraud

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-08-08 20:51:14 GMT

    When it comes to scams, knowledge is power. Con artists are finding new ways to take your money, so consumers need to keep up with the latest scams and learn how to protect yourself and your family. 

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    When it comes to scams, knowledge is power. Con artists are finding new ways to take your money, so consumers need to keep up with the latest scams and learn how to protect yourself and your family. 

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  • Community invited to join the fight for a world without breast cancer

    Community invited to join the fight for a world without breast cancer

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 4:48 PM EDT2017-08-08 20:48:33 GMT

    The American Cancer Society will host a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff rally from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the American Cancer Society located at 2370 Nuuanu Avenue, Honolulu, HI  96817 to share details about its upcoming community walk. 

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    The American Cancer Society will host a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff rally from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the American Cancer Society located at 2370 Nuuanu Avenue, Honolulu, HI  96817 to share details about its upcoming community walk. 

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  • 'The President Will See You Now' offers fresh insight into life of Ronald Reagan

    'The President Will See You Now' offers fresh insight into life of Ronald Reagan

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 3:30 PM EDT2017-08-08 19:30:06 GMT

    Memoirs of presidencies typically focus on what it’s like to work at the White House, but a new book called “The President Will See You Now” offers fresh insight into former President Ronald Reagan’s life after his presidency. 

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    Memoirs of presidencies typically focus on what it’s like to work at the White House, but a new book called “The President Will See You Now” offers fresh insight into former President Ronald Reagan’s life after his presidency. 

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  • Sunrise On The Road: Campbell High School

    Sunrise On The Road: Campbell High School

    Monday, August 7 2017 2:51 PM EDT2017-08-07 18:51:23 GMT
    Today and over the next few weeks, thousands of students will be returning to school.  At James Campbell High School, the state's largest high school, incoming Freshmen will have an opportunity to be introduced into their new schools without the overwhelming distractions that may come with attending a new school. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
    Today and over the next few weeks, thousands of students will be returning to school.  At James Campbell High School, the state's largest high school, incoming Freshmen will have an opportunity to be introduced into their new schools without the overwhelming distractions that may come with attending a new school. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
  • Silent Disco at the Battleship Missouri Memorial

    Silent Disco at the Battleship Missouri Memorial

    Monday, August 7 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-08-07 18:19:03 GMT
    Get ready to cap off your summer of fun during the first-ever Silent Disco at the Battleship Missouri Memorial on Friday, August 11 from 6-9 PM. Silent Disco aboard the Mighty Mo is a fresh, new approach to pau hana partying, where beats are transmitted live over channels mixed by different DJs, synched onto specialized wireless headsets. Attendees can dance together to the same music or change to a completely different playlist at the flip of a switch. Silent Disco is an 18+ party a...More >>
    Get ready to cap off your summer of fun during the first-ever Silent Disco at the Battleship Missouri Memorial on Friday, August 11 from 6-9 PM. Silent Disco aboard the Mighty Mo is a fresh, new approach to pau hana partying, where beats are transmitted live over channels mixed by different DJs, synched onto specialized wireless headsets. Attendees can dance together to the same music or change to a completely different playlist at the flip of a switch. Silent Disco is an 18+ party a...More >>
  • SmartMoney Monday: Getting financially organized

    SmartMoney Monday: Getting financially organized

    Monday, August 7 2017 2:09 PM EDT2017-08-07 18:09:37 GMT
    There's so much paperwork involved in getting financially organized. Where do you even get started? One way to reduce all that financial paperwork is to reduce the paper itself – by using digital files and statements. By switching from paper statements to digital ones, you can organize everything more easily and search for specific items faster and more easily. So, lose the paperwork by losing the paper. By having everything accessible digitally, it makes it easier and very sec...More >>
    There's so much paperwork involved in getting financially organized. Where do you even get started? One way to reduce all that financial paperwork is to reduce the paper itself – by using digital files and statements. By switching from paper statements to digital ones, you can organize everything more easily and search for specific items faster and more easily. So, lose the paperwork by losing the paper. By having everything accessible digitally, it makes it easier and very sec...More >>
  • New DOE Superintendent lays out priorities for new school year

    New DOE Superintendent lays out priorities for new school year

    Monday, August 7 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-08-07 17:59:35 GMT

    As thousands of students head back to school in the next few weeks, they will be faced with a number of problems that may hinder their education. Shortages with teachers and school bus drivers, cooling down sweltering classrooms, and raising test scores are just a few of the challenges that the new DOE Superintendent, Christina Kishimoto, faces in her new position. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.

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    As thousands of students head back to school in the next few weeks, they will be faced with a number of problems that may hinder their education. Shortages with teachers and school bus drivers, cooling down sweltering classrooms, and raising test scores are just a few of the challenges that the new DOE Superintendent, Christina Kishimoto, faces in her new position. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.

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  • Upcoming Jack Johnson shows to benefit Kokua Hawaii Foundation

    Upcoming Jack Johnson shows to benefit Kokua Hawaii Foundation

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:35:18 GMT

    Kokua Hawaii Foundation Co-Founder Jack Johnson will be playing two hometown shows, August 4th and August 5th at the Waikiki Shell in Honolulu. All proceeds from the shows will benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation to support environmental education in Hawaii schools and communities...

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    Kokua Hawaii Foundation Co-Founder Jack Johnson will be playing two hometown shows, August 4th and August 5th at the Waikiki Shell in Honolulu. All proceeds from the shows will benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation to support environmental education in Hawaii schools and communities...

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano award finalist Izik returns to the Doris Duke Theatre

    Na Hoku Hanohano award finalist Izik returns to the Doris Duke Theatre

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:30:58 GMT

    Na Hoku Hanohano Award Finalist, Izik, returns to the Doris Duke Stage for one night only to celebrate music and art. 

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    Na Hoku Hanohano Award Finalist, Izik, returns to the Doris Duke Stage for one night only to celebrate music and art.

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  • Red Cross Hawaii, Department of Parks and Recreation looking for lifeguards

    Red Cross Hawaii, Department of Parks and Recreation looking for lifeguards

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:28:43 GMT

    For the past 100 years, the Red Cross has been helping millions of kids, teens and adults learn how to swim and become lifeguards and instructor, so the water can be a safe place for everyone.  The American Red Cross created the first national water safety program in the US- and today it’s still the gold standard...

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    For the past 100 years, the Red Cross has been helping millions of kids, teens and adults learn how to swim and become lifeguards and instructor, so the water can be a safe place for everyone.  The American Red Cross created the first national water safety program in the US- and today it’s still the gold standard...

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  • DTRIC Insurance celebrates 25th anniversary

    DTRIC Insurance celebrates 25th anniversary

    Thursday, August 3 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-08-03 20:56:22 GMT

    This year, DTRIC Insurance Co. celebrates its 25th anniversary of doing business in Hawaii. 

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    This year, DTRIC Insurance Co. celebrates its 25th anniversary of doing business in Hawaii. 

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  • Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

    Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

    Thursday, August 3 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-08-03 20:55:31 GMT

    Sonny, Nolet, Alastar & Dennis are 4 Beatle-loving musicians who formed a Beatles tribute band in 2009 called “Day In The Life”, with each one taking on the respective roles of “John”, “Paul”, “George” and “Ringo."

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    Sonny, Nolet, Alastar & Dennis are 4 Beatle-loving musicians who formed a Beatles tribute band in 2009 called “Day In The Life”, with each one taking on the respective roles of “John”, “Paul”, “George” and “Ringo."

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Terri Madden

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-08-02 20:06:47 GMT

    It's never too late to pursue your dreams. Terri Madden's theater is unique.   It is community-centric -- creating opportunities for others across the islands to share stories that focus on Hawaii's diverse population. The grandmother of six hopes it enriches others  in both her family and community...

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    It's never too late to pursue your dreams. Terri Madden's theater is unique.   It is community-centric -- creating opportunities for others across the islands to share stories that focus on Hawaii's diverse population. The grandmother of six hopes it enriches others  in both her family and community...

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  • HONOLULU Family Fun Run and Best of Honolulu Festival

    HONOLULU Family Fun Run and Best of Honolulu Festival

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-08-02 19:58:22 GMT

    Start the day with the HONOLULU Family Fun Run, presented by Kaiser Permanente, this Saturday Aug. 5, 2017 at Honolulu Hale. This festive event runs from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and encourages families to get out and move while raising money for the schools of their choice. Keiki ages 3 to 10 years old can...

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    Start the day with the HONOLULU Family Fun Run, presented by Kaiser Permanente, this Saturday Aug. 5, 2017 at Honolulu Hale. This festive event runs from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and encourages families to get out and move while raising money for the schools of their choice. Keiki ages 3 to 10 years old can...

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  • Problems breastfeeding? How to get some advice in Hawaii

    Problems breastfeeding? How to get some advice in Hawaii

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-08-01 21:41:58 GMT

    It's world breastfeeding week, a time to raise awareness about the benefits of it for babies as well as the education and resources that are available to new moms. It's not an easy process for everyone. That's why Honolulu Breastfeeding and Wellness Center wants to get the word out, that there are people who can help you. Nicky Lawnsby, the founder and owner of the center joined mom and co-president of Babywearing International Of Oahu, Emily Layman Perkins on Sunrise.

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    It's world breastfeeding week, a time to raise awareness about the benefits of it for babies as well as the education and resources that are available to new moms. It's not an easy process for everyone. That's why Honolulu Breastfeeding and Wellness Center wants to get the word out, that there are people who can help you. Nicky Lawnsby, the founder and owner of the center joined mom and co-president of Babywearing International Of Oahu, Emily Layman Perkins on Sunrise.

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  • Grammy winner Kalani Pe‘a and friends to headline Pau Hana concert at Hawaii Okinawa Center

    Grammy winner Kalani Pe‘a and friends to headline Pau Hana concert at Hawaii Okinawa Center

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-08-01 19:59:23 GMT

    Grammy- and Na Hoku Hanohano-award-winning singer Kalani Pe‘a will headline the second Pau Hana Concert in “the heart of the island” — the Hawaii Okinawa Center — on Thursday, Aug. 3, beginning at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:30). Opening the show will be the fabulous Halau Kaulakahi, directed by...

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    Grammy- and Na Hoku Hanohano-award-winning singer Kalani Pe‘a will headline the second Pau Hana Concert in “the heart of the island” — the Hawaii Okinawa Center — on Thursday, Aug. 3, beginning at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:30). Opening the show will be the fabulous Halau Kaulakahi, directed by...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Protecting your money when you're on vacation

    SmartMoney Monday: Protecting your money when you're on vacation

    Monday, July 31 2017 4:12 PM EDT2017-07-31 20:12:52 GMT

    When people are on vacation, they get pretty relaxed and can let their guard down. So what are some ways people can protect their money while they're vacationing? The most important thing is to carefully select the payment method you'll use on vacation. One of the safest payment methods is a credit card...

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    When people are on vacation, they get pretty relaxed and can let their guard down. So what are some ways people can protect their money while they're vacationing? The most important thing is to carefully select the payment method you'll use on vacation. One of the safest payment methods is a credit card...

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  • Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award Winner

    Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award Winner

    Monday, July 31 2017 4:04 PM EDT2017-07-31 20:04:35 GMT

    The Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award is dedicated to honoring members of the community who have put themselves in harm’s way, made a substantial sacrifice for the good of others, or provided a meritorious contribution to our local community. Ryan Nuss was originally offered a part time position...

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    The Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award is dedicated to honoring members of the community who have put themselves in harm’s way, made a substantial sacrifice for the good of others, or provided a meritorious contribution to our local community. Ryan Nuss was originally offered a part time position...

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  • Ohana Farm parcels to release all 35 lots for purchase by summer

    Ohana Farm parcels to release all 35 lots for purchase by summer

    Monday, July 31 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-07-31 19:58:46 GMT

    Helemano Ranch & Farms, LLC announced today that due to strong public interest in the Ohana Farm Parcels agricultural community project, located in Wahiawa, it will release all 35 farm-ready parcels by late summer 2017, rather than releasing them in phases as initially planned. “As a result of the great amount...

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    Helemano Ranch & Farms, LLC announced today that due to strong public interest in the Ohana Farm Parcels agricultural community project, located in Wahiawa, it will release all 35 farm-ready parcels by late summer 2017, rather than releasing them in phases as initially planned. “As a result of the great amount...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:58:36 GMT

    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Big Island musician Lito Arkangel. His new CD is out and available and it's called "Ku?upau." You can catch him performing...

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    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Big Island musician Lito Arkangel. His new CD is out and available and it's called "Ku?upau." You can catch him performing...

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  • Herringbone restaurant to open in Waikiki

    Herringbone restaurant to open in Waikiki

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:54:06 GMT

    Herringbone Waikiki is now accepting reservations ahead of its opening on August 2 on the third level Grand Lanai at International Market Place.  

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    Herringbone Waikiki is now accepting reservations ahead of its opening on August 2 on the third level Grand Lanai at International Market Place.  

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  • Taliah Dancil competes in Food Network's 'Guy's Grocery Games'

    Taliah Dancil competes in Food Network's 'Guy's Grocery Games'

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:43:49 GMT

    Taliah Dancil recently moved to Hawaii from El-Paso, Texas. She won the Food Network's "Chopped Junior." Now she's competing in "Guy's Grocery Games." She stopped by to talk about her experience on the shows and how she got interested in cooking...

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    Taliah Dancil recently moved to Hawaii from El-Paso, Texas. She won the Food Network's "Chopped Junior." Now she's competing in "Guy's Grocery Games." She stopped by to talk about her experience on the shows and how she got interested in cooking...

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  • Comic Con Honolulu: The Emoji Movie

    Comic Con Honolulu: The Emoji Movie

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:20:16 GMT

    Emoji's are coming to life in the new film, 'The Emoji Movie', which opens in theaters today. Hi-5, Gene, Poop, and Jailbreak are some of the emojis in the movie...

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    Emoji's are coming to life in the new film, 'The Emoji Movie', which opens in theaters today. Hi-5, Gene, Poop, and Jailbreak are some of the emojis in the movie...

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  • State’s largest rodeo returns to New Town & Country Stables in Waimanalo with 4 exciting shows

    State’s largest rodeo returns to New Town & Country Stables in Waimanalo with 4 exciting shows

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:37:53 GMT

    Hawaii’ Queen of Country Music, Dita Holifield has stepped up to the plate again alongside Bud and Katy Gibson, owners of New Town & Country Stables to bring back Hawaii’s largest and most exciting Rodeo to Waimanalo for its 4th straight year. Veteran’s United Home Loans of Hawaii presents...

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    Hawaii’ Queen of Country Music, Dita Holifield has stepped up to the plate again alongside Bud and Katy Gibson, owners of New Town & Country Stables to bring back Hawaii’s largest and most exciting Rodeo to Waimanalo for its 4th straight year. Veteran’s United Home Loans of Hawaii presents...

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  • Grammy winner lends voice to mental health awareness

    Grammy winner lends voice to mental health awareness

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:31 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:31:02 GMT

    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the National Alliance on Mental Illness-Hawaii will present their 3rd annual concert celebrating National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. This year’s concert will feature Grammy Award winning performer and producer Billy Dorsey on Saturday...

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    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the National Alliance on Mental Illness-Hawaii will present their 3rd annual concert celebrating National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. This year’s concert will feature Grammy Award winning performer and producer Billy Dorsey on Saturday...

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  • Blue Zones founder Dan Buettner to visit Windward Oahu

    Blue Zones founder Dan Buettner to visit Windward Oahu

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:25:28 GMT
    For the second time since Koolaupoko was named a Blue Zones Project community demonstration site, Blue Zones founder and best-selling author Dan Buettner will visit Kaneohe to inspire residents with his message of how they can live longer, healthier, happier lives.  The event will be held on Friday, July 28, from 6-9 p.m. at Windward Mall Center Court and is free and open to the public. Blue Zones Project is one of the many ways HMSA is working to build a healthier Hawaii....More >>
    For the second time since Koolaupoko was named a Blue Zones Project community demonstration site, Blue Zones founder and best-selling author Dan Buettner will visit Kaneohe to inspire residents with his message of how they can live longer, healthier, happier lives.  The event will be held on Friday, July 28, from 6-9 p.m. at Windward Mall Center Court and is free and open to the public. Blue Zones Project is one of the many ways HMSA is working to build a healthier Hawaii....More >>
  • Geek Beat: All about Google

    Geek Beat: All about Google

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:49:25 GMT

    The numbers are in and tech giant Google has reported that its revenue is up despite being fined over $2 billion in an antitrust ruling.  Google has also reinvested in and is re-releasing its Google glass and is re-branding it as Google Glass: Enterprise in order to appeal to its business clientele. They will also soon...

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    The numbers are in and tech giant Google has reported that its revenue is up despite being fined over $2 billion in an antitrust ruling.  Google has also reinvested in and is re-releasing its Google glass and is re-branding it as Google Glass: Enterprise in order to appeal to its business clientele. They will also soon...

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  • Comedienne Rita Rudner performing at Blue Note

    Comedienne Rita Rudner performing at Blue Note

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:37:17 GMT

    A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas since she opened as one of the hottest tickets in town in June 2000, Rudner is known for her epigrammatic one-liners. 

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    A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas since she opened as one of the hottest tickets in town in June 2000, Rudner is known for her epigrammatic one-liners. 

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  • Orthopedic health and athletic performance

    Orthopedic health and athletic performance

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:35:41 GMT

    Injuries occur because our bodies cannot adequately absorb force. People can often avoid injury/surgery if they develop a good foundation to build upon. Injuries that need surgery can be postponed by development of this foundation. Long muscles absorb force better than short ones. Training our nerves...

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    Injuries occur because our bodies cannot adequately absorb force. People can often avoid injury/surgery if they develop a good foundation to build upon. Injuries that need surgery can be postponed by development of this foundation. Long muscles absorb force better than short ones. Training our nerves...

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  • Wet 'n' Wild water park turns 18

    Wet 'n' Wild water park turns 18

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:45 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:45:39 GMT

    Hawaii’s Wet ‘n’ Wild water park is turning 18 this year. Over nearly two decades, the park has changed to meet growing crowds.

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    Hawaii’s Wet ‘n’ Wild water park is turning 18 this year. Over nearly two decades, the park has changed to meet growing crowds.

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  • Hawaii's Kea Peahu wows judges on 'World of Dance'

    Hawaii's Kea Peahu wows judges on 'World of Dance'

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:22:30 GMT

    Hawaii's Kea Peahu wowed judges and the nation for her fierce performance on the new hit show "World of Dance."

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    Hawaii's Kea Peahu wowed judges and the nation for her fierce performance on the new hit show "World of Dance."

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  • Emergency preparedness fair set for Pearlridge Center this weekend

    Emergency preparedness fair set for Pearlridge Center this weekend

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:17:42 GMT

    The state's largest emergency preparedness fair is happening at Pearlridge Center this Saturday. 

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    The state's largest emergency preparedness fair is happening at Pearlridge Center this Saturday. 

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  • AARP: Support for family caregivers

    AARP: Support for family caregivers

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:01:19 GMT
    As Hawaii's population gets older, it's becoming a challenge but also an opportunity. As a result, more people are doing longterm family care and are taking care of their loved ones in their home. Howard Dicus spoke with Barbara Kim Stanton, the Hawaii state director for AARP.   Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved..   More >>
    As Hawaii's population gets older, it's becoming a challenge but also an opportunity. As a result, more people are doing longterm family care and are taking care of their loved ones in their home. Howard Dicus spoke with Barbara Kim Stanton, the Hawaii state director for AARP.   Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved..   More >>
  • Big Island Substance Abuse Council hosts 5th annual Summer Jam event

    Big Island Substance Abuse Council hosts 5th annual Summer Jam event

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:43:34 GMT

    The Big Island Substance Abuse Council (BISAC) will be celebrating their 5th annual Summer Jam event.  This event is scheduled for July 29, 2017 at Hilo’s Edith Kanaka`ole Multi-purpose Stadium.  The event begins at 8:00 a.m. and finishes at 3:00 p.m.  This year’s event will include a craft fair, health fair...

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    The Big Island Substance Abuse Council (BISAC) will be celebrating their 5th annual Summer Jam event.  This event is scheduled for July 29, 2017 at Hilo’s Edith Kanaka`ole Multi-purpose Stadium.  The event begins at 8:00 a.m. and finishes at 3:00 p.m.  This year’s event will include a craft fair, health fair...

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  • AARP: The challenges of family caregiving

    AARP: The challenges of family caregiving

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:42:27 GMT

    In Hawaii, more than 154,000 residents provide unpaid care for a parent, spouse or other loved one.  While family caregiving is a labor of love, it can also be emotionally, physically and financially challenging. AARP is working to support family caregivers across Hawaii by providing resources, education...

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    In Hawaii, more than 154,000 residents provide unpaid care for a parent, spouse or other loved one.  While family caregiving is a labor of love, it can also be emotionally, physically and financially challenging. AARP is working to support family caregivers across Hawaii by providing resources, education...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Managing your money when you're on vacation

    SmartMoney Monday: Managing your money when you're on vacation

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:41:42 GMT

    Summertime is travel-time. And, wherever you go, you're going to want to have access to your bank account in case you need to transfer funds or monitor your credit card statements. Just because you're traveling and having the time of your life,  that doesn't mean you don't need a lifeline to your money. It's very important that you set yourself up to be able to do your banking on the go. That means making sure you have all the online tools in place before you leave. Ma...

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    Summertime is travel-time. And, wherever you go, you're going to want to have access to your bank account in case you need to transfer funds or monitor your credit card statements. Just because you're traveling and having the time of your life,  that doesn't mean you don't need a lifeline to your money. It's very important that you set yourself up to be able to do your banking on the go. That means making sure you have all the online tools in place before you leave. Ma...

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  • Morton's gives professional grilling tips

    Morton's gives professional grilling tips

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:40:33 GMT

    Summertime is grilling time. Before you bust out the BBQ, Morton's the Steakhouse has some tips to make your meal exceptional. Executive chef Erwin Manzano appeared on Sunrise to talk about the do's and don'ts of grilling. First, make sure you have a high quality cut of beef. Next, make sure the grill is as hot as you can get it. Morton's uses a grill that can range from 800 - 1500 degrees and that's what seals in the juice and creates the crust on the outside.

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    Summertime is grilling time. Before you bust out the BBQ, Morton's the Steakhouse has some tips to make your meal exceptional. Executive chef Erwin Manzano appeared on Sunrise to talk about the do's and don'ts of grilling. First, make sure you have a high quality cut of beef. Next, make sure the grill is as hot as you can get it. Morton's uses a grill that can range from 800 - 1500 degrees and that's what seals in the juice and creates the crust on the outside.

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  • Hawaii UFC team dominates nationals in Las Vegas

    Hawaii UFC team dominates nationals in Las Vegas

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:39:27 GMT

    The UFC GYM BJ Penn team took a traveling squad of 12 Jiu Jitsu youth and 2 adult fighters to Las Vegas for a prestigious National Competition (IBJJF American Nations). The team fought hard and earned 3 GOLD (National Champions), 3 SILVER, & 6 BRONZE. We also took Silver for Adult Black Belt...

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    The UFC GYM BJ Penn team took a traveling squad of 12 Jiu Jitsu youth and 2 adult fighters to Las Vegas for a prestigious National Competition (IBJJF American Nations). The team fought hard and earned 3 GOLD (National Champions), 3 SILVER, & 6 BRONZE. We also took Silver for Adult Black Belt...

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  • HI-EMA announce plans for a public information and education campaign related to the ballistic missile threat from North Korea

    HI-EMA announce plans for a public information and education campaign related to the ballistic missile threat from North Korea

    Saturday, July 22 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-07-22 20:03:51 GMT

    Officials with the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency will announce plans for a public information and education campaign related to the ballistic missile threat from North Korea.   Although the threat of a ballistic missile threat from North Korea is currently assessed to be low, the HI-EMA has been working...

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    Officials with the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency will announce plans for a public information and education campaign related to the ballistic missile threat from North Korea.   Although the threat of a ballistic missile threat from North Korea is currently assessed to be low, the HI-EMA has been working...

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  • Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

    Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

    Friday, July 21 2017 4:27 PM EDT2017-07-21 20:27:44 GMT

    Hawaii Business Magazine will host magazine’s 4th Annual Leadership Conference on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Coral Ballrooms at The Hilton Hawaiian Village. The Conference will include two general sessions - the Opening Keynote, entitled “Cultivating Culture Within...

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    Hawaii Business Magazine will host magazine’s 4th Annual Leadership Conference on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Coral Ballrooms at The Hilton Hawaiian Village. The Conference will include two general sessions - the Opening Keynote, entitled “Cultivating Culture Within...

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  • Saving east Oahu's Kanewai Spring

    Saving east Oahu's Kanewai Spring

    Friday, July 21 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-07-21 19:33:26 GMT

    It's one of the last freshwater springs in East Honolulu and it has been saved through a concerted community effort. Laura Kaakua, the Native Lands Project Manager from The Trust for Public Land and Angela Correa-Pei, the Vice President of Maunalua Fishpond Heritage Center, appeared on Sunrise to talk about it. They said that the spring was overgrown and neglected when they first started their campaign to buy and save it. 

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    It's one of the last freshwater springs in East Honolulu and it has been saved through a concerted community effort. Laura Kaakua, the Native Lands Project Manager from The Trust for Public Land and Angela Correa-Pei, the Vice President of Maunalua Fishpond Heritage Center, appeared on Sunrise to talk about it. They said that the spring was overgrown and neglected when they first started their campaign to buy and save it. 

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  • Dream Interpretation: Health, trust and frustration

    Dream Interpretation: Health, trust and frustration

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:48:51 GMT

    While some dreams can tell you about events and people around you, there are other dreams that can focus more on issues having to deal with your own self. 

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    While some dreams can tell you about events and people around you, there are other dreams that can focus more on issues having to deal with your own self. 

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  • Malama Maunalua and Pono Pacific host monthly community huki this summer

    Malama Maunalua and Pono Pacific host monthly community huki this summer

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:36:00 GMT

    Malama Maunalua and Pono Pacific invite the public to get outdoors and give back to the environment this summer through monthly Community Huki service days at Maunalua Bay in Hawaii Kai. 

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    Malama Maunalua and Pono Pacific invite the public to get outdoors and give back to the environment this summer through monthly Community Huki service days at Maunalua Bay in Hawaii Kai.

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  • Radar studies on Kauai highlight perilous state of endangered seabirds

    Radar studies on Kauai highlight perilous state of endangered seabirds

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:33:26 GMT

    An analysis of long-term radar studies on Kaua‘i has revealed massive declines in populations of the island’s two endangered seabirds, the Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project (KESRP) announced today.  

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    An analysis of long-term radar studies on Kaua‘i has revealed massive declines in populations of the island’s two endangered seabirds, the Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project (KESRP) announced today.

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Gordon and Sandy Young

    Kupuna Achievers: Gordon and Sandy Young

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:32:42 GMT

    This husband and wife pair weren't always performers, but in harmony, they work together to make a difference. 

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    This husband and wife pair weren't always performers, but in harmony, they work together to make a difference. 

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  • Freshen up your wardrobe with big savings at the 6th Annual Goodwill Goes Glam!

    Freshen up your wardrobe with big savings at the 6th Annual Goodwill Goes Glam!

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:28:18 GMT

    Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Goodwill Goes GLAM! Fashion Show presented by Bank of Hawaii Foundation on July 20, opening night of Goodwill Hawaii’s four-day annual fundraiser and extravaganza at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. 

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    Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Goodwill Goes GLAM! Fashion Show presented by Bank of Hawaii Foundation on July 20, opening night of Goodwill Hawaii’s four-day annual fundraiser and extravaganza at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. 

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  • Finance Factors annual charity breakfast this Friday

    Finance Factors annual charity breakfast this Friday

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-07-18 21:39:07 GMT
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    Finance Factors will sell over a thousand plate breakfasts for $6 to benefit the efforts of the American Red Cross on Friday, July 21 at 1164 Bishop St. 

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    Finance Factors will sell over a thousand plate breakfasts for $6 to benefit the efforts of the American Red Cross on Friday, July 21 at 1164 Bishop St. 

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  • Pets' upset stomach - when to go to the vet

    Pets' upset stomach - when to go to the vet

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-07-18 19:53:01 GMT

    It's one of the most common problems among pets, their tummies are upset. That can mean they're vomiting or they have diarrhea. Veterinarian Richard Fujie, from the King Street Pet Hospital, appeared on Sunrise to talk about the problem. He said that he sees these cases on a daily basis at his practice. You can give your pets relief with over-the-counter medications that humans use. 

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    It's one of the most common problems among pets, their tummies are upset. That can mean they're vomiting or they have diarrhea. Veterinarian Richard Fujie, from the King Street Pet Hospital, appeared on Sunrise to talk about the problem. He said that he sees these cases on a daily basis at his practice. You can give your pets relief with over-the-counter medications that humans use. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: How to keep luxury vacations within your budget

    SmartMoney Monday: How to keep luxury vacations within your budget

    Monday, July 17 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-07-17 21:09:37 GMT
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    Summer usually brings vacation and traveling to many families. Those who want to splurge may end up breaking the bank on a "luxury" trip. Adam Morris of the Bank of Hawaii provides tips on how to pamper yourself on a budget when it comes to traveling. Some tips include going to cities during off seasons and staying at hotels away from the usual hotspots. To begin, start with defining luxury and what it means for you as a traveler. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All ri...

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    Summer usually brings vacation and traveling to many families. Those who want to splurge may end up breaking the bank on a "luxury" trip. Adam Morris of the Bank of Hawaii provides tips on how to pamper yourself on a budget when it comes to traveling. Some tips include going to cities during off seasons and staying at hotels away from the usual hotspots. To begin, start with defining luxury and what it means for you as a traveler. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All ri...

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  • Hokulea and Nainoa Thompson Headline Hawaii Conservation Conference

    Hokulea and Nainoa Thompson Headline Hawaii Conservation Conference

    Monday, July 17 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-07-17 20:24:10 GMT

    “He waa he moku, he moku he waa”, an olelo noeau, translates simply as “the canoe is an island, and the island is a canoe." This year's 24th Annual Hawaii Conservation Conference theme, brings focus to the need to treat the biocultural resources of Hawai?i and earth...

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    “He waa he moku, he moku he waa”, an olelo noeau, translates simply as “the canoe is an island, and the island is a canoe." This year's 24th Annual Hawaii Conservation Conference theme, brings focus to the need to treat the biocultural resources of Hawai?i and earth...

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  • Star-Advertiser's Dave Reardon Discusses Changes in High School Football Playoff

    Star-Advertiser's Dave Reardon Discusses Changes in High School Football Playoff

    Monday, July 17 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-07-17 20:09:53 GMT

    The state football tournament will feature only 4 teams in the top tier. Three are from the OIA, one from the ILH. There are a few people who think this is better. Others argue that this makes the tournament far less interesting with less teams involved...

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    The state football tournament will feature only 4 teams in the top tier. Three are from the OIA, one from the ILH. There are a few people who think this is better. Others argue that this makes the tournament far less interesting with less teams involved...

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  • Leahi Swim School offers classes for all age levels

    Leahi Swim School offers classes for all age levels

    Friday, July 14 2017 6:55 PM EDT2017-07-14 22:55:33 GMT

    It's hot out there! And there's no better way to cool down than to jump in the water. 

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    It's hot out there! And there's no better way to cool down than to jump in the water. 

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  • Check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair this weekend

    Check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair this weekend

    Friday, July 14 2017 6:40 PM EDT2017-07-14 22:40:27 GMT

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair at Kualoa Ranch.

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    Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair at Kualoa Ranch.

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  • Celebrate 'Mangoes at the Moana' on Saturday

    Celebrate 'Mangoes at the Moana' on Saturday

    Friday, July 14 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-07-14 20:54:34 GMT
    It's summertime -- and that means mango season! Celebrate the sweet fruit this Saturday at the annual "Mangoes at the Moana" event.  Dan Cooke has all the details you need if you're planning to attend. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    It's summertime -- and that means mango season! Celebrate the sweet fruit this Saturday at the annual "Mangoes at the Moana" event.  Dan Cooke has all the details you need if you're planning to attend. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Duran Duran to play in Hawaii for first time

    Duran Duran to play in Hawaii for first time

    Friday, July 14 2017 4:48 PM EDT2017-07-14 20:48:58 GMT

    Duran Duran is set to play in the islands on Sunday.

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    Duran Duran is set to play in the islands on Sunday.

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  • FBI to hire hundreds of new special agents

    FBI to hire hundreds of new special agents

    Friday, July 14 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-07-14 20:16:53 GMT
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    The FBI intends to hire 750 new special agents this year. A recruitment event will happen on August 3rd. Special Agent in Charge Paul Delacourt was on Sunrise with information on how to apply.  For more information, click here.  Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    The FBI intends to hire 750 new special agents this year. A recruitment event will happen on August 3rd. Special Agent in Charge Paul Delacourt was on Sunrise with information on how to apply.  For more information, click here.  Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Concussion Summit 2017

    Concussion Summit 2017

    Thursday, July 13 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-07-13 22:47:08 GMT

    Hawaii Concussion Awareness and Management Program (HCAMP) reports an average of 1,000 concussions annually to Hawaii's high school athletes over the last 6 years and an average high school athlete...

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    Hawaii Concussion Awareness and Management Program (HCAMP) reports an average of 1,000 concussions annually to Hawaii's high school athletes over the last 6 years and an average high school athlete...

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  • Kamehameha grad, triathlete dreams of representing US in Olympics

    Kamehameha grad, triathlete dreams of representing US in Olympics

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-07-12 21:14:08 GMT

    Kamehameha graduate Davis Kaahanui was just starting his career as a pro triathlete when he suffered his first major injury. 

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    Kamehameha graduate Davis Kaahanui was just starting his career as a pro triathlete when he suffered his first major injury. 

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  • Locations' Higashi gives mid-year update on Oahu's housing market

    Locations' Higashi gives mid-year update on Oahu's housing market

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:53:46 GMT

    House prices are still on the rise. Scott Higashi, of Locations, had a mid-year report, which shows increases in home prices and sales across Oahu. 

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    House prices are still on the rise. Scott Higashi, of Locations, had a mid-year report, which shows increases in home prices and sales across Oahu. 

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  • Geek Beat: Electric cars

    Geek Beat: Electric cars

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:07:39 GMT

    In this Geek Beat, technology gurus Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum talked about the latest in electric cars. 

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    In this Geek Beat, technology gurus Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum talked about the latest in electric cars. 

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  • 47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

    47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:00:14 GMT

    The music was flowing in Studio B during Sunrise. Ukulele master teacher and the founder of the Ukulele Festival, Roy Sakuma was in front of some students helping them to get ready for their live performance. During the sound check, you could see Sakuma waving his hands and keeping the players on beat enthusiastically. He was there to talk about the upcoming event, now in its 47th year. 

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    The music was flowing in Studio B during Sunrise. Ukulele master teacher and the founder of the Ukulele Festival, Roy Sakuma was in front of some students helping them to get ready for their live performance. During the sound check, you could see Sakuma waving his hands and keeping the players on beat enthusiastically. He was there to talk about the upcoming event, now in its 47th year. 

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  • Cool off and catch a flick at Wet n' Wild Kapolei

    Cool off and catch a flick at Wet n' Wild Kapolei

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-07-11 21:26:14 GMT

    It's hot outside so lots of folks are headed to Wet n' Wild in Kapolei to cool off.  Now the water park has a new attraction: Movie night! Billy V gets all the details in this Sunrise segment. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    It's hot outside so lots of folks are headed to Wet n' Wild in Kapolei to cool off.  Now the water park has a new attraction: Movie night! Billy V gets all the details in this Sunrise segment. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Prince Lot Hula Festival Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    Prince Lot Hula Festival Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-07-11 19:39:46 GMT

    The Prince Lot Hula Festival is celebrating its 40th anniversary at a new venue, Iolani Palace. It was once the official residence of Prince Lot. The festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 15 and 16....

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    The Prince Lot Hula Festival is celebrating its 40th anniversary at a new venue, Iolani Palace. It was once the official residence of Prince Lot. The festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 15 and 16....

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  • SmartMoney Monday: How to create a vacation budget

    SmartMoney Monday: How to create a vacation budget

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 10:42 AM EDT2017-07-11 14:42:30 GMT
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    Summer is here which means many across the nation will take their long-awaited vacation. 

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    Summer is here which means many across the nation will take their long-awaited vacation. 

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  • Honolulu Zoo kicks off concert series with Melveen Leed

    Honolulu Zoo kicks off concert series with Melveen Leed

    Monday, July 10 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-07-10 21:29:52 GMT

    The Honolulu Zoo is launching its annual Wildest Show in Town Summer Concert Series. From now until August 16, 2017, the Zoo will feature live performances every Wednesday at 6p.m. to 7p.m...

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    The Honolulu Zoo is launching its annual Wildest Show in Town Summer Concert Series. From now until August 16, 2017, the Zoo will feature live performances every Wednesday at 6p.m. to 7p.m...

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  • BLT Market celebrates 1-year anniversary with summer cooking tips

    BLT Market celebrates 1-year anniversary with summer cooking tips

    Monday, July 10 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-07-10 21:28:09 GMT

    BLT Market is celebrating its one year anniversary. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner inside the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Waikiki. 

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    BLT Market is celebrating its one year anniversary. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner inside the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Waikiki. 

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  • Summer Concert Series: Ron Artis with cellist Josh Nakazawa

    Summer Concert Series: Ron Artis with cellist Josh Nakazawa

    Friday, July 7 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-07-07 21:11:28 GMT

    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continues with local musician Ron Artis. He's with cellist Josh Nakazawa.

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    Our Sunrise Summer Concert Series continues with local musician Ron Artis. He's with cellist Josh Nakazawa.

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  • Sesame Street Live! comes to Hawaii

    Sesame Street Live! comes to Hawaii

    Friday, July 7 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-07-07 21:05:18 GMT

    Elmo, Cookie Monster and Jenny their music teacher (played by Kelsey Krull) from Sesame Street Live! stopped by Sunrise. They're here to talk about their upcoming performances on Oahu and Maui. It's called Sesame Street Live! "Elmo Makes Music". 

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    Elmo, Cookie Monster and Jenny their music teacher (played by Kelsey Krull) from Sesame Street Live! stopped by Sunrise. They're here to talk about their upcoming performances on Oahu and Maui. It's called Sesame Street Live! "Elmo Makes Music". 

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  • Interview: Zika not in the headlines, but remains a threat

    Interview: Zika not in the headlines, but remains a threat

    Friday, July 7 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-07-07 20:58:11 GMT

    While news of the Zika virus may have left the daily headlines, the virus has not left the United States. 

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    While news of the Zika virus may have left the daily headlines, the virus has not left the United States. 

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  • Students, parents invited to Back to School Bash in Nanakuli

    Students, parents invited to Back to School Bash in Nanakuli

    Friday, July 7 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-07-07 20:49:58 GMT

    The first day of school is just one month away. And to help prep, keiki and their ohana are invited to a Back to School Bash in Nanakuli.

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    The first day of school is just one month away. And to help prep, keiki and their ohana are invited to a Back to School Bash in Nanakuli.

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  • Scratch Kitchen opens sister restaurant in Kakaako

    Scratch Kitchen opens sister restaurant in Kakaako

    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:39:28 GMT

    Scratch Kitchen and Meatery is the sister restaurant of Scratch Kitchen and Bake Shop in Chinatown, but with a meat-centric menu. 

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    Scratch Kitchen and Meatery is the sister restaurant of Scratch Kitchen and Bake Shop in Chinatown, but with a meat-centric menu. 

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  • Firm compares Honolulu's construction costs with other cities

    Firm compares Honolulu's construction costs with other cities

    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:38:13 GMT

    The consulting firm of Rider Levett Bucknall does detailed tracking of construction costs in 20 cities across the U.S., one of which is Honolulu. They have been local in Hawaii since 1992 and are celebrating their 25th Anniversary.  They have been tracking the trend in construction costs for the past few...

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    The consulting firm of Rider Levett Bucknall does detailed tracking of construction costs in 20 cities across the U.S., one of which is Honolulu. They have been local in Hawaii since 1992 and are celebrating their 25th Anniversary.  They have been tracking the trend in construction costs for the past few...

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  • Hawaiian Lifeguard Association to host appreciation reception for lifeguards

    Hawaiian Lifeguard Association to host appreciation reception for lifeguards

    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:36:24 GMT

    The Hawaiian Lifeguard Association is hosting an appreciation reception for Ocean Safety lifeguards for 100 years of saving lives. HLA is seeking the  community's help to keep the event free for all lifeguards and their guests.  They are looking for monetary donations as well as product donations for a raffle...

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    The Hawaiian Lifeguard Association is hosting an appreciation reception for Ocean Safety lifeguards for 100 years of saving lives. HLA is seeking the  community's help to keep the event free for all lifeguards and their guests.  They are looking for monetary donations as well as product donations for a raffle...

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  • The Care Act

    The Care Act

    Thursday, July 6 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-07-06 20:16:42 GMT

    More than 154,000 Hawaii residents care for a relative or a spouse or another loved one helping them to live independently at home. There's a new law called The Care Act that will help caregivers across the state. There are three points in the bill. First of all if a patient has a caregiver, the hospital needs...

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    More than 154,000 Hawaii residents care for a relative or a spouse or another loved one helping them to live independently at home. There's a new law called The Care Act that will help caregivers across the state. There are three points in the bill. First of all if a patient has a caregiver, the hospital needs...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Nancy Ayotte

    Kupuna Achievers: Nancy Ayotte

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-07-05 21:10:04 GMT

    Nancy Ayotte takes her time making sure these neglected horses get extra TLC. 

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    Nancy Ayotte takes her time making sure these neglected horses get extra TLC. 

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  • Japan-America Society of Hawaii Asian-Pacific Children's Convention Junior Ambassadors Program

    Japan-America Society of Hawaii Asian-Pacific Children's Convention Junior Ambassadors Program

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-07-05 20:11:50 GMT

    Japan-America Society of Hawaii (JASH) provides several educational programs for Hawaii students to teach them about Japan while also helping them understand the concept of different perspectives. One of these programs is the Asian-Pacific Children's Convention Junior Ambassadors program...

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    Japan-America Society of Hawaii (JASH) provides several educational programs for Hawaii students to teach them about Japan while also helping them understand the concept of different perspectives. One of these programs is the Asian-Pacific Children's Convention Junior Ambassadors program...

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  • Sustainable Coastlines helping to keep Hawaii's beaches clean for the holiday

    Sustainable Coastlines helping to keep Hawaii's beaches clean for the holiday

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:56:19 GMT

    Recently, Waikiki beaches have been left with mass piles of debris following impromptu 'flotaillas' that pop up during holidays.  The floating parties normally consist of hundreds of people gathering near shorelines and sandbars. While many attendees have a good time at these flotillas, massive amounts...

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    Recently, Waikiki beaches have been left with mass piles of debris following impromptu 'flotaillas' that pop up during holidays.  The floating parties normally consist of hundreds of people gathering near shorelines and sandbars. While many attendees have a good time at these flotillas, massive amounts...

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  • Renowned artist brings dazzling Hawaii wildlife art event to Moana Surfrider

    Renowned artist brings dazzling Hawaii wildlife art event to Moana Surfrider

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:19:24 GMT

    Renowned nature artist Patrick Ching, who is known for his stunning seascape and wildlife pieces, brings his 5th Annual Kai Art Event to the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa in July. The event, sponsored jointly by the hotel and Martin & MacArthur, will feature Ching painting in the hotel lobby...

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    Renowned nature artist Patrick Ching, who is known for his stunning seascape and wildlife pieces, brings his 5th Annual Kai Art Event to the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa in July. The event, sponsored jointly by the hotel and Martin & MacArthur, will feature Ching painting in the hotel lobby...

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  • Liam Moleta to perform at Blue Note Hawaii with Kuana Torres Kahele

    Liam Moleta to perform at Blue Note Hawaii with Kuana Torres Kahele

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:13:03 GMT

    Liam Moleta is a recent Leeward Community College graduate who has gained huge attention for his Hawaiian Music covers on social media.  Kuana Torres Kahele recently spotted Liam performing songs from Na Palapalai and asked the singer to join him at the Blue Note Hawaii as a special guest at his show...

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    Liam Moleta is a recent Leeward Community College graduate who has gained huge attention for his Hawaiian Music covers on social media.  Kuana Torres Kahele recently spotted Liam performing songs from Na Palapalai and asked the singer to join him at the Blue Note Hawaii as a special guest at his show...

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  • Matt Levi Investigates: Family First

    Matt Levi Investigates: Family First

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-07-04 20:00:25 GMT

    There are 154,000 family caregivers in Hawaii and that number is expected to rise, as our elderly population grows.  Hawaii is the state where people live the longest, but elder care is incredibly expensive, $141,000 a year on average in a private facility, so more and more families are having to take on the task...

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    There are 154,000 family caregivers in Hawaii and that number is expected to rise, as our elderly population grows.  Hawaii is the state where people live the longest, but elder care is incredibly expensive, $141,000 a year on average in a private facility, so more and more families are having to take on the task...

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  • Registration is now open for Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon 2017

    Registration is now open for Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon 2017

    Monday, July 3 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-07-03 20:05:15 GMT

    The 2017 Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon will be held on July 23, 2017.  The triathlon is being renamed in honor of Cliff Rigsbee, a 2x Tinman winner, decades-long volunteer, race coach and a member of the Honolulu Fire Department who died as a result of injuries sustained in a water rescue training accident...

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    The 2017 Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon will be held on July 23, 2017.  The triathlon is being renamed in honor of Cliff Rigsbee, a 2x Tinman winner, decades-long volunteer, race coach and a member of the Honolulu Fire Department who died as a result of injuries sustained in a water rescue training accident...

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  • Overnight stays allowed at Ala Moana Regional Park for July 4th

    Overnight stays allowed at Ala Moana Regional Park for July 4th

    Monday, July 3 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-07-03 19:53:53 GMT

    The City and County of Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation will allow the public limited overnight access to Ala Moana Regional Park in anticipation of the Independence Day holiday on July 4, 2017. The park is normally closed from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. daily, but one open-sided canopy and...

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    The City and County of Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation will allow the public limited overnight access to Ala Moana Regional Park in anticipation of the Independence Day holiday on July 4, 2017. The park is normally closed from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. daily, but one open-sided canopy and...

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  • HMSA and Sharecare launch new app to help keep Hawaii healthy

    HMSA and Sharecare launch new app to help keep Hawaii healthy

    Friday, June 30 2017 4:08 PM EDT2017-06-30 20:08:08 GMT

    It is the new way to check your health and well being. Sharecare has just launched an app along with HMSA.  Oprah Winfrey was recently on Maui to help with the launch of the app. The goal of Sharecare is to put all your health in one place and inspire people to take care of their health. When you register...

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    It is the new way to check your health and well being. Sharecare has just launched an app along with HMSA.  Oprah Winfrey was recently on Maui to help with the launch of the app. The goal of Sharecare is to put all your health in one place and inspire people to take care of their health. When you register...

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  • Celebrate National Mai Tai Day

    Celebrate National Mai Tai Day

    Friday, June 30 2017 3:44 PM EDT2017-06-30 19:44:36 GMT

    Hyatt Resorts Hawaii are celebrating National Mai Tai Day! On Oahu, Hyatt Regency Waikiki will feature the SWIM Mai Tai specials all day and a deconstructed demonstration at 5 p.m. Grand Hyatt Kauai and Hyatt Regency Maui will be featuring their uniquely crafted Mai Tais while Andaz Maui at Wailea...

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    Hyatt Resorts Hawaii are celebrating National Mai Tai Day! On Oahu, Hyatt Regency Waikiki will feature the SWIM Mai Tai specials all day and a deconstructed demonstration at 5 p.m. Grand Hyatt Kauai and Hyatt Regency Maui will be featuring their uniquely crafted Mai Tais while Andaz Maui at Wailea...

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  • Women’s leadership and advancement

    Women’s leadership and advancement

    Thursday, June 29 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-06-29 20:25:58 GMT
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    The #galswithLEI Forum celebrates the Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Inspiration of female business and social entrepreneurs in generating jobs and strengthening communities. #galswithLEI is not your typical event. Rather, information sharing is purposeful, collaborative, and dynamic...

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    The #galswithLEI Forum celebrates the Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Inspiration of female business and social entrepreneurs in generating jobs and strengthening communities. #galswithLEI is not your typical event. Rather, information sharing is purposeful, collaborative, and dynamic...

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  • Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

    Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

    Thursday, June 29 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-06-29 20:19:33 GMT

    Hawaii Business Magazine will be holding the 4th Annual Leadership Conference on  July 27, 2017 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.  It is is the largest professional development Conference in Hawaii. The conference is open to young professionals, business owners, entrepreneurs, and anyone looking...

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    Hawaii Business Magazine will be holding the 4th Annual Leadership Conference on  July 27, 2017 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.  It is is the largest professional development Conference in Hawaii. The conference is open to young professionals, business owners, entrepreneurs, and anyone looking...

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  • Four Seasons Resort Oahu presents Moonlight Market Art & Shopping

    Four Seasons Resort Oahu presents Moonlight Market Art & Shopping

    Thursday, June 29 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-06-29 20:11:13 GMT

    Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina presents Moonlight Market and Art Walk, an extraordinary arts and cultural series for guests and the community to enjoy this summer.  More than a shopping excursion, Moonlight Market and Art Walk are immersive cultural experiences showcasing the wide...

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    Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina presents Moonlight Market and Art Walk, an extraordinary arts and cultural series for guests and the community to enjoy this summer.  More than a shopping excursion, Moonlight Market and Art Walk are immersive cultural experiences showcasing the wide...

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  • Coconut rhinoceros beetle found in Pearl City peninsula

    Coconut rhinoceros beetle found in Pearl City peninsula

    Thursday, June 29 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-06-29 20:02:14 GMT

    Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle (CRB) survey crews from the Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) have detected an infestation of the plant-damaging beetles in small mulch piles on a farm located on Waiawa Road on the Pearl City Peninsula. This is north of the previously known infestation...

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    Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle (CRB) survey crews from the Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) have detected an infestation of the plant-damaging beetles in small mulch piles on a farm located on Waiawa Road on the Pearl City Peninsula. This is north of the previously known infestation...

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  • Geek Beat: Your Front Desk, Tripidee, SurfShopBox

    Geek Beat: Your Front Desk, Tripidee, SurfShopBox

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 4:33 PM EDT2017-06-28 20:33:38 GMT

    Whether you need a company to help you manage your online vacation rental, help plan your vacations or send you some surf gear when your living in the middle of the country, these companies have got you covered. Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from HPR-1's ByteMarks Cafe join Dan Cooke and take...

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    Whether you need a company to help you manage your online vacation rental, help plan your vacations or send you some surf gear when your living in the middle of the country, these companies have got you covered. Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from HPR-1's ByteMarks Cafe join Dan Cooke and take...

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  • CanPlan Cancer Planner – Changing the way people fight cancer

    CanPlan Cancer Planner – Changing the way people fight cancer

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-06-28 20:09:05 GMT

    After her mom passed away from uterine sarcoma cancer in 2014, Sharon Kim quit her corporate job and dedicated the rest of her life to creating CanPlan, a one of a kind cancer planner that guides patients and caregivers towards recovery. She made it her mission to give other fighters a chance...

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    After her mom passed away from uterine sarcoma cancer in 2014, Sharon Kim quit her corporate job and dedicated the rest of her life to creating CanPlan, a one of a kind cancer planner that guides patients and caregivers towards recovery. She made it her mission to give other fighters a chance...

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  • Honolulu-based board-certified plastic surgeon, Clyde H. Ishii, M.D., named new President of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

    Honolulu-based board-certified plastic surgeon, Clyde H. Ishii, M.D., named new President of American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-06-28 19:57:34 GMT
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    The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) today announced the election of Clyde H. Ishii, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon operating a private practice in Honolulu, as its new President at The Aesthetic Meeting 2017. The Aesthetic Society is the leading professional organization...

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    The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) today announced the election of Clyde H. Ishii, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon operating a private practice in Honolulu, as its new President at The Aesthetic Meeting 2017. The Aesthetic Society is the leading professional organization...

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  • Zippy’s Diabetes Friendly Menu and American Diabetes Association Fundraiser

    Zippy’s Diabetes Friendly Menu and American Diabetes Association Fundraiser

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-06-27 20:25:38 GMT
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    More than half of the population of the state of Hawaii is living with prediabetes or diabetes. Initiatives to curtail what has now become an epidemic are needed in order to combat this disease. One way is through awareness and educating the public about food and nutrition, and giving them the option...

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    More than half of the population of the state of Hawaii is living with prediabetes or diabetes. Initiatives to curtail what has now become an epidemic are needed in order to combat this disease. One way is through awareness and educating the public about food and nutrition, and giving them the option...

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  • Prepping for the S.A.T.

    Prepping for the S.A.T.

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-06-27 20:11:14 GMT
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    The S.A.T. begins in August, which is new for this year because it's much earlier than usual.  Students should begin studying early. For most students it takes between five and eight weeks to master the skills they need to raise their S.A.T. scores. Any head start is a good one. Practice tests are an important...

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    The S.A.T. begins in August, which is new for this year because it's much earlier than usual.  Students should begin studying early. For most students it takes between five and eight weeks to master the skills they need to raise their S.A.T. scores. Any head start is a good one. Practice tests are an important...

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  • Dive’n’Movies and Twilight Hours every Saturday in July at Wet’n’Wild Hawaii

    Dive’n’Movies and Twilight Hours every Saturday in July at Wet’n’Wild Hawaii

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-06-27 20:02:43 GMT

    Wet’n’Wild Hawaii will have Twilight extended hours every Saturday in July, and guests are invited to enjoy a Dive’n’Movie while floating in a tube or relaxing on the pool deck in a lawn chair or on a blanket. The park will be open  from 10:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. Rides will be open until 9 p.m. and the movies...

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    Wet’n’Wild Hawaii will have Twilight extended hours every Saturday in July, and guests are invited to enjoy a Dive’n’Movie while floating in a tube or relaxing on the pool deck in a lawn chair or on a blanket. The park will be open  from 10:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. Rides will be open until 9 p.m. and the movies...

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Working the Core for Summer

    Sunrise Shape Up: Working the Core for Summer

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-06-27 19:49:05 GMT

    Phil Martin and Bryan Watkins from Clark Hatch Fitness gave us a new workout to prepare for the beach this summer. Try this series of 4 exercises: 1. Overhead Single Arm Squat...

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    Phil Martin and Bryan Watkins from Clark Hatch Fitness gave us a new workout to prepare for the beach this summer. Try this series of 4 exercises: 1. Overhead Single Arm Squat...

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  • SmartMoney Mondays: Prepping your kids for college

    SmartMoney Mondays: Prepping your kids for college

    Monday, June 26 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-06-26 20:28:55 GMT

    College brings new temptation to spend money - money college students don't have. This may be your child's first time really having to manage their finances. It's really a two-step process. First, they need to open their own bank account so they have the tools to become more financially independent...

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    College brings new temptation to spend money - money college students don't have. This may be your child's first time really having to manage their finances. It's really a two-step process. First, they need to open their own bank account so they have the tools to become more financially independent...

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  • Celebrate Obon season in historic Mo¯’ili’ili with Honolulu’s largest bon dance and modern street festival

    Celebrate Obon season in historic Mo¯’ili’ili with Honolulu’s largest bon dance and modern street festival

    Monday, June 26 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-06-26 20:22:32 GMT

    The Mo¯’ili’ili Summer Fest celebrates historic Mo¯’ili’ili and the Obon season on Saturday July 1, 2017 at 1110 University Ave., the former Varsity Theatre parking lot, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The annual event is a modern street festival alongside Honolulu’s largest Bon Dance and aims to highlight...

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    The Mo¯’ili’ili Summer Fest celebrates historic Mo¯’ili’ili and the Obon season on Saturday July 1, 2017 at 1110 University Ave., the former Varsity Theatre parking lot, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The annual event is a modern street festival alongside Honolulu’s largest Bon Dance and aims to highlight...

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  • Pacific 501st Costumers & 10th Hawaii Geek Meet

    Pacific 501st Costumers & 10th Hawaii Geek Meet

    Monday, June 26 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-06-26 19:59:37 GMT

    The Pacific 501st, the Hawaii chapter of the global 501st Legion, will be among two dozen local clubs, companies, and organizations participating in the 10th annual Hawaii Geek Meet, set to take place on Sunday, July 2 at Magic Island. The Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express...

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    The Pacific 501st, the Hawaii chapter of the global 501st Legion, will be among two dozen local clubs, companies, and organizations participating in the 10th annual Hawaii Geek Meet, set to take place on Sunday, July 2 at Magic Island. The Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express...

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  • Med-QUEST Division Administrator reacts to Senate's proposed health care bill

    Med-QUEST Division Administrator reacts to Senate's proposed health care bill

    Monday, June 26 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-06-26 19:55:02 GMT

    Last week the U.S. Senate revealed its proposed health care plan, which may not actually get passed. But if it does, one of its biggest impacts would be funding for medicaid. There is the possibility of less people being covered or getting a reduction of coverage. How much more dangerous...

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    Last week the U.S. Senate revealed its proposed health care plan, which may not actually get passed. But if it does, one of its biggest impacts would be funding for medicaid. There is the possibility of less people being covered or getting a reduction of coverage. How much more dangerous...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Innovative program teaches kids how to perform life-saving CPR

    Kupuna Achievers: Innovative program teaches kids how to perform life-saving CPR

    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:13:08 GMT

    This week's achievers put their whole hearts in volunteering for a non-profit called "Kids 4 CPR". Their mission is to improve cardiac arrest survival rates by teaching young children the life saving technique...

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    This week's achievers put their whole hearts in volunteering for a non-profit called "Kids 4 CPR". Their mission is to improve cardiac arrest survival rates by teaching young children the life saving technique...

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  • Be fit in no time with mindful multitasking

    Be fit in no time with mindful multitasking

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:15:36 GMT

    You can be more fit and healthy in body, mind, heart, and spirit without taking any extra time. Do you have time to exercise, set goals, do affirmations, practice gratitude, meditate, and pray? With Mindful Multitasking, you can do all those things and more while doing something else. Use the time...

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    You can be more fit and healthy in body, mind, heart, and spirit without taking any extra time. Do you have time to exercise, set goals, do affirmations, practice gratitude, meditate, and pray? With Mindful Multitasking, you can do all those things and more while doing something else. Use the time...

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  • Paws & Plants: A benefit for the Hawaiian Humane Society

    Paws & Plants: A benefit for the Hawaiian Humane Society

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:11:41 GMT

    Join Art Bridge Events at the Hawaiian Humane Society for an evening celebrating our love of paws & plants. Bring your pets, loved ones and your crafting smiles for a night under the stars planting succulents, creating terrariums while enjoying sips & bites -- all benefiting the animals. Paws & Plants...

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    Join Art Bridge Events at the Hawaiian Humane Society for an evening celebrating our love of paws & plants. Bring your pets, loved ones and your crafting smiles for a night under the stars planting succulents, creating terrariums while enjoying sips & bites -- all benefiting the animals. Paws & Plants...

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  • Grammy Award winner Melissa Manchester performing in Hawaii

    Grammy Award winner Melissa Manchester performing in Hawaii

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:09:59 GMT

    GRAMMY winner Melissa Manchester tips her hat to some of the most iconic male singers of the 20th century on her new album, The Fellas, which will be released on September 8 via her independent label, Long Run Entertainment, LLC. “In 1989, I released my Tribute album to honor the great women singers...

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    GRAMMY winner Melissa Manchester tips her hat to some of the most iconic male singers of the 20th century on her new album, The Fellas, which will be released on September 8 via her independent label, Long Run Entertainment, LLC. “In 1989, I released my Tribute album to honor the great women singers...

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  • Aloha United Way wants your school supplies donations

    Aloha United Way wants your school supplies donations

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-06-21 23:24:50 GMT

    Aloha United Way is constantly looking for ways to help the Hawaii community. Summer is currently in full swing, but some kids face the challenge of not being able to afford the school supplies they need for the upcoming school year. We want to set students up for success – without them having to worry...

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    Aloha United Way is constantly looking for ways to help the Hawaii community. Summer is currently in full swing, but some kids face the challenge of not being able to afford the school supplies they need for the upcoming school year. We want to set students up for success – without them having to worry...

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  • Get ready for the 11th annual UH Kids First! film festival

    Get ready for the 11th annual UH Kids First! film festival

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:18 PM EDT2017-06-21 23:18:29 GMT

    The eagerly anticipated UH Manoa KIDS FIRST! Film Festival enters its 11th summer, boasting 40 live-action and animated films from 13 countries over 5 Sundays: June 11 & 25 and July 9, 23 & 30, 2017.  This year’s Festival provides quality entertainment for children and youth from 4 to 15+ years of age...

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    The eagerly anticipated UH Manoa KIDS FIRST! Film Festival enters its 11th summer, boasting 40 live-action and animated films from 13 countries over 5 Sundays: June 11 & 25 and July 9, 23 & 30, 2017.  This year’s Festival provides quality entertainment for children and youth from 4 to 15+ years of age...

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  • Dream Interpretation: Dreams of childhood, dreams of friendship

    Dream Interpretation: Dreams of childhood, dreams of friendship

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:20:47 GMT

    It has been said that dreams are like a window into ourselves.  Dreams can reveal our deepest desires, issues that need to be addressed in our lives, or conjure up emotional filled memories...

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    It has been said that dreams are like a window into ourselves.  Dreams can reveal our deepest desires, issues that need to be addressed in our lives, or conjure up emotional filled memories...

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  • Scores expected to come out for 76-cent plate lunches at L&L

    Scores expected to come out for 76-cent plate lunches at L&L

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-06-20 22:51:04 GMT
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    For the 12th year, L&L Hawaiian Barbecue brings back its annual 76-cent plate lunch celebration Thursday.

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    For the 12th year, L&L Hawaiian Barbecue brings back its annual 76-cent plate lunch celebration Thursday.

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  • Vet on Set: Pet health insurance

    Vet on Set: Pet health insurance

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:55:55 GMT

    Pet Health Insurance has been available for many years and more pet owners are purchasing insurance.  Like any insurance, you are making regular payments in case your pet has an illness or an accident.  Some insurance companies will partially pay for preventive care such as vaccines or heart worm tests...

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    Pet Health Insurance has been available for many years and more pet owners are purchasing insurance.  Like any insurance, you are making regular payments in case your pet has an illness or an accident.  Some insurance companies will partially pay for preventive care such as vaccines or heart worm tests...

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  • American Logistics Association (ALA) Hawaii Expo

    American Logistics Association (ALA) Hawaii Expo

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:02:50 GMT
    The American Logistics Association (ALA) Hawaii Show is a business to business expo for companies who want to sell their products to commissaries and exchanges.  This year, it takes place on Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the Pacific Beach Hotel from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Local businesses will have their  opportunity to sell products to key Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) and combined Military Exchange buyers. Last year’s show resulted in 350 new items selected for inclu...More >>
    The American Logistics Association (ALA) Hawaii Show is a business to business expo for companies who want to sell their products to commissaries and exchanges.  This year, it takes place on Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the Pacific Beach Hotel from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Local businesses will have their  opportunity to sell products to key Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) and combined Military Exchange buyers. Last year’s show resulted in 350 new items selected for inclu...More >>
  • National holiday celebrates French pastry at International Market Place

    National holiday celebrates French pastry at International Market Place

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:01:16 GMT

    Kona Coffee Purveyors I b. Patisserie is celebrating National Kouign Amann Day this Tuesday, June 20 at their flagship cafe inside International Market Place. Kouign-amann (pronounced kwin’aman) is a traditional crusty round cake from Brittany with bread dough containing layers of rich butter...

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    Kona Coffee Purveyors I b. Patisserie is celebrating National Kouign Amann Day this Tuesday, June 20 at their flagship cafe inside International Market Place. Kouign-amann (pronounced kwin’aman) is a traditional crusty round cake from Brittany with bread dough containing layers of rich butter...

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  • UH study on heating planet: Do nothing and the future is 'terrible'

    UH study on heating planet: Do nothing and the future is 'terrible'

    Monday, June 19 2017 9:51 PM EDT2017-06-20 01:51:06 GMT

    A new study led by a University of Hawaii researcher says 74 percent of the world’s population will be exposed to deadly heatwaves by 2100 if carbon gas emissions continue to rise at current rates.

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    A new study led by a University of Hawaii researcher says 74 percent of the world’s population will be exposed to deadly heatwaves by 2100 if carbon gas emissions continue to rise at current rates.

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  • Reality of Rail: Kymberly Marcos Pine

    Reality of Rail: Kymberly Marcos Pine

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-06-19 22:05:43 GMT

    The Honolulu Rail project has been plagued with a number of problems since it's inception.  But the largest problem looming over the transportation system has been its budget, and more specifically, how to find the billions needed to finish it. Mayor Kirk Caldwell has been lobbying...

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    The Honolulu Rail project has been plagued with a number of problems since it's inception.  But the largest problem looming over the transportation system has been its budget, and more specifically, how to find the billions needed to finish it. Mayor Kirk Caldwell has been lobbying...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Elder Financial Abuse

    SmartMoney Monday: Elder Financial Abuse

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:04 PM EDT2017-06-19 22:04:24 GMT

    An elderly person can be easy to take advantage of. They may have disabilities that make them more dependent on others, and they may be more easily confused by technology and not know who to trust, which makes them more vulnerable to be scammed or defrauded. It's estimated that thieves...

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    An elderly person can be easy to take advantage of. They may have disabilities that make them more dependent on others, and they may be more easily confused by technology and not know who to trust, which makes them more vulnerable to be scammed or defrauded. It's estimated that thieves...

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  • Whole Foods to donate 5% of net sales to Hawaii Culinary Education Foundation

    Whole Foods to donate 5% of net sales to Hawaii Culinary Education Foundation

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:03 PM EDT2017-06-19 22:03:43 GMT

    Whole Foods Market Hawaii has selected the Hawaii Culinary Education Foundation as its statewide nonprofit partner for its Community Giving Day on Thursday, June 22. Five percent of net sales from all three Whole Foods Market locations in Hawaii – Kahala and Kailua on Oahu and Kahului on Maui...

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    Whole Foods Market Hawaii has selected the Hawaii Culinary Education Foundation as its statewide nonprofit partner for its Community Giving Day on Thursday, June 22. Five percent of net sales from all three Whole Foods Market locations in Hawaii – Kahala and Kailua on Oahu and Kahului on Maui...

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  • West Oahu residents get opportunity to learn more about jobs in their community

    West Oahu residents get opportunity to learn more about jobs in their community

    Monday, June 19 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-06-19 21:59:27 GMT

    The 5th Annual Hire Leeward Job & Career Fair is an annual fair that organizes to provide opportunities for Leeward Residents to get connected with Leeward jobs. The fair is taking place on June 24, 2017 at UH WEST Oahu from 9am to 1pm. The Hire Leeward initiative is a 5-year initiative...

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    The 5th Annual Hire Leeward Job & Career Fair is an annual fair that organizes to provide opportunities for Leeward Residents to get connected with Leeward jobs. The fair is taking place on June 24, 2017 at UH WEST Oahu from 9am to 1pm. The Hire Leeward initiative is a 5-year initiative...

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  • Hawaii Exemplary State Foundation working on restoring entire Ala Wai watershed

    Hawaii Exemplary State Foundation working on restoring entire Ala Wai watershed

    Friday, June 16 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-06-16 21:49:21 GMT

    Retired Major General Darryll Wong is the former adjutant general of Hawaii and also the co-founder and chairman of the board of the Hawaii Exemplary State Foundation. 

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    Retired Major General Darryll Wong is the former adjutant general of Hawaii and also the co-founder and chairman of the board of the Hawaii Exemplary State Foundation. 

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  • Navy head football coach, Hawaii native Ken Niumatalolo discusses coaching career

    Navy head football coach, Hawaii native Ken Niumatalolo discusses coaching career

    Friday, June 16 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-06-16 21:40:46 GMT

    Hawaii native Ken Niumatalolo is the head football coach for the Naval Academy.

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    Hawaii native Ken Niumatalolo is the head football coach for the Naval Academy.

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  • Southern BBQ meets Hawaii at 2nd annual Honolulu BBQ and Blues Festival

    Southern BBQ meets Hawaii at 2nd annual Honolulu BBQ and Blues Festival

    Thursday, June 15 2017 6:04 PM EDT2017-06-15 22:04:11 GMT

    Savory southern barbecue returns to the islands for an unforgettable summer event – the Second Annual Honolulu BBQ & Blues Festival at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. Following a sold-out 2016 inaugural festival, the island’s best barbecue event returns where visitors and locals...

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    Savory southern barbecue returns to the islands for an unforgettable summer event – the Second Annual Honolulu BBQ & Blues Festival at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort. Following a sold-out 2016 inaugural festival, the island’s best barbecue event returns where visitors and locals...

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  • Honolulu Night Market to celebrate Hokulea's homecoming

    Honolulu Night Market to celebrate Hokulea's homecoming

    Thursday, June 15 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-06-15 21:56:27 GMT

    Honolulu Night Market returns with the largest Kaka?ako block party to date.

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    Honolulu Night Market returns with the largest Kaka?ako block party to date.

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  • Brother Noland among artists to welcome Hokulea back home

    Brother Noland among artists to welcome Hokulea back home

    Thursday, June 15 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-06-15 21:50:30 GMT

    The Hokulea is making her long-awaited journey back home, and a ho'olaulea will be held after her arrival at Magic Island. 

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    The Hokulea is making her long-awaited journey back home, and a ho'olaulea will be held after her arrival at Magic Island. 

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  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Adventist Health Castle

    Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Adventist Health Castle

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-06-14 21:11:27 GMT

    Adventist Health Castle Medical Center has scheduled a series of interviews on medical topics.  During these interviews, you can find out the difference between a neurosurgeon and an orthopedic surgeon, when it may be necessary to have spine surgery , if there is a minimally invasive procedure...

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    Adventist Health Castle Medical Center has scheduled a series of interviews on medical topics.  During these interviews, you can find out the difference between a neurosurgeon and an orthopedic surgeon, when it may be necessary to have spine surgery , if there is a minimally invasive procedure...

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  • Kamehameha Schools hold educational summit in honor of Hokulea's return

    Kamehameha Schools hold educational summit in honor of Hokulea's return

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 4:48 PM EDT2017-06-14 20:48:10 GMT

    When Kamehameha made the decision to support the voyage of Hokulea in 2013 as the education sponsor, it was somewhat risky. No one had ever done something like this before. But the Trustees and leaders at Kamehameha signed on to the promise and backed it with funding and in-kind support...

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    When Kamehameha made the decision to support the voyage of Hokulea in 2013 as the education sponsor, it was somewhat risky. No one had ever done something like this before. But the Trustees and leaders at Kamehameha signed on to the promise and backed it with funding and in-kind support...

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  • Geek Beat: Apple's newest tech

    Geek Beat: Apple's newest tech

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 4:26 PM EDT2017-06-14 20:26:18 GMT

    Arguably known as the leader in the latest technology, Apple has unveiled their latest consumer products designed to help keep you in touch with the world and make your life easier...

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    Arguably known as the leader in the latest technology, Apple has unveiled their latest consumer products designed to help keep you in touch with the world and make your life easier...

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  • 2nd Annual Jamathon Fitness Fest to help fight homelessness

    2nd Annual Jamathon Fitness Fest to help fight homelessness

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-06-14 20:16:23 GMT

    ALEA Bridge will be hosting its second annual Jamathon Fitness Fest at the Aloha Stadium field on June 17, 2017 from 3pm – 7pm. The Jamathon is a fun and fit way to raise funds and fight homelessness in Hawaii, and is the latest of our community outreach events to increase awareness and community...

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    ALEA Bridge will be hosting its second annual Jamathon Fitness Fest at the Aloha Stadium field on June 17, 2017 from 3pm – 7pm. The Jamathon is a fun and fit way to raise funds and fight homelessness in Hawaii, and is the latest of our community outreach events to increase awareness and community...

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  • Helping Hands Hawaii hosts annual school supply drive for students in need

    Helping Hands Hawaii hosts annual school supply drive for students in need

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-06-14 19:25:26 GMT

    Ready to Learn (RTL), a program at Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH), hosts its annual school supply drive for students in need from June 1 to July 31, 2017. Through this program, low-income and homeless students will receive free basic educational tools that aid in their scholastic development and contribute...

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    Ready to Learn (RTL), a program at Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH), hosts its annual school supply drive for students in need from June 1 to July 31, 2017. Through this program, low-income and homeless students will receive free basic educational tools that aid in their scholastic development and contribute...

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  • State DOH to launch senior fall prevention awareness campaign

    State DOH to launch senior fall prevention awareness campaign

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-06-13 21:55:58 GMT

    Fall-related injuries and fatalities among Hawaii’s seniors have reached alarming levels. On average in Hawaii, 94 seniors die each year from fall-related injuries, 1,940 are hospitalized and 8,050 are taken to emergency rooms. Statistics from the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH)...

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    Fall-related injuries and fatalities among Hawaii’s seniors have reached alarming levels. On average in Hawaii, 94 seniors die each year from fall-related injuries, 1,940 are hospitalized and 8,050 are taken to emergency rooms. Statistics from the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH)...

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  • SALT at Our Kakaako celebrates Hokulea's homecoming

    SALT at Our Kakaako celebrates Hokulea's homecoming

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-06-13 21:55:07 GMT

    SALT at Our Kaka‘ako marks two milestones on the evening of June 17, with a celebration full of fun and culture. Our Kaka‘ako presents the SALT at Our Kaka‘ako Dedication Celebration: featuring Honolulu Night Market and the Polynesian Voyaging Society Hokule‘a Homecoming, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m...

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    SALT at Our Kaka‘ako marks two milestones on the evening of June 17, with a celebration full of fun and culture. Our Kaka‘ako presents the SALT at Our Kaka‘ako Dedication Celebration: featuring Honolulu Night Market and the Polynesian Voyaging Society Hokule‘a Homecoming, from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m...

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  • Locations Hawaii gives update on housing market, what it costs to live near ocean

    Locations Hawaii gives update on housing market, what it costs to live near ocean

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-06-13 21:45:30 GMT
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    The market is continuing to see steadily rising prices for both single-family homes and condos. The median price for a single family home is $750, 000; a 4% increase. Condos went up 9% to 407,000. Condos moved very quickly in May with a record low days on market, fifteen days. It important to remember...

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    The market is continuing to see steadily rising prices for both single-family homes and condos. The median price for a single family home is $750, 000; a 4% increase. Condos went up 9% to 407,000. Condos moved very quickly in May with a record low days on market, fifteen days. It important to remember...

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  • Hawaiian Airlines CEO shares experience of being on Hokulea

    Hawaiian Airlines CEO shares experience of being on Hokulea

    Monday, June 12 2017 5:43 PM EDT2017-06-12 21:43:28 GMT

    The Hokulea returns to the islands on Saturday after her worldwide voyage.  

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    The Hokulea returns to the islands on Saturday after her worldwide voyage.  

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Planning an affordable honeymoon

    SmartMoney Monday: Planning an affordable honeymoon

    Monday, June 12 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-06-12 21:02:11 GMT

    It's June, the month for weddings and what comes next? Honeymoons! What are some of the things that can save people lots of money and headaches on their honeymoon? Most people spend an enormous amount of time and energy planning a wedding, which lasts around 6 hours, but less time planning...

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    It's June, the month for weddings and what comes next? Honeymoons! What are some of the things that can save people lots of money and headaches on their honeymoon? Most people spend an enormous amount of time and energy planning a wedding, which lasts around 6 hours, but less time planning...

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  • The 'Island Ninja' returns to face the course on 'American Ninja Warrior'

    The 'Island Ninja' returns to face the course on 'American Ninja Warrior'

    Monday, June 12 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-06-12 20:51:59 GMT

    Grant Mccartney, aka The Island Ninja, makes his return to the hit show 'American Ninja Warrior' on its season premiere June 12th on NBC. Mccartney' team, Team Ninja Warrior...

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    Grant Mccartney, aka The Island Ninja, makes his return to the hit show 'American Ninja Warrior' on its season premiere June 12th on NBC. Mccartney' team, Team Ninja Warrior...

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  • HMSA Kaimana Awards and Scholarship

    HMSA Kaimana Awards and Scholarship

    Monday, June 12 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-06-12 20:40:40 GMT

    For student athletes, the HMSA Kaimana Scholarships reward those who not only shine in the classroom and the playing field, but also in their communities through volunteer work. Special consideration is given to students who participate in lower-profile sports. Recipients can use their scholarships...

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    For student athletes, the HMSA Kaimana Scholarships reward those who not only shine in the classroom and the playing field, but also in their communities through volunteer work. Special consideration is given to students who participate in lower-profile sports. Recipients can use their scholarships...

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  • Father’s Day Finds at International Market Place

    Father’s Day Finds at International Market Place

    Monday, June 12 2017 4:31 PM EDT2017-06-12 20:31:01 GMT

    Are you still searching for that perfect Father’s Day gift?  At the newly renovated International Marketplace, they have a range of gifts for every dad. With gifts fitting for the cool, stylish dad to the dad's that have a taste for tech, there is surely something to fit everyone's taste and budget...

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    Are you still searching for that perfect Father’s Day gift?  At the newly renovated International Marketplace, they have a range of gifts for every dad. With gifts fitting for the cool, stylish dad to the dad's that have a taste for tech, there is surely something to fit everyone's taste and budget...

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  • Hawaii Health at Work Alliance’s workplace wellness survey results

    Hawaii Health at Work Alliance’s workplace wellness survey results

    Friday, June 9 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-06-09 21:48:37 GMT

    In mid-2013, UHA started the Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance (HH@WA), a first-of-its-kind organization and grass-roots movement of businesses of all sizes that are dedicated to workplace wellness. The collaborative partnership seeks to create and improve employee well-being, viewed as a critical...

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    In mid-2013, UHA started the Hawai‘i Health at Work Alliance (HH@WA), a first-of-its-kind organization and grass-roots movement of businesses of all sizes that are dedicated to workplace wellness. The collaborative partnership seeks to create and improve employee well-being, viewed as a critical...

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  • YWCA leader luncheon honoree Connie Mitchell

    YWCA leader luncheon honoree Connie Mitchell

    Friday, June 9 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-06-09 20:54:56 GMT

    Tackling one of the biggest issues in our state, the last decade has not been easy for Connie Mitchell. the executive director at the Institute of Human Services. Despite her efforts, the number of homeless continue to grow and the problem is becoming more complex. To find solutions, she took...

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    Tackling one of the biggest issues in our state, the last decade has not been easy for Connie Mitchell. the executive director at the Institute of Human Services. Despite her efforts, the number of homeless continue to grow and the problem is becoming more complex. To find solutions, she took...

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  • BLT Steak offers 'The Man’s Cave Cuts of Meat'

    BLT Steak offers 'The Man’s Cave Cuts of Meat'

    Thursday, June 8 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-06-08 21:07:59 GMT

    In honor of Father’s Day, BLT Steak will be offering an exclusive cooking demonstration titled “The Man’s Cave Cuts of Meat” and behind the scenes tour of the kitchen followed by a three-course lunch paired with selections from BLT Steak’s cellar on Saturday, June 17 from 12-3 p.m...

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    In honor of Father’s Day, BLT Steak will be offering an exclusive cooking demonstration titled “The Man’s Cave Cuts of Meat” and behind the scenes tour of the kitchen followed by a three-course lunch paired with selections from BLT Steak’s cellar on Saturday, June 17 from 12-3 p.m...

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  • City partners with 100 Resilient Cities to address global climate change

    City partners with 100 Resilient Cities to address global climate change

    Thursday, June 8 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-06-08 21:00:11 GMT

    There's a new office at the City and County of Honolulu as part of a new partnership with 100 Resilient Cities.

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    There's a new office at the City and County of Honolulu as part of a new partnership with 100 Resilient Cities.

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  • 'Rise Up: Patriotic Peace' concert to take audience on musical journey through history

    'Rise Up: Patriotic Peace' concert to take audience on musical journey through history

    Thursday, June 8 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-06-08 20:52:13 GMT

    More than 50 musicians and singers will be coming together for the "Rise Up: Patriotic Peace" concert event.

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    More than 50 musicians and singers will be coming together for the "Rise Up: Patriotic Peace" concert event.

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  • NOAA teams up with Ko Olina to celebrate World Ocean Day

    NOAA teams up with Ko Olina to celebrate World Ocean Day

    Thursday, June 8 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-06-08 20:17:40 GMT

    Today is World Ocean Day, and NOAA is teaming up with Ko Olina Resort to celebrate the endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal.  

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    Today is World Ocean Day, and NOAA is teaming up with Ko Olina Resort to celebrate the endangered Hawaiian Monk Seal.  

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Arkie Koehl

    Kupuna Achievers: Arkie Koehl

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:25:35 GMT

    According to MADD, every two minutes, a person is injured in a drunk driving accident. That's why our next achiever dedicates much of his time to making sure our roadways are safe. After retiring from an advertising career, Arkie Koehl became passionate about volunteering for MADD... 

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    According to MADD, every two minutes, a person is injured in a drunk driving accident. That's why our next achiever dedicates much of his time to making sure our roadways are safe. After retiring from an advertising career, Arkie Koehl became passionate about volunteering for MADD... 

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  • Kailua woman honored with 2017 Ellis Island Medals of Honor

    Kailua woman honored with 2017 Ellis Island Medals of Honor

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:24:18 GMT

    Today, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO), announced the recipients of the 2017 Ellis Island Medals of Honor. Dame Tadia Rice of Kailua, Hawaii is among the one hundred outstanding Americans in business, government, medicine, art, and education, and the military. Rice is among...

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    Today, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO), announced the recipients of the 2017 Ellis Island Medals of Honor. Dame Tadia Rice of Kailua, Hawaii is among the one hundred outstanding Americans in business, government, medicine, art, and education, and the military. Rice is among...

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  • Hoku award-winning comedian Brandi Morgan talks about Female Comics of Hawaii

    Hoku award-winning comedian Brandi Morgan talks about Female Comics of Hawaii

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-06-06 21:41:48 GMT

    Honolulu has a fun and diverse comedy scene. The Female Comics of Hawaii was created to give women comedians a platform to showcase their talent. The Female Comics of Hawaii and Erika Swartzkopf have produced 34 successful shows on four islands in five years since Apr 2012...

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    Honolulu has a fun and diverse comedy scene. The Female Comics of Hawaii was created to give women comedians a platform to showcase their talent. The Female Comics of Hawaii and Erika Swartzkopf have produced 34 successful shows on four islands in five years since Apr 2012...

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  • 'Right This Minute' host Christian Vera speaks on Sunrise

    'Right This Minute' host Christian Vera speaks on Sunrise

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-06-06 21:27:54 GMT

    RightThisMinute journalists curate trending video content on TV, online and mobile before it goes viral every day. RTM hosts give the television audience the best videos of the day and the hosts share reactions and conversations similar to what the viewers are having with friends, family or co-workers...

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    RightThisMinute journalists curate trending video content on TV, online and mobile before it goes viral every day. RTM hosts give the television audience the best videos of the day and the hosts share reactions and conversations similar to what the viewers are having with friends, family or co-workers...

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  • Monterey Bay Canners to host Weekly Band Jam for up-and-coming artists

    Monterey Bay Canners to host Weekly Band Jam for up-and-coming artists

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-06-06 21:15:28 GMT

    The Weekly Band Jam and open mic is an event created with Monterey Bay Canners to give a platform for anyone who plays an instrument and or sings to have an opportunity to get on stage and perform to a crowd. Everyone is welcome to come and jam. Originally lasting for 2 hours, the weekly...

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    The Weekly Band Jam and open mic is an event created with Monterey Bay Canners to give a platform for anyone who plays an instrument and or sings to have an opportunity to get on stage and perform to a crowd. Everyone is welcome to come and jam. Originally lasting for 2 hours, the weekly...

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  • Hawaii Family Business forum addresses leadership transition among family businesses

    Hawaii Family Business forum addresses leadership transition among family businesses

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-06-06 21:11:26 GMT

    According to a recent survey by Market Trends Pacific, 70 percent of family businesses in Hawaii do not have a succession plan.  

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    According to a recent survey by Market Trends Pacific, 70 percent of family businesses in Hawaii do not have a succession plan.  

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  • Team Hawaii takes top prize in military culinary competition

    Team Hawaii takes top prize in military culinary competition

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-06-05 21:37:13 GMT

    Team Hawaii was crowned the Culinary Team of the Year for the third year in a row, becoming only the third team in the 42-year history of the Military Culinary Arts Competition and Training Event (MCACTE) competition to hit that mark. 

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    Team Hawaii was crowned the Culinary Team of the Year for the third year in a row, becoming only the third team in the 42-year history of the Military Culinary Arts Competition and Training Event (MCACTE) competition to hit that mark. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Creating a wedding budget

    SmartMoney Monday: Creating a wedding budget

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-06-05 21:30:29 GMT

    June is usually a big month for weddings. If you're putting together a wedding, one of the first, and least romantic parts about a wedding, is to create a budget.Being realistic in your expectations is just the first step in planning for your big day, but you also want to keep in mind how much you'll need to save in order to achieve your goals. 

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    June is usually a big month for weddings. If you're putting together a wedding, one of the first, and least romantic parts about a wedding, is to create a budget.Being realistic in your expectations is just the first step in planning for your big day, but you also want to keep in mind how much you'll need to save in order to achieve your goals. 

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  • Designer Amos Kotomori taking part in popup event at South Shore Market

    Designer Amos Kotomori taking part in popup event at South Shore Market

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-06-05 21:26:09 GMT

    The longest runway in America was coordinated by designer Amos Kotomori, and on June 9th, the fashion icon launches his first-ever pop-up shop in South Shore Market. Kotomori’s Energy Within Collection features scarves, original jewelry and women’s fashions, while Treasure Corner encompasses...

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    The longest runway in America was coordinated by designer Amos Kotomori, and on June 9th, the fashion icon launches his first-ever pop-up shop in South Shore Market. Kotomori’s Energy Within Collection features scarves, original jewelry and women’s fashions, while Treasure Corner encompasses...

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  • Island, reggae music to fill Waikiki Shell with Revive the Live Music Festival

    Island, reggae music to fill Waikiki Shell with Revive the Live Music Festival

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-06-05 21:24:30 GMT

    Island Music in Hawaii was on a decline a few years ago due to several various factors. Hawaii’s Finest Clothing has taken it upon themselves to contribute their best efforts to revive Island Music here in Hawaii.  

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    Island Music in Hawaii was on a decline a few years ago due to several various factors. Hawaii’s Finest Clothing has taken it upon themselves to contribute their best efforts to revive Island Music here in Hawaii. 

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Lenley Hawksworth

    Kupuna Achievers: Lenley Hawksworth

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:21:18 GMT

    For the last ten years, Uncle Lenley Hawksworth has been volunteering at Pearl Harbor, but he knows firsthand of the stories told of that infamous day.  

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    For the last ten years, Uncle Lenley Hawksworth has been volunteering at Pearl Harbor, but he knows firsthand of the stories told of that infamous day.  

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Robert Omura

    Kupuna Achievers: Robert Omura

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-05-03 21:23:28 GMT

    Our next achiever hits the right notes while making a difference in others lives. 

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    Our next achiever hits the right notes while making a difference in others lives. 

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Ben and Anita Acohido

    Kupuna Achievers: Ben and Anita Acohido

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-19 20:59:24 GMT

    For this week's Kupuna Achievers, we recognize a husband and wife duo that love to give back to the Armed Forces together.  Ben and Anita Acohido salute those who serve - by dedicating their lives to volunteering for the Veterans of Foreign Wars.  Uncle Ben served in the Army during the Vietnam War...

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    For this week's Kupuna Achievers, we recognize a husband and wife duo that love to give back to the Armed Forces together.  Ben and Anita Acohido salute those who serve - by dedicating their lives to volunteering for the Veterans of Foreign Wars.  Uncle Ben served in the Army during the Vietnam War...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Anne Hedani

    Kupuna Achievers: Anne Hedani

    Wednesday, April 5 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-04-05 21:22:28 GMT

    This week's Kupuna Achiever is a jack of all trades, and she helps put on quite a production every year that brings lots of laughs and smiles to her community. 

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    This week's Kupuna Achiever is a jack of all trades, and she helps put on quite a production every year that brings lots of laughs and smiles to her community.

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  • More Sunrise Interviews

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