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  • Andy Irons documentary 'Kissed By God' showing on Kauai

    Andy Irons documentary 'Kissed By God' showing on Kauai

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:10:58 GMT

    Surfing legend, Sunny Garcia, is back in his native Hawaii to talk about his friend, the late Andy Irons, and the documentary on Irons' life. 

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    Surfing legend, Sunny Garcia, is back in his native Hawaii to talk about his friend, the late Andy Irons, and the documentary on Irons' life. 

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  • New equal pay law requires pay secrecy, transparency for employees in Hawaii

    New equal pay law requires pay secrecy, transparency for employees in Hawaii

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:07:05 GMT

    On average, women working in Hawaii make 83 cents on the dollar in comparison to their male counterparts.

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    On average, women working in Hawaii make 83 cents on the dollar in comparison to their male counterparts.

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  • Senior fall prevention awareness campaign begins

    Senior fall prevention awareness campaign begins

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-06-18 20:47:42 GMT
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    Much of what goes wrong with the health of seniors starts with falling down. 

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    Much of what goes wrong with the health of seniors starts with falling down. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Financially preparing for college

    SmartMoney Monday: Financially preparing for college

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-18 20:43:10 GMT
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    The first year of college is the first time many kids have been responsible for managing money on their own. If you're getting ready to send your child off to college for the first time, it's important to help them get financially prepared to handle life on their own, away from Mom and Dad. But according to one study...

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    The first year of college is the first time many kids have been responsible for managing money on their own. If you're getting ready to send your child off to college for the first time, it's important to help them get financially prepared to handle life on their own, away from Mom and Dad. But according to one study...

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  • Business Report: Did the floods and the lava affect unemployment?

    Business Report: Did the floods and the lava affect unemployment?

    Monday, June 18 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-18 20:34:11 GMT
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    Every week, the state counts the number of NEW applications for unemployment. Island by island, we know precisely how many people have newly joined the jobless rolls.  Or do we? These are the Kauai and Big Island new jobless claims numbers for the most recent weeks we have. Kauai has risen...

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    Every week, the state counts the number of NEW applications for unemployment. Island by island, we know precisely how many people have newly joined the jobless rolls.  Or do we? These are the Kauai and Big Island new jobless claims numbers for the most recent weeks we have. Kauai has risen...

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  • Trending - increased security at Eiffel Tower and Incredibles 2 breaks record

    Trending - increased security at Eiffel Tower and Incredibles 2 breaks record

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-06-18 19:49:01 GMT
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    In what's trending, Howard Dicus talked about how terrorism is changing the way security is conducted at the Eiffel Tower. It's now protected on the north and south sides by a glass wall, 10 feet high and two inches thick. You can walk through after passing through security. There are metal walls on the east and west side to prevent truck bombers. The tower is 129 years old. Gustave Eiffel not only designed it but also helped design the Statue of Liberty. Billy V had a week...More >>
    In what's trending, Howard Dicus talked about how terrorism is changing the way security is conducted at the Eiffel Tower. It's now protected on the north and south sides by a glass wall, 10 feet high and two inches thick. You can walk through after passing through security. There are metal walls on the east and west side to prevent truck bombers. The tower is 129 years old. Gustave Eiffel not only designed it but also helped design the Statue of Liberty. Billy V had a week...More >>
  • Kupuna Celebrations: Happy 101st birthday, Aunty Chik Yamashiro!

    Kupuna Celebrations: Happy 101st birthday, Aunty Chik Yamashiro!

    Friday, June 15 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-06-15 22:10:56 GMT
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    Time to celebrate with our Kupuna. Aunty Chik Yamashiro just turned 101 years old.

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    Time to celebrate with our Kupuna. Aunty Chik Yamashiro just turned 101 years old.

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  • Tickets on sale for Henry Kapono and Friends' 3rd concert

    Tickets on sale for Henry Kapono and Friends' 3rd concert

    Friday, June 15 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-06-15 20:01:35 GMT
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    Time to buy tickets. Henry Kapono is getting ready to entertain at the 3rd annual Henry Kapono & FRIENDS concert at the Waikiki Shell on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Tickets are now on sale at ticketmaster.com. Henry performed live on Sunrise to celebrate and to promote the occasion.  Here are some of the people in the line-up so far:  Kalapana Jerry Santos of Olomana Keola Beamer Robert Cazimero Na Leo Pilimehana John Cruz Brother Noland Robi Kahakalau Alx ...More >>
    Time to buy tickets. Henry Kapono is getting ready to entertain at the 3rd annual Henry Kapono & FRIENDS concert at the Waikiki Shell on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Tickets are now on sale at ticketmaster.com. Henry performed live on Sunrise to celebrate and to promote the occasion.  Here are some of the people in the line-up so far:  Kalapana Jerry Santos of Olomana Keola Beamer Robert Cazimero Na Leo Pilimehana John Cruz Brother Noland Robi Kahakalau Alx ...More >>
  • The Foodie Fix: Butcher and Bird

    The Foodie Fix: Butcher and Bird

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:53:47 GMT
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    For this week's Foodie Fix, we're going to talk about Butcher and Bird. Right now it's a soft opening but they have their grand opening on Saturday. If you want to check it out they have...

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    For this week's Foodie Fix, we're going to talk about Butcher and Bird. Right now it's a soft opening but they have their grand opening on Saturday. If you want to check it out they have...

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  • Multiple Award Winner Nathan Aweau Releases New Album

    Multiple Award Winner Nathan Aweau Releases New Album

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:43:29 GMT
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    Three-time Male Vocalist of the Year and winner of well over a dozen Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawai'i's GRAMMY® Award), Nathan Aweau has released his 6th solo album, Mau Loa. Filled primarily with slower, sentimental songs, the album also contains a light-hearted song about the town of Ewa...

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    Three-time Male Vocalist of the Year and winner of well over a dozen Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawai'i's GRAMMY® Award), Nathan Aweau has released his 6th solo album, Mau Loa. Filled primarily with slower, sentimental songs, the album also contains a light-hearted song about the town of Ewa...

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  • How many investment properties are in Hawaii?

    How many investment properties are in Hawaii?

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:37:43 GMT
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    We often speak of INVESTMENT properties, including condos owned by non-residents. But how many of those are there? Scott Higashi joins us from ...

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    We often speak of INVESTMENT properties, including condos owned by non-residents. But how many of those are there? Scott Higashi joins us from ...

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  • Pacific Rim Report: The U.S. - North Korea summit

    Pacific Rim Report: The U.S. - North Korea summit

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:26:47 GMT
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    It was a whole new kind of summit, the Trump-Kim meeting. And any question we can ask boils down to...

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    It was a whole new kind of summit, the Trump-Kim meeting. And any question we can ask boils down to...

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  • Business Report: Why wages aren't increasing

    Business Report: Why wages aren't increasing

    Thursday, June 14 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 20:17:05 GMT
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    It's been 10 years since the stock market crash. The economy has been growing; the stock market has been climbing. Unemployment has fallen to a several-decades low. Businesses are having trouble filling openings. These conditions are supposed to unleash robust wage increases. But in most industries...

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    It's been 10 years since the stock market crash. The economy has been growing; the stock market has been climbing. Unemployment has fallen to a several-decades low. Businesses are having trouble filling openings. These conditions are supposed to unleash robust wage increases. But in most industries...

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  • Healthier Hawaii: June is Men’s Health Month

    Healthier Hawaii: June is Men’s Health Month

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:27:10 GMT

    June is Men’s Health Month, and while both men and women are at risk for kidney stones, men develop kidney stones more frequently than women – about three times more frequently. 

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    June is Men’s Health Month, and while both men and women are at risk for kidney stones, men develop kidney stones more frequently than women – about three times more frequently. 

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  • Business Report: A close look at Kauai arrivals

    Business Report: A close look at Kauai arrivals

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:25:51 GMT

    Since June began, arrivals by air are up 16% to Maui and 21% to the Big Island, in line with previous months.

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    Since June began, arrivals by air are up 16% to Maui and 21% to the Big Island, in line with previous months.

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  • Geek Beat: Screen Time, Augmented Reality, Memoji

    Geek Beat: Screen Time, Augmented Reality, Memoji

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:57:56 GMT

    With people spending an average of more than 20 hours a week online, getting addicted to surfing the net is a real possibility. Gaming, social media, and streaming content can all be attractive to those who don't take precaution. In this week's Geek Beat, Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from Byte Marks Cafe...

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    With people spending an average of more than 20 hours a week online, getting addicted to surfing the net is a real possibility. Gaming, social media, and streaming content can all be attractive to those who don't take precaution. In this week's Geek Beat, Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from Byte Marks Cafe...

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  • Uptick in flip properties purchased and then resold in a short period of time

    Uptick in flip properties purchased and then resold in a short period of time

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-06-13 19:47:54 GMT
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    Over the past year flip properties have become more prevalent. This is happening more as funds are available and investors are confident in the market. Factors include: Buying at the right price which may mean buying something off the market, knowing your exit strategy including knowing what...

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    Over the past year flip properties have become more prevalent. This is happening more as funds are available and investors are confident in the market. Factors include: Buying at the right price which may mean buying something off the market, knowing your exit strategy including knowing what...

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  • HMSA to host 2018 Kaimana Awards luncheon

    HMSA to host 2018 Kaimana Awards luncheon

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:46:27 GMT

    HMSA will recognize nine schools and award scholarships to 16 high school seniors for excellence in academics, athletics, community service, healthy activities, and sportsmanship. 

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    HMSA will recognize nine schools and award scholarships to 16 high school seniors for excellence in academics, athletics, community service, healthy activities, and sportsmanship. 

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  • NWS meteorologist describes the effects of vog and ashfall on the Big Island

    NWS meteorologist describes the effects of vog and ashfall on the Big Island

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:43:07 GMT

    Bob Ballard from the national weather service joins us now to discuss vog and ashfall from the volcano on the Big Island...

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    Bob Ballard from the national weather service joins us now to discuss vog and ashfall from the volcano on the Big Island...

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  • Reyn Spooner offers discount and ideas for Father's Day

    Reyn Spooner offers discount and ideas for Father's Day

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:34:54 GMT

    There are only a few days before Fathers Day on June 17. Reyn Spooner is offering some ideas and a discount for shoppers. 

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    There are only a few days before Fathers Day on June 17. Reyn Spooner is offering some ideas and a discount for shoppers. 

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  • Business Report: State taxes and the economy

    Business Report: State taxes and the economy

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-06-12 20:23:58 GMT
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    In this edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics --  an update on state taxes and the state economy. 

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    In this edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics --  an update on state taxes and the state economy. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: How much life insurance do you need?

    SmartMoney Monday: How much life insurance do you need?

    Monday, June 11 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-06-11 21:55:15 GMT

    Lately, we've been learning about life insurance and how important it is for every family.

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    Lately, we've been learning about life insurance and how important it is for every family.

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  • Unmask impostors at AARP anti-fraud workshops

    Unmask impostors at AARP anti-fraud workshops

    Monday, June 11 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-06-11 21:54:23 GMT

    An annoying screen pops up on your computer telling you to call tech support. A familiar voice calls saying, “Grandma, I need help.” Someone says they are from the police or IRS and threatens you with arrest, unless you pay back taxes. These are versions of the most-reported scam in the United States...

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    An annoying screen pops up on your computer telling you to call tech support. A familiar voice calls saying, “Grandma, I need help.” Someone says they are from the police or IRS and threatens you with arrest, unless you pay back taxes. These are versions of the most-reported scam in the United States...

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  • 'Ready to Learn' school supply drive to help at-risk students

    'Ready to Learn' school supply drive to help at-risk students

    Monday, June 11 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-06-11 21:52:12 GMT

    Ready to Learn (RTL), a program at Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH), will run its annual school supply drive for at-risk students from June 1 to July 31, 2018. 

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    Ready to Learn (RTL), a program at Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH), will run its annual school supply drive for at-risk students from June 1 to July 31, 2018. 

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  • New York Times journalist writes memoir 'Love, Africa'

    New York Times journalist writes memoir 'Love, Africa'

    Monday, June 11 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-06-11 21:49:58 GMT

    Jeffrey Gettleman is the South Asia Bureau Chief at the New York Times.  He's discussing his work today at the East-West Center at noon.  He's also ...

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    Jeffrey Gettleman is the South Asia Bureau Chief at the New York Times.  He's discussing his work today at the East-West Center at noon.  He's also ...

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  • Ever wanted to learn how to use a sword? Here's your chance

    Ever wanted to learn how to use a sword? Here's your chance

    Friday, June 8 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-06-08 22:15:44 GMT

    Want to start the path of the sword?  Have you ever wanted to be a Musketeer, Gallant Knight, or Jedi?  Our sword sampler workshop held at Power Yoga Hawaii on 6/24 will introduce you to a variety of sword arts.  We have plenty of weapons and safety gear to get you started...

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    Want to start the path of the sword?  Have you ever wanted to be a Musketeer, Gallant Knight, or Jedi?  Our sword sampler workshop held at Power Yoga Hawaii on 6/24 will introduce you to a variety of sword arts.  We have plenty of weapons and safety gear to get you started...

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  • Kalua Pig Festival Features Free Evening Concert by Maunalua

    Kalua Pig Festival Features Free Evening Concert by Maunalua

    Friday, June 8 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-06-08 20:49:25 GMT
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    Kalaeloa has increasingly become a center of family-friendly activities, drawing people from across the island who love activities like airsoft, bowling and ziplining. To celebrate, the first Kalaeloa Play Day – hosted and sponsored by Hunt Companies – will be held on Sunday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m...

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    Kalaeloa has increasingly become a center of family-friendly activities, drawing people from across the island who love activities like airsoft, bowling and ziplining. To celebrate, the first Kalaeloa Play Day – hosted and sponsored by Hunt Companies – will be held on Sunday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m...

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  • Business Report: How big is the gig economy?

    Friday, June 8 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-08 20:43:15 GMT
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    For two years economists have told us that the future of employment is the gig economy, where many of us are idle until our smart phone summons us to take an assignment. Like a musician or an Uber driver.  Two years ago economists from Harvard and Princeton said the gig economy accounted for almost...

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    For two years economists have told us that the future of employment is the gig economy, where many of us are idle until our smart phone summons us to take an assignment. Like a musician or an Uber driver.  Two years ago economists from Harvard and Princeton said the gig economy accounted for almost...

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  • Plant Cam

    Plant Cam

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:18:26 GMT
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    The department of land and natural resources has set up a sophisticated monitoring system to keep a close eye on a rare plant in the Waianae mountains...

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    The department of land and natural resources has set up a sophisticated monitoring system to keep a close eye on a rare plant in the Waianae mountains...

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  • Sea Life Park celebrates its last concert of the Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series

    Sea Life Park celebrates its last concert of the Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:10:20 GMT
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    Sea Life Park Hawai’i announces an exciting new season of its Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series for 2018. The stellar three-concert lineup will showcase celebrated local musicians and the beauty of the Makapu`u Meadows, with Saturday shows set for April 14, May 12 and June 9.   “We’re delighted...

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    Sea Life Park Hawai’i announces an exciting new season of its Makapu`u Twilight Concert Series for 2018. The stellar three-concert lineup will showcase celebrated local musicians and the beauty of the Makapu`u Meadows, with Saturday shows set for April 14, May 12 and June 9.   “We’re delighted...

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  • Aaron & Jordan Kandell, writers of ADRIFT

    Aaron & Jordan Kandell, writers of ADRIFT

    Thursday, June 7 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-07 20:04:28 GMT
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    Twin brothers Aaron & Jordan Kandell co-wrote Disney's hit movie Moana. In this weekends box office, of the three new wide releases in North America,  their lost-at-sea adventure Adrift registered strongest, making $11.6 million. Born and raised in Hawaii, Aaron and Jordan Kandell grew up surfing...

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    Twin brothers Aaron & Jordan Kandell co-wrote Disney's hit movie Moana. In this weekends box office, of the three new wide releases in North America,  their lost-at-sea adventure Adrift registered strongest, making $11.6 million. Born and raised in Hawaii, Aaron and Jordan Kandell grew up surfing...

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  • Business Report: Pending home sales on Oahu. What are the price points?

    Business Report: Pending home sales on Oahu. What are the price points?

    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:54:18 GMT
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    Usually I just give one price, the median price. On Oahu the house median is currently 778. Half the houses sell for more, half for less, than 778. But let’s drill down deeper. OAHU PENDING SALES $550,000 and below – 520 $550,000-$650,000 – 611 $650,000-800,000 – 1,148 $800,000-$1.1 million...

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    Usually I just give one price, the median price. On Oahu the house median is currently 778. Half the houses sell for more, half for less, than 778. But let’s drill down deeper. OAHU PENDING SALES $550,000 and below – 520 $550,000-$650,000 – 611 $650,000-800,000 – 1,148 $800,000-$1.1 million...

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  • Kitchen Creations: Lokoea Farms in Haleiwa

    Kitchen Creations: Lokoea Farms in Haleiwa

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:59:15 GMT
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    Time for Kitchen Creations with chef Ronnie Nasuti from Tiki's Grill and Bar. Today we're cooking with ingredients from Lokoea Farms in Haleiwa...

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    Time for Kitchen Creations with chef Ronnie Nasuti from Tiki's Grill and Bar. Today we're cooking with ingredients from Lokoea Farms in Haleiwa...

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  • New breast cancer study

    New breast cancer study

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:53:02 GMT
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    Thousands of breast cancer patients may be able to avoid chemotherapy, thanks to a new study. Dr. Jeffrey Berenberg was instrumental in one of the studies involving Hawaii patients...

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    Thousands of breast cancer patients may be able to avoid chemotherapy, thanks to a new study. Dr. Jeffrey Berenberg was instrumental in one of the studies involving Hawaii patients...

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  • 16th Annual Hawaii Small Business Forum

    16th Annual Hawaii Small Business Forum

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:47:56 GMT
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    The MBDA Business Center Honolulu, located at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, will co-host its 16th Annual Hawaii Small Business Forum on June 12th at the Honolulu Country Club.  The Forum brings together representatives from various federal agencies to discuss contracting opportunities...

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    The MBDA Business Center Honolulu, located at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, will co-host its 16th Annual Hawaii Small Business Forum on June 12th at the Honolulu Country Club.  The Forum brings together representatives from various federal agencies to discuss contracting opportunities...

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  • American Cancer Society - Mission: HPV Cancer Free

    American Cancer Society - Mission: HPV Cancer Free

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:39:00 GMT
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    As the leading global cancer fighting organization, the American Cancer Society (ACS) is embarking on a public health campaign, Mission: HPV Cancer Free, launching this week, June 4-8. The campaign goals are: 1) to increase HPV vaccination rates for preteens to 80% by 2026; 2) eliminate gender...

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    As the leading global cancer fighting organization, the American Cancer Society (ACS) is embarking on a public health campaign, Mission: HPV Cancer Free, launching this week, June 4-8. The campaign goals are: 1) to increase HPV vaccination rates for preteens to 80% by 2026; 2) eliminate gender...

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  • Trending - tricky statistic, mean obit and the story behind a viral picture

    Trending - tricky statistic, mean obit and the story behind a viral picture

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:38:26 GMT
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    Howard Dicus said that the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics has an interesting NEW statistic. But it's not quite as interesting as it may at first seem. There are now 6.4 million Americans counted as unemployed – and 6.7 million job openings. That's more job openings than unemployed, for the first time ever. Unemployment has been falling for years. But millions have been dropping out of the work force. Washington doesn't count them as unemployed. Not Obama's fa...More >>
    Howard Dicus said that the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics has an interesting NEW statistic. But it's not quite as interesting as it may at first seem. There are now 6.4 million Americans counted as unemployed – and 6.7 million job openings. That's more job openings than unemployed, for the first time ever. Unemployment has been falling for years. But millions have been dropping out of the work force. Washington doesn't count them as unemployed. Not Obama's fa...More >>
  • Business Report: New information on Big Island tourism cutbacks

    Business Report: New information on Big Island tourism cutbacks

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-06-06 19:32:41 GMT
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    This morning I have new guidance from the hotel industry, which reminds us that whenever you say something is UP you should also say "compared to what?" + Airlift is STILL almost 20% higher than last year. + Hotel occupancy is higher than last year – mid- to high-70's. + But they projected more...

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    This morning I have new guidance from the hotel industry, which reminds us that whenever you say something is UP you should also say "compared to what?" + Airlift is STILL almost 20% higher than last year. + Hotel occupancy is higher than last year – mid- to high-70's. + But they projected more...

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  • Business Report: What's really happening to tourism after the floods and the lava

    Business Report: What's really happening to tourism after the floods and the lava

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-06-05 21:07:25 GMT
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    Arrivals by air are calculated by state economists based on the mandatory agriculture forms. That's a larger sample size than most polls. And the data show significantly more people flying here this spring than last. But to double check, I took a look at daily arrivals counts going back several weeks, broken down...

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    Arrivals by air are calculated by state economists based on the mandatory agriculture forms. That's a larger sample size than most polls. And the data show significantly more people flying here this spring than last. But to double check, I took a look at daily arrivals counts going back several weeks, broken down...

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  • Trending - 8 year old boy helps elderly stranger, Disney makes fun of itself and Dan's really boring video of an octopus

    Trending - 8 year old boy helps elderly stranger, Disney makes fun of itself and Dan's really boring video of an octopus

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-05 20:13:33 GMT
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    For Howard Dicus' trending story, he said that the president canceled a White House meeting with the Philadelphia Eagles after learning many team members weren't coming. Those who DID plan to go, found out about the cancellation from the media. Trump tweeted that the players disagreed with his insistence that they stand for the National Anthem. But no Eagles player took a knee during the season. Former Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith, now with the Carolina Panthe...More >>
    For Howard Dicus' trending story, he said that the president canceled a White House meeting with the Philadelphia Eagles after learning many team members weren't coming. Those who DID plan to go, found out about the cancellation from the media. Trump tweeted that the players disagreed with his insistence that they stand for the National Anthem. But no Eagles player took a knee during the season. Former Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith, now with the Carolina Panthe...More >>
  • 2018 Miss Hawaii Penelope Ng Pack

    2018 Miss Hawaii Penelope Ng Pack

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-06-05 19:19:12 GMT

    There were lots of laughter, smiles, cheering, determination and tears this past Saturday night at the Hawaii Theatre.  At the end, Penelope Ng Pak was crowned Miss Hawaii 2018. She was crowned on stage by Miss Hawaii 2017 Katheryn Teruya and capped off a fun-filled but competitive evening...

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    There were lots of laughter, smiles, cheering, determination and tears this past Saturday night at the Hawaii Theatre.  At the end, Penelope Ng Pak was crowned Miss Hawaii 2018. She was crowned on stage by Miss Hawaii 2017 Katheryn Teruya and capped off a fun-filled but competitive evening...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Life Insurance

    SmartMoney Monday: Life Insurance

    Monday, June 4 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-06-04 20:20:20 GMT
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    There are so many kinds of life insurance: term, whole life, universal life, variable life. Where does a person start? For today's SmartMoney Monday, we're continuing our discussions about a very important topic: life insurance. Let's start with the basics. The most basic life insurance is called term, because...

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    There are so many kinds of life insurance: term, whole life, universal life, variable life. Where does a person start? For today's SmartMoney Monday, we're continuing our discussions about a very important topic: life insurance. Let's start with the basics. The most basic life insurance is called term, because...

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  • Eddie Flores Real Estate Lifetime Achievement Award for Hawaii Business Magazine

    Eddie Flores Real Estate Lifetime Achievement Award for Hawaii Business Magazine

    Monday, June 4 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-04 20:13:00 GMT
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    Many people make the common mistake of thinking that Eddie Flores, Jr.’s first business was L & L Drive-In, but real estate is where it all began for the 71-year-old As a  high school student from a poor family, he did a book report on “How I Turned $1,000 into a Million in Real Estate in My Spare Time,” which inspired his entrepreneurialism. Today, Flores has a long list of awards and accolades in the real estate industry. He was the first A...More >>
    Many people make the common mistake of thinking that Eddie Flores, Jr.’s first business was L & L Drive-In, but real estate is where it all began for the 71-year-old As a  high school student from a poor family, he did a book report on “How I Turned $1,000 into a Million in Real Estate in My Spare Time,” which inspired his entrepreneurialism. Today, Flores has a long list of awards and accolades in the real estate industry. He was the first A...More >>
  • Business Report: A new way to consider international visitor traffic

    Business Report: A new way to consider international visitor traffic

    Monday, June 4 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-06-04 19:55:11 GMT

    For every person here from New Zealand we get: •       2 from South Korea. •       4 from Australia. •       6 from Canada...

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    For every person here from New Zealand we get: •       2 from South Korea. •       4 from Australia. •       6 from Canada...

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  • UH Volleyball Coach Robyn Ah Mow Talks 2018 Schedule

    UH Volleyball Coach Robyn Ah Mow Talks 2018 Schedule

    Monday, June 4 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-06-04 18:49:36 GMT

    Rainbow Wahine volleyball head coach Robyn Ah Mow joined us on Sunrise this morning along with Director of Volleyball Operations Aven Lee. They commented on the 2018 schedule which features UCLA in the first weekend. They also have youth camps coming up for keiki who are interested. For more information, click HERE. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    Rainbow Wahine volleyball head coach Robyn Ah Mow joined us on Sunrise this morning along with Director of Volleyball Operations Aven Lee. They commented on the 2018 schedule which features UCLA in the first weekend. They also have youth camps coming up for keiki who are interested. For more information, click HERE. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Carol Nagano

    Kupuna Achievers: Carol Nagano

    Friday, June 1 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-06-02 02:47:20 GMT

    Auntie Carol Nagano braids together meaningful relationships that brings joy to the community. Giving back through beautifully crafted handmade pieces, "We have kind of a motto... Moilili Senior Center... where trash blossoms into treasure" "it is such a joy seeing all of these seniors create something...

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    Auntie Carol Nagano braids together meaningful relationships that brings joy to the community. Giving back through beautifully crafted handmade pieces, "We have kind of a motto... Moilili Senior Center... where trash blossoms into treasure" "it is such a joy seeing all of these seniors create something...

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  • Sunrise on the Road: Kaanapali

    Sunrise on the Road: Kaanapali

    Friday, June 1 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-06-01 21:34:07 GMT

    Sunrise went "On the Road" this morning to Kaanapali Maui. Our anchors talked to athletes preparing for the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout. But they also touched on important issues like new development and road work being done on Honoapiilani Highway. Oh yeah and they had some food. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    Sunrise went "On the Road" this morning to Kaanapali Maui. Our anchors talked to athletes preparing for the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout. But they also touched on important issues like new development and road work being done on Honoapiilani Highway. Oh yeah and they had some food. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Huli

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Huli

    Friday, June 1 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-01 19:31:05 GMT
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    Aloha ?Aina ho?i kakou, ?o Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua ?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Huli". Let?s try that together, "huli". A ?o ia!. Huli can mean to turn over, or change as an opinion. Huli also means to search and seek. There is a saying; "Huli ka lima i luna, pololi ka ?opu...

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    Aloha ?Aina ho?i kakou, ?o Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua ?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Huli". Let?s try that together, "huli". A ?o ia!. Huli can mean to turn over, or change as an opinion. Huli also means to search and seek. There is a saying; "Huli ka lima i luna, pololi ka ?opu...

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  • Business Report: 6/1/18

    Business Report: 6/1/18

    Friday, June 1 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-06-01 19:26:33 GMT
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    A new UH report says neither flood nor lava nor toxic gas can stay the economy from its continued expansion. Visitor arrivals remain up, air capacity remains expansive, and a labor shortage means most people are working and raises are starting to outpace inflation. UHERO predicts 1.2% job growth on Oahu...

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    A new UH report says neither flood nor lava nor toxic gas can stay the economy from its continued expansion. Visitor arrivals remain up, air capacity remains expansive, and a labor shortage means most people are working and raises are starting to outpace inflation. UHERO predicts 1.2% job growth on Oahu...

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  • 3rd Annual Honolulu BBQ Festival at Hilton Hawaiian Village brings a taste of the American South to the shores of Waikiki

    3rd Annual Honolulu BBQ Festival at Hilton Hawaiian Village brings a taste of the American South to the shores of Waikiki

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:55:13 GMT

    Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort hosts the return of the Honolulu BBQ Festival on Saturday, June 2, 2018. The event brings a taste of the American South to Waikiki Beach for an unforgettable evening of savory barbecue and performances by Hawaii’s award-winning artists and country music headliner...

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    Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort hosts the return of the Honolulu BBQ Festival on Saturday, June 2, 2018. The event brings a taste of the American South to Waikiki Beach for an unforgettable evening of savory barbecue and performances by Hawaii’s award-winning artists and country music headliner...

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  • Reproductive Freedom: Policy Trends Affecting Our Rights in Hawai‘i and the Nation

    Reproductive Freedom: Policy Trends Affecting Our Rights in Hawai‘i and the Nation

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:47:18 GMT

    Abortion bans. Attacks on access to birth control. Cruel efforts to prevent immigrants from seeking reproductive health care. Women’s health and reproductive freedom are under siege and are an important topic in Hawai‘i and across the country. A free, public discussion on current policy trends in reproductive rights...

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    Abortion bans. Attacks on access to birth control. Cruel efforts to prevent immigrants from seeking reproductive health care. Women’s health and reproductive freedom are under siege and are an important topic in Hawai‘i and across the country. A free, public discussion on current policy trends in reproductive rights...

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  • Business Report: An updated list of where we get our visitors

    Business Report: An updated list of where we get our visitors

    Thursday, May 31 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-31 20:35:11 GMT
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    These figures are based on the state census of scheduled seats for the month of June. LAX 813,000 All Japan 538,000 Bay Area 601,000  SeaTac 245,000 The next several airports send 100,000 seats a month or more. PHX 124,000 DFW 116,000 SDO 105,000 All Australia 97,000 And that brings...

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    These figures are based on the state census of scheduled seats for the month of June. LAX 813,000 All Japan 538,000 Bay Area 601,000  SeaTac 245,000 The next several airports send 100,000 seats a month or more. PHX 124,000 DFW 116,000 SDO 105,000 All Australia 97,000 And that brings...

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  • 7th annual Nijikai slated to be exciting night for foodies

    7th annual Nijikai slated to be exciting night for foodies

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-05-30 19:37:13 GMT

    Eleven different restaurants will take part in the 11th annual Nijikai festival this week. 

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    Eleven different restaurants will take part in the 11th annual Nijikai festival this week. 

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  • Flight Adventures comes to the Pacific Aviation Museum

    Flight Adventures comes to the Pacific Aviation Museum

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-05-30 19:28:14 GMT

    The Pacific Aviation Museum is hosting their family favorite Biggest Little Airshow, which is now called Flight Adventures. 

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    The Pacific Aviation Museum is hosting their family favorite Biggest Little Airshow, which is now called Flight Adventures. 

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  • Geek Beat: Facebook and Politics, Alexa Privacy

    Geek Beat: Facebook and Politics, Alexa Privacy

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-05-30 19:17:00 GMT

    Facebook has put in place new verification requirements for political advertisements. 

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    Facebook has put in place new verification requirements for political advertisements. 

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  • Business Report: Professions with the largest pay raise

    Business Report: Professions with the largest pay raise

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-05-29 21:18:40 GMT
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    In this edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics, Howard dives into professions with the largest pay raise. This is a national ranking for financial advisers, bank tellers, attorneys, truck drivers, web developers and cashiers. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    In this edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics, Howard dives into professions with the largest pay raise. This is a national ranking for financial advisers, bank tellers, attorneys, truck drivers, web developers and cashiers. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Love local Hawaiian fashion? MAMo may be the show for you

    Love local Hawaiian fashion? MAMo may be the show for you

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-05-29 20:37:31 GMT
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    It's time for the MAMo wearable art show where local designers showcase their Hawaiian fashions. You can check out the trends with hosts Robert Cazimero and kumu Vicky Holt Takamine.  It's happening Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the Tapa Ballroom, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. If you buy tickets before midnight tonight (May 29, 2018), you can get them at a discounted price. For more information and for tickets, go to paifoundation.org. Prices start at $39. Below is a l...More >>
    It's time for the MAMo wearable art show where local designers showcase their Hawaiian fashions. You can check out the trends with hosts Robert Cazimero and kumu Vicky Holt Takamine.  It's happening Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the Tapa Ballroom, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. If you buy tickets before midnight tonight (May 29, 2018), you can get them at a discounted price. For more information and for tickets, go to paifoundation.org. Prices start at $39. Below is a l...More >>
  • Entertainment: World of Dance, Box Office, Jason Momoa & The Rock

    Entertainment: World of Dance, Box Office, Jason Momoa & The Rock

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-05-29 18:42:30 GMT
    Keep an eye out for a Hawaii hip hop team in Season Two of NBC's World of Dance."   They're called the "RASCALS."  The Hip Hop group is from Waipahu and has ties to the Hypersquad Dance Company.  They'll be competing for $1 million dollars! The competition series is led by superstars Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough and NE-YO and host Jenna Dewan. The show premieres right here at 9 o'clock tonight on KHNL. Entertainment: World of Dance, Box Office, Jason Momo...More >>
    Keep an eye out for a Hawaii hip hop team in Season Two of NBC's World of Dance."   They're called the "RASCALS."  The Hip Hop group is from Waipahu and has ties to the Hypersquad Dance Company.  They'll be competing for $1 million dollars! The competition series is led by superstars Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough and NE-YO and host Jenna Dewan. The show premieres right here at 9 o'clock tonight on KHNL. Entertainment: World of Dance, Box Office, Jason Momo...More >>
  • Entertainment: Aulii Cravalho, The Rock, Solo Star Wars and Royal Honeymoon

    Entertainment: Aulii Cravalho, The Rock, Solo Star Wars and Royal Honeymoon

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-05-28 19:36:21 GMT
    Congratulations to Kamehameha Schools, Class of 2018. There was one noticable graduate was absent and missing home, missing being with her friends and classmates.  Aulii Cravahlo has been busy with the NBC TV Show "RISE".  She posted "#Classof2018, Wish I were there..."  One of the next items on her calendar will be coming home for the premiere of "Moana" being released in 'Olelo Hawai'i! "The Rock" Dwayne Johnson is back in the ...More >>
    Congratulations to Kamehameha Schools, Class of 2018. There was one noticable graduate was absent and missing home, missing being with her friends and classmates.  Aulii Cravahlo has been busy with the NBC TV Show "RISE".  She posted "#Classof2018, Wish I were there..."  One of the next items on her calendar will be coming home for the premiere of "Moana" being released in 'Olelo Hawai'i! "The Rock" Dwayne Johnson is back in the ...More >>
  • Sunrise: How Was Your Weekend?

    Sunrise: How Was Your Weekend?

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-05-28 19:27:31 GMT
    Grace Lee mentioned that she had a hot date on Saturday night. Icy hot. She has been dealing with major neck pain from sleeping wrong. She says "It's been a week and a half, so I pulled out the big guns with both icy hot cream and a patch. And since my mobility was limited...I didn't do a whole lot." She stayed in to read "Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II." by Liza Mundy. According to the author, most of the informat...More >>
    Grace Lee mentioned that she had a hot date on Saturday night. Icy hot. She has been dealing with major neck pain from sleeping wrong. She says "It's been a week and a half, so I pulled out the big guns with both icy hot cream and a patch. And since my mobility was limited...I didn't do a whole lot." She stayed in to read "Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II." by Liza Mundy. According to the author, most of the informat...More >>
  • The Fifth Annual West Oahu Pet Walk

    The Fifth Annual West Oahu Pet Walk

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:24 PM EDT2018-05-28 19:24:44 GMT

    Enjoy a cool evening on the West Side to help end pet overpopulation and reduce euthanasia of animals on Oahu at the fifth annual West Oahu Pet Walk! The only lighted pet walk in the state: participating pups receive lighted LED collars for the evening walk, which starts at 7 p.m. There will be featured “bites” for humans along the route, with pupus provided by California Pizza Kitchen, Buffalo Wild Wings, Hoakalei Country Club, Ernie Martin for Congress, and Applebees. R...

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    Enjoy a cool evening on the West Side to help end pet overpopulation and reduce euthanasia of animals on Oahu at the fifth annual West Oahu Pet Walk! The only lighted pet walk in the state: participating pups receive lighted LED collars for the evening walk, which starts at 7 p.m. There will be featured “bites” for humans along the route, with pupus provided by California Pizza Kitchen, Buffalo Wild Wings, Hoakalei Country Club, Ernie Martin for Congress, and Applebees. R...

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  • Leahi Swim School Turns 45 – Celebrates 45th Summer of Teaching Swimming in Hawaii

    Leahi Swim School Turns 45 – Celebrates 45th Summer of Teaching Swimming in Hawaii

    Monday, May 28 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-05-28 18:20:01 GMT
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    Summer is just around the corner, which means lots of time at the pool and beach.  This summer marks the 45th anniversary of Leahi Swim School, which was started by local girl, Lori Komer, in 1974. This family-owned business has grown over the years into a household name for swimming and water safety, not just in Hawaii, but in the national swimming community. Leahi Swim School has grown to three locations: Saint Francis School in Honolulu, Momilani Community Center in Pearl...More >>
    Summer is just around the corner, which means lots of time at the pool and beach.  This summer marks the 45th anniversary of Leahi Swim School, which was started by local girl, Lori Komer, in 1974. This family-owned business has grown over the years into a household name for swimming and water safety, not just in Hawaii, but in the national swimming community. Leahi Swim School has grown to three locations: Saint Francis School in Honolulu, Momilani Community Center in Pearl...More >>
  • Business Report: The new state economic forecast

    Business Report: The new state economic forecast

    Monday, May 28 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-05-28 17:06:32 GMT

    Visitors 9,383,000 +6% to 9,949,000 Visitor spending $16.9 billion +6% to $18.3 billion Personal income +3.1% (2017) to +4% (1028) Non-farm jobs 653,000 +1.2% to 660,000 Honolulu CPU (1984=100) 272 +2.6% to 279 You need $70,000 today for what $25,000 bought in 1984. Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.

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    Visitors 9,383,000 +6% to 9,949,000 Visitor spending $16.9 billion +6% to $18.3 billion Personal income +3.1% (2017) to +4% (1028) Non-farm jobs 653,000 +1.2% to 660,000 Honolulu CPU (1984=100) 272 +2.6% to 279 You need $70,000 today for what $25,000 bought in 1984. Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Life Insurance

    Monday, May 28 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-05-28 16:25:32 GMT
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    In this week's SmartMoney Monday, we're going to discuss a really important component of your financial plan that can help families protect their loved ones: life insurance. We all know none of us are going to live forever. That's why life insurance is a really powerful tool that people can use to financially...

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    In this week's SmartMoney Monday, we're going to discuss a really important component of your financial plan that can help families protect their loved ones: life insurance. We all know none of us are going to live forever. That's why life insurance is a really powerful tool that people can use to financially...

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  • Oahu SPCA Fourth Annual Fundraiser Casino Carnival

    Oahu SPCA Fourth Annual Fundraiser Casino Carnival

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:54:49 GMT
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    The O’ahu Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (O’ahu SPCA) presents, “Casino Carnival Night” on Sunday June 10, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm.   Guests will enjoy a festive party featuring wine tasting, cruelty free dining, casino themed games, auctions and entertainment.  100% of the proceeds...

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    The O’ahu Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (O’ahu SPCA) presents, “Casino Carnival Night” on Sunday June 10, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm.   Guests will enjoy a festive party featuring wine tasting, cruelty free dining, casino themed games, auctions and entertainment.  100% of the proceeds...

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  • Proper Ride Shop – Summer Skateboarding Camps

    Proper Ride Shop – Summer Skateboarding Camps

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:48:56 GMT
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    Proper Ride Shop is Hawaii’s premier full-service skateboarding park and youth development training facility for kids ages 5 to 17 years old. We cater to all skill levels of skateboarding with top of the line obstacles, equipment and audio technology. Our main focus is on proper and safe riding techniques...

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    Proper Ride Shop is Hawaii’s premier full-service skateboarding park and youth development training facility for kids ages 5 to 17 years old. We cater to all skill levels of skateboarding with top of the line obstacles, equipment and audio technology. Our main focus is on proper and safe riding techniques...

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  • Ward Villages master plan

    Ward Villages master plan

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:44:00 GMT
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    Ward Village, already an award-winning community, is going to get even better (note: Architectural Digest named Ward Village “Best Planned Community in the U.S.” last summer Since his arrival earlier this year, new WV president, Simon Treacy, (a leader w/deep global real estate experience...

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    Ward Village, already an award-winning community, is going to get even better (note: Architectural Digest named Ward Village “Best Planned Community in the U.S.” last summer Since his arrival earlier this year, new WV president, Simon Treacy, (a leader w/deep global real estate experience...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Auntie Laurel Bloom-Baum

    Kupuna Achievers: Auntie Laurel Bloom-Baum

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:39:59 GMT
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    Auntie Laurel Bloom-Baum strives to give from her heart, one melody at a time. She plays the violin. And even though she is one musician, she says there is so much power that beats through the room when all of the instruments blend together. "all of the different parts of the orchestra come together...

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    Auntie Laurel Bloom-Baum strives to give from her heart, one melody at a time. She plays the violin. And even though she is one musician, she says there is so much power that beats through the room when all of the instruments blend together. "all of the different parts of the orchestra come together...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Koko

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Koko

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:15:31 GMT
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    ?Ano?ai me ke aloha, ?o Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Koko", e ho?a?o pu kakou makaukau "Koko" a ?oia. The koko is a carrying net, this net was used for hanging ?umeke or calabashes so that you could keep food off the floor and out of the reach...

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    ?Ano?ai me ke aloha, ?o Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Koko", e ho?a?o pu kakou makaukau "Koko" a ?oia. The koko is a carrying net, this net was used for hanging ?umeke or calabashes so that you could keep food off the floor and out of the reach...

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  • What's Trending: Yale graduate, carpool karaoke, Grace Lee's magazine appearance

    What's Trending: Yale graduate, carpool karaoke, Grace Lee's magazine appearance

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:14:51 GMT

    Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Business Report: Hawaii auto sales this year so far

    Business Report: Hawaii auto sales this year so far

    Friday, May 25 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-05-25 20:07:44 GMT
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    HAWAII 1. Toyota 27% 2. Honda 15% 3. Nissan 10% 4. Chevrolet 7% 5. Ford 6% 6. Kia 4% 7. Subaru 3% 8. Lexus 3% 9. Mercedes 3% 10. BMW 2% MAINLAND 1. Toyota 13% 2. Ford 12% 3. Chevrolet 11% 4. Honda 10% 5. Nissan 7% 6. Jeep 6% 7. Subaru 4% 8. GMC 4% 9. Kia 4% 10. Hyundai 3% Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.More >>
    HAWAII 1. Toyota 27% 2. Honda 15% 3. Nissan 10% 4. Chevrolet 7% 5. Ford 6% 6. Kia 4% 7. Subaru 3% 8. Lexus 3% 9. Mercedes 3% 10. BMW 2% MAINLAND 1. Toyota 13% 2. Ford 12% 3. Chevrolet 11% 4. Honda 10% 5. Nissan 7% 6. Jeep 6% 7. Subaru 4% 8. GMC 4% 9. Kia 4% 10. Hyundai 3% Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.More >>
  • Local woman competes on Food Network's Comeback Kitchen

    Local woman competes on Food Network's Comeback Kitchen

    Friday, May 25 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-05-25 19:41:49 GMT
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    From her own kitchen to the bright lights of Food Network, Amy Pottinger thought she had no chance of making it onto the show as a contestant. The stay-at-home mother of two does love her food and is currently calling Hawaii her home. This Sunday, she's one of the chefs competing on the show Comeback Kitchen. Pottinger appeared on Sunrise to cook up some delicious rice noodles, sauteed marinated shrimp and paired that with some fresh vegetables. She said she loves this dish for her f...More >>
    From her own kitchen to the bright lights of Food Network, Amy Pottinger thought she had no chance of making it onto the show as a contestant. The stay-at-home mother of two does love her food and is currently calling Hawaii her home. This Sunday, she's one of the chefs competing on the show Comeback Kitchen. Pottinger appeared on Sunrise to cook up some delicious rice noodles, sauteed marinated shrimp and paired that with some fresh vegetables. She said she loves this dish for her f...More >>
  • 6th Annual GPA Showcase Hawaii

    6th Annual GPA Showcase Hawaii

    Thursday, May 24 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-05-24 21:00:46 GMT

    The 6th annual GPA Showcase Hawaii presented by the Motiv8 Foundation will be held on June 5th and 6th at Kamehameha School-Kapalama...

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    The 6th annual GPA Showcase Hawaii presented by the Motiv8 Foundation will be held on June 5th and 6th at Kamehameha School-Kapalama...

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  • Foodie Fix: Desserts

    Foodie Fix: Desserts

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:55:01 GMT
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    For this week's foodie fix, we focus on desserts. Frolic Hawaii posted 4 local dishes and asked which looks the most delicious. First up from Foodland Farms -  are the mini profiteroles filled with a vanilla bean gelato and topped with a warm chocolate ganache.  Next choice, a custard tart with a shortbread...

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    For this week's foodie fix, we focus on desserts. Frolic Hawaii posted 4 local dishes and asked which looks the most delicious. First up from Foodland Farms -  are the mini profiteroles filled with a vanilla bean gelato and topped with a warm chocolate ganache.  Next choice, a custard tart with a shortbread...

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  • 2 months after historic flooding on Kauai, mayor says 'there's much more to look at'

    2 months after historic flooding on Kauai, mayor says 'there's much more to look at'

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:48:59 GMT
    This March 22 photo shows landslide debris on Kauai's Kuhio Highway after a bout of heavy downpours (Image: Hawaii Department of Transportation)This March 22 photo shows landslide debris on Kauai's Kuhio Highway after a bout of heavy downpours (Image: Hawaii Department of Transportation)

    More than two months after torrential rain pounded Kauai, communities are slowly picking up the pieces and working to clean up the mess left behind. 

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    More than two months after torrential rain pounded Kauai, communities are slowly picking up the pieces and working to clean up the mess left behind. 

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  • Oceanographer Dr. Nathan Becker

    Oceanographer Dr. Nathan Becker

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:45:00 GMT
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    Dr. Nathan Becker is an oceanographer at the pacific tsunami warning center.  He's here to dispel those rumors of a massive tsunami being created by the eruption at Kilauea...

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    Dr. Nathan Becker is an oceanographer at the pacific tsunami warning center.  He's here to dispel those rumors of a massive tsunami being created by the eruption at Kilauea...

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  • Colleges and NFL Players at 6th Annual GPA Showcase Hawaii

    Colleges and NFL Players at 6th Annual GPA Showcase Hawaii

    Thursday, May 24 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-05-24 20:06:59 GMT
    The 6th annual GPA Showcase Hawaii presented by the Motiv8 Foundation will be held on June 5th and 6th at Kamehameha School-Kapalama.   Former NFL player and GPA Showcase co-founder Rich Miano and Ed Nishioka from Motiv8 Foundation join us now to talk about the event.  Watch the interview as Rich Miano tells us how the Showcase differs from a football camp and how their elite coaching staff features 15 former NFL players  Ed Nishioka told us how Marcus Mariota's Motiv...More >>
    The 6th annual GPA Showcase Hawaii presented by the Motiv8 Foundation will be held on June 5th and 6th at Kamehameha School-Kapalama.   Former NFL player and GPA Showcase co-founder Rich Miano and Ed Nishioka from Motiv8 Foundation join us now to talk about the event.  Watch the interview as Rich Miano tells us how the Showcase differs from a football camp and how their elite coaching staff features 15 former NFL players  Ed Nishioka told us how Marcus Mariota's Motiv...More >>
  • Entertainment: Camille Grammer, Willie K, Na Leo Pilimehana and Jungle Cruise!

    Entertainment: Camille Grammer, Willie K, Na Leo Pilimehana and Jungle Cruise!

    Thursday, May 24 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-05-24 19:53:38 GMT

    A reality show star may cancel her Hawaii wedding plans due to the Kilauea eruption.  Camille Grammer has a home here in Hawaii; she calls it "paradise" and the "best place to decompress". 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' actress was planning to marry her fiance David Meyer here in the islands.  But she told US Weekly, "I wanted to to be in Hawaii, but now with this volcano erupting, Kilauea is really exploding.  But right now I'm planning...

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    A reality show star may cancel her Hawaii wedding plans due to the Kilauea eruption.  Camille Grammer has a home here in Hawaii; she calls it "paradise" and the "best place to decompress". 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' actress was planning to marry her fiance David Meyer here in the islands.  But she told US Weekly, "I wanted to to be in Hawaii, but now with this volcano erupting, Kilauea is really exploding.  But right now I'm planning...

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Stroke Awareness Month

    Healthier Hawaii: Stroke Awareness Month

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-05-23 21:06:28 GMT
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    Every 40 seconds, someone, somewhere in the United States, suffers a stroke. According to the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA), stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and the leading cause of adult disability in the U.S., with nearly 800,000 people suffering...

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    Every 40 seconds, someone, somewhere in the United States, suffers a stroke. According to the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA), stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and the leading cause of adult disability in the U.S., with nearly 800,000 people suffering...

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  • Wind Project

    Wind Project

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:59:55 GMT
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    State officials clear a new wind power project above Kahuku. Mike Cutbirth...

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    State officials clear a new wind power project above Kahuku. Mike Cutbirth...

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  • Business Report: Cities with the most millionaires

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:53:57 GMT
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    Kiplinger listed the most millionaires per capita. And there's the list. 1. Suburban New York (Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk.) 2. Silicon Valley (San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara.) 3. Washington D.C. 4. Lexington Park, Md. (two hours out of D.C.) 5. San Francisco. 6. Barnstable, Mass., on the Cape Cod peninsula...

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    Kiplinger listed the most millionaires per capita. And there's the list. 1. Suburban New York (Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk.) 2. Silicon Valley (San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara.) 3. Washington D.C. 4. Lexington Park, Md. (two hours out of D.C.) 5. San Francisco. 6. Barnstable, Mass., on the Cape Cod peninsula...

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  • Eruption Questions: What's the current situation of magma at Kilauea right now?

    Eruption Questions: What's the current situation of magma at Kilauea right now?

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:58:26 GMT
    There are a lot of questions about the current eruption in lower Puna, and the experts at USGS are trying to answer them.      Here's a common question: What's the current situation of magma at Kilauea right now? As we've been telling you - levels from the lava lake have significantly dropped. That lava is now traveling underground ... within the East Rift Zone in Leilani Estates.        Experts say - this pattern is similar to the eruptions in 1955...More >>
    There are a lot of questions about the current eruption in lower Puna, and the experts at USGS are trying to answer them.      Here's a common question: What's the current situation of magma at Kilauea right now? As we've been telling you - levels from the lava lake have significantly dropped. That lava is now traveling underground ... within the East Rift Zone in Leilani Estates.        Experts say - this pattern is similar to the eruptions in 1955...More >>
  • Eruption Questions: Did they know this was going to happen?

    Eruption Questions: Did they know this was going to happen?

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:49:58 GMT
    There are a lot of questions about the current eruption in lower Puna, and the experts at USGS are trying to answer them. Here's one of the most common inquiries: Did they know this eruption was going to happen?      The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory did issue notices on April 17th and May 1st; saying an East Rift Zone eruption was possible. The first fissure broke ground on May 3rd.  Scientists track earthquakes at volcanoes because that's one way that lets them ...More >>
    There are a lot of questions about the current eruption in lower Puna, and the experts at USGS are trying to answer them. Here's one of the most common inquiries: Did they know this eruption was going to happen?      The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory did issue notices on April 17th and May 1st; saying an East Rift Zone eruption was possible. The first fissure broke ground on May 3rd.  Scientists track earthquakes at volcanoes because that's one way that lets them ...More >>
  • Dream Expert: What do my dreams mean?

    Dream Expert: What do my dreams mean?

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:48:20 GMT

    A dream experts deconstructs and breaks down what symbols in dreams may mean in dreams sent in by viewers. 

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    A dream experts deconstructs and breaks down what symbols in dreams may mean in dreams sent in by viewers. 

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  • Trending- primary results, The Voice spoiler and car chase gone awry

    Trending- primary results, The Voice spoiler and car chase gone awry

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:41:30 GMT
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    Howard Dicus shared two interesting primary election results for the trending segment. A Georgia state senator, who co-chaired Trump's campaign there, gave up his seat to run for governor, driving around in what he called the Deportation Bus, vowing if elected he would find illegals and send them back where they came from. In the GOP primary he got only 5% of the vote. And in the Republican legislative primaries in Kentucky, the state House majority leader was unseated by a scho...More >>
    Howard Dicus shared two interesting primary election results for the trending segment. A Georgia state senator, who co-chaired Trump's campaign there, gave up his seat to run for governor, driving around in what he called the Deportation Bus, vowing if elected he would find illegals and send them back where they came from. In the GOP primary he got only 5% of the vote. And in the Republican legislative primaries in Kentucky, the state House majority leader was unseated by a scho...More >>
  • Sew a lei for Memorial Day: 38,000 lei needed

    Sew a lei for Memorial Day: 38K lei needed

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:38:58 GMT

    The city has kicked off their campaign encouraging the public to sew a lei for Memorial Day.  

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    The city has kicked off their campaign encouraging the public to sew a lei for Memorial Day.  

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  • State Softball Champion Leilehua Mules Join Sunrise

    State Softball Champion Leilehua Mules Join Sunrise

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-05-23 19:37:19 GMT
    The Leilehua Mules won their first EVER state softball championship earlier this month. They thumped Punahou 14-4 in the championship game despite being unseeded in the tournament. They scored 12.3 runs per game en route to the title. This was also the first year for Leilehua head coach Wendell Au. They joined us this morning on Sunrise. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    The Leilehua Mules won their first EVER state softball championship earlier this month. They thumped Punahou 14-4 in the championship game despite being unseeded in the tournament. They scored 12.3 runs per game en route to the title. This was also the first year for Leilehua head coach Wendell Au. They joined us this morning on Sunrise. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Damien student yodels on Sunrise

    Damien student yodels on Sunrise

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-05-22 21:05:59 GMT
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    Damien Memorial School student Gabriel Somera is a talented musician and singer, winning awards at the 2016 and 2017 Brown Bags to Stardom Competitions.

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    Damien Memorial School student Gabriel Somera is a talented musician and singer, winning awards at the 2016 and 2017 Brown Bags to Stardom Competitions.

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  • Business Report: Iran nuclear deal

    Business Report: Iran nuclear deal

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:53:43 GMT
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    President Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal and has begun new economic sanctions.

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    President Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal and has begun new economic sanctions.

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Crunches

    Sunrise Shape Up: Crunches

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:40:18 GMT
    Today in Sunrise Shape Up we focus on different types of crunches. Bryan Watkins from Unyque Fitness gives us 5 different variations. The following exercise is designed to engage your abs while protecting your spine. these are all great exercises to incorporate into any routine. 1. Standard Floor Crunch - Lie face up with your knees bent with your lower back flat against the floor. Place your hands behind your head to support your neck. Lift your chest until your shoulder blades are...More >>
    Today in Sunrise Shape Up we focus on different types of crunches. Bryan Watkins from Unyque Fitness gives us 5 different variations. The following exercise is designed to engage your abs while protecting your spine. these are all great exercises to incorporate into any routine. 1. Standard Floor Crunch - Lie face up with your knees bent with your lower back flat against the floor. Place your hands behind your head to support your neck. Lift your chest until your shoulder blades are...More >>
  • Hawaiian artist Napua Greig wins big at Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    Hawaiian artist Napua Greig wins big at Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:29:03 GMT
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    Napua Greig added more Na Hoku Hanohano awards to her mantle. The Maui musician and kumu hula joined us on Sunrise after her big win.

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    Napua Greig added more Na Hoku Hanohano awards to her mantle. The Maui musician and kumu hula joined us on Sunrise after her big win.

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  • Kupuna Celebrations: Happy birthday, Christine Harrison!

    Kupuna Celebrations: Happy birthday, Christine Harrison!

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:17:55 GMT

    Time to celebrate our Kupuna.  Christine Harrison of Makawao turned 105 recently.

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    Time to celebrate our Kupuna.  Christine Harrison of Makawao turned 105 recently.

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Keeping your family business in the family

    SmartMoney Monday: Keeping your family business in the family

    Monday, May 21 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-05-21 21:04:39 GMT

    For this week's SmartMoney Monday, we're talking about family businesses and transferring control and ownership to the next generation. Only about one third of family businesses successfully transition to the second generation. So how can family businesses increase the odds of success? There is a five step...

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    For this week's SmartMoney Monday, we're talking about family businesses and transferring control and ownership to the next generation. Only about one third of family businesses successfully transition to the second generation. So how can family businesses increase the odds of success? There is a five step...

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  • Business Report: A closer look at April unemployment across Hawaii

    Business Report: A closer look at April unemployment across Hawaii

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:54:35 GMT
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    April unemployment (and last year) Kauai 1.8 (2.7) Oahu 1.9 (2.2) Molokai 4.8 (5.3) Lanai 2.1 (3.0) Maui Island 1.9 (2.7) Big Island 2.2 (2.9)...

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    April unemployment (and last year) Kauai 1.8 (2.7) Oahu 1.9 (2.2) Molokai 4.8 (5.3) Lanai 2.1 (3.0) Maui Island 1.9 (2.7) Big Island 2.2 (2.9)...

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  • What brought fashion guru Ken Downing back to Hawaii after 20 years

    What brought fashion guru Ken Downing back to Hawaii after 20 years

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:38:39 GMT
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    For 30 years, he has been at the heart of the fashion world, working his way up to the Fashion Director for Neiman Marcus. Ken Downing hobnobs with the Hollywood A-listers and the most sought after names in design. This week, he was in Honolulu gearing up for the 20th anniversary of Neiman at Ala Moana. The last time he was on the islands was when the store opened in 1998. He talked to Sunrise's Grace Lee about what it was like then and now in this two part segment for Beauty and Grac...More >>
    For 30 years, he has been at the heart of the fashion world, working his way up to the Fashion Director for Neiman Marcus. Ken Downing hobnobs with the Hollywood A-listers and the most sought after names in design. This week, he was in Honolulu gearing up for the 20th anniversary of Neiman at Ala Moana. The last time he was on the islands was when the store opened in 1998. He talked to Sunrise's Grace Lee about what it was like then and now in this two part segment for Beauty and Grac...More >>
  • Early Language Learning: The importance of teaching babies language skills

    Early Language Learning: The importance of teaching babies language skills

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:00:57 GMT

    Dr. Robert Titzer is a world renowned infant researcher who has developed a fascinating method of teaching babies written language at the same time they are naturally learning to say and understand words. His Your Baby Can Learn series has been used by more than 1 million families around the world...

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    Dr. Robert Titzer is a world renowned infant researcher who has developed a fascinating method of teaching babies written language at the same time they are naturally learning to say and understand words. His Your Baby Can Learn series has been used by more than 1 million families around the world...

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  • No-Entry zone established for Hawai‘i Electric Light crews in Leilani Estates

    No-Entry zone established for Hawai‘i Electric Light crews in Leilani Estates

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:53:23 GMT

    Hawai‘i Electric Light announced that a portion of Leilani Estates and all of Lanipuna Gardens has been designated as a no-entry zone for its crews.    These areas are hazardous to enter due to continued ground swelling and cracking, sudden fissure activity, and unsafe levels of SO2. Crews were working...

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    Hawai‘i Electric Light announced that a portion of Leilani Estates and all of Lanipuna Gardens has been designated as a no-entry zone for its crews.    These areas are hazardous to enter due to continued ground swelling and cracking, sudden fissure activity, and unsafe levels of SO2. Crews were working...

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  • Business Report: More on America's busiest airports

    Business Report: More on America's busiest airports

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:41:06 GMT
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    Following up on yesterday’s figures, here are the busiest airports, re-ordered by the number of passengers coming in from other countries. I’ll tell you right off the bat Honolulu moves up the ranking to 14th place with 5 million international arrivals last year. JFK is far and away the busiest with 31 million...

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    Following up on yesterday’s figures, here are the busiest airports, re-ordered by the number of passengers coming in from other countries. I’ll tell you right off the bat Honolulu moves up the ranking to 14th place with 5 million international arrivals last year. JFK is far and away the busiest with 31 million...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Malie

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Malie

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:24:51 GMT
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    Welina e na mamo, mai Hawai?i a i Ni?ihau. ?O Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Malie" e ?olelo pu kakou "Malie" a ?o ia. The word malie means to be calm, tranquil, and quiet. Malie can be used to describe how you do things, like to move slowly as in...

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    Welina e na mamo, mai Hawai?i a i Ni?ihau. ?O Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua?olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Malie" e ?olelo pu kakou "Malie" a ?o ia. The word malie means to be calm, tranquil, and quiet. Malie can be used to describe how you do things, like to move slowly as in...

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  • Henry Kapono establishes foundation, Partners with First Hawaiian Bank for CD benefit

    Henry Kapono establishes foundation, Partners with First Hawaiian Bank for CD benefit

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-18 03:06:40 GMT

    Grammy nominated and multiple award-winning entertainer Henry Kapono is pleased to announce the establishment of the Henry Kapono Foundation (HKF). After years of steadfast and enthusiastic support of many local charities in Hawaii, Henry has created an organization whose mission is “to support...

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    Grammy nominated and multiple award-winning entertainer Henry Kapono is pleased to announce the establishment of the Henry Kapono Foundation (HKF). After years of steadfast and enthusiastic support of many local charities in Hawaii, Henry has created an organization whose mission is “to support...

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  • Ohana Matters: How children deal with traumatic events

    Ohana Matters: How children deal with traumatic events

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:05:17 GMT

    Traumatic events can have a significant impact and tremendous effects of children.  With the recent number of natural disasters that have been hitting the islands, how can you recognize when your child's mental health is being affected? In this week's Ohana Matters, Britt Young talks about how children...

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    Traumatic events can have a significant impact and tremendous effects of children.  With the recent number of natural disasters that have been hitting the islands, how can you recognize when your child's mental health is being affected? In this week's Ohana Matters, Britt Young talks about how children...

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  • "The Goodfather" Dives into Life of Larry Mehau

    "The Goodfather" Dives into Life of Larry Mehau

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:03:38 GMT
    In The Goodfather — The Life of Larry Mehau in His Own Words (And A Few Others) Don Chapman investigates whether Mehau is indeed the king of organized crime in Hawaii. Chapman conducted the only one-on-one interviews Mehau ever gave to the media, 16 hours’ worth. Chapman, the former MidWeek editor, also interviews people who were close to Mehau, a man so powerful that four Hawaii ...More >>
    In The Goodfather — The Life of Larry Mehau in His Own Words (And A Few Others) Don Chapman investigates whether Mehau is indeed the king of organized crime in Hawaii. Chapman conducted the only one-on-one interviews Mehau ever gave to the media, 16 hours’ worth. Chapman, the former MidWeek editor, also interviews people who were close to Mehau, a man so powerful that four Hawaii ...More >>
  • Makakilo Girl Battles DIPG, Hopes Her Fight Will Raise Awareness

    Makakilo Girl Battles DIPG, Hopes Her Fight Will Raise Awareness

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:46:25 GMT

    An 11-year-old Makakilo girl is battling a brain tumor called DIPG...or Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma. If you've never heard of it...neither did her family until she got it. As a gymnast, Kaylan Haywood won the state championship for the vault last November. But then in January of this year she went to another meet and could barely perform. "She started, her left side started getting weak," says her mom Michela. "She started dragging her foot. Her arm was ju...

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    An 11-year-old Makakilo girl is battling a brain tumor called DIPG...or Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma. If you've never heard of it...neither did her family until she got it. As a gymnast, Kaylan Haywood won the state championship for the vault last November. But then in January of this year she went to another meet and could barely perform. "She started, her left side started getting weak," says her mom Michela. "She started dragging her foot. Her arm was ju...

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  • Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Halemanu

    Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Halemanu

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:46:13 GMT

    After being behind the scenes working on projects for Oprah Winfrey, Willie Nelson, members of Aerosmith, and others, Maui's Halemanu has released his new album, So the Story Goes. Since its release in January 2018, his album has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards—Island Music Album...

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    After being behind the scenes working on projects for Oprah Winfrey, Willie Nelson, members of Aerosmith, and others, Maui's Halemanu has released his new album, So the Story Goes. Since its release in January 2018, his album has been nominated for two Na Hoku Hanohano awards—Island Music Album...

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  • Business Report: Illustrated Economics

    Business Report: Illustrated Economics

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:38:48 GMT
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    Honolulu airport handles almost 10 million passengers a year - 26th busiest in the U.S. - busier than San Diego or Pittsburgh or New Orleans. But how does that compare with the biggest airports? Let's take a look... and let's compare the newest figures, from last year, with 10 years before. This list is...

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    Honolulu airport handles almost 10 million passengers a year - 26th busiest in the U.S. - busier than San Diego or Pittsburgh or New Orleans. But how does that compare with the biggest airports? Let's take a look... and let's compare the newest figures, from last year, with 10 years before. This list is...

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  • 'Le Radici,' a new Italian restaurant, to open in Honolulu

    'Le Radici,' a new Italian restaurant, to open in Honolulu

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:07:30 GMT
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    New Italian restaurant is set to open in Honolulu.  

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    New Italian restaurant is set to open in Honolulu.  

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  • Howzit Howard: May arrivals by air

    Howzit Howard: May arrivals by air

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:02:00 GMT

    May arrivals for the first half of the month are already up from last year. 

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    May arrivals for the first half of the month are already up from last year. 

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  • Annual Charity Walk set for this weekend

    Annual Charity Walk set for this weekend

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:50:58 GMT

    The annual Charity Walk is set for May 19. 

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    The annual Charity Walk is set for May 19. 

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  • Manoa Elementary wins big at world robotics competition

    Manoa Elementary wins big at world robotics competition

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:48:08 GMT

    Manoa Elementary School won 3 major awards at the 2018 Vex IQ World Championships.

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    Manoa Elementary School won 3 major awards at the 2018 Vex IQ World Championships.

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  • Geek Beat: The Android P and Google Duplex

    Geek Beat: The Android P and Google Duplex

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:41:29 GMT

    A refinement of operating systems on Android phones is expected to hit the market soon.  

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    A refinement of operating systems on Android phones is expected to hit the market soon.  

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  • Get ready for the Susan G. Komen 2018 Race for the Cure!

    Get ready for the Susan G. Komen 2018 Race for the Cure!

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:50:32 GMT
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    The Susan G Komen 2018 Race for the Cure is coming up later this year in October.

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    The Susan G Komen 2018 Race for the Cure is coming up later this year in October.

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  • Mayor says it's illegal, Lime says electric scooters are here to stay

    Mayor says it's illegal, Lime says electric scooters are here to stay

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:21:07 GMT
    It has launched in about 60 markets to mixed reviews. Lime started its electric scooter service in Honolulu on May 12, 2018. It's a clean, green way to get around a dense urban core. But the Honolulu Police Department have been picking up the scooters over the weekend, treating them like abandoned property. Officers say they have even been dumped in the Ala Wai. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell appeared on Sunrise and was clearly displeased with the launching of the scooter service. He s...More >>
    It has launched in about 60 markets to mixed reviews. Lime started its electric scooter service in Honolulu on May 12, 2018. It's a clean, green way to get around a dense urban core. But the Honolulu Police Department have been picking up the scooters over the weekend, treating them like abandoned property. Officers say they have even been dumped in the Ala Wai. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell appeared on Sunrise and was clearly displeased with the launching of the scooter service. He s...More >>
  • Vet on Set - how to avoid doggy heat stroke

    Vet on Set - how to avoid doggy heat stroke

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:12:00 GMT
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    Summer is fast approaching and that means the danger of heat stroke for your four-legged friend is even higher. Veterinarian Richard Fujie from the King Street Pet Hospital appeared on Sunrise to talk about what you should do to avoid it and how to treat it. Heat stroke can be deadly in dogs and occurs quite frequently. Dogs are more susceptible to heat stroke than humans because they don't perspire.  They only have sweat glands in their paws.  Humans perspire and the ...More >>
    Summer is fast approaching and that means the danger of heat stroke for your four-legged friend is even higher. Veterinarian Richard Fujie from the King Street Pet Hospital appeared on Sunrise to talk about what you should do to avoid it and how to treat it. Heat stroke can be deadly in dogs and occurs quite frequently. Dogs are more susceptible to heat stroke than humans because they don't perspire.  They only have sweat glands in their paws.  Humans perspire and the ...More >>
  • Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Evan Khay

    Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Evan Khay

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:49:33 GMT
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    The Na Hoku Hanohano Awards today announced the star-studded lineup scheduled to take the stage, celebrating the best in island music. The 41st Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, which takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Hawai’i Convention Center will feature the biggest lineup of performances...

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    The Na Hoku Hanohano Awards today announced the star-studded lineup scheduled to take the stage, celebrating the best in island music. The 41st Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards, which takes place Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Hawai’i Convention Center will feature the biggest lineup of performances...

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  • The Salvation Army EDS Awareness Day

    The Salvation Army EDS Awareness Day

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:14:25 GMT

    In the past few months, residents of Oahu, Kauai, and Hawaii Island have experienced devastating natural disasters that have impacted their lives.  The Salvation Army will be holding an Emergency Disaster Service (EDS) event in downtown Honolulu this Friday, May 18 at Tamarind Park from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m...

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    In the past few months, residents of Oahu, Kauai, and Hawaii Island have experienced devastating natural disasters that have impacted their lives.  The Salvation Army will be holding an Emergency Disaster Service (EDS) event in downtown Honolulu this Friday, May 18 at Tamarind Park from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m...

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  • SmartMoney Mondays: Natural disasters emergency funding

    SmartMoney Mondays: Natural disasters emergency funding

    Monday, May 14 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:55:46 GMT
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    When natural disasters like volcanic eruptions and flooding hit Hawaii, financial disaster can follow. But what is emergency funding and how can folks affected on the Big Island, Kaua'i and East Honolulu take advantage of these programs? If you've been affected, ask your bank about programs that can help...

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    When natural disasters like volcanic eruptions and flooding hit Hawaii, financial disaster can follow. But what is emergency funding and how can folks affected on the Big Island, Kaua'i and East Honolulu take advantage of these programs? If you've been affected, ask your bank about programs that can help...

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  • Business Report: 5/14/18

    Business Report: 5/14/18

    Monday, May 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:43:42 GMT
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    BNP Paribas, largest bank in Paris, has already executed its plan to sell more First Hawaiian Bank stock, raising $503 million by taking its stake below 50%. It is still FHB's largest shareholder. The American Logistics Association preps for its annual Hawaii Food Show, where local companies pitch products...

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    BNP Paribas, largest bank in Paris, has already executed its plan to sell more First Hawaiian Bank stock, raising $503 million by taking its stake below 50%. It is still FHB's largest shareholder. The American Logistics Association preps for its annual Hawaii Food Show, where local companies pitch products...

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  • Business Report: Five facts about Southwest Airlines pending interisland service

    Friday, May 11 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-05-11 21:00:01 GMT
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    It's time for Howard's Illustrated Economics. This morning, five facts about Southwest Airlines pending interisland service. 1. It has deeper pockets than Hawaiian. 2. It will fly jets, apples-to-apples competition. 3. It will fly jets, so its costs will be substantial. 4. It has a senior exec who worked for Hawaiian...

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    It's time for Howard's Illustrated Economics. This morning, five facts about Southwest Airlines pending interisland service. 1. It has deeper pockets than Hawaiian. 2. It will fly jets, apples-to-apples competition. 3. It will fly jets, so its costs will be substantial. 4. It has a senior exec who worked for Hawaiian...

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  • HomeAid Hawaii building to end homelessness

    HomeAid Hawaii building to end homelessness

    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-10 21:32:44 GMT

    HomeAid Hawaii is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help the homeless community.

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    HomeAid Hawaii is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help the homeless community.

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  • Imagine Dragons front man helps to shine spotlight on AS

    Imagine Dragons front man helps to shine spotlight on AS

    Thursday, May 10 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-10 20:50:09 GMT

    Grammy award-winning band Imagine Dragons is a musical success story whose meteoric rise to fame is nothing short of amazing, and front man Dan Reynolds is able to pull it all off despite living with a painful, chronic auto-immune disease called ankylosing spondylitis —AS—that usually affects the spinal...

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    Grammy award-winning band Imagine Dragons is a musical success story whose meteoric rise to fame is nothing short of amazing, and front man Dan Reynolds is able to pull it all off despite living with a painful, chronic auto-immune disease called ankylosing spondylitis —AS—that usually affects the spinal...

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  • YWCA Honoree Ginny Tiu

    YWCA Honoree Ginny Tiu

    Thursday, May 10 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-05-10 20:31:19 GMT
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    A piano prodigy is hitting all the right notes -- with her passion for philanthropy. Ginny Tiu has thrilled audiences worldwide, but her priority now  is giving...

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    A piano prodigy is hitting all the right notes -- with her passion for philanthropy. Ginny Tiu has thrilled audiences worldwide, but her priority now  is giving...

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  • Business Report: What is Pentane?

    Thursday, May 10 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-10 20:25:31 GMT
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    Puna Geothermal stores lots of pentane on-site and plans to move it in case the lava moves northeast from where it is now. But what IS pentane? Like pentagram and Pentagon, the name refers to FIVE. It's 12 hydrogen atoms held together by 5 atoms of carbon. Pentane is used as a solvent, and in...

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    Puna Geothermal stores lots of pentane on-site and plans to move it in case the lava moves northeast from where it is now. But what IS pentane? Like pentagram and Pentagon, the name refers to FIVE. It's 12 hydrogen atoms held together by 5 atoms of carbon. Pentane is used as a solvent, and in...

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  • Hawaii entrepreneur wins first place in nonprofit business plan competition

    Hawaii entrepreneur wins first place in nonprofit business plan competition

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-05-09 22:04:03 GMT
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    A local entrepreneur has won first place in the 2018 Hogan/American Savings Bank Nonprofit Business Plan Competition. 

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    A local entrepreneur has won first place in the 2018 Hogan/American Savings Bank Nonprofit Business Plan Competition. 

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  • YWCA Honoree: Loretta Luke Yajima

    YWCA Honoree: Loretta Luke Yajima

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-05-09 21:51:01 GMT
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    She is a powerful fundraiser -- and a champion of Hawaii's keiki.

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    She is a powerful fundraiser -- and a champion of Hawaii's keiki.

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Asthma awareness

    Healthier Hawaii: Asthma awareness

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-09 21:40:21 GMT
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    (Image: Hawaii News Now)(Image: Hawaii News Now)

    May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.  

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    May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.  

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  • From Waianae to Lithuania, basketball takes Hawaii native on journey of lifetime

    From Waianae to Lithuania, basketball takes Hawaii native on journey of lifetime

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-05-09 21:15:10 GMT
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    From Waianae to Lithuania, basketball has taken Rashaun Broadus on a journey spanning tens of thousands of miles. 

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    From Waianae to Lithuania, basketball has taken Rashaun Broadus on a journey spanning tens of thousands of miles. 

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  • Business Report: Travel insurance and the lava

    Business Report: Travel insurance and the lava

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-05-09 20:59:59 GMT
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    When you book an airline ticket, they offer travel insurance. Maybe you’ve bought it from time to time. I wondered whether that would cover someone who backed out...

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    When you book an airline ticket, they offer travel insurance. Maybe you’ve bought it from time to time. I wondered whether that would cover someone who backed out...

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  • Shriners Hospital celebrates 95th anniversary with upcoming gala

    Shriners Hospital celebrates 95th anniversary with upcoming gala

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:19:19 GMT
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    Shriners Hospital is celebrating its 95th year. 

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    Shriners Hospital is celebrating its 95th year. 

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  • Joint Military Concert to give taste of music from different military bands

    Joint Military Concert to give taste of music from different military bands

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:08:54 GMT
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    The Joint Military Concert is coming up soon. The concert is free and open to the public, but guests will still need a ticket for admission. 

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    The Joint Military Concert is coming up soon. The concert is free and open to the public, but guests will still need a ticket for admission. 

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  • Alohilani Resort celebrates grand opening

    Alohilani Resort celebrates grand opening

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-05-08 22:02:32 GMT
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    Alohilani Resort has its grand opening on Tuesday night. Kelly Sanders is vice president of operations for Highgate, which transformed the former Pacific Beach Hotel. 

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    Alohilani Resort has its grand opening on Tuesday night. Kelly Sanders is vice president of operations for Highgate, which transformed the former Pacific Beach Hotel. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Starting your own business

    SmartMoney Monday: Starting your own business

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-05-07 20:54:41 GMT
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    Welcome back to Smart Money Monday. In recognition of Small Business week last week, we are here to help us understand how you can start your own business. Every great business starts with a plan.  You need to do some research on the market and who your competition will be.  Then write a business plan..

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    Welcome back to Smart Money Monday. In recognition of Small Business week last week, we are here to help us understand how you can start your own business. Every great business starts with a plan.  You need to do some research on the market and who your competition will be.  Then write a business plan..

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  • Postal Service Mail Carriers’ Annual Food Drive

    Postal Service Mail Carriers’ Annual Food Drive

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-05-07 20:47:47 GMT

    More than 175,000 mail carriers across the nation will lead the Postal Service’s effort to “Stamp Out Hunger” by collecting food donations on Saturday, May 12 in the 26th annual National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive. The drive is the nation’s largest one-day effort to combat hunger and is held...

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    More than 175,000 mail carriers across the nation will lead the Postal Service’s effort to “Stamp Out Hunger” by collecting food donations on Saturday, May 12 in the 26th annual National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive. The drive is the nation’s largest one-day effort to combat hunger and is held...

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  • Andy Irons: Kissed By God

    Andy Irons: Kissed By God

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-05-07 20:43:24 GMT

    Andy Irons: Kissed by God is a documentary film that focuses on the untold story of one of the world’s most prolific surfers.  Andy won three World Titles throughout his career and is regarded as “The People’s Champ” around the world, for his blue collar rise to fame and his relatability.  Despite all the ...

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    Andy Irons: Kissed by God is a documentary film that focuses on the untold story of one of the world’s most prolific surfers.  Andy won three World Titles throughout his career and is regarded as “The People’s Champ” around the world, for his blue collar rise to fame and his relatability.  Despite all the ...

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  • Business Report: Three ways the lava affects the economy

    Business Report: Three ways the lava affects the economy

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-05-07 20:35:51 GMT
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    Retail sales diminish when there is a disaster, indeed even when the weather is bad. Covered malls are busy in heat waves and torrential rain, but other stores, not so much.  Even stores that sell emergency supplies find that they don't sell much of their other wares. Bottled water sells big, sure, but...

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    Retail sales diminish when there is a disaster, indeed even when the weather is bad. Covered malls are busy in heat waves and torrential rain, but other stores, not so much.  Even stores that sell emergency supplies find that they don't sell much of their other wares. Bottled water sells big, sure, but...

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  • UH Geophysics Professor Explains Recent Earthquakes & Eruptions

    UH Geophysics Professor Explains Recent Earthquakes & Eruptions

    Monday, May 7 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-05-07 20:03:58 GMT

    Michael Garcia, a geology and geophysics professor from the University of Hawaii joined us on Sunrise this morning. He provided a more in depth look the eruptions on the Big Island. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    Michael Garcia, a geology and geophysics professor from the University of Hawaii joined us on Sunrise this morning. He provided a more in depth look the eruptions on the Big Island. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Atlas Construction Home and Garden Show

    Atlas Construction Home and Garden Show

    Thursday, May 3 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-05-03 20:33:14 GMT
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     Atlas Construction helps to reestablish the Home and Garden Show this Spring 2018. Come May 4, 2018, the traditional Spring Home and Garden Show will be back in Honolulu, Hawaii. In many years past, the spring show was looked over by the presence of the big industry related expos. Atlas Construction’s...

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     Atlas Construction helps to reestablish the Home and Garden Show this Spring 2018. Come May 4, 2018, the traditional Spring Home and Garden Show will be back in Honolulu, Hawaii. In many years past, the spring show was looked over by the presence of the big industry related expos. Atlas Construction’s...

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  • Friends of Hawaii State Art Museum present Hawaii Master Artists Show

    Friends of Hawaii State Art Museum present Hawaii Master Artists Show

    Thursday, May 3 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-05-03 20:28:35 GMT
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    Calling all collectors and art enthusiasts - mark your calendars: This fine art exhibition and benefit sale will feature many of Hawaii’s most historically celebrated artists. This two-day-only art show and benefit sale for the Friends of Hawaii State Art Museum (FHiSAM), entitled “Hawaii Master Artists Show,” will be presented...

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    Calling all collectors and art enthusiasts - mark your calendars: This fine art exhibition and benefit sale will feature many of Hawaii’s most historically celebrated artists. This two-day-only art show and benefit sale for the Friends of Hawaii State Art Museum (FHiSAM), entitled “Hawaii Master Artists Show,” will be presented...

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  • Toyota Hawaii and MADD honor police officers and prosecutors for going "above and beyond" in fight against impaired driving

    Toyota Hawaii and MADD honor police officers and prosecutors for going "above and beyond" in fight against impaired driving

    Thursday, May 3 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-05-03 20:21:30 GMT
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    Toyota Hawaii and Mothers Against Drunk Driving Hawaii (MADD Hawaii) yesterday honored nine Honolulu Police Department (HPD) officers and a Honolulu deputy prosecuting attorney for their exemplary efforts in combating drunk or drugged driving. Toyota Hawaii has sponsored and partnered with MADD...

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    Toyota Hawaii and Mothers Against Drunk Driving Hawaii (MADD Hawaii) yesterday honored nine Honolulu Police Department (HPD) officers and a Honolulu deputy prosecuting attorney for their exemplary efforts in combating drunk or drugged driving. Toyota Hawaii has sponsored and partnered with MADD...

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  • Business Report: Our smaller sources of international air capacity

    Business Report: Our smaller sources of international air capacity

    Thursday, May 3 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-05-03 20:11:57 GMT
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    This month we get 927,000 seats from foreign countries. Most of them are from Japan – 517,000 of them. That leaves 410,000 seats. We get 98,000 from Australia, 77,000 from South Korea, and 57,000 from Canada. That leaves 178,000 seats. Where do the rest come from...

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    This month we get 927,000 seats from foreign countries. Most of them are from Japan – 517,000 of them. That leaves 410,000 seats. We get 98,000 from Australia, 77,000 from South Korea, and 57,000 from Canada. That leaves 178,000 seats. Where do the rest come from...

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  • Geek Beat: Facebook conference, Amazon

    Geek Beat: Facebook conference, Amazon

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-05-02 21:52:36 GMT
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    Our resident geeks Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum were back on Sunrise this morning to talk all things tech. 

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    Our resident geeks Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum were back on Sunrise this morning to talk all things tech. 

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  • Congressional candidate, State Rep. Kaniela Ing discusses recent issues

    Congressional candidate, State Rep. Kaniela Ing discusses recent issues

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-05-02 21:46:31 GMT

    State Representative Kaniela Ing is currently in the running for a position in the United States Congress. 

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    State Representative Kaniela Ing is currently in the running for a position in the United States Congress. 

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  • Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis Calls Honolulu to Raise Awareness for the No. 1 Cause of Disability, Arthritis

    Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis Calls Honolulu to Raise Awareness for the No. 1 Cause of Disability, Arthritis

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-05-02 21:00:38 GMT

    More than 1,000 community members are supporting the Arthritis Foundation’s mission to cure arthritis and help people with arthritis live a full life by participating in the 2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the University of Hawaii at Manoa Campus Center. Walk to Cure Arthritis brings...

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    More than 1,000 community members are supporting the Arthritis Foundation’s mission to cure arthritis and help people with arthritis live a full life by participating in the 2018 Walk to Cure Arthritis on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at the University of Hawaii at Manoa Campus Center. Walk to Cure Arthritis brings...

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  • Business Report: A detailed look at April arrivals by air

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-05-02 20:55:13 GMT
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    To Kauai 60,000, up 37% (+16,000) To Oahu 343,000, up 2.6% (+31,000) To Maui 166,000, up 6.4% (+10,000) To Big Island 82,000, up 25% (+14,000) INTERNATIONAL...

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    To Kauai 60,000, up 37% (+16,000) To Oahu 343,000, up 2.6% (+31,000) To Maui 166,000, up 6.4% (+10,000) To Big Island 82,000, up 25% (+14,000) INTERNATIONAL...

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  • Special pop up stores, seminars and services at Ka Makana Alii

    Special pop up stores, seminars and services at Ka Makana Alii

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-05-02 20:34:20 GMT
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    From Noeau Designers, Lele Malaki, the co-owner and Kaena Kirkland, the social media and events coordinator, appeared on Sunrise this morning. They'll be at a special pop up event that is happening on May 4 - 6 at Ka Makana Alii in Kapolei. They'll be just one of the vendors showing their merchandise. There will also be different types of seminars and services including tattooing. The ladies said that this is the perfect place to pick up a gift for Mother's Day. For more informa...More >>
    From Noeau Designers, Lele Malaki, the co-owner and Kaena Kirkland, the social media and events coordinator, appeared on Sunrise this morning. They'll be at a special pop up event that is happening on May 4 - 6 at Ka Makana Alii in Kapolei. They'll be just one of the vendors showing their merchandise. There will also be different types of seminars and services including tattooing. The ladies said that this is the perfect place to pick up a gift for Mother's Day. For more informa...More >>
  • Kitchen Creations - Eggplant Roulade, Cheese Souffle and Avocado Puree

    Kitchen Creations - Eggplant Roulade, Cheese Souffle and Avocado Puree

    Wednesday, May 2 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-05-02 19:48:34 GMT
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    For Kitchen Creations, Chef Ronnie Nasuti from Tiki's Grill and Bar featured produce from Kahuku farms. It's a farm that dates back to the early 1900's on Oahu's North Shore. They're known for everything from papaya to bananas to eggplant. Chef Ronnie created a vegetarian dish which he will feature for an upcoming fundraiser for Leeward Community College this weekend. His recipes are below. Kahuku Farms Eggplant Roulade, Cheese Soufflé,  Avocado Puree Recipes Yie...More >>
    For Kitchen Creations, Chef Ronnie Nasuti from Tiki's Grill and Bar featured produce from Kahuku farms. It's a farm that dates back to the early 1900's on Oahu's North Shore. They're known for everything from papaya to bananas to eggplant. Chef Ronnie created a vegetarian dish which he will feature for an upcoming fundraiser for Leeward Community College this weekend. His recipes are below. Kahuku Farms Eggplant Roulade, Cheese Soufflé,  Avocado Puree Recipes Yie...More >>
  • Trending - political bias, projecting smartwatch, slow home run and Kevin Hart gets revenge

    Trending - political bias, projecting smartwatch, slow home run and Kevin Hart gets revenge

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-05-01 20:17:07 GMT
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    Howard Dicus reports Federal court battles over the DACA program have raised an interesting legal question. As you know, DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The program aids people whose parents brought them to America as children. It allows them to secure work visa and avoid deportation. Several courts have blocked the administration from scrapping DACA. But one federal judge in New York is to some extent reconsidering. He considered inflammatory st...More >>
    Howard Dicus reports Federal court battles over the DACA program have raised an interesting legal question. As you know, DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The program aids people whose parents brought them to America as children. It allows them to secure work visa and avoid deportation. Several courts have blocked the administration from scrapping DACA. But one federal judge in New York is to some extent reconsidering. He considered inflammatory st...More >>
  • Local Sisters Prepare for 2018 Junior Olympic National Championships

    Local Sisters Prepare for 2018 Junior Olympic National Championships

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-01 19:45:39 GMT
    Sisters Mya and Ela Cotner both won Hawaii State Gymnastics Championship titles in their respective age groups one month ago on March 24, 2018.They also represented the State of Hawaii in the USA Gymnastics Regional 2 Championships in Tacoma, Washington.  Both sisters won the USA Gymnastics Regional Championship Titles in their age groups competing against gymnasts from 6 states from Region 2: Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming. Both sisters qualified, a...More >>
    Sisters Mya and Ela Cotner both won Hawaii State Gymnastics Championship titles in their respective age groups one month ago on March 24, 2018.They also represented the State of Hawaii in the USA Gymnastics Regional 2 Championships in Tacoma, Washington.  Both sisters won the USA Gymnastics Regional Championship Titles in their age groups competing against gymnasts from 6 states from Region 2: Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming. Both sisters qualified, a...More >>
  • NWS meteorologist explains how Kauai rainfall could set national record

    NWS meteorologist explains how Kauai rainfall could set national record

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-05-01 17:48:26 GMT

    The torrential rain that devastated parts of Kauai earlier this month could break a national record. 

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    The torrential rain that devastated parts of Kauai earlier this month could break a national record. 

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  • Moanalua High School makes top 50 in national Vans design contest

    Moanalua High School makes top 50 in national Vans design contest

    Monday, April 30 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-05-01 01:43:42 GMT

    Students at Moanalua High school are among the top 50 schools being considered in a national Vans design contest. 

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    Students at Moanalua High school are among the top 50 schools being considered in a national Vans design contest. 

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  • More planes (and more airplane seats) headed to the islands

    More planes (and more airplane seats) headed to the islands

    Monday, April 30 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-04-30 23:11:27 GMT
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    Airlines will bring 1,084,653 scheduled air seats to Hawaii in May, up 12.4% from 965,290 last year, more than 100,000 extra seats. 

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    Airlines will bring 1,084,653 scheduled air seats to Hawaii in May, up 12.4% from 965,290 last year, more than 100,000 extra seats. 

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  • Robert Cazimero to play Bishop Museum concert for May Day

    Robert Cazimero to play Bishop Museum concert for May Day

    Monday, April 30 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-30 21:55:11 GMT
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    (Image: Hawaii News Now)(Image: Hawaii News Now)

    Legendary musician and kumu hula Robert Cazimero will headline a May Day concert on the Bishop Museum's Great Lawn on Monday.

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    Legendary musician and kumu hula Robert Cazimero will headline a May Day concert on the Bishop Museum's Great Lawn on Monday.

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  • Maui's 2nd annual Hawaii Small Business Conference starts Wednesday

    Maui's 2nd annual Hawaii Small Business Conference starts Wednesday

    Monday, April 30 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-04-30 21:54:02 GMT
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    Maui County's second Annual Hawaii Small Business Conference starts on Wednesday.

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    Maui County's second Annual Hawaii Small Business Conference starts on Wednesday.

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Food and sustainability

    SmartMoney Monday: Food and sustainability

    Monday, April 30 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-04-30 21:31:43 GMT
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    Welcome to Smart Money Monday. In honor of Earth Day, Smart Money Monday segments have been focusing on sustainability and going green. 

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    Welcome to Smart Money Monday. In honor of Earth Day, Smart Money Monday segments have been focusing on sustainability and going green. 

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  • UHM's fashion program puts on annual spring show

    UHM's fashion program puts on annual spring show

    Friday, April 27 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-04-27 21:38:58 GMT

    The University of Hawai’i at Manoa’s Fashion Design and Merchandising Program (FDM) will host their annual spring fashion show, “EN ROUTE” on April 29th, 2018, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at UHM Campus Center Ballroom (2465 Campus Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822). 

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    The University of Hawai’i at Manoa’s Fashion Design and Merchandising Program (FDM) will host their annual spring fashion show, “EN ROUTE” on April 29th, 2018, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at UHM Campus Center Ballroom (2465 Campus Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822). 

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  • Jazz band Hiroshima playing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Jazz band Hiroshima playing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, April 27 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-27 21:12:16 GMT
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    Jazz band Hiroshima is performing at the Blue Note in Waikiki on Friday and Saturday night. 

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    Jazz band Hiroshima is performing at the Blue Note in Waikiki on Friday and Saturday night. 

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kaona

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kaona

    Friday, April 27 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-04-27 21:05:53 GMT

    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "kaona," which is defined as a hidden meaning. In Hawaiian poetry, kaona can conceal the deeper reference to a person, place or thing.

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    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "kaona," which is defined as a hidden meaning. In Hawaiian poetry, kaona can conceal the deeper reference to a person, place or thing.

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  • Rock-A-Hula spotlights local talent with new show lineup

    Rock-A-Hula spotlights local talent with new show lineup

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-04-27 20:59:11 GMT
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    Homegrown talent will take center stage at Waikiki’s biggest show as Hawaii breakout recording artist, Hirie, joins the Rock-a-Hula show for a limited run starting on April 1, 2018. “Since launching our show nearly seven years ago, we’ve always aimed to incorporate and pay tribute to Hawaii’s rich musical...

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    Homegrown talent will take center stage at Waikiki’s biggest show as Hawaii breakout recording artist, Hirie, joins the Rock-a-Hula show for a limited run starting on April 1, 2018. “Since launching our show nearly seven years ago, we’ve always aimed to incorporate and pay tribute to Hawaii’s rich musical...

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  • Kanikapila o Mahina at the Waikalua Loko Fishpond in Kaneohe

    Kanikapila o Mahina at the Waikalua Loko Fishpond in Kaneohe

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-04-27 20:47:24 GMT
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    The Pacific American Foundation presents an evening of Mele, Ohana, and Aloha on the grassy lawn of the Waikalua Loko I’a.  The concert is a benefit for the preservation of Cultural Education and Stewardship of the fishpond. The event will feature Brother Noland, Keale, Don Kaulia, and many more...

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    The Pacific American Foundation presents an evening of Mele, Ohana, and Aloha on the grassy lawn of the Waikalua Loko I’a.  The concert is a benefit for the preservation of Cultural Education and Stewardship of the fishpond. The event will feature Brother Noland, Keale, Don Kaulia, and many more...

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  • Business Report: Details from the March tourism report

    Business Report: Details from the March tourism report

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-04-27 20:21:19 GMT
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    MARCH VISITORS OAHU 511,000 +10% up 45,000 MAUI 260,000 +9% up 30,000 KONA SIDE 152,000 +18% up 23,000 KAUAI 75,000 +22% up 23,000 HILO SIDE 62,000...

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    MARCH VISITORS OAHU 511,000 +10% up 45,000 MAUI 260,000 +9% up 30,000 KONA SIDE 152,000 +18% up 23,000 KAUAI 75,000 +22% up 23,000 HILO SIDE 62,000...

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  • Local designers to show off their vision at 2018 HCC fashion show

    Local designers to show off their vision at 2018 HCC fashion show

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-04-26 21:12:31 GMT

    It's showtime!!!  Seven designers are set to showcase their inspirations/vision at the 2018 HCC fashion show. 

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    It's showtime!!!  Seven designers are set to showcase their inspirations/vision at the 2018 HCC fashion show. 

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  • Hawaii's favorite food to be celebrated at annual Waikiki Spam Jam

    Hawaii's favorite food to be celebrated at annual Waikiki Spam Jam

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-04-26 21:07:04 GMT

    The annual Waikiki Spam Jam is this weekend. 20 will be serving spam dishes like Spam Musubi, Spam Tempura Fries, Crispy Spam Chips. 

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    The annual Waikiki Spam Jam is this weekend. 20 will be serving spam dishes like Spam Musubi, Spam Tempura Fries, Crispy Spam Chips. 

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  • Annual robotics championship helps students find passion for problem solving

    Annual robotics championship helps students find passion for problem solving

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-04-26 21:01:01 GMT
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    Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are some of the most challenging courses for students these days. The REC Foundation and VEX Robotics have found a way to help students find their passion for problem solving and understanding the way things work through competitive robotics...

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    Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are some of the most challenging courses for students these days. The REC Foundation and VEX Robotics have found a way to help students find their passion for problem solving and understanding the way things work through competitive robotics...

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  • 'Rooted in Paradise' flower show happening Mother's Day weekend

    'Rooted in Paradise' flower show happening Mother's Day weekend

    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:58:35 GMT

    The Garden Club of Honolulu’s Major Flower Show is held once every 3 years. 

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    The Garden Club of Honolulu’s Major Flower Show is held once every 3 years. 

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  • Business Report: Which companies have the most positive impact on society today?

    Business Report: Which companies have the most positive impact on society today?

    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:16:03 GMT
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    Survey Monkey surveyed Americans with this question, offering suggested companies. The survey was conducted earlier this month. Amazon 20%. Google 15%...

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    Survey Monkey surveyed Americans with this question, offering suggested companies. The survey was conducted earlier this month. Amazon 20%. Google 15%...

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Functional fitness

    Sunrise Shape Up: Functional fitness

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:16:27 GMT

    When you're busy, you might not have time to go to the gym. In this Sunrise Shape Up, we look into functional fitness and how you can fit in a workout in a busy schedule. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    When you're busy, you might not have time to go to the gym. In this Sunrise Shape Up, we look into functional fitness and how you can fit in a workout in a busy schedule. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • Queen Emma Ballet Students to Perform “Dances at an Exhibition”

    Queen Emma Ballet Students to Perform “Dances at an Exhibition”

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-04-25 20:03:18 GMT
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    Queen Emma Ballet students will delight audiences with “Dances at an Exhibition 2018," an original ballet which features fine art paintings, music and dance as a child journeys into a world of paintings come to life.  There will be two shows on Saturday, April 28 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 29 at 2 p.m. at Paliku Theatre...

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    Queen Emma Ballet students will delight audiences with “Dances at an Exhibition 2018," an original ballet which features fine art paintings, music and dance as a child journeys into a world of paintings come to life.  There will be two shows on Saturday, April 28 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 29 at 2 p.m. at Paliku Theatre...

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  • Mana Up to fuel expansion of Hawaii-grown, value-added products

    Mana Up to fuel expansion of Hawaii-grown, value-added products

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:58:14 GMT
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    Ten local companies are ready to take on global expansion. Selected as Mana Up's first cohort, these 10 businesses are already selling market-tested, value-added products and can state unequivocally that they are authentic representatives of the Hawaii brand. All are entwined with Hawaii's agricultural sector by either growing their own crops or sourcing raw ingredients from local farms. Each company makes a premium product geared towards enticing a global audience, in part ...More >>
    Ten local companies are ready to take on global expansion. Selected as Mana Up's first cohort, these 10 businesses are already selling market-tested, value-added products and can state unequivocally that they are authentic representatives of the Hawaii brand. All are entwined with Hawaii's agricultural sector by either growing their own crops or sourcing raw ingredients from local farms. Each company makes a premium product geared towards enticing a global audience, in part ...More >>
  • Taking care of your skin

    Taking care of your skin

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:50:13 GMT
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    This weekend, Giorgio Armani Cosmetics will be holding events at Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom's, and Bloomingdale's to help you take better care of your skin. The events will feature National skin care specialist Denis DeWalt as he will offer tips on how to get younger looking skin, removing bags from...

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    This weekend, Giorgio Armani Cosmetics will be holding events at Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom's, and Bloomingdale's to help you take better care of your skin. The events will feature National skin care specialist Denis DeWalt as he will offer tips on how to get younger looking skin, removing bags from...

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Cervical Cancer screenings

    Healthier Hawaii: Cervical Cancer screenings

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:40:30 GMT

    Dr. Cheryl Twu came on to Sunrise to talk about the importance...

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    Dr. Cheryl Twu came on to Sunrise to talk about the importance...

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  • Business Report: The March report on Hawaii hotel performance

    Business Report: The March report on Hawaii hotel performance

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-04-25 19:30:36 GMT
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    Kauai 81.1%+2.0 $306+13%  RevPAR+16%. Oahu 84.3%+1.5 $235+1%  RevPAR+2.4%. Maui 80.2%+0.9 $432+13%  RevPAR+14%...

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    Kauai 81.1%+2.0 $306+13%  RevPAR+16%. Oahu 84.3%+1.5 $235+1%  RevPAR+2.4%. Maui 80.2%+0.9 $432+13%  RevPAR+14%...

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  • Sustainable Coastlines hosts big beach cleanup and festival in Waimanalo

    Sustainable Coastlines hosts big beach cleanup and festival in Waimanalo

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:55:08 GMT

    Growing up in Hawaii we are taught from our kupuna, from our elders, what our kuleana is, and when it's time to step up and take care of our responsibilities, and that time is now, especially with Earth Day. 

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    Growing up in Hawaii we are taught from our kupuna, from our elders, what our kuleana is, and when it's time to step up and take care of our responsibilities, and that time is now, especially with Earth Day. 

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  • Center for Tomorrow's Leaders preps high school students to become leaders

    Center for Tomorrow's Leaders preps high school students to become leaders

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:44:39 GMT
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    The Center for Tomorrow's Leaders raises a new generation of young leaders. 

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    The Center for Tomorrow's Leaders raises a new generation of young leaders. 

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  • Willie K discusses cancer journey, upcoming benefit concert

    Willie K discusses cancer journey, upcoming benefit concert

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-04-24 21:34:34 GMT
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    A benefit concert is being held Tuesday for Hawaii musician Willie K, who was diagnosed in February with lung cancer.  

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    A benefit concert is being held Tuesday for Hawaii musician Willie K, who was diagnosed in February with lung cancer.  

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  • East Oahu look forward to recovery after historic flood hits islands

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-04-24 20:31:52 GMT
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    As Kauai recovers from the torrential rain and devastating floods, many communities in East Oahu are doing the same. Grace, Steve and Dan are in Waimanalo...

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    As Kauai recovers from the torrential rain and devastating floods, many communities in East Oahu are doing the same. Grace, Steve and Dan are in Waimanalo...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Going green on a budget

    SmartMoney Monday: Going green on a budget

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:11:40 GMT
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    In honor of Earth Day on April 22, all this April, every Smart Money Monday segment will help us learn how to make every day Earth Day. Today we're going to learn all the inexpensive things you can do to go green on a budget.There are so many ways to help the environment that cost nothing except adopting...

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    In honor of Earth Day on April 22, all this April, every Smart Money Monday segment will help us learn how to make every day Earth Day. Today we're going to learn all the inexpensive things you can do to go green on a budget.There are so many ways to help the environment that cost nothing except adopting...

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  • Makana live at Blue Note Hawaii

    Makana live at Blue Note Hawaii

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:58:11 GMT
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    Award winning local musician Makana will be performing at the Blue Note Hawaii on Tuesday APril 24th at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.  Joining him in this performance is award-winning Hawaiian Puerto Rican percussionist and pioneer of Exotica music, Lopaka Colon. Makana is a master of the beautiful and rare art...

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    Award winning local musician Makana will be performing at the Blue Note Hawaii on Tuesday APril 24th at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.  Joining him in this performance is award-winning Hawaiian Puerto Rican percussionist and pioneer of Exotica music, Lopaka Colon. Makana is a master of the beautiful and rare art...

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  • 25th Annual He-Man Competition

    25th Annual He-Man Competition

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:50:10 GMT
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    Slim’s Power Tools, the largest locally owned power tool distributor in Hawaii, presents the 25th annual He-Man competition scheduled for Sunday, April 29, 2018 on Oahu. Thirty-three male and female contestants compete in this highly physical and emotional battle, demonstrating the accuracy, convenience...

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    Slim’s Power Tools, the largest locally owned power tool distributor in Hawaii, presents the 25th annual He-Man competition scheduled for Sunday, April 29, 2018 on Oahu. Thirty-three male and female contestants compete in this highly physical and emotional battle, demonstrating the accuracy, convenience...

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  • Blue Planet Foundation and the Blue Line Project

    Blue Planet Foundation and the Blue Line Project

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:01:46 GMT

    During Earth Week, organizations come together to help mother nature. 

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    During Earth Week, organizations come together to help mother nature. 

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  • Honokaa Jazz Band celebrates National Jazz Appreciation Month with Oahu tour

    Honokaa Jazz Band celebrates National Jazz Appreciation Month with Oahu tour

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:48:00 GMT
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    The Grammy-winning Honokaa Jazz Band is celebrating National Jazz Appreciation Month with their 22nd Big City Jazz Tour of Oahu.

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    The Grammy-winning Honokaa Jazz Band is celebrating National Jazz Appreciation Month with their 22nd Big City Jazz Tour of Oahu.

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  • Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo: Products made out of foam

    Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo: Products made out of foam

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:18:17 GMT
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    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is coming up on Friday and Saturday. Kawailani Soma from Pacific Allied Products demonstrated some items you can make from foam. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is coming up on Friday and Saturday. Kawailani Soma from Pacific Allied Products demonstrated some items you can make from foam. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Business Report 4/20/18: Retail space on Oahu

    Business Report 4/20/18: Retail space on Oahu

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:04:15 GMT
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    It's time for another edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics. In this edition, Howard brings out the legos to show retail space on Oahu. 

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    It's time for another edition of Howard's Illustrated Economics. In this edition, Howard brings out the legos to show retail space on Oahu. 

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  • More than 100 entertainers to perform at Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila

    More than 100 entertainers to perform at Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:54:22 GMT
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    The Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila is coming up on Saturday. The all-day event is free. Stage producer Rhonda Burk and Naalehu Theatre board member John Hart were both on Sunrise with more details. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    The Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila is coming up on Saturday. The all-day event is free. Stage producer Rhonda Burk and Naalehu Theatre board member John Hart were both on Sunrise with more details. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Principal of the year - Corinne Yogi

    Principal of the year - Corinne Yogi

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:50:07 GMT
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    Corinne Yogi got a big honor last night. She was awarded the Masayuki Tokioka Excellence in School Leadership as the principal of Kipapa Elementary School. Island Insurance sponsored the award and will give her $25,000 as a prize. She joined Billy V on the set along with Tyler Tokioka - the President of the Island Insurance Foundation to talk about the experience. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now.More >>
    Corinne Yogi got a big honor last night. She was awarded the Masayuki Tokioka Excellence in School Leadership as the principal of Kipapa Elementary School. Island Insurance sponsored the award and will give her $25,000 as a prize. She joined Billy V on the set along with Tyler Tokioka - the President of the Island Insurance Foundation to talk about the experience. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now.More >>
  • Hawaiian word of the day - moolelo

    Hawaiian word of the day - moolelo

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:42:39 GMT

    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Moolelo". The word moolelo means story, myth, legend and history. The word is derived from the words "moo" and "olelo", or the succession of speech, as our stories were traditionally passed down orally. Used in a sentence "E malama pono i na moolelo ohana" Which translates as "Take care of your family stories." Moolelo was shared successively from generation to generation, providing ancestra...

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    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Moolelo". The word moolelo means story, myth, legend and history. The word is derived from the words "moo" and "olelo", or the succession of speech, as our stories were traditionally passed down orally. Used in a sentence "E malama pono i na moolelo ohana" Which translates as "Take care of your family stories." Moolelo was shared successively from generation to generation, providing ancestra...

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  • Kupuna Celebrations: Nancy Yamaguchi, Luella Spadaro, Lenora Cho

    Kupuna Celebrations: Nancy Yamaguchi, Luella Spadaro, Lenora Cho

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:33:12 GMT

    It's time to recognize our Kupuna's incredible accomplishments.  

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    It's time to recognize our Kupuna's incredible accomplishments.  

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  • Beauty & Grace: Redecorating your house

    Beauty & Grace: Redecorating your house

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:54:18 GMT

    The seasons are changing, so maybe your house should change a bit. But you don't want to break the bank. 

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    The seasons are changing, so maybe your house should change a bit. But you don't want to break the bank. 

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  • Enjoy a weekend of family fun at the Iolani School fair!

    Enjoy a weekend of family fun at the Iolani School fair!

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:52:18 GMT

    Enjoy a weekend of fun for the whole family at Iolani School's Fair, April 20-21, 2018. There's something for everyone - games, rides, crafts, keiki activities, live entertainment and, of course, delicious food.  Themed culinary creations, live chef demonstrations and gourmet food booths are sure to satisfy...

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    Enjoy a weekend of fun for the whole family at Iolani School's Fair, April 20-21, 2018. There's something for everyone - games, rides, crafts, keiki activities, live entertainment and, of course, delicious food.  Themed culinary creations, live chef demonstrations and gourmet food booths are sure to satisfy...

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  • Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo: Casablanca Bridal and Formals

    Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo: Casablanca Bridal and Formals

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:50:27 GMT

    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is coming up on Friday and Saturday. Gladys from Casablanca Bridal...

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    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is coming up on Friday and Saturday. Gladys from Casablanca Bridal...

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  • Ohana Matters: How to show children how to identify youth who may be violent

    Ohana Matters: How to show children how to identify youth who may be violent

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:48:44 GMT

    Our kids are in school every day with other students. 

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    Our kids are in school every day with other students. 

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  • The Blue Line Project

    The Blue Line Project

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:21:53 GMT
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    On Saturday April 21st, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Blue Planet team and thousands of Hawaii students will gather at different areas across the islands to raise awareness about the impacts of climate change, specifically sea level rise. At the event, students will draw iconic "blue lines" in chalk to mark the...

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    On Saturday April 21st, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Blue Planet team and thousands of Hawaii students will gather at different areas across the islands to raise awareness about the impacts of climate change, specifically sea level rise. At the event, students will draw iconic "blue lines" in chalk to mark the...

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  • Business Report: Trends in construction costs

    Business Report: Trends in construction costs

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:47:21 GMT
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    Rider Levett Bucknall tracks construction costs in 14 cities including Honolulu. We’re one of the most expensive places for construction. But at least it’s not getting worse. Take a look. Los Angeles +7%...

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    Rider Levett Bucknall tracks construction costs in 14 cities including Honolulu. We’re one of the most expensive places for construction. But at least it’s not getting worse. Take a look. Los Angeles +7%...

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  • The Green to play at FM 100's Birthday Bash

    The Green to play at FM 100's Birthday Bash

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:05:14 GMT
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    The Green has been at the top of the Billboard charts and all over the world. But they're back in Hawaii for a few shows starting this Friday at the FM100 Birthday Bash...

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    The Green has been at the top of the Billboard charts and all over the world. But they're back in Hawaii for a few shows starting this Friday at the FM100 Birthday Bash...

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  • Geek Beat: The latest in AI

    Geek Beat: The latest in AI

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:57:19 GMT
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    In this week's Geek Beat, Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from HPR-1's ByteMarks Cafe take a look and review...

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    In this week's Geek Beat, Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum from HPR-1's ByteMarks Cafe take a look and review...

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  • Trending - The Voice top ten picks tonight and hockey puck handout

    Trending - The Voice top ten picks tonight and hockey puck handout

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:54:42 GMT
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    In "what's trending" today, Billy V says the competition is getting fierce on "The Voice". Tonight on KHNL at 7 pm, the field will be narrowed to the top 12 contestants. Some of the contestants who were eliminated earlier this week got a second chance to make the cut. Billy shares his top picks.  Steve shares some video of a little girl watching the Washington Capitols warming up before the game. She sees Brett Connolly who tosses a puck to her. But the ...More >>
    In "what's trending" today, Billy V says the competition is getting fierce on "The Voice". Tonight on KHNL at 7 pm, the field will be narrowed to the top 12 contestants. Some of the contestants who were eliminated earlier this week got a second chance to make the cut. Billy shares his top picks.  Steve shares some video of a little girl watching the Washington Capitols warming up before the game. She sees Brett Connolly who tosses a puck to her. But the ...More >>
  • The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo

    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:49:27 GMT
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    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is just around the corner...

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    The Hawaii World Class Wedding Expo is just around the corner...

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  • American Samoa Citizenship

    American Samoa Citizenship

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:44:37 GMT
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    Charles Alailima is an attorney in American Samoa. A lot of people were surprised to hear that people born in American Samoa aren't granted birthright citizenship...

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    Charles Alailima is an attorney in American Samoa. A lot of people were surprised to hear that people born in American Samoa aren't granted birthright citizenship...

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  • Historic flooding hits the islands

    Historic flooding hits the islands

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:37:04 GMT
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    You know about the record-breaking rain and historic flooding, but what caused all that? Bob Ballard from the National Weather Service...

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    You know about the record-breaking rain and historic flooding, but what caused all that? Bob Ballard from the National Weather Service...

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  • Business Report: How much do we trade with our trade partners?

    Business Report: How much do we trade with our trade partners?

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:30:55 GMT
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    The U.S. International Trade Commission provided the numbers. The U.S. is more populous and more prosperous than either Canada or Mexico, so you might think we would buy way more than we sell, but actually, in both cases, we sell almost as much as we buy...

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    The U.S. International Trade Commission provided the numbers. The U.S. is more populous and more prosperous than either Canada or Mexico, so you might think we would buy way more than we sell, but actually, in both cases, we sell almost as much as we buy...

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  • Willie K Fundraiser

    Willie K Fundraiser

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:39:40 GMT
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    On April 24th, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village on the great Lawn, there will be a fundraiser to help local musician Willie K with his medical bills as he battles lung cancer. It begins at  6:00 pm and runs until 9:00 pm. Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.More >>
    On April 24th, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village on the great Lawn, there will be a fundraiser to help local musician Willie K with his medical bills as he battles lung cancer. It begins at  6:00 pm and runs until 9:00 pm. Copyright 2018. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved.More >>
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