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  • Sunrise on the Road

    Sunrise on the Road

    Nissan is taking the Sunrise gang... On the Road!  

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    Sunrise is on the road... 

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  • Facebook FREE-FOR-ALL

    Facebook FREE-FOR-ALL

    Sunrise answers your burning questions LIVE on TV!

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  • What's Trending?

    What's Trending?

    From the serious, to the funny, to those moments that make you scratch your head and say "What just happened?", the world is full of stories that will be the subject of morning talk around the water cooler. Every morning, the Sunrise gang picks out a few of those stories that are trending online and across the globe.More >>

    From the serious, to the funny, to those moments that make you scratch your head and say "What just happened?", the world is full of stories that will be the subject of morning talk around the water cooler. Every morning, the Sunrise gang picks out a few of those stories that are trending online and across the globe.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Lanai: Community

    Sunrise 10-Year on Lanai: Community

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:08 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:08:02 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Lanai: Issues, culture

    Sunrise 10-Year on Lanai: Issues, culture

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:01:00 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Lanai: Show moments, bucket list

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:42:27 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Issues impacting the county

    Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Issues impacting the county

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:37:25 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Community

    Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Community

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:28:16 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Show moments, bucket list, reunions

    Sunrise 10-Year on Maui: Show moments, bucket list, reunions

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:21:15 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Show moments and bucket list

    Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Show moments and bucket list

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:35:10 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Community

    Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Community

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:34 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:34:02 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days. 

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  • Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Issues, culture, economy

    Sunrise 10-Year on Hawaii Island: Issues, culture, economy

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:27 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:27:15 GMT

    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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    Sunrise turned 10 years old on Sunday, and to celebrate, the show will be going “On the Road” to five different islands in five days.

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  • Four Seasons Presents Race Ko Olina

    Four Seasons Presents Race Ko Olina

    Friday, September 15 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-09-15 21:02:52 GMT

    The excitement and family fun of athletic competition comes to Ko Olina Resort September 23rd and 24th with Race Ko Olina. Presented by Four Seasons Resort, the weekend features endurance and family fun events that showcase the natural beauty and world-class amenities of Ko Olina Resort...

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    The excitement and family fun of athletic competition comes to Ko Olina Resort September 23rd and 24th with Race Ko Olina. Presented by Four Seasons Resort, the weekend features endurance and family fun events that showcase the natural beauty and world-class amenities of Ko Olina Resort...

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  • Island Style – ‘Oiwi E Video Release

    Island Style – ‘Oiwi E Video Release

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:53:55 GMT

    Mana Maoli?s latest ?Song Across Hawai?i’ is a massive collaboration of 1,000 Hawaiian Charter School youth and dozens of ?Mana Mele Collective’ artists filmed and recorded live across many locations. The video will be released online on Mon Sept 25, 2017 8:08am on Mana Maoli?s Facebook page, YouTube...

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    Mana Maoli?s latest ?Song Across Hawai?i’ is a massive collaboration of 1,000 Hawaiian Charter School youth and dozens of ?Mana Mele Collective’ artists filmed and recorded live across many locations. The video will be released online on Mon Sept 25, 2017 8:08am on Mana Maoli?s Facebook page, YouTube...

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  • Global Tourism Summit

    Global Tourism Summit

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:48 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:48:35 GMT

    The theme of this year’s Global Tourism Summit is sustainable tourism.  One of the Summit’s objectives is to bring individuals and businesses together to address the future of Hawaii's tourism industry. Over three days, attendees can participate in a variety of interactive and thought-provoking sessions...

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    The theme of this year’s Global Tourism Summit is sustainable tourism.  One of the Summit’s objectives is to bring individuals and businesses together to address the future of Hawaii's tourism industry. Over three days, attendees can participate in a variety of interactive and thought-provoking sessions...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kaona

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kaona

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:32:21 GMT

    E ku ha?aheo, e ku?u Hawai?i! ?O Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua 'olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "kaona", let's say that together, kaona. Nani! The word "kaona" 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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    E ku ha?aheo, e ku?u Hawai?i! ?O Laiana Kanoa-Wong keia me ka hua 'olelo o ka la. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "kaona", let's say that together, kaona. Nani! The word "kaona" 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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  • Business Report: 9/15/17

    Business Report: 9/15/17

    Friday, September 15 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-09-15 20:24:25 GMT

    Crazy Shirts debuts two exclusive Florida Aloha T-shirt designs. Crazy Shirts will donate $10,000 to Florida hurricane relief plus proceeds from the shirts up to $25,000. Hawaiian Home Lands completes a $22 million revenue bond sale, financing debt at lower interest, for a savings of millions. Kamehameha Schools...

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    Crazy Shirts debuts two exclusive Florida Aloha T-shirt designs. Crazy Shirts will donate $10,000 to Florida hurricane relief plus proceeds from the shirts up to $25,000. Hawaiian Home Lands completes a $22 million revenue bond sale, financing debt at lower interest, for a savings of millions. Kamehameha Schools...

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  • Pacific Aviation Museum brings America’s history to life with Living History Day

    Pacific Aviation Museum brings America’s history to life with Living History Day

    Thursday, September 14 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-09-14 21:09:42 GMT

    Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will bring America’s history during World War II to life at its annual Living History Day, September 23, from 9 am – 4:30 pm. 

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    Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will bring America’s history during World War II to life at its annual Living History Day, September 23, from 9 am – 4:30 pm. 

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  • Kealii Reichel to chair special chant concert at UH Manoa

    Kealii Reichel to chair special chant concert at UH Manoa

    Thursday, September 14 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-09-14 21:07:26 GMT

    Joining us this morning is Na Hoku Hanohano award winner and Kumu Hula Kealii Reichel. He's chairing a special chant concert ...highlighting oli and the...

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    Joining us this morning is Na Hoku Hanohano award winner and Kumu Hula Kealii Reichel. He's chairing a special chant concert ...highlighting oli and the...

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  • Keiki conch shell blowing contest a first at Pearlridge Center

    Keiki conch shell blowing contest a first at Pearlridge Center

    Thursday, September 14 2017 5:04 PM EDT2017-09-14 21:04:07 GMT

    On Saturday, Sept. 16, Pearlridge Center will host the first Keiki Pu (conch shell) Blowing Contest, in partnership with Aloha Festivals as part of its long-standing Keiki Ho‘olaule‘a. 

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    On Saturday, Sept. 16, Pearlridge Center will host the first Keiki Pu (conch shell) Blowing Contest, in partnership with Aloha Festivals as part of its long-standing Keiki Ho‘olaule‘a. 

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  • Sales of single-family homes, condos highest in more than 10 years

    Sales of single-family homes, condos highest in more than 10 years

    Thursday, September 14 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-09-14 21:03:03 GMT

    Locations – Hawaii’s leading real estate firm – published its Oahu Residential Real Estate Report for August 2017. 

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    Locations – Hawaii’s leading real estate firm – published its Oahu Residential Real Estate Report for August 2017. 

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  • Business Report: 9/14/17

    Business Report: 9/14/17

    Thursday, September 14 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-09-14 21:01:41 GMT

    The late Gary Galiher's law firm will continue after settlement of a lawsuit contesting ownership. Everyone's differences have been settled. 

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    The late Gary Galiher's law firm will continue after settlement of a lawsuit contesting ownership. Everyone's differences have been settled. 

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  • Pacific Forum CSIS gives updates on North Korea, Myanmar

    Pacific Forum CSIS gives updates on North Korea, Myanmar

    Thursday, September 14 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-09-14 20:50:13 GMT

    More sanctions for North Korea, and ethnic cleansing alleged in Burma. Brad Glosserman joins us from from Pacific Forum CSIS...

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    More sanctions for North Korea, and ethnic cleansing alleged in Burma. Brad Glosserman joins us from from Pacific Forum CSIS...

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Orthopedic surgeon discusses hip injuries

    Healthier Hawaii: Orthopedic surgeon discusses hip injuries

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-09-13 22:08:42 GMT

    In this edition of "Healthier Hawaii," Dr. Nick Crawford, an orthopedic surgeon, joined us from Straub Medical Center. 

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    In this edition of "Healthier Hawaii," Dr. Nick Crawford, an orthopedic surgeon, joined us from Straub Medical Center. 

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  • Henry Kapono, Keola Beamer to join forces at Blue Note Hawaii

    Henry Kapono, Keola Beamer to join forces at Blue Note Hawaii

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-09-13 22:00:59 GMT

    Keola Beamer is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note Hawaii for the final performance in his "Artist to Artist" Series.

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    Keola Beamer is joining Henry Kapono at the Blue Note Hawaii for the final performance in his "Artist to Artist" Series.

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  • PhotoCon Hawaii to showcase latest in products and technology

    PhotoCon Hawaii to showcase latest in products and technology

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:54 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:54:43 GMT

    Photography buffs are going to geek out at the new PhotoCon Hawaii convention, where the latest in products and technologies are taking center stage.

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    Photography buffs are going to geek out at the new PhotoCon Hawaii convention, where the latest in products and technologies are taking center stage.

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  • Dream expert discusses REM sleep and link to dementia

    Dream expert discusses REM sleep and link to dementia

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:48:54 GMT
    A new study shows not getting enough REM sleep can lead to a greater risk of getting dementia. But just what is REM sleep and how do we know we're getting enough of it? Dream expert Paul Unkrur was back on Sunrise to explain this and also interpret a couple other dreams relating to dating and using the bathroom. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    A new study shows not getting enough REM sleep can lead to a greater risk of getting dementia. But just what is REM sleep and how do we know we're getting enough of it? Dream expert Paul Unkrur was back on Sunrise to explain this and also interpret a couple other dreams relating to dating and using the bathroom. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Geek Beat: Apple announcement

    Geek Beat: Apple announcement

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:32:00 GMT

    Apple made its announcement on Tuesday about its latest releases.

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    Apple made its announcement on Tuesday about its latest releases.

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  • Business Report: Wind power

    Business Report: Wind power

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:24:08 GMT

    This morning: where wind power is. Whenever I find something counterintuitive I like to share it with you.

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    This morning: where wind power is. Whenever I find something counterintuitive I like to share it with you.

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  • US Vets presents 'Chips for Charity' fundraiser at Honolulu Country Club

    US Vets presents 'Chips for Charity' fundraiser at Honolulu Country Club

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-09-12 21:13:10 GMT

    The excitement and fun of the 9th island is coming to Oahu! Imagine playing games of chance and trying your luck of the draw without having to board a plane? Well, you can now play the odds in the name of philanthropy at the upcoming “Chips for Charity”, an event in which 100% of the proceeds will go...

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    The excitement and fun of the 9th island is coming to Oahu! Imagine playing games of chance and trying your luck of the draw without having to board a plane? Well, you can now play the odds in the name of philanthropy at the upcoming “Chips for Charity”, an event in which 100% of the proceeds will go...

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  • Facebook Free-For-All: What's your favorite local saying?

    Facebook Free-For-All: What's your favorite local saying?

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-09-12 21:10:14 GMT

    Living in Hawaii and growing up surrounded by the pidgin dialect, locals have integrated some of these local phrases into their daily language.  'Braddah', 'Garrenz', 'Da Kine'... all have specific meanings when used in a certain way. 

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    Living in Hawaii and growing up surrounded by the pidgin dialect, locals have integrated some of these local phrases into their daily language.  'Braddah', 'Garrenz', 'Da Kine'... all have specific meanings when used in a certain way. 

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  • Honolulu Firefighters Foundation hosts annual food festival

    Honolulu Firefighters Foundation hosts annual food festival

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-09-12 21:06:49 GMT

    On Sept. 15, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., top chefs from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii, along with the Honolulu Fire Department (HFD) firefighters, will serve delectable dishes on the Ocean Lawn at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. Practice Fire Safety Everyday is the theme...

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    On Sept. 15, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., top chefs from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Hawaii, along with the Honolulu Fire Department (HFD) firefighters, will serve delectable dishes on the Ocean Lawn at The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort. Practice Fire Safety Everyday is the theme...

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  • Hawaii financial advisor Noel Paccaro Brown earns national acclaim

    Hawaii financial advisor Noel Paccaro Brown earns national acclaim

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-09-12 20:58:39 GMT

    Local Morgan Stanley financial advisor Noel Pacarro Brown has earned national recognition by  being named to Forbes Magazine’s inaugural List of America’s Top Next Generation Wealth Advisors. 

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    Local Morgan Stanley financial advisor Noel Pacarro Brown has earned national recognition by  being named to Forbes Magazine’s inaugural List of America’s Top Next Generation Wealth Advisors. 

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  • Business Report: Finding a city for Amazon's second HQ

    Business Report: Finding a city for Amazon's second HQ

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-09-12 20:43:58 GMT

    Amazon is based in Seattle but says it wants a second headquarters someplace else.

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    Amazon is based in Seattle but says it wants a second headquarters someplace else.

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  • LIST: Winners announced for Ku Mai Ka Hula competition

    LIST: Winners announced for Ku Mai Ka Hula competition

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-09-12 19:45:54 GMT

    Congratulations to the winners of the 12th Annual Ku Mai Ka Hula Competition held this past weekend on the Island of Maui. 

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    Congratulations to the winners of the 12th Annual Ku Mai Ka Hula Competition held this past weekend on the Island of Maui. 

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  • New exhibit commemorates 100th anniversary of death of Queen Liliuokalani

    New exhibit commemorates 100th anniversary of death of Queen Liliuokalani

    Monday, September 11 2017 9:26 PM EDT2017-09-12 01:26:10 GMT

    The 100th anniversary of the death of Queen Liliuokalani will be on November 11, 2017. 

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    The 100th anniversary of the death of Queen Liliuokalani will be on November 11, 2017. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Tips for saving

    SmartMoney Monday: Tips for saving

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:45:25 GMT

    Welcome to Smart Money Monday. Today we're going to learn all about something that's both incredibly easy and incredibly hard to do – save money. But where do you start? The real answer on how to save is to just start saving. Saving money is really just a habit. Whether you can save a lot or a little...

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    Welcome to Smart Money Monday. Today we're going to learn all about something that's both incredibly easy and incredibly hard to do – save money. But where do you start? The real answer on how to save is to just start saving. Saving money is really just a habit. Whether you can save a lot or a little...

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  • Electric Island Drive and EV Fair to help raise awareness of electric vehicles

    Electric Island Drive and EV Fair to help raise awareness of electric vehicles

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:37:39 GMT

    Blue Planet Foundation and Sustainable Transportation Coalition of Hawaii are working hard preparing for the Electric Island Drive & E-V Fair coming up next Sunday. Blue Planet Foundation is  a local nonprofit organization dedicated to clearing the path for 100% clean energy in Hawaii. Their vision is a Hawaii...

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    Blue Planet Foundation and Sustainable Transportation Coalition of Hawaii are working hard preparing for the Electric Island Drive & E-V Fair coming up next Sunday. Blue Planet Foundation is  a local nonprofit organization dedicated to clearing the path for 100% clean energy in Hawaii. Their vision is a Hawaii...

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  • Sunset Jazz concert to celebrate legacy of Ella Fitzgerald

    Sunset Jazz concert to celebrate legacy of Ella Fitzgerald

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:36:01 GMT

    Enjoy an evening of great jazz on the slopes of Diamond Head as we celebrate the musical styling of jazz legend, Ella Fitzgerald!  La Pietra School for Girls will be having their Sunset Jazz concert on Sunday September 17th at 5:30 p.m. on La Pietra's Great Lawn. You’ll be treated to a night of wonderful jazz...

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    Enjoy an evening of great jazz on the slopes of Diamond Head as we celebrate the musical styling of jazz legend, Ella Fitzgerald!  La Pietra School for Girls will be having their Sunset Jazz concert on Sunday September 17th at 5:30 p.m. on La Pietra's Great Lawn. You’ll be treated to a night of wonderful jazz...

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  • Elite polo players gallop to Hawaii for Hawaii Invitational of Polo

    Elite polo players gallop to Hawaii for Hawaii Invitational of Polo

    Monday, September 11 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-09-11 21:22:02 GMT

    The Hawaii International Polo Association (HIPA) is delighted to announce The Kahala Hotel & Resort, Hawaii Invitational of Polo is set to gallop into paradise September 14-17, 2017 at the Waimanalo Polo Fields, home of the Honolulu Polo Club. The historic four-day Invitational is an unmatched sporting...

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    The Hawaii International Polo Association (HIPA) is delighted to announce The Kahala Hotel & Resort, Hawaii Invitational of Polo is set to gallop into paradise September 14-17, 2017 at the Waimanalo Polo Fields, home of the Honolulu Polo Club. The historic four-day Invitational is an unmatched sporting...

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  • Business Report: Republicans redistricting

    Monday, September 11 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-09-11 20:46:00 GMT

    In the last redistricting, Republicans were in control. They drew a bunch of safe GOP districts.  

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    In the last redistricting, Republicans were in control. They drew a bunch of safe GOP districts.  

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kuokoa

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kuokoa

    Friday, September 8 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-09-08 21:41:54 GMT
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    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Kuokoa." 

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    Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Kuokoa." 

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  • Rock 4 Recovery to help benefit addiction treatment and recovery programs

    Rock 4 Recovery to help benefit addiction treatment and recovery programs

    Friday, September 8 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-09-08 20:50:25 GMT

    The problem of addiction here in Hawaii is an on--going problem. Many people do not know what to do when a loved one or a friend struggles with addiction. The solution – treatment and recovery programs from community based group support to residential treatment and more. New Horizons Counseling...

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    The problem of addiction here in Hawaii is an on--going problem. Many people do not know what to do when a loved one or a friend struggles with addiction. The solution – treatment and recovery programs from community based group support to residential treatment and more. New Horizons Counseling...

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  • Yamaguchi and Salonga team up for Hawaii's kids

    Yamaguchi and Salonga team up for Hawaii's kids

    Friday, September 8 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-09-08 20:47:48 GMT

    Kristi Yamaguchi dazzled her way into the hearts of Americans when she captured gold at the 1992 Olympic Games. The figure skater will perform in a 2 day show at the Blaisdell Center September 9 - 10, 2017. Yamaguchi is teaming up with a huge Broadway star. Lea Salonga will preform live while some of the biggest named figure skaters take to the ice. A Tony award winner, Salonga has been the singing voice of Disney's Jasmine from Aladdin and Mulan. 

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    Kristi Yamaguchi dazzled her way into the hearts of Americans when she captured gold at the 1992 Olympic Games. The figure skater will perform in a 2 day show at the Blaisdell Center September 9 - 10, 2017. Yamaguchi is teaming up with a huge Broadway star. Lea Salonga will preform live while some of the biggest named figure skaters take to the ice. A Tony award winner, Salonga has been the singing voice of Disney's Jasmine from Aladdin and Mulan. 

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  • Volunteer for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up

    Volunteer for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up

    Friday, September 8 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-09-08 20:41:52 GMT

    Volunteers are being sought for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up to be held Saturday, September 16th. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with coffee and breakfast snacks provided by Ruth’s Chris Steak House as instructions and equipment are distributed to participants. The cleanup will be held from...

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    Volunteers are being sought for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up to be held Saturday, September 16th. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with coffee and breakfast snacks provided by Ruth’s Chris Steak House as instructions and equipment are distributed to participants. The cleanup will be held from...

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  • Business Report: How U.S. taxes compare to other countries

    Business Report: How U.S. taxes compare to other countries

    Friday, September 8 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-08 20:25:25 GMT

    President Trump has repeatedly said we are the highest-taxed nation in the world. And perhaps you thought, really? More than Sweden or France? More than socialist countries? The truth is, the president to the contrary, we are not the highest-taxed nation. We are not one of the highest-taxed nations...

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    President Trump has repeatedly said we are the highest-taxed nation in the world. And perhaps you thought, really? More than Sweden or France? More than socialist countries? The truth is, the president to the contrary, we are not the highest-taxed nation. We are not one of the highest-taxed nations...

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  • Beauty and Grace: School season must haves

    Beauty and Grace: School season must haves

    Thursday, September 7 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-09-07 19:56:45 GMT

    Summer is over and the kids are heading back to school!  To keep them looking sharp, fashion expert Alle Fister takes a look at the hottest new fashion trends...

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    Summer is over and the kids are heading back to school!  To keep them looking sharp, fashion expert Alle Fister takes a look at the hottest new fashion trends...

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  • Diner en Blanc returns to Hawaii this month

    Diner en Blanc returns to Hawaii this month

    Thursday, September 7 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-09-07 19:49:12 GMT

    For the fourth year, Honolulu will host its annual Le Dîner en Blanc! On Saturday, September 9th, the elegant affair will gather at a secret location welcoming more than 1,600 friends as well as friends of friends for another magical event set against the beauty of Hawaii.? Registration for this unique event happens...

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    For the fourth year, Honolulu will host its annual Le Dîner en Blanc! On Saturday, September 9th, the elegant affair will gather at a secret location welcoming more than 1,600 friends as well as friends of friends for another magical event set against the beauty of Hawaii.? Registration for this unique event happens...

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  • Unique meals offered in Oahu restaurants on one night to help Hawaii’s senior citizens in need

    Unique meals offered in Oahu restaurants on one night to help Hawaii’s senior citizens in need

    Thursday, September 7 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-09-07 19:42:38 GMT

    On October 5, The Good Table, a fundraiser for Lanakila Meals on Wheels will once again take place in restaurants across Oahu.  Many restaurants are anticipated to participate in this one night event, where one table is set aside in each restaurant and a unique, chef-designed menu is served.  Tables are sold...

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    On October 5, The Good Table, a fundraiser for Lanakila Meals on Wheels will once again take place in restaurants across Oahu.  Many restaurants are anticipated to participate in this one night event, where one table is set aside in each restaurant and a unique, chef-designed menu is served.  Tables are sold...

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  • The 34th Annual Honolulu Magazine Hale ‘Aina Awards will celebrate 228 of Hawai‘i’s best restaurants

    The 34th Annual Honolulu Magazine Hale ‘Aina Awards will celebrate 228 of Hawai‘i’s best restaurants

    Thursday, September 7 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-09-07 19:37:03 GMT

    HONOLULU Magazine each year honors the best restaurants in the Islands with the Hale ‘Aina Awards, Hawai‘i's longest-running and most distinguished culinary awards. The savvy readers of HONOLULU Magazine vote for the best restaurants in Hawai‘i in 38 categories. The winners are announced...

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    HONOLULU Magazine each year honors the best restaurants in the Islands with the Hale ‘Aina Awards, Hawai‘i's longest-running and most distinguished culinary awards. The savvy readers of HONOLULU Magazine vote for the best restaurants in Hawai‘i in 38 categories. The winners are announced...

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  • Business Report: The rail special session

    Business Report: The rail special session

    Thursday, September 7 2017 3:27 PM EDT2017-09-07 19:27:50 GMT
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    If the legislature thinks something funny is going on, let them prove it, otherwise, don't meddle in a city project and fiddle with the financing. Let them look instead at the delays and soaring costs of airport renovations, which IS a state project. But now it turns out, meddling state lawmakers slipped in a fiddle...

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    If the legislature thinks something funny is going on, let them prove it, otherwise, don't meddle in a city project and fiddle with the financing. Let them look instead at the delays and soaring costs of airport renovations, which IS a state project. But now it turns out, meddling state lawmakers slipped in a fiddle...

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  • Climate Change in Hawaii: Vern Miyagi interview on Sunrise

    Climate Change in Hawaii: Vern Miyagi interview on Sunrise

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-09-06 20:49:12 GMT

    By mid-century and beyond, scientists predict damaging effects of climate change that include inundation of tens of thousands of acres in coastal communities, flooding that could cripple Hawaii's tourism and economy, and the loss of vital native plants and species.  

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    By mid-century and beyond, scientists predict damaging effects of climate change that include inundation of tens of thousands of acres in coastal communities, flooding that could cripple Hawaii's tourism and economy, and the loss of vital native plants and species.  

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  • Geek Beat: New tech toys for your car

    Geek Beat: New tech toys for your car

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-09-06 20:13:10 GMT

    Tablets, smartphones and other personal mobile devices have become an indispensable tool in most of our lives. But, the more we use it, the more unforeseen problems can arise. One of the biggest issues we have with our portable devices is driving.  While many states have enacted laws that make it...

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    Tablets, smartphones and other personal mobile devices have become an indispensable tool in most of our lives. But, the more we use it, the more unforeseen problems can arise. One of the biggest issues we have with our portable devices is driving.  While many states have enacted laws that make it...

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  • Aloha Festivals 2017, Keiki Conch Shell Blowing Contest

    Aloha Festivals 2017, Keiki Conch Shell Blowing Contest

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-09-06 20:02:49 GMT

    Aloha Festivals celebrates the love for Hawai‘i’s children with “He Lei Aloha Ke Keiki – Children Are Our Garland of Love.” In celebration of our keiki, a few new events have been added to this year’s Aloha Festivals. New this year is the keiki conch shell blowing contest, otherwise referred to as...

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    Aloha Festivals celebrates the love for Hawai‘i’s children with “He Lei Aloha Ke Keiki – Children Are Our Garland of Love.” In celebration of our keiki, a few new events have been added to this year’s Aloha Festivals. New this year is the keiki conch shell blowing contest, otherwise referred to as...

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  • New York stage actress/singer comes home to star in local production of The King and I

    New York stage actress/singer comes home to star in local production of The King and I

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-09-06 19:56:13 GMT

    The I’m A Bright Kid Foundation is excited to announce its production of the award-winning Broadway hit, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I. The production opens on Sept. 8th and runs through Oct. 1st at the Paliku Theatre on the campus of Windward Community College in Kane‘ohe...

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    The I’m A Bright Kid Foundation is excited to announce its production of the award-winning Broadway hit, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I. The production opens on Sept. 8th and runs through Oct. 1st at the Paliku Theatre on the campus of Windward Community College in Kane‘ohe...

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  • Kitchen Creations: Hauula Tomato Salad with Mac Nut Pesto

    Kitchen Creations: Hauula Tomato Salad with Mac Nut Pesto

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-09-06 19:48:55 GMT

    Terry Shintaku is the owner of Green Growers, Inc.,  They grows tomatoes in Hauula using hydroponic technology and equipment that dates back to the 1950’s.  Completed in 1953, they are the oldest hydroponic farm in Hawaii.  Originally owned by James Glover, Terry's dad, Graf, purchased the farm from...

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    Terry Shintaku is the owner of Green Growers, Inc.,  They grows tomatoes in Hauula using hydroponic technology and equipment that dates back to the 1950’s.  Completed in 1953, they are the oldest hydroponic farm in Hawaii.  Originally owned by James Glover, Terry's dad, Graf, purchased the farm from...

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  • Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii hosts teddy bear drive

    Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii hosts teddy bear drive

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-09-05 21:56:19 GMT

    Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii's is hosting it's 20th annual Teddy Bear Drive and Family Resource Fair. 

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    Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii's is hosting it's 20th annual Teddy Bear Drive and Family Resource Fair. 

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  • Hawaii Food and Wine Festival looking for young chefs for Keiki in the Kitchen event

    Hawaii Food and Wine Festival looking for young chefs for Keiki in the Kitchen event

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-09-05 21:51:10 GMT

    The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival is looking for keiki chefs. Organizers are on the hunt for healthy recipes featuring local ingredients for its Keiki in the Kitchen event.

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    The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival is looking for keiki chefs. Organizers are on the hunt for healthy recipes featuring local ingredients for its Keiki in the Kitchen event.

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  • Sen. Espero discusses decision to run for lieutenant governor

    Sen. Espero discusses decision to run for lieutenant governor

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-09-05 21:33:05 GMT

    State Sen. Will Espero announced last week that he would be running for lieutenant governor in the upcoming election. 

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    State Sen. Will Espero announced last week that he would be running for lieutenant governor in the upcoming election. 

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  • Creative Lab Hawaii Hosts 2nd Annual Music Immersive

    Creative Lab Hawaii Hosts 2nd Annual Music Immersive

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-09-05 20:57:35 GMT

    Opening new revenue and creativity channels for Hawaii’s musicians, Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) is proud to announce eleven finalists for its annual Music Immersive program that pairs up songwriters with professionals in the entertainment industry. Selected from both established and promising songwriter applicants...

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    Opening new revenue and creativity channels for Hawaii’s musicians, Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) is proud to announce eleven finalists for its annual Music Immersive program that pairs up songwriters with professionals in the entertainment industry. Selected from both established and promising songwriter applicants...

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  • Billy V: Legends of Mele, Carrie Ann Inaba, Makana, Tahitian Heiva competition

    Billy V: Legends of Mele, Carrie Ann Inaba, Makana, Tahitian Heiva competition

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 4:45 PM EDT2017-09-05 20:45:55 GMT

    Coming up tomorrow at the Waikiki Shell, it's a tribute concert called the "Boz Bash".  It's a free event. There will be concessions but no coolers and no alcohol.  The event will pay tribute to Roland Cazimero, Mahi Beamer, Martin Pahinui, Eddie Kamae, Palani Vaughan and John Kuamo'o. Lots of entertainers...

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    Coming up tomorrow at the Waikiki Shell, it's a tribute concert called the "Boz Bash".  It's a free event. There will be concessions but no coolers and no alcohol.  The event will pay tribute to Roland Cazimero, Mahi Beamer, Martin Pahinui, Eddie Kamae, Palani Vaughan and John Kuamo'o. Lots of entertainers...

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  • Business Report: August arrivals

    Business Report: August arrivals

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-09-05 20:35:27 GMT

    We got 928,447 arrivals in August, not as many as in June or July. But that was up 42,000, or 5%, from August of last year. International traffic was up 5%, accounting for 14,000 more than last year. Japan traffic rose 7%. Mainland traffic rose to all islands: a few hundred more to Kauai, thousands more to Maui...

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    We got 928,447 arrivals in August, not as many as in June or July. But that was up 42,000, or 5%, from August of last year. International traffic was up 5%, accounting for 14,000 more than last year. Japan traffic rose 7%. Mainland traffic rose to all islands: a few hundred more to Kauai, thousands more to Maui...

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  • Hakubundo opens in Pearlridge with an event for Japanophiles

    Hakubundo opens in Pearlridge with an event for Japanophiles

    Monday, September 4 2017 3:44 PM EDT2017-09-04 19:44:34 GMT

    Japanese bookstore Hakubundo recently opened its second Hawaii location at Pearlridge Uptown earlier this month.  Unlike its Honolulu location, which offers a large selection of books, magazines, and manga (comics), the new store caters to the residents of West Oahu with an expanded selection of pens...

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    Japanese bookstore Hakubundo recently opened its second Hawaii location at Pearlridge Uptown earlier this month.  Unlike its Honolulu location, which offers a large selection of books, magazines, and manga (comics), the new store caters to the residents of West Oahu with an expanded selection of pens...

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  • The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo

    The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo

    Monday, September 4 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-09-04 19:39:39 GMT

    The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo is happening on September 8, 9 and 10 at The Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Over two hundred vendors will be participating with a variety of products. There will be non-stop shows and entertainment on the main stage including The Celebrities and Their Pets Fashion Show...

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    The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo is happening on September 8, 9 and 10 at The Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Over two hundred vendors will be participating with a variety of products. There will be non-stop shows and entertainment on the main stage including The Celebrities and Their Pets Fashion Show...

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  • Billy V: Hawaii represents on American Ninja Warrior, Consolidated Theaters specials, Kalani Pea on Hawaiian Air

    Billy V: Hawaii represents on American Ninja Warrior, Consolidated Theaters specials, Kalani Pea on Hawaiian Air

    Monday, September 4 2017 3:30 PM EDT2017-09-04 19:30:50 GMT

    Coming up tonight on KHNL, it's American Ninja Warrior and there will be Hawaii representation. Kapu Gaison from Kane'ohe is going to be on the show competing. He is no stranger to the competition; he was in the Vegas National Finals this past July. Gaison is a 2003 graduate of the Kamehameha Schools....

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    Coming up tonight on KHNL, it's American Ninja Warrior and there will be Hawaii representation. Kapu Gaison from Kane'ohe is going to be on the show competing. He is no stranger to the competition; he was in the Vegas National Finals this past July. Gaison is a 2003 graduate of the Kamehameha Schools....

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  • Business Report: Where our visitors are coming from

    Business Report: Where our visitors are coming from

    Monday, September 4 2017 3:24 PM EDT2017-09-04 19:24:17 GMT

    We get most of our visitors, more than half a million a month, from the U.S. mainland. And we get more than 100,000 from Japan even in so-called off-months. Canada is more variable, 20,000 to 70,000 a month depending on the season. But what about other places? Australia 28,000, plus 8,000 from New Zealand...

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    We get most of our visitors, more than half a million a month, from the U.S. mainland. And we get more than 100,000 from Japan even in so-called off-months. Canada is more variable, 20,000 to 70,000 a month depending on the season. But what about other places? Australia 28,000, plus 8,000 from New Zealand...

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  • Hawaii chef teams up with Heinz, Kraft to create new BBQ sauce

    Hawaii chef teams up with Heinz, Kraft to create new BBQ sauce

    Friday, September 1 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-09-01 21:57:54 GMT

    Local Chef Mark Noguchi teamed up with Heinz and Kraft foods to create a new Barbeque sauce -- and it has a Hawaii spin on it! 

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    Local Chef Mark Noguchi teamed up with Heinz and Kraft foods to create a new Barbeque sauce -- and it has a Hawaii spin on it! 

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  • 'Black Panther' co-writer appearing at 2017 Ohina Short Film Showcase

    'Black Panther' co-writer appearing at 2017 Ohina Short Film Showcase

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:56:27 GMT

    Joe Robert Cole is a writer/producer/director who enjoys crafting smart, rich character journeys as well as creating tent pole, world-building films and television. Joe recently co-wrote Marvel’s “Black Panther” with filmmaker Ryan Coogler. Prior to that, Joe was an Emmy-nominated Producer/Writer on the award-winning...

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    Joe Robert Cole is a writer/producer/director who enjoys crafting smart, rich character journeys as well as creating tent pole, world-building films and television. Joe recently co-wrote Marvel’s “Black Panther” with filmmaker Ryan Coogler. Prior to that, Joe was an Emmy-nominated Producer/Writer on the award-winning...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Kapena

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Kapena

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:43 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:43:16 GMT

    Kapena, considered to be one of Hawaii’s premier island bands has more than 20 Island Music CD’s to their credit. Although the band has been through some changes, its founding member, Kelly Boy De Lima is still the band leader. Kapena continues to be an institution that embraces what islanders...

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    Kapena, considered to be one of Hawaii’s premier island bands has more than 20 Island Music CD’s to their credit. Although the band has been through some changes, its founding member, Kelly Boy De Lima is still the band leader. Kapena continues to be an institution that embraces what islanders...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Jan McGrath

    Kupuna Achievers: Jan McGrath

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:24:44 GMT

    Jan  McGrath uses words to inspire others. As Aunty Jan recites Emily Dickinson's "Not in Vain", you can feel a warmth and enthusiasm in her voice. This life-long teacher has been sharing her knowledge with students since she was 20 years old, teaching others for the last 6-decades.  And even years...

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    Jan  McGrath uses words to inspire others. As Aunty Jan recites Emily Dickinson's "Not in Vain", you can feel a warmth and enthusiasm in her voice. This life-long teacher has been sharing her knowledge with students since she was 20 years old, teaching others for the last 6-decades.  And even years...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kahua

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kahua

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:14:35 GMT

    ?Auhea ?oukou e na mamo kaulana o neia ?aina, aloha. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Kahua" e hoa?o pu kakou "Kahua" maika?i. The word Kahua means foundation, base, or platform, the word kahua also describes sites like playgrounds, athletic fields and courts of play as in the word "kahua pa?ani"...

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    ?Auhea ?oukou e na mamo kaulana o neia ?aina, aloha. Our Hawaiian word of the day is "Kahua" e hoa?o pu kakou "Kahua" maika?i. The word Kahua means foundation, base, or platform, the word kahua also describes sites like playgrounds, athletic fields and courts of play as in the word "kahua pa?ani"...

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  • 35th annual Okinawan Festival set to take place this weekend

    35th annual Okinawan Festival set to take place this weekend

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:57:11 GMT

    The Okinawan Festival is known as the largest ethnic festival in Hawaii with an estimated 2-day attendance of 40,000.  

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    The Okinawan Festival is known as the largest ethnic festival in Hawaii with an estimated 2-day attendance of 40,000.  

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  • Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

    Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:54:15 GMT

    Duke’s Waikiki is hosting its 12th Annual Duke’s Ukes Contest at Duke’s Waikiki on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 

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    Duke’s Waikiki is hosting its 12th Annual Duke’s Ukes Contest at Duke’s Waikiki on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 

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  • Billy V: Gloria Gaynor re-writes hit song for victims of Harvey, Remembering Princess Diana

    Billy V: Gloria Gaynor re-writes hit song for victims of Harvey, Remembering Princess Diana

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:52:44 GMT

    Singer Gloria Gaynor re-wrote her famous disco hit "I will Survive" for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Gaynor said she hopes the song would cheer the victims...

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    Singer Gloria Gaynor re-wrote her famous disco hit "I will Survive" for victims of Hurricane Harvey. Gaynor said she hopes the song would cheer the victims...

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  • Actress Julia Ormond in Hawaii to help raise awareness about sex trafficking

    Actress Julia Ormond in Hawaii to help raise awareness about sex trafficking

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:51:13 GMT

    Julia Ormond is an award winning actress, but that is the only start of her success and contribution to the world. 

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    Julia Ormond is an award winning actress, but that is the only start of her success and contribution to the world. 

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  • Burgers and Things celebrates 2 years in Pauoa

    Burgers and Things celebrates 2 years in Pauoa

    Thursday, August 31 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-08-31 20:49:25 GMT

    Take two. Burgers and Things is having twice the fun this year as they its second anniversary. 

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    Take two. Burgers and Things is having twice the fun this year as they its second anniversary. 

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  • Climate Change in Hawaii: Sam 'Ohu Gon interview on Sunrise

    Climate Change in Hawaii: Sam 'Ohu Gon interview on Sunrise

    Thursday, August 31 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-08-31 19:49:27 GMT

    Warmer air temperatures and sea level rise will not only affect Hawaii's coastlines, but could have long-term ramifications on the islands' unique culture. 

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    Warmer air temperatures and sea level rise will not only affect Hawaii's coastlines, but could have long-term ramifications on the islands' unique culture. 

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  • Eric Hutchinson at the Blue Note

    Eric Hutchinson at the Blue Note

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-08-30 19:57:59 GMT

    Singer, songwriter, performer, producer, DJ - Eric Hutchinson is a constantly evolving musician, driven by his passion and curiosity for all things musical and creative. He independently recorded his debut album Sounds Like This in 2007 and it became the highest charting album by an unsigned artist...

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    Singer, songwriter, performer, producer, DJ - Eric Hutchinson is a constantly evolving musician, driven by his passion and curiosity for all things musical and creative. He independently recorded his debut album Sounds Like This in 2007 and it became the highest charting album by an unsigned artist...

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Concussions

    Healthier Hawaii: Concussions

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-08-30 19:52:32 GMT

    Welcome to Healthier Hawaii. It's a brand new segment we're starting here at Hawaii News Now.   Dr. Jennifer King is a pediatric and adolescent sports medicine specialist at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children.  She's an expert on concussions and we wanted to talk to her...

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    Welcome to Healthier Hawaii. It's a brand new segment we're starting here at Hawaii News Now.   Dr. Jennifer King is a pediatric and adolescent sports medicine specialist at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children.  She's an expert on concussions and we wanted to talk to her...

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  • Ward Village presents a community Talk Story with Graham Hill

    Ward Village presents a community Talk Story with Graham Hill

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-08-30 19:45:24 GMT

    In 2009, Graham Hill purchased two apartments in New York City with the express purpose of showing that people could have everything they need using less (and better) stuff and space. He had big dreams for the small spaces: dinner parties for 12, accommodations for 2 overnight guests, a home office...

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    In 2009, Graham Hill purchased two apartments in New York City with the express purpose of showing that people could have everything they need using less (and better) stuff and space. He had big dreams for the small spaces: dinner parties for 12, accommodations for 2 overnight guests, a home office...

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  • Billy V: The Rock helps out Houston, Rousey get married in Hawaii, Makana's new music video, Scherzinger goes blonde for Cosmo

    Billy V: The Rock helps out Houston, Rousey get married in Hawaii, Makana's new music video, Scherzinger goes blonde for Cosmo

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 3:34 PM EDT2017-08-30 19:34:26 GMT
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    Yesterday we told you about Kevin Hart's challenge to his celeb friends on behalf of all those affected by the destruction of Hurricane Harvey. The Rock responded saying,  "things like this has a way of bringing us together as a country. Regardless of race and politics, we all want to step up to the plate do everything we can to help out our brothers and sisters and families in need." He also  had a personal message for the people of Houston.  In his video, Th...More >>
    Yesterday we told you about Kevin Hart's challenge to his celeb friends on behalf of all those affected by the destruction of Hurricane Harvey. The Rock responded saying,  "things like this has a way of bringing us together as a country. Regardless of race and politics, we all want to step up to the plate do everything we can to help out our brothers and sisters and families in need." He also  had a personal message for the people of Houston.  In his video, Th...More >>
  • Facebook Free For All: What's the scariest situation you've been in for work?

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-08-29 20:25:47 GMT

    Working in the broadcast journalism industry, a reporter can be sent out to a story at any given minute.  Not knowing all the details of a situation, a reporter could inadvertently end up in a potentially extremely dangerous situation. In today's Facebook Free For All...

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    Working in the broadcast journalism industry, a reporter can be sent out to a story at any given minute.  Not knowing all the details of a situation, a reporter could inadvertently end up in a potentially extremely dangerous situation. In today's Facebook Free For All...

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  • Augie T announces “Laugh Da Island Way” Statewide comedy tour

    Augie T announces “Laugh Da Island Way” Statewide comedy tour

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-08-29 20:17:15 GMT

    Favorite local comedian Augie T is proud to announce the “Laugh Da Island Way” statewide comedy tour this September, presented by Island Air and Primo. In Kona, “Laugh Da Island Way” comes to ?Umeke’s Pa?ina Room on September 1. Augie T will be joined by opening act Kanoa Kukaua from Maui...

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    Favorite local comedian Augie T is proud to announce the “Laugh Da Island Way” statewide comedy tour this September, presented by Island Air and Primo. In Kona, “Laugh Da Island Way” comes to ?Umeke’s Pa?ina Room on September 1. Augie T will be joined by opening act Kanoa Kukaua from Maui...

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  • Kailua girl earns coveted spot to perform at 2017 U.S. Open

    Kailua girl earns coveted spot to perform at 2017 U.S. Open

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-08-29 20:11:18 GMT

    The USTA today announced the names of 12 vocalists, ages 14 and under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs during the night sessions of the 2017 US Open and at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The lineup for this year’s US Open features talent from throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as...

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    The USTA today announced the names of 12 vocalists, ages 14 and under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs during the night sessions of the 2017 US Open and at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The lineup for this year’s US Open features talent from throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as...

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  • Umamiya Shabu Shabu celebrates Grand Opening with under $20 deal

    Umamiya Shabu Shabu celebrates Grand Opening with under $20 deal

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 4:04 PM EDT2017-08-29 20:04:45 GMT

    Centered around high-quality meats with unique Korean flavors added to the traditional Japanese hotpot dish, Umamiya Shabu Shabu offers Honolulu diners an elegant dining experience perfect for families, friends and corporate gatherings. The eatery is located conveniently next to famous Liliha Bakery...

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    Centered around high-quality meats with unique Korean flavors added to the traditional Japanese hotpot dish, Umamiya Shabu Shabu offers Honolulu diners an elegant dining experience perfect for families, friends and corporate gatherings. The eatery is located conveniently next to famous Liliha Bakery...

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  • Former local girl Hirie debuts new single “Sun and Shine”

    Former local girl Hirie debuts new single “Sun and Shine”

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-08-29 19:58:55 GMT

    Originally from the Windward side of Oahu, Patricia Jetton, also known as Hirie, has relocated and now lives in California. She has just finished a national tour with Reggae artists Rebeloution. She is coming home for a quick break and will be back on the road  in September for shows with Common Kings...

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    Originally from the Windward side of Oahu, Patricia Jetton, also known as Hirie, has relocated and now lives in California. She has just finished a national tour with Reggae artists Rebeloution. She is coming home for a quick break and will be back on the road  in September for shows with Common Kings...

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  • Billy V: Coldplay honors Houston, Pure Heart, Natalie Ai Kamauu, Willie K jams with Jim Carrey

    Billy V: Coldplay honors Houston, Pure Heart, Natalie Ai Kamauu, Willie K jams with Jim Carrey

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-08-29 19:41:35 GMT

    British rock band Coldplay had to cancel it's concert in Houston last week because of Hurricane Harvey. But they are sending their thoughts to the victims in a new song they performed in Miami last night called "Houston." Lead singer Chris Martin said they wrote the song because they all grew up loving...

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    British rock band Coldplay had to cancel it's concert in Houston last week because of Hurricane Harvey. But they are sending their thoughts to the victims in a new song they performed in Miami last night called "Houston." Lead singer Chris Martin said they wrote the song because they all grew up loving...

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  • Vegfest Oahu 2017 slated for Saturday September 2nd

    Vegfest Oahu 2017 slated for Saturday September 2nd

    Monday, August 28 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-08-28 21:05:39 GMT

    Hawaii’s 2nd VegFest Oahu will be held at the Frank Fasi Civic Grounds near Honolulu Hale Saturday, September 2nd from 12:00-5:30 pm. VegFest Oahu is a free community event that celebrates plant-based, sustainable living. The event brings together almost 50 booths offering education, food, and entertainment...

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    Hawaii’s 2nd VegFest Oahu will be held at the Frank Fasi Civic Grounds near Honolulu Hale Saturday, September 2nd from 12:00-5:30 pm. VegFest Oahu is a free community event that celebrates plant-based, sustainable living. The event brings together almost 50 booths offering education, food, and entertainment...

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  • Pre and Postnatal body maintenance and taking care of your “baby carriages”

    Pre and Postnatal body maintenance and taking care of your “baby carriages”

    Monday, August 28 2017 4:54 PM EDT2017-08-28 20:54:11 GMT

    Wainani Arnold and the Wainani Wellness Center ‘ohana invite the community to participate in classes at their new fully equipped GYROTONIC® method, Pilates, Yoga and wellness facility. “My goal in establishing this center, was to create a space where people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds...

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    Wainani Arnold and the Wainani Wellness Center ‘ohana invite the community to participate in classes at their new fully equipped GYROTONIC® method, Pilates, Yoga and wellness facility. “My goal in establishing this center, was to create a space where people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds...

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  • Smart Yields arrives in Rome for first Vatican-blessed technology accelerator

    Smart Yields arrives in Rome for first Vatican-blessed technology accelerator

    Monday, August 28 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-08-28 20:47:57 GMT
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    Hawaii-based Smart Yields was selected as one of nine startups from around the world to participate in the Laudato Si’ Challenge, an international technology accelerator. Smart Yields CEO Vincent Kimura, Chief Technology Officer Justin Hedani, and Chief Agricultural Officer Michael Rogers arrived...

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    Hawaii-based Smart Yields was selected as one of nine startups from around the world to participate in the Laudato Si’ Challenge, an international technology accelerator. Smart Yields CEO Vincent Kimura, Chief Technology Officer Justin Hedani, and Chief Agricultural Officer Michael Rogers arrived...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Improving your credit score

    SmartMoney Monday: Improving your credit score

    Monday, August 28 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-08-28 20:42:31 GMT

    Last week, we talked about how to find out your credit score and why it's so important . Today, we're going to learn how we can improve it. Let's say your credit score isn't as high as you'd like it to be, and can negatively impact your ability to get a loan or a low rate, what can you do? There are several...

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    Last week, we talked about how to find out your credit score and why it's so important . Today, we're going to learn how we can improve it. Let's say your credit score isn't as high as you'd like it to be, and can negatively impact your ability to get a loan or a low rate, what can you do? There are several...

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  • Billy V: Kevin Hart's Hurricane Harvey Challenge, MTV's VMA's, Taylor Swift, Kapena's new album, Kapono gets Ono

    Billy V: Kevin Hart's Hurricane Harvey Challenge, MTV's VMA's, Taylor Swift, Kapena's new album, Kapono gets Ono

    Monday, August 28 2017 4:31 PM EDT2017-08-28 20:31:31 GMT

    Comedian and actor Kevin Hart has the victims of Hurriance Harvey in his thoughts this morning. He issued a challenge to his celebrity friends.  He posted a video saying:  "I think we participate in a lot of challenges on the internet. Some meaningful, come meaningless, but we've all done them. I've been...

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    Comedian and actor Kevin Hart has the victims of Hurriance Harvey in his thoughts this morning. He issued a challenge to his celebrity friends.  He posted a video saying:  "I think we participate in a lot of challenges on the internet. Some meaningful, come meaningless, but we've all done them. I've been...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Pa'akai

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Pa'akai

    Friday, August 25 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-08-25 20:58:08 GMT

    Welina e na mamo ?o Haloa, mai Kumukahi a hiki i Lehua aloha kakou. Our Hawaiian word of the week is Pa?akai, let's try to say this together "Pa?a-kai" nani wale. To understand the meaning of the word Pa?akai, we split the words "Pa?a" which means to be solid or hardened, and the word "kai" which means...

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    Welina e na mamo ?o Haloa, mai Kumukahi a hiki i Lehua aloha kakou. Our Hawaiian word of the week is Pa?akai, let's try to say this together "Pa?a-kai" nani wale. To understand the meaning of the word Pa?akai, we split the words "Pa?a" which means to be solid or hardened, and the word "kai" which means...

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  • Sunrise On The Road: International Marketplace

    Sunrise On The Road: International Marketplace

    Friday, August 25 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-08-25 20:05:30 GMT

    Originally opening in 1957, The International Marketplace, located in the heart of Waikiki, is celebrating it's first anniversary since the completion of its renovation.  Featuring 10 restaurants and over 100 retail outlets, the new International Marketplace is sure to have something for everyone. Aside from all the...

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    Originally opening in 1957, The International Marketplace, located in the heart of Waikiki, is celebrating it's first anniversary since the completion of its renovation.  Featuring 10 restaurants and over 100 retail outlets, the new International Marketplace is sure to have something for everyone. Aside from all the...

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  • 3rd Annual Hoolau Kanaka Oahu Ka Onohi O Na Kai

    3rd Annual Hoolau Kanaka Oahu Ka Onohi O Na Kai

    Friday, August 25 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-08-25 17:39:31 GMT

    As Hawaiian practitioners, halaus perform and share their culture in various forms whether it be through hula performances, musical concerts, education, exhibitions, or everyday cultural activities such as lomi lomi (massage), lauhala making, kakau (traditional Hawaiian tattoo), kapa making...

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    As Hawaiian practitioners, halaus perform and share their culture in various forms whether it be through hula performances, musical concerts, education, exhibitions, or everyday cultural activities such as lomi lomi (massage), lauhala making, kakau (traditional Hawaiian tattoo), kapa making...

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  • Belt already in hand, Max Holloway looking for place in UFC history books

    Belt already in hand, Max Holloway looking for place in UFC history books

    Thursday, August 24 2017 5:53 PM EDT2017-08-24 21:53:43 GMT

    UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway is happy to finally have his belt – he just wants to stress that he isn't done yet.

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    UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway is happy to finally have his belt – he just wants to stress that he isn't done yet.

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  • Amazing Hawaii Comic Con brings best of pop culture to Hawaii

    Amazing Hawaii Comic Con brings best of pop culture to Hawaii

    Thursday, August 24 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-08-24 21:37:21 GMT

    The Amazing Hawaii Comic Convention returns to Honolulu in August, bringing an all-star team of popular culture icons to the 2017 show. 

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    The Amazing Hawaii Comic Convention returns to Honolulu in August, bringing an all-star team of popular culture icons to the 2017 show. 

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  • McKinley's Buchanan makes history

    McKinley's Buchanan makes history

    Thursday, August 24 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-08-24 20:46:28 GMT

    McKinley's Alexandria Buchanan made history last weekend.  The sophomore quarterback for McKinley High School is the first girl to ever throw a touchdown pass during a game in Hawaii.  It happened in the second quarter of Saturday's game against Kalaheo.  She almost led them to a win...

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    McKinley's Alexandria Buchanan made history last weekend.  The sophomore quarterback for McKinley High School is the first girl to ever throw a touchdown pass during a game in Hawaii.  It happened in the second quarter of Saturday's game against Kalaheo.  She almost led them to a win...

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  • Hawaii Thunder baseball team come home as champions

    Hawaii Thunder baseball team come home as champions

    Thursday, August 24 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-08-24 20:39:09 GMT
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    The Hawaii Thunder baseball team returned to Oahu as the Babe Ruth 14 and under World Series champions that were held in Virginia.  They dominated, going undefeated in 6 games. They outscored their opponents, 51 to 4. The team got very close to a title the last two years, but 2017 was their year...

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    The Hawaii Thunder baseball team returned to Oahu as the Babe Ruth 14 and under World Series champions that were held in Virginia.  They dominated, going undefeated in 6 games. They outscored their opponents, 51 to 4. The team got very close to a title the last two years, but 2017 was their year...

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  • 36th Annual Greek Festival set for this weekend

    36th Annual Greek Festival set for this weekend

    Thursday, August 24 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-08-24 20:18:27 GMT

    Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Pacific announce the return the Greek Festival. The 2017 Festival will be held at McCoy Pavilion in Ala Moana Park on August 26th and 27th from 12 noon until 9pm. The festival includes favorites including Greek specialties like Spanakopita...

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    Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Pacific announce the return the Greek Festival. The 2017 Festival will be held at McCoy Pavilion in Ala Moana Park on August 26th and 27th from 12 noon until 9pm. The festival includes favorites including Greek specialties like Spanakopita...

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  • Billy V: Jeremy Renner

    Billy V: Jeremy Renner

    Thursday, August 24 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-08-24 20:00:08 GMT

    You know Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye in the Avengers movies or from the Mission Impossible series. But now he's starring in a new film called "Wind River." It's a thriller that's getting rave reviews...

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    You know Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye in the Avengers movies or from the Mission Impossible series. But now he's starring in a new film called "Wind River." It's a thriller that's getting rave reviews...

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  • Business Report: A new map on the value of a dollar

    Business Report: A new map on the value of a dollar

    Thursday, August 24 2017 3:47 PM EDT2017-08-24 19:47:50 GMT

    Recently we discussed what $100 was worth in different cities. The higher the cost of living, the less $100 is worth. There's a new map that better demonstrated this. It’s from the Tax Foundation. The national value of $100, vis a vis local costs, is also the local value in these light-colored areas. But $100...

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    Recently we discussed what $100 was worth in different cities. The higher the cost of living, the less $100 is worth. There's a new map that better demonstrated this. It’s from the Tax Foundation. The national value of $100, vis a vis local costs, is also the local value in these light-colored areas. But $100...

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  • 'Duke Kahanamoku: Hawaii’s Soul' showing as part of Waikiki Nights at Duke’s OceanFest

    'Duke Kahanamoku: Hawaii’s Soul' showing as part of Waikiki Nights at Duke’s OceanFest

    Thursday, August 24 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-08-24 15:23:11 GMT

    Duke’s OceanFest, Waikiki’s premier ocean sports festival, returns to honor the enduring legacy of the legendary Duke Paoa Kahanamoku, August 19-27. An Olympic champion, surfing pioneer and expert paddler, Duke Kahanamoku is fondly remembered as an accomplished waterman and ambassador...

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    Duke’s OceanFest, Waikiki’s premier ocean sports festival, returns to honor the enduring legacy of the legendary Duke Paoa Kahanamoku, August 19-27. An Olympic champion, surfing pioneer and expert paddler, Duke Kahanamoku is fondly remembered as an accomplished waterman and ambassador...

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  • Pauoa Elementary selected as finalist for State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant

    Pauoa Elementary selected as finalist for State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-08-23 21:52:46 GMT

    In June 2017, Pauoa Elementary, along with the non-profit The Green House Hawaii, was given the opportunity to submit a cause to State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant, a crowd-sourced, philanthropic program, to have a chance at receiving $25,000 for a new, STEM based after school program at their school...

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    In June 2017, Pauoa Elementary, along with the non-profit The Green House Hawaii, was given the opportunity to submit a cause to State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant, a crowd-sourced, philanthropic program, to have a chance at receiving $25,000 for a new, STEM based after school program at their school...

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  • Geek Beat: Samsung's latest, Merge AR, LittleBits Code Kit

    Geek Beat: Samsung's latest, Merge AR, LittleBits Code Kit

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:40:55 GMT
    After the release and recall of the infamous Galaxy Note 7 smartphone last year, Samsung is back with their latest electronics.  Can the new Note 8 make up for lost revenue caused by the defective Note 7 model? Also in this week's Geek Beat, Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa also take a look into the expanding market of augmented reality by reviewing the Merge cube. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
    After the release and recall of the infamous Galaxy Note 7 smartphone last year, Samsung is back with their latest electronics.  Can the new Note 8 make up for lost revenue caused by the defective Note 7 model? Also in this week's Geek Beat, Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa also take a look into the expanding market of augmented reality by reviewing the Merge cube. Copyright 2017. Hawaii News Now. All Rights Reserved. More >>
  • Kidz For A Cause is kicking off its biggest-ever FUNraiser

    Kidz For A Cause is kicking off its biggest-ever FUNraiser

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:25:59 GMT

    It’s an open invitation for any kid who wants to help kids in need: Kidz For A Cause, an Oahu-based group of philanthropic students that’s raised over $420,000 for local charities benefiting kids, is launching its biggest FUNraiser yet—and they’re looking for new kids to join in.? ? If you haven’t heard of Kidz For A Cause...

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    It’s an open invitation for any kid who wants to help kids in need: Kidz For A Cause, an Oahu-based group of philanthropic students that’s raised over $420,000 for local charities benefiting kids, is launching its biggest FUNraiser yet—and they’re looking for new kids to join in.? ? If you haven’t heard of Kidz For A Cause...

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  • Grammy award winning group Take 6 performing in Hawaii

    Grammy award winning group Take 6 performing in Hawaii

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:18:51 GMT

    TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with ten Grammy’s, ten Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year...

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    TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with ten Grammy’s, ten Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Vocal Group of the Year...

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  • Amazing Comic Con: 'Go For Broke' - From Comic Book to Movie: Hawaiian Style

    Amazing Comic Con: 'Go For Broke' - From Comic Book to Movie: Hawaiian Style

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-08-23 20:14:28 GMT

    The Amazing Hawaii Comic Con will be happening this weekend at The Hawaii Convention Center. One of the panel discussions will be about the locally made movie 'Go For Broke'.  'Go For Broke' is a Hawaii-based, non-commercial education film project funded in part by the State of Hawaii through...

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    The Amazing Hawaii Comic Con will be happening this weekend at The Hawaii Convention Center. One of the panel discussions will be about the locally made movie 'Go For Broke'.  'Go For Broke' is a Hawaii-based, non-commercial education film project funded in part by the State of Hawaii through...

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  • Billy V: Levato at Mayweather-McGregor, Superhero movie updates, Five-0's newest cast member

    Billy V: Levato at Mayweather-McGregor, Superhero movie updates, Five-0's newest cast member

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 3:43 PM EDT2017-08-23 19:43:51 GMT

    Big gig for Demi Lovato in Las Vegas this weekend. The "Sorry Not Sorry" singer will sing the National Anthem at the Mayweather Vs. McGregor Boxing Match on Saturday. SHOWTIME made the announcement yesterday. But Lovato is no stranger to singing the patriotic tune or the big crowds. Among the places...

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    Big gig for Demi Lovato in Las Vegas this weekend. The "Sorry Not Sorry" singer will sing the National Anthem at the Mayweather Vs. McGregor Boxing Match on Saturday. SHOWTIME made the announcement yesterday. But Lovato is no stranger to singing the patriotic tune or the big crowds. Among the places...

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  • Business Report: 8/23/17

    Business Report: 8/23/17

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-08-23 19:37:07 GMT

    Fine print from the spring auto sales report – Toyota is the top-selling auto brand in Hawaii with a 26% market share, double its share on the mainland. Ford and Chevrolet are second and third on the mainland but it's Honda and Nissan here, with 16% and 10%, respectively. Aloha Petroleum offers more details...

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    Fine print from the spring auto sales report – Toyota is the top-selling auto brand in Hawaii with a 26% market share, double its share on the mainland. Ford and Chevrolet are second and third on the mainland but it's Honda and Nissan here, with 16% and 10%, respectively. Aloha Petroleum offers more details...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Credit scores

    SmartMoney Monday: Credit scores

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-08-22 21:33:22 GMT
    In this edition of SmartMoney Monday, we speak with Summerset Lovette, market manager from Bank of Hawaii, who explains why having a good credit score is so vital.  Lovette says a credit score is really important because it's the number that financial institutions and lenders use to decide if you can qualify for a loan or it can determine what interest rate you'll be charged – for example, some institutions will charge a higher interest rate if you have a lower credit...More >>
    In this edition of SmartMoney Monday, we speak with Summerset Lovette, market manager from Bank of Hawaii, who explains why having a good credit score is so vital.  Lovette says a credit score is really important because it's the number that financial institutions and lenders use to decide if you can qualify for a loan or it can determine what interest rate you'll be charged – for example, some institutions will charge a higher interest rate if you have a lower credit...More >>
  • HHI is truly uniting the world of hip hop through dance

    HHI is truly uniting the world of hip hop through dance

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-08-22 21:10:08 GMT

    Founded in 2002 and based in Los Angeles, Hip Hop International is the producer of multiple live and televised street dance competitions that are the largest and most respected in the world.  Hip Hop International was created to focus attention on and foster an understanding of street dance. In 2002...

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    Founded in 2002 and based in Los Angeles, Hip Hop International is the producer of multiple live and televised street dance competitions that are the largest and most respected in the world.  Hip Hop International was created to focus attention on and foster an understanding of street dance. In 2002...

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  • Manaola to showcase exclusive collection at New York Fashion Week

    Manaola to showcase exclusive collection at New York Fashion Week

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:35:42 GMT
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    After just two years on the local fashion circuit, MANAOLA is pleased to announce it will debut an exclusive runway collection on the global fashion stage of New York Fashion Week 2017. Designer Manaola Yap is the first Native Hawaiian designer to present authentic Hawaiian culture at New York...

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    After just two years on the local fashion circuit, MANAOLA is pleased to announce it will debut an exclusive runway collection on the global fashion stage of New York Fashion Week 2017. Designer Manaola Yap is the first Native Hawaiian designer to present authentic Hawaiian culture at New York...

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  • Fighting gout with a Walk to Cure Arthritis

    Fighting gout with a Walk to Cure Arthritis

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:29:16 GMT

    Gout is a chronic, progressive inflammatory arthritic condition that is caused by too much uric acid in the bloodstream and impacts approximately 8.3 million Americans. For many people, gout can begin in the big toe and when left untreated, gout can lead to serious joint and tissue damage. When gout symptoms...

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    Gout is a chronic, progressive inflammatory arthritic condition that is caused by too much uric acid in the bloodstream and impacts approximately 8.3 million Americans. For many people, gout can begin in the big toe and when left untreated, gout can lead to serious joint and tissue damage. When gout symptoms...

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  • Billy V: Kapono announcement, Hoku Zuttermeister at MIH, Jason Mamoa and his family, Bonnie Tyler's 'Eclipse'

    Billy V: Kapono announcement, Hoku Zuttermeister at MIH, Jason Mamoa and his family, Bonnie Tyler's 'Eclipse'

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:18:28 GMT

    Hawaiian musician Henry Kapono posted this cryptic note on Facebook:  "BIG EXCITING NEWS to be Announced Tomorrow, Tues. Aug. 22, 2017!! Be sure to check back tomorrow.......Any guesses? I can tell you, Team Kapono is VERY excited about this news!! ;) Aloha ~ Alexx, Henry?s Aloha Ambassador...

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    Hawaiian musician Henry Kapono posted this cryptic note on Facebook:  "BIG EXCITING NEWS to be Announced Tomorrow, Tues. Aug. 22, 2017!! Be sure to check back tomorrow.......Any guesses? I can tell you, Team Kapono is VERY excited about this news!! ;) Aloha ~ Alexx, Henry?s Aloha Ambassador...

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  • Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Gets Underway

    Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Gets Underway

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:13:13 GMT

    Hundreds of computer programmers, software developers, and tech-minded innovators will take part in a four-week, hackathon-inspired competition.The 2017 Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) kicks off on Aug. 26...

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    Hundreds of computer programmers, software developers, and tech-minded innovators will take part in a four-week, hackathon-inspired competition.The 2017 Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) kicks off on Aug. 26...

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  • Business Report: Young Brothers' inter-island shipments

    Business Report: Young Brothers' inter-island shipments

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:09:10 GMT

    This is second quarter shipments between islands. This only shows inbound shipments, which tend to be more than double outbound shipments. CPEs, or container/platform equivalents Kahului 8,448 -4% Hilo 6,726 +9% Nawiliwili 5,052 -2% Kawaihae 3,964 -0.3% Kaunakakai 1,183 +3% Kaumalapau...

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    This is second quarter shipments between islands. This only shows inbound shipments, which tend to be more than double outbound shipments. CPEs, or container/platform equivalents Kahului 8,448 -4% Hilo 6,726 +9% Nawiliwili 5,052 -2% Kawaihae 3,964 -0.3% Kaunakakai 1,183 +3% Kaumalapau...

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: "HIT" Training

    Sunrise Shape Up: "HIT" Training

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 3:51 PM EDT2017-08-22 19:51:28 GMT

     I conveniently "forgot" my gym clothes. You won't have one though after today. We're talking about something called "HIT" Training, Bryan? Yes, HIT training is a buzz word in the industry now. It stands for High Intensity Training...

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     I conveniently "forgot" my gym clothes. You won't have one though after today. We're talking about something called "HIT" Training, Bryan? Yes, HIT training is a buzz word in the industry now. It stands for High Intensity Training...

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  • Trump Budget on Hawai‘i Nonprofits

    Trump Budget on Hawai‘i Nonprofits

    Monday, August 21 2017 4:04 PM EDT2017-08-21 20:04:45 GMT

    With proposed national budget cuts under the new presidential administration, there are looming concerns for Hawai‘i’s nonprofit organizations that could include loss of government funding in some mission areas. Some nonprofits and the services they provide are likely to take big hits to their budget...

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    With proposed national budget cuts under the new presidential administration, there are looming concerns for Hawai‘i’s nonprofit organizations that could include loss of government funding in some mission areas. Some nonprofits and the services they provide are likely to take big hits to their budget...

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  • Hawai‘i Agriculture Conference focuses on economic growth, supporting local farms, and sustaining the aina

    Hawai‘i Agriculture Conference focuses on economic growth, supporting local farms, and sustaining the aina

    Monday, August 21 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-08-21 19:59:25 GMT

    More than 400 participants are expected to come together for the Hawai‘i Agriculture Conference (AG2017), the premier all-agriculture conference in the state. Hosted by the Agricultural Leadership Foundation of Hawai‘i (ALFH), AG2017 will take place at the Hawai‘i Convention Center from August 29-30, 2017...

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    More than 400 participants are expected to come together for the Hawai‘i Agriculture Conference (AG2017), the premier all-agriculture conference in the state. Hosted by the Agricultural Leadership Foundation of Hawai‘i (ALFH), AG2017 will take place at the Hawai‘i Convention Center from August 29-30, 2017...

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  • AccesSurf announces first-ever Surfing with the Stars Fundraiser

    AccesSurf announces first-ever Surfing with the Stars Fundraiser

    Monday, August 21 2017 3:51 PM EDT2017-08-21 19:51:35 GMT

    AccesSurf today announces the organization’s first-ever Surfing with the Stars fundraising event. Score a private surf session with prominent surfing, boxing and media figures. By donating to AccesSurf you’ll receive a ticket, entrants are eligible to win a one-on-one surf session, meet and greet including...

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    AccesSurf today announces the organization’s first-ever Surfing with the Stars fundraising event. Score a private surf session with prominent surfing, boxing and media figures. By donating to AccesSurf you’ll receive a ticket, entrants are eligible to win a one-on-one surf session, meet and greet including...

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  • Billy V: The Rock reacts to Charlottesville, Kuana's new music, Taylor Swift teases

    Billy V: The Rock reacts to Charlottesville, Kuana's new music, Taylor Swift teases

    Monday, August 21 2017 3:38 PM EDT2017-08-21 19:38:12 GMT

    Dwayne "The Rock Johnson" is getting serious and is sharing his thoughts on the violence in Charlottsville.  In a video he posted, Johnson says "To the two state troopers who lost their lives in Sharlotsville, Jake Cullen, and Berke Bates, civilian, Heather Heyer, my heart, prayers, strength go out to your families...

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    Dwayne "The Rock Johnson" is getting serious and is sharing his thoughts on the violence in Charlottsville.  In a video he posted, Johnson says "To the two state troopers who lost their lives in Sharlotsville, Jake Cullen, and Berke Bates, civilian, Heather Heyer, my heart, prayers, strength go out to your families...

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  • Business Report: 8/21/17

    Business Report: 8/21/17

    Monday, August 21 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-08-21 19:31:30 GMT

    Stanford Carr is negotiating to take over a state housing project in Keahu-olu, above Kailua-Kona. The original developer, Forest City, is pulling out. Conversion to a real estate investment trust altered the economic dynamics of the project. American Girl, a premium doll brand by Mattel, wanted a Hawaii historical...

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    Stanford Carr is negotiating to take over a state housing project in Keahu-olu, above Kailua-Kona. The original developer, Forest City, is pulling out. Conversion to a real estate investment trust altered the economic dynamics of the project. American Girl, a premium doll brand by Mattel, wanted a Hawaii historical...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Loea

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Loea

    Friday, August 18 2017 4:45 PM EDT2017-08-18 20:45:35 GMT

    The Hawaiian Word of the Day, "loea," can mean skill, ingenuity, cleverness. It also means an expert, ingenious and handy.

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    The Hawaiian Word of the Day, "loea," can mean skill, ingenuity, cleverness. It also means an expert, ingenious and handy.

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  • Louie Anderson performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Louie Anderson performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, August 18 2017 4:34 PM EDT2017-08-18 20:34:57 GMT

    Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, the three-time Emmy Award® winner, is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics; named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.” His career has spanned more than 30 years. He is a best-selling author, star of his own...

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    Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, the three-time Emmy Award® winner, is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics; named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.” His career has spanned more than 30 years. He is a best-selling author, star of his own...

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Hoku Zuttermeister

    Friday, August 18 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-08-18 20:25:47 GMT

    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Na Hoku Hanohano Awards winner Hoku Zuttermeister. His latest CD is Ku'u Pua Sakura. He calls Kane'ohe home...

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    Our Summer Concert Series continues with Na Hoku Hanohano Awards winner Hoku Zuttermeister. His latest CD is Ku'u Pua Sakura. He calls Kane'ohe home...

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  • Watching the solar eclipse safely

    Watching the solar eclipse safely

    Friday, August 18 2017 4:10 PM EDT2017-08-18 20:10:17 GMT

    We're just days away from the first Total solar eclipse in the US in almost 3-decades. The celestial spectacle will darken the skies Monday, and though we won't see it as a total eclipse here in Hawaii - it can still be dangerous for your eyes without protection. The Director of Bishop Museum's Visitor experience...

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    We're just days away from the first Total solar eclipse in the US in almost 3-decades. The celestial spectacle will darken the skies Monday, and though we won't see it as a total eclipse here in Hawaii - it can still be dangerous for your eyes without protection. The Director of Bishop Museum's Visitor experience...

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  • Billy V: Mele & Mo'olelo A Kanilea Intimate Concert Series,2017 Slack Key Jam 4, Obi-Wan movie, Princess Di

    Billy V: Mele & Mo'olelo A Kanilea Intimate Concert Series,2017 Slack Key Jam 4, Obi-Wan movie, Princess Di

    Friday, August 18 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-08-18 19:57:00 GMT

    The Mele & Mo'olelo A Kanilea Intimate Concert Series happens in Kane'ohe. They've had some wonderful performances there recently with Jerry Santos and Uncle Willie K. The next one coming up features Pomaika'i Lyman on August 30th Doors open at 6:00 pm with music starting at 6:30 pm. Limited seating...

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    The Mele & Mo'olelo A Kanilea Intimate Concert Series happens in Kane'ohe. They've had some wonderful performances there recently with Jerry Santos and Uncle Willie K. The next one coming up features Pomaika'i Lyman on August 30th Doors open at 6:00 pm with music starting at 6:30 pm. Limited seating...

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  • Business Report: July unemployment rates in Hawaii - by island

    Business Report: July unemployment rates in Hawaii - by island

    Friday, August 18 2017 3:50 PM EDT2017-08-18 19:50:03 GMT
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    Statewide unemployment fell another tenth in July, to a seasonally adjusted 2.7%. Without seasonal adjustment the rate was 2.5%. Either way it’s down from month-before and year-before.   JULY JOBLESS RATES Without seasonal adjustment (Year-ago rates in parenthesis) Kauai 2.4% (3.2%) Honolulu 2.3%...

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    Statewide unemployment fell another tenth in July, to a seasonally adjusted 2.7%. Without seasonal adjustment the rate was 2.5%. Either way it’s down from month-before and year-before.   JULY JOBLESS RATES Without seasonal adjustment (Year-ago rates in parenthesis) Kauai 2.4% (3.2%) Honolulu 2.3%...

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  • Climate Change in Hawaii: Chip Fletcher interview on Sunrise

    Climate Change in Hawaii: Chip Fletcher interview on Sunrise

    Thursday, August 17 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-08-17 20:58:11 GMT

    A new round of king tides is heading to the islands this week once again this summer. 

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    A new round of king tides is heading to the islands this week once again this summer. 

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  • Inaugural Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run in Honolulu

    Inaugural Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run in Honolulu

    Thursday, August 17 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-08-17 19:54:40 GMT

    Plans are underway for the Oral Cancer Foundation’s first walk/fun run to raise awareness for the disease and raise monies for life-saving research. Scheduled to take place Sunday, August 20, at Ala Moana Beach Park, the first-ever event will honor local patients and survivors of oral cancer. Pre-registration...

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    Plans are underway for the Oral Cancer Foundation’s first walk/fun run to raise awareness for the disease and raise monies for life-saving research. Scheduled to take place Sunday, August 20, at Ala Moana Beach Park, the first-ever event will honor local patients and survivors of oral cancer. Pre-registration...

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  • Senator Brian Schatz Explains "This Is Not My President" Comment

    Senator Brian Schatz Explains "This Is Not My President" Comment

    Thursday, August 17 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-08-17 19:53:53 GMT

    Senator Brian Schatz was outraged by what happened in Charlottesville, Virginia. But he was also upset with how President Trump handled the situation. He tweeted "This is not my President." Today Schatz joined us on Sunrise...

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    Senator Brian Schatz was outraged by what happened in Charlottesville, Virginia. But he was also upset with how President Trump handled the situation. He tweeted "This is not my President." Today Schatz joined us on Sunrise...

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  • Na Hoku award-winning group Keauhou and a chef’s chili challenge headline 2017 Made in Hawaii Festival

    Na Hoku award-winning group Keauhou and a chef’s chili challenge headline 2017 Made in Hawaii Festival

    Thursday, August 17 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-08-17 19:46:53 GMT

    When the doors open at the 23rd Annual Made in Hawaii Festival this August, festival-goers will find more than 400 booths showcasing the products, craftsmanship and creativity of artisans, entrepreneurs, family businesses and manufacturers from around the 50th State. Produced by the Hawaii Food Industry Association...

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    When the doors open at the 23rd Annual Made in Hawaii Festival this August, festival-goers will find more than 400 booths showcasing the products, craftsmanship and creativity of artisans, entrepreneurs, family businesses and manufacturers from around the 50th State. Produced by the Hawaii Food Industry Association...

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  • International Market Place celebrates one-year anniversary with month-long festivities

    International Market Place celebrates one-year anniversary with month-long festivities

    Thursday, August 17 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-08-17 19:40:43 GMT

    In 1957, a legendary gathering place unlike any other in Hawai‘i was established in the heart of Waikiki – International Market Place. The iconic destination attracted visitors from all over the world who shopped, dined and experienced memorable performances by legendary entertainers like Don Ho...

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    In 1957, a legendary gathering place unlike any other in Hawai‘i was established in the heart of Waikiki – International Market Place. The iconic destination attracted visitors from all over the world who shopped, dined and experienced memorable performances by legendary entertainers like Don Ho...

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  • Billy V: Na Leo's new album, Remembering Don Ho, Thor in Japan

    Billy V: Na Leo's new album, Remembering Don Ho, Thor in Japan

    Thursday, August 17 2017 3:29 PM EDT2017-08-17 19:29:49 GMT

    Get ready for a new release from Angela, Nalani and Lehua!  From the Na Leo Pilimehna Facebook page they post: "Back in the saddle and working on our next CD!! It always feels so comfortable when we're together!" Henry Kapono posted on his Facebook page - "Don Ho's wife, Haumea, dancing...

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    Get ready for a new release from Angela, Nalani and Lehua!  From the Na Leo Pilimehna Facebook page they post: "Back in the saddle and working on our next CD!! It always feels so comfortable when we're together!" Henry Kapono posted on his Facebook page - "Don Ho's wife, Haumea, dancing...

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