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  • Facebook Free-for-All: Anchors' wardrobe, Sunny's age and Dan's baby Bodhi

    Facebook Free-for-All: Anchors' wardrobe, Sunny's age and Dan's baby Bodhi

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:37:45 GMT

    The first question comes from Daphne Rice. She asked, "What's everyone's favorite thing to wear while broadcasting—and—do you actually get to make those choices?" The answer is yes.

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    The first question comes from Daphne Rice. She asked, "What's everyone's favorite thing to wear while broadcasting—and—do you actually get to make those choices?" The answer is yes. The anchors do choose their own clothes and for the most part, it works out. As for Steve, being a busy dad of two kids, he just throws on whatever is clean. The second question is from Nancy Hess, who asked, "How old is Sunny?". 

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Vasper System

    Sunrise Shape Up: Vasper System

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:36:52 GMT

    The VASPER system, which stands for Vascular Performance, is a fitness machine designed to enhance your performance while working out.  Designed by Peter Wizowski, who is based in California on the NASA base,  VASPER was originally designed for the medical field. Compression cuffs...

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    The VASPER system, which stands for Vascular Performance, is a fitness machine designed to enhance your performance while working out.  Designed by Peter Wizowski, who is based in California on the NASA base,  VASPER was originally designed for the medical field. Compression cuffs...

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  • Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame concert to showcase musicians, hula

    Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame concert to showcase musicians, hula

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:35 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:35:51 GMT

    Ku'uipo Kumukahi is a Past-President of the Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame and the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts; we talked to her this morning about an upcoming concert; the last Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Na Mele Mae'ole Concert Series takes place on Saturday, April 1, 6pm at the Kou Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Hotel.  

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    Ku'uipo Kumukahi is a Past-President of the Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame and the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts; we talked to her this morning about an upcoming concert; the last Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Na Mele Mae'ole Concert Series takes place on Saturday, April 1, 6pm at the Kou Ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Hotel.  

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  • YMCY Healthy Kids Day to raise money for national cooking competition

    YMCY Healthy Kids Day to raise money for national cooking competition

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:31 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:31:25 GMT

    The 9th annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day is coming up on Saturday, April 8.  

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    The 9th annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day is coming up on Saturday, April 8.  

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  • Business Report: A look at Matson shipping

    Business Report: A look at Matson shipping

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-03-28 20:29:32 GMT

    Maritime shipping is measured by FEUs, which stands for Forty-foot Equivalent Units.  

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    Maritime shipping is measured by FEUs, which stands for Forty-foot Equivalent Units.  

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Ohana units vs. ADUs

    SmartMoney Monday: Ohana units vs. ADUs

    Monday, March 27 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-03-27 19:56:37 GMT

    Are you looking after your elderly parents, and finding it difficult to keep an eye on their property, as well as yours? 

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    Are you looking after your elderly parents, and finding it difficult to keep an eye on their property, as well as yours? 

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  • 14th Hawaii International Summit on trauma prevention to be held

    14th Hawaii International Summit on trauma prevention to be held

    Monday, March 27 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-03-27 19:55:24 GMT

    The Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma will hold its 14th Hawaii International Summit in Honolulu from March 27-30 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu to assist trauma and neglect case experts in assessing, preventing and treating those situations. 

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    The Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma will hold its 14th Hawaii International Summit in Honolulu from March 27-30 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu to assist trauma and neglect case experts in assessing, preventing and treating those situations.

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  • Hawaiian Airlines' new menu features Hilo Chef Simeon

    Hawaiian Airlines' new menu features Hilo Chef Simeon

    Monday, March 27 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-03-27 19:52:18 GMT

    Hawaiian Airlines has a new menu; Executive Chef Chai Chaowasaree still does the menu for international flights and flights headed from North America to Hawaii. 

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    Hawaiian Airlines has a new menu; Executive Chef Chai Chaowasaree still does the menu for international flights and flights headed from North America to Hawaii. 

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  • Hawaii Department of Health encourages public to test for prediabetes

    Hawaii Department of Health encourages public to test for prediabetes

    Monday, March 27 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-03-27 19:42:00 GMT

    It is estimated that one in every two adults in Hawaii has prediabetes or type 2 diabetes, and many have not been diagnosed and may be unaware that they have it. To increase prevention and awareness, the Hawaii Department of Health is launching a new innovative media campaign on March 27...

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    It is estimated that one in every two adults in Hawaii has prediabetes or type 2 diabetes, and many have not been diagnosed and may be unaware that they have it. To increase prevention and awareness, the Hawaii Department of Health is launching a new innovative media campaign on March 27...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kahalaopuna

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Kahalaopuna

    Friday, March 24 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-03-24 21:33:55 GMT

    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is Kahalaopuna. 

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    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is Kahalaopuna. 

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  • Bike sharing is coming to Honolulu

    Bike sharing is coming to Honolulu

    Friday, March 24 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-03-24 19:40:18 GMT

    It's called Biki, a combination of the word "bike" and the Hawaiian word "wiki" which means quick or fast. The name and logo were designed in conjunction with Wall-to-Wall Studios. It's a bike share program that is coming this summer to Honolulu. One thousand bicycles will be offered for a small fee across 100 stations from Chinatown to Diamond Head according to the Biki CEO Lori McCarney. 

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    It's called Biki, a combination of the word "bike" and the Hawaiian word "wiki" which means quick or fast. The name and logo were designed in conjunction with Wall-to-Wall Studios. It's a bike share program that is coming this summer to Honolulu. One thousand bicycles will be offered for a small fee across 100 stations from Chinatown to Diamond Head according to the Biki CEO Lori McCarney. 

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  • Friends of Hawaii Robotics celebrates robotics regional competition

    Friends of Hawaii Robotics celebrates robotics regional competition

    Thursday, March 23 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-03-23 20:50:25 GMT

    Held since 2008, The FIRST Hawai’i Robotics Competition (FRC) is an annual competition that challenges high school students to working alongside professional mentors in designing and building robots. Competing in a contest that measures the effectiveness of each robot and the power of teamwork...

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    Held since 2008, The FIRST Hawai’i Robotics Competition (FRC) is an annual competition that challenges high school students to working alongside professional mentors in designing and building robots. Competing in a contest that measures the effectiveness of each robot and the power of teamwork...

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  • Geek Beat: Apps made in Hawaii

    Geek Beat: Apps made in Hawaii

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-03-22 20:59:56 GMT

    Buying local matters, and even in the tech world, buying local helps our local economy. 

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    Buying local matters, and even in the tech world, buying local helps our local economy. 

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  • 20th annual HIFF spring showcase set to begin

    20th annual HIFF spring showcase set to begin

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-03-22 20:57:50 GMT

    Now in its 20th year, the Annual Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) Spring Showcase, presented by Halekulani, will be happening from March 31st through April 9th at the Regal Dole Cannery Theaters. 

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    Now in its 20th year, the Annual Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) Spring Showcase, presented by Halekulani, will be happening from March 31st through April 9th at the Regal Dole Cannery Theaters.

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  • Ewa Elementary underwater robotics team heads to nationals

    Ewa Elementary underwater robotics team heads to nationals

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-03-22 20:53:29 GMT

    Last month, the Ewa Elementary Underwater Robotics Team took home the regional title, for the second time, to qualify for the National SeaPerch Challenge. 

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    Last month, the Ewa Elementary Underwater Robotics Team took home the regional title, for the second time, to qualify for the National SeaPerch Challenge. 

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  • Associated Chinese University Women hosting scholarship fundraiser, fashion show

    Associated Chinese University Women hosting scholarship fundraiser, fashion show

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-03-22 19:20:10 GMT

    The Associated Chinese University Women is hosting its Scholarship Fundraiser & Fashion Show Luncheon on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom at 11 a.m. -1:30pm. 

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    The Associated Chinese University Women is hosting its Scholarship Fundraiser & Fashion Show Luncheon on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom at 11 a.m. -1:30pm. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Buying a car

    SmartMoney Monday: Buying a car

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-03-21 21:35:17 GMT

    Buying a car can be exciting, but it can also be stressful because of all the expense and all the choices.  One survey found that for many people, buying a car is more stressful than getting married. The most important thing is to be really prepared. Are you someone who can keep a car for a long time...

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    Buying a car can be exciting, but it can also be stressful because of all the expense and all the choices.  One survey found that for many people, buying a car is more stressful than getting married. The most important thing is to be really prepared. Are you someone who can keep a car for a long time...

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  • Home Depot gives tips on effective spring cleaning

    Home Depot gives tips on effective spring cleaning

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 5:34 PM EDT2017-03-21 21:34:13 GMT

    The Spring equinox is March 20th, and what better way to prepare than to do some spring cleaning with the right tools?  As you might expect, Nielsen found that homeowners’ top need for spring cleaning is high performance products from trusted brands.  Whether you have 10 minutes, an hour or...

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    The Spring equinox is March 20th, and what better way to prepare than to do some spring cleaning with the right tools?  As you might expect, Nielsen found that homeowners’ top need for spring cleaning is high performance products from trusted brands.  Whether you have 10 minutes, an hour or...

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  • Hawaii Foodbank to host 11th annual culinary event

    Hawaii Foodbank to host 11th annual culinary event

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-03-21 21:27:52 GMT

    Help taking a bite out of hunger, the Hawaii Foodbank will host its 11th Annual Great Chefs Fight Hunger fundraiser on March 25, 2017. 

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    Help taking a bite out of hunger, the Hawaii Foodbank will host its 11th Annual Great Chefs Fight Hunger fundraiser on March 25, 2017. 

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  • Vet on Set: Canine separation anxiety

    Vet on Set: Canine separation anxiety

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-03-21 21:22:21 GMT

    We often have to leave our dogs at home by themselves for long periods of time. 

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    We often have to leave our dogs at home by themselves for long periods of time.  

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  • Hawaii Mothers’ Milk to host 17th annual benefit brunch, silent auction

    Hawaii Mothers’ Milk to host 17th annual benefit brunch, silent auction

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-03-21 21:18:20 GMT

    Hawaii Mothers’ Milk, Inc. is pleased to honor Hawaii's lactation consultants at its 17th Annual Benefit Brunch & Silent Auction. The benefit is being held at the O‘ahu Country Club on Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 9:30-1:30pm.  The brunch will feature a Silent Auction, live music and a Fashion Show featuring...

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    Hawaii Mothers’ Milk, Inc. is pleased to honor Hawaii's lactation consultants at its 17th Annual Benefit Brunch & Silent Auction. 

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  • Preparing for disaster: officials meet in Honolulu for PRiMO convention

    Preparing for disaster: officials meet in Honolulu for PRiMO convention

    Monday, March 20 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-03-20 19:41:56 GMT

    Whether it's a tsunami or a hurricane, those who prepare the people in the Pacific for disaster want to be ready. They meet for their 15th annual PRiMO conference at the Hawaii Convention Center starting today. PRiMO stands for the Pacific Risk Management Ohana. Karl Kim, the Executive Director of the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center appeared on Sunrise to talk about it. 

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    Whether it's a tsunami or a hurricane, those who prepare the people in the Pacific for disaster want to be ready. They meet for their 15th annual PRiMO conference at the Hawaii Convention Center starting today. PRiMO stands for the Pacific Risk Management Ohana. Karl Kim, the Executive Director of the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center appeared on Sunrise to talk about it. 

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  • Ask the Mayor: Maui mayor discusses president's budget, sacred rocks

    Ask the Mayor: Maui mayor discusses president's budget, sacred rocks

    Friday, March 17 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-03-17 21:05:36 GMT

    Honolulu Mayor Alan Arakawa returned to Sunrise for our "Ask the Mayor" segment this morning. He met with the other county mayors about President Trump's proposed budget and voiced his concerns. He also tried to clarify his comments on sacred rocks...

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    Honolulu Mayor Alan Arakawa returned to Sunrise for our "Ask the Mayor" segment this morning. He met with the other county mayors about President Trump's proposed budget and voiced his concerns. He also tried to clarify his comments on sacred rocks...

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  • 'Geek Beat' regular bears brunt of #BoycottHawaii tweets

    'Geek Beat' regular bears brunt of #BoycottHawaii tweets

    Friday, March 17 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-03-17 20:53:30 GMT

    Twitter erupted on Wednesday after a federal judge in Hawaii blocked President Trump's travel ban. 

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    Twitter erupted on Wednesday after a federal judge in Hawaii blocked President Trump's travel ban. 

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  • Irish dance group performs for St. Patrick's Day

    Irish dance group performs for St. Patrick's Day

    Friday, March 17 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-03-17 20:37:25 GMT

    The Hawaii Irish Dance Troupe was on Sunrise for St. Patrick's Day on Friday. 

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    The Hawaii Irish Dance Troupe was on Sunrise for St. Patrick's Day on Friday. 

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Aumakua

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Aumakua

    Friday, March 17 2017 4:23 PM EDT2017-03-17 20:23:04 GMT

    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is Aumakua. Aumakua are familial guardians or ancestors who can assume the form of animals and plants or other forms occurring in nature. 

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    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is Aumakua. Aumakua are familial guardians or ancestors who can assume the form of animals and plants or other forms occurring in nature. 

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  • Business Report: Weekend events, local business leadership

    Business Report: Weekend events, local business leadership

    Friday, March 17 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-03-17 20:15:09 GMT

    Today at the Plaza Mall is the second annual leadership symposium of BOMA, the building managers association. 

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    Today at the Plaza Mall is the second annual leadership symposium of BOMA, the building managers association. 

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  • Business Report: C&C Development in Waipahu and Maui Sugar Lands

    Business Report: C&C Development in Waipahu and Maui Sugar Lands

    Thursday, March 16 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-03-16 20:21:38 GMT

     Castle & Cooke is closer to sales at Puuwai Place, a new development in Waipahu. It’s two long blocks of single-family homes on Paiwa Street, the road next to Waikele Outlets, but below the freeway. The houses back on an old cane haul road...

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     Castle & Cooke is closer to sales at Puuwai Place, a new development in Waipahu. It’s two long blocks of single-family homes on Paiwa Street, the road next to Waikele Outlets, but below the freeway. The houses back on an old cane haul road...

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  • New restaurant 'Ravish' opens at Modern Honolulu

    New restaurant 'Ravish' opens at Modern Honolulu

    Thursday, March 16 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-03-16 20:19:39 GMT

    The Modern Honolulu has a new restaurant called Ravish.  

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    The Modern Honolulu has a new restaurant called Ravish.  

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  • Reality TV stars lead Oahu Ghost Tour

    Reality TV stars lead Oahu Ghost Tour

    Thursday, March 16 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-03-16 20:16:41 GMT

    After a six-year hiatus, reality TV stars Amy Bruni and Adam Berry will be in Honolulu for a special Oahu Ghost Tour, which will take place on Thursday, March 16 -- starting with one of the episodes shown in a private room at 4 p.m., followed by a private meet-and-greet and dinner. 

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    After a six-year hiatus, reality TV stars Amy Bruni and Adam Berry will be in Honolulu for a special Oahu Ghost Tour, which will take place on Thursday, March 16 -- starting with one of the episodes shown in a private room at 4 p.m., followed by a private meet-and-greet and dinner. 

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Hank Chapin

    Kupuna Achievers: Hank Chapin

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 4:27 PM EDT2017-03-15 20:27:45 GMT

    Our next achiever would call himself a lifelong educator who believes in always learning.  Hank Chapin was an English professor for several decades and now he lends a helping hand volunteering at his neighborhood theater, a place he's grown very fond of over the years. But acting did not always come easy...

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    Our next achiever would call himself a lifelong educator who believes in always learning.  Hank Chapin was an English professor for several decades and now he lends a helping hand volunteering at his neighborhood theater, a place he's grown very fond of over the years. But acting did not always come easy...

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  • Hilton Grand Vacations’ opens eighth Hawai‘i property

    Hilton Grand Vacations’ opens eighth Hawai‘i property

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-03-15 20:19:12 GMT

    Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. announces the opening of The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, the company’s newest timeshare tower in Waikiki. The Grand Islander is the fifth HGV property on the island of Oahu and eighth in Hawaii. “The Grand Islander provides an elevated vacation experience...

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    Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. announces the opening of The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, the company’s newest timeshare tower in Waikiki. The Grand Islander is the fifth HGV property on the island of Oahu and eighth in Hawaii. “The Grand Islander provides an elevated vacation experience...

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  • Kuana Torres Kahele gives the residents of Lanai the gift of music

    Kuana Torres Kahele gives the residents of Lanai the gift of music

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-03-15 20:11:29 GMT

    Beginning on Friday, March 17th, 2017, renowned Hawaiian artist, Kuana Torres Kahele will be gifting his latest album to the Lana‘i Community.  He will also be having a concert and fundraiser for the Lana‘i Culture & Heritage Center on June 3rd at the Lana‘i Four Seasons Beach Resort. The CD and concert...

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    Beginning on Friday, March 17th, 2017, renowned Hawaiian artist, Kuana Torres Kahele will be gifting his latest album to the Lana‘i Community.  He will also be having a concert and fundraiser for the Lana‘i Culture & Heritage Center on June 3rd at the Lana‘i Four Seasons Beach Resort. The CD and concert...

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  • More than 170 restaurants commit to supporting local purveyors for the 4th Annual Localicious Hawaii Campaign

    More than 170 restaurants commit to supporting local purveyors for the 4th Annual Localicious Hawaii Campaign

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-03-15 20:03:45 GMT

    A collective of the Hawai‘i’s most celebrated chefs and restaurants have committed to bring local ingredients to the center of the plate in support of the fourth annual Localicious Hawai‘i campaign. Throughout the month of March, more than 170 eateries will participate in the largest statewide culinary...

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    A collective of the Hawai‘i’s most celebrated chefs and restaurants have committed to bring local ingredients to the center of the plate in support of the fourth annual Localicious Hawai‘i campaign. Throughout the month of March, more than 170 eateries will participate in the largest statewide culinary...

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  • Hawaiian Culture-based education is a key component of Hawaiians’ success

    Hawaiian Culture-based education is a key component of Hawaiians’ success

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-03-15 19:57:08 GMT

    As demonstrated in events and long-standing traditions like the Kamehameha Schools Song Contest, Hawaiian culture-based education can be found in mele (song), mo?olelo (stories) of our people, experiences and lands.  A strong Hawaiian identity is key to educational success.  A Hawaiian who is strong...

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    As demonstrated in events and long-standing traditions like the Kamehameha Schools Song Contest, Hawaiian culture-based education can be found in mele (song), mo?olelo (stories) of our people, experiences and lands.  A strong Hawaiian identity is key to educational success.  A Hawaiian who is strong...

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  • Department of Transportation to hold Community Symposium and Complete Streets Expo

    Department of Transportation to hold Community Symposium and Complete Streets Expo

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-03-15 19:52:11 GMT

    The City and County of Honolulu Department of Transportation Services will host a Community Symposium and Complete Streets expo this Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend the free event, which will be held at the Laniakea YWCA...

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    The City and County of Honolulu Department of Transportation Services will host a Community Symposium and Complete Streets expo this Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend the free event, which will be held at the Laniakea YWCA...

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  • Business Report: Oil and gas drilling in America

    Business Report: Oil and gas drilling in America

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-03-15 19:41:24 GMT

    OPEC production cuts drove oil prices up a, for awhile, but now they're lower again. What happened, while American oil and gas production rose, to make up a lot of the difference? Oil was discovered about a century ago in western Pennsylvania. Then gushers were found in California. Finally, Texas...

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    OPEC production cuts drove oil prices up a, for awhile, but now they're lower again. What happened, while American oil and gas production rose, to make up a lot of the difference? Oil was discovered about a century ago in western Pennsylvania. Then gushers were found in California. Finally, Texas...

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  • Facebook Free-for-All: Switching roles, Is Howard married?

    Facebook Free-for-All: Switching roles, Is Howard married?

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-03-14 20:06:04 GMT

    Every person on the Sunrise crew is essential to the show.  From the anchors in front of the camera, to the production crew behind the scenes, as well as all the producers in the newsroom, everybody has their role to play. But if Steve, Grace, Dan, Lacy, and Howard could trade places with anyone...

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    Every person on the Sunrise crew is essential to the show.  From the anchors in front of the camera, to the production crew behind the scenes, as well as all the producers in the newsroom, everybody has their role to play. But if Steve, Grace, Dan, Lacy, and Howard could trade places with anyone...

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  • One of TIME's 100 Most Influential People to guest teach and speaking at UH

    One of TIME's 100 Most Influential People to guest teach and speaking at UH

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-03-14 19:52:41 GMT

    Ai-jen Poo is the Spring 2017 Daniel and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals, which brings significant public figures to Hawai?i to foster public discourse regarding democratic ideals and civic engagement. As part of her month-long term as the Inouye Distinguished Chair, Poo will be guest teaching...

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    Ai-jen Poo is the Spring 2017 Daniel and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals, which brings significant public figures to Hawai?i to foster public discourse regarding democratic ideals and civic engagement. As part of her month-long term as the Inouye Distinguished Chair, Poo will be guest teaching...

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  • Chill out at Special Olympics Hawai‘i’s Polar Plunge

    Chill out at Special Olympics Hawai‘i’s Polar Plunge

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 3:41 PM EDT2017-03-14 19:41:08 GMT

    It’s no April Fool’s joke. Special Olympics Hawai’i’s popular Polar Plunge is returning for an eighth year on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  The event will take place at Waterfront Plaza on the lawn fronting Ala Moana Boulevard, beginning at 9 a.m. with plunging every hour until noon. Inspired by the popular...

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    It’s no April Fool’s joke. Special Olympics Hawai’i’s popular Polar Plunge is returning for an eighth year on Saturday, April 1, 2017.  The event will take place at Waterfront Plaza on the lawn fronting Ala Moana Boulevard, beginning at 9 a.m. with plunging every hour until noon. Inspired by the popular...

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  • Pearlridge Center to break ground on $33 million renovation

    Pearlridge Center to break ground on $33 million renovation

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-03-14 19:33:42 GMT

    On March 14, Pearlridge Center management, owners and tenants will officially celebrate its upcoming renovations with a construction blessing and groundbreaking.  In late January, Pearlridge Center announced a $33 million renovation that will refresh the interior and exterior of its Downtown complex...

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    On March 14, Pearlridge Center management, owners and tenants will officially celebrate its upcoming renovations with a construction blessing and groundbreaking.  In late January, Pearlridge Center announced a $33 million renovation that will refresh the interior and exterior of its Downtown complex...

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  • Business Report: What different guests want at a resort hotel

    Business Report: What different guests want at a resort hotel

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-03-14 19:25:33 GMT
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    There is a fascinating story in Travel Weekly magazine about the Outrigger resort in the Maldives. Let's start by reminding ourselves where the Maldives are.  A string of tiny islands makes its living catering to affluent guests from the Middle East, Russia, Europe and America. Most people have...

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    There is a fascinating story in Travel Weekly magazine about the Outrigger resort in the Maldives. Let's start by reminding ourselves where the Maldives are.  A string of tiny islands makes its living catering to affluent guests from the Middle East, Russia, Europe and America. Most people have...

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  • Smart Money Monday: Stop Wasting Money on Food

    Smart Money Monday: Stop Wasting Money on Food

    Monday, March 13 2017 10:45 PM EDT2017-03-14 02:45:22 GMT

    Welcome to SmartMoney Monday. Did you know that Americans waste up to 40% of the food they buy? Here to help us brainstorm ways to stop wasting so much food - and money

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    Welcome to SmartMoney Monday. Did you know that Americans waste up to 40% of the food they buy? Here to help us brainstorm ways to stop wasting so much food - and money

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  • 2017 Year-to-date Competitive Condo Market

    2017 Year-to-date Competitive Condo Market

    Monday, March 13 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-03-13 20:19:49 GMT

    Home prices are soaring - but now some condo prices are outstripping homes.  Comparing 2017 vs. 2016, condos are outstripping single family homes in sales increase and price increase. Price ranges are under $500k and most are feeling the most pressure.  Even under $750k, demand is relatively...

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    Home prices are soaring - but now some condo prices are outstripping homes.  Comparing 2017 vs. 2016, condos are outstripping single family homes in sales increase and price increase. Price ranges are under $500k and most are feeling the most pressure.  Even under $750k, demand is relatively...

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  • Maunakea Scholars – Hawai‘i’s Future Astronomers

    Maunakea Scholars – Hawai‘i’s Future Astronomers

    Monday, March 13 2017 3:50 PM EDT2017-03-13 19:50:29 GMT

    If you had the unique chance to look through one of the world’s most powerful telescopes, what would you look at? Two lucky, ambitious students from Nanakuli High School and Kapolei High School have been invited to operate the world’s most advanced telescopes atop Maunakea, where they will...

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    If you had the unique chance to look through one of the world’s most powerful telescopes, what would you look at? Two lucky, ambitious students from Nanakuli High School and Kapolei High School have been invited to operate the world’s most advanced telescopes atop Maunakea, where they will...

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  • Uber launches on Kauai and Big Island

    Uber launches on Kauai and Big Island

    Monday, March 13 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-03-13 19:42:07 GMT

    Over the weekend, Uber officially launched its service on the Island of Kauai – bringing new options for riders and drivers. Uber is the ride-sharing app that connects people...

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    Over the weekend, Uber officially launched its service on the Island of Kauai – bringing new options for riders and drivers. Uber is the ride-sharing app that connects people...

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  • Business Report: 3/13/17

    Business Report: 3/13/17

    Monday, March 13 2017 3:30 PM EDT2017-03-13 19:30:32 GMT

    A major development on the local restaurant scene: Paul Kosasa of ABC Stores is entering the restaurant business. He’s developing Duke’s Lane & Eatery on the ground floor of the new Hyatt Centric hotel, what used to be the Waikiki Trade Center. Restaurant options will be open there in June. Servco...

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    A major development on the local restaurant scene: Paul Kosasa of ABC Stores is entering the restaurant business. He’s developing Duke’s Lane & Eatery on the ground floor of the new Hyatt Centric hotel, what used to be the Waikiki Trade Center. Restaurant options will be open there in June. Servco...

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  • Cure Spring Break Boredom with St. Andrew’s Schools

    Cure Spring Break Boredom with St. Andrew’s Schools

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:59 PM EST2017-03-10 20:59:51 GMT

    St. Andrew’s Schools announces its first ever spring break camp from March 20-31. Open to students in grades K-8, this one of a kind camp will further St. Andrew’s Schools’ mission of elevating the knowledge of and appreciation for the unique culture of Hawai`i while encouraging students to think...

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    St. Andrew’s Schools announces its first ever spring break camp from March 20-31. Open to students in grades K-8, this one of a kind camp will further St. Andrew’s Schools’ mission of elevating the knowledge of and appreciation for the unique culture of Hawai`i while encouraging students to think...

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  • Mailani Hawaii Mentorship “Na Kiu o na lani” Concert

    Mailani Hawaii Mentorship “Na Kiu o na lani” Concert

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:54 PM EST2017-03-10 20:54:09 GMT

    Mailani Maka?ina?i, a multi Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner, performing artist, owner and creator of newly founded Mailani Hawaii Mentorship.  Its a new beginning seeing myself as a mentor for Hawai?i?s talented musical youth with pursuits of carving a path in the music industry.  With now 21 years...

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    Mailani Maka?ina?i, a multi Na Hoku Hanohano Award Winner, performing artist, owner and creator of newly founded Mailani Hawaii Mentorship.  Its a new beginning seeing myself as a mentor for Hawai?i?s talented musical youth with pursuits of carving a path in the music industry.  With now 21 years...

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  • Raising home ownership levels in Hawaii

    Raising home ownership levels in Hawaii

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:44 PM EST2017-03-10 20:44:13 GMT

    Only 20% of Hawaii homeowners are 35 or younger, making Hawaii the lowest in the nation for young home owners.  The study evaluated the housing markets in all 50 states taking into consideration affordability, inventory levels, lending environment, and home ownership among 35-year-olds...

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    Only 20% of Hawaii homeowners are 35 or younger, making Hawaii the lowest in the nation for young home owners.  The study evaluated the housing markets in all 50 states taking into consideration affordability, inventory levels, lending environment, and home ownership among 35-year-olds...

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  • Coach Rolovich & Olympian Kevin Wong Explain Why "Hawaii Says No More"

    Coach Rolovich & Olympian Kevin Wong Explain Why "Hawaii Says No More"

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:36 PM EST2017-03-10 20:36:17 GMT

    Head Coach Nick Rolovich and former Olympian Kevin Wong lend their voice to the "Hawaii Says No More" cause. They say more men need to join the charge against domestic violence and sexual abuse...

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    Head Coach Nick Rolovich and former Olympian Kevin Wong lend their voice to the "Hawaii Says No More" cause. They say more men need to join the charge against domestic violence and sexual abuse...

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  • Business Report: 3/10/17

    Business Report: 3/10/17

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:33 PM EST2017-03-10 20:33:28 GMT

    Happening today – the Hawaii Venture Capital Association and Support startup Paradise hand out their entrepreneur and deal of the year awards, 11:30, State Capitol. Starting this weekend, Polynesian Cultural Center has three new food trucks – Sam Choy and Tita's Seafood and Poke – So Da Bomb...

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    Happening today – the Hawaii Venture Capital Association and Support startup Paradise hand out their entrepreneur and deal of the year awards, 11:30, State Capitol. Starting this weekend, Polynesian Cultural Center has three new food trucks – Sam Choy and Tita's Seafood and Poke – So Da Bomb...

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  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: 'O'o

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: 'O'o

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:27 PM EST2017-03-10 20:27:38 GMT

    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is 'o'o. ''O''o are type of bird, a honey creeper to be exact, endemic to Hawai''i. Characterized by by their nearly all black feathers, the ''o''o have tufts of yellow feathers under each wing, feathers which are extremely prized to feather workers. In older times, Hawaiians...

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    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is 'o'o. ''O''o are type of bird, a honey creeper to be exact, endemic to Hawai''i. Characterized by by their nearly all black feathers, the ''o''o have tufts of yellow feathers under each wing, feathers which are extremely prized to feather workers. In older times, Hawaiians...

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  • Coach Rolovich Talks Spring Ball & His 90's Hairdo

    Coach Rolovich Talks Spring Ball & His 90's Hairdo

    Friday, March 10 2017 3:19 PM EST2017-03-10 20:19:58 GMT

    UH Head Football Coach Nick Rolovich stopped by to talk about what he expects from his team during Spring Ball. He explained how his team has progressed. Numerous former players have visited practice including Chad Owens, Kealoha Pilares and Greg Salas...

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    UH Head Football Coach Nick Rolovich stopped by to talk about what he expects from his team during Spring Ball. He explained how his team has progressed. Numerous former players have visited practice including Chad Owens, Kealoha Pilares and Greg Salas...

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  • Pacific Rim Report: North Korea's missile launch

    Pacific Rim Report: North Korea's missile launch

    Thursday, March 9 2017 3:49 PM EST2017-03-09 20:49:54 GMT

    U.S Pacific Command in Hawaii has deployed the "first elements" of a ballistic missile defense system to South Korea. The action comes after North Korea launched multiple missiles over the weekend, in a provocative move that drew immediate condemnation. The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense...

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    U.S Pacific Command in Hawaii has deployed the "first elements" of a ballistic missile defense system to South Korea. The action comes after North Korea launched multiple missiles over the weekend, in a provocative move that drew immediate condemnation. The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense...

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  • John Cruz Performs on Sunrise

    John Cruz Performs on Sunrise

    Thursday, March 9 2017 3:28 PM EST2017-03-09 20:28:49 GMT

    John Cruz will be performing as part of the 3rd Annual Hongwanji Mission School Gala on Sat. March 18. Gala is a fundraiser for the school to provide support for the school’s Traditions Study Tour Program (Japan, East Coast, and Big Island), and for scholarships and grants...

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    John Cruz will be performing as part of the 3rd Annual Hongwanji Mission School Gala on Sat. March 18. Gala is a fundraiser for the school to provide support for the school’s Traditions Study Tour Program (Japan, East Coast, and Big Island), and for scholarships and grants...

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  • Big Island Veteran Selected 2017 Dole Caregiver Fellow

    Big Island Veteran Selected 2017 Dole Caregiver Fellow

    Thursday, March 9 2017 3:16 PM EST2017-03-09 20:16:32 GMT

    Jessica Root of Waikoloa, Hawaii had been caring for her longtime boyfriend, now fiancé Erich Brockmoeller. He is a Marine infantry veteran. A veteran herself, Jessica (Air force veteran)  provides physical and emotional support to Erich...

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    Jessica Root of Waikoloa, Hawaii had been caring for her longtime boyfriend, now fiancé Erich Brockmoeller. He is a Marine infantry veteran. A veteran herself, Jessica (Air force veteran)  provides physical and emotional support to Erich...

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  • Business Report: Health insurance - Who's insured, and how?

    Business Report: Health insurance - Who's insured, and how?

    Thursday, March 9 2017 3:11 PM EST2017-03-09 20:11:39 GMT

    This is a private sector analysis, based on figures from last year, but the proportions are still similar. Almost half – wedges 1, 2, 3, and 4, the green ones – are employer plans: large group, small group, government, and the military's TriCare. The orange wedges, 5, 6, and 7 – are Medicare. The maroon...

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    This is a private sector analysis, based on figures from last year, but the proportions are still similar. Almost half – wedges 1, 2, 3, and 4, the green ones – are employer plans: large group, small group, government, and the military's TriCare. The orange wedges, 5, 6, and 7 – are Medicare. The maroon...

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  • Geek Beat: Nintendo Switch, LG G6, Samsung Galaxy S8

    Geek Beat: Nintendo Switch, LG G6, Samsung Galaxy S8

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 3:13 PM EST2017-03-08 20:13:06 GMT

    Smartphones, tablets, computers, and gaming systems are always hot sellers in the tech toy department.  With new equipment constantly being introduced to consumers, it can be quite difficult, and expensive, to keep up with the latest trends only to find out that your newest gadget doesn't quite...

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    Smartphones, tablets, computers, and gaming systems are always hot sellers in the tech toy department.  With new equipment constantly being introduced to consumers, it can be quite difficult, and expensive, to keep up with the latest trends only to find out that your newest gadget doesn't quite...

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  • Inaugural edition of Honolulu Biennial announces additional artists, presentation sites, and partners

    Inaugural edition of Honolulu Biennial announces additional artists, presentation sites, and partners

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 3:01 PM EST2017-03-08 20:01:11 GMT

    In anticipation of its opening on March 8, the Honolulu Biennial Foundation (HBF) today announced two additional participating artists—Tokyo’s teamLab and Native Hawaiian artist and kupuna elder Al Lagunero—bringing the total number of participating artists to 33. The artist collaborative teamLab...

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    In anticipation of its opening on March 8, the Honolulu Biennial Foundation (HBF) today announced two additional participating artists—Tokyo’s teamLab and Native Hawaiian artist and kupuna elder Al Lagunero—bringing the total number of participating artists to 33. The artist collaborative teamLab...

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  • March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 3:00 PM EST2017-03-08 20:00:40 GMT

    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal Cancer is the third most common cancer, based on new diagnoses each year. It is also the second most deadly cancer in both men and women. But it is easily cured if diagnosed early...

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    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal Cancer is the third most common cancer, based on new diagnoses each year. It is also the second most deadly cancer in both men and women. But it is easily cured if diagnosed early...

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  • Hawai‘i Says NO MORE Week – Kini Zamora’s Fashion Show featuring the NO MORE Shirt at Bloomingdale’s Ala Moana

    Hawai‘i Says NO MORE Week – Kini Zamora’s Fashion Show featuring the NO MORE Shirt at Bloomingdale’s Ala Moana

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 2:55 PM EST2017-03-08 19:55:16 GMT
    Two years ago, the Joyful Heart Foundation joined 14 of Hawai‘i’s leading government and non-profit organizations to launch Hawai‘i Says NO MORE, a collaboration of individuals, programs, and organizations around Hawai?i who are taking action to increase awareness and visibility to prevent and end domestic violence and sexual assault. Since then, Hawai‘i Says NO MORE has raised awareness about this violence across the state and encouraged public discussions to...More >>
    Two years ago, the Joyful Heart Foundation joined 14 of Hawai‘i’s leading government and non-profit organizations to launch Hawai‘i Says NO MORE, a collaboration of individuals, programs, and organizations around Hawai?i who are taking action to increase awareness and visibility to prevent and end domestic violence and sexual assault. Since then, Hawai‘i Says NO MORE has raised awareness about this violence across the state and encouraged public discussions to...More >>
  • Kapi?olani Medical Center for Women & Children welcomes new hospital facility dog

    Kapi?olani Medical Center for Women & Children welcomes new hospital facility dog

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 2:48 PM EST2017-03-08 19:48:59 GMT

    It’s a girl! Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children introduced the newest addition to its staff on Girls’ Day, March 3. Winnie, a one-year-old Labrador Retriever, was welcomed as Kapi‘olani’s new hospital facility dog and Chief Canine Officer by staff, patients and invited guests at a special introduction...

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    It’s a girl! Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children introduced the newest addition to its staff on Girls’ Day, March 3. Winnie, a one-year-old Labrador Retriever, was welcomed as Kapi‘olani’s new hospital facility dog and Chief Canine Officer by staff, patients and invited guests at a special introduction...

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  • Business Report: Where America has really big trade deficits

    Business Report: Where America has really big trade deficits

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 2:36 PM EST2017-03-08 19:36:53 GMT
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    Bloomberg News represents our trade deficits with various nations with circles. The bigger the circle, the bigger the trade imbalance in percentage terms. You may be surprised at which nations make the biggest circles. In relative terms, for example, Mexico is no big deal. That's partly because Mexican...

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    Bloomberg News represents our trade deficits with various nations with circles. The bigger the circle, the bigger the trade imbalance in percentage terms. You may be surprised at which nations make the biggest circles. In relative terms, for example, Mexico is no big deal. That's partly because Mexican...

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  • UH tech students gear up for 4th annual AT&T-UH Hackathon

    UH tech students gear up for 4th annual AT&T-UH Hackathon

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 4:24 PM EST2017-03-07 21:24:13 GMT

    University of Hawai?i (UH) students shined in the third annual AT&T UH Mobile Tech Hackathon, held this year at Sacred Hearts Academy. This event attracted an impressive 125 participants. Governor David Ige, a graduate of the UHs School of Engineering, made a repeat appearance as a judge...

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    University of Hawai?i (UH) students shined in the third annual AT&T UH Mobile Tech Hackathon, held this year at Sacred Hearts Academy. This event attracted an impressive 125 participants. Governor David Ige, a graduate of the UHs School of Engineering, made a repeat appearance as a judge...

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  • Hy's Steak House celebrates 40 years

    Hy's Steak House celebrates 40 years

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 2:51 PM EST2017-03-07 19:51:20 GMT

    For 40 years, Hy’s Steakhouse has been a celebrated fixture in Honolulu’s fine-dining scene. Hy’s offers an elegant, tranquil ambiance, top-notch customer service, and an all-around five-star experience.  USDA prime beef is aged and trimmed on site to create tender, flavorful steaks cooked over...

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    For 40 years, Hy’s Steakhouse has been a celebrated fixture in Honolulu’s fine-dining scene. Hy’s offers an elegant, tranquil ambiance, top-notch customer service, and an all-around five-star experience.  USDA prime beef is aged and trimmed on site to create tender, flavorful steaks cooked over...

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  • Joyful Heart Foundation and other organizations set to launch Hawai‘i Says No More week

    Joyful Heart Foundation and other organizations set to launch Hawai‘i Says No More week

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 2:45 PM EST2017-03-07 19:45:28 GMT

    Two years ago, the Joyful Heart Foundation joined 14 of Hawai‘i’s leading government and non-profit organizations to launch Hawai‘i Says NO MORE, a collaboration of individuals, programs, and organizations around Hawai?i who are taking action to increase awareness and visibility to prevent...

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    Two years ago, the Joyful Heart Foundation joined 14 of Hawai‘i’s leading government and non-profit organizations to launch Hawai‘i Says NO MORE, a collaboration of individuals, programs, and organizations around Hawai?i who are taking action to increase awareness and visibility to prevent...

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  • Business Report: What makes up the U.S. economy?

    Business Report: What makes up the U.S. economy?

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 2:36 PM EST2017-03-07 19:36:16 GMT

    The Commerce Department this morning reports a 10% spike in the U.S. trade deficit.  Apparently we bought a whole lot of goods manufactured in China. This seems like a good time to put the trade picture in perspective.  There are four main components of the American economy. GDP is gross domestic...

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    The Commerce Department this morning reports a 10% spike in the U.S. trade deficit.  Apparently we bought a whole lot of goods manufactured in China. This seems like a good time to put the trade picture in perspective.  There are four main components of the American economy. GDP is gross domestic...

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  • Royal Hawaiian celebrates 90th anniversary to help benefit ALS community in Hawaii

    Royal Hawaiian celebrates 90th anniversary to help benefit ALS community in Hawaii

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:58 PM EST2017-03-06 20:58:01 GMT

    Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a fatal, neurodegenerative disease that attacks nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. People with ALS lose their ability to move, speak, swallow and eventually the ability to breathe, while all five senses continue to function normally...

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    Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a fatal, neurodegenerative disease that attacks nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. People with ALS lose their ability to move, speak, swallow and eventually the ability to breathe, while all five senses continue to function normally...

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  • Hawaii women to receive awards at National Women’s History Month event

    Hawaii women to receive awards at National Women’s History Month event

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:52 PM EST2017-03-06 20:52:56 GMT

    In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Sisters Empowering Hawaii will present the Women Making History Crystal Award and the Hawaii Global Peace and Social Justice Award to six women who have made exceptional contributions to their communities and society. 

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    In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Sisters Empowering Hawaii will present the Women Making History Crystal Award and the Hawaii Global Peace and Social Justice Award to six women who have made exceptional contributions to their communities and society. 

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  • Sex trafficking of children in national spotlight on 'Hawaii Five-0'

    Sex trafficking of children in national spotlight on 'Hawaii Five-0'

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:50 PM EST2017-03-06 20:50:29 GMT

    Episode 719 Puka'ana of the CBS show Hawaii 5-0 brings the issue of sex trafficking in Hawaii into the national spotlight. Ho'ola Na Pua met with Hawaii 5-0 executive producers Peter Lenkov and Bryan Spicer in 2016 to share about the issue of child sex trafficking in Hawaii.

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    Episode 719 Puka'ana of the CBS show Hawaii 5-0 brings the issue of sex trafficking in Hawaii into the national spotlight. Ho'ola Na Pua met with Hawaii 5-0 executive producers Peter Lenkov and Bryan Spicer in 2016 to share about the issue of child sex trafficking in Hawaii.

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  • Thousands to step out to stop diabetes

    Thousands to step out to stop diabetes

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:47 PM EST2017-03-06 20:47:37 GMT

    On Saturday, March 18th head down to Queen Kapiolani Park for an exciting day of fun and fundraising in support of the 18th Annual Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes.  Approximately 3,000 people from corporate, family, and friend teams will be walking in support of finding a cure for diabetes. There will...

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    On Saturday, March 18th head down to Queen Kapiolani Park for an exciting day of fun and fundraising in support of the 18th Annual Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes.  Approximately 3,000 people from corporate, family, and friend teams will be walking in support of finding a cure for diabetes. There will...

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  • Red Cross Month to recognize everyday heroes

    Red Cross Month to recognize everyday heroes

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:46 PM EST2017-03-06 20:46:11 GMT

    For over 70 years, March has been designated as Red Cross Month to recognize how the American Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world.  “Hawaii has no shortage of everyday heroes,” said Coralie Chun Matayoshi, Hawaii Red Cross CEO.  “They are selfless Red Cross volunteers...

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    For over 70 years, March has been designated as Red Cross Month to recognize how the American Red Cross helps people across the country and around the world.  “Hawaii has no shortage of everyday heroes,” said Coralie Chun Matayoshi, Hawaii Red Cross CEO.  “They are selfless Red Cross volunteers...

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  • Ask the Mayor: Caldwell responds to complaints about proposed budget

    Ask the Mayor: Caldwell responds to complaints about proposed budget

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:44 PM EST2017-03-06 20:44:26 GMT

    Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell responded to viewers who are concerned about his plan to raise taxes and fees. One viewer emailed, "Please explain how you can justify your proposals when people can't even afford to buy a house." 

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    Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell responded to viewers who are concerned about his plan to raise taxes and fees. One viewer emailed, "Please explain how you can justify your proposals when people can't even afford to buy a house." 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: The money talk

    SmartMoney Monday: The money talk

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:40 PM EST2017-03-06 20:40:51 GMT

    It's never easy to talk with family members about financial matters. In fact, a recent survey found that 61% of Americans would rather discuss almost anything else. Having an open and honest conversation about money with loved one can be uncomfortable, but sometimes necessary...

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    It's never easy to talk with family members about financial matters. In fact, a recent survey found that 61% of Americans would rather discuss almost anything else. Having an open and honest conversation about money with loved one can be uncomfortable, but sometimes necessary...

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  • Business Report: 3/6/17

    Monday, March 6 2017 3:35 PM EST2017-03-06 20:35:17 GMT

    This is National Consumer Protection Week. The Department of Consumer Affairs has a free Consumer Education Fair, Wednesday, 10 a.m., courtyard of the King Kalakaua Building on Merchant Street. The East-West Center today hosts the fourth annual National Climate Assessment Town Hall...

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    This is National Consumer Protection Week. The Department of Consumer Affairs has a free Consumer Education Fair, Wednesday, 10 a.m., courtyard of the King Kalakaua Building on Merchant Street. The East-West Center today hosts the fourth annual National Climate Assessment Town Hall...

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  • Interview: Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta

    Interview: Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:48 PM EST2017-03-03 20:48:35 GMT
    This morning we talked with Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta LIVE from New York; they are getting ready for Season 2 of "Shades of Blue" on NBC Television.   Season 2 debuts this Sunday night on Hawaii News Now - KHNL. Harlee Santos (Jennifer Lopez) is a charismatic single mother and resourceful detective at the heart of a tight-knit crew of Brooklyn detectives, led by enigmatic Lt. Matt Wozniak (Ray Liotta) who often leads the team to step outside the limitations of the...More >>
    This morning we talked with Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta LIVE from New York; they are getting ready for Season 2 of "Shades of Blue" on NBC Television.   Season 2 debuts this Sunday night on Hawaii News Now - KHNL. Harlee Santos (Jennifer Lopez) is a charismatic single mother and resourceful detective at the heart of a tight-knit crew of Brooklyn detectives, led by enigmatic Lt. Matt Wozniak (Ray Liotta) who often leads the team to step outside the limitations of the...More >>
  • Interview: Ke Kula Kaiapuni o Puohala Celebration

    Interview: Ke Kula Kaiapuni o Puohala Celebration

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:40 PM EST2017-03-03 20:40:11 GMT
    Ke Kula Kaiapuni `o Pu?ohala is having their annual celebration which is in their 25th year; Ke Kula Kaiapuni `o Pu?ohala is the 3rd Hawaiian Immersion School in the State, 1st on the Windward side, which started in 1990. It will include musical performances by their keiki and other groups, cultural activities such as makahiki games and ku`I `ai, local artisans and information booths, and of course, `ono Hawaiian food and snacks! This celebration helps to support our keiki with field ...More >>
    Ke Kula Kaiapuni `o Pu?ohala is having their annual celebration which is in their 25th year; Ke Kula Kaiapuni `o Pu?ohala is the 3rd Hawaiian Immersion School in the State, 1st on the Windward side, which started in 1990. It will include musical performances by their keiki and other groups, cultural activities such as makahiki games and ku`I `ai, local artisans and information booths, and of course, `ono Hawaiian food and snacks! This celebration helps to support our keiki with field ...More >>
  • Red Cross Heroes: Anthony Columbo

    Red Cross Heroes: Anthony Columbo

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:38 PM EST2017-03-03 20:38:49 GMT
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    Anthony Colombo has been a Red Cross volunteer serving the Big Island for almost 10 years, but it's not unusual for Colombo to take his wide range of skills on the road. "Currently I'm here deployed for sheltering but I may get moved to bulk distribution, that's my normal job, I do bulk distribution, logistics...

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    Anthony Colombo has been a Red Cross volunteer serving the Big Island for almost 10 years, but it's not unusual for Colombo to take his wide range of skills on the road. "Currently I'm here deployed for sheltering but I may get moved to bulk distribution, that's my normal job, I do bulk distribution, logistics...

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  • Honolulu Waldorf School celebrates 55th Anniversary with Merry Moon Festival

    Honolulu Waldorf School celebrates 55th Anniversary with Merry Moon Festival

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:28 PM EST2017-03-03 20:28:47 GMT

    The Honolulu Waldorf School was founded in 1961 teaching children from ages 2 to 18.  They will be celebrating their 55th Anniversary and are thrilled to present a new and highly anticipated fundraising event on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at their Niu Valley Campus. The Merry Moon Festival...

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    The Honolulu Waldorf School was founded in 1961 teaching children from ages 2 to 18.  They will be celebrating their 55th Anniversary and are thrilled to present a new and highly anticipated fundraising event on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at their Niu Valley Campus. The Merry Moon Festival...

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  • Kurt Suzuki Gets Tough for Trucker Dukes

    Kurt Suzuki Gets Tough for Trucker Dukes

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:27 PM EST2017-03-03 20:27:28 GMT

    Major league baseball star Kurt Suzuki is trying to help 3-year-old Trucker Dukes. Dukes is battling Neuroblastoma. Kurt wanted to do something special for him so he got a number of his colleagues to post pictures with their "tough" faces...

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    Major league baseball star Kurt Suzuki is trying to help 3-year-old Trucker Dukes. Dukes is battling Neuroblastoma. Kurt wanted to do something special for him so he got a number of his colleagues to post pictures with their "tough" faces...

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  • UHERO's economic forecast

    UHERO's economic forecast

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:19 PM EST2017-03-03 20:19:02 GMT

    The UH Economic Research Organization, still predicts a 9 million visitor year. But in its revised forecast Friday UHERO says there isn’t much capacity for additional growth in tourism. And while others have celebrated record visitor spending, UHERO’s Carl Bonham points out that in “real dollars...

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    The UH Economic Research Organization, still predicts a 9 million visitor year. But in its revised forecast Friday UHERO says there isn’t much capacity for additional growth in tourism. And while others have celebrated record visitor spending, UHERO’s Carl Bonham points out that in “real dollars...

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  • What's trending - US State Department, how not to coach kids and feeling Friday

    What's trending - US State Department, how not to coach kids and feeling Friday

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:15 PM EST2017-03-03 20:15:33 GMT

    In "What's Trending" today, Howard tells us about the magazine "The Atlantic". It takes an inside look at the State Department. Thousands of diplomats, analysts and aides at State’s "C" Street headquarters have nothing to do. President Trump fired almost the whole top management, emptying out the seventh floor. Construction workers have been rearranging senior offices behind tarps. The lobby is empty for a lack of meetings. 

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    In "What's Trending" today, Howard tells us about the magazine "The Atlantic". It takes an inside look at the State Department. Thousands of diplomats, analysts and aides at State’s "C" Street headquarters have nothing to do. President Trump fired almost the whole top management, emptying out the seventh floor. Construction workers have been rearranging senior offices behind tarps. The lobby is empty for a lack of meetings. 

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  • Business Report: 3/3/17

    Business Report: 3/3/17

    Friday, March 3 2017 3:15 PM EST2017-03-03 20:15:03 GMT

    Umamiya Shabu Shabu opens tonight - Bernadette and I enjoyed a preview last night - you cook thinly-sliced meats and tasty vegetable bites in hot sauce, boiling at your table. Owner Peter Kim also told us he's reopened the original location of Liliha Bakery. Pieology Pizzeria at Aina Haina Shopping...

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    Umamiya Shabu Shabu opens tonight - Bernadette and I enjoyed a preview last night - you cook thinly-sliced meats and tasty vegetable bites in hot sauce, boiling at your table. Owner Peter Kim also told us he's reopened the original location of Liliha Bakery. Pieology Pizzeria at Aina Haina Shopping...

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  • Interview: Hawaii Recording Artists Komakakino

    Thursday, March 2 2017 4:09 PM EST2017-03-02 21:09:50 GMT
    Komakakino is a Hawaiian music group that comes from the Hilo side of Hawaii Island; all are self taught musicians that have been playing together for about 3 years.  They have released their second album and it is on the preliminary ballot of the Na Hoku Hanohano Awards for this year. There are original compositions from Komakakakino and Kumu Hula Paul K. Neves from Halau Ha'a Kea o Kinohi. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now.  All Rights Reserved.   More >>
    Komakakino is a Hawaiian music group that comes from the Hilo side of Hawaii Island; all are self taught musicians that have been playing together for about 3 years.  They have released their second album and it is on the preliminary ballot of the Na Hoku Hanohano Awards for this year. There are original compositions from Komakakakino and Kumu Hula Paul K. Neves from Halau Ha'a Kea o Kinohi. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now.  All Rights Reserved.   More >>
  • Entertainment: Moonlight, Pirates of the Caribbean and Journey/Willie K.

    Entertainment: Moonlight, Pirates of the Caribbean and Journey/Willie K.

    Thursday, March 2 2017 3:53 PM EST2017-03-02 20:53:08 GMT
    Oscars best picture winner 'Moonlight' is heading back to the theaters this weekend... including several big screens in Hawaii.  Moonlight's distributor says about 15-hundred theaters will carry the film.  It was originally released to only 11-hundred theaters. New this morning:  the latest trailer for the upcoming Disney movie;  "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales".  Disney has also released graphics showing the next phase of gruesome...More >>
    Oscars best picture winner 'Moonlight' is heading back to the theaters this weekend... including several big screens in Hawaii.  Moonlight's distributor says about 15-hundred theaters will carry the film.  It was originally released to only 11-hundred theaters. New this morning:  the latest trailer for the upcoming Disney movie;  "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales".  Disney has also released graphics showing the next phase of gruesome...More >>
  • Dreams interpreted - birthday wish and no fear

    Dreams interpreted - birthday wish and no fear

    Thursday, March 2 2017 3:29 PM EST2017-03-02 20:29:41 GMT

    Dream expert Paul Unkrur appeared on Sunrise to interpret more dreams.  The first one came from Korree Kiszken. She said,"I had a about a guy who I'm talking to. He sent me a birthday card in the mail. It was in a plain white envelop when I opened it. And there was cursive writing written everywhere. Tons of it.

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    Dream expert Paul Unkrur appeared on Sunrise to interpret more dreams.  The first one came from Korree Kiszken. She said,"I had a about a guy who I'm talking to. He sent me a birthday card in the mail. It was in a plain white envelop when I opened it. And there was cursive writing written everywhere. Tons of it.

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  • Samadhi Hawaii Presents "Tales of the Circle Keys"

    Samadhi Hawaii Presents "Tales of the Circle Keys"

    Thursday, March 2 2017 2:58 PM EST2017-03-02 19:58:27 GMT

    Samadhi Hawaii will present their newest program “Tales of the Circle Keys” at ArtZone, “The Center of Creativity” located at 3245 Pali Highway. This world premiere show will feature the Samadhi aerial company and adult students performing high above the audience on silks, rings and trapeze. The ArtZone...

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    Samadhi Hawaii will present their newest program “Tales of the Circle Keys” at ArtZone, “The Center of Creativity” located at 3245 Pali Highway. This world premiere show will feature the Samadhi aerial company and adult students performing high above the audience on silks, rings and trapeze. The ArtZone...

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  • Red Cross Heroes: Alfred L. Castle

    Red Cross Heroes: Alfred L. Castle

    Thursday, March 2 2017 2:52 PM EST2017-03-02 19:52:16 GMT
    The Red Cross has helped so many in our islands  Whether helping whole communities in times of Tsunamis and Hurricanes or when fires take whole houses and families are left homeless.   But who gave the Red Cross it's start? The founding father of the Red Cross in Hawaii is Alfred L. Castle.  He was the general field director for the Red Cross when Hawaii was a Territory in 1918.  His grandson, Al Castle, recalled what happened to help lead up to the founding ...More >>
    The Red Cross has helped so many in our islands  Whether helping whole communities in times of Tsunamis and Hurricanes or when fires take whole houses and families are left homeless.   But who gave the Red Cross it's start? The founding father of the Red Cross in Hawaii is Alfred L. Castle.  He was the general field director for the Red Cross when Hawaii was a Territory in 1918.  His grandson, Al Castle, recalled what happened to help lead up to the founding ...More >>
  • Komakakino

    Komakakino

    Thursday, March 2 2017 2:41 PM EST2017-03-02 19:41:22 GMT

    Komakakino is a traditional Hawaiian group, home based in Keaukaha, Hilo, Hawai‘i. Komakakino is made up of Koma Wana, Namaka DeMello, Kinohi Neves, and Christian Wadlington.  Koma attended the Kamehameha Schools, Kea‘au Campus, Kea‘au, Hawai‘i.  Namaka and Kinohi are fluent...

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    Komakakino is a traditional Hawaiian group, home based in Keaukaha, Hilo, Hawai‘i. Komakakino is made up of Koma Wana, Namaka DeMello, Kinohi Neves, and Christian Wadlington.  Koma attended the Kamehameha Schools, Kea‘au Campus, Kea‘au, Hawai‘i.  Namaka and Kinohi are fluent...

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  • Business Report: Components of the global economy

    Business Report: Components of the global economy

    Thursday, March 2 2017 2:30 PM EST2017-03-02 19:30:32 GMT

    It’s a different kind of globe, a map of world economies, by size, clustered by continent. The World Bank did the number crunching, national GDPs, or gross domestic products, as of February. Barry Ritholtz, who put this website The Big Picture, made a few observations I agree with. He was surprised...

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    It’s a different kind of globe, a map of world economies, by size, clustered by continent. The World Bank did the number crunching, national GDPs, or gross domestic products, as of February. Barry Ritholtz, who put this website The Big Picture, made a few observations I agree with. He was surprised...

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  • More than 170 restaurants commit to supporting local purveyors for 4th Annual Localicious Hawaii Campaign

    More than 170 restaurants commit to supporting local purveyors for 4th Annual Localicious Hawaii Campaign

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 4:05 PM EST2017-03-01 21:05:21 GMT
    A collective of the Hawai‘i’s most celebrated chefs and restaurants have committed to bring local ingredients to the center of the plate in support of the fourth annual Localicious Hawai‘i campaign. Throughout the month of March, more than 170 eateries will participate in the largest statewide culinary initiative by designating one or more menu items that incorporate locally grown, caught or raised products as Localicious dishes. For every dish sold, one dollar is do...More >>
    A collective of the Hawai‘i’s most celebrated chefs and restaurants have committed to bring local ingredients to the center of the plate in support of the fourth annual Localicious Hawai‘i campaign. Throughout the month of March, more than 170 eateries will participate in the largest statewide culinary initiative by designating one or more menu items that incorporate locally grown, caught or raised products as Localicious dishes. For every dish sold, one dollar is do...More >>
  • The Saint Louis Center For The Arts presents 'Hairspray'

    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts presents 'Hairspray'

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 3:58 PM EST2017-03-01 20:58:53 GMT

    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts will present the hit Broadway musical, Hairspray, for three weekends at the Dr. Richard T. Mamiya Theatre on the campus of Saint Louis School and Chaminade University beginning March 3rd. This delightful musical, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best New Musical...

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    The Saint Louis Center For The Arts will present the hit Broadway musical, Hairspray, for three weekends at the Dr. Richard T. Mamiya Theatre on the campus of Saint Louis School and Chaminade University beginning March 3rd. This delightful musical, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best New Musical...

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Shirley Sypert

    Kupuna Achievers: Shirley Sypert

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 3:50 PM EST2017-03-01 20:50:40 GMT

    Our next achiever is a go-getter - and she loves volunteering as a host, teaching music, and performing arts at Star of the Sea School. Auntie Shirley Sypert loves performing and sharing the arts with others.  She has quite the experience on and off the stage - and in front of the boob tube, as...

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    Our next achiever is a go-getter - and she loves volunteering as a host, teaching music, and performing arts at Star of the Sea School. Auntie Shirley Sypert loves performing and sharing the arts with others.  She has quite the experience on and off the stage - and in front of the boob tube, as...

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  • Red Cross Heroes: LeBurta Gates Atherton

    Red Cross Heroes: LeBurta Gates Atherton

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 3:44 PM EST2017-03-01 20:44:14 GMT

    During World War II especially on O'ahu; volunteers were in high demand everywhere, including the Red Cross.  One of the many volunteer stories was that of LeBurta Gates Atherton. Her life changed in the early morning hours of Dec 7, 1941. "I was still asleep when it happened.  My husband was home...

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    During World War II especially on O'ahu; volunteers were in high demand everywhere, including the Red Cross.  One of the many volunteer stories was that of LeBurta Gates Atherton. Her life changed in the early morning hours of Dec 7, 1941. "I was still asleep when it happened.  My husband was home...

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  • Business Report: Foreign parts in domestic cars

    Business Report: Foreign parts in domestic cars

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 3:34 PM EST2017-03-01 20:34:02 GMT

    Recently, we showed you a drawing of a Boeing jet assembled in South Carolina and pointed how many components come from other countries. The point was, "Made in America" is more complicated than it looks. This morning's chart shows the percentage of U.S. or Canadian parts in cars assembled...

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    Recently, we showed you a drawing of a Boeing jet assembled in South Carolina and pointed how many components come from other countries. The point was, "Made in America" is more complicated than it looks. This morning's chart shows the percentage of U.S. or Canadian parts in cars assembled...

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  • Ron Artis II performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Ron Artis II performs at Blue Note Hawaii

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 4:16 PM EST2017-02-28 21:16:38 GMT

    Local singer/songwriter.musician Ron Artis II will be performing, alongside his band The Truth, on Wednesday March 1st, at Blue Note Hawaii.  Show times are...

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    Local singer/songwriter.musician Ron Artis II will be performing, alongside his band The Truth, on Wednesday March 1st, at Blue Note Hawaii.  Show times are...

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Workout outside of the gym

    Sunrise Shape Up: Workout outside of the gym

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 4:15 PM EST2017-02-28 21:15:49 GMT

    Sometimes you just get tired of seeing the inside of a gym. So a little bit of a change in atmosphere, that can go a long way. There's always plenty of options around the island for exercising. It doesn't always have to be in a gym environment. Located right at the entrance to Diamond Head...

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    Sometimes you just get tired of seeing the inside of a gym. So a little bit of a change in atmosphere, that can go a long way. There's always plenty of options around the island for exercising. It doesn't always have to be in a gym environment. Located right at the entrance to Diamond Head...

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  • Red Cross Heroes: Bob Robertson

    Red Cross Heroes: Bob Robertson

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 4:15 PM EST2017-02-28 21:15:12 GMT

    Bob Robertson has been volunteering with the Red Cross for more than 10 years. 

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    Bob Robertson has been volunteering with the Red Cross for more than 10 years.

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  • Business Report: Federal Spending

    Business Report: Federal Spending

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 4:07 PM EST2017-02-28 21:07:03 GMT

    The great senator Everett Dirksen, Republican Illinois, famously said, "A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you're talking real money."

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    The great senator Everett Dirksen, Republican Illinois, famously said, "A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you're talking real money." 

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  • La Pietra to host biggest fundraiser of year, 'HOOPLA'

    La Pietra to host biggest fundraiser of year, 'HOOPLA'

    Monday, February 27 2017 5:14 PM EST2017-02-27 22:14:01 GMT

    From La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls will stage "HOOPLA," its biggest fundraiser of the year, on March 4 on the Great Lawn of the Diamond Head campus. 

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    From La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls will stage "HOOPLA," its biggest fundraiser of the year, on March 4 on the Great Lawn of the Diamond Head campus. 

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  • Prom dress event to benefit young women in need

    Prom dress event to benefit young women in need

    Monday, February 27 2017 5:02 PM EST2017-02-27 22:02:36 GMT

    From Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence Representative Andria Tupola, in partnership with the Hawaii State Coalition Alliance Against Domestic Violence, and The Bella Project...

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    From Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence Representative Andria Tupola, in partnership with the Hawaii State Coalition Alliance Against Domestic Violence, and The Bella Project...

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Saving for college

    SmartMoney Monday: Saving for college

    Monday, February 27 2017 4:54 PM EST2017-02-27 21:54:43 GMT

    Every parent dreams of sending their child off to college some day

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    Every parent dreams of sending their child off to college some day

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  • Business Report: College malarkey course

    Business Report: College malarkey course

    Monday, February 27 2017 4:18 PM EST2017-02-27 21:18:38 GMT

    America is so aroil with contested factuality, academe has responded. 

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    America is so aroil with contested factuality, academe has responded. 

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  • American Idol contestant DeAndre Brackensick to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    American Idol contestant DeAndre Brackensick to perform at Blue Note Hawaii

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:21 PM EST2017-02-24 21:21:55 GMT

    Appearing on the 11th season of American Idol, DeAndre 'Kamele' Brackensick took a shot at becoming the pop star champion.  Although he did not win the competition, he did make an impressive run, finishing in the Top 8. Currently, Brackensick is currently working on a new album, set to be released later this year...

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    Appearing on the 11th season of American Idol, DeAndre 'Kamele' Brackensick took a shot at becoming the pop star champion.  Although he did not win the competition, he did make an impressive run, finishing in the Top 8. Currently, Brackensick is currently working on a new album, set to be released later this year...

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  • Red Cross Heroes: Kerri Scott

    Red Cross Heroes: Kerri Scott

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:19 PM EST2017-02-24 21:19:15 GMT

    Sunrise has been featuring the Red Cross Heroes for 2017. Here's a transcript of Steve Uyehara interviewing Kerri Scott, this year's Oahu volunteer of the year. 

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    Sunrise has been featuring the Red Cross Heroes for 2017. Here's a transcript of Steve Uyehara interviewing Kerri Scott, this year's Oahu volunteer of the year.

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  • 2017 Hawaii Film Challenge kicks off

    2017 Hawaii Film Challenge kicks off

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:18 PM EST2017-02-24 21:18:09 GMT

    Hawaii Film + Arts International today announced their First Annual Hawaii Film Challenge, an international screenwriting contest open to a global pool of talent, and awarding three winners airfare and lodging for their creative team, as well as casting, production staff, and equipment support, and a 10-day...

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    Hawaii Film + Arts International today announced their First Annual Hawaii Film Challenge, an international screenwriting contest open to a global pool of talent, and awarding three winners airfare and lodging for their creative team, as well as casting, production staff, and equipment support, and a 10-day...

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  • Business Report: 2/24/17

    Business Report: 2/24/17

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:15 PM EST2017-02-24 21:15:00 GMT

    Oahu hotels were 89% full last week – Big Island 86, Kauai 85, Maui, 83% full – room rates mostly keeping pace with inflation – average room rate on Maui was $380 a night, more than $100 more than the other three operating counties – Big Island still performing best on extra room sales. The Hawaii...

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    Oahu hotels were 89% full last week – Big Island 86, Kauai 85, Maui, 83% full – room rates mostly keeping pace with inflation – average room rate on Maui was $380 a night, more than $100 more than the other three operating counties – Big Island still performing best on extra room sales. The Hawaii...

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  • On the Radar: Coral Crater Adventure Park

    On the Radar: Coral Crater Adventure Park

    Friday, February 24 2017 4:08 PM EST2017-02-24 21:08:03 GMT
    There's a new adventure park on West Oahu where you can do a little bit of everything to get your adrenaline pumping while overcoming your fear of heights. For this edition of "On the Radar" with Jennifer Robbins, the sky is the limit. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
    There's a new adventure park on West Oahu where you can do a little bit of everything to get your adrenaline pumping while overcoming your fear of heights. For this edition of "On the Radar" with Jennifer Robbins, the sky is the limit. Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Hawaiian Word of the Day: Ki'pu'upu'u

    Hawaiian Word of the Day: Ki'pu'upu'u

    Friday, February 24 2017 3:58 PM EST2017-02-24 20:58:11 GMT

    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is "Ki'pu'upu'u". 

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    The Hawaiian Word of the Day is "Ki'pu'upu'u". 

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  • Maui woman inspired millions to Women's March

    Maui woman inspired millions to Women's March

    Friday, February 24 2017 3:56 PM EST2017-02-24 20:56:01 GMT

    Teresa Shook was frustrated on election day. Before she went to bed at her home on Maui, she invited 40 of her friends on Facebook to march in Washington, DC the day after the president's inauguration.

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    Teresa Shook was frustrated on election day. Before she went to bed at her home on Maui, she invited 40 of her friends on Facebook to march in Washington, DC the day after the president's inauguration. 

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  • Red Cross Heroes: Maggie and Joe Edwards

    Red Cross Heroes: Maggie and Joe Edwards

    Thursday, February 23 2017 4:34 PM EST2017-02-23 21:34:26 GMT

    The American Red Cross of Hawaii's mission is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies.

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    The American Red Cross of Hawaii's mission is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies.

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  • Sunrise on the Road: Farrington High School

    Sunrise on the Road: Farrington High School

    Thursday, February 23 2017 3:37 PM EST2017-02-23 20:37:45 GMT

    Farrington High School unveiled it's new stadium today. Edward "Skippa" Diaz Stadium at Kusunoki Field will hold 4,000 fans. It's a huge deal, not just for the football program but for the Kalihi community as a whole. It's also just ONE of the big projects scheduled for the campus...

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    Farrington High School unveiled it's new stadium today. Edward "Skippa" Diaz Stadium at Kusunoki Field will hold 4,000 fans. It's a huge deal, not just for the football program but for the Kalihi community as a whole. It's also just ONE of the big projects scheduled for the campus...

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  • Geek Beat: Hover bike, smart jewelry, What'sApp

    Geek Beat: Hover bike, smart jewelry, What'sApp

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 4:16 PM EST2017-02-22 21:16:23 GMT

    The geeks continue to provide updates on the technology world, including a new hoverboard, smart jewelry and What'sApp adding a new feature. Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa had more details in this edition of "Geek Beat." Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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    The geeks continue to provide updates on the technology world, including a new hoverboard, smart jewelry and What'sApp adding a new feature. Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa had more details in this edition of "Geek Beat." Copyright 2017 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

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  • It’s the New Year: Best ways to lower your Workers’ Compensation Premium

    It’s the New Year: Best ways to lower your Workers’ Compensation Premium

    Thursday, February 9 2017 3:29 PM EST2017-02-09 20:29:44 GMT

    Three steps you can implement to make significant difference in their workers' compensation (WC) premiums, business productivity and profitability. As a state, Hawaii’s small businesses employed over half or 258,345 of the state’s private workforce, and collectively they make up 96.3 percent of all employers...

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    Three steps you can implement to make significant difference in their workers' compensation (WC) premiums, business productivity and profitability. As a state, Hawaii’s small businesses employed over half or 258,345 of the state’s private workforce, and collectively they make up 96.3 percent of all employers...

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