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  • SmartMoney Monday: Tips for saving

    SmartMoney Monday: Tips for saving

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:48:37 GMT

    Welcome to SmartMoney Monday. 

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    Welcome to SmartMoney Monday. 

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Saving money for financial goals

    SmartMoney Monday: Saving money for financial goals

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:46:43 GMT

    In this edition of SmartMoney Monday, we're learning more about saving money to help you reach your financial goals.  

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    In this edition of SmartMoney Monday, we're learning more about saving money to help you reach your financial goals.  

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  • Four Seasons Presents Race Ko Olina

    Four Seasons Presents Race Ko Olina

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

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

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

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  • Global Tourism Summit

    Global Tourism Summit

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Kealii Reichel to chair special chant concert at UH Manoa

    Kealii Reichel to chair special chant concert at UH Manoa

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

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

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

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  • Keiki conch shell blowing contest a first at Pearlridge Center

    Keiki conch shell blowing contest a first at Pearlridge Center

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Pacific Forum CSIS gives updates on North Korea, Myanmar

    Pacific Forum CSIS gives updates on North Korea, Myanmar

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

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

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

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Orthopedic surgeon discusses hip injuries

    Healthier Hawaii: Orthopedic surgeon discusses hip injuries

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

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

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

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  • PhotoCon Hawaii to showcase latest in products and technology

    PhotoCon Hawaii to showcase latest in products and technology

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

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

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

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  • Dream expert discusses REM sleep and link to dementia

    Dream expert discusses REM sleep and link to dementia

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

    Geek Beat: Apple announcement

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

    Apple made its announcement on Tuesday about its latest releases.

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    Apple made its announcement on Tuesday about its latest releases.

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Honolulu Firefighters Foundation hosts annual food festival

    Honolulu Firefighters Foundation hosts annual food festival

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

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

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

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  • Hawaii financial advisor Noel Paccaro Brown earns national acclaim

    Hawaii financial advisor Noel Paccaro Brown earns national acclaim

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

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

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

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

    New exhibit commemorates 100th anniversary of death of Queen Liliuokalani

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Elite polo players gallop to Hawaii for Hawaii Invitational of Polo

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

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

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

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

    Rock 4 Recovery to help benefit addiction treatment and recovery programs

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

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

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

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  • Yamaguchi and Salonga team up for Hawaii's kids

    Yamaguchi and Salonga team up for Hawaii's kids

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

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

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

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  • Volunteer for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up

    Volunteer for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up

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

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

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

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  • Diner en Blanc returns to Hawaii this month

    Diner en Blanc returns to Hawaii this month

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Climate Change in Hawaii: Vern Miyagi interview on Sunrise

    Climate Change in Hawaii: Vern Miyagi interview on Sunrise

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

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

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

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  • Geek Beat: New tech toys for your car

    Geek Beat: New tech toys for your car

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

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

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

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  • Aloha Festivals 2017, Keiki Conch Shell Blowing Contest

    Aloha Festivals 2017, Keiki Conch Shell Blowing Contest

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

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

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

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  • Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii hosts teddy bear drive

    Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii hosts teddy bear drive

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Sen. Espero discusses decision to run for lieutenant governor

    Sen. Espero discusses decision to run for lieutenant governor

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

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

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

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  • Hakubundo opens in Pearlridge with an event for Japanophiles

    Hakubundo opens in Pearlridge with an event for Japanophiles

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

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

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

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  • The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo

    The 15th Annual Hawaii Woman Expo

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Jan McGrath

    Kupuna Achievers: Jan McGrath

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

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

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

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

    35th annual Okinawan Festival set to take place this weekend

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

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

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

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  • Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

    Duke's Waikiki hosting 12th annual ukulele contest

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Burgers and Things celebrates 2 years in Pauoa

    Burgers and Things celebrates 2 years in Pauoa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Healthier Hawaii: Concussions

    Healthier Hawaii: Concussions

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

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

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

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  • Ward Village presents a community Talk Story with Graham Hill

    Ward Village presents a community Talk Story with Graham Hill

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Umamiya Shabu Shabu celebrates Grand Opening with under $20 deal

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

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

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

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  • Vegfest Oahu 2017 slated for Saturday September 2nd

    Vegfest Oahu 2017 slated for Saturday September 2nd

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Improving your credit score

    SmartMoney Monday: Improving your credit score

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

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

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

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  • Sunrise On The Road: International Marketplace

    Sunrise On The Road: International Marketplace

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

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

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

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

    3rd Annual Hoolau Kanaka Oahu Ka Onohi O Na Kai

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Amazing Hawaii Comic Con brings best of pop culture to Hawaii

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

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

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

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  • McKinley's Buchanan makes history

    McKinley's Buchanan makes history

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

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

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

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  • Hawaii Thunder baseball team come home as champions

    Hawaii Thunder baseball team come home as champions

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

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

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  • 36th Annual Greek Festival set for this weekend

    36th Annual Greek Festival set for this weekend

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Pauoa Elementary selected as finalist for State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Credit scores

    SmartMoney Monday: Credit scores

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

    HHI is truly uniting the world of hip hop through dance

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

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

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

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  • Manaola to showcase exclusive collection at New York Fashion Week

    Manaola to showcase exclusive collection at New York Fashion Week

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

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

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  • Fighting gout with a Walk to Cure Arthritis

    Fighting gout with a Walk to Cure Arthritis

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

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

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

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  • Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Gets Underway

    Hawaii Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Gets Underway

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

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

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

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  • Trump Budget on Hawai‘i Nonprofits

    Trump Budget on Hawai‘i Nonprofits

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • AccesSurf announces first-ever Surfing with the Stars Fundraiser

    AccesSurf announces first-ever Surfing with the Stars Fundraiser

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

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

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

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  • Louie Anderson performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Louie Anderson performing at Blue Note Hawaii

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

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

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

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  • Watching the solar eclipse safely

    Watching the solar eclipse safely

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

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

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

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

    55th annual Hawaii State Farm Fair to kick off weekend

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

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

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  • Billy V: Only at the Royal Events

    Billy V: Only at the Royal Events

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

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

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

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  • Climate Change in Hawaii: Chip Fletcher interview on Sunrise

    Climate Change in Hawaii: Chip Fletcher interview on Sunrise

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

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

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

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  • Inaugural Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run in Honolulu

    Inaugural Oral Cancer Foundation Walk/Fun Run in Honolulu

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Roy Yamashiroya

    Kupuna Achievers: Roy Yamashiroya

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

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

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

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  • Dream Expert: Redoing the wrong decisions of the past

    Dream Expert: Redoing the wrong decisions of the past

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Honolulu singer-songwriter Evan Khay set to release debut album

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

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

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

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  • Healthy Baby Contest now open for registration

    Healthy Baby Contest now open for registration

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

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

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

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  • Eduardo Bolioli's art opening in Greenroom Gallery Waikiki

    Eduardo Bolioli's art opening in Greenroom Gallery Waikiki

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Apo voices support for TMT

    Apo voices support for TMT

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

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

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

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  • SmartMoney Monday: Banking on the go

    SmartMoney Monday: Banking on the go

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

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

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

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  • Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

    Irie Love was 'Made in the Islands'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • "Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs

    "Food Evolution” explores the controversy surrounding GMOs

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

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

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

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  • Hawaii International Music Festival announces 2nd annual season

    Hawaii International Music Festival announces 2nd annual season

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

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

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

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

    Locations' Scott Higashi gives market update, looks at condos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Comedian Steve Byrne performing at Blue Note Hawaii

    Comedian Steve Byrne performing at Blue Note Hawaii

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Annual Korean Festival set for this weekend

    Annual Korean Festival set for this weekend

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

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

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

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  • Scam Jams teach consumers to fight fraud

    Scam Jams teach consumers to fight fraud

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Sunrise On The Road: Campbell High School

    Sunrise On The Road: Campbell High School

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

    Silent Disco at the Battleship Missouri Memorial

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

    SmartMoney Monday: Getting financially organized

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

    New DOE Superintendent lays out priorities for new school year

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

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

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

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  • Upcoming Jack Johnson shows to benefit Kokua Hawaii Foundation

    Upcoming Jack Johnson shows to benefit Kokua Hawaii Foundation

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • DTRIC Insurance celebrates 25th anniversary

    DTRIC Insurance celebrates 25th anniversary

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

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

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

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  • Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

    Beat-lele: An ukulele tribute to the Beatles

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

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

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

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Terri Madden

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

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

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

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  • HONOLULU Family Fun Run and Best of Honolulu Festival

    HONOLULU Family Fun Run and Best of Honolulu Festival

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

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

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

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  • Problems breastfeeding? How to get some advice in Hawaii

    Problems breastfeeding? How to get some advice in Hawaii

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award Winner

    Lex Brodie’s Above and Beyond Award Winner

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

    Sunrise Summer Concert Series: Lito Arkangel

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

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

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

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  • Herringbone restaurant to open in Waikiki

    Herringbone restaurant to open in Waikiki

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Comic Con Honolulu: The Emoji Movie

    Comic Con Honolulu: The Emoji Movie

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Grammy winner lends voice to mental health awareness

    Grammy winner lends voice to mental health awareness

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

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

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

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  • Blue Zones founder Dan Buettner to visit Windward Oahu

    Blue Zones founder Dan Buettner to visit Windward Oahu

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

    Geek Beat: All about Google

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

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

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

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  • Comedienne Rita Rudner performing at Blue Note

    Comedienne Rita Rudner performing at Blue Note

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

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

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

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  • Orthopedic health and athletic performance

    Orthopedic health and athletic performance

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

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

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

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  • Wet 'n' Wild water park turns 18

    Wet 'n' Wild water park turns 18

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Emergency preparedness fair set for Pearlridge Center this weekend

    Emergency preparedness fair set for Pearlridge Center this weekend

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

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

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

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  • AARP: Support for family caregivers

    AARP: Support for family caregivers

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

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

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

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

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

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  • AARP: The challenges of family caregiving

    AARP: The challenges of family caregiving

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Morton's gives professional grilling tips

    Morton's gives professional grilling tips

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

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

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

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  • Hawaii UFC team dominates nationals in Las Vegas

    Hawaii UFC team dominates nationals in Las Vegas

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

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

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

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

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  • Saving east Oahu's Kanewai Spring

    Saving east Oahu's Kanewai Spring

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

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

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

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  • Dream Interpretation: Health, trust and frustration

    Dream Interpretation: Health, trust and frustration

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

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

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

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

    Malama Maunalua and Pono Pacific host monthly community huki this summer

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

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

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

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  • Radar studies on Kauai highlight perilous state of endangered seabirds

    Radar studies on Kauai highlight perilous state of endangered seabirds

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

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

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

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Gordon and Sandy Young

    Kupuna Achievers: Gordon and Sandy Young

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Finance Factors annual charity breakfast this Friday

    Finance Factors annual charity breakfast this Friday

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

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

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

    Pets' upset stomach - when to go to the vet

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

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

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

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

    SmartMoney Monday: How to keep luxury vacations within your budget

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

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

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  • Hokulea and Nainoa Thompson Headline Hawaii Conservation Conference

    Hokulea and Nainoa Thompson Headline Hawaii Conservation Conference

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Leahi Swim School offers classes for all age levels

    Leahi Swim School offers classes for all age levels

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

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

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

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  • Check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair this weekend

    Check out the Hawaii State Farm Fair this weekend

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

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

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

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  • Celebrate 'Mangoes at the Moana' on Saturday

    Celebrate 'Mangoes at the Moana' on Saturday

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

    Duran Duran to play in Hawaii for first time

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

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

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

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  • FBI to hire hundreds of new special agents

    FBI to hire hundreds of new special agents

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

    Concussion Summit 2017

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

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

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

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  • Kamehameha grad, triathlete dreams of representing US in Olympics

    Kamehameha grad, triathlete dreams of representing US in Olympics

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Geek Beat: Electric cars

    Geek Beat: Electric cars

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

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

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

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  • 47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

    47th annual ukulele festival kicks off with Roy Sakuma

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Prince Lot Hula Festival Celebrates 40th Anniversary

    Prince Lot Hula Festival Celebrates 40th Anniversary

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

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

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

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  • SmartMoney Monday: How to create a vacation budget

    SmartMoney Monday: How to create a vacation budget

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

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

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  • Honolulu Zoo kicks off concert series with Melveen Leed

    Honolulu Zoo kicks off concert series with Melveen Leed

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

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

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

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

    BLT Market celebrates 1-year anniversary with summer cooking tips

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

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

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

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  • Summer Concert Series: Ron Artis with cellist Josh Nakazawa

    Summer Concert Series: Ron Artis with cellist Josh Nakazawa

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

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

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

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  • Sesame Street Live! comes to Hawaii

    Sesame Street Live! comes to Hawaii

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Students, parents invited to Back to School Bash in Nanakuli

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

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

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

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  • Scratch Kitchen opens sister restaurant in Kakaako

    Scratch Kitchen opens sister restaurant in Kakaako

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

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

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

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  • Firm compares Honolulu's construction costs with other cities

    Firm compares Honolulu's construction costs with other cities

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

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

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

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  • Hawaiian Lifeguard Association to host appreciation reception for lifeguards

    Hawaiian Lifeguard Association to host appreciation reception for lifeguards

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

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

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

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  • The Care Act

    The Care Act

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

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

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

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  • Kupuna Achievers: Nancy Ayotte

    Kupuna Achievers: Nancy Ayotte

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Renowned artist brings dazzling Hawaii wildlife art event to Moana Surfrider

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Matt Levi Investigates: Family First

    Matt Levi Investigates: Family First

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

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

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

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  • Registration is now open for Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon 2017

    Registration is now open for Cliff Rigsbee Tinman Triathlon 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    HMSA and Sharecare launch new app to help keep Hawaii healthy

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

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

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

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  • Celebrate National Mai Tai Day

    Celebrate National Mai Tai Day

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

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

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

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  • Women’s leadership and advancement

    Women’s leadership and advancement

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

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

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

    Hawaii Business magazine hosts largest leadership development conference in the State

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

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

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

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  • Four Seasons Resort Oahu presents Moonlight Market Art & Shopping

    Four Seasons Resort Oahu presents Moonlight Market Art & Shopping

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

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

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

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  • Coconut rhinoceros beetle found in Pearl City peninsula

    Coconut rhinoceros beetle found in Pearl City peninsula

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

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

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

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  • Geek Beat: Your Front Desk, Tripidee, SurfShopBox

    Geek Beat: Your Front Desk, Tripidee, SurfShopBox

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

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

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

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  • CanPlan Cancer Planner – Changing the way people fight cancer

    CanPlan Cancer Planner – Changing the way people fight cancer

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Zippy’s Diabetes Friendly Menu and American Diabetes Association Fundraiser

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

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

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  • Prepping for the S.A.T.

    Prepping for the S.A.T.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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  • Sunrise Shape Up: Working the Core for Summer

    Sunrise Shape Up: Working the Core for Summer

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

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

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

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  • More Sunrise Interviews

    More Sunrise Interviews

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