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Progress on Sinkhole Road Repair

The Diamond Head entrance of the Ala Moana Beach Park access road remains closed nearly three weeks after a sinkhole ...
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Island Style – ‘Oiwi E | Song Across Hawai’i | Playing For Change Collaboration

Hawaii Radio & Television Guide The latest collaborative video from Mana Maoli / Playing For Change features a group of ...
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Sinkhole!

SINKHOLE!

So what's up with this large sinkhole crater at the Diamond Head end of the Ala Moana Beach Park access ...
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Smithsonian Museum Live Day graphic

Saturday is Free Live Museum Day

Throwback Thursday (#TBT) It's always Throwback Thursday when you visit any one of Hawaii's museums. This coming Saturday, September 23 ...
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Burned Out Marco Polo Condo

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Marco Polo Condo Fire Residents

PRESS RELEASE Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Hawaii businesses and residents affected by the Marco Polo Fire that ...
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KCCN & KINE Radio’s Top 10
Albums for August 1997

Throwback Thursday (#TBT) | Hawaii Radio & Television Guide Starting with this post we start to dig through the Hawaii ...
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Hawaii State Capitol

Legislature Votes on Rail Tax Extension & Increase – Hawaii Political Platter

Saving rail is more important than saving the taxpayers. This is the conclusion that I have come to at the ...
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Hawaii Superferry 2007

Hawaii Superferry Set Sail 10 Years Ago

Throwback Thursday (#TBT) By Melvin Ah Ching, Editor & Publisher, HawaiiFiles.com. Can you believe slightly more than 10 years have ...
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The Hard Reality Of Honolulu Rail Costs – Honolulu Civil Beat

On the eve of a special legislative session, University of Hawaii Professor of Engineering Panos Prevedouros calls for a forensic audit of ...
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2017 Hawaii Solar Eclipse

Hawaii’s Glimpse at the Great American Solar Eclipse

By Melvin Ah Ching, Editor & Publisher, The Hawaii Files Blog As solar eclipses go, yesterday's partial one in Honolulu ...
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Kaiwi, the Hawaiian Monk Seal

Kaiwi the Hawaiian Monk Seal Came In For a Snooze

This is Kaiwi, a Hawaiian Monk Seal who took time out this morning to rest on the shoreline of Queen's ...
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Public Hearing on Rail Taxes Set at State Legislature

Hawaii taxpayers may have a last chance to stop the rail project by sending in testimony and hoping that the ...
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Honolulu Hale (City Hall)

Mayor Signs Bill to Ban Plastic Bags

Among the 4 bills signed into law this month, the mayor decided to ban plastic bags. Ordinance 17-37 (Bill 59) ...
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Geeks and storm troopers

Gathering of Geeks & Fans

Many people attended this past weekend's 10th Annual Hawaii Geek Meet, which bills itself as "a fun, casual, family-friendly, grassroots ...
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More cost for motor vehicles

Mayor Signs Bills to Increase Vehicle Taxes, Bus Fares, Parking Meter Fees and Zoo Admissions

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell recently signed the following bills into law. The bills have become County Ordinances. Several increase the ...
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King Tides @ High Tide

 Seasonal high tides this month are once again being billed as King Tides. What is happening is that the afternoon ...
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Bikeshare Racks Taking Away Public Parking Spaces

Biki bikeshare racks are sprouting like weeds all over urban Honolulu taking away some valuable and cherished parking spaces that ...
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Hokule’a Public Exhibition

The Polynesian Voyaging Society is hosting a three day exhibition and open house for Hokule'a at the Hawaii Convention Center ...
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Hokule’a Returns to Hawaii

The Hawaiian sailing canoe Hokule'a made its triumphant return to Hawaii today from its around the world voyage that started ...
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United Airlines to Increase Hawaii Service

It comes as no surprise to me that United Airlines is increasing its schedule with additional flights to Hawaii starting ...
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Sunset From Waikiki

One of the best things about living or visiting Hawaii is to take time out to enjoy the breathtaking scenery ...
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5.1 Earthquake Hits Hawaii Island

Earthquakes are not uncommon to Hawaii Island. They are a daily occurrence, and most are unfelt. This morning a temblor ...
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June Event Calendar – Public Meetings & Events

 Honolulu City Council Meeting - June 7, 2017. The Honolulu City Council will be holding its monthly council meeting on ...
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Hurricane Season Starts June 1

NOAA predicts a near- or above-normal 2017 Central Pacific Hurricane Season NOAA’s Central Pacific Hurricane Center announced that climate conditions ...
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Huey in Waikiki

It's not every day that you see a helicopter paraded through the streets in Waikiki. That happened yesterday at the ...
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The Hawaii Files Podcast is Here

Today we announce the official Hawaii Files Podcast. You can listen to the first studio produced podcast by clicking on ...
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King Tides This Weekend

This weekend, starting yesterday, high tides in Hawaii are supposed to be unusually high. According to Wikipedia, "King tides are ...
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Turkish Man Arrested After Plane Arrives in Hawaii

The security issue that arose on an incoming flight to Hawaii from Los Angeles International Airport raises the question "why ...
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Honokaa Western Week May 21 to May 29

Honokaa Western Week is always an exciting time for the town of Honokaa located on the Big Island's Hamakua Coast ...
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EMP Attack Could Devastate Hawaii

With North Korea developing its nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile capabilities, Hawaii defense experts are concerned North Korea could target ...
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Can You Live in Hawaii?

Source: Can you live in Hawaii? Peter Kay of CyberCom, Inc. developed a new online app to see if you ...
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Short Takes on Hawaii News, Events and Announcements

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa's Town Meeting U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa held a town meeting yesterday (May 9) at McKinley High School ...
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Stopped by the Filipino Fiesta

Kapiolani Park in Waikiki is always a hub of activity practically every weekend of the year. Yesterday the Filipino community ...
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Upcoming: Town Halls and Honolulu City Council Meetings

TOWN HALL MEETINGS U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa, Congresswoman for Hawaii's First Congressional District will hold a town hall meeting on ...
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May The 4th Be With You

https://youtu.be/zB4I68XVPzQ By Melvin Ah Ching 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the creation of the highly successful George Lucas creation ...
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#TBT: 2017 First Hawaiian Auto Show

http://macpro.tumblr.com/post/158898454145/2017-first-hawaiian-auto-show-by-melvin-ah THROWBACK THURSDAY Check in with the Hawaii Files Blog every Thursday to see what our historic or hysteric throwback ...
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Forbidden Fruit in “Paradise”

http://lahalele.tumblr.com/post/160252907040/forbidden-fruit-in-paradise ...
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Hawaiian Airlines Unveils Updated Logo and New Aircraft Livery

 Hawaiian Airlines unveiled an updated Pualani logo and livery that will grace their aircraft and everything else. The announcement was ...
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SBA Honors Hawaii Entrepreneurs as
2017 National Small Business Persons of the Year

Entrepreneurs from Kentucky, California and Virginia also recognized by SBA as runners-up PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of ...
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News Links and Upcoming City Events

The monthly City and County of Honolulu Newsletter from the Culture and Arts office has been released. You can download ...
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Re-Booting the Hawaii Files Blog

This is the first blog post of the new Hawaii Files Blog. Yes, we are back and we'll be posting ...
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The Biggest Free Art Gallery in Kaka’ako

HAWAII PLACES | KAKA'AKO //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.jsThe biggest free art gallery in Honolulu is located on several buildings in the Kaka'ako District ...
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Disney’s Moana Looks Charming

Recently caught this preview reel for Disney's upcoming animated movie "Moana" which opens nationwide on Thanksgiving Day weekend 2016. The ...
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69th Annual Library Book Sale Underway

Tons of books are available at the annual Friends of the Library Book Sale. It's that time of the year ...
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Previewing Shirokiya’s New Japan Village Walk

HAWAII PLACES | SHIROKIYA ALA MOANA CENTER //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Nothing short of "immensely successful" will be the words I use to ...
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Lighted Memorial Tributes

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js The always colorful IBM Building in the Ward Village Shopping Complex area is lighted with the rainbow colors this week ...
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This Weekend’s Biggest Little Air Show

This is a good one to check out. From the Pacific Aviation Museum's Press Release: Pacific Aviation Museum’s popular remote ...
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Remember the Fallen on This Memorial Day

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js This Memorial Day weekend we must not forget the fallen heroes that have sacrificed their lives to keep our ...
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Remember the Dole Cannery Pineapple Tower?

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js THROWBACK THURSDAY (#TBT): For many decades the Dole Cannery Pineapple water tower was a familiar sight to motorists traveling along ...
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Larry Price Ends 33-Year Run on KSSK Radio

HAWAII RADIO & TELEVISION GUIDE Larry Price, one half of the Perry & Price radio team on KSSK recently announced ...
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It’s OK to Take Pictures at the Airport

It is nice to know that the public is generally free to photograph aircraft and facilities at Honolulu International Airport ...
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Throwback Thursday: The 1946 Tsunami

Seventy years ago, the April 1, 1946 tsunami hit Hawaii and took more than 150 lives and caused $26 million ...
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Scoping the First Hawaiian Auto Show

The annual First Hawaiian International Auto Show happens this weekend, March 18 to 20 at the Hawaii Convention Center in ...
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“Who Da Guy” Ron Jacobs Passed Away

HAWAII RADIO & TELEVISION GUIDE | THROWBACK THURSDAY (#TBT) It is sad to note the passing of legendary radio disc ...
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Low Level Clouds Obscure Hawaii Solar Eclipse

Low level clouds obscured most of yesterday's (March 8) partial solar eclipse in Honolulu, Hawaii. The ideal location along the ...
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Throwback Thursday: What’s on the Radio Dial?

HAWAII RADIO & TELEVISION GUIDE ARCHIVE For our Throwback Thursday feature we have this old radio dial list that I ...
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Space Flight Highlights Astronaut’s Appearance

Former space shuttle astronaut and test pilot Mark Polansky spoke before a crowd of about 300 people at the Maryknoll ...
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Announcing the New Bypass Avenue Blog

According to the American Heart Association, February is Heart Month. This annual observance is mandated by Title 36 of the ...
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Coinstar At Safeway: Get It Right Please

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.jsI like Safeway Supermarkets. The newer ones are nicely laid out and have good, high quality and often healthy foods, ...
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Star Wars For a New Generation

THE MOVIE "Star Wars - Episode 7: The Force Awakens" is a triumphant return to style for the immensely popular ...
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Throwback Thursday: The Hawaii Superferry

Eight years ago I set sail on the Hawaii Superferry. It was a quick one day voyage from Honolulu Harbor ...
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U.S. Post Office – Ala Moana Station 96814

HAWAII PLACES | U.S. POST OFFICE - ALA MOANA CENTER The U.S. Post Office (USPS) has been in operation at Ala Moana ...
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Throwback Thursday:Honokaa Buildings on Historic Register

HAWAII PLACES | HONOKAA Three buildings in downtown Honokaa on the Big Island of Hawaii were placed on the National Register ...
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It’s New, It’s Expensive, It’s Ala Moana Center

HAWAII PLACES | ALA MOANA CENTER Bloomingdale's opened its first ever store in Hawaii at Honolulu's high rent, high end, tourist ...
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Throwback Thursday:Honolulu’s Gone To The Birds

This is the first post in a new series that adopts the monicker of "Throwback Thursday" (#TBT). Throwback Thursday is for ...
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“A Dumb IrresponsibleInconsiderate Thing To Do”

https://youtu.be/89aqZ66QIL8 Expensive Proposed Changes to Ala Moana Beach Park Are Not Needed Dick Allgire of "Cook Healthy Fast" and his ...
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The Hawaii Radio & Television Guide Video Channel

We now feature these video clips on this blog and the website. Video content will be periodically updated. You can watch ...
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The Origins of the Shaka Sign

By AnnaMaria Preston, Ed.D. When I was growing up in Hawaii, the shaka sign was used all the time but ...
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Car2Go Coming to Hawaii?

It looks like Car2Go has set its sights on Hawaii with this preview video posted by Bytemark's Cafe radio host Burt ...
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Honokaa Jazz Band at Ala Moana’s Centerstage

> The Honokaa Jazz Band made its debut public performance at the recently renovated Ala Moana Centerstage venue yesterday (April ...
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Beautiful Hawaii: Cloudy Morning Sunrise Light

I was a bit reluctant to get out early this morning because I could not see the stars. As expected ...
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Afternoon at the U.H. Institute For Astronomy

The University of Hawaii Institute For Astronomy celebrated "The International Year of Light" by celebrating this fact at its annual Open ...
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Small Business Roundtable on April 23

Hawaii Exporters Moving Forward PRESS RELEASE Release Number: 15-13 - Do you think you are ready to grow your business through exporting? ...
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A Total Lunar Eclipse for Honolulu

The April 4, 2015 lunar eclipse going from partial to total back to partial and ending with a normal full ...
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Totality

The word "totality" has always signaled feelings of "elusiveness" and "let down" ever since I missed seeing that phase of ...
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Many Vehicles at the First Hawaiian Auto Show

The 2015 First Hawaiian Auto Show sponsored by First Hawaiian Bank and the Hawaii Auto Dealers Association (HADA) concluded this ...
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Welcome to the New Hawaii Files Blog

Aloha and Welcome to the new home of The Hawaii Files Blog. My name is Mel and I am host ...
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Photographing the Blood Red Moon

Hawaii sky viewers were blessed with good weather early Wednesday morning as the moon went into eclipse for the second ...
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Kickstarter Campaign Brings Digital Projector to Honokaa People’s Theatre

Honokaa People's Theatre has beaten the odds and got its funding through a Kickstarter campaign to purchase a new digital ...
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Surf’s Up! Honolulu’s South Swell

The waves were pumping this weekend. I was lucky enough to find some time to capture these images of the ...
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A Trip to the Top of Oahu – Mt. Ka’ala

I'm starting a new feature here at The Hawaii Files. It's the Flickr Set of the Week. As some of ...
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9-11 – We Shall Never Forget

Never forget what happened on this day in 2001. God Bless America.September 11, 2001 ...
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Weekend of the Super Moon

After the week's hurricanes passed Hawaii, the tropical evening was turned into a time to catch the 2nd "SuperMoon" of ...
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Iselle Hits Hawaii – Julio Slated to Miss

Residents of Honolulu dodged a major bullet after Hurricane Iselle slammed into the Big Island of Hawaii with winds of ...
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New Honokaa Rodeo Stadium Dedication Kicks off Western Week

The County of Hawaii will bless and open the Rose Andrade-Correia Stadium in Honokaa on May 19 at 10 a.m ...
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April 12 – You’ve Got the Power Premieres

The following is reprinted with permission from HawaiiReporter.comA new half hour television show, You've Got the Power, produced by Malia ...
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Christmas 2013

https://www.flickr.com/photos/macprohawaii/11467846474/player/7ef80ff5ceThe often seen and much photographed Hawaiian Santa and Mrs. Claus at Honolulu, Hale, City Hall. https://www.flickr.com/photos/macprohawaii/11436482643/player/d40f47901dThe Honolulu City Lights ...
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Photo of the Day: Sunrise From Kaka’ako

This was shot earlier today from the Point Panic area, Kaka'ako Waterfront Park, Honolulu, HI. The camera I used for ...
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Walgreens Store Under Construction

Photo of the Day - November 24, 2013.This photo was taken through a glass panel on the Kapiolani Blvd. side ...
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Moments Before Disaster

Moments Before Disaster, originally uploaded by macprohawaii.I was only 6 years old when this happened. I remember coming home from ...
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Walgreens Keeaumoku Closing Soon

One of my favorite stores in the neighborhood is closing. Walgreens on Keeaumoku Street is closing after being in operation ...
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KGMB, KHNL & KFVE Go Dark on Dish Network

It was reported today that Dish Network subscribers have lost the TV feeds for KGMB, KHNL and KFVE. The cut ...
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Rick Hamada Not Retiring From Radio

Radio listeners of Rick Hamada's morning radio show on KHVH 830 AM announced that he is planning on retirement. From ...
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OTA Television Viewership Growing

PRESS RELEASE New research from GfK Media & Entertainment shows that the estimated number of Americans now relying exclusively on ...
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Honokaa Western Week Parade – May 24, 2013

Honokaa Western Week Parade & Celebration, a set on Flickr.A good time was had by all who participated in Honokaa ...
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Hawaii’s Radio Oldies

From the pages of the Hawaii Radio & Television Guide come the Hawaii Radio Oldies video channel - it's a ...
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Retro Dial: Oahu Radio Dial – September 1990

Starting with this post I will be placing content that was once posted to BBS's and older incarnations of the ...
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Last Month at the First Hawaiian Auto Show

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=124984The First Hawaiian Auto Show was a fun event as always and a perfect opportunity to shoot photos of cars ...
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News From Around the Dial

A update of recent news links reported to the Hawaii Radio & Television Guide for March 3, 2012. KNDI Radio ...
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Honolulu Oahu Radio Dial Update

The Honolulu Radio Dial has been updated to reflect the recent change of KORL 101.5 flipping from the "smooth jazz" ...
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Christmas Holiday Pictures

Tis the season for Christmas lights, Christmas giving, the Holiday Spirit, the renewal of friendships, the gathering of shoppers and ...
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Sunset’s Majestic Colors

Sunset's Majestic Colors, originally uploaded by macprohawaii.It was a perfect day to shoot sunset pictures in Honolulu this past Thursday ...
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Successful SBH Foundation Awards Banquet

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=121499Like last year I was there documenting this event with my camera for Smart Business Hawaii. Here are some of ...
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Chaotic Five Rocks the House Again

Caught Chaotic Five again at Ala Moana Centerstage this past Saturday night, July 28. The band continues to improve and ...
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KITV Goes to Black on Time Warner Oceanic Cable

Time Warner Oceanic Cable (TWOC) subscribers have not been getting KITV 4′s signal since early Tuesday morning, July 10. The ...
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Transit of Venus

This is what yesterday's Transit of Venus looked like. Essentially what we saw was a black dot (Venus) slowly going ...
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Dog the Bounty Hunter TV Show Cancelled by A & E

The news this week has been going around and confirmed that "Dog the Bounty Hunter" the hit reality based TV ...
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Disney Wonder Stopped in Honolulu

Disney Wonder in Honolulu, originally uploaded by macprohawaii.For the first time ever, a Disney cruise ship sailed to Hawaii. This ...
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Classic Rock Lives Again with Chaotic Five

I was lucky enough to catch another free performance by Chaotic Five at the Ala Moana Center last night (April ...
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Hawaii National Guard Day at the State Capitol

The Hawaii National Guard put some of their wares on display at the State Capitol to inform legislators and the ...
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Costa Deliziosa in Honolulu

Costa Deliziosa in Honolulu, originally uploaded by macprohawaii.Costa Deliziosa is the 964.5 ft. long flagship of the Costa Crociere cruise ...
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Chaotic Five: Classic Rock Lives in Hawaii

There is hope rock still lives in the next generation. Caught a free Ala Moana Shopping Center concert featuring these ...
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Pictures of the Week to November 30:The Old Paauilo Store, Haina & Honokaa’s Sunset Clouds

Spent most of the Thanksgiving week on the Big Island of Hawaii. Here are some of the images.The Old Paauilo ...
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Safeway Beretania in Honolulu, Hawaii

Safeway Beretania, originally uploaded by macprohawaii.This store was recently in the national news after a couple accidentally walked out without ...
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Nationwide Emergency Test on Local Radio and TV

First-ever nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System to occur on November 9th at 9:00 AM Hawaii Time With the ...
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Recent Sightings at Honolulu Harbor

I seem to have been spending a lot of time lately at or near Honolulu Harbor. My photos reflect that ...
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Steve Jobs: 1955 – 2011

Forever Steve, Forever Apple. Thank You.Apple Store Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, HI. The light is off. Photo by Ryan Ozawa.http://www.apple.comMore ...
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Sunset at Honolulu Harbor

There were some great sunset shots at Honolulu Harbor today. Two cruise ships made port calls into the harbor. The ...
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MS Zaandam in Honolulu

Holland America Cruise Line's MS Zaandam paid Honolulu a port call early yesterday morning. She is one of the frequent ...
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Ross in Waikiki Nearly Complete

Workers are putting the finishing touches on this brand new Ross Dress for Less Store located on the Seaside Ave ...
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2011 Aloha Festivals Parade

Here are some photo higlights from this year's Aloha Festivals Parade in Honolulu.Hawaiian Airlines always has one of the best ...
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Hawaii Business All Stars Honored

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=107931I had a good night taking photos at the 4th Annual Small Business Hawaii Education Foundation Awards dinner last Friday ...
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Hawaiian Telcom is in the TV Business

Hawaiian Telcom, Hawaii's landline telephone operator launched its cable TV service this week at months of beta testing. The new ...
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Olelo Channel 49 to be Digital Only

Viewers of Olelo Public Access TV channel 49 have recently learned that Oceanic Time Warner cable will be switching the ...
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Hawaiian Telcom to Offer Cable TV Services

It has been one of Hawaiian Telcom's long standing plans - become a cable TV provider for Hawaii. The State ...
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A Beautiful Hawaiian Sunset

Taken from Kaka'ako Waterfront Park with a Canon S5 iS camera. Below is the cropped version of the same photo ...
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Welcome to Hilo International Airport

Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 717 at Hilo International AirportWelcome to Hilo International AirportThis is the first in a series of posts ...
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T-Shirts Blowing in the Wind

More than 800 t-shirt designs from around the world were hung out to dry as high art during the windy ...
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End of the World Tomorrow – See You on Sunday!

OK, here it is... probably the official "end of the world" video. End of the World? That's what these people ...
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My Favorite Cars at the 2011 Auto Show

The annual Motor Trend First Hawaiian Auto Show was held at the Hawaii State Convention Center this past weekend (March ...
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Queen Victoria in Honolulu

This has been a good weekend for cruise ship spotters, the cruise ship industry and cruise ship tourism in Honnolulu ...
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Cunard Line’s MS Queen Elizabeth Stops in Honolulu on Her Maiden Around the World Voyage

Cunard Line's newest cruise ship bearing the name "Elizabeth" sailed into Honolulu Harbor yesterday morning with barely a notice from ...
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The Sapphire Princess

Princess Cruises Sapphire Princess stopped in to Honolulu Harbor yesterday during the first of its 7 port calls to Hawaii ...
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Honolulu Port Call for MS Zaandam

Holland America Line MS Zaandam made a port call to Honolulu Harbor this morning. I was down at Kaka'ako Waterfront ...
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Hawaii Broadcast Media Update – January 9, 2011.

Off the Map Set to Debut January 12 ABC TV's newest medical show "Off the Map" is set to debut ...
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Dad: 1927 – 2010

Melvin Ah Ching Sr. Husband, Father, Fireman, Community Leader, Movie StarMy Dad Melvin Ah Ching Sr. came from humble beginnings, ...
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Thai Girls Dancing

While at Kapiolani Park late yesterday afternoon, I was lucky enough to catch this group of young dancers at a ...
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Hawaii in Black and White

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649A photo slide show from Flickr, featuring pictures taken in Hawaii by various photographers. The catch? Most all are in ...
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HawaiiReporter.com’s 9th Anniversary Gala

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649HawaiiReporter.com held its 9th Anniversary Gala at the Waialae Country Club on October 15. The celebration commemorated the 9th year ...
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Hawaii Five-0 Premieres on CBS September 20

The new Hawaii Five-0 2.0 premieres on CBS TV (KGMB Channel 9) next Monday, September 20 at 9:00 pm Hawaii ...
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A Day Aboard the Supercarrier USS Ronald Reagan

A Day Aboard the Supercarrier USS Ronald ReaganThe following story was originally published at HawaiiReporter.com.The USS Ronald Reagan is a ...
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Honolulu’s All British Car Day

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649Dozens of cars from the Great Britain were on display over the Memorial Day weekend at Kapiolani Park in Waikiki ...
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Hot Hawaiian Surf

I made this video short over the weekend. It's a bodyboarding surf video taken from the top of the Kapahulu ...
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Hawaii Five-0 Coming Back to CBS

"Hawaii Five-0" is coming back to CBS network TV in a new form. The network announced this past week that ...
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Pictures From the Auto Show

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649The annual Motor Trend First Hawaiian International Auto Show was held in Honolulu this past weekend (March 26 - 28) ...
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Landing in Hilo

This is a video clip of Hawaiian Airlines flight 342, Boeing 717-200, N479HA flying into Hilo and landing at the ...
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Thunderbirds Are Go!

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration team made its triumphant return back to Honolulu for a 2 day spectacular ...
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Corvette Summer 2009

http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649The Chevrolet Corvette is one of the most celebrated automobiles to roll off America's assembly lines. An instant classic the ...
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Cecilio & Kapono on KGMB Sunrise

Cecilio & Kapono live on KGMB's Sunrise news show, August 21.One of Hawaii's most popular and enduring recording artists, Cecilio ...
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Partially Lame Solar Eclipse

As far as eclipses go, this partial eclipse in Hawaii was quite lame. The new moon did take a bite ...
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Independence Day Fireworks Finale

It was the mother of all fireworks shows for this holiday season. Once again the good folks at Ala Moana ...
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Michael Jackson 1958 – 2009

Like many people all over the world, I was quite surprised to learn of the untimely death of singer Michael ...
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The 2009 First Hawaiian Auto Show

This year's First Hawaiian Auto Show which was held from March 26 to March 29 at the Hawaii Convention Center, ...
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Honokaa Boy – The Movie

I don't know too much about the movie Honokaa Boy except that parts of it were filmed in Honokaa on ...
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British Queens in Honolulu

Cunard Line's Queen Mary 2 made a stop in Honolulu yesterday (February 15) on its annual around the world voyage ...
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Snow on Mauna Kea

A break in the weather yesterday morning (12-28-08) allowed me to capture some images of Mauna Kea capped with snow ...
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Hawaii Quarter Makes National Debut

The Hawaii Quarter, last in the series of 50 State Quarters issued by the United States Mint, made its debut ...
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PodCamp Hawaii: A Brief Wrap-Up

I spent two days this past weekend at PodCamp Hawaii, an "unconference" that gathered geeks, computer users and mere mortals ...
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Hawaii TV to go All Digital January 15, 2009

Hawaii will convert all of its full power over the air TV stations from analog to digital broadcasts on January ...
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News from Around the Dial

As originally posted to Hawaii Radio & Television Guide*The economic downturn has hit KGMB TV. Erika Engle at StarBulletin.com reports ...
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Honolulu Arbitron Radio Ratings

The latest Arbitron ratings for the Winter period is reported in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin. There are no suprises as the ...
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Traveling Interisland in the Wake of Aloha Airlines’ Closure

More than a week since Aloha Airlines shut down their passenger service, interisland air fares are beginning to spike up ...
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Aloha to Aloha Airlines

Aloha Airlines announced that it is shutting down passenger operations after tomorrow (Monday, March 31). The price war has ended, ...
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QE2 Stops in Hawaii for the Last Time

Cunard Line's Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) cruise ship made its last stop ever in Hawaii on her current iteniary yesterday ...
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First Hawaiian Auto Show

The annual 2008 First Hawaiian International Auto Show held at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu was the usual mix ...
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Last Honolulu Call for the Maxim Gorkiy

Maxim Gorkiy @ HNL, originally uploaded by macprohawaii. This ship has been an annual visitor to Hawaii for several years ...
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Gene Simmons Rocks SBH Conference

KISS front man and A&E TV star Gene Simmons was in town last week to be the keynote speaker at ...
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Rock n Roll on the Hawaii Superferry

Let me tell you about the Hawaii Superferry.You know the big blue and white ship that spent most of the ...
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