Saturday, December 4, 2021
Dr. Carl Bonham, Executive Director and Professor of Economics, UHERO (University of Hawai‘i Economic Research Organization), discusses the economic forecast for Hawaii during a virtual town hall meeting hosted by Honolulu City Councilmember Kym Pine. WATCH to hear his analysis and his forecast...
The American Red Cross is excited to announce the selection of Diane Peters-Nguyen as the new Regional Chief Executive Officer for the Pacific Islands Region; the region includes the state of Hawaii, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and American Samoa.
Vicky Heldreich Durand has had a life-long love affair with surfing. She recently launched a memoir, Wave Woman: The Life and Struggles of a Surfing Pioneer, which chronicles the life of her mother, Betty Pembroke Heldreich Winstedt, a legendary surfer in the days when woman surfers were...
By Rob Kay In this (hopefully short) era of self imposed isolation, having a dependable cell phone is critical. If you're in the market for a mid-priced phone, there are plenty of options. It’s not necessary to drop big bucks...
GO LOCAL is a new show that broadcasts live on Facebook from Hawaii's #1 Entertainment page, 808 Viral. The hosts Kumua and Kalei Timoteo, and shows creator Daniela Tow, broadcast weekly to over 200,000 followers. The show consists of talking story, doing reviews, challenges and giveaways all centered around local...
With over forty organizations, including the City and County of Honolulu, the Salvation Army, the YWCA, HPD and Hawaii Fire Department, allegedly 'partnering' with this organization that suddenly sprang up out of nowhere to deliver free masks to everyone on Oahu - who are these people?
BY MALIA ZIMMERMAN - Honolulu’s mayoral race has gone Hollywood. Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on The Andy Griffith Show, and later played the same character in his own spin-off show, Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., has endorsed former Gov. Ben Cayetano in a new radio commercial airing on local Clear Channel Stations. Cayetano, who was governor...
Wave Woman: The Life and Struggles of a Surfing Pioneer is the exciting story of Betty Pembroke Heldreich—a pioneering champion Hawaii surfer in the mid-1950s, a female athlete, an artist, a professional who broke glass ceilings and believed anything exciting was worth trying at least once. Betty’s daughter Vicky Heldreich Durand wrote...
Business in Hawaii with Reg Baker Lorraine Minatoishi has done what most women can not. She is highly successful in a male dominated industry. Learn how she did it in this week's Business in Hawaii with Reg Baker show.
Rob Kay, the Honolulu-based author of Lonely Planet’s original Fiji guidebook, along with Lautoka, Fiji-based web and applications developer David Barnes, have updated the online travel guide, FijiGuide. Fiji Guide features all original content including blogs, videos and photos from local photographers. Kay said the site provides the most relevant, up-to-date...