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Pacific Radio Group Launches New Mobile Application: Hawaii Guide Me
July 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

This week, Pacific Radio Group officially launched the first-ever comprehensive mobile application for all the Hawaiian Islands, “Hawaii Guide Me.”    Compatible with Apple’s iPhone, iTouch and iPad; the application offers a personal guide to the 50th state with detailed information, consumer reviews, and GPS navigation for restaurants, accommodations, activities, shops, events, special landmarks, attractions […]


Jerrymeyer Lono was recognized as the 2010 Grand Marshall for Na Kamehameha Commemorative Pa'u Parade and Ho'olaule'a.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: 2010 Na Kamehameha Parade – Part 1
June 15th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

Posted by Wendy Osher This year’s Na Kamehameha Commemorative Pa’u Parade & Ho’olaulea each year honors the Kamehameha rulers of Hawaii.  This year, the event helped to mark 200 years of unification after Kamehameha the Great brought most of the major Hawaiian Islands under one rule. Part 1 of the parade features the Pu Blowers, […]


VIDEO: Kamehameha Day events mark island unification bicentennial
VIDEO: Kamehameha Day events mark island unification bicentennial
June 11th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjBZMJNqkyA[/youtube] Today is Kamehameha Day. Commemorative events take place today in Kahului and tomorrow in Lahaina. Maui’s royal societies observe the day with reverence, paying special attention to the significance of Kamehameha’s role in unifying the 8 major Hawaiian islands. The groups, led by the Royal Order of Kamehameha Kahekili Chapter, will […]


A rendering of the new Hawaiian cultural center, Ka’iwakīloumoku, is the third piece of the Master Plan. (Courtesy INK Architects LLC, Kamehameha Schools)
Kamehameha main campus to undergo $118.5 million, three-year construction
May 25th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Kamehameha Schools breaks ground on a master plan for its Main Kapalama campus on Oahu in June.  The $118 million, three year construction project includes the redevelopment of most of the Middle School Campus and dorms, as well as the construction of a new Hawaiian Cultural Center, redevelopment of the athletic complex, and construction of […]


File photo by Wendy Osher.
Swell sends 6 to 8 foot surf to South shores
April 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News, Maui Surf
 

(Updated 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2010) The National Weather Service has cancelled the High Surf Advisory for the South facing shores of all islands.  Surf has declined below advisory levels and the advisory was cancelled at 4:30 Tuesday afternoon. ________________________________ (Updated:  8:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2010) The National Weather Service issued a High […]


Image courtesy County of Maui.
Hawaii State Drivers License Gets a New Look February 1
January 28th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Beginning February 1, 2010 all State of Hawaii driver’s licenses will be issued with a new design, according to an announcement today by the County of Maui.  The last design change took place in January of 2005. “A new, state-of-the-art production system that has been installed throughout the state provides us the opportunity to add […]


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VIDEO: Maui Group Participates in Kingdom Bicentennial March
January 20th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYyJ2BFRQi4[/youtube] More than 50 people traveled from Maui to Oahu to observe events surrounding the 200th year anniversary of the unification of the Hawaiian Islands under Kamehameha the Great. Participants gathered at Thomas Square and continued to Iolani Palace, stopping at various points along the way to pray, light torches, and conduct […]


Maui Residents to Participate in Kingdom Bicentennial Event at Iolani Palace
Maui Residents to Participate in Kingdom Bicentennial Event at Iolani Palace
January 14th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher An estimated 50 people will to travel from Maui to Oahu to observe events surrounding the 200th year anniversary of the unification of the Hawaiian Islands under Kamehameha the Great. The event entitled Ho`okahi Lahui Hawai`i is organized in part by former Hana, Maui resident Henry Noa.  “It’s an event uniting people […]


Series Of Swells Expected In Hawaiian Islands
Series Of Swells Expected In Hawaiian Islands
January 4th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News, Maui Surf
 

A series of west northwest swells are expected in the islands this week.  The swells were generated by a series of strong storms and will affect the north and west facing shores through most of this week. The first swell arrived overnight and will linger through the day with advisory level surf expected.  A second, […]


Hawaiian Islands Under Flash Flood Watch
Hawaiian Islands Under Flash Flood Watch
November 10th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has continued the FLASH FLOOD WATCH for ALL HAWAIIAN ISLANDS in effect through late Thursday night.  A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. EFFECTS:  Heavy showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop as a strong upper level low develops north of the […]


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