Israel Kamakawiwo‘ole Featured on Today’s Google Doddle

According to the Google Doodle description, Kamakawiwoʻole was selected in honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in the US and in celebration of his 61st birthday.
May 19, 2020

Hawaiian Music Icon Willie K Dies After Lengthy Battle With Cancer

Legendary Maui Musician and Hawaiian music icon Willie K died on Monday night after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 59. A message to his fans notes he passed away in his home in Wailuku, surrounded by his ʻohana.
May 19, 2020

Hui Noʻeau Reopens Facilities

Representatives say the Hui will continue to follow all State, County and CDC guidelines and have increased cleaning and sanitization of all shared spaces.
May 17, 2020

Maui Brewers Festival Goes Virtual

The afternoon will include trivia games, musical performances by Shea Butter & the Cream, lessons on how to ‘Drink at Home Like a Pro” with Maui Brewing Co. founder Garrett Marrero and MBC Brew Master Kim Brisson-Lutz, and more.
May 10, 2020

Former Miss Hawaiʻi Combine Talents to Spread Aloha

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and all of the uncertainty that has come with it, a group of Forever Miss Hawaiʻi members have joined forces to spread cheer and the aloha spirit by creating a special video to share with Hawaii’s communities.
May 09, 2020

Makana to Host Virtual Concert

In celebration of Motherʻs Day, internationally acclaimed artist Makana will be hosting a livestream concert on his Facebook page. 
May 07, 2020

Seabury Hall Launches Online Craft Fair

A full list of vendors is on the Seabury Hall Craft Fair Facebook page @Seabury Hall Craft Fair and Instagram @SeaburyFair as well as on the Craft Fair page on the school's website.
May 06, 2020

Hawaiian Airlines May Day 2020 to Broadcast Amid COVID-19 Restrictions

Kāhuli Leo Le‘a is partnering with Hawaiʻi News Now to produce “Hawaiian Airlines May Day 2020: Aloha ʻĀina,” transitioning the live event into a TV broadcast. The broadcast will air on Friday, May 1, 2020: 7 p.m. on Hawaiʻi TV broadcast (KHNL),, or Hawaiʻi News Now Facebook Live; and 8 p.m. on Hawaiʻi TV broadcast (K5) or
April 29, 2020

TKG Hosts “2020 Census for Hawai‘i: A Virtual Concert”

The The Kālaimoku Group is hosting a virtual concert as a call to all Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders to complete the 2020 Census. The hour-long production will feature five of Hawaiʻi's top musicians and entertainers, including Henry Kapono and Friends, Kapena, Barry Flanagan, and Grammy Award nominees Josh Tatofi and Kimié Miner.
April 26, 2020

Pacific Media Group and Hawaii News Now Present “Hale to Hale: A Concert for Hawaiʻi’s Healthcare Heroes”

Pacific Media Group and Hawaii News Now Present "Hale to Hale: A Concert for Hawaii's Healthcare Heroes" on Monday, April 27, 2020. All of the musicians are participating from their homes while observing social distancing guidelines, to provide entertainment relief and celebrate the heroism of Hawaiʻi’s healthcare workers during this pandemic.
April 24, 2020