Finding Nemo may be getting harder to do, but the same can't be said for two Hawaiian cousins of the orange clownfish, according to the National Marine Fisheries Service.
The June 27th Kilauea lava flow picked up its pace toward Pahoa on Wednesday, gaining about 3.5 yards an hour. At the current rate, lava could reach Apaa Road in nine days and Pahoa Village Road in 13 days, according to an afternoon update by the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
A former civilian contractor sentenced to more than seven years in prison after giving classified defense secrets to his girlfriend, a Chinese national, told a judge he would never intentionally harm the United States.
On an AYSO kind of night where Hawaii played everyone except for sophomore hitter Nikki Taylor, the Rainbow Wahine had a chance to take chances with lineups and rotations against Toyota Auto Body of Japan.
Hawaii is a world-class destination with real-world obstacles when it comes to building traction in China's growing outbound tourism market. But the good news is that the state possesses the potential to make significant improvements that could pay off quickly given the consumer spending patterns of these visitors.
When doctors removed the kidney from Ma‘ake Kemoeatu that they would transplant to his ailing younger brother Chris they marveled at its size. "About one-and-a-half-times bigger than any other kidney I've ever put in," said Dr. Stephen Bartlett.
The miracles of modern medicine sometimes need a bit of help from serendipity. Just ask the Faisca family of Hawi on Hawaii island, now enjoying a life free of the worry and anxiety that had dogged them for nine years.