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COURTESY UH MANOA / 2016

Art + Flea market highlights UH’s open house

COURTESY UH MANOA / 2016
The annual open house at the University of Hawaii at Manoa on Saturday will feature an “urban market“ with vendors selling clothing, crafts, jewelry and more for the first time. Read More

Iges in Washington for governors meeting

Gov. David Ige left for Washington on Tuesday to attend the National Governors Association’s winter meeting. Read More
Updated on  February 21, 2017 at 10:09 pm

AARP sets talk on Medicare by Hanabusa

A town hall-style meeting on protecting Medicare benefits is scheduled for Friday with U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa. Read More
Updated on  February 20, 2017 at 10:06 pm
COURTESY OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS
                                (L-R) OHAʻs Ka Pouhana Kamanaʻopono Crabbe, Vice Chair Dan Ahuna, Kūhiō Lewis, Sterling Wong, DOE CAS Ruth Silberstein, OHA Chair Colette Machado and Principal Linell Dilwith following OHA’s gift presentation at Stevenson Middle School.

OHA replaces school’s stolen instruments

COURTESY OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS
                                (L-R) OHAʻs Ka Pouhana Kamanaʻopono Crabbe, Vice Chair Dan Ahuna, Kūhiō Lewis, Sterling Wong, DOE CAS Ruth Silberstein, OHA Chair Colette Machado and Principal Linell Dilwith following OHA’s gift presentation at Stevenson Middle School.

Updated on  February 18, 2017 at 10:52 pm
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs is replacing musical instruments stolen from a school that many Native Hawaiian children attend. Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER
                                Parking will be banned on all Lanikai streets during the Presidents’ Day weekend, effective from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Lanikai parking banned over long weekend

STAR-ADVERTISER
                                Parking will be banned on all Lanikai streets during the Presidents’ Day weekend, effective from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Updated on  February 18, 2017 at 9:39 pm
Parking will be banned on all Lanikai streets during the Presidents’ Day weekend. Read More
 

Foundation CEO stepping down

Kelvin Taketa, president and chief executive officer of the Hawaii Community Foundation, is stepping down. Read More
Updated on  February 15, 2017 at 10:14 pm
 
A screen shot of Pearl City High School’s website.

DOE accused of negligence in student’s rape

A screen shot of Pearl City High School’s website.

Updated on  February 14, 2017 at 11:04 pm
An autistic high school student raped a classmate while the adult assigned to monitor him was taking a nap. Read More

East-West Center boss to make speech

The East-West Center’s new president is making a public appearance Thursday. Read More
Updated on  February 14, 2017 at 12:44 am
COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII 
                                Research from the UH School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology provided this photo of a cnidarian attached to a dead sponge stalk.

UH ranks 12th in environmental research

COURTESY UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII 
                                Research from the UH School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology provided this photo of a cnidarian attached to a dead sponge stalk.

Updated on  February 12, 2017 at 10:34 pm
An international science journal has ranked the University of Hawaii at Manoa 12th for earth and environmental science research among more than 1,200 universities internationally. Read More
COURTESY NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
                                Puu Puai, which means “gushing hill,” is a cinder cone that formed during the 1959 eruption at Kilauea Iki crater. It can be seen from areas along Crater Rim and Kilauea Iki trails.

Overlook at volcanoes park shut to protect breeding nene

COURTESY NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
                                Puu Puai, which means “gushing hill,” is a cinder cone that formed during the 1959 eruption at Kilauea Iki crater. It can be seen from areas along Crater Rim and Kilauea Iki trails.

Updated on  February 8, 2017 at 12:13 am
The Puu Puai Overlook at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park is temporarily closed to protect breeding nene. Read More
COURTESY OF TMT INTERNATIONAL OBSERVATORY
                                An artist’s rendition of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea.

Telescope land payments on hold

COURTESY OF TMT INTERNATIONAL OBSERVATORY
                                An artist’s rendition of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea.

Updated on  February 6, 2017 at 12:21 am
No sublease payments will be made for a proposed giant telescope on Mauna Kea while the agreement goes to a contested case hearing. Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER / NOV. 2016
                                A visitor snapped pictures of high surf at Waimea Bay, a day before Vans Triple Crown of Surfing in November. Today waves are expected to be in the 10- to 15-foot range.

High surf, strong wind, showers expected

STAR-ADVERTISER / NOV. 2016
                                A visitor snapped pictures of high surf at Waimea Bay, a day before Vans Triple Crown of Surfing in November. Today waves are expected to be in the 10- to 15-foot range.

Updated on  February 3, 2017 at 10:42 pm
A high-surf advisory remains in effect until at least 6 p.m. today for Oahu’s North Shore and the north shores of Maui and Molokai. Read More
GOOGLE MAPS
                                Anini Beach

Searches end for missing swimmer

GOOGLE MAPS
                                Anini Beach

Updated on  February 3, 2017 at 2:00 am
Responders have scanned 545 square miles of water along Kauai’s north shore since Monday. Read More
COURTESY HPD
                                Prince Buses and Celow Woods.

2 men are indicted in robbery of taxi driver

COURTESY HPD
                                Prince Buses and Celow Woods.

Updated on  February 1, 2017 at 10:48 pm
An Oahu grand jury on Wednesday indicted two men in connection with robbing a taxi driver at gunpoint. Read More

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