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COURTESY OAHU RESOURCE CONSERVATION & DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
                                Some stops on this year’s North Shore Specials tour include Sweet Land Farm, an 86-acre dairy in Waialua which offers cheese and other products made from milk produced by the farm’s goat herd.

Tours forge links between farms and consumers

Updated on  April 22, 2017 at 7:48 pm

Tours forge links between farms and consumers

Updated on  April 22, 2017 at 7:48 pm

Hawaii's Backyard

COURTESY OAHU RESOURCE CONSERVATION & DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
                                Some stops on this year’s North Shore Specials tour include Sweet Land Farm, an 86-acre dairy in Waialua which offers cheese and other products made from milk produced by the farm’s goat herd.

Tours forge links between farms and consumers

COURTESY OAHU RESOURCE CONSERVATION & DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
                                Some stops on this year’s North Shore Specials tour include Sweet Land Farm, an 86-acre dairy in Waialua which offers cheese and other products made from milk produced by the farm’s goat herd.

Updated on  April 22, 2017 at 7:48 pm
Dairies, cornfields and orchards surround Hagerstown, Md., which sits in a valley of the Appalachian Mountains. Read More

Signs of Hawaiian Life

COURTESY HARRY NAKAMOTO
                                Helene Nakamoto, left, of Manoa and Allen Teshima of Waialae took a break at Honolulu Coffee in a shopping mall in Odaiba, Tokyo, on April 8. The travelers posed while Nakamoto’s husband, Harry, snapped the photo.

Refreshing memories of home

COURTESY HARRY NAKAMOTO
                                Helene Nakamoto, left, of Manoa and Allen Teshima of Waialae took a break at Honolulu Coffee in a shopping mall in Odaiba, Tokyo, on April 8. The travelers posed while Nakamoto’s husband, Harry, snapped the photo.

Updated on  April 21, 2017 at 10:22 pm
Helene Nakamoto, left, of Manoa and Allen Teshima of Waialae took a break at Honolulu Coffee in a shopping mall in Odaiba, Tokyo. Read More

Briefs

COURTESY SMITHSONIAN
                                Dorothy’s slippers from “Oz.”

Ruby relics are on view a final week

COURTESY SMITHSONIAN
                                Dorothy’s slippers from “Oz.”

Updated on  April 15, 2017 at 9:12 pm
There’s no place like home. Read More

Globe Trotting

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                                A new land is opening May 27 at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Called Pandora — The World of Avatar, it is inspired by the lush world of Pandora depicted in the movie “Avatar.”

Disney parks offer bold new attractions

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                                A new land is opening May 27 at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Called Pandora — The World of Avatar, it is inspired by the lush world of Pandora depicted in the movie “Avatar.”
Disney theme parks have a big summer ahead of them with major new attractions opening May 27 based on two movies. Read More

Las Vegas Advisor

ASSOCIATED PRESS
                                Firefighters inspected fire damage at the Bellagio on April 13.

Valet or self, more places now charge for parking

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                                Firefighters inspected fire damage at the Bellagio on April 13.
There’s more bad news on the paid-parking front in Las Vegas. Read More

Hawaii Highlights

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COMCrew member Darrin Whittaker secures the shark cage to the side of the vessel Kainani during a shark viewing expedition with Hawaii Shark Encounters on July 16 off Haleiwa.

Go beneath the surface with Hawaii Shark Encounters

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COMCrew member Darrin Whittaker secures the shark cage to the side of the vessel Kainani during a shark viewing expedition with Hawaii Shark Encounters on July 16 off Haleiwa.

Updated on  January 30, 2016 at 5:39 pm
As the vessel Kainani throttled into neutral, 3 miles off Haleiwa, torpedo-shaped shadows began to emerge from the cobalt blue abyss. Read More