April 30, 2014
A 300-m-high fountain during episode 8 of the 1959 Kilauea Iki eruption from close to the Byron Ledge overlook. 7 am (HST) on 11 December 1959. Credit: Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, U.S. Geological Survey.

A 300-m-high fountain during episode 8 of the 1959 Kilauea Iki eruption from close to the Byron Ledge overlook. 7 am (HST) on 11 December 1959. Credit: Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, U.S. Geological Survey.

April 21, 2012
Wally Amos Returns to Cookies with ‘WAMOS’

Nationally renown, Honolulu-based entrepreneur Wally Amos is returning to the business that made him “Famous Amos.” He posted the announcement on Facebook, where he’d accumulated the maximum 5,000 friends, asking them in turn to spread the word.

November 18, 2010
Hawaii Supreme Court to Convene in Kapolei

Ronald Moon Judiciary Complex

Ronald Moon Judiciary Complex

The Hawaii Supreme Court will hear oral argument on Thursday, December 2, at 10 a.m. in the Ronald T. Y. Moon Judiciary Complex in Kapolei. It will be the…

November 14, 2010
Pianist Donna Stoering to tour islands

Internationally renowned pianist Donna Stoering will be giving free concerts throughout Hawaii. This will be her first-ever performance tour in Hawaii. All of the concerts will be free…

November 12, 2010
Alaska Air launches Big Island service

Alaska Air in the skies over Hawaii. Courtesy photo.

Alaska Air in the skies over Hawaii. Courtesy photo.

Alaska Airlines launches new seasonal service today between Kona on the Big Island and Portland, Ore. The new flights are in…

November 11, 2010
Kalapana lava delta collapsed last week

Photo of the Puhi-o-Kalaikini lava delta taken on Thursday, October 28, 2010, prior to the collapse.

Photo of the Puhi-o-Kalaikini lava delta taken on Thursday, October 28, 2010, prior to the collapse.

The Puhi-o-Kalaikini lava delta in Kalapana abruptly shed its western edge last…

November 10, 2010
Hawaii robotics students win Tokyo tournament

File photo by Ryan Ozawa.

File photo by Ryan Ozawa.

An alliance of Waialua High and Waiakea High Schools won the 2nd Annual American School in Japan VEX Robotics Tournament held today in Tokyo, hosted by the…

November 9, 2010
Maui wind power expansion plan published

Maui wind farm. Photo by Alvin Smith/The_Smiths on Flickr (Creative Commons).

Maui wind farm. Photo by Alvin Smith/The_Smiths on Flickr (Creative Commons).

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today the availability of a draft Habitat Conservation…

November 9, 2010
Local documentary wins film festival award

Isaiah, Zach, Brolin, Max, and Ka'ai from 'One Voice.' Courtesy photo.

Isaiah, Zach, Brolin, Max, and Ka’ai from ‘One Voice.’ Courtesy photo.

Out of more than 600 films screening at the 11th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, ‘One Voice,’ a local…

November 9, 2010
PREL launches reading game

Cosmic Chaos for Nintendo DS.

Cosmic Chaos for Nintendo DS.

Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL), in collaboration with Mentor Interactive, has released Cosmos Chaos! an educational game for…

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