Formerly known as Scout Makahiki, this is the longest continually running Cub Scouts event in the country and honors the legacy and memory of Ellison Onizuka, an Eagle Scout and Astronaut born and raised in Hawaii.
Month: February 2023
Hawaii residents see progress in balancing tourism and quality of life, survey finds
The survey revealed 44 percent of residents agreed tourism is being better managed on their island, while 67 percent said tax dollars should be spent to manage tourism’s impacts in their community.
Unlocking Success: 3 keys to successfully transforming your behavior
Whether you’re starting a new career, building a business, or striving for personal growth, navigating your journey toward success can be challenging at times. Here are three essential keys to achieving personal growth and unlocking your potential for self-improvement.
Merrie Monarch Festival 2023 marks 60 years of hula competition in Hilo, Hawaii
This year’s festival will feature 24 hula halau from around Hawaii and the continental United States.
Punahou launches partnership with Hawaii leaders to foster civic engagement among students
The partnership was officially launched on Monday with a virtual event attended by education officials, business leaders, and politicians.
Felony charges likely against 10 Honolulu police officers as probe continues
The Honolulu Police Department is under investigation as 10 of its officers are facing likely felony charges for their alleged involvement in various criminal activities.
Hawaii Public Housing Authority receives nearly $15M in federal funding to improve homes
The funding will go toward making repairs and improvements to public housing properties in Hawaii, as well as improving living conditions for low-income families and individuals who rely on these homes for shelter.
NMG Network, Kīnāʻole Foundation partner to create content in ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i
The partnership, which is supported by FLUX Hawai‘i, marks a continued commitment to producing content in ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i, after NMG initially enlisted the support of Google News Lab to hire the first Hawaiian-language editor in contemporary media in late 2021.
Feds investigate sudden drop near Maui shoreline by United Airlines flight in December 2022
Federal officials are investigating an incident involving a United Airlines flight that experienced a sudden drop near the coast of Maui in December 2022.
Honolulu Zoo’s resident elephant, Mari, predicts Philadelphia Eagles to win Super Bowl LVII
Mari used her trunk to pick a watermelon carved with the Eagles logo over the Chiefs.