Weve come a long way in the 20 years that have passed since the TMT protesters decided to turn back time and not be part of the future: another generation of continuing dependence on tourisms whims, limited opportunities for our young people, and brain drain. All of this accompanied by a sort of general societal letdown after the promise of all the good that could have been being abruptly snatched away; a kind of cultural deflation.
HILO In late September, East Hawaii residents with ocean views may have noticed an unusual ship too small for a cruise ship, too big for a fishing boat sailing just offshore of the 2018 lava deltas along the Puna coast. It also entered Hilo Harbor, where it deployed several smaller boats that canvassed the bay within the breakwall.
KAILUA-KONA Joy Personius is in her third year as the Department of Education West Hawaii Complex Area Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resource Teacher, where part of her work is guiding teachers in the implementation of restorative practices in classrooms.
With feelings of excitement and pure inspiration still flowing strong from watching the previous days action-packed Ironman World Championships, the morning after often bears witness to many motivated toward new exercise regimens and for a few others, simply a good ol race of swim-bike-run.
HONOLULU A shortage of Hawaii attorneys who can handle cases on a pro bono basis is hampering the progress of immigrants seeking asylum in the U.S., officials said.
The Society for Konas Education &Art for Konas Education &Art is presenting two workshops with artist and botanist Linda Ann Vorobik, Ph.D.
KAILUA-KONA Stepped-up traffic enforcement efforts on Daniel K. Inouye Highway near Maunakea Access Road continues amid the Thirty Meter Telescope protest.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. The Tennessee Titans want to jump-start an offense that has just one touchdown over the past 10 quarters, so theyre turning to veteran quarterback Ryan Tannehill and benching Marcus Mariota.
KEAAU Hawaii Prep ramped up its ball-control, passing much better from the previous night, to give old rival Konawaena a competitive match, a tradition where the two bring out the best in each other.