Tears flowed as a new chapter began for the site of Hawaiis largest internment camp during World War II. Secretary of the Interior A sad event in Hawaiis history. Perhaps weve learned something from the tragic internment practice during World War II. Aloha, Russ.
Keep an eye on how Costa Rica solves its energy problems. The combination of hydro-power and geothermal energy provides enough electricity to cover that nations needs. Perhaps, those quarreling power factions in Hawaii can learn something from Costa Ricas renewable energy efforts. Aloha, Russ.
THIRD OF HAWAII MCDONALDS RESTAURANTS TO RAISE WAGES AS PART OF NATIONAL PACIFIC BUSINESS NEWS (HONOLULU)
About one out of three Hawaii McDonald’s employees will benefit from the companys new corporate benefit package which includes wage increases and paid time off. Thanks to “Pacific Business News” for this story. Some of Hawaii McDonalds workers will get paid time off and a […]
Hawaiis largest internment camp where Japanese-Americans and others were held during World War II is being dedicated as a national monument. The formal dedication ceremony for the Honouliuli National Monument was held Tuesday. President Barack Obama established the new national monumnet in February. Honouliuli began […]
The action-packed 2016 Waimea Ocean Film Festival (Ocean Film) offers a stunning lineup of films, special guests, intimate coffee talks, Q&As, exhibits, receptions and morning activities, running non-stop January 1-8. After your “Star Wars” viewing this week, you may want to get down to Earth […]
West Hawaii Today Coke, Pepsi dropping BVO from all drinks Hawaii News Now Coke, Pepsi dropping BVO from all drinks Hawaii News Now KGMB and KHNL. Russell Robertss insight: Pepsi Co and Coca-Cola are bowing to social pressure and are removing the controversial additive “Brominated […]
Hawaii lawmakers are deciding whether they should outlaw using electronic cigarettes in all places where traditional cigarettes are banned.Proponents of the ban say electronic cigarettes emit hazar Hawaii State Legislators are considering measures to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in places […]
PepsiCo says its dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worries and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda. According to “Bloomberg News” reporter Duane D. Stanford, PepsiCo will start selling Diet Pepsi later this year without aspartame, “one […]
Hundreds of tons of marine debris have been collected from the shores of Alaska and British Columbia as part of an unprecedented cleanup effort that an organizer says barely made a dent in the Some of this marine debris can be traced to the […]
Travelers to the Big Island of Hawaii have been enjoying a rare show of molten lava at the summit of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Nice article from “Travel Weekly” magazine. Kilauea continues to draw visitors to this stunning display of volcanic action. […]