Monthly Archives: September 2011

Ironman World Championship Hawaii

“Swim 2.4 miles! Bike 112 miles! Run 26.2 miles! Brag for the rest of your life.” Those were the words handwritten by U.S. Navy Commander John Collins on the back of the original race rules in 1978. Now, a couple … Continue reading

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27th Annual Kohala Country Fair

The annual Kohala Coutry Fair is the largest fair on the Big Island, and it has grown even larger in 2011 and moved to a new ten-acre location in Kapa’au. This year a variety of locally-made traditional fare will be … Continue reading

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Got Talent Hawaii?

Have you ever imagined yourself sliding across a stage in front of a stadium of screaming fans? Is it your dream to get a record deal and start recording albums? Well, if you’ve got talent, your dreams may soon become … Continue reading

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Filming Hawaii Five-O In O’ahu

Are you a fan of the new Hawaii Five-0?  Would you like to visit the locations where the hit series is currently being filmed? Why not plan your Hawaiian vacation so you can check out the celebrities at work while … Continue reading

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30 Meter Telescope To Be Built On Mauna Kea

Have you ever wondered about life on other planets, supernovas, or black holes? In the next decade scientists will have more details about the nature of our galaxy from information collected by the Thirty Meter Telescope or TMT which is … Continue reading

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Alternative Energy Aim For 2030

Gas prices in Hawaii have always been high because of our reliance on importing fossil fuel. However, this last year has seen an even steeper increase than usual with prices increasing by 79 cents. The price of fuel not only … Continue reading

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Swim With the Dolphins

On the Big Island, near the town of Captain Cook, is a magical place called Kealakekua Bay. It’s one of the few areas in the world where wild dolphins live year round and you can go and swim with them … Continue reading

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Shiny, Happy, Hawaii

When you wake up in Hawaii you’re greeted with the soft breeze coming in off the Pacific and the promise that your day will be filled with the down to earth residents who live here. When you live here you … Continue reading

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Help Hawaii Preserve Greenways and Trails

Do you love Hawaii’s open spaces and recreational areas? Would you like to see local trails and greenways maintained efficiently? Help Hawaii’s Office of Planning create a report before the state legislator reconvenes in January by taking a quick survey: … Continue reading

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