Around 700 employees stand to lose their jobs if the state Department of Education in Hawaii is ordered to cancel the pay cuts, furloughs and higher health care premiums for teachers that it unilaterally imposed July 1. This according to the Hawaii Labor Relations Board filing that came out this past Monday. Read the Filing […]
It looks like learning to write cursive — or handwriting, will not be required anymore in the public school system in Hawaii. The new set of national education standards that Hawaii is rolling out this school year do not have a requirement that students learn cursive. However, several principals throughout the state said they will continue […]
We have all thought about what it would be like to actually receive a message in a bottle from someone. You can’t say that you have never thought about something like that, especially here in Hawaii, where we are surrounded by ocean. Well, it seems that someone has indeed received a message in a bottle. […]
The Kamaloiki Ridge is a hike that takes you to the top of the Ko’olau Mountains. Take in some of the amazing scenery that shows itself during the hike.
Things are definitely going to change this after this year in the Western Athletic Conference. Boise State is already gone, and after the 2011-2012 college football season, The University of Hawaii Warrior football team will be on the move as well. Hawaii will join Boise State, Fresno State, and Nevada in the Mountain West Conference, […]
A few pictures from the new Disney Resort Aulani on the west side of Oahu.
Residents in these cities are breathing a sigh of relief, as home values begin to appreciate again. But these aren’t double-digit gains. Those days are long gone, economists say.What you will find, however, are cities with better than average job growth, and metros fortunate enough to have missed out on the housing bubble and […]
The amazing and inspirational story of local surfer — and now worldwide legend, Bethany Hamilton is about to hit the big screen. Take some time out of your weekend to go see this unbelievable story of courage and Faith!