Hawaii fish collector charged in scuba incident
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) ? A Hawaii fish collector has been charged with terroristic threatening for pulling the air-supply regulator out of the mouth of an anti-aquarium-industry activist while they were both underwater.
Q&A: How Hawaii health care compares to federal
HONOLULU (AP) ? Hawaii lawmakers and other key officials say the state's health care law faces an unlikely threat from the Affordable Care Act that could lead to a lower standard of care for state residents. Here's how Hawaii's longstanding law compares with federal reforms:
Hawaii health care faces federal threat
Janice Nakamura knows the financial burden of going without health care, and she's thankful for the Hawaii law that strictly mandates expansive, employer-provided coverage for her and her family. Without ...
Hawaii Pacific University Athletics unveils renewed brand
With the help of Hawaii Pacific University students, coaches, alumni, faculty, Hawaiian culture consultants and members of the community,HPU Athletics revealed their revamped brand today.
Giant Galaxy-Spying Telescope Set to Break Ground in Hawaii
A giant, 100-foot-diameter (30 meters) telescope has been green-lighted for construction on the island of Hawaii. The Hawaii Board of Land and Natural Resources gave approval on July 25 for construction to begin on the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT), a massive observatory on the summit of Mauna Kea, said representatives for The TMT Observatory Corp., a collaboration of universities involved in ...
Bank of Hawaii (BOH) Gains on Impressive Q2 Earnings
Shares of Bank of Hawaii Corporation (BOH) gained 2.9% as it reported yet another impressive quarter with earnings per share of 94 cents outpacing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 89 cents
Japan practices amphibious landing in Hawaii
KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) ? Japan has been practicing storming beaches with the U.S. and other countries in Hawaii this month. The amphibious landing exercises, which are relatively new to Japan's military, come as Tokyo tries to boost its ability to defend small islands it controls but China claims as its own.
Hawaii Senator Gets Distance From Governor Who Appointed Him
The careers of Hawaii Sen. Brian Schatz and Gov. Neil Abercrombie have been linked for several years, but the Schatz campaign has worked for the past 18 months to ensure their political fates are not.
Hawaii Launches Revamped Business List Website
The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Business Registration Division has launched an upgraded Business Entity List Builder website with a new, intuitive, mo
West Hawaii fish collector charged with threatening anti-aquarium fish activist
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - A Hawaii fish collector has been charged with terroristic threatening for pulling the air-supply regulator out of the mouth of an anti-aquarium-industry activist while they were both underwater. West Hawaii Today (http://bit.ly/1tzUILR ) reported Thursday that prosecutors have filed the misdemeanour charge against Jay Lovell. The incident took place off West Hawaii when ...
Last Minute Hawaii Vacation Discounts
Because of last minute cancelations and a sluggish economy, owners of vacation rental homes and condos are finding themselves with a lot of nights that often go unrented. Most owners are happy to discount these nights in order to try to fill their calendars and keep their properties rented.
Many deals and discounts are available around the internet. Summit Pacific has a way for owners to advertise these deals on its Hawaii Vacation Discounts
page. If youâ€™re able to fly to Hawaii on short notice (usually within the next 30-60 days) you can find incredible savings; often up to 40% off the normal price.
Spectacular ocean view condos at Waipouli Beach Resort
that normally rent for around $350/night are often available for $199. Some units at Hanalei Bay Resort
are available now for $89/night.
Because the discounts offered on Summitâ€™s Pages fluctuate from day to day, you need to move fast on these discounts.