1. According to the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission, Governor David Ige held a campaign fundraiser on Monday, Nov. 13 at the Waialae Country Club. What was the suggested contribution to get into the event? A. $50/person B. $100/person C. $500/person D. $1,000/person E. $2,000/person 2. Island Air ended all operations on Friday, Nov. 10. According to the multiple news … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about Gov. David Ige’s latest fundraisers?
The ‘Laugh Da Island Way’ Comedy Tour with Augie T will be at the Iao Theater on Friday, Sept. 15. This hysterical comedy show is a benefit for B.R.A.V.E. Hawaii, a nonprofit that brings bullying awareness to schools. The event is presented by Island Air and Primo. The opening act comedian is Shawn Garnett. $20. 8pm. Iao Theater, (68 N. Market St., Wailuku); 808-242-6969; … [Read more...] about Laugh Da Island Way Comedy Tour with Augie T at the Iao Theater
1. Alexandria Duval has been arrested (again), this time for allegedly murdering her twin sister Anastasia on the road to Hana in late May, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported on Nov. 14. Though released by a Maui judge a few days later, a grand jury voted in late October to indict her. In which state did police arrest her? A. Illinois B. Utah C. California D. Florida E. … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: Do you know where Alexandria Duval was arrested (again) for allegedly murdering her twin sister in Hana?
Yesterday the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) reminded me just how different travel writing was from that I've practiced during my career. They meant nothing personal, of course, but after reading their Oct. 26 press release on its big 2016 "Mahalo Month" promotion for travel professionals and writers, I couldn't help but sigh. "Mahalo Month is an annual industry-wide … [Read more...] about Hawaii Tourism Authority wants ‘special offers’ to give to travel media for its 2016 ‘Mahalo Month’
Maui author and educator Lindy Shapiro is running and biking across the state to launch Bottles for Change, a new school-based conservation initiative that challenges keiki to help reduce Hawaii's plastic footprint. Shapiro's coastal expedition will cover 750-miles across six-islands in 31 days. Named the holoHI (holo means to run or ride on), her unprecedented journey kicks … [Read more...] about This Maui Teacher Will Run 750 Miles Across Hawaii. Her Reason Will Blow Your Mind