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‘Sixty Days of Summer’ at Sheraton Preferred Guest Resorts

Mermaid Citrine will once again spend her summer at the Sheraton Waikiki Helumoa Pool overlooking world-renowned Waikiki Beach where she will enchant guests with shows, storytelling and picture taking. Photo courtesy of Starwood Hotels and Resorts From Po‘ipu to Kona and Waikiki to Ka‘anapali, Hawai‘i is the perfect destination for a summer vacation [...]

By | 2017-06-13T17:48:45+00:00 June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Mayor Calls for Zika Awareness, Prevention on Kaua‘i

Following the disclosure of a second confirmed case of Zika virus in the state of Hawai‘i, and the first on Kaua‘i, Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. asked Kaua‘i residents for assistance with community awareness and preventive measures. The ongoing Dengue outbreak on the Big Island, along with the threats of Zika, Chikungunya and other diseases spread [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:40+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Hundreds of Thousands of ‘Ohi‘a Trees Killed by Mysterious Disease (w/ video)

‘Ohi‘a trees affected by the disease on the Big Island. Frame grab from DLNR video Rapid ‘Ohi‘a Death, a mysterious disease, has already killed hundreds of thousands of Hawaii’s iconic and native ‘ohi‘a, the backbone of Hawaii’s native forests and watersheds, according to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources. While the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:50+00:00 December 28th, 2015|0 Comments