Hoa Team | Our Story
April 13, 2020
As of now, the partialy complete light rail in Honolulu is budgeted at over 9 billion, up from original estimates of 3 billion.
By Nick Ochs
Every Wednesday, Waimea Valley Hiʻipaka LLC drops its admission fee for kids. It's called Kamaʻaina Keiki day.
By Chaz Mihara
Second Amendment supporters made their voices heard at the Rally for the 2nd Amendment and Public Safety.
Forty students connected with the public to walk for the High Water Line cause in Ward village two weeks ago to raise awareness of changing oceans tide.
By Kirsten Sibley
November 7, 2019
The City & County of Honolulu announced their intent to file suit against the fossil fuel industry Nov. 5 for deceiving people about the known dangers of climate change.
By Geneva Diaz
Hawaiʻi sees less rainfall in 2019. However when it does rain, it is much more massive. Rain comes in stretches.
September 26, 2019
City Officials remain quiet in the heat of the Kailua sinkhole repairs' progress, which frustrates the residents of Keolu Hills.
September 26, 2019
Hiking isn’t just about seeing nature’s beauty, it’s about staying safe while you’re out there.
By Keila Lee
Some of your everyday grocery hauls from the produce section are more than just fruits and vegetables.
By Troy Jacobs
There have been 847 deaths per day in the US and one confirmed death in Hawaiʻi thus
By Megan Lucas
An industrial chemical that is used in many household plastics and food packages intended for children will be banned in Hawaiʻi beginning next year.
By Alexa Gutierrez
About 13.7 million children are considered obesse, according to 2016 data from the Centers for Disease Control.
Floating between Hawaiʻi and California, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is an accumulation of debris brought to one vast ocean zone by natural currents.
The size and shape of the waves will slowly start to break differently because of how climate change is heating up Hawaiian waters.
By Carina Nocon & Megan Lucas
In May 2019 the Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency (OCCSR) released a document titled the Oʻahu Resilience Strategy.
By Kevin Okimoto
Hydrogen fuel is changing the game in the automotive industry, but people are still unaware about its use.
May 8, 2020
Rows of seats were now empty, vendors were closed, and not a soul except for the security was to be seen.
The Keiki Great Aloha Run is an annual event that students, parents, and faculty run-- or walk-- to raise money for childrens’ schools around the island.
By Carina Nocon
The Punahou Carnival is one of the most highly anticipated events in Hawaiʻi for local families and college students alike.
By Ronnie Allen Campman
A talk-story event at the UH Mānoa Art Gallery brought together artists, scientists and historians to discuss how cultures in the Pacific are dealing with climate change.
By Keila Lee
Retro brands such as Kappa, Champion, and Fila are becoming popular again thanks to thrift shopping.
Every Sunday, the empty lot on the corner of Ala Moana and Ward becomes a hub of local food, live music, and small businesses.
By Eunica Escalante
What started as a grass root movement turned into the “biggest trend driving change in the food industry,'' according to Forbes magazine.
By Lea Strenge
Many films and TV shows have been shot in Hawaiʻi over the years, and some of them have been successful. A lot of controversy has happened in some quiet neighborhoods.
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