09 Oct 2018
Festive Finish for the Ko Olina Children’s Festival as a Community Raises $65,000 for Kapiolani Medical Center
Amount is highest raised in event’s five-year history, bringing total contributed to Kapiʻolani by Ko Olina Children’s Festival to $275,000
16 Sep 2018
KAPOLEI, O‘ahu, Hawai‘i (September 23, 2018) – Hundreds of glow-in-the-dark maracas waving in the air were quite a sight and a festive sound for the big finale of the fifth annual Ko Olina Children’s Festival. That […]
Food, Fun and Film at the Ko Olina Children’s Festival
08 Aug 2018
It’s called the Ko Olina Children’s Festival, but in actuality it’s an afternoon and evening of movies, activities, musical entertainment and more the whole ohana will enjoy.
“It offers great entertainment, ono food and fun, educational activities that both kids and kids at heart will love,” said Sweetie Nelson, director of destination marketing for the […]
Hand of the Heavens
After nearly 30 years of apprenticeship, a tattooist continues his family legacy of kākau, the practice of traditional Hawaiian body art.
07 Aug 2018
In the screened-in lanai of Ka Pā ‘O Hūnōhūnōholani, Keli‘iokalani Mākua is preparing for this day’s work of kākau, the traditional art of Hawaiian tattoo. Laid out before him are slender mōlī, or tattooing tools, […]
In spite of setbacks throughout the past century, island albatross colonies, including the rookery at Ka‘ena Point, are growing once again.
Whether you walk it from Keawa‘ula Beach on O‘ahu’s west side or Mokulē‘ia on the North Shore, the shadeless path to Ka‘ena Point Natural Area Reserve is likely to feel long and hot. Ka‘ena, after […]