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Celebrate national rice month at the 5th Annual Rice Fest on Sunday, September 28th from 11am-5pm at Ward Centers! This year, the event organizers are looking to close off part of Auahi Street to make it a bona fide street festival with all of you...
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Community :: Features :: Civil Beat

Odds Are Good for a Major Earthquake to Rock Big Island
Earthquakes have killed dozens of people, destroyed hundreds of homes and caused millions of dollars in damage in Hawaii. Yet it's hardly a top-of-mind issue for many in the islands, even with regular reminders like the magnitude 6.0 quake in Northern California. More »

Lifestyle :: Art/Leisure :: Picture This

Pinterest 101
Do you "Pin?" If you are like over 70 million of us then the answer is YES. If you already follow our boards and "repin" our pins, thank you! We try to add new pins every week. Please "follow" us and repin your favorite ones from our boards! If you have no idea what we are talking about... More »

Lifestyle :: Food :: Creative Recipes

Emergency Foods Recipes
After last month scare with the 2 hurricanes (Iselle and Julio) headed for Hawaii I started thinking about how to prepare the foods in my emergency stash. How would one make tasty and nutritional meals out of a bunch of canned goods in the absence of electricity? More »

Business :: Real Estate :: Hawaii Home Help

How To Compete in a Bidding War
Rated 4.0 Stars
Home buyers are up against a challenge in a seller's market. It's common to experience multiple unsuccessful offers and outright rejections particularly in the more affordable price ranges. Whenever home buyers outnumber sellers, you will may experience a multiple offer scenario - sometimes within a day or two... More »

Business :: Finance :: Creating Your Financial Security

Test Your Knowledge of Financial Basics
Working with a trusted financial professional is one of the best ways to help improve your overall financial situation, but it's not the only thing you can do. Educating yourself about personal finance concepts can help you better understand your advisor's recommendations. Take this brief quiz to see how well you understand a few of the basics. More »

Lifestyle :: Art/Leisure :: Hawaii Auto Repair Advice

Why is my battery going dead?
The other day, one of my customers called to tell me that her car battery kept going dead... but she said she recently tested the battery and found it to be good. How can that be? There are a number of possibilities.... More »

Entertainment :: Cartoons :: Online Aloha

Online Aloha September 2014
Rated 3.0 Stars
This month's Online Aloha strip is about time management and things that help you with that. More »

Business :: Real Estate :: Understanding the Hawaii Real Estate Ma...

I Like Ko'olani Two Bedroom Luxury Condos
Rated 4.0 Stars
Since I have begun reporting upon the Kakaako Luxury Market I have come to learn more and more about this exciting market. The Kakaako development is such an intricate part of our future welfare since it will become the new Tax Base for the State of Hawaii. More »

Community :: Features :: Civil Beat

Clash Over State’s Kawainui Marsh Plan Divides Kailua
Rated 4.0 Stars
Some Native Hawaiians see the plan as an opportunity to preserve their culture in the gentrified coastal town but many residents fear more tourists and environmental damage. More »

Business :: Real Estate :: Hawaii Real Estate Coach

The Law of Value
Rated 2.0 Stars
Last month I talked about the Go Giver and the 5 Laws of Stratospheric Success. I would like to talk about The Law of Value in greater detail. The key to the first law is to exceed people's expectations and the customers will pay you more because they believe that they are getting their money's worth... More »

Lifestyle :: Health/Fitness :: HMSA's Island Scene

Pause for Menopause
For quite some time now, I've felt pretty darn smug. Smug about the fact that although I'm now closer to 50 than 40, I was taking no medications. More »

Sports :: Outdoor :: The Golf Club

Destination: Kapalua and Little Creek
Rated 5.0 Stars
Being inside the ropes access. Being "back stage." Being part of the show. Hyundai Tournament of Champions volunteers are all of that and they are doing good by being part of a huge fundraising campaign for Hawaii charities. The event organizers are looking for volunteers to help put on the tournament that raises money for Maui charities. More »

Lifestyle :: Health/Fitness :: Speed Training

Micro Moves of a Correct Backswing
Rated 4.5 Stars
For many amateur golfers, the flaws start early on in their backswings and then a great downswing becomes a dream or a journey of compensations. Many movements that we'd like to do on the downswing are impossible due to stretch shorten cycles or actions/reactions that we've triggered off in the backswing. Thus, no matter how hard you try... More »

Lifestyle :: Art/Leisure :: Energy Tips

Choose A Room Air Conditioner Wisely
If the hottest months of the summer are making you uncomfortable and you're thinking about a new air conditioner, look for an energy-efficient model and size it correctly. Always look for an air conditioner that bears the Energy Star label. More »

Business :: Careers :: CareerBuilder Career Center

5 Job-Search Tips for Career Changers
You've hit a turning point in your career. Whether it's because your job has slowly become less satisfying over the years, or you woke up one morning and realized you hated going to work, you've decided it's time for a change. More »

Lifestyle :: Around Town :: World Wide Ed

The 5th Annual Rice Fest Takes Center Stage on Sunday, September 28th at Ward Centers
Rated 5.0 Stars
Celebrate national rice month at the 5th Annual Rice Fest on Sunday, September 28th from 11am-5pm at Ward Centers! This year, the event organizers are looking to close off part of Auahi Street to make it a bona fide street festival with all of your favorite rice-focused food and craft vendors. More »

Lifestyle :: Computers :: Technology In Plain English

Are You Safe From A Cyber Attack?
I always enjoy reading the "what happened in history" emails I get about once a month, so I was reminded that September had a profound affect on the way we treat our personal technology. More »

Lifestyle :: Art/Leisure :: Safety & the Art of Tattoo

Safe Body Art for Students
First off... welcome back to school! New pals, new things... one of those might be the decision to get tattooed or pierced. Make wise choices... it's NOT just a tattoo or just a piercing. You have but one body, respect it! In choosing a studio and an artist you should do a little homework (ack!) first! More »

Lifestyle :: Art/Leisure :: The Freedive Camera

Planting Seeds
Something happened this month that inspired me to switch topics and talk about something that applies to art in general. The road of an artist, whether they are a photographer, a sculptor, or a painter, is a long one with ups and downs. I have been at many a venue where the financial payoff end of art wasn't happening. More »

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