Around HawaiiOceanic Time Warner Cable's Community Website
OceanicspacerRoad Runner Mailspacerspacer

Aloha! It's Saturday, October 25, 2014

Google
 

Local News

For the latest Network Status or Cable Status reports, go to the Support section of our web site. Click here to view KHON Daily News streaming online.








Puna
Regarding the Kilauea volcano lava flow.

KHON 2 News
Rated 4.8 Stars
Thanks to a partnership with KHON2 News, AroundHawaii.com visitors can ...
Feed Graphic
Pacific Business News
»
 
The owners of Lucky Belly in downtown Honolulu have opened their new restaurant, Livestock Tavern, and will begin serving dinner on Monday, one of its owners, Dusty Grable, told PBN. The new restaurant is at 49 Hotel St. on the corner of Hotel and Smith streets, across from Lucky Belly. Livestock Tavern has tried to keep a rather low profile during the past couple of weeks by just serving lunch, Grable said. Word has gotten around, Grable said, and now the restaurant is confident that its dinner…
»
 
The Jehovah's Witnesses 2014 International Convention will bring in 24,000 delegates from 10 countries over two November weekends and an estimated economic impact of $105 million, according to the Hawaii Tourism Authority. A group of 12,000 will attend the events at the Hawaii Convention Center from Nov. 14-16, and a similar-sized group will be on island from Nov. 21-23. An estimated 26,000 delegates attended the Jehovah's Witnesses international convention in Honolulu in 2009, and in 2003, it…
»
 
A battle continues to brew between the Building Industry Association of Hawaii and historic preservation officials in the state over a law that subjects homes built more than 50 years ago to a historic preservation review whenever a homeowner applies for a building permit for a rebuild or remodel. "Most people understand that it's in the best interest of our communities to protect our historic buildings," Kiersten Faulkner, executive director of Honolulu-based Historic Hawaii Foundation, told PBN.…
»
 
The University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business held an open house for students and faculty to meet the school's namesake, Honolulu real estateThe University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business held an open house for students and faculty to meet the school's namesake, Honolulu real estate investor Jay Shidler. Shidler, who gave the school $25 million in 2006, last week increased his giving to his alma mater to $100 million. Shidler was joined by Vance Roley, dean of the business school,…
»
 
Blue Startups, the Honolulu-based venture accelerator founded by Henk Rogers, recently named 10 companies to its fourth cohort for the fall of 2014. In addition to its three-month growth program, it also is introducing a six-month seed program for earlier stage companies. PBN previously reported that companies can receive up to $70,000 in seed funding, access to mentors, resources, investor introductions, pitch development, working space and global alumni network. Applications for the spring 2015…
»
 
The second phase of Villages of Moae Ku, or VMK, an affordable rental complex in Ewa Beach, is complete, officials with EAH Housing said Friday. A total of 76 affordable apartments have been added to the 64 apartments already built at the complex. When complete, five two-story building clusters will each have courtyards that includes playgrounds. The apartments range from one to three bedrooms and 621 to 1,051 square feet. Rent, which is based on income, ranges from $464 to $1,246. Although the…
»
 
In Bracket 4, Round 2, brand loyalty shined brightly on solar photovoltaic provider RevoluSun, giving it 82 percent of the vote over commercial property managers NAI ChaneyBrooks. The Brand Madness fates pitted developer The Howard Hughes Corp. against one of its own properties, shopping center Ward Centers. As voting developed, Howard Hughes emerged victorious, getting 56 percent. I'm overdrawn on my banking pun account, so I'll just flatly state that Hawaii National Bank got 59 percent of the…
»
 
Some 800 Hawaii businessmen, police officers, firefighters and students spent their lunch hour making a statement against domestic violence marching through Downtown Honolulu in the Men's March Against Violence. Men from Bank of Hawaii, Central Pacific Bank, First Hawaiian Bank, Alexander & Baldwin, Catholic Charities Hawaii, Damien Memorial School, University of Hawaii, Kapiolani Community College, Honolulu Police Department, the Honolulu Fire Department, Pacific Business News and other companies…
»
 
The American Bankers Association has given Bank of Hawaii the 2014 ABA Community Commitment Award in the community and economic development category. According to the ABA, its selection committed picked six banks from more than 170 entries based on the creativity of programs that embody corporate social responsibility ideals and demonstrate measurable success. Bank of Hawaii has been involved with EPIC Ohanas Hawaii Youth Opportunities Initiative since 2010. The program helps youth leaving foster…
»
 
The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation has approved another $14 million in change orders, and officials with Honolulu's rail transit project acknowledged that some of the contracts went out to bid earlier than they should have. Hawaii News Now reports HART CEO and Executive Director Dan Grabauskas said Thursday that some designs were based on assumptions provided by the city's contractors back in 2009. Meanwhile, a draft of the agency's annual report said the project was on budget despite…



20140117-20141231_Cronies

QuickLinks: Local News Links

»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»



Oceanic Career Center
Find Hawaii Jobs » online, or search for jobs from your couch on Digital Channel 912. Available 24/7, updated weekly.

Oceanic Marketplace
Apparel, books movies and more. Shop till you drop at
AroundHawaii.com 's Marketplace»

Oceanic Stream Center
Make the most of your broadband connection! Streaming music, videos, news and more in the
Stream Center »

Become a Columnist
Are you an expert in your own field? Do you know somebody who is? Fill out our online form and tell us about it. We'll select and consider those who fit the bill!

Oceanic Support
Need help? FAQs, tips and tricks, network status... Find everything you need under Support »


QuickLinks: National News L...

»
»
»
»




Oceanic on Twitter Oceanic on Facebook