Archive | July, 2010

Kalapana lava update (July 28)

Kalapana lava update (July 28)

HAWAIIAN VOLCANO OBSERVATORY CURRENT STATUS REPORT Wednesday, July 28, 2010 4:46 p.m. KILAUEA VOLCANO Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE Kalapana Update Lava from the TEB vent is flowing through tubes that carry lava down-slope to feed active surface flows in two locations on the coastal plain: The eastward advance of […]

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Aloha Investment Group III, LLC, today named Debbie Parmley its vice president. In this capacity, Ms. Parmley will oversee all aspects of management, leasing, advertising, promotions and community relations for The Shops at Mauna Lani.
 
Ms. Parmley has more than 20 years of resort and commercial property management, leasing, promotional event and marketing experience.

Parmley is new vice president with The Shops at Mauna Lani

Aloha Investment Group III, LLC, today named Debbie Parmley its vice president. In this capacity, Ms. Parmley will oversee all aspects of management, leasing, advertising, promotions and community relations for The Shops at Mauna Lani. Ms. Parmley has more than 20 years of resort and commercial property management, leasing, promotional event and marketing experience.

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Most of Hawai`i County’s solid waste transfer stations will expand their hours of operation to be open 12 hours a day at least three days a week beginning August 1, 2010.

Nineteen transfer stations will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the days of the week they are currently open. Only the Hilo Transfer Station will have different hours: 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week, to accommodate landfill operations.

County to expand transfer station hours

Most of Hawai`i County’s solid waste transfer stations will expand their hours of operation to be open 12 hours a day at least three days a week beginning August 1, 2010. Nineteen transfer stations will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the days of the week they are currently open. Only the […]

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HIBT Parade kicks off tournament week (Aug. 1)

HIBT Parade kicks off tournament week (Aug. 1)

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament organizers has announced the popular HIBT parade is 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1 in Kailua Village. The parade will begin at the King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel and wind its way through Kailua Village ending at Hualalai Road. The HIBT parade will feature international teams including crowd favorites from […]

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Three adults were arrested for drug offenses at a Kamuela home Monday afternoon (July 26).

At 4:35 p.m., investigators from the Area II Vice Section served a search warrant at a Kamamalu Street home, where they recovered approximately 220 grams (7 ¾ ounces) of crystal methamphetamine, 0.5 grams of powdered cocaine, 87 grams of dried marijuana, zip packets and digital scales.

Drug bust nets three in Waimea Monday (July 26)

Three adults were arrested for drug offenses at a Kamuela home Monday afternoon (July 26). At 4:35 p.m., investigators from the Area II Vice Section served a search warrant at a Kamamalu Street home, where they recovered approximately 220 grams (7 ¾ ounces) of crystal methamphetamine, 0.5 grams of powdered cocaine, 87 grams of dried […]

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Inouye challenger files petition to protect voting rights

Inouye challenger files petition to protect voting rights

MEDIA RELEASE Andy Woerner, a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, submitted an official petition to the Supreme Court of Hawaii, requesting protection of his constitutional rights as a voter in the upcoming primary elections. Similar petitions were submitted to Gov. Linda Lingle, Attorney General Mark Bennett, state Sens. Colleen Hanabusa, Brian Taniguchi, and Josh […]

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Rose first recipient of HHE Mana Award

Rose first recipient of HHE Mana Award

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii Island Humane Society will debut a new award Aug. 20-22 during Hawaii Horse Expo at Waikoloa Stables in Waikoloa Village and at Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort. Proceeds from the annual Expo benefit the Humane Society’s Horse Rescue Fund, which helps abused and abandoned horses on the island. The first HIHS Horse […]

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Hannemann reveals economic plan

Hannemann reveals economic plan

MEDIA RELEASE Gubernatorial candidate Mufi Hannemann has announced his plan for growing Hawaii’s economy during a press conference at his Oahu campaign headquarters. Hannemann identified improving the economy as the top priority of his administration and the means for addressing other issues facing the state government. “The economy is the number one issue,” said Hannemann. […]

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NOAA reports health of Hawaiian Islands humpback whale

NOAA reports health of Hawaiian Islands humpback whale

MEDIA RELEASE A new NOAA report on the health of humpback whales within the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary evaluates resources protected by the sanctuary. The status of humpback whales is rated as “good/fair”; however, their health is rated as “fair.” Although humpback whale population numbers are increasing in the sanctuary, their overall […]

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Lingle, Aiona on selection as 'Race to the Top' finalist

Lingle, Aiona on selection as ‘Race to the Top’ finalist

MEDIA RELEASE Gov. Linda Lingle issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Education announced Hawaii is among 18 states and the District of the Columbia to be selected as a Round 2 finalist in the “Race to the Top” grant competition. “The selection of Hawaii as Round 2 ‘Race to the Top’ finalist […]

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Kalapana lava update (July 27)

Kalapana lava update (July 27)

HAWAIIAN VOLCANO OBSERVATORY STATUS REPORT Tuesday, July 27, 2010 4:47 PM KILAUEA VOLCANO Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE Kalapana Update Lava from the TEB vent is flowing through tubes that carry lava down-slope to feed active surface flows in two locations on the coastal plain: Lava continues to move eastward […]

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KVBID denies accusation it shared its mailing list

KVBID denies accusation it shared its mailing list

Karin Stanton | Hawaii 24/7 Contributing Editor Kailua Village Business Improvement District officials said information in a letter to the editor published in the July 27 issue of West Hawaii Today is false. The letter write said KVBID shared its email list with Ooma Beachside Village developer. In a statement issued late Tuesday, KVBID officials […]

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Seafood farmers market at NELHA (July 30)

Seafood farmers market at NELHA (July 30)

MEDIA RELEASE Thanks to strong community support, the Big Island Fish Farmers Market will continue to offer fresh fish and seafood from island aquaculture farms on the last Friday of the month at the NELHA Gateway Center. Continued sponsorship from the county Department of Research and Development ensures that the market continues through the summer […]

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Extreme fire danger conditions exist in several areas of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park due to Hawaii County’s prolonged dry spell.

Fire threat prompts partial closure of Hilina Pali Road in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Extreme fire danger conditions exist in several areas of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park due to Hawaii County’s prolonged dry spell.

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