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Coronavirus vaccinations for children, union complaints from teachers, health-care and hotel workers, Honolulu, Kauai advance hotel tax, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

PC:Kristine Wook on Unsplash Elementary age kids in Hawaii weeks away from being eligible for vaccine. Children between the ages of 5 and 11 are just weeks away from being eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. In Hawaii, 119,000 keiki fall into that age group. Hawaii News Now. KHON2.Teachers union files complaint to force Hawaii officials to bargain over COVID-19 safety protocols. The union representing Hawaii’s public school teachers has filed a complaint with the Hawaii Labor Relations Board...
Tags: Travel, Navy, Hawaii, House, City Council, Biden, Council, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Department Of Education, Josh Green, U S Senate, Oahu, U S Navy, Hawaii Department of Health

Return to your favorite museums with Airbnb Experiences and Made By Us

As guests return to cities, Airbnb and Made By Us have partnered together to curate a wishlist of new Airbnb Experiences created by museums, theatres, archives and more nationwide Participating organizations will include the National Archives Foundation, Betsy Ross House, Atlanta History Center, HistoryMiami Museum, Virginia Museum of History and Culture, Ford’s Theatre and Genesee Country Village & Museum. As guests mark their fall with trips to large and mid-sized cities, many are ch...
Tags: Travel, Virginia, US, America, Ford, Washington Dc, House, Smithsonian, Albert Einstein, Miami, Airbnb, Tudor, Thomas Jefferson, Atlanta Georgia, Miami Florida, Richmond Virginia

One Day in Bristol: How to Plan a Great Bristol Itinerary

How to spend one day in Bristol? Whether you’re having a day trip to Bristol from London or plan to visit the city together with Bath and the Cotswolds, find out the best things to do in Bristol in a day. I only spent 24 hours in Bristol, and I wish I had more time to further explore this vibrant city. Actually, Bristol was an unexpected surprise and there’s so much to see and do that one day is way too short. Like neighboring Bath, it’s worth spending two days in Bristol, although many pe...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, England, New York, Milan, London, France, Africa, Atlantic, Britain, United Kingdom, House, Italy, Brighton, Bristol

Experts tell House committee time to open Hawaii, UH to require employee vaccinations, mayor denies permit for Mandate Free Maui Unity March, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

  Tourist at Waikiki ©2021 All Hawaii NewsPressure mounts on Gov. David Ige to ease COVID-19 restrictions. But Ige, known for his cautious approach, doesn’t seem ready to announce that Hawaii is fully open for visitors, just yet. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Tribune-Herald. Garden Island. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Potential extension of Hawaii homeless program being considered by lawmakers. Enacted in 2018, state legislation requires the creation of a minimum of six Ohana Zone program proje...
Tags: Travel, China, Hawaii, House, Hawaii Island, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Oahu, Howard Hughes, Hawaiian Islands, Kaanapali, Hilo, Aloha Stadium, David Ige

Navy kept mum about Red Hill fuel tank leaking into Pearl Harbor, illegal tour groups, boat tours fined, condos drive Maui's hot real estate market, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Healthcare leaders 'cautiously optimistic' about COVID conditions, support governor's plan to ease restrictions. Governor David Ige is expected to announce details on the adjustments by the end of this week. KITV4. Star-Advertiser. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Now. KHON2. Task force studies scourge of missing and murdered Native Hawaiian women and girls. The panel, created by the state House earlier this year, aims to gather data and identify the reasons behind the problem. As of now, few figure...
Tags: Travel, Navy, Hawaii, House, City Council, Pearl Harbor, Islands, Lanai, Kauai, Maui, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, Kakaako, Hilo, David Ige, Tribune Herald

Native Hawaiians hard hit by COVID, Health Department denies researchers data, local hotel tax advances on Oahu and Maui, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaiian ohana ©2021 All Hawaii NewsSurge in COVID deaths took heavy toll on Native Hawaiian community. Experts say in the past two weeks, Native Hawaiians have accounted for up to 40% of the state’s COVID deaths. Hawaii News Now.Local researchers say Department of Health officials have refused to collaborate and share COVID-19 data. Local epidemiologists and researchers say the Hawaii Department of Health has continually rebuffed their requests for data throughout the COVID-19 pandemic ...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, House, Bill, Kilauea, Kauai, Maui, Department Of Health, Honolulu, Hart, Oahu, Maui County Council, Hawaii Department of Health, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, University of Hawaii

First humpback whale of the season spotted, crowds expected as Kilauea volcano puts on a show, officials mull biomass for state's only coal-fired plant , more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Humpback whale migration NOAAFirst humpback whale of the season spotted off of Maui. Every winter, humpback whales travel nearly three thousand miles from the cold waters of Alaska to the warm breeding grounds of the Hawaiian Islands. This year, the first reported sighting is officially on the books. KITV4.Hawaii working on plan to invite back visitors. A lack of international visitors to Hawaii combined with a COVID-19 surge and Ige’s plea for travelers to avoid nonessential trips to th...
Tags: Travel, Alaska, Hawaii, House, Pfizer, Kilauea, Committee, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, University of Hawaii

Kilauea erupts again, Oahu commission approves residential vacation rental restrictions, Maui mayor seeks to relax pandemic rules, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Kilauea eruption USGS photo taken by M. Patrick on September 29, 2021 Lava returns to Kilauea Volcano’s Halemaumau Crater. Kilauea Volcano has started erupting again — just four months after the last eruption ended. Star-Advertiser. Hawaii Public Radio. West Hawaii Today. Big Island Video News. Big Island Now. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. KITV4. Hawaii public schools gear up for COVID-19 testing program. At least 165 schools across the state have registered for training to join O...
Tags: Travel, Los Angeles, Hawaii, House, Marine Corps, Dc, Kilauea, Usgs, Pacific, Big Island, Kauai, Maui, Oahu, Tait, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now

South Korea president to attend Hawaii repatriation ceremony today, hospitals resume elective surgeries, Iolani Palace getting roof repairs, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Iolani Palace ©2021 All Hawaii NewsSouth Korea president to visit Hawaii to honor service members in repatriation ceremony. South Korean President Moon Jae-In will be visiting the islands on Wednesday to honor America’s military. He will be part of a repatriation ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam as the United States accepts remains of service members killed during the Korean War. Hawaii News Now.Patriot missiles fired from Hawaii for first time. With little fanfare, the U.S. Ar...
Tags: Travel, South Korea, America, United States, Hawaii, House, Louisiana, City Council, Federal Aviation Administration, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, National Park Service, Billy, Usmc, Honolulu

There are hidden costs for homeowners in latest tax bill

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. The message sent by Republicans in the tax overhaul bill they launched last week is unmistakable and blunt: We think homeowners and buyers have gotten much too sweet a deal from the federal tax code for far too long and now we re going to whack them down. No other major sector of the economy gets hit so hard in the proposal in so many places as homeownership. You ve probably ...

Vaccination passport requirements kick in, state auditor grilled under subpoena, BYU defies gathering laws, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Auditor Les Kondo State auditor Les Kondo and office are subjects of House investigation. For the first time in his five-year tenure, state Auditor Les Kondo was subpoenaed to appear before a special state House Investigative Committee on Monday and testified under oath about separate audits that found two state entities bungled economic opportunities to better manage state lands. Star-Advertiser.Former Hawaii Legislator Joins Board of Education on Interim Basis. Lyla Berg, who owns a lea...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, House, BYU, Steve, Big Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, Roth, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Board of Ethics, County Council

MIDEAST STOCKS #AbuDhabi leads most Gulf markets lower in line with Asian shares | Reuters

Most stock markets in the Gulf region fell in early trade on Monday, with Abu Dhabi leading declines, following losses in Asian shares ahead of major U.S. and Chinese economic data.U.S. House Democrats are expected to propose raising the corporate tax rate to 26.5% from 21% as part of a sweeping plan that includes tax increases on the wealthy, corporations, and investors, according to two people familiar with the matter. read moreA Financial Times report about Beijing's plans to break up Alipay,...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Beijing, House, Abu Dhabi, Jack Ma, Uae, Gulf, Reuters, Emirates NBD, Emirati, Emaar, Tasi, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Al Rajhi Bank, First Abu Dhabi Bank

The Swiss Artist with the Very Cool Name: Not Vital in Venice - House to Watch the Sunset and snow & water & ice

House to Watch the Sunset by Not Vital (2021) - Photo: Cat Bauer (Venice, Italy) House to Watch the Sunset by Not Vital, the Swiss artist with the very cool name, shimmers inside the 16th-century Benedictine Church of San Giorgio Maggiore designed by Andrea Palladio. The majestic contemporary aluminum tower was constructed by Italian craftspeople and is the fifth iteration of Vital's ambitious global project, which is to produce a House to Watch the Sunset on every continent on the pl...
Tags: Travel, China, Rome, Beijing, Pennsylvania, House, Pope Francis, Switzerland, Pope, Venice, Benedictine, Swiss Alps, Eric, Vital, Vidal, Pius VII

How to Volunteer to House Afghan Refugees on Airbnb, Even If You're Not a Host

In the two weeks since the Taliban took hold of Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, roughly 105,000 people have been evacuated, in one of the largest airlifts in U.S. history. While an estimated 5,100 evacuees are American citizens, the rest are Afghan individuals and families, many now facing housing insecurity. Read more...
Tags: Travel, Afghanistan, Taliban, Social Issues, Tourism, House, Kabul, Airbnb, Lifehacks, Vacation Rental, Hospitality Industry, Afghan refugees, Hospitality Services

Native Hawaiians wary of pandemic surge, feds OK CARES money for Honolulu robotic dogs, shift of legislative seats unlikely as Reapportionment Commission beings work, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaiians kayaking ©2021 All Hawaii NewsNative Hawaiian leaders urge the lahui to help stop COVID-19 surge. Dr. Gerard Akaka joined more than 20 Native Hawaiian leaders — kumu hula, educators, health care professionals, public officials and politicians — at a news conference Thursday at the state Capitol to urge their lahui (nation) to help stop the surge of COVID-19 cases by wearing masks, maintaining physical distancing and getting vaccinated. Star-Advertiser. Tribune-Herald. Garden Is...
Tags: Travel, Singapore, Afghanistan, Hawaii, House, Epa, Vietnam, Kilauea, Kamala Harris, Ucla, Lanai, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Department Of Education, Josh Green

Most beautiful US college campuses

You don’t choose a college based on its looks, but if the place where you’re planning on spending most of your time for the next four (or more) years is stunning, it can only be a good thing. After all, your campus is your home away from home, so choosing one that’s gorgeous, as well as well-rated, is a surefire way for you to have the time of your life. From amazing natural surroundings to breathtaking architectural pieces, here are 13 beautiful college campuses in the United States that are...
Tags: Travel, Design, California, College, Stanford, US, Spain, Rome, Chicago, Harvard, United States, House, Portland, Ivy League, University Of Chicago, Furman University

19 of the Best Road Trips in the USA

Pack your car, prepare your playlist, wind down the windows, and get ready for stunning views and adventures on an epic United States road trip. We’ve been taking road trips in the USA since 2004 before we had kids, and for the past 4 years in-depth with our kids, including a 10 month RV trip across the Western part of the USA. Snow Canyon State Park, Utah We’ve put together a list of what we think are the best road trips in the USA. We’ve experienced almost all of them (we threw ...
Tags: Travel, Utah, Florida, Usa, Minnesota, Mississippi, Congress, California, Montana, Washington, La, Boston, Virginia, New York City, US, America

Gov. Ige to announce sweeping vaccination mandate, Saiki mulls Lt. Gov. bid, hospitals implement COVID surge plan, Honolulu mayor restricts social gatherings,more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

House Speaker Scott Saiki House Speaker Scott Saiki Mulls A Run For LG. The lieutenant governor’s job involves few official responsibilities but is a proven stepping stone to higher office. Civil Beat.Governor expected to announce sweeping vaccine mandate for state, county workers. All state and county workers may soon be required to get a vaccine or face paying for weekly testing. Gov. David Ige is expected to announce the dramatic new plan Thursday. Multiple sources say the mandatory pr...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, House, Larry Ellison, Lg, City Council, Oracle, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Lanai, Waikiki, Maui, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Oahu, East Maui, Hawaiian Islands

House Prices May Have Bottomed in the Middle East, Kamco Says - Bloomberg

House Prices May Have Bottomed in the Middle East, Kamco Says - Bloomberg Prices for residential real estate in the six-member Gulf Cooperation Council may have bottomed and total transaction value for the year is on track to eclipse 2019 levels, Kuwait’s Kamco Investment said.“Dubai real estate witnessed opportunistic buying from investors, especially at the higher end of the apartment and villa market,” Kamco said. “Saudi Arabia real estate prices recovered, driven by government support in t...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, GCC, House, Middle East, Dubai, Oman, Kuwait, Gulf Cooperation Council, KAMCO, Saudi Arabia Kuwait, United Arab Emirates Qatar Bahrain, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Kamco Investment, Kamco Says Bloomberg, Kamco Says Bloomberg Prices

Cleanliness Is More Than Theater For Front And Back Of House | By Larry Mogelonsky

No matter what proclamations are made by various governments, the CDC, the WHO or any other regulatory bodies, PPE, sanitization and physical distancing have been so ingrained into the mindsets of travelers that hotels cannot relax on this front. Through the repetition of COVID-19 safety guidelines throughout 2020, travelers will now expect hotels to have pristine cleanliness for the entire decade ahead at least.
Tags: Travel, Cdc, House, Larry Mogelonsky, COVID

These are the top-ranked Airbnb rentals in every state, with 100% 5-star ratings for cleanliness, communication, and easy check-in

Airbnb Airbnb says these 50 listings have the most hospitable hosts for their respective states. Hosts who made the cut have unblemished 5-star records in cleanliness, check-in, and communication. North Carolina and California have the highest number of hosts who meet this standard, with 35 each. See more stories on Insider's business page. When you're looking for an Airbnb, the location's features, location, and price are probably some of the first factors you'll take in...
Tags: Travel, California, US, Trends, Features, House, Airbnb, Park City, North Carolina, Oliver, Town, Pensacola, Mendocino, Cheyenne, Airbnb Airbnb, Tech Insider

12 of the most incredible hotel suites in Las Vegas for every budget

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Aria Sky Suites Las Vegas has some of the most lavish hotel suites and they're cheaper than you might think. We found incredible Las Vegas suites with stunning views and separate living and sleeping areas. Visit during off-season and pay between only $126 to $984 per night for a splashy suite Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky With about 150,000 hotel rooms in Las Vegas and more than 30 resort pro...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, California, Trends, House, Las Vegas, Tripadvisor, Vegas, Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas Strip, Bellagio, Art Deco, New York New York, Waldorf Astoria, Planet Hollywood, Strip

Case not dismissed against 3 police officers charged with killing teen, Feds: prosecutor Kealoha spread cocaine on husband Honolulu police chief's desk, COVID cases continue climb, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Honolulu Police Officer Zackary Ah Nee, front, followed by Officers Christopher Fredeluces and Geoffrey Thom enter Judge Domingo's courtroom after a short recess, Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Honolulu. Pool photo by Cory Lum/Honolulu Civil Beat. Judge denies motion to dismiss charges against 3 Honolulu Police Department officers in fatal shooting of teen. An Oahu District Court judge Tuesday denied a motion to dismiss murder and attempted murder charges against three Honolulu police off...
Tags: Travel, Senate, America, Hawaii, House, House Of Representatives, Bill, City Council, Hulu, Pacific, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Josh Green, Honolulu

Vicky Cayetano weighs gubernatorial bid, Hawaii prices climb, Ige speaks out against harassing monk seals, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Vicky Cayetano PC:Hawaii News Now from videoFormer Hawaii first lady Vicky Cayetano weighs bid for governor. Former Hawaii first lady Vicky Cayetano is considering a run for governor next year to bring a “fresh perspective” to the position. Star-Advertiser. Hawaii News Now. Civil Beat.Hawaii residents feel the burden of rising prices as pent-up demand drives up costs. The latest local data from May showed inflation in Honolulu at a rate of 3.8%. Hawaii News Now.Other States Have Tough Po...
Tags: Travel, Navy, Senate, Hawaii, House, Commission, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Honolulu, Oahu, Maui County Council, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Garden Island

Over-tourism, new hotel taxes mulled as Hawaii reopens, jail COVID lawsuit heard in federal court, Gluck tapped for appellate court judge, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Kauai's Waimea valley ©2021 All Hawaii News How Neighbor Islands Are Working To Address Overtourism In Hawaii. Amid a post-pandemic tourism surge, Hawaii’s counties are rethinking their reliance on the visitor industry with new laws meant to stem the flood of visitors. Civil Beat.Federal Court Case: Corrections Officials Botched COVID-19 Response In Prisons. Corrections officials have botched the COVID-19 pandemic response so badly in Hawaii’s prisons and jails that the state is violating...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Senate, China, Hawaii, House, Chinatown, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, East Maui, Waimea, Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii opens its gates to travelers, Health Department whistleblower sues state, Kauai water rights case heads to Supreme Court, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Safe Travels Special Projects Administrator Sherilyn Kajiwara Fully Vaccinated US Travelers Can Bypass Quarantine, Testing Requirements. Fully vaccinated travelers from the U.S. and its territories can bypass quarantine and COVID-19 testing if they possess one of three federally recognized vaccination documents. Hawaii Public Radio. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Tribune-Herald. State leaders question need to market Hawaii as vaccination exemption adds to a travel surge. The leaders of the state...
Tags: Travel, Supreme Court, Senate, US, Hawaii, House, Taser, Ada, Council, HHSC, Chinatown, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Health Department

Hawaii only state not fully reopened, Honolulu prosecutor says police shooting of Black man justified, Earthjustice to sue over Maui lights, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Honolulu Prosecutor Steven Alm PC:Hawaii News Now Honolulu Police Department officers’ actions justified in fatal shooting of Lindani Myeni, city prosecutor Steven Alm says. The police officers who fatally shot an unarmed, 29-year-old Black man who attacked them were justified in using deadly force and will not face criminal charges, Prosecuting Attorney Steven Alm announced Wednesday. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Hawaii Public Radio. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Hawaii stands alone as more st...
Tags: Travel, Senate, Hawaii, House, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii Island, Maui, Earthjustice, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, David Ige, Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, DLNR

Instagram Photos-June 2021

Here are some of my most “liked” photos from my three Instagram accounts from May and June.   If you still haven’t followed me on Instagram yet, here are my handles.  @eyepreferparis      @parisian_doors   @literal_streetart   Green door JR mural at Hotel Paradiso Paris Place de la Concorde Blue door House in Etretat Etretat Paris rooftops Paris cafes reopen NYC Apple store 59th street [...
Tags: Travel, Instagram, House, Paris, Richard Nahem, Hotel Paradiso Paris Place de la Concorde Blue, Etretat Etretat Paris

Grand Rapids Wilderness Adventures Weekend

On a June weekend before most bugs had made their presence known, John and I took off for northern Alberta to spend a long weekend with Darcy and Shirley Zelman, owners of Grand Rapids Wilderness Adventures. My goal was to check out the formidable Class VI Grand Rapids – labeled unnavigable (even Red Bull hasn’t sent someone down) and some of the world’s largest concretions that litter the Athabasca River shoreline and the river itself. My primary reason for the visit was research for the second...
Tags: Travel, Canada, House, Jasper, John, Shirley, Alberta, Edmonton, Arctic Ocean, Grand Rapids, Don, Coleman, Fort McMurray, Darcy, Columbia Icefield, Hudson s Bay Company

Land transferred to Native Hawaiians, Delta coronavirus variant detected, Hanabusa rail contract may be illegal, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland Interior secretary lauds land transfer to Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. The federal government is transferring 80 acres on Oahu, with the potential to provide homesteads for 200 to 400 Native Hawaiian families, to the state Department of Hawaiian Home Lands, Biden administration executives announced Monday. Star-Advertiser. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. Panel To Examine Audit Of Agribusiness Development Corp. The appointed House committee members wil...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, House, Delta, Biden, Ada, Faa, Department Of Transportation, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Hawai, Honolulu, Interior, Oahu

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