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Lt. Gov. Green seeks to ease Hawaii entry for U.S. travelers, mayors split on hotel tax, new law requires mediation before eviction, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hotels line Waikiki beachfront ©2021 All Hawaii NewsLt. Gov.: More Travel From U.S. Mainland May Open Soon. Hawaii within two weeks could lift its 10-day quarantine requirement for all travelers from the U.S. continent who show proof of vaccination, the state’s COVID-19 liaison said Wednesday. Civil Beat.Hawaii mayors split on whether Ige should sign bill for counties to levy additional hotel tax. Leaders of Hawaii’s four counties appear split on whether Gov. David Ige should sign a meas...
Tags: Travel, United States, Ireland, Hawaii, Tsa, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Eis, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Oahu, Kona, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Honolulu Police Department


MacRumors Giveaway: Nomad Celebrates International Surf Day With an Apple Watch Prize

In honor of International Surfing Day, we're teaming up with Nomad to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win an Apple Watch Series 6 and a $200 Nomad gift card. Nomad is celebrating International Surfing Day by highlighting just how useful the Apple Watch is when surfing. In fact, Nomad believes that the Apple Watch is the ultimate surf watch. The Apple Watch is highly water resistant, and it's more than durable enough to stand up to sand and sea water. It can be worn in the water while surfin...
Tags: Apple, Featured, California, Apple Watch, Quebec, Giveaway, Nomad, Maui, Mavericks, Pacific Time, Dawn Patrol, Sport Strap, Apple Watch Nomad, No AMP, MacRumors Facebook, Matt Bromley


F-22 fighters respond to Russian Navy activity near Hawaii, Honolulu police officers charged in killing 16-year-old, travel surges with loosened COVID requirements, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

F-22 Raptors U.S. Air Force photo by TSgt Ben Bloker Russian Navy west of Hawaii prompted F-22 fighter launch from Hickam, report says. The Russian Navy is edging closer to Hawaii with a big exercise 300 to 500 miles west of the Aloha State — prompting the Air Force to scramble three missile-armed F-22 fighters on Sunday. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat.  Hawaii News Now. French Warplanes To Train With US Military In Hawaii As Allies Solidify Ties. France’s new commander in the Pacific toure...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Hbo, China, US, Hawaii, Commission, Air Force, Council, Pacific, Maui, Dpp, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, Kailua Kona


Hawaii travel deals: June 16, 2021

– Hawaiian Airlines has a flash sale on just for today, June 16, only. Flights between islands are on sale for $45 one-way. Part of the small print says that the flights must be non-stop from Honolulu to Hilo, Kona, Lihue, or Kahului or from Kona to Kahului. Though the deal must be booked by June 16, valid travel dates are from September 15 through November 3. Flights are on sale between Los Angeles and Honolulu for $81 one-way. The same travel dates as above apply with a further stipulation t...
Tags: Travel, Los Angeles, Hawaii, Hawaiian Airlines, Maui, Honolulu, Kona, Kahului, Flight Deals & Airline News, Costco Travel, Maui Deals, Ka anapali Beach Hotel, Coronavirus COVID 19, Hilo Kona Lihue


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


I taste-tested over 20 vegan ice cream brands to find the best ones - these 6 topped my list

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Wildgood Ice cream is the perfect summer treat, and vegan options are more abundant than ever. Sure, you may have heard of Oatly and So Delicious, but the world of artisan vegan ice cream is vast. Here are 6 vegan ice cream brands you probably haven't heard of but need to try this summer. My picks include an olive oil ice cream, macadamia nut milk ice cream, and coconut meat ice cream. I am a full-t...
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The 16 best beach hotels in the US for ocean views, gorgeous pools, and beachside dining

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The Diplomat Beach Resort Beachfront hotels are coveted stays with access to sandy shores, gorgeous views, and water sports. We found the best beach hotels in the US, from Hawaii and California to Florida and Maine. Keep in mind that summer is the peak season for many beach areas and hotel prices tend to increase. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Summer is here and the urge to travel is at an all-tim...
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Hawaii loses convention business, man dies in Big Island police shooting, bankruptcies drop, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii Convention Center ©2021 All Hawaii NewsConventions pull out of Hawaii due to COVID restrictions. The Hawai‘i Convention Center had been on track to have its best year ever in 2020, and then COVID hit, instantly decimating the market. Star-Advertiser.Hawaii Museums Struggle With Low Ticket Sales, Social Distancing Requirements. According to Lisa Solomine, president of the Hawaii Museums Association, the museums doing best right now are those that have concentrated on grants, activa...
Tags: Travel, New York, America, Hawaii, Basel, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Hawaii County, West Hawaii, Oahu, East Maui, U S Justice Department, Hawaiian Islands


Ige to select appellate court nominee, graduation party, church services raise COVID-19 cases, lumber at a premium, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

House construction in Hawaii ©2021 All Hawaii NewsA slowdown in production compounded by high demand continues to raise building material prices through the roof in Hawaii. The Hawaii Lumber Products Association says prices are up 400% when compared to the same time in 2020. KHON2.Ige To Select Nominee For Intermediate Court of Appeals. A prominent Maui attorney and the head of the Hawaii State Ethics Commission are among the names of six nominees looking to fill a vacancy on the state’s...
Tags: Travel, Lyft, Uber, Cdc, Hawaii, House, Hud, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Southwest, Department Of Health, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu


Grand jury declines to indict police in 16-year-old's shooting death, teachers ratify contract, hot housing market squeezing out renters, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii mai tai on the rocks ©2021 All Hawaii NewsSurvey says Hawaii residents among the least likely to switch to alcohol-free drinks. 3,000 drinkers were surveyed across the country and it revealed that just 58% of people in Hawai'i would be willing to switch to a non-alcoholic drink -- for at least a month. KITV4.Gov. David Ige continues to restrict the release of public records, citing the ongoing pandemic. The state’s public records law continues to be partially suspended under Gov. ...
Tags: Travel, California, Kaiser Permanente, United States, Hawaii, Aclu, Illinois, Costco, Maui, State, Todd, Hawai, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands


Online Tool Aims to Inform West Maui of Threatening Weaves

University of Hawaii researchers have developed an online tool that will inform the public when waves are expected to threaten west Maui shorelines that are particularly prone to coastal erosion as sea levels rise.
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Son of Tongan Immigrants Is Hawaii's Spelling Bee Champ

A 13-year-old Maui boy who is a son of Tongan immigrants will represent Hawaii state in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
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Recreational fishing licenses among bills signed to protect Hawaii's ocean, $9 for a loaf of bread highlights food supply chain upheaval, lawsuit filed over jail COVID conditions, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

A wrasse swims over coral off Hawaii Island ©2021 All Hawaii NewsGov. David Ige signs 9 bills to commemorate World Oceans Day. To commemorate World Oceans Day on Tuesday, Gov. David Ige signed into law nine bills meant to preserve Hawaii’s marine resources which included those establishing fees targeted at visitors, recreational fishing licenses and additional protections for sharks. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Hawaii Public Radio. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Video News. Big Island Now. ...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Medicare, Environmental Protection Agency, Chinatown, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Lawrence, West Hawaii, Oahu, Maui County Council, Hawaiian Islands, Hilo


I guess that's floatie life — they don't seem too upset.

I'm looking at "Sharks circle women on a floatie at Florida beach" (NY Post).  So... are they lolling, lazy dopes or savvy beachgoers? The sharks are just hammerheads.According to the International Shark Attack File, humans have been subjects of 17 documented, unprovoked attacks by hammerhead sharks within the genus Sphyrna since 1580 AD. No human fatalities have been recorded... The young swim mostly in shallow waters along shores all over the world to avoid predators....  Fishermen who har...
Tags: Florida, Law, Fish, Hawaii, Viral Video, Survival, Sharks, Maui, Reincarnation, Ann Althouse, Lightweight Religion


Ige ties Hawaii reopening to vaccination rates, extends eviction moratorium; convicted murderer works in Child Welfare Services; new Honolulu radio system shuts out the public, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii Gov. David Ige Gov. Ige to further ease COVID-19 restrictions once Hawaii is 60% vaccinated. Gov. David Ige announced today that the state will ease restrictions on social gatherings and restaurants once 60% of Hawaii residents are fully vaccinated, adding to the growing list of incentives for people to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Star-Advertiser. Tribune-Herald. Big Island Video News. Big Island Now. Garden Island. Maui Now. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Gov. David Ige extends ban on evic...
Tags: Travel, Virginia, Massachusetts, Los Angeles, Fbi, Hawaii, Island, Hawaii Island, Maui, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Maui News, Garden Island


Hawaii offers vaccination incentives, Waikiki crime surge worries tourism industry, Native Hawaiians get Discovery Harbour house lots, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii grocery store ©2021 All Hawaii News Hawaii employers eye vaccination mandates. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which enforces workplace discrimination laws, in December said employers can require vaccination against the virus, which has infected 36,535 in Hawaii and resulted in 502 deaths. Star-Advertiser.No Vaccine, No Tests Required For Travel Within Hawaii Starting June 15. Starting June 15, travelers from the mainland who received at least one vaccine dose in Hawai...
Tags: Travel, Congress, Bank Of America, Hawaii, Las Vegas, Southwest Airlines, Hawaii Island, Waikiki, Maui, Honolulu, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Oahu, Hawaiian Commercial Sugar Co, Maui County Council, Hawaii Department of Health, Kona


Maui Resident Launches First Hawaii-Based Ride-Share Company

Officials say a Maui resident last month launched the only Hawaii-based, locally owned ride-share company in the state.
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Ige ponders tourism balance, easing coronavirus restrictions, some ZIP codes reach herd immunity, while others have low vaccination rates, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaiians kayaking on Hawaii Island ©2021 All Hawaii NewsHouse Finance Chair: Fewer Tourists Is ‘What People Want’. But the tourism industry opposes a bill on Gov. David Ige’s desk that aims to reduce tourism through higher taxes and fees on visitors. Civil Beat.Governor expected to loosen coronavirus restrictions as Hawaii nears 60% fully vaccinated. According to the Department of Health (DOH), 52% of Hawaii residents are fully vaccinated while 59% of residents have received at least on...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Hawaii Island, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Johnson Johnson, Oahu, Maui Maui, Roth, Hawaii Department of Health, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Garden Island, Hilo


Flying to Maui? Travelers will no longer be tested for COVID-19 on arrival

Visitors to Maui must still comply with the state's mandatory pre-departure COVID test requirement, even if vaccinated.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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LAX unveils new $477.5 million Terminal 1 extension

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti looked through massive floor-to-ceiling windows on the top floor of the new Terminal 1 extension at LAX on Friday, June 4, and said he was looking at the future of the airport. Just as Garcetti and other officials cut the ribbon on the $477.5 million building Friday, workers across the way were busy constructing what will become an automated people mover train system, connecting Los Angeles International Airport to the Crenshaw Metro station and allowing travelers...
Tags: News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Eric Garcetti, Southwest Airlines, Maui, Southwest, Lax, Don, Kelly, Oahu, Los Angeles International Airport, Gary Kelly, Garcetti


The Story Behind Many Bird Names

Some 150 birds named for people tied to slavery and white supremacy could eventually get new monikers as part of an ongoing reckoning with racism within the world of birding. The Verge: That includes Jameson's firefinch, named for a British naturalist who bought a young girl while in Africa "as a joke" and then drew pictures of her being brutally killed. In a new story this week, Washington Post reporter Darryl Fears breaks down the horrific history of ornithology that has managed to be scrubbed...
Tags: Washington Post, Africa, Tech, Maui, Jameson, Darryl Fears, American Ornithological Society


Hawaii travel news: Maui drops 2nd COVID tests upon arrival, Manoa Falls Trail to reopen

– Maui County announced their plans to end their post-arrival, rapid, COVID tests for trans-Pacific travelers at Kahului Airport per the Maui News. These tests will no longer be conducted starting Friday, June 4, 2021. This rapid, antigen testing program started May 4, 2021. Through Monday, 92,963 tests had been conducted and of those tests, only five ended up yielding a positive PCR test. – Please note that at this point in time trans-Pacific travelers, whether vaccinated or not, are required ...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Pacific, Maui, Oahu, Maui County, Kahului Airport, Manoa Falls Trail, Coronavirus COVID 19


Teachers to vote on contract, police commission nominee says no racism in Hawaii, two counties pass annual budgets, studying the sea, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Whale frolics off Hawaii Coast ©2021 All Hawaii NewsNOAA Awards UH $210 Million To Host Institute for Marine & Atmospheric Research. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration selected the University of Hawai‘i to host a new Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, with the federal agency providing up to $210 million in funding over five years. Maui Now.Hawaii Teacher Salaries Won’t Change If New Contract Is Approved. The Hawaii State Teachers Association has r...
Tags: Travel, US, Hawaii, City Council, Council, Los Angeles Times, Hawaii Island, Maui, Department Of Health, Alexander, Caltech, Honolulu, Hawaii County, West Hawaii, Oahu, Kamehameha Schools


Hawaii residents want tourism limits, former Honolulu police chief begins prison, COVID-19 outbreak at Hilo jail, Manoa Falls trail to reopen, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Tourists, pre-COVID in Honolulu ©2021 All Hawaii News   Hawaii residents support limits on tourism, a survey finds. As island tourism continues to rebound heading into summer, a new survey of residents finds support for better regulation of tourism, including more government controls that could lead to limiting numbers at popular destinations across the state and charging higher user fees to offset tourists’ impact across the islands. Star-Advertiser. Tribune-Herald. Vacation Rental...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Noaa, Kauai, Maui, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Honolulu, Hart, U S Missile Defense Agency, Oahu, Kihei, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, University of Hawaii, County Council, Department of Public Safety


Tourists return to Hawaii in force, 'Love Island' moves to Hilo, state sees 500th coronavirus death, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Kaneohe sandbar on Memorial Day PC:DLNR Dan Dennison Big crowds, but few problems reported at popular Kaneohe sandbar over holiday. Hawaii officers issue citations for parking and boating safety violations over Memorial Day weekend. State conservation and resources officers issued more than two dozen citations in and around the Heeia Kea Small Boat Harbor parking lot and boat launch for Kaneohe Bay Sandbar over Memorial Day weekend. Star-Advertiser. Hawaii News Now. KHON2. Amid a ‘wave’ o...
Tags: Travel, Senate, US, Hawaii, House, Volcano, Cbs, Las Vegas, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Josh Green, Board of Education, West Hawaii, Oahu


Hawaii vacation news: rental car shortage continues, volcano on pause & Big Island drops second COVID test

– The Hawaii rental car shortage continues to be a problem. Hawaii Tourism Authority reports that many vehicles are already reserved at most major rental companies through August. See our article with suggested solutions for getting around to see the islands during this shortage. We’ve updated that article to include some hotels that have shuttle services. – One non-conventional rental car option is Turo’s car-sharing company. Maui News published this article explaining how local Maui residents...
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Volcano, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island, Maui, Maui News, Trans Pacific, Hilo, Hawaii Tourism Authority, Hawaii Big Island, General Hawaii, Turo, Halema, Coronavirus COVID 19, Rental Car Advice


Memorial Day weekend crowds expected, pain at the pump, rental car shortage, more than half of Hawaii fully vaccinated, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

  Waikiki Trolley ©2021 All Hawaii News Record-setting crowds expected during Memorial Day weekend in Hawaii. With Hawaii residents and visitors champing at the bit to enjoy the great outdoors maskless, this Memorial Day weekend could prove to be a record-setting one in terms of numbers. Star-Advertiser.Pain at the Pump: Hawaiʻi Gas Prices Climb to 2014 Levels. Heading into the Memorial Day weekend for travel, gas prices for Hawaiʻi continued to climb, reaching levels not seen since No...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, United States, Hawaii, Associated Press, Micronesia, Pacific, Marshall Islands, Big Island, Hawaii Island, Hawaiian Airlines, Maui, Department Of Health, Hawai, Honolulu, Hawaii County


Miles Teller Allegedly Punched in Face at Maui Restaurant Over Wedding Dispute

Miles Teller was assaulted during his vacation in Hawaii ... TMZ has learned.
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Your headquarters for gastropub food should be HQ Gastropub in Woodland Hills

Recently, a visit to a restaurant with the word “fusion” in its name sent me into a bit of a meditation on what the heck the word actually meant. In theory, it’s foods mixing from different cuisines to create a, I don’t know, synergy or new amalgam. In the case of this restaurant, some of the dishes were Japanese, some American, some Spanish. Since they didn’t actually collide in the preparation, it wasn’t really the food that was “fusion” — it was the menu. (Hey! I need something to think about...
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Hawaii outdoor mask mandate lifted, economic outlook rises, University of Hawaii mulls fully open campuses, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

  Photo by engin akyurt on Unsplash Gov. Ige Eliminates Mask Mandate for Outdoors, Allows Ocean Sports Competitions. Gov. David Ige announced Tuesday people will no longer have to wear masks outdoors, effective immediately, as COVID-19 cases decrease and more people get vaccinated. The governor said he would maintain a requirement that people wear masks indoors. The same rules will apply regardless of whether someone is vaccinated. Associated Press. Star-Advertiser. Tribune-Herald. Big...
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