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(HONOLULU) – This afternoon maintenance and harbor workers from the DLNR Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR) will finish a four-day-long clean-up of the Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor, Hawai‘i’s largest small boat harbor. DOBOR had hoped to retain a private contractor to clean up masses of debris that washed down the Ala Wai ...
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HONOLULU – A team of students from ‘Iolani School, representing the State of Hawaii, placed second at the 2018 National LifeSmarts Championship held in San Diego, California from April 21-24. A total of 34 teams from across the nation competed in the 24th annual high school consumer education competition. LifeSmarts is a free educational program ...
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Honolulu, HI – The Department of Human Services (DHS) has opened an application period for its Preschool Open Doors (POD) program-2018-2019 POD school year and encourages families to apply between May 1, 2018 and May 31, 2018. Applications received during this period will be considered for preschool participation during July 1, 2018 and June 30, ...
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  Shot Sheet-Coral Nursery Outplanting May 1 2018 (HONOLULU) – More than two years ago, workers from the DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources’ Ānuenue Coral Restoration Nursery on Sand Island Access Road embarked on a novel, first-of-its-kind endeavor, to “fast-grow” what are typically slow growing species of native Hawaiian coral species. Hawai‘i has among the ...
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PUTTING INVESTORS FIRST MONTH

Posted on May 1, 2018 in Proclamations

MAY DAY WAIKIKI

Posted on May 1, 2018 in Proclamations

HONOLULU – During national Air Quality Awareness Week on April 30 – May 4, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) Clean Air Branch (CAB) reminds the public that air quality affects everyone’s health and the responsibility of improving air quality for future generations falls on all of us.   Each year, the U.S. Environmental Protection ...
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MEDIA ADVISORY Document Fast-Grow Coral Pyramids Being Placed in the Ocean   What: More than two years ago, workers from the DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources’ Ānuenue Coral Restoration Nursery on Sand Island Access Road embarked on a novel, first-of-its-kind endeavor, to “fast-grow” what are typically slow growing species of native Hawaiian coral species.  Over ...
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HONOLULU – Stephen Levins, Executive Director of the State of Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) today announced that the office has initiated an investigation into a data breach involving Zippy’s Restaurants in Hawaii. Zippy’s announced late this afternoon that it suffered a major security breach affecting customers at its Hawaii restaurants. Information compromised in ...
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  HONOLULU – The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) board of directors on Thursday (April 26) approved emergency funding of $180,000 to support a free shuttle service to transport residents between Wainiha and Haena on Kauai’s north shore. The remote region, which is home to several hundred residents, has been completely cut off from vehicle access ...
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