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2013-10-30 04:20:07

- An additional pleasant option for holidaymakers BEIJING, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At an October 29 evening gala held at Kempinski Hotel in Beijing, Air China and Hawaii Tourism Authority announced that Air China's Beijing-Hawaii nonstop service will start on January 21, 2014. The new service will make Air China the first carrier operating nonstop links between Beijing and Hawaii, and make Hawaii the carrier's 6(th) destination in North America in addition to New York, Los...

2013-10-28 23:25:39

Maui'd Forever offers travel special to Hawaii, Oahu, Maui and Kauai starting at $539 per person. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Maui’d Forever is one of Hawaii’s few full service, all-Hawaiian Islands wedding planner and coordinator. Founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Mark Steffan, the company operates on the Hawaiian Islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii. They are happy to announce a travel package special from Pleasant Holidays. Pleasant does more...

Jellyfish Numbers Shifting Climate Patterns
2013-10-24 15:47:31

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every month, 8 to 12 days after each full moon, Waikiki Beach is invaded by large numbers of box jellyfish. After witnessing the phenomenon countless times, Honolulu lifeguard Landy Blair, in conjunction with researchers at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa, started tracking the numbers of jellyfish that invade the beach with each cycle. Over 170 full moons after they began, the team’s published findings in the latest issue of PLOS...

2013-10-24 12:27:10

It's Still Free... Coaching & Patches, Personalized Quit Plan, Quit by Phone or Online HONOLULU, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hawaii Tobacco Quitline announces their new online Coaching service. This service provides experienced web-based Quit Coaches(®) and free nicotine patches and gum to help curb cravings. In addition, they provide interactive lessons, exercises and tracking tools, online discussion forums with Quit Coaches and others trying to quit, plus encouraging and...

2013-10-17 23:26:48

Proud to Show Off the Best Authentic Hawaiian Luau on the Big Island of Hawaii, Maui'd Forever Clients can Preview this Exciting New Video Kailua Kona, HI (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Maui'd Forever, Hawaii's premiere wedding planning and coordination company is dedicated to being an effective and cost effective way to provide for one’s entire Hawaii wedding, reception needs. They have partnered up with Tom Barefoot’s Tours providing an activity agent that gives experienced...

2013-10-17 12:29:45

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In order to provide consumers with information regarding how the new Affordable Care Act insurance exchanges compare to one another, HealthPocket evaluated the individual state exchanges as well as the exchange dedicated to Washington, D.C. residents. HealthPocket's health insurance exchange comparison found that Connecticut's exchange, AccessHealthCT, had the quickest process for state residents to review online health...

2013-10-16 23:28:41

Tooshlights™, the first to market public restroom lighting system is paving the way for the future of public restrooms, letting patrons “know where to go” as denoted by the lighting systems installed above the public restroom stalls. Launching January 2014 under Co-founders Allen Klevens and Todd Bermann, this LED lighting system expedites restroom wait times, enhances restroom security, assures restroom privacy, and the lights are 100% accurate as to whether the restroom is...

2013-10-14 23:22:44

Maui'd Forever Hawaii Travel Packages Special offers round trip air, accommodations and car rental with only a $50 deposit per person. (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 Maui’d Forever is one of Hawaii’s few full service, all-Hawaiian Islands wedding planner and coordinator. Founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Mark Steffan, the company operates on the Hawaiian Islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii. They are happy to announce a Hawaii travel package special from Pleasant...

2013-10-14 23:00:47

Takes Place November 20-24 and is Part of Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea's Unforgettable Events Program Maui, HI (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea has announced that Michael Chang, former French Open champion and world #2 ranked singles tennis player, has been added to the roster of five top pros who will be conducting the seventh annual Wailea Fantasy Tennis Camp. Held this year from November 20-24, 2013 at the Wailea Tennis Club and at the resort, the...

2013-10-11 16:22:24

--More than 90 elite pros scheduled to compete in Kona on October 12; Craig Alexander (AUS) Looks to Reclaim Title in Possible Last Attempt-- KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2013 GoPro IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawai'i--long considered the most iconic endurance event in the world--will once again bring together the very best male and female professional athletes in the world to compete in what will be the largest and most international edition of the...


Latest Hawaii Reference Libraries

Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Mauna Kea
2014-04-10 11:49:35

Mauna Kea is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 13,803 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island and is thought to be about one million years old. Mauna Kea, like all Hawaiian volcanoes, was created when the Pacific tectonic plate passed over a volcanic hotspot. The Hawaiian volcanoes, which extend over an area known as the Hawaiian Ridge – Emperor Seamount chain, have been well studied, but it is not known how the...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Kīlauea
2014-04-08 12:33:13

Kīlauea is an active shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is located within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This volcano, which reaches an elevation of 4,091 feet, is one of five volcanoes that form the island and it is the most active. It is thought to be between 300,000 and 600,000 years old and is the second youngest of all the Hawaii volcanoes. It was formed when the Pacific tectonic plate moved over the Hawaiian hotspot and like other Hawaiian volcanoes, it began...

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