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2014-01-28 23:34:17

Leading timeshare marketplace, RedWeek.com, announces their list of Top 25 timeshare rental resorts. The complete list of top 25 timeshare rental resorts can be found on http://www.redweek.com. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 For the seventh year running, leading timeshare marketplace RedWeek.com releases its list of Top 25 timeshare rental resorts. The Top 25 ranking is calculated using rental demand statistics from the site's more than 1.9 million registered users. The top five...

2014-01-28 23:30:06

Season Three of Health Beauty Life with Patrick Dockry is airing to 90 million households on WEtv on Saturdays from January to March 2014. Oceanside, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Available to 90 million households, Health Beauty Life with Patrick Dockry Season Three has debuted on Saturdays at 9:30 am EST/PST, 8:30 am CST and will run from January 4 to March 29, 2014. Exploring trends in celebrity, food, beauty & fashion, health & fitness, travel, and lifestyle, each episode...

Asian Air Pollution In Hawaii Is Tied To Climate Variability
2014-01-28 12:48:57

Princeton University Air pollution from Asia has been rising for several decades but Hawaii had seemed to escape the ozone pollution that drifts east with the springtime winds. Now a team of researchers has found that shifts in atmospheric circulation explain the trends in Hawaiian ozone pollution. The researchers found that since the mid-1990s, these shifts in atmospheric circulation have caused Asian ozone pollution reaching Hawaii to be relatively low in spring but rise significantly...

2014-01-27 12:30:36

Sustainable ranching is the goal for the partnership with the University of Hawaii Educational Program MAUNALOA, Hawaii, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium quality, 100% Grass-Fed, Hormone-Free beef that is born, raised, and finished in Hawaii, will be available for market because of the Wagyu embryo transplant success. In addition, local ranchers and students are seizing the opportunity to learn the Artificial Insemination process during a week-long informative and practical...

2014-01-23 08:24:38

HONOLULU, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (HEI) (NYSE: HE) said today that it plans to announce its 2013 earnings results on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. In addition, American Savings Bank, F.S.B. (American), a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of HEI, plans to announce its 2013 earnings results on Thursday, January 30, 2014, the same day American expects to file financial reports to meet regulatory filing requirements. HEI also announced that it will...

2014-01-22 23:23:27

Video Series Show the Front Lines of Pacific Sea Level Rise Honolulu, Hawaii (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Pacific Islanders in Micronesia, Palau and the Marshall Islands are watching their homelands vanish, as sea levels rise at an alarming rate due to climate change. The devastating effects on island livelihood are documented in three new videos "Vanishing Islands," "Changing Palau," and "Encroaching Seas" by LYON.US.com, a Hawaii-based planning and engineering...

2014-01-21 08:27:07

Autistic, Abused, Engineer, Orphan, Marine, Minister, Scottish Knight, Author, Life-Coach and now Aloha Joe in Hawaii KALAPANA, Hawaii, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding the positive side of adversity is a daily mantra for disabled former Marine, Joe Holt. With a personal history that encompasses PTSD from childhood, physical and sexual abuse in foster homes, numerous broken bones, the loss of his right knee to an electric saw and a discharge for traumatic brain injury from his...

2014-01-21 08:21:40

- The carrier is ready to fly passengers to their romantic holiday BEIJING, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China celebrated the start of its Beijing - Hawaii service with a ceremony held at T3 of Beijing Capital International Airport at 15:00 on January 20, 2014. In attendance were the invitees from U.S. Embassy in China, Beijing Capital International Airport Customs, Beijing General Station of Entry-Exit Frontier Inspection, Beijing Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau...

2014-01-15 16:20:21

Deserving Young Patriots Will Win $5,000 SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Operation Homefront today announced the 155 semi-finalists - representing all five service branches - for the 2014 Military Child of the Year® Award. 2014 marks the sixth year that Operation Homefront has presented the award, which will be given to one outstanding military child from each branch of Service: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. (Logo:...

2014-01-14 08:28:02

New Analysis Finds 32 States Fail to Vaccinate at least 40 Percent of Adults 18-64 Years Old WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An analysis released today by the Trust for America's Health (TFAH) found that only 35.7 percent of adults ages 18 to 64 years old got the flu shot last season (the most recent period data with available data). By comparison, 56.6 percent of children (ages 6 months to 17 years old) and 66.2 percent of seniors (ages 65 and older) were vaccinated....


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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