UH study predicts more rainbows due to climate change.
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|UH study: Expect to see more rainbows due to climate change
The study predicts that by 2100, the world will experience about 5% more days with rainbows than at the beginning of the 21st century. That’s because a warmer atmosphere, caused by human activities like burning fossil fuels, are changing patterns and amounts of rainfall and cloud cover. Maui Now. Kauai Now. Hawaii News Now. KHON2.
Interior Department seeking input on new Hawaiian consultation process
Why parents want ‘more of a voice’ in Hawai‘i’s education system
Department of Education braces for increased electricity bills
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Hawaiian Historical Society Has Preserved the Islands’ Past for 130 Years
Located at the Mission Houses, the collection includes 12,000 books and pamphlets as well as manuscripts, photographs and art. The Hawaiian Historical Society, founded in 1892, is one of the Islands’ oldest nonprofits and an early benefactor was Queen Lili‘uokalani….. read more.
|Honolulu City Council approves bill to streamline building permitting process
The measure replaces a notary requirement with an online form that property owners can submit to affirm they have no pending fines or penalties with the city. Hawai‘i Public Radio.
Honolulu Police Department body-worn camera violations rise
Meth remains O‘ahu’s top overdose killer
Hundreds of Aloha Stadium artifacts sold at auction
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St. Andrew’s Priory Merit Scholarship Application Open
The application for the St. Andrew’s Priory Merit Scholarship is now open for the 2023-24 school year. Embracing the value of a purposeful life, students are encouraged to recognize their individuality with emotional awareness and intelligence….. read more.
|Astronomers discover closest black hole to Earth using Maunakea telescope
A team of astronomers using the Gemini North Telescope on Maunakea detected a black hole only 1,600 light-years from Earth, about one-third of the distance away from the previous known closest black hole. Tribune-Herald.
County Council and housing office divided on how to use $9 million for homeless problem
Council panel agrees with exemptions for 229-unit affordable housing project
Council OKs zoning applications for Honoka‘a housing development
Husband sues pit bull owners for wrongful death after wife dies from dog attack
A Big Island business group is putting on a drag show despite the handful of haters
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|Maui looks to crack down on companies selling shares of second homes
A County Council measure would expand the definition of timeshare to include stays of up to 180 days to try to limit multiple owners from buying into vacation homes. Civil Beat.
Maui proposes major improvements to Lahaina’s Front Street
9.5-acres at ʻŌpelu Point in Kīpahulu, Maui is now protected in perpetuity
Former Maui police officer sentenced to 10 years for attempted child enticement
Union PAC shifts attention to Maui races amid contentious debate over development
|Shifting Garbage Patch means less marine debris on Kaua‘i
As the location of the garbage patch shifts amid changing ocean currents, the amount of debris washing up on island has fallen dramatically. Garden Island.
Construction of Kapa‘a roundabout continues; more lane closures scheduled
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