Science foundation discusses funding giant telescope in Hawaii

AP 08/23/2020

HONOLULU — The National Science Foundation has launched an informal outreach to Hawaii about possible funding efforts for the stalled Thirty Meter Telescope project. The effort by the nation’s top funder of basic research could lead to…

Tomas: Cebuano chef makes it big in Hawaii

Doris C. Bongcac 02/10/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A graduate of Cebu City’s Department of Manpower Development and Placement (DMDP) employment program has made it big in Honolulu, Hawaii. Aljun Rabaya, a native of Talisay City, now works as Executive Chef…

Hawaii town to pursue lava tourism

AP 07/22/2018

Honolulu — Stunning images of Hawaii’s erupting Kilauea volcano have captivated people around the world. But ironically it’s nearly impossible for residents and visitors on the ground to see the lava — a fact that’s squeezing the…

Scientists: Hawaii eruption far from over

AP 06/08/2018

HONOLULU — Lava from the Kilauea volcano that flowed into Kapoho Bay has created nearly a mile of new land and officials with the US Geological Survey said Thursday the flow is still very active and there’s…

MIAS 2018: Hyundai shows off Kona subcompact crossover

Carl Cabusas 04/07/2018

The Hyundai Kona, named after a place in Hawaii, is a new sub compact crossover that will compete with the Nissan Juke, Suzuki Vitara and Mazda CX3. It is available in 4×2 and 4×4 variants. Shown at…

Cebuano nurse in Hawaii, one of the candidates in Misters of Filipinas

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/23/2017

A CEBUANO nurse working in Hawaii will be one of the candidates in the Misters of Filipinas pageant. Lyre Yves Campos, 24, from Talisay City will represent the Filipino community in Hawaii, as announced in the Misters…

US readies Pacific missile tests to counter attacks

AP 07/23/2017

Kodiak, Alaska, United States — The US Coast Guard is warning ships and other mariners to stay clear of the sea between Kodiak Island and Hawaii in the Pacific for several hours as the Army tests missiles…

Pia Wurtzbach and Marlon Stockinger spend New Year in Hawaii

Apple Ta-as 01/02/2017

MISS Universe Pia Wurtzbach welcomed the New Year with her beau Filipino-Swiss car racing champion Marlon Stockinger on the beach of Hawaii. On New Year’s Day, Pia shared a photo on Instagram showing her and Marlon, spending…

The dream of a benevolent dictator

Raymund Fernandez 11/29/2016

There is a reason why a superhero like Batman or Spiderman don’t run for president. They know: “With great power comes great responsibility.” And political offices like the presidency of any country, even ours, would simply not…

PH bet Kylie Versoza wins sixth Miss International Crown

Apple Ta-as 10/27/2016

THE PHILIPPINES’ bet Kylie Verzosa brought home the crown in this year’s Miss International pageant held at Tokyo Dome City Hall in Tokyo, Japan last Thursday (Oct. 27). Kylie is the sixth Filipina to bring home the…

Lapu-Lapu firm investigated

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 09/10/2016

THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Visayas (BFAR-7) is investigating the Lapu Lapu City-based company that was blamed for exporting scallops that caused a Hepatitis A outbreak in Hawaii. Elvie Flores of the Fisheries…

Hawaii to host 2018 Wekaf World C’ships

Calvin D. Cordova 07/21/2016

THE BATTLE has yet to start but the delegation of World Eskrima-Kali-Arnis Federation (Wekaf)-Hawaii already scored some sort of victory as it earned the right to host the 2018 Wekaf World Championship. “We are very excited. We…

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