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The Tsunami warning for the Hawaiian Islands has just been cancelled. It was pretty not much more than one would expect with rapid tide changes and as far as I know, there was no damage. Mainland property owners can relax and local residents can return to their homes. Aloha & thanks for all the...
I woke early this morning and learned of the devasting Chile earthquake. I extend my sympathies to all those who are impacted by this tragedy. Hawaii is under a Tusnami warning with the first wave expected at 11:19 AM today and subsequent waves for 6-8 hours afterwards. The Tsunami sirens went ...
It was back in 2007 that I first posted an article on the Hawaii Superferry which was trying to establish inter-island ferry service amid battles with protesters which included the Sierra Club. A lot has happened in the interim and after limited service, the Sierra Club prevailed, the courts rul...
A recent article in the Honolulu Star Bulletin newspaper stated that "A declining trend in mainland foreclosures is not expected to extend locally". Of course this is disappointing to the many who are weary of distressed properties and hoping for a near-term recovery. While the article points o...
[If picture does not show, hit your browser refresh button] Koloa Landing, the new condominium complex under construction in Poipu on Kauai's South Shore, held a Broker's Open House last week for brokers and agents to preview completed and furnished 2 bedroom & 3 bedroom units. This is one of th...
I frequently fly between the islands as part of my regular commute between the islands of Kauai and Maui with most flights requiring a Honolulu connection. Today as we approached the Honlulu runway the pilot suddenly aborted and began to climb out with engines at full power for a go-around. Sec...
[If picture does not show, hit your browser refresh button] Kokee State Park on the Island of Kauai Aloha on this Valentines Day 2010 Search Kauai/Big Island | Search Maui | Email | About Me | Visit Website | Phone/Text (808) 651-4550 Engineering Hawaii Dreams Today--Helping Buyers Find Dream ...
Kauai has joined the island of Oahu by passing an ordinance banning use of handheld electronics while driving. The Oahu ordinance is already in effect and Kauai's will begin on May 3. The Kauai mayor has promised to sign the bill when it arrives at his desk. It's not yet clear what steps the co...