08-15-18

He hālāwai hōʻeuʻeu no ke kūʻē ʻana i kahi hui kūʻai poke.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 15 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻĀkoakoa iho nei nā kānaka he 200 a emi mai ma ka Pāka Kia Hoʻomanaʻo ʻo Millennium ma Kikako a kaʻi like akula a i mua pono o kekahi o nā hale ʻaina ʻo Aloha Poke no ka hōʻike ʻana i ko lākou kūʻē ʻana i ka hana a ka hui nona ia hale ʻaina. Ua hoʻokuleana ʻia aku ia hui e hoʻohana ai i nā hua ʻōlelo ʻo aloha me poke, a no laila, ua koikoi akula ia hui i nā hale ʻaina ʻē aʻe a hale kūʻai paha nona ia inoa hoʻokahi nō, ʻo “Aloha Poke,” e ʻoki ʻia aku ia inoa. A ʻo ia ke kumu i ala aʻe nei nā kānaka me ke kūʻēʻē ʻana i ka Hui ʻo Aloha Poke.

He hoʻokūkū hou kahi e ʻimi ai i mea e pau ai ka maʻi ʻino e make loa nei ke kumu ʻōhiʻa lehua, ʻo ia maʻi ʻino, ʻo ia ka Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death. ʻO ka makana o ia hoʻokūkū, he $75,000. A ʻo ka makana nui loa paha, ʻo ia ke ola ʻana o ka ʻōhiʻa lehua. Na ke Keʻena o ke Kuhina Kālaiʻāina e mālama nei i ka hoʻokūkū ma ka hana pū ʻana me Conservation X Labs. A he kono ia i nā kaiāulu akeakamai, puni waiwai hoʻopuka, a ʻenehana, e waiho mai i manao no ka hana e pau ai ka Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death. Paipai ʻia ka poʻe e komo ana i loko o ia hoʻokūkū, e haku i wahi e ʻike koke ʻia ai nā kumu ʻōhiʻa lehua i loaʻa i ia maʻi a i wahi paha e emi ai ka laha ʻana o ke kalina ʻino e maʻi ai ke kumu, a i wahi e pale ai i ka loaʻa ʻana o ke kumu ʻōhiʻa lehua i ia maʻi. A ʻo ka pahuhopu nui loa, ʻo ia ka hana ʻana i mea e ola ai nā kumu i loaʻa i ia maʻi a i mea nō hoʻi e hoʻopau loa ai i nā mea hoʻomaʻi o ka Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pōhaku kaomi moena.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka kiʻinoho, ʻo ia hoʻi, he mea maʻa mau ka noho ʻana ma ka hale, ʻaʻole e puka i waho.

08-14-18

He mau mākaʻi paʻi wikiō ko Honolulu nei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 14 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAkahi nō a hoʻomaka ka Hui Mokulele ʻo Hawaiian i hana e pono ai ka poʻe makemake e halihali ʻia nā ukana ma kēia pae ʻāina nei. He mau mokulele lele piliʻāina hou ko ia hui mokulele, a ʻo ka ukana wale nō ke halihali ʻia aʻe ma ʻō a ma ʻaneʻi o kēia pae ʻāina nei. I ka lā mua o ʻAukake i hoʻomaka ai ʻo Hawaiian i ka lawelawe ʻana i ia hana. I kēia manawa, he lele ia mau mokulele mai Honolulu a i Līhuʻe a hoʻi, a mai Honolulu a i Hilo a hoʻi. A i ka wā e loaʻa ai ʻelua mokulele halihali ukana hou i kēia makahiki aʻe, e hoʻomaka ka lele ʻana i Kahului a me Kona.

ʻO ka mīkini paʻi wikiō kekahi mea e kau ana ma ka poʻe mākaʻi o Honolulu nei. I ka Pōʻakahi nei, hoʻomaka iho nei ke kau ʻana o ka mīkini paʻi wikiō ma kekahi mau mākaʻi he 30 o ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu. ʻO ia mīkini paʻi wikiō, he paʻi wikiō mau i nā kekona he 30 me ke kāpae o nā kekona he 30 i paʻi ʻē ʻia. A ke kaomi ka mākaʻi i ke pihi he ʻelua manawa, mālama ʻia nā kekona he 30 i paʻi ʻē ʻia a e hoʻomau ʻia ke paʻi wikiō ʻana a hoʻopio ʻia ka mīkini. A he manaʻo ko ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Honolulu, e kau ka mīkini paʻi wikiō ma nā mākaʻi he 1,200 i loko o nā makahiki ʻelua e hiki mai ana.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Moʻa aʻela nō kā ka ʻalae huapī.

He ʻōlelo kēia no kahi kanaka pī nāna e hana no kona pono iho, ʻo ia wale nō.

08-13-18

Pau iho nei ke koho wae moho.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 13 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ma ke alualu ʻana i ke kūlana kiaʻāina o ka ʻaoʻao Kemokalaka, lilo aku nei ka hapanui o nā pāloka i ke Kiaʻāina David Ige, he 124,528 pāloka, he 51.37 pākeneka. A ʻo Coleen Hanabusa ka mea i kokoke loa, he 107,583 pāloka, he 44.38 pākeneka. A ma ka ʻaoʻao Lepupalika, ʻo Andria Tupola ka lanakila, a he 17,282 pāloka i lilo iā ia, he 55.51 pākeneka. A ʻo John Carroll ka moho ma hope mai, he 10,969 wale nō pāloka, he 35.23 pākeneka. A no laila, ʻo Ige lāua ʻo Tupola nā moho i koe no ke kūlana kiaʻāina. A ma ka ʻaoʻao ʻŌmaʻomaʻo, ʻo Jim Brewer wale nō ka moho hoʻokahi, a no laila, ʻo ia kai lanakila, he 454 mau pāloka. A ma ka ʻaoʻao Kūʻokoʻa (N), ʻo Terrence Teruya kai lanakila, he 542 pāloka.

A ʻo nā moho i koe no ke kūlana hope kiaʻāina, ma ka ʻaoʻao Kemokalaka, ʻo Josh Green kai lanakila, he 74,819 mau pāloka. A ʻo Jill Tokuda, aia nō ma hope pono, he 68,107 pāloka. A ma ka ʻaoʻao Lepupalika, ʻo Marissa Dipasupil Kerns kai lanakila, he 9,749 pāloka. Ma ka ʻaoʻao ʻŌmaʻomaʻo, ʻo Renee Ing wale nō ka moho, he 444 pāloka. A ma ka ʻaoʻao Kūʻokoʻa, ʻo Paul Robotti kai lanakila, he 535 mau pāloka.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Paʻa ka waʻa i Kaʻena.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua piha inaina kekahi.

08-09-18

Hōʻike aʻela nā kumu kula aupuni o Hawaiʻi, ʻo Doug Chin kā lākou moho e kākoʻo ai.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 9 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻahā. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Hōʻike aʻela ka ʻAhahuina Howard Hughes, ka mea kūkulu iā Ward Village, i ka nui o nā kānaka kūʻai i pūlima i ka palapala ʻaelike no ke kūʻai ʻana mai i nā keʻena noho o ka hale ʻo ʻAʻaliʻi. He 751 mau keʻena noho, a he 500 mau palapala ʻaelike i pau i ka pūlima ʻia. ʻO ka hapanui o nā keʻena noho ma ʻAʻaliʻi, he liʻiliʻi mai kahi noho. ʻO ke keʻena noho ʻuʻuku, he 277 wale nō ona kapuaʻi kuea, a ʻo ke kumu kūʻai, he $500,000. ʻO nā keʻena noho o nā hale mua ʻekolu o Ward Village, ua ʻoi aku ka nui i ko ʻAʻaliʻi, a ʻo ke kumu kūʻai, mai ka hoʻokahi miliona kālā a ka 3.6 miliona kālā. He manaʻo ko ka mea kūkulu e hoʻomaka ke kūkulu ʻana iā ʻAʻaliʻi i kēia makahiki nei. A he manaʻo nō hoʻi kona e kūkulu i hale hou e like loa me ʻAʻaliʻi.

Ua holo ihola ka manaʻo o ka ʻAhahui Kumu Kula Aupuni o Hawaiʻi e kākoʻo i ka Hope Kiaʻāina Doug Chin ma kona alualu ʻana i ke kūlana luna makaʻāinana ma ka ʻĀpana ʻAhaʻōlelo Lāhui ʻEkahi. Wahi a ka pelekikena o ka ʻAhahui Kumu Kula Aupuni o Hawaiʻi, ʻo Corey Rosenlee, he manaʻo ko Chin e hoʻonui i ke kālā o ka waihona hoʻonaʻauao, a e hoʻonui nō hoʻi i ka uku o nā kumu kula, a e hoʻēmi i ka nui o nā haumāna ma ka papa. ʻO nā moho ʻē aʻe e alualu ana i ia kūlana like, ʻo ia ka Lunamakaʻāinana mokuʻāina Kaniela Ing, ka Lunamakaʻāinana mokuʻāina Beth Fukumoto, a me ke Kenekoa mokuʻāina Donna Mercado Kim.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Kuāua nui hoʻi kēlā e hele mai nei.

Hoʻopuka ʻia kēia ʻōlelo i ka wā e ʻike aku ai i nā kānaka he nui i ka hele mai.

08-08-18

He ahi hou kai hōlapu ma Kapolei.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 8 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō nā kānaka kinai ahi o Honolulu ke noke akula i ka hakakā me ke ahi ma Mākaha a me Waiʻanae i ka lā i nehinei. Ma Mākaha, hoʻomalu ʻia he 80 pākeneka o ke ahi, a ma Waiʻanae, pau i ka hoʻomalu ʻia he 90 pākeneka o ke ahi.

A ma Kapolei, ma kahi o ke Kikowaena Kūʻai ʻo Ka Makana Aliʻi, ʻā ʻia aʻela ke ahi a hōlapu aʻela. Ua pau he ʻeiwa ʻeka ʻāina i ke ahi. Ua pani ʻia ua kikowaena kūʻai lā i ka hola 4:20 o ka ʻauinalā a hoʻohaʻalele ʻia aku nā kānaka ma muli o ka uahi. ʻO ka mea maikaʻi, ua kaʻa aku ke ahi ma lalo o ka hoʻomalu ʻana o nā kānaka kinai ahi i ka hola 8:25 o ke ahiahi.

Ua emi ihola ka ikaika o ka makani pāhili ʻo Hector. He ikaika nō naʻe, he makani pāhili māhele 3, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻo ka ikaika ʻoi loa o ka makani, he 125 mile o ka hola. ʻO ke kikowaena o ia makani pāhili, e kāʻalo ana he 150 mile ma ka ʻaoʻao hema o ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi i kēia lā. Ua kūkala ʻia aʻela ma laila, e pāhola paha ka ʻino kalopikala, a ʻo ka ikaika loa o ka makani, he 39 mile a ʻoi o ka hola. A e nui nā nalu ma nā kahakai hikina o ka moku o Keawe a me Maui a Kama.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pūhā hewa ka honu i ka lā makani.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i hoʻopuka i kahi ʻōlelo kūpono ʻole i ka manawa kūpono ʻole, a ʻo kona pilikia ihola nō ia.

08-07-18

Lanakila ka hui Mālama Mākua.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 7 o ʻAukake, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAe hou ʻia ka hele ʻana o ka hui Mālama Mākua i Mākua no ka hana ʻana i nā hana kahiko mai nā kūpuna mai. Ma mua, ua hiki nō i ka poʻe hana i nā hana o ke au kahiko ke hele aku i kekahi mau wahi o Mākua, akā, i ka mahina ʻo Iune o ka makahiki 2014, ua hōʻole ihola ka Pūʻalikoa i ke komo o ke kanaka me ka ʻōlelo ʻana, ua pono ke hoʻokō ka Pūʻalikoa i ka hana e pono ai ke Kānāwai Mālama Wahi Pana Aupuni i mea e palekana ai ke ola o ke kanaka ke hele aku i laila. A aia a hoʻokō ʻia a laila e ʻoki ʻia ka mauʻu ma nā ala i nā wahi i ʻae ʻia. Ma ka lā 6 o ʻApelila, e ʻoki mauʻu ana ʻelua mau kānaka ma Mākua no ka hoʻomaʻamaʻa pūʻalikoa. A i ko lāua wā e ʻoki ana i ka mauʻu, pahū aʻela kekahi pōkā e waiho wale ana a ʻeha ihola lāua ʻelua.

He 9,000 ʻeka ʻāina a emi iki mai i pau i ke ahi ma Mākaha a me Waiʻanae. Ua pau i ke kinai ʻia kahi hapa nui, ʻaʻole naʻe e ʻōlelo ana ke ahi, ua ana ia. ʻAʻole ʻo nā kānaka kinai ahi wale nō o Honolulu ke paʻu ana i ka hana, alu like ana ke Keʻena Kinai Ahi Pekelala, ke Keʻena ʻĀina a Waiwai Pili ʻĀina a pēia pū me ke Kiaʻi Aupuni Pūʻalikoa.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Papapau kākou, he ʻaʻā ko ka hale.

ʻO ia ka mea e ʻike ʻia nei ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi ma muli o ka pele e kahe aʻela.

05-30-18

He wahi noi kā ke Keʻena Kolokolo o ke Aupuni Pekelala.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 30 o Mei, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aia nō ke Keʻena Kolokolo o ke Aupuni Pekelala ke noi aʻe nei i kōkua ma ka ʻimi ʻana aku iā Jonathan Fraser a loaʻa. He wahi makana ke lilo aku i ke kanaka nāna kahi ʻike e loaʻa ai ʻo Fraser, he $20,000 a emi mai. Ua ʻike hope loa ʻia ʻo Fraser i ka lā 30 o Iulai o ka makahiki 2016 ma kona wahi keʻena noho ma 6233 Keōkea Place a i ke ao ʻana aʻe i kekahi lā, hoʻomaopopo akula ka ʻohana o Fraser i ka ʻoihana mākaʻi no kona nalowale ʻana. I ka lā 8 o ʻAukake, 2016, ua loaʻa maila kona kaʻa i ka mākaʻi ma kahi o ka huina o ke alanui ʻo Summer me ke ala ʻo Kuliʻouʻou. Inā he wahi ʻike kāu no ka nalowale ʻana o Fraser, e kāhea i ke Keʻena Kolokolo o ke Aupuni Pekelala ma Honolulu nei ma ka helu 566-4300.

Pilikia ihola ʻo Roseanne Barr i kona waha haukaʻe. I nehinei, hoʻopuka aʻela ʻo Barr i kahi ʻōlelo hoʻokae ʻili ma ʻIoʻio e pili ana iā Valerie Jarrett, he hoa kūkā no Barack Obama ma mua. Ma muli o ia ʻōlelo, ua hoʻopau koke ʻia ka polokalamu kīwī ʻo “Roseanne” e ka hui ʻo ABC. He mea ʻole ka nui o ke kālā i lilo aku iā ABC ma ka loaʻa mai nā hoʻolaha mai, he $45 miliona mai ka polokalamu mua a i ka iwa o ka polokalamu. A manaʻo ʻia, he $60 miliona ka nui e loaʻa no ke kikina hou. ʻAʻole naʻe e hihi, ua hewa ka waha o Barr.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

A aloha wale ʻia kā hoʻi ʻo Kaunuohua, he puʻu wale nō.

He mea nui ke aloha i ke kanaka.