04-20-18

He ahi ke hōlapu ana ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 20 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E lapalapa ana ke ahi ma ke kahua o lalo o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa i ke ahiahi o ka Pōʻahā nei. Aia nō ma ke kahua liʻiliʻi o ka hui uila ma ke ala ʻo Kalele ma waho o ke Kahua Pāʻani ʻo Les Murakami. Ua ʻōlelo kekahi mau kānaka, ua lohe ʻia ka pahū ʻana ma mua o ka ʻā ʻana o ke ahi. ʻAʻohe ola i pōʻino. Kinai ʻia iho nei ke ahi e ka poʻe kinai ahi, akā, ma muli o ia ahi, ua pio loa ihola ke kukui ma nā hale he nui ma Lēʻahi, Kapahulu, Pūowaina, Makiki, Mānoa, Nuʻuanu a me Kāna Lui. A holo hou ana ka uila ma ia mau wahi a pau i ka hola 8:40 o ia pō, koe naʻe kekahi mau wahi o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa. A i kēia manawa, aia nō ka uila e holo hou ana ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi a puni. A e mālama ʻia ana nā papa e like me ka mea mau.

 

ʻO nā kāne pōpō paʻipaʻi o ka Punahou ka ʻoi ma ka ʻAhahui Kula Uku o Honolulu. A ʻo ka 15 ia o ka inoa moho o ka ʻAhahui Kula Uku o Honolulu i lilo iā lākou ma nā makahiki he 15 i hala iho nei. Ua suipa lilo akula ʻo Punahou iā ʻIolani, he 25 i ka 17, he 25 i ka 22, a he 25 i ka 11. E hoʻomaka ana ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho o ka Mokuʻāina i ka lā 30 o ʻApelila. ʻO ka Punahou, ua lilo akula iā ia he 11 inoa moho mokuʻāina Māhele I ma nā makahiki he 13 i kaʻa hope aku nei.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ma Koʻolau e ʻōlelo ai, he lohe ma Kona.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo ka laha koke ʻana aʻe o kahi ʻōlelo a puni ka ʻāina.

04-18-18

Ua hoʻopiha ʻia ka mākālua ma ka Hale o nā Lunamakaʻāinana.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 18 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

He manaʻo ko Dennis “Bumpy” Kanahele, e lilo ke kahua kolepa ʻo Olomana i wahi no ka poʻe hale ʻole o Waimānalo e noho ai. Ua pani kū ʻia iho nei ua kahua kolepa nei i ka Pōʻalima i hala ma muli o ka hiki ʻole ke uku aku i nā pila a me nā limahana. No ke aupuni mokuʻāina ia ʻāpana ʻāina, a ua hoʻolimalima ʻia i ka mea nona ke kahua kolepa. ʻO ka manaʻo o Kanahele, e hana ʻia he kūlanakauhale ma o ka hoʻohana ʻana i nā mea hou o ke ao nei. ʻO kekahi, he mea ia e māhuahua ai nā kūlana hana.

He ʻekolu moho hope loa no ke pani ʻana aku i ka mākālua ma ka Hale o nā Lunamakaʻāinana e waiho wale ana ma muli o ka haʻalele ʻana o Joseph Souki. ʻO ia ʻo Troy Hashimoto, ʻo Dain Kane, a me Joseph Wildman. A ʻo Hashimoto kai hoʻokohu ʻia e ke Kiaʻāina David Ige. He hope luna hoʻokō ʻo ia no ka Luna ʻAha Kūkā o Maui, ʻo Mike White, mai ka makahiki 2011. A mai ka makahiki 2013 a i ka makahiki 2017, ʻo Hashimoto ka luna hoʻomalu o ka ʻAoʻao Kemokalaka o ke Kalana ʻo Maui. E lawelawe ana ʻo ia i ka hana a pau ke koena o ka noho ʻana o Souki. A holo ihola kona manaʻo, e alualu i ia kūlana like ma ke koho wae moho e hiki mai ana.

Hoʻāʻo akula kekahi kanaka e ʻaihue kanaka aku i kekahi ʻōpiopio i kona wā e hele ana i ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Kapolei. He 17 makahiki o ka ʻōpiopio, a e hele ana ʻo ia ma ke alanui ʻo Kaiau, a i ia manawa, lālau ʻia akula ʻo ia e kekahi kanaka. E ʻāʻumeʻume aku ana lāua a hemo akula kahi ʻōpiopio a holo akula. ʻO ke kanaka ʻaihue, he 30 a 40 paha ona makahiki. He ʻili hāuli kona. He lauoho ʻeleʻele pōkole, a he 200 ona paona, a he 5 ona kapuaʻi, 9 ʻīniha. A e komo ana ʻo ia i ka pālule ʻeleʻele, ua pukapuka, a me ka lole wāwae ʻekekeʻi ʻāhina. Aia nō ka mākaʻi ke ʻimi akula i ua wahi kanaka lā.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Puʻuwai hao kila.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he wiwo ʻole.

04-17-18

E makaʻala e ka poʻe holo paikikala Biki.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 17 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAuhea ʻoukou e ka poʻe holo paikikala Biki. I ka wā e hoʻihoʻi ʻia ai ka paikikala Biki, e kau pono ka paikikala ma kona wahi kūkulu o hoʻouku ʻia ʻoe he $1,200. Inā ʻaʻole kau pono ka paikikala, ʻaʻole nō e paʻa i ka laka ʻia, a he hiki ke lawe wale ʻia aku. Ua hoʻāʻo ihola ʻo BikeShare Hawaiʻi e hoʻouku i nā kānaka he 107 he $1,200, akā, ʻo ka nui o nā kānaka i uku i ia puʻu kālā, he 10 wale nō a emi mai. ʻO ke kumu i emi mai ka poʻe i uku, ma hope iki mai, ua hoʻihoʻi ʻia aku ka paikikala i manaʻo ʻia, ua ʻaihue ʻia.

Aia nō nā luna kūlanakauhale ke kūkākūkā akula no ka hiki a me ka ʻole paha o ka pohō i ʻike ʻia ma nā wahi aupuni o Honolulu Hikina a me nā Koʻolau o Oʻahu nei a i ka $3.5 miliona. Inā e hiki aku i laila, e lilo mai kahi puʻu kālā pekelala no nā wahi i loaʻa i ka ulia pōpilikia.

Ua kūkala ʻia aʻela nā hui o nā mea pāʻani pōpō paʻipaʻi ʻoi o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui i ka Pōʻakahi nei. A he ʻehā mea pāʻani o Hawaiʻi i lilo i mea pāʻani no ka hui ʻekahi, ʻo ia ʻo Tui Tuileta, he libero; ʻo Joe Worsley, he mea hānai; ʻo Stijn van Tilburg, he mea hili; a me Patrick Gasman, he kūwaena. A ʻo Gage Worsley, ua koho ʻia ʻo ia i mea pāʻani no ka hui haumāna komo hou o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui. ʻO ka lua kēia o ka manawa i koho ʻia ai ʻo Tilburg ma ka hui ʻekahi.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ka lālā kaukonakona haki ʻole i ka pā a ka makani Kona.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka ikaika.

04-16-18

ʻAʻole o kana mai ka ua o Kauaʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 16 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Luʻuluʻu ihola ʻo Hanalei i ka ua nui a hoʻopuka ai ke Kiaʻāina David Ige i ka palapala kūkala ulia pōpilikia no Kauaʻi. Ua hālana ʻia ka ʻāina e ka wai a hāneʻe ihola ka mauna. ʻO kahi nui loa o ka pilikia, mai Hanalei a i Hāʻena. Ua pani ʻia a paʻa kahi māhele o ke alaloa ʻo Kūhiō, mai Waikoko a i Wainiha, ma muli o ka hāneʻe ʻana o ka lepo. A pēlā pū nō mai Princeville a i ka Uapo o Hanalei ma muli o ka hāneʻe ʻana a me ka wai hālana nui. A ua pani ʻia nō hoʻi a paʻa kahi o ia alaloa ma ka Uapo o Kalihiwai. Ua wehe ʻia kekahi mau wahi hoʻomalu ma ke Kula Waena o Kapaʻa, ka ʻEkalesia o ka Pākīpika ma Princeville a me ke Kula Haʻahaʻa o Hanalei.

Ua lele aʻela ka hauli o Ke Kahaloa i nā Koa Ānuenue o Hawaiʻi. ʻO Ke Kahaloa ka hui helu ʻekahi o ke ao nei a ʻo Hawaiʻi ka hui helu ʻeono. Ua hahana nō ka pāʻani ʻana. Ma ka pāʻani ʻelima, ua paʻi a paʻi, he 10 ʻai a Hawaiʻi a he 10 ʻai a Ke Kahaloa. A hiu aʻela nā Ānuenue, a hoʻokahi hoʻopio a Brett Rosenmeier, he ʻelua hoʻopio a Rado Parapunov a he ʻeki kā Gage Worsley. A ma hope iki mai, lilo akula ke eo iā Hawaiʻi ma ka hoʻopio hou a Parapunov i sila paʻa ʻia ai ka lanakila. Ma muli o ia lanakila ʻana aku o Hawaiʻi, ʻaʻole ʻo ia e pāʻani ana ma ka puni mua o ka hoʻokūkū inoa moho o ka ʻAhahui Komohana Nui e hoʻoomaka aʻe ana i kēia pule aʻe. I kēia Pōʻalima ma ka puni ʻelua, e kūʻē aku ana nā Ānuenue i ka lanakila o ka hoʻokūkū ʻana o UC Irvine me UC Kāna Kieko.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

ʻĀhaʻi akula i ka welowelo.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua lanakila.

 

 

 

04-13-18

Puka aʻela kahi mana o ka Pila Hale 1585 ma ka ʻAha Kenekoa.

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

ʻĀpono ʻia aku nei ka Pila Hale 1585 (SD3) e ka ʻAha Kenekoa. ʻO ia ka pila e pāpā ana, aia ke kūkulu ʻana ma luna o Mauna Kea a hoʻokō ʻia kekahi mau koina. He 15 kenekoa i ʻāpono, a he 8 i kūʻē. ʻAʻole naʻe paha e puka ma ka Hale o nā Lunamakaʻāinana, no ka mea, e hopohopo nā lunamakaʻāinana o ʻākeʻakeʻa ʻia auaneʻi ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana o ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika ma Mauna Kea, ʻoiai, i kēia manawa, he ʻokoʻa ka Pila Hale 1583 a ʻokoʻa ka Pila Hila 1585 i ʻāpono ʻia e ka ʻAha Kenekoa. A no laila, he pono nā ʻaoʻao a ʻelua ke hui pū a kūkākūkā no ka hana e pono ai ia pila. A i kēia manawa ʻānō, aia nō kekahi mau hihia ʻelua, he mau hoʻopiʻi hou hoʻi, ma ka ʻAha Hoʻokolokolo Kiʻekiʻe no ia ʻohe nānā. ʻO kekahi, no ka hoʻolimalima hou ʻana, a ʻo kekahi no ka palapala ʻae kūkulu ma ka ʻāina hoʻomalu ʻia. I kēia wā a ka ʻAha e kūkākūkā ana, aia ka papa ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika ke ʻimi akula i wahi hou e kūkulu ʻia ai ka ʻohe nānā ma ka ʻĀina Manu Mele, a e kūkala ʻia ana paha ke kūlana o ia papahana i kēia lā.

I ka lā mua o ʻApelila, hoʻomaka ihola ke kūlanakauhale e pani a paʻa nā ʻīpuka a me nā lumi hoʻopau pilikia o nā pāka kūlanakauhale he 25 o Oʻahu nei. Hōʻike aʻe nei ka Meia Kirk Caldwell, i hana ʻo ia pēlā ma muli o ka luku wale ʻia o nā pāka kūlanakauhale he 600 manawa a ʻoi ma nā makahiki ʻekolu i kaʻa hope aku nei. He ʻekolu mahina o kēia hana, a inā he holo pono, e pani ʻia ana a paʻa nā pāka a pau o Oʻahu nei ke hiki aku i ka hopena o kēia makahiki.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

I hea nō ka lima a ʻau mai?

ʻO ia hoʻi, mai namunamu, e hoʻohana ʻoe i kou mau lima e hoʻokō ai i ka hana.

03-11-18

Loaʻa maila ka pū i make ai ka paʻa male ma Mauna Huʻihʻuʻi.

ʻO ia ʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 11 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua loaʻa nō kahi pū, he Galaka 9-milimika, ma kahi e waiho ana nā kino kupapaʻu o Christopher Kapua-Allison lāua ʻo Jolene-Rae Kapua-Allison. He mākaʻi ʻo Christopher, a ʻo ka pū hana ia āna i hāʻawi ʻia e ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi o ke Kalana ʻo Hawaiʻi. Hōʻike aʻela ke Kāpena Mākaʻi Randall Medeiros, kohu mea lā, ʻo ia ka mea make i hoʻohana ʻia. Ma ke kālai kupapaʻu i lawelawe ʻia iho nei i ke kakahiaka o ka Pōʻalua nei, ua akāka ihola, i make ʻo Kapua-Allison a me kāna wahine i ke kū o ke poʻo i ka pōkā, pēlā mai ka hōʻike a ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi. A ua ʻike ʻia nō hoʻi, na kekahi i lawe aku i ke ola o Jolene-Rae Kapua-Allison, a na ke kāne i kī iā ia iho a make. Ua ʻōlelo ihola ʻo Heitiare Kapua-Leslie, ke kaikamahine a Jolene-Rae, he hana māinoino a hoʻomāʻewaʻewa hoʻi ʻo Christopher i kona makuahine, a kau ka weli o ka makuahine i ka manaʻo e haʻalele loa i kāna kāne no ka mea, ua hoʻoweliweli aku ʻo Christopher iā ia, inā hōʻinoʻino ʻia kona kūlana, a kipaku ʻia paha ʻo ia mai kona kūlana hana ma ka ʻOihana Mākaʻi, e pepehi mai kēlā iā ia nei a make.

He hui mokulele piliʻāina hou nō ko Hawaiʻi nei, akā, he ʻelua wale nō ona mokupuni e lele ai, mai Lānaʻi a i Honolulu, a hoʻi aku. Ua kapa ʻia ʻo Lānaʻi Air, a na ka Hui Mokulele ʻo Mokulele ka lawelawe ʻana i ka hana. He ʻewalu noho o ka mokulele, a ʻo ke kikiki emi loa, he $500 o nā kānaka ʻelua, a he hoʻokahi wale nō lele ʻana mai kekahi mokupuni a i kekahi. A he $500 hou no ka hoʻi ʻana.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Poʻohū ka lae i ka ʻalā.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kumu kūʻai pipiʻi loa.

04-10-18

He pepehi kanaka ma Mauna Huʻihuʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻonūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 10 o ʻApelila, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Loaʻa iho nei nā kupapaʻu o kekahi kāne a me kāna wahine ma ka hale ma Mauna Huʻihuʻi. Ua manaʻo ʻia, ua pepehi kanaka akula ke kāne i kāna wahine, a laila, lawe ihola ʻo ia i kona ola ponoʻī. Hōʻike aʻela ʻo Heitiare Kapua-Leslie, ʻo kona makuahine ia, ʻo Jolene Kapua-Allison, a me ke kāne a kona makuahine, ʻo Christopher Kapua-Allison. He mākaʻi ke kāne, a ʻo ia kāna ʻoihana no nā makahiki he 11. Wahi a ke kaikamahine, ua kau ka weli o kona makuahine i kāna kāne. He hana hoʻomāinoino kā ke kāne iā Kapua-Allison. Ua haʻi mai ʻo Kapua-Allision i kāna kaikamahine, inā e hana ʻo Kapua-Allision i mea e pilikia ai ka ʻoihana a kāna kāne a me ke kūlana paha, e pepehi ʻia ʻo ia a make. A ʻo ia ke kumu i hōʻike ʻole aʻe ai ʻo Kapua-Leslie i ka hana a ke kāne a kona makuahine iā haʻi. Aia nō ka ʻoihana mākaʻi ke noiʻi akula. Ua haʻalele mai nō hoʻi ʻo Jolene Kapua-Allison i hope nei i kāna keiki kāne, iā Brock Kapua-Leslie a me kona kaikunāne, ʻo Reyd Kapua.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

He naʻau pōkole.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻo ka huhū hikiwawe.