11-29-17

Waiho inoa ʻia kekahi mau puʻukani o Hawaiʻi nei no ka Makana Grammy.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 29 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Aloha mai e nā hoa makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E lilo paha kahi Makana Grammy i kekahi puʻukani mele Hawaiʻi. Ua waiho inoa ʻia ʻo Hoʻokena a me Josh Tatofi no ka māhele Pāleo Mele Aʻa. ʻO ka inoa o ke pāleo a Hoʻokena, ʻo ia ʻo “Hoʻokena 3.0.” A ʻo kā Tatofi, ʻo ia ʻo Pua Kiele.” Ua lilo aku ka Makana Hōkū Hanohano 2017 iā Tatofi no ka Puʻukani Kāne o ka Makahiki a me ka Pāleo Mele ʻAilana. A e lilo paha kahi Makana Grammy i kekahi puʻukani o Hawaiʻi nei, ma ka māhele Pāleo Mele Iāmeka, ka Rēkē hoʻi. ʻElua puʻukani o Hawaiʻi i waiho inoa ʻia ma ia māhele, ʻo ia ʻo J Boog a me Common Kings.

He manaʻo ko ke kūlanakauhale o Honolulu e hoʻomau i ka hoʻopiha ʻana i ka waihona ʻōpala o Oʻahu Komohana. I kēia manawa, he 1.2 miliona kona ʻōpala o ka makahiki ma ke kūlanakauhale o Honolulu. Akā, he 71,000 wale nō kona e hiki aku i ka waihona ʻōpala, ʻoiai he nui nā kona e puhi ʻia i ke ahi a e hoʻopōʻaiapuni ʻia paha. Ma kahi hōʻike, ʻōlelo ʻia, ua lawa ka lumi o ia waihona ʻōpala no ke kiloi ʻōpala ʻana a i ka makahiki 2038. A no laila, ʻaʻole pono ke koho ʻana i kēia manawa i wahi hou e kūkulu ʻia ai ka waihona ʻōpala hou. Aia a hiki aku i ka makahiki 2028, a laila, e hoʻomaka i ka ʻimi ʻana i wahi hou. Wahi a ka Meia Kirk Caldwell, ʻaʻole ʻo ia e ʻae aku i waihona ʻōpala hou ma ka ʻaoʻao komohana o Oʻahu nei. Hōʻike maila ʻo Caldwell, ʻaʻole pono ke ʻimi aku i wahi hou, ʻo kāna hana me kāna poʻe hoʻokō, ʻo ia ka ʻimi ʻana i mea e emi hou ai ka ʻōpala o kēlā me kēia lā.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hele kā hoʻi a hiki i Keālia, ua napoʻo ka lā.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka hoʻopaneʻe mau aku i ka hana.

11-28-17

E pōmaikaʻi ana kekahi mau ʻōiwi Hawaiʻi i ka loaʻa mai o kahi ʻāina hoʻopulapula.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 28 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E kūkulu ana ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula he 160 mau hale ma Kapolei. A i kēia Pōʻaono e koho ai nā ʻōiwi he 160 i pā hale ma ke kaiāulu ʻo Kaʻuluokahaʻi. E hoʻomaka ana ka noho ʻia ʻana o nā hale i kēia kau wela aʻe. ʻO ka māhele mua ia o Kapolei Hikina II e kūkulu ʻia nei e ke Keʻena ʻĀina Hoʻopulapula ma uka aʻe nei o ke Kahua Kolepa Kaiāulu o ʻEwa. ʻO ka nui o nā hale e kūkulu ʻia ana ma laila, he 1,000. I kēia manawa, he nui hewahewa nā ʻōiwi, he 22,000 mau kānaka a ʻoi, e kali nei ʻo ka loaʻa mai o kahi noho hoʻolimalima. A ma kahi o ka hapalua o lākou, eia ke kali nei ʻo ka loaʻa mai o kahi noho ma Oʻahu nei.

E hoʻohalahala ana ʻo Oswald Stender, he kahu waiwai Kamehameha ma mua, i nā luna o nā Kula ʻo Kamehameha o nā makahiki 1990 no ka noiʻi ʻole ʻana aku i nā ʻōlelo hōʻike no ka lolokukui ʻana o ke kauka hoʻoponopono noʻonoʻo i nā haumāna. ʻO Kauka Robert Browne ka inoa o ia kauka, a he mau haneli haumāna kāna o ka lolokukui ʻana mai ka hopena o nā makahiki 1950 a i nā makahiki mua o o nā makahiki 1980. I ka makahiki 1991, ua lawe ihola ʻo Browne i kona ola ponoʻī ma hope iki mai o ka hele ʻana o kekahi haumāna ma mua a kū ana i mua o Browne he alo a he alo me ka nīnau ʻana aku iā Browne no kāna hana lolokukui ʻana iā ia. Ma hope iho o ka lawe ʻana iho o Browne i kona ola, ua nui aʻela nā kānaka i hōʻike no ko lākou lolokukui ʻia e Browne. Aia nō ke hoʻopiʻi akula he 34 mau haumāna a Browne i lolokukui ai i nā Kula ʻo Kamehameha, ka waiwai hoʻoilina o Browne a me ka Hale Maʻi ʻo Kāna Palani no ka mālama ʻole a me ka hoʻomalu ʻole i nā haumāna.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Uhiuhi lau māmane ka wai o Kapāpala.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka hoʻonalonalo ʻana o kekahi i ka hana hewa a kekahi.

11-27-17

Lōʻihi loa paha ka pahū ʻana o kekahi hōkū.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 27 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAkahi nō a ʻike ʻia kahi hōkū i pahū he mau manawa i loko o nā makahiaki he 50 a ʻoi. ʻO ka mea maʻa mau i ʻike ʻia ma mua, he hoʻokahi wale nō manawa o ka hōkū o ka pahū ʻana. I ka makahiki 2014 i ʻike mua ʻia ai ka pahū ʻana o ka hōkū, akā, he mau mahina ma hope mai, ʻike ʻia aku ka ʻalohi hou ʻana o ia hōkū hoʻokahi nō, a emi iho, a ikaika hou ia ʻalohi ʻana, a pēlā ka hana he mau manawa. A loaʻa maila nō kahi mea e hōʻike ana i ka pahū ʻana o kahi hōkū ma ia wahi hoʻokahi nō he 60 mau makahiki ma mua. ʻO ka mea maʻa mau, pau ka pahū ʻana o ka hōkū i loko o nā lā he haneli, akā, ʻo kēia pahū ʻana, ʻaʻole i pau, a he 1,000 mau lā a ʻoi i hala. Akā, aia nō ke emi ihola kona ʻalohi. ʻO nei hōkū i pahū, ua kuhi ʻia, he hōkū ia i pāhaneli kona nui i ko kākou lā.

Ua paʻa ihola ka hoa paio o nā Wāhine Ānuenue ma ka puni mua o ka Hoʻokūkū Inoa Moho Pōpō Paʻipaʻi. I kēia Pōʻalima ko lākou wā e kūʻē aku ai iā ʻIlinoe. A inā lanakila ʻo Hawaiʻi ma luna o ʻIlinoe, ʻo Wakinekona ana paha ko lākou hoa paio ma ka puni ʻelua.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Kukū ka pihapiha a piʻi ka lena.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka huhū.

11-22-17

Ua loaʻa paha kekahi mau koa kahiko i ka maʻi ʻaʻai ma muli o ka iʻa i ʻai ʻia ma ko lākou wā ma Wiekanama.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 22 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka heluhelu, ʻo Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Aloha nō nā koa kahiko ʻAmelika o ke Kaua Wiekanama. Ua loaʻa aku nei kekahi o lākou i ka maʻi ʻaʻai ma ka pūʻali wailena ma muli o ko lākou ʻai ʻana i ka iʻa maka a i ka iʻa paha i moʻa maka ma Wiekanama. Ke ʻai aku i ka iʻa i moʻa pono ʻole, aia nō ka mea omoola, a ʻo ia ka mea i loaʻa ai ia mau koa kahiko i ka maʻi ʻaʻai. ʻO ka mea ʻāpiki, aia wale nō a hala he mau ʻumi makahiki, a laila, ʻōʻili mai nā ʻōuli. ʻO ka pilikia, i ia wā e ʻōʻili iho ai nā ‘ōuli, ua pau paha ke kino i ka ʻehaʻeha, a he mau mahina wale nō paha koe, a ʻo ka make nō ia. Inā lapaʻau koke ʻia, ʻaʻole e pilikia ke kanaka. He 700 paha mau koa kahiko i loaʻa i ia maʻi ʻaʻai, i hele aku i ke Keʻena Kuleana Koa Kahiko ma nā makahiki he 15 i hala. Akā, he hapa iki wale nō kai noi aku i kōkua, ʻoiai, ʻaʻole lākou i ʻike he pili ia maʻi i kā lākou hana ma Wiekanama. A ua hōʻole aku ke Keʻena Kuleana Koa Kahiko i ke 80 pākeneka o ia mau noi. He 41 mau noi i kēlā makahiki aku nei, a i kēia makahiki nei, he 60 noi. Akā, he ʻekolu hapahā a emi iho o ia mau noi, ua hōʻole ʻia.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Noho maialile ka ua o Hilo, ʻelua wale nō māua.

Na Kanuha i hoʻopuka i kēia ʻōlelo i ka wā o ke Kahunapule Titus Coan i nuku aku iā ia no ka hana kūpono ʻole ma ka Lā Kāpaki. E hōʻike ana ʻo Kanuha, ʻo lāua ʻo Kiaʻāina Kuakini nā mea nui. ʻAʻole ʻo Coan. A inā aia nō kekahi o lāua, ʻaʻohe wahi mea a kauoha aku o Coan. A i kēia wā, he pane kēia i ke kanaka e kuhihewa ana, ʻo ia ka luna. E hōʻike ana ia ʻōlelo, e hāmau, ʻaʻole ka luna ʻo ʻoe.

11-21-17

He mea hou kai lele mai i loko o ko kākou kahua hōkū.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 21 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻalua. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka lā 19 iho nei o ʻOkakopa, ʻakahi nō a ʻike ʻia kahi mea e lele ana ma waena o nā hōkū i komo mai i loko o ko kākou kahua hōkū a lele akula i waho. He hōkū liʻiliʻi ia a ʻo kona lōʻihi, he 2,625 kapuaʻi a he pāʻumi ia i kona laulā. A he kākaʻikahi ka ʻike ʻia ʻana o ia ʻano mea loloa ma ko kākou kahua hōkū. Ua kapa ʻia nō ua hōkū liʻiliʻi lā ma ka inoa Hawaiʻi. ʻO ʻOumuamua kona inoa, a ʻo ia ihola ka inoa ma hope o ke kūkākūkā ʻana o nā mea akeakamai me Larry Kimura a me Kaʻiu Kimura, he mau loea ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Hilo. Ua kohokoho ʻia, kāʻalo kahi hōkū liʻiliʻi e like me ʻOumuamua i loko o ke ala pōʻai o ka Honua i kekahi mau manawa o ka makahiki. Paʻakikī naʻe ka ʻike ʻana, akā, ma muli o ka ikaika o nā ʻohe nānā hou, he hiki nō ke ʻimi a loaʻa. ʻAʻole i maopopo kahi i hele mai ai ʻo ʻOumuamua. Kuhi ʻia, e lele mai ana mai kahi mai o ka hōkū ʻo Vega ma ka ulu hōkū ʻo Kehoʻoea. Akā, ʻaʻole ʻo Vega ma ia wahi i ka wā i kāʻalo ai ʻo ʻOumuamua i laila, he 300,000 mau makahiki i hala. A ʻo kekahi manaʻo o nā kilo hōkū, e lele wale ana ʻo ʻOumuamua ma ka Iʻaleleiaka, ʻaʻole i paʻa i kahi kahua hōkū, he mau haneli miliona makahiki, a kipa maila i ko kākou kahua hōkū.

ʻO ia mau nō ka paipai ʻana o ke Keʻena Ola, e ʻō ʻia kānaka i ka lāʻau koʻokoʻo maʻi pēheu ʻoiai ke māhuahua aʻela nā kānaka i loaʻa i ua maʻi lā ma Hawaiʻi nei. I ka Pōʻalima nei, ʻo ka nui o nā kānaka i hōʻoia ʻia ko lākou loaʻa ʻana i ka maʻi pēheu, he 575. I ka Pōʻakahi, ua hōʻike aku ke Kulanui Kaiāulu ʻo Kapiʻolani i nā kumu, nā haumāna a me nā limahana i ka loaʻa o kekahi o ia kahua kula i ia maʻi, ʻo ia ka mua o ia kahua kula.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Nāpelepele nā pali o Kalalau i ka wili a ka makani.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka i pau i ka luhi.

11-20-17

Kū kilakila ana nā inoa moho pōpō pekupeku o nā kula kiʻekiʻe o Hawaiʻi.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 20 o Nowemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Aloha e nā makamaka heluhelu. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAkahi nō a ʻāpono ka ʻAha ʻŌlelo Lāhui i ka pila papa hana kūpale e hoʻokaʻawale ana he $700 biliona. A wahi a ke Kenekoa Brian Schatz, mai loko mai o ia haʻawina kālā, he $300 miliona a ʻoi no ke kūkulu pūʻalikoa ma Hawaiʻi.

He mau hoʻokūkū pōpō pekupeku inoa moho hahana nō ko ka pō Pōʻaono nei. ʻO ka mua, e kūʻē aku ana ʻo Lahainaluna iā Konawaena no ka inoa moho Māhele II. I ka hopena o ka hapahā ʻehā, ua paʻi a paʻi, he 31 i ke 31. A kuʻupau akula nā ʻaoʻao ʻelua no nā wā kaulele he ʻehiku. A ma ka hiku o ka wā kaulele, i nā Pōpoki ʻĀhiu ka mua, a mai lilo aku ka ʻai holo iā lākou. Hiki akula lākou i ka ʻīā ʻekahi, a ma ka hina ʻelua, pakemo ihola ka pōpō a lilo akula iā Elijah Oliveira-Kalalau o Lahainaluna. A ma hope mai o kēlā, paʻa ihola kahi ʻai holo i nā Luna a lilo ai ka inoa moho iā lākou ma ka helu ʻai he 75 i ke 69.

A no ka inoa moho Māhele I, ʻo Kāna Lui ke kūʻē aku ana iā Kahuku. Na Kahuku ka ʻai holo mua. Akā, ma hope mai, hiu aʻela ʻo Kāna Lui a i ka hapahā ʻekolu, e ʻoi ana ʻo Kāna Lui ma ka helu ʻai he 24 i ka 7. ʻO ka wā ia i hoʻoikaika ai nā keiki o Kahuku a paʻa he ʻekolu ʻai holo a ʻo ka helu ʻai i ia manawa, he 28 i ka 24. Akā, i ka wā he 37 kekona i koe, nou lōʻihi akula ka ʻalihikūlele o Kāna Lui, ʻo Chevan Cordeiro i ka pōpō a hopu akula ʻo Jonah Panoke, a paʻa ka ʻai holo. Hoʻāʻo ihola ʻo Kahuku e hiki hou i ka pahu ʻai holo, ʻaʻole naʻe i hiki. A ʻo Kāna Lui ka inoa moho mokuʻāina Māhele I. A ʻo ka lima ia o nā inoa moho mokuʻāina o nā Koa Kelukake.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hoʻokahi ka ʻilau like ʻana.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e alu like.

11-17-17

Hōʻike aʻela ʻo Randall Saito i kona kumu i mahuka ai mai ka hale maʻi mai.

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

Ua hōʻike aʻela ʻo Randall Saito, ka mea i mahuka mai ka Hale Maʻi Aupuni Mokuʻāina o Hawaiʻi, ua holo kona manaʻo e mahuka no ka ʻike ʻana o nā luna hale maʻi, he hiki iā ia ke hana pono i kona wā e noho hoʻokahi ai ma waho o ka hale maʻi. Wahi āna, i nā manawa a pau āna o ke noi ʻana aku i ka hoʻokuʻu ʻia, ua hōʻole ʻia. A ʻōlelo nō hoʻi ʻo Saito, i kona wā i hopu ʻia ai no ka pepehi ʻana iā Sandra Yamashiro a make, hana wale ʻo ia me he mea lā, ua loaʻa ʻo ia i ka maʻi hehena i ʻole ai ʻo ia e hoʻopaʻahao ʻia a i hoʻokomo ʻia ai hoʻi ʻo ia i loko o ka hale maʻi. Ua mihi nō ʻo ia i ka hana ʻana pēlā, a mihi nō hoʻi i ka pepehi ʻana iā Yamashiro. ʻŌlelo aʻela ʻo Saito, he puni lāʻau ʻona ʻo ia no nā makahiki ʻekolu ma mua o kona pepehi ʻana iā Yamashiro. Ma nā makahiki he ʻewalu i kaʻa hope aku nei, he 17 mau kānaka i mahuka mai ia hale maʻi mai, ʻo Saito kekahi o lākou. ʻO ka hapa nui o lākou, ua hoʻokuʻu ʻia no kahi wā e holoholo ai me ka lehulehu, a ʻaʻole nō i hoʻi i ka hale maʻi i ka wā kūpono. Ua hopu koke ʻia naʻe lākou. Akā, ʻo kekahi o ia mau mahuka, i ka makahiki 2009, ua nalowale ʻo ia a ʻaneʻane e piha nā makahiki ʻekolu, a hopu hou ʻia ʻo ia.

Kau aʻe nei ka ʻōlelo hoʻopaʻi o Makuola Collins. A he kanono nō ka hoʻopaʻi. He 30 makahiki o ka noho paʻahao ʻana, he 20 makahiki no ka lawe ola, ʻo ka hoʻopaʻi kiʻekiʻe loa ia, a he 10 makahiki no ka paʻa i ka pū me ka loaʻa ʻole o ka palapala ʻae, a ʻo ka hoʻopaʻi kiʻekiʻe loa nō hoʻi ia. ʻO Collins, ua kī aku ʻo ia iā Joel Botelho, a make ihola ʻo Botelho. ʻO kahi mea minamina, he mau hoa aloha lāua i ko lāua wā e kamaliʻi ana a he mau hoa pāʻani pōpō pekupeku no ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Kākela. Ma ka mahina ʻo ʻAukake, ua kamaʻilio ʻo Collins me nā mākua o Botelho i mea e hoʻoponopono ai. A ua mahalo nā mākua i ia kamaʻilio ʻana.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ua pau koʻu lihi hoihoi i ka nani o Poka ʻAilana.

ʻŌlelo kēia i ka wā e pau ai ka hie o kekahi mea.