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Aloha kākou: Today, April 11, marked the beginning of the Legislature’s conference committee on the State’s budget. The conference committee is made up of all the members of the Senate Ways and Means Committee and the House Finance Committee, and this is the time the final budget decisions will be made. In the House version ...
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Ho‘omaika‘i to Waiohuli Hawaiian homesteader Manalani English on winning the coveted title of Miss Aloha Hula at the 50th Annual Merrie Monarch Hula Festival. Such an accomplishment is a true testament of an ‘ōlapa’s dedication to the practice, art, and lifestyle of hula. Your skill and grace certainly raise the bar for next year’s ‘ōlapa. ...
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Photographer Phillip Spalding captured the spirit of Saturdayʻs parade and its participants. Here are a few shots of DHHL staff and beneficiaries honoring the Prince. The full gallery of Phillip Spaldingʻs photos can be seen here.

Hawai‘i DeBartolo Completes Land Use Commission Process Designating Ka Makana Ali‘i Mixed-Use DeBartolo Proceeds with Entitlement Permits to Break Ground on First Regional Shopping Center to be Built in Hawai‘i in More Than 30 Years NEWS RELEASE Download a PDF of this news release HONOLULU, Mar. 13, 2013 – Hawai’i DeBartolo recently completed the Land ...
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Governor Neil Abercrombie visited Department of Hawaiian Home Lands staff including Jobie Masagatani, DHHL Interim Director and Chair-Designate for the Hawaiian Homes Commission. The informal meet and greet at DHHL headquarters in Kapolei comes just two days after a Senate committee recommended approving Gov. Abercrombie’s nominee to run DHHL. “I have complete confidence in her ...
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