Photos by Chanelle Amoguis and Cameron Cole Oahu’s 12th annual Kawaii Kon convention kicked off on April 8, 2016 for a three day event filled with lots of anime, popular panelists, and bright cosplays for everyone to enjoy. Last year’s Kawaii Kon had more than 10,000 attendees, and this year’s Kawaii Kon held over 11,000
Longtime Native Hawaii sovereignty and health advocate Dr. Richard Kekuni Akana Blaisdell, has died, according to the UH School of Medicine. Blaisdell, 90, helped found the University of Hawaii School of Medicine and was the inaugural chairman of the then-Department of Medicine at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 1966. He was a staunch
Watch a slide show of Honolulu Community College students getting ready for Valentine’s Day in the student lounge. The event was sponsored by the HonCC Student Activity Board. Photos by Kiki Williams
By Larry Medina Ka LĀ staff writer Over 100 HonCC students and faculty will be participating in this year’s Kaiser Permanente Great Aloha Run. Scheduled for Monday Feb. 15, the run will cover 8 miles from Downtown Honolulu to Aloha Stadium. The students and others will be running as part of the Presidents’ 100 Club,”
Students in the Honolulu Community College Fire and Environmental Emergency Response program received a retired fire truck from HFD in a ceremony Thursday, Jan. 14 The donation included firefighting equipment, such as a 10-foot ladder, multiple nozzles, adapters, lights, a tool for forcible entry and chain saws.