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Kate Sheppard

Beer Brewers Unite To Call For Action On Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 03.10.2015 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A group of 24 brewers from across the country have come together to cut greenhouse gas emissions from their operations and call for stro...

10 Things to Know About Visiting the Big Island

Julie Ziemelis | Posted 10.01.2014 | Hawaii
Julie Ziemelis

After living on the Big Island for four years I realize I have transitioned to small town life so much that I was aghast at some of the unpleasantries of visiting big cities on the mainland.

I'm With Stupid: Popping Tiny Bubbles of Volcanic Ignorance

Todd Hartley | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
Todd Hartley

I grew up in the East, so everything I know about Hawaii I learned from TV. Think Magnum, P.I.; Hawaii Five-0; The Brady Bunch: that kind of stuff.

LA Times: Hawaii's Kona Coast Beckons With A Growing Food Scene

www.latimes.com | Posted 04.23.2014 | Hawaii

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — ...

A Big Island Winter Getaway Spot

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

When I think of Hawaii the pictures that come to mind are sun, sand and tropical drinks. Each island has its own unique signature, but for this trip, I want to take you to the Big Island, specifically the Kona region.

These Iron Women Remind Us Anything Is Possible

Posted 10.14.2013 | Women

After 35 years, the Ironman competition may need to rethink its title to incorporate its Ironwomen. After all, the women of the Ironman World Champion...

PHOTOS: Where To Make A Splash In 2013

Global Yodel | Posted 02.03.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

Whether you're into the adrenaline of big wave surfing, sailing into the sunset, discovering inland watering holes or bathing in tropical shallows, these swimming spots have something for you.

PHOTOS: The World's Best Cities For Coffee Lovers

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Costa Ricans refer to coffee as their "golden bean" because it has paid such high dividends to the local economy.

What the 2012 Kona Ironman Taught Me About Health Care

Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D | Posted 12.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D

As I stood there in the awe of every successful "Ironman" at the midnight completion of the day's activities, I realized that the environment that resulted in success for these competitors contains the same characteristics that could create a successful health care system.

Trouble Brewing For Kona Coffee

AP | Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Posted 08.31.2012 | Small Business

HONOLULU — A national grocer said it has changed its label on packages of Kona coffee blends, making good on a promise it made last year to a group ...

Vancouverites Cross Border, Shopping For Discount Flights

Sandra Thomas | Posted 04.29.2012 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

Prior to this trip we hadn't really considered Seattle as a departure option for our travels, but as a result of this experience we'll definitely take advantage of future seat sales south of the border with no worries, an increasing trend for Canadians.

Watching the Birth of the Earth High Over Hawaii

James M. Clash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
James M. Clash

I was spiraling above the Big Island in a four-passenger Hughes 500 whirlybird. All that separated us from the ground was a few thousand feet of tropical air and some flimsy seat belts.

5 Hottest Honeymoons for 2011: Where the Stars Go

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

As fall wedding season kicks into high gear, we took it upon ourselves at Jetsetter to do some detective work to find the hottest destinations for nex...

Underwear Run in Kona gives athletes BRIEF respite before big day!

Jim Garfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jim Garfield

The Ironman World Championship in Kona, HI would not be complete without the running famous "Underwear Run". Almost as ubiquitous as Spain's running ...

Escape to Paradise! (With a Sense of Urgency)

Marjorie Hope Rothstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marjorie Hope Rothstein

As a result of climate changes and human interference, many of these natural wonders will cease to exist in their present state by the end of this century.

Deidre Crawford

Cher's Hawaiian Home Sells for $8.72 Million

HuffingtonPost.com | Deidre Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Times reports Cher's Hawaiian resort home recently sold at auction for $8.72 million. Perfect for those looking for a beach adventure...