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Mauna Kea Beach Hotel Deemed Unsafe By Engineers, Shut Down

The closure of the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel on Hawaii's Big Island might be the most significant result of the October 15 earthquake that shook the Kohala Coastline more than any other location throughout the island chain.

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Island Air Cuts Flights, Planes And Staff, Says C.E.O. Rob Mauracher

The fragile landscape of Hawaii's inter-island travel has seen it's first casualty. As late as possible on Friday afternoon, Island Air C.E.O. Rob Mauracher sent a press release to B on Hawaii headquarters stating that Island will release 65 employees, cease the usage of two aircraft and cut 5 scheduled flight routes.

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Starwood Maui Launches Shuttle, Saves You Time, Money And Hassle

Starwood Maui has launched a fantastic new effort: Complimentary shuttles between the town of Lahaina and the three properties in Kaanapali. It's such a short distance, you say? True. Everyone has rental cars on Maui anyway, you insist? True again. But let's look at the bigger picture.

Lindsay Lohan Success Prompts Mandara Spa To Launch Teen-Driven Therapies

Hilton Hawaiian Village's Manadara Spa has launched a rather unique line of therapy offerings, each geared at attracting well-heeled (and stressed out) teens and keiki.

Hilton Hawaiian Restaurant Battles Hunger With A $59 Prix-Fixe Menu

During the week of August 21-25, 2006, Bali By The Sea will offer a special prix-fixe menu for $59 per person, a portion of the proceeds of which will go towards the fight against childhood hunger.

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Dolphin Days At The Hilton Waikoloa Village

Dolphin Days Summer Fest at the Hilton Waikoloa Village is scheduled every June  on the Big Island of Hawaii. As always, Hilton will host a bevy events throughout the weekend, including a food, wine and music festival, golf and tennis tournaments, a luau, photo and autograph sessions with an all-star jazz band and a Dolphin Quest learning program.

Maui's Most Exclusive Eco Adventure Tour

We at B on Hawaii put Maui Eco Adventures up on the stand to ask what makes them "Eco"--as well as why luxury travelers should use them when booking exclusive excursions. General Manager John White stepped up to the plate, and took a swing at selling us on why his operation is the best out there.

Four Seasons $50 Million Renovation For Lanai's Lodge At Koele

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announced this week that The Lodge at Koele will undergo a $50 million renovation, as funded by Castle & Cooke and property chairman David Murdock. The work will begin in less than a month, and should be completed by November of this year, according to a release.

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Taste Of Hawaiian Range Serves Up Top Beef In October

The Annual "A Taste of the Hawaiian Range" food event will take place on the Big Island's Kohala Coast throughout the weekend of October 3rd, 2008. Hosted by the University of Hawaii at Manoa's College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, the event will be held in the Grand Ballroom and Lagoon Lanai of the Hilton Waikoloa Village.

Valentine's Day Menus... And Some Creative Alternate Ideas

Valentine's Day is around the corner, and a few restaurants have asked us to share some special menus created for the day. Please take a look at the list below if you are so inclined to dine out on cupid's holiday.

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