Ester’s Fair Prospect Bar Donates $2,500 to Love the Sea

When longtime San Francisco friends Jessica Everett and Suzanne Navarro decided to partner in Ester’s New Prospect, a tropical rum bar they opened on Wailuku’s Main Street in August 2020, they knew that they wanted to do something to contribute to the community. So,...

Tonga in Need of Disaster Aid Following Massive Eruption

Like many of us, the 8,500 or so Tongans living in Hawaiʻi were shocked to see satellite footage of the massive underwater eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Haʻapai volcano January 15, which formed a mushroom cloud seen from space and generated a tsunami that affected...

Take a Virtual Peek Over a Working Astronomer’s Shoulder

What happens when a charismatic astronomy professor, isolated from his students by the Covid-19 pandemic, connects with a Native Hawaiian organization with a passion for cosmic discovery? You get one of the pandemic’s silver linings, a golden opportunity for Hawaiʻi’s...