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These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Kauai Community College and Honolulu Community College are among two-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawai‘i Community College—Palamanui: Christmas with the Chefs Awards Seven Scholarships

The ACF Kona Kohala Chefs Association awarded seven scholarships Saturday at the Christmas with the Chefs gala on the grounds of Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawaii Tourism Authority Appoints Chris Tatum as President and CEO

The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) board of directors today unanimously confirmed the appointment of longtime tourism executive Chris Tatum as its new president and CEO.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Maunakea Visitor Information Station Begins Improvements; Stargazing and Operating Hours Impacted

The Maunakea Visitor Information Station (VIS) will adjust its closing time from 10 p.m. to 5 p.m. beginning Sunday, December 9, for an infrastructure project that will improve visitor safety and better protect natural, historic and cultural resources.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: THINK Fund Assisting Students with Robotics and STEM Travel Cost

The Thirty Meter Telescope project launched the THINK Fund in 2014 with a commitment of $1 million per year for Hawaii Island STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) endeavors.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue Spread Aloha: Expanded Boston Codeshare Simplifies Travel to Hawai'i

Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue today announced an expanded codeshare agreement that allows travelers from dozens of cities, most of them in the eastern U.S., to easily connect to the Hawaiian Islands via Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) starting in April.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Hawaii at Hilo and University of Hawaii at Manoa top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Hawaii at Manoa tops the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Hawaii

Hawaii Medical College, Travel Institute of the Pacific and Hawaii Institute of Hair Design have the best 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Hawaii, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Hawaii

Windward Community College, Kauai Community College and Honolulu Community College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Hawaii, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

KAILUA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: January 2019 - General Membership Meeting

If you are a member and plan on attending with a guest, or a few guests, please register here. Payment for your guest(s) is required prior to the event.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Legislative 101 Class January 10

Join us for this free community event in which Jen Wilbur from the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii will present information about legislation in Hawaii, including:

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:Governor Ige Unveils ‘Ohana Zone Plans, Emergency Proclamation for Homelessness

Gov. David Ige announced plans to implement ‘Ohana Zones and signed a new statewide emergency proclamation designed to assist efforts to provide housing for our community’s most vulnerable members.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union Donates More than $24,000 from Market Day Events to Hope Services Hawaii

Demonstrating compassion and a strong conviction to care for Hawaii Islanders in need, Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) raised $24,281 for Hope Services Hawaii, Inc. (HOPE) during HCFCU’s annual “Market Days” events. Market Days occur every October in honor of International Credit Union Week.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Festive Fun, Camaraderie at Holiday AfterHours; Kona-Kohala Chamber Members Brighten Holidays for Local Families

It was a full house of 150 at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s (KKCC) holiday AfterHours, which offered attendees the opportunity to dress in swanky attire while networking and feasting on delicious pupus by Foster’s Kitchen and Daylight Mind Coffee Company.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Honolulu 51% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Honolulu is $224.32, 51 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

Hawaii’s population dipped -0.3% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Hawaii’s population decreased by 3,712, or -0.3 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hawaii building permits: September 2018

Hawaii issued 487 building permits for privately owned housing during September, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

University of Hawaii at Manoa has most student athletes in state

University of Hawaii at Manoa ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Hawaii Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Hawaii has 27th highest home vacancy rate in nation

Hawaii posted the 27th highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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