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15 tips to help your young entrepreneur sell gently used toys, puzzles, games and more. more

Nov 16, 2017 8:03 AM We Tried It!

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Want to take your kids snorkeling? Here are our family's 12 tips for making the most of a day at this famous bay. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:15 PM We Tried It!

Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-November 1

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Play with slime and fire rockets, decorate a cupcake with a celebrity chef, cheer on the Bows two ways and pick up a free tree. more

Nov 1, 2017 7:45 PM Weekend Guide

Leeward Discovery Fair 2017

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Our nine tips for finding the best parking, trying lava lamps and exploring at this free family activity day. more

Nov 1, 2017 7:14 PM Our Guide

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Ride ponies, trick-or-treat at the zoo, get moving with free admission to Bishop Museum, fly rockets and watch a clever cat. more

Oct 25, 2017 7:35 PM Weekend Guide

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14 tips covering what's new, what's free and what you can pick, eat, ride and buy at this year's huge fall event. more

Oct 19, 2017 9:36 AM Our Guide

Education Cheat Sheet: Navigating the Program Maze

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What is Montessori, Waldorf and Reggio Emilia? An expert helps us understand the similarities and differences in these educational methods for kids. more

Oct 16, 2017 10:37 AM Blogs

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Our 15 tips for when to go, what to eat and buy, and a few spooky items to watch out for in the sunflower patch. more

Oct 11, 2017 8:00 AM Halloween Corner

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If you're looking for somewhere to go or something to make or bake at home, check out our list of 19 activities to keep your children from getting bored. more

Oct 9, 2017 10:23 AM Things to Do

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From the mass shooting in Las Vegas to hurricane devastation, TV to twitter, our keiki see worldwide tragedies. So, what should we tell them? And how? Here are 10 tips from psychologists and experts. more

Oct 2, 2017 6:04 PM News

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Choose from more than 300 free activities, meet pro basketball stars, build with architects, watch a dragon dance or go to a fun fair. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:26 PM Weekend Guide

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Our keiki hear about fall colors at school and on TV. But, in Hawai‘i it’s can be challenging to show them the seasons. We found a fun way to track the changes from home with webcams and videos. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM Our Guide

Our roundup of camps and workshops to keep your kids busy during the fall break. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 PM Guides & Resources

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From Disney characters to golf, capoeira and a recording studio, we asked for tips to this big film event. more

Sep 18, 2017 4:08 PM Our Guide

Education Cheat Sheet: Preparing for College,  Beyond the SATs

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Colleges are looking for much more than a textbook-style well-rounded resume. So what are admissions officers looking for beyond the test scores and grade point averages? more

Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM Blogs

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Eat andagi and watch a lion dog dance, celebrate the Hawaiian monk seal with free keiki admission to Sea Life Park, make and shoot an air cannon and see a giant T. rex before it's too late. more

Aug 31, 2017 8:59 AM Weekend Guide

Whats New Pacific Buddhist Academy

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Big headlines about some new additions to Hawai‘i school campuses: A new building, head of school, course for budding entrepreneurs and a public-school after school tutoring program. more

Aug 22, 2017 9:00 AM News

Education Cheat Sheet: Licensing 101

Mid-Pacific Institute is one of 107 Hawai‘i schools licensed by a subsidiary of the Hawai‘i Association of Independent Schools. Photo: Courtesy of Mid-Pacific Institute

Only about a third of the private schools in Hawai‘i are licensed. What does it matter and what does the license really mean? We break it down. more

Aug 21, 2017 4:17 PM Blogs

Education Cheat Sheet: Battling Boredom

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Sometimes it's better to leave your kids with nothing to do. Here is a look at the benefits of boredom. more

Jul 17, 2017 4:44 PM Blogs

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Our tips for seeing livestock, riding a tractor, entering a pie-eating contest, rides and more. more

Jul 12, 2017 12:10 PM Our Guide