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Entries from September 30th, 2009

Bookmarks for September 30th

September 30th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on September 30th: Moon-crashing probe aimed at bigger target: A NASA spacecraft destined to crash into a moon crater in the hunt for hidden caches of water ice has a new target, the space agency announced Monday. UH gets $23 million […]

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Don’t Miss Lunch at 220 Grille [Updated]

September 29th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Food, Hawaii

One of the more interesting restaurants in Honolulu exists only a few weeks out of the year. 220 Grille specializes in “Hawaii Regional Cuisine,” offering great food and service on the slopes of Diamond Head. Yet everything on the menu costs less than $10. How? By putting students to work. 220 Grille is a learning […]

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Kat Reeder Tackles Triple Crown

September 25th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Art, Events

Local artist Kat Reeder, whose work you may have seen at First Friday as one of the recently featured artist at the Chinatown Boardroom, was tapped to create the official poster of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing 2009. Although the competition doesn’t begin until November, she’s offering an early look at the design, which […]

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“LOST” Seen and Heard

September 22nd, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 7 Comments · Hawaii, Lost, Pop Culture

SPOILER ALERT: Work on the sixth and final season of “LOST” continues here in Honolulu. Thanks to some eagle-eagle eyed fans (and one friend with a good ear), here are some new photos from recent shoots and a brief note about filming that took place today on the Hawaii Film Studio lot.

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Bookmarks for September 22nd

September 22nd, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on September 22nd: Hawaii taps HP for health data warehouse projects: Hewlett-Packard Co. is working with Hawaiian state health officials on two data warehousing projects, one of which will be one of the first examples of HP’s new go-to-market strategy in […]

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Free Admission on Museum Day

September 21st, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Art, Events, Family, Hawaii

This Saturday, Sept. 26, brings Museum Day 2009, and several Hawaii museums are among the over 1,200 museums participating nationwide. The event, which is expected to draw over 200,000 people, is now in its fourth year and sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine. To take advantage of the free admission offer, visit the Museum Day website to […]

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ʻAiea Dog Vies for ‘Cutest’ Crown

September 21st, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · The Web

Meet Bobby Gorgeous. The five-year old white Pomeranian from Aiea is competing in the “Cutest Dog Competition,” which is offering a million dollar prize. His “fashion mentor” Guylynn Gia is trying to drum up votes, and pledges to share the winnings with the Hawaiian Humane Society, Malama Na Honu (a Hawaiian sea turtle protection group), […]

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“LOST” in the Neighborhood

September 18th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 11 Comments · Lost, Pop Culture, Television

SPOILER ALERT (Updated 3:12 p.m. HST): Breathless word comes from Carrie of a recent “LOST” shoot in Kahala. Less than a block from the home where Hurley hid in Season 5, she found her neighborhood once again packed with trailers and trucks before sunrise. Fortunately for us, she blew off her morning plans when she […]

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“LOST” at HIFF

September 16th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, Hawaii, Media, Pop Culture, Television

Updated Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m.: As reported late last month, the Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) is collaborating with the producers and creators of the hit television show “LOST” for a series of special events on Saturday, Oct. 17. There will be a series of “master classes” during the day, but the centerpiece will be […]

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Bookmarks for September 15th

September 15th, 2009 by Ryan Ozawa · 1 Comment · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on September 15th: Unraveling the Chemistry of Titan’s Hazy Atmosphere: An international team of scientists has announced the confirmation of a key chemical reaction that forms the molecule triacetylene in the ultra-cold atmosphere of Saturn’s moon Titan. NASA’s LCROSS Reveals Target […]

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