Posts Tagged ‘Waikiki’

“Rise Above Plastics” Party

Posted by admin on March 7th, 2011 under Art & Music, Events, Features, Parties, Rise Above Plastics Tags: , , ,  •  Comments Off

The Surfrider Foundation invites you to our “Rise Above Plastics” RAP Party A benefit for Surfrider’s Hawaii Chapters. Saturday, March 26, 2011 The Waikiki Aquarium 2777 Kalakaua Ave. 6:00-9:30 pm Please buy tickets at the door! Help us celebrate the accomplishments of Surfrider’s Hawaii Chapters and our Rise Above Plastics Campaign while enjoying sunset, live […]

Environmental Coalition Defends Waikiki Beach From Controversial New Development

Posted by admin on January 4th, 2011 under Beach Preservation, Features, Hawaii, Protecting Special Places Tags: , , , ,  •  Comments Off

Honolulu, HI (Jan. 4, 2011): Yesterday, a coalition of environmental groups and concerned citizens filed an appeal against the Dept. of Planning & Permitting’s decision to allow Kyo-Ya Hotels to build their proposed 26-story hotel/condo tower on Waikiki Beach. Refuting the “hardships” claimed by the developers, the coalition states that the proposed structure violates existing […]