Instructor Julie Percell addresses the class from the Kaua‘i Community College location.

Hiʻilei Aloha Teaches Entrepreneurs via Distance Learning

July 22, 2016, 9:15 a.m.   Hiʻilei Aloha Teaches Entrepreneurs via Distance Learning The classes are a byproduct of a 2016 US SBA Accelerator Competition Award By Blaine Fergerstrom Honolulu, Hawai‘i—Office of Hawaiian Affairs subsidiary Hiʻilei Aloha LLC is using technology to bring its popular…

How To Succeed At Social Media

Those who know me well know that I have been intimately involved in the Internet in Hawai’i since the earliest days of public availability in the early ’90s. I built some of the earliest websites in Hawai’i and racked up so many Hawai’i “firsts” that my…

Honolulu City Lights by Keola and Kapono Beamer.

Honolulu City Lights

The City and County of Honolulu is currently underway with a program to replace all the orange glow high-pressure sodium street lights with new, efficient, bright bluish-white LED street lights. Bravo, it’s about time! Some are lamenting and opposing this change, saying it is going…

May 10, 2016 Facebook post

My Diabetes Journey

[I wrote this article for HMSA’s Island Scene magazine. It won’t be published until Oct., so I was given permission to post an advance copy, here. Mahalo Lisa!] On Feb. 10, I went to the doctor’s complaining about shingles which had lingered since the previous…

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Fanny Guitarist June Millington In Honolulu

Pioneering Woman In Rock June Millington To Play Honolulu Benefit Show FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Apr 5, 2016 Download a PDF version of this release Download a PDF of the concert poster Honolulu, Hawaii – June Millington, “one of the hottest female guitarists in the industry,”…

T-Mobile website

Flipping the Switch

After nearly 20 years with AT&T, I switched to T-Mobile By Blaine Fergerstrom Nov. 2015 – There, I went and did it. It was hard leaving a comfortable spot, but a man reaches a point where something has got to be done, and, well, I…