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Celebrating the start of a brand new year

Celebrating the start of a brand new year

Rebecca Meyer and Lucinda Hu

March 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The Lunar New Year is a traditional Chinese holiday not only celebrated in China but around the world. Every year, the celebration begins around early February and is intended to bring good fortune into the new year. New year celebrations include various activities, traditions and food. Here in Hawaii, a...

Inspiring grit in girls

Inspiring grit in girls

Shelby Mattos and Noe Nekotani

March 3, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The brisk clicks of high heels echo throughout the halls of Sacred Hearts Academy, as local entrepreneur Shelley Cramer confidently strides toward the conference room. Straightening her business suit, she enters to greet a group of eager female student leaders. The students are part of a mentorship...

Hearts out for human trafficking

Hearts out for human trafficking

Noe Nekotani, Opinions Editor, Reporter

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Last month, the Blue Heart Bonanza kicked off Catholic Schools Week. It was hosted by this year’s The Living in Faith Experience (LIFE) Team and was dedicated to bringing awareness to human trafficking. “The Blue Heart Campaign is a global awareness raising initiative to fight human trafficking...

Preparing for the Great Aloha Run

Preparing for the Great Aloha Run

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

February 6, 2018


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The registration for this year’s Great Aloha Run has officially closed, and many are looking forward to the 8-mile marathon. Here are some tips to help prepare:Never perform any kind of physical activity without stretching. Giving your body ample time to loosen up prevents your muscles from getting...

FOODIE FRIDAY: Honolulu Coffee

FOODIE FRIDAY: Honolulu Coffee

Rebecca Meyer and Lucinda Hu

February 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Coffee is often described to be one of the best drinks in the world and, depending on your mood, can accompany any meal. Honolulu Coffee, a coffee shop that fronts the Moana Surfrider Hotel in Waikiki, offers customers a variety of drinks and breakfast choices. Not limited to just coffee and breakfast,...

Ka Leo takes to the radio

Ka Leo takes to the radio

Noe Nekotani, Opinions Editor, Reporter

February 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Last week, journalism students from Sacred Hearts Academy visited the Ohana Broadcast Company,  which is home to Oahu radio stations such as, 102.7 Da Bomb, 94.7 KUMU, ALT 105.9 and 93.1 Da Pa’ina. The group was led on a tour through the different radio stations by Promotions Assistant Grant Po...

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