Job Posting – Wahiawa CMC Full Time Community Media Associate Position

῾Ōlelo Community Media (www.olelo.org), O’ahu’s premiere provider of PEG Access resources and services, exists “to strengthen our island voices and advance community engagement through innovative media.” ῾Ōlelo’s programs and services are designed to equip and empower individuals, non-profit and community organizations to exercise free speech and engage in community media by sharing their unique stories […]

῾Ōlelo to Cablecast in High Definition

Beginning September 1, 2016, ῾Ōlelo Community Media will begin cablecasting in high definition on two Hawaiian Telcom channels, which is found at 1049 and 1053. ῾Ōlelo programming will continue to be available on current Hawaiian Telcom channels 49 and 53 for viewers without HD televisions. High-definition cablecasting provides higher resolution pictures designed to fit today’s […]

Youth Xchange 2016 Finalists

Mahalo to the many students and educators who participated in this year’s Youth Xchange Competition. We received 909 entries, that’s 909 important messages from Hawaii’s youth. The awards ceremony is being held at the Sheraton Waikiki Resort on Wednesday, April 26. Student and teacher finalists will receive invitations to attend.  Check out the finalists by […]

A NEW NAME. AN EXPANDED MISSION.

The call letters for the State’s on demand cable channel (50) have changed to better reflect its unique mission.  The new designation is Hawaii Government Public Network (HGPN).   Since the launch of the statewide cable channel this past January, it has become apparent that the role of the channel will become far broader than […]

Hometown Media Awards Call for Entries!

The Alliance for Community Media is seeking entries for its annual Hometown Media Awards. If your program aired on ‘Ōlelo’s channels between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015, you are eligible to enter by the online submission deadline of April 21, 2016. Please visit www.allcommunitymedia.org/hometown-media-awards  for more information.  The Alliance for Community Media’s mission […]

State of the City tonight, February 29

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell plans to give his fourth State of the City address on Monday at Mission Memorial Auditorium by Honolulu Hale. Live coverage begins at 6:00 PM with the mayor’s speech scheduled for 6:30 p.m. If you can’t make it in person, you can watch on ‘Olelo Ch 54 or online at www.olelo.org/olelo54. […]

PUC Hearings Live on Olelo February 29 – March 4

The Public Utilities Commission resumes its formal evidentiary hearings on issues related to the proposed change of control of the Hawaiian Electric Companies and NextEra Energy.  The Commission recessed its hearings on February 10, 2016. The Commission will resume its formal evidentiary hearing on February 29, 2016 and it is planned to continue until March 4.  ‘Ōlelo will […]