Thursday, October 29, 2009

KGMB and KHNL news "merge" - sad farewells

KHNL/KFVE, KGMB Merger To Cut 68 Jobs
"There are 198 full-time employees at the three stations. KGMB employees were told 130 will be kept, and about 68 from either KHNL or KGMB will lose their jobs."

Among those cut:

Diane Ako;

Sharie Shima (in healthier times).

It's a sad day in TV journo-babe history.

But if it means no more "Think About It" segments, it might just be worth it.

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Berry Bonanza on Hualalai

Yesterday was a furlough day for me, so I went up the mountain. There are choke ohelo berries up there now. This little plant was only about 4" tall, but look at how many berries it has.

Of course the usual sights were there as well:

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Wordless Wednesday

(Andrew should be getting credit for the Wordless Wednesday meme)

Friday, October 02, 2009