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Air Date: Tue, Apr 4, 2017 7:30 PM
In honor of the late Jim Burns, PBS Hawai‘i presents an in-memoriam encore of this episode recorded in June 2014.   Jim Burns’ father, John A. Burns, always thought of himself as a local boy. Jim, who grew up in Kailua and could easily break into Pidgin English, saw himself the same way.
Air Date: Sat, Dec 26, 2015 9:00 PM
Explore the life and legend of this iconic entertainer through never-before-seen footage and interviews with his immediate family and Tony Bennett. Narrated by Stanley Tucci, this documentary reveals a man far more complex than his public persona.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 20, 2015 7:30 PM
For businesswoman Gerri Hayes, being told that “you can’t do it” just makes her more determined to succeed. Gerri shares her survival story as a single mother of two young children who moved to Hawaii to take a human-services job that didn’t materialize. She founded a business, Office Pavilion Hawaii, providing furniture to workplaces.
Air Date: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 7:30 PM
The next LONG STORY SHORT features Mike Irish, known as Hawaii’s “kim chee king.” As a young man starting college, Mike broke his neck in a football impact which left him paralyzed. He had to leave college and faced the prospect of never walking again.
Air Date: Tue, Apr 7, 2015 7:30 PM
Retired Hawaii State Auditor Marion Higa learned from her parents not to let her gender stand in the way of her goals. On this episode, she matter-of-factly shares her story of seeking the State Auditor position, back when few women in the U.S. had such top jobs.
Air Date: Tue, Mar 10, 2015 7:30 PM
John Rampage got the performing bug early in life. As a young boy, he acted on stage and danced classical ballet, and at one point, even considered dance as a career.
Air Date: Wed, Jan 7, 2015 7:30 PM
This evening’s guest will be Darnell Arceneaux. Darnell is the former Head Coach at Saint Louis and was Marcus Mariota’s head coach in high school.   The Leahey’s will discuss Oregon’s College Football Playoff Championship game against Ohio State along with the UH Men’s Basketball team’s 12-4 start.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 17, 2014 7:30 PM
This episode’s guest will be former a university of Hawaii head football coach June Jones.   The Leaheys will discuss with Coach Jones his future and any interest in returning to UH in any capacity. Plus the three will discuss Hawaii’s Marcus Mariota winning the 80th annual Heisman Trophy.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 3, 2014 7:30 PM
Jim and Kanoa Leahey, Hawaii’s father-and-son sports reporting duo, prove that the liveliest discussions happen with family and friends at the kitchen table. Join them as they talk story with special guests about “sports and other living things.
Air Date: Wed, Nov 19, 2014 7:30 PM
Jim and Kanoa Leahey, Hawaii’s father-and-son sports reporting duo, prove that the liveliest discussions happen with family and friends at the kitchen table. Join them as they talk story with special guests about “sports and other living things.
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