Jackie Robinson made his mark in history as the first Black American to play Major League Baseball. But before he broke the color barrier, he was breaking tackles here at Palama Settlement. Meet Chester and Kevin, two young sports collectors as they discover Jackie's past playing football for the Honolulu Bears.
Luis Real was born and raised in Mexico and when he moved to Hawaiʻi in 2002, he fell head over heels for the rich history and surfing culture of Oʻahu’s North Shore. To show his appreciation, Luis has curated a large collection of surf memorabilia that he displays at his surf shop in Haleʻiwa. Dating as far back as the 1940s, his collection includes world champs, pipeline masters, and local surf legends.
Every year, thousands of cosplayers flock to Kawaii Kon to represent their favorite characters by dressing up in authentic outfits. Of course, making a cosplay takes a lot of time and effort. We go behind the scenes with cosplay veterans Jon and Shaughn to see what is takes to bring their favorite characters to life.
Sarah Natochenny, the voice of Ash Ketchum, is put to the test by improvising voices to some original characters. Shot at Kawaii-Kon on March 31, 2023
Puʻuiki Cemetery in Waialua is the final resting place for many plantation workers, their families, and their children - and it technically doesn't exist. Legendary Hawaiian storyteller Lopaka Kapanui tells of how the community reclaimed the forgotten cemetery from desecration.