Hawai’i Puerto Ricans

Puerto Rican Migration To The Hawaiian Islands Sugar Plantations Puerto Rican Sugar Plantation Workers In Hawai’i In August of 1899 the island of Puerto Rico was devastated by two strong hurricanes. On August 8th a category 4 hurricane flattened Puerto Rico,...

LGS Radio 2-6-22

On Air 2-6-22 LGS Vegas Hawaiian Radio Show Little Grass Shack Radio Show Segments Hawaiian Word of the Day – Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: anuanu – Definition: Not warm. Anu, anuanu; koʻekoʻe, huʻihuʻi (chilly) Topic From The Tropic: Chinese Immigration To...

Chinese In Hawai’i

Chinese immigration to Hawai’i Encouraged by King Kamehameha I, Hawaii exported sandalwood to China from 1792 to 1843. As a result, Chinese people dubbed the Hawaiian Islands “Tan Heung Shan”, roughly translates to “Fragrant Sandalwood...

Never Forget!

The Kingdom Of Hawai'i Never Forget! Never Forget The Illegal Overthrow Of The Hawai’i Kingdom. On Jan 17, 1893, a group of America-backed businessmen whom self proclaimed a provisional government, strengthened with bayonet-armed U.S. Marines staged a coup...

LGS Radio 1-16-22

On Air 1-16-22 LGS Vegas Hawaiian Radio Show Little Grass Shack Radio Show Segments Hawaiian Word of the Day – Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: manaʻolana – Definition: hope, confidence, expectation; Topic From The Tropic: Sending Aloha and mana’olana to...

Hae Hawai’i Short Film

Hae Hawai'i Short Film Flag Of The Hawaiian Kingdom A young Hawaiian man steals the Hawaiian flag in hopes of raising it when the kingdom is restored. Director – Ty SangaProducers – Ty Sanga, Caleb Lucero, Vince Keala LuceroWriters – Ty Sanga &...

Hawai’i Firecrackers

Hawai'i Firecracker Traditions Happy New Year - Hau'oli Makahiki Hou Little Grass Shack WTF?!?! (What The Fact) Hawai’i New Year firework traditions comes from the introduction of the firecracker by Chinese immigrants.The predecessor of the firecracker was a...

LGS Radio 12-19-21

On Air 12-19-21 LGS Vegas Hawaiian Radio Show Little Grass Shack Radio Show Segments Hawaiian Word of the Day – Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: Mele Kalikimaka – Definition: Merry Christmas (translation) Topic From The Tropic: Christmas things to do on the...

Poke From Hawai’i

Poke From Hawai'i Traditional Blends Poke means to slice, section, cut crosswise into pieces;   Traditional:Poke is a native Hawaiian cuisine; seasoned, diced raw fish, octopus, and/or shellfish. Traditional poke served sliced, cubed, or smashed is seasoned and...