Merrie Monarch Festival

Merrie Monarch Festival, Hilo, Hawai’i The Merrie Monarch Festival is a week-long cultural festival that takes place annually in Hilo, Hawai’i beginning on Easter Sunday. It honors King David Kalākaua, who was called the “Merrie Monarch” for...

Kaialiʻi Kahele Message

Congressman Kahele’s Prince Kūhiō Day Message Annually on March 26th, Hawaiʻi honors the life and legacy of Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaʻole, a revolutionary statesman whose significant contributions continue to impact the lives of Native Hawaiians and all...

Leo – Hawaiian Word

Leo – Hawaiian Word of the Day Little Grass Shack Hawaiian Word of the Day Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: Leo – voice, to speak; tone, tune, melody, sound; command, advice, verbal...

Na Leo Pilimehana

Na Leo Pilimehana Hawaiian Music Spotlight Featured On The Little Grass Shack Radio Show, KUNV 91.5 FM HD1, Las Vegas, NV.  Na Leo Waikiki Shell, Brown Bags to Stardom, 1984…Representing Kamehameha Schools, 3 high school friends Nalani Jenkins, Lehua Kalima and...

The Checkers & Pogo Show

The Checkers and Pogo Show A Hawai’i version of “Romper-Room” “Checkers and Pogo” was a TV series made for children, keiki of Hawai’i. The show aired on KGMB TV from 1967 until 1982. Then KGMB Station owner Cec Heftel wanted an...

Ciana Pelekai The Voice

Hawai’i Local Girl Ciana Pelekai Reaching For The Stars Little Grass Shack Island Entertainment   Hawai’i Local Girl Shines Like A Star! We first heard of her when she was just 8 or 9 years old, now… 21 year old Ciana Pelekai is a singer,...

Mauna: Hawaiian Word

Mauna – Hawaiian Word of the Day Little Grass Shack Hawaiian Word of the Day Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: mauna: mountain, mountainous, mountainous region; View this post on Instagram A post shared by Little Grass Shack...

McKinley High School

President William McKinley High School President William McKinley High School, more commonly referred to as McKinley High School, is a comprehensive public high school in the Honolulu District of the Hawaii State Department of Education. It serves grades nine through...

Peter Moon

Peter Moon; Hawaiian Music Master Ukulele and Guitar Player, Record Producer, Song Writer Peter Moon was born in Honolulu, graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1962 and from the UH Manoa in 1968. As an ukulele and slack-key guitar player he gained musical...