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Waves, Whales and Wags


We are staying on Oahu’s North Shore with Mike’s brother and sister-in-law. It’s a time of tears and remembrances (Mike’s mom passed away last month), but also of laughter and telling stories around the kitchen table. 436 more words

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Opal Thai

What is there to say about Opal Thai aside from that it is AMAZING!! And, hopefully obvious, that it’s Thai food.

As with most of the other posts from Oahu, it is located on the North Shore in Haleiwa. 203 more words


Coast Guard enforces temporary safety zone off Oahu's North Shore

The Coast Guard is enforcing a temporary safety zone approximately 2.9 miles northwest of Haleiwa Small Boat Harbor.

The temporary safety zone is necessary to protect personnel, vessels and the marine environment from potential hazards associated with ongoing operations to salvage two downed helicopters in the area. 230 more words


Coast Guard suspends search for 12 Marines off Oahu's North Shore

The U.S. Coast Guard announced Tuesday that at sunset, crews suspended the active search for 12 Marines missing after Thursday night’s double helicopter crash off the North Shore. 1,310 more words


Waterfall Hike, Thai food and good hangs

Yesterday we did a 5-mile hike (or so) through mud to Maunawili Falls.

Afterwards (after we all showered of course), we went out to an amazing restaurant in Haleiwa called Opal Thai. 74 more words


12 missing after 2 Marine Corps helicopters crash off Oahu's North Shore

According to reports from multiple local news agencies, including Hawaii News Now, two Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallions collided and crashed last night at 10:40pm Hawaiian Standard Time. 129 more words


Hawaii! Part 1

Last spring break, two of my friends and I opted for a more relaxed vacation instead of heading to the usual Cabo. Instead of taking back shots and riding banana boats, we were out hiking and driving around. 182 more words