Olelo Community Media

Community Update

10th of August 2021

Bottles 4 College

Meet Genshu Price. He has been enrolled in Kāneʻohe’s JAM program since it began in the summer of 2019 and has completed several video projects including the one featured in this Hawaii News Now story. Not only is Genshu an avid videographer, he is also the developer of Bottles 4 College, a campaign for collecting […]


29th of June 2021

Spectrum Audio Issues

We recognize that some of our viewers using Spectrum have been experiencing audio loss on one or more of our channels. We are working closely with Spectrum to resolve this issue. To help us, we ask that you please contact Spectrum (spectrum.net/contact-us) and inform them that you too are experiencing this issue.


28th of June 2021

Island Re-Focus

Since 2017, Island Focus, ‘Ōlelo Community Mediaʻs monthly half-hour signature series, has featured exclusive interviews with leaders of our government, business, education, and community sectors to talk about their passions, what’s new, and what impact they’ve made in the community. Part of this series’ charm is that each episode was shot on-location at one of […]


18th of June 2021

CLOSURE – June 21, 2021

In honor of the newly recognized federal and state holiday, Saturday June 19, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, ‘Ōlelo’s offices will be CLOSED on MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience the late notice may have caused.


3rd of June 2021

Project Search

Since April 2021, ‘Ōlelo staff members have been working with students from Project Search to create PSAs as part of our JAM (Junior Academy for Media) program. Project Search is a year-long, fully immersive vocational internship program for students with special needs. As part of Project Search training, interns are placed in participating businesses to […]


1st of June 2021

‘Ōlelo Back on Track

On Saturday, May 15, ʻŌlelo exhibited a true sense of normalcy as our first major on-location Electronic Field Production (EFP) van shoot took place. The event was an in-season track meet with the following participating Oʻahu Interscholastic Association (OIA) high schools: Farrington, Kailua, Kaimukī, Kalaheo, McKinley, and Moanalua. A total of 24 crew members participating […]


21st of May 2021

Basic Animation Class 6/22

  ‘Ōlelo presents Basic Animation. Learn how to create moving objects through the art of animation! Join our virtual class on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.  CLICK HERE to register.


19th of May 2021

O’ahu Free Speech Contest

There are a wealth of freedoms we all enjoy on a daily basis. From what we wear to what we say, from who we vote for to who we love.   At this time when we celebrate freedom, ‘Ōlelo Community Media invites you to utilize our open mic service, O‘ahu Free Speech, to exercise your First Amendment […]


17th of May 2021

Youth Challenge Academy

‘Ōlelo’s Māpunapuna Media Center recently welcomed cadets from the Hawaii National Guard’s Youth Challenge Academy. The cadets enjoyed a tour and settled in for a mentoring session on Final Cut Pro as part of ‘Ōlelo’s Junior Academy for Media. The cadets are currently in the post production phase of creating PSAs on the subject of […]


5th of May 2021

In Memoriam – Delores Harris

We at ‘Ōlelo celebrate the life of Delores Harris, the producer of the inspirational program, In Times Like These. Delores has graced ‘Ōlelo with her presence since 2008, producing countless Mini Studio shows and bringing in many others, helping them to spread their message as well.  If you had the pleasure of knowing Delores you […]