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フレッシュカフェがダウンタウン店をオープン

ローカルニュース - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:51
 オアフ島ワード地区のクイーンズ通り沿いで営業を行っている人気レストランのフレッシュカフェが、ダウンタウンに2号店をオープンする。 今回フレッシュカフェ2号店がオープンするのは、ダウンタウンに以前あった人気レストラン「インディゴ」のあった場所で、今週木曜日の17時より、フルメニューでの営業を開始する予定となっている。 約5,000平方フィートの広さを有する新レストランでは、パンケーキなどの朝食メニューから、スープやサンドイッチなどのランチメニュー、パスタやステーキなどのディナーメニューまで、多彩なメニューの数々が提供される。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース

マウイ島などに汚水注意報発令中

ローカルニュース - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 08:36
 ハワイ州の保健衛生局では現在、週末にハワイ諸島に降り続いた大雨によって、マウイ島、ラナイ島、モロカイ島の一部に汚水が流失しているとして、汚水注意報を発令している。  当局では、汚水注意報の発令されている海岸線には、下水のほか、農薬や化学薬品などの有害物質を含んだ大量の汚水が大雨によって河川などに流れ込んでいるほか、濁った水の中にある動物の遺骸などに引き寄せられたサメが海岸線近くまでやってくる可能性もあるとして、市民に対して茶色く濁った水に近づかないように呼びかけている。
参考:ホノルル・スター・アドバタイザー

Storm damages several homes

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Holly Smith stacked sandbags around her doors when she saw the water rising in her yard early Sunday morning in Hau­ula, but nothing was going to stop the water.

Adoption advocate to be tried on child sex assault charges

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
The former executive director of an organization that encourages people to adopt foster children has been charged with sexual assault involving two girls.

Nominee to be first female 4-star general of combat forces

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Air Force Lt. Gen. Lori J. Robinson has been nominated to be the new commanding general of Pacific Air Forces, which would make her the first U.S. female four-star commander of combat forces, the Pentagon announced last week.

Two women finish record-setting ocean trip to Hawaii

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Just ahead of lightning and thunder, two women ended a grueling 61-day voyage in a rowboat across the Pacific on Saturday night, setting two world records.

Freedom fleeting for isle escapees

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Junior Jorju probably didn't realize it, but the odds were against him when he took off from Maui Community Correctional Center on the night of July 12, midway through a two-week jail sentence.

Kokua Line: State worker apologizes for photographing cars

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Question: Early one morning my daughter was in her car in the Ewa District Court parking lot, waiting to pick up some forms.

Ocean Watch: Boring worms are fascinating creatures

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
When marine biologists talk about boring worms, they don't mean uninteresting fish bait. They're referring to worms that bore into hard surfaces.

Newswatch

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Isle newspaper begins publishing online • Visitor from Texas dies on snorkeling trip • Traffic deaths and DUI arrests fall on Big Island; and more

911 Report

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Fire destroys abandoned Maili house • Alleged burglars discovered by residents

U.N. treaty on illicit fishing lauded

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
The former head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said a proposed global treaty could significantly reduce black-market fishing.

Hundreds welcome new library to Aiea

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
It was about 20 years in the making, but the Aiea Public Library finally has a new home where the old Aiea Sugar Mill once stood.

Debates appear doubtful as Tsutsui cites conflicts

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui is unlikely to appear at any public forums or debates with his top Democratic challenger, state Sen. Clayton Hee, before the Aug. 9 primary election due to scheduling conflicts.

GMO petition decision due this week

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
A petition calling for the regulation of the use of pesticides and growth of genetically modified crops on Kauai could face its demise at an upcoming meeting.

Boat captain admits sleeping on the job

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
The captain of a Honolulu-ported fishing vessel admitted Friday in federal court that he was sleeping as his boat sailed over the high seas with no one at the helm.

Safety concerns mount in Kakaako

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
When Kauai resident Michael Stollaire drove up to the Hawaii Children's Discovery Center with his wife and toddler, he was startled by the tent city of homeless people that greeted him.

Whales key in moving nutrients in oceans

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
As the largest animals on Earth, great whales play a role in maintaining Hawaii's ecosystems by bringing in nutrients from their migrations.

Abercrombie aims to patch last wounds of fight over pension tax

Local News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:55
Gov. Neil Abercrombie, haunted politically by an unpopular pension tax proposal, has sought to assure seniors he will not support taxes on pensions or senior benefits if re-elected.