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Marching with aloha

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 05:54
Three hundred eighty-eight Hawaii band students from 44 schools on six islands will converge today in Los Angeles for an intense five-day crash rehearsal before the Pasadena Tournament of Roses' 125th Rose Parade on New Year's Day.

Heroes Next Door: Pair inspires through love of animals and community

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 05:54
It's easy to see that Jim and Kim Slagel of Kaneohe are just as passionate about teaching as they are about giving back to the community.

Whatever Happened to: Dog found in Kona reunited with owner after 8 years

Sun, 12/29/2013 - 05:54
Question: What ever happened to the Illinois resident who had her dog taken away by her boyfriend, only to find eight years later that the animal had been left at the Humane Society in Kona on Hawaii island?

Obituaries

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Toshie Matsuyoshi Aquino • Wilfred Wai Mun Ching • Henry Jom Su Choi • Gwendolyn Joyce Chun Chong • Daniel Davis Kaleialoha Choy • Frances Gail Marie DeCosta • Gwendolyn K. DeMoss • Elnora M. Freitas • Dorothy Gladys Gonsalves • and more

Obama plays golf after family hike to Manoa Falls

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
After signing several bills — including the federal budget and defense bill — President Barack Obama and the first family hiked the Manoa Falls trail Thursday.

Island Images

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51

Obituaries

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Eldon Nobu Akamine • Janice Mary Elizabeth Uli'i Akana • Joseph Joaquin Keahi Chai II • Milagros Galdiano Embry • Pauline Yaeko Masada Gibbons • Marcel Llopis Hernandez • Yukie Iwaishi • Rick Keefer and more

Newswatch

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Maui College professor wins service award • State to gauge surf damage at 2 boat ramps

911 Report

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Body found in burned Mountain View home • Driver hurt when her Jeep hits hydrant • Intruder dances on couch at UH Press • Ex-boyfriend arrested on multiple charges

President and first lady visit, thank Marines in Kaneohe

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
President Barack Obama stepped away from the seclusion of his quiet Hawaii vacation for what's become a Christmas tradition: paying tribute to U.S. troops and the sacrifices their families make during the holidays and throughout the year.

UH smoking ban on hold for review

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
A campuswide ban on the use of tobacco products and electronic cigarettes that was to take effect Jan. 1 at the University of Hawaii at Manoa has been postponed pending review by unions and faculty.

Gill is named interim head of state Health Department

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Gary Gill has been named acting director at the state Department of Health in the wake of Loretta Fuddy's death after a plane crash off Molo­kai earlier this month.

Lawyer wants assault suspect's mental health state examined

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
A 25-year-old Nana­kuli man who was found not guilty by reason of insanity in bizarre attacks on two friends has been accused of another assault while in custody at Oahu Community Correctional Center.

State's high court rejects Koa Ridge project approval

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
The Hawaii Supreme Court has invalidated the state Land Use Commission's 2010 approval of the controversial Koa Ridge project in Central Oahu, but developer Castle & Cooke Hawaii said it plans to proceed based on a subsequent commission approval won in 2012.

Funds pour in for Philippines

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Millions of dollars from Hawaii have been funneled to the Typhoon Hai­yan relief effort, thanks in large part to the giving spirit and strong Christmas tradition of the islands' Fili­pino community.

Heroes Next Door: Liaison eases return of Pearl Harbor veterans

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Jim Taylor has a unique and special bond with 294 Pearl Harbor defenders and their families. For close to 20 years the retired Navy master chief has volunteered his time to oversee the return of the deceased veterans' ashes to Pearl Harbor, the place that changed their lives forever on Dec. 7, 1941.

Shining Stars

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
A pair of violinists with Roosevelt High School’s symphony orchestra will represent Hawaii at Carnegie Hall’s prestigious 2014 Honors Performance Series in New York.

Newswatch

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
More May's chicken products recalled • Navy to escalate sonar use in isle waters • Arizona inmates join Kulani suit • Officer injured in burglary bust

911 Report

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51
Man not in crosswalk when hit • Lahaina accident kills woman • Maui man is accused of rape

Island Images

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 05:51