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Obituaries

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Cameron K. Abe • Samuel Kaliko Sin Kui Ah Yuen Jr. • Gretchen Mann Aona • Ladrena Ilima Broad • Severino Llapitan Butay Sr.; and more

2 in custody following argument, death in Makiki

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Honolulu police homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man Sunday morning in Makiki and have in custody two men, ages 26 and 18, on suspicion of murder.

Investigators sift for clues in Coco Palms fire

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Kauai firefighters are trying to determine the cause of a stubborn blaze that took two days to extinguish at Coco Palms Resort.

Former Maui mayor faces incumbent in state House race

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Former Maui Mayor James "Kimo" Apana is looking to return to politics with a bid for the state House seat representing Central Maui against incumbent Justin Woodson.

Fisheries council members criticize sanctuary growth plan

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Several Pacific island officials are opposed to President Barack Obama's proposal to create the world's largest marine sanctuary in the Central Pacific, which would greatly expand protected fishing areas.

Median home price rises to record $700,000

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Oahu's housing market has pushed into new territory, breaking a 7-year-old record that appeared ready to fall after being brushed a few times in recent months.

Seniors fall victim to scams

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Seventy-six-year-old Shirley Thomas trusted the man who called her Mom and went to the store with her to buy materials for renovating her two-bedroom Makiki apartment.

Harsher penalty set for abuse committed in keiki's presence

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Physically abusing a family or household member in the presence of a child under 14 years old is now a Class C felony under a newly signed law.

Ocean Watch: Summer warmth, long days spawn an abundance of fry

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Two friends, former Hawaii residents, visited from Oakland last week, and we hit all of Oahu's hot spots. Hot spots for fish watching, that is. Wild night life for us was watching TV until 10.

Newswatch

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Prison visits are cut due to staff shortage • Pacarro tabbed to lead liquor panel • Owner of kayak found adrift turns up safe; and more

911 Report

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Search for missing teen hiker will resume • Motorcyclist is critically injured in crash

Stabbing victim had big heart for foster kids

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Police are investigating the killing of a foster mother Saturday at a house near Waimanalo Bay Beach Park. Lt. Walter Calistro of HPD said officers were called to the caretaker's house about 8 a.m. Saturday and found a woman with stab wounds.

Final aloha to Kamakahi full of ohana and music

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
Hawaiian entertainers, songwriters and musicians from across Hawaii and beyond joined relatives, friends and fans at Saturday's funeral for slack-key master Dennis David Kahe­kilimamaoikalanikeha Kamakahi.

Governor gets personal in new video

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
A new campaign video offers a personal look at Gov. Neil Abercrombie, from his first impression of Hawaii when he arrived as a university teaching assistant in 1959 to his fondness for Japanese cinema to his emotional bond with his hanai mother.

Raceway operator digs in against DHHL

Local News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 04:54
The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands has ordered the operator of Oahu's only auto racing venue to vacate the Kalaeloa property he has leased for the past seven years, citing "multiple violations of a now-terminated rental agreement."

アンジェロ・ピエトロが9月で閉店

ローカルニュース - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 08:20
 日本に拠点をおく人気イタリアンレストランのアンジェロ・ピエトロが、オアフ島アラモアナ地区にある店舗を9月半ばで閉店すると発表した。  アンジェロ・ピエトロの関係者はレストランの閉店理由として、現在の店舗の場所の賃貸契約が9月末で終了するためとし、現在、新たな店舗の場所を探しているとしている。 アンジェロ・ピエトロは1980年に日本で誕生し、日本国内で50店舗を展開しているほか、オアフ島でも約20年にわたって営業を行っていた。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース

UGGオーストラリアが2号店を今秋オープン

ローカルニュース - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 08:09
 クラシックなシープスキンブーツなどを販売しているUGGオーストラリアが、オアフ島ワイキキに州内2店舗目となる新店舗をオープンする予定であることが明らかになった。 UGGオーストラリアの関係者は、今年9月に開業予定の新店舗はワイキキのカラカウア大通り沿い、以前、コールドストーン・アイスクリームが営業を行っていた場所になる予定で、店内では、9~13歳向けのブーツや洋服などを中心に販売するとしている。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース

Obituaries

Local News - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 04:47
Phillip Noe'au Kealiiokealoha Akau • Masahiro Ando • Walter Toshiyuki Asari • Ruben Caraang Baguio • Marcelina C. Balela • Melba Kapualani Ching • Colson Gabriel Kahiwahiwa Fernandez Sr. • and more

Kanahele, Aloha First have toiled for 20 years

Local News - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 04:47
The bad boy of the Native Hawaiian sovereignty movement celebrated two recent milestones inside the 45-acre compound that serves as the Waimanalo headquarters for the Nation of Hawaii.