Drivers in town, be warned: Honolulu’s yearlong version of “Carmageddon” kicks off tonight. Road crews will fully close the eastbound H-1 freeway 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. from Likelike Highway to Ward Avenue. They’ll close the same stretch, during the same hours, on Monday night.
A company that worked on the $302 million project to expand the city's HPOWER waste-to-energy facility by installing a third boiler has sued the project's general contractor, claiming it is owed nearly $12.6 million for additional work done because of more than 100 change orders that nearly doubled the amount of its contract.
The number of Chinese-speaking visitors making a stop at the Battleship Missouri Memorial is rising meteorically as many head for history and shopping in Hawaii rather than the waves.
The next Pacific Century Fellows program will include 32 participants from Oahu, the neighbor islands and the military.
オアフ島のアラモアナセンターで毎週土曜日に開催されていたファーマーズマーケットが、来月5日（土）より、カカアコ地区にあるワード・ウェアハウス駐車場で開催されることが明らかになった。 アラモアナセンターでは現在、センター西側で大規模な改修工事が行われており、同地区で開催されていたファーマーズマーケットの開催が一時的に中止となっており、今回、ワード・ウェアハウスの駐車場で「カカアコ・ファーマーズマーケット」と名称を変更して開催されることとなった。 カカアコ・ファーマーズマーケットは、毎週土曜日の8:00から12:00までオープンし、地元の採れたて野菜や果物などのローカルグッズなどの販売のほか、ライブエンタテインメントなどが行われる予定となっている。
DAKAR, Senegal » A bloody mall siege in Kenya, mass hostage-taking in Algeria, brazen attacks on government facilities in Niger, routine killings of civilians in Nigeria, an aggressive military push toward the capital in Mali: Have Islamist militants found their chosen soft spots on the African continent?
BELLEVUE, Wash. » In a drab one-story building here, set between an indoor tennis club and a home appliance showroom, dozens of engineers, physicists and nuclear experts are chasing a radical dream of Bill Gates: a new kind of nuclear reactor that would be fueled by today's nuclear waste, supply all the electricity in the United States for the next 800 years and, possibly, cut the risk of nuclear weapons proliferation around the world.
More than 20 purebred Boer goats— most of them pregnant — were stolen from a Hawaii farm on the night of a full moon, with duct tape used to keep the animals from making noise, their owner said.
I've always appreciated the Kailua Satellite City Hall at the Keolu Shopping Center, which is less than a mile from my house and quite convenient for dealing with the city on matters such asa permit form I needed to pick up the other day.
If you're lucky enough to have tickets, Ron Bright's "Les Misérables" will knock your socks off; if you don't have tickets yet, pray for an extension.
Each Sunday, the Star-Advertiser publishes Oahu vital statistics for marriage licenses, civil unions and birth certificates filed with the state Department of Health's Vital Statistics System. The statistics cover the five-business-day period ending the Thursday of the previous week.
Woman is injured in morning crash on H-1 • 3-year-old falls off balcony in Waianae • 2 girls are hurt as car slams into wall • Man allegedly tries to steal police car
Keehi Lagoon reopens after molasses spill • More eruptions feed breakouts in 2 lava flows • Goat and sheep hunting to open on Big Island
State House Vice Speaker John Mizuno and Rep. Rida Cabanilla thought they had found the perfect example to show how "return-to-home" — a state program to buy plane tickets for the homeless to go back to the mainland — would work.
Before Zhao Ziyang, the premier of China, made Hawaii his first stop on his first official visit to the United States in 1984, Victor Hao Li, then president of the East-West Center traveled to China to formally extend an invitation.
Lauren Bruner survived the Dec. 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor attack that left most of his USS Arizona shipmates dead.
On this day 30 years ago, Hale Mohalu — "The House of Comfort" — appeared anything but comforting.
State Department of Transportation workers saw molasses leaking from a faulty pipe under Pier 51 on two occasions prior to the spill that sent 233,000 gallons of the sticky liquid into Honolulu Harbor and Keehi Lagoon last week, causing an alarming kill-off of fish and coral.