A pair of overnight H-1 freeway closures later this month will kick off a massive, nearly yearlong project to repair and repave the state's most heavily used highway through the heart of Honolulu, state officials announced Monday.
Saying he believes the votes are there to pass a bill to legalize gay marriage, Gov. Neil Abercrombie is calling the Legislature into a special session next month.
A planned charter school that will serve the Windward Native Hawaiian community with a ocean voyaging curriculum has been awarded a $125,000 grant from the Harold K.L. Castle Foundation.
According to the Hawaiian Humane Society, Kailua Beach is a “dog-friendly beach.” However, I was approached recently by a Honolulu police officer who said I was violating the law because I had my dog with me as I was walking through the park to get to the beach.
She never saw it coming. A sophomore fullback on last season's Pac-Five girls varsity soccer team, Dayna Sur was patrolling the area in front of the Wolfpack goal when a player from the other team took a chance on a hard shot in traffic.
Accident puts Ewa Beach man in hospital • Surfer dies of injuries after fall from board • Small brush fire shuts down Kalanianaole • Maui driver hospitalized after car crash
Acoba picked for judicial excellence award • Work on Kauai might cause lane shutdowns • Repair of leaks will close part of Maui road
U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard said she will vote against any resolution that authorizes U.S. force in Syria. Gabbard outlined her stance in a written statement late Sunday after a week of committee hearings and a series of classified briefings with top Obama administration officials.
Lying down on Oahu's public sidewalks would be banned except in certain circumstances under a bill introduced by a Honolulu City Council member last week.
米農務省は、ハワイ州内で栽培されているアボカドの米本土への出荷を許可すると発表した。 今回の農務省の決定により、ハワイ産のアボカドが全米32州で販売されることとなり、メキシコ産のアボカドばかりが市場に出回る冬季にハワイ産のアボカドが販売されることで、消費者の選択肢の幅が広がることとなる。 ハワイ産のアボカドは主に、ハワイ島とマウイ島で栽培されており、年間約100万パウンドのアボカドが収穫されている。
In the 1980s, Harold Macmillan, the former English prime minister, was informed by someone that a historic British estate called Cliveden House had been turned into a hotel. “But my dear boy,” Macmillan is said to have replied, “it always has been.”
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There are many routes to a cooking career. Not so long ago, military and prison kitchens were reliable sources of line cooks for American restaurants. Now the siren song of reality television lures many recruits to kitchens and culinary schools.
A deputy attorney general told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that the Justice Department had begun working with Treasury officials and financial regulators to clarify how it legally deals with banks and other businesses that serve marijuana dispensaries and growers in states that have legalized the drug for medical or recreational use.
A Hawaii island middle school teacher will take the ride of a lifetime this week aboard the world's only flying astronomical observatory — which also houses the world's largest flying telescope.
A price peak for Oahu's housing market has stood tall for six years, but increasingly the record appears poised to fall. The latest home sales data set to be released today by the Honolulu Board of Realtors shows that August was a hot month for the market, adding further momentum to topple the annual median price peak for single-family houses and condominiums set in 2007.
One Maui woman has bags under her eyes from being kept awake at night by noisy cats. Another frequently chases wild chickens from a tree on her property.