For my mother-in-law, Veronica Ibera, there was never a wrong time to sing. She had a piano in her living room that she taught herself to play and a lovely voice, with which she'd break into song in the car, at the market, while keeping a careful eye on her grandchildren in the park.
27 take re-enlistment oath on battleship • Rifle range closes after stray shots fired • High surf forecast for north-facing shores • Hazy, cool and muggy weather on the way • Coral disease study continues
Suspect in robbery is arrested • Teen accused in school attack • 2 allegedly rob man in Waipahu • Investigators suspect arson in Maui fires
Each Sunday, the Star-Advertiser publishes Oahu vital statistics for marriage licenses and birth certificates filed with the state Department of Health's Vital Statistics System. The statistics cover th five-business-day period ending the Thursday of the previous week.
オアフ島ダウンタウンにあるチャイナタウンの関係者が、チャイナタウンの活性化を目的とした新イベント「Walkabout Wednesday」を開催すると発表した。 来年1月8日（水）よりスタートするイベントでは、チャイナタウン内で営業しているバーやレストランでハッピーアワーを延長したり、各店舗でスペシャルライブなどを行うというもので、すでにチャイナタウン内の5店舗が参加を表明している。
マウイ島議会で、島内での遺伝子組み換え作物（GMO）の栽培等に対して規制を設ける新法案の導入を検討している。 マウイ島議会に今回提出されるとみられる新法案では、島内でGMO作物を栽培している商業農家に対し、どのような農薬が用いられているのかを公表することや、学校や病院、住宅街の近くに緩衝地帯を設置することなどを求める内容となっている。 ハワイ州内では、マウイ議会で検討されるGMO法案と類似した法案が、カウアイ島やハワイ島の議会ですでに承認されている。
Editor's Note: Dasani is one of more than 22,000 homeless children in New York City. The began following her in September 2012, when she was 11 years old and living at the Auburn Family Residence in Brooklyn. Her last name is being withheld to protect her identity.
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MIAMI » After two months of false starts, error messages and pleas for patience from the once-hobbled federal online health care exchange, Karen Egozi, the chief executive of the Epilepsy Foundation of Florida, watched Monday as counselors navigated the website's pages with relative ease.
Reymunda Apana • George Mitsuo Arakaki • Alfred Berdon • Feliciana Salacup Bolosan • Boyson Kaimilani Brown Sr. • Leroy Paul Fry • Gilbert W.N. Goo • Lysander Agatep Guzman • Michie Henna • James Charles Holland • Veronica Ibera • and more
DETROIT » Kevyn D. Orr, the man who must now revive Detroit, commutes each week from Maryland to a cavernous old office building here that seems to dare him to succeed - the former headquarters of a company, itself recently in bankruptcy, that once sold more than half of America's cars - General Motors.
Josefina Mariano Andres • Mary Malia Kelewai Bernard • Barbara Nancy Abreu Clark • Robert Edward Garrett • Gwendolyn Higa • Nancy S. Isobe • Damien Kaleo Kaina Sr. • Juanita Pascua Lagazo Labuguen and more
Gov. Neil Abercrombie announced Friday that the state posted a record $844 million budget surplus at the close of the fiscal year last June, fresh evidence of the state's economic rebound.
A Schofield Barracks soldier who was wanted in connection with a string of armed robberies of smoke shops in Wahiawa apparently jumped to his death off the Kipapa Gulch bridge one day after a federal grand jury returned an indictment charging him and two other soldiers with the robberies.
Public school employees who were promoting a Macy's holiday campaign for a charity have been advised by the state Ethics Commission that state employees can neither raise funds during work hours nor use state resources for such pursuits.
Among the 70 Pearl Harbor survivors proudly standing attention at this morning's memorial services commemorating the Japanese attack on the Pacific Fleet 72 years ago will be Ewalt Shatz, who nearly missed this year's event.
As eyewitnesses and people who remember or were directly affected by the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor continue to die, keynote speaker Max Cleland hopes to remind attendees gathered for today's Pearl Harbor remembrance event what it was like to be a member of America's "greatest generation."
A federal judge has ordered the city to make notification changes in the enforcement of the city's sidewalk nuisance ordinance and directed the return of belongings seized from two members of the protest group (de)Occupy Honolulu.
The former captain of a Honolulu-based longline fishing vessel admitted in U.S. District Court on Friday to trying to sell shark fins that he knew were illegally harvested in U.S. waters south of Hawaii.