In a unanimous vote, a state Senate committee recommended the confirmation of Circuit Judge Michael Wilson for the state Supreme Court, rejecting the Hawaii State Bar Association's conclusion that Wilson is "unqualified."
A rare piece of Pearl Harbor's Dec. 7, 1941 history that even the USS Arizona Memorial museum would like to have in its collection is up for sale on eBay.
Question: I work in a small store. One day, as I approached a customer, he blew out a puff of vapor from an e-cigarette and left quickly. I encounter many users who impart the slogan, "It's not smoke, it's vapor. You're welcome." Often with a bit of attitude, as if I should actually thank them. I know it's not smoke, but it's not welcome. What do you recommend saying to someone that it's rude, while not driving them away as a potential customer?
Recently, Denny McPhee wrote me, saying he's lived in Palolo Valley for 26 years. He heard there was once a golf course in Palolo and wondered whether I knew anything about it.
The ahupua‘a of Hakipu‘u can be easily missed when driving between Kaneohe and Kualoa, district names that are more familiar. Even neighboring Waiahole is better known to most, courtesy of Bruddah Waltah's classic song "Sweet Lady of Waiahole."
Honolulu hip-hop fans can get a look at one Next Big Thing who appears to be well on his way to a career with staying power when Kendrick Lamar comes to the Blaisdell Arena with his live band on Saturday night.
John Holzman was first appointed to the University of Hawaii Board of Regents in 2009, so he's been sitting at that table for all of the most turbulent, headline-grabbing episodes
Honolulu hip-hop fans can get a look at one Next Big Thing who appears to be well on his way to a career with staying power when Lamar comes to the Blaisdell Arena with his live band on Saturday night. Story »