Removal of a filthy water feature at Chinatown's Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Park should be completed by the end of November, giving hope to residents that the work will eliminate an unhealthy and unsafe haven in the neighborhood and draw more people to the Hawaii Theatre next door.
The cloud-soft pitas served at the 2-year-old Shaloha restaurant in Kaimuki have proved so popular that co-owners Sagi Asiskovich and Mor Elkeslassy have formed a new company, with additional partner Ziv Memran, to expand the bakery operation's capacity and its wholesale reach.
It's not really a good reason to stock up on rice and toilet paper, but those items along with many other goods are going to cost more to ship to Hawaii next year.
For Pamela Boyar and Annie Suite, food represents health and community — and the building blocks for a healthy community. And for eight years they've made a career for themselves in Hawaii based on this philosophy.
Maui's Kai Barger stood out on Day 1 of the Vans World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach on Tuesday. Rowdy 6- to 8-foot waves greeted surfers on the first day of the second jewel of the Triple Crown of Surfing.
Tonga Takai wanted to play football at Montana, but had to turn the Grizzlies down. "They didn't have any scholarships and wanted me to walk on, but I had to tell them I couldn't," Takai said. "I couldn't afford it."
Chase Fischer allowed himself to think about 50 for the briefest of moments. During a magical 10-minute stretch to start the game, anything seemed possible for the BYU guard.