Vowing to protect natural resources and shut out the "global agribusiness corporations" from Hawaii island, Mayor Billy Kenoi on Thursday signed a bill designed to limit planting of new genetically modified crops.
Herb Weatherwax cruises the open-air grounds of the Visitor Center at Pearl Harbor on a motorized scooter dubbed "Herb's Hot Rod." When a woman notices his blue-and-white cap embroidered with the words "Pearl Harbor Survivor," he coaxes her over.
Kewalo Basin small boat harbor has become a magnet for dining and retail development plans, attracting two bids in recent months for an Italian seafood restaurant and a wedding hall.
She bakes her own cookies for retail sale, so it only makes sense that Elizabeth Hata Watanabe would introduce her own Haute Confectionery Boutique line of cookie butter.
“Sparklejollytwinklejingley!” Not since Mary Poppins has a musical number had such an amusing — and lengthy — title. Cast members in Diamond Head Theatre’s production of “Elf: The Musical” say “Sparklejolly,” vibrant and upbeat, is one of their favorite songs in the show.
Like any smart coach Dave Shoji leaves his options open as long as possible. "At this moment I have no intention of retiring," the University of Hawaii volleyball living legend said Thursday. "But I want to evaluate things after the first of the year to make sure I feel the same way."
When it comes to ball control, Hawaii has turned over a new leaf. A Rainbow Warriors team goal heading into the 2013-14 season was to keep turnovers out of the teens -- no small feat considering the last UH team to do that was Riley Wallace's 2004-05 edition.
"Sparklejollytwinklejingley!" Not since Mary Poppins has a musical number had such an amusing -- and lengthy -- title. Cast members in Diamond Head Theatre's production of "Elf: The Musical" say "Sparklejolly," vibrant and upbeat, is one of their favorite songs in the show. Story »