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Wednesday, July 09, 2014         

Jurors and alternates have been selected for the retrial of State Department Special Agent Christopher Deedy, who is charged with murder in a shooting at a Waikiki fast-food restaurant. Story »


The Liliha Bakery opened its second location Wednesday at the former Sam Choy's Breakfast Lunch & Crab restaurant location on Nimitz Highway. Story »


Walmart opened its downtown Honolulu store Wednesday at 8 a.m., taking over the space previously occupied by Macy's and Liberty House at 1032 Fort Street Mall.  Story »

 
Hawaiian Airlines has added more flights between Los Angeles and Maui and Oahu from November to January. Story »

When Vivian Best talks, you can hear a smile in her voice. Warm, earnest and articulate, she comes across as completely unjaded and open to whatever comes her way Story »

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said it best, in upholding Honolulu's ban on aerial advertising in 2006: "Few things can damage the distinctive character of a scenic view faster than a large moving sign pulled through the center of the field of that vision." Story »

Hawaii's Best 2014

Argentina survives dramatic World Cup semifinal

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved two penalties to send Argentina into the World Cup final with a 4-2 shootout win over the Netherlands.

Farms kept secret in GMO registry on Hawaii island

A judge is allowing Hawaii County to maintain a registry of genetically modified crops while preventing public disclosure of farmers' identities and specific farm locations.

Teen dies after jumping on iPhone thief's car

A 15-year-old Southern California girl died of her injuries two days after she jumped onto the speeding car of a robber who snatched her iPhone, and detectives are asking for the public's help in finding two suspects.

UH shares its vision for new, versatile stadium

On the heels of an Aloha Stadium Authority consultant's recommendation for a stadium with 30,000 to 35,000 seats, the University of Hawaii athletic department has unveiled its own concept of a 30,585-seat multipurpose facility.

Moi farm seeks airport site

The founder of Hawaii's first commercial open-ocean fish farm plans to get back into the business after the initial venture went belly-up.

Ewa Beach resort developer details plans for $87M lagoon

The developer of Hoaka­lei Resort in Ewa Beach has published new details of a proposed recreational lagoon that it wants to substitute for a previously planned marina — including a cost comparison and a way to regulate lagoon use.

Weekly Eater: Latest Italian eatery has value in Ewa Beach

By geographically challenged townie calculus, Ewa Beach is the same as Kapolei, so one starts wondering how one more Italian restaurant will be able to compete with those already in place, like Assaggio and Le Nonne.

 Seniors are urged to change walking behavior
More senior citizens have been killed in pedestrian crashes on Oahu so far this year than all of 2013, prompting officials to urge senior citizens to change their pedestrian behavior.  Story »
 Basketball: Pittsburgh puts life into UH schedule
A familiar face helped brighten up the Hawaii men's basketball 2014-15 schedule. The Rainbow Warriors will play Pittsburgh of the Atlantic Coast Conference at Maui's War Memorial Gym on Nov. 21. Story »
The friendly matches in South Florida can involve as many as eight players, with teams decided by drawing names from a hat. Michelle Wie would seem to be a great pick, except for the timing. Story »

 

Hawaii's Best 2014








 Hawaii's Backyard: Relax away from TVs and phones at the Mauian
Psssst … wanna know a secret? The Mauian is one of the best options for a laid-back, low-key Hawaii getaway. Although the 44-room hotel was one of the first to be built on the shores of Napili Bay, it has remained pretty much under the radar.  Story »
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