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Monday, January 26, 2015         
At Mililani Mauka Elementary School, iPad-toting kindergarteners take turns videoing one another reading aloud to improve reading skills and pronunciation.  Story »

For generations the Kai­ma­lia family has headed to Kaena Point to take part in summertime fishing traditions passed on by their Native Hawaiian ancestors.  Story »


The Monday morning commute was normal for much of the Northeast as officials continued to urge residents to prepare for a "crippling and potentially historic" storm that could bury communities from northern New Jersey to southern Maine in up to 2 feet of snow starting later in the day. Story »

 
 TheBuzz: Cunard ship's world cruise includes stops in Hawaii
The Cunard Lines Queen Victoria cruise ship, which has just emerged from a multimillion-dollar renovation, will be in Hono­lulu Harbor on Feb. 24. Story »
Kunia land developed without aid of historic safeguards

For more than four years, work has progressed on a sprawling subdivision for small farms in Kunia where dozens of significant historic and cultural sites dot the landscape. Some date from before Native Hawaiians had contact with the outside world.

Small planes ditched off Maui and Oahu

Coast Guard personnel responded to a pair of emergency landings in Hawaii waters Sunday. Four people were injured when a plane ditched off Barbers Point.

Baritone returns to Hawaii, delivers encore-worthy show

No matter how large the hall, hometown performances have a special intimacy: warm support flowing from the audience, family and familiar faces scattered through the hall, and snatches of conversation about "back when."

Resort cultivates farm growth

Turtle Bay Resort re-branded itself in recent years to better connect with Oahu's North Shore surf scene. Now the vacation destination also wants to connect with farming.

Miguel Angel Jimenez wins the Mitsubishi Championship

Only a week removed from his mother's funeral in Spain, Miguel Angel Jimenez felt her in his heart at the most crucial moments of Sunday's final round of the Mitsubishi Championship at Hualalai.

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VIDEO: 2015 POLYNESIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME
Jesse Sapolu, Luther Elliss, Ray Schoenke, Russ Francis and the late Mosi Tatupu and Mark Tuinei were inducted into the 2015 Polynesian Football Hall of Fame. More Videos »
 Alleged killers being held in Oahu stabbing deaths
A 34-year-old man was awaiting charges in police custody Sunday after a woman was fatally stabbed in her home in Wahiawa.  Story »
I was recently asked whether Laysan albatrosses were really nesting at Kaena Point. They sure are. The albatrosses there are one of Hawaii's best conservation success stories. Story »

Question: How is it that a TSA agent at the airport can take your personal property and keep it forever? Story »




 Possessed: Collector has the write stuff
Gladys Watanabe will have you know that the Gettysburg Address and the novels of Ernest Hemingway were written in pencil. The 83-year-old retired schoolteacher loves school supplies, especially the tools of self-expression — which explains her collection of more than 600 pencils. Story »
 Our View: Do more to lure more doctors
Nothing spells impending disaster the way this does: an aging population in need of health care with an existing shortage of doctors growing worse, day by day. Story »
 No. 4 SandBows start up
If such a degree program had been offered, Jeff Hall would have majored in volleyball at the University of the Pacific. Instead, he played collegiately for the Tigers, likely not realizing that he also was racking up credits for what would lead to an unofficial master's in coaching. Story »
Only a week removed from his mother's funeral in Spain, Miguel Angel Jimenez felt her in his heart at the most crucial moments of Sunday's final round of the Mitsubishi Championship at Hualalai. Story »







 Hawaii's Backyard: Lecture series focuses on preserving cemeteries
Stones speak to Nanette Napoleon. A tombstone, she points out, can be a revealing snapshot of the deceased's life, sometimes providing information that's not documented elsewhere. Story »
There was big news last week about the entertainment lineup at Caesars Palace, where it was confirmed that Mariah Carey will take up residence in the Colosseum. Carey announced the news on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." Story »


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VIDEO: NATION & WORLD
There are nine justices on the Supreme Court. It takes four votes to hear a case, but it takes five to stay an execution. That can leave a lethal gap. Story »






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Fun, Free Fitness Classes For Girls
In an effort to help young girls stay fit and active, Ivivva Honolulu offers free yoga and fitness classes every Sunday at 11:15 a.m. Read More »
 

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