Now that the long-awaited project to repave Waialae Avenue is finally pau, local transportation officials are gearing up to make the major Kaimuki corridor safer for bicyclists.
Finance Factors, the state's largest locally owned financial services loan company, has purchased two adjacent properties at the mauka corner of Waialae and 8th avenues to expand its branch network.
Bank of Hawaii Corp. Chief Executive Peter Ho said Monday that loan growth has broadened out to the consumer sector and that it's providing an additional financial boost to the state's second-largest bank.
Imagine asking the most respected matriarchs of Hawaiian culture and hula to bare their bosoms to raise awareness about breast cancer. It's a daunting request, especially of your elders.
Without being fit, you can't keep up with the action, said Mililani AYSO volunteer referee Matt Kelley, a 48-year-old fitness buff whose workouts allow him to go stride for stride with teenage players.
The only football head coach in Kapolei history is quick to point out that big doesn't necessarily translate to talented or powerful. But big, as coach Darren Hernandez concedes, is a good place to start when it comes to the Hurricanes' offensive line.