The former program director accused of stealing more than $500,000 from a nonprofit organization that runs a Kalaeloa transitional shelter for homeless people pleaded not guilty to six counts of felony theft in state court Friday.
The Honolulu City Council has scheduled a special session for April Fools' Day to consider measures that would signal its support for extending the rail tax, if that's what's needed to complete the island's 20-mile public transit project.
In its heyday, Waikiki's iconic Royal Hawaiian hotel was exclusive enough for influential families like the Rockefellers, Fords and DuPonts.
Hawaiian Airlines has struck out again in its bid for a route between Tokyo's Haneda International Airport and Kona.
Grant Doi scattered seven hits and went the distance as No. 2-ranked Mid-Pacific rallied past No. 4 Kamehameha 2-1 at Les Murakami Stadium to seize the first-place lead in the ILH baseball standings.
UC Riverside's knack for pouncing on opportunities paired with Chelsea Ponce's pitching sent the Highlanders to a breakthrough win over the University of Hawaii softball team in the opening game of the Big West season Friday night.
Honolulu Zoo is under construction. Several projects are in the works, including installation of a new filtration system for the hippo exhibit and repaving of walkways, under the leadership of new zoo Director Baird Fleming.