President Barack Obama and the rest of the first family arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam around 11:30 p.m. Friday to begin their sixth consecutive Christmas vacation in Honolulu.
The chairmen of the state House and Senate committees on higher education say they will not support the University of Hawaii's plan to use tuition-backed revenue bonds to fast-track elimination of a repair and maintenance backlog nearing a half-billion dollars.
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources is asking the public to steer clear of a Hawaiian monk seal pup that has been frequenting Oahu's South Shore.
Alexander & Baldwin Inc. completed its $373 million real estate purchase concentrated in downtown Kailua on Friday, and the company was quick to add a new tenant to the town: itself.
Whether you're looking for a last-minute stocking stuffer or reading material to engage the mind and imagination of your child on winter break, there's sure to be something that appeals in this list of the latest local books.
Hawaii is not playing at Aloha Stadium on Christmas Eve, but the Oregon State Beavers are clearly capable of representing the islands for the next few days.
The last time Saint Mary's College came to Hawaii for basketball, then-Rainbow Warriors assistant coach Eran Ganot was equipped with a quip. So what's the story here? ‘The prodigal son returns?'
In ballet as in theater, veteran performers bring personal insights to the characters they portray. Steven Heathcote, a principal dancer with the Australian Ballet for two decades, is no exception. Heathcote makes his Hawaii debut this weekend, playing Drosselmeyer, a pivotal character in Ballet Hawaii's star-studded production of "The Nutcracker." Story »