While residents of the Kaohe Homesteads subdivision may be spared by the June 27 lava flow from Kilauea Volcano, a helicopter overflight makes one thing clear: If the lava doesn't stop now, it's headed directly toward Highway 130.
Moments before signing into law a bill making it illegal for people to sit or lie on Waikiki sidewalks, Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said Tuesday he is leaning toward supporting a separate proposal that would apply the same ban in business districts of six other Oahu neighborhoods.
Carol Kwan was just a little nervous when Hurricane Iselle was barrelling toward the islands last month.
September marks the fourth month in a row that Oahu residential customers will need to put a little extra toward their electricity bills.
Kaiwi Crabb is no stranger to going head-to-head against fellow football players from Hawaii. On a daily basis, the starting left guard at Colorado finds himself up against senior Juda Parker, a Saint Louis alumnus who recently moved inside to defensive tackle.
When I was a child, my knowledge of Portuguese cooking was confined to my grandmother's kitchen on Maui. She was a frugal woman, we were far from wealthy and our diet was much influenced by where we lived -- in a deep valley that was pig -- not fish or beef -- country.
The plate lunches at Rainbow Drive-In fall firmly in the category of not-broke-don't-fix. Change is unnecessary for purposes of taste or economics (Rainbow already moves 1,600 to 1,800 plate lunches every day, thank you very much). But growth, that's OK.