A scientific study says humpback whales in the North Pacific should be looked at as at least five distinct populations, rather than just a single species undergoing recovery.
For the past decade, Waimanalo homeowner Tom Grande has battled the city to try to get a large mound of fill material removed from the hillside just above his residence and in the middle of a dam inundation zone.
Jacqueline Santos loves holidays. Not just "the holidays," but all holidays. "I love seeing the children's eyes light up when they see my displays; I enjoy watching their reaction to the lights and the music," confessed the feisty 76-year-old Moanalua Valley grandmother.
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Three weeks before walking down the aisle at their wedding, Nathan Carlson and Polina Babkina shared the experience of running 26.2 miles. The couple took a break from planning their late-December wedding and nearly crossed the finish line together as the first Hawaii residents to finish.
For more than 21 miles, an unheralded runner from Japan held a sizable lead in the 41st annual event. Saeki Makino, wearing bib number 24193, broke away from the single-digit elite runners when the 5 a.m. fireworks show exploded above Ala Moana Boulevard, and he remained ahead as dawn broke over East Oahu.