The Episcopal Church in Hawaii is buying the road that loops around Queen Emma Square Park from the city for $116,640 and wants a long-term state lease on the park itself, which was given for public use by King Kamehameha IV in 1858.
While Hawaii doctors get paid slightly more than the national average, the state has the third-highest cost of living, making it difficult to attract and retain physicians, according to the Hawaii Medical Association.
A reader recently came across what she described as pulsating gelatinous creatures on the Kaiwi shoreline.
He was the youngest character on "Lost," a blue-eyed, towheaded baby boy who was often played by a girl. The cast found him (and her) irresistible. Forget gender. Being Baby Aaron was a good gig.
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Fred Funk provided a signature moment at this year's Pacific Links Hawaii Championship. Paul Goydos had the pleasure of swiping his name across the winning scorecard.
The University of Hawaii football team will use this bye week to rehabilitate injured players and sort the quarterback situation. Backup quarterback Jeremy Higgins, who started the second half of Saturday's 21-12 road loss to Colorado, has been diagnosed with a fracture in his left (throwing) hand.