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Sunday, August 31, 2014         

APIA, SAMOA >> It was close, but Hokule'a and Hikianalia made it to Apia just in time to meet and sail with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, after battling through fierce winds and steep swells to finally leave Pago Pago. Story »


Firefighters extinguished a fire in a highrise Sunday afternoon in Makiki. The fire started about 2 p.m. on the ninth floor of the Town House at 1415 Victoria St.  Story »


Freshman hitter Kalei Greeley put down a match-high 15 kills in her first start and No. 17 Hawaii rebounded from its first loss of the season by defeating San Diego State 25-16, 25-17, 23-25, 25-14 in Sunday's finale of the Chevron Rainbow Wahine Invitational volleyball tournament. Story »

 
Kalihi-Palama Health Center has embarked on a $10 million redevelopment project that will consolidate its nearly dozen locations scattered throughout the community. Story »

Get "Lost" in our photo scavenger hunt celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 22, 2004, premiere of the ABC series that became an obsession for millions of fans around the globe.  Story »

"HI Society" is the fourth show in a series that educational curator Aaron Padilla has developed as a means of supporting the teaching of math, science, literature and, now, social studies. Story »

Larry Geller, a longtime community activist for various organizations but testifying before the City Council as an individual, said he "bristled" upon hearing Mayor Kirk Caldwell describing Honolulu as on the "vanguard" for Housing First. Story »

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New facilities fall to neglect

On Dec. 7, 2010, the 69th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the National Park Service dedicated a new $56 million USS Arizona Memorial visitor center with a sprawling campus to handle increasing numbers of tourists at one of the nation's most revered attractions.

Football: 'Bows fall short in season opener

In the steam and stench of the Hawaii football locker room, coach Norm Chow approached each player, offered a handshake or pat on the back, and gave thanks. "This was tough," Chow said.

The Elders speak on social media's effect on world strife

On the eve of their final public appearance in Hawaii, South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Pakistani human rights activist Hina Jilani paused to reflect on the origins of conflict in the global community

Front of lava flow emerges back into view, continues into forest

After spending several days out of sight, the front from the so-called June 27 lava flow from Kilauea has emerged from a crack in the ground, U.S. geologists reported Friday.

Childhood tunes strike a chord with Alzheimer's patients

It's sing-along time at The Plaza at Mililani, an assisted-living community for senior citizens, and David Kim and his Sing a Song of Life group are ready to give their audience a blast of some new tunes.

Hawaii's Backyard: Sightseeing bike tour engages all of the senses

The wealthy winemaker from Chile strolled into Pedal Bike Tours Hawaii's Waikiki shop with his wife and two teenage daughters and booked a Hidden Honolulu tour for the following day.

H.S. Football: Aiea beats Kailua in battle of winless teams

Aiea held off Kailua 25-14 for its first victory of the season on Saturday at the Surfriders' newly dedicated Alex Kane Stadium. Na Alii's win kept Kailua winless in a game full of punts, turnovers, penalties and other mistakes by both teams.

Blow the conch shell: Hokule’a and Hikianalia appear to be a go for an 11:30 a.m. local time departure from Pago Pago Harbor, bound for Apia to meet United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon and other dignitaries and partners.   Story »

 Big Island scopes used to spot galaxy construction
Astronomers using several telescopes, including the W. M. Keck Observatory on Mauna Kea, have for the first time observed the earliest stages of a massive yet dense galaxy under construction. Story »
 Milton, Malepeai take show to Kapolei 
McKenzie Milton passed for 298 yards and three touchdowns, while Vavae Malepeai rushed for 156 yards and two touchdowns as No. 2 Mililani overwhelmed No. 10 Kapolei 41-14 on Saturday night at the Hurricanes' field. Story »
 
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 The famous and the hungry gather at always-open Mickey's Dining Car
Bill Murray, John Lithgow, Kevin Kline and Woody Harrelson can't all be wrong. Neither can Faith Hill, Meryl Streep and Lily Tomlin. Nor can Arnold Schwarz-enegger, Jesse Ventura and Lindsay Lohan … Story »
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