Wednesday, October 01, 2014         

Oahu Publications Inc. announced today that it has agreed to acquire the Hawaii Tribune-Herald (Hilo) and West Hawaii Today (Kona) on Hawaii Island from Las Vegas-based Stephens Media LLC. Story »

A five-car accident sent a truck over the guardrail of the H-1 freeway in Aiea, killing a 64-year-old woman Wednesday morning, police said. Story »

WASHINGTON >> Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe. Story »

Hawaiian Electric Co. said it is in negotiations with three companies that will provide up to 200 megawatts of energy storage for Oahu.  Story »

 Isle teacher’s recipe a finalist in contest
If it's true that you can taste the love a cook invests in a dish, it's no wonder Randolf Florendo receives raves for his cooking. The Waianae special-education teacher has had a passion for cooking since he was a child, and he's known for his tasty local dishes -- "everyone loves my fried noodles," he said. Story »
By now, most people likely have heard about the "silver wave" that is due to wash over Hawaii. Alternately, they are at least aware that the aging of the large baby boom generation is going to leave a huge imprint on society, not the least of which concerns its care.  Story »

Say's residency challenge is tossed

A Circuit Court judge Tuesday dismissed a legal challenge to state Rep. Calvin Say's residency, ruling that the state House has the exclusive power to determine the qualifications of its members.

HPD case puts chief in hot seat at capitol

State lawmakers Tuesday grilled Hono­lulu's police chief and two of his deputies on policies regarding domestic violence investigations — seeking answers about how officers respond to calls and about what's being done in response to video showing an officer in an apparent assault on his girlfriend.

Scientists surface with tales of species unknown

A federal research ship returned to Hono­lulu from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands on Tuesday with evidence of aquatic species never seen before and having made discoveries of fishes never before recorded in those waters.

Duo bucks eviction from DHHL parcel hosting small farm

Over the past few years, it has been home to rabbits, donkeys, goats, geese, turkeys, sheep, pigs, cows and an odd assortment of other animals, many of them rescued or taken in because their owners were no longer willing or able to care for them.

TheBuzz: Restaurant lands new lease, thanks to loyal customers

The drama is over for Angoon "Mama Toy" Coppedge. Coppedge and her partners Monday signed a new five-year lease with a five-year option for the newly re-branded Mama Toy's Chao Phya Thai restaurant.

Eat your Veggies: Fresh addition

You either love it or hate it -- cilantro is not everyone's cup of tea. The flavor of the lacy-leafed green is sometimes described as soapy; others might just call it distinctively pungent.

Football: Woolsey to start, but must be better, Chow says

With endorsements from coaches and teammates, Hawaii quarterback Ikaika Woolsey is hopeful of fulfilling his football promise in Saturday's road game against Rice.

 Sakai wins award, announces health program for guards
State Public Safety Director Ted Sakai, named the nation's Outstanding Director of Corrections on Tuesday, said his department is unveiling a pilot program on wellness this month that aims to reduce prison guard sick calls, starting at Oahu Community Correctional Center.  Story »
 Soccer: Wahine begin Big West play with clear aspirations
The Hawaii soccer team has plenty of goals but only one true objective. Make the Big West Conference tournament for the first time. UH, which tops the nine-team league in both goals scored (22) and allowed (29), opens conference play at home on Thursday against Cal State Fullerton. Story »
Kealani Browne, Tiyana Hallums and Kayla Afoa combined for 21 kills as No. 1 Kamehameha outlasted No. 4 'Iolani 25-21, 25-23 on Tuesday night at Kekuhaupio Gymnasium. Story »

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 Hawaii's Backyard: Oceanfront 'one-stop shop' for outdoor antics
Turtle Bay Resort is a "one-stop shop" for outdoor activities. The 840-acre oceanfront retreat is the centerpiece of a setting so spectacular it's been featured in more than 150 movies and TV shows. Story »

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