Arashi, a five-member Japanese boy band that announced its formation in 1999 while sailing on a yacht off Honolulu, returns to Oahu this weekend to celebrate its 15th anniversary and play its first concert outside of Asia.
Embattled retired car dealer James Pflueger reportedly was scheduled to finalize the sale Friday of 383 acres near the Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge on Kauai's north shore where a massive mudslide occurred in 2001 because of reckless and unauthorized grading and landscaping.
Former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann wants Hawaii voters to do something they have never done before: elect an independent as governor.
I recently received an email with the subject "Crab on V-land beach." (V-land, or Velzyland, is a North Shore surf spot.) Reader Bill Quinlan wrote, "I have attached two photos of a dead crab we found this afternoon.
Turtle Bay Resort is going "green" in a big way. The North Shore resort is using a 60,000-square-foot "green roof" to bring about energy savings. Finished on Wednesday, the roof was created in part to improve guest views.
Best Fall Fair: 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Ewa Community Church, 91-1258 Renton Road, with crafts, baked goods, food, rummage sale, collectibles and more. Call 681-3471 or email email@example.com.
University of Hawaii football coach Norm Chow said there is no "quarterback situation," reaffirming that Ikaika Woolsey remains No. 1. "Ikaika is the guy," Chow said. "I don't know what anybody (else) says, but there's no quarterback situation. Ikaika gives us the best chance to win."