For years, Oahu residents have debated whether the elevated rail system taking shape along the island's south shore will rescue thousands of island commuters from the nightmare that is Honolulu traffic — or if it will be little more than a taxpayer-funded gift to developers.
The beleaguered Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command in Hawaii has a new name — the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.
Living in a house on a forested ridge just beyond the edge of suburbia sounds attractive on heavily developed Oahu. But some Kailua residents are objecting to an effort by an area real estate agent to build such a home.
I stood there, longboard tucked under my arm, staring at the dark blue expanse before me. I could already feel the chill in the tradewinds.
The shock wave is complete and Campbell is the new OIA Division I girls soccer champion. The Sabers' Lauryn Cabudol headed in a corner kick by Aliani Lorenzo in the 77th minute for a 2-1 victory over Moanalua at the Castle High field Saturday night.
Keala Quinlan had 15 points and 15 rebounds to power No. 2 Roosevelt over Leilehua 51-34 on Saturday night in quarterfinal-round play of the OIA Division I playoffs.
Clear, sunny, windless — conditions were perfect at Hanalei Bay that day in 1999 when Vincent Tylor took what he calls "one of my first ‘wow' pictures." He snapped several shots of a hammock strung between two palms on the shore.