The Hawaii Community Development Authority board voted Wednesday to accept $1 million through a nonprofit organization and another state agency to renovate an abandoned sewage pumping facility at the corner of Keawe Street and Ala Moana Boulevard for use as a resource center for seniors.
A 114-year-old building in Kakaako that has stood abandoned for the past 50 years, despite being an architectural gem, may finally be put to use after numerous failed efforts and ideas in recent decades. Story »
Features of the program, which include the installation of solar panels and small wind turbines, improved energy management techniques and water conservation measures, will be rolled out at all 255 DOE schools statewide.
Continued slowing in the state's visitor industry has prompted tourism officials to downgrade this year's visitor arrivals goal to 8.4 million tourists and its spending target to $15.1 billion.
Hawaiian Airlines said Wednesday it will discontinue service to Taipei, Taiwan, the second international route that the state's largest carrier has eliminated in the past week and the third in the past year.
Today the ideal home is far more than a convenient layout of bricks and mortar. Prospective buyers have begun to look at the place they live as an opportunity to create a healthy, environmentally friendly, sustainable lifestyle for the family from cradle to grave.
Last week's column on the Kuhio Grill, or KG as some of us called it, in Moiliili generated more than 50 comments and emails. This was my 150th column since I began about three years ago, and the number of comments may have been a record. I thought I'd share some of them. Story »
Many folks, especially those who work for large businesses or government agencies, are familiar with sometimes infuriating password policies. While such policies may seem onerous, overbearing or even nonsensical, a good policy significantly improves an organization's information security. Story »
Anela Azus makes wallets, coin purses, eyeglass cases, hair bows and other items for sale in her dad's store, out of duct tape. It's not your father's duct tape, to borrow from an Oldsmobile ad campaign. Story »
“Akamai Money” seeks out local experts to answer questions about business in Hawaii. If you have an issue you would like us to tackle, please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Akamai Money” in the subject line. Story »
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Underground art went wildly public Feb. 8-15 on the streets of Kakaako, where more than 100 local and international street artists installed a colorful splash of murals across area buildings and walls, while also gathering throughout the week for art-focused lecture series, films and a block party – a movement known as Pow! Wow! Read More »