A conceptual rendering shows the nearly 1-acre public gathering space between two condominium towers on the site of Ward Warehouse between Auahi Street and Ala Moana Boulevard proposed by developer Howard Hughes Corp. Kewalo Basin small boat harbor is in the background.
Island Air has lowered the miles redemption requirement for its frequent fliers.
New and current Island Miles members can now earn a free flight segment for only six flight segments flown. The previous requirement was nine. Story »
Haseko Hawai‘i Inc. has sold its Hoakalei Country Club in Ewa Beach to Hi- rakawa Shoji Group of Japan, the companies said Wednesday. Hirakawa Shoji will begin operating the 18- hole Ernie Els designed course in December 2014. Story »
Larry Ellison has sketched out a rough picture for a new era on Lanai. It is how the world's fifth-richest person sees the future of an island he owns. Yet without fine details, it's hard for many residents to judge whether the picture is nice or not.
Why do some people live long healthy lives while others seem to fall ill early and often and then succumb to chronic disease? Dan Buettner, founder of Blue Zones and National Geographic Fellow, traveled across the globe to find the secret behind longevity. Story »
We need more parks on Oahu. We also need to come to terms on integrating rail into urban Oahu. Can parks and rail live on the same platform? Here in the best weather in the world, no one can say we live in a tree-lined, park-filled city. Story »
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. 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 business@star-
advertiser.com and put “Akamai Money” in the subject line. Story »
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The Problem With Being Pro-homeless
There seems to be a cluster of compassionate folks opposed to any “criminalization” of the homeless — that is, they cringe at confiscating their sidewalk goods, forbidding them to sit or lie on sidewalks or, God forbid, arresting them. Read More »