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Kokua Line

Police reports not needed for Equifax breach victims

Updated on  September 17, 2017 at 10:33 pm
Question: The Equifax website glitches out on people trying to check if their personal data was exposed in the breach. Read More

Lee Cataluna

Schlep along all you want, kids, but not in the road

Updated on  September 9, 2017 at 9:07 pm
When Honolulu’s new “distracted pedestrian” law was passed earlier this summer, it seemed so … parental. Do we really need the threat of citations and fines to remind us to look where we’re going when we cross the street? Read More

By Request

Fresh fruit ice cake a tasty adult treat

Updated on  September 14, 2017 at 1:07 am
Sweet, sticky ice cakes were a part of childhood for so many of us, yet I hadn’t given them a thought in at least 20 years. Read More


HRA Hall of Fame includes late pastry chef among 2017 inductees

Updated on  September 12, 2017 at 5:02 pm
Chefs, an instructor, farmers, food distributors and restaurant executives will be honored at this year’s Hawaii Restaurant Association Hall of Fame gala. Read More

In the Lineup

Proper sharing of waves can be tricky proposition

Updated on  September 17, 2017 at 3:56 pm
Summer officially ends this week, and the passing of the season brings a classic opportunity to reflect on the passing of life. Read More

Incidental Lives

Instructor aims to make CPR lessons memorable

Updated on  September 5, 2017 at 4:50 pm
It was precisely the type of situation to which Oguv Goknur had prepared himself to respond when he took his very first CPR class in college. Read More

Ferd's Words

Much stays the same in mild mild West Division

Updated on  September 17, 2017 at 11:07 pm
Ten months after the University of Hawaii football team played its last Mountain West Conference game, guess what’s changed as the Rainbow Warriors prepare to start a new conference season? Read More

Further Review

QB doesn’t limit her leadership to the field

Updated on  September 16, 2017 at 11:20 pm
The losing streak is finally over at McKinley High School. Before Friday’s 22-0 victory at Waialua, the Tigers hadn’t won a varsity football game since 2013. Read More

The Weekly Eater

La Hiki elevates buffet to glorious levels

Updated on  September 13, 2017 at 12:23 am
Buffets have been a vanishing breed of restaurants in Hawaii over the past 15 years. Yet even the most jaded diner would feel like a kid in a candy store when faced with a fabulous food spread such as the brunch at La Hiki Kitchen. Read More

She Speaks

Dream jobs provide glimpses into sons’ minds

Updated on  September 16, 2017 at 6:16 pm
Just as I charted my children’s first words, first foods and charming quotes over the years, I find myself tracking their ever-changing career ambitions. Their goals give me a window into their most beloved interests and their perceptions of the world. Read More

Distillery crafts tropical spirits in Kalihi

Updated on  September 14, 2017 at 3:21 pm
Kapalama Shopping Center doesn’t seem like the place to find Oahu’s newest distillery, but that’s where you’ll find Royal Hawaii Spirits. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Dennis Muth

Updated on  September 18, 2017 at 5:05 pm
Dennis Muth is a Realtor and one-fourth of the refreshingly nontraditional Beatles tribute group Beat-lele. Read More


Lolos choose waiting game as tokers’ day finally arrives

Updated on  August 26, 2017 at 10:47 pm
It’s the last Sunday in August and time to “flASHback” on the month’s news that amused and confused. Read More

Volcanic Ash

Schatz gains traction with hawkishness over climate

Updated on  September 16, 2017 at 10:08 pm
Hawaii U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz is one of the few congressional Democrats who broken from a consensus in the party to hold fire on climate change politics while hurricane victims in Florida and Texas recover. Read More

On Politics

Unlike watershed Con Con in 1978, complacency is today’s attitude on political activism

Next year, Hawaii voters get their once-a-decade chance to register not only their displeasure with the state of government, but their hope that democracy can fix it. Read More
Updated on  September 2, 2017 at 6:51 pm

Show Biz

Hana hou for ‘Honu by the Sea’ in Japan

Updated on  September 17, 2017 at 5:21 pm
Johnson Enos’ original environmental musical, “Honu by the Sea,” will make a second appearance at Tokyo’s Sea Life Park next month. Read More