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Kokua Line

Building access could cause issues with delivery of mail

Question: I live in an apartment building that is only 9 years old with an “enter phone” type system wherein you need to press a button to scroll to find the resident’s last name, then enter their three-digit code to call the resident and speak to them. Read More
Updated on  July 26, 2017 at 10:35 pm

Lee Cataluna

Had enough of the party? Just slip out the back, Jack

There are those among us who can pull it off effortlessly. Their timing is impeccable. Their moves minimal, graceful, effective. Read More
Updated on  July 25, 2017 at 10:21 pm

By Request

Pie melds pumpkin, custard

Updated on  July 18, 2017 at 5:06 pm
Some people like pumpkin pie, some prefer custard and some families fight about this when there’s room for only one pie on the menu. No need for such strife when there’s such a thing as a layered pie. Read More


New Hawaii products unveiled at food industry event

Updated on  July 26, 2017 at 12:54 pm
A wealth of new Hawaii products was unveiled at the recent Hawaii Lodging, Hospitality & Foodservice Expo at Blaisdell Center. Read More

In the Lineup

New day, great wave help ease sting of discourtesy

Updated on  July 23, 2017 at 3:21 pm
The last time I hazarded a Sunday sesh, there was this guy waiting on the outside for the left-breaking waves while I chased the inside rights. Things didn’t go well. Read More

Incidental Lives

Going blind can’t block Pearl City woman’s vision to help others

There is, Sharon Ige will tell you, a significant distinction to be made between “busy-busy” and “good-busy.” Read More
Updated on  July 24, 2017 at 10:22 pm

Ferd's Words

Results of CTE study upholds Wilbur’s word of concern

Three and a half years after his death, John Wilbur this week helped give voice to the most compelling statement yet about the perils of repetitive head trauma in football. Read More

Further Review

Meaning behind Rolo’s madness is to have fun, win

Updated on  July 26, 2017 at 4:00 pm
You can take your job very seriously without taking yourself too seriously. Read More

The Weekly Eater

Secret spot turns humble chicken into delicious bites

Updated on  July 25, 2017 at 4:51 pm
Whether you want to know about Toridokoro Matsumoto presents something of a red pill/blue pill dilemma. Read More

She Speaks

Unpacking brings on end-of-vacation blues

Updated on  July 23, 2017 at 7:46 pm
I know I’m not alone when I say unpacking after a trip sucks. Not only is it a dreadful chore, it also signifies the very end of your vacation. Read More

‘Boozy slushies’ provide cool summer refreshment

Updated on  July 18, 2017 at 5:07 pm
There’s no better way to beat the summer heat than with a frozen cocktail. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Lauren Teruya

Updated on  July 23, 2017 at 7:58 pm
Miss Hawaii Teen USA 2017 Lauren Teruya will be in Phoenix competing against 50 other young women at the Miss Teen USA pageant next weekend. Read More


Governor mixes it up with typical complacency

Updated on  June 24, 2017 at 10:33 pm
It’s the last Sunday in June and time to “flASHback” on the month’s news that amused and confused. Read More

Volcanic Ash

Isle leaders intently keep blind eye on rail’s budget

Updated on  July 22, 2017 at 9:09 pm
Mayor Kirk Caldwell, the City Council, the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation and the state Legislature have made a culture of looking the other way when it comes to the financial and managerial lapses that have doubled the cost of Oahu rail to $10 billion and delayed its opening by six years. Read More

On Politics

Who will challenge Ige next election? All eyes on Hanabusa

Updated on  July 23, 2017 at 1:32 am
The biggest political race in Hawaii is the one implied, but not yet happening. Read More

Show Biz

Robert Cazimero reflects on brother’s life

Updated on  July 23, 2017 at 4:09 pm
When the Brothers Cazimero emerged in the 1970s, their contemporary hybrid sound fueled the renaissance of Hawaiian music. Read More