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Living Art Marine Center’s guided tours explore wild side of reefs

Living Art Marine Center’s guided tours explore wild side of reefs

• Updated on  June 21, 2018 at 10:57 am

Things We Love

4 Things We Love

• Updated on  June 18, 2018 at 10:42 am
A shortlist of newly discovered stuff you have got to see, hear, wear, use or eat. Read More

She Speaks

Devoted dad earns lifetime of love, respect

• Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 11:57 am
The best dads are the ones who will spend time with their kids. To all the other awesome daddies who give their children all the love, support and time in the world — happy Father’s Day. Read More

In the Lineup

Surfing encounter evokes grandfather’s love

• Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 12:43 pm
Sometimes the dead send messengers. They can take any shape — people, birds, dolphins, dragonflies — but the message is the same: Remember me. Read More

Five-0 Redux

Honoring the ‘Five-0’ dads for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is always a wonderful time to celebrate dads and all they do for our families. “Hawaii Five-0” has highlighted several father figures over the course of their eight seasons. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Penelope Ng Pack

Penelope Ng Pack, who placed third runner-up in the Miss Hawaii competition last year, bounced back to win the title of Miss Chinatown Hawaii in September, and was crowned Miss Hawaii 2018 on June 2. Read More

Garden Party

Hawaii Kai duo grow an oasis that benefits the body and soul

• Updated on  November 11, 2017 at 6:58 pm
The garden keeps them busy but provides plenty of benefits for this engaging couple. Read More

Hawaii Gardens

Resilient, xeric trees marked by golden blooms

• Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 5:59 pm
Gold trees were brought to Hawaii from tropical regions of South America and some were planted in Foster Botanical Garden. Read More


South Korean comfort food gets spotlight on ‘Wok of Love’

One of the most popular comfort South Korean foods is the “jajangmyun,” or noodles with black bean sauce. Its origin goes back to the Chinese “zhajiangmian” dish literally meaning fried sauce noodles from the Shandong region of China. Read More

Rearview Mirror

Wallace Rider Farrington High School has storied past

• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 12:36 am
I sometimes like to begin my column with a quiz. Let’s call this one, “How Well Do You Know Wallace Rider Farrington High School?” Read More


Learn about Hawaii’s built environment during Architecture Month

• Updated on  April 2, 2018 at 10:52 am
As large chunks of urban Honolulu undergo major transformation, there’s no better time to explore the “built environment” and discuss the future of design in Hawaii than during Architecture Month in April. Read More

Show Biz

Midler, Janney to join cast of animated ‘Addams Family’

Hawaii’s Bette Midler, a Tony winner last year for “Hello, Dolly,” will join Oscar-winning Allison Janney by adding their voices to the upcoming animated feature “The Addams Family.” Read More

Wood Craft

Longtime entertainment writer Ben Wood says ‘aloha’

• Updated on  October 17, 2017 at 11:05 pm
Longtime entertainment writer Ben Wood, approaching his 86th birthday, recalls his colorful newspaper career as he steps back from his regular column. Read More

Book Reviews

New York Times Top Books of 2017

The New York Times’ critics have made their choices of the best fiction and nonfiction books of the year. Read More