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Elvis remains musical, pop culture influence 40 years after death

Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:49 pm

Elvis remains musical, pop culture influence 40 years after death

Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:49 pm

5 Things We Love

5 Things We Love


Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 12:48 am
A shortlist of newly discovered stuff you have got to see, hear, wear, use or eat. Read More

She Speaks

Little slugger moves from pint-size plays to full-size field


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:54 pm
Every two years, youth baseball gets much harder as players progress through PONY or Little League. The field gets bigger, and with each up-sizing, the boys and girls are required to master new skills. Read More

In the Lineup

Runaway seal provides reminder of inseparable kinship


Updated on  August 14, 2017 at 12:41 am
Within weeks, mom Rocky was teaching Kaimana to swim and simply be at home in the ocean. Read More

Five-0 Redux

Despite the critics, Caan is definitely a ‘Five-0’ fan favorite

Out of all of the stars of “Hawaii Five-0,” actor Scott Caan is both beloved and vilified. Beloved by fans for his dramatic portrayal of Detective Danny “Danno” Williams, a former New Jersey police officer who finds himself “a fish out of water” in sunny Hawaiʻi. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Liza Corotan


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:53 pm
Liza Corotan has appeared in a number of stage productions and had a prominent role in this summer’s production of “Happily Eva Afta,” and opened this weekend in the Hawaiian Mission Houses revival of “Twelf Nite O Wateva!” Read More

Garden Party

Hodgepodge of greenery thrives in Nuuanu garden


Updated on  August 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm
Don’t let Beatrice Caringer’s age and petite size fool you — the 94-year-old Nuuanu resident, whose purple hair matches her personality, is a whirlwind in her yard. Read More

Health Options

Studies link coffee to lower death, disease risks


Updated on  July 22, 2017 at 4:53 pm
For a number of decades there has been controversy about the potential health benefits or evil of an ancient herbal beverage called coffee. Read More

Hawaii Gardens

Nonnative tahinu tree flourishes in Hawaii

Tahinu is native to tropical shores from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific and is especially common on coral islands. In Hawaii, it has spread on the main islands, except Kahoolawe. Read More

K-­Drama

Reporter avenges brother’s death in ‘Distorted’


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:56 pm
We have seen many legal thriller K-dramas recently as it’s been a trend in South Korea, and another legal drama, “Falsify,” will debut this week in Hawaii. Read More

Rearview Mirror

First Hawaiian Bank has headquarters that floats


Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 5:11 pm
I was reading former First Hawaiian Bank CEO Walter Dods’ 2015 book recently. “Yes! A Memoir of Modern Hawaii” has fascinating insights into his career. Read More

Briefs

Partnership preserves Kamae’s film work for generations to come


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 9:02 pm
The University of Hawaii at West Oahu’s ‘Ulu‘ulu: The Henry Ku‘uloha Giugni Moving Image Archive of Hawai‘i is working to catalog and digitize 10 award-winning documentaries produced by legendary Hawaiian entertainer Eddie Kamae and his wife, Myrna. Read More

Show Biz

Cazimero to be remembered at Royal Hawaiian


Updated on  August 13, 2017 at 3:17 pm
A celebration of life for the late Roland Cazimero is set for Oct. 8 at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel’s Monarch Room. Read More

Wood Craft

Isle icon Ho to receive his due in Waikiki ceremony


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:47 pm
Entertainer Don Ho will be honored at the International Market Place on what would have been his 87th birthday. Read More

Book Reviews

‘Refuge’ follows painful journey of an Iranian exile

Many of the characters in Dina Nayeri’s second novel, “Refuge,” are estranged from themselves, but none more so than its protagonist, Niloo. Read More