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Legislature keeps grip on Judiciary’s purse strings

Legislature keeps grip on Judiciary’s purse strings

• Updated on  June 19, 2018 at 12:55 am


New Order announces Hawaii shows

British rock band New Order announced Monday its 2018 tour dates, and it included October dates on Oahu and Maui among the seven bookings. Read More
Updated on  June 18, 2018 at 10:11 pm

911 Report

Victim in fatal crash near Kualoa Ranch ID’d

The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a 60-year-old man who died near Kualoa Ranch after a pickup truck plowed into him as Karllton Gorai Sr. of Kaneohe. Read More
Updated on  June 18, 2018 at 10:09 pm

Vital Statistics

Vital statistics

Each week, the Honolulu Star- Advertiser publishes Oahu statistics for marriage licenses and birth certificates filed with the state Department of Health‘s Vital Statistics System. The dates indicate when the information was filed. Read More
Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 7:28 pm

Kokua Line

Directory assistance reps not based in United States

Question: There’s something different happening with Hawaiian Telcom’s directory assistance. Are the agents based in Hawaii anymore? Read More
Updated on  June 18, 2018 at 10:10 pm

Lee Cataluna

Accident survivor relies on rideshare

• Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 10:34 pm
Greg Yukumoto relies on Uber in a way that maybe the casual rideshare-user or the person who drives themselves everywhere wouldn’t know. Read More

Incidental Lives


Facts of the Matter

Kilauea eruption is classic example of ‘gentle’ volcano

• Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 2:09 pm
Even with as much publicity as the current Puna eruption has garnered, there is still some misunderstanding about Kilauea Volcano’s eruptive behavior. Read More

Volcanic Ash


Jupiter, Venus to shine brightly in June sky

As spring turns to summer, the months of May and June have provided Polynesian mariners the best season for making a Tahiti-to-Hawaii Pacific passage. Read More

Ocean Watch

Flatworms and sea sapphires add sparkle to coral reefs

• Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 9:55 pm
As much as I loved swimming with millions of lovely, pulsing salps last week, their gelatinous bodies obscured the hard and soft corals below. Read More