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Family of 7 looks forward to holiday time together

Family of 7 looks forward to holiday time together


Blustering winds will greet Honolulu Marathon runners

Strong trade winds on Sunday will bring another challenge for the 27,000 runners expected to enter the Honolulu Marathon. Read More

911 Report

Search ends for missing California woman off Kauai’s North Shore

The 23-year-old California woman was swept out to sea by a wave off Kauai’s North Shore, Kauai police said. Read More

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

Kokua Line

Kokua Line: Avoid bitcoin billing scam and other theft ploys over holiday season

Question: What is a bitcoin machine? Is that a real way to pay the electrical bill? Read More

Lee Cataluna

Lee Cataluna: It wasn’t a bomb; it was just Gov. Ige

On Monday around lunchtime, some people in downtown Honolulu heard a big, reverberating boom. And then another. And another. Read More

Incidental Lives

Incidental Lives: Self-styled performer finds way, Monkey style

Monkey see, Monkey do. Boy, do he ever. Read More


fl(ASH)back: Going from the ridiculous to the profane

It’s the last Sunday in November and time to “flASHback” on the month’s news that amused and confused. Read More

Facts of the Matter

Column: There’s little chance that Earth has galactic siblings

Earth is a unique planet in the solar system, and may be the only one of its kind anywhere. Read More

Volcanic Ash

David Shapiro: Planning for climate change to the sound of ‘ka-ching’

One constant in our city is that money always seems to excuse absurdity. Read More


Skywatch: Geminid meteor shower to dazzle December skies

The annual Geminid meteor shower runs through the first two weeks of December and peaks around 2 a.m. Dec. 14. Read More

Ocean Watch

Ocean Watch: Spiny lobsters cry out when in distress

Hawaii hosts four spiny lobster species that lack the large front pincers of the Atlantic’s American lobster. Read More

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