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Wednesday, August 20, 2014         

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It's a milestone year for the fan-favorite Hawaii International Film Festival. "HIFF 30" marks three decades' worth of unspooling stories for eager Honolulu audiences from around the world, and according to director of programming Anderson Le, there are even new things to look forward to when the fall fest kicks off next week. Story »
Peter Rockford Espiritu, who has used his Tau Dance Theater to illustrate everything from nature to the history of the islands, turned to Hawaiian legend for his latest production, "Poli'ahu: Goddess of Maunakea," but didn't feel obligated to limit himself to Hawaii's traditional dance. Story »

It's always fun to pay a return visit to a bar after an extended period of time — especially when it's your job to share what you discover with others. I may have been raised in Kailua, but I've been a card-carrying townie for nearly a decade. Story »

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Haunted Lagoon offers Halloween frights by the canoe full at the Polynesian Cultural Center
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Hawaii's Hispanic population might seem invisible amid the state's Asian-Pacific-flavored ethnic stew, but tomorrow's Hispanic Heritage Festival and Health Fair will try to put an end to that. Story »


PAU HANA PATROL
The idea of a "happy hour" that starts at 2 in the afternoon and ends at 5 might seem odd even for Waikiki, but then consider the dual themes of Alan Jackson's 2003 hit, "It's Five O'Clock Somewhere," and the fact that Jimmy Buffett appeared as Jackson's guest on the record and in the music video. Story »


QUICK BITES
In keeping with the theme, Bacardi will feature a $.09 specialty drink available to only those who wear orange. Story »


IN THE MIX
A lot of people in Honolulu don't realize — or simply take it for granted — that we have some of the most talented young adults working among us. Story »

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