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Ward and King area exudes aura of fascinating history

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 1932

    South Seas restaurant Trader Vic’s once occupied the Ewa/makai corner of Ward and King. In 1967 it moved to the International Marketplace.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 1932

    Straub Clinic was founded in 1919 on the corner of Beretania and Miller streets where the state Capitol is today. In 1932 it moved to Ward Avenue and King Street.

  • HAWAII STATE ARCHIVES

    Rear Adm. Richard Thomas restored Hawaii’s sovereignty at a ceremony in 1843 on the corner of present-day King Street and Ward Avenue. The park there was named in his honor and resembles the British Union Jack.

I’ve worked out with a group called Pau Hana Pumpers at CHART (Comprehensive Health and Rehabilitative Therapy) on King Street next to Straub for 20 years. Read more

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