Newswatch Archives | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
  • Saturday, February 16, 2019
  • 68°



Veterans Affairs to hold resource fair

The Department of Veterans Affairs will host a town hall and resource fair from 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Harry & Jeannette Weinberg Hall at Keehi Lagoon Memorial Park. Read More

Honolulu first responders reunite with man they saved at Waimanalo Beach Park

First responders from the City and County of Honolulu reunited today with the Kahala resident they saved after he collapsed last June at Waimanalo Beach Park. Read More

Oahu businessman charged with tax violation

The president of East West Associates Inc. pleaded guilty today to one charge of willful failure to pay withholding taxes. Read More

Hawaii Supreme Court gives Keith Kaneshiro 20 days to respond

The Hawaii Supreme Court this afternoon ordered city Prosecutor Keith Kaneshiro to respond within 20 days to state Attorney General Clare Connors’ petition seeking to suspend him from practicing law. Read More

Kaneohe medical marijuana dispensary opens Friday

The state Department of Health approved Wednesday the opening of a Kaneohe medical marijuana dispensary. Read More

Hawaii wakes up to cloudy, wet weather

Hawaii island is under a flood advisory through 11:30 a.m. today. Read More

ʻIolani School wins Hawaii LifeSmarts State Competition

ʻIolani School won the 2019 Hawaii LifeSmarts State Competition on Saturday at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, according to a statement from the state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs. Read More

Work on Honolulu airport pedestrian bridges starts Monday

The state Department of Transportation will begin work Monday to replace three pedestrian bridges that connect the parking garage to airline ticket lobbies in Terminal 2 at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport. Read More

Sewer spills reached historic low in 2018

Sewer spills were at a historic low last year amid ongoing monitoring and proactive measures taken by the City and County of Honolulu’s Department of Environmental Services. Read More

Hawaii island police seek help identifying two assault suspects in Hilo beating

Hawaii island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two men responsible for the beating of a 21-year-old man on Monday morning at the East Hawaii Cultural Center in Hilo. Read More

‘Hammajang’ added to Oxford English Dictionary

Hammajang, a Hawaii pidgin term for messed up, is now listed as an adjective to the Oxford English Dictionary. Read More

Former state Rep. Matt LoPresti asks court to reconsider his election challenge

Former state Rep. Matt LoPresti is asking the state Supreme Court to reconsider his challenge of election results in his close contest for a state Senate seat, saying he recently learned the Honolulu City Clerk included 126 invalid ballots in the vote tally in his race. Read More

EV charging station rebates now available

Hawaii Energy and Ulupono Initiative are partnering to offer limited-time rebates for installing electric vehicle charging stations at workplaces and multi-unit dwellings. Read More

‘Hawaii Five-0,’ ‘Magnum P.I.’ to hold Waikiki casting call

CBS is looking for new faces to feature as extras on “Hawaii Five-0” and “Magnum P.I.,” and will hold an open casting call Friday at the Waikiki Community Center. Read More

Hawaii can look forward to more cool, breezy weather

The overnight cool, dry weather is expected to continue as a new swell brings large surf to the north and west shores of Kauai and Niihau. Read More

Older Stories

Scroll Up