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5 Things We Love

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 11:26 am

5 Things We Love

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 11:26 am

Things We Love

5 Things We Love

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 11:26 am
A shortlist of newly discovered stuff you have got to see, hear, wear, use or eat. Read More

She Speaks

In the Lineup

Bodysurfers brace for city’s new contest rules

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 11:22 am
There’s simply not a lot of wiggle room for competition in the water on Oahu’s North Shore. Read More

Five-0 Redux

‘Five-0’ uncovers secrets and Russian spies in their season 8 finale

It is not unusual for “Hawaii Five-0” to uncover secrets and lies while McGarrett and his team investigate all the murder and mayhem that seem to plague the television version of our beautiful island. In this week’s eighth season ender, titled “Waiho wale kahiko,” which is Hawaiian for “Ancients Exposed,” the Five-0 team find themselves face-to-face with a Russian nuclear attack submarine which has appeared off the coast of Waikīkī. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Johnny Fortuno

Johnny Fortuno was an apprentice at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard when a friend heard him singing and said he sounded like Elvis. Read More

Garden Party

Hawaii Kai duo grow an oasis that benefits the body and soul

Updated on  November 11, 2017 at 6:58 pm
The garden keeps them busy but provides plenty of benefits for this engaging couple. Read More

Hawaii Gardens

Silvery trees sprout from interesting history

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 9:22 pm
Silver buttonwood grow naturally in mangrove swamps and have a very interesting horticultural history. Read More


UH summer course delves into popularity of K-pop, J-pop

Updated on  May 21, 2018 at 3:24 pm
A college-level course dedicated to K-pop and J-pop is available this summer at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Read More

Rearview Mirror


Learn about Hawaii’s built environment during Architecture Month

Updated on  April 2, 2018 at 10:52 am
As large chunks of urban Honolulu undergo major transformation, there’s no better time to explore the “built environment” and discuss the future of design in Hawaii than during Architecture Month in April. Read More

Show Biz

Pat Sajak, Joe Moore bring ‘Dial M for Murder’ to Hawaii Theatre

Updated on  May 22, 2018 at 11:25 am
Joe Moore and Pat Sajak, longtime Army buddies from the Vietnam War era and iconic television figures since, will reunite onstage when they co-star in a mystery-drama, “Dial M for Murder,” at the Hawaii Theatre Center. Read More

Wood Craft

Longtime entertainment writer Ben Wood says ‘aloha’

Updated on  October 17, 2017 at 11:05 pm
Longtime entertainment writer Ben Wood, approaching his 86th birthday, recalls his colorful newspaper career as he steps back from his regular column. Read More

Book Reviews

New York Times Top Books of 2017

The New York Times’ critics have made their choices of the best fiction and nonfiction books of the year. Read More