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Custom wheels give Kakaako dog new leash on life

Updated on  August 21, 2017 at 2:04 pm

Custom wheels give Kakaako dog new leash on life

Updated on  August 21, 2017 at 2:04 pm

5 Things We Love

5 Things We Love: Shop Pacifca at Bishop Museum

A shortlist of newly discovered stuff you have got to see from the newly renovated Shop Pacifica at Bishop Museum. Read More

She Speaks

‘Cry songs’ playlist marks nostalgia for lost years

When you’re young, “cry songs” tend to be about lost loves. As we age, they speak of lost years. Read More

In the Lineup

Runaway seal provides reminder of inseparable kinship


Updated on  August 14, 2017 at 12:41 am
Within weeks, mom Rocky was teaching Kaimana to swim and simply be at home in the ocean. Read More

Five-0 Redux

Despite the critics, Caan is definitely a ‘Five-0’ fan favorite

Out of all of the stars of “Hawaii Five-0,” actor Scott Caan is both beloved and vilified. Beloved by fans for his dramatic portrayal of Detective Danny “Danno” Williams, a former New Jersey police officer who finds himself “a fish out of water” in sunny Hawaiʻi. Read More

On the Scene

On the Scene with Brandon DiPaola

Brandon DiPaola didn’t grow up with dreams of being an actor. He was “a bit of a geek,” whose interests included reading and board and video games. Read More

Garden Party

Hodgepodge of greenery thrives in Nuuanu garden


Updated on  August 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm
Don’t let Beatrice Caringer’s age and petite size fool you — the 94-year-old Nuuanu resident, whose purple hair matches her personality, is a whirlwind in her yard. Read More

Health Options

Studies link coffee to lower death, disease risks


Updated on  July 22, 2017 at 4:53 pm
For a number of decades there has been controversy about the potential health benefits or evil of an ancient herbal beverage called coffee. Read More

Hawaii Gardens

Try espalier technique to grow trees in smaller space


Updated on  August 19, 2017 at 5:59 pm
With land so valuable in Hawaii and our gardens getting smaller, many of us still want to grow fruit trees. Espalier, an ancient and artful gardening technique, could be the answer. Read More

K-­Drama

Korean Cinema series features food, cocktails and dance

The Korean Cinema series at the Doris Duke Theatre is set for Sept. 2-23 with a lineup of films that will please Hawaii audiences. Read More

Rearview Mirror

First Hawaiian Bank has headquarters that floats


Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 5:11 pm
I was reading former First Hawaiian Bank CEO Walter Dods’ 2015 book recently. “Yes! A Memoir of Modern Hawaii” has fascinating insights into his career. Read More

Briefs

Custom wheels give Kakaako dog new leash on life


Updated on  August 21, 2017 at 2:04 pm
Cody is a 9-year-old Siberian husky is unable to use his back legs — so his owner fitted him with a rear-wheel cart to help him get around. Read More

Show Biz

Borges, Matthews to be honored at Hospice Hawaii fundraiser

The late Jimmy Borges and Kirk Matthews will be among the 2017 Hall of Heroes honorees at Hospice Hawaii’s Na Hoa Malama fundraiser in November. Read More

Wood Craft

Isle icon Ho to receive his due in Waikiki ceremony


Updated on  August 11, 2017 at 8:47 pm
Entertainer Don Ho will be honored at the International Market Place on what would have been his 87th birthday. Read More

Book Reviews

‘Golden Hill’ a twisty tale of potential colonial con man


Updated on  August 19, 2017 at 5:56 pm
“Golden Hill” features characters that allude often to Shakespeare. Everyone in this novel has a secret, and nothing is as it seems. Read More