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We’re Pumped! Neglected Kakaako Pumping Station Gets T.L.C.

A historic but neglected local building finally gets a new tenant.
2014.07.30 01:53 PM

Hawaii’s Second H&M Store to Open in Kapolei

Retail giant H&M will be part of the Ka Makana Alii shopping mall in West Oahu come 2016.
2014.07.30 12:29 PM

Chinatown Tour by Slow Food Oahu

Did you know that Sun Yat-sen, founding father of the republic of China, went to Iolani? Or that there’s a butcher in Chinatown who uses rendered fat to make soap?
2014.07.30 11:18 AM

From Our Files: July

In 1888, King Kalakaua issued a royal charter, commissioning a magazine. Then titled Paradise of the Pacific, this publication became HONOLULU Magazine, making it the oldest magazine west of the Mississippi.
2014.07.30 10:39 AM

Lei Chic’s Greatest Hits of July

In case you missed some, here’s a look at a few of our favorite stories from this month, from Iratik’s latest jewelry line to Hawaii Calligraphy.
2014.07.30 10:30 AM

Noodle Tuesday: Vermicelli at Mr. Tea Cafe

How could we claim to be the (maybe) unofficial noodle capital of the world without a noodle dessert?
2014.07.29 01:08 PM

Hawaii Absentee Voting is Under Way—Both Walk-In and By Mail

Learn where and how to cast your primary election vote in Hawaii.
2014.07.29 11:32 AM

A Sneak Peek At Florencia Arias’ Upcoming Fall Collection

Deep scarlets and heather golds you’ll want to pony up for.
2014.07.29 10:18 AM

2014 Tinman Triathlon Hawaii

The 2014 Tinman Triathlon Hawaii featured a 750m ocean swim in Waikiki, a 40k bike race from Diamond Head to Hawaii Kai and a 10k running course around Diamond Head.
2014.07.29 09:18 AM

Meet Johnny Iuzzini at the 4th Annual Hawaii Food and Wine Festival

Some pastry chefs, after a day of working with sugar, crave salt. Not Johnny Iuzzini, a self-proclaimed sugar freak.
2014.07.28 11:30 AM

Big Island-Based Kona Soap Company’s Latest Gift Sets

Barking Mad: New handcrafted wooden boxes of all-natural soap.
2014.07.28 10:30 AM

Open House Pick of the Week: Aina Haina

Rare chance to own oceanfront family compound in East Honolulu.
2014.07.25 04:56 PM

This Weekend: The 7 Great Family Events in Hawaii

Get Pop-Cultured at Barnes & Noble, Discover Windward, Legos Day and more.
2014.07.25 04:45 PM

After Voting, Is It Wise to Post Your Election Ballot?

Congressional candidates may cross the line with pleas to prove your vote on social media.
2014.07.25 11:01 AM

What’s in Hawaii Wardrobe Stylist Tyson Joines’ Clutch?

Pack That Sass Up: Stylist Tyson Joines clues us in on what’s in his clutch.
2014.07.25 10:30 AM

Curry Lunch at the Kahala

Hurry over for curry. On Wednesdays, you’ll find the triumvirate of curries: Indian, Thai and Japanese.
2014.07.25 09:00 AM

10 Mouthwatering Reasons Hawaii’s 7-Elevens Are Mo’ Bettah

Read on for the 10 mouthwatering reasons why (and yes, SPAM is one of them) Hawaii’s 7-Elevens are better than the Mainland’s.
2014.07.24 02:25 PM

The Best Dining, Shopping and Sales Events This Weekend in Honolulu

July 24, 2014: Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.
2014.07.24 10:32 AM

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