April 2011

Features

43 Things Every Local Must Do

43 Things Every Local Must Do

What place other than Hawaii could come up with both the shaka sign and surfing?

Car Crazy in Honolulu

Car Crazy in Honolulu

We may hate to commute in Honolulu, but we love our cars. Meet some of the everyday Honoluluans who race, collect and adore their automobiles.

A Degree of Homelessness

A Degree of Homelessness

They’re the most untraditional college students of all, but for these three homeless people in Hawaii, college may be their way out.

Departments

Letters to the Editor: Feedback

...on the best health food store, military in Hawaii and the Honolulu Symphony.

Dining Reviews: Izakayas in Honolulu

To me, an izakaya is the perfect restaurant concept.

Exclusives Module: The Dangerous Women of HIFF

Three films at the Hawaii International Film Festival's Spring Showcase are linked by one overarching characteristic: dangerous women.

Shopping: Beauty Within Reach

We asked local experts for the key details on their most requested procedures, so you can choose the one that’s right for you.

Calabash: In Our May Issue

In our May issue, we look at schools, the hidden world of storage, Andy South and a family separated and united by the March 11 earthquake in Japan.

Calabash: Local Spotlight: Hawaii Filmmaker Dane Neves

With the Big Island Film Festival quickly approaching, we caught up with local filmmaker Dane Neves, creator of The Green Tie Affair.

Calabash: The Dangerous Women of HIFF

Three films at the Hawaii International Film Festival's Spring Showcase are linked by one overarching characteristic: dangerous women.

Calabash: Tax Cut for USPS

The Post Office is catching a break this year, thanks to the Internet.

Around Town: Field Guide: Harding Ave.

Small, funky and independent describe the businesses that line this Kaimuki street.

Around Town: Sharing the Road in Kailua

Leave your car in the garage and start commuting on two wheels.

Around Town: Double-Decker Bus in Waikiki

There is a new double-decker bus rolling around town, shuttling visitors from Aloha Tower to Waikiki.

Around Town: Things to Do in April in Hawaii

April is about action: explosive martial-arts displays, dramatic kabuki plots and feats of valor by Scottish strongmen.

Arts: Beauty and the Big C

A local artist makes art from a killer disease.

Music Review: CD Reviews: Alt/Air and Voices of Our Kupuna

Music reviews of Alt/Air and Voices of Our Kupuna.

Entertainment: Darcey Iwashita: Pinhole Camera

A self-portrait taken near Webster Hall on the UH Manoa campus by UH grad student and photographer Darcey Iwashita.

Entertainment: 43 Things Every Local Must Do

What place other than Hawaii could come up with both the shaka sign and surfing?

Field Notes: Field Guide: Harding Ave.

Small, funky and independent describe the businesses that line this Kaimuki street.

Dining: Izakayas in Honolulu

To me, an izakaya is the perfect restaurant concept.

From Our Files

April archives

Afterthoughts: Afterthoughts: War Stories

Visiting the USS Arizona Memorial’s new visitor center.

Editor's Page: Editor's Page: Things to Do

Pick your favorite restaurants, preserve historic buildings, take a lazy, mountain drive.