April 2013

Features

The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Food

The best izakayas, sushi, ramen, okazuyas, mochi and more.

Hawaii's Royal Legacies

The days of Hawaii's alii are past, but many of the companies and organizations they inspired are still going strong today.

Pet Pot-purrr-ri: Cool Pet Stuff in Hawaii

Why legal pot didn't happen in Hawaii

Departments

The Ultimate Guide to Japanese Food

The best izakayas, sushi, ramen, okazuyas, mochi and more.

Afterthoughts: Happy Returns

Birthdays aren’t what they used to be. I’m OK with that.

A 21st Century Shaka from TheBus

Beacon Light Tweakin'

A resolution passed in the state Legislature this session calls for renaming the Kīlauea Point Lighthouse the Daniel K. Inouye Kilauea Point Lighthouse.

Hardware-inspired Spring Jewelry

From Our Files: Morals & Vice

Hawaii's Royal Legacies

The days of Hawaii's alii are past, but many of the companies and organizations they inspired are still going strong today.

Unsolicited Advice: Stop Leading with the Bleeding

Home Finds: Terrariums

Four High-intensity Workouts in Hawaii

With high-intensity workout classes becoming increasingly popular, we sent senior editor David Thompson and design director Erik Ries out to try a few. Thompson wore a heart rate monitor and Ries—while stopping frequently to gasp for breath—snapped photos

Destination Kailua

Explore the shops, restaurants, schools and businesses that make Kailua an alluring piece of paradise.

Honolulu Boutique Shop Dogs

Field Notes: Occupy Movement in Hawaii

Field Notes explores Honolulu's vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures.

The Pet Communicator, a cat named Kitty Kitty and Me

Pet Pot-purrr-ri: Cool Pet Stuff in Hawaii

Crossfit workouts on snowy Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Top Gear Gifts for Men

University of Hawaii Cancer Warriors

Four ways the new UH Cancer Center is going to make a difference.

Why legal pot didn't happen in Hawaii

Beauty within Reach

Get Out & Go in April

Grab a seat: There are concerts, an opera and a film festival to attend this month. Then tuck into a lobster eggs Benedict. Work it off by biking 100 kilometers.

Bans and Morality

Sometimes the law is too big for our problems.