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Bitchin’ Shades: 6 Sunglasses That Are So Fetch

The dog days of summer are upon us, so we rounded up stylish locally designed (human) sunnies to help you protect your peepers. And yes, they’re on pooches. Why? ’Cause these wags have serious swag.
2018.05.24 08:00 AM

50 Essential Hawai‘i Books You Should Read in Your Lifetime

Need something to read—or hand to someone who does? Here’s HONOLULU’s first-ever list of the most iconic, trenchant and irresistible Island books, as voted by a panel of literary community luminaries.
2018.05.23 05:40 PM

The Fine Print: How We Chose the 50 Essential Hawai‘i Books

What defines greatness? What matters most to us today? What will people actually (really) read? Those were some of the questions we faced while winnowing HONOLULU’s first-ever list of books every Islander should know, if not own.
2018.05.23 05:31 PM

Having Our Say: Two Gen X Writers on Their Essential Hawai‘i Books

Acclaimed poet Christy Passion and Kristiana Kahakauwila, author of short stories and a forthcoming novel, celebrate their literary communities and personal favorites.
2018.05.23 05:31 PM

Afterthoughts: The Regulars

Riding the bus has its perks.
2018.05.23 09:00 AM

Mu‘umu‘u Month! It’s a Thing Now

New mom, therapist and now mu‘umu‘u maven, Christy Werner is leading a movement that spreads aloha in a fun, vibrant way.
2018.05.21 08:32 AM

Behind the Scenes: How Hawai‘i’s Fine Dining Hotel Restaurants Feed the Masses

How hotels manage to balance quality with quantity.
2018.05.18 01:23 PM

A Day Through the Lens of Local Fashion and Travel Photographer Tommy Shih

From exotic and eclectic to engaging and exquisite, the images local boy Tommy Shih captures are nothing short of amazing.
2018.05.17 12:48 PM

Honoring the Life and Legacy of the Late U.S. Senator Daniel Akaka

Sharing stories of how Daniel Kahikina Akaka, educator, native Hawaiian advocate and longtime U.S. Senator, made a difference.
2018.05.16 04:04 PM

This is Real(tor) Life: Wacky and Funny Stories From Hawai‘i’s Real-Estate Agents

Messy monks, high-flying dogs and risqué parties—eight Hawai‘i real-estate agents share their most memorable stories.
2018.05.15 01:20 PM

Young Skateboarders Roll Out Efforts to Upgrade O‘ahu’s Skate Parks

How two groups of young skateboarders took matters into their own hands.
2018.05.15 10:06 AM

Field Notes: This Local Steampunk Group is Bringing Victorian-Era Fiction to Life

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vast and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Steampunk Hawai‘i.
2018.05.11 09:00 AM