Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »

Best of Biting Commentary 2019: Readers’ Favorites

New restaurants, holiday brunches, dining tips, staff favorites and an article about McDonald’s fried apple pies that went viral: Here are the most-read Biting Commentary blog posts of 2019.
2019.12.27 03:31 PM

How the Conflict Over the Thirty Meter Telescope Has Reawakened a More-Than-Century-Old Battle

It’s the largest movement since Native Hawaiians rallied to fight the military bombing of Kaho‘olawe in the 1970s.
2019.12.27 12:27 PM

The 10 Best Things To Do This Week

We’ve survived Christmas, Hanukkah is still going and New Year’s Eve is on its way: It’s the homestretch, people. We can do this.
2019.12.26 05:05 PM

Your Ultimate Guide to the 2020 New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival in Honolulu

It’s time to celebrate the rats—those born in the Year of the Rat, of course—at the 27th annual New Year’s ‘Ohana Festival on January 12.
2019.12.26 07:00 AM

Da Untold Story of Hawaiian Santa, a Pidgin Story by Lee A. Tonouchi

A never-before published work of fiction from the renowned Pidgin Guerilla.
2019.12.24 10:00 AM

Video: How We Told the Life Stories of 17 Nisei Veterans in Hawai‘i

The HONOLULU team spent five months interviewing and photographing 17 nisei veterans for the December cover story, “Soldiering On.”
2019.12.23 05:30 PM

13 Can’t-Miss New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Honolulu to Kick off 2020

Whether your ideal way of ringing in the new decade is at a cocktail party, a casino night-themed party, or a three-course dinner, we have you covered.
2019.12.23 02:00 PM

Remembering the Nisei Veteran in My Family

Sometimes you need a little (or big) push to remember what’s important.
2019.12.23 07:00 AM

Pali Highway to Open 24/7 Beginning December 21

Most of the post-landslide emergency work is completed.
2019.12.20 05:49 PM

50 First Dates: The Most Boring-Sounding Date Turned Out to Be One of the Best Ever

Date No. 12 goes to show that just because the activities are dull doesn’t mean the person is.
2019.12.20 05:43 PM

7 Things We Expect President Obama Will Do on O‘ahu

After many Hawai‘i vacations, President Barack Obama is spending Christmas on O‘ahu with his family this month once again. Here’s what to expect.
2019.12.20 02:09 PM

Hone Your Light Saber Skills Just in Time for “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker”

Always wanted to be a Jedi? Bring balance to the galaxy (or at least Salt Lake) with LudoSport Hawai‘i.
2019.12.20 11:36 AM