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3 Creepy Hawai‘i Tales That Won HONOLULU’s Ghost Story Contest

All we asked was for a little chicken skin, but it turns out these talented local writers didn’t mind stirring an eye of newt and a chicken bone or two into the bubbling cauldron.
2017.10.30 11:02 AM

6 Hawai‘i Ghost Books That’ll Give You Serious Chicken Skin

If you’re feeling brave, read these local ghost stories.
2017.10.17 08:55 AM

Haunted Hawai‘i: My Personal Experience With the Supernatural and the Unexplained

Many say that Hawai‘i is full of ghosts and otherwordly beings–not just from one culture, but all of the cultures that live together in the islands. This is one writer’s experience with the supernatural.
2017.10.11 10:44 AM

Hau‘oli Lā Hānau: Celebrating Local Company Anniversaries—September Edition

Every month, we celebrate the anniversaries of local companies and organizations. This month: A helping hand, a Waikīkī mainstay, a school of firsts and a historic church.
2017.09.28 08:55 AM

From Our Files: Moments from Hawai‘i’s Past–September Edition

A look back at Honolulu from September 1937 to 1997. Stories taken from the archives of Paradise of the Pacific and HONOLULU Magazine.
2017.09.14 11:37 AM

Hawai‘i Designer Manaola Yap Wows at New York Fashion Week 2017

Manaola Yap made his NYFW debut with a runway show on Sept. 8. Get a look at his gorgeous Kōlani collection here.
2017.09.13 02:01 PM

The Power of ‘Ohana: Meet 11 Local Families That Make Hawai‘i Great

Our Island families.
2017.08.24 08:50 AM

From Our Files: Moments from Hawai‘i’s Past–August Edition

A look back at Honolulu from August 1937 to 1992. Stories taken from the archives of Paradise of the Pacific and HONOLULU Magazine.
2017.08.24 08:50 AM

Where the Wild Things Went: Tracking Hawai‘i’s Most Elusive Non-Native Animals

From alligators to wallabies, an eclectic mix of alien creatures has been reported roaming the Islands. We set out to sort fact from fiction.
2017.08.17 09:31 AM

What’s Open or Closed in Honolulu for Statehood Day 2017

Your guide to which Honolulu City and County services will be available or suspended in observance of Statehood Day on Aug. 18, 2017.
2017.08.17 08:55 AM

Hau‘oli Lā Hānau: Celebrating Local Company Anniversaries—August Edition

Every month, we celebrate the anniversaries of local companies and organizations. This month: A revamped source of entertainment, legal aloha, slippers and malassadas.
2017.08.14 01:44 PM

Don Ho Tribute at the International Market Place

On Aug. 13, the International Market Place paid tribute to the legendary Don Ho and his contributions to the history and music of Hawai‘i. The ceremony began with an unveiling of the marketplace’s new bronze sculpture of the singer, created by Honolulu artist Kim Duffett, followed by a Don Ho kanikapila and tribute show.
2017.08.14 12:20 PM