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Stories From When the Vanderbilts, George F. Baker and Henry Robinson Luce Visited Hawai‘i

Here we see how the other half lived on vacation—sometimes breaking the law in style—and even, in one instance, dying.
2019.08.15 05:18 PM

Creating Crystal Clear Ice for Drinks is Not as Simple as Just Freezing Water

Here’s how two new companies, Ice Cubed Hawai‘i and On the Rock Hawai‘i, work to make your cocktails even cooler.
2019.08.15 04:29 PM

The 11 Best Events on O‘ahu in August

​Cap off the end of summer with two ethnic festivals, a new production of an oldie but goodie and a bunch of local journalists poking fun at news in the Islands.
2019.08.01 04:18 PM

Our Must-Try Short List of 24 Hawai‘i-Made Beef Jerky Flavors

Thin, crispy Hawai‘i-made beef jerky is officially a thing.
2019.07.25 11:26 AM

O‘ahu in 1963: Housing the Royal Household Guards at the Halekoa

A modern state building was in the works. But a quiet coral-block barracks stood in its way.
2019.07.23 04:00 PM

This Man Runs a Banana Library on a Farm in Waialua

Gabe Sachter-Smith stalks bananas around the world and builds a banana library of Hawaiian cultivars.
2019.07.18 10:00 AM

Merriam-Webster Updates Definition of “Hawaiian” With a New Usage Note

The word has a new note next to it on Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary, thanks, in part, to an email from a local writer.
2019.07.18 07:00 AM

Outdoor Concert News: The Waikīkī Shell Amphitheater is Under Renovation

Don’t count on seeing summer concerts at the Waikīkī Shell. The 63-year-old amphitheater is upping its game.
2019.07.17 04:27 PM

Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong Declared Rocks and Dust at U.S. Customs After Walking on the Moon

On July 24, 1969, the command module Columbia landed in waters 812 miles southwest of Hawai‘i.
2019.07.11 02:39 PM

The 50th California-to-Hawai‘i Transpacific Yacht Race Sets Sail For Honolulu

The golden edition of the Transpacific Yacht Race brings a record number of racing yachts­—and yacht parties­—to Honolulu.
2019.07.11 10:26 AM

The 11 Best Events on O‘ahu in July

​A big bon dance, livestock shows, a podcasting comedian and a month of surf’s up in the movie theaters.
2019.07.05 07:34 PM

Paniolo Pandemonium: The Untold History of Hawai‘i’s Cowboys in “Aloha Rodeo”

Island rodeos give local heroes a chance to rope, wrassle and get bucked into the dirt. A new book and summer events honor the spirit of the three paniolo who took on the world’s best in 1908 and won.
2019.06.17 04:29 PM