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Gida Snyder of Slow Island Co. on Being Black in the Food Industry

The caterer and maker of syrups using Hawai‘i-grown ingredients on why she’s talking race and politics in her business.
2020.07.08 12:00 PM

HiSAM Is Reopening Monday, July 13. Here’s What You Need to Know

A new exhibition will welcome visitors, though the museum shop and café remain closed for now.
2020.07.07 04:54 PM

The Cherry Blossom Festival Quietly Crowns Queen and Court in Honolulu

The 68th festival ball went virtual this year, still dedicated to perpetuating Japanese culture, even in the time of COVID-19.
2020.07.03 07:00 AM

The 8 Best Things to Do This Week in Honolulu

Listen to a military jazz band this Fourth of July weekend, check out a museum’s new perspective on Pearl Harbor, take a virtual nature walk and be tempted by luxurious kama‘āina staycation.
2020.07.01 05:34 PM

The Owner of Sale Pepe On Racism in the Food Business and Why She Feels At Home On Maui

Qiana Di Bari used to manage the hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest before opening her own restaurant in New York, then moving to Maui in 2013.
2020.07.01 01:14 PM

The 8 Best Things to Do This Week in Honolulu

Go to a drive-in concert, watch an award-winning Korean film and stroll down Kalākaua Avenue without cars.
2020.06.24 02:29 PM

12 Ways to Support the Black Community in Hawai‘i

Here are some local organizations to support and resources to learn more about the history and culture of the Black community in Hawai‘i.
2020.06.24 11:25 AM

What It’s Like Being a Police Captain and Father During the Pandemic

Mike Lambert runs Honolulu Police Department programs for the homeless population, which, during the early stages of Honolulu’s lockdown, meant setting up new self-quarantine sites. He also stopped living with his kids.
2020.06.23 11:00 AM

Agnes’ Portuguese Bake Shop Has Reopened as a Malassada Truck in Kailua

The longtime bakery closed in 2018 after nearly 50 years in business. Now it’s back, just down the road from its original location.
2020.06.22 04:01 PM

Real Gastropub, Hawai‘i’s First Restaurant to Focus on Craft Beer, Won’t be Reopening

Looking back on the restaurant that helped usher in Hawai‘i’s craft beer scene.
2020.06.19 02:34 PM

The 8 Best Things to Do This Week in Honolulu

This week we’re celebrating Juneteenth with a comedy show, steak-loving fathers, old-school drive-in movies, Filipino food and more.
2020.06.17 05:09 PM

What It’s Like Being a Server Who Lost Her Job During the Pandemic

Mariana Lárez Matheus was laid off in mid-March, right before restaurants were ordered to close dine-in services.
2020.06.16 01:31 PM