August 2004


Shipping Out

This Spring, 9,000 troops left Hawai‘i. Of these, 5,000 went to Afghanistan and 4,000 to Iraq. It was the largest Hawai‘i deployment since the Vietnam War.

The Silent Language of Jade

Learning the lingo leads to a new appreciation.

Can We Make Honolulu Cool?

The city and county of Honolulu wants to change the way the city looks. Is “smart growth” the way to go?

Art, On and Off the Wall

Collectors Flock to Showcase Local Art.


A Boot Camp for Foodies

From Our Files

HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific, chronicling the Islands since 1888.

Our Town: Yokohama Specie Bank Building

Who Loves Liliha?

Anything Goes, Anyone Can Go There

What’s new in wines and spirits.


Costumes, Drums, Comedy

Not every opera is an epic Germanic cycle or Italian tragedy. In fact, one opera is downright silly.

Q+A Brickwood Galuteria

Maui in Your Freezer

Travel: Nova Scotia’s Cabot Trail

Hookin’ Up

With Global Pau Hana, you’re never far from Hawai‘i

Driving Maui Mad

Gourmet Style Introduction

You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

Hawaii Regional Cuisine is not over. It’s only just begun.

Vegetarian Bon Vivants

As the baby boomers age, they demand healthier food from their favorite chefs.

It Takes a Village

Crunk 101