August 2007


Israel Kamakawiwoole's Wonderful World

Wonderful World, Israel Kamakawiwoole, (Mountain Apple Co.)

The Big Question

With the start of the Rainbow Wahine volleyball season, all fans want to know is: Who will replace Kamanao?

From Our Files

August archives

Cheap Eats

Hungry for good values, we combed through the Islands in pursuit of delicious meals for $20 or less. We lunched, we brunched, we wined, we dined. And we found you can eat well, accompanied only by a minted portrait of Andrew Jackson. The secret is not just knowing where to go, but what to order. So grab your wallet, and follow us.

On the Tube

A roundup of Honolulu’s most entertaining YouTube videos.

In-Your-Face Theater

Hawaii’s Shakespearean innovators take their show downtown.

Baby, It’s You

Innovative baby products to go gaga over.

Along Beretania

A fascinating road lives in the shadow of King Street.

The Dish on Neighbor Islands

For people who love dining out, juicy food gossip is almost as satisfying as the stuff you read in supermarket tabloids.



North Manoa Valley

We found centuries of history tucked in Manoa Valley.

Thirty Years at the Table

A 30-year memoir of Honolulu restaurants, served in five courses.

Gawk This Way

Every time a honu is ashore, humans gather to watch. What would happen if they turned the tables?

Ballots for Buildings

Benign Beauty


7 Reasons to Get Out


Field of Creams

Native Roots

After one of Hawaii’s most devastating forest fires, Maui’s Kula Forest Reserve gets a second life.