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Interviews with the Hula Experts

Interviews with the Hula Experts

For more than a decade, the Hula Preservation Society has been interviewing, and videotaping, hula’s most respected elders, capturing their knowledge, their memories and their stories. The result is a treasure trove of history and culture; here, we present just a few excerpts from the hundreds of hours of footage.

September 2011
McCully Shopping Center's Snow Factory

McCully Shopping Center's Snow Factory

This past weekend’s hot, sticky weather encouraged us to try McCully Shopping Center's Snow Factory.

August 2011
Sinful Chocolate Desserts in Hawaii

Sinful Chocolate Desserts in Hawaii

The best chocolate desserts in Hawaii restaurants, alas, bring out the worst in us.

August 2011
Easter Island Controversy

Easter Island Controversy

Easter Surprise: A UH professor stirs up controversy with a new book on the Rapanui people of Easter Island.

August 2011
Hawaii Cheese Dishes

Hawaii Cheese Dishes

Ooey, Gooey Cheese: It stretches, it bubbles, it tantalizes you with warm, salty flavors. You know you can’t deny yourself the melting goodness of cheese. We found the 18 most irresistible cheese dishes in town. Here’s where to indulge.

August 2011
50 Great Dates in Honolulu

50 Great Dates in Honolulu

Whether you’re meeting her for the first time, or you’ve been married for 20 years, here are 50 great dates to romance that special someone.

August 2011
Hawaiian Ukulele Goes Mainstream

Hawaiian Ukulele Goes Mainstream

For years, the ukulele was seen as a novelty outside the Islands. These days, though, a new crop of Mainland rockers and hipsters are getting serious about Hawaii’s favorite instrument.

August 2011
Future Hawaii Architecture at UH Hilo

Future Hawaii Architecture at UH Hilo

The quiet town of Hilo may soon be home to some of the state’s most compelling new architecture.

August 2011
Micronesian in Hawaii

Micronesian in Hawaii

Micronesians are Hawaii's newest arrivals. We wanted to find out more about what it’s like to make a new life here.

August 2011
CD Review: Ekolu

CD Review: Ekolu

Music review of Ekolu.

July 2011