January 2014

Features

The Sour Poi Awards 2013

The Sour Poi Awards 2013

Celebrating the best of the worst of 2013 — the dumb, the deranged and the indefensible.

30th Anniversary of Hale Aina Awards

30th Anniversary of Hale Aina Awards

This year, for the 30th anniversary, we take a look at the two winningest chefs in the history of the awards, who continue to influence Hawaii dining today.

The Worst Neighbor on the Block: Genshiro Kawamoto

The Worst Neighbor on the Block: Genshiro Kawamoto

The eccentric billionaire ends his dramatic reign over Kahala Avenue.

Departments

Q+A: The Kingfish: Waikiki Aquarium's Director Andrew Rossiter

Andrew Rossiter, head of the Waikiki Aquarium, on monk seal smarts, messing with fish thieves, and the myth of the man-eating clam.

Shopping: Fashion Trend: Top 5 Moto Jackets

For a polished take on this season’s punk trend, slip on a rider-inspired moto jacket.

Shopping: 10 Gold-Dipped Insect Accessories

Blinged-out, gold-dipped insect accessories are all the buzz this season.

Shopping: Lily Lotus Clothing Debuts New Yoga Inspired Activewear Collection

Keeping your New Year’s fitness resolutions will be less of a stretch this year, thanks to Lily Lotus’ latest active wear range, debuting as a part of the brand’s new Spring 2014 Mermaid...

News: The Worst Neighbor on the Block: Genshiro Kawamoto

The eccentric billionaire ends his dramatic reign over Kahala Avenue.

News: The Gender Gap: Hawaii Women Still Earning Less Than Men

Some Hawaii jobs pay more than others, sure, but even in fields that employ mostly women, men still usually receive higher salaries.

News: Hawaii's First Same-Sex Couples Tie Knot

You may now kiss the groom.

Education: Hawaii High School Robotics Competition Kicks Off

Hawaii’s high school students prepare for worldwide robotics competition.

Real Estate: How Tall Can a Honolulu Building Be? It Depends...

How high is too high?

Shopping: Fashion Trend: Top 5 Moto Jackets

For a polished take on this season’s punk trend, slip on a rider-inspired moto jacket.

Shopping: Lily Lotus Clothing Debuts New Yoga Inspired Activewear Collection

Keeping your New Year’s fitness resolutions will be less of a stretch this year, thanks to Lily Lotus’ latest active wear range, debuting as a part of the brand’s new Spring 2014 Mermaid...

Shopping: Meet the Shopkeeper: GINGER13

Q&A with Local designer Cindy Yokoyama of GINGER13.

Music Review: The Beach Boys and John Stamos to perform for Blaisdell's 50th Anniversary

This weekend, the Center marks its 50th anniversary with a concert by perennial favorites The Beach Boys, featuring John Stamos, the actor and musician best known for his role as Uncle Jesse on the...

Entertainment: 9 Things to Do in January

Make a resolution to get out more, starting with these top events in Honolulu.

Field Notes: Field Notes: The Khanate of the Golden Horde

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: The Khanate of the Golden Horde.

Dining: 30th Anniversary of Hale Aina Awards

This year, for the 30th anniversary, we take a look at the two winningest chefs in the history of the awards, who continue to influence Hawaii dining today.

From Our Files: From Our Files: January

HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific—chronicling the Islands since the 1888 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Afterthoughts: Afterthoughts: Moving On

Chinatown’s losing more than just cheesecake.

Editor's Page: Editor's Page: No. 22

HONOLULU welcomes a new editor.