March 2006

Departments

Media: Hello to Hallyu

Hawai‘i is crazy for Korean dramas, and even played a role in introducing them to Mainland audiences.

Mo'ili'ili

A piece of Mo'ili'ili history

How to Let the Dogs Out

Tips for keeping your pooch happy and healthy during an outdoor excursion.

Heavy Metal

Don’t have the time? We searched the city to find the hottest men’s watches, from $120 to $3,800.

Culture: Honolulu Festival

The 12th annual Honolulu Festival dances into town March 10 to 12.

In Search of the Best

Our city offers world-class thinkers, as well as great plate lunches.

Letters - March

Music Review

Ka 'Upu Aloha, Aaron J. Sala, Hula Records

Mexican Revolution

Fresh fish, handmade tortillas, rib-eye carne asada—it’s a brave new world of Mexican food in Honolulu.

The Crystallized Moment

Time travel, roast chickens and the U.S. Census.

From Our Files - March

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

First Person: Identity Crisis

Resembling one of the world’s most popular filmmakers leads this writer to question the nature of celebrity.

Q+A

La'akea Suganuma

Scene: Koi

Taking their lead from L.A.’s hipster scene, the owners of Koi offer Honolulu a little something to change up the nightlife.

Clipping Service - Shore about that?

Bill Thomas anticipates a Hawai'i visit in a Jan. 22 Washington Post column titled "A Shore Thing."

Nature: Plover Love

Hawai‘i’s kolea are taking flight for the North—but they’ll be back.

Gadgets

We come across a lot of cool new ideas. These two are both stylish and useful.

If These Sheets Could Talk

An exhibit and ongoing research shed light on kapa moe, Hawaiian sleeping cloths.

Our Town: Kaimuki Typewriter Service

A 20th-century institution is still clacking away on King Street.

Your Tax Dollars Ticking Away