March 2007


Best of Honolulu 2007

Best of Honolulu 2007

It’s that time of year again. We’ve scoured the island, grilled the experts and enlisted your help to bring you the best “Best of Honolulu“ ever.

A Great Day Out

Photographer Sergio Goes took his camera around O‘ahu and found people and places that remind us all why we love living in Hawai‘i.

Our City on Rails

After decades of false starts, Honolulu is closer than it’s ever been to a mass-transit rail system. So what’s next? What’s this thing going to look like? And will it work?


Letters to the Editor: Letters 03|07

Calabash: Books: Written on the Body

Author Tricia Allen on tattoos and culture.

Calabash: Food: Gettin’ Dressed

Forget ranch, Thousand Island and blue cheese. Who needs run-of-the-mill salad dressings when we’ve got tasty creations made especially for us in Hawai‘i? Here are just five of the...

Calabash: Sports: Surf Lassoes Colt

Calabash: Field Guide: Kahala

We explored the area under the H1 overpass and found everything from pizza to puppies.

Calabash: By the Numbers

2007: The Priciest Year Yet

Calabash: Health: Expanding the View

Research on the Big Island examines how diabetes affects different races.

Calabash: Books: The Insider

Columnist Eddie Sherman chronicles Hollywood in Hawai‘i.

Calabash: Fast Fact: Crude Numbers

Calabash: Shopping: Tie One On

A look inside Nervous Water, the only fly-fishing store in the Islands.

Calabash: Environment: Bat Patrol

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s ... the Hawaiian hoary bat?

Calabash: Arts: Return to Romance

A new festival features timeless songs.

Calabash: Scene: Bishop Street Rant

Downtown’s loss, and gain, changes our view.

Calabash: Music Review

Ahumanu: The Gathering, Ahumanu (Ululoa Productions)

Calabash: Lotus Soundbar

Calabash: Scrap Yard: The Akaka Bill

This legislative session, Sen. Daniel Akaka has once again introduced the Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act, first proposed in 2000, which would grant Hawaiians the same federal...

Calabash: 7 Reasons to Get Out of the House

Calabash: Our Town: Waikiki Beach Walk

Calabash: Diplomacy: Meet Your New Sister

Congratulations! It’s a Rabat.

Calabash: CD: New Sounds of Japan

Dining: Lucky You Eat Hawai‘i

If you had to list all your favorite Hawai‘i foods, what would they be?

From Our Files


Afterthoughts: Break That Mold

Enough of this “cookie-cutter” notion of the Mainland.