May 2020

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Front of Book

How a Global Pandemic Connected us More Than Ever

My new normal.

It’s the Weekend. What in the Heck Will We Do?

We took our Super Bowl party equipment and used it for a COVID-19 movie party.
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Calabash

40-Foot Lava Fountains Sent Kapoho Families Fleeing to a Shelter at Pāhoa School

For 133 years HONOLULU Magazine has kept its readers and advertisers at the vanguard of fashion, insight and fun. Starting out as Paradise of the Pacific in 1888 with a commission from King Kalākaua, we’re the oldest continually publishing magazine west of the Mississippi. Here is a look into our archives.

Coronavirus in Hawai‘i: How Hospitals Prep for a Pandemic

Before the rest of us knew enough to worry about something called a coronavirus, Hawai‘i’s top hospitals had quietly begun planning. Here’s how some of the state’s largest health care providers got ready for what could be the biggest, deadliest disease threat our community has faced.

“I Want to Go Back to My Little Grass Shack in Kealakekua, Hawai‘i”

For 133 years HONOLULU Magazine has kept its readers and advertisers at the vanguard of fashion, insight and fun. Starting out as Paradise of the Pacific in 1888 with a commission from King Kalākaua, we’re the oldest continually publishing magazine west of the Mississippi. Here is a look into our archives.

Patsy Mink Was Already in the Political Vanguard When We Interviewed Her in 1985

For 133 years HONOLULU Magazine has kept its readers and advertisers at the vanguard of fashion, insight and fun. Starting out as Paradise of the Pacific in 1888 with a commission from King Kalākaua, we’re the oldest continually publishing magazine west of the Mississippi. Here is a look into our archives.

12 of Honolulu’s Rescheduled 2020 Events

March and April were shut down. But here are some rescheduled events for you and more than 10 other people, once the sun (and we) are out again.

Our Separate Reality: Snapshots of Honolulu’s New Normal

In cities and countries around the globe, we switched to a life of social distancing, staying home and adjusting to a new world of work (or lack thereof). A week after the city and state ordered us to shelter in place, O‘ahu was almost unrecognizable.

Meet the Designers and Local Businesses Making Face Masks for Hawai‘i’s Brave Essential Workers

The New Face of Fashion: These Hawai‘i fashion designers are sewing the extra mile to help keep us safe.
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Features

What’s With All the Brazen Attacks in Honolulu the Past Year?

Violent purse snatchings and robberies in the last year left people feeling unsettled. We take a look behind the headlines.

Meal Kits to Grocery Delivery: How to Eat the Best Local Food at Home

Hawai‘i’s dining in scene.

How to Order Local Beef, Pork and Produce from Hawai‘i’s Kualoa Ranch

Kualoa Ranch, its 4,000 acres often the backdrop for Hollywood movies, is now coming to the forefront for its livestock.
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Special Section

The Best Real Estate Professionals in Hawai‘i 2020

Buying a home in Hawai‘i might be the biggest investment you’ll ever make. Get expert help from the top agents and brokers listed here.
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Style

If You’re Obsessed With Astrology Then You Will Love These Necklaces

There are signs every wear.

Meet the Mother-Daughter Design Team Behind Hawai‘i Jewelry Label Paradisus

As we celebrate mothers this month, it’s the perfect time to spotlight two of our favorite mom-preneurs, Linda Ueda and Akemi Ueda Jensen of Paradisus.

Meet the Designers and Local Businesses Making Face Masks for Hawai‘i’s Brave Essential Workers

The New Face of Fashion: These Hawai‘i fashion designers are sewing the extra mile to help keep us safe.
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‘Ono

These 4 Popular Honolulu Eateries Are Making it Big in Japan

First it was hula and Hawaiian music, then garlic shrimp, loco moco and Island pancake restaurants—Japan’s fascination with all things Hawai‘i goes back decades. The latest twist? New locations across Japan of popular Honolulu restaurants specializing in Vietnamese-global, Korean, Italian and even vegan food.

Meal Kits to Grocery Delivery: How to Eat the Best Local Food at Home

Hawai‘i’s dining in scene.

How to Order Local Beef, Pork and Produce from Hawai‘i’s Kualoa Ranch

Kualoa Ranch, its 4,000 acres often the backdrop for Hollywood movies, is now coming to the forefront for its livestock.
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The Best Real Estate Professionals in Hawai‘i 2020

Buying a home in Hawai‘i might be the biggest investment you’ll ever make. Get expert help from the top agents and brokers listed here.

Life Interrupted: A Free Virtual Series on Mental Wellness

Each week HONOLULU and a panel of experts will tackle a new topic and share ways to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic.

HONOLULU Magazine Launches Free Virtual Mental Wellness Series With “Life Interrupted: Moments”

Our first talk-story webinar shares tools, tips and some stark realities about coping with all those moments missed during COVID-19.

Skip the Cooking and Preorder Your Father’s Day Feast Now

(Sponsored) Celebrate Dad on June 21 with a ready-to-eat dinner starring prime rib, suckling pig or snow crab legs.

Learn How to Cope with Missing Out in Life Interrupted: Moments

Join us for the first installment of HONOLULU’s free virtual webinar series on mental wellness this Thursday, May 28, 1 to 2 p.m.

Right Now, Get 15 Percent Off 12th Ave Grill’s Entire Menu

(Sponsored) The Kaimukī neighborhood restaurant offers dinners for two, heat-and-serve entrées, and—oh, yeah!—alcohol to go.

Liliha Bakery is Open! Here’s How It’s Keeping Customers Protected

(Sponsored) While the Coco Puffs and poi mochi doughnuts haven’t changed (yay!), the restaurant’s made some updates for a safer customer experience.

Townies, Now is the Perfect Time to Try Kapolei’s Mad Bene

(Sponsored) With an in-town pickup location for its fresh pasta kits on Mondays and Fridays, you can now try the Leeward Side’s hottest new eatery without the 40-minute drive.

Celebrate Your Grad’s Shining Success with Hawaiian Heirloom Jewelry

(Sponsored) No matter where life takes your happy alum, these keepsake Island-inspired treasures will keep Hawai‘i close to her heart.
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