This summer, Japanese Buddhist temples across the Islands are lit with lanterns and abuzz with bon dancers. But the sad fact is these temples are otherwise in trouble.
Tiffany Hill • photos by Elyse butler & Matt mallams
2013.07.08 06:00 AM
Today, Bank of Hawaii is redesigning its ATMs to allow customers to conduct their transactions in Olelo Hawaii, in addition to the existing English, Japanese and Chinese choices.
2013.07.05 06:00 AM
The IRS scandal reached even Hawaii. But why worry when the IRS asks for a list of everyone who ever attended your events?
A. Kam Napier
2013.07.02 06:00 AM
What happens to Kakaako’s creative community when Kamehameha Schools kicks into high gear?
2013.07.01 06:00 AM
Today, three Native Hawaiian-led organizations and thousands of volunteers are at the forefront of efforts to restore an ahupuaa neighboring Kaneohe to its ancient functions—with lessons for the future.
Lavonne Leong • photos by olivier koning
2013.06.18 10:28 AM
An antique neon clock from Club Hubba Hubba has popped up in L.A. But is it real?
2013.06.17 06:30 AM
At an increasing number of businesses, there’s no smoking allowed. Even fake smoking.
2013.06.16 06:00 AM
The Windward Side has been mushrooming with tourism, but no one wanted it to turn into another Waikiki.
Tiffany Hill • Photos by Olivier Koning
2013.06.10 06:30 AM
Baltimore, Md., hosts the Grand Prix of Baltimore every Labor Day, closing its waterfront streets for a road race in which cars zoom around at 180 mph.
2013.06.10 06:00 AM
A new Hawaii state law makes banks pay their fair share.
2013.06.09 06:00 AM