30 years of land struggles in Hawaii
When Eddie Met Gabby
In a Waimanalo backyard, an ailing Gabby Pahinui asked Eddie Kamae to play a few tunes with him. It was the jam session that changed Kamae’s life—and set off the Hawaiian Renaissance.
90 Years of Opening Nights
Diamond Head Theatre celebrates its 90th anniversary season, a milestone for the oldest continuously operating theater in the Islands
John Keola Lake has shaped an entire generation of Native Hawaiians. In doing so, he is ensuring that the ways of his kupuna live on.
K2:The King of Mountains
This summer there were 11 expeditions from around the world trying to climb K2—including the one-man 2004 Hawaiian Expedition, which consisted of our contributing editor, guy Sibilla.
Voting by Design
When a single ballot insists it is actually five ballots, who could blame a voter for being confused?
Electoral College Dropout
The King of Cocktails
America invented the cocktail, then lost the art. Great cocktails are back-even in Honolulu.
Q+A Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
The Kahala turns 40
World-class smart-ass David Sedaris makes his first appearance in Honolulu on Nov. 13.
Lighting up the Hawai‘i Theatre
Yes, it really says, “The 117th Holiday Annual” on the marquee
Letters to the Editor
50 years of Christmas
The Queen’s Medical Center Auxiliary celebrates its 50th, and last, Festival of Trees.
From Our Files
From our Files
HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific, chronicling the Islands since 1888.
Hittin’ the Sauce
Book Report: Surf Science