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Dumplings All Day Wong, a Cookbook by Lee Anne Wong

More than 50 dumpling recipes, from the classic pork and chive to a chicken parm shu mai.

Don’t Miss the 6 Best Events This Week in Honolulu

This week, run along O‘ahu’s scenic highway, party on a rooftop and browse through vintage collectibles.

Wings Over the Pacific Air Show 2014

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels graced the Hawai‘i skies on Sept. 27 and 28 for Wings Over the Pacific Air Show at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

6 Products to Help You Recover from the Hawaiian Sun

Perk your toasted skin and hair right up with these lotions and sprays.

The 5 Proposed Statewide Ballot Measures You Should Know

Get to know these five constitutional amendments up for vote across the state. Plus, seven county charter amendments on Big Island, Maui and Kaua‘i.

Missed the Aiona, Davis, Hanneman and Ige Face Off on PBS Hawai‘i? Here’s What You Need to Know

Gubernatorial candidates sought to paint themselves as change agents as they seek to replace ousted Gov. Neil Abercrombie.

How to Register to Vote in the Hawai‘i General Election

Want to vote in the general election on Nov. 4? Find out how to register.

Cool, New Handmade Purses from Owens & Co. and BoxEleven

These pretty cross-bodies are handmade with vintage fabric, inside and out.

New: Pono Pies, Made with Breadfruit

These breadfruit-based pies comes in flavors including liliko‘i, sweet potato and chocolate.

Get Wild: Stack Your Fashion Deck With Bold Chokers and Cuff Necklaces

These five chokers and cuff necklaces will make you stand out.

These Roads Will be Closed for the Aloha Festivals Parade

Heads up if you’re planning to drive near Ala Moana and Waikīkī.

Hanauma Bay is Open Again

Not to worry, snorkelers, one of Hawai‘i’s most popular attractions is back open.

Open House Pick of the Week: This Classic $1.2M Old Pali Home Has Great Views of the Ko‘olau Mountains

Classic Nu‘uanu home with the essence of old Hawai‘i.

To Do: Eat. Shop. Repeat.

Lei Chic's guide to the weekend's best events.

6 Exquisite Gemstones That Will Make You Feel Like a Queen

Exquisite, faceted rubies, emeralds and sapphires take your attire from modest beginnings to crowing moments.

Rock the Solo Earring Trend With Hawai‘i Designer Earrings

Hawai‘i designers take on the solo earring trend with playful mix-match styles. Couple them up, or, ditch one side to play up the other’s single status.

Hearts and Stars Salon’s Sulfate- and Paraben-Free Hair Care Line is Made in Hawai‘i

Big Island stylist Jason Harsin hits a high note with his Hawai‘i-made, luxury hair care line.

Perfect a Seductive Pout With Fall’s Wine-Red Lip Pencils

War of the Roses: Put the posies back in your pout with fall’s dramatic lip pencils in deep, wine-red hues.

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This Week In Honolulu

September 2014

Our Kaka'ako is having its first, public open house. Join us for this one-time only event to see the future of the Our Kaka'ako community, a vision by Kamehameha Schools that transforms...

Cost: Free

Where:
Our Kaka'ako
660 Ala Moana Blvd.
Honolulu, HI  96813
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Sponsor: Kamehameha Schools
Telephone: 808-529-6240
Contact Name: Grace Cho
Website »

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Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
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Website »

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The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

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Did you know? Water buffalo used to till the rice paddies of Waikiki before the wetlands were converted to a tourist mecca. September 28, Ward Centers, free, ricefest.com

Where:
Ward Centers
, HI

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This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

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It’s not too late to join the biggest bike ride in Hawaii, a 100-mile course from Kapiolani Park to Swanzy Beach and back. Hope your seat’s ergonomic. September 28, 6:15 a.m.,...

Where:
Honolulu, HI

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The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This month, six artists from New York City; Miami; Toulouse, France; and Hawaii Island will take up residence in Kakaako for this project that aims to expand Hawaii’s role in the arts...

Where:
Various locations
Kakaako, HI


Website »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

Watch the KITV 4 Gubernatorial Debate, live on KITV 4. September 30, 8 to 9 p.m.

Where:
On Television
, HI

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This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

OPENING NIGHT: October 3 at 8pm October 3, 4, 10, 11 at 8pm, October 5 and 12 at 2pm The smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages, this much-revived classic offers up a fussy...

Cost: Get more info at: http://www.etickethawaii.com/perform.html.

Where:
Kennedy Theatre Mainstage
1770 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
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Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
Website »

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OPENING NIGHT: Oct. 3 at 11pm  Oct 3, 4, 10, 11 at 11pm  Produced by Mareva Minerbi and featuring choreography by Sami Akuna, Faith Im, Ruby MacDougall, and Camille Monson as...

Cost: Get more info at: http://www.etickethawaii.com/perform.html

Where:
Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
1170 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
Website »

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

Get a chance to get to know the people growing your food at the farm dinner at the Sheraton Waikiki's Edge restaurant, then go on a farm tour the next morning. Read more in Biting Commentary....

Where:
, HI

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Support the American Heart Association by taking part in its 21st annual non-competitive Oahu Heart Walk. Choose from two routes, a one-mile walk around Kapiolani Park or a 4.5-mile walk around...

Where:
Kapiolani Park
Waikiki, HI


Website »

More information

This exhibit will showcase photography from Haleakala and upcountry Maui. Exhibition hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cost: Free

Where:
Canon USA Gallery
210 Ward Avenue
Suite 200
Honolulu, HI  96814
View map »


Sponsor: Canon USA
Telephone: (808) 522-5930
Contact Name: Masa Yamaguchi
Website »

More information

On Oct. 4 and 5, the Oahu Inflatable Bounce House will feature 10 water rides and “the world’s tallest inflatable water slide.” Ages 1 and up.

Cost: $25 wristbands

Where:
Pohakea Elementary School
91-750 Fort Weaver Rd
Ewa Beach, HI  96706
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Sponsor: Most High Jump Inflatable Rentals
Telephone: 808-354-7266
Contact Name: Justin Gray
Website »

More information

OPENING NIGHT: Oct. 3 at 11pm  Oct 3, 4, 10, 11 at 11pm  Produced by Mareva Minerbi and featuring choreography by Sami Akuna, Faith Im, Ruby MacDougall, and Camille Monson as...

Cost: Get more info at: http://www.etickethawaii.com/perform.html

Where:
Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
1170 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Telephone: (808) 956-7655
Contact Name: Kennedy Theatre Box Office
Website »

More information

Kahala Mall store Magnolia is hosting a trunk show on Saturday, October 4, with two local artists, clothing designer Elizabeth Kent and jewelry designer Bev Creamer.  See jackets,...

Where:
Kahala Mall
4211 Waialae Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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Website »

More information

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend. Born and raised in...

Cost: Screening Free; Workshop $200

Where:
UHM Art Building Auditorium
2535 McCarthy Mall
Honolulu, HI  96822
View map »


Sponsor: Pacific New Media
Telephone: 808-956-3422
Contact Name: Susan Horowitz
Website »

More information

The East-West Center Gallery focuses on colorful stories told through narrative painting in its Indian Folk Paintings exhibition. Attend the gala reception on Sunday, September 28, and...

Where:
East West Center, UH Manoa
, HI

More information

Get a chance to get to know the people growing your food at the farm dinner at the Sheraton Waikiki's Edge restaurant, then go on a farm tour the next morning. Read more in Biting Commentary....

Where:
, HI

More information

Diamond Head Theatre kicks off its 100th season with an old Broadway musical favorite. Mary Poppins flies into town to help the Banks family remember the importance of what it’s like to value...

Cost: $22-$35

Where:
Diamond Head Theatre
520 Makapuu Ave.
Honolulu, HI
View map »

More information

What: Museums meet Mother Nature this weekend at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon...

Where:
Bishop Museum
1525 Pauahi St.
, HI
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
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