Jayna Omaye

Jayna OmayeJayna Omaye joined HONOLULU Magazine as a staff writer after working as a newspaper reporter in Hawai‘i and Orlando. Born and raised on O‘ahu, she earned her master’s degree from Northwestern University and her bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon, both in journalism. Jayna grew up writing and dancing hula, and spent most of her adult life traveling and exploring the Mainland and abroad. She is happy to be home working as a journalist. 

 

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Your Ultimate Guide to the 2018 Okinawan Festival in Honolulu

Spend your Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1 and 2, stuffing your face while soaking in Okinawan culture.
2018.08.27 03:52 PM

What You Need to Know About the 5 Hurricane Category Rankings

Each Category comes with its own potential damage and forecasted sustained winds.
2018.08.22 03:05 PM

Here’s How Hawai‘i Schools Are Encouraging Students to Follow Their Passions

Molding kids into well-rounded students no longer means just checking a list of activities. Educators are encouraging students to follow their passions for nature, volunteering, music and more, resulting in more meaningful and creative learning.
2018.08.17 10:33 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Family

The 5 editorial and reader picks for the best for you and your ʻohana.
2018.07.30 09:12 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Home

These editorial and reader picks will make your home picture perfect.
2018.07.27 09:00 AM

O‘ahu Walking Tour: Discover Hale‘iwa’s Most Iconic Historic Sites

We try walking tours that uncover O‘ahu’s rich history and culture.
2018.07.26 11:04 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Food

26 editorial and reader picks for the tastiest food in town.
2018.07.26 09:00 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Services

The 9 editorial and reader picks for the places in Honolulu that make our lives just a bit easier.
2018.07.25 11:57 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Fitness and Outdoor

The 6 editorial and reader picks for the best ways to get out and active.
2018.07.24 11:23 AM

Best of Honolulu 2018: Shopping

The 14 editorial picks for the chic-est shopping in the city.
2018.07.23 05:07 PM

O‘ahu Walking Tour: Take a Journey Back to When Waikīkī Was Home to The Ali‘i

We try walking tours that uncover O‘ahu’s rich history and culture.
2018.07.19 09:00 AM

Your Ultimate Guide to the 2018 Prince Lot Hula Festival

This year marks the 2nd year in the festival’s 40-year run that it will be held at historic ‘Iolani Palace. Here’s your guide to what to expect, where to park and more.
2018.07.18 08:20 AM
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