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Boys & Girls Club Hawaii’s Walk in the Country 2014

On Aug. 16, the Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii hosted their 18th annual “Walk in the Country” fundraiser in Ko Olina. Hawaii Five-0 star Alex O’Loughlin made a guest appearance at the event.

Go Mauka: 5 Peaceful Mountainside Adventures for Land Lovers on Oahu

Beaches are great, but some weekends you just have to head for the hills. Here are a few of our favorite land-based adventures.

REAL Beer Festival 2014

The REAL a Gastropub’s Second Annual REAL Beer Festival featured a tasting of more than 70 craft beers at Kakaako Makai Gateway Park.

New, Pretty Vintage-inspired Surfboard Fins From Roam Hawaii and Island Fins

Fun fins to keep your surf style going swimmingly.

Kealoha: Kailua’s New Hawaiian Food Eatery

It's everything that’s right about Hawaii.

Open House Pick of the Week: Kailua

Swim with turtles near the lowest-priced oceanfront home available in Kailua.

Storm-tossed Puna Voters Get to Vote for Controversial State Rep. Faye Hanohano

Two polling places closed by Tropical Storm Iselle get chance to makeup election. Will they vote for the outspoken Hanohano?

Shark Week: 7 Jaw-Dropping Videos of Shark Encounters in Hawaii

Who needs the Discovery Channel, when we can watch sharks off our own coastlines. Here’s a roundup of seven astonishing shark encounters in Hawaii.

New: Scratch Kitchen and Bake Shop

Until Scratch Kitchen and Bake Shop opened, downtown office workers had to wait for weekends to participate in Honolulu’s Great Breakfast Boom. But now that there’s Scratch, there’s breakfast for all, everyday.

Shear Madness: Clothes and Accessories That Do More With Less

Any way you slice it, cutouts are having a moment, with both local artists and designers opting for pared-down plays on positive and negative space.

New French-Latin Bistro, Grondin Opens in Honolulu’s Chinatown

Grondin French Latin Kitchen: A new but surprisingly familiar restaurant opens at the sketchy end of Chinatown.

5 Reasons Hanabusa Filed a Lawsuit to Delay Big Island Election

U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa has filed a motion in Circuit Court to delay the makeup election in Puna. Here’s her argument.

16 Fascinating Facts About Sharks in Hawaii Every Local Should Know

In honor of Shark Week, here are 16 facts you may not know about sharks in Hawaii.

Morning Glass’ New Spot in Kakaako

Inside the home design store Fishcake, Morning Glass is serving the same perfect espresso and coffee we love.

The Zebra Mantis Shrimp: 9 Surprising Things About the Biggest, Baddest Shrimp in Hawaii

Fun facts about the zebra mantis shrimp. No. 8 is surprisingly cute!

14 New Styles at the Made in Hawaii Festival

14 New Styles with Hawaiian Spunk to Look For at the Made in Hawaii Festival

This Week In Honolulu: 8 Events and Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss

Aug. 15, 2014: Mark your calendars this week. Sample craft beers, picnic on the pier and watch a local fashion show.

Handmade Earrings From India at CHAI Studio

Totally romantic, intricately crafted jewelry pieces are a traveling delight from Asia

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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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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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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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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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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


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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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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

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

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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
View map »


Website »

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

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

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

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

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...
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 »

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Entitled “Principles for a Productive Dental Practice: CAD/CAM Dentistry in the Digital Age,” the one-day program, featuring Mark Morin, DDS, FWCM, is designed to help practitioners and...

Cost: $85 for dentists; $20 staff members

Where:
Harbor View Center
1129 North Nimitz Highway
Honolulu, HI  96817
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Sponsor: Henry Schein, Inc.
Telephone: (808) 947-0808
Contact Name: Anna Hollman
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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
View map »


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

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

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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

Click our facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/260332894090887/260333767424133/?ref=notif¬if_t=like Featuring Alarming Artists Andrew Towl Cordelia Edison  Xisco ...

Cost: $10

Where:
Ong King Art Center
184 N King St
Honolulu, HI  96817
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Telephone: 724-816-6585
Contact Name: Shain Miller
Website »

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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

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

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

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

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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

Grab 15,000 of your friends and head to the 14th annual festival of Hawaiian culture, entertainment, art, activities and ‘ono grinds on the Windward Side. But it is still a school,...

Cost: Free admission

Where:
Windward Community College
Great Lawn
, HI
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If you're going to offer someone two tickets to the gun show, you might want to actually have them up your sleeves.

Cost: $6

Where:
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall
777 Ward Ave.
Honolulu, HI
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Sail on over to Windward Mall for this year’s Windward Ocean Expo. The annual event invites island residents and visitors to come together to share their knowledge and experience about...

Cost: $0

Where:
Windward Mall
46-056 Kamehameha Hwy
Kaneohe, HI  96744
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Sponsor: Windward Mall
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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 »

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We’ve all heard it before, it’s important to plan for the future. Estate planning for homeowners is equally important. With proper planning, you’ll have control on what will...

Cost: Free

Where:
Honolulu Star-Advertiser Kapolei Plant
4545 Kapolei Parkway
Kapolei, HI  96707
View map »


Sponsor: Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties
Telephone: 375-6600
Contact Name: Freda J. Young

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Click our facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/260332894090887/260333767424133/?ref=notif¬if_t=like Featuring Alarming Artists Andrew Towl Cordelia Edison  Xisco ...

Cost: $10

Where:
Ong King Art Center
184 N King St
Honolulu, HI  96817
View map »


Telephone: 724-816-6585
Contact Name: Shain Miller
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

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

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

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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