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It’s driving me mad.
Beaches are full again. Many restaurants have wait times of more than two hours. There are even events on First Friday. The hum of the city is back.
The summer after.
What starts now is the great rebooting of Hawai‘i: figuring out what went wrong, what must change, and what path to choose. For a clear-eyed take on the road ahead …
This small community project makes me love my neighborhood even more.
Police raid video game rooms on O‘ahu in 1986, citing tens of millions of dollars changing hands at these illegal operations.
An article from 2001 takes on the topic of dredging the Ala Wai Canal in the wake of complaints about what lurks in its murky waters.
In abnormal times, normal just won’t do.
After staying in Tier 2 for so long with rules that weren’t changing month to month, sometimes it felt like this new restricted way of life was permanent.
Remembering one year.
Tales of weird, wacky and wild news you may have missed. The best of the worst of 2020.
Since the 1970s, organized crime in Hawai‘i has rippled through the community, from gangland-style slayings, gambling and drugs to diverse global operations. We take a closer look at how organized crime has changed over the decades.
Illegal tree burning in the wildlife sanctuary harms natural resources.
“There’s responsibility that goes well beyond the folks who actually carried it out.”
Compact in Kaka‘ako.
Welcome to our hale.
We should commemorate Hawai‘i’s historic places with those who truly shaped them.
Election Day is here but there’s still time for even hard-core procrastinators to get your ballot in.
Illegal vacation rentals have worsened Hawai‘i’s affordable housing shortage while contributing to an overrun of visitors.
Think of it as Primary Election Confidential.
“Our trucks would be full of these huge cases of toilet paper and sanitizer.”
Students left for spring break and never returned to Farrington High School.
We aren’t picky, we’re just…discerning.
Hawai‘i is full of amazing places. Most of them you’re free to visit, but there are a few where you’re just not allowed. Here’s a peek into Hawai‘i’s coolest off-limits corners.
We take a look inside your high school yearbooks to find what’s changed about the local high school experience over the years, and what’s stayed exactly the same.
Hole-in-the-wall general stores dishing up their own eats—even if it’s just one ‘ono item—are a beloved part of Island life. Here are a few of Hawai‘i’s best.
Need something to read—or hand to someone who does? Here’s HONOLULU’s first-ever list of the most iconic, trenchant and irresistible Island books, as voted by a panel of literary community luminaries.