Local news for Honolulu, HI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
43 min ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
Robert Kapopolu Jr., 58, of Waianae died of multiple blunt forces injuries Tuesday at the Waianae Comprehensive Health Center where he was taken in extremely critical condition. Emergency Medical Services said the 58-year-old man was found lying on Farrington Highway near Kaupuni Street near the Waianae Taco Bell after an apparent hit-and-run accident.
1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
A former civilian defense contractor is being sentenced for divulging military secrets to his Chinese girlfriend and keeping classified documents at his suburban Honolulu home. Bishop pleaded guilty to two charges in March.
5 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser strives to make its news report fair and accurate. If you have a question or comment about news coverage, call Ed Lynch, managing editor/news, at 529-4758.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed a total of three bills into law making it a petty misdemeanor to sit or lie on a sidewalk and making it illegal to publicly urinate or defecate throughout all of Oahu. Waikiki's sidewalks are for walking... not sitting ...and as of today THAT'S THE LAW.
Crimestoppers and Honolulu Police are asking for help to find an unknown suspect who robbed a man earlier this month in Waikiki. The incident took place on Kalia Road around 6 p.m. on Sept.
A residential project planned for a four-acre lot in Hawaii Kai will include two mid-rise buildings with 215 rental units. The original developer had planned a luxury condominium high-rise for the site, but those plans were scrapped.
The country music singer Miranda Lambert is on her 2014 Platinum Tour these days which started in July. Just before the end of her tour on September 20th, in Honolulu, Hawaii, the superstar showed her soft heart to the world in her second last performance of the tour at American Bank Centre in Corpus Cristi on Saturday, September 13th, 2014.
The Honolulu Medical Examiner's Office identified the 21-year-old man who died in the hospital Saturday, after he was injured in a skateboarding on the Big Island earlier this month.
The University of Hawaii is one of four universities chosen by the Barack Obama Foundation to submit a proposal for President Barack Obama's presidential library. The University of Hawaii is one of four universities chosen to compete for the site of President Barack Obama 's presidential library, the Barack Obama Foundation said Monday.
A Hawaii economist said that it appears that the the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation is "shuffling the deck chairs" after the rail agency decided last week that it would reject three offers for a proposal to build nine stations for the $5.16 billion Honolulu rail project. "The core issue is that the longer one delays, the higher it costs if you are going into a construction and investment growth phase as appears true now," Paul Brewbaker , an economist with TZ Economics, told PBN.
Honolulu ranks behind Olympia, Wash., Santa Cruz, Calif., and West Des Moines, Iowa, among others, as the 58th most livable city in the U.S., according to a ranking released today. For its second-annual listing of the 100 Best Places to Live, Work & Play, Livability.com and the Martin Prosperity Institute factored more than 40 data points in eight categories into their study on characteristics that make a community livable.
Arashi, a five-member Japanese boy band that announced its formation in 1999 while sailing on a yacht off Honolulu, returns to Oahu this weekend to celebrate its 15th anniversary and play its first concert outside of Asia. Their two concerts at Ko Olina Resort in West Oahu on Friday and Saturday are expected to fill nearly every Oahu hotel and pump about $20.7 million into Hawaii's economy.
After embarrassing, lopsided losses in Democratic primaries for Congress in 2012 and governor in 2010, Hannemann has reinvented himself with the new Hawaii Independent Party. He is banking that voters who are fed up with partisan politics will bypass state Sen. David Ige, the Democrat, and former Lt.
Buddy is a Golden Retriever, lives on Oahu and has served people for 10 years of his life and now he needs a lifesaving surgery that will save his life. He has been a therapy dog for Delta Society and has worked for St. Francis Hospice of Hawaii, Wounded Warriors Regiment of Kaneohe Marine Base, Shelter of Wisdom Men's Homeless Shelter of Honolulu, Act Resilient volunteer dog at the Women's Correctional Center on Oahu, worked as a mobility service dog, volunteered for children at YMCA Camp Erdman, volunteered as assistant bell ringer for Salvation Army in Grass Valley, California.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 01:04 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC