posted by: Derek Paiva on Thu Nov 20, 2008 at 11:30 AM
Hawaii artist Peggy Chun, known for her brilliant watercolor portraits of Island life and brave battle to continue her art even as a neurodegenerative disease seized control of her body and life, has died.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Tue Nov 18, 2008 at 12:43 PM
Looking for a great stocking stuffer for your ohana this Kalikimaka
? Might we suggest The Hawaii Snowman
—a new children’s book by Hawaii-based writer Christine Le.
posted by: Sherie Char on Thu Nov 13, 2008 at 01:56 PM
HAWAII Magazine readers love to talk story with us. So everyone can share, we've created a section in our magazine called, "Your Hawaii" written by our readers about their Hawaii experiences.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Mon Nov 10, 2008 at 12:29 AM
Say “Aloha!” to Hawaii’s brand new quarter. The United States Mint releases the final coin in its popular decade-long 50 State Quarter Program today with the debut of the State of Hawaii quarter-dollar.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 09:42 AM
The long distance between Beretania Street and Pennsylvania Avenue seemed a bit smaller last night.Hawaii born-and-raised Barack Hussein Obama is the 44th president of the United States of America.
posted by: Sherie Char on Tue Nov 04, 2008 at 07:41 AM
Hula enthusiasts from around the world will gather next week for the second annual International Waikiki Hula Conference, Nov. 13 to 15.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:55 PM
Madelyn Payne Dunham, the grandmother of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, died late last night in Honolulu. She was 86.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Fri Oct 31, 2008 at 01:00 PM
One of HawaiiMagazine.com’s extras we’ve been happiest to see grow in popularity has been our expanding collection of photo slideshows.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 10:44 AM
Gayot’s just-released 2008 list of the Top 40 Restaurants in the United States has just one Hawaii restaurant on it: Chef Mavro.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Wed Oct 29, 2008 at 02:48 PM
Folks looking to holoholo by Superferry to and from the Big Island will have to wait a bit longer. At least 365 days longer, to be exact.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Wed Oct 22, 2008 at 12:26 PM
The curtain was lowered on this year’s Hawaii International Film Festival last weekend at Dole Cannery. We’re glad to report it went out with guns blazing.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 03:38 PM
It may be the world's first resort to incorporate a working taro loi, water slides erupting from a faux volcano, and Disney characters doing the backstroke in its pool.
posted by: Derek Paiva on Wed Oct 15, 2008 at 03:26 PM
Kailua-Kona-based Mokulele Airlines is adding four 70-seat jets to its Hawaii interisland turboprop service, boosting its daily schedule by up to 36 flights.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 01:27 PM
It’s official: big surf season is upon us.
This morning’s surf report? Gargantuan swells along the north-facing shores of all the Hawaiian Islands.
posted by: Sherie Char on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 11:00 AM
Diamond Head State Monument Summit Trail, a popular tourist attraction on Oahu's south shore, will be closing for a month for slope maintenance.