posted by: Chris Bailey on Mon Dec 01, 2008 at 02:45 PM
Orchid lei, prized for their striking purple and green hues, have been in short supply. The reason? A political crisis 6,500 miles away.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Wed Nov 26, 2008 at 04:28 PM
Thanksgiving in Hawaii has a unique history—both ancient and modern.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Tue Nov 25, 2008 at 05:41 PM
Global fascination with President-elect Barack Obama has hit an all-time high—especially here in his boyhood home. Many Obama-themed Hawaii hotspots can now be tracked via the Internet.
posted by: Chris Bailey on Mon Nov 24, 2008 at 04:46 PM
For Hawaii residents like myself, the start of the Hawaii holiday season is marked by one thing— the sight of tightly wound Christmas trees by the boatload.
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.