Conference underscores successes, work to be done for homeless
Friday’s annual Statewide Homeless Awareness Conference represented equal parts halftime pep talk and a reminder of how much work needs to be done to further reduce the nation’s highest per capita rate of homelessness.
Closing arguments set in manslaughter case against Kailua dentist
Closing arguments are scheduled for Monday in the Circuit Court trial of Lilly Geyer, the former Kailua dentist who is charged with recklessly causing the death of her patient 3-year-old Finley Boyle.
Full Hawaiian-English Bible to be released
The first full bilingual Hawaiian-English Bible will be released from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Sites and Archives in downtown Honolulu.
Firm buys Princeville Resort, plans $100M rebranding
Starwood Capital Group has acquired the 251-room St. Regis Princeville Resort on Kauai and intends to invest more than $100 million in rebranding the property as 1 Hotel Hanalei Bay.
First Hawaiian employees, retirees donate $811,705
First Hawaiian Bank employees and retirees are donating a record $811,705 to 32 charities in Hawaii, Guam and Saipan as part of the company’s annual Kokua Mai employee-giving campaign.
Column: Medicare costs slated to change for next year
As we head into the holiday season, I want to let you know how much your Medicare will cost in 2019.
Ocean Watch: Even a walk down a pier has potential for adventure
Back when we moored our sailboat Honu on the outer row of the Ala Wai Boat Harbor, every walk down the pier was a potential adventure. Over the years, octopus, eagle rays, mantis shrimp, jellyfish, jacks and dozens of other marine animals entertained me as I strolled past the boats.
7-Eleven, Starbucks join Kapolei gas station project
The operator of Hele and 76 brand gas stations in Hawaii said Friday that a 1.2-acre site it acquired in Kapolei last year soon will be home to a new Hele station, 7-Eleven store and Starbucks with a drive-thru. Par Hawaii said it will hold a
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