Local residents, who once avoided Waikiki, are returning to the popular tourist attraction during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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HONOLULU — Growing up in Hawaii, Amber Lethem’s family avoided Waikiki, the world-famous tourist mecca.
Study investigating benefits of opening gap in Hilo Bay breakwater not likely until at least October
A study investigating the possible benefits of opening a gap in the Hilo Bay breakwater will likely not happen until at least October.
Henry Street from Kuakini Highway to Queen Kaahumanu Highway will be getting a facelift this fall.
The Fish Hopper restaurant on Alii Drive has been preparing all weekend for its reopening this morning.
WAILUKU — The Maui County Liquor Control Department has issued a written notice of warning to Maui Brewing Company after an investigation revealed the company violated state law by advertising free hand sanitizer with the sale of liquor.
Waimea neighbors protest STVR: Mixed messages from Planning Department contribute to neighbors’ angst
Neighbors of a Waimea vacation rental vowed Friday to appeal Planning Director Michael Yee’s decision to allow the property to be grandfathered in under a county law prohibiting such properties in residential districts.
Mayors unenthusiastic about vacation rentals: Hawaii County clears backlog but reopening likely months away
The county Planning Department has finally been able to process almost all the approximately 4,000 short term vacation rental applications it received following last year’s implementation of a mandatory registration system.
A small group of protesters joined the nationwide demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Floyd was killed in police custody in Minneapolis on Monday, sparking riots in Minnesota and protests across the United States.
A large group of protesters lined the sides of Queen Kaahumanu highway Friday afternoon urging for Hawaii’s leaders to re-open the state. More than 100 demonstrators — nearly all without masks — carried signs with messages varying from “I need a haircut” to warnings of tyranny, waved shakas and garnered honks from passing vehicles.