Honolulu News for April 22nd 2013

Honolulu firefighters help injured, lost hikers
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu firefighters were busy helping two hikers that were injured and one who was lost in three separate locations Saturday. The Honolulu Star Advertiser says (http://bit.ly/ZGLZ6Q ) around 9:45 a.m. firefighters were called out to

Hawai'i Cruising by Norwegian
Diamondhead Mountain, Waikiki Beach and the Pearl Harbor Memorial in Honolulu, as well as the giant waves on the infamous “North Shore” on Oahu. The Kona coffee plantations as well as the active Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park on the island of …

National Weather Service issues flash flood watch for Kauai and Nihau
HONOLULU — A flash flood watch has been issued for the islands of Kauai and Niihau through Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service says an approaching front could produce conditions leading to flash flooding. The agency advises campers and

Hikers make for busy morning for Honolulu fire crews – Hawaii News
Honolulu Fire Department rescue personnel assisted hikers in distress at three separate locations over a two hour span this morning.The first call came in

Police looking for missing Kaneohe man
Police looking for missing Kaneohe man. 34 mins ago. Honolulu Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Kaneohe man. Kaipo Kapua, 25, was last seen at his residence at 11 a.m. Sunday. Kunia Road

Honolulu seeks proposals from nonprofits for $1.6M in grants
The City and County of Honolulu on Friday made nine grants worth a total $1.6 million in grant-in-aid funds available to local nonprofits.

Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) Changes Lives at the Honolulu
Join TCOYD at the Honolulu Convention Center on Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Expect motivational, uplifting and informative presentations from leading diabetes experts, one-on-one advice from endocrinologists, diabetes educators,

Miramar At Waikiki – Hotel Reviews, Deals – Honolulu, Hawaii
Miramar At Waikiki in Honolulu: View TripAdvisor's 669 unbiased reviews, 219 photos, and special offers for Miramar At Waikiki, #47 out of 81 Honolulu hotels.

Flood Advisory Briefly Issued for Maui
EVENTS: The National Weather Service in Honolulu has CANCELLED a FLOOD ADVISORY for MAUI ISLAND. The watch was issued late Saturday night as heavy windward showers marched ashore in East and North Maui. EFFECTS: Weather radar and

HPD open attempted murder investigation in Waikiki Trade Center shooting
Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add kitvtv's video to your playlist. Sign in. Statistics Report. Published on Apr 21, 2013. Honolulu Police have opened an attempted murder investigation after a man was shot at the Waikiki Trade Center around 3 a.m

Early-morning fires occupy firefighters
Firefighters were busy with two fires on the opposite ends of Honolulu early this morning — a restaurant kitchen fire in Waikiki and a garage fire in Ewa Beach. Firefighters were busy with two fires on the opposite ends of Honolulu early this morning

Suspect arrested in early morning shooting in Waikiki
Honolulu police have arrested a suspect allegedly involved in a shooting Sunday morning in Waikiki. It happened about 2:45 a.m. near the Waikiki Trade Center on Kuhio Avenue. Police say two men were involved in an altercation when one of the men pulled

City officials to meet with feds over rail project
City leaders overseeing Honolulu's elevated rail project are in Washington, D.C. to brief federal transit officials on how the effort is going. (Star-Advertiser file art). City leaders overseeing Honolulu's elevated rail project are in Washington, D.C

Plaintiffs in Honolulu rail federal lawsuit ask 9th Circuit for expedited
Plaintiffs, including former Hawaii Gov. Ben Cayetano, in a federal lawsuit seeking to stop the $5.16 billion Honolulu rail transit project have asked the 9th U.S.

More Management Changes at The Modern Honolulu Hotel
The Modern Honolulu has only been open for a little over two years but already its undergone two management changes. The first happened when Marriott’s Edition brand was unceremoniously shoved out of the property by the hotel’s owners, M Waikiki, back …

Honolulu Weekly Gas Price Update and Outlook – April 22, 2013
Average retail gasoline prices in Honolulu have fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.27/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 214 gas outlets in Honolulu. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.6

Honolulu Mayor Announces New Head Of Neighborhood Commission Office
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced the cabinet appointment Monday morning, saying in a press release that the office is “very important to our community.” If Velasco's name seems familiar it's because she was involved in a contentious race for the

Lost dog at Honolulu airport frustrates owners, affects travel – KHON
On March 26, Laci and Kendall Horner were at Honolulu International Airport, about to catch a flight to their new home in California. They checked in their two

DSCC would back Schatz over Hanabusa – Washington Post
Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), left, speaks at the state Capitol in Honolulu on Dec. 26., 2012, after Gov. Neil Abercrombie, right, announced he was appointing Schatz to fill the seat vacated by the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye. (Audrey McAvoy/Associated

Honolulu Weekly Gas Price Update and Outlook – April 22, 2013
Average retail gasoline prices in Honolulu have fallen 3.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.27/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey.
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