Honolulu News for May 26th 2013

Readers' tips for Honolulu, Hawaii
The view from the top of the crater is the best in Honolulu. There are a couple of stretches of stairs and a tunnel to be mindful of if you don't like closed spaces. Afterwards, picnic at the base in Kapiolani Park, which has plenty of shaded areas and More…

China Airlines adding nonstop flights between Taiwan and Hawaii
The airline will fly nonstop between Taipei and Honolulu International Airport using Airbus A330 aircraft twice a week, in addition to its seven weekly flights between Taipei and Honolulu that stop in Tokyo, according to Focus Taiwan News Channel. More…

Da Kitchen closing Honolulu restaurant on Saturday – Pacific
Da Kitchen, the popular local and Hawaiian food restaurant that started on Maui, will be closing its only Honolulu restaurant on Saturday, co-owner Mariah More…

Honolulu: Missing Portland tourist found dead | Statesman Journal
HONOLULU — An Oregon tourist who vanished on Oahu has been found dead. More…

HPD's social media push receives high marks
“It shows a lot for Honolulu,” HPD spokesperson Teresa Bell said. “We're going to continue to make Honolulu the safest place to live, work and play and how we're doing that is putting information out there to show what we're doing, what the officers More…

What Detroit crisis? Pension fund trustees hang out in Hawaii
HONOLULU (Reuters) – The city of Detroit may be facing a deepening financial crisis but that hasn't stopped four trustees of its public pension funds from spending $22,000 of retirement system funds to attend a conference in Hawaii this week. The trip More…

Ex-LAPD detective gets 20 years for wife's death in Hawaii
HONOLULU – A retired Los Angeles police detective has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in Hawaii for the 2006 beating death of his wife. The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday that Judge Ronald Ibarra said during sentencing that 59-year-old Dan More…

Sew a Lei for Memorial Day
Tomorrow: Sew a Lei for Memorial Day Monday: Mayor's Memorial Day Ceremony Honolulu Hale – The Department of Parks and Recreation and the Mayor's Office of Culture and the Arts (MOCA) invite the public to Honolulu Hale tomorrow, May 24, More…

Indy 500 could be better than 2012's epic race
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Rear Adm. Thomas Relieves Rear Adm. Ray as Commander USCG 14th District
HONOLULU – Rear Adm. Cari B. Thomas relieved Rear Adm. Charles W. Ray as the Coast Guard's 14th District commander during a change of command ceremony at Base Honolulu Friday. Vice Adm. Paul F. Zukunft, the Coast Guard's Pacific Area More…

Memorial Day Weekend Dance Parties in Honolulu, 2013
Chicago-based SKAM artist DJ Jerzy will be appearing for the second night in a row at Addiction Nightclub. And Denver-based electronic dance music (EDM) DJ and Producer Mateusz will be lighting up Vice Nightclub. Choosing between the two is a difficult More…

Missing woman's body found in Waianae
The Honolulu medical examiner's office has deferred the cause and manner of death pending further investigation, and a date of death has not been provided. Login for more… SUBSCRIBER LOGIN: Email. Password. Forgot Password. Login or sign up below More…

Rescue crews busy as long Memorial Day weekend begins
Clear skies and brisk trades meant idea conditions for recreational athletes but a busy afternoon for Honolulu Fire Department personnel today as crews responded to a rash of rescue calls around the island. Around 2:15 p.m. firefighters were called to More…

Honolulu nightclub owner arrested, again – Hawaii News Now
A Honolulu nightclub owner is in trouble with the law again. Michael Miske Jr., 39 , was booked Tuesday morning on charges of second degree assault and More…

Auction for brewery halted as new suitor emerges
A late effort to buy Hawai'i Nui Brewing LLC, the bankrupt Hilo microbrewery, postponed a court auction Monday and has set up a potential bidding contest between a former Hawai'i Nui partner and a rival beer producer in Honolulu. Aloha Beer Co., led by More…

Volunteers needed to sew a lei for Memorial Day
Three generations of Koseki's family made lei together at Honolulu Hale. Her daughter Jeri Velasco says, "I think it's a special part of Hawaii as we make these flowers representing Hawaii. It's like a gift to each of our fallen soldiers." Koseki's More…

Late adds to Lei Chic's guide to the weekend's best events
What: Watch London’s Royal Ballet reimagine Lewis Carroll’s whimsical characters through dance, music, and stunning theatrical effects in a screening of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, the latest film in Doris Duke Theatre’s Ballet in Cinema series. More…

Volunteers set up new playground at Windward YMCA
“We are thrilled to have a new KaBOOM! playground at our Windward YMCA Branch,” Michael Broderick, resident and chief executive officer of the YMCA of Honolulu, said in a statement. “Our Windward Y serves thousands of children and families every year More…

Protesters in over 400 cities, including Honolulu, march vs Monsanto
The Honolulu march started at about noon and ended at the Duke Kahanamoku statue at Waikiki Beach. Genetically modified plants are grown from seeds that are engineered to resist insecticides and herbicides, add nutritional benefits or otherwise improve More…

Tropical cyclone forecast for central Pacific is 1 to 3
HONOLULU (AP) – It's looking like it'll be a below-normal hurricane season for the central Pacific. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued its 2013 central Pacific hurricane outlook Wednesday at a news conference in Honolulu More…

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