Honolulu News for June 4th 2013

Honolulu gay film festival to unspool this week
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu's annual film festival honoring gay and lesbian artists and themes is set to open this week. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/18EpF7k ) the 24th Annual Rainbow Film Festival starts Tuesday at the Honolulu More…

Bruno Mars' mother dies of brain aneurysm
Los Angeles (CNN) — The mother of Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars died of a brain aneurysm in a Honolulu, Hawaii, hospital Saturday, a Mars representative told CNN Sunday. Bernadette Hernandez was 55. Mars — born Peter Gene Hernandez in More…

Alaska Airlines' aircraft with Hawaii student's design arriving in Honolulu
The painted aircraft is flying in from Oakland, Calif., as Alaska Airlines Flight 831, and will arrive near Gate 14 at Honolulu International Airport before noon. Nee's design was chosen from 2,700 entries in the contest, announced in September and More…

Trade winds drop, and Hawaii gets muggy
FILE – In this file photo from Saturday, June 3, 2006, Je'essinia enjoys the gentle trade winds shortly after sunset off of Waikiki Beach in Honolulu. Part of what makes living in Hawaii so pleasant is the gentle breezes. Nowadays, these breezes More…

Kalanianaole Highway shut down due to fatal motorcycle crash
Latest Headlines. Motorcycle Crash. Kalanianaole Highway shut down due to fatal motorcycle crash. 29 mins ago. Honolulu police have shut down Kalanianaole Highway in both directions due to a fatal crash. HPD Logo. Man killed in overnight car crash in More…

Honolulu Drops Community Paramedic Program
The Honolulu Emergency Services Department, led at the time by Dr. James Ireland, created a community paramedic team in November after research revealed that the top 10 callers to 911 had taken an average of 52 ambulance rides per year. One logged More…

The Honolulu Club Reopens After Multi-Million Dollar Makeover
The Honolulu Club, Hawai'i's premier athletic, social and business networking club, reopened yesterday after a three million dollar renovation. Members experienced the latest state-of-the-art equipment, all new high quality furnishings and completely More…

Bruno Mars' Mother Dies At 55 From Brain Aneurysm In Honolulu
Bernadette Hernandez, the mother of Grammy award-winning singer Bruno Mars, died of a brain aneurysm in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday. Hernandez was 55. She died at Queens Medical Center. According to the Associated Press, no other information … More…

Honolulu's condo market getting hotter
According to the Hawaii State Data Book, 201 registered condominium associations represented 20,066 apartments in 2001. By 2013, the number had increased substantially. There are now 1,649 registered condo associations in Honolulu that represent More…

Gear collapses during Honolulu airport landing
HONOLULU (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says no one was injured when a small plane's landing gear collapsed while landing on a runway at Honolulu International Airport. FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says Monday morning's incident involving More…

Paris Hilton's Bikini Body Graces Instagram (PHOTOS)
Honolulu, Hawaii instagram.com/p/aAGjrMqgFW/. — Paris Hilton (@ParisHilton) June 1, 2013. Another on set bikini shot. How do you like this hot pink bikini???? @ Honolulu, Hawaii instagram.com/p/aAPu5oqgAV/. — Paris Hilton (@ParisHilton) June 1, More…

Hawaii gets more muggy as trade winds drop, but scientists don't know what's
The resulting study, published last fall in the Journal of Geophysical Research, showed a decades-long decline, including a 28 percent drop in northeast trade wind days at Honolulu's airport since the early 1970s. The scientists used wind data from More…

AP source: Bruno Mars' mother dies in Honolulu at age 55 of brain
NEW YORK, N.Y. – The mother of Grammy-winning pop star Bruno Mars has died in Hawaii…. – Music – Winnipeg Free Press. More…

Honolulu gay film festival to unspool this week
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/18EpF7k ) the 24th Annual Rainbow Film Festival starts Tuesday at the Honolulu Museum of Art and will showcase 18 feature films and nine shorts. Actor Alex Newell, who plays transgender student Unique More…

Bruno Mars' mother dies aged 55 in Honolulu, Hawaii
Bernadette Hernandez passed away on Saturday, according to a publicist for Mars' label Atlantic Records. Hernandez was 55 and died in Honolulu from a brain aneurysm at the island's Queens Medical Centre, according to the AP news agency. Bruno Mars More…

Host Hotels & Resorts buys hotel in Honolulu
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Host Hotels & Resorts has purchased the Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach in Honolulu for $138.5 million, giving the lodging real estate investment trust access to a popular travel destination. Host said Monday that there is difficulty More…

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American Psychological Association's 121st Annual Convention July
Meeting Room W313, Hawai'i Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu , Hawai'i. Facilities will include wireless connections for laptops, high-speed More…

Footage captures brazen theft at Honolulu shrine
HONOLULU (AP) ??? Security footage from a Honolulu Shinto shrine shows three men and a woman taking advantage of an honor system by stuffing $1,000 worth of spiritual trinkets into their bags. The footage posted on YouTube by the shrine, Hawaii … More…

NewsDaily: Host Hotels & Resorts buys hotel in Honolulu
Host Hotels gains access to key market with $138.5 million Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach purchase BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Host Hotels & Resorts has purchased More…

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