UH Manoa receives maximum accreditation
July 07, 2011 01:07 PM
Habitat for Humanity to break ground on two Oahu homes
July 07, 2011 12:47 PM
Habitat for Humanity builds a home in 2007.
Signing of Akaka Bill companion measure divides Hawaii’s people
July 06, 2011 05:33 PM
Protesters gathered outside of Washington Place to speak out against Senate Bill 1520.
Hawaii lawmakers to consider indigenous geothermal proposals
July 06, 2011 12:14 PM
In the early 1990s, Puna Geothermal Venture, a partnership between two continental U.S. power companies, received a permit to produce renewable geothermal energy at a site in Puna in the East Rift Zone. The facility went online in 1993.
School garden conference at Makaha Elementary
July 06, 2011 10:43 AM
The Makaha conference aims to "plant hope."
Photo by State Department of Agriculture
Waiahole water remains at issue
July 05, 2011 02:31 PM
City Council to meet on ag property tax, rail funding, zoning
July 05, 2011 01:24 PM
The City Council will consider a bill to sell $475 million in General Obligation Bonds to fund rail.
Grassroots hui coordinates defense of the Mauna Kea conservation district
July 04, 2011 11:35 AM
A view from sacred Mauna Kea.
Photo courtesy of KAHEA
Where do you see Hawaii’s energy future?
July 01, 2011 12:48 PM
A scene from
The Hawaii Independent's "Feeding the Future" forum on June 27.
Senate Bill 1520 intended to facilitate Akaka Bill
July 01, 2011 12:25 PM
Honolulu City Council standing committees assigned
July 01, 2011 12:10 PM
‘From Banda Aceh to Fukushima: Rethinking Risk, Resilience and Recovery’ to prepare us for disaster
July 01, 2011 11:53 AM
City Housing Office open for business
July 01, 2011 11:44 AM
Hawaii senator recognized for 40th anniversary of lowering the voter age requirement
July 01, 2011 11:23 AM
New law allows small commercial, residential projects to move forward without special permits
June 30, 2011 11:45 AM
Beach house rentals in Lahaina.
Photo from Maui-Rental-House.com
13 sewer projects underway in July, expect traffic
June 30, 2011 11:36 AM
Losing rail bidder files appeal with State
June 30, 2011 11:27 AM
Hoopili: Developer gets neighborhood board approval to build
June 30, 2011 08:57 AM
Blue Scholars hip hop outfit to perform at The Loft
June 29, 2011 12:23 PM
Geologic of The Blue Scholars.
Rare, native orchid back from brink of extinction
June 29, 2011 11:51 AM
The rare, native orchid Platanthera holochila.
‘Tony ‘n Tina’s Wedding’ fist pumps into Manoa Valley Theatre
June 29, 2011 11:34 AM
Tony and Tina's Wedding brings improvised wedding comedy to Manoa Valley Theatre.
Ag land supporters to rally against proposed Hoopili development
June 29, 2011 11:07 AM
Kantorei Boys Choir to perform at Honolulu Hale Friday
June 29, 2011 04:09 AM
Fish and Poi event at UH Manoa Saturday fosters Hawaiian cultural preservation
June 28, 2011 05:53 PM
The Hawaiian ways of fish and poi will be honored Saturday at UH Manoa.
Akaka, Inouye to speak at Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander conference
June 28, 2011 11:57 AM
A four-day conference will focus on bringing together Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander groups.
2011 Business Summit to focus on Pacific Business Partnership
June 28, 2011 11:37 AM
Honolulu Harbor, business center of the Pacific.
KAUPA receives grant for Kalihi Stream mural
June 28, 2011 09:41 AM
KAUPA volunteers remove debris from Kalihi Stream.
Aloha Initiative begins clothing drive for Sendai earthquake victims staying in Hawaii
June 27, 2011 03:05 PM
Honolulu Academy of Art to feature rare Chinese landscape paintings
June 27, 2011 02:44 PM
The Honolulu Academy of Arts hosts a rare collection of Chinese landscape paintings beginning in November
Metal-rap band Korn to perform at Blaisdell Arena August 16
June 27, 2011 02:26 PM
Korn plays their first Hawaii show in August.
Developing story: Council takes up vetoes
June 27, 2011 08:57 AM
Honolulu Hale. Photo by Joel Bradshaw
Verbatim: Abercrombie preps Hawaii for more cuts to services and programs
June 24, 2011 04:21 PM
Gov. Neil Abercrombie at a community meeting at George Washington Middle School on June 23, 2011.
Photo by Ed Morita
ArtSpree returns to The Contemporary Museum
June 24, 2011 10:29 AM
Board of Water Supply offers pumpkin planting, harvesting
June 24, 2011 10:17 AM
The Honolulu Board of Water Supply offers a pumpkin planting and harvesting workshop to the public.
‘Feeding the Future’ forum an open call to action
June 23, 2011 01:11 PM
The illustration above by
depicts what a food focused community in Hawaii might look like. 1. Sidewalk cafes. 2. Food trucks. 3. Locally-sourced midrange restaurants. 4. Local butcher. 5. Food processing plants near farms. 6. Local breweries. 7. Great local bakeries. 8. Rooftop gardens. 9. Active fishponds. 10. More farms. 11. Sidewalk fruit trees.
To see a larger image, click here
Teen surf program to remove cigarette butts from Kuhio Beach Saturday
June 23, 2011 12:11 PM
UH, Pacific Biodiesel to partner for restaurant grease trap research
June 22, 2011 09:42 AM
Manhole covers over a restaurant grease trap.
Kahuku Farms now offering public tours of diversified ag
June 21, 2011 11:24 AM
Kahuku Farms provides a look into diversified agriculture with tours of its acreage.
City Planning and Permitting to hold meeting on Oahu General Plan in July
June 21, 2011 10:19 AM
The Oahu General Plan sets the course for Oahu's future.
Abercrombie signs 15 bills into law, including prostitution bill
June 21, 2011 09:59 AM
Gov. Neil Abercrombie signs House Bill 240 into law, making it a felony to promote prostitution in Hawaii.
Makahiki Fun Fair returns to Kaneohe
June 20, 2011 10:35 AM
The Makahiki Fun Fair brings family enjoyment to Windward Oahu.
Congresswoman Mazie Hirono wins support for Hawaii agriculture, flood prevention
June 20, 2011 09:32 AM
U.S. Rep. Hirono's efforts are aimed to help protect Hawaii's watersheds.
Rail: City seeks community input for Downtown, Kalihi
June 20, 2011 08:47 AM
An artists rendition of the proposed rail line in Downtown Honolulu.
Schedule update: Honolulu-wide group performance with Ernesto Pujol set to stun
June 17, 2011 11:22 AM
‘Finnegan’s Wake’ pub crawl marches Downtown Friday
June 16, 2011 12:35 PM
The Finnegan's Wake procession makes its way down Nuuanu Avenue.
City Parks Committee to consider beack park vendor resolution
June 16, 2011 11:24 AM
Brotherhood boy band reunites at Ige’s in Aiea
June 16, 2011 11:05 AM
City road closures for next week
June 16, 2011 10:52 AM
Cherry Blossom Cabaret spins Romeo and Juliet with ‘Femme Capulet’
June 15, 2011 12:52 PM
The cast of
Femme Capulet. Courtesy Photo
Water main break closes Pali Golf Course
June 14, 2011 02:51 PM
Lauded Thai poet to perform at UH
June 14, 2011 02:26 PM
Poets Zakariya Amataya (left) and Kealoha (right).
ACLU commemorates the war on drugs’ 40th anniversary with two events
June 14, 2011 09:55 AM
Hawaii media power-couple launches new ‘Popspotting’ podcast
June 13, 2011 01:43 PM
Jennifer and Ryan Ozawa at the 2011 Na Hoku Hano Hano Awards.
Photo by Blaine Fergerstrom
Waimea Valley offering plants from exotic and native collections
June 13, 2011 11:21 AM
Heeia Stream restoration project meets Saturday
June 13, 2011 10:53 AM
Councilmember Berg to hold rail town hall meeting Wednesday
June 13, 2011 10:15 AM
Artist's rendering of rail in Honolulu.
The Actors Group presents ‘A Delicate Balance’
June 10, 2011 10:37 AM
Frankie Enos as Agnes, Danielle Zalopany as Julia, and Wil Kahele as Tobias.
Japan fundraising efforts on Maui raise $115,000, more help needed
June 10, 2011 10:07 AM
Above: A signpost of prayers on a small hill in Natori, Miyagi. Photo by Chef Hira Below: (From left to right) Maui County Managing Director Keith Regan, Mana Foods' Theresa and Edward Thielk, Lynn Araki-Regan, and Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa. Courtesy Photo
City displays employee art
June 10, 2011 09:52 AM
Honolulu Hale is home to the Mayor’s Office of Culture and the Arts.
Kauai GMO-free seed exchange stewards plant diversity
June 09, 2011 11:52 AM
Taro fields on Kauai.
Historic homes property tax enforcement bill signed
June 09, 2011 11:34 AM
UH to present Irish storyteller Niall De Burca at Orvis Auditorium in July
June 08, 2011 03:27 PM
Irish storyteller Niall De Burca.
Friday full of Honolulu performances
June 08, 2011 02:14 PM
Quadraphonix performs at Hard Rock Waikiki on Friday.
Pan Pacific Festival returns to Waikiki
June 08, 2011 12:04 PM
The Pan Pacific Festival brings hula halau from Japan to Waikiki.
Doris Duke Theater to screen new Herzog documentary on cave art
June 08, 2011 11:28 AM
Kumu Kahua Theatre to offer playwriting class
June 08, 2011 11:00 AM
Playwright Victoria Nalani Kneubuhl.
Panos Prevedouros begins fundraising for 2012 mayoral run
June 07, 2011 12:18 PM
Panos Prevedouros campaigning in 2010.
June Jones Foundation to make American Samoa aid visit
June 07, 2011 11:45 AM
Former UH Football head coach June Jones.
‘SkAloha for Japan’ to benefit victims of Sendai quake
June 07, 2011 11:24 AM
PIMPBOT onstage at Hawaiian Brian's.
Mission Houses Museum presents ghost tales Wednesday
June 07, 2011 11:05 AM
Abercrombie signs prostitution bill into law
June 07, 2011 09:55 AM
Former anchor Kim Gennaula to head Aloha United Way
June 06, 2011 04:35 PM
Former KGMB anchor Kim Gennaula will head the Aloha United Way.
New UH research building wins design award
June 06, 2011 03:52 PM
C-MORE Hall at UH Manoa.
Youth stewardship program at Hanauma Bay
June 06, 2011 03:29 PM
Hanauma Bay Beach Preserve.
Heavy rains caused Kaneohe sewage spills over weekend
June 06, 2011 03:09 PM
Weather issues close several City golf courses
June 03, 2011 04:05 PM
Maui Office of Economic Development awards nearly $500K in grants
June 03, 2011 03:11 PM
Governor to speak at Pride Parade on Saturday
June 03, 2011 02:08 PM
National Weather Service extends flash flood warning for Oahu
June 03, 2011 11:46 AM
Cloudy skies linger over Downtown Honolulu.
Photo by Jamie Winpenny
Kaneohe roadwork, lane closures next week
June 03, 2011 10:59 AM
ALERT: Flash Flood Warning for Oahu
June 03, 2011 07:43 AM
Community Cultural Marketplace heads transition of Kakaako Makai into a place of learning
June 02, 2011 02:33 PM
The 600-acre Kakaako District is bounded by Piikoi, King, Punchbowl Streets and Ala Moana Boulevard. The District also includes the waterfront area from Kewalo Basin to Forrest Avenue.
Hawaii’s path to a better food system: Where we’re at by the numbers
June 01, 2011 01:40 PM
A taro farm in Waipio.
Axis deer in Hawaii Island’s headlights
May 31, 2011 10:35 AM
Above: Axis deer in Makawao on Maui. Below: Images from The Department of Land and Natural Resources showing the kind of damage done by axis deer. Courtesy Photos
City takes steps to reward electric vehicle purchase, use
May 30, 2011 10:54 AM
An electric vehicle charges on a London street.
City and County of Honolulu Neighborhood Board election results are in
May 26, 2011 09:44 AM
Kailua residents pack their Neighborhood Board meeting to stop gates from denying public beach access in 2007.
State, NASA, sign historic agreement
Collaboration to foster job creation, new technologies
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May 25, 2011 06:09 PM
The new agreement could develop technologies like those used on the Mars rover "Opportunity"
Hawaii businesses to receive millions in federal funds program
May 25, 2011 05:49 PM
Kohala Middle School students’ battery recycling solution comes out on top
May 25, 2011 12:18 PM
Above: The moment team “6000 n 60” found out that their battery project won first place. Courtesy Photo
Maui Time publisher involved in First Amendment dispute with Maui Police Department
A subpoena seeks names of online commenters in assault allegation.
Read More »
May 24, 2011 06:00 PM
Academy Award nominee with local ties offers screenwriting workshop at UH
The former Punahou School student was nominated for "Letters from Iwo Jima".
Read More »
May 24, 2011 05:04 PM
City invites public to Honolulu Hale lei-making for Memorial Day
50,000 lei needed to honor Hawaii's fallen heroes
Read More »
May 24, 2011 04:18 PM
Home Energy Education Challenge needs teachers to get involved
May 24, 2011 12:07 PM
The HECO power plant at Kahe Point in West Oahu generates 651 MW for the island.
Photo by Travis Thurston
Kaneohe Marine donates bone marrow to save a stranger →
The Marine underwent a painful procedure to save the life of a young California girl
More at DVIDS »
May 24, 2011 11:17 AM
UH Language Learning & Technology journal ranks third nationally
May 24, 2011 11:09 AM
Hawaii doctor nabbed for fraud in Argentina →
FBI says he was indicted after leaving Hawaii in December
More at Huffington Post »
May 24, 2011 10:19 AM
Mubarak to face trial for killing of protesters →
The deposed Egyptian dictator could face the death penalty
More at New York Times »
May 24, 2011 09:58 AM
The day O’bama stormed Moneygall →
President Obama spreads, finds Aloha in a small Ireland town
More at Irish Times »
May 24, 2011 09:51 AM
Family of HI surfer Andy Irons was aware of his drug use before his death →
The family did not authorize second delay of autopsy results
More at KITV News »
May 24, 2011 09:39 AM
Student suspended after gun discharges →
Highlands Intermediate student's father says he's never owned a gun
More at Star Advertiser »
May 24, 2011 09:32 AM