In July, the City Council passed two smoking ban bills. On Sunday, Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed them into law. From now until Jan.1, city officials will post signs and spread the word about the smoking ban, educating residents, and visitors about what happens if they get caught.
Thousands attended the 43rd Annual Ukulele Festival in Waikiki Sunday. Those who attended the festival enjoyed music being played by about 800 keiki.
There’s a new contender for Hawaii’s 1st Congressional District seat. State Sen. Will Espero (D) announced Sunday he’ll throw his hat in the ring for the seat being vacated by current Representative Colleen Hanabusa.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed into law Sunday two bills banning smoking at city parks and at TheBus stops.
Noriko Uno was afraid of driving fast, often avoiding the freeway and taking the same route every day from her Upland home to and from her family’s sushi restaurant. She had put only 10,000 miles on her 2006 Camry in about four years.
The Transpacific Yacht Race from California to Hawaii is one of the most prestigious yacht races in the world.
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The trustee of a deceased Manoa estate found a human skull in his former client’s home.
Mayor Caldwell is signing two bills Sunday banning smoking at city parks and bus stops. The bills were passed by the City Council earlier this month.
Hawaii’s oldest and largest non-competitive hula festival was held Saturday.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The New Zealand capital Wellington was rattled by a strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake on Sunday that broke water mains, smashed… More »
The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has issued a statement that there was a 6.9 magnitude earthquake off east coast of South Island New Zealand. No tsunami threat to Hawaii.
Honolulu Police say a man who was hit on Thursday, July 18 while crossing Ala Moana Boulevard near Kamakee Street has died.
Kauai officials say a 52-year-old man from Kapaa was heading north on Kuhio highway when he was struck by a car turning left onto Lanikai Street from the highway.
The City Department of Emergency Management held the “Ready 2 React” emergency preparedness event Saturday.
A Kauai fisherman had to fight for his life after a 230-pound ahi capsized his boat and dragged him underwater. In an exclusive interview, KHON2 spoke with the fisherman’s family.
Many who frequent Kailua beach say they’ve noticed a difference and like the change. While one local business owner says he’s suffering.
Two suspected copper thieves are behind bars tonight. Police say they tried to steal from a construction contractor around 5:30 Saturday morning.
Honolulu police have reopened Beretania Street due to a structure fire. The fire was reported shortly after 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
Hawaii’s Most Wanted we feature a man who has 30 prior convictions and is now wanted on a warrant. Honolulu police are looking for Kenneth McEnroe.
Honolulu police have charged 25-year-old Ozane Alexander Mosley, Jr. with first-degree arson. Police say Mosley caused an explosion, which damaged a home in Enchanted Lake.
NEW YORK (AP) — “Glee” executive producer Ryan Murphy is planning a tribute episode to honor the series’ deceased star, Cory Monteith.
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UPDATE // Big Island firefighters continue to battle a brush fire in Kailua-Kona.
Thousands of pounds of free groceries will be given out on Saturday on Molokai.
As part of the project, dozens of new light poles are being installed from Downtown to Waikiki. But some are questioning the odd placement of the new poles.