FILE - This frame grab taken from video provided by Roxana and Carlos Guzman shows a Limo on fire Saturday, May 4, 2013, on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge in San Francisco. Prosecutors, coroner's officials and the California Highway Patrol present on Monday Aug.19, 2013 the results of their investigation of a limousine fire that killed five women in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Roxana and Carlos Guzman, File)

CHP: Deadly limo fire due to mechanical problems

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — A mechanical problem is to blame for igniting a limousine fire that killed five nurses who were trapped in the back, the California Highway P...…
flu shots

Public School student vaccination forms due Sept. 6

This fall, the state's annual school-located vaccination program, Stop Flu at School, will again offer free flu vaccine to elementary and middle school children in 327 public, private and charter schools statewide. …
Electric vehicle

Growing hybrid, EV car trend sparks new classes at HCC

Starting Sept. 26, Honolulu Community College will begin offering hybrid and electric vehicle automotive maintenance courses. It's part of a nearly $24.6 million grant the University of Hawaii system received from the Department of Labor -- the biggest award in the country. …
CHINATOWN

Chinatown businesses targeted by schemes

Earlier this week Hawaiian Electric issued a warning that there've been people posing as HECO workers, trying to get money out of local businesses. And on Saturday, KHON2 learned quite a few businesses in Chinatown have been targeted. …
PUNCHBOWL CEMETERY

Punchbowl Cemetery unveils expansion plans beyond its gates

It's a very delicate expansion plan balancing Native Hawaiian culture and honoring fallen U.S. veterans. The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl is running out of space to bury America's heroes and will begin expanding outside of its gates. …