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More than 1,000 people vie for a chance to be in Godzilla movie

If you drove through Kakaako, you probably saw a long line of people that wrapped around a building, went down the street and around two parking lots. Thousands stood in line for hours in the hot sun in hopes of being cast in a major motion picture. …
Bruno Mars' mother Bernadette Hernandez (center) shown here in a family photo.

AP source: Bruno Mars’ mother dies at age 55

Bernadette Hernandez died Saturday of a brain aneurysm, according to a publicist for Mars' label, Atlantic Records, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to speak on the record.…
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Parents of murdered Big Island woman looking for answers

Brittany-Jane Royal's parents are still in shock and are trying to cope with the devastating news. They hope by sharing pictures and memories of her--it will allow people to know what a great person she was.…
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Power restored in Sunset Beach

The power has been restored to all 827 HECO customers who lost power around 11 a.m. Saturday in Sunset Beach. …
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Hurricane preparations: Are we ready?

Project 52, the Hawaiian Humane Society, American Red Cross and the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management all participated in the statewide hurricane exercise.…
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Aoki’s Shave Ice gets two month lease extension

Friday was supposed to be the final day for several shops on Oahu's North Shore, including Aoki's Shave Ice. But the landlord, Kamehameha Schools, has now given them a two month extension on their leases. …
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‘Godzilla’ casting call kicks off Hawaii film boom

It could be a star-studded summer for Hawaii. Sources say the remake of "Godzilla" will be filmed on Oahu in the summer and film executives are having an open casting call this weekend for speaking roles and extras.…