Iolani Palace

Local family to hold first reunion on Iolani Palace grounds

The Kinimaka family goes back 17 generations in Hawaii. The kamaaina family has strong ties to Iolani Palace and Hawaii's royalty. On Saturday night, they'll make history when they celebrate their family reunion on palace grounds. …
Clean Up - Trash

Volunteers needed for Ala Moana Beach Park clean-up

A coastline cleanup is taking place on Oahu this weekend. The local group, For the Love, is cleaning up leftover Fourth of July debris at Ala Moana Beach Park on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.…
Fourth of July Clean Up

Good samaritans pick up trash after Fourth of July celebrations

Tens of thousands of Fourth of July celebrants spent the day at the beach, but not all of them were courteous enough to take their trash with them. Sometimes, it takes a few good samaritans to pick up what's left behind to restore the island's beauty from mauka to makai.…
Gas

AAA Hawaii: Gas prices slightly dip

Local gas prices declined or were unchanged in most surveyed areas of the state compared to last week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.…
FILE - In this undated picture released by Sergio Rubin, Jorge Mario Bergoglio, Archbishop of Buenos Aires, right, kisses the hand of Pope John Paul II during a ceremony at the Vatican. Bergoglio, who became Pope Francis on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, cleared Pope John Paul II for sainthood, approving a miracle attributed to his intercession and setting up a remarkable dual canonization along with another beloved pope, John XXIII. (AP Photo/Sergio Rubin)

Pope Francis clears John Paul II for sainthood

Pope Francis on Friday cleared two of the 20th century's most influential popes to become saints, approving a miracle needed to canonize Pope John Paul II and waiving Vatican rules to honor Pope John XXIII.…
Makiki power outage

Ward Avenue reopened after utility pole falls

UPDATE Hawaiian Electric Company crews responded to a power outage in the Makiki area due to a downed utility pole. Power was restored shortly before 6 a.m. Friday and all roads are open.…
Simi Valley fireworks malfunction

28 injured at California fireworks show

Authorities say 28 people have been injured due to malfunctioning fireworks at an annual 4th of July show northwest of Los Angeles.…