Sacred Hearts Academy senior, Sara Tashima, placed 5th individually overall in the NRA competition and won second place in the standing shooting competition in Anniston, Alabama.
After decades of waiting, two soldiers from the highly-decorated 442nd Infantry Regimental Combat Team received the Bronze Star Medal.
With nine ayes for the two laws banning smoking in more public areas, it was clear Wednesday morning that the city is aiming for a cleaner environment. Bills 25 and 28 will extend the city’s current smoking ban to include all city parks, beaches, and bus stops.
The Hawaii Forest Industry Association has received a second grant from the Hawaii Tourism Authority for the Honolulu Zoo Children’s Discovery Forest.
The state Department of Health will resume its service of the tuberculin skin test (TST) in all DOH TB clinics statewide beginning Monday, July 15.
UPDATE // A 61-year-old Hilo woman is dead following a traffic accident late Tuesday night.
Six wall-sized original paintings that formerly hung in a World War II-era theater on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge arrived by ship in Honolulu on Wednesday.
His arm in a cast and his face swollen, a blase-looking Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing in a seven-minute proceeding that marked his first appearance in public since his capture in mid-April.
After being held out of the lineup for two straight games with a sore hamstring, Maui native Shane Victorino was back in right field… More »
Honolulu police have arrested some of the people believed to be responsible for burglaries on the Windward side. They say the arrests happened in part because of witnesses who came forward. Police can’t be everywhere, so they rely on help from the community.
The union approved a new five-year contract with Oahu Transit Services. The new deal calls for a raise in pay and pension.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY // Road resurfacing work is underway at the Karsten Thot Bridge in Wahiawa. The work requires lane closures in the Honolulu-bound direction from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie vetoed three bills out of the nine that he had flagged with an intent-to-veto notification. The Governor will also allow twelve… More »