Mali-gayang Pasko! A Filipino Christmas is much more than a Frank Delima song.It was actually celebrated today at the Honolulu Museum of Art. NAT OF COCONUT DANCE@5:00 Music from the traditional coconut dance filled the museum as the hundreds came out to see how the Philippines celebrate the holidays.
KITV-TV, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 11:17 PM
When things started going downhill in Marlina Tinoco's life two years ago, they gathered girth and momentum like a snowball. Severe arthritis in her knees, ankle and back had forced her to take time off from work as a grocery cashier in 2012, but with only temporary disability insurance and her boyfriend's job loss, she fell behind in her rent and utility bills.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 05:20 AM
Lisa Chang, in black at left, and Grace Chang, wearing blue, spotted the Alohas Hostel while strolling on Nathan Road in Hong Kong last month. They were on a 17-day Asian cruise aboard the Princess Sapphire and spent two days exploring Hong Kong.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 07:56 AM
Rail officials Thursday told the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation board they expect the state's largest public works project ever to cost between $550 million and $700 million more than the $5.26 billion estimated. ~~ Legislators who hold the state's purse strings are taking a wait-and-see approach to the idea of extending a 0.5 percent Oahu surcharge on the state general excise tax beyond 2022 to help pay for Honolulu's rail transit system.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 04:47 AM
For the past 40 years, the Honolulu Boy Choir have warmed hearts in Hawai'i and far BEYOND our shores with their voices. As KITV4's Moanike'ala Nabarro reports all these years later, the choir still charming audiences with no signs of stopping.
KITV-TV, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 03:38 AM
Mokulele Airlines now offers same-day rush shipping service for enveloped up to 5 pounds and boxes under 70 pounds to and from its 10 airport locations on Oahu, Maui, the Big Island, Lanai and Molokai. Customers can drop off a package at a Mokulele ticket counter, and it will be available for pickup at the destination airport a few hours later.
Business Journal, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 09:47 PM
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Friday it's now expected to cost from $550 to $700 million more than what was originally planned. Rail officials blame the higher cost in part on $190 million in added costs from construction delays that stemmed from legal challenges and city officials awarding contracts before they were authorized and ready to build.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:08 PM