FOOD & DRINK
Taylor Swift's Unexpected Connection to UH Through Her Father's Football Past
Taylor Swift, a well-known singer-songwriter, has an unexpected link to the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) through her father, Scott Swift. Despite being raised in Pennsylvania and later moving to Nashville, Taylor's connection to UH comes from her father's past as a UH Rainbows football player. Scott Swift was a freshman center for the UH Rainbows in 1970, before he graduated from the University of Delaware and pursued a career as a stockbroker.
Discover the Top 3 BBQ Hotspots in Pearl City: A Foodie's Guide
This article presents a guide to three standout barbecue spots in Pearl City. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Don't Miss the Pearlside Food Distribution (December) Event
Get ready, foodies and philanthropists! The much-anticipated Pearlside Food Distribution (December) event is just around the corner. This Saturday, December 2nd, from 10 am to 12 pm, the Youth Outreach Community Center in Aiea will be transformed into a hub of community spirit and delicious eats.
Aiea's Sweet Secrets: 6 Bakeries You Don't Want to Miss
In this article, we'll explore six exceptional bakeries located in Aiea. Have you had the chance to visit any of these delightful spots? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Indulge in Waipahu: Discover the City's 8 Outstanding Bakeries
In this article, we're excited to explore eight exceptional bakeries located in Waipahu. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these delightful spots yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Groove to the Eclectic Sounds of Black Pearl at NextDoor, Honolulu
Get ready to groove with the eclectic sounds of Black Pearl, a dynamic music group hailing from Oahu, Hawaii. This talented ensemble is known for their unique fusion of Neo soul, 70's funk, jazz, and a dash of sexy psychedelia. The band is set to take the stage at NextDoor 43 North Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96817 on Thu, Nov 30 from 8pm to 11pm.
A Morning in Kapolei: 4 Breakfast & Brunch Experiences You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore four delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Kapolei. Have you had the chance to visit any of these eateries? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Island Brew is loved by locals and visitors alike, find out why
Island Brew is a staple for many locals when it comes to coffee. But locals also love their food, which they make in house.
Leeward Community College's Holiday Recipe: Elise's Spicy Clam Pasta
The University of Hawaiʻi ʻohana is encouraging its community to share favorite recipes for the holiday season. The goal is to offer new ideas for holiday meals, each recipe coming with a brief story. One recipe is the spicy clam pasta, a preferred dish in Erin Maruoka's family, a Marketing Specialist at Leeward Community College. This dish is often chosen for family gatherings during the holidays due to its distinctive taste.
Revamp Your Wardrobe at the Last Clothing Swap of the Year!
Ladies and gentlemen, are you ready to revamp your wardrobe? The Last Clothing Swap of the Year! is coming up and you won't want to miss it. This fabulous event will be held on Wed, Nov 29 from 5pm - 7pm at the Entrepreneurs Sandbox, located at 643 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813.
Aging Well: Windward artist says art brings vibrancy to her life
HONOLULU (Island News) -- A Hau'ula artist says people are what keep her Aging Well, and art is the way she connects with them. Eighty-year-old MaryAnne Long says it's changed her life. Long is involved with all aspects of art: today, she's an art teacher, teaching this reporter how to...
Mililani's Must-Try: 3 Modern American Cuisine Hotspots
In this article, we explore three modern American cuisine spots in Mililani. Have you had the chance to taste their offerings? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Nation Honors Life of Former First Lady Rosalyn Carter
Tune into "This is Now" for a heartfelt tribute to former First Lady Rosalyn Carter, followed by local news updates on a series of crimes in Honolulu. Learn about the memorial services for Carter and the ongoing investigations into the violent incidents in Oahu's West Side.
Indulge in Wahiawa: Discover the Top 3 Bakeries You Must Visit
In this article, we're taking a delicious journey through three exceptional bakeries situated in Wahiawa. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
'We're on the right track': Hāʻena's community subsistence fishing area sees positive results
An experiment in community-based fishery management on Kaua‘i’s north shore appears to be working, according to a five-year assessment by University of Hawaiʻi researchers. It’s been more than eight years since a group of families from Hā‘ena, Kaua‘i, established the Hā‘ena Community-Based Subsistence Fishing Area....
Hawaiʻi restaurants ranked in top 100 on OpenTable
Food in Hawaiʻi is an experience that many of us truly enjoy. There are so many different types of foods offered by the diverse population that makes up modern Hawaiʻi.
Immerse Yourself in Waianae's Flavor: 3 Traditional American Cuisines You Can't Miss
This article presents three traditional American cuisines that you can find in Waianae. Have you had the chance to sample any of these delicacies yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
This is the biggest shopping event at SALT at Our Kaka’ako
Honolulu (KHON2) – “A Pinch of SALT” is a shopping celebration which will feature an array of unique products and goods from local merchants and artisans found at pop-up locations throughout the center. Honolulu Pawn Shop launches at SALT at Our Kaka’ako in time for A Pinch...