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Nearly 60 Students Wore The Same Hawaiian Shirt On Picture Day In The Best Yearbook Prank

The mastermind behind this BBQ-chic look is junior Dave Husselbee of Sleepy Hollow High School in Westchester, New York.

Bronwyn Isaac | June 3, 2016 - 11:30 am

The Lesbian Couple Jailed For Kissing In Hawaii Just Received An $80,000 Settlement

After an officer confronted them for kissing, the gay couple was jailed in Honolulu. They’re getting a settlement, but the officer remained on full duty until retired this year.

Karen Fratti | May 22, 2016 - 10:15 am

The Obamas Pay Respect In San Bernardino Before Going To Hawaii For Holidays

The Obama’s yearly Christmas trip to Hawaii involved a pit-stop in San Bernardino on Friday in order to pay their respects to the victims of early December’s shooting.

Katrin Higher | December 19, 2015 - 3:00 pm

That’s Weird, Emma Stone Isn’t Asian: Why “Aloha” Is A Hot Mess

Hawaii has always been the cinematic setting for the age-old spiritual quest, one in which a confused white man takes to the white sand beaches and the birds of paradise…

Megan Reynolds | May 29, 2015 - 9:00 am

Wanderlust: Sometimes, You Just Got To Go With The Flow

Last week, I wrote about knowing and accepting when it’s time to move on. I’ve been getting that itch lately, telling me that it is time to leave the Big…

Tiffanie Drayton | March 24, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Wanderlust: On Failing Plans & Learning To Move On

I arrived on The Big Island on the night before New Year’s Eve. It was the cheapest day to fly and even though I would’ve preferred to spend the holidays…

Tiffanie Drayton | March 17, 2015 - 2:20 pm

Travel Porn: Oahu’s Famous Haʻikū Stairs Are Dying A Slow Death

The hiking trail known as the Stairway to Heaven on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, also called the Haʻikū Stairs, is just that: a stairway to heaven on earth. I resent the…

Claire Hannum | March 5, 2015 - 4:40 pm

Wanderlust: Finding Community While Traveling Alone

I was casually strolling down a sunny Hawaiian street in the small town of Captain Cook alongside a new girlfriend I hadmade a few weeks earlier, when a man pulled…

Tiffanie Drayton | February 23, 2015 - 12:10 pm

Wanderlust: I’m Not Afraid To Travel Alone

I am traveling alone through the islands of Hawaii and I am a young woman. I am not worrying about getting raped every moment of my journey, unlike writer Tara…

Tiffanie Drayton | January 23, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Gay Marriage Legalized In Hawaii

Hawaii’s governor signed a bill today legalizing same-sex marriage after December 2 — hooray! Fifteen states and the District of Columbia now marry gay couples. [AP]
This essay…

Jessica Wakeman | November 13, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Cities That Surprise: Hilo, Hawaii

Here’s the thing about Hilo. If you’re looking for a Waikiki-postcard-style Hawaiian vacation, don’t go to Hilo. I know this firsthand because I moved to Hilo in 2006 to spend…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 25, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Travel Diary: Discovering Maui (Again)

I’ve been meaning to write about my trip to Maui for over a month now, but every time I think about it I’m overwhelmed by memories of tropical relaxation and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 5, 2013 - 10:00 am
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