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Island Life 11-19-17

| | Nov 19 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

By Mtchell Bonds

  1. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:02am

    NEW YORK — One positive report on the economy was not enough to make investors more confident.

  2. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:02am

    PRETORIA, South Africa — In a day of potentially damaging testimony, a former girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius said at his murder trial Friday that he once shot his gun out of a car sunroof and later cheated on her with the woman he killed last year. And a security guard recalled the athlete telling him everything was “fine” after neighbors reported gunshots coming from Pistorius’ house on the night of her death.

  3. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers have killed proposals aimed at raising the legal age for buying tobacco to 21 and clamping down on smoking at beaches statewide. But they’re advancing bills that would restrict smoking and make it more expensive, continuing a trend in Hawaii to crack down on smoking in public places.

  4. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    Oahu multimedia artist Ken “East3” Nishimura left more than spray paint on Kealakehe High School’s cafeteria wall. His mural created communal pride while also highlighting the power and dynamism this art form has to convey messages. It captivated admirers, young and old.

  5. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    Kohala Kai developers were finally successful Friday relieving County Council members’ trepidation over approving a public easement through the luxury subdivision after assuring them the historical Ala Loa trail would be protected.

  6. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    Airlines have been paring back on their seats to Hawaii, while ticket prices have been inching up, Hawaii Tourism Authority Vice President for Brand Management David Uchiyama said Friday.

  7. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    Hawaii County has a new legislative auditor.

  8. | Posted: Mar 8 2014 - 1:01am

    Hawaii County’s effort to register farms growing genetically modified crops was put on hold Friday.

  9. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 5:38pm

    The captain of a commercial dive boat was arrested early Thursday for boating under the influence after he allegedly left customers at a dive spot off Keauhou.

  10. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:04am

    The Kahilu Theatre reports sizable crowds recently, especially for its home-produced shows.

  11. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — The chairwoman of the Hawaii House Agriculture Committee says she intends to fight for a bill that would establish a task force to study genetically modified foods.

  12. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:02am

    A bill that would create a public funding program for state House elections is getting mixed reviews.

  13. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii state senators made light work of the last handful of bills to cross over to the House before a legislative deadline.

  14. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:02am

    Waiakea High School was locked down Thursday morning after the discovery of a “suspicious object” on campus, according to a Hawaii Police Department alert.

  15. | Posted: Mar 7 2014 - 1:02am

    NEW YORK — Investors were looking for any reason to look past the cold weather that has hampered the U.S. economy in the last few weeks, and they found it.