Topics :: Hawaii

Project Runway Star and Partner Fight for Kids’ Custody

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Feb 12, 2014
Project Runway" Season 10 star Alicia Hardesty of Original X Tomboy and her partner Ashley are asking for your help with the custody battle for Ashley’s two young sons.

Hawaii the Easy Way: By Cruise Ship

By Joe Kafka | Tuesday Jan 28, 2014
A great way to sample the many wonders of the Hawaiian Islands without the hassles of island-hopping by plane - like going through security and carting your luggage on each flight - is to instead take a cruise.

Fast-Moving Erosions Threaten Coastal Homes

By Audrey McAvoy | Wednesday Jan 8, 2014
These are stark options for Sunset Beach, where multimillion-dollar homes line the shore and where the globe’s top surfers converge each year for the World Cup of Surfing.

Hawaii Same-Sex Marriage Pioneer Weds Partner

Wednesday Dec 18, 2013
One of the Hawaii women who sparked the national same-sex marriage battle with a lawsuit more than 20 years ago is now legally married to another woman.

Gay Weddings Become Reality in Hawaii With New Law

By Oskar Garcia | Monday Dec 2, 2013
Same-sex couples are taking advantage of Hawaii’s newfound aloha for gay weddings.

Same-Sex Couples Set to Legally Marry in Hawaii

By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Saturday Nov 30, 2013
Couples who want to get married as early as possible Monday won’t have to wait until Hawaii’s Health Department opens its doors but can begin applying for marriage licenses at 12:01 a.m.

Hawaii Gears Up for Same-Sex Marriage

By Ed Walsh | Saturday Nov 30, 2013
Now that Hawaii has joined the rapidly-growing list of marriage equality states, you might be thinking about a wedding in paradise -- or maybe a honeymoon (or vacation) on one of the state’s islands. Here are some tips for equality travelers.

Anti-Gay Marriage Hawaiian Lawmakers Get Coal for Christmas

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Nov 25, 2013
Nineteen Hawaiian lawmakers who voted against the state’s marriage equality law received a lump of coal in the mail by an anonymous sender last Thursday.

Kailua Discouraging Overnight Tourism

By Audrey McAvoy | Saturday Nov 16, 2013
The coastal town of Kailua, Hawaii, is asking the state tourism agency to stop encouraging visitors to stay overnight in their town, siting a depletion of local housing availability.

Hawaii Judge Upholds State’s New Gay Marriage Law

By Oskar Garcia | Friday Nov 15, 2013
A Hawaii judge on Thursday ruled the state’s brand new gay marriage law is legal, despite a challenge saying voters thought they barred same-sex marriage 15 years ago in the state constitution.