Firefighters battle 3-alarm structure fire in Moiliili

Moiliili residents woke up to a major three-alarm fire Saturday morning. At around 8 a.m., “there was a sound, like pah-pah-pah-pah. Then, BOOM,” said Manuel Paez. Thick, black smoke engulfed the neighborhood that could be seen from blocks away. Fire officials say three structures burned on Lime Street. “We were watching TV,” said Paez, “My […]
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Eastbound lanes of Kalanianaole Hwy. reopened after crash

All eastbound lanes of Kalanianaole Highway were reopened following a two-car crash Friday night. The call came in at around 7:51 p.m. near Ainakoa Avenue. According to the Honolulu Fire Department, the crash caused the cars to block all of the highway’s eastbound lanes. Traffic was at a standstill until the lanes were reopened at 9:12 p.m. […]
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Photographer arrested, accused of taking nude photos of minors

Honolulu police have arrested a man accused of taking nude and lascivious photos of juvenile females. Police say the 41-year-old was a self-employed photographer in Ewa Beach. The offenses allegedly occurred between Aug. 1, 2014 and May 16, 2015. Police say the victims, who are now 16, 17, and 18, were minors at the time. Officers arrested […]
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Pacific Junk Removal to clean trash-ridden Kaimuki property

Work will soon begin to clean up a trash-ridden, vermin-infested property in Kaimuki. On Wednesday, the city’s Department of Planning and Permitting (DPP) announced a local company was awarded the contract to remove and dispose debris and other material from 1115 2nd Avenue. Pacific Junk Removal was among five companies that submitted bids, and came […]
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