Old Friends


Edgy Lee

Edgy Lee has made it her mission to educate the rest of the world about Hawaii culture. The founder and..

Willie K

Many locals know legendary singer Willie Kahaiali’i, better known as Willie K, for his soothing vocals and fantastic guitar skills...

Ralph Goto

As administrator of the Ocean Safety and Lifeguard Services Division, Department of Emergency Services, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii,..

John Fink

With shows such as Keeping up with the Kardashians and The Office taking up prime-time space on Hawaii television, it’s..

Michael Tam

For 52 years, Martin & MacArthur has been Hawaii’s fine furniture maker, and CEO Michael Tam has been expanding the..

Chuck Boller

Hawaii International Film Festival, known to frequenters of the screenings as HIFF, celebrates its 33rd anniversary this year and its..

Guy Hagi

It’s an exciting time of the year, but Hawaii News Now weather anchor Guy Hagi says that even with life-threatening..

Al Waterson

Showman extraordinaire Al Waterson has an extensive background in music – singer, emcee, actor, voice-over talent and recording artist –..

Mark Mugiishi

Mark Mugiishi is a jack-of-all-trades. From 1989 to 2009, “Doc” coached Iolani’s high school boys basketball team and accumulated more..

John Tonry

With the recent meteorite scare that hit Chelyabinsk, Russia, earlier this month, the research and development of ATLAS (Asteroid Terrestrial-impact..

Lynne Boyer

When Lynne Boyer was featured on MidWeek‘s cover Aug. 7, 1985, she was a renowned surfer who pioneered the concept..