WAIKIKI - HONOLULU, HAWAII NEWSLETTER
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| FEATURES AND HIGHLIGHTS|
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| Martin & MacArthur Waikiki Stores|
Martin & MacArthur is Hawaii's premier retailer specializing in innovative personal accessories and home furnishings made with Koa wood, by the finest craftsmen in Hawaii. More...
| Notice Of Real Property Tax Credit Application Availability - Mayor Kirk Caldwell today reminded residents that the City & County of Honolulu offers a real property tax credit to property owners who meet certain eligibility requirements. Applicants who qualify, are entitled to a tax credit equal to the amount of taxes owed for the current tax year that exceed 3% of the titleholders' combined gross income. This tax credit will be applied to next year's taxes. Annual filing is required for this credit. More...|
| WAIKIKI EVENTS - COVID-19 ALERT! (COVID-19 ALERT)|
Many events have been postpone or canceled. Please check out our news section for latest updates. Stay Safe! More...
| Mayor Caldwell Takes Action On Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Bills|
Mayor Kirk Caldwell has taken action on the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Budget Bills approved earlier this month by the Honolulu City Council. More...
| Modified Summer Fun Program To Be Offered By DPT For Free|
The Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) is excited to announce a modified version of Summer Fun will be held this year. The program will be offered at no charge to Oahu families with Mayor Caldwell waiving the fees for the summer day camp. More...
| Project Beginning To Mitigate Safety Concerns At Koko Head Summit - A project designed to address deficient structures atop Koko Head, which pose a public safety risk, will begin next week. More...|
| Kal kaua Open Street Sundays To Begin June 14, 2020 - The City and County of Honolulu along with the Hawai'i Bicycling League, announced the launch of Kal kaua Open Street Sundays. For four consecutive Sundays, beginning June 14, bicyclists, joggers, and walkers will be able to travel down Kal kaua Avenue in Waik k to enjoy outdoor exercise while promoting one of the simplest ways to lower our environmental footprint with other members of our island 'ohana. More...|
| The Oahu Pedestrian Plan's Draft Pedestrian Priority Network Open For Public Comment - The City and County of Honolulu's Department of Transportation Services (DTS) is excited to publish the Draft Pedestrian Priority Network, which will play a large role in the development of the first ever Oahu Pedestrian Plan, and requests comments and input from the public. More...|
| King Kamehameha Day Holiday Schedule - City and County of Honolulu offices will be closed in observance of King Kamehameha Day on Thursday, June 11. More...|
| Amendment To Ho oulu I Honolulu 3.0 Approved - Mayor Kirk Caldwell today announced that the City and County of Honolulu's proposal to Governor David Ige has been approved to allow for the safe reopening of the following designated business and operations with limitations as outlined in the replacement Exhibit A of the Emergency Order No. 2020-15 (Amendment to Ho'oulu i Honolulu 3.0), effective Friday, June 19: More...|
| Mayor Caldwell Signs Progressive Energy Code, Highlights Job Creation From City Green Energy Projects In Covid-19 Economic Recovery - Having trouble viewing this email? Click here to view as a webpage . More...|
| Film And Tv Production Approved To Restart On Oahu On June 5 - Mayor Kirk Caldwell today announced that the film and television industry will be able to reopen for production and on-location filming starting Friday, June 5. Governor David Ige approved the request by the City and County of Honolulu as part of Honolulu's Amended Emergency Order 2020-15. More...|
| Honolulu Department Of Parks And Recreation (DPR) Unveil A New Online Reservation System - Parks and Recreation Online System, PROS, available to public beginning Wednesday, June 3 at 12 noon. More...|
| Waikiki Neighborhood Board Meeting June 2020 Agenda (6/9/2020 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)|
Come learn about what's going on in the Waikiki community. More...
| Waikiki Neighborhood Board Meeting March 2020 Minutes|
Come learn about what's going on in the community! More...
| Prepare For Hurricane Season And Consider The Challenges COVID-19 Brings|
In their annual joint press conference last week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Central Pacific Hurricane Center (CPHC) announced there is a 75% chance of near - or below-normal tropical cyclone activity during the Central Pacific hurricane season this year which begins on Monday, June 1 and runs through November 30. More...
| Food Assistance Program To Recently Unemployed Set To Conclude - A public-private partnership between the City and County of Honolulu, the Bank of Hawaii Foundation and the Hawaii Community Foundation to provide food assistance to recently unemployed individuals is set to conclude with two remaining food distribution events at Aloha Stadium. More...|
| Midas Hawaii - 10 NEW Auto Repair & Service Reviews and Testimonials|
We think we do a great job but don't take our word for it. Many of our customers are glad to share their experience with us. "Consistent Quality Service" is what you can expect!" More...
| Mayor's Plan Approved To Get More Of Oahu Safely Back To Work - Mayor Kirk Caldwell today announced that the City and County of Honolulu's proposal to Governor David Ige that allowed for the safe reopening of more Oahu designated businesses and operations has been approved. These businesses and operations will be allowed to reopen under the Mayor's Ho oulu i Honolulu 3.0 Order (Restore Honolulu 3.0 Order). More...|
| Honolulu Zoo Reopening June 5 - The Honolulu Zoo would like to inform the general public that while they are included in the "outdoor attractions" category in Mayor Kirk Caldwell's Restore Honolulu 3.0 Order, they are reopening their doors to the general public on June 5 with a modified schedule and hours of operation. The zoo will be open every Wednesday through Sunday (closing for maintenance and cleaning on Mondays and Tuesdays). More...|
| Midas Royal Flush (Fluids Exchange) Service|
As time goes on, the engine, power steering, cooling and brake system builds solid deposits that can can create big problems long term. A quick, inexpensive flush can keep the these systems in shape. Check out our online special Midas Hawaii Royal Flush Fluids Exchange Service that includes brake flush, coolant flush, engine flush, fuel system flush and power steering flush. Click on the link to view our internet online discount sale special. More...
| Mayor Outlines Plan To Get More Of Oahu Safely Back To Work|
Mayor Kirk Caldwell today announced that he submitted the City and County of Honolulu's proposal to Governor David Ige for approval to allow for the safe reopening of more Oahu designated businesses and operations. These businesses and operations, if approved, will be allowed to reopen under guidelines and recommendations to ensure safety for both employees of these establishments and customers/clients. More...
| Oahu Driver Licensing And State ID Services Restart By Appointment Only - The City and County of Honolulu today reopened its driver licensing centers and resumed serving residents on an appointment-only basis as well as requiring masks or face coverings during in-office visits. More...|
| The Honolulu Zoo Welcomes Two Endangered Baby Giraffes - The Honolulu Zoo is happy to announce they received two new Reticulated Giraffes from the Albuquerque Biological Park on Thursday, May 21. Neelix (male) was born on January 6, 2019 and is 1 year and 4 months old. Sandi (female) was born on July 5, 2019 and is about 10 months old. The International Union for Conservation of Nature has the Reticulated Giraffe listed as "endangered," on the IUCN Red List. More...|
| The Handi-Van Eligibility Center Open For Appointments - The City and County of Honolulu announced that TheHandi-Van Eligibility Center is again conducting in-person assessments for those wishing to extend or apply for TheHandi-Van eligibility. TheHandi-Van is a public transit service for people with disabilities who are unable to independently use TheBus. More...|
| Oahu Opens Appointments To More Expired Driver Licenses And State IDs - The City and County of Honolulu announced today that online appointments are now open for residents whose Hawai'i driver licenses and state identification cards have expiration dates this year in March, April, May, June and July. More...|
| Used Cars For Sale with Photos In Oahu Honolulu, Hawaii by I Buy Cars Today .com|
Used cars for sale on the island of Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii. Our customers can count on quality used cars, great prices, and a knowledgeable sales staff. WHY BUY FROM US? 1) 3 Day Return/Exchange Policy 2) 90-day Mechanical Repair Guarantee 3) Haggle Free Buying. More...
| Mountain Apple Company - The Mountain Apple Company - Happy 61st Birthday IZ! - Google Doodle Honors Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwoʻole|
In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in the U.S., on May 20th, 2020, Google is celebrating Native Hawaiian singer-songwriter "IZ" Kamakawiwoʻole on his 61st birthday with an animated video Doodle overlayed to his iconic version of "Over The Rainbow", WATCH VIDEO AND GET THE DETAILS. More...
| Mahalo Mailboxes - Honolulu, Hawaii Newsletter June 2020|
Packing, shipping and freight news, events, offers, tips from Pack and Ship Hawaii - Oahu - Honolulu, Hawaii. More...
| Hawaii Artist Hank Taufaasau Newsletter June 2020|
Latest news, events, new art and more from Hawaii Artist Hank Taufaasau. More...
| Pack and Ship - Honolulu, Hawaii Newsletter June 2020|
Packing, shipping and freight news, events, offers, tips from Pack and Ship Hawaii - Oahu - Honolulu, Hawaii. More...
| The Mail Box Postal Service of Honolulu Hawaii Newsletter June 2020|
Mailing tips and resources, mailbox news, feature services, new offers and more... More...
| Sell Your Car FAST! - Honolulu, Hawaii, 96819 (Off Nimitz Highway)|
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| Waikiki Surf Lessons Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort Video|
Looking for the best surfing experience while on the islands? Look no further. Our surf instructors are simply the best. They have been surfing the waters of Hawaii and teaching surfing for many years. They are committed to your safety, customer service, and in delivering an experience you'll remember for a long time. You will be catching your first set of waves with them in the same spot where Hawaiian royalties and the legendary Duke Kahanamoku surfed. More...
| Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort Lagoon Activities Video|
Enjoy an array of fun-filled family activities at Duke Kahanamoku Lagoon, a spectacular five-acre salt-water lagoon featuring a state-of-the-art water circulation system. Named after Hawaii's legendary Ambassador of Aloha - surfer and Olympic swimming champion, Duke Paoa Kahanamoku - our sparkling lagoon is the perfect place to lounge on a beach chair, take a tranquil swim, or while away the hour beneath swaying palm trees. More...
| Waikiki Friday Fireworks at Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort Video|
Celebrate Aloha Friday every week with a Fireworks spectacular on the sands of Waikiki Beach, directly in front of the Hilton Hawaiian Village Resort. Join us for this free show at 7.45pm. The best view can be seen from the Rockin' Hawaiian Rainbow Revue, Hau Tree Bar and the Tropic's Bar & Grill outdoor seating. More...
| FREE Fire Assessment and Emergency Preparedness Kit From Hero Fire Protection|
Learn how to protect from a fire disaster! More...
| R & C Roofing Contractors Roof Discount Coupon Deal Sales Offers - Oahu - Honolulu, Hawaii - (Lic. #C 33642)|
NEED A NEW ROOF? We have great roof purchase online special offers.
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- FREE Hurricane Clips (Value $1200) OR
- FREE 100 Linear Feet of Rain Gutters (Value $800) OR
- FREE Solar Fan (Value $1200) OR
- FREE PV Solar Panel & Gutter Cleaning (Value $600)
| Best Waikiki Sail, Boat & Snorkeling Tours at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort|
You will love this catamaran cruises in Waikiki. From breakfast sails to moonlight evening sails. Snorkeling, swimming and so much more. Make your online reservation today! More...
| Best Surf Lessons In Waikiki at Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort|
Learn to surf where Hawaiian royalty and legendary watermen like Duke Kahanamoku surfed. Our professional instructors will get you up and riding on your very first lesson! Our instructors are state licensed and certified in first aid and CPR. More...
| Midas Hawaii - Exclusive SUMMER SALE Oil Change Online Specials Auto-Repair & Service|
Buy online in advance and save BIG from Midas Hawaii. Oil changes, tire rotations, system flushes, safely checks, gift certificates and much more... More...
| Plein Air Painting on Location with Mark N. Brown (12 Week Oil/Acrylic Art Class - Honolulu, Hawaii) - Summer Art Class 2020|
If you're ready to take your art to a higher level. Let island scenery inspire you. Paint as a group at Oahu's beaches, mountains, and parks. Come prepared to paint at the first meeting, when later locations are announced. Students show their work in a group art show at the end of class, time and place to be determined. Course covers basic acrylic or oil painting for beginning to advanced students. Students provide their own transportation to painting locations. More...
| Wolfgang's Steakhouse By Wolfgang Zwiener|
Wolfgang's menu has something to please every palate with their famous mouth-watering steaks, and other excellent entrée selections including veal, lamb, wild king salmon, Chilean sea bass, sushi grade tuna, three-pound lobsters, and more. More...
| Duke's Waikiki|
Named "Best Place to Take Visitors" by Honolulu Magazine, "Best Place to Go on a Sunday" by Honolulu Weekly readers and "Best Nightlife Venue" in Hawaii by Zagat Survey, Duke's Waikiki pays tribute to famed waterman Duke Kahanamoku and provides an authentic and enjoyable Hawaiian-style dining experience. More...
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| EAT - Restaurants and Food |
It is always more fun to party on a full stomach and there is no shortage of great restaurants, cafes and food places around in Waikiki. Restaurants, Fast Food, Pizza, Ice Cream and Smoothie Stores, Internet cafes and more... More...
| SHOP - Clothing, Jewelry And Shopping |
One thing that will never run out of style in Waikiki is shopping. If you look hard enough, you will find something for just about any kind of taste. Clothing Stores, Jewelry, Lingerie, Swimwear, Sports Wear, Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Surf Shops More...
| STAY - Hotels, Resorts, Condominiums, Condos |
Waikiki is not only known for its great beaches, shopping places and the hottest nightclub in town... it is also home lot of great hotels ranging from the ultra luxurious to the reasonably priced. More...
| PLAY - Entertainment & Activities |
Trust us, you will never run out of fun things to check out and do in Waikiki. We want to keep you entertained with activities you can do while in Waikiki. Entertainment, Karaoke, Indoor Gun Clubs, Surf Lessons. More...
| BEAUTY - Beauty, Health and Wellness |
Waikiki is also a great place to find solutions for your beauty, health and wellness needs. Cosemetics Spas, Hair Salons and Day Spas, Tanning Salon, Yoga and Pilates, Fitness Clubs, Foot Massage, Massage Services, Medical Clinics, Nail Salons. More...
| TRANSPORTATION - Transportation |
Here in Waikiki, there are tons of transportation services that can take you to where you want to go. For out of town guests and locals alike. Car Rentals, Limousine Services, Taxi Companies, Motorcycle Rentals, Travel Agents. More...
| LEARN - Culture, Landmarks, Lectures, Workshops, Hawaiiana |
There are many great Waikiki resources to the learn, explore and deepen your understanding of Waikiki and many other great topics/subjects More...
| OTHER - Other Businesses And Resources |
Banks, Children & Families, Currency Exchange, Medical Services & Facilities, Postal Services, Visitor Information & Guides, Wedding Service, Tattoos Studios, Modeling And Photography and much more More...
| VACATION - Activity Desk and Travel Agencies |
Need support guidance getting the most out of you Waikiki experience? This town always has something for everyone. Even long time or newly minted residents or tourist will find this list of Waikiki activities desk and travel agencies helpful. More...
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