HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Travel Channel has put out its annual list of 15 Best Amusement and Water Parks - and Oahu's Wet 'n' Wild made the list. The Travel Channel says Wet 'n' Wild is, "quite simply one of the best water parks in the country."
Hawaiian Airlines Executive Chef Chai Chaowasaree rolls out a new First Class meal program features five local top chefs - Jon Matusbara of Japengo, Lee Anne Wong of Koko Head Café, Wade Ueoka of MW, Andrew Le from The Pig & the Lady, and Sheldon Simeon of Mala Wailea. Matsubara kicks it off with Maui Red Wine braised short ribs with taro mash.
Graham Builders plans an open house on June 13 and 14, to show its custom-built home designs. The open house will be in Aiea, at 99-124 Lilikoa Place. Graham Builders put up many of the houses in Kahala.
The Kona restaurant Huggo's is in the news again for the second time this week - bartender Billy Gienger is doing a different drink every night this summer - There is no menu listing for them because even he doesn't know until he invents it. You just ask.
IHOP changes its logo - sort of. It's actually the same logo as before, but with a smiley face. The International House of Pancakes was founded in 1958 in Toluca Lake, a community on the east of Burbank that was home to Bob Hope and Amelia Earhart. Today, IHOP notwithstanding, it's known for the nation's oldest Bob's Big Boy.