HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Agnes' Portuguese Bake Shop is gone, but there's a party in the works – to be held February 28 at Cinnamon's Restaurant. You'll probably see the signs online and around Kailua.
Louis Vuitton is doing pop up stores at malls across the U.S. – they started in Miami, just wrapped on Rodeo Drive, and on the day after Valentine's Day it comes to Ala Moana Center.
A Waikiki hotel GM will supervise a $35 million renovation. Jeff Perkins manages the Queen Kapiolani, on Kapahulu acrossd from the zoo parking. Perkins came from the Kahala Hotel, and Turtle Bay before that.
Tropics Ale House will come to Waikiki. PBN reports the brewpub is taking the former Snappers Bar on Ala Moana Boulevard, near Discovery Bay. Snappers was the bar that got in trouble for mistreatment of waitresses.
Impact Hub Honolulu starts something new – the third location of Juicy Brew – with farm-to-table cooking. And, yes, those are ulu nachos.
Valentine's Day is this week. Sounds of Aloha has several quartets doing "singing Valentines" Tuesday and Wednesday – $75 for a song, a card, a rose and a quick exit. I think the idea is that you set it up, then position yourself to close the deal, as it were, after the singers decamp. HawaiiSingingValentines dotcom.