WHITE PLAINS, New York (KHNL) - A 10-year-old Honolulu boy is one of the winners of the 2008 Arthur Ashe Essay Contest.
Andrew Yip was among the 2,300 participants who have submitted an essay about tennis legend Arthur Ashe. Each participant had to respond to the question, "How do you exemplify Arthur Ashe?"
Yip and nine other winners have won an all-expense paid trip to New York City to attend the Arthur Ashe Kids Day at the U.S. Open.
Authorities have shut down all westbound lanes of the H-1 Freeway near the Wilder Avenue off-ramp on Monday morning following a crash.
Authorities are again warning residents in the Big Island's Ka'u district to be prepared for ashfall and potentially "hazardous air quality" through the day.
Ongoing eruptions in Kilauea's east rift zone are triggering ongoing concerns.
The destructive lava flows that have been setting homes, roads, and land ablaze in Lower Puna dealt a critical blow on Saturday night when it created a 20-foot wall of lava on Highway 137.
As a result of the Kilauea Volcano eruption, a shelter has been opened for evacuated residents and other closures have been reported.