BOAT DAYS ALIVE AND WELL
IN THE JUMBO JET AGE
FL MORRIS / FMORRIS@STARBULLETIN.COM
Norwegian Cruise Lines' new cruise ship, Pride of Hawaii, arrived in Honolulu Harbor Saturday morning and tied up at Pier 2. The 93,500-ton ship completed its inaugural interisland voyage after sailing with 1,200 passengers from California.
FLAMES ENGULF WAIPAHU HOME
RICHARD WALKER / RWALKER@STARBULLETIN.COM
Firefighters hosed down a three-bedroom house at 94-931 Kahuailani St. in Waipahu that was completely engulfed in flames yesterday. It took 35 firefighters about 20 minutes to put out the fire, which was reported by a neighbor at 3:40 p.m. No one was inside the home, which appeared to be abandoned. Damage was estimated at $10,000. The house will need to be demolished, fire officials said.
GIVE HIM A BREAK
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARBULLETIN.COM
Vesper Ibanez, 15, found a moment to ham it up yesterday afternoon while break dancing at Kakaako Waterfront Park. Vesper was practicing with his brother Christian. The two belong to a break dance crew called Against All Odds and were visiting the park on a family outing. "There's better people than we are," said Christian. "We're just beginners."
PRAYERS FOR PETS
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARBULLETIN.COM
Liliha resident Carol Ng was led by her Shih Tzu, Bubba, through the pet "chinowa," a large ring meant to clear negative energy, yesterday morning during the Hawaii Kotohira Jinsha-Hawaii Dazaifu Tenmangu's annual pet blessing in Kalihi.