Lennie Omalza

Freelance Writer



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The Courier-Journal

This luxurious Sea Ray 400 Sundancer is like a floating condo

When you hear the word "home," what do you think? Perhaps a ranch house, or a shotgun home. Maybe a condo, or a Victorian mansion.

The Courier-Journal

Topp't Handcrafted Pizza offers Louisville diners 'quick, fresh bite'

What started as one location in Elizabethtown in 2015 has blossomed into a second location in Indiana, with plans to add a third spot in Louisville.

The Courier-Journal

See inside this $400K Dutch Star motorhome, the RV of your dreams

If you looked at close-up photos of the high-end furniture or appliances in the Dutch Star motor coach, you'd never know you were looking at interior shots of an RV.


The Courier-Journal

Personalized Perfection

This forever-home in Glenview was custom-built for owners' lifestyle

The Courier-Journal

Welcome to the Sky Pad

This penthouse apartment is part museum, part party venue

The Courier-Journal

Historic House on the Hill

After more than 100 years, this home is still charming as ever

Restaurant Reviews


From a Late-Night Taco Stand in Waikīkī to a Hidden Mexican Eatery in Kalihi

Alejandro's Mexican food is serving up authentic dishes in Kalihi Valley.


Try Breakfast Faves with a Local Twist

My Café in Kapolei offers breakfast and lunch out on the west side.


Hawai'i Kai Thai Restaurant Owner Opens an Italian Restaurant in Ward

Bellini Bistro and Bar offers Italian eats and original cocktails.

Life & Style

The Voice-Tribune

Lady-led, but catering to all

Most people wouldn't consider owning a catering business akin to leading a circus, but Deborah Lowery does.


Field Notes: Digging Through Hawai'i's Vinyl Record Scene

Field Notes explores Honolulu's vast and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Vinyl Record Enthusiasts.

The Voice-Tribune

Little Voices, Big Impacts

Growing up in the United States comes with privileges most American children take for granted.

fashion & beauty

Lei Chic

Picture Perfect

Get ready for your next close-up with Cherbu's new spring line.

Lei Chic

New Moon

A mystical clothing line inspired by folklore of the planets.

Lei Chic

Rebel with a Cause

Kira Hawaii's Rebel Collection showcases jewelry designer's edgy side.