Hanauma Bay open for the weekend

Ocean Safety officials reopen beach after influx of jellyfish

 UPDATED 2:57 PM HST Apr 06, 2013
HONOLULU -

Good news, Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve is open.

Ocean Safety officials closed the beach Friday, after an influx of box jellyfish was harming the public.  Lifeguards treated more than 30 people for stings.

It's been more than three years since the bay had to be closed because of box jellyfish, according to Ocean Safety officials.

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