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Leadership MIA in homeless fight

Hawaii had a homelessness problem for years before it became a front-burner issue across the state, especially in urban Honolulu. Read More
Updated on  May 26, 2016 at 8:28 pm

Island Voices

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                                Chelsea Lyons Kent is one of the lead volunteer organizers in Hawaii for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Fate of Hawaii Democratic Party in the balance this weekend

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                                Chelsea Lyons Kent is one of the lead volunteer organizers in Hawaii for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Updated on  May 26, 2016 at 6:56 pm
The Bernie Sanders campaign in Hawaii kicked off in June 2015 with just a few dozen hopeful people gathered at the Pearlridge Zippy’s. Read More

Letters

Hanabusa ought to stay at HART

Colleen Hanabusa’s talent and experience are badly needed at the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (“U.S. House bid by Hanabusa expected,” Star-Advertiser, May 26). Read More
Updated on  May 26, 2016 at 8:43 pm

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Off the News

‘Paradise’ means different things

What puts the paradise in Paradise Park? Read More
Updated on  May 26, 2016 at 8:33 pm

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Updated on  May 21, 2016 at 8:06 pm

Insight

ESSA helps ease teacher-test link

Teachers are happy that they will have greater control over the factors weighing into their own job evaluations, which ultimately factor into their pay, especially for the next school year. Read More

Name in the News

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                                Deepak Neupane, Director of Planning and Development for Hawaii Community Development Authority.

HCDA’s planning director sees paradigm shift for Oahu’s urban core

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                                Deepak Neupane, Director of Planning and Development for Hawaii Community Development Authority.

Updated on  May 27, 2016 at 12:35 am
The field of architecture sort of found Deepak Neupane through results of a standardized test he took after high school, pointing him in its direction. Read More

Kauakukalahale

Kolohe hou mai kahi ‘Iona Likiuma

Synopsis: The sale of e-cigarettes to minors has just been prohibited by the FDA. Now we are seeing problems with the lithium ion batteries that power them as well as other devices. They can explode! Read More
Updated on  May 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm

On Politics

Isle Democratic convention has strange brew of issues

In different ways, much of this weekend’s state Hawaii Democratic Party convention will be about the futures of U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and former U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa. Read More
Updated on  May 27, 2016 at 10:59 am

Back in the Day

May 15, 1967: Molokai may grow golden ears

Every Sunday, “Back in the Day” looks at an article that ran on this date in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin. The items are verbatim, so don’t blame us today for yesteryear’s bad grammar. Read More
Updated on  May 14, 2016 at 10:45 pm