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School flexibility key to DOE plan

Everyone’s on a learning curve at the state Department of Education — and not just the kids. Read More
Updated on  December 2, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Island Voices

A random act of beauty at post office

A “random act of kindness” — this is the true spirit of Christmas, and the holidays. Read More
Updated on  December 2, 2016 at 5:58 pm

Letters

Dec. 7 heroes weren’t coddled

The Nov. 30 Star-Advertiser (“Day of Infamy”) should be required reading for all Americans. Read More
Updated on  December 2, 2016 at 5:51 pm

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Off the News

A blustery weekend to launch Christmas festivities

A winter storm has delivered a thick blanket of snow to the Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa summits on Hawaii island — so no snowball fights at Honolulu Hale. Read More
Updated on  December 3, 2016 at 1:12 am

Insight

STAR-ADVERTISER / 2001
                                The Arizona Memorial, Battleship Missouri Memorial and Ford Island are seen from the air. Oil still seeps from the wreckage of the USS Arizona.

Pearl Harbor’s 75th: Forge wise future with alliances

STAR-ADVERTISER / 2001
                                The Arizona Memorial, Battleship Missouri Memorial and Ford Island are seen from the air. Oil still seeps from the wreckage of the USS Arizona.

Updated on  December 3, 2016 at 3:05 pm
As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Dec. 7 attack on PearlHarbor and remember the horrific war that followed, we must continue to look forward to preserve the policies andforce postures that have provided stability and promoted U.S. national interests in the Asia-Pacific in recent decades. Read More

Name in the News

DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Jim Barahal is the Honolulu Marathon Association’s president and CEO.

Jim Barahal: Honolulu Marathon’s president balances tradition and innovation

DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Jim Barahal is the Honolulu Marathon Association’s president and CEO.

Updated on  December 2, 2016 at 9:33 am
Under the glittering glow of booming fireworks, the 44th Honolulu Marathon will get underway at 5 a.m. Dec. 11. Read More

Kauakukalahale

He Kaukau Aloha No Keomailani, Ua Hala

Synopsis: In loving memory of Keomailani Woolford. Read More
Updated on  December 2, 2016 at 5:36 pm

On Politics

Gabbard’s meeting with Trump has tongues wagging, and local Democratic heads shaking

Hawaii U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard started her November trip to New York’s Trump Tower as a rumored job interview and apparently ended it as an hour-long lecture on American foreign policyfor the president-elect. Read More
Updated on  December 4, 2016 at 12:19 am

Back in the Day

Oct. 16, 1964: Shoemaker, Hitch, Cool to Foreign Trade Zone

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  October 14, 2016 at 6:16 pm