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Share road with more bike lanes

As Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s administration gears up for a second four-year term, it intends to continue creating bicycle lanes in the city’s urban neighborhoods. Read More
Updated on  December 8, 2016 at 7:13 pm

Island Voices

Hawaii colonists braved enemy fire to hold islands for U.S.

Throughout this week, we have been commemorating the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and our subsequent entry into World War II. Read More
Updated on  December 7, 2016 at 6:16 pm

Letters

Bike lanes don’t belong on McCully

Why are bike lanes on McCully Street being added (“McCully Street bike lanes to eliminate up to 30 parking spots,” Star-Advertiser, Dec. 2)? Read More
Updated on  December 8, 2016 at 7:29 pm

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Off the News

Hawaii laws protecting elders rank high

Hawaii got the top ranking for its statutory protections against financial elder abuse, in the most recent survey by the personal-finance website WalletHub.com. Read More
Updated on  December 8, 2016 at 7:31 pm

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

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Tammi Oyadomari-Chun, DOE assistant superintendent for strategy, innovation and performance.

Tammi Oyadomari-Chun: Assistant superintendent advances the DOE’s latest strategic plan

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Tammi Oyadomari-Chun, DOE assistant superintendent for strategy, innovation and performance.

Updated on  December 8, 2016 at 7:27 pm
Tammi Oyadomari-Chun is surrounded by planning documents and charts with data and a calendar of meetings that has taken her around the state finalizing the Department ofEducation strategic plan. 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