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Don’t shortchange special-needs kids

It was a group of special-needs public school students who were deprived of the educational services due them, according to federal court rulings and the ultimate settlement. Read More
Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 7:01 pm

Island Voices


Chinatown police hit jaywalkers first

There is a police substation right in Chinatown but you never see any police officers walking a beat enforcing laws, unlike in our precious Waikiki. Read More
Updated on  June 17, 2018 at 7:04 pm

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Tariffs on Canada are a bad deal for Hawaii’s economy

Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 6:51 pm
The relationship between Canada and the United Stated is deep, multifaceted and complex. But one thing is true: for the last 150 years, our spirit of partnership has been unparalleled. Read More

Name in the News

Name in the News: Dan Epstein

Updated on  June 14, 2018 at 6:53 pm
Special Olympics Hawaii began taking shape in 1968 — the same year the movement for children and adults with intellectual disabilities was founded by Eunice Kennedy Shriver and summer games were staged in Chicago. Read More


Kū kaʻapā iā Hawaiʻi, he aloha ʻāina

Updated on  June 15, 2018 at 7:37 pm
Synopsis: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency did not ban the use of the pesticide chemical chlorpyrifos on crops. Hawaiʻi is the first state to do so and hopefully, other states will follow. Read More

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