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Friday, October 24, 2014         

Editorials

Our View
 Suburban issues dominate races
From long-established Pearl City, to bustling Mililani and Waipio in Central Oahu, to burgeoning Kapolei in Ewa, these are the domains of Oahu's quintessential middle-class communities. Story »
Island Voices
Set amid our island landscape is a global business community hungry for skilled workers who can help drive and sustain economic growth.  Story »

It was truly encouraging for teachers to read in this newspaper that they have something in common with Hawaii's three leading gubernatorial candidates and their concerns over the highly controversial Common Core national educational standards.  Story »

We are advocates for universal preschool, but not at the expense of our state's public education system. The constitutional amendment regarding early childhood education is proposing that the state allow public money be used for private preschools. Story »

Insight
It may seem as if the wind has died down and everyone is letting the sun shine, where alternative resources are concerned.  Story »

The public profile of the wind energy issue has dropped lower on the viewscreen in the last six years since the adoption of the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative, in which it played a starring role.  Story »

The Navy has been a part of Steve Colon's life, one way or another, for more than three decades. Colon, Hawaii region president for Hunt Cos., left active duty in 1988 and retired from the reserves as a captain in 2006.

For Thursday, October 23, 2014
Amendment favors corporate farming • Public can fix mess by going to polls • Preschool measure is questionable; and more

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For Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Shidler's altruism an inspiration • A rose by any other name …
2014 Endorsements
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It appears the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission could devote some of Wednesday to chewing on the Pacific Resource Partnership, which, because of the money it flings around, is one of our most influential political players.

Synopsis: There needs to be more education about the Ebola virus, so that we may be able to care for those who get sick anywhere, in the hospital, at home, etc., without contracting the virus.

The Waianae District, one of the areas on Oahu with serious health problems and lacking in medical facilities, will have two full-time physicians in a few months.


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Hawaii Five-0 Sunset on the Beach
CBS hosted its annual Sunset on the Beach premiere event celebrating season five and the 100th episode of Hawaii Five-0 at Waikiki Beach. More photos »
 
Kauai’s Gift To Waikiki Echoes Elvis
It is one of the most romantic and classic Hollywood scenes filmed in Hawaii: Elvis Presley serenading Joan Blackman with Hawaiian Wedding Song as they float on a double-hulled canoe at Coco Palms on Kauai. Read More »
 

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