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Sunday, November 23, 2014         

Editorials

Our View
 Strengthen state services to protect keiki
Skilled, compassionate foster parents are so essential to the state's social safety net. Without any doubt, they deserve a system that recognizes their value to Hawaii families, especially its children. Story »
Island Voices
Is the Army a good deal for Hawaii? Frankly, I don't care. There are burdens and benefits to hosting military installations, but we're all in this together. Story »

Thousands of years before western settlement, the Hawaiian people had a tradition of caring for one another as ohana. Story »

Insight
The call for school empowerment has intensified over the past year, as dictates by the federal government and the state Department of Education galvanized some principals and teachers to warn that students will suffer as local communities lose control of their neighborhood schools. Story »

The Hawaii Housing Finance & Development Corp. was created in 2006, when lawmakers decided that a single agency managing both public housing and the development of affordable housing through public-private partnerships was less effective than it could be.  Story »

Jennifer Sabas has been keeping busy since her former boss, U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, died in December 2012 at age 88. Resume highlights at the moment for the senator's former chief of staff include executive director of Move Oahu Forward, a pro-rail organization she joined in May 2013.

For Sunday, November 23, 2014
UH football program needs better finances • Tour operators wrong to sell ‘free' tickets • Palace vandal given pretty light sentence • Enforce anti-noise law against boom boxes • Thanksgiving history not well understood and more

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For Saturday, November 22, 2014
The state Campaign Spending Commission upheld the public interest by voting 3-1 to refer complaints against the Pacific Resource Partnership Political Action Committee for possible criminal prosecution.
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Legacies all come down to the bottom line. In reviewing the four-year administration of Gov. Neil Abercrombie, weigh it in terms of predecessors: Govs. George Ariyoshi, John Waihee, Ben Cayetano and Linda Lingle.

Synopsis: A number of students have demonstrated that the fight for what is right is the most enlightening experience to be gained at the University of Hawaii.

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