Quantcast

Tuesday, September 30, 2014         

Editorials

Our View
 Police chief needs to explain his role in family dispute
Family disputes around money and property are always messy and frequently even become explosive, and on most occasions outsiders prefer simply to look away.  Story »
Island Voices
Same-sex marriage, or genderless marriage, is not a done deal in Hawaii, even though the Legislature passed Act 1 last fall during its special session and Gov.Neil Abercrombie signed it into law. Next year's Legislature can amend or repeal any law, including Act 1.  Story »

When the firm of Helber Hastert & Fee released its initial plans for the Kawainui-Hamakua Marsh Complex, it included buildings, parking lots, restrooms and trails as part of a plan to achieve a nebulous set of objectives: Story »

Insight
The recent high-profile stories of abuse involving NFL players is bringing focus to the problems of domestic violence and child abuse and neglect. Story »

The news about Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's switching of his 4-year-old son has created an opportunity to discuss appropriate methods of child discipline in the public forum.  Story »

On Wednesday, Alan Oshima will move into the Hawaiian Electric Co. president and CEO's office -- but he's already been a presence at its core for several years.

For Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Jeter reminds us about character • Stop blame game on homelessness issue • Waikiki restrooms world-class awful; and more

EXPRESS YOURSELF

The Star-Advertiser welcomes letters up to 150 words and guest columns of 500-600 words. The Star-Advertiser reserves the right to edit letters for clarity and length. Please direct comments to the issues; personal attacks will not be published. We reserve the right to edit for clarity and length. Include your name, address and daytime telephone number.

Letters must (a) be signed and include your area of residence and (b) include a daytime telephone number (not for publication).

Online form: Click here
Postal Mail: Letters to the Editor, Star-Advertiser
7 Waterfront Plaza, 500 Ala Moana, Suite 7-210
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
E-mail: letters@staradvertiser.com
Fax: (808) 529-4750
For Tuesday, September 30, 2014
It's a $50,000 message that all public officials need to hear and heed. The Honolulu Ethics Commission has imposed its largest-ever civil fine: on former City Councilman Romy Cachola for multiple alleged violations of city ethics laws.
2014 Endorsements
Sunday Comic
 Story »

Four candidates for governor showed up for the recent PBS-Hawaii debate, but the 800-pound gorilla of Hawaii politics was missing.

Synopsis: If Larry Ellison follows some of the mo'olelo of our ali'i, the people of Lāna'i will see a sustainable future.

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.


Star-Advertiser Print Replica
What is a Print Replica?

The Print Replica of the newspaper is a page-by-page replica of the day's printed newspaper - including all stories, sections, photos and ads - not including advertiser preprints - in PDF like form. It can be viewed on your computer's web browser, iPad, iPhone and some e-Readers.



Print Replica FAQ's »
Driving Fore A Cure
American Diabetes Association conducted its 20th annual “Driving Fore A Cure” golf tournament earlier this year at the Hawaii Prince Golf Club. Read More »
 
Hawaii Job Corp Turns 50
Hawaii Job Corps Center recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of its Job Corps program with a ceremony and reception at its Waimanalo center. Read More »
 

Most Popular