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U.S. NAVY PHOTO BY MASS COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST 3RD CLASS CHRISTOPHER THOMAS
                                Photo of the temporary staging area for aqueous film-forming foam recovery at the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility.
Off The News: Navy’s changing story on video

On Friday Navy officials said there was no video footage of the toxic fire-suppression foam spilling last week near the Red Hill fuel storage facility, further upsetting all who worried about contamination of the nearby water aquifer. The next day, news of the video surfaced. Read more

COURTESY ERIC YAP
                                Hawaii Ballet Theater in a performance this year at the newly renovated Leeward Theater.
Off The News: Leeward’s hub for arts, culture

The Leeward Theatre has undergone a $11.9 million renovation, with 628 new seats, modernized stage and lighting, and a new orchestra pit, while retaining its impressive 1974 lobby mural by artist Jean Charlot. Read more

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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The lands of Hāwea Heiau in Hawai’i Kai was purchased by Livable Hawai’i Kai Hui after it was threatened by developers. Pictured is an overall of the Hāwea Heiau located at 6810-6888 Hawaii Kai Drive.
Off The News: Oahu gets a preservation commission

Three decades have passed since the Honolulu City Council first authorized an Oahu Historic Preservation Commission, which is charged with ensuring development projects do not destroy historical sites or important cultural artifacts. Read more

U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO BY TECH. SGT. HAILEY HAUX
                                U.S. Space Force Chief of Space Operations Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, speaks with Guardians and future Guardians during a visit to Pacific Air Forces Headquarters at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Feb. 3, 2022. While in Hawaii, Raymond got the chance to meet with various Airmen, Guardians and Soldiers throughout the island, all who serve in support of the Space Force and its mission.
Off The News: Space Guardians land here

The Guardians have arrived in Hawaii — that being the official name for the troops in the U.S. Space Force, establishing its first regional command here. It was a controversial name when unveiled in 2020, mainly because it calls to mind the “Guardians of the Galaxy” movies. Read more


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