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GEORGE F. LEE / 2018
Editorial: Push harder for housing options

While Hawaii has ranked in recent years at the edge of top 10 lists for states with the highest median wage, living expenses here are roughly two-thirds higher than the rest of the nation. The most daunting cost-of-living challenge: housing. Read more

InsightIsland Voices

PIXABAY
Column: Professional development will enable women to ascend

It’s been a very long time since women were a novelty in the workplace — but why does equality still elude our workplaces? Read more

Letters

ASSOCIATED PRESS / JULY 31
                                Rep. Tulsi Gabbard
Letters: Russia may undermine Democratic nominee

Is U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard a Russian asset? Read more

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Off the News

DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Taylor Liang is pictured with his lawyer, Jacquelyn Esser, on Thursday at his sentencing in Circuit Court.
Editorial: Getting tough on reckless driving

A drift-racing driver who crashed into a bicyclist on Tantalus Drive was handed a yearlong jail sentence last week. Tragically, the January 2018 crash left a triathlete with permanent injuries. Read more

InsightIsland Voices

PIXABAY
Column: Professional development will enable women to ascend

It’s been a very long time since women were a novelty in the workplace — but why does equality still elude our workplaces? Read more

Name in the News

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / OCT. 11
                                Athline Clark, monument superintendent for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, sits at the boat ramp near the University of Hawaii Marine Center Sand Island facility, where she paddles. Joining her, from left to right, are Dellia Johnson, 11, Rosedina James, 11, Nerisha Batlog, 4, Tera Johnson, 10, and Ciara Batlok, 10.
Q&A with Athline Clark, superintendent of Papahanaumokuakea National Marine Monument

According to NOAA’s monument superintendent Athline Clark, Papahanaumokuakea National Marine Monument is bearing up under strain. Read more

Kauakukalahale

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The women of Halau o Ka Hanu Lehua, of Waikapu, Maui, under the direction of kumu Kamaka Kukona, perform “Kahi, Lua, Kolu” during the hula ‘auana competition in the 56th annual Merrie Monarch Festival on April 27, 2019.
Column: Pākuʻi lua ka malo, hawa maila ka ule

Synopsis: Words for body parts and bodily functions are not taboo in Hawaiian simply because their English counterparts are so in English. Read more

On Politics

ASSOCIATED PRESS
                                Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, listens to a question during a campaign stop in Londonderry, N.H.
Column: Tulsi Gabbard’s tilting at windmills grows increasingly irrelevant

You don’t run for president of the United States because you are modest, but the wrong-headed self-importance of Tulsi Gabbard’s campaign has gone from being a national political oddity to just becoming tedious. Read more

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