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STAR-ADVERTISER / APRIL 27
Editorial: HART, city must align on rail reset

COVID-19 has thrown a roadblock in front of virtually everything on Oahu, the rail project not the least among these. Read more

InsightIsland Voices

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Column: Reimagining education with purpose is needed in pandemic — and for future

In the midst of the biggest disruption in the history of education, we are re-evaluating and adjusting our education practices and protocols, while also questioning the core purpose of education. Read more

Letters

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams speaks during a press conference on Aug. 25 in Honolulu.
Letters: Surgeon general badly treated here; Jobless pay price for UI office snafus; Seniors need more affordable housing

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams was in Hawaii helping with surge testing in order to assist the state in reducing the spread of COVID-19 Read more

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Off the News

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams spoke at a press conference on Aug. 25.
Editorial: Going after the surgeon general

The city appears to be going to the mat over citations of U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams and his aide for violating the pandemic closure of Kualoa Regional Park. Read more

InsightIsland Voices

ASSOCIATED PRESS
Column: Reimagining education with purpose is needed in pandemic — and for future

In the midst of the biggest disruption in the history of education, we are re-evaluating and adjusting our education practices and protocols, while also questioning the core purpose of education. Read more

5 Questions With ...

GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                “I think the biggest threat will be the expiration of assistance to those still jobless at the end of 2020. Unemployment benefits are time-limited. Many who have received the sometimes minimal UI (unemployment insurance) payments thus far will no longer receive anything,” Larry Geller said.
Hawaii community activist Larry Geller advocates for the vulnerable struggling with the coronavirus pandemic

Larry Geller is project director of the GreenWheel Food Hub, past president and board member of the Kokua Council and secretary/treasurer for the Hawaii Coalition for Health. Read more

Kauakukalahale

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
Column: Kū‘ono‘ono ke ke‘ena kilo hōkū i loko nō o ka wā wī

Synopsis: At this time of economic hardship, it does not make sense for the University of Hawaii to hire a permanent director for its Institute of Astronomy. It should reflect the belt- tightening required of the rest of the units. Read more

On Politics

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / 2016
                                Former Gov. George Ariyoshi speaks at the Hawaii Convention Center in 2016.
On Politics: Former Gov. Ariyoshi’s book gives thoughtful advice from a man with Hawaii State Plan

The late Hawaii lobbyist John Radcliffe was fond of advising clients and colleagues to “have a plan.” Read more

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