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Caleb Hartsfield

So Da Kine

So Da Kine

In Hawaii, “da kine” is  an all-purpose phrase that can be a noun, verb or adjective. Ask any pidgin-speaker: “Da kine is da kine!”

TheBus Noir: Mystery Of Circle Island

TheBus Noir: Mystery Of Circle Island

It was seemingly a route to nowhere, but Civil Beat’s cartoonist was determined to solve the riddle.

Alternative Uses For Honolulu Rail Line

Alternative Uses For Honolulu Rail Line

Say city and state leaders never do figure out how to finish the project. That doesn’t mean what’s already built goes to waste.

Scariest Ride In Honolulu

Scariest Ride In Honolulu

The 50th State Fair has begun at Aloha Stadium near the route of the wildly over-budget Honolulu rail project.

Stopping Bad Behavior On TheBus

Stopping Bad Behavior On TheBus

Please kokua. It’s not in anyone’s interest to distract the person at the wheel of a big rig.

The Perils Of Fine Dining

The Perils Of Fine Dining

You are what you eat, and that can be disconcerting with the recent news about public health concerns in the islands.

In Case Of Nuclear Attack …

In Case Of Nuclear Attack …

What to make of the federal courthouse being the place to go if the apocalypse comes our way.

Spam Musubi: A Tasty History Lesson

Spam Musubi: A Tasty History Lesson

Here’s how the two came together to create an iconic island offering.

Da Best Musubi

Da Best Musubi

There are many variables of this local favorite, but there’s really no improving on the basic.