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Cory Lum

VIDEO: How Much Coral Has Been Lost Cory Lum/Civil Beat

VIDEO: How Much Coral Has Been Lost

Bob Richmond, director of the Kewalo Marine Laboratory, walks us through the devastation to coral reefs over the past few years.

Comic Con — Three Days Of Escapism In Honolulu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Comic Con — Three Days Of Escapism In Honolulu

Comic book and movie aficionados rub elbows with heroes and villains during the third annual Amazing Hawaii Comic Convention.

SLIDESHOW: End Of An Odyssey For Hokulea Cory Lum/Civil Beat

SLIDESHOW: End Of An Odyssey For Hokulea

After sailing more than 40,000 miles to 150 ports in 19 countries, Hawaii’s floating ambassador to the world is back where it started three years ago.

Waikiki Beaches Contract While Ala Wai Canal Rises Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Waikiki Beaches Contract While Ala Wai Canal Rises

This week’s king tides have beachgoers dodging waves while the canal nears the top of its retaining walls.

What Goes On Inside A Craft Brewery Cory Lum/Civil Beat

What Goes On Inside A Craft Brewery

From bags of grain to kegs of the finished product, a look at the process that makes 1,500 barrels of beer a year in Kakaako.

The Projector: HPD’s New Recruits

The Projector: HPD’s New Recruits

After six months of training, 17 people graduate to begin their careers with the Honolulu Police Department.

The Projector: Awash In Murals Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Awash In Murals

Artists descend on Kakaako for the seventh POW! WOW! Hawaii street mural festival.

The Projector: Protesters Wear What They Want Banned In ‘Trashion Show’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Protesters Wear What They Want Banned In ‘Trashion Show’

Members of several environmental organizations strut their stuff as they target plastic bags and foam food containers.

The Projector: Images Of 2016 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Images Of 2016

Donald Trump’s surprising win came during a year of many losses in the islands, including the deaths of 12 U.S. Marines and a sitting congressman.

The Projector: If It’s Christmas, It Must Be The Obamas Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: If It’s Christmas, It Must Be The Obamas

The president and his family have spent every holiday season on Oahu since he’s been in office. Here are some scenes from over the years.

The Projector: Five Days At Standing Rock Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Five Days At Standing Rock

A Civil Beat team arrived in North Dakota just in time for a dramatic announcement about the Dakota Access Pipeline, and departed just in time to avoid a blizzard.

The Projector: Pearl Harbor, 75 Years Later Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Pearl Harbor, 75 Years Later

On a pier within view of the USS Arizona Memorial, a ceremony honors those who died Dec. 7, 1941, and those who survived.