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Denby Fawcett

Denby Fawcett: The Pandemic Is Transforming Hawaii’s Food Culture Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: The Pandemic Is Transforming Hawaii’s Food Culture

Residents have become more aware of the fragile links to mainland food supplies and are supporting locally grown options.

Denby Fawcett: The Pandemic Has Robbed Us Of Everyday Adventures Bob Jones

Denby Fawcett: The Pandemic Has Robbed Us Of Everyday Adventures

Zoom is better than nothing, but by now its charms have begun to wear thin.

Denby Fawcett: A Community Sounds Out Courtesy of Mihana Souza

Denby Fawcett: A Community Sounds Out

Every Friday at 7:30 p.m., make a thunderous sound of thanks for first responders and other essential workers. One to 2 minutes will do it.

Denby Fawcett: When Will This Be Over? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: When Will This Be Over?

Hawaii health officials expect stay-at-home restrictions will be needed until at least June. They need to see a substantial drop in new cases for 14 days before easing up.

Denby Fawcett: Hawaii Writers Suggest Books Of Solace For Isolated Times

Denby Fawcett: Hawaii Writers Suggest Books Of Solace For Isolated Times

Struggling with boredom or fear as you shelter in place? There’s a book for that.

Denby Fawcett: Even The Duke Was No Match For The Spanish Flu Wikimedia Commons

Denby Fawcett: Even The Duke Was No Match For The Spanish Flu

The famous surfer and swimmer had to scuttle his aviator dreams when he came down with it on a mainland tour.

Denby Fawcett: Hoarding Or Helping? How Will Hawaii Get Through The Virus Crisis? Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Hoarding Or Helping? How Will Hawaii Get Through The Virus Crisis?

The war against COVID-19 offers all of us an opportunity to do something bigger: to work together to halt the spread of a virus that has already killed so many.

Denby Fawcett: 8 Months To Pave A Parking Lot? Kaimuki Businesses Are Outraged Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: 8 Months To Pave A Parking Lot? Kaimuki Businesses Are Outraged

The city says it will take months to repave the lot at Waialae and 12th Avenue but worried business owners are pushing back.

Denby Fawcett: Exhibit Challenges The Sense Of What It Is To Be Black In America Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Exhibit Challenges The Sense Of What It Is To Be Black In America

The Honolulu Museum of Art’s latest exhibition, “30 Americans,” is one to take a moment and absorb.