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Denby Fawcett

Denby Fawcett: Clearing The Homeless Out Of Kuhio Beach Pavilions Denby Fawcett/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Clearing The Homeless Out Of Kuhio Beach Pavilions

The city wants to lease out all of the iconic pavilions to beach service vendors, although officials won’t say it’s to chase out the chronic homeless.

Denby Fawcett: How Marketeers Turned The Diamond Head Shoreline Into The Gold Coast Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: How Marketeers Turned The Diamond Head Shoreline Into The Gold Coast

Before the luxury apartments and the seawalls, the once-expansive shoreline was known to Hawaiians as Kapua, meaning “the flower.”

Denby Fawcett: City Removes 2nd Fence From Diamond Head Seawall Courtesy: Alexi Drouin

Denby Fawcett: City Removes 2nd Fence From Diamond Head Seawall

The fences were installed in December but both have been removed following public protests.

 

Denby Fawcett: Can A White Person Ever Be ‘Local’ In Hawaii? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Can A White Person Ever Be ‘Local’ In Hawaii?

Local is still mostly about race in Hawaii, but talking about shared experiences can help us overcome some of those differences.

Denby Fawcett: Diamond Head Girls School Offers Comfort To First Responders, Neighbors Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Diamond Head Girls School Offers Comfort To First Responders, Neighbors

Students at the school near where two HPD officers were killed wanted to show their gratitude through a lunch Tuesday.

Denby Fawcett: It Was Lois Cain’s Stubborn Loyalty That Likely Got Her Killed Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: It Was Lois Cain’s Stubborn Loyalty That Likely Got Her Killed

The homeowner believed to have been killed Sunday by her longtime tenant was described by friends as a woman who thought she could handle anything.

Denby Fawcett: Winning Political Power The Pelosi Way Flickr: Gage Skidmore

Denby Fawcett: Winning Political Power The Pelosi Way

Christine Pelosi, the speaker’s daughter, was in Honolulu promoting her new book about her mother and training aspiring political candidates.

 

Denby Fawcett: How I Almost Fell For An Internet Scam Denby Fawcett/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: How I Almost Fell For An Internet Scam

Cybercriminals are sneakier now than just a Nigerian prince pleading for help.

 

Denby Fawcett: Fence Blocking Diamond Head Seawall Will Be Removed Denby Fawcett/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Fence Blocking Diamond Head Seawall Will Be Removed

The city says it will remove one of the two barriers that are blocking the public’s access along the path.