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Denby Fawcett

Denby Fawcett: My Bittersweet Return To Vietnam United Press International

Denby Fawcett: My Bittersweet Return To Vietnam

A recent visit brought back the complexities and laments of a war that created so much suffering.

Denby Fawcett: City Blocks Public Access Along Diamond Head Seawall Denby Fawcett/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: City Blocks Public Access Along Diamond Head Seawall

City officials say they’re worried about liability if someone is injured.

Denby Fawcett: Rescuing A 12th Century Heiau From A Garbage Dump courtesy shouldbedigging.com

Denby Fawcett: Rescuing A 12th Century Heiau From A Garbage Dump

There’s a new effort to restore the sacred Pahukini Heiau and increase public access.

Denby Fawcett: He Has Taught Us Invaluable Lessons In Homelessness 101 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: He Has Taught Us Invaluable Lessons In Homelessness 101

Departing IHS spokesman Kimo Carvalho has shined a bright light on the complexities of homelessness in Hawaii.

Denby Fawcett: 50 Years As A Honolulu Sleuth

Denby Fawcett: 50 Years As A Honolulu Sleuth

Steve Goodenow recalls stories of disguises, staking out nudist camps and the value of Depends in a new book recounting life as a private eye.

Denby Fawcett: Women Make Great Cops. Now HPD Wants More Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Women Make Great Cops. Now HPD Wants More

Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard is hoping to achieve a force that is half female.

Denby Fawcett: Understanding What Drives Tulsi Gabbard Is A Futile Task Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Understanding What Drives Tulsi Gabbard Is A Futile Task

You can’t explain the actions of Hawaii’s presidential candidate through the lens of conventional politics.

Denby Fawcett: Stress Eating In the Time Of Trump Denby Fawcett/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Stress Eating In the Time Of Trump

Picnics, ice cream and curries in three special Honolulu hideaways.

Denby Fawcett: Ala Moana Playground Backers Are Not Just ‘A Group Of Mothers’ Denby Fawcett

Denby Fawcett: Ala Moana Playground Backers Are Not Just ‘A Group Of Mothers’

The nonprofit that plans to fund the $3 million park would not answer questions or provide documents about its charitable status.