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Lee Cataluna

Lee Cataluna: The Honolulu Mayoral Race Has Devolved Into Ugly Tactics

Lee Cataluna: The Honolulu Mayoral Race Has Devolved Into Ugly Tactics

In casting Blangiardi as a Trump-surrogate, it’s Amemiya who takes a page from the Trump handbook.

Lee Cataluna: Hang On For Hawaii’s Iffy Reopening Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Hang On For Hawaii’s Iffy Reopening

From the beginning, the state’s response to the pandemic has been marked by half-measures and hopeful thinking.

Lee Cataluna: Remembering The Hilo Teacher Who Inspired A Nobel Prize Winner

Lee Cataluna: Remembering The Hilo Teacher Who Inspired A Nobel Prize Winner

She made her students sit for final exams, brought food for their study sessions, and set a strong example for girls in STEM.

Lee Cataluna: Neighbor Islands Chafe At Oahu-Centric Tourism Plan Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Neighbor Islands Chafe At Oahu-Centric Tourism Plan

The state’s denial of Kauai’s post-arrival COVID-test plan has residents angry.

Lee Cataluna: HPD’s Shameful Crime-Solving Record Shouldn’t Be Tolerated Christina Jedra/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: HPD’s Shameful Crime-Solving Record Shouldn’t Be Tolerated

We need to muster the political will and insist that the Honolulu police do better.

Lee Cataluna: Hunger And Need Winds Through An Affluent Neighborhood

Lee Cataluna: Hunger And Need Winds Through An Affluent Neighborhood

In a sign of the times, an East Honolulu church draws nearly 500 cars a week to its free grocery drive-thru.

Lee Cataluna: Don’t Blame Politics For Management’s Failure At The Hilo Veterans Home Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Don’t Blame Politics For Management’s Failure At The Hilo Veterans Home

Most of the facility’s 89 residents got sick and 26 have died. Politicians got involved and things got done.

Lee Cataluna: ‘Temptation Island’ Is Playing It Safe On Maui

Lee Cataluna: ‘Temptation Island’ Is Playing It Safe On Maui

The USA Network TV series could demonstrate a way forward for tourism as the coronavirus persists.

Lee Cataluna: Saying Aloha To Hawaiian Airlines Lee Cataluna/Civil Beat

Lee Cataluna: Saying Aloha To Hawaiian Airlines

Two veteran flight attendants reflect on the career they loved and why they’re OK walking away.