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UH Students Turning to Sugar Daddies To Pay for School?

UH Students Turning to Sugar Daddies To Pay for School?

Scholarships and financial aid don’t always cut it.  So, when it comes to paying for tuition, some students at the…

Librarians: C’mon Publishers, Sell Us Your E-Books

The state librarian’s report Tuesday touted a national push for three of the world’s largest publishers to sell e-books to…

Budget Update

Capitol Watch reports:  House and Senate conferees, including the chairs of Ways and Means and Finance,…
Cachola ’99 Percent’ on Run for House

Cachola ’99 Percent’ on Run for House

Romy Cachola is term-limited and cannot run for re-election in the Honolulu City Council. So what’s next for the Council veteran?…

[VIDEO] Great White Shark Circles Fishing Boat Off Kaena Point

A local fisherman captured great video showing a 15-foot great white shark off circling their boat about five miles off Yokohama…

Inouye Endorses Mark Takano

Sen. Daniel Inouye is endorsing California Democrat Mark Takano in his bid for the U.S. House. If Takano wins, he’ll…
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A Case For Online Learning — Especially with New Curriculum Standards

You can’t replace the personal interactions between teacher and student, but there’s something to be said for online courses. Especially…

Peek At Rep. Hirono’s Daily Planner

Here are a couple of the items on Rep. Mazie Hirono‘s agenda today, according to a spokeswoman in Hirono’s office: …

Fact Check Report Card: Winning Candidates Spoke Most Truthfully

Analysis of Civil Beat Fact Checks shows candidates who won governor, mayoral and 1st Congressional District races were found to have spoken truthfully most often.