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Chad Blair: A Streamlined Solution To Hawaii’s Chronic Housing Woes Picasa/Wikimedia Commons

Chad Blair: A Streamlined Solution To Hawaii’s Chronic Housing Woes

Mobile homes and trailers are popular across the country. Could they provide affordability to residents?
Danny De Gracia: Now Is The Time For Hawaii To Prepare For A Fusion-Powered Future Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

Danny De Gracia: Now Is The Time For Hawaii To Prepare For A Fusion-Powered Future

It won't take long for the fusion breakthrough to change the world, but Hawaii has some work to do.
Catherine Toth Fox: The Gift That Every Parent Wants For Christmas Photo: Oahu Gymnastics and Ninja/2022

Catherine Toth Fox: The Gift That Every Parent Wants For Christmas

It's hard enough finding child care in Hawaii and school breaks only add to the challenge.
Eric Stinton: How Parades Can Help Us Reclaim Public Spaces Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Eric Stinton: How Parades Can Help Us Reclaim Public Spaces

I used to be annoyed by parades, but now I see the value.
Lee Cataluna: It’s An Emergency! How Proclamations Cut Through Hawaii Bureaucracy David Croxford/Civil Beat/2022

Lee Cataluna: It’s An Emergency! How Proclamations Cut Through Hawaii Bureaucracy

No, the state is not facing Armageddon. But governors' reliance on emergency proclamations is a sign of dysfunction.
Chad Blair: What’s Next For Kai Kahele? Screenshot/2022

Chad Blair: What’s Next For Kai Kahele?

The soon-to-be former congressman has had a busy December. He’s also hinted at an interest in the 2026 Hawaii primary.
Vicky Cayetano: All I Want For Christmas Is For People To Be Responsible Pet Owners Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

Vicky Cayetano: All I Want For Christmas Is For People To Be Responsible Pet Owners

Please resist the urge to give a puppy as a Christmas gift without understanding the pitfalls and consequences.
Danny De Gracia: Here’s How Hawaii Lawmakers Can Do Better In 2023 Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Danny De Gracia: Here’s How Hawaii Lawmakers Can Do Better In 2023

The Legislature needs to spend more time listening to constituents and less time introducing bills simply to make a statement.
Chad Blair: Hawaii GOP To Decide Whether To Show Cynthia Thielen The Door Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2016

Chad Blair: Hawaii GOP To Decide Whether To Show Cynthia Thielen The Door

The retired longtime lawmaker is charged with having violated party rules by backing a Democrat for office.
Neal Milner: Why I Don’t Mind Being Uncomfortable At Christmastime Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Neal Milner: Why I Don’t Mind Being Uncomfortable At Christmastime

Discomfort allows me to feel part of this place while still keeping my eyes wide open.