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Housing And Rail Can’t Be Ignored In Aloha Stadium Plans Courtesy: Crawford Architects

Housing And Rail Can’t Be Ignored In Aloha Stadium Plans

The project needs a strong partnership to handle the risks and to design for the highest and best use of the site.

Catherine Toth Fox: Let’s Invest In Hawaii’s Child Care Sector Before It’s Too Late Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Catherine Toth Fox: Let’s Invest In Hawaii’s Child Care Sector Before It’s Too Late

Parents should help advocate for reforms, like higher wages for workers, instead of passing this pricey burden on to their kids.

Chad Blair: It’s Easy To Vote In Hawaii, So Why Isn’t Turnout Higher? Screenshot/2022

Chad Blair: It’s Easy To Vote In Hawaii, So Why Isn’t Turnout Higher?

State election officials have stepped up efforts to let folks know an election is coming. But ultimately it’s up to voters.

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Residents Need Training And Education To Prepare For Nuclear Attack Getty Images/iStockphoto

Danny De Gracia: Hawaii Residents Need Training And Education To Prepare For Nuclear Attack

We shouldn’t wait for a disaster to happen. The Hawaii government needs to better prepare people with training, public service announcements and education campaigns.

John Pritchett: Political Football John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2022

John Pritchett: Political Football

Gov. David Ige’s announcement to rebuild Aloha Stadium without private developers — the plan favored by state Sen. Glenn Wakai — has DBEDT’s Mike McCartney now taking charge.

Chad Blair: How Did Republican Linda Lingle Become Governor Of Hawaii? Submitted/2010

Chad Blair: How Did Republican Linda Lingle Become Governor Of Hawaii?

The historic election of 2002 seemed highly unlikely in the bluest of states. But it happened.

AgTech Is Hawaii’s Ticket To Diversification Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

AgTech Is Hawaii’s Ticket To Diversification

Our farmers need better tools to make agriculture an industry that is financially realistic.

Catherine Toth Fox: Downtown Honolulu Used To Be So Vibrant. What Happened? David Croxford/Civil Beat/2022

Catherine Toth Fox: Downtown Honolulu Used To Be So Vibrant. What Happened?

Lunchtime lines outside restaurants have largely disappeared and foot traffic is down as pandemic-era hybrid work arrangements continue to be the norm.

Lanai Should Be A Model For Smart Grid Transformation Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat/2022

Lanai Should Be A Model For Smart Grid Transformation

Instead, Larry Ellison’s utility plan benefits uber-resorts at the expense of residents.

Lee Cataluna: A Small College Sets The Stage For Big Dreams Windward Community College

Lee Cataluna: A Small College Sets The Stage For Big Dreams

A performing arts conservatory is an usual program at a community college, especially one affiliated with a well-known college in England.