Special Report

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December 2019

Monday, December 16

Aiea Board Gives Its Blessing To Preliminary Plans For A New Jail

Monday, December 9

This Central Oahu City Is About To Bloom With New Economic Life

October 2019

Monday, October 28

This Run Down Shopping Center In Hawaii Kai Has Neighbors Begging For Repairs

Thursday, October 24

Hawaii Open Meetings Law Leaves Some Neighborhood Boards Befuddled

Friday, October 18

Once-Defeated Kaneohe Cemetery Expansion Plan Is Back

September 2019

Tuesday, September 17

Where A Developer Sees Houses, Enchanted Lake Residents See A Wetland To Protect

Wednesday, September 11

TV Scene ‘Gunfire’ Alarms Some Residents In Sleepy Maunawili Valley

August 2019

Wednesday, August 21

How One Honolulu Neighborhood Is Trying To Keep From Sliding Away

July 2019

Tuesday, July 9

Never-Ending Waikiki Sidewalk Project Hurts Businesses, Obstructs Tourists

Tuesday, July 2

Proposed Housing Development Gets A Rough Reception In Kaneohe

June 2019

Monday, June 24

The Only Way To Save This Popular Oahu Park May Be To Close It At Night

Friday, June 7

Makiki Loved Its ‘People’s Library’ — So Why Did It Close?

January 2019

Monday, January 14

Here’s Another Busy Highway Where The Crosswalks Have Been Removed

Thursday, January 3

Can Someone Please Turn These !*#@#&! Lights Off?

December 2018

Wednesday, December 26

Not Everyone’s Thrilled To Have A Film Crew In The Neighborhood

Monday, December 17

Being Funny Is Also Good Business For This Honolulu Rental Store

Monday, December 10

Dead Bats Are Changing People’s Minds About This Energy Project

Proposed Housing Development Gets A Rough Reception In Kaneohe Kirstin Downey/Civil Beat

Proposed Housing Development Gets A Rough Reception In Kaneohe

Honolulu City Council Chairman Ikaika Anderson, who represents the area, was harshly criticized for initially supporting the eight-home project. He now opposes it.

The Only Way To Save This Popular Oahu Park May Be To Close It At Night

The Only Way To Save This Popular Oahu Park May Be To Close It At Night

Oneula Beach Park in Ewa Beach, a popular spot for local fishermen, is the last park on the island that is still open all night.

Makiki Loved Its ‘People’s Library’ — So Why Did It Close? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Makiki Loved Its ‘People’s Library’ — So Why Did It Close?

The community library fell victim to miscommunication, unkept promises and a final act of desperation by the longtime volunteers.

Here’s Another Busy Highway Where The Crosswalks Have Been Removed Natanya Freidheim/Civil Beat

Here’s Another Busy Highway Where The Crosswalks Have Been Removed

In response to a pedestrian fatality in Aina Haina, government officials ordered changes that residents say has made the area more dangerous.

Can Someone Please Turn These !*#@#&! Lights Off? Kirstin Downey/Civil Beat

Can Someone Please Turn These !*#@#&! Lights Off?

The Ritz-Carlton’s ocean-facing skyscrapers are glaring bright all night, every night. Try living next to one.

Not Everyone’s Thrilled To Have A Film Crew In The Neighborhood Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Not Everyone’s Thrilled To Have A Film Crew In The Neighborhood

“Magnum P.I.” is generating complaints from businesses and residents about the way it commandeers streets and parking places.

Being Funny Is Also Good Business For This Honolulu Rental Store Courtesy of Hawaiian Rent-All

Being Funny Is Also Good Business For This Honolulu Rental Store

The new owners of an equipment rental company carry on the tradition of sharing jokes and wisdom on a marquee above the storefront.

Dead Bats Are Changing People’s Minds About This Energy Project Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Dead Bats Are Changing People’s Minds About This Energy Project

North Shore residents used to be mostly OK with the Waimea Bay wind farm. Now they’re not so sure.

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