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UPDATE: Postal Workers Assisting Rising Ranks of Hawaii’s Hungry

The Hawaii Foodbank has seen a 39 percent rise in individuals needing assistance since 2005. Postal workers are offering an easy way to help by collecting food as they deliver the mail on Saturday.

UPDATE: The Trash Pile Isn’t Moving

More than 20,000 tons of trash still needs to be shipped to the mainland and there's no indication of when it will be removed.

UPDATE: What’s All the Flushing Doing to the Ocean?

The impacts of sewage piped into the ocean off Sand Island and the Waianae coast are being reassessed.
UPDATE: Curbside Recycling Spreads Across Island

UPDATE: Curbside Recycling Spreads Across Island

The last stage of Honolulu's curbside recycling program has been completed. About 160,000 homes on Oahu are now covered.

Discussion: Honolulu

Politics, Government, Etc. We’ve opened a new discussion solely devoted to the Honolulu rail project and another devoted just…

Coming Soon? The Aloha Stadium Mall

The state wants to allow commercial shops at Aloha Stadium and to rent the 50,000-seat facility for private use when…