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Lingle: I Never Sold an Acre of Ceded Land

Lingle: I Never Sold an Acre of Ceded Land

U.S. Senate candidate emphasizes her commitment to Native Hawaiian land ownership.
North Shore Loses Top Environmental Advocate in House Race Flickr.com

North Shore Loses Top Environmental Advocate in House Race

Local groups fear Turtle Bay and Laie expansion plans.
State Fights for Power Over Land Developers

State Fights for Power Over Land Developers

Maui mall project enflames issue of whether developers will be held to their promises.
Hawaii Land Corp. Pushes Forward on Projects, Despite Lack of Rules

Hawaii Land Corp. Pushes Forward on Projects, Despite Lack of Rules

Public lands group eyes first projects — bees, a golf course and developing farmlands.
Aloha, Oprah! Big Wind Developer May Be Celeb’s New Maui Neighbor

Aloha, Oprah! Big Wind Developer May Be Celeb’s New Maui Neighbor

UPDATED Bio-Logical Capital is pursuing Hana Ranch purchase.

Ewa Planning Decision Will Have Brutal Consequences for All

City administration is ramming Leeward development plan through without public input. Hearing on Wednesday.
Reducing, Reusing and Recycling in Hawaii, One Hotel at a Time

Reducing, Reusing and Recycling in Hawaii, One Hotel at a Time

Hodgepodge effort to keep trash out of landfills slowly catching on.

Why People Can’t Afford to Live in Hawaii

Can we do something about being the most unaffordable place in America?
Does the Sale of a Hawaiian Island Matter?

Does the Sale of a Hawaiian Island Matter?

It's hard to see immediate policy implications of billionaire land transfer.
Goodbye Lanai: From One Billionaire to Another Flickr.com/Justin Ornellas

Goodbye Lanai: From One Billionaire to Another

Island sale near final, although future plans and Big Wind still a mystery.
Punahou Project Citizen — Develop No More On Our North Shore

Punahou Project Citizen — Develop No More On Our North Shore

By Alexanna and Paul This year, Mrs. Anderson’s Social Studies class participated in Project Citizen, an activity in which we…
Punahou Project Citizen: Saving Coral is Our Moral

Punahou Project Citizen: Saving Coral is Our Moral

Our marine ecosystem could be permanently damaged if our coral reefs are destroyed.
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