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Oahu

As Caldwell And Djou Sharpen Attacks, Carlisle Goes For Laughs Cory Lum/Civil Beat

As Caldwell And Djou Sharpen Attacks, Carlisle Goes For Laughs

Unlike his opponents, the former mayor of Honolulu doesn't seem inclined to confront the other candidates.

Caldwell Ad ‘Fact-Checks’ Djou on Rail, Homelessness Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell Ad ‘Fact-Checks’ Djou on Rail, Homelessness

Both campaigns accuse the other of being the first to go negative in the Honolulu mayoral election.
How Two Different People Could Win The Same US House Seat Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Two Different People Could Win The Same US House Seat

Come November, voters may be asked to elect short-term and long-term replacements for the late Mark Takai.
How Social Media Is Used To Fight Aloha Abuse Michael Loftin/808 Cleanups

How Social Media Is Used To Fight Aloha Abuse

Volunteer groups go on Facebook and other platforms to organize cleanups and let the public know how some natural areas are trashed.
Hepatitis Outbreak On Oahu Steven Depolo/Flickr.com

Hepatitis Outbreak On Oahu

A dozen adults on the island were infected with hepatitis A, and half of them were hospitalized.
Caldwell: ‘I Want To Keep This Job’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell: ‘I Want To Keep This Job’

The mayor of Honolulu, who still faces no serious opponent, officially files for re-election.
Oahu Faces a Future With Far Fewer Beaches Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Oahu Faces a Future With Far Fewer Beaches

Sand erosion already has exacted a huge toll and it's expected to accelerate. Scientists say it's time to take aggressive steps to save the island's remaining shoreline.
There’s a Ram Living Above Pearl City

There’s a Ram Living Above Pearl City

One reporter-host stumbles on a mouflon sheep above Pearl City.
Turtle Bay Resort Back With Less Ambitious Plan

Turtle Bay Resort Back With Less Ambitious Plan

Hotel seeking more modest expansion on Oahu's North Shore.
Trace Amounts of Iodine-131 Found In Hawaii Radiation Monitor

Trace Amounts of Iodine-131 Found In Hawaii Radiation Monitor

UPDATED Results from EPA lab test show radioactive levels in Honolulu not harmful.
Census: Honolulu Residents Head West

Census: Honolulu Residents Head West

2010 Census data also shows Hawaii, Maui, Kauai Counties grew faster than Oahu.
Share Your Own Stories of Aloha for Thanksgiving Civil Beat

Share Your Own Stories of Aloha for Thanksgiving

Thankful to live in Hawaii? As the nation celebrates holiday, we thought it would be a good time to publish stories of aloha from readers.

March 2018

Thursday, March 22

A Family Struggles To Understand The Death Of Their Homeless Son

November 2017

Tuesday, November 7

Waimanalo Tent-Dwellers: A Different Kind Of Homelessness

October 2017

Friday, October 27

Audit: Honolulu Could Save Millions By Burning Recyclables For Energy

August 2017

Friday, August 18

The Trouble With Trash For Local Volunteers

July 2017

Monday, July 31

The Fight To Save Ancient Hawaiian Archeological Sites

Tuesday, July 25

Honolulu’s Potholes Are Costing Drivers — And Taxpayers — Millions

June 2017

Wednesday, June 21

Kaneohe Bay Kayak Rentals Continue Despite State’s Disapproval

May 2017

Thursday, May 25

Wild Chickens Are Flocking To Whole Foods In Kailua

April 2017

Thursday, April 27

Why Honolulu’s Water Pipes Keep Rupturing

September 2016

Wednesday, September 28

Laid-Back, Aging Manoa Is No Longer A Haven For Young Families

August 2016

Tuesday, August 2

$3.7M To Fight Diseases

Restaurant, Airline Hepatitis Cases

July 2016

Tuesday, July 26

As Caldwell And Djou Sharpen Attacks, Carlisle Goes For Laughs

Friday, July 22

Caldwell Ad ‘Fact-Checks’ Djou on Rail, Homelessness

Wednesday, July 20

How Two Different People Could Win The Same US House Seat

Tuesday, July 12

How Social Media Is Used To Fight Aloha Abuse

Friday, July 1

Hepatitis Outbreak On Oahu

May 2016

Wednesday, May 4

Caldwell: ‘I Want To Keep This Job’

April 2015

Thursday, April 9

Oahu Faces a Future With Far Fewer Beaches

May 2011

Tuesday, May 24

There’s a Ram Living Above Pearl City

March 2011

Thursday, March 31

Turtle Bay Resort Back With Less Ambitious Plan

Tuesday, March 29

Trace Amounts of Iodine-131 Found In Hawaii Radiation Monitor

February 2011

Thursday, February 24

Census: Honolulu Residents Head West

November 2010

Monday, November 15

Share Your Own Stories of Aloha for Thanksgiving

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