April 2016

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The Adventures of Mark Twain: How He Launched a Literary Career in Hawai‘i

We recount Mark Twain’s adventures in the Islands as a young rascal, 150 years ago, and the impact that Hawai‘i had on the rest of his career.
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5 Things You Didn’t Know About YouTube Blogilates Fitness Star Cassey Ho

YouTube fitness star Cassey Ho makes a stop in Honolulu.

7 Reasons to Book It to the Hawai‘i Book and Music Festival

Celebrate books and music at the Hawai‘i Book & Music Festival on Saturday, April 30 through Sunday, May 1.

The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift from Honolulu Cookie Company

Presented by Honolulu Cookie Company: Mahalo to everyone who entered The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift contest.

Afterthoughts: The Odds

When it comes to stories, the less likely, the better.

Is Hawai‘i’s Charter School Experiment Working?

You’ve seen the headlines that read like a police blotter. But look closely at Hawai‘i’s charters and you’ll also see innovation, community and teacher empowerment. What’s the real story?

Honolulu’s Best-Kept Secret is Out: The 808 Center

The 808 Center may be hidden behind Wal-Mart, but its reputation as a food hub is picking up.

You Can Shop For Yourself and Your Pet at This New Cute Boutique in Honolulu

New boutique The Public Pet’s cool product mix and stylish good looks have set tongues wagging.

Quote Unquote: Hawai‘i Chemist Wins Big in Italy’s Gelato World Cup with Local Flavors

IL Gelato Hawai’i owner Dirk Koeppenkastrop led Team USA to top honors in the seventh edition of this prestigious competition.

How Did Hawai‘i’s Public Schools Rank in 2015?

Strive HI digs into the performances of Hawai‘i’s schools, and ranks them.

2016 Faces of Hawai‘i

(Special Promotional Section) Learn more about prominent Hawai‘i leaders and businesses in this special-section black-and-white photo essay.

Here’s Why Hawai‘i Residents Don’t Get Enough Sleep

A new study finds that Islanders get less good sleep than any other U.S. state. What gives?

Editor’s Page: Live and Learn

Old- and new-school lessons.

The 8 Best Things to Do in April 2016

April showers can’t keep us inside when there’s a Broadway musical, a food festival, a beach cleanup and more fun events happening around town.
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