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Giving Voice

John Keola Lake has shaped an entire generation of Native Hawaiians. In doing so, he is ensuring that the ways of his kupuna live on.

When Eddie Met Gabby

In a Waimanalo backyard, an ailing Gabby Pahinui asked Eddie Kamae to play a few tunes with him. It was the jam session that changed Kamae’s life—and set off the Hawaiian Renaissance.

Kue

30 years of land struggles in Hawaii

K2:The King of Mountains

This summer there were 11 expeditions from around the world trying to climb K2—including the one-man 2004 Hawaiian Expedition, which consisted of our contributing editor, guy Sibilla.

90 Years of Opening Nights

Diamond Head Theatre celebrates its 90th anniversary season, a milestone for the oldest continuously operating theater in the Islands

Ghost Stories

Hawai‘i loves its ghosts and ghost stories. A half-dozen Islanders share their most chicken-skin moments.

The life of an O‘ahu house

We took a look at 10 single-family houses up for sale in neighborhoods all over the island and researched what they sold for over the years.

How much is your home worth now?

Buying a Home, When You Think You Can’t Afford One.

Even as prices shoot through the roof, owning a home is still within your reach.

It All Adds Up to Style

We did the math to come up with four great looks for four different budgets.

Can We Make Honolulu Cool?

The city and county of Honolulu wants to change the way the city looks. Is “smart growth” the way to go?

Shipping Out

This Spring, 9,000 troops left Hawai‘i. Of these, 5,000 went to Afghanistan and 4,000 to Iraq. It was the largest Hawai‘i deployment since the Vietnam War.

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