David Thompson

Before joining HONOLULU Magazine’s staff, David Thompson wrote for a wide variety of popular magazines, newspapers, trade publications and websites, including The San Francisco Chronicle, MSNBC.com and Concrete Decor: The Journal of Decorative Concrete. His first freelance story for HONOLULU, a profile called “Dog the Bounty Hunter,” won a 2004 Excellence in Journalism Award from the Hawaii chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

  

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Dancing with Fire in Kakaako

Each month Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Fire jam at Kakaako Waterfront Park.

7 Joys of Selling Vinyl Records in Hawaii

Kailua records store moves to Honolulu.

Groove Hawaii’s Wind Tunnel vs. Nuuanu Pali Lookout

Two blow-out experiences examined side by side.

Best of Honolulu 2014

Discover all Best of Honolulu’s winners, both editorial and reader picks.

Say Goodbye to Monkeypod Trees; Honolulu Bans Planting Iconic Trees

A new law will turn Honolulu into a more Hawaiian place, botanically speaking.

Meet Hawaii Doctors Who Traveled on a Mission Trip to Philippines

Hawaii doctors Lisa Grininger and Rebecca Sawai went on a medical mission trip to the Philippines as part of Aloha Medical Mission.

5 Incredible Hawaii Medical Stories

We asked some of Hawaii’s top doctors for their most amazing stories.

Field Notes: Oahu’s Orchid Societies

Each month Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: orchid societies.

KHON’s Joe Moore and Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak to Star in ‘Wrestling Ernest Hemingway’

TV personalities and real-life friends play fictional buddies on the stage.

Return of the Nene in Hawaii?

Centuries after going extinct on Oahu, the Hawaiian goose is back—maybe.

PHOTOS: Hawaii Beaches Named America’s Best by Dr. Beach

Which Oahu beaches made the list of top 10 beaches in America by Dr. Beach?

14 Stages of Simulated Skydiving in Hawaii

Our senior editor took an early test flight, and laid out the basics.

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