David Thompson

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 Hawai‘i chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Thompson was HONOLULU’s senior editor from 2012—2014.

  

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Field Notes: Classic Car Cruise Nights

Each month Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Classic Car Cruise Nights.
2014.03.13 09:00 AM

Exploring East Honolulu

We explore beyond the cul-de-sacs to find East Honolulu’s friendly personalities, hidden treasures and where your lost fins ended up.
2014.03.12 09:00 AM

VIDEO: Hawaii Rep. Faye Hanohano's Response To Recent Controversy

In her first public comments since being reprimanded, Hanohano defends herself in an interview with the Big Island Chronicle’s Tiffany Edwards-Hunt.
2014.03.10 01:54 PM

Hawaii's Solar Energy Revolution

How the proliferation of solar panels on Honolulu homes will force Hawaiian Electric Co. to reinvent itself—or else.
2014.02.19 11:31 AM

Lord of the Abs: Gilad Janklowicz

Bodies in Motion host Gilad Janklowicz has led TV viewers through living-room workouts for 30 years. His show, shot at scenic locations in Hawaii and currently shown on the Discovery Fit & Health channel, has fans all over the world. Discovery Fit & Health channel, has fans all over the world.
2014.02.19 09:00 AM

Field Notes: Paragliding in Hawaii

Each month Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Paragliding.
2014.02.05 06:00 AM

The Kingfish: Waikiki Aquarium's Director Andrew Rossiter

Andrew Rossiter, head of the Waikiki Aquarium, on monk seal smarts, messing with fish thieves, and the myth of the man-eating clam.
2014.01.15 06:00 AM

The Worst Neighbor on the Block: Genshiro Kawamoto

The eccentric billionaire ends his dramatic reign over Kahala Avenue.
2014.01.09 07:00 AM

Field Notes: The Khanate of the Golden Horde

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: The Khanate of the Golden Horde.
2014.01.08 07:00 AM

Ballet Hawaii's Pamela Taylor-Tongg reflects on 'The Nutcracker'

Pamela Taylor-Tongg, artistic director at Ballet Hawaii, reflects on 36 seasons of the Christmas classic, The Nutcracker, and how, when mishaps occur, the Rats are often involved.
2013.12.11 11:37 AM

Field Notes: i-Trampoline Hawaii

Field Notes explores Honolulu’s vibrant and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Hawaii’s only trampoline park.
2013.12.04 06:00 AM

The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of Waikiki's International Market Place

Say goodbye to the Waikiki landmark shopping bazaar.
2013.12.03 06:00 AM
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