A new Walmart in downtown Honolulu would bring the total number of Walmart stores in Hawaii to 10.
Hawaii has hundreds fewer physicians than it needs, particularly in primary care. Here's what's being done to fix the growing shortage.
David Thompson • Photos by David Croxford
Two articles this month focus on communities that took charge of their destinies.
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We create a comprehensive report card on Hawaii’s public schools, ranking them using data from the state Department of Education.
My rides keep getting stolen, but I’m finally getting smarter.
HONOLULU Magazine editor A. Kam Napier offers some advice to plumbers, electricians, tub refinishers and handymen in Hawaii.
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Things HONOLULU Magazine's editor learned while trying, mainly failing, to fix up an older apartment.
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Every year HONOLULU Magazine looks at official state Department of Education data to rank our Island schools on parent, teacher and student satisfaction, as well as academic performance. This year, we also take a look at something that worries every parent: school safety. Here’s how Hawaii’s schools stack up.
Victoria wiseman • photography by adam jung • photo illustration by erik ries
It’s been 20 years since a class-action lawsuit forced the state to dramatically overhaul the way it provided special-education services to the students who needed them. Two decades after the Felix consent decree, here is what special education looks like in Hawai‘i’s schools today.