Author: Leslie Lang

Kane’s Revenge

Herb Kane, a legendary Big Island painter, answers back to the thieves who stole one of his greatest works.

After Shock

The 2006 earthquake is largely a memory for those on Oahu, but on the Big Island, the damage it caused still means daily cleanup efforts. For example, the quake stopped the flow of the Kohala Ditch, creating a lingering disaster that continues to shake up lives.

Hilo Rising

In 1999, this magazine visited Hilo and found a community in trouble. Now, art dealers hold more sway than drug dealers, and Hilo is building a future to rival its storied past.

Extra! Extra!

Monarchy-era Hawaiian-language newspapers find a home on the Internet.