Honolulu Magazine - April 2006

Design Matters

DESIGN MATTERS MEET THE DESIGNERS DESIGNING THE ISLANDS TAKE HOME DESIGN DESIGN MAKES A DIFFERENCE IN OUR LIVES. That's easy to forget, because great design is often invisible. The iPod receives obsessive press, but who gives a second thought to…

Meet the Designers

DESIGN MATTERSMEET THE DESIGNERSDESIGNING THE ISLANDSTAKE HOME DESIGN CLARENCE LEE photo: Monte Costa After 40 years of working in Hawai'i, Clarence Lee has become one of our most iconic designers, having created hundreds of logos and packages that Hawai'i residents…

Letters - April

Letters to the Editor may be sent to: Honolulu Magazine, 1000 Bishop St., Suite 405, Honolulu, HI, 96808-0913, faxed: 537-6455 or e-mailed: letters_honmag@pacificbasin.net. "Iraq: Was Bush Right?" March 2006 R.J. Rummel, professor emeritus at the University of Hawai'i, Mänoa, wrote…

Welcome from our sponsor

Kane'ohe Ranch extends a warm aloha to the readers of HONOLULU Magazine, as this issue highlights the diverse facets of Kailua, where we manage more than 1,000 acres of land. The rich history, natural beauty, active lifestyle and country feel…

Kailua Sunrise

Forget the sun umbrellas and coolers--the best time of the day to enjoy the beach, this Kailua-based writer suggests, is before dawn.

Clipping Service

Earlier this year, several major news outlets, including CNN and USA Today, carried an Associated Press story about the record number of visitors, about 7.5 million, to Hawai'i in 2005. The article quoted state tourism officials, who wanted to make…

From the Heart

An innovative adoption process gathers local photographers and community members with one goal: to find homes for all of Hawai’i’s children.