HONOLULU Magazine - July 2008 July 1, 2008 Site Staff Ant Season Kathryn Drury Wagner, It’s a battle of wills on my kitchen counter. From Our Files Ronna Bolante, July Archives In Search of the Ultimate Noodle John Heckathorn, There’s no more passionate debate about food in Honolulu than between the partisan supporters of each noodle shop. Sweet Relief Jenny de Jesús, Aloha Medical Mission provides free medical care for those in need, here and abroad. Scrapyard: Publicly Funded Elections Site Staff, Does Hawaii need publicly funded elections? Getting Trashed Sheila Sarhangi, A giant patch of garbage in the Pacific threatens Hawaii's beaches and wildlife. Skygate Michael Keany, One of Honolulu’s most distinctive pieces of public art will be putting on a quiet little show. Crisis Center Ronna Bolante, Oahu’s oldest gay community center ponders its future. CD Reviews: Holunape and Peter Apo Michael Keany, Music reviews of Holunape and Peter Apo and the Rainbow Nation Band. Roller Revival Shane Nelson, More than 30 years after its heyday, roller derby is back. The Hawaii Coffee Book Kathryn Drury Wagner, What goes well with sweets? Coffee, of course. Pie in the Sky? Kathryn Drury Wagner, Could a pick-your-own-berries farm be in our future? Sugar Rush Kathryn Drury Wagner, Tiny portions take some of the guilt—but none of the fun—out of dessert. 7 Reasons to Get Out Jenny de Jesús, What to do in July The Oath Site Staff, People taking the oath to become American citizens. Letters Site Staff, ... on grading Hawaii's public schools, politics in Hawaii and the unsung heroes of the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Editor's Page: No Contest A. Kam Napier, It’s not much of an election when only one person runs. Japanese Jewelbox Michael Keany, This Makiki home gets all the details right—from the tatami room to the traditional Japanese furo. Field Guide: Hawaii Kai Catherine E. Toth, Hawaii Kai has its share of trendy boutiques, exceptional restaurants and outdoor activities. Best Doctors in Hawaii 2008 Doctor profiles by Jenny de Jesús, Why guess, when it comes to your health? These doctors come highly recommended—by doctors themselves.