Honolulu Magazine - September 2006

Letters - September

Letters to the Editor may be e-mailed to: letters_honmag@pacificbasin.net, faxed: 537-6455 or sent to: Honolulu Magazine, 1000 Bishop St., Suite 405, Honolulu, HI, 96813. “Food of Kings,” July 2006 Food editor Joan Namkoong profiled two asparagus farmers at Twin Bridge…

A new book on Iz

This month, a new hardcover book from Bess Press celebrates the larger-than-life Israel Kamakawiwo‘ole. IZ: Voice of the People, by Rick Carroll, offers a thorough, touching account of the musician’s life, told through 200 photos, as well as letters, album…

Clipping Service

Realclearpolitics.com is a conservative site that collects political opinions from across the United States. In “The Disconnect Between Hawai‘i and America,” Peter Brown questions whether American principles guide Hawai‘i state laws. Three developments raise the question of whether the people…

By the Numbers

By The Numbers: Hawai‘i Looks Up 12 Number of new satellites around Jupiter reported to have been discovered by Mauna Kea researchers in 2005. 1.4 billionNumber of pixels in the world’s largest digital camera, under construction in the UH Institute…

The Learning Curve

Each private school has its own traditions, philosophies, teaching styles and more. How do you find the right match for your child?