July 2011: Table of Contents
Rail’s Next Stop?
Since Mayor Peter Carlisle got into office, rail has gone into overdrive—and so have its critics.
BY Tiffany Hill
Faces of Faith
Many people consider themselves religious, but it takes a special kind of devotion to literally wear one’s faith on one’s sleeve. Here are seven Islanders for whom religion is so important, it’s central to the first impression they make.
By Victoria Wiseman
Farm to Table
Here are six locally grown dishes you can order in Hawaii restaurants right now, and the farmers who made them possible.
By John Heckathorn
Editors’ Page: Training Day
Lawsuits bid protests and turf battles throw new hurdles at the city’s rail project.
By A. Kam Napier
Our readers repond.
Kupihea Romero, one of Academy’s 2011 Artists of Hawaii
Reasons to get out and go in July
The Love Festival
How’s the fireworks ban going?
Stuntman Brian Keaulana teaches Hollywood to surf
Field Guide: Outdoor exercise groups
From Our Files
HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific—chronicling the Islands since 1888.
by A. Kam Napier
Afterthoughts: Mother Tongue
Every home has its own vernacular.
By Kathryn Drury Wagner