Hawaii inmate data tracking system review costs near $1.4M, takes 4 years
After paying a company close to $1.4 million over four years to evaluate its data needs and recommend a replacement for its software system for tracking and managing information on inmates, Hawaiis Department of Public Safety has yet to replace the system.
Punahou president reflects on changes as he steps down
In the 25 years that Jim Scott has served as president of Punahou School, the most obvious signs of change are the gleaming new facilities that have sprouted across the campus.
JFK’s daughter urges mayors to drive change
Fifty-six years ago, President John F. Kennedy urged U.S. mayors assembled at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki to take the lead on civil rights issues.
Kauai Folk Festival to debut in September
Back in the late 1800s, King David Kalakaua supported, sponsored and exported Hawaiian musicians to create connections between traditional Hawaiian music and music from other parts of the world.
David Shapiro: Ige dines with The Donald; mayors gather here to luau
Its the last Sunday of June and time to flASHback on the months news that amused and confused:
Lee Cataluna: Safeguard salt patch once and for all
The fight to preserve Kauais Salt Pond is shaping up to be a defining moment for modern Hawaii.
Skywatch: Summer brings views of planets and Milky Way
July brings a transition between two celestial star families as Kaiwikuamoo (the Backbone) works its way toward the western horizon and Manaiakalani (the Fishhook) appears in the east.
Hawaii telescopes document explosive moon surface
On hundreds of clear nights over the past five years, giant telescopes on a dormant volcano in Hawaii have trained their gaze across space toward active volcanoes on a simmering hellscape of a moon that orbits Jupiter. Its called
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