Archive for the ‘Features’ Category

November 28th, 2011 - 10:18 am § in Features, News

Manoa man facing murder charge

By Damian Lyman As the sun set on Oct. 27, 2010, David Orpin was eating a plate lunch near the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Campus Center. After moving to Hawai‘i from Alaska years ago, he had become something of a campus fixture over the last 18 years. Although homeless, lanky, and unapologe[...]

November 22nd, 2011 - 2:54 pm § in Features, News

Tipping: Common courtesy or mandatory service By: Melanie Fleming Leaving a gratuity for your server after eating is not a legal obligation. If the establishment notifies the consumer beforehand that a mandatory gratuity or service charge will be added then tip is added [...]

October 10th, 2011 - 11:11 am § in Features, News

Taking care of an ailing pet

By: Melanie Fleming – Two sisters experience what it takes to care for their dog that has recently been diagnosed with heart disease.  [...]

October 6th, 2011 - 2:30 pm § in Features, Photos, Videos

Exhibition showcases ingenuity, empathy of Obama’s mother

By Alvin Park The East-West Center at the University of Hawaii at Manoa has put up a special gallery exhibition that showcases the anthropological work of Ann Dunham (mother of Pres. Barack Obama) before her death in 1995.[...]