Archive for May, 2010

May 5th, 2010 - 10:56 am § in Features

If you’re missing, It’s better to be white

by Kristen McDaniel On June 23, 1997, Kristen Modafferi left work and disappeared without a trace. Her parents appealed to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children for help with the search, but were denied. Kristen had turned 18 three weeks before she disappeared, making her above the [...]

May 5th, 2010 - 10:51 am § in News, Photos

Lockdowns divide residents at Kalihi public housing

by Dave Young and Tyler Nigut Due to a recent bout of violence at the Kalihi Valley Homes in Honolulu, the state has imposed a mandatory curfew on the housing project’s residents. Not only are the projects in Kalihi affected by the curfew, but a similar rule will be imposed on the Kuhio Park Terra[...]

May 5th, 2010 - 10:14 am § in News, Photos

University offices receive critical judgment

by Tim Matthews In the midst of a tumultuous year for the University of Hawaii, its students find the ordinary dealings with campus offices to be an added stress to the already hectic day-to-day of campus life. Students requiring services from the university’s offices find most of their experi[...]

May 5th, 2010 - 9:51 am § in Features, Photos

The most interesting beach boy in Makaha

by Tim Matthews Reminiscent of the days when Duke Kahanamoku, Buffalo Kealauna, and the other surf legends of yesteryear were regular fixtures along the shores of Waikiki, a man named Earl Pappas can be found on the beaches of Makaha and beyond playing host to similar misadventures and heroic feats [...]