Archive for November, 2011

November 28th, 2011 - 10:27 am § in Features, News

Graffiti: Vandalism or Art?

By Megan Oshiro Graffiti is defined as the name for images or lettering scratched, scrawled, painted or marked in any manner on property, according to Wikipedia. It can be found on buildings, overpasses, sidewalks and even on bathroom stalls. It has existed since ancient times, dating back to the gl[...]

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 [...]