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Jade Moon
Moonlighting // Flying Off About Traveling Stress
I was rude, and I regret it. It had been building for a while. We were on a trip that involved many stops. Naturally, a...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // Drawing A Line With Social Media
Scene: A woman and her companion take their seats in a restaurant known for its popularity among trendsetters and social media bloggers. At last, she...

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Moonlighting // Sex Abuse Primer For Kids, Parents
Longtime Sacred Hearts Academy teacher and coach William Plourde, 53, was arrested and charged with six counts of third-degree sexual assault and one count of...

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Moonlighting // A Dark And Stormy Night In Palolo
The alarm came in at about 7:30 in the evening, during the last few bites of my pan-seared salmon. Hikers in distress, at the foot...

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Moonlighting // We Still Can Do Better On Race
Are we immune to a “Trayvon Martin” effect here in Hawaii? Any one of us who has been on the outside, who has felt the...

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Moonlighting // Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
Apologies have been on my mind lately. Not just because I felt compelled to make one last week for a mistake I made in a...

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Moonlighting // Snowden Blurs Usual Party Lines
As MidWeek went to press last Friday, NSA leaker Edward Snowden was stuck in a Moscow airport trying to find a way to get to...

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Moonlighting // Still Fighting For Equal Treatment
I can’t wait for a time when the word “minorities” is obsolete. Unfortunately, I don’t see it happening any time soon, certainly not as long...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // Awaiting Equal Rights In Hawaii
Take a look at the picture. Renea Stewart is a photographer. Lisa Veneri works for Intraprise TechKnowlogies. Over the course of two decades, they’ve built...

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Moonlighting // Still Feeling Lucky 26 Years Later
Twenty-six years ago this week, I stepped onto the grounds of Iolani Palace hand-in-hand with the best man I know. We walked over to a...

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Moonlighting // Volunteering To Live Up To Our Name
I wanted to say a big mahalo to hundreds of people who deserve big kudos for helping us pull off another successful statewide food drive....

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Moonlighting // Making A Pitch For A Parent’s Day
Father’s Day is coming up and I’m sorry, but I can’t write a column about it. You see, I didn’t do a Mother’s Day column,...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // A Reminder To Stay In Touch With Friends
Two of my best friends are leaving me. I mean, not me, personally, we won’t stop being friends. One has been my best girlfriend since...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // The Real Effects Of Budget Cuts
Hello, my name is Susie. I’m an eighth grader at Washington Middle School. Here at Washington we are faced with budget cuts that have put...

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Moonlighting // Stalking A Blooming Corpse Plant
Having a hobby makes you do strange things. This being my very first, I did not realize it until I began doing them. Take, for...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // Jury Duty: A Serious Job, Privilege
Today’s column is about jury duty. OK, stop right there. I hear your groans. I see your eyes rolling back into your heads. And I...

Jade Moon
Moonlighting // Remembering The Adoption Option
You don’t have to be a psychologist to know that what happened the night of April 30 was a tragedy. A young woman screams on...

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Moonlighting // Memminger Pens A Witty New Novel
“It was one of those typically blustery mornings in late August when rain squalls march across Kaneohe Bay from the eastern ocean, one after the...

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Moonlighting // Accuracy In Reporting The News
When the biggies get it wrong, they really get it wrong. There was a brief time last week when CNN, the AP and Fox were...

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Moonlighting // Let’s All Turn Out For The Food Drive
The little boy walking down the street in the middle of the night wasn’t looking for trouble. He was looking for food. When a police...


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