Think About It editorials February 2012 - KFVE, K5-Hawaii News, Weather and Sports

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  • February 27, 2012

    Think About It: Rail-ing Cry

    Think About It: Rail-ing Cry

    Rarely has one issue so clearly defined an election as the rail issue does here on Oahu in the upcoming race for Honolulu mayor.  While we continue to be plagued be infra-structure problems and tax revenue issues, while we continue to look for alternative energy answers and revenue-generating ideas beyond tourism, the focus always seems to come back to rail nowadays.More >>
  • February 23, 2012

    Think About It: Paradise Revisited

    Think About It: Paradise Revisited

    It's a constant struggle in paradise. Development in Kailua town and how it will affect the small town feel there. Koloa Camp property on Kauai and the ramifications of development. Commercial activity at beaches in Haleiwa, Kailua, and elsewhere, and the concern of potentially ruining what is so special for so many.More >>
  • February 20, 2012

    Think About It: Raising Principals

    Think About It: Raising Principals

    There is grumbling going on in the higher echelons of the Department of Education about the fact that some school principals actually earn higher salaries than do their supervisors- area superintendents.More >>
  • February 16, 2012

    Think About It: A Gift That Keeps On Giving

    Think About It: A Gift That Keeps On Giving

    While the State House deferred a bill last week that might have allowed for lawmakers to accept more gifts from possible influencers, we shouldn't kid ourselves into thinking that lawmakers are still not influenced by lobbyists and campaign contributors.More >>
  • February 13, 2012

    Think About It: Ship To Shore

    Think About It: Ship To Shore

    There was a great story last week about the three visitors from Canada who were rescued from the sea by a container ship that was in the area and heeded the "SOS" call. Many people involved did smart and even brave things to make this sea tale a happy one.More >>
  • February 9, 2012

    Think About It: A Fine Mess

    Think About It: A Fine Mess

    Remember that ominous music from the movie "Jaws", that duh-duh, duh-duh, duh-duh sound that let you know the shark was about to make his presence felt… literally. Well, there's no music to warn you about what's going on in the Pacific Ocean right now, but there is a bunch of stuff heading our way that requires more than just a simple "heads up".More >>
  • February 6, 2012

    Think About It: Chinese New Here

    Think About It: Chinese New Here

    More and more efforts are being made by local tourism authorities, business leaders, and government officials to ingratiate themselves with and educate tour packagers and tour agencies in China. This is a good move that needs to continue, in earnest.More >>
  • February 2, 2012

    Think About It: A Dicey Idea

    Think About It: A Dicey Idea

    How much you wanna bet someone is some form of local gambling will be suggested in this year's legislature? And how much you wanna bet ideas will get listened to, flipped around like a fish in a frying pan, and then ultimately get tossed in the legislative garbage can?More >>
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