Volume 7, no. 5

October/November 2004

Native Intelligence

Forward Motion

String Theories

Creative Ferment

Fluid Asset

808 Oasis

Fare's Fare

The Fabric of Aloha

Independent's Day

Deep Blue Ink

The People's Kitchen



Hawaiian At Heart

Hawaiian Airlines has been living up to its name and supporting island communities for seventy-five years

Crowning Glory

She sings. She dances hula. She travels the world. She's Miss Hawaii—and Hawaiian Airlines is the wind beneath her wings

Early Birds

The Intrepid pilots of Hawaiian Airlines pioneered air travel in the Islands

Sydney Rising

Forget the shrimp, put away the barbie—these days, the birthplace of modern Australia is chic, cultured and evolving into the world's next great metropolis

Catch A Fire

In Vegas and beyond, Polynesian fire-knife dancers blaze onstage with Cirque Du Soleil

The Impressionists

Hawaii artists have their fish and eat them too, thanks to the Japanese art of gyotaku

The Long Walk Home

Kapono Souza is leading the way as the ancient Makahiki season of peace returns

Women of History

The Daughters of Hawaii celebrate their first 100 years of palaces, plaques and preservation

Chefs Du Jour

Maui Culinary Academy, operating in its new $17 million training center, is satisfying Hawaii Regional Cuisine's hunger for talent

The Sitka Connection

What were Imperial Russia's intentions in 19th-century Hawaii?

Where the Wild Things Are

It's a zoo in cargo

Hawaiian Life