Anthropologist follows trail of century-old hobo graffiti

May 31, 2016

Anthropologist follows trail of century-old hobo graffiti

Anthropologist Susan Phillips had spent a career examining the graffiti that covers urban walls, bridges and freeway overpasses. But when she came across an unrecognizable collection made not with spray paint but substances like grease pencil and apparently left there for a century, she ...

Honolulu expands ban on sitting, lying down in public places

Jun 4, 2015

Honolulu expands ban on sitting, lying down in public places

Honolulu is expanding its ban on sitting and lying down in public places to additional parts of the city, despite Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s veto. The City Council voted 6-3 Wednesday to override the veto and enact its recent bill that expands the ban to ...