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Three Lanes and Seven Alleys

Three Lanes and Seven Alleys

Noe Nekotani, Opinions Editor, Reporter

November 1, 2017


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Set in the center of the urban city of Fuzhou, the capital of the Fujian province, is the ancient streets of Sanfang-Qixiang, which translates to “three lanes and seven alleys.” The buildings date back to the Tang (618-907) and Song (960-1279) Dynasties. Ka Leo reporters, along with their Chinese ...

Rail changes destinations

Rail changes destinations

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

November 1, 2017


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Many Sacred Hearts Academy students travel long distances to get to school, getting stuck in traffic and spending long hours on the road. However, some say the rail, a $10 billion project, might be the solution they have been waiting for. Initially, the transit would start in Kapolei, break off to...

Residents rebuild after devastating Marco Polo fire

Residents rebuild after devastating Marco Polo fire

Shelby Mattos and Lucinda Hu

October 7, 2017


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It has been four months since a fatal fire devastated the notable wave-shaped high-rise, Marco Polo, on July 14. Residents are still trying to cope and rebuild their lives, while investigations continue. “We started to do abatement programs, which is a plan to remove all hazardous materials,” Marco Pol...

Academy celebrates Founder’s Day

Academy celebrates Founder’s Day

Jasmine Matsumoto, Reporter

October 7, 2017


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Sacred Hearts Academy celebrated the school’s 108th birthday in a new light this year. Instead of a birthday cake and party balloons, the Academy celebrated the nuns and sisters who established the school in 1909. Now called Founder’s Day, the event began with a school cheer in the gym. T...

One-day pass gives commuters unlimited bus rides

One-day pass gives commuters unlimited bus rides

Rebecca Meyer, Features Editor, Reporter

October 5, 2017


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Hawaii bus commuters are jumping in on a newly-implemented one-day pass program. With the one-day pass, riders are allowed an unlimited amount of rides throughout the day with a single purchase on their first trip. The program was effective Oct. 1. The passes may be used for a 27-hour period, ...

New rules secure campus

New rules secure campus

Taylor McKenzie, Webmaster, Reporter

September 17, 2017


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Sacred Hearts Academy has been taking steps to becoming a more safe and secure campus. Starting this week, all gates and entryways will be locked at 4 p.m. Due to the Academy’s location on Waialae Avenue, the campus is opened to roadways on all sides. Unlike other school campuses, there is no si...

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