Author: Joelle Cabasa

AIA Design Awards 2023

Shaping communities through design excellence. This article recognizes the winners and entrants in the AIA Honolulu 65th Annual Design Awards.

HMSA celebrates 85 years of caring for Hawaii

The Hawaii Medical Service Association is proud to celebrate its 85th anniversary of serving its members and the people of Hawaii. HMSA opened its doors on June 1, 1938. Back then, HMSA served 671 members. Today, HMSA serves more than 770,000 people.

West Oahu Magazine 2023

In fast-growing West O‘ahu, there are strong demands for quality education, a dynamic workforce and health care services. Meet some of the people and companies who are rising to address the area’s needs with passion, commitment and vision.

Sales of Pricey O‘ahu Homes Trend Up

While the number of homes sold in most categories of O‘ahu real estate were flat or down in August, the sales numbers went up for single-family homes priced at $3 million or more and condos starting at $1.5 million.

What to Know About Insurance Claims Following a Wildfire

We spoke with Robert Libby, assistant VP of claims at First Insurance Co., and Aaron Poentis, regional account manager of First Onsite Property Restoration in Hawai‘i, about what residents should know about filing insurance claims after a wildfire and what the process generally looks like.