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Local News - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 04:48
Vehicle in head-on accident located • Suspect sought in sex assault at school • Female snorkeler at Hanauma Bay dies • Man convicted of murder in 2009 slaying

世界一の朝食レストランがまもなくオープン

ローカルニュース - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 09:50
 「世界一の朝食」を提供するレストランと称されているオーストラリア発の「Bills(ビルズ)」が、今月29日(土)にオアフ島ワイキキに全米初の店舗をオープンする。 ワイキキのビーチウォーク通り沿いにあるハードロックカフェも入店している建物内にオープンするビルズハワイは、約8,450平方フィートの売り場面積を有し、約50名の従業員が雇用されている。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース

今週末は強風に注意

ローカルニュース - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 09:40
 米国気象庁では、今日の午後から明日の夕方まで風速35~45マイル、場所によっては風速65マイルの強風が吹くとの予想を発表。今日の16時から明日の18時まで、州内に強風警報を発令している。 当局では、特に島のリーワード地区の山側で強風が吹く可能性が高いとし、強風によって樹木の木々が飛ばされたり、飛ばされた木々などによって停電などが引き起こされる可能性もあるとし、市民に対して注意を呼びかけている。
参考:ハワイ・ニュース・ナウ

Family renews plea to help find missing man

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
A Honolulu family is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the safe return of a 70-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease who went missing six weeks ago.

New York Times: Self-described champion of India's poor faces court scrutiny

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
NEW DELHI » Subrata Roy has long been one of Asia's most flamboyant billionaires, a bejeweled, modern maharajah who lives on an opulent 270-acre estate and presides over the Sahara Group, which is, by its own account, India's largest private employer.

Newswatch

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Hammer attack brings charges • Human remains to be autopsied • Building staff douses blaze

Permit opens parking lot for Hawaii Kai carnival

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
The city has issued a permit to E.K. Fernandez Shows for use of a parking site for the Hawaii Kai Community Carnival.

H-1 and Kalanianaole scheduled for full closures

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
State transportation officials are warning of two major highway closures on Oahu later this week, meaning drivers will probably want to avoid those areas or seek alternate routes.

No growth in revenue predicted for state

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
The state Council on Revenues on Tuesday predicted zero revenue growth for this fiscal year and reduced the growth projection for next fiscal year, a significantly downgraded forecast that could handcuff state lawmakers as they draft revisions to the state budget.

PUC head allegedly ran illegal rental

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
The chairwoman of the state Public Utilities Commission is under investigation for allegedly illegally building and operating a Hana­lei bed-and-breakfast for more than a decade, The Garden Island newspaper on Kauai reported Tuesday.

Friends pay tribute to pilot who dies in Kauai crash

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
The crash of an ultralight aircraft on Kauai that killed two people Tuesday marked the seventh in Hawaii involving weight-shift control aircraft since 2010.

Caldwell kicks off Meheula Parkway roadwork

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Honolulu city officials Tuesday launched a $13.76 million project to repave two heavily used and deteriorating Mili­lani roads, and Mayor Kirk Caldwell reaffirmed his commitment to a five-year plan to repave 1,500 miles of worn roads.

Growing concerns over GMO registry on Big Island

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Registration requirements for Hawaii island's growers of genetically modified crops are on hold for now because of a judge's ruling. But the question remains: Will the broader scope of the county's new law banning the outside use and testing of modified plants be challenged in court?

Lawyers focus on who dealt the fatal blow to 5-year-old

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Former Schofield Barracks soldier Naeem Williams hit his 5-year-old daughter Talia in the chest so hard that the girl suffered a left shoulder separation, federal prosecutor Darren W.K. Ching said Tuesday in opening statements of Williams' capital murder trial.

Kids, parents rally for childhood programs

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Supporters of family-child interaction learning programs brought a makeshift classroom to the Capitol on Tuesday to rally for expanded early-education options.

Council bill would raise taxes on residential vacation homes

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Honolulu City Council members are looking into whether transient vacation units and bed-and-breakfast homes should be taxed at higher rates. Also, they appear ready to tackle related issues such as allowing for more legal short-term residential vacation rentals while cracking down on illegal ones.

Driver gets 60 days behind bars for fatal crash

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
A North Shore woman was sentenced to 60 days in prison Tuesday for causing a fatal head-on collision two years ago near Kawela Bay.

Kokua Line: Homeless cause problems at libraries across Oahu

Local News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 04:56
Question: I go to the Hawaii State Library on King Street weekly. For years, overloaded carts and other items belonging to the homeless are placed on library property and at the entrance steps. One day, the stench coming from two carts was overwhelming.