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2014年度の新ミスハワイが誕生

ローカルニュース - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 08:42
 オアフ島のハワイ・コンベンション・センターで7日(土)、新ミスハワイの選考会が行われ新しいミスハワイが誕生した。 今年度のミスハワイに選出されたのは、UHマノア校で生物学を専攻していたカウアイ島カラヘオ出身のステファニー・ステウリさんで、今後、ハワイ代表としてミスアメリカ選考会に出場する。
参考:KHON2

カカアコで新コンドの鍬入れ式を開催

ローカルニュース - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 08:31
 オアフ島カカアコ地区で7日(土)、最新のコンドミニアム「ワイエア(Waiea)」建設着工を前にした鍬入れ式が行われ、ハワイ州のニール・アバクロンビー知事、ホノルル市のカーク・コールドウェル市長など、多くの関係者が参加した。 今回鍬入れ式が行われたワイエアは、アラモアナ大通り、クイーン通り、カマケ通りに面した位置に建設される予定で、35階建てのコンドミニアムには、171世帯分の住居スペースが確保され、販売価格は170万ドルからとなっている。 なお、カカアコ地区では今後も大規模な再開発が行われる予定で、同地区に同じく建設予定となっているコンドミニアム「アナハ(Anaha)」の販売も行われている。
参考:ハワイ・ニュース・ナウKHON2

Suspect accused of fraud and other crimes

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
A 30-year-old woman using a counterfeit credit card racked up $21,000 in charges during a five-day shopping binge that included a $4,000 purchase at a jewelry store, the victim of her scheme said.

Iron Workers Union backs Abercrombie

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Gov. Neil Abercrombie on Thursday picked up the endorsement of the Iron Workers Union Local 625 and the Iron Workers Stabilization Fund. The union represents 2,000 workers statewide.

Police group endorses Hannemann

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
The State of Hawaii Organization of Police Officers on Thursday endorsed former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann for governor, a show of confidence in Hannemann's independent campaign.

Bill pitches Leeward medical site

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Hawaii's two U.S. senators are co-sponsors of legislation that would give Hawaii another health care facility for veterans, possibly built in Leeward Oahu and named after retired Sen. Daniel Akaka.

Hawaii vet remembers D-Day

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Seventy years ago today, Bill Paty was heading across the English Channel in a C-47 flying just 800 feet above the sea in the dark of night as he and thousands of other soldiers prepared to parachute behind enemy lines into Normandy, France.

Weather conditions delay balloon launch

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Weather conditions weren’t right Thursday for the launch of the saucer-shaped test vehicle from the Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, NASA said in an advisory.

$10,000 rewards offered to protect aircraft

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
To deal with the increasing number of dangerous laser light flashes directed at aircraft in flight over Hawaii and elsewhere, the FBI has extended to all 50 states its offer of rewards up to $10,000 for information leading to arrests.

Shining Stars

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
The National Merit Scholarship Corp. recently announced this year's College-Sponsored National Merit awards. Seven Hawaii students are among the recipients.

Kokua Line: Beach park soap ban meets federal regulations

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Question: New signs posted on the bathhouse at Ala Moana declare it illegal to use shampoo, soap or conditioner at the beach showers since the runoff may enter the ocean. What about the folks with suntan lotion going into the water or showering off?

Newswatch

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Maui mayor draws election challenger

911 Report

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Skateboarder dies after hitting car on 10th Avenue • Death of city man 5 days after fight spurs investigation • Medical examiner IDs motorcyclist killed in accident

Obituaries

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
Charles Shim Ung Aina Jr. • Jose Garillo Barsana Jr. • Helen Puanani Burns • Theresa Clavecillas • Delwin David • Mei Cun Deng • Paula Anne Dombrosky • Belinda Pauline Freitas Dunham • and more

Council passes $2.14B budget

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
The Honolulu City Council voted Wednesday to approve a $2.14 billion operating budget and $708.9 million package that avoids tax rate increases for most residential property owners, a fee for curbside garbage pickup and advertising on the sides of buses but directs $40 million toward homeless shelters and programs.

Feds affirm Kauai officer's retaliation allegations

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has determined the Kauai Police Department retaliated against a veteran police officer after she reported alleged sexual harassment by an assistant chief.

Corrections and Clarifications

Local News - Mon, 06/09/2014 - 04:48
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser strives to make its news report fair and accurate. If you have a question or comment about news coverage, call Ed Lynch, managing editor/news, at 529-4758.

マウイ島のコンド販売価格が上昇

ローカルニュース - Sun, 06/08/2014 - 09:50
 マウイ郡不動産協会は、今年5月中に売買が行われたマウイ島内のコンドミニアムの販売価格が、前年同月に比べて大幅増だったと発表した。 協会によると、先月マウイ島内で売買されたコンドミニアムの販売戸数は116戸で、前年同月の139戸に比べて減少しているものの、中間販売価格は$476,000で、前年同月の$380,000に比べて約25%高だったとしている。なお、マウイ島内で先月中に売買が成立した一戸建て住宅の中間販売価格は$549,000で、前年同月の$540,000に比べて1.7%増だった。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース