Juveniles convicted of misdemeanors should no longer be sent to the Hawaii Youth Correctional Facility, a working group recommended Friday, a policy change that could reduce the facility's average daily population by 60 percent and save the state $11 million over the next five years.
Lila Marie Valentine Aila • May Lum Aiu • Hisayo Y. Akama • Bartolome Obnamia Bajar • Maurice Kaonohiokala Baysa • Lorraine Jane Gomes Bisho • Michael Macabeo Cacho • Rachel Ching • Harold Arthur Duby • and more
Democrats appeal open-primary ruling • Piano students star in Christmas concert • Multiple crash sends 5 people to the hospital and more
Motorcyclist dies after hitting parked car • Arrestee allegedly assaults officer • Fires damage homes in Makiki, Wahiawa
オアフ島で昨日、大型台風で甚大な被害を受けたフィリピンの支援を目的としたチャリティーイベント「コクア･フォー･フィリピン」が開催され、収益金として175万ドルが集まった事が明らかになった。 昨日のイベントは、ワイキキのヒルトン・ハワイアン・ビレッジの芝生エリアで開催される予定となっていたものの、悪天候のために屋外イベントから屋内での小規模なイベントに変更され、オンラインやラジオ放送を通して寄付を募っていた。 なお、イベントのチケットは被災者支援の義捐金として活用されるものの、希望者にはチケット料金の払い戻しが行われる。
Sara Adjer • Nancy Suyeko Akahane • Herman K. Apo • Lois Elaine Bergeron • Rosita Pascua Cadiz • Maximo N. Castillo Jr. • Gloria Shizue Del Rosario • Julia Yolinda Ferreira • Kikue Haseyama • Daniel Stacy Lum • James Matsui • and more
American Savings Bank executive Jennifer Capps Cook made a point of flying in from her Kauai office just to wrap Christmas presents for needy families with several colleagues Friday at the downtown Honolulu branch.
Bartolome Obnamia Bajar • Tana Hecht Basa • Kaikelokeokalani Brede • Maria B. Camacho • Chiyoko Vivian Chalker • Philip Henry Chang • John William Counce • Wilhelmina E. DeRego • Bonifacio Asuncion Garcia • Violet Mae Horie • and more
PARIS - For all their indignation last summer, when the scope of the United States' mass data collection began to be made public, the French are hardly innocents in the realm of electronic surveillance.
With Congress poised to approve a budget before the end of the year, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard sent a letter to House Budget Committee leaders Tuesday requesting that Hawaii be exempt from Transportation Security Administration fees that would increase by more than double.
When Loretta Fuddy took over as director of the state Department of Health, one of the first things she did was help save the Maui County medevac helicopter from falling victim to the budget ax.
Loretta Fuddy was a political appointee as director of the state Department of Health, but as a leader who rose through the ranks from social worker to division chief to deputy director, her staff knew she was truly one of them.
The Makani Kai Air crash that killed the state's health director comes at a time when the small commuter carrier is seeking to renew a federal contract that paid it nearly $1.9 million in subsidies through the last two years to operate Kalaupapa service.
A 70-year-old survivor of the Makani Kai crash Wednesday said state Health Director Loretta Fuddy was conscious before he struck out to swim to Kalaupapa. C. Phillip Hollstein Jr. said he helped everyone out of the plane, was the last one off, and recalls seeing Fuddy in the water.
Police arrested a 35-year-old Kapaa man after the Kauai Humane Society discovered malnourished dogs, including one that was dead, at his home Tuesday.
A Maui man wanted in the sexual assault of a boy last year has been apprehended in Thailand by U.S. authorities and returned to the islands for trial. Steven Strike, 46, of Paia was indicted by a Maui grand jury Feb. 1 in the assault of a child younger than 14 years old for more than a year.
A man who worked as an aircraft fueler for American Airlines admitted in U.S. District Court on Thursday that he transported methamphetamine to Honolulu from Los Angeles in April and that he had been doing so since January of 2008 or 2009.
The Kauai County Council's Planning Committee wants to give an investment group more time to forge plans to restore an iconic resort battered by Hurricane Iniki in 1992 before the full Council decides whether to repeal an ordinance that helps expedite reconstruction of structures damaged by the Category 4 storm.