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Mayor Wright Homes will be 'reborn'

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
Saying he would help end the stigmatization of Mayor Wright Homes as "ghetto," Gov. Neil Abercrombie and the state's public housing agency Friday announced they would put out a national search for a master developer.

Memorial event honoring cyclist adds short course

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
Family, friends and bicycling enthusiasts will gather this weekend for a ride around the island in memory of Zachary Manago. Manago was 18 when he was killed by a hit-and-run driver while cycling along Kamehameha Highway in December 2010.

Sinkhole rips Kailua road

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
The sinkhole, which formed at about 12:30 a.m. Friday morning near the corner of Hama­kua Drive and Kai­lua Road, was described as 20 feet long by 12 feet deep. What caused it had not been determined.

Ex-House speaker must prove Palolo home is his residence

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
A Circuit Court judge has ordered state Rep. Calvin Say to prove that he lives in the Palolo state House district he has represented since he was first elected in 1976. Six voters in Say's House district have challenged his residency.

$100M gain in tourism uncovered

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
A sudden turnaround was announced Friday in Hawaii's tourism industry, which had been fading a bit from last year's visitor arrival and spending records but now is on course to reach new highs.

Hanabusa 'demonstrates commitment' with $117,000 loan to her campaign

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
U.S. Rep. Colleen Hana­busa, scrambling to stay competitive with U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz in fundraising in the Demo­cratic primary for Senate, loaned her campaign $117,000 in June. Hana­busa had her best fundraising quarter since she announced her campaign.

Cemetery grant denied after group loses nonprofit status

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
The Abercrombie administration will not release a $100,000 grant to the Ewa Historical Society to maintain the Ewa Plantation Cemetery because the community group lost its nonprofit status.

911 Report

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
Suspect is charged in Pearl City burglary • California teen goes missing on Big Isle • Big Isle man is killed when jacked up car drops on him • Telescope construction may get started in October

Corrections

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
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.

Corrections

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
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.

Obituaries

Local News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 04:36
Rosario Fermin Cacpal • Robert Howard Ferguson Jr. • Margaret Cantere Magsayo Fidel • Natsue Go • Bessie Tsugie Hotema • Harry Ky Huynh • Jennie Junko Kan • Shiro Kurokawa • and more

ハワイ5-Oがエミー賞にノミネート

ローカルニュース - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 08:32
 最新シーズンの撮影がスタートしたばかりの米人気ドラマ「ハワイ5-O」が、テレビ界のアカデミー賞と称されるエミー賞の2部門にノミネートされた。 ハワイ5-Oは今回、サポート視覚効果賞(Outstanding Special And Visual Effects In A Supporting Role)と、スタント・コーディネーション賞(Outstanding Stunt Coordination For A Drama Series, Miniseries Or Movie)の2部門で、8月26日に授賞式が行われる。
参考:ハワイ・ニュース・ナウ

T.Jマックスがカポレイ地区に進出

ローカルニュース - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 08:19
 マサチューセッツ州に拠点を置く大手ディスカウント衣料店のT.Jマックスが、オアフ島西部のカポレイ地区に新店舗をオープン予定であることが明らかになった。 T.Jマックスのハワイ州内5店号店となる新店舗は、カポレイ地区で開発が進められているカポレイ・コモンズ内に開店予定で、店舗のオープンは2015年秋頃になるとみられている。
参考:パシフィック・ビジネス・ニュース

Newswatch

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
‘Electrical smell' diverts flight to Guam • Tripler groundwater free of fuel, tests say • New buoys will divide activities in lagoon

Abercrombie, Ige tangle over policy

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
Gov. Neil Abercrombie offered a strenuous defense of his first term in a debate Thursday night while state Sen. David Ige insisted there has been a lack of leadership from Washington Place.

Deedy retrial begins, with some changes

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
The cast of characters and arguments are largely the same, but a pair of recent state Supreme Court decisions could color the retrial of State Department special agent Christopher Deedy.

'Experience' is byword of Hanabusa campaign

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
For U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, the Democratic primary against U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz drills down to experience. The two Democrats both entered state politics in 1998

Abercrombie has huge lead in campaign fundraising

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
Gov. Neil Abercrombie holds a massive fundraising edge over state Sen. David Ige, his challenger in the Democratic primary. Abercrombie raised $885,600 during the past six months for his re-election campaign, according to a campaign finance report filed Thursday, and about $4.7 million overall. The governor has spent $3.9 million.

Little fire ant meeting to be held Monday in Mililani

Local News - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:39
Mililani residents with concerns about the spread of little fire ants in their community will have an opportunity to discuss the issues at a meeting Monday.