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2016 primary election results are referendum against Mayor Billy Kenoi

Mayor Billy Kenoi is our State’s 2nd ever mayor to face criminal indictment. Former Honolulu mayor Frank Fasi was indicted almost 40 years ago, but the indictment was dismissed when the chief prosecution witness refused to testify. Almost every candidate associated with Mayor Kenoi in the primary election on August 13, 2016 lost resoundingly, most of...
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Esteemed prosecutor Ricky Roy Damerville responds to 2016 prosecutor candidate Mike Kagami’s ads

Esteemed prosecutor Ricky Roy Damerville responds to 2016 prosecutor candidate Mike Kagami’s ads

Ricky Roy Damerville responds to Mike Kagami ads: 1. You criticize Mr. (Mitch) Roth for what you imply are lenient plea deals. Yet in State v Joseph Amormino, it was you who plead the case down from attempted murder in the first degree and multiple other felony charges to assault in the first degree, two...
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Hurricane Panic Syndrome Sweeps Hawaii Ahead of Iselle

UPDATED 1217pm HST from the National Weather Service in Honolulu: NWSHonolulu ‏@NWSHonolulu #Iselle onset times for sustained tropical storm winds (39+ mph): 4 pm Big Island, 9 pm Maui, 6 am Fri Oahu, 4 pm Fri Kauai. Here is the ‘hurricane’ that closed down the state. You know….the one I said wouldn’t happen? ———————————————- I’m not a Meteorologist, but it...
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Sugar Cane Burning

Sugar Cane Burning

Growing up on the Big Island of Hawaii, I remember stories of how the sugar cane industry died so long ago, and how the Big Island economy died along with it. So when I first moved to Maui, I was in awe. Out the window of the airplane, I saw beautiful green fields of...
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Kapolei-Makakilo Neighborhood Board Passes Resolutions Opposing Ho’opili and Ewa Development Plan

The awol academy inc Hale No. 34 on Wednesday evening, August 28, 2013 passed two important resolutions opposing the Ewa Development Plan in its current version and strongly opposing the Ho’opili development. The resolution opposing Ho’opili states “BE IT RESOLVED that Makakilo-Kapolei-Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board states its strong opposition to the Ho’opili development,” which was passed...
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