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Obituaries for April 13

Jay Benson, 60, of Hilo died Sunday, April 6, at Hilo Medical Center. Born in California. Private services to be held. Survived by mother, Jacqueline Brittain of Hilo; brother, Matthew Brittain of Mountain View; numerous nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Borthwick Hawaii Funeral Home, Hilo.

Jeep catches fire in Hilo garage

The Hawaii Police Department is encouraging the public to participate in a nationwide prescription drug take-back initiative being sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the state Department of the Attorney General and the Department of Public Safety.

License suit likely to move ahead

HONOLULU — A federal judge is not inclined to dismiss a lawsuit alleging Hawaii discriminates against those with limited English skills by making it difficult for them to obtain a driver’s license.

New stop for UHH bus service

The County Mass Transit Administration has revised its bus service for the University of Hawaii at Hilo and Hawaii Community College to include an additional stop at the new UH-Hilo Bookstore by the university’s main Kawili Street entrance, effective Monday.