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Telescope opponents deliver petition to governor’s office

Apr 21 2015 - 12:05am || Comments

HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige’s chief of staff used a traditional greeting Monday when he met members from a group of opponents against building a giant telescope near the summit of Mauna Kea.

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    HONOLULU (AP) — Retailers on Oahu are gearing up for the island’s plastic bag ban, which begins July 1.

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    KAPAA, Kauai (AP) — Kapaa residents are trying to repair a historic Japanese stone lantern damaged by strong winds.

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    WAILUKU, Maui (AP) — The Maui Humane Society is embarking on a massive cat sterilization effort to stem the island’s overpopulation of feral cats.

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    Tony Dias, a Hawaii Veterans Affairs home loan specialist, will be hosting a free VA home loan seminar from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at the Innovation Center.

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    A series of resolutions aimed at addressing community concerns about the pending $4.3 billion sale of Hawaiian Electric Co. to Florida-based NextEra Energy have been adopted by the state House of Representatives and are headed to the Senate.

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    A series of resolutions aimed at addressing community concerns about the pending $4.3 billion sale of Hawaiian Electric Co. to Florida-based NextEra Energy have been adopted by the state House of Representatives and are headed to the Senate.

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    The Salvation Army Hawaiian and Pacific Islands Division has set up an online donation page to help fund emergency response efforts for residents of Chuuk affected by Typhoon Maysak.

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    Annalina Lozano, a Parker School 10th-grader, won first place in the 2015 Kaha Ki‘i 2nd Congressional District Art Competition for her photograph titled “Pride.”

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    A colorful dragon, cultural dancing and a martial arts demonstration will liven up the Life Care Center of Hilo, which is hosting its Chinese Spring Festival starting at 5:30 p.m. Friday. The program is free to the public.

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    For more than 10 years, the Hawaii Wildfire Management Organization, a nonprofit organization based in Waimea, has been on a mission to protect Hawaii’s communities and natural resources from the growing threat of wildfires.

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    As protests against the Thirty Meter Telescope continue, a Hawaii Preparatory Academy senior recently started her own online petition to offer support for the $1.4 billion project.

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    As protests against the Thirty Meter Telescope continue, a Hawaii Preparatory Academy senior recently started her own online petition to offer support for the $1.4 billion project.

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    One’s a frequent flyer, another has repaid $1,189 in personal charges on his county-issued credit card, but in general county department leaders and other top officials adhere pretty closely to the rules governing the county cards known as pCards.

  • | Posted: Apr 16 2015 - 12:05am

    One’s a frequent flyer, another has repaid $1,189 in personal charges on his county-issued credit card, but in general county department leaders and other top officials adhere pretty closely to the rules governing the county cards known as pCards.

  • | Posted: Apr 16 2015 - 12:05am

    BOSTON — With a moment of silence, the tolling of church bells and a call for kindness, Boston marked the second anniversary of the marathon bombings Wednesday, the emotions clearly still raw from the devastating attack during one of this city’s most cherished events.