A historically high enrollment in the food stamp program is part of a broader increase in the need for public services during the pandemic.
The most recent rail ridership estimates are down almost 18%, largely based on a pre-pandemic drop in bus ridership.
The return of tourists has brought an increase in medical emergencies and ocean and hiking rescues.
Hawaii health officials urged everyone to get vaccinated.
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National Geographic’s profile of Hawaii’s capital city 10 years after statehood was a preview of things to come.
Following the principles of aloha aina — respect, reverence, justice — will be instrumental to our well-being in the years ahead.
Both agencies were the targets of recent critical examinations by State Auditor Les Kondo.
ʻO nā papahana e kūlia nui nei i ke kūkulu ʻia mai o kauhale a hana lawelawe paha no ka poʻe ʻuʻuku o ke kālā, ke kūʻē ʻia nei e nā kaiāulu e makemake ʻole e komo mai ia ʻano poʻe ma ko lākou mau kaiahome.
The $74 billion in funding will support more missiles and create a new position to manage shipbuilding contracts.
The findings come as President Joe Biden has proposed fining noncompliant hospitals up to $2 million annually.
Honolulu’s plastic reduction effort is eliminating fossil fuel waste, but also reflects the struggle to find a solution that’s both eco-friendly and convenient.
The state education department said it would also partner with complex areas that don’t have the resources to offer virtual programs at this time.
This is the third time Rudolph Puana’s criminal trial date was moved. He’s accused of running a prescription drug ring.
Ann Botticelli would join six other members of the Honolulu Police Commission, providing oversight of the Honolulu Police Department.
The commission chose the finalists from a list of 17 applicants.
Some activists want the community to have more of a say in the process, but the commission chair indicated public engagement is a turn-off for consultants.
Federal agencies are moving toward stricter enforcement of cybersecurity requirements for companies seeking government contracts.
A new law passed by the Legislature two years ago forbids the use of disability placards to park in metered stalls.