The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands comes under fire for not providing any new housing units last fiscal year.
Rep. Beth Fukumoto says the Legislature needs to act on housing issues to help low- and middle-income buyers.
After a federal court shot down the efforts of individual counties, advocates of more regulation have only the Legislature to turn to.
The U.S. Supreme Court Justice, in Honolulu for a UH law school program, spoke to high school students Saturday.
The Caldwell administration defended the appointment of Marc Alexander, who settled a sexual abuse case last year brought by a minor.
Despite rising rents, Hawaii has no mechanism to limit rent increases to prevent homelessness and overcrowding.
The Honolulu Board of Water Supply says the current plan for modernizing the tanks poses too high a risk to Oahu’s drinking water.
The former vicar general for the Catholic Church left his last government job after revelations of an affair with a parishioner.
Hawaii Sen. Will Espero says the time is right for the state to float general obligation bonds to address the housing shortage.