Civil Beat Staff

Chad Blair

No Surprise: Prevedouros Turns Republican

Panos Prevedouros will run for Honolulu mayor this year if Mufi Hannemann runs for governor, a near…

Coming Soon? The Aloha Stadium Mall

The state wants to allow commercial shops at Aloha Stadium and to rent the 50,000-seat facility for private use when…

Renewed Fight for Hawaii Civil Unions

Supporters of House Bill 444, the controversial measure that would extend “the same rights, benefits, protections, and responsibilities of spouses in a marriage to partners in a civil union” — namely, gay and lesbian couples — want another vote before the state Legislature adjourns April 29.

Hello, Hawaii: Meet Your State Beat Reporter-Host

I am the reporter-host assigned to cover state issues for Honolulu Civil Beat (aka Peer News). First,…