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Amemiya Maintains Fundraising Lead In Final Stretch Of Mayor’s Race Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Amemiya Maintains Fundraising Lead In Final Stretch Of Mayor’s Race

Candidates submitted their final campaign spending reports before residents start voting by mail throughout October. Two more reports are due before Nov. 3.

HPD Crime-Solving Record Is The Worst It’s Been In At Least 40 Years Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HPD Crime-Solving Record Is The Worst It’s Been In At Least 40 Years

HPD won’t talk about it, but FBI data shows Honolulu has one of the worst records in the country when it comes to solving property crimes as well as violent crimes.

Honolulu Mayor Candidates Debate Whether To Debate Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Mayor Candidates Debate Whether To Debate

Blangiardi agreed to a KITV4 debate after Amemiya called him out. Blangiardi suggested the change of plans was unrelated.

How Honolulu’s Mayoral Candidates Would Tackle The Pandemic

How Honolulu’s Mayoral Candidates Would Tackle The Pandemic

Blangiardi and Amemiya both would have done things different than the Caldwell administration but they differ most on the role of police.

Alan Texeira Sworn In To Replace Ikaika Anderson Screenshot: Olelo

Alan Texeira Sworn In To Replace Ikaika Anderson

Alan Texeira will serve out the remainder of Ikaika Anderson’s term.

New Honolulu Plan Opens Beaches, Parks, Social Gatherings To Groups Of 5 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

New Honolulu Plan Opens Beaches, Parks, Social Gatherings To Groups Of 5

Pools, hair salons can reopen. Retail can open at 50% capacity.

Developer Withdraws Application For Embattled Affordable Housing Project In Kailua Ahe Group

Developer Withdraws Application For Embattled Affordable Housing Project In Kailua

The project couldn’t generate the support it needed from city council members.

Councilwoman Files Ethics Complaints Over Chair’s Departure To Union Job Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Councilwoman Files Ethics Complaints Over Chair’s Departure To Union Job

Councilwomen Heidi Tsuneyoshi and Kym Pine are requesting a more open process to choose Anderson’s replacement.