The former Honolulu mayor's campaign website claims that he is the only gubernatorial candidate "so far" to be endorsed by a business group. Really? What's the Hawaii Venture Capital Association? UPDATE: Hannemann campaign revises website.
Three lawyers are running to succeed former Honolulu Prosecutor Peter Carlisle, who resigned to run for mayor. As of June 30, Franklin Pacarro had more support than Darwin Ching, but Ching invested in his campaign to level the playing field. Keith Kaneshiro hasn't raised a dime.
Response to violence at Kalihi Valley Homes will set direction for a security approach at all state public housing complexes, Civil Beat learns. News comes on day of community meeting to discuss what to do as curfew expires.