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Many longtime residents can still remember when private organizations barred Asian-Americans. Now the divide is between locals and outsiders.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell should be working to pull people together to solve the rail issue. Instead, he’s pointing fingers — and not at himself.
Elections are underway for members of the island’s 33 volunteer advisory panels.
Residents are frustrated by the long wait to start a $3.12 million repair job on the damaged gym, which was a “safe haven” for kids.
Making local produce more available can feed the stomachs and nurture the cultures of Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders.
Councilman Brandon Elefante continues to oppose the idea of moving homeless people around by making it illegal to sit or lie down on some city streets.
The former vicar general for the Catholic Church left his last government job after revelations of an affair with a parishioner.
Residents worry that transferring the park to the Department of Enterprise Services will change its culture and introduce commercialization.
New rules would prohibit the sale of food, drinks and merchandise. But critics say the rules as written aren’t strong enough to stop the vendors.