The ouster of University of Hawaii at Manoa Chancellor Tom Apple would hurt the university's ability to overcome a budget shortfall and compound problems already facing the flagship campus, key faculty members say.
State Sen. David Ige stopped by a luncheon for seniors Saturday at the Grand Wailea Resort in Kihei, Maui. He and his wife, Dawn, met in the afternoon with women who support his Democratic primary campaign for governor at Cafe o' Lei at the Dunes at Maui Lani here.
A frantic woman jumped into an Ewa Beach condominium pool last week and pulled up her limp 2-year-old son from the bottom. "He was blue," said a resident at Palm Villas 1 who watched helplessly.
Hawaii now has more solar power per person than any other state in the nation. There were enough photovoltaic systems installed in the islands last year to overtake Arizona in that category, according to a recent report.
Meg Lin is not afraid to pick up power tools and get her hands dirty. She's built raised-bed garden plots at her Manoa Valley home, created a three-step composting system, made a rain catchment system to save water, set up a worm composting bin for food scraps, and more.
While an errant course approach cost him a world championship last year, Connor Baxter more than made up for the mistake, posting a record time in the process. Baxter completed the 32-mile course in 4 hours, 8 minutes and 8 seconds.