A strong magnitude 7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said.
The city Department of Planning and Permitting has recommended rezoning the mauka-side street frontage of Kuhio Avenue between Kaiulani and Liliuokalani avenues, pictured, to “apartment mixed use” from “apartment.”
Hawaii Department of Education leaders met with the Star-Advertiser’s editorial board this month: Amy Kunz, senior assistant superintendent, left; Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi; and Assistant Superintendents Leila Hayashida and Stephen Schatz.
Six recovering substance abusers sat in an inner-city treatment center, sharing their stories. When Michael's turn came around, he spoke of his former drug of choice, alcohol, and mentioned the night years ago when he drove drunk on the Massachusetts Turnpike, caused an accident and was arrested before passing out. Story »