Judi Steinman, right, coordinator for the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy program at the University of Hawaii-Hilo, spoke Tuesday at the state Capitol on behalf of supporters of House Bill 1072, which would authorize psychologists to prescribe medication for their mentally ill patients.
Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi's seemingly cavalier attitude about using a taxpayer-funded credit card for personal expenses signals a potential pattern of misuse that demands the immediate release of relevant financial records.
Casino gambling with cash payoffs is illegal in Texas. But on a drizzly Tuesday afternoon in February, you could not tell it by the scene inside a former tire shop near this Rio Grande Valley border town: a few dozen men and women gambling on 75 slot machines in windowless rooms. Story »
SMEI Honors Dennis Francis
Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI) recently honored Honolulu Star-Advertiser president and publisher Dennis Francis as its 2014 Salesperson of the Year in Sheraton Waikiki’s Hawaii Ballroom. Read More »