Gunky, rodent-filled brown water caused by last weekend's storm has kept untold thousands of people out of the ocean and cost Haleiwa's Surf N Sea revenue in the form of lost kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals.
The war over aerial banners in Oahu's skies escalated Monday afternoon with Honolulu police arresting the pilot of an Aerial Banners North airplane at Dillingham Air Field.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell on Monday endorsed Gov. Neil Abercrombie for re-election, stressing an improved relationship between Honolulu Hale and Washington Place.
Electricity bills keep going up for residential customers on Oahu. The bill in July for a typical household using 600 kilowatt-hours a month went up from June by more than a dollar to $217.24, according to data released Monday by Hawaiian Electric Cos., the state's largest utility provider with service to Oahu, Maui and Hawaii island.
Kailua motorists might have to live with the traffic mess near the entrance to Kailua town for up to two more weeks as city officials continue repairs on a corroded 15-inch concrete sewer pipe, 20 feet underground, that created a sinkhole July 11.
VoteVets.org and its Vote Vets Action Fund will blitz the television airwaves in the next week or so with $100,000 in advertisements in support of 1st Congressional District candidate Mark Takai, the national political action committee is expected to announce Tuesday.
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