Gov. Abercrombie implied this week that David Ige, chairman of the Senate Ways and Means Committee and the governor's opponent in the Democratic primary, had held up the governor's tax relief proposals for seniors. But both the House and Senate have so far declined to move the governor's bills.
The high-poverty Washington Middle School has become a powerhouse in the annual MATHCOUNTS competition, taking first place at the state championships three years in a row, topping public and private schools including ‘Iolani and Punahou.
After deliberating for about two weeks in what's been described as Hawaii's biggest crystal methamphetamine case, jurors convicted a California man of a conspiracy to distribute 400 pounds of the drug to the islands.
Capt. Mike Williamson, commander of Naval Facilities Engineering Command Hawaii, told state lawmakers Friday that preparations are underway to make the giant tank "gas-free" so personnel can enter it and determine the cause of the leak.
Safari story time: Kids and their families can enjoy a day of reading and festivities at Honolulu Zoo • Puppets, crafts mark Persian New Year •
Hawaii seniors Christian Standhardinger, Brandon Spearman and Davis Rozitis will suit up at the Stan Sheriff Center one final time on Saturday night against Cal State Fullerton.
A crowd of 2,309 saw the Warriors rule the first set, squander a seven-point lead in the second and implode thereafter to end their seven-match winning streak in the Stan Sheriff Center.
Honolulu hip-hop fans can get a look at one Next Big Thing who appears to be well on his way to a career with staying power when Lamar comes to the Blaisdell Arena with his live band on Saturday night. Story »