Two marines and two service wives yesterday invaded the Clerk's office at City Hall demanding to be registered to vote. They were backed by their lawyer, H. William Burgess, and three members of the Oahu Republican Party.
That Doris Duke Cromwell's request to the territorial harbor commission for permission to build a seawall on the beach in front of her Kaalawai property probably will be granted was indicated in discussion that marked a meeting of the board in the territorial office building late Tuesday afternoon.
AUGUST 5, 1978 » The Department of Education has set up procedures regarding the issuance of press releases from its civil rights compliance branch -- procedures which two attorneys say are unconstitutional.
Oahu taxi drivers say they should be exempt from the state's new seat belt law because being strapped in makes them "sitting ducks" for robbers and assailants. "When I've got a shoulder harness on, I have no way of evasive action," said Frank Nalbach, a Honolulu cabdriver for 13 years and president of the Oahu Taxi Owners Association.
Blaring horns, jangling whir of noisemakers and exploding firecrackers sounded a boisterous note of welcome to 1953 last night. Shoutin', rootin' and tootin' Honolulans filled with the spirit of revelry and good cheer, greeted the arrival of the New Year with a celebration equally intensive in extent and variety with celebrations of other years.
For openers, George Ariyoshi is saying, Hawaii has gone far enough in terms of its rapid economic development. And it has grown way too fast in term of people -- if Hawaii solves any of its problems, there must be a leveling off.
KEKAHA, Kauai » The demand for canned passion fruit juice on the New York market will in part be supplied in the future through the culture of passion fruit by the Kekaha chapter of the Future Farmers of America.
It is not true that senior citizens make more than the average number of telephone calls. So at least 60 percent of them would be among the 230,000 Oahu telephone users who would benefit by being billed by the call.
A new budget heavily weighted toward marketing will enable the Hawaii Visitors Bureau to seek out new geographical sources of tourists and to develop markets among new segments of the population in traditional market areas, Roger Ulveling, director of the state Department of Business and Economic Development said today.
The world's largest stone age workshops probably exist in Hawaii. Announcement of this discovery was made today by Kenneth P. Emory, ethnologist of the Bishop museum, following recent studies by him at the summit region of Mauna Kea on the Big Island.
The issue before the city Department of Land Utilization last night was whether the present character of the neighborhood still is for allowing continuation of a variance for a golf driving range in the old Waialae Drive-In movie lot.
Army authorities warned residents of the Haleiwa, Kahuku and Wahiawa areas today not to be alarmed if violent, simulated fighting is waged in their districts during the current Hawaiian department maneuvers.
Washington (UPI) » Rep. Spark M. Matsunaga yesterday joined with a group of House "doves" in opposing suggestions attributed to Premier Nguyen Cao Ky of South Viet Nam that the United States have it out with Red China now.
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