City Council dispute puts hold on grants to nonprofit groups
By Allison Schaefers
Sept. 29, 2013
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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM The Waikiki Community Center had been looking to expand its senior program, but the plan is now in limbo after a dispute between the City Council and Mayor Kirk Caldwell over grants for nonprofits. Sachiko Miyoshi, left, Sue Bures, Bart Mathias, Karla Gibson and Nancy Miller played the ukulele Friday as part of the center’s program and regularly attend the ukulele sessions.