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BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM Jessi Omoto adds the cherry flavoring to the “Snowbama” shave ice Tuesday at the Island Snow store in Kailua, where President Barack Obama and family usually get their shave ice. (The Snowbama has cherry, lemon lime and guava flavoring.) Below, Obama enjoyed a shave ice during a visit in 2008.
BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM Ed and Martha Burke of Kailuana Place in Kailua will be neighbors to President Barack Obama and the first family during their Hawaii vacation. “I’m very flattered he thinks so much of our neighborhood to keep coming back,” said Ed Burke, a Navy veteran.