Honolulu News for June 24th 2013

Federal agents arrest ex-Honolulu police officer
HONOLULU (AP) — A former Honolulu police officer has been arrested for allegedly possessing stolen U.S. government property taken from a Drug Enforcement Administration agent's vehicle. A DEA special agent says in a criminal complaint that his vehicle More…

Historic downtown Honolulu's Aliiolani Hale built in 1874 undergoes repairs
HONOLULU — Repairs are under way for a historic downtown Honolulu building that houses the Hawaii Supreme Court. Aliiolani Hale was built in 1874. It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The state Judiciary says restoration and More…

DEA arrests former Honolulu police officer on possession of stolen property charge
HONOLULU — A former Honolulu police officer who resigned after a drunken driving conviction has been arrested on charges he stole U.S. government property taken from a Drug Enforcement Administration agent's vehicle. A DEA special agent said in a More…

Ruling lets wrongful death suit continue in Hawaii
HONOLULU — A wrongful death lawsuit by the family of a New York teen must move forward in Hawaii — where the 15-year-old was swept out to sea during a kayaking expedition — and not in Colorado, where the tour company is based, a federal judge in More…

Honolulu teen rock band EMKE on the rise
Although they sound like the words of a 40-something bitter rocker, they’re actually from by 13-year-old Mid-Pacific Institute student Ezri Santos. She plays bass and keyboard in EMKE, a Hawaii band of teeny boppers with a brawny rock sound influenced … More…

DEA arrests former Honolulu police officer on possession of stolen property charge
HONOLULU — A 44-year-old former Honolulu police officer has been charged with possessing property stolen from a federal Drug Enforcement Administration official. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://bit.ly/15qnZrH) reports Christopher R. Carlson was More…

Honolulu Kid-Biz Summer Camp Puts the “FUN” in Crowd-FUNding
Honolulu Kid-Biz Summer Camp Puts the “FUN” in Crowd-FUNding. From the producers of Lemonade Alley, comes Camp BizGym, a 1-week summer camp in which K-12 students create a short video on a business idea of their own to promote through online More…

Military takes over Oregon woman's murder probe
Marine Corps Forces Pacific said in a statement Friday it agreed with Honolulu prosecutors it would be “more advantageous” to prosecute the case in the military justice system. Honolulu police arrested Master Sgt. Nathaniel Cosby earlier this month but More…

Honolulu City Council member calls for Mayor to work with council on budget
The Honolulu City Council and the Mayor obviously don't agree on everything in the new budget. One council member said he hopes Mayor Caldwell will agree to meet with them. Yesterday, the mayor said he returned the budget to the council without his More…

Free Honolulu Birthday Swag – Honolulu Magazine – June 2013
It's your birthday? Here's a list of stuff around Honolulu you can get for free. More…

Historic Honolulu building undergoes repairs
Historic Honolulu building undergoes repairs. HONOLULU (AP) — Repairs are under way for a historic downtown Honolulu building that houses the Hawaii Supreme Court. Aliiolani Hale was built in 1874. It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places. More…

Hawaii23 – Never Again – Honolulu Message Board – TripAdvisor
We have used Hawaii23 on five separate occasions, but never again. Previously I have supported Mark with positive comments on TripAdvisor but the last two More…

Awesome View – Diamond Head, Honolulu Traveller Reviews
Diamond Head: Awesome View – See 3950 traveler reviews, 1449 candid photos , and great deals for Honolulu, HI, at TripAdvisor. More…

Honolulu fire rescue crews airlift injured hiker out of Kaaawa
A young woman is lucky to be alive after she fell 300 feet off a hiking trail. It happened just before noon today in Windward Oahu on the Puu Manamana trail better known as Crouching Lions. One of the hikers, a 25-year-old woman visiting from Georgia More…

The Stench of Honolulu, By Jack Handey, Part 1 – Studio 360
When my friend Don suggested we go on a trip to the South Seas together, and offered to pay for … More…

Honolulu fire officials say hiker suffered traumatic injuries after falling
HONOLULU — A 23-year-old woman has suffered traumatic injuries to her leg and lower back after falling 300 feet from a hiking trail in Kaaawa. A Honolulu fire official told the Star Advertiser (http://bit.ly/1aDQDLB ) that the woman was part of a six More…

Boy, 8, falls down Honolulu trash chute – Mauinews.com | News
HONOLULU — An 8-year-old boy was taken to a hospital trauma center in serious condition after he fell down a garbage chute of a Honolulu high-rise… More…

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser Outtakes column
June 23–The searching never stops, and the realization of that can prompt Timmy Chinn to smile and shake his head. He could be driving through Honolulu, sitting at a restaurant or even staring at a storefront and every single time ask the very same More…

Honolulu Could Kickstart Response to Urban Homelessness
Crowdfunding supports an ever-increasing array of fetish projects, and it may soon help the dispossessed. More…

Military takes over Oregon woman's murder probe
HONOLULU — A Marine is being held at a military detention facility in Pearl Harbor while authorities investigate the murder of a visitor from Oregon. Marine Corps Forces Pacific said in a statement Friday it agreed with Honolulu prosecutors it would More…

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