Maya Soetoro-Ng, President Obama’s half-sister and Hawaii resident, lent the Obama glow to Neil Abercrombie’s campaign for governor at a fund-raiser the other night. Is she a player?
Movers, shakers, lawmakers, industrialists, CEOs, educators, grassroots advocates, cultural practitioners — there are a lot of people in Hawaii that make the islands go ’round. Each reporter-host is tasked with identifying key players as part of our online service. We’d love your help.
The IRS Wants Your Help
Rep. Ing Is A Proud Papa
State Rep. Kaniela Ing and his partner, Khara Jabola-Carolus, welcomed their first child — a son, Laguna — into the world on Monday. Ing, 27, returns to work later today.
Hastert Sentenced To 15 Months
The former U.S. House speaker is going to prison in a hush money case that revealed allegations of decades-old sexual abuse.
State officials reluctantly reveal the bid for a three-year contract to house up to 1,800 Hawaii prisoners on the mainland.