The executive committee of the elite local business organization wants Gov. Lingle to veto civil unions. But it would not answer whether it had received the received the consent of its membership — or even asked for it. One member says the answer is clear: No.
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Virgin Launches HNL-LAX Flights
Virgin America, recently acquired by Alaska Air, expanded its Honolulu service Thursday with daily flights to and from Los Angeles. Virgin will add flights between LAX and Kahului-Maui in June.
Sine Die At Hawaii Legislature
The House and Senate will conclude the 2016 session Thursday. Civil Beat will be there and reporting on the happenings.
KCC Chancellor Richards To Retire
Following a series of campus no confidence votes, University of Hawaii System leaders announced Wednesday that Kapiolani Community College Chancellor Leon Richards will step down after KCC’s May 15 commencement.
The challenge of finding space means classes meet in tents, at libraries — even at a McDonald’s