Patty Teruya, a former city employee who quit her job rather than dispute a Honolulu Ethics Commission complaint alleging more than 2,600 ethics violations, resigned Tuesday night as chairwoman of the Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board.
Teruya remains a member of the board, and it wasn’t immediately clear who will succeed her, said Tom Heinrich, executive secretary of the Neighborhood Commission Office, which administers the city’s 33 neighborhood boards. …
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Hawaiian Airlines Pilots To Picket
Hawaiian Airlines pilots plan to picket again at Honolulu International Airport on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to protest the pace of contract talks with the airline.
Hawaii And FBI Gun Database
Hawaii could become the first state in the United States to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere in the country.
Sports Authority Closing All Stores
The 463-store chain announced it is completely shutting down. It operates eight stores in Hawaii, including four on Oahu.
We might spend about $1.74 billion less in local funds by dismantling the project instead of completing it. But that could prove costly in other ways.