The American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii wants Hawaii County to show it no longer follows policies regarding driver’s license pictures it says violates the First Amendment.
It was warm, breezy and busy last week at the University of Hawaii at Hilo Agricultural Farm Laboratory in Panaewa. At the end of the lane that makes its way across the property, students — and animals — bustled around the horse barn.
A plan to erect a permanent gate controlling access to Leilani Estates threatens to divide subdivision residents both figuratively and literally.
A 731-acre project that’s languished for a decade is at risk of being reverted to an agricultural land reclassification.
Preventing an extra single degree of heat could make a life-or-death difference in the next few decades for multitudes of people and ecosystems on this fast-warming planet, an international panel of scientists reported Sunday. But they provide little hope the world will rise to the challenge.
Since March 2013, 23 inmates were mistakenly released from Hawaii jails and prisons with 16 — more than two-thirds — released from Hawaii Community Correctional Center.