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Hawaii News Now
Big crowds (and big traffic headaches) expected for Eddie Aikau big-wave contestWAIMEA BAY, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - In addition to monster surf, be prepared fo
Big crowds (and big traffic headaches) expected for Eddie Aikau big-wave contest
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
WAIMEA BAY, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - In addition to monster surf, be prepared for big crowds, gridlock, parking nightmares. That’s what the city is warning contest spectators and North Shore residents. They’re also asking people to be patient, and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Miscommunication could be to blame for traffic gridlock on Pro Bowl dayA miscommunication and lack of coordination between the Aloha Stadium, the NFL
Miscommunication could be to blame for traffic gridlock on Pro Bowl day
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
A miscommunication and lack of coordination between the Aloha Stadium, the NFL and local government may have worsened the severe traffic that plagued the H-1 Freeway the day of the Pro Bowl. After Hawaii News Now inquired with the Aloha Stadium,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Although Sand Island homeless shelter currently half full expansion possibleStrumming his ukulele it's obvious Kala Koanui was feeling pretty good. But it
Although Sand Island homeless shelter currently half full expansion possible
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
Strumming his ukulele it's obvious Kala Koanui was feeling pretty good. But it wasn't long ago the 59-year-old thought his days might be numbered. Koanui had been homeless four years and living out in the elements was wearing on his body. "I ended... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Improvements to Hans L’Orange Park in Waipahu completeAfter five months of renovations, Hans L’Orange Park is ready to play ball. On
Improvements to Hans L’Orange Park in Waipahu complete
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
After five months of renovations, Hans L’Orange Park is ready to play ball. On Saturday Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced that work to the baseball field in Waipahu was done. Completions to the park cost the city over $344,000 and include a new... Read more
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The Maui News
Time running out on Ige declarationSince then there's been one committee meeting to briefly talk about the proposa
Time running out on Ige declaration
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
Since then there's been one committee meeting to briefly talk about the proposal but no action taken. Budget and Finance Committee Chair Riki Hokama says he wants answers and transparency before he takes any action. My administration has been... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Signature city program aimed at increasing affordable rentals a bust so farIt's a major part of the city's plan to solve the affordable housing crisis. B
Signature city program aimed at increasing affordable rentals a bust so far
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
It's a major part of the city's plan to solve the affordable housing crisis. But four months after a new law took effect allowing homeowners to build accessory dwelling units on their properties, only one person has been given the OK to start... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Mayor Caldwell: Feds working to tackle immigrants, homeless issue on OahuDespite a huge undertaking to sweep the hundreds of homeless individuals living
Mayor Caldwell: Feds working to tackle immigrants, homeless issue on Oahu
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
Despite a huge undertaking to sweep the hundreds of homeless individuals living on the streets of Kakaako, it’s clear that simply moving them from place to place isn’t enough and that getting them into permanent housing would be a better solution,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Leaders' statements on search for MarinesStatements from political leaders on the collision of two Marine helicopters of
Leaders' statements on search for Marines
Hawaii News Now / Posted 26 days ago
Statements from political leaders on the collision of two Marine helicopters off Oahu: Mayor Kirk Caldwell: Everyone at the City and County has been deeply impacted by this incident and our hearts are breaking for the friends and ohana of the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Honolulu City Council to vote on rail tax extensionThe Honolulu City Council will be vote Wednesday on a bill that would extend a
Honolulu City Council to vote on rail tax extension
Hawaii News Now / Posted 28 days ago
The Honolulu City Council will be vote Wednesday on a bill that would extend a tax surcharge to pay for the $6.6 billion rail project. The bill would extend Oahu’s 0.5 percent tax surcharge from 2022 to 2027. The City Council wants to cap the amount... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Kaneohe gravity tunnel halfway completeHonolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced, on Tuesday the city's progress on a thr
Kaneohe gravity tunnel halfway complete
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced, on Tuesday the city's progress on a three mile gravity tunnel that will transport waste from Kaneohe to Kailua. After nearly nine months of drilling, 1.7 miles of the tunnel beneath the Oneawa Hills is... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Sweeps deterring some homeless from seeking shelterThe city has argued that homeless sweeps push people on the streets to get help
Sweeps deterring some homeless from seeking shelter
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
The city has argued that homeless sweeps push people on the streets to get help. But some advocates disagree, pointing to the large number of homeless who remain on the streets. And some homeless people say all the sweeps have done is made them wary... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Are sweeps deterring homeless from seeking shelter?The city has argued that homeless sweeps push people on the streets to get help
Are sweeps deterring homeless from seeking shelter?
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
The city has argued that homeless sweeps push people on the streets to get help. But advocates disagree, pointing to the large number of homeless who remain on the streets. And some homeless people say all the sweeps have done is made them wary of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
City makes progress in island-wide park refurbishing projectMayor Kirk Caldwell unveiled a new playground at Nuuanu Valley Neighborhood Par
City makes progress in island-wide park refurbishing project
Hawaii News Now / Posted 1 months ago
Mayor Kirk Caldwell unveiled a new playground at Nuuanu Valley Neighborhood Park on Thursday as part of his plan to refurbish dozens of parks and playgrounds on the island. Mayor Caldwell announced his plan last year in his State of the City Address... Read more

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