Ranks of Homeless Veterans Starting to Thin

Honolulu Star-Advertiser, September 26 By Dan Nakaso The number of homeless military veterans on Oahu fell 44 percent between January and August, while the number of veterans becoming homeless each month also shows an encouraging decline. Oahu is now among five metropolitan areas around the...

One of Honolulu’s First Responders remembers 9/11

Sonny Maguire, a Vietnam War veteran, worked for 33 years in the Honolulu Fire Department, eventually becoming a HazMat Captain before retirement.  As an expert in hazardous materials – he is internationally-recognized in the filed – Sonny watched the Twin Towers crash down on 9/11 from a very...

LGBT Caucus Announces Endorsement of Kirk Caldwell

The LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i (DPH), the Aloha State’s oldest and largest LGBTQ political organization, announces their endorsement for Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s re-election campaign. “The LGBT Caucus is proud and honored to announce our endorsement for Kirk Caldwell and his...

Councilmember Pine responds to Ozawa Djou Endorsement

Councilmember Kymberly Marcos Pine issued the following statement in response to Councilmember Trevor’s Ozawa’s comments regarding Mayor Kirk Caldwell: “I am deeply saddened and appalled by the statements made today by Councilmember Trevor Ozawa, who continues to claim that Mayor...