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No time to be tired

It’s 4:45am. I woke up about half an hour ago, to the surprise that I had fallen asleep with all my clothes on, still wearing my contact lenses and without even having said goodnight to my roommate. 436 more words


City council committee to discuss sewage spills in light of recent DOH enforcement

The Honolulu City Council wants answers from the county administration about how it’s been handling sewer spills and stormwater overflows.

The council’s public works committee has the topic on the Aug. 190 more words


Vagrant Island saga continues with no end in sight

This would be funny if it weren’t so ridiculous and tragic.

The newspaper and others have reported several times on the vagrants who have seized control of a traffic island… 339 more words

City explains why lifeguards weren't immediately notified of Ala Wai sewage spill

Four days after a sewage spill in the Ala Wai Canal, there’s still no word from anyone at the city or state regarding test results of water samples taken at Magic Island. 230 more words


Beachgoers continue to crowd Magic Island despite Ala Wai sewage spill

Warning signs are still up at Magic Island two days after nearly 13,000 gallons of sewage spilled into the Ala Wai Canal. Yet despite the signs, some people say they unknowingly put themselves at risk. 414 more words


City faces stiff fine, penalties for massive Ala Moana sewage spill

The city is facing a stiff fine and must make big changes in Honolulu’s sewer system and wastewater procedures nearly a year after hundreds of thousands of gallons of raw waste spilled into streets, streams and oceans after a storm. 1,786 more words


Man hospitalized after stabbing in Ala Moana

Honolulu police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was stabbed in the Ala Moana area.

It happened at 2:41 a.m. Saturday on Hopaka Street.

According to police, the victim was with another man and about to enter a bar when a group challenged them to a fight. 29 more words