It’s now become pretty clear that the appalling ugliness that was the last presidential election was caused by our long-time enemy, Russia. Our intelligence sources are convinced it is so, and even Putin admitted he wanted Trump to win. Whatever. Presidents come and go. The real damage that was done to America was done by us, ourselves.
KAILUA-KONA — A large brush fire near Pohakuloa Training Area was apparently sparked late Wednesday by U.S. Marine Corps helicopters participating in RIMPAC exercises, military officials said Thursday.
WASHINGTON — Setting aside the issue of whether the president is wittingly advancing the interests of a hostile power — a qualification that is only imaginable in the Trump era — what is happening to the direction of American foreign policy?
HONOLULU – The Hawaii HomeOwnership Center (HHOC) has received a $10,000 gift from the First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH), according to an announcement by Dennis Oshiro, executive director of the Hawaii HomeOwnership Center. The funds are an investment to support HHOC’s classes, individualized coaching, and post-purchase services to home buyers throughout the state to attain sustainable homeownership.
KAILUA-KONA — The search continues for a man suspected of fatally shooting a 10-year veteran of the Hawaii Police Deportment during traffic stop on Highway 11 in Mountain View.
The beginning report in Sunday’s issue of West Hawaii Today about the homeless and drug addiction brought new information to light. First, who knew there were tunnels under the roadway? Apparently, the police and county government knew, and about the drugs also. I drive through there several times a day and never realized such a conglomeration of unfortunate people and garbage were there. A comment by Hawaii Police Department Sgt. Roylen Valera, however, brought to realization how badly organized are any plans for the resolution of this problem.
Some on the far left aren’t content to simply protest Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE. They want to abolish it. Indeed, getting rid of ICE altogether is quickly becoming a litmus test for politicians on the left.