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The Honolulu Advertiser
Korean donation to library goes toward e-books, paperbacks
A check presentationceremony and demonstration of new Korean e-books were held Thursday at the McCully-Moiliili Public Library, with Gov. NeilAbercrombie and Consul General Walter K. Paik in attendance.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Honolulu Advertiser
Abercrombie orders flags to half-staff to honor Mandela
Gov. Neil Abercrombie ordered that the flags of the United States and of Hawaii be flown at half-staff at all state offices and the Hawaii National Guard until sunset Monday in honor of Nelson Mandela who died today.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Gay Weddings Become Reality In Hawaii
Same-sex couples are taking advantage of Hawaii's newfound aloha for gay weddings.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
2 companies selected as Oahu DOE school bus vendors
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Abercrombie names four appointees to Hawaii education, land boards
Gov. Neil Abercrombie has appointed two real estate executives, a building permit consultant and the former bandmaster of the Royal Hawaiian Band to seats on the state Board of Education, the Hawaii Community Development Authority , the Hawaiian Homes Commission and the Hawaii Land Use Commission .
Hawaii Celebrates Marriage Equality
The state Department of Health reported that by 3 p.m. Monday, it had received 179 online applications for marriage licenses from same-sex couples, and 46 of the couples had married, according to Hawaii News Now, a service of TV stations KGMB and KHNL.
I went to a midnight wedding last night
I don't know if it is for the better or the worse that the wedding I celebrated last night did not get coverage here within the Kossack nation.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Gay weddings become reality in Hawaii...
The first couples to take advantage of Hawaii's newfound law allowing same-sex couples to marry line up for a group picture at the Sheraton Waikiki, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 in Honolulu.
Afterthoughts: For the Love
When Gov. Neil Abercrombie first announced a special legislative session to consider a bill legalizing same-sex marriage, I somehow didn't anticipate much more than a normal bill hearing.
Same-sex couples get married
Six more couples were among the first to wed in Waikiki -- sharing a monumental moment for our state.
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Same-sex marriage now legal in Hawaii
Same sex marriages begin Monday in the state of Hawaii. A new law took effect at just after midnight in the Aloha State and six couples tied the knot shortly afterwards.
The Huffington Post
First Gay Weddings In Hawaii Take Place
Same-sex marriage took more than two decades of activism to reach Hawaii, but the first ceremonies only took a few minutes.
Could Hawaii Become A Same-Sex Wedding Destination?
Starting Monday, same-sex marriage is legal in Hawaii. The state has long been a destination for weddings and honeymoons.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Gay couples celebrate marriage law in Hawaii with midnight weddings as new law takes effect
Dozens of couples were expected to start tying the knot early Monday, moments after midnight, when a new law allowing same couples to marry takes effect in the state.
In Race For First Gay Wedding In Hawaii, This Couple Is Ready For Midnight
They will be in a race with at least six other couples who will be at the Sheraton Hotel in Waikiki.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Minister and partner to wed in isles' first gay marriages
Jonipher Kupono Kwong, a minister and gay rights activist, will wed fiance Chris Nelson moments after the clock strikes midnight tonight, when marriage equality becomes legal in Hawaii.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Cardinal Dolan says Catholic Church 'caricatured as anti-gay'
As gay marriage legislation picks up momentum across the country, New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan said the Roman Catholic Church is losing the fight because it's been "caricatured as anti-gay."
West Hawaii Today
Hawaii parents encouraged to seek preschool aid
A change in the age children can enter kindergarten has some parents worried about paying for an extra year of preschool.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Hawaii Gears Up for Same-Sex Marriage
I joined a group of about 80 people who had packed the gay-friendly Ambrosia bar on Maui two weeks ago to toast victory in the hard-fought battle for same-sex marriage.
Myrtle Beach Online
Same-sex couples set to legally marry in Hawaii
A ceremony for six couples at the Sheraton Waikiki is one of several wedding events planned soon after 12:01 a.m., when a new law allows gay couples to marry in the state.