Civil Defense Agency Asks Help With Hazard Mitigation Survey

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Hawai'i Resident Survey On Disaster Preparedness

The Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency is distributing a hazard mitigation survey to create a hazard mitigation plan which is necessary for receiving aid in the event of a disaster. Please click on the link and spend a few minutes taking the survey.

Mufi Hanneman to Run for Governor?

From the Abercrombie Campaign:

A person is either running for governor or not. Mayor Mufi Hannemann is trying to have it both ways. It was recently reported that he is “exploring a run” for governor, yet he has just today signed on as a candidate with the Campaign Spending Commission in order to raise money for a campaign against Neil…

Honolulu County Mayor Mufi Hanneman and My Son

Honolulu County Mayor Mufi Hanneman and My Son

ORGANIZATIONAL REPORT
CANDIDATE COMMITEE
THIS REPORT IS FILED FOR THE FOLLOWING PURPOSE: Registration of New Committee Amended
1. CANDIDATE AND CANDIDATE COMMITTEE:
(a) Candidate Name: Hannemann, Mufi 2. Web Page Address: www.votemufi.com
(b) Committee Name: The Hannemann Committee 2010 3. Office Sought: Governor
(c) Address: P.O. Box 3980 4. District / County: /
5. Party Affiliation: Democrat
Honolulu HI 96812-3980 6. COMMITEE DEPOSITORY (Bank):
(d) Phone: (Bus) (808) 546-6834 (a) Name: First Hawaiian Bank
(Res) (b) Account Number:

Twitter Proves Itself! Not Going Down Tonight

Twitter says it has rescheduled its planned downtime for tonight because the service is used by Iranians to communicate during the crisis.

Congress Salutes Hawaii-Born Sumo Wrestler

The US Congress on Monday saluted Hawaiian-born sumo wrestler and stablemaster Azumazeki, a foreign pioneer in the ancient Japanese sport who is retiring after a 45-year career.

Hawaiian-born sumo wrestler and stablemaster Azumazeki, pictured in 1980

Hawaiian-born sumo wrestler and stablemaster Azumazeki, pictured in 1980

Azumazeki — who was born Jesse Kuhaulua and changed his name to Daigoro Watanabe after taking Japanese nationality in 1980 — won hearts in Japan for his devotion to the ritualistic sport and polite, cheerful manner off the ring.

In a resolution, the US House of Representatives hailed Azumazeki for his “achievements to sumo and his contributions to enhancing United States-Japan relations…”

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