Monthly Archives: December 2008

Obama’s Kailua Beach Rental

You too can rent the same 5-bedroom Kailua beach-front house that Barack Obama and his family are renting over their 12-day vacation.

The house was originally built in 1934 for Harold K.L. Castle, the landowner [...]

Lighting triggers island-wide blackout

We were sitting in darkness last night as we experienced a loss of electricity. After a few minutes of stumbling around in the dark, we found a radio and discovered that the power outage [...]

Countrywide to provide mortgage relief in Hawaii

About 2,400 Hawai’i homeowners who are behind in mortgage payments or are being threatened with foreclosure may gain some help from lender Countrywide Financial Corp. and its parent company, Bank of America.  Eligible owner [...]