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The Honolulu Advertiser
Articles for July 30, 2008

Breaking News
 •  5 DUI repeaters among 11 arrested in Honolulu
 •  Man charged in Nanakuli pet extortion
 •  Hauula burglary suspect charged
 •  Award-winning planner Robin Foster dies
 •  Brother-in-law of Ewa victim facing murder charge
 •  Lawmakers hear of vog effects on Big Island economy
 •  Oregon man facing negligent injury charge
 •  Laid-off Maui Land & Pine workers look at future options
 •  Injured hiker airlifted out of Maui's Iao Valley
 •  China Wall drowning victim identified
 •  Maui workers feel sting of unexpected layoffs
 •  USDA approves disaster declaration for vog damage
 •  UH Hilo’s Hawaiian Ph.D. program ordered to improve
 •  Hawaii, California troops join in disaster training
 •  $8 million judgment issued against Big Island mortuary
 •  Weather: Mostly sunny with a few showers today
 •  State lawmaker pleads guilty to speeding
 •  Brushfire reported off Hakimo Road in Nanakuli
 •  Brushfire reported near Kahe Point power plant
 •  Sumada named to state highway post
 •  Wastewater spill reported at Sand Island
 •  Police investigating Kaneohe stabbing
 •  Surf: South shores down to 3-5 feet today
 •  Teamsters endorse Hannemann again
 •  1,000 meet on Oahu to discuss conservation
 •  Victorino's 3 hits, 3 runs, 3 RBIs propel Phillies back into first
 •  Wie ready for 'roller coaster' ride at PGA tourney
 •  Yankees acquire C Ivan Rodriguez from Tigers
 •  Fujikawa opens with 75 at Sun Chlorella Classic in Japan
 •  Olympics: Torres among captains for US swim team
 •  Olympics: Nike allows swimmers to wear Speedo
 •  Olympics: Beijing air pollution index shows improvement
 •  Olympics: NBC’s TV plan a gamble as coverage spans 3,600 hours
 •  Olympics: Pro clubs must release 23-under player for Games
 •  Tennis: Sharapova wins then withdraws from Rogers Cup
 •  Olympics: Jamaican sprinter dropped from team
 •  NHL: Red Wings re-sign Filppula to $15M, 5-year deal
 •  Baseball: MLB suspends Angels minor leaguer for 50 games
 •  Golf: Ochoa out to spoil Sorenstam's party at Open
 •  Artificial turf: Feds: No risk to children from synthetic fields
 •  College football: Penn St. DTs Baker, Taylor kicked off team
 •  Baseball: Ex-Irish WR Samardzija looks to make impact with Cubs
 •  Baseball: Typical LA day: Smog, earthquake, loss for Giants' Cain
 •  NBA: Deng, Bulls agree to new deal
 •  NBA: Nets’ Krstic headed to Moscow
 •  Favre meets with Packers prez, but QB not reinstated yet
 •  NFL: Steelers’ Sweed doesn’t finish practice
 •  NFL: Jags’ WR Williams to have knee surgery
 •  Olympics: IOC allows Iraqi rowers to go to Beijing, too
 •  Boxing: Naito keeps WBC flyweight title
 •  Olympics: U.S., Ivory Coast draw 0-0 in Olympic warmup
 •  Olympics: Yao, China lose to Australia in Olympic warmup
 •  NFL: Joey Porter returns to Dolphins; No. 1 pick feels impact
 •  NFL: Sore elbow sidelines Raiders QB Russell
 •  NFL: Former first-round pick finds role with Panthers
 •  NFL: Big contract doesn’t stop Jets from penalizing Faneca
 •  NFL: Nose tackle Soliai brings improved quickness to Dolphins
 •  On the air Wednesday: Red Sox-Angels, Cubs-Brewers
 •  On the air Thursday: Angels-Yanks, USA hoops, golf
 •  Loan forms available for renewable energy projects
 •  Hawaii gasoline prices hit $4.50 a gallon
 •  Hawaiian Air to charge $15 for first checked bag to Mainland
 •  New dining, retail options for Honolulu airport
 •  BAE Systems wins $22.8 million contract here
 •  Meeting industry group honors Starwood Hotels
 •  Hoku shares surge on news of new contract
 •  Tesoro hit by higher crude prices as profit tumbles
 •  Hawaii tops in baby boomer life expectancy
 •  Mesa settlement boosts Hawaiian Holdings' earnings
 •  Stocks rise on employment data, Fed borrowing plan
 •  'Spiritual Economy' subject of church talk
 •  Unity workshop to focus on 'Forgiving the Unforgivable'
 •  Army adds 'Curtains' to its 2008-09 season
 •  Brothers Caz to end Hawaii Kai summer series
 •  Nostalgic 'Hula Moon' debuts at Mauna Lani
 •  For inmates, families, visiting days essential
 •  Gift of school supplies lifts barrier to learning

Local News
 •  Illegal trash dumped all over Honolulu
 •  Hawaii visitor arrivals drop 14.2% in 'scary' situation for tourism Video
 •  Honolulu mayor gets 80% approval rating in poll
 •  Bainum saw opportunity and ran
 •  Indictment of Senate ally won't kill Inouye's clout
 •  Council candidacy challenged
 •  ConCon price tag could top $9 million
 •  Group cites Rimpac in whale death
 •  City Council's rail approval rating mixed
 •  Public meeting on plan to restore eroding beach
 •  Candidates' forum on Tuesday open to public
 •  Man swept off ledge at China Wall dies Video
 •  Public meeting on plan to restore eroding beach
 •  Candidates' forum on Tuesday open to public
 •  Hanauma Bay spotlights 'magnificent' microbes
 •  Beach park cleanup on Saturday needs help
 •  Donate school supplies Saturday through Lions
 •  Library will reopen with improvements Monday
 •  11-year-old Arizona boy's vacation takes good turn
 •  Sacred Falls draft plan advises moderate use Video
 •  'Cutaway' truck sought in hit-run that killed bicyclist
 •  Mourners remember teen who 'never met a stranger' Photo gallery Video
 •  Community calendar
 •  Obituaries
 •  Poll shows public's confusion

 •  Warriors coach says 'it's time to go to battle'
 •  LPGA pros wonder why Wie skipping major
 •  Donovan gets 5-year, $240K deal
 •  Isinbayeva tops pole vault record
 •  Favre files letter for reinstatement
 •  Angels acquire Braves' Teixeira
 •  Cubs pull away from Brewers, 7-1
 •  Lackey nearly unhittable in Angels' victory
 •  Catch of the day: 973-pound blue marlin
 •  Sports calendar
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record
 •  An army of one in pro sports

Island Life
 •  Fading monuments Photo gallery
 •  Desperate times call for 'Lost' measures
 •  HBO says it'll have a stellar fall lineup in spite of strike
 •  Playful romance a rare cutie of a play
 •  Po'okela Awards recognize stagecraft
 •  'Love for Baby Sydni' benefits 5-month-old with rare illness
 •  Haute chocolate
 •  Handcrafted brands superior, bar none
 •  Culinary calendar
 •  Delicate dishes take palate on journey around China
 •  Got a better burger recipe?
 •  Tube Notes
 •  TGI Wednesday
 •  Is TV growing too indecent for kids?
 •  Popular pea salad recreated

 •  Product fest all about making it in Hawaii
 •  'Green' business program expands to offices, stores
 •  Pessimism about economy eases, but gloom continues
 •  Study urges more spending on homecare for the elderly
 •  Hoku Scientific lands $298M contract
 •  Delta doubles fee for 2nd bag
 •  Gadget diodes never sleep — so light-sensitive users don't, either
 •  Hawaii Data Report | Business Registrations
 •  Scrabble knockoff Scrabulous is booted off Facebook's site
 •  New legislation gives hope to homeowners
 •  Isles said to be losing jobs to China
 •  Another tumble sends oil to lowest prices since June
 •  Trade Winds

 •  Candidate chaos points to electoral dysfunction
 •  Terror strikes should be wakeup call for us
 •  No time for dithering
 •  Web world a whole new political horizon
 •  Poll shows public's confusion
 •  Letters to the Editor

 •  Desperate times call for 'Lost' measures
 •  HBO says it'll have a stellar fall lineup in spite of strike
 •  Playful romance a rare cutie of a play
 •  Po'okela Awards recognize stagecraft
 •  TGI Wednesday