MARCHING FOR DELLA
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARBULLETIN.COM
Ashley Quiocho, left, niece of Della Dikito, was among the 200 or so participants during a silent march in memory of Dikito yesterday at the state Capitol. The march was organized by the Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The Legislature is working to promote a stronger campaign against domestic violence by raising public awareness through such demonstrations and the Black Ribbon Campaign. Dikito was shot and killed April 25 by her husband, who later shot and killed himself.
PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARBULLETIN.COM
At Liholiho Elementary School, which is hosting a May Day Festival and Luau on Friday, students enjoyed a May Day practice yesterday. Funds from the event will be used to create a nonprofit education foundation to enhance education programs at the school.
WINDEX AND LEATHERNECKS
FL MORRIS / FMORRIS@STARBULLETIN.COM
Aloha United Way enlisted Kaneohe Marines to help refurbish public housing units at Punchbowl Homes. Marines Jonathan Ortiz (cleaning the window outside), Kris Kearns and Andrew Redman, of Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marines, helped clean this unit yesterday.