A Doggone Good Reason to Read


If you’re a local you’re likely to recognize characters based on real-life crime figures Memminger covered during his years as a reporter on the cop and court beats.

If you’re a Mainlander, Aloha Lady Blue introduces you to a grittier Hawaii that exists behind and beyond the sandy beaches and tourist hype.

Among the assortment of colorful local characters is a 400-pound hit man modeled after real-life Hawaii gangster Rodney Ching.  READ MORE