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Parenting drug-free kids in a drug-filled world

Mar 03, 2015 1:00am

Chris Kelly, founder of Prevention Plus, will teach two free classes on parenting drug-free kids at Tutu’s House in March. A substance abuse specialist for 21 years, he has dedicated his life to...

Garden classes were first conducted on straw bales that served as handy shelters from the relentless trade winds, led by Program Director Amanda Rieux. (PHOTO COURTESY OF MALA’AI CULINARY GARDEN)

10 years of aloha

Mar 03, 2015 1:00am
A blend of dance and theater, “The Brave” shows the vulnerability and resilience of the human spirit performed by Massive Company of Auckland, New Zealand at Kahilu Theatre on March 12. (COURTESY PHOTO)

Man up!

Mar 03, 2015 1:00am

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An artist concept of TMT at night, with the laser guide star system illuminated. (COURTESY PHOTO)

A delicate balance

Jan 27, 2015 1:00am

The Mauna Kea Thirty-Meter Telescope (TMT) has been a hot topic over the past few years, from the planning and approval stages, to the halting of the blessing ceremony by peaceful protesters last...

Makana, joined by Hawaiian music legends Leabert Lindsey, Nina Kealiiwahamana, George Kuo, and Danny Carvalho, will honor his kumu, slack key guitar master Uncle Sonny Chillingworth, in a second show on January 30. (PHOTO COURTSEY OF TONY NOVAK CLIFFORD)

Kahilu Theatre adds second Makana show by popular demand

Jan 20, 2015 11:33am

With the original performance now sold out, a second “Tribute to Sonny Chillingworth with Makana” show has been added at Kahilu Theatre for Friday, January 30.

Makana, joined by Hawaiian...

Kamana Beamer will take over as the next president and chief executive officer of The Kohala Center beginning part-time in March. (COURTESY PHOTO)

The Kohala Center selects new leader

Jan 20, 2015 11:34am

Kamanamaikalani Beamer, Ph.D. has been named the next president and chief executive officer of The Kohala Center. Beamer will succeed Matthews Hamabata, Ph.D., who is retiring after serving as the...

Opportunities and resources for North Hawaii in 2015

Jan 20, 2015 11:34am

If this month’s Waimea Community Association meeting is any indication, 2015 is going to be a great year.

State and County officials’ updates

According to District 1 Council Member...

Lindsey worked for the National Parks System at Puukohola Heiau in 1978. (COURTESY PHOTO)

Bob Lindsey: Man of the People

Jan 20, 2015 11:35am

It’s a gorgeous Waimea day, the snow-covered summit of Mauna Kea seems to float atop Pele’s cloud, her mysteries well hidden for now. At the nature park, “Uncle Bob” Lindsey sits at a picnic table...

Talking story with music icon Judy Collins

Jan 13, 2015 1:00am

Award-winning singer-songwriter Judy Collins returns to Hawaii Island later this month to perform at Honokaa People’s Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 24. In the 1960s, this folk music icon inspired...

Habitat for Humanity (HFH) West Hawaii operates volunteer programs to build homes for low-income residents. (PHOTO COURTESY OF HFH)

Affordable housing crisis

Jan 13, 2015 1:00am

Today only 57.6% of Hawaii residents are homeowners, and with a current lack of affordable rentals, more than one- third of Hawaii’s households are forced to spend more than 30% of their income on...

Cabrera demonstrates the “stretch and fold” method to prepare the bread dough to perfection. (PHOTO BY LANDRY FULLER |NHN)

Dough Boy

Jan 13, 2015 1:00am

Who doesn’t love the smell and taste of fresh baked bread, hot out of the oven? The alluring scent often wafts through the house, restaurant or bakery, drawing people like a magnet.

If you’...

Makahiki games championship comes to Waimea Saturday, Jan. 17

Jan 13, 2015 1:00am

For the 10th year in a row, keiki and adults from all over Hawaii Island will celebrate Hawaiian culture and traditions at the Makahiki championship games event. Promoting a community rooted in...

HMSA is designated Hawaii’s first Blue Zones Project Demonstration Worksite

Jan 06, 2015 1:00am

Andy Uehara had never heard of the word moai before 2014. Now it’s his key to better health and a more fun workplace at HMSA. His moai meets every Wednesday to talk story about their families, the...

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