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Nikki Martin, “Food Network Star” finalist (PHOTO COURTESY OF NIKKI MARTIN)

‘Grill Next Door’ meets local chefs for “Grilled and Chilled” contest

Oct 21, 2014 1:00am

“Food Network Star” finalist Nikki Martin, a.k.a. “Grill Next Door,” will join Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel Executive Chef Peter Abarcar, Jr. and Chef de Cuisine Vincent Logan for a “Grilled and...

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HPA students talk story with Leningrad Elarionoff, trail workday coordinator at Ke Ala Kahawai O Waimea. (PHOTO COURTESY OF HPA)

Students help rid Ke Ala Kahawai O Waimea from Hurricane Iselle remnants

Sep 02, 2014 1:00am

An army made up of 10th graders – HPA’s Class of 2017 – kicked off their school year helping in their community. On Aug. 19, more than 40 students and their teachers worked to clear the Waikoloa...

Educators onboard

Updated: Sep 02, 2014 8:45am

Aue ua hiti e, ua hiti e `o Makali`i e, echoes 4-year-old, Ahu`ula, from the other room as the E Lauhoe Wa`a cohort learns their first chant with Makali`i crew member, Keali`i Bertelmann. It’s...

Dr. Ann Cox sees veterans in a room in the Old Kapa’au Courthouse in Kapa’au on Aug. 26. (PHOTO BY LISA M. DAHM |NHN)

Caring for our veterans

Updated: Sep 16, 2014 11:45pm

Though it’s only been two short years since the inception of the Rural Health Outreach Program for Veterans, they have fulfilled more than 600 appointments with veterans — many who would be...

From left Lions Club members Fred Nonaka, Kathy Manuel, Jim McDonough, Gail Dochin and Kimo Hodgins pose for a photo with their blood drive sign on Aug. 25. (PHOTO BY LISA M. DAHM|NHN)

Save a life; donate a pint at today’s blood drive

Sep 02, 2014 1:00am

Forty years ago, Fred Nonaka was a faithful donor to the Blood Bank of Hawaii’s twice yearly drive in Honokaa. As an employee at Mauna Kea, he and several other staff members would end their...

Ten-year-old Jules Cornelius, already a standout, shows folks how to skate the deep bowl. (PHOTO BY SARAH ANDERSON| SPECIAL TO NHN)

A place of our own

Sep 02, 2014 1:00am

Skateboarders and spectators joined in the opening of the Honokaa Skate Park on Aug. 23. Attending the event were Mayor Billy Kenoi, Councilwoman Valerie Poindexter, community leader Jim Cain,...

Join the Parker Ranch Labor Day Rodeo on Aug. 30 and 31, (PHOTO COURTESY OF PARKER RANCH)

Join in the Parker Ranch Round-Up Club Labor Day weekend rodeo, Aug. 30 and 31

Aug 30, 2014 1:00am

The 40th Annual Parker Ranch Round-Up Club Rodeo will lasso in two days of rodeo events onSaturday, Aug, 30, and Sunday, Aug. 31, at the Parker Ranch Rodeo Arena in Waimea.

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The keiki of Hula Halau Hele’i Pua ‘O Waipi’o brought smiles to the crowd gathered on Mamane Street to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the closing of the Hamakua Sugar Company. (PHOTO BY SARAH ANDERSON| SPECIAL TO NHN)

Remembering the ‘sweet’ life of Hamakua Sugar

Aug 26, 2014 1:00am

On September 30, 1994, Mamane Street rumbled and trumpeted as hundreds of sugar cane trucks filed through Honokaa for the “final harvest” of Hamakua Sugar Company. Crowds of plantation workers,...

“Blu-shi” is a hand tinted cyanotype with ink and applied pigments. (COURTESY OF WAC)

Art photography by Joe Laceby at the Firehouse Gallery

Aug 26, 2014 1:00am

During the month of September, the Waimea Arts Council’s Firehouse Gallery will present an exhibit of unique art photography by Joe Laceby from Sept. 3 through Sept. 26. On Friday, Sept. 5, there...

Chef and owner Stephen Rouelle, serves a vegetable noodle soup at his newly opened restaurant, Under the Bodhi Tree, located at The Shops at Mauna Lani. (PHOTO BY ANNA PACHECO | SPECIAL TO NHN)

Under the Bodhi Tree at Mauna Lani

Aug 26, 2014 1:00am

Bombarded with nutrient-deficient, high-calorie “junk” food at every turn, it’s no surprise that the number one health problem in the United States today is obesity. In Hawaii, the obesity rate...

Answering the call for a Boys & Girls Club in Waimea

Aug 26, 2014 1:00am

All of Waimea – families and community friends – are invited to start a conversation about safe, meaningful activities for children during “high risk” after-school hours when a high number of kids...

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