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Sustainable Kohala to hold Green Auction at the Kohala Country Fair

Jul 29, 2014 1:00am

Are you holding onto something valuable, but no longer need or use? For the fifth year, Sustainable Kohala is kicking off its annual fundraising project, the Green Auction at the Kohala Country...

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Wiliwili Festival in Waikoloa to return

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

The Wiliwili Festival in Waikoloa is at 9 a.m., on Sept. 27, at Waikoloa Stables on Waikoloa Road. The free, fun and educational event in Waikoloa Village is for all ages will feature many local...

A man works at the Hamakua Sugar Co. plantation in an undated photo. (PHOTO BY PAUL CHRISTENSEN COURTESY OF NHERC)

Honokaa to celebrate Hamakua Sugar Plantation Days Festival next month

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

The Hamakua Sugar Plantations Day Festival is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Aug. 16, in Honokaa. The community gathering commemorates the closure of the Hamakua Sugar Co. 20 years ago.

The event will...

‘Resolving Life’s Problems through Buddhism’

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Noted scholar, teacher and author of “Discovering Buddhism in Everyday Life,” Reverend Marvin Harada of Orange County and Buddhist Churches of America will speak at Kamuela Hongwanji Mission at 7...

Parks & Rec Waimea open registration for mini modeling ceramics class

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Parks & Recreation Waimea, in partnership with Waimea Athletics, is now holding registrations for the upcoming Mini-Modeling Ceramics class that will run for four consecutive Wednesdays from...

Two teachers from China begin residency at Kokolulu Farm

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Kokolulu Farm and Retreats in Hawi added two new staff members to their medicine-less healing program.

Master Peng Xiaoping from China is an internationally recognized teacher and healer who...

Taumako Polynesians sail at sunset in an undated photo. (COURTESY)

George and Wyeth to give talk, ‘Image and Reality in Polynesian Voyaging’

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Ever wondered how the ancients could weave and sew lauhala into a blue-water sail for a voyaging canoe? Or what was the point of having two hulls instead of a heavy outrigger at sea? Or what more...

Booth opportunities available for Kohala Country Fair

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Booth applications are now available for the 30th annual Kohala Country Fair on Oct. 4 in Kapaau, for food, treats, crafts, one-of-a-kind gifts or education. To maximize the success of vendors,...

HWMO to hold Community Wildfire Preparedness Workshops

Jul 15, 2014 1:00am

Hawaii Wildfire Management Organization, a non-profit organization based in Waimea, will be hosting a series of free community wildfire preparedness workshops in some of the most fire-prone areas...

Kona Pony Lil’ Soljahs to hold benefit concert

Jul 15, 2014 5:12am

A benefit concert to help Mustang 9’s state champions, Kona Lil’ Soljahs, to participate in the world series is Friday, July 18, at Sansei Bar & Grill at Queens Marketplace from 9:30 p.m. to...

2nd Annual Waimea Small Business Expo is July 18

Jul 15, 2014 5:30am

The 2nd Annual Waimea Small Business Expo is 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Friday, July 18, at Kanu o Ka ʻAina. Themed ‘The Go-To Place For Our Business Community’, the expo is free and open to all — whether...

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