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Charity event on Sept. 27 to help homeless keiki

Sep 23, 2014 1:00am

Project Hawai’i, Inc. will host a charity event in Waikoloa on Sept. 27 to help prepare for our upcoming Christmas Holiday Party for the homeless keiki on Hawaii Island. The nonprofit organization...

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Mauna Kea Resort to celebrate 3rd Annual Festival of Aloha

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

Mauna Kea Resort will celebrate its 20th anniversary with an all-day free event for families on Sept. 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel Courtyard and Ballroom. Themed...

2nd Lt. James Higginson

Higginson commissioned in Marine Corps

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

James “J.J.” Higginson, son of Waimea residents Jamie and Cricket Higginson and a 2010 graduate of Hawaii Preparatory Academy, was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Marine...

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,...

Kamuela Hongwanji presents ‘Resolving Life’s Problems Through Buddhism’

Jul 22, 2014 1:00am

The Kamuela Hongwanji Mission will be hosting the Buddhist Study Center Satellite Summer Session on Friday, July 25, at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Kamuela Hongwanji is...

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