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State & Regional

2015-05-26 00:05

HONOLULU — Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of the name of a movie filmed and set in Hawaii, saying that titling it “Aloha” is a disrespectful misappropriation of culture and simplifies a word that’s rich with meaning.

Arts & Entertainment

2015-05-22 02:25

Dozens of talented Chamber Orchestra of Kona musicians — all volunteers ranging in age from 10 to 84 — will take the stage May 31 at the Sheraton Kona Resort &Spa at Keauhou Bay to present “Symphonic Sensations!”

Local Sports

2015-05-26 00:05

The Big Island was well represented in the Bronco division championship at the 16th annual Kona PONY Memorial Day baseball tournament at Old Airport Park on Monday — Alakai representing the west, and Hui Aumakua Red the east.

Local Features

2015-05-26 00:05

Hawaii County lifeguards recently tested their new jet skis at Hapuna Beach State Recreational Area.


2015-05-26 00:05

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2015-05-26 00:05

It’s been six years since a Virginia woman bled to death in front of her children after the airbag in her Honda Accord exploded, sending shards of metal into her neck and chest. Seven months earlier, an 18-year-old cheerleader in California died the same way after a fender-bender in a school parking lot.

Nation & World

2015-05-26 00:05

WASHINGTON — Sticky plaque gets the most attention, but now healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer’s are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.