Ka‘u buy moves ahead

If the county moves ahead with the purchase of more than 1,200 acres of Ka‘u coastline, as the County Council’s Finance Committee recommended Tuesday, it will create the largest beach park in the state, Lehua Lopez-Mau said.

Hundreds of Hawaii homeowners affected by mortgage rescue scam

Hundreds of distressed homeowners facing foreclosure in Hawaii were likely misled by a loan modification program operated by the Homeowner Legal Assistance Association, a Florida corporation, for approximately 17 months in 2009 and 2010, according to an investigation conducted by the Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ Office of Consumer Protection.

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Police seek man wanted on warrants

Hawaii Island police are renewing their request for information about a 25-year-old man wanted on no-bail warrants and for questioning in connection with unrelated investigations.

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Ka‘u buy moves ahead

If the county moves ahead with the purchase of more than 1,200 acres of Ka‘u coastline, as the County Council’s Finance Committee recommended Tuesday, it will create the largest beach park in the state, Lehua Lopez-Mau said.

Sports

BIIF Volleyball: Batin powers Honokaa past Kealakehe

Shyrome Batin compiled nine kills Tuesday as Honokaa beat Kealakehe in four sets on the road to take sole possession of first place in the Big Island Interscholastic Federation Division II volleyball standings.

NFL: RB Chris Johnson visits Jets

NEW YORK — Former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson visited the New York Jets on Tuesday, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

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Dramatiques performing ‘Cinderella’

Parker School’s Dramatiques will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” from April 25 to May 4 in the Parker School Theatre. The production will feature Mady Harper as Cinderella, Sean Dunnington as Prince Christopher, Maia Tarnas as the Fairy Godmother, Carrie Hiller as the Stepmother, Breanna Bellatti as stepsister Grace and Anna McFarland as stepsister Joy.

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