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Island Life: 8-29-16

| Aug 29 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

The seed pod from an autograph tree is displayed. Adam Atwood/Community Contributor

  1. Posted: Aug 29 2016 - 12:05am

    VFW schedule announced

  2. Posted: Aug 29 2016 - 12:05am

    The seed pod from an autograph tree is displayed. Adam Atwood/Community Contributor

  3. | Posted: Aug 28 2016 - 12:05am

    The Korean Cinema series starts Sept. 3 at the Honolulu Museum of Art, Doris Duke Theatre. There are six Korean films this year: “The Himalayas,” “Train to Busan,” “Spirits’ Homecoming,” “Like for Likes,” “Dongju: Portrait of a Poet,” and “The Wailing.” The Korean Cinema series will continue through Sept. 17. “Train to Busan” is this year’s summer blockbuster with over 11 million tickets sold. It’s rare for a film to hit the 10 million admissions milestone in South Korea. Info: www.honolulumuseum.org/events/films.

  4. | Posted: Aug 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Large expanses of lawn can be high maintenance and require continuous weed control, fertilizer, pest control and watering. If you need a big area for football, soccer, golf practice and all that then lawns are worth the trouble.

  5. | Posted: Aug 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Jim asks: I have heard that to produce beautiful blooms in December poinsettia plants need to be pruned twice a year. I think one of the pruning months is August. Should I prune my poinsettias now? If so, how?

  6. Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 12:05am

    SAUGET, Ill. — A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam homerun only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck.

  7. Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 12:05am

    Rotary Clubs announce upcoming speakers

  8. Posted: Aug 27 2016 - 12:05am

    Learn to preserve family photos and heirlooms

  9. Posted: Aug 26 2016 - 12:06am

    A tom turkey displays his feathers. Robert Boeddiker/Community Contributor

  10. Posted: Aug 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Kite surfers make use of wind at Anaehoomalu Bay. Victoria McKinney/Community Contributor

  11. Posted: Aug 27 2016 - 12:05am

    A spotted eagle ray swims near Puako. John Andersen/Community Contributor

  12. Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 12:05am

    Editor’s note: Obituaries are published free of charge as a public service. The content is subject to editing to ensure parity treatment and style continuity.

  13. Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 12:05am

    Hawaiian language study group meets weekly

  14. Posted: Aug 25 2016 - 12:05am

    The sun sets on a clear day in Kona. Norm Moe/Community Contributor

  15. Posted: Aug 24 2016 - 12:05am

    A gecko peeks between leaves of an orchid plant. Marcy Latteman/Community Contributor