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Night blooming cereus is seen near Alii Drive. Donna Goodale/Community Contributor
Lava flow update meeting is Thursday
A yellow ohia lehua blooms in the Amy Greenwell Botanical Garden in Kealekekua. The yellow bloom is also known as “Mamo.” Cressi Brown/Community Contributor
Kealakehe Elementary PACT Head Start preschool celebrated Fire Prevention Month with a fire engine parade. All the families constructed their own fire engine and the crew of fire engine 7 awarded all the children with an honorable mention.
On Aug. 28, Honokaa High and Intermediate School eighth-graders of Cindy Navarro-Bowman’s AVID and Manuel Jadulang’s agriculture classes spent the day at Puuwaawaa. Students helped plant native plants. They also used GPS units to mark waypoints for all the items planted for future data collection.
About 80 Hawaii Preparatory Academy students in fourth, fifth and seventh grades and 15 teachers and parent volunteers recently participated in the annual International Coastal Cleanup sponsored by The Ocean Conservancy.
Waimea students invited to dance
A lily blooms near Holualoa. Jon Lindborg/Community Contributor
Blood drives planned in November
Matt VanderNoot came to cooking in a roundabout way.
The sunset is seen from Kohala on the eve of Hurricane Ana’s pass by the Big Island. Ann Medve/Community Contributor
Hallelujah Harvest scheduled Friday
Burger King Hawaii plans charitable initiatives
Morning light meets the moon, far right. James Grenz/Community Contributor