The sun reflects off the surface of the tide pool often referred to as “Keiki Pond” behind Kona Bay Estates. Patricia Cangemi/Community Contributor
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Habitat for Humanity needs volunteers this week
A butterfly rests on a branch in South Kona. Chante Bovee/Community Contributor
Mulch loading available every day in Kealekehe
Innovations fifth- and sixth-graders presented their learning of the history of the American Revolution through song, dance and dramatic interpretation in a performing arts production titled “Perspectives of the American Revolution.”
Cynthia Tai, Hawaii County deputy prosecuting attorney, provided a Junior Judges presentation to Kealakehe Elementary third-graders Nov. 21. Two classes were selected as participants in the Junior Judges program, which covered the importance of why cheating, destroying property, bullying, teasing, stealing, drugs and alcohol are all bad choices. Tai also encouraged the children to dream big and explained how everyone can make their dreams come true by studying and pursuing their dreams. She shared how she worked in the International Criminal Court in the Netherlands for six years before returning to Hawaii to continue her career. Special to West Hawaii Today
Onizuka Science Day announced
Winter waves pound Lyman’s surf spot off Alii Drive Sunday. Laurie Sigel/Community Contributor
Kona Christmas Parade winners announced
It was late October, and things were looking grim for Brady and Myke Metcalf.
VOLCANO – A historic piece of Volcano Village is for sale.
Hala weaving class offered in Captain Cook
A sunset illuminates Waikoloa Village in yellow.James Grenz/Community Contributor
The Food Branch of the Kohala Village Hub of Hawi has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Local Food Promotion Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to fund start-up operations for a new community food hub.
Bank of Hawaii to offer youth financial education