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Designer Manaola Yap presents collection during New York Fashion Week

| | Sep 25 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HILO — Manaola Yap’s introduction to the world of fashion was a bit different than most other designers.

  1. | Posted: Sep 16 2017 - 12:05am

    KEAUHOU — Eighteen halaus from Hawaii and Japan descended upon the Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa at Keauhou Bay for the 35th annual Kupuna Hula Festival Wednesday and Thursday evening.

  2. | Posted: Sep 16 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — A well-known Hilo securities broker and financial adviser has been barred by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority from acting as a broker.

  3. | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 9:31pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Jim Channon, a Hawi resident since 1989, was many things: an artist, a Vietnam veteran, author of the First Earth Battalion operations manual and the world’s first “corporate shaman,” consulting with blue chip companies to enable them to expand their visions.

  4. Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 6:07pm

    A total of 48 Hawaii Red Cross volunteers have been deployed for the wide-ranging American Red Cross response to Hurricane Harvey and Irma.

  5. Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 2:38pm

    Hawaii Island police have located a 25-year-old Puna woman, who was wanted on a warrant of arrest and for questioning in a robbery investigation.

  6. | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — Jaylin Kema, appeared with her attorney, Brian De Lima, on Thursday in Hilo Circuit Court. Kema, who is serving a 10-year probation sentence for manslaughter in the 1997 death of her son, Peter “Peter Boy” Kema Jr., is accused of violating her probation for a second time.

  7. | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA —Prosecutors can’t release information about teenagers suspected of sexually assaulting and attacking a woman at Old Kona Airport Park a year ago, saying the case doesn’t meet the requirements needed by state law to make records public.

  8. Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    Zumbathon Sept. 30

  9. | Posted: Sep 15 2017 - 12:06am

    HILO — A federal after-school program that has been on the chopping block is now almost certain to stay in the 2018-19 school year.

  10. | Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 8:30pm

    HILO — A website is about to go live for bird lovers seeking the best spots from Hilo to Kona to see Big Island avians.

  11. | Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 8:29pm

    HILO — A 42-year-old Mountain View man who had images of child pornography on his cellphone has been sentenced to five years probation.

  12. Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 8:29pm

    Puna pair wanted for robbery, warrants

  13. | Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 8:29pm

    HILO — Changes are coming to Hawaii’s records and open meeting laws, affecting how people can find out about public meetings as well as how much they’ll pay for public records.

  14. | Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 8:29pm

    KAILUA-KONA — The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory Thursday afternoon for the area spanning Honalo to Kalaoa in response to persistent heavy rain that sat “nearly stationary” along the Kona Coast.

  15. Posted: Sep 14 2017 - 5:10pm

    During the week of Sept. 4-10, Hawaii Island police arrested 36 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Five of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Four of the drivers were under the age of 21.