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Feeding the island one papaya at a time

| | Aug 18 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

WAIMEA — If shoppers are lucky and get to Waimea Town Market at Parker School early enough on Saturdays, Nicole Tergeoglou will still have some of her organic non-GMO papayas left for sale. Grown in an orchard in Laupahoehoe mauka, these papayas are the best of the best.

  1. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — If shoppers are lucky and get to Waimea Town Market at Parker School early enough on Saturdays, Nicole Tergeoglou will still have some of her organic non-GMO papayas left for sale. Grown in an orchard in Laupahoehoe mauka, these papayas are the best of the best.

  2. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — Along Kawaihae Road, Anna Ranch is a familiar Waimea landmark. Historic guided bike treks are permitted on their land up Kohala Mountain, but public access to the trails is forbidden for good reason.

  3. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:50am

    KOHALA — It was a beautiful, sunny afternoon at Kahua Ranch July 29 as the Kohala Hospital Charitable Foundation celebrated Summer Fest 2017.

  4. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:40am

    Residents living in the original Blue Zones areas share common lifestyle habits called Power 9. Eating mindfully is one of them.

  5. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:35am

    KOHALA — What happens when you have creative people who lack the space or the tools to practice their crafts? And what about people with the desire to create, but not the skills?

  6. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:30am

    KAPAAU — The Hawaii Institute of Pacific Agriculture shared Monday that the Mahiai Scholarship Award is available for Kapaau-based Kohala High School and Waimea-based Kanu O Ka Aina high school students.

  7. | Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — West Hawaii Mediation Center, along with the Department of Education, is offering a free one-day Restorative Practices Foundations workshop open to the public from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. this Tuesday at Mana Christian Ohana in Waimea. It will provide an overview of restorative justice principles and theory, restorative practices in schools, implementation guidance and a review of resources.

  8. Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:20am

    Tomorrow’s first annual Waimea PreparAthon event will now be held at Kuhio Hale at the Dept. of Hawaiian Home Lands on Mamalahoa Highway, instead of the Latter-Day Saints church as listed in Tuesday’s issue.

  9. Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:15am

    The free public event will be from 5-7:30 p.m. Aug. 27 in Coconut Grove at the Fairmont Orchid. The ceremony honors and remembers loved ones who have passed with a sharing of music, hula, Taiko drummers, chanting and prayers, followed by a lantern release into Pauoa Bay at sunset.

  10. Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:10am

    When healthy food tastes great, better food choices are irresistible. The public is invited to a cooking demo on how to prepare easy, fresh and nutritious recipes from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 24 at Honokaa Library presented by Chef Gayle Yogi and Chef Cherise Yogi. Blue Zones Project is the sponsor.

  11. Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 12:05am

    Parents and children are invited to a free showing of “The Jungle Book” at 7:05 p.m. in the Coronation Pavilion at Waikoloa Resort. Offered once a month, attendees are suggested to bring a blanket or beach chair to the outdoor event.

  12. | Posted: Aug 15 2017 - 5:15am

    WAIMEA — Last Tuesday, the Office of Environmental Quality Control released a Draft Environmental Assessment for the Waimea Town Center Infrastructure Improvements to the public.

  13. | Posted: Aug 15 2017 - 5:00am

    WAIMEA — During July, 14 cars were broken into and five stolen in Waimea.

  14. | Posted: Aug 15 2017 - 4:55am

    NORTH HAWAII — On behalf of the Big Island Windermere Real Estate Foundation, John Kennedy of Windermere C and H Properties in Kona presented the Kohala Ride Wild Club of North Kohala a donation of $1,000 on Aug. 1.

  15. | Posted: Aug 15 2017 - 4:50am

    WAIMEA — North Hawaii Community Hospital recognizes the important role that nutrition plays in health and well-being, and is committed to providing the community with the tools needed to stay healthy.