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Made in Hawaii Part 2: One-of-a-kind holiday gifts discovered in North Hawaii

| | Dec 11 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

WAIMEA — As the second part in this series, the North Hawaii News elves have found three additional gift options in the region made by Hawaii purveyors who have a story of their own to tell.

  1. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — As the second part in this series, the North Hawaii News elves have found three additional gift options in the region made by Hawaii purveyors who have a story of their own to tell.

  2. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIKOLOA RESORT — Hawaii restaurateur Pat Kashani opened his newest dining outlet Friday night — Big Island Burritos — bringing a Mexican, island-style fusion concept to Queens’ MarketPlace’s Ono Food Court.

  3. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:45am

    Dozens of organizations shared candy canes and other holiday treats with residents as they paraded down Paniolo Road Saturday morning for the 13th annual Waikoloa Village Christmas Parade. The parade was followed by the Keiki Fest with vendors and booths for adults and children, offering face painting, Zumba, crafts and food.

  4. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:30am

    Aloha Everyone and Merry Christmas! I wanted to give you a brief update of some happenings in our county.

  5. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:27am

    Christmas and Hanukkah are almost here, and many of us will have the opportunity to do some celebrating in our own special ways. From gift exchanges to baking parties, connecting in a loving way with family and friends is what it’s really all about. I would like to tickle your brain with some thoughts on how valuable it is to really take in the details of those precious gatherings.

  6. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:25am

    Tis the season my friends! So, do I start with a Christmas joke or a political one? Well, you all know that almost no one attended Trump’s tree lighting ceremony. They were terrified that there might be mistletoe there! One more? Yep! Republicans somehow found a way to give a grant and permanent tax cut to corporations like Apple, General Electric and Goldman Sachs, saving these big businesses tens of billions in $$$$. OK, now you are not laughing! Try this next one for a holiday LOL …

  7. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:22am

    Embracing Intentions, a Wellness Program for Women will gather from 4-5:30 p.m. today with Wendy Mitchell, MA, CPC, a women’s health therapist. Physical and emotional health is vital to virtually everything in life and yet it’s often put last on the list, as people strive to take care of those around them. In this workshop, explore the impact of lifestyle choices on your own health and well-being. Look at the power of intention and see how setting intentions enhances all aspects of life.

  8. | Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:20am

    WAIMEA — The Hawaii Preparatory Academy Middle School’s Handbell Choir, under the direction of Georgia Polakova, will put on a free holiday performance open to the public at 5 p.m. this Wednesday at Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library.

  9. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:18am

    From 6-8 p.m. this Saturday on the lush lawn surrounding the Coronation Pavilion, Kohala will be the featured band performing at Waikoloa Resort’s free Monthly Concert Series. The group plays an acoustic blend of folk, island and jazz, reflecting the beauty of the Kohala region on the Big Island where the musicians live.

  10. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:15am

    With Christmas just around the corner, a handful of free holiday performances will be held at the market this Saturday.

  11. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:12am

    Local residents can get in the spirit of the holiday season at North Kohala Public Library’sFamily Fun Night beginning at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 18. The evening is open to ages 5 and up and will begin with librarian Leilani Silver telling a story.

  12. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:07am

    The 7th annual Big Island Chocolate Festival invites nonprofit organizations to apply as a beneficiary of the April 2018 event to be held at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel. The festival annually awards nonprofits a portion of event proceeds. Last year $17,500 was given to four beneficiaries.

  13. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:10am

    Local filmmaker Steven Roby will host a free showing of his new movie, “Living on a Rock: A Big Island Music Story,” at Honokaa People’s Theatre from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 19.

  14. Posted: Dec 11 2017 - 12:05am

    This fall, Olivia Clare Boutique has opened a second location: Queens’ MarketPlace in Waikoloa Resort. Known for their original store in Hawi, the shop features Hawaii-made fashions, accessories and products for the home.

  15. | Posted: Dec 4 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — In a two-part series beginning today, the North Hawaii News elves have researched some readily available options made by local purveyors with a story all their own.