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Parking solution sought at Pololu Valley Lookout: Land offered, talks in the works

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

KAPAAU — Pololu Valley Lookout draws thousands of tourists to the northernmost point of Hawaii Island each year, with dramatic views of the verdant valley and black sand beach below.

  1. | Posted: Jun 6 2017 - 12:45am

    WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — The Waikoloa Lions Club held their 12th annual Invitational golf tournament, silent auction and luncheon fundraiser May 27 at Waikoloa Village Golf Club. About 40 golfers competed for multiple prizes in addition to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards.

  2. | Posted: Jun 2 2017 - 6:43am

    WAIMEA — Polani Kahakalau and Luana Zablan, two alumna of Kanu of ka Aina New Century Public Charter School, are 2017 graduates of UH-Hilo. The seeds of learning and wisdom planted several years ago continue to help young Hawaiians grow into contributing community members through the study and perpetuation of Hawaiian culture.

  3. | Posted: Jun 2 2017 - 5:57am

    KAPAAU — June 11 starts early in Kapaau — months early — as the community prepares to celebrate Kamehameha Day with music, hula, pau riders on parade and a hoolaulea fit for a king.

  4. | Posted: Jun 2 2017 - 5:56am

    WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — Last Thursday, as part of a new literacy project, representatives from Friends of the Library — Waikoloa Region (FLWR) gave each Waikoloa School exiting eighth grader a bound journal and bamboo pen.

  5. Posted: Jun 2 2017 - 5:55am

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  6. | Posted: May 30 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — Retired U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka worked tirelessly to protect the state’s natural and cultural resources.

  7. | Posted: May 30 2017 - 1:00am

    HAWI — From a ladder outside Sweet Potato Kitchen’s new location, Sean James could be heard adjusting two large signs as he hung them last Tuesday over the newly painted front doors. Once centered, he called the owner, Susan Alexy, outside for approval.

  8. | Posted: May 30 2017 - 12:45am

    WAIMEA — Through a competitive application process, Thelma Parker Memorial Public Library has been selected to be part of NASA My Library, an initiative to engage public audiences nationwide in informal and lifelong learning with the excitement of NASA exploration and discovery.

  9. Posted: May 30 2017 - 12:20am

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  10. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 1:15am

    Editor’s Note: This is part two of a series on the homeless population in North Hawaii, with possible solutions from local nonprofits, churches and community groups for how to tackle the problem.

  11. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — Waimea Elementary fourth-grader Kennedi Magaoay took a journey last month that no one her age has ever taken before. She was the youngest member of Hokulea’s Hawaii land-based crew to meet the voyagers in Raiatea — the second largest of the Society Islands after Tahiti in French Polynesia — during their two-week visit to the area April 15-May 1.

  12. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 12:45am

    HONOKAA — After assessment of The Exclusive Addiction Treatment Center, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) gave high compliments to the Hawaii drug and alcohol rehab. National accreditation surveyor Mark Henning recently conducted a three-day survey of the holistic drug addiction treatment center as part of the accreditation process.

  13. | Posted: May 24 2017 - 9:29am

    Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series on how the homeless population in Waimea and throughout North Hawaii is growing. Part one deals with real-life homeless people and how politicians are looking at the problem. Part two on Friday will address treatments for the social disorder in North Hawaii.

  14. | Posted: May 23 2017 - 1:00am

    HAWI — The Hands of Tibet, an online business and store in Honokaa that added a shop in Hawi last December, is all about connections — connections within communities and across the planet.

  15. | Posted: May 23 2017 - 12:55am

    WAIMEA — A groundbreaking ceremony with a Hawaiian blessing was held April 26 for The Kamuela Kitchen and Coffee Bar, a new sandwich shop scheduled to open in Waimea later this year.