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The homeless: Shelter from the storm

| | May 26 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

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.

  1. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    Grocery stores

  2. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 1:15am

    WAIMEA — Nancy Redfeather, whose name is synonymous with school gardens on Hawaii Island, recently retired from a prestigious 10-year career at The Kohala Center in Waimea.

  3. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 1:00am

    HAWI — Being stung by a little fire ant (LFA) can be painful, burning as long as 30 minutes. Unfortunately, the invasive stinging pests have become more prevalent in Hawi.

  4. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:45am

    HONOKAA — Honokaa Western Week starts down on a farm and ends with a rodeo, beginning this Sunday through May 29. The now-legendary Paniolo Parade &Block Party on Friday may be the biggest parts of the celebration, but a week filled with activities and events promise to be memorable.

  5. Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:35am

    Aloha Kidney: Kidney Disease Education Series is scheduled 1-3:30 p.m. this Thursday and May 25 with Ramona Wong, MD, a retired nephrologist, kidney specialist. These weekly classes will be taught live from Oahu and projected onto a large monitor via the web, for those interested in, at risk for, or living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Hawaii has a high rate, mostly preventable. Once you understand the impact of choices you make today on mind, spirit and body, you can live mindfully ever after. Classes will continue in June.

  6. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:30am

    Let’s begin with one left over from last week … Kyle and Kimo were about to eat with their babysitter when 6-year-old Kyle said, “You can’t sit in Daddy’s seat.” The baby sitter replied, “But your Daddy’s not home and I am responsible for you while he’s gone. So, I can sit here today because I’m the boss!” Kimo, the 4-year-old, quickly piped up, “If you’re the boss, you sit over there in Mommy’s chair!”

  7. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Hawaii teachers and their students will have opportunities this year to leave the classroom and study firsthand the island’s ahupuaa, or traditional Hawaiian mountain-to-sea land divisions.

  8. | Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:20am

    WAIMEA — Dana Petteys, Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s interim dean of academics, announced Thursday that HPA senior Alicia Chow has been named a National Merit $2,500 Scholarship winner in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.

  9. Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:15am

    Family Day offered at Kuhio Hale Farmers Market

  10. Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:10am

    Volunteers needed to spruce up the center of town May 21

  11. Posted: May 16 2017 - 12:05am

    Energy and efficiency workshop open to small businesses

  12. | Posted: May 12 2017 - 1:15am

    HAWI — The Kohala Village HUB celebrated Earth Day April 22 with the opening of a special art exhibit made from recycled and found materials by artist Alvita Soleil.

  13. | Posted: May 12 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIKII RANCH — The date for the first annual Roundup At The Ranch, to be held at the Waikii Ranch Clubhouse, has been confirmed for July 15. Proceeds will help the Daniel R. Sayre Foundation support The Hawaii County Fire Department, including volunteer fire company 9 Bravo.

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

    HONOLULU — On May 1 and 2, more than 1,000 students, educators, industry partners and community leaders throughout the state and the nation gathered for the eighth Annual Hawaii STEM Conference — an empowering STEM event dedicated to engaging a new generation of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) innovators in Hawaii.

  15. | Posted: May 12 2017 - 12:40am

    WAIMEA — In partnership with the USDA Risk Management Agency, The Kohala Center and Pacific Gateway Center, AgriLogic Consulting will host a new all-day farmer expo June 17 at Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s Gates Performing Arts Center.