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

| | Dec 4 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

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.

  1. Posted: Jan 3 2017 - 12:10am

    The book, by local author Jan Wizinowich, is a collection of oral history interviews of Waimea natives who attended the original Waimea School building. They were done by Waimea Middle School students as part of an elective class.

  2. Posted: Jan 3 2017 - 12:06am

    Hawaii Preparatory Academy will host a kindergarten Preview Day from 8:15-10:30 a.m. on Jan. 16.

  3. | Posted: Jan 3 2017 - 12:05am

    WAIMEA — On Saturday and Sunday, students can participate in the event at Parker Ranch Arena that continues the first weekend of every month through April.

  4. | Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 10:56am

    HONOLULU — Just in time for the holiday season, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii awarded $205,000 in community benefit grants to local nonprofits earlier this month in an effort to help improve health and wellness in Hawaii.

  5. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 1:15am

    Mauna Kea is winter wonderland on Christmas Day 2016.

  6. | Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:45am

    WAIMEA — Waimea Arts Council will host its annual New Artist Show from Jan. 4-27 in the front gallery of the Firehouse Gallery. The show introduces artists to the community who are new to the council but all already accomplished in their chosen medium.

  7. | Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:40am

    WAIMEA — Tamar Elias, USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientist, will present “Volcanic Air Pollution: The What, Where, and How of Vog in Hawaii” at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 18 at Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s Gates Performing Arts Center on the Upper Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

  8. | Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:35am

    WAIMEA — Presented by The Kohala Center and sponsored by Kamehameha Schools, the weekly program offers middle school students opportunities to learn about the island’s native plants.

  9. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:30am

    Open to the public, more than 60 films will be shown Jan. 2-5 at Kahilu Theatre, HPA Gates Theatre, Parker School Theatre, Mauna Kea Resort and The Fairmont Orchid. The festival continues Jan. 6-10 at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.

  10. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:25am

    ”Bluegrass Jack” will perform a free concert at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 9.

  11. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:20am

    The front gate will open 6 a.m.-8 p.m. daily for access to outdoor fields and playground.

  12. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:10am

    Guest speaker Katherine de Kleer from UC Berkeley will present at the first event in the 2017 Astronomy Talk Series at Keck Observatory Headquarters in Waimea in the Hualalai Learning Theater at 7 p.m. The title is, “Geological Activity in The Solar System: New Discoveries and Unsolved Mysteries.”

  13. | Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:05am

    This new column covers naturopathic and acupuncture topics and will also appear the fifth Friday of March, June and September.

  14. Posted: Dec 30 2016 - 12:04am

    In celebration of local musician Dagan Bernstein’s new album “Change Something,” a release party will be held at Big Island Brewhaus on Jan. 6 starting at 6 p.m.

  15. | Posted: Dec 28 2016 - 7:22am

    WAIMEA — Selecting films to be featured at the 6th Annual Waimea Ocean Film Festival is a year-round job for Tania Howard, the festival’s founder and director. After all, she decides which movies make the cut.