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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: Oct 16 2017 - 12:22am

    Cancer Support Group for Women will meet from 12:30—2 p.m. this Wednesday. Whether a survivor, currently in treatment, recently diagnosed, or coping with the effects of cancer on a loved one, all are invited to join this group to discover the power of healing through connection with others who share a common bond.

  2. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:20am

    WAIMEA — “Lessons from the Earth” and “Small Kid Time: Waimea School House Stories,” two books created from two oral history projects conducted by Waimea Middle School students, are now available on

  3. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:17am

    The K-5 school’s fundraiser will be featured again this year at the 18th Annual Oktoberfest Oct 27 at Pukalani Stables. The auction catalog can be previewed on the WCS website at

  4. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:15am

    The main lobby at North Hawaii Community Hospital is closed now through Nov. 3 while flooring in the area is replaced. This is the last phase of the hospital’s large-scale flooring replacement project that started last November.

  5. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:12am

    This Thursday, a short presentation will be shared from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Waimea School cafeteria about a future master plan for transit and paratransit service islandwide being prepared by Mass Transit Agency (MTA). The goal is to improve service so it is safe, reliable and accessible to all users.

  6. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:10am

    From 10-11:30 a.m. this Saturday, the public can join Chef Gayle Yogi to learn how to prepare easy, fresh and nutritious recipes at Thelma Parker Memorial Library in Waimea. Sponsored by Blue Zones Project, the goal is to share recipes for healthy food that tastes great, making better food choices irresistible.

  7. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:07am

    Boyd Bond will give the second of three Hawaiian history talks at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at North Kohala Library in Kapaau.

  8. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:05am

    From 2-3 p.m. Oct. 28, more than 20 of the group’s members will hold the quarterly meeting at Paniolo Restaurant in Waimea. Two or three members make presentations about a local charitable activity. Members then vote for the one they wish to fund that quarter, and write their donations directly to the selected charity. Visitors and new members are welcome.

  9. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 1:15am

    NORTH KOHALA — Spend a day with Shay Van Zandt and you’d be hard-pressed to believe she’s ever been anything than what she is today — a woman devoted to helping animals survive and keiki thrive.

  10. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIKOLOA — On Thursday, a group of concerned citizens met Representative Cindy Evans for a face-to-face meeting at Queen’s MarketPlace to discuss the Convention of States (COS).

  11. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 12:50am

    WAIMEA — The island’s agricultural showcase event is returning in 2018 with a new twist at a different location.

  12. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 12:45am

    WAIMEA — Lt. Col. Christopher Marquez, commander of Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), oversaw the demolition of Anuenue Playground Wednesday and Thursday with the help of 27 soldiers and firefighters.

  13. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 12:40am

    Aloha Everyone,

  14. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 12:35am

    As my oldest son would claim, this first joke is for all the computer nerds in your community. My classic response to him, ”Yep … takes one to know one!” So, let’s get going …

  15. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 12:30am

    WAIMEA — Sept. 29 was a special day for Hawaii Preparatory Academy (HPA). For the first time since the construction of the Energy Lab in 2010, the school celebrated the official dedication and naming ceremony of a new building: Hale Inana.