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Feeding the island one papaya at a time

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

WAIMEA — If shoppers are lucky and get to Waimea Town Market at Parker School early enough on Saturdays, Nicole Tergeoglou will still have some of her organic non-GMO papayas left for sale. Grown in an orchard in Laupahoehoe mauka, these papayas are the best of the best.

  1. Posted: Jul 14 2017 - 12:15am

    At dusk on July 22, families can see the free animated movie outdoors in Waikoloa Resort’s Coronation Pavilion as part of the monthly “Movies Under the Stars” series.

  2. Posted: Jul 14 2017 - 12:10am

    The Kohala Hospital Charitable Foundation (KHCF) will host the event from 1-5 p.m. July 29 at Kahua Ranch. It will feature food, music and dancing, as well as a live auction. Entertainment will include performances by Lorenzo’s Army and Bad Papa.

  3. Posted: Jul 14 2017 - 12:05am

    The Okinawan taiko drumming group will hold a fundraiser and show from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. July 29 at Mana Christian Ohana in Waimea, behind Kahilu Theatre. Crafts, baked goods, plants, food and a silent auction will be offered.

  4. | Posted: Jul 13 2017 - 3:42pm

    WAIMEA — Tucked between Buster Brown and Puu Ki on Kohala Mountain sit two working reservoirs that support approximately 4,000 service connections in Waimea, Ahualoa, upper portions of Kalopa, Pohakea and Waiemi subdivision above Kawaihae.

  5. | Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — Merriman’s Restaurant Waimea is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 recipients of the annual Merriman’s Culinary Scholarship. Culinary students Damien Robledo and Kaitlyn Silva, attending Hawaii Community College at Hilo, have each been awarded $1,300.

  6. | Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:42am

    Aloha everyone.

  7. | Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:40am

    Hope you all (y’all) had a wonderful 4th holiday and were able to see some over-the-ocean fireworks! Next holiday is Labor Day in early September, so you have plenty of “down time.” I was reminded early this morning that I don’t get “holiday” so best I get started with da “Ha-Ha’s!’

  8. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:37am

    Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP) will meet from 9-11:30 a.m. July 18, 25 and Aug. 1, 8, 15 and 22 with Paul Strauss and Michelle Medeiros. This series of workshops is for people with diabetes or pre-diabetes, as well as their family members and caregivers. Presented once a week, over a six-week period, this interactive workshop will share practical skills for living a healthy, active and enjoyable life with diabetes. Advance registration is required. Email kahealani@kidneyhi.org or call Kahealani Wakinekona at 895-9068.

  9. | Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:35am

    WAIMEA — Head of School Robert McKendry recently announced two administrative appointments at Hawaii Preparatory Academy (HPA), effective July 1.

  10. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:30am

    The July 24-28 session offered by Kohala Village Hub will provide learning for children ages 5-12 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday. Space is limited.

  11. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:25am

    The fourth session of the summer program begins from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 17-21 at Kauna’oa Bay on the south end of Mauna Kea Beach Hotel’s beach. The session is limited to 50 kids ages 12-17.

  12. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:20am

    Aloha Baptist Church 60th anniversary celebration planned

  13. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:15am

    Final yoga presentation set for July 19

  14. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:10am

    Waimea Relay for Life fundraiser coming up

  15. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:05am

    Road closure in Kapaau