KAILUA-KONA — With more than 300 people in Hawaii County who are either blind or have low vision, a group of local volunteers is making sure residents know that vision impairment doesn’t mean an impaired lifestyle.
KAILUA-KONA — Area boaters are invited to take part in an effort to clean up the waters off Kona when Big Island Wave Riders Against Drugs presents “Scoop It: Marine Debris.”
KAILUA-KONA — As an aspiring cinematographer and photographer, 14-year-old Trystne Nozaki said her favorite part of making a film is when she’s behind the camera.
KAILUA-KONA — “Jo, The Medicine Runner,” an upcoming film set in 1920s Kona, finds its inspiration in the region’s past as the story of a young half-white, half-Japanese man in the region’s coffeelands.
KAILUA-KONA — A 25-year-old man was hospitalized with injuries to his hand and leg Saturday morning after a shark attack in the waters near Kukio Beach, said the Department of Land and Natural Resources.
KAILUA-KONA — For the dozens who came to observe the Stations of the Cross at St. Michael the Archangel Church, it was an important reminder of living their faith.
KAILUA-KONA — When the U.S. Senate Youth Program’s Washington Week kicked off at the beginning of March, Kealakehe High School senior Maya Kiana Gee said one of the first things she noticed was the passion of her fellow delegates and the perspectives they all brought with them from their own states.
KAILUA-KONA — For nearly 40 years now, the Daughters of Hawaii have opened the grounds and doors of Hulihee Palace to the public around this time of year to welcome kamaaina and visitors alike for a day to celebrate Hawaiian history, culture, music, hula and crafts.