Full STEAM Ahead

Hawaii Technology Academy hosted a STEAM Expo (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) Saturday at Kona Commons. Students showcased their work in a family-friendly, hands-on environment.

Cultural festival dances this weekend

The Hawaii Kuauli Pacific and Asia Cultural Festival opened Friday evening with protocol, food and dance from various cultures at King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel.

Torch Run kicks off Special Olympics

Kailua-Kona – Hawaii County Police Department rank and file joined athletes, family and friends Saturday for the Troy Barboza Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. The run/walk started at Lanihau Center, continued down Palani Road to Hale Halawai and back to Old Airport Park for the lighting of the cauldron and the start of the Special Olympics Regional Area Softball Tournament.

Nap Time

Hawaiian Monk Seal RA20 came ashore at Kukio Beach for a little nap Friday afternoon after weaning her pup, Manu‘iwa.