Swaying gingerly in the breeze

Michelle Familo, of Baraboo, Wisconsin, snapped this photo of shell ginger (alpinia zevumbet) at North Point on Sunday. (Michelle Familo/Community contributor)

New county HR director appointed

KAILUA-KONA — The Hawaii County Merit Appeals Board on Wednesday appointed William V. Brilhante Jr. as the county’s new director of Human Resources.

Island Life 02-17-18

A chandelier plant blooms above Honaunau Bay this week. (Terri Olsem/Community Contributor)