Island Life 10/19/18

A cleaner shrimp gently cleans the teeth of a moray eel in the waters off Kailua-Kona. (Barry Fackler/Community contributor)

Island Life 10-14-18

The Captain Cook monument is visible in the distance on a clear day in early September. (Suzy Coyne/Community contributor)

Island Life 10-13-18

Two endangered Hawaiian hawks (‘Io) circle above Kohanaiki on Friday. (Simmy McMichael/Community contributor)

About Town 10-12-18

A lehua haole (Calliandra inaequilatera) blooms vibrantly in a Kona neighborhood, its tiny raspberry-red buds attracting dozens of bees to pollinate them. (Laurie Sigel/Community contributor)