WAIMEA — Ouli Park’s entrance isn’t always easy to spot while driving up Kawaihae Road, as native plants often camouflage the sign.
WAIMEA — It was a welcoming community that enticed the owners of Mary Jane’s store at the Kings’ Shops to open a second store in Waimea.
HONOKAA — Zhanelyn Cacho, Roland Afaga and Rod Neil Burbano are outstanding students, each with their own unique aspirations. One wants to become a lawyer, another a computer engineer and the third a doctor.
NORTH HAWAII — With just a week or two left in the 2017-2018 school year, multiple schools and nonprofits have announced summer programs throughout the region where children can explore their creative talents.
HAWI — For the past five years, Kahua Paa Mua — meaning building a firm foundation — has established a presence in North Kohala on two-acres at Hoea Farms in Hawi. Over time, it has expanded to 20 acres of pasture and 5 acres for crops and animal breeding.
Many of you know that I am a “senior citizen” so, for all my “associates,” I offer the following: My goal for 2018 was to lose 10 pounds. Only 15 to go! … I just did a week’s worth of cardio after walking into a spider web! … I don’t mean to brag, but I finished my 14-day diet food in 3 hours and 20 minutes! … and the best will be at the end of the column!
Aloha Kidney/Kidney Disease Education is scheduled from 1-3:30 p.m. this Thursday and May 31, June 7, 14, 21 and 28 with Ramona Wong, MD, a retired nephrologist and kidney specialist. This educational series of six weekly classes is led from Oahu using video teleconferencing technology, and is for those interested in, at risk for, or living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Hawaii has a high rate of CKD, mostly preventable. Registration for the series is required. Call Tutu’s House at 885-6777 for details.
From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday, the 2018 Waimea Bon-yu Kai Bonsai Club Exhibition will be held at Waimea Community Center next to Waimea Park. It brings with it more than 60 years of history and artistry.