“Waimea’s Heritage Landscape” will be the topic of a talk story from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 10 at Daylight Mind Coffee Company at Queens’ MarketPlace in Waikoloa Beach Resort. As part of the monthly series, Kamuela Plunkett from UH-Hilo Cultural Center will be the guest speaker to share his insights.
A special event to celebrate Under the Bodhi Tree’s four years in business will be held from 3-9 p.m. Aug. 12 outside the organic vegan/vegetarian restaurant at The Shops at Mauna Lani.
KAPAAU — At the end of a dirt road in Kapaau, Michael Felig and his business — Ainakoa Furniture Company — can be found.
KAPAAU — Adding a new parking area to the often-crowded Pololu Valley Lookout remains in the hands of agencies, politicians, businesses and residents.
KAWAIHAE — Fishermen, sailors and anyone with a boat ramp permit will be able to launch their boats from a new small boat ramp once it’s completed on the south side of Kawaihae Harbor sometime next year.
HONOKAA — Out of 55 public high schools operated by the Hawaii Department of Education, Honokaa High &Intermediate School (HHIS) ranked number eight in the state, as announced recently in U.S. News &World Reports’ Best High Schools study.