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| | Oct 16 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

HAWI — Similar to the reality show “Shark Tank,” 15 budding entrepreneurs on Hawaii Island will pitch their products to judges at Hawaii Island Business Plan Competition’s semifinals Saturday at Hale Iako in Kona.

  1. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 1:15am

    HAWI — Similar to the reality show “Shark Tank,” 15 budding entrepreneurs on Hawaii Island will pitch their products to judges at Hawaii Island Business Plan Competition’s semifinals Saturday at Hale Iako in Kona.

  2. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:45am

    NORTH HAWAII — The Big Island Giving Tree is hosting a golf tournament Oct. 28 at Hapuna Beach Golf Course that will solely benefit Waimea resident Alana Lavaka and her five children.

  3. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:32am

    From 6-9 p.m. Oct. 27, Hamakua-Kohala Health will host the free Breast Cancer Awareness event at North Hawaii Education &Research Center.

  4. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:30am

    NORTH KOHALA — From 1-9 p.m. Nov. 5, Keiki Yoga Kohala will present its 5th annual one-day mini yoga retreat at Hawaii Island Retreat.

  5. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:27am

    I’ve always thought it would be fun to go through the fairy tales of our childhood and attempt to diagnose the key characters. With all of that huffing and puffing, it seems certain that the big bad wolf had some sort of lung issue, and for the purposes of this article, let’s call it asthma.

  6. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:25am

    Happy Day, my friends and readers. Today all political jokes will be hidden. Sooooo, how many can you find?

  7. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:22am

    Cancer Support Group for Women will meet from 12:30—2 p.m. this Wednesday. Whether a survivor, currently in treatment, recently diagnosed, or coping with the effects of cancer on a loved one, all are invited to join this group to discover the power of healing through connection with others who share a common bond.

  8. | Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:20am

    WAIMEA — “Lessons from the Earth” and “Small Kid Time: Waimea School House Stories,” two books created from two oral history projects conducted by Waimea Middle School students, are now available on Amazon.com.

  9. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:17am

    The K-5 school’s fundraiser will be featured again this year at the 18th Annual Oktoberfest Oct 27 at Pukalani Stables. The auction catalog can be previewed on the WCS website at https://waimeacountryschool.org/fundraiser-for-student-financial-aid.

  10. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:15am

    The main lobby at North Hawaii Community Hospital is closed now through Nov. 3 while flooring in the area is replaced. This is the last phase of the hospital’s large-scale flooring replacement project that started last November.

  11. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:12am

    This Thursday, a short presentation will be shared from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Waimea School cafeteria about a future master plan for transit and paratransit service islandwide being prepared by Mass Transit Agency (MTA). The goal is to improve service so it is safe, reliable and accessible to all users.

  12. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:10am

    From 10-11:30 a.m. this Saturday, the public can join Chef Gayle Yogi to learn how to prepare easy, fresh and nutritious recipes at Thelma Parker Memorial Library in Waimea. Sponsored by Blue Zones Project, the goal is to share recipes for healthy food that tastes great, making better food choices irresistible.

  13. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:07am

    Boyd Bond will give the second of three Hawaiian history talks at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at North Kohala Library in Kapaau.

  14. Posted: Oct 16 2017 - 12:05am

    From 2-3 p.m. Oct. 28, more than 20 of the group’s members will hold the quarterly meeting at Paniolo Restaurant in Waimea. Two or three members make presentations about a local charitable activity. Members then vote for the one they wish to fund that quarter, and write their donations directly to the selected charity. Visitors and new members are welcome.

  15. | Posted: Oct 9 2017 - 1:15am

    NORTH KOHALA — Spend a day with Shay Van Zandt and you’d be hard-pressed to believe she’s ever been anything than what she is today — a woman devoted to helping animals survive and keiki thrive.