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Made in Hawaii Part 2: One-of-a-kind holiday gifts discovered in North Hawaii

| | Dec 11 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

WAIMEA — As the second part in this series, the North Hawaii News elves have found three additional gift options in the region made by Hawaii purveyors who have a story of their own to tell.

  1. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 1:15am

    KAPAAU — Grown the right way, foods can double or triple in nutrient content, according to Jana Bogs.

  2. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 1:00am

    WAIMEA — At the east end of Church Row along Mamalahoa Highway, Mary Kay Carvalho and other community members can be spotted regularly stocking the new Blessing Box with shampoo bottles, toothbrushes, baby wipes and other nonperishable items.

  3. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:50am

    KOHALA COAST — This Saturday, residents and visitors can trot 5K around Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii for the annual Food Basket, Inc. — Hawaii Island’s Food Bank benefit. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m., with the trot commencing at 8 a.m.

  4. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:45am

    Aloha everyone, I wanted to give you a brief update of some happenings in our county.

  5. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:40am

    Supportive family members often step in to help when an older adult needs family planning and coordination. Care recipients inevitably find themselves exposed through physical care, financial matters and oftentimes legal issues. Considering how personal these life aspects are to each of us, how would it go over if a well-intentioned loved one came into your life right now and started questioning when you last had a bowel movement, how much money you have in investments, or whether your home is the right place for you? Although these questions are often necessary, it can be difficult for someone to give full disclosure of their life without any discomfort or conflicts of interest.

  6. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:30am

    Advanced Ukulele is held every Tuesday from 9:30—11 a.m. with Aunty Marjie Spencer. Experienced players of all ages are welcome to bring their ukulele and join in a morning of friendship and song.

  7. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — In addition to need-based financial aid available to all families at Parker School, three need and merit-based scholarships are available for the 2018-19 school year.

  8. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:22am

    The second Cool the School Scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Hapuna Golf Course. Proceeds from the charity event will help purchase air conditioning for Waikoloa School classrooms. The deadline to enter the two-person scramble tournament is this Wednesday.

  9. | Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:20am

    WAIMEA — Waimea Middle School’s soon-to-open $15.89 million, two-story STEAM learning center has been formally named the “Z” building by the State Department of Education, in keeping with all buildings on the more than 100-year-old campus bearing the name of a letter of the alphabet.

  10. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:15am

    Volunteers are invited to cleanup land around Puako Bay, the adjacent facility and Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail beginning at 8:45 a.m. this Wednesday. The group will meet at Puako Boat Ramp. Waivers, orientation, a choose of pick up sites and cleanup supplies will be provided.

  11. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:12am

    From 8-10 a.m. this Friday, Officer May Lee will join neighbors for coffee and conversation at Island Lava Java in the Waikoloa Village Shopping Center. There is no agenda or speeches planned, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in the neighborhood.

  12. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:10am

    From 9 a.m.-1 p.m. this Saturday, St. James Episcopal Church, Waimea Country School and Small World Preschool will host a Christmas Store and Boutique including baked goods and preserves, food booths, a plant sale and produce.

  13. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:08am

    From 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 25, residents are invited to the popular event at Ulu La`au the Waimea Nature Park.

  14. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:07am

    The Legacy Dinner Series will kick off Nov. 25 on Mauna Kea Beach Hotel’s North Pointe Lawn. Proceeds from this and future series events will help fund a culinary or hospitality scholarship administered by the University of Hawaii Foundation.

  15. Posted: Nov 13 2017 - 12:05am

    From 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 25, the Kuhio Hale Farmer’s Market will feature organic produce grown by homestead farmers in Pu’ukapu, cut flowers and plants, Christmas wreaths and arrangements, locally made crafts, jellies, chips, household items, jewelry, baby slings, Iokia Lomilomi in Kuhio Hale Hall. Entertainment will be provided by Marcelino Palafox and Friends.