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Meeting every human need: The Salvation Army begins season of giving

| | Nov 20 2017 - 1:15am | Comments

NORTH HAWAII — “We go out prior to Thanksgiving and find people who most need a meal,” said Corps Sergeant Major Gary Todd, an eight-year veteran soldier with the Salvation Army of Hawaii, who — along with a squadron of 60-plus volunteers — delivers nearly 700 Thanksgiving dinners to grateful tables in Waimea, Waikoloa and Honokaa.

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

    WAIMEA — Cushioned by yoga mats and other padding, nearly a dozen people of all ages joined North Hawaii Action Network (NHAN) members to kneel on the sidewalk along Mamalahoa Highway Saturday morning in the center of Waimea.

  2. | Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:40am

    WAIMEA — Tim Holschuh, a registered nurse in the hospital’s intensive care unit, has been named North Hawaii Community Hospital’s employee of the quarter.

  3. | Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:35am

    WAIKOLOA — This Thursday, The Hawaii Wildlife Center (HWC) will hold a donation drive in partnership with the Kings’ Shops Cultural Festival.

  4. | Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:30am

    WAIMEA — “STEAM” — science, technology, engineering, arts and math — is one of the “hot buttons” both in education and the economy, and as a result it’s on virtually all schools’ radar these days. It’s all about collaborative hands-on teaching and learning to prepare students for the 21st century world and workplace.

  5. | Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:25am

    This is kinda kalohe (naughty), but anything political is in the last paragraph … sure way to get you to read the entire column! This first quote, from David Brent, could almost be political, so here goes! “If you can’t keep your head when all those around you have lost theirs, then you probably haven’t understood the seriousness of the present situation!”

  6. Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:20am

    Aloha Kidney • Kidney Disease Education Series will be from 1-3:30 p.m. Oct. 5, 12, 19 and 26 with Ramona Wong MD, a retired nephrologist. These classes will be taught live from Oahu by webinar for those interested in, at risk for, or living with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Often, people make choices that unknowingly nudge them towards chronic disease. Hawaii has a high rate of CKD, mostly preventable. Once the impact of choices made on mind, spirit and body are understood, it’s possible to live mindfully ever after.

  7. Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:15am

    National Coffee with a Cop Day this Wednesday

  8. Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:10am

    Big Island Out of the Darkness walk approaches

  9. Posted: Oct 2 2017 - 12:05am

    Octoberfest island-style coming to Waikoloa

  10. | Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 5:35am

    WAIMEA — The lyrics speak for themselves.

  11. | Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 1:00am

    HONOKAA — For nearly 40 years, Honokaa High School Jazz Band has delivered great music to eager audiences across Hawaii Island and the state.

  12. | Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 12:45am

    NORTH KOHALA — A Kohala Community Arts Showcase event will be held at North Kohala Public Library throughout the afternoon and evening Monday to showcase a variety of new cultural arts classes offered around Kohala.

  13. Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 12:40am

    WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — More than 350 adults and children attended the free, family Star Gazing event at Waikoloa Stables Saturday night. Sponsored by Waikoloa Village Association, the overall goal was to start bringing the community together.

  14. | Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 12:35am

    HONOKAA — Hundreds of people lined Mamane Street Saturday for the 11th annual Peace Day Parade in Honokaa.

  15. | Posted: Sep 29 2017 - 12:30am

    NORTH HAWAII — Seven Big Island schools will join schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day this Wednesday.