Cyclist killed by suspected drunk driver

HILO — A 66-year-old Hilo man arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of DUI and first-degree negligent homicide following a traffic collision that killed a bicyclist on Kaumana Drive has a prior conviction for DUI.

Island Life: Celebrating Filipino Culture

The Kohala Filipino Festival at Kamehameha Park on Oct. 19 celebrated Filipino culture with fashion, dance, food and music. From left: Connie Bautista, Corazon Tomas, Nellie Aguiran, Sally Francisco, Sally Castillo, Sofia Ramos, Vivian Realista, Paz Rivera, Grace Bartolome,Linda Alejandro, Leo Guitang, Neth Valdez Castro. Courtesy photo

Kass column: Epstein and Kavanaugh: Tale of double standards

Before we get into the release by James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas of that video starring “Good Morning America” co-host Amy Robach and her story that ABC spiked her report about the late serial sex predator Jeffrey Epstein, let’s do something else first.