KAILUA-KONA A boy growing up in Kona and a boy from Beijing might not immediately seem to have a lot in common, but when Dana Kerns son met the boy the family would be hosting for the duration of a program that brought more than a dozen students from China to Kuleana Education Academy, the two just hit it off right away, said Kern, board president at Kuleana Education Academy.
KAILUA-KONA Florida-headquartered Southern Airways Express announced Tuesday that it has acquired Mokulele Airlines, but the local airlines customers can still count on seeing the same branding and employees theyve come to know and could potentially see new destinations on the horizon.
Project pushback: Residents of Kona Vistas, nearby subdivisions meet with mayor about proposed development
KAILUA-KONA — Claude Thornton said he’s never been the type of person to come out to Homeowner Association meetings. But when he heard about plans to build a roughly 70-acre development near his Kona Vistas home that would provide access directly through his neighborhood, he had to speak out.
HONALO — Fitted with boots, a helmet and a smile, Moani Kanehailua sat astride “Elvis,” and holding onto the reins, gave the horse a confident “Walk on” before entering the arena with the help of some volunteers to join Bronson Gomes, sitting astride “Early.”
KEALAKEKUA — Konawaena Elementary School fourth-grader Waioleka Campbell knew exactly which bag she wanted when she saw it among the wide selection displayed at her school Wednesday.