KAILUA-KONA Months after Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. closed its doors at Waterfront Row, the company behind Huggos and Lava Lava Beach Club is making plans to open a new restaurant there, bringing a new local restaurant to Kailua Village.
KAILUA-KONA Digging her hands into a heap of soil inside a pen at Innovations Public Charter School, garden teacher Krista Donaldson revealed a city of millipedes, roly-polies and other insects bustling about just beneath the surface.
KAILUA-KONA With a torch held high, Special Olympics West Hawaii athlete Byron Pabre, joined by state law enforcement Torch Run director Tom Billins, led a group of volunteers, officers and athletes into Old Kona Airport Park Saturday morning to the sounds of cheers and applause from volunteers and spectators ready for the days event.
KAILUA-KONA Two Kona residents pushing back against a proposed five-story, 11-unit condominium on the makai side of Alii Drive had their petitions granted for contested case hearings Thursday by the Leeward Planning Commission.
KAILUA-KONA As negotiations continue for a new contract between The Queens Health Systems and the nurses of North Hawaii Community Hospital, the president of the Hawaii Nurses Association says there are still some issues that need resolving, even as management is preparing to come back with its final offer.
KAILUA-KONA The Kailua Village Design Commission on Tuesday cleared a County Council resolution on signs for the local Holiday Inn Express and Suites, moving forward an application that turned 5 years old that day.
KAILUA-KONA From Hawaii Island honey to local sweet potatoes to Konas famous coffee, Dave Puckett founder and owner of Big Island Distillers finds inspiration for his new line of spirits in the bounty grown and produced right here on the island he calls home.
KAILUA-KONA Although the Kailua Village Design Commission last week recommended a thumbs-down on signs proposed for the local Planet Fitness, theres still a problem: The signs are already there.
KAILUA-KONA While some residents say they could see how an idea for a road usage charge could work as a revenue neutral replacement for the existing state fuel tax that helps fund state road projects, not all of them are so confident in the states ability to manage such a switch.
HAWI As a senior mentee with Hookahua Ai, a mentorship program under Kahua Paa Mua, Jamiel Ventura recognizes the importance of being able to grow his own food and the sense of empowerment that comes with it.