KAILUA-KONA Martin Charlots first step off the plane was a step through time.
KAILUA-KONA Coral submerged in the typically crowded Kahaluu Bay is amid a reprieve from human traffic, which began Monday morning and continues through today.
WAIKOLOA VILLAGE The vision for Kamakoa Nui Skate Park in Waikoloa Village was more than a series of ramps and railings in a contouring bowl of concrete but its hard to see past that now.
KAILUA-KONA An iconic Alii Drive park area continues to wait for a facelift thats now two years in the making.
KAILUA-KONA A 77-year-old man died Thursday morning of an apparent drowning.
KAILUA-KONA Being cheesy isnt always a bad thing.
KAILUA-KONA Salvation Army Lt. Raghel Santiago and her husband, Lt. Jose Santiago, have spent every Thursday night since June 2017 exactly the same way.
KAILUA-KONA Two Hawaii politicians are taking the issue of reef safe sunscreens national.
KAILUA-KONA Its been more than six weeks since the Department of Environmental Management stopped accepting green waste at the Keei Transfer Station in South Kona, and it doesnt appear ready to re-open for such business anytime soon.
Correction: A previous version of this article used pronouns indicating that Kim Holland, founder of the Shark Research Group that operates as part of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, is a woman. Holland is a man. It the policy of West Hawaii Today to remove or correct any incorrect or misleading information as soon as it is brought to the attention of the publication.
KAILUA-KONA Clean drinking water is more or less a fact of life in the United States, but globally that makes the U.S. more the exception than the rule.
KAILUA-KONA As the sun set Friday, the normally bustling Lanihau Center assumed a new sort of vitality.
KAILUA-KONA The Old Terminal Building at the Old Kona Airport Park will soon be a sight of the past.
KAILUA-KONA The term recycling invokes images of sorting aluminum soda cans, tubs stacked with glass mason jars or bins full of plastic grocery bags, but re-usable material often comes on a far greater scale.
KAILUA-KONA Whats in a name? The answer for Konas newest culinary fixture just about everything.
KAILUA-KONA The Kahaluu Bay Education Center last April commissioned testing to measure bay waters for the presence of oxybenzone, a chemical compound found in sunscreens and known to be harmful to coral ecosystems.
KAILUA-KONA State and county crews spent a considerable amount of time and effort over the last two weeks dismantling established homeless encampments across Kailua Village.