South Koreans head to Hawaii for the winter

South Koreans investing in properties overseas in 2018 was estimated to be nearly half a billion U.S. dollars, according the Bank of Korea. Major cities in the U.S. have been the most popular, followed by Vietnam.

Big Island Quilt Shop Hop starts Friday

A road trip for quilters and fabric fanatics, the 11th annual Big Island Quilt Shop Hop revs up Feb. 1-28, featuring five different shops from Kona to Hilo, and points in between.