Election officials to speak at LWV meeting

The public is invited attend the annual meeting of the League of Women Voters of Hawaii County to be held in person and via Zoom starting at starting at 10 a.m. Saturday at West Hawaii Civic Center in Kailua-Kona.

HPM pledges $100K for college scholarships

The HPM Foundation has made a five-year pledge totaling $100,000 to the University of Hawaii Foundation to provide college scholarships for students enrolled at UH campuses across the state.

International Dot Day is Sept. 15

Kokua Academy, the Hawaii Kieki Museum and the Hawaii Public Library will join over 26 million children and adults around the globe in 200 countries and sovereign territories to celebrate International Dot Day on Sept. 15. International Dot Day, a grassroots “creativity and courage” movement started in 2009 by a teacher in Iowa, was inspired by New York Times best-selling author and illustrator Peter H. Reynolds’ storybook “The Dot.”

Festival awards $8K to three beneficiaries

KAILUA-KONA — Proceeds totaling $8,000 from the 2023 Big Island Chocolate Festival were awarded to three educational organizations at the event’s recent volunteer appreciation celebration at Magics Beach Grill.

Krua Thai Celebrates 15 Years in Kailua-Kona with a Gift to the Community

In 2008, Samrit and Ailyn Ounyoung celebrated the grand opening of their restaurant at the intersection of Henry Street and Kuakini Highway. It was Samrit’s refined palate and nostalgia for his home country of Thailand that started the idea – he hadn’t been able to find cuisine spiced and cooked to his liking.

Tutu’s House June 2023 Activities