Bezona column: Trees need love

Trees, shrubs and other vegetation are the lungs of the planet, so the more the better especially in urban and suburban settings. Some of our ancient historical trees like the banyan at Kona’s King Kamehameha Beach Hotel get so big we tend to over-prune them to keep them in scale.

Hunting licenses for sale

HONOLULU — On June 15, the Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) district and administrative offices will begin issuing hunting licenses and stamps for the new hunting season July 1 through June 30, 2020.

Free lunch for North
and South Kohala kids

Bezona column: Plant tips to survive hurricane season

Hurricane season is officially here. When it comes to hurricanes, to paraphrase an old adage, June is too soon, July-standby, August-a must, September-remember. Then remember again October and November because it is not over until December!