KAILUA-KONA A bill that would have abolished aquarium fishing in Hawaii cleared its first committee Wednesday, but not before its purpose was significantly amended.
KAILUA-KONA A boy growing up in Kona and a boy from Beijing might not immediately seem to have a lot in common, but when Dana Kerns son met the boy the family would be hosting for the duration of a program that brought more than a dozen students from China to Kuleana Education Academy, the two just hit it off right away, said Kern, board president at Kuleana Education Academy.
KAILUA-KONA Hawaii Electric Light Co. said Thursday that power has been restored to all but 30 customers impacted by last weekends winter storm.
KAILUA-KONA All Hawaii Island public libraries will be closed Saturday through Monday in observance of the Presidents Day holiday.
HONOLULU A Honolulu businessman is gathering signatures from voters in his quest to impeach the citys prosecuting attorney.
KAILUA-KONA More than $66,000 is headed to the Hawaii County Housing Agency to help residents living in public housing to reach self-sufficiency.