KAILUA-KONA In the wake of two confirmed cases of rat lungworm disease on the Big Island one of which occurred in North Kohala the state is holding a meeting to get the word out about the disease and its prevention.
When CFHT staff visits local students, we often use Easter as an example of a holiday where the date is determined by the sky. The same applies to Passover, the major Jewish spring holiday. The date for Easter in 2019 has caused a bit of confusion.
AARP Smart Driver Course is scheduled from 1-5 p.m. April 29 with certified volunteer educator Susan Yandall. This classroom refresher course is for drivers 50-plus years old, but all ages are welcome. Learn safety strategies to keep you safe on the road. Course completion renders potential eligibility for car insurance discount (consult your agent for details.) Registration required by emailing Susan.AARPvolunteer@gmail.com no later than April 25 for AARP-related details.
On Friday, the Hawaii Island Security and Safety Professionals Association, (HISSPA), recognized Officer John Kahalioumi as their HISSPA Officer of the Quarter for the first quarter of 2019.