Local News

PTA convoys start Tuesday

Oahu-based soldiers will convoy from Kawaihae Harbor to Pohakuloa Training Area, Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Local Sports

BIIF tennis: No. 1 seeds remain alive

After two action-packed days of tennis at Holua Resort, the Big Island Interscholastic Federation field of more than 200 players has narrowed to just a handful, and only two wins separate hopefuls from becoming BIIF champions.

State

Maui officials take ferry to first meeting since crash

WAILUKU, Maui — Maui County officials chose to ride a ferry to attend the first Lanai Planning Commission meeting since a February crash of a chartered plane killed two county workers and injured three other employees.

Features

Things people never say in hospice

Four years of my professional life were spent working in hospice. Director of bereavement and pastoral care. Simply put, four of the best years of my life. Creative, energizing and a daily learning curve. A downer? Absolutely not! Quite the opposite. More hopeful, inspirational, meaningful.

Let’s Talk Food: 16th annual Hilo Culinary Classic

Hollyn Johnson, the photographer for the Hawaii Tribune-Herald, did a wonderful job taking photos at the 16th annual Hilo Culinary Classic on Friday, April 4, which were featured in the Tuesday, April 8, Grinds section. Her photos made all entries look so tantalizing!

Community

Help identify this photo

Each Saturday, the Tribune-Herald is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the photos, most of which are from the 1950s and ’60s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact Miki Bulos at 935-5021 (once the message starts, press 5) or via email at archives@lymanmuseum.org . THIS PHOTO (NO. 180) was taken July 4, 1964.

Entertainment/People

Commentary

Erasing the race card

WASHINGTON — One approaches the race fray with trepidation, but here we go, tippy-toe.

Nation

Outlook improves for health care law

WASHINGTON — A surge of eleventh-hour enrollments has lifted hopes for President Barack Obama’s health care law, with more people signing up overall and a much-needed spark of interest among young adults.

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