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People have spoken: Banyan Drive Art Stroll artists, works honored

Jan 19 2017 - 12:05am || Comments

People’s Choice ballots were counted for Saturday’s Banyan Drive Art Stroll and the winners are Ailana DeHavilland for “Aloha ‘Oe,” Kornelius Schorle for “Autumn Colors in Hilo,” Mary Goodrich for “Moon Bridge” and Vivian Ursula Bratton for “Beneath Sunset Lights.”

  • Posted: Dec 24 2016 - 12:05am

    March is National Women’s History Month and while that’s still a few months away, the Hawaii County Committee on the Status of Women encourages everyone to start thinking about the many contributions that women make in the world around us everyday.

  • Posted: Dec 23 2016 - 12:05am

    Sunday Clay: High Fire! at the Volcano Art Center has added a morning workshop with instructor Erik Wold starting Jan. 8, 2017.

  • Posted: Dec 23 2016 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii at Hilo College of Continuing Education and Community Service is accepting enrollment for classes in the Master Food Preserver Certificate Program in North Kohala.

  • Posted: Dec 23 2016 - 12:05am

    Entrepreneurs’ Organization Hawaii, in partnership with Hawaii National Bank, is encouraging student entrepreneurs statewide to apply for its second annual Global Student Entrepreneur Awards competition by the final deadline of Dec. 30.

  • Posted: Dec 23 2016 - 12:05am

    In observance of Volcano Awareness Month in January, Hawaii Preparatory Academy welcomes Tamar Elias, USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientist, who will present “Volcanic Air Pollution: The What, Where and How of Vog in Hawaii” at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 18, 2017, at the school’s Gates Performing Arts Center.

  • | Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 10:12am

    Five short days until Christmas the days will actually be getting longer by the time we open presents. As the days lengthen, our garden plants begin to swell with the anticipation of spring. Even in Hawaii where winters are mild, we feel the pulse of new life. Precipitation in East and West Hawaii has also helped pump life into resting shrubs and trees. Flowering season for Kona coffee, for example, might be early this year due to pre-Christmas rains.

  • Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Virtuoso clown Jamie Adkins will bring his one-man circus comedy “Circus Incognitus” with a show at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at the University of Hawaii at Hilo Performing Arts Center.

  • Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Volcano Art Center invites everyone ages 15 and older to a tropical flower arranging workshop from 1-3 p.m. Jan. 6 with Hawaiian cultural practitioner Kaipo Ah Chong.

  • Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Toys for homeless children fill the bed of a pickup at Kamaaina Nissan on Wednesday for today’s Project Hawaii holiday party. The donations from employees and family members of Kamaaina Nissan, Kamaaina Motors, Kona Auto Center and Big Island Napa stores as well as the community will be distributed to more than 375 homeless children from throughout the island. Project Hawaii thanks everyone for helping bring Christmas cheer to keiki in need.

  • Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 12:05am

    The Alzheimer’s Association is hosting four informational events Jan. 6-7 at the Regency at Hualalai, 75-181 Hualalai Road, in Kailua-Kona.

  • Posted: Dec 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Troop 23 Scout earns Eagle rank

  • Posted: Dec 21 2016 - 1:30am

    This photograph from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 20583, was first published in the June 11, 2016, edition of the Tribune-Herald. Pictured is Takumi Izuno, left, research coordinator and superintendent at the John H.l.Beaumont Agricultural Research Center, where the photo was captured May 6, 1965. The other person is unidentified. If you think a subject or location was misidentified, a name misspelled or have any more information about this photo, call the museum at 935-5021.

  • Posted: Dec 21 2016 - 12:05am

    Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel welcomes four-piece alternative folk-pop band Streetlight Cadence to the Hapuna Ballroom for one night only, at 5:30 p.m. Thursday for a special holiday concert.

  • Posted: Dec 21 2016 - 12:05am

    What’s your New Year’s resolution? Consider saving lives as one of them.

  • Posted: Dec 21 2016 - 12:05am

    The state Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife is seeking entries in an art contest to depict hunters during a hunt for game birds and mammals for its 2017-18 Hawaii Wildlife Conservation and Game Bird Stamp.