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The community is invited to enjoy a sit-down dinner, live and silent auction, plus dancing, with all proceeds benefiting financial aid for students at Parker School.

Parker School to hold Kahiau auction gala on March 5, 2016

Parker School will host its 11th annual Kahiau auction gala on March 5, 2016 at the Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii. All proceeds from the event support financial aid which impacts nearly 50 percent of students at the school. The Hawaiian word kahiau means “to give generously from the heart.”

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The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner announces the competitors in the LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship. The lineup for the state competition is made up of the four top scoring high school teams in the local online competition, which ran from October 26 to December 4, 2015.

Waiakea High school to compete in LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship

The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner announces the competitors in the LifeSmarts Hawaii State Championship. The lineup for the state competition is made up of the four top scoring high school teams in the local online competition, which ran from October 26 to December 4, 2015.

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Special preview of Katsu Goto film broadcast on NGN January 2-3, 2016

“Bringing the Legacy of Katsu Goto to Life” is the first documentary of his story presented by the Katsu Goto Memorial Committee of the Honokaa Hongwanji Mission. This special is a 25-minute preview as well as a behind the scenes look at the “making of” the documentary on Katsu Goto featuring a fundraising campaign to […]

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Workshop to recruit women airport firefighters offered in Honolulu

The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is partnering with the Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD) to conduct two “Women in Airport Fire Service” workshops on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

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Two Honokaa sites added to National Register of Historic Places

Two locations in Honokaa, Hawaii were recently added to the National Register of Historic Places: Hotel Honokaa Club and Honokaa People’s Theatre.

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Kailua-Kona Public Library closed on Ironman race day Saturday (Oct 10)

Kailua-Kona Public Library (Big Island), located at 75-138 Hualalai Road, will offer special hours on Monday, October 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. due to the 2015 Ironman Triathlon. On Saturday, October 10, the day of the triathlon, the library will be closed because the roads and areas in front of it will be […]

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The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and the Department of Health (DOH) are issuing detailed guidance to parents, schools and health aides in an effort to prevent heat illness as the state continues to face record high temperatures.

Department of Health issues guidelines to prevent heat illnesses in schools

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and the Department of Health (DOH) are issuing detailed guidance to parents, schools and health aides in an effort to prevent heat illness as the state continues to face record high temperatures.

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Honokaa Public Library (Big Island) will close temporarily due to a staffing shortage from today through Sunday, August 23rd and is scheduled to reopen on Monday, August 24th at 11 a.m. The book drop will remain open for returning library materials.

Staffing Shortage Closes Honokaa Library until August 23, 2015

Honokaa Public Library (Big Island) will close temporarily due to a staffing shortage from today through Sunday, August 23rd and is scheduled to reopen on Monday, August 24th at 11 a.m. The book drop will remain open for returning library materials.

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Laupahoehoe to host Health and Safety Fair Saturday (Aug 29)

The first ever Laupahoehoe Health and Safety Fair will be held on Saturday August 29, 2015 from 9:30AM to 3:30PM at the Laupahoehoe Community Public Charter School (LCPCS) gymnasium. The Fair is presented to the community through partnership efforts of the Hilo-Hamakua Community Development Corporation (HHCDC), Hui Kako`o O Laupahoehoe (the Hui) and LCPCS. Special […]

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Imiloa Astronomy Center to host Aloha Art Festival Sunday (Aug 2)

‘Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai‘i will host The Aloha Art Festival 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 2, 2015. There will be art creation stations, keiki activities, star talks, educational booths, and guest speakers. The festival includes an art contest in search of a piece to represent culture, natural environment, and innovation on […]

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This school year, the Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) will implement a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) pilot program this school year at seven public schools, which will allow all students at those schools to receive free meal service.

Seven Hawaii schools to offer free meals as part of USDA program

This school year, the Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) will implement a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) pilot program this school year at seven public schools, which will allow all students at those schools to receive free meal service.

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Applications for free, high-quality prekindergarten are still being accepted from qualified families at four public charter schools on the island of Hawaii.  Children eligible to attend are four-year-olds whose birthdates fall on or between August 1, 2010 and July 31, 2011 and whose family income is at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines for Hawaii.

Free Pre-K seats still available at four Big Island charter schools

Applications for free, high-quality prekindergarten are still being accepted from qualified families at four public charter schools on the island of Hawaii. Children eligible to attend are four-year-olds whose birthdates fall on or between August 1, 2010 and July 31, 2011 and whose family income is at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines […]

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