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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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Cherry blossoms at Waimea's Church Row.

Waimea Cherry Blossom Heritage Festival (Feb. 6)

MEDIA RELEASE The 23rd annual Waimea Cherry Blossom Heritage Festival is slated for Saturday, Feb. 6. The annual community event showcases the blooming of Church Row Park’s historic cherry trees and the Japanese tradition of viewing them — hanami. This literally translates to hana, “flower” and mi, “look.” Fronting Mamalahoa Highway 19, the park’s collection […]

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Kona Surf Film Festival Saturday (Jan 30)

Since 2003 the Kona Surf Film Festival presented by Altres has been an exhibition of surf films from around the world, a benefactor of the BIG ISLAND community and beyond, and a grassroots event that has kept the surf cinema stoke alive. Live music, surf movies, and good vibes! Saturday, January 30, 2016 in Kailua-Kona […]

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens will play at 12:15 p.m. Saturday (Jan 2) at the Ward Theatres and will be the first open captioning and audio description movie showings for deaf and visually impaired movie goers under the new law.

New law requires movie chains to offer open captioning and audio descriptions in theatres

A bill introduced by Kauai Representative James Tokioka (Wailua Homesteads, Hanamaulu, Lihue, Puhi, Old Koloa Town, Omao), and signed into law by Governor David Ige will make Hawaii the first state in the nation to accommodate for the hearing and visually impaired at movie theatres statewide.

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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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Handbell concert at Hilo Public Library Saturday (Dec 19)

Hilo Public Library presents ‘The Sound of Handbells’ concert with the Starbells. 2:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday (Dec 19) on the Lanai of the library.

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Holiday festivities in Hilo and Kona county buildings

The County of Hawai’i is proud to present its annual holiday open house festivities in Hilo and Kona. The fifth annual Magic Of The Season at the Hawai’i County Building in Hilo will run weeknights December 7 to 18, 2015. Festivities will run 5:30-8 p.m. nightly with free entertainment, activities, and refreshments hosted by your […]

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Kristie Naone crowned as Miss Aloha Hawaii 2016 at Kona Coffee Cultural Festival scholarship pageant

Miss Kona Coffee 2016: Polanimakamae Kahakalau

Kristie Naone crowned as Miss Aloha Hawaii 2016 at Kona Coffee Cultural Festival scholarship pageant

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Kona Coffee Cultural Festival kicks off (Nov. 6-15)

The 45th annual festival inspires art, food and history

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West Hawaii Dance Theatre's Nutcracker soldiers. (Photo courtesy of Megumi Kopp)

WHDT to present ‘The Nutcracker’ (Dec. 21-22)

MEDIA RELEASE West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy will present “The Nutcracker,” a holiday classic ballet, Monday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 22 at Kahilu Theatre. Curtain is at 6 p.m. both evenings. “The Nutcracker” combines the music of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky with the charming, old world fairy tale based on the original E.T.A. Hoffman […]

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KITV resumes over the air broadcasts in Hilo

Due to a problem with their transmitter in Hilo for Over The Air (OTA) television broadcasts KITV was off the air for a few days last week. Their channels 4-1 and 4-2 were out of service for three days. Cable TV and Satellite TV subscribers were not affected by this OTA outage.

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Kahilu Theatre names Goodwin as executive director

MEDIA RELEASE The Board of Directors of the Kahilu Theatre Foundation has announced that after an extensive, nationwide search it has selected Deborah Goodwin as their executive director. She joins Kahilu Theatre’s Artistic Director Tim Bostock and the professional staff and volunteers as the arts organization launches its 35th season in September. Goodwin has lived […]

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