Resort management veteran Paul Horner joined the Big Island Visitors Bureau's marketing team. Photo courtesy: Big Island Visitors Bureau

Horner Announced as BIVB Managing Director of Marketing

June 12th, 2012

Resort management veteran Paul Horner has joined the Big Island Visitors Bureau in a marketing role, according to a release Tuesday.

David Rizor, above, will take over as director of Laupahoeoe Community Public Charter School in July. Courtesy photo.

Rizor Named Director of Laupahoehoe Charter School

June 5th, 2012

A former Volcano charter school official has been named director of the new Laupahoehoe Community Public Charter School.

Patrol Officers Luke Watkins (left)  and Keith Nacis (right) accept their "Officer of the Month" awards. Photo Courtesy: Hawaii Police Department Watkins, Nacis Named Officers of the Month for March April 27th, 2012 · 1 Comment · People

The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaii announced that two patrol officers shared the March “Officer of the Month” award.

Officer Jami Harper. Photo Credit: Hawaii Police Department Harper Named Officer of the Month March 8th, 2012 · 294 Comments · Featured Articles, People

Officer Jami Harper was recognized Wednesday by the Kona Crime Prevention Committee as the “Officer of the Month” for March during a luncheon held at Huggo’s restaurant in Kailua-Kona.

Photo by Nita Smith Volcano Can Warm the Heart, But Watch Out for Other Symptoms February 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Featured Articles, People

A trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park can create sparks on Valentine’s Day, apparently, but be watchful for other symptoms of “falling in love.”

Dominik Walczuk gazing down at one of his masks Young Hilo Filmmaker Makes Splash at Honolulu Film Festival February 7th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Featured Articles, People

Dominik Walczuk is a young filmmaker from Hilo who is building on his success at the Honolulu Film Festival.