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January 12, 2018

Stetson Not Required at Texas Island BBQ

David Costa and his wife, Mannilyn, have brought to the Big Island some very authentic Texas-style BBQ—right down to the longhorn décor on their food truck.
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December 19, 2017

An Ancient Grain Takes Root in Honomu

The tiny desserts were delicious—not too sweet. They were baked using sorghum flour, a grain not normally grown in the tiny Hawai‘i island town of Honomu.
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November 28, 2017

Whatta Waffle Hits the Road

Whatta Whaffle owners Sharla Sares and her husband, Craig, are turning out delicious waffles from their tiny truck.
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November 26, 2017

Ocean to Table in Hilo at Mo’s Fish & Chips

If you’re a fan of fish and chips, you’ll share my excitement in the fact that Mo’s Fish and Chips has (finally) opened in Hilo.
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November 08, 2017

Forum: Storm Preparedness and Sustainabilty

It is estimated that there is only five to seven days of food supply in the state. A disruption to Hawaiʻi's vital supply chain would have an almost immediate impact on the state's population.
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November 05, 2017

First Annual Tiki Festival, Hawai‘i Island

This will be a yearly event on the Island of Hawai‘i held in an authentic Tiki environment and is going to raise the bar of all tiki festivals that are currently held on the mainland.
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October 31, 2017

BISAC Completes 3rd Annual Therapy Kit Drive

This project as started several years back with the hope of making a difference in a keiki’s life. Children who are victims of abuse and/or domestic violence receive these kits to help provide a little comfort during a very difficult time.
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October 24, 2017

Flash Flood Watch Extended for Hawaiʻi County

 The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the Flash Flood Watch for the Big Island until late tonight.
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October 22, 2017

Prescription Drug Take-Back Events Saturday

This service is free, anonymous and no questions are asked. Tablets, capsules and all other solid dosage forms of medication will be accepted. New or used needles and syringes will not be accepted.
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October 12, 2017

The Pros and Cons of Living on Hawai‘i Island

A local’s perspective on what you should know if you are considering a move to the Big Island...
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September 07, 2017

Rebel Kitchen With a Cause: A Little Louisiana in KainaliuTown

At Rebel Kitchen, you can treat yourself to Cajun-inspired cuisine, Big Island grass-fed beef, local produce, beautiful home-baked goods and Mehana beer...
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August 27, 2017

Māmaki: A Traditional Hawaiian Medicinal Herb

Māmaki is invaluable as a traditional native Hawaiian medicinal herb.
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August 23, 2017

A Reunion with Cousins in Hilo

Cousins, located at  14 Lanikaula St. in Hilo, is still going strong, as I witnessed on a recent visit.
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August 12, 2017

PHOTO UPDATE: Crusin’ Kaipalaoa with Tita Nui

Kaipalaoa, canoes, coconuts, King Kamehameha... and how Hilo got its name.
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August 02, 2017

Scholarship Available for Women Pursuing STEM Degrees

Women pursuing undergraduate STEM degrees are eligible to apply for a $500 scholarship from Study.com.
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