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Two Hawaii Island people arrested and charged with burglary

Hawaii Island police arrested a man and a woman Wednesday after receiving a report of a burglary in progress.

Shortly before 10 a.m. Feb. 25, concerned citizens saw suspicious activity at a Pahoa home on Oneloa Street. 79 more words


Man charged for allegedly stealing donation jar meant for Big Island girl

A 57-year-old man has been charged for allegedly stealing a donation jar at a Pahoa store.

Jeffrey Kleinschmidt appeared in court Thursday on a third-degree theft charge. 189 more words


A local effort to raise funds for lava affected communities

Maui and Hawaii Island Chefs Team Up for Project Kōkua, a culinary fundraiser to support neighbors, friends, family and farmers in the Puna/Pāhoa community suffering from the threat of the lava flow. 632 more words


Video: Threat for Pahoa dissipating with each passing day

Video by Mick Kalber on a Paradise Helicopters community awareness flight of the Pahoa region.

Here’s the account by Mick Kalber, lava videographer:

“Lenticular clouds above Mauna Kea, rainbows and much clearer skies greeted today’s overflight. 236 more words

Kilauea Volcano Update

Newly renovated Malama Market Pahoa to reopen in March

A newly renovated Malama Market Pahoa will open to the community on Wednesday, March 18, after being closed for three months.

The Sullivan Family of Companies said Friday that the grocery store is now in the process of cleaning, refurbishing equipment, renovating fixtures and moving back in to its original 10,000-square-foot space. 214 more words


Weekly Big Island lava meetings suspended for now

Hawaii County Civil Defense says regularly scheduled community meetings to update residents on the Pahoa lava flow are suspended until further notice.

“We appreciate the excellent turnout and response from the community at each of these meetings, which the county first began holding last August,” said administrator Darryl Oliveira. 85 more words


Kilauea in Fabric

Occasionally when I am wandering through the aisles of the fabric store, especially when a new shipment comes in, I will spot a Hawaiian fabric that catches my eye and tells me its story. 229 more words