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Hawaii Island police investigating armed robbery and shooting incident

Hawaii Island police are looking for three unknown persons in connection with an armed robbery in Puna Monday, July 20, followed by the discharge of a firearm about three hours later. 222 more words


Hawaii Island police asks public's help about large fight in Puna

Hawaii Island police are asking the public for any information about a large fight and the discharge of a firearm Sunday afternoon, June 28, at the Pohoiki boat ramp in Puna. 255 more words


At Play in the Fields of the Lord

I have always enjoyed this title of Peter Matthiessen’s book, At Play in the Fields of the Lord, as it evokes my life here in Hawaii.   1,027 more words

Hawaii Island man killed in dirt bike crash in Volcano

A 23-year old man died following a motorcycle crash Tuesday night, June 16, near the 25-mile marker in the Volcano area of Puna.

He has been identified as Ronson Bento of a Volcano address. 177 more words


Musings on the shore

The beach wore a deserted look. The afternoon siesta time has set in. Mostly people are returning from their swims and frolic in the shallow waters…for luncheons of sizzling and smoking seafood. 625 more words


Finding Poona

Have always thought about this: Your big brother, say, five-six years older than you, has come into his own, and has moved up in the world. 536 more words




Man.  It’s finally setting in.  I will no longer be living on this rock called the Big Island of Hawaii.  True, Maui is not that far removed or varied from the climate and regional positioning that distinguish the two islands from one another; buttttt it’s not just a weather pattern or longitude and latitude that fully elucidate what an area has to offer.   300 more words