KAILUA-KONA — Kealakehe has been perfect for just over a month, and after a pair of big wins over Division I foes, the Waveriders are heading into the playoffs on the highest note possible.
KAILUA-KONA — The BIIF water polo playoffs technically don’t start until Friday at Naeole Pool at Kamehameha.
Hilo made quick work of Makua Lani with a 25-5, 25-20, 25-23 BIIF sweep on Wednesday night at the Vikings Gym, where the benefit of being in the White division came into play.
Janice Moraga looks for children’s books for her 4-year-old granddaughter Wednesday evening during the Friends of the Hilo Public Library members-only preview event for the semi-annual Friends book sale at the library. The spring sale is open to the public 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday. The sale features fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, CDs, DVDs, LPs and puzzles. All proceeds benefit the library and librarian scholarships.
Remembering Henry ‘Opukaha‘ia: Life of important figure in Hawaiian history to be featured at Lyman Museum
Denise Lynn Bowers, 55, of Kailua-Kona died April 16 at Life Care Center of Kona. Born in Puyallup, Wash., she was a retired administrative assistant for Boeing, youth leader and mentor for Future Business Leaders of America, member of the American Diabetic Association and outdoor enthusiast. Private services. Memorial donations to American Diabetic Association. Survived by mother, Margaret Bowers of Kailua-Kona; brothers, Mark (Peggy) Bowers and Jeffery (Lori) Bowers of Washington, Paul (Valerie Crosby) Bowers of Arizona; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Cremation Services of West Hawaii.