A woman vendor waits for customers Thursday at a livestock market in Bureij refugee camp, central Gaza Strip, in preparation for the upcoming Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday. Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, Islam’s most important holiday, marks the willingness of the Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham to Christians and Jews) to sacrifice his son.
Whether you play like Jake Shimabukuro or Tiny Tim or sing like Iz, you are needed.
“Songs of Joys and Struggles” is the theme of Pastor Eric A. Anderson’s benefit concert for Puna relief. The concert is slated for 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Church of the Holy Cross in Hilo.
Three of Hilo’s brightest musical stars — Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners Kuana Torres Kahele, Brittni Paiva and Mark Yamanaka, take the stage at Hilo’s Palace Theater on Sunday for a special matinee benefit concert.