The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The Kona Historical Society generously donated the collection in 2007. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum at 935-5021 or firstname.lastname@example.org. THIS PHOTO (NO. 17423) was captured July 17, 1963.
The 30th annual Young at Art juried student art exhibition will open at 10 a.m. March 3 at the East Hawaii Cultural Center/Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art in Hilo.
KAILUA-KONA — More than 70,000 pounds of food in 10 days. That’s 37 tons going to feed Big Island hungry families.
A woman wore a radiant smile and danced during a flash mob Wednesday at the University of Hawaii at Hilo plaza — but tears formed afterward. She was there, with more than 30 women of diverse ages, with a few supportive men, to call for an end to violence against women through dance — part of the 20th anniversary of the play “The Vagina Monologues.”
We are now in New Zealand, where fresh herbs and spices are a natural for outdoor and kitchen gardening. In Hawaii, we tend to depend on the convenience of the supermarkets, but growing your own can be fun, as well as save you money on your food budget.
In recent weeks, the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory joined forces with several other agencies to talk about Mauna Loa at community events and other public meetings. Unfortunately, some information presented at these gatherings has been misinterpreted.