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Tropical Gardening: Cool season means change for Hawaiian gardens

Oct 23 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

As the weather cools down a bit, folks start thinking about garden projects.

  • Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 1:30am

    This photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 20545, was first published in the March 12, 2016, edition of the Tribune-Herald. The following person was identified thanks to the efforts of the community: The woman pictured is Evelyn Yamada. The photo was captured Oct. 27, 1965, at an unknown location. If you think a subject or location were misidentified, a name misspelled or have any more information about this photo, call the museum at 935-5021.

  • | Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 12:05am

    The Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home wants veterans and family caregivers to know about a dramatic drop in cost for its adult day health services.

  • Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 12:05am

    Two of the Big Island’s hottest names in rock guitar will join forces on stage for the “Guitar Slingers” showcase from 7- 10 p.m. Sept. 22 at Hilo Town Tavern.

  • Posted: Sep 14 2016 - 12:05am

    Hospice of Hilo is looking for volunteers to help individuals and families live better through compassionate care.

  • | Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:34pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii teachers have an opportunity to receive money for their classroom through a grant program organized by Hawaii State Federal Credit Union.

  • Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:33pm

    Oahu artist Patrick Ching interacts with Connections Public Charter School students during a blessing and celebration for his ‘Alala Project mural Thursday on the Kalakaua Street side of the Kress Building in Downtown Hilo. Ching painted the mural with help from Connections fourth-graders. The ‘Alala Project is working toward the reintroduction of ‘alala (Hawaiian crow) to the wild. A group of captive-reared juveniles will be released in November in the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve.

  • Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:33pm

    The Japanese Chamber of Commerce’s 18th annual Taste of Hilo is scheduled to take place from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Sangha Hall in Hilo.

  • Posted: Sep 13 2016 - 12:05am

    The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaii recently honored Puna Patrol Officers Eddie Cardines and Whitman McCallum as Officers of the Month for July and Vice Officer Zenas Pacheco as Officer of the Month for August.

  • | Posted: Sep 11 2016 - 12:05am

    Bamboo has been one of the most valuable plant groups besides palms throughout the world’s tropics. Hawaii is one exception since there are no native species.

  • Posted: Sep 11 2016 - 12:05am

    After working 20 years building the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Thomas Jaggar achieved almost everything he set out to do.

  • Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 1:30am

    The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1950s and ’60s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum by calling 935-5021 or emailing THIS PHOTO (NO. 20611) was captured Jan. 17, 1965.

  • Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 12:05am

    Arts & Exhibits

  • Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 12:05am

    Smooth, spiky, graceful, flailing, focused, indirect — whatever can be imagined within provides the source for movement without.

  • Posted: Sep 10 2016 - 12:05am

    The College of Continuing Education and Community Service at the University of Hawaii at Hilo is offering music classes with classical musician and performer Artin Mardirousi.

  • Posted: Sep 9 2016 - 12:05am

    Leileihua Yuen performs a blessing that was followed by a storytelling presentation in celebration of the 54th anniversary of Hawaii publisher Petroglyph Press on Saturday at Basically Books in Downtown Hilo. Petroglyph Press is a family-owned and operated printing and publishing company located in the back of Basically Books. Its services include copying, faxing, printing, bindery and lamination.