Health centers need our support

Imagine having nowhere to sleep tonight. Every shelter in your neighborhood is full, and you have nowhere else to turn. You’re left on the street, wondering where you’ll get your next meal, your next hot shower or even prescription refill to manage your blood pressure.

Discover ‘The Four Agreements’

The next Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center “Finding Solutions, Growing Peace” free Brown Bag Lunch Talk is slated for noon-1 p.m. today at the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, 655 Kilauea Ave. in Hilo.

TMT funds Career Connected Learning program for Hawaii STEM programs

Thirty Meter Telescope recently announced its continued commitment and support of the Hawaii Community Foundation’s Career Connected Learning program, with its fourth consecutive annual gift for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education on Hawaii Island to prepare students for the workforce of the future.

Obituaries for August 16

Vicente Bolusan Antonio, 86, of Keaau died Aug. 13 at Hawaii Care Choices’ Pohai Malama Care Center in Hilo. Born in Vintar, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines, he was a retired farmer and jack-of-all-trades. Private services for immediate family only. Online condolences: Survived by wife, Juana Antonio of Keaau; sons, Merto (Eva) Antonio of Halawa, Oahu, and Hipolito (Yvette) Antonio of Santa Maria, Calif.; daughters, Maria (Steven) Kelly of Keaau and Jocelyn Antonio of Thule Air Base, Greenland; eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Homelani Memorial Park.