Yuking it up building ukes

Instructor Calvin Enoki laughs with Patricia Dunn on Monday during the Kit Ukulele Making class at Kamana Senior Center in Hilo.

PATH awarded $45K grant from Kaiser

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii awarded a community benefit grant to a Big Island nonprofit organization working to improve community health and promote active living.

Learn about fermentation during VAC workshop

Fermented foods have been a part of every ancient culture throughout history. Sauerkraut, pickles and yogurt are a few of the many traditional live-cultured, fermented foods. These foods developed out of the need to preserve food before refrigeration was possible.

Halau E Hulali Mai I Ka La to perform this weekend

The Volcano Art Center’s Hula Arts at Kilauea performance series features a second event this month with a performance at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 20) by Kumu Hula Chrissy Kama Henriques with Halau E Hulali Mai I Ka La.

‘Hamilton’ star performing in two Big Island concerts

The Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra is excited to announce two spectacular fundraising concerts featuring “Hamilton” star Julius Thomas III. These exclusive events are slated for 4-6:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Waikii Ranch Clubhouse and 4-6:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at a private estate in Kailua-Kona.