The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museums 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. See identified photographs on Facebook at tinyurl.com/piercephotoid. THIS PHOTO (NO. 18921) was captured Oct. 23, 1967.
The Hilo Community Players will present Hamlet at 7:30 p.m. July 12-13, 18-20 and 25-27 and 1 p.m. July 14 and 21 as the 42nd summer Shakespeare in Park offering in Kalakaua Park in downtown Hilo.
Officials at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Thursday reopened Napau Crater and a 2-mile section of trail in Kilauea volcanos East Rift Zone wilderness.
The county Department of Parks and Recreation announced the closure of the Laupahoehoe pool from July 29-Aug. 2 for maintenance. The pools water will be replaced and the filter media will be cleaned in order to maximize the filtration systems efficiency.
A diverse group of storytellers will come together from 5:30-7 p.m. July 18 in downtown Hilo for an enchanting celebration of words and music in Evoking Islands: An evening of Hawaii Song, Poetry and Prose at Mokupapapa Discovery Center.
Redeemed & Restored … Life Viewed Through the Eyes of God is the theme for the Big Islands fifth annual Christian Womens Gathering slated for 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 10 at Kahilu Town Hall in Waimea.
Join Hawaii Volcanoes National Park from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. this Saturday, July 13, for the 38th annual Cultural Festival at the Kahuku Unit.
Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library in Waimea is celebrating 60 years of space exploration and marking the end of the 2019 Summer Reading Program, A Universe of Stories, with Astrobash, a NASA@My Library space celebration.
KAILUA-KONA The MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Program announced Tuesday that it is accepting applications for the fall 2020 cohort at its new Hawaii campus in West Hawaii.
KAILUA-KONA What started as a regular coffee klatch turned into a standing roundtable of constitutional enthusiasts.
Musician Gentleman Jeff Babb and storyteller Aunty Nyla Fujii-Babb perform participatory stories and songs for keiki during their show Sky Tales on June 19 in the play court at Mountain View Elementary School. The event was sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hawaii and the 2019 Summer Reading Program sponsors.
On Saturday, July 20, Big Island participants will join together during the 27th annual Relay For Life of Hilo to Give Cancer the Boot at Francis Wong Stadium and help beat cancer.
Mental Health America of Hawaii recently honored the Big Island Substance Abuse Council by presenting it with the Outstanding Community Mental Health Leader award.
WAIMEA 2019 Merrie Monarch Miss Aloha Hula Taizha Keakealani Hughes-Kaluhiokalani of Halau Hiiakainamakalehua never owned a Hawaiian heirloom bracelet.
Artists interested in participating in the Abstract Only! multimedia juried exhibit coming up at Wailoa Center in Hilo have until Friday, July 12, to enter.
New Insights from Kilauea
Volcanos 2018 Lower
East Rift Zone Eruption
Big Island resident Bailey Fergusons painting, DISPLACED: The Day the Red Glow Stopped, won first prize in the Kahilu Exhibits annual juried exhibition of Hawaii state artists hosted at the Kahilu Theatre in Waimea.