Holiday closures

All transfer stations, landfills to be closed on Veterans Day and Thanksgiving

Aloha Theatre casts ‘A Christmas Story’

Guest director Miguel Montez recently announced the cast for the next production at Kealakekua’s Aloha Theatre, “A Christmas Story,” which will run from Fridays through Sundays, Nov. 30-Dec. 16.

Better understand yourself and others

Joan Shafer presents “Myers-Briggs: To Better Understand Yourself and Others” from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 16 at Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center as part of its “Tools to Transform Conflict” Training Series in Hilo.

All it takes is a nudge

Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center’s free “Finding Solutions, Growing Peace” Brown Bag Lunch Series continues Nov. 15 with speaker Janet Dellaria, who will present “All It Takes is a Nudge: Kindness as a Road to Peace.”

County honors exemplary employees

Hawaii County hosted its 53rd annual Employee Recognition awards ceremony for 2017-18 on Oct. 30, with 30 exemplary employees nominated for the categories of manager, supervisor and employee of the year.