Tropical Gardening: Kona Coffee Cultural Festival in full swing

The 49th annual Kona Coffee Cultural Festival is in full swing now, with a week full of tropical agriculture, art, history, music, politics and much more. For information about the many events, activities and tours, check out the festival website at

Going somewhere? Some places offer trips to the unknown

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — When Dena Espenscheid answered an advertisement on social media offering a weekend vacation to an unknown destination, her sister warned her she was going to get kidnapped. As it turns out, not only was the offer legit, Espenscheid said she “had a blast.”

Palace Theatre screens silent horror classic ‘Nosferatu’

If Halloween Hijinks weren’t spooky enough for you, the Palace Theater is proud to present the monumental horror classic “Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror” at 7 p.m. Saturday. Organist extraordinaire Tommy Stark will perform an original score on the mighty Palace pipe organ to accompany the silent film classic.