Monthly Archives: October 2011

Kohala Mountain Farm Pumpkin Patch

Our director of marketing, Stacy Hasegawa, has been doing some interesting side-projects for the Big Island community. Recently, she has been working hard on a farm in the Kohala mountains and coordinating a pumpkin patch event for Halloween. Families came … Continue reading

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“Chicken Skin” Paniolo Ghost Stories

Do you get goose bumps when you hear a good ghost story? Do the hairs on the back of your neck stand up when you listen to a spooky tale? This October 29, 2011 bring your family out to the … Continue reading

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Puna Chefs’ and Farmers’ Culinary Festival

Ever tried slow-roasted kalua pig with a side of fermented salad?  Have you wondered how to cook with ingredients such as warabi (fiddlehead ferns) or green papaya?  Well, your wait is over.  This week from Oct. 22-29, 2011 folks will … Continue reading

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Kohala Ranch

In North Kohala, on the Big Island, the land is rural, the vistas unobstructed, and the feel is best described as small town. Kohala Ranch is a private community located in the lower end of North Kohala just past Kawaihae … Continue reading

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Kama`aina Come Home

For years Hawaiian families have watched their children go to the mainland for college. Their hope has always been that after commencement their kids would come back home. However, more often than not a taste of the mainland with its … Continue reading

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MacArthur & Company Sotheby’s International Realty To Be Honored At San Diego Conference

Every year the who’s who in real estate flock to the annual Luxury Real Estate Conference, and this year MacArthur & Company / Sotheby’s International Realty will be one of the guests of honor at an evening where industry leaders … Continue reading

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2012 Expansion Into China’s Real Estate Market

The APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Conference is coming to Honolulu this November and Hawaii businesses are gearing up for the estimated 10,000 delegates expected to flock to the islands. While the conference will only be lasting four days, most businesses … Continue reading

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2011 NEA National Heritage Fellowship Recipient Ledward Kaapana

The National Endowment for the Arts recently announced Big Island’s Ledward Kaapana would be one of the recipients of this year’s National Heritage Fellowship. The award of $25,000 is annually given to honor artists for their work in folk and … Continue reading

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Living Off the Grid

Have you ever thought about moving away from the hustle of the city? Is it your dream to live out into the country, far enough away that your view isn’t obstructed by electrical lines? With battery backed-up power systems it … Continue reading

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