Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mauna Lani Resort Advantage Program

Thinking about moving to the KaMilo private community? Well, one detail you may not know is that all KaMilo homeowners are eligible for membership in the Mauna Lani Advantage program. Imagine wining and dining at the annual golf tournament’s private … Continue reading

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Holistic Hawaiian Healing

The Hawaiian word ola means ‘health’ as well as ‘life.’ This is because native Hawaiians saw the body, mind and spirit as one. When someone would come to a kahuna laau lapaau not only did the healer pay attention to … Continue reading

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Live Like A King

In 1810 King Kamehamea the Great conquered the Hawaiian Islands and became the first king of Hawaii. He made his home on the Big Island next to the stunning Keauhou Bay. From here he ruled over the Kingdom of Hawaii. … Continue reading

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North Kohala Community Resource Center

Christine Richardson, Executive Director of the North Kohala Community Resource Center (NKCRC) often gets asked “So, what’s your organization do anyway?” The answer to that is quite a bit for the community. Since the NKCRC inception in 2001 the group … Continue reading

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Koa Fashion

Interested in a pair of wooden sunglasses? How about a stylish wooden watch? Yes, it’s wearable wood, and Martin & MacArthur is the company creating these fashion accessories on the islands. Since Jon Martin first started his company in 1961 … Continue reading

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Bridging The Gap

With the US economy in a slump more and more people are looking for ways to reinvent themselves and find new careers. Luckily, Hawaii First Federal Credit Union has its eyes on the community and recently opened its second Community … Continue reading

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Waimea Ocean Film Festival

The Waimea Ocean Film Festival is coming to the Big Island for the second time in January 2012 and this year’s event should prove to be bigger than last year with showings at Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and in venues … Continue reading

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Clean Energy Agreement Hawaii and China

Solar powered street lights? Geo-thermal warmed sidewalks? Hawaii may soon be the testing ground for renewable energy. On November 13, 2011 Governor Neil Abercrombie and Yu Ping, the Vice Chairman of the China Council for Promotion of International Trade signed … Continue reading

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