NA’ALEHU (BIVN) – Keiki stormed the new playground at Na`alehu Park on Wednesday, as county officials celebrating the opening with speeches and smiles.
HILO (BIVN) – The community gathered at the East Hawaii Veterans Cemetery for the annual Memorial Day ceremony organized by the VFW Post 3830, an event that includes the offering of floral tributes, a funeral volley, and interfaith reflections.
HILO – On Monday, May 16, the Hilo community got its first look at a finished monument honoring the four Hawaii County Police officers killed in the line of duty since 1918.
KAILUA-KONA – Mayor Billy Kenoi, Council Chair Dru Kanhua, Parks and Rec officials, and neighborhood residents were on hand for the moment thats been decades in the making.
HILO – Hawaii County Mayor lets loose on the disbursement of the hotel room tax between the state and the four counties.
Billy Kenoi will appear in Hilo Circuit Court on Wednesday on theft charges for his alleged misuse of a government purchase card.
HILO – The full speech by Mayor Billy Kenoi, as delivered just minutes before news of a grand jury indictment was circulated in Hawaii.
HILO – When it was alleged that the county has been “visibly absent and silent” in its support of astronomy on Mauna Kea, Mayor Billy Kenoi disagreed.
HILO – Mayor makes only vague reference to p-card accusations during half hour talk focusing on the good his administration has done over his two terms.
Work has begun on a new $11 million New Mass Transit Baseyard and Maintenance Facility in Hilo.