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Hawaiian History: Railroads and Locomotives on the Big Island

Thanks to King Kalakaua’s interest in locomotives and railroads came to Hawaii before much of the western part of the United States. In 1878, King...

KTA Shoppers Can Help Support UH Hilo Athletics through Score for Scholarship Program

KTA shoppers have an entire month to help UH Hilo Athletics just by making their regular purchases, thanks to the 2020 KTA Score for Scholarships...

This Week’s Best Big Island Events

Welcome to our new, weekly feature where we share our favorite Big Island events that are coming up this week! These events showcase the wide...

5 Ways to Deal with Mold in Hawaii

We’ve all had our favorite shirts, backpacks, or our favorite electronics destroyed by mold. One of the many lovely parts of living in Hawaii is...

Only up Mauka: Pu’u O’o Trail | Living Hilo Style

It’s summer, are your kids going crazy at home yet? Get them off their devices and force, I mean encourage them to go on a...

Wild Hawaii: 9 Amazing Flora and Fauna on the Big Island (Warning: #8 may creep you out)

Hawaii is home to a plethora of incredible plants and animals, from giant humpback whales and spotted sea turtles to passion flowers and mountain apples....

Watch Your Language! It Could Change Your Attitude

Watch Your Language! It Could Change Your Attitude Hilo, Hawai‘i – November 8, 2019 – The non-profit Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center hosts a free talk on...

Don’t Miss These Big Island Craft Shows and Art Fairs for Your Holiday Shopping

One of the very best parts of the holiday season is getting to check out all of the new gifts and handmade goods that Hawaiian...

What To Know When Hiring A Big Island Contractor

With building back on the rise here on the BI this is a MUST read & SHARE! If you are planning on building a new...

6 Things To Remember When Traveling To The Mainland

This summer I took my ohana (wife and two daughters: 7 & 9) to the mainland to visit family. Traveling to the mainland can be...

Build Better, Live Better DIY – How To Make Pavers With Tim Vezina

Ok so here is the scenario, you have a great front lanai, but you are tracking cinder into the house. One way to prevent that...

How To Tell If He’s A Local Boy

In 1984, a trio of high school girls captured the coveted, statewide Brown Bags To Stardom talent competition with their song Local Boy.  The song...

Trick Or Treat Special: Old Hilo Hospital, Babies Cry

*All pictures in this story are the property of Kahuna Research Group This article is brought to you by the Kahuna Research Group Kahuna Research Group visited...

9 Things to know before dating a local girl

Hawai'i is a melting pot. We all know that. The term local girl has gone far beyond the stereotypical polynesian girl. Today you'll hear people...

4 Times Calling Someone Aunty (or Uncle) Could Be A Bad Idea

In Hawaii, Aunty and Unko (Uncle in Standard English) are used as a sign of respect towards elders. While it is common practice, there are...

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