State Sen. Will Espero said he will introduce legislation to ban sunscreen with oxybenzone in the state beginning in 2018.
The state DOT and the County of Hawaiâi Department of Public Works have announced temporary road and lane closures for June 25 through July 1, 2016.
The League of Women Voters of Hawaiâi County has launched the nonpartisan election resource www.VOTE411.org, simple tools to help navigate the voting process.
A total of 66 applications for eight dispensary licenses were reviewed, evaluated and scored (based on 13 merit criteria) by four members of a selection panel.
Volcano Art Centerâs first annual quilt show, Quilts in the Forest, Quilts in the Park, will open on July 15, 2016, with a special reception from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Hilo chapter of the statewide Social Media Club Hawaii will hold an informal networking session in Hilo on National Social Media Day, Thursday, June 30.
In 1823, English Rev. William Ellis provided the first European descriptions of active, or recently active, eruptions at KÄ«lauea.