Archived Articles

January 2015

Accessible Hawaii’s Jean Hartley Pens Book, Go Beyond: Coping with Disability

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Accessible Hawaii’s Jean Hartley Pens Book, Go Beyond: Coping with Disability

Jean Hartley’s recent book, Go Beyond: Coping with Disabilit,y is an invaluable aid for caregivers, family and healthcare professionals.

KKCC Stance and Update on Keauhou Aquifer and Wastewater Management Meeting

Friday, 02 January 2015

KKCC Stance and Update on Keauhou Aquifer and Wastewater Management Meeting

The National Park Service (NPS) has filed a petition with the State Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM) for the “designation” of the Keauhou Aquifer.

Hawaii Community FCU Announces New Branch Managers

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Hawaii Community FCU Announces New Branch Managers

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union announces new branch managers at the Kealakekua and Kaloko branches.

KKCC 10th Annual Building and Design Expo Open to All Vendors

Friday, 02 January 2015

KKCC 10th Annual Building and Design Expo Open to All Vendors

Businesses can get marketing exposure by participating at the 10th annual Building and Design Expo scheduled for February 6 – 8, 2015 at the Sheraton Kona Convention Center.

Kona Brewing Company to tap new Makana Series draft beers in Hawai‘i

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Kona Brewing Company to tap new Makana Series draft beers in Hawai‘i

After months of discussion about how to best say mahalo to the people of Hawai‘i, KBC employees determined the most fitting way was to create a special series of small-batch beers that would only be available in Hawai‘i.

Members brighten holidays for local families during KKCC Annual Gift Drive

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Members brighten holidays for local families during KKCC Annual Gift Drive

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) Annual Gift Drive, held in conjunction with the December AfterHours, collected toys, food, monetary donations and needed items for families in West Hawai‘i.

Local Blogger Releases New Book, ‘How To Move To Kona’

Monday, 29 December 2014

Local Blogger Releases New Book, ‘How To Move To Kona’

Julie Ziemelis, creator of the local blog “365Kona.com” and “365 Things to Do in Kona” on Facebook, offers advice about relocating to Kona and living here in her new book, “How to Move to Kona.”

Tiki Shark sells out at LA art show

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Tiki Shark sells out at LA art show

Local artist Brad “Tiki Shark” Parker of Kona’s Tiki Shark Art Incorporated recently sold out his paintings two years in advance for a Los Angeles-based art show.

Bid for Hawai‘i 2014 is successful thanks to sponsors, contributors

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Bid for Hawai‘i 2014 is successful thanks to sponsors, contributors

The final tally is in for the 6th annual Bid for Hawai‘i online auction hosted by the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce a total of $17,277.30.

Feast on the Beach Raises Money for KKCC

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Feast on the Beach Raises Money for KKCC

The second annual Feast on the Beach fundraiser at Lava Lava Beach Club’s ‘Anaeho‘omalu Bay raised $4,200 for the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC).

Hawaii Community College Palamanui Update

Monday, 05 January 2015

Hawaii Community College Palamanui Update

The University of Hawai‘i hosted a public meeting on December 11 at Kealakehe High School to provide information about Hawai‘i Community College — Pālamanui, the new branch campus that is now under construction in North Kona.

Members encouraged to display Chamber Bug

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Members encouraged to display Chamber Bug

Let everyone know you’re a proud member of the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce.

Spreading the Holiday Cheer at December AfterHours

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Spreading the Holiday Cheer at December AfterHours

Amid the glow of holiday decorations, the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s (KKCC) final AfterHours for 2014 was in the Waikoloa Beach Resort at the former Waikoloa Beach golf course clubhouse.