Archived Articles

August 2013

54th Annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament strengthens Island economy

Friday, 26 July 2013

54th Annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament strengthens Island economy

The Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament has an economic impact potential of approximately $4 million dollars for Hawaii County.

Pohakuloa Training Area supports Hawai`i Island

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

The KKCC Board of Directors was recently invited to Pohakuloa Training Area to witness first-hand the programs and services it provides not only to soldiers in training, but also our community.

Annual school drive yields stash of supplies

Wednesday, 31 July 2013

During this one-day, five-location drive, volunteers with the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce collected over 5,300 school supply items for the keiki of Hawai`i Island.

Sandra Dawson -The TMT Observatory Corp.’s manager of Hawaii community affairs can see the starlight at the end of the telescope

Friday, 26 July 2013

Sandra Dawson -The TMT Observatory Corp.’s manager of Hawaii community affairs can see the starlight at the end of the telescope

Sandra Dawson has been shepherding plans for the Thirty Meter Telescope through Hawaii's regulatory labyrinth for the past five years...

Governor’s Message: Together, We Are Stronger

Thursday, 01 August 2013

Governor’s Message: Together, We Are Stronger

In the hope of creating future opportunities for kokua and partnership, I’d like to invite interested members of the Kona-Kohala Chamber and the entire West Hawaii community to the next “Governor’s Cabinet in Your Community” event

Mayor's Message - August 2013

Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Mayor's Message - August 2013

We love our island lifestyle, but we must also remember we are faced with a myriad of natural forces that at times threaten the safety of our residents.

Omega Computers, SBDC host July AfterHours

Friday, 26 July 2013

Omega Computers, SBDC host July AfterHours

It was a two-story gathering for members of the KKCC when Omega Computers and the Hawai‘i Small Business Development Center  Network hosted the July AfterHours at Kuakini Tower.