Archived Articles

March 2016

Aloha Insurance Services Benefits Dept. recognized as elite brokers by Kaiser Permanente

Friday, 26 February 2016

Aloha Insurance Services Benefits Dept. recognized as elite brokers by Kaiser Permanente

Aloha Insurance Services’ (AIS) Benefits Department has been recognized by leading HMO insurance carrier Kaiser Permanente as elite brokers for health care benefits.

Big Island Jewelry featured in JCK magazine

Friday, 26 February 2016

Big Island Jewelry featured in JCK magazine

The Jewelry Industry Authority recently featured Big Island Jewelers in tthe prestigious December - January issue of JCK magazine. 

ED Message – Advocacy for a Better West Hawaiʻi

Thursday, 03 March 2016

ED Message – Advocacy for a Better West Hawaiʻi

Our Chamber believes in the importance of working with government to support business and the economic environment in West Hawaiʻi.

Celebrity Chef Sam Choy shows off his culinary skills; steady attendance at Building & Design

Thursday, 25 February 2016

Celebrity Chef Sam Choy shows off his culinary skills; steady attendance at Building & Design

An estimated 2,000 people flowed through the Building & Design Expo, held February 12-14 at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay.

Hawaii Forest & Trail launches two new waterfall tours in Kohala and Hilo

Friday, 26 February 2016

Hawaii Forest & Trail launches two new waterfall tours in Kohala and Hilo

Kama`aina will be excited to hear Hawaii Forest & Trail is launching two new waterfall adventures: Swim Kohala Waterfalls and Hilo Tropical Waterfalls.

A special MAHALO to all Building & Design volunteers

Thursday, 03 March 2016

A special MAHALO to all Building & Design volunteers

There were a lot of hands that made our Building & Design a success. To our volunteers who put in their time and muscle – MAHALO!

Hawaii Island Humane Society adds Dr. Kelly Korth to staff

Friday, 26 February 2016

Hawaii Island Humane Society adds Dr. Kelly Korth to staff

Dr. Kelly Korth has joined the veterinary staff at Hawaii Island Humane Society (HIHS).

Did you receive your Source magazine?

Thursday, 03 March 2016

Did you receive your Source magazine?

This past month, Jack’s Diving Locker and Chamber staff had their hands full stuffing envelopes to ensure every member would receive their latest Source magazine in the mail.

Hawaiian Airlines bring back summer service to Kona from LAX and OAK

Thursday, 03 March 2016

Hawaiian Airlines bring back summer service to Kona from LAX and OAK

Recognizing the strength of visitor demand for vacations to the Big Island, Hawaiian Airlines will reinstate non-stop service between Kona and California during the summer of 2016.

Seeking 2016 - 2018 Board Nominations

Monday, 21 March 2016

Seeking 2016 - 2018 Board Nominations

Are you interested in providing leadership and advocacy for a successful business environment in West Hawai`i?

County of Hawaii’s Business Resource Centers open to the community

Friday, 26 February 2016

County of Hawaii’s Business Resource Centers open to the community

Hawai‘i County’s Department of Research and Development (R&D) opened two Business Resource Centers (BRC) last fall.

North Hawaii Community Hospital offers new stroke program for their patients

Friday, 26 February 2016

North Hawaii Community Hospital offers new stroke program for their patients

Stroke patients arriving at the Emergency Department at North Hawaii Community Hospital now have instant access to state-of-the-art stroke treatment.

County of Hawaii opens Kona Street Eatz food truck park in Kona

Friday, 26 February 2016

County of Hawaii opens Kona Street Eatz food truck park in Kona

The County of Hawai`i announced the opening of its first mobile food park on Kuakini Highway, Kona Street Eatz.

Service Rentals & Supplies Inc. moves to a new location on Maiau St.

Friday, 26 February 2016

Service Rentals & Supplies Inc. moves to a new location on Maiau St.

Service Rentals & Supplies Inc. recently relocated to 73-5577 Maiau Street from Pawai Place.

Update on Hawaii Community College - Palamanui: West Hawai‘i community celebrates new campus with fun-filled event

Monday, 29 February 2016

Update on Hawaii Community College - Palamanui: West Hawai‘i community celebrates new campus with fun-filled event

Hundreds of community members visited the Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui (Hawai‘i CC – Pālamanui) campus on Saturday, February 27 to celebrate the opening of the new higher education facilities in West Hawai‘i.