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Designing on Tradition
Kira Kamamalu's designs are based on the colorful traditions of her culture.
Into the Deep
America's free-diving champions have found their life's calling below the ocean.
The Power of Peaman
Few people love life more than Peaman Pagett, who retains a positive outlook despite numerous obstacles. His monthly swim and run events are free to the community.
The Puna Weather Guys
Hawaii Island MIdweek Cover Story featuring the Puna Weather Guys
Kozy the Magician
Cover Story for Hawaii Island MIdweek
To Bali and Back
South Kona home built and furnished on a budget
First-time homeowners reach for the stars
Classic 1954 home preserved
Little Big House
Going small is big.
Pagoda on the Mountain
The story on all those stories
Rebuilding after the Earthquake
Life over lava tubes: Hidden Treasures of Kula Kai
Sustainable Living in Honoka'a and Pizza Party at 2,000 Feet
Beforeclosure & After
Kona home in bad shape gets makeover
At Home with Peggy Chesnut