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KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue Spread Aloha: Expanded Boston Codeshare Simplifies Travel to Hawai'i

Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue today announced an expanded codeshare agreement that allows travelers from dozens of cities, most of them in the eastern U.S., to easily connect to the Hawaiian Islands via Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) starting in April.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: THINK Fund Assisting Students with Robotics and STEM Travel Cost

The Thirty Meter Telescope project launched the THINK Fund in 2014 with a commitment of $1 million per year for Hawaii Island STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) endeavors.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Maunakea Visitor Information Station Begins Improvements; Stargazing and Operating Hours Impacted

The Maunakea Visitor Information Station (VIS) will adjust its closing time from 10 p.m. to 5 p.m. beginning Sunday, December 9, for an infrastructure project that will improve visitor safety and better protect natural, historic and cultural resources.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawaii Tourism Authority Appoints Chris Tatum as President and CEO

The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) board of directors today unanimously confirmed the appointment of longtime tourism executive Chris Tatum as its new president and CEO.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawai‘i Community College—Palamanui: Christmas with the Chefs Awards Seven Scholarships

The ACF Kona Kohala Chefs Association awarded seven scholarships Saturday at the Christmas with the Chefs gala on the grounds of Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Arc of Kona 22nd Annual Bazaar

Join us for a fun-filled day on Saturday, December 1st for our 22nd Annual Bazaar Fundraiser!

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Local Firm Celebrates Top Positioning on Award List of Fastest Growing Law Firms in US

The Law Firm 500 Award committee announced the list of 2018 Honorees ranking DeVries & Associates P.C. No. 9 on its 3rd Annual Law Firm 500 Honorees List with 856% growth.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: SBA Seeks Hawaii’s Top Small Businesses - 2019 SBA Small Business Awards Nominations Now Open

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) seeking nominations for the prestigious 2019 SBA Small Business Awards for the State of Hawaii.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Transportation and Active Living: AfterHours with Big Island Honda, LavaKids and PATH

Big Island Honda, Lavakids and PATH teamed together to bring AfterHours attendees the latest news in transportation and active living.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greenwell Farms Debuts New Hawaiian Variety Mamo

A partnership that formed nearly two decades ago to create a true Hawaiian variety coffee has much to celebrate.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Welcomes New Members at October AfterHours

Access Information Protected opened their doors and transformed their outdoor area into a festive atmosphere for AfterHours attendees this month.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Networking with a Sunset View at Access Information Protected AfterHours

Access Information Protected opened their doors and transformed their outdoor area into a festive atmosphere for AfterHours attendees this month.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Tiki Shark Art: 2nd Annual Tiki Fest Island of Hawaii

Mark your calendars for the 2nd annual Tiki Festival to be held on Saturday, Nov 17th at Don's Mai Tai Bar at Royal Kona Resort - 3 PM onwards.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Welcome to Our New Chamber Members – November 2018

The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome our new Chamber member: Hawaii Medical Interpretation & Medical Assistance Inc., PFI Rubbish Service Inc., Boys & Girls Club of the Big Island, Lokahi Properties, KONA Ambulatory Surgery Center LLC, The Spoon Shop LLC and Mauna Kea Fund.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: W. M. Keck Observatory: Dying Star Emits a Whisper

A Caltech-led team of researchers, with the help of W. M. Keck Observatory on Maunakea, Hawaii, has observed the peculiar death of a massive star that exploded in a surprisingly faint and rapidly fading supernova.

KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Island of Hawaii Named World’s Best Winter Vacation

The island of Hawaii has been recognized as the number one destination in the world for "Best Winter Vacations" this year, according to travelers and editors of U.S.

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