East Hawaii and Hilo FAQ Book

This is a nice little guide called the East Hawaii FAQ Book, to answer most of the frequently asked questions about living on the East side of the Island of Hawaii.  It’s put out by our local newspaper, the Hawaii Tribune Herald.   Here is a link > East Hawaii FAQ Book   It answers[…]


Hilo – We Got The Goods!

When you take inventory of the key attributes that we have here in Hilo, it is rather amazing.  We have the right infrastructure in place, albeit they are a little outdated and definitely in need of a facelift and upgrade. That aside, we have some good bones!  Take a look: Deep Water Harbor – This definitely[…]


Never Let A Good Crisis Go To Waste

“Never let a good crisis go to waste”  – Sir Winston Churchill.   More recently, the quote was expanded by current Chicago Mayor and former White House Chief of Staff, Rahm Emanuel and has been used to expedite political reach and regulation. “Never let a good crisis go to waste.  And what I mean by that it’s[…]

Down Town Dogs - Hilo

Downtown Dogs

I’ve passed by the storefront located on 157 Keawe Street in downtown Hilo on many occasions.  I’d do a slow drive-by and try to peek through the windows to get a sense of what’s up and what goes on in there. Well, I don’t know what took me so long but I finally contacted them[…]

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Express Waiters!

Are you tired of ordering pizza for takeout?  I know I am! For so many years we’ve been limited to production pizza from Pizza Hut or Domino’s. Then along came Big Island Pizza and that was the much needed break from the bland and the mundane pizza pie. Well, no more my friends!  Welcome to[…]