Business rises from the ashes

BACK AFTER THE DISASTER is Island Soap & Candleworks in Kilauea, celebrating its grand reopening this Saturday, Aug. 24. A fire destroyed the original Kong Lung Center building in November. Owners Marlena and Stephen Connella and children Nate and Jenna invite the community to see the new store and enjoy grand reopening festivities, beginning at 10 a.m. in the center courtyard. Refreshments and music will be served. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO


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