Tip: The drive to this town is one of the most scenic drives in the world.

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Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
The leading edge of the lava flowing out of Kilauea Volcano came within 156 yards of crossing Pahoa's main road Thursday -- and less than a half-mile from cutting off Highway 130, the main artery for the 8,200 residents of lower Puna.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
Kimberly Kehaulani Burdett • Richard Rasay Delos Santos • Paul Arthur Ingledew • Rosalina Susa Jara • Dorothy M. Katahara • Hananiah Hawaiiloa Kawaakoa • Meleane Taulapapa Polisi Lalotoa • Havana Leinani Johnson McLafferty • and more
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
Desperate Democrats are rushing to save suddenly vulnerable House incumbents, even in states where President Barack Obama cruised to double-digit victories, amid fresh signs of Republican momentum less than a week before the midterm elections.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
Lava ignited small fires behind Pahoa Village Road on Wednesday night while a resident stood with her Pahoa neighbors and watched in awe.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
The drama playing out in Pahoa is part of a natural process ongoing since before the dawn of civilization.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
The unpredictable lava that's invading Pahoa came within 100 feet of a two-story home Wednesday and then suddenly stalled, underscoring the difficulty of predicting what the flow will do next.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
A group backed by biotech companies raised more than $7.9 million to fight a Maui County ballot initiative calling for a moratorium on genetically modified organisms.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
Teachers and students' laughter, tears and aloha marked the last day before the approaching lava flow breaks up Keone­poko Elementary School.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
After traveling a circuitous 13.5-mile route over four months from Kilauea Volcano, the threat from a river of lava suddenly became real Tuesday when it destroyed its first structure on Hawaii island, took on a utility pole wrapped in untested, anti-lava technology and blackened the sky after setting tires on fire.
Friday, October 31, 2014 HST
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