- a seaport on E Hawaii island, in SE Hawaii.
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Hilo may even return to national prominence, as it did in 2011, when its senior division won the little league world series.There is No Stealing in Baseball!
April 13, 2014
Anuenue (a-n-e-n-e)--a rainbow; a waterfall in Hilo (p. 61, verse 13).Unwritten Literature of Hawaii
Nathaniel Bright Emerson
The village of Hilo is the chief port of the island of Hawaii.Commercial Geography
Jacques W. Redway
In Kau, south of Hilo, 300 shocks were counted during the day.Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror
From the village or city of Hilo comfortable coaches take visitors over a fine road clear to the crater of Kilauea.Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania
Jewett Castello Gilson
Here was Hilo and there was our objective, 128° west longitude.The Cruise of the Snark