Pahoa is in the running for Budget Travel’s Colest Small Town in America contest; we are currently in 13thplace. Please take a minute to cast your vote and you can vote once per day. Contest ends Feb. 28. As we all know, Pahoa needs all the help it can get and your vote can help. Please support all things Pahoa, our Schools, our merchants, our restaurants — that is lending to our local economy and keeping our village viable.