Free Class to Improve Your Bicycling Skills

By Tommy Noyes

First off, Kauai’s awesome Paradise Ride is coming up Aug. 1 and 2. So you, avid cyclists ready to challenge yourselves and support a worthy cause, should check the www.KauaiPath.org calendar listing for […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Categories: Columnists, Community, Features, Home Page Slideshow, Tommy Noyes|0 Comments

The Beauty of Summer

By Virginia Beck

Summer is in full swing. Night rains and day blossoms; and a south swell of magnificent power and force arrives. We love its thunderous crashing on the beach and the foamy shore break, […]

The Electronic Divide

By Richard E. Peck

Follow me on this.

My daughter just gave me an mp3. She’d already given me an iPod (or an iPad?) last Christmas.

I stuck them both in the closet that holds my combination lazer- […]

By |July 27th, 2015|Categories: Columnists, Home Page Slideshow, Richard E. Peck|0 Comments

Lawa‘i Mushroom Farm Keeps Expanding

By Caroline Farley

After more than two decades of a close relationship with gourmet mushrooms, a Lawa‘i resident and former restaurant chef turned a unique hobby into a business that just keeps mushrooming.

“I realized I needed […]

Kīlauea Point Releases DEA to Avoid Local Extinction of ‘Ua‘u

Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge announced today the release of a Draft Environmental Assessment to gage the effects of a plan to avoid a potential local extinction of the ‘ua‘u, or Hawaiian petrel, from Kaua‘i.

‘Ua‘u, […]

By |July 20th, 2015|Categories: Akeakamai, Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|1 Comment

Paper Fashion at Galerie 103

By Léo Azambuja

Galerie 103 celebrated the creative minds of Kaua‘i, O‘ahu and Mainland artists with a humorous fashion show in its new location next to Merriman’s at The Shops at Kukui‘ila in Po‘ipu June 13.

Following […]

By |July 16th, 2015|Categories: Features, Home Page Slideshow, In Focus|0 Comments

‘The Legacy Lives On’ — 30 Years Koloa Plantation Days 

This year’s Koloa Plantation Days is celebrating its 30th anniversary with the theme, “The Legacy Lives On.” From July 17 through 26, more than 30 events will celebrate the plantation heritage and modern-day vitality of […]

Balancing Mining and Ecosystem Sustainability at the Deep Sea

Thousands of feet below the ocean’s surface lies a hidden world of undiscovered species and unique seabed habitats — as well as a vast untapped store of natural resources including valuable metals and rare minerals, […]

By |July 13th, 2015|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments