NTBG Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Upgrade Research Center

The National Tropical Botanical Garden recently announced it is launching a crowdfunding campaign with WEfficiency, an online lending platform powered by the Blue Planet Foundation, to increase the energy efficiency of its Botanical Research Center […]

By |April 19th, 2015|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Tiki Tacos

By Léo Azambuja

The first time I went to Tiki Tacos in Kapa‘a was six months ago, after it had been opened for two and a half years.

I’m not sure if it was because I wanted […]

By |April 18th, 2015|Categories: Features, Home Page Slideshow, Kau Kau|0 Comments

Kaua‘i Teams Make the Finals of ‘Olelo Youth Xchange Student Video Competition

‘Olelo Youth Xchange Student Video Competition, presented by Sony — the state’s oldest and largest contest of its type — has just announced this year’s finalists from a record of 892 submissions, and it includes […]

By |April 17th, 2015|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Gov. Ige Proclaims April as Fair Housing Awareness Month

Housing discrimination is inconsistent with the values of equal opportunities and fairness cherished and aspired by Hawai‘i residents and United States citizens, according to Hawai‘i Gov. David Ige, who last week issued a proclamation against […]

By |April 16th, 2015|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Music Never Lets You Down

By Larry Feinstein

I can’t sing. I can’t dance. I hated my piano lessons. I love music.

I remember sitting on the front steps of my house at 69-30 179th street in Queens, New York. A palm-size, […]

By |April 15th, 2015|Categories: Columnists, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Makai Watch Volunteer Program, DLNR Offering Training on Kaua‘i Saturday

A collaboration effort between the Makai Watch Volunteer Program and the state Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement and Division of Aquatic Resources, is offering an updated statewide training […]

By |April 14th, 2015|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Top 10 Must Do Things On Kaua‘i

By Na Pali Coast Magazine

Trying to figure out what to do on your trip to Kaua‘i this year?

The Garden Isle, the lushest of all Hawaiian Islands, has quite a lot to offer in the way […]

Celebrating Kaua‘i, Earth Day

By Virginia Beck

Those who came to Kaua’i, came to find peace, beauty and a safe place for our families. Like all migrants, Polynesians came to find opportunities for land and growing communities. Many of us […]

By |April 12th, 2015|Categories: Columnists, Home Page Slideshow, Virginia Beck|0 Comments