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New Year, New 80th Chapter of My Life

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher Barbara Bennett on the runway during a fashion show in May 2014. How does one embrace an 80th birthday? You don’t feel 80, you don’t look 80 years old. As I approach 2017 with awe and disbelief, I’ve spent most of 2016 thinking about the [...]

By | 2017-01-02T08:48:53+00:00 January 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Kaua‘i Community Cat Project: 2016 Our Best Year Yet

A note from Barbara Bennett, Owner and Publisher of For Kaua‘i: The following is a letter in response from my editorial column last month, titled “What Are We Going to Do with Kaua‘i’s Feral Cats?” By Basil Scott, KCCP President In November, Halli Holmgren hiked 11 miles to Kalalau with a pet carrier (provided [...]

By | 2016-12-04T14:56:37+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

What Are We Going to Do with Kaua‘i’s Feral Cats?

Cali By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher If you haven’t notice, there has been a lot of hubbub about feral cats on Kaua‘i lately. How did this come about? I’m not sure but I do know that we have some very dedicated volunteers on the island who have taken their time [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:17+00:00 November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

A Pictorial Cultural Magazine like No Other

By Barbara Bennett, Owner & Publisher of For Kaua‘i Aloha, I am very pleased to introduce you to the first ever annual For Kaua‘i cultural glossy magazine. Newly arrived on Kaua‘i, the 102-page magazine with its extraordinary editorial and beautiful photography is receiving rave reviews by the community, residents and visitors. I want to acknowledge [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:23+00:00 September 6th, 2016|0 Comments

For Kaua‘i, Award-Winning Newspaper

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher I want to share exciting news about For Kaua‘i. We have just released a brand new annual glossy pictorial, a cultural magazine like no other on the island. It is currently available for purchase at Kaua‘i Museum in Līhu‘e. This glossy magazine is being offered in addition [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:28+00:00 August 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Proud of For Kaua‘i

By Barbara Bennett Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i owner and publisher, and For Kaua‘i editor in chief Léo Azambuja at Honolulu Airport on their way back from O‘ahu with two Society of Professional Journalists awards June 24. Yes, I’m proud to be recognized on a state level by the Small Business Advocate in Media [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:29+00:00 July 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Let’s Celebrate!

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher It’s celebration time for For Kaua‘i, a true community newspaper that started in 2011, and seven years prior to that as the former Kaua‘i People published by the former The Honolulu Advertiser. We have news about important awards and new additions to our monthly publication. And we [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:40+00:00 April 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Waimea, the Aloha Heartbeat of Kaua‘i

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher With the sun about to set behind Ni‘ihau, the Forbidden Island, a paniolo, or Hawaiian cowboy, rides his horse and pulls another in Waimea, Kaua‘i’s Westside. Photo by Robert Kennedy Integrating and living in a community or place is always challenging, especially on Kaua‘i. The [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:41+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|1 Comment

Roots are Important

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher The ancestral Palumbo home is in Ofena, a small Italian village home to 650 people on the side of a mountain. Family roots connect you when you or your family establish in your town, your work and community. In history, establishing roots has been more [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:45+00:00 February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

New Year’s Resolution — Harmony

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher Horses, wild boars, chickens and mynah birds come together at lunch time on a Kilauea property. Three words beginning with the letter H help to support our thoughts while living on Kaua‘i; harmony, happy and heavenly. Of course, there are a lot of other H [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:50+00:00 January 3rd, 2016|0 Comments