Funky Fruit and Farming

Story contributed by Pam Varma Brown Kaua`i’s resident “foodie,” Marta Lane, writes about farms and restaurants in local publications and just released her first e-book, “Tasting [...]

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Making Waves in Hanalei: Swim Challenge July 27

Namolokama O’Hanalei Canoe Club will host its Sixth Annual Swim Challenge July 27. The warm water competition in Hanalei Bay boasts clear, gentle conditions for both amateurs and the more [...]

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Editor’s Note: Fruit For Thought

By Pam Woolway It was 1994 and we’d just crossed a hot stretch of desert in Central California in a 1981 cobalt blue Toyota truck. Stopping to fuel up at the intersection of Interstate 5 and Highway [...]

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Niumalu Women Champions at Liberty Challenge, New York City

New York Outrigger hosted the 2013 Hawaiian Airlines Liberty Challenge Saturday, June 22. One of the largest sporting events in New York Harbor and one of the premier outrigger canoe races in the [...]

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Kaua`i Music Professor, Greg Shepherd, Shares Zen Journey

Story by Pam Varma Brown For Kaua`i Community College Associate Professor of Music Greg Shepherd, the process of writing his new book “A Straight Road with 99 Curves,” about his road to, away [...]

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Lois Ann Ell writes a monthly parenting column titled, "Unscripted."

Unscripted: Trusting Your Instinct

By Lois Ann Ell “Vulnerability is our most accurate measurement of courage.” –Brene Brown The day we decided to euthanize our family dog, the question of how to teach children about death should [...]

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Surfrider Foundation hosts ‘friend-raiser’ June 21

International Surfing Day is June 20 and Surfrider Foundation is offering a membership special at $20. It includes membership, a t-shirt and discounts. New members can bring their receipt to receive [...]

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Local Favorites

Seated next to an exuberant Chicagoan en route to Kaua’i from Honolulu, I spend the 20-minute flight dictating a list of recommendations. It happens every time I fly. If I want quiet, I don’t tell [...]

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Get Your Pictures Perfect on Kaua`i Island Tours

by Anne E. O’Malley Everybody has a camera, but how well do your photos turn out? Visitors and residents alike can benefit from jumping on a van with Kaua`i Photo Tours. Whether you’re [...]

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Next Christmas-themed Holiday Hula on Kaua`i — Dec. 16

  Holiday Hula by Anne E. O’Malley Dec. 16 Leilani Rivera Low Steps Up Seeing hula performed any time of year is inspiring. During the holidays, there’s an added festive dash, with holiday [...]

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