Theater Arts Program Empowers Kaua‘i Teens to Fly

The Center for Spiritual Living Kaua‘i is offering Flying Solo, a free empowerment theater arts program, which provides teenagers aged 13 to 18 the opportunity to explore their creativity, tell their stories and share their [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Women in Business Roundtable August 31, 2016

You are Invited August 31 and Last Wednesday of Every Month Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm  Ho‘okipa Café  (Puakea Golf Course) Information Call 855-2552

By | August 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Could I Have Upset You?

By Joan Levy Licorice looks up as if he has done something wrong and doesn’t know what. Photo by Léo Azambuja Have you ever been in a situation where suddenly someone became very [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Categories: Features, FIT, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Hawaiʻi Wisdom — August 2016

He luelue ka ʻupena e kuʻu ai. “The fine-meshed net is the one to let down into the sea.” A fine-meshed net misses nothing, big or small. In seeking wealth, the small things are just [...]

By | August 15th, 2016|Categories: Culture, Features, Hawaiian Wisdom, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Nets in Old Hawai‘i

By Jan TenBruggencate Master throw-net maker ‘Uncle’ Charlie Pereira has crafted close to 100 nets, and is still going. Here he is at Smith’s Beach in Anahola, getting ready to throw net. It’s [...]

By | August 14th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Girl Scouts Buy Backpacks, School Supplies for Children in Need

Girl Scouts of Hawaiʻi Troop 988 members (left to right) Cairee, Tianny, Danika, Kaori, and Stephanie assembled backpacks as part of the Kaua‘i Economic Opportunity Homeless Program. Using proceeds from their cookie seasons, [...]

By | August 13th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

KPD Honors 87th Police Recruit Class Graduates

The 87th Police Recruit Class poses for a group photo after receiving lei from family and friends following the pinning of the badges. Front Row, left to right, Bobilee Silva; Anthony Honorato; Ashley Carillo; [...]

By | August 12th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Conservation Experts Red-Listing Hawai‘i’s Plants

Kaua‘i's Schiedea lychnoides. Photo by Ken Wood/NTBG Conservationists statewide have banded together in an unprecedented collaboration to target over half of Hawai‘i’s native plants for the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, [...]

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH Identifies Planets with Highest Likelihood of Harboring Life

The Habitable Zones around stars with different surface temperatures. The figure also shows an artist’s rendering of the planetary candidates and confirmed Kepler planets that are smaller than twice the size of Earth. For [...]