Spicing up with Uncle D’s BBQ

By Léo Azambuja Dustin Stonner Dustin Stonner grew up in Kansas City, Mo., home of the American Royal World Series of Barbeque, one of the country’s biggest barbeque celebrations and arguably the largest [...]

By | July 15th, 2016|Categories: Biz of the Month, Features, Home Page Slideshow|1 Comment

UH Professor: Alzheimer’s Gene May Show Effects as Early as Childhood

John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Linda Chang is seen here in front of a brain scan of an 8-year-old child. Photo courtesy of UH A gene associated with Alzheimer’s disease and recovery [...]

By | July 14th, 2016|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Island Activities — July 2016

Kong Lung Center in Kilauea At Kong Lung Center in Kilauea, Kalaheo resident Margarette Johannes shares a goofy moment. She said she loves to go to the nearby Pau Hana Bakery, which she [...]

By | July 13th, 2016|Categories: Features, Home Page Slideshow, Local Favorites|0 Comments

UH-Led Team Uses NASA’s Dawn Mission to ID Icy Craters on Ceres

  Shadowed craters on Ceres. Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA Might the dwarf planet Ceres have permanent ice deposits? Using NASA’s Dawn mission, a team led by Norbert Schorghofer, an astronomer at the University [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Rocket Strong

By Kanoe Ahuna Kanoe Ahuna and her husband, Dan Ahuna, are seen here with their sons, from left to right, Kaiehu, Kaikea and Kilikai. Their furry family member, Chief, is also in the picture. [...]

By | July 11th, 2016|Categories: Features, FIT, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH Geology Graduates Probe Fukushima-Derived Radioactivity in Hawaiʻi

Someone consuming the annual average amount of fish in Hawai‘i would receive the same dose of radioactivity as if they consumed one banana, according to Hannah Azouz, a UH student who did research in [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|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 [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|Categories: Barbara Bennett, Columnists, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Management Plan Completed for Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge

View of Kīlauea Point from Mōkōlea Point. Photo courtesy of Greg Stutzer The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Wednesday the release of a comprehensive conservation plan outlining the goals, objectives and strategies [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Decoding Fly’s Waterproof Gene Could Lead to Pest Control

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researcher Joanne Yew An international team of scientists led by University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa researcher Joanne Yew may have discovered a new and effective way to control [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments