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Mayor-A-Thon 2017

By Tommy Noyes Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. gets a workout chauffeuring his grandchildren during the Mayor-A-Thon. Pre-register for this year’s event at www.GetFitKauai.com and be present to win fabulous prizes. On Saturday morning, [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Categories: Columnists, Community, Features, Home Page Slideshow, Tommy Noyes|0 Comments

Forecasting Coral Disease Outbreaks Across Pacific Ocean

Jamie Caldwell and assistant Sean Dimdoff conducting coral health surveys. Photo courtesy of David Slater Researchers at University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology were recently awarded a $1.026 million [...]

By | June 19th, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Gourmet Gathering Spot ‘The Street’ Opens in Former International Market Place in Waikiki

Occupying a grand 6,900 square feet of the ground floor of Hawai‘i’s iconic International Market Place, James Beard award-winning chef Michael Mina took the food hall to the next level in officially opening his latest [...]

Deadline Wednesday for Free Landlord Summit June 27

The Kaua‘i County Housing Agency in partnership with the Kaua‘i Board of Realtors and the Kaua‘i Community Alliance will co-host a landlord summit at the Kaua‘i Beach Resort June 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 [...]

By | June 17th, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|Tags: , |0 Comments

‘Sixty Days of Summer’ at Sheraton Preferred Guest Resorts

Mermaid Citrine will once again spend her summer at the Sheraton Waikiki Helumoa Pool overlooking world-renowned Waikiki Beach where she will enchant guests with shows, storytelling and picture taking. Photo courtesy of Starwood Hotels [...]

Aloha+ Challenge Statewide Meeting Held on Kaua‘i 

Participants in the recent Aloha+ Challenge statewide meeting take time out to pose for a photo at the National Tropical Botanical Garden. The meeting was co-hosted by the County of Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i Green Growth [...]

By | June 15th, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Wilcox Health’s Free Kids Summer Fest at Marriott Resort Saturday

Calling all families! On Saturday, Wilcox Health will hold its 10th annual Kids Summer Fest to promote safe and healthy summer fun for Kaua‘i’s keiki and their families. Taking place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 [...]

KaiKini Bikinis — From Kaua‘i to the World

By Léo Azambuja Taryn Rodighiero Just six years ago, Taryn Rodighiero invested her life savings on a swimsuit-manufacturing business. She had never sewn before, but decided she wanted to make bikinis because she [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|Categories: Biz of the Month, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

King Tides Are Here! Help Document Them

By Ruby Pap Satellite observation of sea surface anomalies in the Pacific in April 2017. See http://uhslc.soest.hawaii.edu/sea-level-forecasts/ for more info and images. Have you noticed higher than normal tides lately? No, you didn’t [...]

By | June 12th, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Columnists, Features, Home Page Slideshow, Ruby Pap|0 Comments