Two Plane Crashes Monday — Five Dead on Kaua‘i, Two Survive on O‘ahu

Port Allen Airport in Hanapepe Two planes went down in Hawai‘i Monday morning. On Kaua‘i, all five occupants died. On O‘ahu, one occupant was taken to a hospital while another walked away. Fire officials confirmed five adults died in a fiery plane crash in Hanapēpē, Kaua‘i's Westside, early this morning, according to a [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:34+00:00 May 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Online Registration for Summer Enrichment Program Begins on May 13

Online registration for Summer Enrichment Program begins on May 13 Sign-ups for other county summer programs also scheduled County officials announced that online registration for the Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) will begin on Friday, May 13, 8 a.m., on the county website, www.kauai.gov/SummerPrograms. The theme for this year is “Performing Arts” and many of the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:35+00:00 May 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Kaua‘i Soto Zen Bon Dance

By Léo Azambuja Lacy Tsutsuse, left, and Cara Tsutsuse, of the Honolulu Fukushima Bon Dance Club Hanapepe was glowing brighter during the Kaua‘i Soto Zen bon dance on the evenings of July 17 and 18. Hundreds attended what is considered the largest of all nine bon dances on Kaua‘i, and likely the largest [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:05+00:00 August 19th, 2015|0 Comments

The Gift to the Friends of King Kaumualiʻi

By Stu Burley Saim Caglayan The “Friends of King Kaumualiʻi” was formed in Waimea, Kauaʻi in 2004. The group had ideas about where it wanted to go, but those ideas were never materialized until about a year ago. It has now taken off in a flurry of events in and around Waimea. One [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:42:06+00:00 January 10th, 2014|0 Comments

West Side Talent Fest Friday, Dec. 7

  Kaua`i musician/teacher David Braun. Photo by Ed Sancious Kaua`i musician and teacher David Braun will kick off the West Side Talent Fest on Friday, Dec. 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Garden of Peace at the Storybook Theatre in Hanapepe. Braun, a Chicago-trained jazz musician, will perform on piano, [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:42:31+00:00 December 6th, 2012|0 Comments

Storybook Theatre Offers Saturday Enrichment

Beginning on June 2, Storybook Theatre in Hanapepe will offer eight consecutive Saturdays of enrichment for keiki in two age groups. It’s fun, it’s educational and it enriches Kaua`i Keiki, according to the Theatre folks. There will be two offerings; one for pre- and primary school age keiki ages four through eight years [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:42:49+00:00 May 28th, 2012|0 Comments