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The Beautiful Lei Po‘o

By Léo Azambuja Kaua‘i resident and lei po‘o maker Elvrine Chow, standing, shows the lei po‘o she taught Hope Tams, of Nevada, to make for her wedding in March. The lei po‘o, in all its beauty, is a lei especially made to be worn on the head, looking like a crown of flowers, [...]

By | 2017-04-01T07:51:32+00:00 April 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Be My Valentine — Seven Hawaiian Love Tales

The Legend of the Hau Blossom Photo by Daniel Finchum (www.kauaiainaart.com) Pōhuehue and Kaunaʻoa lived near Kahana Bay on O‘ahu. They loved each other deeply. One day, after an argument, Pōhuehue got into his canoe and paddled to Lānaʻi. Kaunaʻoa became very sad and afraid she would never see her lover again. Pōhuehue [...]

By | 2017-02-01T11:02:58+00:00 February 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Prince Kūhiō Festival at the Hyatt

Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaole Learn about Kaua‘i’s history and culture during Prince Kūhiō Festival at the Grand Hyatt Kaua‘i Resort & Spa in Po‘ipu March 25-27. The festival celebrates Kaua‘i-born Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanianaole, who was known as the “Prince of the People” for his efforts as a statesman perpetuating Hawaiian cultural values [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:40+00:00 March 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Queen Emma’s Journey

By Léo Azambuja Nalani Kaauwai Brun, who will be portraying Queen Emma at the Eo e Emalani i Alaka‘i, is seen here by a painting of the queen's husband, King Kamehameha IV, in the Ali‘i Room of Aston Aloha Beach Hotel in Wailua. In January 1871, Queen Emma, still grieving the loss of [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:00+00:00 October 1st, 2015|0 Comments

Public Meeting Wednesday — Ha‘ena State Park Master Plan, EIS

Ke‘e Beach, Ha‘ena State Park. Photo courtesy of DLNR The state Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks will hold a public meeting in Hanalei this week on the Master Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Ha‘ena State Park. The public is encouraged to provide input during the meeting. Ha‘ena [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:06+00:00 August 17th, 2015|0 Comments