Kaua‘i — Reiki’s Gateway to the West

By Léo Azambuja Hawayo Takata Early in the 20th century, a tiny baby girl was born to Japanese immigrant workers on Kaua‘i. She was so small that her parents picked a name representing something huge; the Big Island of Hawai‘i. And accordingly, her accomplishments in life — and beyond it — were monumental. [...]

By | January 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Kaua‘i Community Cat Project: 2016 Our Best Year Yet

A note from Barbara Bennett, Owner and Publisher of For Kaua‘i: The following is a letter in response from my editorial column last month, titled “What Are We Going to Do with Kaua‘i’s Feral Cats?” By Basil Scott, KCCP President In November, Halli Holmgren hiked 11 miles to Kalalau with a pet carrier (provided [...]

By | December 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

For Kauai Calendar Events for December 2016

For Kauai Calendar Events for December 2016 All these events and more can be seen on our online calendar where you can add them yourself, or email them for us to do. Enjoy. Now till December 24 The Trees of Remembrance The Trees of Remembrance provide a meaningful opportunity to honor those who have died or [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Festival of Lights — 20 Years Brightening Christmas on Kaua‘i

By Léo Azambuja Elizabeth Freeman, founder and director of the Festival of Lights, inside the Historic County Building in Lihu‘e. Photo courtesy of Festival of Lights/Ron Kosen For the last two decades, the Festival of Lights in Lihu‘e has become part of the local folklore during the holiday season, with its creative and [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Poipu Bay Golf Course Launches New “Ocean Eleven” Golf Program

Poipu Bay Golf Course launches new “Ocean Eleven” golf program Golfers play holes 8-18 with early morning tee times With sun-soaked days on an island known for its wealth of activities, Kauai visitors have a lot to fit into their schedule. Poipu Bay Golf Course’s new “Ocean Eleven” program allows golfers to take in the [...]

By | November 19th, 2016|0 Comments

ProService Hawaii Marks 10-year Anniversary

ProService Hawaii marks 10-year anniversary on Kauai with new office space in Kauai Village ProService Hawaii has moved its Kauai offices to a new location in the Kauai Village Shopping Center at 4-831 Kuhio Hwy., Suite 400. The move coincides with the Human Resources management firm’s 10-year anniversary on Kauai; the new location provides clients [...]

By | November 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Aloha Publishing Hawaii Announces the Release of First Book “Aloha – What it Means to My Ohana and Yours”

Aloha Publishing Hawaii announces the release of first book “Aloha – What it Means to My Ohana and Yours” introducing the art of building character through Aloha. Aloha has become a universal word, but what does it really mean beyond the greeting that we hear so often? Answering that question is the theme behind this [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|0 Comments

From Saimin to Shave Ice, the Food of Paradise

By Léo Azambuja Justin Barcial, left, Nick Barcial and Ashley Oishi-Larusso are the fourth generation of the Hamura family that will one day take over Hamura Saimin. Modern local Hawaiian cuisine is a combination of early Hawaiian foods and dishes from immigrants of different ethnicities who came to Hawai‘i in the last two [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Aloha ‘Oe ‘A‘o — School Children Release Rescued Shearwaters

Island School teacher Rebecca Snowden and Tracy Anderson of SOS release a Newell's Shearwater. Photo courtesy of KESRP School children from Island School helped to release five fledgling ‘A‘o (Newell’s Shearwaters) and one Leach’s Storm-petrel this week as part of the annual E Ho‘opomaika‘i ‘ia na Manu ‘A‘o (A Cultural Release of the [...]

By | October 30th, 2016|0 Comments

For Kauai Calendar Events for November

All these events and more can be found on our online calendar at http://www.forkauaionline.com/events-calendar-kauai Add your event online, or email calendar@forkauaionline.com and we’ll be happy to do it for you. November 2016 Now till December 31 Kaua’i Independent Food Bank Food Drive From October 1st through December 31st, food donations may be dropped off at any County [...]

By | October 29th, 2016|0 Comments