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Celebrating the Resourceful Coconut

By Léo Azambuja Celebrity Chef Sam Choy, center, along with Chef Lucas Sautter, of Courtyard Marriott, left, will be doing cooking demos at the 20th Annual Coconut Festival at Kapa‘a Beach Park Oct. 1, 2. Courtyard Marriott GM Nick Britner, right, is supporting the event with a special dinner on property Sept. 30. Photo [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:24+00:00 September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Waimea, the Aloha Heartbeat of Kaua‘i

By Barbara Bennett, For Kaua‘i Owner and Publisher With the sun about to set behind Ni‘ihau, the Forbidden Island, a paniolo, or Hawaiian cowboy, rides his horse and pulls another in Waimea, Kaua‘i’s Westside. Photo by Robert Kennedy Integrating and living in a community or place is always challenging, especially on Kaua‘i. The [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:41+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|1 Comment

Royal Treatment from a King

By Jan TenBruggencate King Kaumuali‘i's painting by Brook Parker Kaumuali‘i, the last king of Kaua‘i, belied the meme of royals as petulant needy folks. He was a superb host. He had, as one would have said generations ago, the breeding. His father was Kaeo, the brother of Maui’s famed Kahekili and son of [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:41:01+00:00 September 20th, 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