I think taking one day per year and dedicating it to being thankful is a good idea. Actually, I wake up most mornings just being thankful for being alive, thankful for my good health, for my wonderful family, and for being able to do the work that I do.
Two Kauai residents were selected to attend the world’s largest motion picture business event this month, where they networked and pitched prospective feature film projects to movie executives, directors, distributors and financiers at the week-long event in Santa Monica.
Kudos to Fred Atkins, Chef Johnny Saguid, and the Luau Kalamaku kitchen crew volunteers for stepping up and helping The Salvation Army Capt. Bill Simon with the annual The Salvation Army community Thanksgiving luncheon that is being served up today from 10:30 a.m. at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall!
Waimea High School’s cheer team placed third in the medium division at the 2018 Zippy’s Cheerleading State Championships. The Menehune cheer team competed at the state tournament Saturday at the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu. Waimea scored 491 points to place in the top three.
LIHUE — The Shriners Club received a check for $1,000 from the Kauai Pop Warner Football League, and the Kapaa Eagles association was the recipient of the Leon “Angus” Gonsalves Perpetual Sportsmanship Award on Sunday as the KPWFL closed its 2018 season with the East-West Shrine Game and the Harold Naumu Bowl.
It’s all about quarterbacks this week. I mean, that’s how it is most weeks, right? The quarterback is always the face that runs the place. It’s been another good week for some of those more familiar faces. After the newest edition of the College Football Playoff rankings came out Tuesday, Central Florida has crept up to No. 9, hoping to possibly moves up further if mayhem ensues within the top six during rivalry week.
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has vetoed a measure that would have given condominium owners two extra years to comply with a fire safety law.
A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Islamic scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people as Muslims marked the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad.
A white Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi said during a debate with her African-American Democratic opponent Tuesday night that she apologizes to people who were offended when she complimented a supporter by saying she would attend a “public hanging” if the supporter invited her.
The trial of a man accused of killing a woman who was sexually attacked while running near her family’s New York City home ended in a hung jury late Tuesday.
Agribusiness giant Monsanto is appealing a $78 million verdict in favor of a dying California man who said the company’s widely used Roundup weed killer was a major factor in his cancer.
Video released Tuesday shows the dramatic moment firefighters rescued three people and two dogs as thick smoke and flames approached in Southern California.