Silver Screen songs

S. Morris Wise admits he is nervous about directing his first Kauai Chorale show. But he’s also confident.

Humane Society now open Sundays

Mirah Horowitz, Kauai Humane Society executive director, got to meet the public, and Subaru Hawaii helped animals get adopted into new homes and collected supplies when the Kauai Humane Society resumed Sunday openings.

Read it and weep no more

Having a retail bookstore, being on the frontlines of book selling, we do come across a number of self-published books of questionable production. We are, of course, happy to see these individuals expressing their creativity and making it available to the public.

The joy of giving

In the spirit of giving, the Zonta Club of Kauai presented more than $40,000 to various groups and organizations during a special luncheon at the Gaylord’s Dining Room.

Police issue stranger warning

The Kauai Police Department is urging the public to be vigilant after three students were approached by a stranger in separate incidents near Hanalei and Eleele elementary schools.

Happy Camper for Friday, December 7, 2018

Joanne Chang’s sticky buns beat out Bobby Flay, said Kauai Community College chef Martina Hilldorfer during the demonstration by Chang and Christopher Meyers, Chang’s business partner.

Yukimura feted for public service

At the recent 2018 annual awards and membership meeting of the Conservation Council for Hawaii, former Kauai mayor and county councilmember JoAnn Yukimura was honored for her lifetime commitment to activism and public service.

FHFA increases conforming loan limit

Hawaii homebuyers will have more access to money for mortgages in 2019 now that the Federal Housing Finance Agency has increased the maximum conforming loan limits by 6.9 percent.

Is Tagovailoa still the favorite to win Heisman?

With the college football regular season now in the books, fans now anxiously await to see who will be crowned as this year’s brightest star. The 2018 Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation is scheduled for Saturday at 8 p.m. EST (3 p.m. HST) in New York. The ceremony will be broadcast on ESPN.

Lady Warriors spoil Raiders’ run

KAPAA — Hailey Overmyer was a manager for the Kapaa High School girls basketball team during last year’s outing in the Kauai Interscholastic Federation girls basketball season.