Rapozo falls short

LIHUE — The atmosphere at Council Chair Mel Rapozo’s campaign headquarters was festive Tuesday night. People weretalking, smiling, enjoying dinner, listening to music, and hoping their candidate for mayor of Kauai would pull off an upset.

Leho Drive paving pau

The repaving of Leho Drive in Wailua was completed Tuesday and the northbound lane of Kuhio Highway and the north entrance to Leho Drive is open motorists.

Time for love to shine

Shortly after the slaying of 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue, the Rev. Patrick Feren of the Center for Spiritual Living in Kapaa was asked this question: Are you going to lock your doors now? His answer: Absolutely not.

‘This brings joy to children’

When Rayven Hockett’s Hanalei home was damaged in the April flooding, Samaritan’s Purse responded. Crews ripped out and replaced walls and floors and restored it so she could return. “They saved my house. It was incredible,” Hockett said. “It was quite badly damaged.” Saturday, she returned the favor.

Once again, beautiful and brilliant

Halau Ka Lei Mokihana O Leina‘ala Ho‘ike 2018 sold out early. Way early. We’re talking months before this Saturday, Oct. 27 show, tickets were gone. To get tickets, you pretty much had to know somebody. You couldn’t find one anywhere. It seems each year these tickets are more and more in demand and they are gone sooner than the previous year.