Opening the ocean at Kukui Grove

The Ocean Around Us is a collaborative effort between Kukui Grove Center and community organizations involvedwith the ocean environment. The unique learning space and exhibits will be available through Feb. 17.

‘Magnolia’ flies over spelling bee

“Magnolia,” spelled correctly by Calvin Bailey, earned him top honors Thursday night at the Kauai Area Complex Spelling Bee presented by Kamaaina Kids at the Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School.

Red Raiders hold off Menehune

LIHUE — Kauai High School’s Finn Haake went for a bucket in the third quarter Wednesday night against Waimea at the Kauai High School gym. The shot was blocked by Waimea’s Jason Newall and the Menehune gained possession, triggering enthusiastic cheering from the several hundred people that jammed the Raiderdome for the Kauai Interscholastic Federation boys basketball game that saw the Red Raiders claim a 56-47 victory over Waimea.

Keiki celebration

Did you know that the Kilauea Performing Arts have their Shrek musical production coming up March 12?

Happy Camper for Wednesday, January 17, 2018

OK, time to go check out Ku‘i at the County. Pua Rossi, a Kauai Community College Hawaiian studies instructor, said they’ve gotten a lot of requests for the Tuesdays at the Lo‘i (you’re missing out if you’ve never checked it out), where Josh Fukino does ku‘i, or poi-pounding.

Kauai remembers MLK in song, dance, speech

The Hawaii Government Employees Association joined efforts of the Kauai Island Labor Alliance, and the Interfaith Roundtable of Kauai each hosted events celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.

KIF swimmers make waves

A smaller field of Kauai Interscholastic Federation pushed four KIF record-paced swims and picked up 12 state qualifying swims, Saturday at the KIF qualifying swim meet hosted by Island School at the YMCA pool.

KPWFL names top scholars

The Kauai Pop Warner Football League took time to honor its top football and cheer program scholar-athletes during the league’s annual Scholastics Banquet Saturday night at Wong’s Restaurant in Hanapepe.