Kapaa leaves Hanapepe with 3 wins

Kapaa’s Paris Tangelder scored two goals to lead the Kapaa Wahine Warriors to a 3-1 win over the Waimea Menehune girls Saturday, wrapping up a day of five Kauai Interscholastic Federation soccer matches at both Vidinha Stadium and Hanapepe Stadium.

Shioi gets top CAK honor

Conrad Murashige and Shioi Construction were named the Tetsuro “Rosy” Maeda Member of the Year by the Contractors Association of Kauai during the CAK’s 61st annual year-end meeting held late last month at the Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club.

‘We are not alone’

Former President George H.W. Bush and the victims of the recent California fires were among the list of names recited Thursday evening during an interfaith gathering at the Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church.

Happy Camper for Sunday, December 9, 2018

Angela Ventura (she’ll be helping with the Kauai Gymnastics Academy free showcase at Kukui Grove Center starting at 1 p.m. today) used to hang out in the stroller while her mom Debra Ventura used to help cook at the West Kauai church. Debra was among the helpers with Becky Komaki and Priscilla Badua at the Hawaii Government Employees Association Kendall Scholarship fundraising (no kadomatsu this year) booth at the Kauai Museum’s Annual Christmas Craft Fair — kudos to Gerald Ako and Dale Shimomura for doing another bang-up job with the effort. Dr. Kelly Robb (she’s got a set of twins coming!) was looking for a tree after all that lumpia.

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.

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.

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.

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.

A grand old time

Ed Kawamura Sr. is the grand marshal of the annual Lights on Rice holiday parade when the caravan starts moving at 6:30 p.m. Friday.

Raiders take KIF opener

LIHUE — The Waimea Menehune went to the long ball — shot from outside the three-point mark — four times compared with the host Kauai High School who tickled the net three times Monday night at the Kauai High School gym.