Yadao a winner in ‘Halloween Wars’

Kauai’s own chef Orly Yadao was an anchor on the team that shared the grand prize of $50,000 for earning the winning spot of the Food Network’s “Halloween Wars,” Season 8, last month.

Happy Camper for Sunday, November 11, 2018

Happy birthday to Reeya Misra, who celebrated her second birthday Friday night with her family enjoying a special Lappert’s treat amidst the excitement of the Flavors of Poipu at The Shops at Kukuiula (how can you sleep through the exciting performance of Falling Down Romance? Reeya’s sister Akiya did just that after a full day of enjoying Kauai’s beaches.).

JQ Smith shares birthday with Marines

“It ends here,” said JQ Smith, who celebrated his 92nd birthday Saturday at Pietro’s Pizza in the Harbor Mall in Nawiliwili.“Today is the 243rd birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps, and I’m 92. I won’t count anymore.”

‘New era in agriculture’

Agriculture is more than digging a hole in the ground and planting something, said Judith Rivera, Corteva Agriscience Hawaii research lead Friday at the dedication and blessing of a new lab building inKekaha.

Veterans Day Parade returns to Kapaa

The annual Kauai Veterans Day parade, traditionally held on the first Saturday of November and presented by the Kauai Veterans Council, returned to Kapaa town, coordinated by the Kapaa Business Association.

Kauai Lynx hosting hoops tourney

The Kauai Lynx basketball program announces the Veterans Day Weekend tournament starts Saturday and continues through Monday at Bernice Hundley Gym at Kapaa High School.