Shuttle’s success drives expansion conversation

The Hanalei Initiative has been working with the County of Kauai, state Department of Transportation, visitor industry partners, and the North Shore community to develop a plan for a transportation system that will help reduce North Shore vehicular congestion and provide visitor and residential transportation.

Births for Sunday, January 13, 2019

• Lillian (Lily) Kazumi Ozaki • Marcus Alonzo Villa Questin • Gianna Marie Wehilani Boeder • Li‘ilani Nicole Kamakanikalauena Simeona • Amira Nai‘a Sabri • Carter Miles Santos Alcaraz • Makoa Kalalea Yowken Filecho • DarciLee Maluhialani Kimiko Moriguchi • Aeryana Kamakanaokalani Wilson • Beatriz Blossom Watson • Gigi Samantha Allen

Youth soccer clinic Jan. 27

LIHUE — A youth soccer camp, the Kauai Youth Development and Player ID Clinic, is scheduled for Jan. 27 at the North Vidinha Soccer Fields.

Immigration scholar to speak in Koloa

The community is invited to a lecture by the Rev. Dr. David Vasquez-Levy, author of publications that explore migration stories in sacred texts and in people’s lives.

Collection drive for ‘Aloha Libraries’ kicks off

LIHUE — As part of the Corporation for National and Community Service’s special initiative for the Martin Luther King Day of Service, senior corps members of the Kauai Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, RSVP Advisory Council, and members of Kauai Veterans Council, kicked off a collection drive starting yesterday, with monetary donations to be used to construct Aloha Libraries.

Fundraiser for KAWS

KAWS, the Kauai Animal Welfare Society, presents “Cirque Pour Les Animaux” Saturday, Feb. 23, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Courtyard Marriott at Coconut Beach.

KPD honors Junior Police Academy graduates

Eight students graduated from the Kauai Police Department’s second Junior Police Academy class on Jan. 5 during a ceremony in the courtyard of Ka Hale Maka‘i o Kauai, police headquarters.