Carol Wood and LaMont Fisher are stoked about their first-year anniversary at Coconuts Fish Cafe in Waipouli’s Kauai Village shopping center — so excited that they want to spread the aloha. They’re raffling off a surfboard, tacos and a helicopter ride in a month-long fundraiser, with all proceeds going to the Kauai United Way.
The state Department of Health canceled a brown water advisory Monday, the first of several that had been in effect since Aug. 31, just days after remnants of Hurricane Lane drenched the islands. That brown water advisory was for Koloa Landing. Two other brown water advisories remain in effect.
Robert “Bob” Schleck was a walking library with a witty mind and a big heart, known throughout Kauai as a preserver of history and a friend to all. He was director of the Grove Farm and Waioli Mission House museum for 20 years and served twice as president of the Kauai Historical Society. Schleck passed away Oct. 15 after a battle with leukemia. He was 72.