The county strikes back, part four

We continue with our series about a timeshare association suing Maui County seeking to invalidate its “time share” property classification, with the county then striking back.

The sweet life

Tucked behind rows of award-winning orchids and an enclosed garden, with koi and more than 50 monarch and citrus swallowtail butterflies, is a little shop that smells like plumeria and pineapple.

Chamber of Commerce holds annual meeting

Gather Federal Credit Union pledged $150,000 toward the completion of the trauma center at Wilcox Health on Thursday, during the Kauai Chamber of Commerce Annual General Membership Meeting held at the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club.

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.

Hawaii pointing the way

Hawaii Green Growth, a public-private partnership committed to achieving economic, social and environmental goals, formally accepted the United Nation’s invitation to become a Local 2030 Hub at its annual partnership retreat Friday.

The county strikes back

In this state, if you have a beef with the tax collector you can’t just go suing in any old court. We have a special court called the Tax Appeal Court that hears disputes about state taxes and county taxes.

Walker Warner Architects honored

The American Institute of Architects Honolulu chapter announced the 60th annual Design Awards from the best of 44 recently completed and unbuilt architectural projects, at the 2018 Design Symposium at Bishop Museum. On Kauai, the Kalihiwai Pavilion on the North Shore by Walker Warner Architects received an Award of Merit.

Shopping small

Keola Agader-Ching is a fourth-grader at the Eleele School trying to raise funds for a class trip to the Big Island.