Conservation celebration

Hikers pass by thousands of plants while adventuring in the Kauai mountains; some endemic, some endangered and some incipient. Teaching the difference between them is a big part of the Kokee Resource Conservation Program, which is celebrating its 2oth anniversary this month.

Viva Verde

If you’re looking for a restaurant that’s clean, bright and wide open, Verde in your place.

Gone Kountry

Kapaa restaurant offers delightfully friendly and fast service and fantastic food

Pizza — and much more

Located in Princeville Center, the modern Italian kitchen serves up comfort food of a different sort: handmade pasta, cannellini bean soup and an assortment of salads starring flavorful, organic produce.

Ramen and raw fish restaurant opens in Hanalei

In September, Moffat and his business partner Jondy Malone launched Ama, a modern ramen and raw fish restaurant in Hanalei. The new eatery’s name is the Hawaiian word for the outrigger of a Polynesian canoe.

Flavor of the islands

Coconut’s Fish Café in Kapaa has a polished surfer shack vibe and a menu stacked with coconut shrimp, fish tacos and sandwiches, poke and seafood pasta.