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Smoking first day of sales

Medical marijuana is now available for the first time on Kauai. The new dispensary in Kapaa opened Monday and is called Have a Heart, operated by Green Aloha Ltd.

Rental cars retrieved

Many of those evacuated from North Shore communities last month during the historic flooding were tourists who drove to the area with their rental vehicles.

Lotus Gallery closing May 31

After nearly 18 years on Kauai, The Lotus Gallery of Fine Art is closing. The gallery located in Kong Lung Center on Kilauea Road was founded by Tsajon and Kamalia von Lixfeld in November 1999 as an outlet for their jewelry designs and Asian art.

Reactionary reaction to resort fees

One of the bills that has come out of the recently concluded legislative session is SB 2699, which proposes to make “resort fees” subject to our Transient Accommodations Tax (TAT).

Hop to Hanalei

Louis LaFratta and Richard Teixeira were busy buying gift cards in Hanalei on Tuesday so the Kauai North Shore Lions Club can give them away on Sunday.