Return to sender

Residents in Anahola, Lihue, Kapaa and Waimea received letters over the weekend urging them to list their homes on the homestay website Vacation Rental by Owner — but operating transientvacation rentals in those areas is illegal.

County Council Candidate: Luke Evslin

Within five minutes of conversation with County Council candidate Luke Evslin, it is obvious that he is a man who understands system interconnectedness. This is unsurprising for those familiar with his experience.

Rotary fights polio with $5 beers

Join Rotary Club of Poipu Beach for “Raise a Glass to End Polio!” fundraiser 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Palm Court next to Merriman’s Gourmet Pizza & Burgers at The Shops at Kukuiula.

A conversation with VRBO

This weekend Kauai residents reported receiving a letter from the homestay organization Vacation Rental by Owner and Homeaway that stated if homeowners listed their homes as a vacation rental by Dec. 1, they would earn $1,000 guaranteed in January.

Kauai betta do well in Florida

Betta produced by Liz Hahn of Kauai Bettas fared well in the recent International Betta Congress, International, Area 1 fish show hosted by First Coast Bettas in Florida.

Hawaii schools seek local farmers

The Hawaii State Department of Education is seeking more local farmers and vendors to supply fresh produce for student meals on their island, with an emphasis on locally grown fruits and vegetables.