Births for Sunday, June 3, 2018

• Kaizley Kaiilimakamaepulamahekupaaokekai Kahalekomo Schmidt • Emmarie Ellie Grace Saucedo Perez • Oscar Omesh Hermanns • Jessie Analea Kalilinoe Ai Lin Lopez • Lianka Lyman • Teigen Rei Matsumura • Dariyen Jiraiyah Kiyoshi Ishida • Le‘ia Makaleha Asuncion • Nniero Markolie Peralta Jamorabon • Kalaola Kaluna Kamalamalama Kia

Happy Camper for Friday, June 1, 2018

You blink, and the next thing you know, it’s June! Where did May go to? Kudos to Angela Hoover of the Girl Scouts of Hawaii, Kauai, and all the Boy Scouts (Blaze Batoon was camping with Troop148 at Salt Pond Beach Park for the weekend) for showing up and helping at the Memorial Day observance presented by theKauai Veterans Council! Kudos to all the keiki at the public schools for making all the lei, and more mahalo to everyone elsewho took time to remember our veterans!

Kids Summer Fest on Saturday

The 11th annual Kids Summer Fest on Saturday at the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club will offer information for families on having a healthy, safe summer.

What is the best time to exercise?

There is a question often asked that is worth exploring. What is the best time of day to workout? Perhaps a better question to ask is what time of day does your body best respond to exercise?

Happy Camper for Monday, May 28, 2018

John Bartholomew (he was helping with the weekly Kamalani and Lydgate parks cleanup) is running out of time for amateur wrestling because Coach Mac Pigott said this Saturday is the medal round where the wrestlers get their hardware for the spring season tournaments.

Talking Story with Isaiah Alvarez

Isaiah Alvarez graduated in 2013 from Kauai High School and is now based in Los Angeles, up to his elbows in the film industry and building up a career by working cameras and other jobs on sets around the world.

Puerto Rican sugar contract laborers arrive in Hawaii

The first contingent of immigrant Puerto Rican sugar contract laborers – 56 in number – arrived in Honolulu aboard the S.S. City of Rio de Janeiro on Dec. 23, 1900, and were sent to Lahaina, Maui on the steamer Lehua to work at Pioneer Mill Company.

Happy Camper for Sunday, May 27, 2018

Brandee Kahalekomo was decked out in her May Day finery, but didn’t forget to bring her package of lei for Memorial Day and the graves at the Kauai Veterans Cemetery.