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Black and White Ball is Saturday

The Rotary Club of Hanalei Bay is holding the 2019 Black and White Ball at the Anaina Hou Community Park in the Porter Pavilion in Kilauea from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Officials express grief

“We are all shaken by this senseless act of violence. All of Hawaii hurts when our ohana gets hurt. Our hearts go out to the victims and their families, and all who serve our country at the shipyard. We send our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.” — Mayor Derek S. K. Kawakami

Holiday Fair set for Dec. 14

LIHUE — The public is invited to attend the Kauai Made Holly Jolly Holiday Fair on Dec. 14 at the front parking lot of the former Kmart store, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Water service goes out

Water service was off line for Wainiha and Ha’ena customers for about an hour and a half Tuesday due to an electrical power outage at the Wainiha well site.

Celebration to honor completion of assessment

The University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program, UH Manoa Department of Urban and Regional Planning, and the County of Kauai Planning Department invite the community to a gathering and potluck celebration to honor the completion of the West Kauai Community Vulnerability Assessment.

State issues measles alert

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Health is advising travelers to be on alert for measles as international outbreaks around the Pacific and elsewhere continue to increase.

New diesel buses for Kauai fleet

LIHUE — The Kauai Bus is set to receive six new diesel buses thanks to a Federal Transit Administration grant, and while it will serve to refresh the current fleet, it’s not bringing Kauai any closer to a full renewable fleet by 2045.

Golden Rule arrives

The small sailboat with a big mission, the Golden Rule, sailed into Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor Sunday.

Blood donors needed on Kauai

For most people, the holidays mean festive gatherings and lots of shopping. For Blood Bank of Hawaii, it also means a 20% dip in local donations.