Hula hoike

Hundreds of people flocked to the Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club for the annual hoike presented by Halau Hula O Leilani with kumu hula Leilani Rivera Low and Darryl Low.

Lihue Keiki fest showcases talent

Getting the students from the Kapaa Middle School Choir and Ukulele Band to the Heritage Music Festival in Anaheim, Calif., is an expensive proposition, said Mary Lardizabal, the program’s director.

Broadway experience

Debra Spung, a high school classmate of Anne Runolfsson, was definitely in attendance Saturday night when the Zonta Club of Kauai Foundation presented its “Heroine’s Song” as a fundraiser at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall.

Fresh produce for the New Year

The holidays have come and gone, and people still came to visit and shop at the Kauai Community Market, a partnership between the Kauai County Farm Bureau and the Kauai Community College, on the Puhi campus.

Making mochi for New Year

Ed Kawamura Sr. continues to make mochi using the traditional usu, or mortar, and wooden mallets known as kine in Japan.

Making merry

The West Kauai Business and Professional Association hosted thousands of people in Waimea to view the annual Waimea Lighted Christmas Parade Saturday.

The Joy of Christmas beckons

Admission is free to view The Joy of Christmas holiday lights display at St. Raphael Church in Koloa. It is open Saturday and Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. through December.

Humane Society now open Sundays

Mirah Horowitz, Kauai Humane Society executive director, got to meet the public, and Subaru Hawaii helped animals get adopted into new homes and collected supplies when the Kauai Humane Society resumed Sunday openings.

Let the holidays roll!

Hundreds of people lined the perimeter of Kukui Grove Center to welcome the holidays during the 25th Kauai Christmas Parade.