Kauai Society of Artists exhibit opens Friday

LIHUE — Kauai Society of Artists member Joan Luzney flitted around the space peppered with various artwork, Monday afternoon at the KSA gallery located in the Kukui Grove Center.

This one’s for Gary!

The roar of unleashed engines and the aroma of nitrous in the air welcomed the Labor Day Weekend as the Garden Isle Racing Associated hosted a two-day event at the Kauai Raceway Park located about a mile past the Kekaha outskirts.

Making EV easy

KILAUEA — Electric vehicles will be on parade at Anaina Hou in September for Kauai EV’s first EV Festival, alongside the Saturday farmers’ market in Kilauea.

Last Chance for Kalapaki Beach Hut

Shave ice, breakfast and burgers have been a staple at Kalapaki Beach Hut and you’ve got just a few more days to visit them before the doors close on this seaside restaurant.

Experiencing the spirit of Lawai

Hundreds of people took advantage of the once-a-year Pilgrimage of Compassion to experience the spirit of Lawai that wrapped around the souls of people in the area maintained by the Lawai International Center.

Walking to the ‘promise garden’

More than 200 walkers took aim at the $60,000 goal set to fight Alzheimer’s disease at the annual Alzheimer’s Walk that left on Ke Ala Hele Makalae from Kapaa Beach Park.

‘Soul Surfer:’ A story with heart

“Soul Surfer” is a terrific film. Compelling story, wonderful scenes, outstanding cast. It wasn’t a huge box-office smash when it came out in 2011, but it should have been. From the opening scenes of the Hamilton family and a young Bethany Hamilton to the closing scenes where we see a collage of scenes of Hamilton surfing, this film tells a story that some might find too good to be true, but it is.

This is how she got here

One woman’s inspirational tale of personal discovery through the men and music of her life will be on stage during two original cabaret performances later this month.

Chance to dance

Sadie Sanson has spent the past year dancing at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington, D.C., and on Saturday, Aug. 24 she’ll be showing off what she’s learned at the Anaina Hou Porter Pavilion.

Heiva’s a hit

Tahitian dance competition was the attraction at the two days of Heiva I Kauai that wrapped up Sunday at Kapaa Beach Park.