The following story is an abridged version of a tale once told by Kauai Sheriff William Henry Rice (1874-1945).
Happy birthday, Coach Dick Ueoka (he said he’s good friends with Mayor Derek Kawakami!) who was surprised when University of Hawai‘i football Coach Timmy Chang rolled in through the efforts of Chef Mark Oyama of Mark’s Place and Contemporary Flavors Catering.
Jake Lester is not only the only boy in the production, he is the production’s choreographer, said Rachel Lasky, the Kaua‘i Performing Arts Center instructor and for the KPAC spring production’s musical director.
If you couldn’t hear the screams from Hilo, congratulations, kumu hula Leina‘ala Pavao Jardin and na wahine of Halau Ka Lei Mokihana O Leina‘ala on getting first place for kahiko, first place for auana, first place for wahine and first place for combined overall at the Merrie Monarch Festival contested in Hilo on Hawai‘i Island over the weekend!
Although Ernest Hemingway never visited Kauai, he did visit Oahu and the Big Island during February 1941.
Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles.
LIHU‘E — Catholic Charities Hawai‘i is celebrating its 30th year of operation on Kaua‘i this year, and they marked the occasion with a blessing of their expanded Rice Street space Thursday.