How many Kapa‘a High School Warrior supporter shirts does Dr. Monty Downs have? Jen Chahanovich, the president and CEO of Wilcox Medical Center, said Dr. Downs has been providing medical support for the Kapa‘a football team in addition to caring for patients in the Emergency Department at Wilcox Medical Center.
Pelika Andrade’s attitude towards being nominated to be a Hometown Hero personifies what it is to be one.
In April and May, Malama Kaua‘i helped deliver 6,000 bags of local produce to families in need. The money from those purchases went to local farmers.
Personal-shopping and grocery-delivery companies were in business on Kaua‘i years before COVID-19 countermeasures were put in place on the island, but now two of those companies are delivering almost exclusively to Kaua‘i residents in quarantine, or those following stay-at-home orders.
On a recent Friday morning, Sam and Carolyn Knepper arrived at St. William Church early to get ready for food and clothing distribution.