Former Kauai mayor endorses Kahele

For 10 years, it was my honor to serve as your mayor. Prior to that, I served in public service for the County of Kauai for 25 years, first as a civil servant in the Department of Parks & Recreation then with the County Agency on Elderly Affairs and then under Mayor Baptiste as the director of Parks & Recreation.

Early screening can and does save lives

Though the nation’s lung-cancer survival rate is rising, Hawaii ranks below average for early-stage diagnosis and lung-cancer survival, according to a new report from the American Lung Association.

Drive-by shooter gets 15 years

LIHUE — A Kapaa man who shot up a McDonald’s was resentenced Thursday to 15 years in jail, five less than the 20-year term he was given a decade ago.

More money for protection of coral

LIHUE — Hawaii coral reefs are one step closer to receiving nearly $10 million more in federal funding thanks to the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee approval of the Restoring Resilient Reefs Act.

‘Legend Of Ko‘olau’ coming to Kauai

For Native Hawaiian actor Moronai Kanekoa, getting roles as an actor has been a struggle in Los Angeles, and even more so in finding roles as a Native Hawaiian in film or theatre.

Art show seeks to change perceptions

The only thing missing is you, said Franci Davila, the spearhead of ‘O Au Keia, a “Healing Mental Health Art Show” presented by the Kauai Mental Health Advocates and Inspire to Create Media.

Kauai Community Market celebrates 10 years

The Kauai Community Market, a partnership between the Kauai County Farm Bureau and Kauai Community College, celebrated 10 years of meeting each Saturday — rain or shine — at the KCC front parking lot adjacent to Kaumualii Highway.

Hokuala course wins World Golf Award

The Ocean Course at Hokuala — the acclaimed Jack Nicklaus signature course with a half-mile of magnificent ocean views on Kauai — was named “Hawaii’s Best Golf Course” for the third consecutive year by the 2019 World Golf Awards.

KISS cabaret presents ‘Love finds trouble’

Get ready for “Love Finds Trouble,” the next chapter of the Kauai Island Singers Showcase The Mating Game, a sultry, sassy, original cabaret set in a 1920s speakeasy, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Trees Lounge in Waipouli.

House Finance members to visit

LIHUE — Members of the state House Finance Committee, chaired by Rep. Sylvia Luke, will tour sites on Kauai to view firsthand several projects and programs supported by the Legislature.

Red Kettle Kickoff Saturday

LIHUE — The Salvation Army Lihue Corps and Hanapepe Corps are hosting a Red Kettle Kickoff at Kukui Grove Center from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in the food court.