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Farrington Highway Causes Headaches for Waianae Coast Commuters

The creation of a contraflow lane to alleviate rush hour traffic in Nanakuli on Farrington Highway is working for drivers traveling west but not for those going east.  In addition, making left-hand turns to enter homes or stor...
 
 Business

Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board Okays New Restaurant’s Alcohol Service

At the Nanakuli- Maili Neighborhood Board meeting, held on March 17, 2015, the topic of consuming alcohol in a family-oriented restaurant took center stage. Alex and Garland Pelen requested approval from the board for a liquor ...
 
 Education

September 2016 Events at Waianae Public Library

Branch manager Sheryl Lynch of the Waianae Public Library offers several exciting events for September 2016.  The schedule of events are as follows: Toddler Times – Sept. 6, 13, 20, and 27 at 10:30 A.M. for infants and t...
 
 Talk Story

Be Cautious During Season Of Comfort And Joy

“Peace on earth, good will toward men…” So the saying goes during our Christmas season. It is a time of peace and joy to many at home and abroad who celebrate the holidays. But despite this yuletide spirit, we...
 
 Food

Fuji Apple Jell-o Recipe

Here’s a light dessert suitable for hot summer days. It is quite easy to make and is a cool way to finish a meal during a warm, muggy day. Recipe as follows: 1 box (3 0z.) lime Jello 2 pkgs. Knox gelatin ½ C sugar 2 ½ C...
 
 Sports

2015 Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament Winners

The 2015 Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament dedicated their activity to a family in need. The two recipients of donations from the tournament are Punualii Kahanu and Pulikikaua Kahanu, children of Earl Kahanu Jr....
 
 Recreation

Waianae Seeks Improvement in Parks and Recreation

The Waianae Coast Neighborhood Board will tackle various aspects of improving parks and recreation in the area.  The Parks, Community & Services Committee will meet on Monday, December 14, 2015, at the Waianae District Par...
 
 Entertainment

Nanakuli High School Student Spring 2015 Events

Beginning the new year 2015, Nanakuli High School has early news for Spring student activities. January 26 – February 13 – Penny Wars to benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Hawaii. February 2015 4 – D...
 
 Opinions

You Should Run for Office

Featured Image: The cover page of the author’s campaign brochure during the 1978 State Constitutional Convention. Pat Pang Nozaki was one of two delegates elected to the convention; she and Frenchy Desoto represented the ...
 
 Politics

You Should Run for Office

Featured Image: The cover page of the author’s campaign brochure during the 1978 State Constitutional Convention. Pat Pang Nozaki was one of two delegates elected to the convention; she and Frenchy Desoto represented the ...
 
 Spiritual

Resolve To Beat The Blahs In 2015

Are you tired of renewing your new year’s resolution to lose weight? to eat healthy foods? to exercise more? Here are some resolutions to make you happy and beat the blahs this year. These resolutions are sure to provide ...