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Rail construction: top priority for Makakilo-Kapolei Neighborhood January meeting

HART and rail construction are the main topics for discussion at the Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board meeting set for Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at Kapolei High School Cafetorium, 91-5007 Kapolei Parkway, 7:00...


Malama Makaha continues efforts to reroute highway mauka of surfing beach

Aloha Kakou, This is an update on our efforts to reroute Farrington Highway around the mauka side of Makaha Beach Park. Malama Makaha has been aware that the Hawaii DOT is desperately trying to circumvent a Section 4(f) stipu...


Illegal Hawaii Kai sludge and solar projects hold Waianae Neighborhood attention

The illegal dumping of Hawaii Kai sludge was the dominant topic at the regular meeting of the Waianae Neighborhood Board on February 4, 2014. Gary Gill, Acting Director of the  State Department of Health, reported that the dre...



Closing Ewa Village Post Office Does Not Make Any Sense At All

Aloha, Add your signature to the petition of over 500 names, Call your representatives, send a letter, email asking that the Ewa Village Post Office NOT be shut down! Visit the Ewa Village Post Office on Friday, Sept. 19, b...


Hearing on illegal Hawaii Kai sludge dumping scheduled for Waianae residents

At a special meeting of the Waianae Neighborhood Board, community and government watchdog Carroll Cox will present information about the recent dumping of sludge from the Hawaii Kai Marina unto a Waianae property. Sandra Silva,...


Waianae Neighborhood Board uncovers heavy liquor consumption on its coastline

At its general meeting on June 4, 2013, the Waianae Neighborhood Board heard a report from Ken Takemoto, Chief Liquor Control Investigator of the Honolulu Liquor Commission (LIQ). He voiced concerns about the high volume of liq...


Free night fishermen from rules for the homeless

The City and police have done all they can to clear out the homeless from the beaches and parks on the Leeward coast. In doing so, they have extended these rules and prohibitions to the activities of people who fish at night. I...



Malama Makaha Purposes Win-Win Solution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Malama Makaha Purposes Win-Win Solution Makaha Valley, Hawaii – April 22, 2013 – Malama Makaha submits plan to Governor Abercrombie that would eliminate the by-pass road requirement for the Ma...


Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board has four meetings during April-May

The regular meeting of the Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board will be on on Tuesday, April 16, 1013, at the Nanaikapono Elementary School  cafeteria, located at 89-153 Mano Avenue, 7:00-9:30 P.M.  New business on the agenda ar...


Will State keep plans that endanger Makaha Surfing Beach?

After all was said and done at the last Waianae Neighborhood Board meeting on March 5, 2013, the board concluded that the State Department of Transportation (DOT)  is the only authority that can appease the community of surfer...


Ark of Safety offers Waianae Easter egg hunt extravaganza

Every Easter season the Ark of Safety Christian Fellowship, led by Pastor Jay Amina, sponsors an egg hunt for its members and invites everyone in the Waianae community to participate. This holiday celebration will happen on Fri...



New Business Groups Face Waianae Neighborhood Board

Waianae Coast Neighborhood Board will meet on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 7:00-10:00 P.M. at the Waianae District Park’s Muti-Purpose Room, 85-601 Farrington Highway.  They invite the public to listen to new business groups ...


Neighborhood Board Fears Destruction of Makaha Surfing Beach

During the January 8 meeting of the Waianae Neighborhood Board, concerns were voiced about the temporary access road, approved by the City and State, which will be used to bypass the forthcoming construction work on the Makaha ...


Waianae High School Tackles School Safety Issues To Prevent Violence

The recent stabbing incident on the Waianae High School campus between two students, which involved bullying and highjacking, has prodded the school to undertake positive measures to prevent future violent incidents. Waianae Hi...


St. Rita’s Church Helps the Hungry

Father Alapaki Kim, pastor of St. Rita’s Church, is continuing to help the poor and hungry in Nanakuli. Started by Father Eli Carter 20 years ago, the program serves people from Honokai Hale to Makaha. The church offers a...