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Ewa Motorcycle Club, NoXcuse Jus Ride, A Family Of Riders

On the Ewa side of  Oahu there is a family of riders who tout the name “NoXcuse Jus Ride.” Although they are enthusiastic about their recreational outings, they still find time to help the community. This year thei...


A Christmas Memory

It was December 1951 in our Quonset hut, our home on the Waianae Coast. The winter waves crashed on the shoreline across the street from our home. The smell of ocean spray drifted inland, mingling with the odor of rotting dead ...


Story Time for Children at the Waianae Public Library

At Waianae Public Library Theresa Boro, the children’s librarian, conducts an all-year program called “Story Time” for pre-schoolers, children who are three years old and younger. Story Time is held every Thur...


Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board No. 36 Meeting Discusses Homelessness

The Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board No. 36 will recess in the month of December. The next meeting is on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Their Housing Committee will meet on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at St. Philips Episcopal Chu...



Winter Humor 2012

Winter Humor 2012


Waianae Rotary Club Puts On Annual Christmas Parade

The Waianae Rotary Club plans to have a Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 15. The parade will begin at 10 A.M. leaving the Waianae Boat Harbor and arriving at the Waianae Shopping Center mall.  The parade will show off ni...


Nanakuli High School Performing Arts Center Provides Holiday Entertainment

Nanakuli High School is holding their Ohana Ike Festival, a hoolaulea, at their football field on Saturday, December 8, starting at 4 P.M.  Students from their Performing Arts Center program will put on a Christmas show at 7 P...


Won Ton Dumplings for the Holidays

Won ton is a versatile dish for the holidays.  You can serve it as an appetizer or make a soup with noodles of your choice. 1 lb. ground pork or beef 10 shrimp 1 can water chestnuts Won ton wrappers (3-4 pkg) 1 stalk green oni...



A&P Payless Auto Parts – A Fishing and Driving Business

Tucked in the back of a recycling spot in Nanakuli, A&P Payless Auto Parts and Fishing Supplies is a favorite shop for many on the Waianae Coast. Proprietor Gary Wong welcomes his customers who come from all walks of life. ...


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...


Waianae High School Students Give To Their Community

For the months of November and December the Waianae High School student government is conducting a food drive. They will donate all the canned goods to the needy right before Christmas. Story Night is a monthly project for the ...


Death Of A Waianae Valley Taro Patch

There once was a flourishing taro patch up Waianae Valley. Harry George Poe, Senior, cherished his lo’i during the mid-1960’s and raised taro for the market and for his family. During his lifetime the area in the va...



Nanakuli High and Intermediate School Fall 2012 Bulletin

Sports Highlights JV Football team is the 2012 OIA JV Champions for the White Division. Varsity Football team lost in the semi-final game this past weekend to Lahainaluna.  If they won, they would have played in the White Divi...


Retired Husbands

After I retired, my wife insisted that I accompany her on her trips to Target. Unfortunately, like most men, I found shopping boring and preferred to get in and get out.. Equally unfortunate, my wife is like most women -she lo...