Posts Tagged ‘Community’

Nanakuli Neighborhood Worried about Ocean Businesses

The Waianae Coast has been associated with its fine fishing grounds and beautiful beaches benefitting the local residents and avid fishermen.  Business pursuits that depend on ocean resources have approached the Nanakuli-Maile...


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...


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...


Nanakuli Village Center Will Wake Up Sleepy Country Town

Nanakuli will benefit from new experiences and services provided by the Nanakuli Village Center project. Nanakuli Hawaiian Homestead Community Association (NHHCA) has joined hands with Hawaiian Community Development Board (HCDB...



Kapolei Public Library 10th Anniversary Celebration

Kapolei Public Library will celebrate their 10th anniversary on SATURDAY AUGUST 23, 2014. We welcome everyone to join us that day. Activities all day long starting with a Lion Dance by Chinese Physical Cultural Association at 1...


Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board joint committees meet July 2014

The Transportation Committee of the Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board will meet on Thursday, July 17, 2014, 6:00-7:00 P.M. at the Maili Community Park, 87-360 Kulaaupuni Street, Maili. Chairman Richard Landford will hold discus...


Makaha Canoe Club continues Hawaiian community sport

Makaha, a little rural  town of approximately 9,000 people on Oahu, is famous for its surfing beach where popular tournaments are held during the winter season. When spring arrives, the community looks forward to other sports,...


Troublesome school issues tackled by Waianae Neighborhood Board

The Education Committee of the Waianae Neighborhood Board met on January 9, 2014, to discuss current school issues. Chairman Calvin Endo revealed how schools struggle because the state Department of Education has neglected to p...



Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament

All boaters and fishermen interested in winning cash prizes for their catch will want to join the Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament on Saturday, May 17, 2014, starting at the Waianae Boat Harbor at 5:00 A.M and ending a...


How will your Neighborhood Board spend $500,000 grant money?

At the meeting of the Waianae Neighborhood Board’s Committee for Intergovernmental Affairs & Human Services, Chairman Calvin Endo reported that there is a total of $1,500,000 available from the current expenses of the...


Leeward Reporter celebrates first year milestone

A year has passed since the Leeward Reporter started in December of 2012. We appreciate our readers and the comments they contributed during the past year. We hope to continue posting significant and meaningful news that occur ...


Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Board schedules meetings for November-December, 2013

The Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Board will hold two meetings on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. The regular meeting of the board will be held at Nanaikapono Elementary School Cafeteria, 89-153 Mano Avenue, Waianae, at 7:00-9:30 P.M...



Waianae Neighborhood Board provides forum for school and education concerns

The Education Committee of the Waianae Neighborhood Board will hold a meeting on Thursday, November 14, 2013, at Waianae High School, Room B105, located at 85-251 Farrington Highway, 4:00- 6:00 P.M. Chairman Calvin Endo will le...


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,...


Ewa Neighborhood Board approves community projects in July 2013

Ewa Neighborhood Board approves community projects in July 2013 The Ewa Neighborhood Board conducted a productive meeting on July 2, 2013, approving various upcoming projects in the area. One proposal was presented by Les Young...


Vegan cooking demonstration at Kapolei Public Library

Chef Ori Ann Li will be at Kapolei Public Library on Saturday, August 17, 2013, at 1:00 P.M.  Her appearance on Saturday, July 27, has been cancelled. Li will demonstrate some of the delicious vegan recipes from her new cookbo...