Posts Tagged ‘Featured’

UH West Grows and Blossoms

Chancellor  Dr. Maenette Benham of the University of Hawaii at West Oahu (UH West) spoke to the Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board in May about the progress of the university’s growth.  Dr. Benham, who sta...


Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Nixes Beach Businesses

Illegal commercial tour activities was discussed in depth at the 2017  May meeting of the Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Board.  The board members support the ban on all commercial recreational activities from Kaena Point to Kah...


2017 Summer Programs at Waianae Public Library

June means Summer Reading at the Hawaii State Public Library System, and the Waianae Public Library has lots to share.  Online registration begins on May 23, 2017.  Visit the library website (www.librarieshawaii.org) for deta...


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...



Waianae Library Invites Jim Dooley, Author of “Sunny Skies, Shady Characters”

There will be a special event at Waianae Public Library at 6 P.M. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, sponsored by its Book Club.  Jim Dooley, author of Sunny Skies, Shady Characters, will comment on stories of organized crime and ...


2017 Nenue and Kala Fishing Tournament

All fishermen interested in catching nenue and kala fish have a chance to show off their skills in the 2017 Nenue and Kala Fishing Tournament sponsored by A & P Payless Auto Parts/Fishing in Nanakuli.  Rules and details ar...


Medical Marijuana Coming to Kapolei? – Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board

The topic of establishing cannabis dispensaries will be a significant item for discussion at the next meeting of the Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board to be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.  The board also ...


Patriotism And Minority Groups in Hawaii

Will Donald Trump, our 2016 President Elect, destroy aloha for all races in Hawaii?  Will his White House administration profile the various races in our state?  After the Republican party won the latest presidential election...



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...


Waianae Public Library October 2016 Programs

Waianae Public Library, located at 85-625 Farrington Highway, announces its programs for the month of October.  For questions and more information contact Sheryl Lynch, Branch Manager, at 697-7868.  These programs area offere...


Kapolei Neighborhood Board Invites Public to View and Discuss Recent Resolutions

The Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board will offer the public a chance to discuss and react to


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...



Bag of Troubles for Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board

The Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale Neighborhood Board No. 34 will hold its next regular meeting on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, to discuss various problems cropping up in the fast development of the Kapolei area. Subjects schedul...


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 ...


Waianae Public Library August 2016 Events

The program offerings for this month is small because we will be closed for the first 9 days of August. The good news is we are getting a new Air Conditioning system! The library will be closed for this installation from Monday...


Kapolei Public Library May 2016 Events

Keiki Play Mornings—Thursdays in May—May 5, 12, 19, 26 @10:00am Children (2 years old & up) are invited to come play with the Library’s educational toys. Must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. Free Comic Book ...