Posts Tagged ‘Nanakuli’

Moving House

All my life was spent “moving house” or moving to a new home. Mom was so unlucky with her personal life that we had to find a different home whenever she left a husband or married a new one, and she was married three times....


Nanakuli High School Annual Songfest Celebrates Hawaiiana

Memories of my class trying to win the song contest held every year at Nanaikapono School sixty years ago make me yearn to hear the familiar sounds of Hawaiian music. Returning to Nanakuli we can experience that same old countr...


Stages Come Alive at Nanakuli, Kapolei High Schools

The Nanakuli High and Intermediate School Performing Arts Center will present the musical review  “Flashback” featuring musical numbers from past productions as well as some new ones.  “Flashback ” wil...


Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board Schedules Meetings in February-March

The Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board  No. 36 will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 7:00 P.M. at the Nanaikapono Elementary School Cafeteria, 89-153 Mano Avenue. New business on the agenda are these topi...



Sign-Waving Rewards Waianae Businessman, Inspires Others

Paul Brewer started small. He cleaned cars for a living, and he waved signs whenever he could. With his wife and young son he stood along streets and highways in Waianae town, waving a sign depicting Jesus’s pierced palm ...


Nanakuli High School Students Show Aloha Doing Service Projects

Students at Nanakuli High School are active with service projects this month in January. The Interact Club helped the Kapolei Rotary Club serve lunch to the veterans at their Kalaeloa facility on New Year’s Day. Again, wi...


Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board Schedules Three Meetings in January

The Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board No. 36 is busy this month with meetings for its Transportation Committee, Planning & Zoning Committee, and its Housing Committee. The Transportation and Planning & Zoning Committees...


Nanakuli High School & Intermediate School Events – January, February & March 2013

January 1 – Interact Club helped the Kapolei Rotary Club to serve lunch to the veterans at their Kalaeloa facility January 3 – first day of 3rd quarter, 2nd semester January 11 – I Steep testing through Englis...



New Year Wishes For The Leeward Coast

Happy New Year! We all look forward to a new year filled with worry-free days. The leeward coast of Oahu is made up of diverse but unique towns – Ewa Beach, Kapolei, Ko`Olina, Honokai Hale, Nanakuli, Maili, Waianae, and M...


Waianae Parks Promote Spring Fun and Learning

The Waianae District of the City and County Parks and Recreation Department will host new classes for fun and learning at parks located in Makaha, Nanakuli, Maili, Waianae Regional Park, and at the Pililaau Park. The spring pro...


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...


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...



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...


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...