Posts Tagged ‘Waianae’

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...


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...


Waianae Neighborhood Board Nixes Makaha Sober House, Ponder Homeless In The Brush

On December 4, 2012, the Waianae Neighborhood Board voted to deny support for a conditional use permit (CUP) to expand an alcohol and drug group living facility. R. Elsey, the applicant for the CUP, plans to increase their grou...


Waianae Neighborhood Board To Discuss Makaha Bridge Replacement

Waianae Neighborhood Board #24 will hold their next regular meeting on Tuesday,January 8,2013, at the Waianae District Park’s Multi-purpose Room, 85-601 Farrington Highway, from 7 P.M to 10 P.M. The main topic for new bus...



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...


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...


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...



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...