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North Shore Give Auction

Online Auction Closes in 24 hours

The North Shore Give online auction closes in 24 hours. Go to northshoregive.org to see what is available at this auction make your final bid
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Kauai Online Charity Auction

New Kauai Online Charity Auction Hosted by North Shore Give

~ Kauai Online Charity Auction ~ North Shore Give, a leading non-profit founded in 2012 under the name Kauai North Shore Community Foundation, launched a
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Visitor Spending Tops $200 Million And Helps Drive Kauai Economy

Visitor spending cracked the $200 million barrier for the 11th straight month in November, as tourists continued to funnel record sums of cash into the island
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Lions Club

Kauai Lions Asking for your Help

Kauai Lions ~ Kauai North Shore Lions Club will be collecting all types of eyeglasses from 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday Jan 20th
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Hanalei Bridge

Hanalei Bridge Closure beginning January 2nd

Hanalei Bridge Repair project The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies highway users of a full nightly closure of Kūhiō Highway (Route 560) between Hanalei
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Hauʻoli Makahiki Hou

Hauʻoli Makahiki Hou !

Hau’oli Makahiki Hou – Happy New Year from Kauai.
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Namahana School

Namahana School’s Special Use Permit Approved!

Big News for Namahana School On December 12th, members of the Kauai County Planning Commission unanimously approved Namahana School’s application for a Class IV Zoning
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Thanksgiving Hawaii

Happy Thanksgiving!

Wishing everyone a blessed Happy Thanksgiving! May this Thanksgiving Day be one of the best ever – a day filled with joy, laughter, thoughtfulness, purpose
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Hanalei Bay By Trevor Romain

Hanalei Bay Today

~ Seen at Hanalei Bay today. Photo taken by Kauai photographer, artist, storyteller and author, Trevor Romain.  
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Kauai North Shore Community Foundation

Kauai North Shore Community Foundation Makes Sweeping Changes

KNSCF Creates a New Brand, Elects New Officers, and Hires Its First Full-Time Executive Director The Kauai North Shore Community Foundation (KNSCF), a leading non-profit
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Conde Nast Traveler

Conde Nast Traveler ~ Readers Vote for Top 15 Best Islands

~ Conde Nast Traveler Annual Readers’ Choice Awards ~ South Carolina secures the top 2 spots while Hawaii snags 5, and Florida snags 4, spots
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Haena Park

Ha’ena State Park and Ke’e Beach

Haena Park / Kee Beach If you are planning on visiting the Ha’ena State Park and Ke’e Beach while visiting Kauai you must plan ahead
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Ohana FitFest 2023

2023 Ohana FitFest Photos Now Available for Downloading

With over 300 runners, the 10th annual Ohana FitFest, held on Saturday September 2023, was a huge success. Another event arranged and hosted by the
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Road to Hanalei – Notice of Lane Closure

The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) is notifying motorists of upcoming closures for the week of Sept. 18, on Kūhiō Highway (Route 560) as part
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Kauai Art

Kauai Art – Annual North Shore Fine Arts Exhibit 2023

Kauai Art North Shore artists will display new works of art at the Princeville Community Center at 4334 Emmalani Drive in Princeville. Exhibition Times Friday
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Lahaina after Maui Fire

‘Reason for optimism’ as Maui ’s road to recovery takes shape

Key points on Maui fire (courtesy of Real Estate News) ~ Damages from the wildfires, which destroyed around 2,220 structures, may run between $2-4 billion.
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Maui Fires

Maui, currently, is in crisis

The Valley Isle, a favorite amongst visitors for decades, was devastated by a series of wildfires that began on Aug. 8, fueled by the high
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Kilauea Preschool

New Kilauea preschool opens in August

A new public preschool classroom at Kilauea School is one of 10 others across the state set to open next month, as part of a
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1 Hotel Hanalei Best New Hotel

The Best New Hotels in the US and Canada: 2023 Hot List

1 Hotel Hanalei Conde Nast Traveler recently published their annual Hot List of the best new hotels, cruises, restaurants, cultural destinations, and transportation projects. Now
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Princeville Makai 8th Annual Fundraiser

Princeville Makai 8th Annual Fundraiser

At the Princeville Makai Golf Course ~  Saturday, October 7th , 2023 ~ 9:00am Shotgun / Scramble Format Entry Fee: $200 per player. Entry Fee
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Damien Baptiste

Princeville volunteer weather observer gets first Holm award for Kaua‘i

Damian Baptiste of Princeville, left, is presented the John Campanius Holm Award by Amy Fritz, center, the National COOP (Cooperative Observer Program) manager for the
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Hawaii Governor Josh Green

Hawaii Governor Josh Green

Hawaii Governor ~ 25th Annual Governor’s Luncheon at Anaina Hou Community Park in Kauai’s North Shore Great meeting today at the 25th Annual Governor’s Luncheon
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Kapaa

Kapa’a – Best of luck!

Kapa’a, Kauai ~ Our neighboring town of Kapa’a is in the running for the best coastal town in Hawaii. With its pristine beaches, captivating natural
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Sea Turtles

Kauai Sea Turtles – Please Report When You See Them

Help Kauai Sea Turtles ~ Have you ever wanted to participate in wildlife conservation research? Do you love watching turtles? Your dream has come true!
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Kauai North Shore Community Foundation

Kauai North Shore School May Have Site

Future charter school given opportunity in Kilauea along Kauai North Shore by Dennis Fujimoto ~ Namahana School has targeted the fall of 2025 for when
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Kauai Trails

Kauai Hiking Trails ~ Proposed Fee for Tourists to Use Hike Parks and Trails

Hawaii’s, and especially Kauai’s, conservation needs are great. Hikers unknowingly bring invasive species on their boots, snorkelers trample on coral and tourists frequently harass dolphins,
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Gather Credit Union

Gather Credit Union Breaks Ground in Kilauea

Gather Federal Credit Union will once again be present in Kilauea following a groundbreaking for the credit union’s newest branch. A sign with an architect’s
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Lihue Airport

Record Numbers of Arrivals at Lihue

Traveling to Kauai ~ According to data compiled by the state Department of Business, Economic Development &Tourism, the number of people getting off domestic flights
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1 Hotel Hanalei Bay Land Blessing 11 scaled

1 Hotel Hanalei Bay Opens in Princeville

1 Hotel Hanalei Bay ~ After nearly three years of renovations and a complete overhaul, the former St. Regis Princeville Resort reopened today as the 
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Princeville Hosts Lions Golf Tournament ~

Lions Club Golf Tournament in Princeville ~ Photos ! 120 golfers participated in the annual Lions Club Golf Tournament in January at the Makai Golf
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