Archive for 2012

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What’s Up – Kauai Event Calendars

12/26/2012 My Three Angels Puhi Theatrical Warehouse, Dec. 14-30, Thursday to Saturday 7 p.m., Sunday at 4 p.m., $10/opening weekend, $15/after. My Three Angels is set in French Guiana, where there is a prison colony, around 1910. (kauaicommunityplayers.org, 1-800-838-3006) 12/27/2012 Sierra Club Hike Maha’ulepu Sunset to Full Moon Walk on South Shore.Start out in late […]

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Pony Season In Full Swing

The Kapa’a Blue Lightning defeated the Doubledays 22-2 during a Pony Division (12- to 13-year-olds) game Dec. 15 at Vidinha Stadium baseball field. Photos by RON KOSEN PHOTO SPECTRUM KAUA’I

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Reffing: A Tough, Thankless Job

I wrote a column last year after interviewing one of the Kaua’i youth soccer referees. At the time I stated that while I used to think being a ref would be a fun way to stay around sports, I had come to the conclusion that I’d never actually want to be in that position. I […]

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The Thrill That’s Lingered 30 Years

Chaminade’s Tony Randolph and Virginia’s Ralph Sampson sat courtside last month at Lahaina Civic Center, laughing and joking and having a great time watching Chaminade play the Giant Killer role again as the Division 2 Silverswords beat D-1 power Texas in the Maui Invitational. Randolph and Sampson are good friends these days, nearly 30 years […]

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Roy Chang

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Christmas Spirits

‘Twas a week before Christmas, when at the Nagasawa house, I thought I heard yelling, it must be my spouse; the presents were strewn on the floor without care, she ran out of Scotch Tape and was pulling her hair. I tried to nestle in a closet to hide, but she still found me and […]

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Kimo’s Vegas

WELCOME TO Kimo’s Vegas … the Player’s Edge! GORDON RAMSAY GETS busy in Vegas … The bloke who put Hell in the kitchen and made it devilishly entertaining opened two restaurants in Las Vegas this month. Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill opened Dec. 18 at Caesars Palace, then Gordon Ramsay BurGR opened Dec. 22 at […]

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Cancer: Teleconference Can Help

Where did you receive your schooling and training? I went to the University of Hawaii School of Medicine. After graduating from medical school I went to Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and did my internal medicine training, and then specialty training in hematology and oncology. I also did a bone marrow transplant fellowship at City of […]

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eye on kauai

Daniel Lane has an eye for the unique, the beautiful, the cute and even the quirky side of life on the Garden isle. This is just a small sampling of his photographic work.

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Public Worker Unions Too Greedy

Editor’s note: Soon after Bob Jones filed this column, Hawaii public worker unions, miffed at state House Speaker Calvin Say for not agreeing to raise taxes to fund their benefits, worked with dissidents to remove him and install more pro-union Rep. Joe Souki of Maui. A non-union cargo airline crewman to another: “We land in […]