The Voice Of Leeward Oahu



Ewa Community Worries About HCDA’s Kalaeloa Electric Project

Many Ewa town residents are concerned about preserving historical and cultural sites on the Ewa plain.  At the Ewa Neighborhood Board meeting, June 10, 2014, they listened to Tesh Malama, Hawaii Community Development Authority...
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Waianae is offered opportunities to produce electricity

At the general meeting of the Waianae Neighborhood Board on April 4, 2014, Randy Stevens presented  a proposal for the EURUS Energy America Corporation regarding a 200-acre photovoltaic (PV) farm. The business intends to sell ...
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Nanakuli Hawks

Nanakuli High School begins 2014-2015 school year in July

Nanakuli High School will open the new school year in July 2014 with many different events.  Here is what is happening in the next two months: Thursday, July 24 – Leadership Planning Meeting for all class and student gov...
Kapolei Public Library
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A wet winter night

Once upon a wet, winter night…

Thunder sounded across the valley followed by lightning knifing the high peaks of the Ko`olau mountains. I peeked out the window to check for rain but found only a chilly, windless night. Minutes earlier, my mom had asked my da...
Apple Cookie Crumble Pie

Apple Cookie Crumble Pie

I have a very, very easy and tasty pie that I make from time to time for friends and family and have been requested to cater for parties because it is that good. It’s the simplest apple pie you can make from scratch, and ...
Ori Ann Li Vegan Paradise cover
Stovetop Kalua Chicken
17th annual Ahi Fever Fish-n-Tournament big winners

17th annual Ahi Fever Fish-n-Tournament big winners

Team #113 is the big winner at the 17th annual Ahi Fever Fish-n-Tournament on June 14-15, 2014.  Carol Pohina, corresponding secretary of the Waianae Fishing Boat Club that sponsors this event, shares what happened on that mem...
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Makaha Canoe Club continues Hawaiian community sport

Makaha, a little rural  town of approximately 9,000 people on Oahu, is famous for its surfing beach where popular tournaments are held during the winter season. When spring arrives, the community looks forward to other sports,...
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John M. Kelly

Kapolei Library exhibits art of John M. Kelly, “the Gaugin of Hawaii”

Throughout the month of March, 2014, Kapolei Public Library is displaying the art works of John Melville Kelly (1878-1962), renowned  throughout the United States for his etchings, oil paintings, lithographs, prints, and water...
Melemai Kapu'uwaimai Chorale and Vocal Ensemble - 2013
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Farmers' descendants are key to agriculture preservation

Farmers’ descendants are key to agriculture preservation

Farmers work hard. They make sure they provide their children with extensive education to improve their future lives. Then they grow old hoping that their children will continue the farming business. Most children have seen how...
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Does GOP stand for Gutless Obsequious Pussycats?

Republicans do a LOUSY job of sticking up for their core constituents. Evidence? Look at the divide and conquer success the current occupant of the White House has enjoyed in his efforts to demonize the wealth — and priva...

Annual Ewa town bon dance held June 21, 2014

The Ewa Fukushima Bon Dance Club performed its annual event at the Ewa Hongwanji Mission on Renton Road in Historic Ewa Plantation Village last  Saturday, June 21. Ewa historian John Bond shares a video and pictures of the par...
Ewa Plantation Cemetery
AoS - Easter 2013