Kailua’s Gem

Remembering Don Dymond’s legacy Last October, the Kailua community said farewell to one of its most familiar, friendly faces in..

Do You Believe in Magic?

Petra Evers and her Little Greenies. One of the most beautiful things about childhood is imagination—that sense of wonder that..

Building Bridges

Cynthia Manley and Kailua Chamber of Commerce foster partnerships between businesses and the Kailua community. Thirteen years ago, Cynthia Manley..

Lanikai Jam

There’s no easy solution for Kailua’s thoroughfares. On days when he is on call at Hawaii Pacific Neuro-science at Castle..

Beachy Keen!

For Indi Ocean creator, Mia Bella Belluche, life is a sea of possibilities. Perfectly captured by Mia Bella Belluche is..

Great Assist

New AYSO president Mark Stewart helps spread soccer across America. Congratulate Mark Stewart on his newly appointed position, president for..


In the tangled realm of luxury home design, Archipelago Hawaii brings everything under one umbrella. “It is one of the..

King of Salsa

Andy’s Bueno Salsa twists tortillas’ favorite topping from mild to wild. For eight years, Andy Doka of Andy’s Bueno Salsa..

Lights, Camera, ACTION!

Tom Holowach brings big-time experience to Paliku Theatre at Windward Community College. There’s a fairytale element that marks the life..

What People Want

Steven Parker stocks Kailua General Store’s shelves with novelties and necessities. “A general store reflects a lot about a town,”..