Take a break from the holiday chaos and enjoy a sweet serenade by Koa, courtesy of the Lahaina Restoration Foundation. This Thursday, Dec. 17, Allen Koa, ‘Aiau Koa, Richard Bissen and Mark Vaught will perform live on the Baldwin Home Museum lawn. Enjoy their old songs of Hawaii, sweet guitar strumming, bass and ‘ukulele. Limited seating is […]
HANA-BASED KOA BOOKS WINS AWARD For readers, these are strange times. Computer technology and the Internet have combined to produce more books than ever, but the number of actual publishing houses (especially those who concentrate on books that require paper and shelving) are dwindling. That’s what makes the latest news about tiny independent Koa Books […]
Well, the Na Koa Ikaika Maui certainly has my number. The baseball season for Maui’s only pro team has been over for months, but here I am writing about them solely because they sent me a press release that included a digital shot of a bunch of hot chicks in bikinis. The chicks in question […]
Standing just an inch over five feet, Eri Yoshida would not be intimidating to most people. But on the baseball field, it’s a different story. Hailing from Yokohama, Japan, Yoshida has broken all sorts of records since she was first drafted into the professional Japanese baseball team Kobe 9 Cruise at age 16. In fact, […]
Koa flames fight lovingly, painted together by nature to create the treasured Hawaiian Koa Wood. This beautiful wood is shaped into jewelry boxes, bowls, jewelry, models, and furniture by Martin & Macarthur. Their fourth and largest (3,300 ft2) showroom will open at 10 AM, Friday, Jan 29th at Whaler’s Village in Kaanapali.