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Allan Parachini

How A Kauai Java Sparrow Became Mr. Baby Snuggles Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

How A Kauai Java Sparrow Became Mr. Baby Snuggles

The orphaned bird found a home with an animal-loving couple on the North Shore.

This Kauai Nonprofit Is Trying To Change How People Buy Their Food Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

This Kauai Nonprofit Is Trying To Change How People Buy Their Food

Food hubs provide a way for farmers to sell their crops outside of grocery stores.

Kauai County Council Joins Fight Against Proposed Glamping Resort Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Kauai County Council Joins Fight Against Proposed Glamping Resort

The plan to develop luxury camping at a Princeville golf course may eventually run afoul of a newly reenergized county ordinance covering open spaces.

Kauai Lets Chandler Family Keep Running Their Vacation Rental Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Kauai Lets Chandler Family Keep Running Their Vacation Rental

County officials said their hand was forced due to their own inaction on the permit.

The Long-Simmering Feud Over This Kauai Rental Property May Finally Be Coming To A Head Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

The Long-Simmering Feud Over This Kauai Rental Property May Finally Be Coming To A Head

The well-known Chandler family’s property is on the agenda for this week’s Kauai planning commission meeting, signaling a possible end to a 20-year permitting dispute.

Former Mayor Bernard Carvalho On His Way To Kauai Council Courtesy: Léo Azambuja

Former Mayor Bernard Carvalho On His Way To Kauai Council

The former Kauai mayor is likely to join at least three council incumbents.

Kauai Bets Big With CARES Money To Boost Local Beef Industry Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Kauai Bets Big With CARES Money To Boost Local Beef Industry

The federal dollars will be used to make cattle ranching more viable as a business.

Aaron Feinberg: Kauai Photographer Turned Weather Guru Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Aaron Feinberg: Kauai Photographer Turned Weather Guru

When he’s not shooting nature, he’s dispelling conspiracy theories and issuing forecasts on Facebook.

Kauai Restaurants Bar ‘Unquarantined Travelers’ From Dine-In Service Allan Parachini/Civil Beat

Kauai Restaurants Bar ‘Unquarantined Travelers’ From Dine-In Service

A few businesses have taken the extra precaution as the state loosens COVID-19 restrictions.