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Kihei Fourth Friday Cancelled for Thanksgiving

This month’s Kihei 4th Friday,  originally scheduled for Friday, November 23, has been canceled. Lāna`i 5th Friday in Dole Park will take place on November 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 pm. Information on reserving a spot on the special Expeditions late night ferry can be found here. Kihei 4th Friday is made possible via a 100 percent volunteer committee. Anyone interested …

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Update: MECO Restores Power to South Maui

UPDATE: At around 7:45 this evening, Maui Electric reports that power has been restored for South Maui.  If your power is still out, please contact them at their Dispatch center. INITIAL REPORT At around 6 p.m., a power outage occurred in South Maui.  Maui Electric Company is sending crews to investigate and restore power. If you’re driving, please note that …

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Kihei Fourth Friday

Come to the south shore of Maui for Kihei’s 4th Friday Town Party, September 28th from 6 to 9 PM at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka, the “Heart and Soul” of Kihei. Come Play in Kihei and enjoy free entertainment, food booths and trucks, art, crafts, and plenty of great local shopping. Plus, free entertainment by Nevah Too Late, Kolohecanteres Dance, …

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UPDATE: North Kihei Road Reopens Following Major Traffic Accident

Updated at 2:45 p.m. North Kihei Road is now open. Motorists can continue to expect delays until traffic flow returns to normal. Original story published at 11:43 a.m. At around 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Maui County emergency response crews from the Maui Police, Fire, and EMS agencies responded to multiple 9-1-1 calls regarding a major vehicle accident on North Kihei …

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Kihei Fourth Friday

Come to the south shore of Maui for Kihei’s 4th Friday Town Party, April 27th from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka, the “Heart and Soul” of Kihei. Come Play in Kihei and enjoy free entertainment, food booths and trucks, art, crafts, and plenty of great local shopping.  Enjoy free entertainment by Pat Simmons Jr., Maui’s Emperado …

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Rep. Angus McKelvey to boycott the Honoapiilani Highway blessing set for Sunday

Rep. Angus L.K. McKelvey (West Maui, Mā‘alaea, North Kīhei) has sent a letter to Gov. David Ige and the State Department of Transportation (DOT) spelling out why he will not attend a Blessing Ceremony for the Honoapiilani Highway Realignment project set for this Sunday, April 15. The letter, addressed to Kevin K. Fujii at the DOT Air Protocol Office, reads: …

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Don Couch Announces Run for State House

Former Maui County Council member Don Couch announced that he is seeking South Maui’s seat in the Hawaii State House on Tuesday. Couch was elected to three consecutive two-year terms on the Maui County Council and served as chairman of the council’s Planning Committee for six years; vice-chairman of the council’s Policy & Inter-governmental Affairs Committee; and Deputy County Planning …

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Maui Electric to Upgrade Power Lines Along Makena Road in April

As part of its continued efforts to improve the island’s electrical system for more reliable and resilient service, Maui Electric will be upgrading power lines along Makena Road near Big Beach to La Perouse Bay from Monday, April 2 to Thursday, April 5, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Safe completion of the work on Monday, April 2 to Wednesday, …

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Kihei Fourth Friday

Come to the south shore of Maui for Kihei’s 4th Friday Town Party, March 23 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka, the “Heart and Soul” of Kihei. Come Play in Kihei and enjoy free entertainment, food booths and trucks, art, crafts, and plenty of great local shopping.  Free entertainment by Kawika Ortiz, Maui’s Emperado Dance Fitness …

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Fire Causes $50,000 in Damage to Kihei Home

At 7:44 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, South Maui fire crews responded to a kitchen fire at a home on Eleu Place in Kihei. Kihei firefighters were on scene at 7:51 p.m. and found a small fire in the kitchen area of a two-story residence. All of the occupants were out of the house. Firefighters brought the fire under …

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