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South Maui Budget Meeting Rescheduled

Maui County Budget Director Sandy Baz announced that the date for the rescheduled South Maui Budget Meeting is Monday, Oct. 19 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting was originally scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 16 but was canceled due to a tsunami advisory that day. Citizens with an interest in the County budget are encouraged to attend a community budget meeting in …

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Sakamoto Pool to Close for Maui Fair

The County of Maui, Department of Parks and Recreation, Aquatics Division announced the pool closure hours for the Coach Soichi Sakamoto Pool in conjunction with the Maui Fair. The hours are as follows: Thursday, Sept. 24: Closed noon – 4:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25 – Sunday, Sept. 27: Closed all day Monday, Sept. 28: Open 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. …

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Free statewide child safety seat checks for Maui

Committed to keeping Hawaii’s keiki safe when on our roadways, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), four county police departments, and child passenger safety advocates will participate in National Child Passenger Safety Week. During Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 13-19) and throughout the year, Hawaii’s child passenger safety technicians are dedicated to helping parents and caregivers learn how to correctly …

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Maui Electric supports Alaka‘ina Foundation’s Digital Bus with $5,000 donation

Maui Electric Company and the Hawaiian Electric Industries Foundation donated $5,000 on September 2 to support the Alaka‘ina Foundation’s Digital Bus program. Established as a mobile laboratory equipped with the latest technology designed to stimulate interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematic (STEM), the Digital Bus program will give Maui and Moloka‘i students the opportunity for hands-on learning experiences. The …

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Baldwin High cancels activities due to weather

Due to unsafe weather conditions, Open House is rescheduled for another date. The following after school activities are cancelled: Riflery Cross Country JV Football Cheerleading Detention Study Hall Varsity Football has been relocated to the MPB Girls Volleyball athletes, please report to the gym. Click here to download our mobile app for your iOS and Android device

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COP ON TOP 2015

This year’s 14th Annual Cop on Top fundraiser will have law enforcement officers atop Walmart’s roof from Thursday, August 27 through Saturday, August 29 and Moloka‘i’s Friendly Isle Market to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics Maui! Safeway stores will be joining on Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29. Visit the officers, athletes and many volunteers participating in …

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Haleakala National Park Advisory

Reminder that Crater Road will be CLOSING TONIGHT. The park summit road will be closing at 6 pm while Crater Road itself outside of the park will be closing at 5 pm. The road will reopen tomorrow afternoon at 2 pm. ~EP Crater Road (Rt. 378) and Haleakalā National Park’s summit road will close to visitor traffic while a slow …

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Maui Electric Energy Fair features family fun and education on August 22

Maui Electric Company will present fun games, interactive displays, hands-on demonstrations and entertainment at the free Maui Electric Energy Fair on Saturday, August 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center. “Join us for a fun and exciting day dedicated to all things energy,” said Sharon Suzuki, president of Maui Electric Company. “Bring the entire ‘ohana …

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Pukalani Community Association to host meeting with Civil Defense and MECO

The Pukalani Community Association invites the public to their next meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Hannibal Tavares Community Center, in the downstairs meeting room. Refreshments will be served. The meeting will feature representatives from Maui Electric Company and Maui County Civil Defense as guest speakers. Maui Electric will present an …

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Little Trucker Dukes returns home to Maui with much Aloha

Maui 2-year-old Trucker Dukes came home to a huge welcome on Thursday evening after nine months away for neuroblastoma cancer treatment on Oahu and New York City. Family and friends met the Dukes ‘ohana at the airport and they were surprised with a Mercedes Benz large passenger van to drive them home. The Limo Company provide the pick-up service complete …

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