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“Meet-and-Greet” with Kanaha Park Rangers Set for Monday

The County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation announced that two “meet-and-greet” sessions with Park Rangers at Kanaha Beach Park will be held on Monday, Nov. 30 from 9-10 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. The public is invited to attend the sessions, which will be held at the Canoe Hale at Kanaha, to learn about the focus and priorities of …

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Mile Long Lei headed to Paris from Maui with plenty ALOHA

Less than a week ago Ron Panzo, managing partner of Nalu’s South Shore Grill, and Sherrie Austin, founder of the Cynthia Rose Foundation, were having a conversation about her foundation’s mission – “to inspire and sustain kindness and joy by supporting the needs of individuals and communities.” Within minutes of talking, they came up with an idea to make a …

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North-South Collector Road Opening/Public Invited to Run or Ride

Developers have completed their work on the North-South Collector Road in Kihei and will be ready to open the road up to motorists at 1 p.m. tomorrow, November 20th. Prior to the road reopening however, the Department of Public Works and the Mayor’s Office, in cooperation with the Kihei Community Association and the Maui Bicycle League, would like to make …

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South Maui Community Park Playground to Close Three Days for Renovation

The County of Maui Dept. of Parks and Recreation announced that the South Maui Community Park Playground and upper parking area will be closed for renovations from Monday, Nov. 30 through Friday, Dec. 4 from 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; the parking lot only will open after 4 p.m. Partial closure of the playground area will take place Saturday, Dec. …

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Joint agency Emergency Drill Scheduled

Members of the Maui Police Department and Sheriff’s Department will be participating in a one (1) day, Joint Agency Emergency Preparedness Exercise. The exercise will be conducted on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at the Wailuku Court House located at 2145 Main Street in Wailuku, from approximately 7:45 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

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UH Maui College named ‘Military Friendly’ School with others across the State

University of Hawai’i Maui College, Honolulu Community College, Kapi‘olani Community College and Leeward Community College have each been named a Military Friendly® School for 2016 by Victory Media. The Military Friendly® Schools designation is awarded to the top colleges in the country that are doing the most to embrace the military student population by dedicating resources to ensure the students’ …

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Kamehameha Schools Beloved Has Passed

Po’o Kula Lee Ann DeLima, headmaster of Kamehameha Schools Maui, passed on quietly on Saturday, Nov. 7, after an intense, yet brief battle with cancer. “Lee Ann DeLima” began her career at Kamehameha Schools Maui in October 1999 as Vice-Principal/Counselor. [She] has served in various roles at KS Maui – from 2001 to 2006, she has served as Interim K-8 …

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UPDATE: Trucker awaits brain surgery for tumor

A Paia boy who has captured the hearts of many across the State and nationwide over the years is awaiting surgery to remove a tumor from his brain. 2 1/2 –year old Trucker Dukes from Paia was diagnosed with stage-four neuroblastoma, which means cancer had spread to other parts of his body. Close family friend June Harper told the Maui …

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PHOTOS: 2015 Halloween on Front Street

October 31, 2015 the Halloween festivities kicked off in Lahaina Town at 4:30 pm with a Keiki Parade. The participants walked southbound on Front Street from Papalaua Street toward the Banyan Tree Park. There were an estimated one thousand (100) participants; including children dressed in costumes, for the parade. Police estimated 20,000 – 25,000 people in attendance. Here are some …

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Na Hale O Maui Builds Prototype Affordable Home

John Andersen, executive director of Na Hale O Maui, has announced that NHOM is “turning over a new leaf” and is building their very first new home that will be affordable in perpetuity and will never be sold at market price. “This was always our goal—the building of new homes affordable in perpetuity through use of a sustainable lease agreement …

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