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Respect The Night Of The Marchers

Usually takes place on a night with no moon and no stars in the sky and when the night is in complete darkness. In Hawaiian legend, Nightmarchers (huaka’i pō or “Spirit Ranks,” ‘oi’o) are the ghosts of ancient Hawaiian warriors. On “Po Kane Night” the night of the gods Kane, Ku, Lono, Akua, or on the nights of Kaloa they …

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VIDEO: Aloha Aina Unity marches down Lahaina streets

The “Aloha Aina Unity March” was held Sunday 10/18/15 in Lahaina. The march started at 10 a.m. near Mala Ocean Tavern and was followed by a rally at Kamehameha Iki Park, according to organizer Tiare Lawrence via press release. A similar event in Honolulu in August attracted thousands of Native Hawaiians and other residents. Like that march, Lawrence said the …

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Seen shadows at the corner of your eye?

2 years ago this photo floated around social media in Hawaii and till today we are still looking for the owner in which multiple wall posts claimed that it’s a real photograph taken from a cropped out the group picture at a school after an end of a night event. Have you ever notice shadows seen at the corner of …

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Public Input Sought on Proposed Expansion of Maui Bus Service

The County of Maui Department of Transportation is seeking input on proposals to increase Maui Bus Service, as outlined in the draft Maui County Short-Range Transit Plan. Four community information meetings have been scheduled and all are open to the public. The purpose of the meetings is to discuss the fixed route and commuter service and to present proposals to …

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Maui County to Offer Free Destruction of Computer Hard Drives Next Saturday

In observance of October as Cyber Security Awareness Month, the County of Maui will be holding a free drive-thru hard drive destruction and disposal service in the lower parking lot behind the Kalana O Maui County building on Saturday, Oct. 24. The service will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, with access to the parking area under the County …

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Afraid Of Your Pumpkin Melting?

In Hawaii your lucky to have your carved pumpkin to last a few days till Halloween. But many have suggested different ways to avoid the melting death of Hawaii’s humid weather like we had these past few months. Tips on the Internet like rubbing on all cut exposed surfaces with vaseline, it’s failing to seal it to help hold in …

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Workplace Wellness Fair Friday to Feature Many Activities

The County of Maui Workplace Wellness Committee invites the public to the Workplace Wellness Fair that will be held this Friday, Oct. 16, 2015 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the front lawn of the County Building in Wailuku. The free event will feature health and wellness vendors, fitness demonstrations and a self-defense course (pre-registration required). Participating health and …

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Molokai Community Plan Advisory Committee Meetings Scheduled

The last two Community Plan Advisory Committee (CPAC) meetings on Molokai have been scheduled for this month by the Maui County Department of Planning, Long-Range Planning Division. The meetings will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 21 and Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. Both meetings will begin at 3 p.m. and will be held at the Office of Hawaiian Affairs/Department of Hawaiian …

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Maui’s Ghost Legend “The White Lady”

Ghost stories are everywhere. They are in Russia, South America, Europe-all over. Maui is no exception. Have you heard any stories of the infamous “White Lady”? A re-created Photoshop picture (shown here) of Hawaii’s legend haunting our local region for years and is still being seen around as early as last month. She has been seen on our popular roadways …

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National Fire Prevention Week is October 4 – 10, 2015

Location matters when it comes to your smoke alarm. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!” Along with firefighters and safety advocates nationwide, Maui Fire Department is joining forces with the nonprofit group, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) during Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, …

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