Tuesday, Nov. 2: Wedding Industry Holiday Party

Sugar Beach Events and Bliss Wedding Design and Spectacular Events invites industry folk to their Wedding Industry Holiday Party this Tuesday. Complete with tunes by Shea Derrick and Full Flavor as well as gourmet bites and champagne, guests can mingle oceanside and cozy up next to the fire pit. Snap a photo in the “bamboo shootz” photo […]

UH Researchers Study Tiger Shark Movements Around Maui and Oahu

Despite the minuscule numbers of people killed every year by sharks (and massive numbers of sharks killed by humans each year), there’s something about the creatures that terrifies many visitors to Hawaii. For Hawaii’s native kanaka maoli, this is unfortunate, given that to them sharks are ‘aumakua, the reborn spirits of deceased ancestors who serve now as […]

Moonlit Movies On Sugar Beach: SAT NOV 15

DINNER UNDER THE STARS AND A SHOWING OF 1963 CLASSIC ‘CHARADE’ Reservations Required, $50 a Person. Make Reservations: Through EventBrite at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/moonlit-movies-at-sugar-beach-presents-charade-tickets-13886844927 Cocktail Reception, Upscale Picnic Dinner, Showing of Charade, A Benefit for Imua Family Services, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Sunset Reception and Cocktails (Cash Bar), 6:15 Dinner is Served, 6:45 Movie Starts Menu: Caesar Salad Choice of Three Entrees: Pasta […]

Hunt Development Group To Build 68 ‘Luxury’ Homes In Kihei

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The photo above is in jest, but not by much. Just when you thought South Maui had all the “luxury” homes it needed, Hunt Development Group went and broke ground on a few dozen more. On Oct. 6, the company held a groundbreaking and blessing ceremony at the site of their new Nu’u Aina development, which […]

This Wednesday, Oct. 15 Sansei & Maui Brew Co. Beer Pairing Dinner

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  This Wednesday, Sansei Kihei will host a beer pairing dinner featuring brews from the Maui Brewing Company. It’ll be a four-course meal with a five-beer pairing. Make a reservation now to reserve your seat. 6pm. $95. Sansei (1881 S Kihei Rd.); 808-879-0004, Sanseihawaii.com -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) 

This Wednesday, Oct. 15 Sansei & Maui Brew Co. Beer Pairing Dinner

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  This Wednesday, Sansei Kihei will host a beer pairing dinner featuring brews from the Maui Brewing Company. It’ll be a four-course meal with a five-beer pairing. Make a reservation now to reserve your seat. 6pm. $95. Sansei (1881 S Kihei Rd.); 808-879-0004, Sanseihawaii.com -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) 

New UH Research Links Land-Based Pollution To Turtle Tumors

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It’s not like a major revelation for environmentalists, but wastewater and agricultural pesticide residue that runoff into the ocean are indeed damaging near-shore coral reefs and infecting green sea turtles with chronic and sometimes lethal tumors, a new study from the University of Hawaii researchers just published in the journal PeerJ shows. “For years, local ocean […]

This Saturday, Oct. 11: Maoli at Mulligans

This Saturday, A Big Trips Production presents Maoli at Mulligan’s. The Maui natives made their debut in 2008. With hits like ‘Write me a letter”  and “Rock Easy,” the island Reggae group has taken their music far and wide. Joining the lineup will be Ikaika Beamer and Josh Tatofi. $15 presale. $20 door. 5:30pm doors. 6:30 show. […]

This Tuesday, Oct. 7: Craft Cocktail Dinner at Sansei Kihei

This Tuesday, Sansei Kihei will highlight Ocean Vodka during its Craft Cocktail Dinner. When you mix Sansei’s seafood selection with Ocean Vodka’s pure beverage, you’re going to get a special culinary experience. Check out Ocean Vodka’s newest look, too! Call for reservations. 6pm. Sansei (1881 S. Kihei Rd.); 808-879-0004, Sanseihawaii.com -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo courtesy of […]

This Saturday, Sept. 27: Zeptember V

Mulligan’s on the Blue makes it a September to remember during Zeptember V, its annual tribute to Led Zeppelin. Featuring a lineup of artists who’ve drawn inspiration from Zeppelin’s work, local favorites will take to the stage for classic throwbacks. Trish Da Dish will serve as the master of ceremonies. 21+. $25 presale. $35 at the door. […]