Friday, Feb. 6: Wailuku First Friday


Feel the love during February’s Wailuku First Friday town party this Friday. Body Alive Yoga will serve up another round of free yoga (4:45 pm). I Want Candy takes the Maui Thing stage (6pm-9pm); shortly after, a lion dancer will kick off the Year of the Ram. Grab dinner and enjoy beats courtesy of Maui Rumba. Pau hana begins […]

Maui Children’s Bookstore Does Book Drive For Homeless Keiki

Amanda Robson at Maui’s Children’s Bookstore has launched a Holiday Book Drive to support homeless children on Maui. The books will be donated to the Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Center in Wailuku. Robson also plans to gather the children for a special holiday story-time when she delivers the books. “The more a […]

Wailuku Town: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly


By Susan Halas As a Wailuku resident for more than 30 years and a property owner for going on 15, I’m always surprised how much I like the area and continuously dismayed that such a charming town is treated as such a step-child by local officials for decades on end. Wailuku has the nicest people, […]

This Friday, Oct. 3: Wailuku First Friday


Need an alternative to the Maui Fair chaos? Check out the Wailuku First Friday town party. Lined with various merchants, Market Street will welcome fall, Wailuku-style. Wind down your work week with Body Alive Yoga (4:45pm). Grab a cup of coffee at Wailuku Coffee Company or just take your pick of sweet treats from street vendors. Shop local […]

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie Kicks And Screams As He Lets Financial Disclosure Bill Become Law


So yesterday Governor Neil Abercrombie announced that he was rescinding his earlier intention to veto SB 2682–which adds to the list of public officials whose Financial Disclosure Statements are considered public documents–and will let the bill become law without his signature (the bill unaminously passed the Legislature). Abercrombie had earlier told Honolulu Civil Beat that the […]

This Friday, July 4: Maui Thing’s Cheers to Six Years Anniversary Fashion Show

This Fourth of July, Maui Thing will celebrate their sixth birthday in style and everyone’s invited to the party! To kick off the store’s “Cheers to Six Years” celebration, Mishka and the Freeradicals Projeckt are ready to rock Wailuku Town with a free concert. Models wearing Maui Thing’s new summer line will join the band onstage for a stunning […]

This Friday, March 7: Wailuku First Friday


This Friday, rally the family for Wailuku’s monthly town party. Wind down from your week with free yoga at Body Alive Yoga (4:45pm). The Maui Thing stage will feature live music from Rootz N Creation (6:15pm) followed by the bluegrass band Brown Chicken Brown Cow (7:30pm). Or you can catch Maui OnStage’s 7:30pm showing of their latest production of […]

This Friday, Feb. 7: Wailuku First Friday


Wailuku First Friday returns with a full lineup of entertainment, food and community this Friday. Body Alive Yoga will serve up another round of free First Friday yoga (4:45 pm). Derick Sebastian will set the mood on the Maui Thing stage, followed by Da Braddahs (7:30pm). Catch Dr. Nat Rio live under the Banyan Tree (6pm) […]

This Firday, Jan. 3: Wailuku First Friday


Welcome in the New Year under the Maui moon at Wailuku First Friday. The Maui Thing stage will feature Push-O-Verse and Freedom’s Project while the Boys and Girls Club breaks a move. Quench your thirst at the beer and wine garden, complete with live Hawaiian music and proceeds benefiting native Hawaiian healing and cultural practices. […]

What the Stork Says: Baby Gifts on Maui

Onesies are all the rage for the diaper-wearing crew, and you don’t need anything else in the tropical weather. My Little Maui has the softest screen prints with cute sayings like “miso cute” found at Blue Ginger Stores. The kid tees at MauiThing are cool, too. MauiThing, 7 N. Market St., Wailuku; 808-249-0215; Blue […]