Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber hosts Maui Police Chief Tivoli Faaumu this Tuesday

The Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce hosts Maui Police Chief Tivoli Faaumu this Tuesday at the Maui Tropical Plantation. The public is invited to hear Faaumu’s vision for the Maui Police Department. RSVP by Sunday, April 12 to the number or website below. A no host bar and buffet dinner included in fee. $25 members. […]

Free talk for Kupuna about relevant legal issues this Thursday

Kupuna are welcomed to an info session on advance health care directives, simple wills and power of attorney this Thursday at the Wailuku Public Library. Stacey Casco of Maui Legal Aid Society will also answer audience questions. This is one of many sessions in a “Know Your Rights” series targeted at seniors 60 and over. Contact […]

Eh idiot driver in Wailuku!

18.42.EH BRAH

Eh idiot who raced out of the Wailuku court parking garage across from McDonald’s without stopping or looking right for pedestrians or other cars: You’re supposed to stop at the line and look both ways, especially for pedestrians on the sidewalk. I’ve been almost hit three times there, once while I was carrying a bunch of […]

There’s a big Kuhio Day Celebration at Paukukalo Homestead Park this Saturday

Paukukalo Hawaiian Homes Community Association hosts Kuhio Day at Paukukalo Homestead Park this Saturday. Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana’ole is the only other monarch (aside from Kamehameha) honored by a day of observance in Hawaii. Kuhio introduced in Congress the first-ever Hawaii Statehood Act. During this period,President Warren Harding signed the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act of […]

Maui County Ag Fest happens this Saturday

Talk story with local farmers, ranchers and agriculture enthusiasts at Maui County Farm Bureau’s Maui County Ag Festival this Saturday at the Maui Tropical Plantation. The public is invited to touch, smell, taste and take home local treats. Festival highlights include the Grand Taste event in partnership with Slow Food Maui, Grown on Maui farmers, compositing, […]

The Wailuku Town Party happens this Friday


Wind down your week at Body Alive Yoga, then stroll Market street, shop local merchants and pick up dinner from the town’s restaurants during April’s Wailuku First Friday. Pau hana with friends in the beer garden. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for magician Timothy Wenk and take a minute to bask in the live […]

Want to help teens in foster care? Go to Hui Ho’omalu’s info lunch this Monday

Are you interested in caring for children who may not otherwise have support? Well, Hui Ho’omalu presents a foster care information lunch this Monday at Hawaii Life Realty. Hear stories and information related to helping youth in foster care. Can’t make the meeting? Then join the conversation online here. Learn how you can offer support to our […]

Maui Redevelopment Agency to discuss repairing Wailuku Municipal Parking Lot!


Not to get anyone in town too excited, but the Maui Redevelopment Agency (MRA) will discuss the looooong-awaited act of repairing the Wailuku Municipal Parking Lot at its meeting this Thursday, Mar. 27. It’s right there on the agenda, under “OLD BUSINESS” (perhaps the truest words on the agenda): “Anticipated schedule and draft plans for the Wailuku […]

Have you had a nutella latte? Maui Coffee Attic has one waiting for you

Maui Coffee Attic, John and Gwen Henry, Wailuku Coffeeshop

Coffee With Some History I ran into Maui Coffee Attic by accident while taking a walk in Wailuku. I had noticed some painting going on at the old Hokama’s building as I drove by but I didn’t really pay attention. Then one day I was walking down to Ba Le and saw the new Coffee […]

The 28th annual Hoomau takes place this Saturday at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens

Na Leo Pulama o Maui presents the 28th annual Ho’omau this Saturday at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens. It’s a benefit for the island’s premiere Hawaiian Language immersion preschool, Punana Leo o Maui. Shop local crafters, grind ono food and bask in Hawaiian heritage. There will also be live music from Kumu Hula Kealiʻi Reichel & Halau Keʻalaokamaile, The Manaʻo […]

The Maui County Republican Party holds its 2015 Convention this Saturday

This Saturday, the 2015 Maui County Republican Party Convention will take place at Pu’u Kukui Elementary School. Registered Republican delegates are welcome to hear a featured guest speaker, conduct party business and elect new Executive Committee officers. Breakfast will be served at registration. $10. 8:30-10:30am. Pu’u Kukui Elementary School (3700 Kehalani Mauka Pkwy., Wailuku), FB Maui […]

The Maui Chamber Orchestra presents a Mozart-inspired concert this Friday

The Maui Chamber Orchestra presents a Mozart-inspired concert featuring Lotus Dancer performing the Piano Concerto #20 in D minor this Friday (7:30pm) and Sunday (3pm) at the Iao Theater. The Oahu native comes with two decades of experience including studies at Juilliard. Both shows will include Overture – La Clemenza di Tito, Concerto – Piano concerto #20 D minor […]

Celebrate Kuana Torres Kahele’s new album at the Bailey House Museum this Friday

Celebrate Na Hoku Hanohano Award winner Kuana Torres Kahele’s Music for the Hawaiian Islands Vol. 3 Pi’ilani Maui with a CD release party this Friday at the Bailey House Museum. A champion for Hawaiian music and hula composition, Kahele started as a former member of Na Palapalai. Pau Hana and specialty vendors open at 4pm. 6-8pm Concert. […]

See Amy Hanaialii Gilliom this Saturday and help Trucker Dukes

Maui continues to rally around little tike Trucker Dukes as he battles cancer. You can help by seeing Grammy-nominated songbird Amy Hanaialii Gilliom at Trucker’s cause this Saturday. Trucker is fighting stage-five neuroblastoma, a rare and aggressive cancer. The evening will also feature a silent auction. $75. 6:30pm-9pm. Kahili Terrace Restaurant (2500 Honoapi’ilani Hwy., Wailuku), -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo courtesy […]

See local Maui celebs dance the night away for MEO’s 50th Anniversary

Inspired by ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, Maui Economic Opportunity celebrates 50 years of community service this Saturday with a “50 for 50” featuring “Dancing with Our Stars.” The public is invited to the King Kamehameha Golf Clubhouse for a local celebrity dance party that will include Mayor Alan Arakawa, Sharon Zalsos, Councilmember Don Guzman and more. […]

See the charming keiki of Punana Leo O Maui at this Thursday’s Picnic For Poki

Enjoy fresh air and lunch under the shade this Thursday at Picnic for Poki. This month features live music by Punana Leo O Maui, Maui’s only Hawaiian language immersion preschool. The keiki will be joined by their parents and kumu. Punana Leo O Maui will also use the day to warm-up for Ho’omau 2015. Fresh baked cookies […]