Maui Police Department tows vehicles from an unsheltered Encampment in Kahului Maui While the American Civil Liberties Union calls for homeless sweeps to stop as Maui Police Department and Maui County Administration continue to make major sweeps to the houseless community, this time in Central Maui. ACLU states that these sweeps are cruel, and unconstitutional according to … [Read more...] about ACLU Calls for Homeless Sweeps to Stop while MPD Clears out Kahului Camp [Video]
Kahului’s stand-out scholar, Mikiala Maynard, was awarded $5,000 to study nursing at the University of Hawaii. California Water Service Group (Group) (NYSE: CWT) today announced awards totaling $80,000 in college scholarships for students living in the utility's California, Hawaii, New Mexico, and Washington service areas for the 2020-2021 academic year. Group selected … [Read more...] about Kahului Student Announced among Recipients of Cal Water 2020 Scholarship Program
Akakū Maui Community Media will broadcast its first ever "virtual" primary election coverage this Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. or “until the sparks stop flying” according to Program Director, Dana Randall. What is unique about this year is that most of the candidates and guests will be virtually present from locations all around Maui Nui via Zoom. The live … [Read more...] about AKAKŪ’S FIRST EVER “VIRTUAL” PRIMARY ELECTION COVERAGE “LIVE” ON AKAKU, FACEBOOK, ZOOM, KAKU 88.5, YOUR iPHONE AND ON THE WEB
“In a press release dated August 5, 2020, Mayor Victorino responded to the transmission of a proposed resolution I sent to the Governance, Ethics, and Transparency Committee that would seek a settlement to the Hawaii Wildlife Fund, ET AL, v. County of Maui. The Mayor noted that my actions are “highly irresponsible” and I am using the Platform to garner “votes.” I believe the … [Read more...] about OpEd: “Mayor Needs to Focus on the Real Needs of Our Community” says Mike Molina
Go Green Recycling is a monthly, appointment-required, bulky-item recycling event for residents of West Maui. Go Green Recycling will operate at a NEW LOCATION starting on Saturday, August 15th. The new location is in the parking lot mauka/behind the Lahaina District Court at 1870 Honoapi‘ilani Hwy, in Lahaina from 9:00am – 12:00noon. To request an appointment, fill out an … [Read more...] about August’s Go Green Recycling: NEW LOCATION & Appointments Required!