Eh brah, thank you! Though my husband and I don’t know you, you and your partner paid for our dinner the other night. I guess you overheard us telling the server that it was our 33rd wedding anniversary and we were treating ourselves to a nice dinner out. You have no idea how much your simple act of generosity touched us–it’s still bringing tears to my eyes now. Thank you so … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Thanks for buying us dinner!
This Saturday, the Paia Youth and Cultural Center will celebrate its Stonewave Skatepark's 10th anniversary with a community skate contest. Show off your skills and enjoy food, music and lots of prizes. Grab a friend and be sure to sign up for a spot at 2pm. The contest will be broken up into age divisions. Come for a time of clean fun and friendly competition. Free. 2pm. … [Read more...] about This Saturday, July 12: Stonewave Skatepark’s 10th year Anniversary
The restaurant business on Maui can be ruthless. You open, you're hot, then three months later you're not and you're gone. Some go the distance, but not many. This weekend, the Upcountry Italian dining and dancing establishment known as Casanova celebrates 25 years Upcountry with a float in the Makawao Rodeo Parade. Owner Giovanni Cappelli said everyone's invited to … [Read more...] about MauiTime talks story with Giovanni Cappelli on Casanova’s captivating 25 years in Makawao
When Jamie and Olga Betham bought the Paia restaurant Picnics in 2003, they probably didn't realize they were picking up a piece of Paia culture. They soon learned that, and wholeheartedly embraced the idea, spending the next few years perfecting Cafe Mambo into their little corner of North Shore culinary heaven. This month, Cafe Mambo celebrates its 10th birthday by offering … [Read more...] about Cafe Mambo Celebrates 10 Years of Serving Paia
I had no idea the Krispy Kreme donut chain was so old! The franchise began in 1937 with a New Orleans dough recipe bought in Kentucky and a warehouse in North Carolina. By the turn of the millennium their popularity had blown up–hence our Kahului Maui store, which is actually the only Krispy Kreme location in the entire state. The novelty of drive-thru doughnuts and coffee has … [Read more...] about KRISPY KREME TURNS 76