Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) is seeking nature photographers with a passion for ocean conservation to enter PWF’s Whale of a Photo Contest while raising vital funds for the nonprofit’s Research, Education and Conservation programs.From now until September 14, PWF invites shutterbugs of all levels to compete for a chance to have their snap of a whale, dolphin, sea turtle, ray … [Read more...] about Whale of a Photo Contest fundraiser for PWF
The Alzheimer’s Aloha Chapter is hosting an online fundraiser to raise investments for programs in Hawaii. They have invited a special guest speaker and acclaimed author Frances Kakugawa to lecture for a one-hour online workshop. “Caregiving: A Dignified Life Without Guilt or Remorse” which will take place online July 18th 2:00-3:00pm (HST). The workshop is for caregivers, … [Read more...] about Caregiving: A Dignified Life Without Guilt or Remorse
Let’s just get right to it: Maui County Liquor Control Director Glenn Mukai must go. He can resign if he must, but if not the Liquor Commission should remove him. In the year he’s had the job, he’s proven himself to be ignorant, condescending, excessively secretive, patronizing, cruel and astonishingly deaf to the concerns of the general public. He runs the department like a … [Read more...] about Maui County Liquor Control Director Glenn Mukai Must Go!
I love following the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission (CSC)’s Twitter account (it’s @hicsc). They don’t tweet all the time, but when they do it’s usually to announce the existence of new campaign reports or candidate fundraiser notices. And sometimes, they’ll post a document that shows a local public official messed up. Such was the case on Wednesday, Apr. 5, when the CSC … [Read more...] about Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission gives Maui Rep. Justin Woodson small kine fine