Help Mālama Maui Nui Kick-off 2019’s Get the Drift and Bag It! on Saturday, Sep. 21. The public is invited to help them kick-off the first event of the month-long Get the Drift and Bag it Campaign. The event also happens to fall on International Coastal Cleanup Day, a day where communities from across the globe host beach clean-ups, collect data on litter, and support … [Read more...] about Mālama Maui Nui to Kick-off Get the Drift and Bag It!
The State House of Representatives approved $337.4 million in Capital Improvement Project funding for the fiscal years 2020 and 2021. The funding was announced after the House adjourned its 2019 session last week. CIPs are defined as renovations, repairs, and major maintenance to existing facilities, landscape improvements, new construction, land acquisition, and utility … [Read more...] about Maui County Receives Millions From State for Capital Improvements
The 8th Annual Paddle Imua will travel from Maliko Gulch to Kahului Harbor on Saturday, May 4th. The event has been a Maui tradition for over 43 years, and all proceeds of the race go directly to Imua Family Services. The multi-event paddling race is always a good time, so make sure to bring your family and friends down to support. There’ll be lots of sportsmanship, awards, … [Read more...] about 8th Annual Paddle Imua: Maliko Gulch to Kahului
World Oceans Day was celebrated on Maui on June 8 with events presented by Pacific Whale Foundation, Maui Ocean Center, Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge and Seascape Restaurant. The purpose of World Oceans Day is to inform the public of human impact on the ocean, develop a worldwide movement of citizens and mobilize the world’s population for the sustainable management … [Read more...] about World Oceans Day activities find Maui microplastic average below global average
1. On May 3, Hawai‘i Attorney General Russell Suzuki publicly thanked state officials for making progress on getting untested sexual assault kits–some of which date back to July 2017–to labs for testing. How many such kits did Hawai‘i officials finally get to a lab? A. 213 B. 513 C. 814 D. 1,313 E. 1,513 2. On May 7, Honolulu Civil Beat reported on the campaign finances … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about the Kaiwo Maru’s recent visit to Kahului?