Its getting hot, and shave ice is one of the best ways to cool your jets in Lahaina. If its time to take a shave ice break, Breakwall Shave Ice Company, located at the Wharf Center is STILL open from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., seven days a week. “In addition to a huge selection of shave ice flavors, we have ice cream and nitro and cold brew coffee. To keep you healthy, we … [Read more...] about Shave Ice Craving? Take-Away at Breakwall Shave Ice
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NOTE: The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the Native American Tourism and Improving Visitor Experience (NATIVE) Act (click here to read the bill's text). It currently awaits President Barack Obama's signature. U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (the bill's sponsor) says the bill will "enhance and integrate native tourism, empower native communities, and expand unique … [Read more...] about The case against the Native American Tourism and Improving Visitor Experience (NATIVE) Act
The West Maui Taxpayers Association (WMTA) is presenting their 2016 Candidates Night on Thursday, Aug. 25. All candidates that will appear on the West Maui ballot have been invited to attend (though Mayor McCheese, pictured here, is not actually up for reelection this year and thus not expected to attend). Here's a chance to learn about many of them and the issues affecting … [Read more...] about West Maui Taxpayers Association 2016 Candidates Night at Lahaina Civic Center
So that was some fire we had on the Pali this weekend (at press time, it’s still only about 70 percent contained, according to today's Maui News). The cause remains under investigation, though fire officials have mentioned a downed power line was apparently involved. The threat of a wildfire on the Pali in the summer–when it’s covered with plenty of brown brush–is always a … [Read more...] about Will this weekend’s Pali fire lead to a new road to West Maui?
1. In a recent newsletter sent out to constituents, state Rep. Angus McKelvey, D–West Maui, North Kihei, touted various legislative accomplishments, including the bill SB 2439, which passed both houses and is awaiting the Governor’s signature. What does that bill do? A. Creates an industrial hemp pilot program B. Establishes a goal of 22,500 affordable rental units in the … [Read more...] about QuizUnderstood: How well do you know Maui Rep. Angus McKelvey’s legislative accomplishments?