Illustration by Ron Pitts After two round trips that took about six hours, I was walking out of Lowes with the plexiglass I had re-cut a second time to correct size and BOOM...a big gust of wind sent it right into the air above my head and it broke into pieces! You were so kind to stop backing out and assist me while I was cursing profusely at the situation, not you, out of … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! E kala mai!
1. On Mar. 8, Pacific Business News reported that a Maui restaurant just signed a deal with Fransmart to expand to the continental U.S. Which Maui restaurant did this? A. Amigo’s B. Coconut’s C. Farmacy D. Fork & Salad E. Stewart’s Burgers 2. On Mar. 11, The Maui News debunked a local rumor about a potential new tenant for the old Lowe’s location in the Maui … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about false rumors concerning the Maui Marketplace?
The saga of Maui's only Barnes & Noble–the only purveyor of new books left on the island–and its hunt for a new, permanent home continues with the company's announcement this afternoon that the company will move its operation from Lahaina to Kahului in March. Here's a statement from Jim Lampassi, Barnes & Noble's Vice President of Real Estate Development, on the … [Read more...] about Barnes and Noble in Lahaina to move to Maui Marketplace in Kahului in March
Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui received a grant from Lowe’s “Renovation Across the Nation” program. The program, now in its second year, provides one B&G Club in each of the 50 states with a grant and volunteer support from Lowe’s to complete much-needed improvements and renovations. We are very excited that Lowe’s has selected Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui to receive … [Read more...] about Lowe’s gives Boys and Girls Club of Maui $50,000 grant