Ah, the holidays. It’s that time of year when our lattes get pumpkin spiced and pepperminted, loved ones reconnect, carols are played (and sung) on loop, and all join in the spirit of giving. But it’s also a time when shopping lists get cluttered with all the best stuff, and it becomes easy to succumb to the consumerist frenzy that surrounds “the most wonderful time of the … [Read more...] about 2019 MauiTime Charity Guide
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Recently, I went into the Maui Community Correctional Center. I was there to meet with the Warden and another official to talk with them about the problems facing MCCC that are becoming increasingly critical, namely the vast overcrowding that is plaguing all jails and prisons in Hawaii. I entered through the guard house, under the high fence topped with razor wire, where I … [Read more...] about What will we do about the ‘egregious overcrowding’ at Maui Community Correctional Center?
There’s a Teen Expo at the Queen Ka`ahumanu Center on Saturday, May 6. In collaboration with the County of Maui and Maui Youth & Family Services, the event will include live entertainment, community booths, store giveaways and surprise guest performances. MC/DJ Mackie Mac from Da Jam 98.3 FM will also play some of Hawaii’s hottest hits. Free. 4:30pm. Queen Ka`ahumanu … [Read more...] about Teen Expo at Queen Kaahumanu Center
Skyline Eco-Adventures raised more than $8,000 for Maui children's charities at its fifth-annual Zip for the Trees, Nov. 15 at the company's Haleakala zipline course. Participants in the community event and fundraiser soared through towering eucalyptus trees on three different ziplines at Skyline’s original course, which includes Maui’s only pendulum zipline that reaches … [Read more...] about Skyline Eco-Adventures’s Zip for the Trees raises $8,000 for Maui children’s charities
This Sunday, Nov. 15, Skyline Eco-Adventures invites you to Zip 4 The Trees. It's a benefit for The Children’s Justice Center, Hui Malama Learning Center, Maui Youth and Family Services and native reforestation. There will be live music by Paula Fuga, giveaways, horseback rides, food for purchase and more. 8:30am-4pm. $40. Skyline Eco-Adventures (Haleakala Highway, Kula); … [Read more...] about Skyline Eco-Adventures Zip 4 The Trees