The Maui House Collective is a tribe of seven Maui-based DJs: Dustin Roberts, Benjamin Jay, Del Sol, Scotty D, Markiss Knobs, Thee-O, and Andrew Dana. All are familiar names in Maui’s nightlife scene – some even nationally – and the collective formed out of an appreciation for house music, a passion for dancing, and the love of community. In the past few years, MHC DJs have … [Read more...] about The Summer of House Will Keep You Dancing All Season Long
I was at south end of S Turns in Kahana and went snorkeling in the shallows where the turtles are plentiful. I saw a baby honu caught in some fishing line. The turtle could not get out of the line and was stuck underwater. I tried to pull out the line but it was too meshed in the turtle. Since this was shallow water and close to shore, I asked people on shore if they had a … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Thanks for helping me rescue that honu at S Turns!
Here's the drone footage from the rescue of stranded hikers due to flash floods from August 24. Notice at the :25 mark when the whitewater from the waterfall rapidly expands while a hiker is in the water at the top of the fall. At :46 mark, the man, unable to hold on, goes over the waterfall. Do you think those requiring rescue from emergency personnel should have to pay for … [Read more...] about VIDEO: Drone captures escape and rescue from a flash flood “Commando” hike in Maui, Hawaii
THIS WEEK IN FLORI-DUH In October, state alcohol agents, assisted by local police in full riot gear, raided a bar in Largo, Fla. to shut down the latest gathering of the venerable Nutz Poker League, even though its players do not wager. (They meet at bars and restaurants, where management gives winners token gifts in exchange for the increased business.) A prosecutor told the … [Read more...] about Serial Drownings And Underwear Bomber Tactics And Floriduh
This Saturday, the Maui Mall will host a Kissing Booth at the Hawaii Animal Rescue Foundation (HARF)’s annual adopt-a-thon. Go in for some big wet sloppy ones from May and Bear, and get a keepsake photo of the moment. More than 30 amazing, furry, four-legged creatures will be there, looking for their soul mates and life partners at the event. There will be small dogs, big … [Read more...] about Hawaii Animal Rescue Foundation Hosts Kissing Booth