Please Celebrate Safely This Labor Day Holiday Think Before You Drink! The Labor Day holiday weekend is one of the deadliest times of the year in terms of impaired driving fatalities. The Maui Police Department- Traffic Division will be out enforcing our zero tolerance response to impaired driving. The public can expect saturation patrols where there is a noticeable … [Read more...] about LABOR DAY- Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign
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Stand Up, Speak Up: A Civic Engagement Workshop for Maui Changemakers online webinar will be held on Saturday, March 21st. Presented by Maui Tomorrow, the all-day workshop will help community members learn how to be more engaged on both county and state levels. Guest speakers include Gary Hooser (president of Hawai‘i Alliance for Progressive Action), Kelly King (Maui County … [Read more...] about Stand Up, Speak Up: A Civic Engagement Workshop for Maui Changemakers Online Webinar
We’re nowhere near Halloween, but a few days ago the State of Hawaii made public one of the scariest reports I’ve read in a long time. It’s the All-Hazards Preparedness Improvement Action Plan and Report, issued by a team led by Brigadier General Kenneth S. Hara, Deputy Adjutant General for the State of Hawaii Department of Defense. Commissioned in response to the false missile … [Read more...] about New report questions whether State of Hawaii is prepared for any major disaster, much less nuclear attack
Hawaii Lt. Gov Shan Tsutsui announced today that he would resign, effective Jan. 31 of this year. Once considered a strong candidate to run for Maui County Mayor this year, Tsutsui, a Democrat, instead announced back in this October 2017 Maui News story that he preferred to spend more time with his family and wouldn't run for anything in the 2018 election. In his … [Read more...] about Shan Tsutsui to resign as Hawaii Lieutenant Governor
Happy 4th of July! Celebrate America’s independence at a variety of red, white and blue events on Maui. Although Trump is still (somehow) the President, we can celebrate our beautiful community and the fact that Governor David Ige signed a law making Hawaii the first state to commit to the Paris Climate Accord. Enjoy time with your family and friends, be safe, and don’t forget … [Read more...] about Happy 4th of July from MauiTime!