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Pet of the Week

Hey everyone, my name is Bandit, No. 98. I'm an 8-year-old pointer mix who weighs 67 pounds. I'm a very mellow guy who likes to chill by your side. I was brought here to the shelter Oct. 5 because my owners were moving off island. I'm not so sure why they wouldn't let me go with them. But what ...

Thank-You Letters

Women Helping Women's West Maui Task Force would like to thank all those who helped make our fourth annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes a successful event.Our sponsors Whalers Village, Rotary Club of Lahaina Sunset, 5A Rent A Space, KONI 104.7 FM and Fred's Garage made it all happen. It's ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago1915 - The Filipino Benevolent Society of Maui, according to Pedro Esqueras, is preparing to open a cooperative store within the next few weeks in Kahului. While the store is to be undertaken for the benefit of the Filipino members, Esqueras states that it will sell goods to ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings call 242-6343.* Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Clothing, ...

ALL about LOCAL

Original artwork, tropical treats, handcrafted jewelry and natural soaps are just a handful of the products attendees can expect to find this week at the second annual Made in Maui County Festival.Thousands are expected to descend on the Maui Arts & Cultural Center on Friday and ...

In the loop

New shows at Lahaina Arts SocietyMaui artist Michael Stark and photographer Marty Wolff will be featured in Lahaina Arts Society's galleries this month in the Old Lahaina Courthouse.Stark's show, featuring new oil paintings done with brush or palette knife, is called "Life in These Islands" and ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

Pet of the Week

Aloha, my name is Sophia, No. 65. I'm a black-and-orange tortoiseshell female domestic short-hair mix who weighs about 6 pounds and is approximately 2 years old. If you like to cuddle as much as I do then I know for sure we'd be the perfect match. Sadly, I was found in Kahului on Sept. 27. No ...

SCARY Stuff

FIRST PHOTO: A Saigon Cafe in Wailuku uncorked a Halloween-themed wine tasting event Thursday. Wine enthusiasts dressed in costume and sipped and supped. The grand-prize winner for Best Costume was Sideshow Daryl Fujiwara (from left) with Super Girl Leni Tanaka and Cereal Killer Jaydon Isobe. ...

Dine Out For Hospice Maui

Hospice Maui not only celebrates its 34th anniversary in November, but it honors National Hospice Month on Tuesday, Nov. 10 around the island.Dine Out For Hospice Maui will entice the Maui community to convene over plates of tempting cuisine in support of the nonprofit's compassionate care ...

Thank-You Letters

Thank you to Mr. Stephen Rodrigues, Baldwin High School music director, for your dedication and hard work that went into preparing for a successful Homecoming show on Oct. 2. The talented students represented Baldwin High School with Bear Pride and we are so proud of you all. Thank you to David ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings call 242-6343.* Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Clothing, ...

‘Fall into Winter’ at Prince Resorts

Spending the fall season in Hawaii this year may just be better than anywhere else in the world. Consider these three reasons from Prince Resorts Hawaii.More beach time: Visitors will want to soak in the serious warmth of the water before the chill of winter sets in. Neighbor Island residents ...

Vibrant in VEGAS

Recognized for bringing in world-class art exhibitions on The Strip, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (BGFA) is on a roll with "Picasso - Creatures and Creativity," featuring 45 works from one of the 20th century's most influential artists.Organized in partnership with Claude Picasso Archives, the ...

Beyond spooky

There's the story of the postal worker, the picture of health, who dropped dead suddenly of a heart attack, and then "returned" to work sorting mail a few days later in downtown Honolulu. There's the woman struck down by lightning after stealing her sister's whale tooth pendant said once to ...

In the loop

Gearing up for Halloween gets many people in the mood for Thanksgiving, and Leoda's Kitchen and Pie Shop in Olowalu is already serving up the flavors of the season.Sous chef Codeh Davis is offering a Thanksgiving turkey dinner every week on Thursdays. The meal consists of Leoda's signature ...

Willow Stream Spa running kamaaina special

Willow Stream Spa at the Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui, is currently offering a kamaaina special through Nov. 15.Residents can choose from a 60-minute relaxation massage or custom cleanse facial at the discounted rate of $125 at Travel+Leisure's top-rated spa in Hawaii. Services are available ...

Martin & MacArthur announces new store at The Ritz

Fine furniture maker Martin & MacArthur will host a blessing for its 14th store in the lobby of The Ritz Carlton, Kapalua at 9 a.m. Wednesday.The 1,200-square-foot location will feature the works of more than 50 local Hawaii craftsmen. The furniture craftsmen of Martin & ...