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Pet of the Week

Have you ever made friends with a little guinea pig? If not, then you are really missing out. My name is S’mores, and I’m a sweet little dude that’s looking for an ohana to be a part of. I’m a one-year-old male that has been waiting for a home since December. My last owners decided ...

Visions of AMERICAN history

If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling photo exhibition that seeks to define America’s zeitgeist in a way people have never seen. “Not An Ostrich: And Other Images From America’s Library,” which ...

Book Review: Jake Tapper’s ‘Hellfire Club’ is insightful novel

• “The Hellfire Club” (Little, Brown) by Jake Tapper CNN’s Jake Tapper dives into the world of historical fiction and produces “The Hellfire Club,” an insightful novel that echoes today’s political landscape. In January 1954, at the height of McCarthyism and when policies were ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — This war is a frightful thing, but it may prove of an estimable benefit to you, if it teaches you the good habit of thrift. Start the habit by investing in Liberty Bonds. 75 Years Ago 1943 — Residents of Kahului will take part Sunday morning in a practice air raid ...

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. ...

Humble words . . . from a scholarly man

On the first sunny day in what has felt like 40 days and 40 nights of rain on Maui, retired University of Hawai‘i Maui College English Professor Emeritus Victor Pellegrino, carefully walks through his many pathways of gardens. For this Italian man, gardening is a way of life. He remembers ...

In the Loop

In partnership with WWOZ, the worldwide voice, archive and flag-bearer of New Orleans culture and its musical heritage, Mana‘o Radio will live stream the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival beginning Friday through May 6 to its listeners on Maui and the neighbor islands. The ...

Spring is busy time for bees and their keepers

Spring is the busiest time of year for bees and their beekeepers. Queens begin laying their eggs, scouts head out of the hive to find food to replenish diminished stocks, and the rest of the workers shoulder the load in raising more brood. For beekeepers, late summer and autumn are the primary ...

MAMo: A Wearable Art show returns to MACC

Tickets are on sale now for the highly anticipated fifth annual “MAMo: A Wearable Art Show” presented by the PA‘I Foundation of Oahu and the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. This fashion show is a component of the Maoli Arts Movement, started by kumu hula Victoria Holt ...

Hui No‘eau’s latest exhibit opens Friday

The latest exhibition at the Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center opens Friday and runs through June 15. “Elemental Design: Contemporary Craft in Glass, Metal & Wood” showcases Hawaii’s artists working in those media. There will be an opening night reception from 5 to 7 p.m. ...

Japanese Tea Ceremony and Collection Dedication

In commemoration of the establishment of The Lillian Maeda Memorial Tea and Haiku Collection, the Wailuku Public Library, 251 High St., will hold a demonstration of a traditional Japanese tea ceremony from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday. Lillian Maeda, who passed away in 2016, was a vibrant ...

Pet of the Week

Do you have room in your heart and your home for a special lady with a few special needs? If so, then I hope you’ll consider me, Carly, cat No. 8. I’ve tested positive for the feline leukemia virus and am a one-year-old spayed female that always has a ton of love to give. Even though ...

Puglia

There are no famous historical figures to discover in the Valle d’Itria in Italy’s central Puglia, no city of note with theaters and great cathedrals. Instead, it’s a quiet place of rolling green hills, meandering country roads, endless stone walls, and earthy food and wine. But ...

Andy Steves: Travel guidebook and tours for a new generation

Andy Steves grew up traveling with his dad, Rick Steves, the well-known guidebook writer, tour operator and PBS show host. But Andy Steves is now offering his own brand of travel advice and recommendations for a new generation. A second edition of his book, “Andy Steves’ Europe: ...

Book Review: “The Art of the Wasted Day” explores silence and solitude

• “The Art of the Wasted Day” (Viking) by Patricia Hampl Critically praised Patricia Hampl invites readers to take a journey to explore the idea of a life steeped in leisure without schedules. In “The Art of the Wasted Day,” Hampl takes a closer look at people’s need to ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — The Hamakuapoko people are planning to build a moving picture building which will also be a community house where they can gather on occasions. Heretofore outdoor meetings have been necessary, but they are in hopes that with such a place together they will find life ...

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. ...

In the Loop

Rising above the other Pebble Beach Food & Wine demos last weekend was “Jeremiah Tower: Cooking With the Last Magnificent” at the Inn at Spanish Bay on the Monterey Peninsula in Northern California. One of the most controversial and influential figures in the history of American ...

Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra performs annual Spring Concert

Featuring more than 40 student musicians, the Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra presents its annual Spring Concert at 3 p.m. April 22 at the H.P. Baldwin High School auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. The students from grades 2 through 12 represent four private ...