Pau Hana

Farm to table event

The menu by top Maui chefs sounds tempting. Savor, say, the olive-oil poached mahimahi with truffle sabayan and cucumber salsa by Lee Anderson of host venue Sugar Beach Events. Or enjoy roasted-beet-and tempeh poke with black-garlic aioli, local avocado and greens by Chef Maja Liotta of Lilikoi ...

Book Review: ‘Rescued’ is heartwarming mystery

• “Rescued: An Andy Carpenter Mystery” (Minotaur Books), by David Rosenfeld Defense attorney Andy Carpenter is known to win seemingly unwinnable cases. In “Rescued,” the 17th of David Rosenfelt’s novels featuring Carpenter, the maverick legal eagle’s not sure if he can pull off ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — Maui people who are contemplating building in the near future are likely to be disappointed unless they are prompt in getting their supply of lumber needed. The lumber situation is growing more tense daily, on account of governmental regulation. 75 Years Ago 1943 ...

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. ...

Extremadura, Spain

The flamenco strains were so haunting I asked the quintet of 20-somethings playing guitars on the doorstep of a massive, whitewashed centuries-old church if I could listen for a spell. “Sure. Want a sip?” one replied, offering the litrona —î a quarter-gallon bottle of beer —î they ...

This time, it’s personal

Marlon Wayans was born into an epically funny family. The youngest of 10 siblings, most of whom are household names in the industry, Marlon is the little brother of Hollywood powerhouses Shawn, Damon and Keenan Ivory Wayans. Growing up in the Fulton housing project in New York City, the baby ...

In the Loop

Check out these current and upcoming theatrical performances: Adapted from the MGM movie musical of the same name and set in Hollywood at the advent of talking pictures, “Singin’ in the Rain,” presented by Maui OnStage, features the favorite songs “Fit As A Fiddle,” “All I Do Is ...

Fresh ways to save green at the farmers market

The difference between the produce at farmers markets and supermarkets is more than “tomayto” versus “tomahto.” And buying fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers markets offers opportunities to save money in ways you might not find at a grocery store. The produce sold at most ...

Adult classes and workshops at the Hui No‘eau this month

The Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao is offering several adult classes and workshops. If you have no previous experience, the “Drop-in Jewelry!” with Julie Matheis from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday is perfect for you. Matheis will guide you through all the steps to create a ...

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 ...

Free lecture on impact of electronic music

Ebb & Flow Arts’ Technical Producer Peter Swanzy will present a free lecture on “Pioneers of Electronic Music” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Wailuku Public Library, 251 South High St. From movie soundtracks to warning beeps for seat belts, coffee machines, alarm clocks, ovens and ...

Call for artists for 2019 Maui Open Studio event

The ninth annual Maui Open Studios event, which takes place each weekend in Febrary, is seeking artists to participate. All artists working in any visual medium, at any level of their career, are invited to participate. Artist registrations are available until Nov. 1. Super Early Bird and ...

Pet of the Week

Are you looking for a great big personality wrapped up in a cute little package? Then you should totally come check me out. My name is Duke, dog No. H49A. I’m a compact 35 pound, 4-year-old fella that can’t wait to win you over. I was in pretty bad shape when I was taken from a rough ...

Don’t over pack

You’ve shared a home for a lifetime and felt secure knowing that child of yours was just a bedroom away. Now, you’re shipping your teenager off to begin a new chapter in an unfamiliar place, possibly hundreds of miles away — all without you. Dropping a child off at college for the first ...

Book Review: Twists and turns punctuate ‘Caged’

• “Caged” (Minotaur Books), by Ellison Cooper The FBI’s hunt for a serial killer fuels Ellison Cooper’s intense debut that introduces FBI special agent and neuroscientist Sayer Altair. Cooper’s relentless energetic storytelling elevates “Caged” beyond the typical serial ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — Maui’s last delegation for the draft left for Honolulu on Wednesday night’s Claudine. Maui’s quota of the last draft was 522. To date 558 men have been sent down, the additional ones being alternates to fill vacancies caused by rejections for one cause or ...

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. ...

Bathe naked with strangers . . .

Japan is proud of its bathing traditions. For many Westerners, though, the fact that these traditions involve being naked with strangers is awkward at best, even though men and women bathe separately. On my first trip I tried to wriggle out of a friend’s offer to take me to an onsen, or hot ...

Celebrate Hawaii’s corals

Maui Ocean Center in Maalaea, one of the “Top 15 Aquariums in the U.S. you need to experience” according to TripAdvisor and home to one of the world’s largest displays of live coral, will host a special event based on predicted coral spawning.* The Incredible Corals: Night at the ...

In the Loop

Spa Montage Kapalua Bay is offering a “Sacred Sound Bath & Meditation” event at 7 p.m. Thursday. Led by Christina Felty and Paul Balmer of Shanti Sound Healing, attendees will experience restorative sounds created by sacred metal Tibetan singing bowls — created by Nepalese ...