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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 movies in Lahaina park

Lahaina Arts Association and Fuzz Box Productions present a season of free movie screenings Friday evenings in Campbell Park off Front Street. Festivities kick off at 4:30 p.m. with free events for families and kids. Showtime is 7 p.m. Bring a blanket or beach chairs for comfort. The ...

Pet of the Week

Are you dazzled by a big pair of blue eyes and a real big personality? Then you have got to meet me, Ella, cat No. 42. I’m a 17-pound cuddle-bug that’s looking for the right home. I was really bummed out that I had to start over at 6 years old when my owner became too ill to care for me. ...

Made in Maui County Festival

The fifth annual Made in Maui County Festival will once again serve as the largest showcase for locally created foods, clothes, books, jewelry and more. It will be held over two days Nov. 2 and 3 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. For the first time since the event began, it ...

SkinnyFATS now at Foodland

SkinnyFATS is well-known for its two-fold American fare that features menu options under “healthy” and “happy” headers. With four locations across the Las Vegas valley and two more on the way, SkinnyFATS has quickly become one of the most popular casual eateries in that part of ...

Book Review: Tension high in ‘November Road’

• “November Road” (Morrow), by Lou Berney Although set in the aftermath of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, “November Road” avoids being another novel about that fateful day in Dallas. Instead, this superior novel from Edgar winner Lou Berney melds crime fiction with a ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — The new salvage department organized by the Maui Red Cross plans to establish a Red Cross Shop in Wailuku in the old Bailey building, at the corner of Main and High streets, and as soon as possible the place will be fitted up and opened to the public. 75 Years ...

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. ...

Bam bam boo! Kimie Miner headlines Ko Olina ‘Decadence’ event

While Maui is all set to showcase its Hawaii Food & Wine Festival events Friday through Oct. 21 at various Ka’anapali Resort venues, Oahu is just putting on the finishing touches for its lineup Oct. 24 to 28. One of the most popular events of the entire festival is “Decadence” on ...

Hawaii Food & Wine Fest lands in West Maui

Pegged the “premier epicurean event of the Pacific,” the eighth annual Hawaii Food & Wine Festival tees off on Maui Oct. 19 with Roy’s Golf Classic, followed by two evenings of Ka‘anapali Resort galas and a daytime family-friendly extravaganza before it moves to Oahu Oct. 24 to 28. ...

In the Loop

Expert waterman and Humuhumunukunukuapua‘a Chef de Cuisine Michael Lofaro will be making a splash with his tempting fare. So will acclaimed Washington DC superstar Michael Voltaggio, Tokyo master chef Harumi Kurihara and New York City kitchen kingpin Chung Chow. These chefs and more ...

Penthouse Maui offers luxury in Kihei

The Penthouse Maui offers luxury residential comforts and beachfront relaxation in Kihei, inspiring respite-seekers to book an unparalleled Hawaii vacation experience. Designed for groups of up to 10 guests, the Penthouse Maui has a spacious layout, elegantly appointed rooms and upscale ...

Maui Walk of Heroes struts its stuff

It’s an outdoor party and a half. In fact, it’s billed as “the most outstanding block party of the year!” Akaku Community Media is hosting its fifth Maui Walk of Heroes Celebration from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday outside of the station at 333 Dairy Road in Kahului. This free, ...

New season of music begins with Beethoven

The 2018-19 music season on Maui begins with a blockbuster all-Beethoven concert presented by the Maui Chamber Orchestra. Guest pianist Jacopo Giacopuzzi of Verona, Italy, and Santa Barbara, Calif., turns his formidable skills to the Piano Concerto No. 5 (Op. 73) — the so-called ...

Thank You Letters

Wailuku Elementary School would like to thank the following people and/or businesses for their very generous donation of school supplies to our school: Ka Makeke Maui, Wailuku Federal Credit Union, Mr. Leighton Hiranaga, Mr. Lance Takayama and the very generous employees of Takamiya Market, Sue ...

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

Are you a sucker for sweet and smiley snuggle buddies? Then you should meet me, Hero, dog No. 91B. I’m an affectionate 4-year-old fella that loves to cuddle in your lap and earn lots of belly rubs and kind words. Sadly, I’ve been waiting for a family since August, when my owners had an ...

Book Review: Novel is well worth the trip

• “Gone So Long” (W.W. Norton & Co.), by Andre Dubus III An Andre Dubus III novel is a slow burn — never so searing that you can’t turn the page, but incrementally hotter each time you do. “Gone So Long” begins in the voice of Susan, a daughter staking out the house of her ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — The Red Cross on Maui is about to go into the junk business. Officially designated the “Salvage Department” of the local Red Cross, it will handle not only junk, but anything and everything in the way of secondhand goods that may have the value to anyone. 75 Years ...

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. ...