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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. ...

Do you dare?

There was no escaping it. Try as one might, there was no way out but to go with the dense flow of sweaty humanity. This was the Vatican Museum with its endless galleries of some of the finest art Western civilization had ever produced — scores of highlights obstructed from full ...

A book lover’s dream

Imagine, if you will, devising a business plan, which includes not paying staff, selling your inventory for markedly less than retail price and even giving much of the inventory away for free — how long would that business be open? Believe it or not, that “plan” has worked to remarkable ...

In the Loop

Oh Boy Productions and Vinnie Linares presents “Albatross,” a one-man, one-act rollicking sea yarn, co-written by former Maui-boy Matthew Spangler, based on the classic poem, “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. In the poem and the play, a man who ...

Bring the luxe outside

Innovations in design, materials and manufacturing have had a big impact on home decor — outdoors as well as in. Besides advances in durability, there’s now an expansive range of styles that designers can tap in to. Luxury is one of them. Think velvet cushions. Tailored detailing. ...

Three design pros discuss creating an outdoor room

Designers often talk about the perfect “outdoor living room” — a deck or patio that combines the comfort and style of indoor decorating with the pleasure of relaxing outside. But what separates these outdoor entertaining spaces from more typically decorated backyards? We’ve asked three ...

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

Looking for a friend that’s small in size but big of heart? Then you should meet me, Rusty, dog No. H25. I’m a cute and cuddly 9-year-old Chihuahua mix that’s looking for a lap to call home. I was found lost and alone in Kihei, and sadly no one has come looking for me. I can be a bit ...

To infinity and beyond!

For children of the mid-1990s, Walt Disney World Resort’s new Toy Story Land offers the opportunity to visit the imaginary world they grew up in. For their parents, it brings back sweet memories of a magical time of toys and make-believe. And for everyone else, the new theme park land offers ...

Tips for finding a good travel agent and how they can help

When you can book every aspect of a trip online, in minutes, why would you use a travel agent? And how do you find a good one? Erika Richter, communications director for the American Society of Travel Agents, says the term “travel agent” is being replaced by the term “travel adviser” ...

Book Review: Professor’s life is changed in ‘A Noise Downstairs’

• “A Noise Downstairs” (William Morrow), by Linwood Barclay Paul Davis is driving home when he sees his mentor and colleague Kenneth Hoffman driving erratically. He follows and soon learns that Hoffman has two dead bodies in his trunk. When Davis confronts him, Hoffman whacks him in ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1918 — The pineapple harvest at Haiku is now at its height, and the cannery is working, partly at night and Sundays, to keep the fruit cleaned up. About 500 hands are at present on the company’s payroll. 75 Years Ago 1943 — A contingent of 81 boys will leave Wailuku at ...

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

Maui will get a big jolt of caffeine adrenaline again when the 11th annual Seed to Cup coffee festival percolates from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 4 throughout Maui Tropical Plantation’s Village Area in Waikapu. Free and open to the coffee-loving public, the festival will have a full day of ...

‘Images of Land & Sea 2018” at Lahaina’s Village Galleries

Village Galleries, Hawaii’s oldest gallery, invites the public to a gala reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in celebration of the opening of its latest exhibition, “Images of Land & Sea 2018,” which focuses on the recent works by husband-and-wife artists Ian Tremewen and Lorraine ...

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 ...

Art on Market supports food bank with fundraiser

The August recipient of Wailuku’s Art On Market “Bucks for Ducks” program is the Maui Food Bank, which kicks off with sales during Wailuku’s First Friday Town Party. Proceeds from the purchase of the ducks will go toward helping the food bank fulfill its mission to help the hungry in ...

Pet of the Week

Looking for a fun new friend who’s equal parts sweet and silly? Then you’ve got to meet me, Argyle, cat No. 6. I’m a playful and loving 1-year-old neutered male who is happiest when I can cruise by your side and make you smile. I’m very interactive and will play, cuddle and kiss my ...

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 ...