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Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1919 — In the middle of January last, some Haleakala Ranch cowboys broke ice in a stream at Olinda. Frost and ice as far down the slope as Olinda is most unusual, as Puunianiau is generally the limit as far as the freezing point is concerned. 75 Years Ago 1944 — A new ...

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. ...

Fairmont Kea Lani supports American Heart Association through February

Shannah Milstead, Fairmont Kea Lani Director of Sales & Marketing, is continuing month-long campaign in Wailea in support of heart health and the American Heart Association. Often thought of as the month for sweethearts and sweet treats, February also is about caring for the heart ...

Bali: Taman Wantilan relaunches

In its latest enhancement, Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay has relaunched Taman Wantilan restaurant with a new design and concept, which sees chefs take center stage with live action cooking stations against sparkling bay and ocean views. Setting a standard in upscale yet relaxed ...

Poetry of music is unleashed

A wise Englishman by the name of Keith Richards (yes, that Keith Richards) once said, “Music is a language that doesn’t speak in particular words. It speaks in emotions, and if it’s in the bones, it’s in the bones.” When speaking to professional musicians, they can rarely explain ...

In the Loop

Award-winning conductor and violinist, Lawrence Golan, joins the 50-plus member Maui Pops Orchestra at its “Winter Pops” concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 in Castle Theater at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Acclaimed for his vibrant, inspired performances, imaginative ...

Auditions now open for 2019 Pacific Music Institute

Hawaii Youth Symphony is currently hosting auditions for the upcoming 2019 Pacific Music Institute. Open to students ages 10 to 18 from Asia, the Pacific Rim, all Hawaii and the Mainland, this is an intensive summer program, which requires the student to have at least two years of experience ...

Furry feline fundraiser tickets on sale

The costs of taking care of 300 homeless kittens and cats adds up quickly. To help defray costs, 9th Life Hawaii, Maui’s only no-kill all cat rescue and sanctuary, will be holding a Furry Feline Fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at Cafe O Lei Banquet Room at the Dunes in Maui ...

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

My name is Gooby, and I’m a total goofball that’s about to brighten up your day. I’m a sweet and smiley 3-year-old neutered male that’s looking for a family to have a blast with. As an eager to please guy, I’m quite treat-motivated and eager to learn new things too. I love joining ...

George Lopez

As I waited for the “Tall, Dark and Chicano” comedian to call The Maui News, a bag of boiled peanuts beckoned from atop my desk. Left over from Super Bowl Sunday, the peanuts would serve as my breakfast after the 7 a.m. interview transpired. With five minutes to the call, I watched a ...

Book Review: Thriller king does it again

• “The Killer Collective” (Thomas & Mercer), by Barry Eisler At first blush, Barry Eisler’s new thriller resembles one of those cartoonish action movies in which a handful of retired covert operators who don’t trust each other are forced by circumstances to join forces for one ...

Publishers Weekly Best-sellers

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 2. “Liar Liar” by James Patterson and Candace Fox (Little, Brown) 3. “The Reckoning” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 4. “Crucible” by James Rollins (William Morrow) 5. “Turning Point” by ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1919 — Champion Shoe Shiner of the World now on the job at the American Shoe Shining & Billiard Parlor, Market Street, Wailuku. 75 Years Ago 1944 — Wanted: 4 Men to Work in Recapping Shop. Persons employed in essential activities cannot be considered without a ...

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. ...

‘Art to Heart’ gala celebrates Maui’s vibrant art scene

Ocean-blue table decor, designed and coordinated by Maui entrepreneur Amy Rice, a surf-and-turf menu and the fluid sounds of soft jazz from Prem Brolio’s guitar — all inspired by this year’s theme “The Sea” — set the stage for Maui Arts League’s “Art to Heart” awards gala on ...

Red hot ideas

Roses are red. Rings have bling. But there’s no Valentine’s Day gift as nurturing and soothing as a massage treatment. Combined with a hydrotherapy plunge into hot and cold pools, cascading waterfalls, steam bath, sauna, Japanese furo, tropical jet showers and Roman tub, it’s an indulgent ...

In the Loop

Montage Kapalua Bay is jumping with a number of spa activities in February along with food and beverage events in the Cliff House and Cane & Canoe restaurant and the launch of Hideaway. Resort guests and the general public are invited to book reservations for whatever their hearts’ desire ...

Iconic Barbie fashion comes alive in vintage collaboration for humans

In time for her 60th birthday, Barbie has a new collaborator bringing her wide-ranging style to life for humans. One of the largest sellers of vintage-inspired clothes, Unique Vintage, is working with Barbie parent Mattel on the first women’s line to meticulously duplicate some of the ...