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Pet of the Week

Ever wish you had a laid-back lover boy in your life? Well, then I'm the "purrfect" 2-year- old domestic short-haired neutered male for you. My name is Hobbes, No. 30, and I'm happiest relaxing by your side and earning a few head or booty rubs whenever I can. When I was found lost in Pukalani ...

Thank-You Letters

The Maui National Junior Basketball League (NJB-Upcountry Hoops) would like to extend heartfelt appreciation to the following individuals and organizations who have donated their time and facilities to make this 2015 spring season a great success: County of Maui (Upcountry division), King ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago1915 - Maui Filipinos are forming a labor union. In the next few weeks practically all of the several hundred laborers on the island are expected to be organized. The organization will then be effected on the other islands. The name of the organization is the Filipino Laborers' ...

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. Clothing, ...

Hotel Wailea chef appears on global stage

Hotel Wailea, Hawaii's first Relais & Chateaux, announces that Chef de Cuisine Chris Kulis of Capische? was chosen among the world's top culinary talents to showcase at Expo Milan 2015.For three consecutive nights from June 30 to July 2, Kulis joined the James Beard American Restaurant ...

Many Maui restaurants win prestigious 2015 Wine Spectator awards

Attention, wine lovers of the world. Wine Spectator has released the winners of the 2015 Restaurant Awards that honor outstanding businesses with extraordinary wine lists. This year, more than 3,600 restaurants from all over the globe were recognized.There are three levels that one may ...

HORSIN’ AROUND in Colorado

JUST DUDE IT!Giddy up for an active, technology-free holidayColorado is steeped in the legacy of the Wild West with a rugged and romantic history that is full of grand adventures, explorations and settlements, according to the Colorado Dude & Guest Ranch Association.Today, away from the ...

In the loop

Open year round, Keystone Resort's Ski Tip Lodge on the western slope of the Colorado Rockies was recently named the sixth best restaurant in the country by www.OpenTable.com, compiled of more than 5 million reviews of some 20,000 restaurants across the country.Keystone Resort has long been ...

Upcountry chili cook-off set

Contestants are now being sought for the third annual Chili Appreciation Society International Hawai'i State Chili Championship Cookoff set for Aug. 2 at Ulupalakua Ranch and Maui Winery.The deadline for registration is July 15 and the entry is $50, with a limit of one chili entry per cook. The ...

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 sturdy, happy-go-lucky lady who's up for fun days at the beach, playing with kids and other dogs or hiking around Maui? Well, my name is Malie, No. 28, and I'm an affectionate and outgoing 4-year-old, spayed female pit mix who already knows how to be the ultimate best buddy for ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago1915 - Everything is set for the big races at Kahului, which start this morning. The horses are declared by their trainers to be in excellent shape and the track is said to be in fine condition. There is general disappointment over the fact that the changing of the sailing of the ...

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. Clothing, ...

FRESH FITNESS

Sometimes, trying to stay fit can be a challenge until you find that special workout routine that just seems to click, offering motivation, fun and most importantly, results.Maui offers a variety of options when it comes to exercise, but for many people, group and specialized fitness studios ...

In the loop

NEW YORKSlim one-room gyms are in, and the low cost of starting them is turning gym rats and workout instructors into entrepreneurs.There are no Olympic-sized pools, rows of treadmills or steam rooms in these small fitness studios. Instead, devotees sweat through hour-long classes in tiny ...

Thank-You Letters

The Outreach Ministry at Maria Lanakila Church in Lahaina would like to thank our parishioners, visitors and community for their contributions of canned goods and personal products to help stock the food pantry at Sacred Hearts Church on Lanai.We would also like to thank the staff and crew of ...

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 Kat, No. 34B, and when I had to come to the shelter May 10, I was pretty bummed that I wasn't going to be moving with my owners. I was so heartbroken that I just hid in the corner for a few days. See, the idea of starting over at 8 years old is pretty scary at first. Then I realized ...

Portion of 5 Palms’ omelet sales go to Kihei Canoe Club

In January, Kihei Canoe Club took a loss on several of its outrigger canoes due to a freak storm. So 5 Palms restaurant at Mana Kai Resort is stepping up to the plate to offer $1 of every Hawaiian omelet sold to the nonprofit.The "Hawaiian Omelet" is packed with Haiku tomatoes, Portuguese ...

Sunday Poi Supper on July 5 benefits school gardens

A dining benefit at Whole Foods Market Maui?Yes, on July 5, the grocery store at Maui Mall in Kahului will partner with the Edible Hawaiian Islands magazine to host a family-style Sunday Poi Supper featuring Maui-grown ingredients as a benefit for the school gardens at Pomaika'i ...