Makawao – Mandy Tavares (from left, first photo) holding Malia Tavares and Shaun Tavares holding Mia Tavares wait for the annual Makawao Fourth of July Parade in Makawao on July 1; photo by Melissa Tanji.

Makawao – Amelia Couture (from left, second photo), Hallie Hunt, Nicole D. Yezzi, Nicole Humphrey, and Ashley Krost celebrate a successful opening night for Adaptations Dance Theater’s “Bring It Home” show June 23; photo by Wilson Ethington.

Makawao – Cowboys Kaulana Funes (left, third photo) and Ty Kauai await the start of the annual Makawao Rodeo Bull Bash on Friday night at Oskie Rice Arena; photo by Lila Fujimoto.

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