Kihei – Cadets Matangi Fakava (left) and Justin Pagaduan flank school resource officer Nichole Comilang at the second annual Maui Police Department Teen Academy graduation July 21 at the Kihei Police Station; photo by Lila Fujimoto.
Wailuku – Friends Randol Leach (left) and Dan Schiessler ran into each other July 23 while waiting for the doors to open for Maui OnStage’s production of “9 to 5 The Musical” at the Historic Iao Theater; photo by Catherine Kenar.
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Kathryn Holtkamp, Lina Aiko Krueger and Lia Krieg-DeSouza deal with a horrible boss in the final weekend of Maui OnStage’s “9 to 5 The Musical.” Jack Grace photo
Maggie Stumpp photo
Shore works on creating stage magic for Maui OnStage’s holiday performance of “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.” Maggie Stumpp photo
America’s founders Dewey Bunnell (left) and Gerry Beckley return with their band at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater in Kahului. John Cruz will open the show with Benny Uyetake performing in the courtyard before and after the show. Tickets are $39, $49, $69 and $129 (plus applicable fees). For tickets or more information, visit the box office, www.mauiarts.org or call 242-7469. Photo courtesy Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Westin Nanea Ocean Villas Executive Chef Ikaika Manaku in the kitchen. RYAN SIPHERS photo
Lavender-lychee martini; RYAN SIPHERS photo
Natural prime rib eye and black-pepper Kauai prawns: RYAN SIPHERS photo
Mauka Makai overlooks the pool and beyond at Westin Nanea Ocean Villas in Kaanapali. Westin Nanea Ocean Villas photo
Maui premiere of “A Plastic Ocean,” today at 5 p.m. at The Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku • Today; photo via website
Master violinists Yun Chu and Melissa Kleinbart will perform Friday and Sunday around the island; photos by Robert Pollock.
Co-author and lyricist Laurie Rubin will sing “Higher” from the musical, “Allegiance” at the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance • Sunday
Tina Kailiponi (from left), Ally Shore and Karli Rose volunteer their time and skills to make community theater on Maui a treat for audiences. Jack Grace photo
kiawe-smoked local octopus with pohole fern sprouts, Kula tomatoes and blue ginger. RYAN SIPHERS photo
Charlize Theron stars in “Atomic Blonde.” Focus Features via AP photo
Will Poulter stars in “Detroit.” Annapurna Pictures via AP photo
Gene (voiced by T.J. Miller) stars in “The Emoji Movie.” Sony Pictures via AP photo
Idris Elba stars in “The Dark Tower.” Columbia Pictures/Sony via AP photo
Catch Henry Kapono at 5 p.m. Friday at Duke’s Beach House in Kaanapali. The Maui News file photo
Rick Vito (in photo) joins Gretchen Rhodes and Mick Fleetwood Aug. 26 at Fleetwood’s on Front St. in Lahaina. Jon Woodhouse photo
Lahaina Cannery Mall photo
Beach Bums BBQ & Grill servers Kim Berry (from left), Maile Cote and Abby Hatfield serve daily happy hour libations from 3 to 6 p.m. and through live music from 5 to 8 p.m. nightly in Maalaea. The Maui News / CARLA TRACY photo