Picnic previews the Fourth of July

Hale Mahaolu’s 21st annual All-American Picnic at the Elua Community Hall in Kahului on Tuesday featured fireworks, music, a visit from Mayor Alan Arakawa and food. Hale Mahaolu staffers (from left) Kim Phillips, Teryce Dadian, Craylan Ah Sam and Fincher Sterling dished up some of the Fourth of July fare, complete with bright smiles, while working the food line at the picnic.