The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 29 Aug 2014 18:01:02 EDTFri, 29 Aug 2014 18:01:02 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPrepping for Playhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/589119.htmlFirst Photo: Kihei Charter School Athletic Director James Sparke presents the school's inaugural football team to the student body during a pep rally in the school's auditorium Thursday afternoon.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSHAKA: Kauai measure differs from initiativehttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/589120.htmlThere was no clear consensus this week on how a federal judge's ruling against a Kauai County pesticides and bioengineered crops bill would affect a Nov.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTKahului residents without water due to waterline breakhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/589121.htmlA Maui County waterline broke early Thursday, leaving an area of Kahului without water for up to six hours, including the University of Hawaii Maui College, the Maui Arts & Cultural Center and neighboring residents.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTIncreases in visitor spending contribute to industry growthhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/589122.htmlVisitor expenditures on Maui grew by 8.2 percent to $365.8 million in July compared to the same month last year, while the number of people who visited the island remained stable, the Hawai'i Tourism Authority reported Wednesday.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMMMC staff cuts will be limited to Molokini, for nowhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/589123.htmlMaui Memorial Medical Center administrators said this week that they do not anticipate cutting staff positions other than those associated with the closure of the hospital's adolescent behavioral health unit, Molokini II, at least for now.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT