The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 5 Jul 2015 10:55:40 EDTSun, 5 Jul 2015 10:55:40 EDT Briefs'Night of Magic' to benefit Kokua Fund "A Night of Magic" ball to benefit the Mayor Arakawa Community Kokua Fund will take place Saturday at the Grand Wailea Resor.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTNative trees at arboretum nominated as exceptionalNative trees at arboretum nominated as exceptional Board of Directors of the D.T. Fleming Arboretum at Pu'u Mahoe has announced that eight trees from the arboretum have been accepted as exceptional trees by the Arborist Committee of Maui County.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTMaui Matsuri announces contest winners Matsuri organizers announced their contest winners from the 15th annual Maui Matsuri festival held on May 16 at University of Hawaii Maui College. The event celebrated Japanese culture with offerings of food, art, crafts and entertainment.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTScholarships awarded to 2 Baldwin students Japanese Cultural Society of Maui recently presented a $1,000 scholarship to Baldwin High School graduates Layke Yamauchi and Stefani-Frances Sachiko Balala.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTDuke's Beach House awards staff at Princess Nahienaena Elementary School's Beach House recently recognized Desirae Kapuras, Eileen Medvec and Lora-Lea LaMarre of Princess Nahienaena Elementary School as Educator of the Month for March, April and May, respectively.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT