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Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1916 — Ladies of Maui have recently organized the Maui Music Club, which was formed for the object of “the development and stimulation of musical interest in understanding among its members.” 75 Years Ago 1941 — All Maui County police officers were granted a $10 per ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Hilo Naniloa now Hilton DoubleTree

Following a $30 million recent renovation, a historic Hawaiian property debuted as the first hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii for DoubleTree by Hilton, one of the chain’s 13 market-leading brands. The Grand Naniloa Hotel Hilo - a DoubleTree by Hilton is located on 70 acres of lush ...

Highlights of UH-MC art

More than 100 artworks by some 80 University of Hawaii Maui College students will be displayed starting Thursday at the campus library in Kahului. Students created the pieces chosen for the exhibit during the spring semester and current fall semester, and the work encompasses painting, ...

In the loop

Feather work focus of Hui art program The Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center invites the community to learn about the art of traditional and contemporary Hawaiian feather work through its Art with Aloha program this month. Artist Mele Kahalepuna Chun will offer a free talk story and ...

Nobel laureate Bob Dylan’s art in major London show

LONDON — The timing couldn’t have been better for Saturday’s opening of “The Beaten Path,” a major exhibit of Bob Dylan’s artworks at the Halcyon Gallery on London’s pricey New Bond Street. Worldwide interest in the veteran American troubadour has soared after his surprising ...

Big Chefs, Little Chefs a big hit

Big Chef Masaharu Morimoto and Little Chef Jeremiah “JJ” Valeroso pose at the Oct. 28 Big Chefs Little Chefs event at the Yokouchi Family Estate in Wailuku. The event benefited the Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui, with Morimoto donating a privately cooked dinner for 10 people to be ...

Montage Kapalua Bay offers elite European skin care line

Montage Hotels & Resorts and Spa Montage have announced a partnership with Jacqueline Piotaz Switzerland to become the elite European skin care line’s first North American partner. Having launched the partnership at Spa Montage Deer Valley in February, the brand will also launch at ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed  as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

Pet of the Week

Do you like a quiet cutie with a playful side, too? Then look no further! My name is Elaine, No. 65, and I’m a 2-year-old spayed female who was just left here with no note to explain why on Aug. 22. That was pretty hard on me, especially since I had a big wound on my head that required ...

South Dakota chef seeks to revive culture’s cuisine, history

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sean Sherman is working to help Native Americans reclaim their identity one meal at a time. The chef, an Oglala Lakota born on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, embarked on a journey almost a decade ago to revitalize the gastronomy of his culture to ...

Restaurant Week Wailea tempts

Twenty, count ‘em, top establishments will offer meal deals for the biannual   Restaurant Week Wailea promotion from today through Nov. 12. The award-winning culinary talent in the resort restaurants will once again whip up remarkable three-course, pre-fixe menus for $29, $39 or $49 per ...

Kahili Restaurant to present art opening on Thursday

Kahili Restaurant and King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapu invite the community to a Fine Art Opening from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday. There will be refreshments and musical entertainment by Cambria Moss and Richard Dioso. Attendees will also have the chance to meet local artists Loren D. ...

Thank-You Letters

Oct. 22, was perhaps the luckiest day of my life. It was around 11 a.m. that I died ... flatlined before I hit the ground ... make die dead. OK, OK, here comes the lucky part. I was just outside of the fence of the Pukalani pool. A pool patron, Keoni Cabanting, saw me go down and quickly raised ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1916 — This week, the final one of the campaign, has been a busy one for the Maui candidates and politicians, as many meetings have been held almost every night in various parts of the county. 75 Years Ago 1941 — Filipinos from all sections of Maui held a mass meeting ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Speed Dating:

I admit I’m not a “speed-dating” virgin. I first got on the fast friendship track last year when I was invited to try it at the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival. Although I’m an old married lady, I was smitten, blushing with anticipation even, to be invited back earlier this month ...

In the loop

The Noble Chef benefit for Maui Culinary Academy was a huge success last weekend at the Fairmont Kea Lani, and it raised thousands of dollars for the student chef programs at the University of Hawaii Maui College. Everyone who was anyone in Maui’s food-service industry was in attendance. ...

Matte finishes are a top fall decor trend

Take a look through the fall decor catalogs or browse the aisles of furnishings stores and you’ll see a recurring theme: matte finishes. “Matte is having a moment right now,” says Donna Garlough, Joss & Main’s style director. “Especially in white, black, chalky grays and ...

Mexican band Mana fighting for sea turtles with new clothing

NEW YORK — Mexican rock band Mana is expanding its fight to save endangered sea turtles with a clothing line. The band, known for its environmental activism, is stepping into the fashion industry with Ritos del Sol, a line of eco-friendly jeans and T-shirts for men and women. A percentage ...