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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 242-6335. • 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. ...

Dream of memories

Seeing the delight on the faces of Belmi and Gustavo Tepeque as they explored Iao Valley’s Kepaniwai Heritage Gardens with their two young children last week, it would be easy to think the young couple from Santa Barbara, Calif., didn’t have a care in the world. With a wide, enthusiastic ...

Reef fish are living connections to Hawaii’s culture and past

In the vast Pacific Ocean, Hawaii’s coral reefs reign as one of nature’s greatest marvels, home to some of the world’s most unique marine animals. Beneath the waves where earth-toned corals are muted in color, the vibrancy is brought to life through its reef fish. These families of reef ...

Third annual Color Festival Hawaii presents vibrant array of local favorites

Tickets are available for the third annual Color Festival Hawaii, benefitting Imua Family Services. The event will be from 1 to 6 p.m. April 25 at Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Maui singer-songwriter Anuhea will be the headlining artist. She will be joined by Maui island reggae band Ekolu ...

Imua Family Services gala has Chinese theme

Imua Family Services announces this year’s annual gala, The Chinese Lantern Festival — The RED Ball. The third installment of the Festivals of the World events series will be held April 4 at the Hyatt Regency Maui in Kaanapali. The main event takes place from 5:30 to 10 p.m. and will ...

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

Looking for a playful pal that will always try to make you smile? Then you should meet me! Tiffany’s my name and loving is definitely my game. Although I’m an adult at 4 years old, I still love to play with my toys like a youngster. I was brought to the shelter for medical help and thanks ...

Bold decor, and you still get the security deposit back

Noelle Daumeyer and her roommates knew they needed a big, bold art piece to decorate the bland, white walls in the living room of their rented apartment, but they also worried about damaging the paint. They solved the problem by painting their own version of Henri Matisse’s “Dance” and ...

Sustainable, versatile, delicious: Honey’s got buzz

Honey isn’t just honey anymore. At farmers markets, grocery stores and restaurants, there’s a wide assortment of honeys in various colors and tastes, from faraway places and ones next door. Why is a food that’s been part of the human diet for millennia suddenly so trendy? First, of ...

What virus outbreak means for mortgage rates

The Federal Reserve cut short-term interest rates by half a percentage point Tuesday in an effort to protect the economy from more damage from the virus outbreak. The move may present options for mortgage shoppers. What does all this mean for home buyers? Or those looking to lock in a mortgage ...

Publishers Weekly Best-sellers

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Blindside” by James Patterson and James Born (Little, Brown) 2. “American Dirt” by Jeanine Cummins (Flatiron Books) 3. “The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse’’ by Charlie Mackesy (Harperone) 4. “The Warsaw Protocol” by Steve Berry (Minotaur) ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1920 — Japanese women loading cane under contract for the Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. earned as much as $120.35 during the month of February. Thirty-three women earned more than $80, and 13 of these in excess of $100. 75 Years Ago 1945 — A decrease of about 25,000 ...

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 242-6335. • 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. ...

Time to rethink shaking hands?

Give ’em a firm grip and look ’em right in the eye. That’s how my father taught me to shake a hand. It was a ritual he considered quite important. I remember him patiently practicing it with me until I got it right. He said it was more than just pressing the flesh, it was meeting someone ...

Exhibition commemorates Fair’s 40-year career on Maui

Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao will present a retrospective exhibition, “Deybra Fair — Trinkets, Tokens & Treasures of a Charmed Life,” March 13 through May 8. The Retrospective Series was designed to acknowledge the contributions of individuals, who have made a profound ...

Malama Maui Nui hosts 18th Art of Trash exhibition

The 18th Art of Trash exhibition, presented by Malama Maui Nui, will open at the Maui Mall 5 to 8:30 p.m. April 4. The show will run through May 2 with gallery hours from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. This year’s theme, “Recycle, Reinvent, Repurpose,” encourages artists and designers to ...

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

Lady is looking for love, now that she’s got a new lease on life! Do you love a graying muzzle and a warm heart? Then you should meet me, Lady! I’m a laid-back 8-year-old who’s been through a lot in my years. When I was brought to MHS back in January, I was suffering from a leg infection ...

In home renovations, ceilings now have something to say

The ceiling — sometimes referred to as a room’s fifth wall — often gets short shrift in decorating schemes. Walls and furnishings take center stage while the acreage overhead receives a coat of neutral white paint, with perhaps a snazzy ceiling fixture. That wasn’t the case ...

For the ultimate grilled cheese, use both the stovetop and oven

Grilled cheese is the ultimate comfort food, an adult treat that harkens back to childhood. I never met a grilled cheese sandwich I didn’t like. Where I grew up, there was an old-fashioned drug store with a lunch counter. When the weather was good, my best friend and I would ride our bikes ...