KAHULUI – Dutro Ching and his mom, Ipo Dutro-Ching, enjoy a bit of shade at the Maui Mall during a hot Tuesday afternoon; photo by Catherine Kenar.

WAILUKU – Pili Kaninau (left, second photo), an advocate for Women Helping Women and Sanoe Kaaihue (right), acting executive director of Women Helping Women, congratulate Family Court Judge Keith Tanaka on his retirement Wednesday in his courtroom at Hoapili Hale in Wailuku; photo by Lila Fujimoto.

Check our featured Maui County people who make the Scene. Share your recent pictures from island life, then look for friends and family in upcoming issues. If you experience it, we want to highlight it!

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* Rules for photos: No more than six people in the photo; must be Maui County residents and identified by first and last names; faces must be seen clearly (no sunglasses, please); posed photos work best; photo must be high resolution (usually 1 or 2 MB); include the photographer’s name.