Cost, location of school crossing options weighed

Local News

KIHEI — Building an underpass to help Kihei high school students cross busy Piilani Highway could range in cost from $18 million to $30.5 million, while an overpass could cost anywhere from $10.8 million to $20.2 million depending on the location, according to information gathered in a study ...

Tournament raises $45,000 for Hale Mahaolu

Community News

The Credit Unions of Maui raised $45,000 for Hale Mahaolu during its annual Charity Golf Tournament on Sept. 17. “We so appreciate the Credit Unions of Maui selecting Hale Mahaolu as the beneficiary of its 7th annual golf tournament,” said Hale Mahaolu Executive Director Grant Chun. ...

War Memorial Stadium, track to close for seven months for repairs

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Track and bleacher repairs will force a seventh-month closure of Central Maui’s main stadium and track facility. The War Memorial Football Stadium and Satoki Yamamoto Track and Field Facility in Wailuku will be closed from Oct. 2 through May 4 while it undergoes repair projects, the county ...

Monkeypod Kitchen honored for volunteerism

Community News

Monkeypod Kitchen recently received the No Ka Oi Highway Hui Award from the state Department of Transportation Highways Division — Maui District in recognition of its participation in the Adopt-A-Highway program. The restaurant has two Adopt-A-Highway locations, from Mile Marker 3.5 to 5.5 ...

Fired up on Maui

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Makai Glass Maui co-owner and artist Justin Brown uses a hand torch to keep a glass sculpture that is being created a uniform temperature while working with Eric Anderson Tuesday morning in the Haliimaile studio. In the background, Harrison McCandless gears up to work close to one of the ...

Charity walk raises over $1M in updated count

Community News

The 43rd annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk in Maui County exceeded its $1 million goal for the sixth year as more than 1,300 walkers gathered to help raise funds for local nonprofits. Held on Aug. 20 by the Maui Hotel and Lodging Association, the event raised $1,063,027, according to a ...