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Community News

Program awards 11 students scholarships

The Maui’s Sons and Daughters of the Nisei Veterans/Maui AJA Veterans scholarship program has awarded $1,000 scholarships to 11 Maui County high school graduates. The recipients are Joshua Worth of Kamehameha Schools Maui; Shayden Aoyagi and Alexis Camara of King Kekaulike High School; ...

MHLA virtual charity walk to start in August

The Maui Hotel & Lodging Association’s 2021 Visitor Industry Charity Walk event will be held completely online and run from Aug. 30 to Sept. 12. Instead of an in-person event, this year’s fundraising walk will be launched on a digital platform that participants and donors can download ...

Sugimura and Gerbig named kupuna advocates

Maui County Council Member Yuki Lei Sugimura and West Maui senior leader Arleen Gerbig have both been named 2021 Kupuna Advocate of the Year by Maui Economic Opportunity. They will be honored at MEO’s 49th Annual Kupuna Aloha Celebration, which will be shown from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday via ...

Local Briefs

Builder, entrepreneur to address Rotary club Ridgeline Homes Inc. Vice President Joshua Lindsey will be the guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Kahului’s virtual meeting from noon to 1 p.m. on Monday. Lindsey is a home builder, entrepreneur and vice president of his family’s ...

Pet of the Week

When I was brought to MHS, I was skin and bones and practically at death’s door. Thanks to a lot of hard work and a wonderful foster family that gave me lots of love, I’ve made a full recovery! My name is Manapua and I’m ready for an ohana of my own, I’m looking for a dog-savvy home ...

Summer experiences

It’s been a busy and productive summer for more than 115 Maui high school students participating in Upward Bound and in GEAR UP’s Alaka’i Emerging Leaders Academy. Upward Bound is a free, federally funded program for eligible high school students, those committed to being the first in ...