Hotels to host vaccine clinics

Local News

The Wailea Beach Resort, Marriott will host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. Pfizer doses will be available to those ages 12 years and older; minors require parental approval. Participants can access the clinic through the security area. The Ritz-Carlton Kapalua ...

Pandemic a test of patience for student-athletes

Maui Coronavirus Impacts

These past 18 months have been the ultimate test of patience and resilience as student-athletes wait for the resumption of their sports seasons amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Some continue to train while others have decided to throw in the towel. First came the canceled Maui Interscholastic ...

Victorino honored at MEO virtual gala

Community News

The 2020 Maui Economic Opportunity “ … Do What Is Right” fundraising gala was held virtually on Aug. 28, after three postponements due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maui County Council Chairwoman Alice Lee, state Sen. Roz Baker and state Rep. Troy Hashimoto joined the livestream event at ...

MEO youth, staff help clean Sugar Beach

Community News

Maui Economic Opportunity Youth Services summer program participants and staff, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui “bigs” and “littles” and Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman staff joined in the E malama I ko kakou moana “Save Our Ocean” beach cleanup at Kihei’s Sugar Beach on July 29. ...

Amazon founder donates to Hawaii Land Trust

Community News

Hawaii Land Trust has received a donation from Amazon Founder and Executive Chair Jeff Bezos to assist with vital land protection and stewardship work in four communities across Maui. Bezos’s gift will support the nonprofit’s work in the communities of Waihee, Hana, Kaupo and ...

‘Fuel Up. Do Good’ fundraiser benefits nonprofit

Community News

Ohana Fuels has selected Maui AIDS Foundation as the second quarter beneficiary of its “Fuel Up. Do Good.” program and has donated $6,521.69 to the nonprofit. A portion of the proceeds from every gallon of gasoline purchased at Ohana Fuels locations on Maui from April 1 to June 30 was ...