Unemployment rates in Maui County were a mixed bag. Maui Island’s 4% rate was unchanged from last month; Molokaʻi’s rate 13.9% rate was down from month before levels; and Lānaʻi’s 2.9% rate increased slightly from September.
The Hawaiʻi Nutrition and Physical Activity Coalition joins AARP in hosting a talk story luncheon and informational workshop on Friday, Nov. 21, focused on plans for Wailuku Town and the “Complete Streets” design principle to promote safe roadways for motorists and pedestrians alike.
The University of Hawaiʻi will offer four financial aid workshops in Maui County for Native Hawaiian students interested in attending college, and those interested in applying for college scholarships.
Student plans range from: an exotic, hand-made jewelry company using local sources, to a cyber-security consultancy, a company distributing culturally inspired Hāna-made products, a raw food restaurant, and a centrally located furniture refinisher/paint warehouse.