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Public Reminded to Keep Safe Distance From Whales
December 27th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The US Coast Guard issued a reminder today of federal regulations that prohibit coming within 100 yards of whales when on the water, and 1,000 feet of them when operating an aircraft. The reminder comes as humpback whales enter the peak season in their annual return to the Hawaiian Islands.


Marty Dread. Courtesy image.
Last Weekend of Year Offers Plentiful Film Screenings
December 27th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment
 

There isn’t a whole lot going on this “in-betweener” holiday weekend, but we’ve highlighted what there is for those of you seeking entertainment.


George Hardin (left), and Jenna Stone Parker (right). Photos courtesy Maui Police.
Help Sought in Maui Burglary, Theft Investigation
December 26th, 2013 · 13 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (25) · Featured, Maui News
 

The allegations stem from a home burglary in Lahaina reported earlier this month in which an unknown man and woman were found within a residence without authorization from the owner.


File photo by Wendy Osher.
Grant Funds Maui Portuguese Association Radio Series
December 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The non-profit group plans to use the funds to produce a 26-segment radio series entitled, “Stories of Our People,” scheduled to air on Sundays at 8:30 p.m. on Pacific Media Group’s, KNUI AM 550.


An example of consumer fireworks that are legal to use between set times without  a permit. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui Fireworks Sales Now Underway
December 26th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (4) · Featured, Maui News
 

Stores selling permit-required firecrackers include: all Foodland stores, including Lahaina Farms and Sack N Save in Wailuku; all Times supermarkets; Nāpili Market; the Golden Dragon tent at the Queen Kaʻahumanu Shopping Center; Pine Isle Market on Lānaʻi; and Misaki’s and Take’s Variety on Molokaʻi.


Maui Christmas Tree. File photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui Christmas Tree Recycling Begins Today
December 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (3) · Featured, Maui News
 

The Recycling Section of the County of Maui requests that all Christmas trees be taken to composting facilities. County officials advise that trees cannot be taken to community centers, recycling centers, or dumped in parking lots.


An ōhi‘a lehua tree in the Waikamoi Preserve was accepted for Exceptional Tree status in Maui County. Photo courtesy The Nature Conservancy
Hawai'i Program.
Old ʻŌhi‘a Tree on Maui Considered for Exceptional Status
December 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (1) · Featured, Maui News
 

The tree, located within the Waikamoi Natural Area Preserve in East Maui, could be as old as 600 years, according to observations conducted by university biologists.


2013 Hawaiʻi VEX Match, courtesy photo.
Two Maui Teams Advance to World VEX Robotics Championship
December 24th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

Two Maui teams qualified to advance to the World VEX Robotics Championship, set to take place April 23-26, 2014, in Anaheim, CA, after competing in a regional event held over the weekend at Honolulu Community College.


File photo, MPD.
Pedestrian Killed in Honoapiʻilani Crash
December 24th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (39) · Featured, Maui News
 

A pedestrian suffered fatal injuries after being struck by a pickup truck on the Honoapiʻilani Highway on Monday night. Maui police say the identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.


Hāna Youth Center, courtesy photo.
Sammy Hagar Donates $5,000 to Help Hāna Youth
December 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (3) · Featured, Maui News
 

The Hāna Youth Center in East Maui is the recipient of a $5,000 donation that will allow the non-profit to purchase new equipment for a permanent computer lab, the organization announced.


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