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A&B Net Income is Down Two-Thirds in 2009
A&B Net Income is Down Two-Thirds in 2009
February 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Posted by Wendy Osher Earnings at Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) for 2009 were down about two thirds from the previous year.  Net income for the company dropped from $132.4 million in 2008 to just $44.2 million in 2009. Meantime, revenue for the full year 2009 was $1,404.8 million, compared to revenue of $1,879.8 million […]


Sgt. David Silva.  Courtesy Photo, Maui Police Department.
Silva Named 2009 Officer of the Year
September 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department’s Sergeant David Silva is being honored as the recipient of the Officer of the Year Award from the 2009 Hawaii State Law Enforcement Officers Association.  Sergeant Silva will be honored at HSLEOA Conference banquet which will be held next Friday evening, September 25, 2009, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Kapalua. […]


LAYOFFS LOOMING:  STATE REVENUES LOWER THAN PROJECTED
LAYOFFS LOOMING: STATE REVENUES LOWER THAN PROJECTED
July 9th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

An updated assessment of tax revenues shows the state lost an additional $57 million in FY09-worse than the 9 percent decline projected by the Council on Revenues.    Governor Linda Lingle said she will have to make “tough, realistic decisions to close the budget shortfall.”  She did not specify how many workers would be laid […]


Brian Moto. File photo.
MAUI’S CORPORATION COUNSEL MOTO HONORED WITH STATE AWARD
March 18th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Maui Corporation Council Brian T. Moto was honored this week with an award from the Hawaii State Bar Association, Government Lawyer’s Section.Moto on Monday recived the inaugural 2008 Pro Bono Service Award for providing legal services free of charge to those in need, and for his leadership in a number of community organizations. In recognition […]


PASSPORT RESORTS SELLS INTEREST IN HOTEL HANA-MAUI
PASSPORT RESORTS SELLS INTEREST IN HOTEL HANA-MAUI
January 21st, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

A minority owner of the Hotel Hana-Maui & Honua Spa has sold its interest in the remote East Maui property.  The San Francisco-based Passport Resorts LLC, completed the transaction on January 6th, transitioning operations of the Four Diamond resort to Arden Grove Hospitality.  Passport Resorts first took over management of the Hotel Hana-Maui in August […]


International Festival of Canoes Part 1: Lahainaluna Team
International Festival of Canoes Part 1: Lahainaluna Team
June 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CANOES, PART 1:  LAHAINALUNA TEAM Hawaii’s voyaging canoe history is still practiced today by paddling clubs, and also schools who learn the art of crafting a canoe.  Lahainaluna High School is participating as carvers in this year’s International Festival of Canoes.  Jeremy Delos Reyes leads the team as they put their skills […]


International Festival of Canoes, Part 4: Master Navigator Chad Kalepa Baybayan and the Hoku Akakai
International Festival of Canoes, Part 4: Master Navigator Chad Kalepa Baybayan and the Hoku Akakai
June 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher Aha Punanaleo’s deep sea voyaging canoe arrived in Lahaina in Celebration of the 2008 International Festival of Canoes.  We speak to Master Navigator Cad Babayan who explains the unique partnership in which the vessel is used as a tool in perpetuating the Hawaiian language to teach students and aspiring navigators about math […]


International Festival of Canoes, Part 5 – Hawaiian Art Gallery
International Festival of Canoes, Part 5 – Hawaiian Art Gallery
June 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off · Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CANOES, PART 5–HAWAIIAN ART GALLERY The 2008 International Festivals of Canoes in Lahaina (held from May 18-21) featured a special attraction this year: a Maoli Art exhibit featuring native Hawaiian art by Native Hawaiian artists. Promoters Ianuali Kaonohiokalanikoholua and Daniel Anthony share the wisdom of the artists and the inspiration they draw […]