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Maui Pony League All-Stars: from back left, No'e Kawachi, Treston Carter, Nainoa Keahi, Logan Cabrera, Grayson Griffiths
Waylon Golis-Bacos, and Nathan Facuri. Front from left, Koa Hashimoto, Kainoa Sanchez, Nalu Santiago, Iokepa Supnet, Colton Okamoto, and Brysen Fukutomi. Photo by Maui Pony League All-Stars.
Maui Pony All-Stars Seek Donations For State Tourney
June 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Sports
 

The Maui Pony All-Stars baseball team will be competing at the Hawaii State Pony Baseball Championships for 13-year-olds in Hilo, from June 27 to July 1.


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BJ Penn Prepares for his Upcoming Fight with Jon Fitch at UFC 127
February 24th, 2011 · 1 Comment · MMA
 

By Lisa Teichner Stan Rosario is the Producer and Senior Editor of BJ Penn.com and Prodigy Productions. He has been in all of BJ’s training camps since 2004, documenting them along the way, including the camp that is getting BJ ready for Jon Fitch. Rosario did not go on the trip down under for UFC […]


Two pedestrians struck in South Maui hit and run accident
Two pedestrians struck in South Maui hit and run accident
September 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Two pedestrians were transported to the hospital after they were struck by a pickup truck in a hit and run accident on South Kihei Road early Sunday morning, September 26, 2010.  The accident was reported at 2:04 a.m. on South Kihei Road at the Kupuna Street intersection in South Maui. The two pedestrians were crossing […]


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3.7 magnitude quake shakes Big Island
August 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Residents of the Big Island experienced a moderate tremor just before noon today. The Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency reports an earthquake measuring 3.7 in magnitude occurred at 11:52 a.m. Hawaii Standard Time. The quake was centered 5 miles SE of Pu’u O’o Crater, 24 miles S of Hilo, and 225 miles SE of Honolulu […]


UH Board of Regents approves Thirty Meter Telescope Project on Mauna Kea
UH Board of Regents approves Thirty Meter Telescope Project on Mauna Kea
June 28th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The UH Board of Regents yesterday approved the Thirty Meter Telescope Project for Mauna Kea, that when built, will be the largest and most advanced telescope in the world.  The project now goes to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources for a conservation district use permit.  “The Thirty Meter Telescope will take us […]


VIDEO: Halau Ke’alaokamaile & Kumu Keali’i Reichel honored by Council
VIDEO: Halau Ke’alaokamaile & Kumu Keali’i Reichel honored by Council
June 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher The Maui County Council today congratulated Maui’s Halau Ke’alaokamaile for the honors they won at the 47th Merrie Monarch Hula Festival held in April in Hilo.  Kumu Hula Keali’i Reichel and accepted the honor for the halau saying, “everything that we do, we do to hopefully make our island, our kupuna, and […]


Maui Halau Ke'alaokamaile under the direction of Kumu hula Keali'i Reichel take top honors in the 2010 wahine (women) categories.  Photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui Halau takes top honors at Merrie Monarch Hula Festival
April 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher Maui Halau Ke’alaokamaile under the direction of Kumu Hula Keali’i Reichel swept the wahine hula titles at the weekend Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo.  The 47th Annual event included a solo competition and men’s and women’s divisions for traditional and modern hula. Eighteen women from the halau performed He Mele Inoa No […]


Clifford Nae'ole.  File Photo by Wendy Osher.
18th Annual Celebration of the Arts Festival, April 2-4
March 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Featured, Maui Arts & Entertainment, Maui News
 

Hawaii’s premiere hands-on arts and cultural festival will grace the grounds of the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua Resort, April 2-4, 2010.  In preparation for the 18th Annual Celebration of the Arts Festival, event chair Clifford Nae’ole announced the theme “E ia ka Manawa”, or “Here, Now is the Time” saying this year’s focus will initiate thoughts from […]


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Quake Rattles Big Island, No tsunami
March 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

A 4.4 magnitude quake rattled the Big Island Monday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.  Readings from the Hawaii Volcano Observatory were slightly higher, measuring the quake at a 4.5 magnitude tremor.  The earthquake was reported at 6:30 p.m. 13 miles south west of Laupahoehoe, Hawaii on the eastern slopes of Mauna Kea.  There […]


Briefing on Planned Cuts at Human Services Dept on Maui
Briefing on Planned Cuts at Human Services Dept on Maui
February 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher The legislative Committee on Human Services will hold an informational briefing on Maui Thursday afternoon (February 25, 2010) to discuss planned cuts at the State Department of Human Services. Under the Plan, the State’s Eligibility Processing Operations Division would consolidate facilities in Honolulu and Hilo, where the greatest number of workers are […]


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