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Cook Hawaiian Style and Build Your Own Imu
Cook Hawaiian Style and Build Your Own Imu
November 5th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Food
 

At a luau, the kalua pig is the main event.  “Kalua” refers to the cooking process of using an earthen oven, or “imu”, which is really just a large underground steam cooker.  Traditionally ti and banana leaf-covered breadfruit, sweet potatoes, bananas, taro, and other vegetables accompany the pig. Preparations begin early as cooks dig a […]


West Maui council candidates featured in meet and greet event at the Maui Theatre
West Maui council candidates featured in meet and greet event at the Maui Theatre
August 12th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Voters will get a chance to meet the candidates vying for the West Maui Council seat during a Meet and Greet event this Sunday, August 15, 2010 at the Maui Theatre in Lahaina.  The meet and greet portion begins at 4:30 p.m. in the lobby of the Maui Theater with a formal discussion taking place on […]


Maui ballot includes 3 uncontested races and crowded contests to fill vacancies
Maui ballot includes 3 uncontested races and crowded contests to fill vacancies
July 21st, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

By Wendy Osher In a ballot that is filled with 11 mayoral candidates, three Maui council members and Maui’s OHA representative will return to office without a single challenger.  Council Members Joe Pontanilla of Kahului, Gladys Baisa of Upcountry Maui, and Danny Mateo of Molokai are uncontested in the September Primary election.  Maui’s Trustee for […]


Maui Ballot taking shape as 2010 election filing deadline nears
Maui Ballot taking shape as 2010 election filing deadline nears
July 16th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

The Maui ballot continues to take shape as the July 20th deadline for candidate filing nears.  As of Tuesday, 14 people had pulled papers for the Mayor’s race and seven had filed, confirming their candidacy—the most recent of which was Maui Mayor Charmaine Tavares who made her run for re-election official on Friday.  In the […]