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The Maui Smart Grid Project will demonstrate and evaluate new technologies that will help residents better manage and reduce energy consumption during periods of high demand. It will also assist Maui Electric Company (MECO) operate the electricity grid more efficiently.
Feb. 15 Deadline to Register for Maui Energy Conference
January 23rd, 2015 · 6 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business, Maui News

On March 25 to 27, the County of Maui in partnership with Maui Economic Development Board will hold the second Maui Energy Conference and Exhibition amid this revolution to examine how consumers see the electric utility.

Photo courtesy of The Stice Team, Hawaii Life
County Council and Mayor Address Real Estate Issues in Maui County
January 8th, 2015 · 13 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Real Estate

On Dec. 8, 2014, Mayor Alan Arakawa signed three bills in to law that have significant impact on the real estate industry on Maui

Another advisory level swell is expected to reach our winter shorelines today and building into the weekend.  This is a file photo of Kahului Harbor's Pier 1 taken last month. Photo by Riley Yap.
Maui’s North-Facing Shores Can Expect Big Surf
December 20th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Surf, Weather

Wave activity was expected to pick up late last night and build into Friday, Dec. 20, as another advisory-level winter swell arrives to the shores of Maui. The National Weather Service has issued a high-surf warning for the north facing shores of Maui through 6 p.m. tonight.

Football gambling. Photo by allcasinoneeds.com.
Kihei Man Gets Probation for Promotion of Gambling
July 16th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News

Kihei resident Richard Oliverio is on five years probation for a sports bookmaking operation that investigators said took in 318 wagers totaling more than $44,290 in a three-week period.

Maui County agrees to eight-year contract extension with the EA Sports Maui Invitational. Photo courtesy EA Sports.
County Agrees to 8-year Extension With EA Sports
July 13th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Sports

The County of Maui has agreed to extend its partnership with the EA Sports Maui Invitational Basketball Tournament for another eight years.

County of Maui logo. Photo by Wendy Osher.
County and State Push for Nahiku Community Center
May 17th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News

Maui County and state officials are working together to help start the first community center for the people of Nahiku.

Maui County Unemployment Rises; State Remains The Same
Maui County Unemployment Rises; State Remains The Same
March 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business

Unemployment in Maui County rose 1/2 percent between January 2011 and December 2010 to 7.9 percent, according to non-seasonally adjusted unemployment numbers announced today by the Hawaii State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR).

Maui County Bonds’ Rating Raised
Maui County Bonds’ Rating Raised
November 9th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Business

Standard and Poor’s, known for its providing of credit ratings and maintaining the S&P 500, announced that it will raise their rating for long-term bonds to AA+ – a rating that insures the utmost of safety. This is an upgrade that has been a long-time coming for the financially savvy Maui County, a county that […]

Photo of Maui Mayor Charmaine Tavares, Courtesy County of Maui.
Tavares Sends Proposed Bills Designed to Streamline Planning Permits to Council
October 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News

Mayor Charmaine Tavares today transmitted to Council a legislative package designed to streamline the Planning Department’s permitting process. The proposed bills, also known as the “Planning Permitting Streamlining Package,” remove bureaucracy by simplifying the approval process for certain projects. The existing processes for planned development, off-site parking and project district permits require more complex approvals, with […]

MauiNOW File photo.
Maui No Ka Oi again!!! Maui is Best Island in the World for the 16th Time
October 13th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business, Maui News

For an unprecedented 16th time, the island of Maui captured “Best Island in the World” honors in the 23rd annual CONDE NAST TRAVELER Readers’ Choice Awards Poll.  With a score of 90.7, it also garnered “Best Pacific Island” for the 20th consecutive year. According to the magazine, “Maui is the only island to score above […]

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