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MFD, MPD Take A Swing at Cancer

On Saturday, September 23, players from the Maui Police Department and the Maui Fire Department will face off in a long-awaited re-match softball tournament to benefit the Pacific Cancer Foundation. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the game starts at 6:00 p.m. Saturday at the Ichiro Iron Meahara Baseball Stadium in Wailuku.  There will be a great selection of local …

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Tulsi Gabbard returned to Maui for public talk story sessions and to inspect the Olowalu erosion

Yesterday on Maui, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard toured sections of Honoapiʻilani Highway in West Maui near Olowalu Reef that are deteriorating due to rising sea levels and erosion, creating a safety and environmental hazard. The highway is the only road in and out of West Maui, an area that is home to thousands of residents and Maui’s largest tourist population. It …

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Maui Health System welcomes new leader at hospitals in Kula and Lānaʻi

Maui Health System is excited to announce the appointment of Kimberly Fuson as the new Senior Director of Long Term Care and Critical Access for Kula Hospital and Lānaʻi Community Hospital. She brings to Maui over two decades of healthcare experience, specifically working with senior housing and human service organizations. “To live and work with the people and in the …

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Maui Humane Society Receives $15,000 Grant for Veterinary Medical Equipment

The Maui Humane Society (MHS) has received a $15,000 grant from Banfield Foundation for medical equipment to be used in its recently expanded Veterinary and Spay/Neuter Clinic. “We’re very grateful for this generous support from the Banfield Foundation,” says Jerleen Bryant, CEO, Maui Humane Society, “and this equipment will certainly allow us to provide even better care for the animals …

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Study Abroad Fair at UH Maui College Presents Global Opportunities

The University of Hawai`i Maui College and its International Office invite the public to learn and consult with representatives from participating universities from Japan, the Czech Republic and the Philippines at the Study Abroad Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in Pā‘ina Building, UH Maui College. Participating universities include Japan’s University of the Ryukyus, Onomichi City University, …

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Maui Mall releases it’s September 2017 calendar of events

Maui Mall releases it’s September 2017 calendar of events!  Thinking of taking a break from your mall errands?  Kick back and relax to the free hula shows and much more! Special Events: Maui Model Search by Larson Talent Hawaii – Open Casting Call September 2, Saturday, 10am-4pm – Suite A-2 (next to IHOP) Grandparents Day at Regal Maui Mall Megaplex …

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Vendors Sought for 43rd Annual Senior Fair

The 43rd Annual Senior Fair will be held on October 28 from 730 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Maui Economic Opportunity, Inc., the organizer of the event, is seeking non-profit and for profit individuals and groups who have something to share with the kupuna attendees. Crafters and food vendors are also invited to join in on the festivities. The 2016 event attracted …

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Special Olympics Maui announces 4th Annual Maui Swim & Fin Fundraiser

The fourth annual Maui Swim & Fin to benefit Special Olympics Maui Swim Team at Kihei Aquatics Center is slated for Saturday, September 30, 2017. This public community event welcomes all swimmers of all ages and swim levels. Registration commences at 8:00am with age-range swimming commencing at 8:45am. Each entrant must collect a minimum donation entry fee of $35 which …

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20 students graduate from MEO’s Business Development Program

MEO’s Business Development Program graduated twenty (20) students from the Core Four Business Planning course on August 15, 2017. The County of Maui Mayors Office of Economic Development Director Teena Rasmussen , attended the event and gave encouraging advice to the graduates. At the graduation, the soon-to-be entrepreneurs received one-on-one guidance from local commercial bankers, MEO partners from SBDC and …

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