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Mobile forensics training key to cybercrime investigation

County of Maui police officers, principals and vice principals, and information technology personnel from the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College learned more about digital evidence found on mobile devices in July. The workshop on mobile forensics was led by cybersecurity and mobile forensics expert Karen L. Paullet at the UH Maui College campus. “Almost every case we have today has a mobile device involved, which has …

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Habitat Maui’s 11th Annual Build-a-Thon Focuses on Lahaina Homes

Habitat for Humanity Maui will be holding its 11th annual Build-a-Thon fundraiser on Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will be working in the Kahoma Residential Subdivision in Lahaina, where Habitat Maui is building 10 single family homes. Participants are asked to have a personal goal of raising at least $100 in …

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Come fly a kite at the 3rd Annual Kite Festival

The public is invited to the third annual Kite Festival hosted by the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Keopuolani Park Field #8, located right below the Maui Arts and Cultural Center. This event is free. Kite kits to decorate with colored markers will be available for a …

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Law Enforcement Rise Up for 17th Annual Cop on Top, Aug 16-18

Local law enforcement officers across the state are joining forces to raise awareness for Special Olympics Hawaii athletes. From Thursday through Saturday, August 16 -18, 2018, volunteer, off-duty law enforcement will perch atop 10-foot scaffolds, in front of Hawaii Walmart stores (except the Fort Street Mall location), and shopping centers around the state to collect donations for Special Olympics Hawaii. …

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Blessing marks first phase for new high school in Kihei

On July 27th, Goodfellow Bros., Inc. (GBI) held a private blessing on the site of the new high school in Kihei marking the beginning of the first phase of construction. “I was honored to be invited to participate in this special blessing,” said Senator Roz Baker. “GBI is unlike any other construction contractor – they believe in blessing their staff …

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Ludacris shows love for Maui Cookie Company

A Maui cookie company is getting a lot of love from world-famous rapper, Ludacris. That woman is Mitzi Toro, the owner of the Maui Cookie Lady. The Atlanta rapper performed at the Lost in Paradise Concert in Kapolei on Saturday and on Sunday, he booked a flight to Maui for Toro’s fresh-baked cookies. Ludcaris posted the whole thing on Instagram …

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Maui Halau wins Big at 43rd Queen Lili’uokalani Keiki Hula Competition

The 43rd Annual Queen Lili’uokalani Keiki Hula competition concluded Saturday after three exciting nights of Hula. Maui’s Halau Kekuaokala‘au‘ala‘iliahi walked off with 1st place finishes for their Kaikamahine ‘Auana and Keiki Kane Kahiko performances, as well as taking the Wendell Kalanikapuaenui Silva Overall Perpetual Trophy for their Keiki Kane. On Thursday night, the 2018 Miss & Master Keiki Hula were …

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New Yoga Studio to Open at Maui Mall in August

Soulasana Yoga, founded by Amy Lohr, will hold its Grand Opening on August 1st, 2018. This event is preceded by two open houses on Sunday July 29th from 11AM to 4PM and on Monday July 30th from 12PM to 3PM. A special presale of $70 a month for the first six months is being offered for “founding memberships.” This includes …

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96th Maui Fair Products and Services Exhibit Applications Available

The 96th Maui Fair Commercial Products & Services applications are now available on the Maui Fair website. Interested companies or persons are invited to become a vendor or exhibitors to display their unique and innovative products and services, within the tent located on the War Memorial Gym parking lot. Maui Fair Products & Services Exhibit applications and general terms can be …

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Maui Conservation Leaders Internship Program Accepting Applications

The deadline for the Nā Hua Hoʻohuli i ka Pono Summer 2018 Program is three weeks away. There are five available positions for the Summer 2018 term with the following agencies: DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife, Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project, Maui Nui Botanical Gardens, NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, and The Nature Conservancy. Interested candidates must be available for 19 hours a week from October 01, 2018 through December 22, …

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