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Maui Hospitals Announce December Public Hearings

The Hawai‘i Health Systems Corporation (HHSC) Maui Region board of directors will hold two public meetings in December to provide an update on healthcare in Maui County. The hearings will cover items related to the current state and future plans for the region’s three facilities – Maui Memorial Medical Center, Kula Hospital and Lānaʻi Community Hospital. The meeting will also …

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County Promotes Saturday, Nov. 26 as “Small Business Saturday”

The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development today announced its inaugural campaign to support local businesses on “Small Business Saturday,” November 26, 2016. Originally created as a national initiative by American Express, intended to encourage shoppers to support small retailers during the holiday season, the County of Maui is the first countywide effort in Hawaii to proudly promote Small Business Saturday. …

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Kihei Aquatic Center Closed for Emergency Repairs to Electrical Equipment

The County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation, Aquatics Division today announced the emergency closure of the Kihei Aquatic Center due to electrical equipment failure. Repairs are expected to be completed and the facility re-opened by Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. Swimmers may call ph. 270-8208 to hear pool hours (updated daily by 9 a.m.). For pool locations and more …

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Learn more about electric vehicles at Maui Electric’s Go EV!

Curious about electric vehicles (EV) and the benefits they can provide to you and our community? Join Maui Electric at its Go EV event on Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its Kahului location at 210 W. Kamehameha Avenue. This free event will feature a complimentary EV ride and drive, informational booths, food and prizes. …

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It’s A Bird, It’s A Plane It’s A Supermoon!

Tonight’s November 13, 2016 full moon will appear bigger and brighter in the night sky than it has in nearly 70 years, and all you have to do to witness its shining glory is look up. The last time the moon came this close to Earth was on January 26, 1948, when it came about 30 miles closer then ever. The next …

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Kula Hospital Earns Honored Institution Award

Kula Hospital was presented an “Honored Institution Award” last week by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and The United States Department of Commerce for tracking weather information at the Kula facility every day for 100 years. “The National Weather Service greatly appreciates Kula Hospital Staff for doing the observation for 100 years,” said Jerome Saucier, Cooperative Program Manager at …

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New Online Registration System Launched for PALS Winter Session

The Department of Parks and Recreation announced it is launching a new online registration process for the PALS Winter 2016 Session; online registration is now open. Online registration is being taken through Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016 (midnight HST) at www.mauicounty.gov/PALS. If parents or caregivers are unable to register online, they may call the PALS office at (808) 270-7403 to schedule …

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