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2nd Annual 2015 MAUIWatch Christmas House

This 2015 MAUIWatch has seen the most festive, unique and colorful homes on Maui and here is a few we feel that stood out and made our cut! Mahalo for being so friendly and exited when seeing us. See you next year! Congratulations for this year featured homes and Mele Kalikimaka! (Click to Enlarge) Click here to download our mobile …

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Island Grocery Depot Lahaina is Now Open

Island Grocery Depot is now open in Lahaina! “Lahaina finally has a store they can call their own”, said Jon Yasutake, Lahaina store manager. Now with two locations- the original store in Kahului and a new store in Lahaina Industrial Park. Their helpful, friendly team is looking forward to being a part of the growing west side community. “We are …

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Holiday Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

The Maui Police Department Traffic Section would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season. As our community prepares for festivities with family and friends, we’ll be working long hours to keep everyone traveling on our roadways safe. This means we will be cracking down on impaired driving as part of the annual holiday season “Drive Sober or …

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Department of Finance Offices to Close Thursday for Staff Training

The Department of Finance has announced that it will be closing all of its divisions and all DMVL Satellite offices (Lanai, Molokai, Lahaina, Pukalani, Hana and Kihei) on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 to conduct staff training. The following Department of Finance offices are affected: Finance Director’s office Accounts/Payroll Central Purchasing Motor Vehicle and Licensing (DMVL) – all satellite offices Treasury …

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Little Trucker Dukes Made Honorary Firefighter

Trucker Dukes the brave child admired by many for his fight with cancer took the Firefighter Oath making him an honorary Maui Fire Department Fire Fighter. Fire Chief Jeff Murray presented Trucker with a certificate and a personalized set of “turn out gear” at the Kahului Fire Station with Mayor Alan Arakawa and Maui Chief of Police Tivoli Faaumu in …

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Public meeting scheduled regarding Hana Pier Improvements Proposal

The Hawaii Department of Transportation, Harbors Division (HDOT-Harbors) invites the general public and all interested parties to a public informational meeting regarding the proposed improvements to Hana Pier. HDOT- Harbors has been working on an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for proposed improvements to Hana Pier recommended in The Hana Harbor Development Plan. The plan was completed in 2011 and is …

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Kihei Elementary is holding their Scholastic Book Fair to raise funds for the library

Looking for books, gifts, and more for all ages? Kihei Elementary is holding their Scholastic book fair to raise funds for the library from December 8th-11th, 14th-15thfrom 9:30am-2:30am and Wednesday, December 16, 2015 from 9:30am-3:00pm. The book fair will be open in the evening Friday, December 11th from 5:30pm-7:00pm. All visitors to the school need to check in at the …

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VIDEO: Remembering Pearl Harbor

As the nation observes the 74th anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, the #DoD honors the men and women who sacrificed their lives, and those who fought to preserve the nation’s freedom. #PearlHarbor74 Click here to download our mobile app for Android and iOS

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Police warn the public of an on-going IRS phone scam

Tax season is just around the corner so please be aware of the following: Beware: IRS-Impersonation Telephone Scam An aggressive and sophisticated phone scam targeting taxpayers, including recent immigrants, has been making the rounds throughout the country. Callers claim to be employees of the IRS, but are not. These con artists can sound convincing when they call. They use fake …

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