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Vizzun Entertainment presents, “Pure Aloha Maui 2019”

Event dates: June 21-22, 2019 Location: War Memorial Stadium Special Events lot •• $35 Pre sale Concert tickets. Concert tickets give you access to the festival grounds! Pre sale Festival Only tickets $13 Difference between festival and concert: Festival grounds will have the retail and food vendors, beer garden, traditional performances from Hālau including a special performance from Old Lahaina …

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Vizzun Entertainment presents “Pure Aloha Maui 2019”

Event dates: June 21-22, 2019 Location: War Memorial Stadium Special Events lot •• $35 Pre sale Concert tickets. Concert tickets give you access to the festival grounds! Pre sale Festival Only tickets $13 Difference between festival and concert: Festival grounds will have the retail and food vendors, beer garden, traditional performances from Hālau including a special performance from Old Lahaina …

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Appleseed Announces New Report Highlighting Vacation Rental Solutions for Hawai`i

The vacation rental industry has exponentially expanded with the growth of online home-sharing platforms such as Airbnb, Flipkey and Homeaway. Vacation rentals are proliferating rapidly because of the incredible profi t-making opportunities they provide. And nonresidents can speculate in VRUs, investing their money for virtually guaranteed returns while taking on little risk. Hawai‘i’s low property tax—the lowest in the nation—ensures …

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Wailuku First Friday

Join us at Wailuku First Friday (WFF) on April 6, 2018. This free family event will be held from 6-9pm on historic Market Street.WFF will include live music and entertainment:Maui Thing StageNatalie Nicole Band 6:15-9:00 PM Art of Trash Opening ceremony Drumline & “Trashion Show” parade down Market St. 6:00 PM  Banyan Tree StageNevah Too Late 6:00-9:00 PM Kipuka Square Get Up and Dance – …

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Former U.S. Senator Daniel Akaka dies at 93

Former United States Senator Daniel Akaka dies at age 93. That’s according to Akaka’s former Communications Director Jesse Broder Van Dyke. Akaka was the first native Hawaiian to serve in the Senate. He worked in Washington for more than three and a half decades. The former Senator had been hospitalized with an illness. His colleagues are already reacting on twitter. …

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Cold Weather for Maui Tonight

Cold nights are ahead for Maui County due to the chilly weather as the National Weather Service calls for cooler nights on Maui with temperatures to hit close to the lower 60 degrees in Kahului and below 40 degrees in the Kula area. MAUIWatch’s temperature factor at sea level in: 70s Cool 60s Cold 50s Chill 40s Freezing (Big Island) …

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FCC: Hawaii had no safeguards to prevent FALSE alert

Yesterday, a false alert of an imminent missile attack was broadcast to the homes and cellphones of the residents of Hawaii using the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts.  These public/private partnerships allow federal, state, and local officials (in this case, Hawaii state authorities) to send alerts regarding public safety emergencies.  Chairman Pai issued the following statement: “The false …

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PDC Responds to Hurricane Harvey Flood Event

As the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey, now a tropical depression, continue to worsen throughout Southeast Texas, the University of Hawaiʻi-managed Pacific Disaster Center reports that it’s doing its part to expedite analysis and dissemination of new field data using its powerful DisasterAWARE technology. Working closely with the Texas National Guard, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and several local authorities, the center is …

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Coast Guard, Local Agencies to Enforce ‘Operation Dry Water’ Across Hawai`i and Guam

The United States Coast Guard and local enforcement will be participating in the annual nationwide, multi-agency Boating Under the Influence education, detection, and enforcement campaign Friday through Monday in Hawai`i and Guam. According to the Coast Guard, crews will be in the water throughout both regions conducting boardings and educating the public about the dangers of boating under the influence …

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