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Appellate court invalidates county approvals for development in Lahaina

LAHAINA — The Intermediate Court of Appeals recently invalidated the Special Management Area (SMA) approvals for Kahoma Village, a mixed housing development in Lahaina. Maui County Planning Director Michele McLean provided an update after consulting with county attorneys: “We will ...

Students help seniors in Kupuna Care School Service Project

LAHAINA — Sacred Hearts School just completed its first service project of the year. Principal Tonata Lolesio and Parish Social Ministry Coordinator Michelle Rosenthal teamed together to create The Kupuna Care School Service Project. The school and parish worked together from Aug. 30 to ...

Governor announces that pre-travel testing will begin Oct. 15

HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige yesterday announced a new leadership team that will oversee the state’s public health response to COVID-19 and the pre-travel testing program for COVID-19, which will start Oct. 15. Pre-travel testing enables travelers to avoid a mandatory 14-day quarantine if ...

Drive-through COVID-19 testing set for West Maui on Monday, Sept. 21

WAILUKU — Mayor Michael Victorino announced that drive-through COVID-19 testing will be held on Monday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lahaina Aquatic Center. Lahaina Aquatic Center will be closed all day Monday due to the drive-through testing. Lahaina Recreation Center will be ...

UHMC students win 2020 AAS International CanSat Competition

KAHULUI — The Agdeppa family, residents of Lahaina and throughout Maui, are proud of Arthur Agdeppa, a student at University of Hawaii Maui College (UHMC), for his role as leader of Team Onipa‘a in the college’s Engineering Technology Program. UHMC sent two teams to the American ...

Our Kupuna launched to fill a need in the community

WEST MAUI — Gabe Amey, founder and director of Our Kupuna, is concerned about Hawaii’s elderly. “During the deadliest global pandemic our generation has ever seen, I asked myself, ‘How can I help?’ ” said Amey. “This service is that answer. Our Kupuna was developed to serve ...

Malama Maui Nui to launch Get the ‘Drift and Bag It!’

KAHULUI — “Get the Drift and Bag It!” is an annual cleanup campaign hosted by Malama Maui Nui in partnership with the Ocean Conservancy that seeks to empower Maui Nui residents in their environmental stewardship of our island community. This year, the campaign will take place from Sept. ...

Appointments required for September’s Go Green Recycling

LAHAINA — Go Green Recycling is a monthly, appointment-required, bulky-item recycling event hosted by Malama Maui Nui for residents of West Maui. This month’s event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the new location. Visit www.MalamaMauiNui.org/GoGreen for new location ...