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King Kekaulike Foundation for Performing Arts Names New President  Maui Now

The Board of Directors of the King Kekaulike Foundation for Performing Arts elected Glenn Kitagawa as their new president.

‘Romeo & Juliet’ at King Kekaulike High School  MauiTime Weekly

A production of Romeo & Juliet will be at King Kekaulike High School until Sunday, November 11th. “Romeo, Romeo, Where art thou Romeo?” Watch ...

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | September 12th-18th, 2019  Maui Time

BIG SHOWS. BROOKS MAGUIRE W/JIMMY DILLON ACOUSTIC SHOWCASE – Thu. Sep 12. Brooks Maguire breathes new life into Americana music by ...

The Maui News 2018-19 MIL Girls Soccer All-Stars | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The King Kekaulike High School girls soccer team accomplished a pair of rare feats in the 2018-19 season. Na Alii successfully defended their Maui Interschola.

Seven Maui Schools Serving Poi  Maui Now

Kahului Elementary School cafeteria manager, Perry Yadao, accepted a delivery of 10 pounds of poi from kalo farmer, Bobby Pahia, and Aloha Poi owner, ...

10000 Rose Petals Dropped Over Makawao in Memorial Day Tribute  Maui Now

As part of this year's Memorial Day Ceremony, Blue Hawaiian Helicopters released 10000 rose petals over veterans' graves at Makawao Veterans Cemetery.

Under the spotlight | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Each November, Maui's high school theater programs present their first shows of the season, wedged between homecoming dances and the long Thanksgiving ...

Victorino Praises State Funds, Including $110 M for Pā'ia Bypass  Maui Now

"These projects include much-needed school buildings, $110 million for the Pāʻia bypass and $38 million for upgrades at Kahului Airport terminal and...

Saying yes to the dress | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Prom season is just around the corner, and right now, preparations are underway for the big night: There are corsages to order, limos to rent and dance moves ...

Hawaiʻi STEM Conference Empowers Students to Make a Difference  Maui Now

The 10th Annual Hawaii STEM Conference, held on May 1 and 2, reaffirmed once again the power of STEM education and its impact on the future of our keiki.

Takitani Foundation Announces Maui County Award Winners  Maui Now

The Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation, Inc. has awarded 10 high school seniors from Maui County scholarship awards in its annual Legacy Scholarship ...

Pōmaika'i Elementary Perform Kaho'olawe Hula Drama, Tonight  Maui Now

Written and produced by the 4th grade students of Pōmaikaʻi Elementary is "The Life of An Island" includes: Hawaiian studies, hula, music, drama & visual arts.

UH Medical School Graduates Include 4 from Maui  Maui Now

Hawaiʻi's neighbor islands have produced 13 new physicians, including four from Maui, who received their MD degrees May 11, 2019 from the University of ...

King Kekaulike Principal Among Finalists for School Leadership Award  Maui Now

Maui's King Kekaulike High School principal Mark Elliott was among those nominated as a finalist for the 13th Annual Masayuki Tokioka Excellence in School ...

Hawaii STEM competition Maui County winners announced | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The 10th annual Hawaii STEM Conference was held May 1 and 2 at the Hawaii Convention Center on Oahu. It was presented by STEMworks, a statewide ...

King Kekaulike Included in Ranking of Best High Schools  Maui Now

Maui's King Kekaulike High School in Pukalani was ranked among the top public high schools in the state by the US News and World Report as part of its Best ...

New Maui Safeway to Open at Ho'okele Street on Wednesday  Maui Now

Safeway opens a new Maui location on Wednesday, July 24 as the anchor tenant of the Hoʻokele Shopping Center. The center is being developed by ...

Haupu snags four-pound, 11-ounce tako to win Libres title | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The Maui News Shane Haupu of Wailuku joined his younger brother Sherman as a tako champion at the 32ndannual Larry Libres Fishing and Diving ...

Noah 'Kekai' Mina, subject of search in West Maui Mountains, loved outdoors from an early age, says his family | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

IAO VALLEY — Even at 4 years old, Noah “Kekai” Mina loved nature and was physically fit, trekking 20 miles through Haleakala Crater with his parents and.

Kekaulike High School Hosts Football Clinics on Saturday  Maui Now

The King Kekaulike High School football team is hosting a free summer youth football clinic on Saturday, June 17, at the school's baseball field.

Winter weather wreaks havoc across county | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Snow and ice shut down Haleakala National Park's Summit District on Sunday, while downpours and strong winds took down power lines and trees, and high ...

King Kekaulike Kicks Off Football Season Monday  Maui Now

King Kekaulike High School football starts Monday, July 17, for junior varsity and varsity players.

Get ready for a wild comedy ride | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Like “42nd Street” and “A Chorus Line,” Terrance McNally's “It's Only A Play” is a behind-the-curtain look at what it takes to put on a Broadway.

Kekaulike Seniors: Register Now for Safe & Fun Graduation Party  Maui Now

Project GradNite, scheduled this year for May 24, 2018, is an alcohol- and drug-free celebration for all 2018 seniors, planned and sponsored by King Kekaulike ...

Donors Needed for Maui Blood Drive, Oct. 15-19  Maui Now

The Blood Bank of Hawaiʻi is seeking donors for its Maui Blood Drive taking place Oct. 15-19.

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

UH volleyball national semifinal: Is it on TV? Today's men's volleyball NCAA Tournament semifinal between the University of Hawaii and Lewis will not be t.

Art Maui 2019 | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Behind the utilitarian entrance doors of the Schaefer International Gallery at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului, a world of magical delight awaits visit.

MEDB Event Raises $320000 for STEM Education  Maui Now

The annual Ke Alahele Education Fund Benefit Dinner raised an estimated $320,000 to support Maui Economic Development Board and STEM education ...

Maui High Leads State: Highest Increase in College Enrollment  Maui Now

Maui High School leads the state in two areas of college and career readiness according to an Indicators Report released by the state DOE for the Class of ...

2017 Graduation Dates  Maui Now

The high school graduation schedule on Maui officially kicks off with a commencement ceremony at King Kekaulike HS at 6 p.m. tonight at the school stadium.

Cowell Helps King Kekaulike Advance to State Semifinals  Maui Now

King Kekaulike High School's Chandler Cowell showed the state Thursday why she is among the best prep volleyball players in Hawaii.

Students from King Kekaulike and Maui Prep win trip to Japan | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Twenty-seven schools from across the state sent 135 students to compete in the Japan-America Society of Hawaii's 15th annual Japan Wizards Statewide ...

King Kekaulike High School Band at The MACC  Maui Now

The Maui Arts & Cultural Center will host the King Kekaulike High School Band on Monday, April 4, beginning at 7 p.m., featuring.

King Kekaulike Student Awarded Employee Scholarship from McDonald's  Maui Now

King Kekaulike High School student, Alona Sabugo, who works in Pukalani, was among a list of 10 McDonald's employees who were awarded employee ...

New Safeway store opens in Ho'okele Center | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

KAHULUI — At least 200 people, including workers, vendors and members of the public, welcomed the opening of the new Safeway store Wednesday at the ...

Larger than life | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

When people talked about Hawaiian education 30 years ago, most thought of it as taking hula classes and listening to Hawaiian music, longtime Hawaiian ...

Maui Obituary Notices: Week of April 14, 2019  Maui Now

Maui obituary notices for the week of April 14, 2019. May they rest in peace. Brought to you in part by Ballard Family Mortuaries.

Presidential-Style Debate Features Maui Mayoral Candidates, Oct. 30  Maui Now

A presidential-style debate between Maui County mayoral candidates Elle Cochran and Mike Victorino will be held Oct. 30 at the new King Kekaulike High ...

Island Events • August 1, 2019 | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

FRIDAY, AUG. 2 'MAMMA MIA!' CONCLUDES ITS DANCEABLE FUN RUN The undeniably catchy pop hits of ABBA permeating the musical hit “Mamma Mia!

Joey Musto | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.9 (AP statistics, psychology, environmental science, computer science, English literature, drawing)

291 Students Earn Degrees at UH Maui College Graduation  Maui Now

Nearly 300 students were honored at last night's commencement ceremony at the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College, after completing coursework for a variety ...

Maui Obituary Notices: Week of Jan. 15, 2018  Maui Now

May they rest in peace. Maui obituaries for the week of Jan. 15, 2018. Brought to you in part by Ballard Family Mortuaries.

Christmas Tree Sale at King Kekaulike, Dec. 3  Maui Now

King Kekaulike High School hosts a Christmas tree sale this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, as a fundraiser for the schools commencement ceremony.

Registration Open for King K Project GradNight  Maui Now

Registration for King Kekaulike High School's Project Graduation 2017 is now open. Project GradNight will be held May 18, 2017. Project Graduation is an ...

$25.9M Released for New King Kekaulike Auditorium  Maui Now

A majority $25.85 million for a new auditorium at King Kekaulike High School $75000 was released for pedestrian safety improvements at Lahaina Intermediate ...

Boys & Girls Club Maui Announces Youth of the Year  Maui Now

Caylie Peterson, a 15-year-old sophomore at King Kekaulike High School, was selected as the 2018 Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui.

King Kekaulike Enjoys Perfect Season With Tourney Crown  Maui Now

Making effective use of its timeouts, the King Kekaulike High School girls volleyball team erased a pair deficits in the closing stages of sets No. 2 and No.

Thousands Celebrate Achievements at 9th Annual Hawai'i STEM Conference  Maui Now

More than 1000 students, educators and industry partners throughout the state and the nation gathered for this year's 9th Annual Hawaiʻi STEM Conference.

Mayor-Elect Victorino Announces 13 More Appointments  Maui Now

Mayor-elect Mike Victorino announced today a new appointment as director for the county Department of Finance, 10 deputy directors...

Chrysanthemum Festival queen crowned | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

The coronation of the queen of the 66th Chrysanthemum Festival was held Dec. 8 at the Velma McWayne Santos Community Center in Wailuku. The queen is ...

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | June 27th-July 3rd, 2019  Maui Time

KEEP ON KEEPIN' ON – Thu. Jun 27. As part of the Jazz Maui's fourth annual East Meets West Festival, they'll be a screening of the documentary “Keep on ...

10 Maui County Students Awarded Takitani College Scholarships  Maui Now

The Takitani Foundation has awarded 10 high school seniors from Maui and Moloka'i scholarship awards in its annual Legacy Scholarship Program.

Live Hawaiian Music with Kuaola in Lahaina, July 26  Maui Now

The Lahaina Restoration Foundation presents Kuaola for this month's “Hawaiian Music Series,” taking place tonight, Thursday, July 26, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on ...

9th Hawai'i STEM Conference Aims to Empower Next Generation  Maui Now

Hawaiʻi's largest showcase of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math or STEM education convenes on April 10 and 11 for the 9th annual Hawaiʻi STEM ...

At long last theater lovers | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

A decade ago, the King Kekaulike high school theater program was in its infancy and nearly non-existent; more a club than a drama program. Since then, Drama ...

Upcountry skate park is becoming a reality | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

PUKALANI — Finally, Gregory Sherman can see his dream coming to life. The 21-year-old Pukalani resident envisioned an Upcountry skate park during his ...

Dias, Valle to Co-head Coach King Kekaulike Football Team  Maui Now

The King Kekaulike football team will have co-head coaches next season. The school announced the new coaches earlier this week. File photo by Rodney S.

Sanches Steps Down as Head Football Coach at Kekaulike  Maui Now

Kyle Sanches notified the media by text Monday that he is stepping down as head football coach at King Kekaulike High School.

Obituary Notices: Week of Jan. 13, 2019  Big Island Now

May they rest in peace. Obituaries for the week of Jan. 13, 2019. Brought to you in part by Ballard Family Mortuaries.

Makawao man accused of selling drugs to Upcountry school-aged kids | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Police arrested a 22-year-old Makawao man Monday after seizing illegal drugs while executing a search warrant at his residence, based on information that a ...

Five Maui Students Awarded Part of $52K Scholarship from Hospitality Industry  Maui Now

The Hawai'i Lodging & Tourism Association awarded 42 seniors from public high schools across the state $1000 in scholarships for their post-graduate ...

91 percent of Kamalii students meet or exceed science mastery | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Ninety-one percent of students at Kamalii Elementary School in Kihei are meeting or exceeding science standards, one of the highest percentages of student ...

Day of Hope Draws 300 Participants  Maui Now

The 2016 Day of Hope run/walk fundraising event drew more than 300 participants at the 27th annual event at the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea this ...

Ten Maui, Molokaʻi and Lānaʻi Students Awarded College Scholarships  Maui Now

Sixty-two high school students from across the state were awarded a total of $181000 in scholarships from the Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation.

Makawao Man Arrested on Drug Charges  Maui Now

Juvenile Crime Prevention Division and Criminal Intelligence officers executed a search warrant at a Makawao residence at around 9:05 a.m. on Monday, May 1 ...

Na Alii Girls Show Talent and Depth in Win Over KS-Maui  Maui Now

An estimated crowd of 350 watched Na Aliis bounce back from a one-set deficit against cross-town rival Kamehameha Schools Maui en route to a four-set victory ...

Pac-Five Airs it Out Against King Kekaulike  Maui Now

The Pac-Five Wolfpack exploded for 27 unanswered points in the first half en route to a 54-37 non-league win Saturday at King Kekaulike High School.

Memorial Day Ceremony at Makawao Cemetery  MauiTime Weekly

Join the Maui County Veterans Council for a Memorial Day ceremony honoring all who fought for our country this Monday, May 25. The ceremony features the ...

Maui Middle School Athletics Pilot Initiative Kicks-Off with Volleyball  Maui Now

Phase 2 of the State's REACH initiative, a Maui Middle School Athletics Pilot program, kicked-off on Saturday with boys and girls volleyball at the Baldwin High ...

Free Upcountry Youth Speed & Agility Clinic at Kekaulike HS  Maui Now

Every Saturday for the next month — through May 14 — there will be a free Upcountry Youth Speed & Agility Clinic at King Kekaulike High School Stadium.

Plight of migrant workers … | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

For roughly 80 years, John Steinbeck's “Of Mice and Men” has been widely accepted as one of the greatest American stories ever written. Its prestige has c.

Maui Schools Compete to Recycle Old Phone Books  Maui Now

The publisher of the Hawaiian Telcom Directory, Vival, is partnering with schools on the islands of Hawai'i, Kaua'i, Lāna'i, Maui and Moloka'i to launch the ...

Senior Project Seeks Help for Maui's Neglected Animals  Maui Now

King Kekaulike senior Kiara Kimizuka spent the weekend at The Pet Shop, collecting donations and raising awareness for needed items at the Maui Humane ...

8th Annual Hawai'i STEM Conference Empowers New Generation  Maui Now

More than 1000 students, educators, industry partners and community leaders gathered for the 8th Annual Hawaii STEM Conference.

Holiday Toy Drive Continues at TJ Maxx  Maui Now

Makena Robinson of Makawao, a senior at King Kekaulike High School, will continue her Holiday Toy Drive at T.J. Maxx on Saturday, Dec. 12, from noon to 2 ...

King Kekaulike Football Tryouts Begin July 25  Maui Now

The King Kekaulike High School Football will be holding tryouts for the 2013 season, beginning July 25 through July 27.

MauiTime’s Maui Calendar of Events | November 29th-December 5th, 2018  MauiTime Weekly

BIG SHOWS ON MAUI. BMI MAUI SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL KICK-OFF EVENT – Thu. Nov 29. This intimate, “in the round” acoustic set will bring you 6 talented ...

2014 Graduation Dates Released for Public, Charter Schools  Maui Now

Here on Maui, the first graduation ceremony will be for students at King Kekaulike High School at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 22, at the School Stadium.

Lāna'i Twins Among 35 Accepted into US Service Academies  Maui Now

This year 35 outstanding Hawaiʻi high school students and prior enlisted military members have been accepted into US *service* academies.

Kekaulike Grabs Upcountry Bragging Rights  Maui Now

Upcountry rivals — King Kekaulike High School and Kamehameha Maui — settled early-season bragging rights Friday, when the public-school boys handed ...

Island Events • June 28, 2018 | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

THURSDAY, JUNE 28 EXPLORE 'A LIFE IN MUSIC' WITH RENOWNED ARTIST Notable guitarist Lee Eisenstein discusses his life in music and performs ...

Hospitality Industry Awards $52000 in Scholarships to Public School Seniors  Maui Now

Emily N. Mitra of Maui High School earned an additional $2500 scholarship from the Hawai'i Lodging & Tourism Association for being the top student from Maui.

6th Annual Hawaiʻi STEM Conference Gains Advocates  Maui Now

The 6th Annual Hawaiʻi STEM Conference last weekend reinforced its reputation as the state's premiere science, technology engineering and math conference.

A ring and a promise | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Recent King Kekaulike High School graduate Wakea Kaikala got on his knee to present a promise ring to his longtime girlfriend, Raquel Bayong, immediately ...

Jazz Maui's 2018 East Meets West Festival, June 27-July 4  Maui Now

Jazz Maui's 2018 East Meets West Festival begins on June, 27 2018, and runs through July 4, at various venues across Maui.

Maui Students Named to Meth Project Teen Advisory Council  Maui Now

King Kekaulike High School eleventh grader, Sarah Salemi and Baldwin High School senior McKayla Wandell were the lone Maui representatives selected for ...

Maui Students Organize Star-Studded “Concert for Our Lives” to End Gun Violence  Maui Now

A student-led rally & concert to end gun violence in schools is drawing participation from some top name talent on Maui. The March and "Concert for Our Lives"

2 Maui Students Named National Merit Scholar Semifinalists  Maui Now

There were two Maui semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program this year, one from HP Baldwin HS, and the other from King Kekaulike.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui names Youth of the Year | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Amanda Caires, a 16-year-old sophomore at King Kekaulike High School, was selected as the 2017 Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui on March ...

King Kekaulike's Agapay Sets New Record in Boys LJ  Maui Now

King Kekaulike's Jansen Agapay en route to his record-breaking long jump of 23 feet, 3.25 inches, at Friday's MIL Track and Field Championship Trials. Photo by ...

Na Alii sweep Bears for third straight win | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

PUKALANI — Chandler Cowell did not start for the King Kekaulike High School girls volleyball team on Thursday — but to her delight, she finished. The seni.

Makawao Hongwanji to Host State Judo Championships  Maui Now

The 56th Annual Honpa Hongwanji Judo Federation State Championships will be held at the King Kekaulike High School gymnasium. The two-day tournament ...

Na Alii Forfeits Game With Sabers Due to Illness, Injury  Maui Now

The King Kekaulike High School football team was prepared to play Maui High tonight, despite having only 23 eligible players said Na Alii head coach Kyle.

808 URBAN Completes Pā'ia Mural Project  Maui Now

808 URBAN completed its first mural project on Maui—Pā'ia Mural Project—in the town's Municipal Parking Lot on Hāna Highway at the end of February 2016.

Kekaulike Earns First MIL Win on Homecoming  Maui Now

First-year football coach Kyle Sanches is determined to change the culture Upcountry.

Ask the Mayor: Why Doesn't Maui Have Strip Clubs?  Maui Now

Arakawa answers questions on the cost of the new flashing yellow arrows, plans for Upcountry sidewalks, and what is preventing Maui from having strip clubs.

What It's Like to Live in Ha'ikū  Maui Now

In Ha'ikū, residents can find solace in a relaxed community with a rich history of Maui family landowners, farms, ranches and many diverse agricultural propertie.

4 Maui Teens to Serve on Advisory to Hawaiʻi Meth Project  Maui Now

Hawaiʻi Meth Project Teen Advisory members for 2015-2016. By Maui Now Staff. Four high school students from Maui County have been appointed to the ...

Jazz Maui Hosts 4th of July Concerts in Lahaina  Maui Now

Jazz Maui will host live music on two stages as part of the 4th of July celebration in Lahaina on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Jazz Maui is partnering with Rotary Club ...

Maui Filipino Chamber Foundation Awards Scholarships  Maui Now

Thirteen members of the Class of 2017 will be awarded scholarships from the Maui Filipino Chamber of Commerce Foundation. The scholarships will officially ...

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