Favorite simple ways to increase happiness each day

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailSimple Ways to Increase Happiness Each Day Audrey Hepburn once said, “The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.” If you think that’s easier said than done, consider the following ways to lighten your day and your life. Take[Read more]


Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailAS YOUTH VAPING RATES RISE, NATIONAL AND STATE EXPERTS APPEAR AT FIRST-EVER MAUI COUNTY ‘CLEARING THE CLOUD’ SYMPOSIUM Youth use of e-cigarettes, more commonly referred to as vapes, has increased so dramatically over the past several years that the CDC now classifies youth vaping as an epidemic. Less than five percent[Read more]

2019 Conservation Poster Contest

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaui Soil & Water Conservation Photo & Poster Entry Forms & Rules Now Available! Excellent photography and artwork can communicate volumes. To recognize individuals who use these tools effectively and creatively, the Maui Soil & Water Conservation Districts is hosting its first annual Conservation Photo Contest, and the return[Read more]

Akakū Upstairs: AmeriCorps Environmental Protection Program

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Akakū Upstairs presents: AmeriCorps Environmental Protection Program – Save the Forest, Earn As You Learn at MEO   Thursday, September 19, 2019     Cliff Caesar will present MEO’s AmeriCorps Environmental Program – Save the Forest & Earn as You Learn atAkakū Upstairs on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, from[Read more]

Severe respiratory illness related to e-cigarette use

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHawai‘i Department of Health investigating case of severe respiratory illness related to e-cigarette use The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is investigating the first report of a possible case of vaping-associated severe respiratory illness in a Hawai‘i Island resident under the age of 18 years. The serious lung injury[Read more]

Frozen on Maui just got sweeter!

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTo effectively pull off a frozen wonderland on Maui, Ululani’s Hawaiian Shave Ice is stepping in as the main sponsor for this production.   Look for the following flavor and flavor combinations at all Maui Locations. Every time you get one of these flavors/combinations Ululani’s will donate a portion to our[Read more]

Haole Rot (A Common Fungal Infection)

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHaole Rot or as they call it in the medical field Tinea Versicolor is a common skin fungal infection. It affects all ages and develops from sweat mixing with an overgrowth of yeast on the skin’s surface. Haole rot is usually more noticeable with sun exposure as all areas[Read more]

Young Adults, Teens & Tweens Summer Art Academy

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailYoung Adults, Teens & Tweens Summer Art Academy Teens & Tweens Art Academy (Ages 11+) The Hui’s Art Academy gives teens an opportunity to develop creativity and fundamental art skills by exploring the wide variety of art media offered at the Hui. Each day, young artist will experience two workshops[Read more]

Once on This Island Jr.

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaui OnStage’s Teen Program presents Once on This Island Jr. March 29th & 30th at 7:30 PMMarch 31st at 3:00 PM With its poignant story and catchy Caribbean-flavored score, Once on This Island Jr. is a highly original theatrical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s popular fairy tale, The Little[Read more]

Math Tips

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Returning to school for another year almost certainly means one unavoidable truth for junior high and high school students everywhere: Math! Ready or not, that perennial behemoth, which devours so many students’ time, GPA and will to continue school, is back for more! But what if the feared[Read more]

Hawaii Technology Academy Enrollment

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailUpcoming information sessions, which are required for parents/guardians to attend before they can start the enrollment process at HTA. Enrollment will open on March 4th, 2019. Saturday, March 2, 2019Primary (Grades K-5):8:00am – 9:00am, 11:00am – 12:00pmSecondary (Grades 6-12):9:30am – 10:45am, 1:00pm – 2:15pm Wednesday, March 13, 2019Primary (Grades K-5):2:00pm[Read more]

Department of Water Supply Poster and Video Contest

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail10th ANNUAL WATER CONSERVATION POSTER CONTEST and3rd ANNUAL SOURCE WATER PROTECTION VIDEO CONTEST      Deadline to submit entries: March 15, 2019 The Department of Water Supply began its Water Conservation Poster Contest in 2009 as part of the National Drinking Water Week celebration. For almost a decade, the department[Read more]

Improve Your Relationships

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailEasyTalk is a powerful way to improve your relationships! Feeling frustrated or resigned in your relationships? With your co-parent, co-workers, children, or others? Communication skills are the strongest contributor to fulfilling relationships, and fulfilling relationships are the strongest contributor to long-term human happiness. Bruce Benner and James Tolley founded[Read more]


Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailProblems are known to have answers and if we look at all the elements, grading them for pros and cons, we assume we’ll come to a logical and analytical solution. So goes the thought of the left brain. The right brain takes a different approach. It looks at the[Read more]

The Slipper of the Future

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail“Slippers” are Hawaii’s everyday footwear. Others may call them sandals, or flip-flops, but they’re slippers to us: you “slip” them on and “slip” them off.  No hassle, just convenience. Since shoes aren’t worn in the house, slippers sit permanently outside every door, providing the easiest way to get out[Read more]

Inaugural US Kids Golf Maui Championship

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaui Country Club Hosts U.S. Kids Golf Championship On Saturday, December 15 young Maui golfers will compete in the first ever U.S. Kids Maui Championship at Maui Country Club in Spreckelsville with a non-shotgun start at 7:00 a.m. The competitors range in age from 5-14 years, boys and girls[Read more]