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Rebuilding Lahaina

Rebuilding Lahaina Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor Eight months ago, the Lahaina fire changed Maui forever. For the 2000+ families who lost their homes, it remains a constant aching loss. As Mayor Richard T. Bissen, Jr. reported during his...

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Tulong for Lahaina® Fund Raises Over $170,000

Tulong for Lahaina® Fund Raises Over $170,000 Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor I want to thank Binhi at Ani for the tremendous gift and for all that you do for our community. I am truly grateful as I am...

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Aloha and Mahalo, Emme

Aloha and Mahalo, Emme Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor Television reporter. Anchor. Producer. Multiple award winner. Proud Pinay. All these words aptly describe Emme Tomimbang Burns, who died on February 19. In this era of social media, her passing...

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Advocating for Lahaina: Jill Tokuda

Advocating for Lahaina: Jill Tokuda Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor | All Photos Courtesy Jill Tokuda “With all the things I have seen, the stories I have heard, the hands I’ve held, and the moments I have shared with...

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Who’s Your Favorite President?

Who’s Your Favorite President? Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor It’s mid-February with celebrations galore. Mardi Gras (on Feb. 13) (Hello New Orleans!), Ash Wednesday (on Feb. 14), Valentine’s Day (also on Feb. 14 and it’s a Leap Year, ladies)...

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Mahi Pono: Five Years of Planting

Mahi Pono: Five Years of Planting Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor | All Photos Courtesy Mahi Pono Quick question. What do Costco, Target, Whole Foods, Foodland, Pukalani Superette, Takamiya Market and Tamura’s (and other local retailers) have in common?...

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