AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - FEBRUARY 26: His Majesty King Tupou VI (C) looks on as Cognition Education CEO Terry Bates (L) meets Tongan Education Minister Ana Maui Taufe'ulungaki at the Cognition offices on February 26, 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand. The King of Tonga, His Majesty King Tupou VI, is on his first state visit to New Zealand since his crowning in March 2012.
Another Maui drowning of Washington state tourist
63-year-old woman from Mount Vernon, Wash., was found unconscious and face down in Honolua Bay last Thursday. She was taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center in critical condition.Maui police say the woman later died. Police on Friday identified her as Mollie Read more »
Hawaii targets NY, Chicago with marketing campaign
$500,000 campaign started last week with a focus on Oahu . It will focus on a different island for each of the next three weeks: Maui, Hawaii and Kauai.The advertisements include segments on Hawaii weather to be aired during local television weather broadcasts.Online, Read more »
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State Issues Cease and Desist Order Against Maui Mortgage Company, Mortgage Loan Originator
Hawaii's Premier Mortgage Co., dba Hawaii's Premiere Mortgage Co., dba Lemurian Interiors & Development, dba Nature's Treasures of Maui. An administrative hearing on the immediate temporary cease and desist order will be held on May 29, 2013, on Oahu. The 12:40 AM from Hawaii Reporter Read more »
Hawaii Lifeguards Market Products They've 'Terrain Tested, Approved'
courtesy of Scott Gold, a director and photographer in southern California. Nearly four decades ago, veteran Maui lifeguard and Waterman Hall of Famer, Archie Kalepa saw the legendary Eddie Aikau in action—feats of selfless courage so formative that Kalepa 12:29 AM from Hawaii Reporter Read more »
Maui Land & Pineapple Back in NYSE Compliance
RESORT, Hawaii--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maui Land & Pineapple Company, Inc. (NYSE: MLP) has been informed by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that it is now considered a âcompany back in complianceâ with the NYSEâs continued listing standards. The NYSE decision 5/20/13 from Street Insider Read more »
Maui County wants to buy solar photovoltaic power from up to 15 sites
the earlier 2011 procurement, McLeod said. Proposals for the current RFP are due by July 31. The expected growth of solar PV for Maui County comes on the heels of a Solar Summit on Friday being put on by the county and the Sustainable Living Institute of Maui 5/20/13 from Pacific Business News Read more »
Gov. signs seat belt bill into law
session. The Hawaii Senate has approved a bill to require adults to always wear seat belts when riding in cars on public highways. Maui police officers handed out more than 1,000 citations to drivers for using cellphones last month. Big Island police are informing 5/20/13 from ABC-KITV Honolulu Read more »