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nd now, it’s time once again for Best of Maui! It’s Maui Time Weekly’s annual look at what makes A Maui the glitziest, ritziest, most glamorous and spectacular island in the Pacific. But to find out what’s the best, we need you, our most loyal readers, to tell us. We need you to dish! Who serves up the tastiest grinds? Where’s the most sizzling beach? What local band is destined for the stardom? Tell us what’s hot! But you better hurry—we need FOOD & DRINK your completed ballots Pizza by MAY 18th, because Best of Maui hits the streets Breakfast July 26. So get to it!

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Correction In the Apr. 19, 2007 story “Baldwin Beach: Yesterday, today and tomorrow,” we misidentified the origin of the name of the county beach park at Kapuka`ulua. H.A. Baldwin Park is named for Harry Baldwin. Baldwin High School is named after Henry Perrine Baldwin, Harry’s father.

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The Battle of Honolua Ridge Why one group of rich people is fighting the even richer Maui Land & Pineapple Co. We don’t usually associate mudclogged drainage inlets, potentially unsafe drainage basins and poorly graded roads with new Kapalua Resort developments, but a new owners’ association report concerning Honolua Ridge is saying exactly that. Official Kapalua Resort publicity brochures and web pages paint the 50 new Honolua Ridge estates in extremely vivid, luxurious colors. “Honolua Ridge offers agricultural home sites perched above Honolua Bay and adjacent to the award-winning Plantation Golf Course,” boasts the Kapalua website. “This exclusive community is part of the gated Plantation Estates at Kapalua and contains the largest home sites ever offered at the Kapalua Resort. Home sites range in size from three to thirty acres.” Three to 30 acres overlooking Honolua Bay. Maui Land & Pine— which owns the whole Kapalua Resort—certainly doesn’t need to hire Eric Estrada to do a 30-minute infomercial to move property like that. By comparison, the nearby “exclusive private gated community” known as Plantation Estates at Kapalua is a Hooverville—52 estates dating back to 1990, no ridge, and they range in size from just two to seven acres. The construction atop Honolua Ridge (HR)—broken into two phases, each holding 25 homesites—is nearly complete. And when it is, that neighborhood holding 50 massive, palatial mansions will become part of Plantation Estates. And that has the Plantation Estates Lot Owners’ Association (PELOA)—the group that represents the current Plantation Estates owners and the eventual Honolua Ridge owners—



really pissed off. On Dec. 20, 2006, then PELOA President Robert C. Miller and structural engineer Florian Barth—representing the Plantation Estates Design Review Committee—completed a 21-page report titled “Plantation Estates: Preliminary Review of Proposed Honolua Ridge 1 (HR1) and Honolua Ridge 2 (HR2) Infrastructure.” According to Miller, the report had taken four months to research. The copy of the report obtained by Maui Time highlighted four main areas: drainage, grading, roads and landscaping. Miller and Barth were uncompromising in their conclusions. “[T]he bottom line is that much of the infrastructure is not [in] a condition that the Board of Directors of the Association believes it could accept,” Miller wrote in a Feb. 23, 2007 letter to all the Plantation Estates and Honolua Ridge owners. “Aside from functionality issues, much of the HR infrastructure is significantly below the standards of the infrastructure of the original Plantation Estates phases… [T]he

installation of this wholly inadequate infrastructure in HR by the developer raises serious concerns that will likely face the Association for some period of time.” “Lack of concern for safety was my main issue,” Miller told me later. “It’s pretty overwhelming.” PELOA attorney Joyce Y. Neeley expanded on that view in a letter, also dated Feb. 23, to ML&P attorney Richard J. Kiefer. “As is detailed in the report, the infrastructure in HR suffers from serious construction and/or design defects which in some instances would make maintenance by Plantation Estates Lot Owners’ Association (‘Association’) impossible or extremely expensive,” Neeley wrote. “Moreover, certain of the infrastructure pose and/or create safety or health hazards.” Such problems posed considerable “liabilities” to the PELOA, Neeley added. “The Board of Directors is understandably concerned that the developer apparently plans to suggest that PELOA should





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accept responsibility to maintain this complex and ill designed drainage system,” Neeley wrote. “PELOA is not willing to accept this drainage system or the attendant liabilities.” According to the report by Barth and Miller, maintenance of Honolua Ridge’s drainage system has been “less than adequate” during construction. Barth and Miller report spillways littered with debris, basins that aren’t allowing water to percolate properly into the soil and possibly high long-term maintenance costs. “The developer does not appear to have considered safety issues including unprotected open water features and steep slopes accessible to children and others,” Barth and Miller wrote. “There is another non-potable reservoir in the same park area that creates the same conditions.” The rest of the report’s concerns highlight a variety of issues—grading that doesn’t match design plans, “inadequate” slopes, insufficient road shoulders and a paucity of trees—but aren’t nearly as dramatic as the potential drainage dangers. What’s happening now isn’t clear. Miller declined to comment on the current situation, saying his term as PELOA president ended in March. And current PELOA President Lee Reiswig wouldn’t say much when I called. “We’re in the process of working on a response right now,” Reiswig said of current negotiations with ML&P, but then declined to comment further. Structural engineer Barth similarly declined to coment, and Maui Land & Pineapple Co. attorney Kiefer didn’t respond to two phone calls and a fax seeking comment for this story. Kira Sabini contributed to this story. MTW


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If there’s anything the Maui County Department of Liquor Control has in abundance—besides archaic rules, petty violations and contradictory precedents—it’s irony. And a shining example of that irony came near the end of the Liquor Commission’s contentious Apr. 11 hearing.

Is it possible that I am a simpleton? I have never thought so myself; and no one must know it now if I am so. Can it be, that I am unfit for my office? No, that must not be said either. I will never confess that I could not see the robes of silk and gold. –Hans Christian Anderson, The Emperor’s New Clothes

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There is no joy in pointing the finger of blame at what isn’t working in our community, government, country or world. Yet sometimes we must reveal the pervasive follies and pompous tendency to call them something else. On Tuesday, Apr. 24—the same day the Dalai Lama offered a free teaching at War Memorial Stadium—the Maui Planning Commission met, as they usually do, at the ground-floor conference room in the Kalana Pakui building in Wailuku. The Planning Commission, like other arms of Maui County government, has minimally risen to the challenges set before them in advising and adjudicating responsible planning for our island. With the bar set so low, County planners and private consultants have little incentive to provide more than cursory guidance to assist them in their jobs. My reason for attending was to testify on a request by Hawaiian Cement to continue excavating sand from inland dunes between Wailuku and Waikapu on a parcel owned by Alexander & Baldwin. An application for a County and State Special Use Permit had been pending since July, 2003—nearly four years—and finally the measure had found its way onto the agenda. Back in early 2003, while serving as County Environmental Coordinator, I inherited management of six grants for beach and dune restoration, a one-time appropriation totaling $100,000. Inquiring as to the source of clean sand for these beach replenishment projects, I learned that both Ameron and Hawaiian Cement mined the central Maui dunes and that barges left Kahului Harbor regularly to supply sand to Oahu. That made me question resource conservation, given the high rate of extraction. Concurrently, the Maui-Lanai Islands Burial Council was conducting a review of more than 20 burials encountered by Hawaiian Cement (today the number of disturbed burials has topped 60). Examining the Maui County Code, the Burial Council noted that excava-

tion of sand was not a permitted use in the agricultural district and that the Planning Department should require a Special Use Permit, not just a grading permit. I reviewed the Hawaiian Cement application and provided official comments in October 2003. I noted that the application fell short of meeting the County Code and Hawai`i Revised Statute criteria, and should be deemed incomplete. I listed more than a dozen omissions, inadequacies and inaccuracies, then called for resubmission of a detailed Project Assessment. Among the missing elements were a Biological Inventory Survey for rare plants, traffic analysis and a review by the Cultural Resource Commission. In December 2003 the interested parties discussed the matter in the Mayor’s lounge. Hawaiian Cement’s lawyers argued that a grading permit was sufficient to manage the resource, while noting that Ameron had removed more than three million cubic yards of sand on adjacent Maui Lani parcels in the urban land use district. A representative from their planning consultant, Chris Hart and Partners, postulated that there might still be 50 years of sand left at current extraction rates. Over the next year, I was part of an ad hoc group that defined the scope of an indepth study that the County sent to a contractor at a cost of $12,000. Two years later, in February 2006, the Maui Inland Sand Resource Quantification Study was finished. It differed sharply from Hawaiian Cement’s assurances. In fact, it indicated that there might be no more than five years of sand left and that 70 per cent of excavated sand is being shipped to Oahu. Mayor Alan Arakawa then sent the study to County Council and called for a moratorium on exports until they could craft legislation to conserve the resource. The Council took up the discussion last fall, but was unable to find a way to create an ordinance to limit sand exports. During this time, sand exports accelerated. According to Kahului Harbormaster Steve Pfister, there were 63 sand barge trips in 2004; 96 in 2005; and 86 in 2006,

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though a much bigger barge went into service in July. The sand study estimated that a barge load of 4,000 tons of sand is equivalent to 133 semi-truck loads. In other words, nearly 34,000 truckloads of sand left the island in just the past three years. Fast forward to the Apr. 24 Planning Commission hearing. Outspoken new commissioner Joan Pawsat arrived a half hour late. When asked if she’d care to make any remarks at her first official meeting, she leaned forward to the microphone and said, “Not really.” Two hours into the hearing, a Planning Department staffer offered the report on Hawaiian Cement’s application. Chris Hart himself gave a Powerpoint presentation. Commissioners Jonathon Starr, Dr. William Iaconetti and Pawsat expressed concerns that overall export numbers, including Ameron’s totals, were not provided. The Commission adjourned for lunch, but announced that another agenda item would be taken up next, so an Oahu consultant could be assured of making his plane flight. After lunch, discussion of the Pali to Puamana Environmental Assessment dragged on for a couple more hours. By now, I had abandoned my hopes of seeing the Dalai Lama. Finally the

Let me set the scene: the commission has just voted to junk a petition brought to them by a group of determined citizens who want to see a liberalization of the county’s rules governing dancing at nightclubs. Stunned at the accusing questions, arguments and even insults various commissioners hurled at them during the public comment portion of the hearing, the citizens have filed out of the hearing room. With the public gallery empty (save the Akaku camera and me), one commissioner then turned to LC Director Franklyn Silva and asked what the bars and restaurants around the county think of the rules governing dancing. Never mind that the commission had just told a bunch of citizens there was no need to reexamine the county’s prohibition on dancing outside of specially marked dance floors. Now, suddenly, as if none of the preceding hearing had taken place, the commissioners wanted to know what the licensees thought. “I could send a letter to them,” Silva said. “And then report back to the commission.” The commissioners all thought that was a swell idea. And that afternoon, Silva drafted a brief survey—quoting the appropriate part of the liquor rules dealing with dancing—and immediately sent it to the county’s bars and restaurants.

see MEDIOCRITY, page 13

“Have you encountered any problems with this rule?” the survey asks. “Would you like to see this rule amended? Has this rule assisted you in maintaining control of your premises for the health, safety and welfare of your patrons and employees?” All great questions. Too bad the Liquor Commission has already decided they don’t want to hold any further hearings on dancing.

-Anthony Pignataro


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WEDNESDAY, Apr. 25 Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed a war-funding bill that would require “redeployment” of American combat forces from Iraq beginning Oct. 1 and ending next March. Of course, President George W. Bush has vowed to veto the bill, saying it amounts to undercutting our troops and surrendering. “The President has lost touch with reality,” Congressional Representative Mazie Hirono (D, 2nd District) said in a press release sent out today. “Despite the increasing violence reported by the military, more deadly bombings and more Americans being killed, including nine brave soldiers in one attack, he claims that his surge is working.” Of course Bush thinks his “strategy” is working—the military is telling him that it’s working. “The success of coalition operations continues to disrupt al Qaeda’s operations in Iraq,” U.S. Army spokesman Lt. Col.

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Christopher Garver boasts in an Apr. 23 American Forces Press Service release on recent operations in Iraq that killed 50 “terrorists” and captured 110 “suspected terrorists.” (Isn’t it wonderful how we’re always so careful to kill just the confirmed terrorists and leave the suspects unharmed so we can imprison and interrogate them?) “These captures help restrict their freedom of movement and reduce the organization’s manpower pool, diminishing their ability to attack innocent civilians as well as Iraqi and coalition forces,” Garver added. That Garver’s— and Bush’s—logic is completely off base was best articulated four decades ago by Vietnam War reporter David Halberstam, who died in a car crash this week at the age of 73. In 1965, Halberstam reported on an argument between an “American senior officer” and war reporter Neil Sheehan. The official said rising enemy casualty figures “proved” the U.S. was defeating the Viet Cong. “Sheehan insisted, however—and most guerrilla war authorities support him—that this was simply a sign that the war was being lost and that the Government was losing control of the war and the population,” Halberstam wrote in The Making of a Quagmire. “In a successful insurgency, he [Sheehan] insisted, when you are doing well the casualties do not rise; they drop, and the war simply goes away.”

THURSDAY, Apr. 26 Here’s something you don’t read about every day: a federal conviction for the illegal buying and selling of sperm whale teeth. And it’s a local guy, too. According to today’s Honolulu Advertiser, former Whalers Village Museum Director Lewis Eisenberg has pled guilty to multiple counts of violating the Endangered Species Act, Mammal Protection Act and Lacey Act—mmm… lacey—by helping sell half a million bucks worth of illegal sperm whale teeth from a supplier in England to “U.S. merchants who specialize in scrimshaw.” No word yet on a possible sentence, though precedent indicates it could involve some hard time. I mean, didn’t they send Capone away for trafficking in illegal teeth? Oh wait, that was tax evasion.

FRIDAY, Apr. 27 What were we talking about?

Advertiser. We hear often of the cost of the out of control war born by U.S. soldiers and Iraqi civilians, but what of the effect on our brave, valiant defense contractors—the giant corporations that build all those milliondollar computerized, GPS-guided bombs and missiles we keep shooting? Turns out losing a war—and all its inherent Congressional scrutiny and budget cuts—means bad things for the companies’ “profit outlook.” “The results are becoming more mixed for contactors,” defense analyst Philip Finnegan told the Associated Press. “It’s no longer the unmitigated positive environment we saw in the past. It’s still positive, but there are clouds on the horizon.” Isn’t it fantastic how analysts can call the first few years of the “War on Terror” an “unmitigated positive environment?” Isn’t the English language a beautiful thing?

MONDAY, Apr. 30

Legal scrimshaw, as far as we can tell

SATURDAY, Apr. 28 Is it that people just aren’t complaining enough? Are citizens happy with the way big money contributions influence political campaigns? Or are our elected officials merely addicted to campaign contributions from companies and landowners who have business before state and local governments? I ask these questions because of today’s Honolulu Star-Bulletin story reporting that this legislative session a bill “to publicly fund political campaigns died for the eighth year in a row.” Apparently there was some disagreement between the state House and Senate Judiciary Committees over how much public funding of elections would cost the state, so the bill has just gone away again. This is the irony that keeps this wretched cycle moving—as long as we continue to elect people under the big money system, they’ll continue to pay just enough attention to bills like this to tell voters they care, but not nearly enough to actually throw private money out of elections.

SUNDAY, Apr. 29 Really sad war news in today’s Honolulu


Still crying over those poor, wretched defense contractors, I decided to watch the harrowing 2006 documentary War Tapes. Told from the perspective of three New Hampshire National Guardsmen deployed to Iraq in 2004, the film is uncompromising in its portrayal of meaningless objectives, cheap life and just plain bloody mayhem—and that was from a time when Iraq wasn’t nearly so violent or nihilistic as today. So it was with images of scared guardsmen shooting wildly at insurgent snipers and wondering out loud what the hell they were doing there in the first place that I opened today’s Maui News and read the Associated Press story “Enlistment in Guard up.” “The Hawaii Guard attracted 388 newly enlisted soldiers during the year ending last September,” the AP reported. “That’s better than the annual average of 300 to 350. Nationally, just more than 69,000 people joined the Army Guard last fiscal year, up 40 percent from 49,000 in 2004. The question is: Will it last?” That’s the question? How about: Why is enlistment growing at all? It’s nice to hear that Hawai`i Guardsmen won’t be going to Iraq anytime soon, but considering that country’s rising casualty rates, civil war conditions and Inspector General reports about many American reconstruction “successes” that are actually just glossed over construction disasters, it’s somewhat hard to take such assurances seriously.


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THE BOTTOM LINE And A&B slides into the top spot this week by doing things the old fashioned way: announcing that they’re raising shareholder dividends. Starting June 7, according to the Apr. 27 Honolulu Star-Bulletin, A&B will pay shareholders a second-quarter dividend of 29 cents, rather than just 25 cents. Alexander & Baldwin first started hiking dividends in 2006—after an eight year lapse—when wholly owned subsidiary Matson Navigation began pulling into Chinese ports. China may be a giant dictatorship that views civil liberties (and Tibetans) with about the same affection you or I show gnats that buzz about our heads—a practice that really hasn’t moderated following more than three decades of Western investment and trade. But like most big corporations, A&B doesn’t let things like “human rights” get in the way of the bottom line.MTW

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NEWSOFTHEWEIRD SPREADING DEMOCRACY? Afghan nationals who work at NATO’s Kandahar Airfield must use their own “separate but equal” toilet facilities, according to a March dispatch in Toronto’s Globe & Mail. The American officer in charge of administrative contracts said the policy was based on hygiene, in that some locals customarily stand on toilet seats and then squat down, which he said creates unusual messes, but also on some Muslims’ carelessness in cleaning themselves in preparation for prayer, when their water bottles sometimes fall in and have to be fished out.

MOVIE INDUSTRY GOES TO THE DOGS In April, two Labrador retrievers named Lucky and Flo sniffed out another shipment of pirated DVDs (worth about $435,000) in a building in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. It was at least the second such bust since midMarch, when the U.S. Motion Picture Association of America loaned the dogs to Malaysian authorities because they can detect the polycarbonate and unique chemicals in the discs. So successful are Lucky and Flo that an unspecified crime gang has reportedly put out a contract on them.

CUTTING EDGE SCIENCE American researchers in West Africa believe they’ve found the first instance of an animal (other than humans) building a multi-step weapon, after observing wild chimpanzees grab sticks from one to four feet long, sharpen the ends with their teeth, and murderously jab them into deep tree hollows where delicious bush babies may be nesting. Writing in the journal Current Biology, the team even reported observing the chimps tasting the tips after the stabs,


to ascertain whether they had actually located a prey. One of the researchers said the jabbing reminded her of the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho.

ZELIG LIVES! Researchers at the Second University of Naples (Caserta, Italy) recently reported the case of a 65-year-old man who, because of damage to the fronto-temporal region of his brain, habitually assumes an identity appropriate to his setting, a behavior reminiscent of the Woody Allen character Zelig. The researchers said the man lacks awareness about his tendency to switch roles and in fact suffers from amnesia about his life since the brain damage, according to a March report by the British Psychological Society.

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DO ASK, DO TELL Army drill sergeant Edmundo Estrada, 35, was arraigned in January in Hampton, Va., on charges of indecent assault, on a complaint by a young subordinate who said Estrada prescribed a confidence-building regimen in which the two men role-played from a pornographic movie, with the trainee dressing as a Superman character and Estrada performing sexual acts on him. According to the arrest affidavit, when Estrada “torture[d]” the trainee, the man was to respond by “moaning.” Another trainee accused Estrada of trying to photograph his squad bare-chested, claiming he needed to document their physical growth. MTW

ROBREPORT MEDIOCRITY: continued from page 9 Commission resumed discussion of the sand item and public testimony began. I asked for leniency in the threeminute time limit, given my background and knowledge of the issues. I said the Planning Department report still had numerous errors, including the size of the parcel—it was 434 acres, not 494—which I had pointed out three years earlier. Also, a map shown in the Powerpoint presentation did not conform to the one in the report. In fact, the new proposal was for an entirely new 56-acre area within the larger parcel, not the 58 acres originally studied. But no agency comments had been solicited since 2003 to study the new area, except for an archaeological assessment. Basically, I said the application was actually less complete than before. Hedani asked if I felt denying the application was wise, as it would restrict the construction industry. I replied that I hadn’t asked them to deny the application, but just to defer it until they had enough vital data to make informed decisions. Then they might be able to approve it with conditions. Recommended conditions in the Planning report included that Hawaiian Cement not export sand off Maui, and that they make sand available at cost for approved beach nourishment projects. I said that I believed these conditions were great, but didn’t go far enough. Presenting a copy of the 1954 Doak Cox report, The Spreckelsville Beach Problem to the Commission, I said I believed that A&B has a kuleana to provide sand for beach replenishment free of cost, as they had mined sand from the North Shore for at least seven decades in the past century. Hedani cut me off, saying his question had been answered. Then Mercer “Chubby” Vicens, a representative of A&B, stood and addressed the commission. “Anytime you give something for nothing,” he said, “you fail both parties.” Say what? Allocating sand for

replenishment to replace what was taken from the public beach sure sounded like a win-win to me. But then, my thinking isn’t limited to economics, but extends to sustainability and environmental fairness. As the clock ticked closer to 5 p.m., the commissioners grew restless. Starr moved to defer decisions until more detailed information was provided, but the motion failed. The staff planner then read proposed conditions. She amended the wording in two of them, to reflect “fair-share” contributions to pave shoulders on Waiko Road, and to change, “approved beach nourishment” projects to “County funded” projects. Commissioners had no quibbles with the changes. But I did. “County funded” rendered the condition impotent, since there is no existing funding for beach replenishment projects, nor is any proposed for fiscal year 2008. With a motion on the floor to approve the application as is, I stood up to call a point of order, saying that the last minute change meant that the public did not have legal notice to review this proposed condition. Chair Johanna Amorin banged her gavel and stated that public testimony had closed. Exactly my reason for bringing it to their attention, I countered, since the public couldn’t comment on this significant change. Amorin asked if it was the will of the commissioners to reopen testimony to discuss it. It was not. “He already had more than his three minutes,” one grumbled. That was that. I left, frustrated that at every level, everyone seemed content with insufficient data and a minimum of actual public participation in the process. Awareness that something isn’t working is the first step to changing it. Our system of appointed commissioners, approved by County Council, has assured a pro-development Planning Commission for years. Former Commissioner Diane Shepherd, known for doing her homework and asking tough questions, recently resigned, saying she was working too hard and achieving too few positive results. Our system of government works best when citizens participate, beginning with voting. Short of that, we’re unlikely to achieve the level of proficiency required to face a fast-changing future. MTW

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The numbers are impressive. Since Maui Bus service expanded last August to seven days a week, and started running with longer service hours, ridership has increased 31 percent, county officials say. In fact, a whopping 79,100 people rode in January. Curious about what these numbers meant in more human terms, I spent a week riding the Maui Bus to find out for myself.

Day 1

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It’s 8:30 a.m. at the Queen Ka`ahumanu Shopping Center in Kahului. This is one of the major hubs where riders can catch five different routes: the Kihei Islander route, the Lahaina Islander route, the Kahului Loop (and its reverse route), the Wailuku Loop (and its reverse) and the Upcountry Islander route. Just a handful of people are quietly waiting for their bus. One woman is trying to catch up on sleep while listening to music with headphones, but I decide to bother her anyway. Justine Defranco says she doesn’t own a car and says the bus is the most convenient form of transportation. Today she’s headed for work near the state building in Wailuku. She’s happy with the bus system in general. But wrinkling her nose, she says that, “at the end of the day it gets kind of gross.” She would like it if they wiped down the fingerprinted-smudged windows and cleaned out the trash people leave on the busses during the day. Her comments make me wary. This is my first time stepping onto the Maui Bus and I don’t know what to expect. When it arrives I find a seat and I’m pleasantly surprised by its comfort. The bus is fairly clean, in good shape and nicely air-conditioned. There are only six people riding, so I don’t have to sit next to anyone. I like my personal space. As people sleep, daydream, read and write, one woman files her nails. Cyd Castro and her five-year-old daughter Daiza are on their way to Maui Memorial Hospital. They started riding the bus last December after their car broke down. Castro says before she knew about Maui County’s public transportation, she took a taxi ride from Kahului to Wailuku that cost her $17. Despite the occasional “smelly” rider she thinks it’s convenient and she’s happy that it’s free (Wailuku and Kahului routes only, all others cost $1). She says the Wailuku and Kahului busses used to be packed full before the county added reverse lines in February. “There was standing room only,” Castro says. Even though busses run on the hour, she and her daughter only have to wait a half hour if they take the reverse route. Bus driver Robert Purdy says adding the reverse busses made a big difference.


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“People tend to be in a better mood if they can sit down,” he says. “The busiest time is after lunch, 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.” People are shopping, tourists are sightseeing and students are off from school. Purdy used to be a tour bus driver and began driving for the county three years ago. “Locals are easier to deal with [than tourists],” he says. “I get to know them better, get closer to them. I met a woman on the bus when I started out and I’m going with her. She used to ride the bus everyday to Wal-Mart.” At the next stop, a woman cheerfully gets on the bus. “Hi, Robert,” she says as she hands him a donut. “How are you doing?” “People bring me gifts, they talk about good times, bad times,” Robert tells me after he pulls away from the curb. “I see them pregnant; I see their children grow up.” A tall, humble looking man sits in the seat opposite from me. He says his name is Steve Crain and he takes the bus at least four times a week to and from the homeless shelter. He’s working on completing a job skills course and the bus helps to get him to his classes. Then he leans in closer, proudly telling me that he’s close to completing the course. That afternoon, at 4:30, I’m at the Kaiser Wailuku Clinic waiting for the bus with a 14-year-old student from Baldwin High. I’ll call him “Bobby.” He says he takes the Maui Bus instead of the school bus to get away from the kids who call him “haole” and throw things at him. He likes the bus’ convenience and the fact that he can ride for free. “I thought they’d be graffitied after a while, but they keep it clean,” he says. Then he gives me the lowdown on some after-school hangout spots that he discovered by taking the bus. Some days he’ll take the bus down to the Queen Ka`ahumanu Center with friends for “unlimited soda refills at Ruby’s” or he might hang out at the small café at Kaiser’s Maui Lani Clinic. “[There’s] snacks and drinks and I can get on the bus and go home,” he says. Rich Toliver has only been riding for a month since his car broke down, but he’s already considered “one of the regulars.” “They know me by name,” he boasts.

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“You talk to people you might not have met, make new friends.” Toliver works at Café Marc Aurel in Wailuku and also as a freelance photographer. He tells me he gets around town all by bus. “Did you know you can go all the way to Lahaina for a dollar!” he tells me. In fact, Toliver says that he and at least a dozen “new friends” take the 4:30 p.m. Lahaina bus just to see the sunset, have dinner and then ride back. Sounds nice, I think to myself and decide to save that for another day.

Day 2 Today I feel like taking a swim and getting some sun in Kihei. With my backpack beach-chair stuffed with everything I need for the day, I get on the 7:30 a.m. bus into South Maui. Shirley, a former school bus driver, knows how to keep her passengers in line, but in a friendly, caring way. She sees herself as sort of a public counselor. “I told him, brudah you gotta go. You gotta change your life,” she tells me, recounting the story of a rider she had to kick off her bus because his body odor was offending other riders. She believes that treating people with respect gets the best results. After her “counseling,” the offensive smelling rider showed up clean from then on. Shirley’s humor is high. The mood on the bus seems light and fun. I realize that the quality of the ride has a lot to do with the bus driver’s style and personality. Caroline Yoshida laughs at Shirley’s jokes and says she tries to ride Shirley’s bus if she can. Unlike most riders, Yoshida owns a car, but prefers to take the bus to the Grand Wailea, where she works. “[I have to] leave 45 minutes earlier to find parking at Wailea,” she says. But if she rides the bus, she leaves just 15 minutes early and has time to talk story and relax. After a couple hours at the beach, I head back up to the Longs Drugstore parking lot where I hear there’s going to be a Chinese New Year martial arts demonstration. But just minutes after I step off the bus, I find out the celebration is over. That means an hour wait in the hot sun until the next bus arrives. My backpack chair is starting to hurt my shoulders.

I walk over to Star Market for a cold drink and some relief in the cool air conditioning. I wish I had a car, I think to myself, so I could dump my stuff in the back and drive home. Instead I find a nice breezy spot at a nearby beach until the next bus comes.

Day 3 Today my husband and I decide to catch the Lahaina bus to watch the sunset. We pack a picnic, grab our beach chairs and hop on the 4:40 p.m. bus near the state building in Wailuku. As we ride along the Pali, we see whole families of whales breaching and spouting. It occurs to us that when we’re driving, we don’t have the luxury of enjoying the view. This is the first time Hannah Tolentino, 16, and Kim Breceros, 15, are taking the bus. They’re coming back from shopping at the Queen Ka`ahumanu Center. I ask them if they would take the bus again. “Next Sunday, Queen Ka`ahumanu!” they sing out in unison, then high-five each other and giggle. We get off at the Wharf Cinema Center where other riders catch the Ka`anapali route to the Napili route. For us, it’s a quick walk to the beach where we enjoy a romantic picnic dinner watching boats and surfers as the sun sinks into the ocean. The bus back is on time and packed with kids, families and Westside workers headed home. We’re lucky to get a seat. Lots of riders get off at Ma`alaea, where they can catch routes to Kihei, Kahului and Wailuku. The ride home seems longer when it’s dark.

Day 4 I take the first bus of the day on the Kahului loop. Bus driver Kelly has the Monday morning blues. I overhear her say her kid is sick and she worked an extra shift late last night. We’re running about seven minutes late. The riders that get on sense her mood. They say hi and then keep quiet. A guy I’ve seen before with matted hair sits in front of me. I move back one row to avoid the strange smell wafting off of him. Other riders glance at my actions and silently look the other away. We arrive at Queen Ka`ahumanu back on schedule just in time for the some 45 riders waiting to board.

Day 5 It’s 7:30 a.m. and Leon Custodio and I are waiting at the Queen Ka`ahumanu Center for the Upcountry bus. He’s got an interview near the Kahului Airport for a job as a taxicab driver. He lives in Kihei and says he wouldn’t be able to get to this interview if it weren’t for the Maui Bus. “That’s why I like the system,” he says. “It’s very convenient.” Custodio adds that he doesn’t need a car. With the $45 monthly pass, he hooks his bike to the front of the bus and gets wherever he needs to go. Later, Custodio tells me a story that reveals the social support a rider feels after riding the bus every day. “When I moved to Kihei, I stopped riding the Lahaina bus,” he says. Then a woman who used to ride the same Lahaina route ran into him one day on the Kihei bus. “She said, ‘I was worried. Suddenly you were not with us everyday.’” I could tell he was happy to be missed. Kelly, the same bus driver I had yesterday, is driving the Upcountry bus today, filling in for a sick coworker. She’s in a much better mood, so I decide to talk to her. “You have to love people,” she says about her job. “A good portion of the riders are homeless. If they’re drinking or on drugs, I say no [meaning they’re not allowed to ride]. There’s lots of handicapped and elderly.” She tells me about a time she helped a mentally ill man get to the emergency room. It’s clear she feels the bus system and her job are a public service. After contemplating my whole experience riding the bus for a week, I realize how the Maui County bus system is crucial in helping people in their daily lives. It is a bridge of survival to food and jobs. It is an escape from harsh weather and for some, the harshness of the outside world. It is an opportunity to find love or at least connect with other people. It provides hope for a better future for those striving for it, for those who need it most. Or as one woman put it a little more bluntly, “We pay for it with our hard-earned tax dollars, so it better be #$*!ing serving the public.” MTW


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Chef David Gemberling’s creations, Roasted Duck with a Sweet & Sour Mango Sauce (left) and Ahi Sashimi (right)

La Dolce Vita A lifelong love for Casanova Italian Restaurant I don’t remember much about my trip to Europe. Of course, I was 10 years old at the time, which was, like, 20 years ago—or a little more—but I do recall loving Italy. It’s a love and fascination with the culture, the people and especially the food, that has stayed with me even into my old age.

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This might help explain why I find Casanova so charming. And this is coming from someone who actually pulled the hectic Ladies’ Night cocktail-waitressing gig a few years back. So yes, even after slinging shots of tequila through the wall-to-wall crowd of scoping scenesters, I can safely say my love for Casanova remains intact. There are obvious reasons: first, its prime upcountry location in the middle of Makawao Town means cool nighttime breezes will encourage romantic snuggling as well as heavy carb consumption. And the dimly lit dining room set aglow with scarlet walls on

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which hang seductive paintings by local Italian artist Piero Resta is made cozier by large bouquets of tropical flora and a lushly foliaged waterfall in the corner. A family operated restaurant for more than 20 years, Casanova’s owners—one of whom is always roaming the dining room and offering warm smiles and flirty winks (viva Italia!)— take pride and pleasure in ensuring their guests’ comfort. And the prices are surprisingly moderate for what you get, winks notwithstanding. And then there is the food. In the past I’ve given way to a couple dinner favorites, which meant always ordering either the Paglia E Fieno Al Funghi (linguine with mushrooms in creamy garlic sauce, $15), the Beverly Hills (chicken rigatoni with sundried tomato cream sauce with vodka, $15) or the Margherita (tomato, mozzarella and fresh basil pizza, $12) and ending with tiramisu. Mmm… tiramisu. But recently, I decided to venture out of my comfort zone. That happened when chef David Gemberling treated me to an astonishing—although not unconquerable—feast. We started with the Gamberi E Fagioli Al Rosmarino ($9), scrumptious skewers of charbroiled shrimp served atop white cannellini beans with sweet Kula onions and capers. We also went for the delec-


table Asparagi Al Prosciutto ($9), fresh asparagus sauteed in garlic and then wrapped in prosciutto with Kula goat cheese and a creamy avocado dressing. The L’Insalata Russa ($9) in our second course was a hit. Diced organic beets with cubed potatoes were served with a tangy dill and tangerine dressing on a bed of baby arugula with roasted walnuts and French goat cheese. The richness of the salad paired fabulously with the Insalata Fabiola ($9), light and refreshing Begian endive with pears, arugula, Gorgonzola and walnuts. But one of my favorites came during course three, with the Ravioli De Magro Al Tartufo ($16), homemade ravioli stuffed with

spinach and ricotta cheese with fresh sage cream sauce and a hint of truffle oil. Our fourth course featured a tender and juicy, baked mahi mahi in parchment paper with lemon and dill cream sauce and an incredulously tasty ossobucco ($26), simmered in red wine for three-tofour hours, in classic Italian style. As for the desserts, I don’t remember much at this point, as I also might’ve been simmering in red wine for three-to-four hours, but I do recall loving them. MTW



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$$$→$40 and up

Da Kitchen - Local fast food. M-F, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sa, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 425 Koloa St., Kahului, 8717782. $ Da Sushi Bar - Full menu and sushi. M-F, 11 a.m.2 p.m.; Su-Th, 5-9 p.m.; F-Sa, 5-10 p.m. 333 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 877-4849. $$ Denny’s - Open 24 hours. 430 Kele St., Kahului, 873-5550. $ Dragon Dragon Chinese Restaurant - Chinese. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. Maui Mall, Kahului, 893-1628. $ Dish - Homemade meals frozen and ready to pick up. They even deliver. M-F, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sa, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 150 Hana Hwy., Kahului, 877-1414. $$ Down To Earth - Natural food store with salad bar, hot bar, deli and pastries. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 305 Dairy Rd, Kahului, 877-2661. $ Dunes Restaurant - Contemporary local cuisine. M-F, 6:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sa-Su, 6:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Maui Lani Golf Course, Kahului, 877-0073. $$ El Corita - Mexican. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 790 Eha, Wailuku, 244-5993. $ Fiesta Time - Mexican taqueria. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. 1132 Lower Main, Wailuku, 249-8463. $

Ba-Le - French-Vietnamese. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. 270 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 877-2400. $

Fran’s Island Grill - Local. Su-Th, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.; FSa, 6 a.m.-9 p.m. 740 Lower Main, Wailuku, 2428580. $

Bentos and Banquets - Local comfort food. M-F, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Catering available 7 days a week. 85 N. Church, Wailuku, 2441124 or 276-2349 for banquets. $

Genki Sushi - Sushi. Su - Th 11 a.m. - 3 p.m, 5 - 9 p.m.; Fr - Sa 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 5 - 10 p.m.; Daily take-out only 3 - 5 p.m. Maui Mall, 873-7776.

Bangkok Cuisine - Casual Thai food. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Nightly 5-9:30 p.m. 395 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 893-0026. $ Brigit & Bernard’s Garden Cafe - German cuisine. M-F, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; W-Sa, 5-9 p.m. 335 Ho`ohana St., Kahului, 877-6000. $$ Café Marc Aurel - Coffeehouse, wine bar. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-9 p.m. 28 N. Market Street, Wailuku, 244-0852. $$ Club Diane - Pupus. Daily, 2 p.m.-2 a.m. 350 Hoohana St., Kahului, 871-2182. Cupie’s Drive-In - Local lunch take-out. M, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tu-Sa, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 134 W. Kamehameha Ave., Kahului, 877-3055. $

Gianotto’s Pizzeria - Pizza, pasta, sandwiches. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. 2050 Main St., Wailuku, 244-8282. $ Hanafuda Saimin - Local. M-Sa, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. 199 S Dairy Rd, Kahului, 877-9033. $ Ichiban Restaurant and Sushi Bar - Japanese and local cuisine. Su-F, 7 a.m.-2 p.m.; Sa, 10 a.m.2 p.m.; Daily, 5-9 p.m. Kahului Shopping Center, 871-6977. $$ Ichiban Okazuya Hawaii - Local. M-F, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. 2133 Kaohu, Wailuku, 2447276. $ IHOP - American. Su-Th, 6 a.m.-12 a.m.; F-Sa, 6 a.m.-2 a.m. Maui Mall, Kahului, 871-4000. $ Island Tacos - Taqueria. Daily, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 2050 Main St., Wailuku, 244-1850. $


K→Kama’aina Discount

Dollar amounts are based on dinner for two, not including beverages, tax & tip.

JB’s Kitchen - Local food. M - F a.m. - 2 p.m.; 5 8 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 1546 Mill St, Wailuku, 244-9616. $

Mel’s Catering & Fast Food - Local, Filipino. MTh, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; F-Sa, 6 a.m.-2 a.m.; Su, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. 1032C L. Main St., Wailuku, 249-8533. $

Kahili - Pacific rim. Daily, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pupus daily, 3-5 p.m. 2500 Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Waikapu, 242-6000. $$

Mercado - Latin market. M-F, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 325 Hukilike St., Kahului, 871-5067. $

Kahului Ale House - Pub fare. 11 a.m.-1:30 a.m. 355 E. Kamehameha Ave., Kahului, 877-9001. $

Mike’s Restaurant - Chinese, local. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. 1900 E. Main St., Wailuku, 2447888. $

Koho Grill & Bar - American and local. Su, M 7 a.m.-10 p.m; Tu-Th 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.; F-Sa 7 a.m. midnight. Bar stays open serving drinks, pupus & burgers only from 10-11 p.m. 275 Kaahumanu Ave., Queen Ka`ahumanu Center, 877-5588.

Nazo’s Restaurant - Local, Japanese. Daily, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; M-Sa, 5-9:30 p.m. 1063 L. Main St., Wailuku, 244-0529. $

Kozo Sushi - Fast food take-out. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 52 N. Market Pl., Kahului, 243-5696. $ Krispy Kreme - Warm, tasty doughnuts. Su-Th, 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; F-Sa, 5:30 a.m.-12 a.m. 433 Kele St., Kahului, 893-0883. $ L&L Drive In - Local. F-Sa, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su-Th, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Wailuku Town Center, 242-1380. $ Main Street Bistro - Upscale comfort food. M-F, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 2051 Main St., Wailuku, 244-6816. $ Manaña Garage - Latin-American cuisine. Daily 11 - 9 p.m. Mon, Wed, Sat nightclub 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.. 33 Lono St., Kahului, 873-0220. $$ Marco’s Grill & Deli - Italian. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 444 Hana Hwy., Kahului, 877-4446. $$ Market Street Cafe - Eclectic. M - F , 11 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. 197 N. Market St., Wailuku, 244-4100. $ Matsu Restaurant - Japanese. Daily, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 161 Alamaha St., Kahului. 871-0822. Maui Bake Shop - French bakery and deli. Su-F, 6:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Sa, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. 2092 Vineyard, Wailuku, 242-0064. $ Maui Coffee Roasters - Coffeehouse, deli. M-F, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sa, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 444 Hana Hwy., Kahului, 877-2877. $

Ohana Cafe - Comfort food. M-F, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. 2010 Main St., Wailuku, 244-5950. $ Pearl’s BBQ. - Korean BBQ. M-Sa 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Su 10:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. 275 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului. 877-0788. $ Piñata’s - Mexican. M-Sa, 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Su, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. 395 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 877-8707. $ Rainbow Dining Room - Buffet-style restaurant. Daily, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Maui Beach Hotel, Kahului, 877-0051. $$ Rosie’s - Local. 8 a.m.-close. 1322 Lower Main St., Wailuku, 242-1471. $ Royal Island Drive In - Local. M-Sa, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 2050 Main St., Wailuku, 2428813. $ Ruby’s - American ‘50s cafe. M-Th, 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; F-Su, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Queen Ka`ahumanu Center, Kahului, 248-7829. $ Saeng’s Thai Cuisine - Thai. M-F, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Daily, 5-9:30 p.m. 2119 Vineyard, Wailuku, 2441567. $$ Saigon Cafe - Vietnamese. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Su, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. 1792 Main, Wailuku, 243-9560. $$ Sam Sato’s, Inc. - Local. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. 1750 Wili Pa Loop, Wailuku, 244-7124. $

Maui Grill & Bento - Japanese, Korean, local. SuF, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sa, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. 2050 Main St., Wailuku, 249-2161. $

Sheik’s Restaurant - Local. M-Th, 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; F-Sa, 5:30 a.m.-11 p.m. 97 Wakea Ave., Kahului, 877-0121. $

Maui Mix Plate - Traditional Hawai’ian. M-Th, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; F,-Sa, 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. 70 Ka`ahumanu Ave, Kahului, 877-0706. $

Simply Healthy Cafe - Hawaiian. M-F, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St., Wailuku. 249-8955. $

Maui Ocean Grill - Sandwiches and salads. Daily 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. 270 Dairy Road, Kahului. 8930263. $ Maui Tacos - Island Mexican fast food. M-Sa, 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 9:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. Queen Ka`ahumanu Center, Kahului, 871-7726. $

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Simply Sweets Bakery - Bakery, deli. M-Th, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; F, 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m; Sa, 7 a.m.- 4 p.m. 150 Hana Hwy., Kahului, 893-0700. $ Siu’s Chinese Kitchen - Chinese. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. 70 E. Ka`aumanu Ave., Maui Mall, 871-0828. $

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Stillwell’s Bakery & Cafe - Desserts, breads, sandwiches, salads and soups. MSa, 6 a.m.-4 p.m. 1740 Ka`ahumanu Ave., Wailuku, 243-2243. $ Sushi Go - Conveyor-belt sushi, Japanese. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Ka`ahumanu Center, 877-8744. $ Sub Paradise - Sandwiches, salads. M-F, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sa, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su, 7 a.m.-9 a.m. 395 E. Dairy Rd, Kahului, 877-8779. Takamiya Market - Local. 5:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. 359 N. Market St., Wailuku, 244-3404. $ Tasty Crust - Local-style cuisine. Su, Tu-Th, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; F-Sa, 6 a.m.-11 p.m.; M, 6 a.m.-3 p.m. 1770 Mill, Wailuku, 244-0845. $ Thailand Cuisine - Authentic Thai food. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.; Su-Th, 5-9:30 p.m.; F-Sa, 5-10 p.m. 70 E. Ka`ahumanu Ave, Kahului, 873-0225. $ Tiffany’s - Local, Asian. Daily, 10:30-2 a.m. 1424 Lower Main St. Wailuku, 249-0052. $ Tin Ying Chinese Restaurant - Buffet style and a la carte. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 1088 Lower Main St., Wailuku, 242-4371. $ TJ’s Warehouse Bento and Catering Bentos, Okazu, Ramen, Asian. M - F 6:30 a.m. - 5:30; Sa 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 875 Alua St. (in Maui Chemical Building), 244- 7311. $


$$$→$40 and up

Unisan - Sushi and more. M-F, Lunch 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., Dinner 5-10 p.m.; Sa, 5-10 p.m. 2102 Vineyard St., Wailuku, 244-4500. $$ Valley Isle Seafood - Luau stew, seafood. M-F, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sa, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 475 Hukilike St., Kahului, 873-4847. $ Waikapu on 30 - Local favorites. M-F, 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sa, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 1486 Hona`apililani Hwy, Waikapu, 242-1130. $ Wei Wei BBQ & Noodle House - Chinese cuisine. 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 210 Imikala St., Wailuku, 242-7928. $ Wow-Wee Maui Kava Bar & Grill - Kava Kava with a cafe. Da Sushi Bar inside as well. M-Th, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; F-Sa, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 333 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 871-1414. $

SOUTH MAUI Alexander’s Fish & Chips - Take-out seafood, chicken, ribs. Daily 11 a.m.-9 p.m. 1913 S. Kihei Rd., 874-0788. $

K→Kama’aina Discount

Dollar amounts are based on dinner for two, not including beverages, tax & tip.

Beach ’n Bagels Cafe - Deli. 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 2395 S. Kihei Rd., Dolphin Plaza, 875-7668. $

Fiesta Time - Mexican. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. 300 Ma`alaea Rd., 244-5862. $

Big Wave Cafe - American, Hawaiian. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 1215 S. Kihei Rd., 891-8688. $

Five Palms Restaurant - Pacific Rim. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. 2960 S. Kihei Rd., 879-2607. $$

Bistro Molokini - California, Island cuisine. Poolside. 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Grand Wailea, 8751234. $$

Fred’s Mexican Cafe - Mexican. Daily, 7 a.m.-12 a.m. 2492 S. Kihei Rd, Kihei, 891-8600. $

Bocalino Bistro & Bar - Mediterranean cuisine. 5 p.m.-12 a.m. 1279 S. Kihei Rd., 874-9299. $$ Blue Marlin Harbor Front Grill & Bar - Seafood, steaks, sandwiches, pizza and sushi. 11 a.m-9 p.m. Ma`alaea Harbor Village, 244-8844. $$ Buzz’s Wharf - Steaks, seafood and more. 11 a.m.9 p.m. Ma`alaea Harbor Village, 244-5426. $$ Café Café - Coffee and specialty drinks, sandwiches. Daily 7 a.m.-11 p.m. 2395 S. Kihei Rd, Kihei, 879-4700. $ Cafe Kiowai - Authentic Japanese. 6-11 a.m. Maui Prince Hotel, 5400 Makena Alanui, 874-1111. $$

Hanafuda Saimin - Local. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-11 p.m.; Su, 7 a.m.-9 p.m. 1279 S Kihei Rd, 879-9033. $ Hawaiian Moons Natural Foods - Salad and hot bar. 8 a.m.-9 p.m. 2411 S. Kihei Rd., 875-4356. $ Hula Moons - Breakfast buffet. Island fusion dinner. Daily, 6:30-11 a.m. and 5-10 p.m. Marriott, Wailea, 879-1922. $$ Humuhumunukunukuapua’a - Hawaiian and Polynesian. Nightly, 5-9:30 p.m. Grand Wailea Resort, 875-1234 ext. 4900. $$$

Antonio’s - Italian cuisine. 5 p.m.-9 p.m. 1215 S. Kihei Rd., 875-8800. $$

Caffe Ciao - Italian infused island food. Daily, 12-3 p.m. and 5:30-10 p.m. The Fairmont Kea Lani, Wailea, 875-4100. $$

Isana Restaurant - Traditional Korean. Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 515 S. Kihei Rd, Kihei, 874-1811. $$

Aroma D’Italia Ristorante - Southern Italian cuisine. M-Sa, 5-9 p.m. 1881 S. Kihei Rd., 879-0133. $$

Capische? - Contemporary Italian. Nightly, 5:30-10 p.m. Wailea Diamond Resort, 879-2224. $$$

Ashley’s Cafe - Local, American. M-Sa, 7:30 a.m.8 p.m.; Su, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 362 Hukuli`i Pl. (behind Tesoro gas station), Kihei, 874-8600. $

Cheeseburgers, Mai Tais & Rock N Roll - Casual American. The Shops at Wailea, 874-8990.

Amigo’s - Authentic Mexican food. Daily, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 41 E. Lipoa St., Kihei, 879-9952. $

Tokyo Tei - Local and Asian. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.-8:30 p.m. 1063 E. Lower Main St., Wailuku, 242-9630. $

BadaBing! - Italian. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 1945 S. Kihei Rd., 875-0188. $$

The Coffee Store - Coffee shop. M-Sa, 6 a.m.-7 p.m.; Su, 6 a.m.-5 p.m. Azeka Place II, Kihei, 8754244. $

Tom’s MiniMart - Local. M-F, 6 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sa, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. 372 Waiehu Beach Rd., Waiehu, 244-2323. $

Ba-Le - French-Vietnamese. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Piilani Village Center, Kihei, 8756400. $

Cyberbean Internet Cafe - Gourmet coffees, sandwiches, smoothies and salads. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 1881 S. Kihei, 879-4799. $


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Keoki’s Fish ‘N Chips - Tacos, pasta, and fried seafood. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Kukui Mall, 8911400. $ Kihei Caffe - American and local. Daily, 5 a.m.-2 p.m. 1945 S. Kihei Rd., 879-2230. $

L&L Drive In - Local. Daily, 4:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Piilani Village Center, Kihei. 875-8898. $

Dog & Duck - Irish Pub. M-Fr 11 a.m. - 1:30 a.m., Sa-Su 8 a.m. - 1:30 a.m. 1913 S. Kihei Rd, 875 9669. $

Life’s A Beach - American. Daily, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. 1913 S. Kihei Rd., 891-8010. $

Ferraro’s - Gourmet Italian. 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Four Seasons Resort Wailea, 874-8000. $$$

Located oceanside in the Sands of Kahana Resort Just 10 Minutes North of Lahaina

Joy’s Place - Organic foods. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1993 S. Kihei Rd., 879-9258. $

Dina’s Sandwitch - Deli and more. Daily, 11 a.m.10 p.m. 145 N. Kihei Rd, 879-3262. $

Enrique’s Deli & Liquor - Deli and spirits. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. 2395 S. Kihei Rd., 875-9582. $

3-5 pm GREAT Sunsets

Joe’s Bar and Grill - Fine dining. Nightly, from 5 p.m. Wailea Tennis Center, 875-7767. $$$

Denny’s - Open 24 hours. 2763 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 879-8600. $

Enrique’s Cocina Mexicana - Mexican. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 2395 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 875-2910. $


Jawz Tacos - Island-style taqueria. Daily, 11 a.m.9 p.m. 1280 S. Kihei Rd., 874-TACO. $

Koishi Sushi Bar - Sushi. M - Sa 6 p.m. - 10 p.m., 2395 S. Kihei Rd., 875-8258. $ Kusina Oriental - Oriental. Tu - Sa 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., 1295 S. Kihei Rd., 875-8317. $

Dominos Pizza - Pizza. Su - Th 11 a.m. - 11 p.m., Fr - Sa 11 a.m. - Midnight. 1215 S. Kihei Rd, 8746000. $

MAY 3, 2007

Greek Bistro - Greek. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 2511 S. Kihei Rd., 879-9330. $$

Cafe O’Lei - Asian fusion. T-Su, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. 2439 S. Kihei Rd., 891-1368. $

Da Kitchen - Local. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 2439 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 875-7782. $


Gian Dons - Formerly Marco’s Southside Grill, Italian. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 1445 S. Kihei Rd., 874-4041. $$

Longhi’s - Seafood, meat and pasta entrees. M-F, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sa-Su, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 3750 Wailea Alanui Dr., 891-8883. $$$ LuLu’s - American and local. Daily, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. (Food service ends at 10 p.m.).1941 S. Kihei Rd., 879-9944. $ Ma`alaea Grill - Eclectic. 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m. 300 Ma`alaea Rd., Ma`alaea, 2432206. $$ Ma’alaea Waterfront Restaurant - Seafood and continental cuisine. Daily from 5 p.m. Milowai Condominium, 50 Hauoli St., 244-9028. $$



Matteo’s - Italian kitchen. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 5-9 p.m. 100 Wailea Ike Dr, Wailea, 874-1234. $$ Maui Espresso & Shave Ice - Hawaiian shave ice, coffeeand more. Daily, 6:30 a.m.6 p.m. 2439 S. Kihei Rd., 874-0414. $ Maui Tacos - Mexican fast food. Daily, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 2411 S. Kihei Rd., Kamaole Beach Center, 879-5005. Piilani Village Center, Kihei. $


$$$→$40 and up

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar Japanese-inspired Pacific Rim. Nightly, 5:30-10 p.m.; Th-Sa 10 p.m. - 1 a.m. late night sushi and appetizers 50% off 21 & over w/ID. 1881 S. Kihei Rd., 879-0004. $$ Sarento’s on the Beach - Contemporary Italian. Nightly, 5:15-9:30 p.m. 2980 S. Kihei Rd., 8757555. $$$

Tradewinds Poolside Cafe - Steak, seafood and more. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. The Maui Coast Hotel, 2259 S. Kihei Rd., 891-8860. $$ Vietnamese Cuisine - Vietnamese with Americanized options. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Azeka Place I, Kihei, 875-2088. $$ Wailea Pizza Co. - Pizza. Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Wailea Town Center, 874-1234. $$

Scuba Dogs - Smooties, ice cream, salads, subs and (of course!) hot dogs. Daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 1455 S Kihei Rd., 879-4994. $

Waterfront Deli - Sandwiches, salads, dessert. Daily, 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Whaler’s General Store, Shops at Wailea, 891-2039. $

Seascape at Maalaea - Seafood, chicken and quiche. Daily, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Maui Ocean Center Aquarium, 270-7043.

Yorman’s By The Sea - Southern Pacific cuisine with cajun and tropical flare. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 760 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 874-8385. $$ K

Maui’s Sweet Spot - Ice cream parlor. Daily, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. 1819 S Kihei Rd., 8798611. $

Seawatch - Hawai’i regional cuisine. Daily, 8 a.m10 p.m. 100 Wailea Golf Club Drive, Wailea, 8758080. $$


Moose McGillycuddys - Pub fare. Daily, 11 a.m.-1 a.m. Food service ends at 11 p.m. 2511 S. Kihei Rd., 891-8600. $$

Shabu Shabu Toji - Japanese style fondue. Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m. 1280 S. Kihei Rd., 8758366. $

Mulligan’s On the Blue - Irish pub. Daily, 8 a.m.-2 a.m. 100 Kaukahi St., Wailea, 8741131. $$

Shaka - Sandwiches and pizza. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 1770 S Kihei Rd., 874-0331. $

Maui Thai - Thai. M-F, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Nightly, 5-9:30 p.m.; Sa - Su 5 -- 9 p.m. The Rainbow Mall, 2439 S. Kihei Rd, 874-5605. $

Nick’s Fishmarket - Fine dining, Pacific rim. Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Fairmont Kea Lani, Wailea, 879-7224. $$$

South Shore Tiki Lounge - Burgers, sausage sandwiches, mai-tais and pizza. Daily, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. (Food service ends at 12 a.m.) Kihei Kalama Village, 874-6444. $

Orange Julius/Dairy Queen - Frosty treats, hot dogs and more. Piilani Village Center, Kihei. $

Spago - Gourmet cuisine a la Wolfgang Puck. Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Four Seasons Resort Wailea, 874-8000. $$$

Outback Steak House - Steaks, shrimp-onthe-barbie and the Bloomin’ Onion. Nightly, 410 p.m. 281 Pi`ikea Ave, Kihei, 879-8400. $$

Spices - Pacific rim with flair. Daily, 7a.m.-2p.m. and 5-10 p.m. The Maui Coast Hotel, 2259 S. Kihei Rd., 891-8860. $$$

Pacific Grill - Steak and seafood. 6-9 p.m. Lobby Lounge, Four Seasons, Wailea, 8748000. $$

Sports Page Bar & Grill - Gourmet pub fare. Daily, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. 2411 S. Kihei Rd., 879-0602. $

Philly’s Blue Plate Diner - American diner cuisine. Breakfast always available. Daily, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. 1280 S. Kihei Rd., 891-2595. $ Pita Paradise - Casual Mediterranean-style cuisine. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Su, 5 p.m.9:30 p.m. Kihei Kalama Village Center, 8757679. $ Pizza Express - Pizza, salad, wings. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m. 1819 S. Kihei Rd., 8912002. $

Stella Blues Cafe - American comfort food. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 1279 S. Kihei Rd., 874-3779. $$ Subway - Eat fresh like Jared. Kukui Mall and Pi`ilani Village Center, Kihei, 891-2341. Sunset Mixed Grill - Japanese, Chinese and Korean. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. BYOB. 2395 S. Kihei Rd. 891-1991. $ Surfside Deli - Plate lunches and deli. Daily, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 1993 S Kihei Rd., 879-1385. $

Quiznos - Toasty sandwiches. Daily, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 2411 S. Kihei Rd., 891-1333. $

Tastings Wine Bar & Grill - Dishes made for sharing. Tu-Su from 5 p.m. 1913 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 879-8711. $$

Royal Thai Cuisine - Thai. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Nightly, 4:30-9:30 p.m. 1280 S. Kihei Rd., 874-0813. $

Thailand Cuisine - Authentic Thai. M-Sa, 11 a.m.2:30 p.m.; Nightly 5-10 p.m. 1819 S Kihei Rd., 875-0839. $

Roy’s Bar & Grill - Hawaiian fusion entrees. Nightly, 5:30-10 p.m. Pi’ilani Shopping Center, 303 Pi’ikea Ave., Kihei, 891-1120. $$$

Tommy Bahama’s Tropical Cafe - Island luxury cuisine. Su-M, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Tu-Sa, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. The Shops at Wailea, 875-9983. $$$

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse - Meaty fine dining. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 3750, Wailea Alanui Dr., 874-8880. $$$

Tradewinds Deli and Market - Deli sandwiches and local produce. M-F, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sa, 10 a.m 7 p.m.; Su, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 20 Hauoli St., Ma`alaea Harbor, 242-9161. $

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Café 808 - Local diner-style. Daily, 6 a.m.-8 p.m. 4566 Lower Kula Rd., 878-6874. $ Cafe Del Sol - Sandwiches and fresh fish. M-Sa, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 572-4877. $ Café Des Amis - Crepes and Mediterranean fare. Daily, 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. 42 Baldwin Ave., Paia, 579-6323. $

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Café Mambo and Picnics - Mediterranean and Mexican cuisine with Moorish influences. Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. 30 Baldwin Ave., Paia, 579-8021. $ Cafe O Lei - Stylish Hippie. Daily, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 3669 Baldwin Ave., Ste 101, Makawao, 5739065. $ Casanova - Fine Italian dining at night and deli by day. Daily, 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. 1188 Makawao Ave., 572-0220. $$ Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon - Hearty and healthy grub. Daily, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. 142 Hana Hwy., Paia, 579-9453. $ K Colleen’s - 1940s-style urban bistro. Daily, 6 a.m.9:30 p.m. Haiku Cannery, 575-9211. $$ Down to Earth - Hot/salad bars and deli. Daily, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 1169 Makawao Ave., 572-1488. $ Flatbread Co. - Pizza. Daily, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 89 Hana Hwy, Paia, 579-8989. $$ Fresh Mint - Vietnamese vegetarian cuisine. Daily, 5-9 p.m. 115 Baldwin Ave., Paia, 579-9144. $ Hali`imaile General Store - Gourmet dining. M-F, 11-2:30 p.m.; Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m. 900 Hali`imaile Rd, 572-2666. $$$

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Hana Hou Cafe - Hawaiian homestyle cooking. FSu 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Nightly, 5-9 p.m. 810 Haiku Rd., Haiku Cannery, 575-2661. $ Howzit Bean Coffee Shop and Pizza Fresh Coffee, pizza, salads. 1043 Makawao Ave., Makawao, 572-2000. Jacques Northshore Bistro - Tropical yet festive atmosphere with a sushi bar. Daily, 5-10 p.m. 120 Hana Hwy., Paia, 579-8844. $$




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John Paul Fine Foods - Prepared dishes, sandwiches and cheeses. M-F, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sa, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 81 Makawao Ave., Pukalani, 572-7100.


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Polli’s Mexican Restaurant - Mexican cantina. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 1202 Makawao Ave., 5727808. $

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Blue Lagoon - Island cuisine. Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Wharf Cinema Center, Lahaina, 661–8141. $ K

Cool Cat Cafe - 1950s-style dinner. Daily, 11 a.m.11 p.m. Wharf Cinema, Lahaina, 667-0908. $ K

Breakwall Cafe - Coffeehouse with snacks. Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 661-7220. $

Curry-In-A-Hurry - Vegetarian curry dishes. Tu-Sa, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. 840 Wainee St., Lahaina Square, 661-4370. $

Kimura Saimin Shop - Local. M-Sa, 7 a.m.2 p.m. 810 Haiku Rd., Haiku Cannery, 5755228. $

Serpico's Pizzeria and Restaurant - Traditional Italian American cuisine. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Corner of Old Haleakala Hwy and Aewa Pl., Pukalani, 572-8498. $

Kitada’s - Local. M-Sa, 6:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 3617 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 572-7241. $

Stopwatch - Fish, steak, burgers. 1127 Makawao Ave., 572-1380.

Komoda Store and Bakery - Local bakery with mini-mini-mart. M-Tu and Th-F, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sa, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. 3674 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 572-7261.

Upcountry Fresh Tamales & Mixed Plate Mexican and local favorites. M-Sa, 6 a.m.-8 p.m, Su 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Pukalani Terrace Center, 55 Pukalani St., 572-8258. $

Captain Dave Fish & Chips - American. 126 Lahainaluna Rd., Lahaina, 661-7888. $

Kula Lodge & Restaurant - Family-style restaurant. W-Su, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Pizza W-Su, 5-9 p.m. Haleakala Highway, 878-1535. $

Vasi Gourmet - Cakes and pastries. M-Sa, 8 a.m.9 p.m. Haiku Marketplace, 810 Kokomo Rd., 5759588. $

Cascades Grill and Sushi Bar - Sushi and Pacific Rim. Nightly dinner 5:45 - 10 p.m., Nightly sushi 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. Hyatt Ka`anapali, 200 Nohea Kai Dr., Lahaina, 667-4727. $$$

La Provence - French-style bistro and patisserie. We-Su, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 3158 Lower Kula Rd., 878-1313. $$

Veg Out - Vegan and vegetarian food, from Mexican, Italian and Far East influences. M-F, 10:30-7:30 p.m.; Sa-Su, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. 810 Kokomo Rd., Haiku, 575-5320. $

Castaway Cafe - Beachside American. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Maui Ka`anapali Villas & Resort, 661-9091. $

Livewire Cafe - Coffee and snacks. Su-Th, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; F-Sa, 6 a.m.-12 a.m. 137 Hana Highway, Paia, 579-6009. $ Lynne’s Cafe - Homestyle local food. Daily, 6:15a.m.-10p.m. 810 Kokomo Rd., Haiku, 575-9363. $ Makawao Steak House - American. Daily fish preparations and salad bar. Nightly, 5:309 p.m. 3612 Baldwin Ave., Makawao, 5728711. $$ Makawao Sushi & Deli - Coffee, Sushi, M - Th 8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.; F-Sa 8:30 - 10 p.m. Coffee ends at 5 p.m. daily. 3647 Baldwin Ave, Makawao, 573-9044. $ Mama’s Fish House - Fine dining. Daily, 11a.m.-2p.m. and 4:30-9:30 p.m. 799 Poho Pl., Kuau, 579-8488. $$$ Mana Foods - Natural food store with bakery and deli. Daily, 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. 49 Baldwin Ave, Paia, 579-8078. $ Milagros - South American cuisine with island influence. Daily, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. 3 Baldwin St., Paia, 579-8755. $ Moana Bakery & Cafe - Pacific Rim. Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. 71 Baldwin Ave., Paia, 5799999. $ Pa`ia Fish Market - Fresh seafood. Daily, 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. 2A Baldwin Ave., Paia, 5798030. $ Pauwela Cafe & Bakery - Deli cuisine and daily baked goods. M-Sa, 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Su 7 a.m.-1 p.m. 375 W. Kuiaha Rd., Haiku, 575-9242. $

Wei Wei BBQ & Noodle House - Chinese cuisine. Daily, 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. 55 Pukalani St., Pukalani Terrace Center, 573-8838


Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. - Southern foods with “Forrest Gump” theme. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-12 a.m. 889 Front St., Lahaina, 661-3111. $$

David Paul’s Lahaina Grill - Fine Pacific Rim cuisine. Nightly from 6 p.m. 127 Lahainaluna, Lahaina, 667-5117. $$$ K

Canoes - Polynesian-American. Daily, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. 1450 Front St., Lahaina, 6610937. $$

Dollie’s Pub & Cafe - Pizza and full bar. Daily, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. 4310 L. Honoapi’ilani Hwy., Kahana Manor Shops, 669-0266. $ E & O Trading Co. - Southeast Asian Grill. Tu-Su, 4-10 p.m. Lahaina Cannery Mall, 667-1818. $$ Feast At Lele - Luau. Nightly check-in: 6 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 667-5353. $$$ Fish Market - Fresh Fish. Daily, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 3600 L.Honoapi`ilani Rd., Honokawai. 661-9888. $ Gaby’s Pizzeria - Casual Italian. Daily, 11 a.m.-12 a.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 661-8112. $

Cheeseburger in Paradise - American. Daily, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855. $

Gazebo Restaurant - Casual breakfast and lunch with oceanside setting. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. 5315 Lower Honoapi`ilani Rd, Napili, 669-5621. $

Chez Paul Restaurant - Fine dining French cuisine. Sa-Su 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Nightly 5:30-9 p.m. 820 Olowalu Rd., Olowalu, 661-3843. $$$ K

Gerard’s - Fine French dining. Nightly, 6-8:30 p.m. by reservation. 174 Lahainaluna St., Lahaina, 6618939. $$$

Aloha Bento - Local. 1036 Limahana Pl., G2, Lahaina, 661-4888.

China Boat - Mandarin Szechwan. M-Sa, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 4474 L. Honoapi`ilani Rd., Kahana, 669-5089. $

Aloha Mixed Plate - Local. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 1285 Front St., Lahaina, 661-3322. $

China Bowl - Asian cuisine. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. 2580 Kekaa St., Ka`anapali, 661-0667. $

Giovani’s Tomato Pie Ristorante - Fine Italian dining. Nightly, 5-9 p.m. 2291 Ka`anapali Pkwy., 661-3160. $$

The Bakery - Breads, pastries, soup, sandwiches. M-F, 5:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sa, 5:30 a.m.-12 p.m.; Su, 5:30-11 a.m. 991 Limahana Pl., Lahaina, 6679062. $

Cilantro - Fresh Mexican grill. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. 170 Papalaua St., Lahaina, 667-5444. $

Hard Rock Cafe - American food amongst rock ‘n roll memorabilia. Daily, 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 900 Front St., Lahaina, 667-7400. $

CJ’s Deli & Diner - Comfort food. Daily, 7 a.m.-8 p.m. 2580 Keka’a Dr., Fairway Shops, Ka`anapali, 667-0968. $

Hawaiian Village Coffee - Old Hawaiian-style coffeehouse with two locations. Daily, 6 a.m.-9 p.m. 4405 Honoapi’ilani Hwy., 665-1114. and M-Sa, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Su 7a.m.-2 p.m. 2580 Keka`a Dr., 6672003. $

Ba-Le - French Vietnamese. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Lahaina Cannery Mall, 661-5566. $ Bamboo Bar & Grill - Vietnamese, Thai and sushi. Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 6674051. $ Banyan Bistro - Meditteranean, eclectic. Daily, 11:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Wharf Cinema Center, Lahaina, 661-0348.

Coconut Grove - Steak, seafood, island favorites. Nightly, 5:30-9 p.m. 1312 Front St., Lahaina, 6615648.

Hecocks - Italian restaurant and cocktail lounge oceanside. Daily, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5:30-9 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 661-8810. $$ K

The Coffee Store - Coffee shop. Daily, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Napili Plaza, 669-4170. $

House of Saimin - Local. Old Lahaina Center, 667-7572. $

Banyan Tree - Pacific cuisine. T-Sa, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Ritz Carlton Kapalua, 665-7096. $$$

Cold Stone Creamery - Make up your own ice cream flavor and watch them create. Daily, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 900 Front St., Bld. B5, Lahaina, 6672744. $

Basil Tomato’s Italian Grill - Northern Italian cuisine. Nightly, 5-9 p.m. 2780 Keka`a Dr., Ka`anapali, 662-3210. $$ K

Comercial Mexicana Store - Authentic Mexican food. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. 840 Waine`e St., Lahaina, 661-6193. $

i`o - Pacific Rim. Daily, 5:30-10 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 661-8422. $$$

BJ’s Chicago Pizzeria - Deep-dish specialty pizzas and homemade Pizookies. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 730 Front St., 661-0700. $

Compadres Bar & Grill - Western cooking with a Mexican accent. Daily, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Lahaina Cannery Mall, 661-7189. $

Jack’s Terrace Restaurant & Bar - American and local. Daily, 7 a.m.-11 p.m. 843 Waine’e St, Lahaina, 667-9616. $

Hula Grill - Barefoot bar and beachside dining, 1940s-style. Daily, 10:30a.m-11p.m Whaler’s Village, Ka`anapali, 667-6636. $$

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Java Jazz/Soup Nutz - Coffee bar and cafe. M-Sa, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 6 a.m.-5 p.m. 3350 Lower Honoapi`ilani Rd., Honokowai, 667-0787. $ Jonny’s Burger Joint - American-Mexican. Daily, 11:30 a.m.-12 a.m. 2395 Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Ka`anapali, 661-4500. $ Kahana Sands Restaurant - American. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m. 4299 Lower Honoapiilani Hwy, Kahana, 669-5000. $ Kahuna Kabobs - Soups, brown rice, veggies and kabobs. Daily, 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Lahaina Marketplace, 661-9999. $ Keka’s Terrace, Sheraton - Breakfast buffet, light lunch, steaks and more for dinner. Daily 6:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.; 5:30 - 9 p.m., 2605 Kaanapali Pkwy, Kaanapali, 661-0031. $$ Kimo’s - Steak & seafood. Daily, 11 a.m.10:30 p.m. 845 Front St., Lahaina, 6614811. $$ Kobe - Japanese Steak House and Oku’s Sushi Bar. Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 136 Dickenson St., Lahaina, 667-5555. $$ L&L Drive In - Local. Daily, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Lahaina Cannery Mall. 1221 Honoapi`ilani Rd., 661-9888. Lahaina Coolers - Eclectic American. Daily, 8 a.m.-12 a.m. 180 Dickenson St., Lahaina, 661-7082. $ Lahaina Fish Co. - Pacific Rim. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 831 Front St., Lahaina, 661–3472. $$ Lahaina Store Grille & Oyster Bar - Fresh seafood and steaks. Rooftop seating. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 744 Front St., Lahaina, 6619090. $$ Leilani’s On The Beach - Pacific Rim cuisine beachfront dining. Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 2435 Ka`anapali Pkwy., 661-4495. $$ Livewire Cafe - Gourmet desserts, coffee drinks, smoothies. Daily, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. 612 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4213. $


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Mama’s Ribs & Rotisserie - Classic BBQ. Daily, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Napili Plaza, 665-6262. $ Maui Brewing Co. - Fresh fish and kiawe rotisserie meats. Daily, 11 a.m.-12:30 a.m. 4405 Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Lahaina, 669-3474. $$ Maui’s Own Ice Cream Parlor - Enough said. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 900 Front St., Lahaina, 6672663. $

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Outback Steak House - Steaks, shrimp-on-thebarbie and the Bloomin’ Onion. Nightly, 4-10 p.m. 4405 Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Kahana, 665-1822. $$ Pacific’O - Contemporary Pacific cuisine. Daily, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and 5:30-10 p.m. 505 Front St., Lahaina, 667-4341. $$$ Pad Thai - Thai, local. Daily, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 658 Front St., Lahaina, 661-1971. $

Maui Sushi - Full sushi bar inside Bamboo Bar and Grill. Nightly, 5-11 p.m. 505 Front St, Lahaina. 2812775. $

Penne Pasta - Mark Ellman’s Italian bistro. M-F, 11 a.m.-9:30.; Sa-Su, 5-9:30 p.m. 180 Dickenson St., Lahaina, 661-6633. $

Maui Swiss Cafe - Ice Cream, sandwiches, salads, pizza, homeade swissli. Daily 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. 640 Front St., Lahaina. 661-6776.

Pho Mai Vietnamese Cuisine - M-Sa, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Lahaina Center (near Hilo Hattie’s parking), Lahaina, 667-5809. $

Maui Tacos - Island Mexican fast food. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Lahaina Square,480 Waine`e St, Lahaina, 661-8883; Napili Plaza, 5095 Napilihau St., 665-0222. $

Pho Saigon 808 - Vietnamese. Daily, 10:30 a.m.9:30 p.m. Wharf Cinema Center, 658 Front St., 661-6628. $

Mercado - Latino/Mexican market. M-F, 8 a.m.5:30 p.m. 3636 L. Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Honokowai, 665-5900. $ Michael Anthony’s Pizza - Gourmet pizza delivery from Lahaina to Kapalua. Nightly, 5 p.m.-close. 669-7499. $$ Moose McGillycuddy’s - American, bar. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-1:30 a.m. 844 Front St., Lahaina, 6677758. $ Mr. Sub - Subs, salads, soups. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 129 Lahainaluna Rd., Lahaina, 667-5683. $ Mulligan’s at the Wharf - Authentic Irish pub. Daily, 7 a.m.-2 a.m. Wharf Cinema Center, Lahaina, 661-8881. $$ Nachos Grande - Mexican. Daily, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Honokowai Marketplace, 662-0890. $ Nagasako Okazu-ya - Local deli. Daily, 7 a.m.-10 p.m. Old Lahaina Center, Lahaina, 661-0985. $ Nalu Sunset Bar & Sushi - Japanese. Nightly, 510 p.m. Maui Marriott, Ka`anapali, 667-1200 ext. 51. $$

Pioneer Inn - Eclectic Island cuisine. Daily, 7 a.m.10 p.m. 659 Wharf St., Lahaina, 661-3636. $ Pineapple Grill - Asian Pacific cuisine. Daily, 8a.m.10p.m. 200 Kapalua Dr., Kapalua, 669-9600. $$$ Pipeline Pizza - Fast food. Su-Th, 8 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; F-Sa, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. 126 Lahainaluna Rd., Lahaina, 661-7888. $ Pizza Paradiso - Italian and Greek. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Honokowai Marketplace, 667-2929. $ Plantation House - Hawaiian-Mediterranean cuisine. Daily, breakfast/lunch 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Nightly from 6 p.m. Lounge stays open for duration. 2000 Plantation Club Dr., Kapalua, 669-6299. $ Quizno’s Subs - Toasted subs. Daily, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 170 Papalaua St., Lahaina Mall, 667-5111. $ Roy’s Bar & Grill - Hawaiian fusion entrees. Nightly, 5:30-10 p.m. 4405 Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Kahana, 669-6999. $$$ Rusty Harpoon Restaurant & Tavern American. Daily, 8 a.m.-2 a.m. Whalers Village, Ka`anapali, 661-3123. $$

Nikki’s Pizza - Pizza. Daily 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m., 2435 Kaanapali Pkwy, 667-0333. $

Ruth’s Chris Steak House - USDA prime steak. Nightly, 5-10 p.m. 900 Front St., Lahaina, 6618815. $$$

Lynn’s Kitchenette - Filipino food. M - S 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., 3481 L. Honoapiliilani Rd., 665-1525. $

Okazuya Deli - Japanese plate lunch. Daily, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 4:30-9 p.m. 3600 Lower Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Honokowai, 665-0512. $

Saigon Seafood - Vietnamese. M - Sa 10 a.m. 10 p.m.; Su 10 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. 888 Wainee St., Lahaina 661-9955. $$

Old Lahaina Luau - It’s a luau. Nightly at 5:45 p.m. 1251 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4300. $$

MaLa - Eclectic. M-F, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sa, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Su, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 1307 Front St., Lahaina, 667-9394. $$

Ono’s Surf Bar & Grill - Hawaiian style. Daily, 6:30 a.m.-10 p.m. The Westin Maui, Ka`anapali, 667-2525. $

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar Japanese inspired Pacific Rim. Nightly, 5:30-10 p.m. Th-Fr 10 p.m. - 1 a.m. late night sushi and appetizers 50% off 21 & over w/ID. 600 Office Rd., Kapalua Resort, 669-6286. $$

Longhi’s - Elegant fine dining. Daily, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. 888 Front St., Lahaina, 6672288. $$$

Sea House Restaurant - Pacific-Rim, eclectic. Daily, 8-10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5:309 p.m. 5900 Lwr. Honoapi`ilani Hwy., Napili, 6691500. $$ Smoke House - BBQ, American. Daily, 11:30 a.m.10 p.m. 927 Waine`e St., Lahaina, 667-7005. $ Son’z Maui at Swan Court - Fresh seafood, steak. Su - Th 5 - 10 p.m.; Fr - Sa 5 - 10:30 p.m. Hyatt Ka`anapali, 200 Nohea Kai Dr., Lahaina, 6674506. $$. Spats Trattoria - Italian. Nightly, 6-9:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency, Ka`anapali, 667-4727. $$$ Sports Club Kahana Grill - Healthy deli. M-F, 511 p.m.; Sa-Su, 6-10 p.m. 4327 L. Honoapi`ilani Rd., Kahana, 669-3539. $$ Sunrise Cafe - Casual American. Daily, 6 a.m.-4 p.m. 693 Front St., Lahaina, 661-8558. $ Terrace Restaurant - Breakfast. Daily, 6:30-11 a.m. Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, 669-6200. $$$ Tex Mex BBQ - BBQ by smoker oven! Daily, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.. Honokowai Marketplace, 662-0890. Thai Chef - Thai food with curry, Pad Thai, summer rolls and more. M-F, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nightly from 5 p.m. Old Lahaina Center, 667-2814. $ Tiki Terrace Restaurant - Seafood specialties, steaks and Hawaiian cuisine. Su, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Nightly 6-9 p.m. 2525 Ka`anapali Pkwy, Kaanapali, 661-0011. $$ Tropica - Steaks and fresh fish. Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Westin Ka`anapali, 667-2525. $$ Vino - Comfort and contemporary cuisine. Nightly from 5:30 p.m. Village Course Clubhouse, Kapalua, 661-8466. $$$ Vinny’s Pizza - Authentic New York style pizza, calzones and heros. Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 840 Waine`e St., Lahaina Square, 661-6773. $ Zushi - Japanese take-out. M-Sa, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-8:30 p.m. 811 Front St., Lahaina, 667-5142.

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If You Build It, They Will SK8 Saturday (May 5), 2-10 p.m. at Paia Youth & Cultural Center [SK8PARK FUNDRAISER] You know, kids are funny people. They look so much like us—only, you know, younger—and they act so much like… well… like we did before we finally got things like “freedom” and “independence” and “6.65 percent mortgage rates.” Anyway, the local artists-run Mana Collective—in collaboration with Lahaina Skate Co. and hosted by Paia Youth & Cultural Center—thinks the kids oughta skate. And dammit if they don’t deserve a place to do it! So they’re organizing this here event in order to raise funds for the construction of a West Maui skate park, as well as celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Kodomo No Hi, the Japanese Children’s Day. There’ll be a SK8 competition, interactive graffiti wall, break dancing, firedancing, ono grinds provided by chef Chris L, live music, video and film shorts, a fashion show, and more DJ’s than you can shake a baseplate at, including Max, Sal, Toben, Durty, Nutmeg, Mike Rozak and John Carmichael. Cover: $10 at door, or $5 w/flyer. Stonewave SK8 Park at Paia Youth & Cultural Center is located at 28 Hana Hwy. For more info call 298-TARD. [SAMANTHA CAMPOS]



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ThIS WEEK’S PICKS by Samantha Campos

Come On, Irene

Wanna Neck?

Friday (May 4), 10 p.m. at E&O Trading Co., Lahaina

Saturday (May 5), 6 p.m. at Maui Community College, Kahului

[IMPORTED DJ] She’s not just a DJ—she’s a diva, she’s a rockstar, she’s a turntable tornado from Hollywood with a recording engineering degree who’s been in the DJ biz for over 20 years and is one of the top-selling mix-CD DJ’s. As kickass as she is, DJ Irene is all about energy, and raising yours with her hi-fi mix of hard house beats. You ready? Cover: $20. E&O Trading Co. is located at the Lahaina Cannery Mall.

[DRIVE-IN MOVIE] I just can’t help it. I always correlate drive-in theaters with making out. And then, I connect making-out with Grease... Hickey from Kinickey, the time where Danny tried to grab Sandy’s boob and she freaked out, Rizzo getting frisky at the slumber party. Yeah. Man, do I love Grease. This Saturday, you can head over to the MauiFEST MCC Drive-In and enjoy some good old-fashioned fun. The films showing are: Happy Feet, Gridiron Gang, Peahi—Surf’s Up, and Maui High Football Highlights 2006. Maybe, if you go, you can slick your hair back, wear a white-T and tight jeans and persuade some girl to neck with you. Then again, you’re probably not as hot as Danny Zuko. Nevermind. Tickets: $5 per person or $20 per car—all you can fit. Kids under $12 are free. [LILIANA BEGLEY]





Flava Zone DJ Dancing CINCO DE MAYO

Island Style Kani Makou & Natural Feelin’

w/ Paakai & Guests


SUNDAY MAY 6 REGGAE NIGHTS MONDAY MAY 7 $1 Drinks w/ All Access Entertainment




Saturday May 5



M A U I ’ S


Monday May 7 Every Monday Night


Live Music w/ ANDEN

Kama‘aina Nite No Cover






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Mrs. Hawai`i International Talks Food! Sweet Dreams Saturday (May 5), 7 p.m. at The Studio Maui; Monday (May 7), 6:30 p.m. at Alexa Higashi Room, MACC [FREE LECTURE] This is an informative seminar featuring Walter Bader, author of Toxic Bedrooms: Your Guide to a Safe Night’s Sleep. Topics include: When did mattresses become so “chemical”? Is your mattress safe? The information void, and how to shop for an organic mattress. Free admission with limited seating, and an open forum for Q&A. For more info call 283-4071 or 871-6406.


Wednesday (May 9), 7 p.m. at the Cameron Center Auditorium in Wailuku [FOOD TALK] Mrs. Hawai`i International Ori Ann Lee lives in Kapolei, having moved the state in 1990 from Canton, China. The Honolulu StarBulletin once referred to her as a “local beauty.” She speaks Mandarin, Cantonese and English, has a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism and a masters in theater studies, both from the University of Hawai`i. She met her husband, a Hawai`i National Guard public information officer, on a blind date. They own two dogs, six cats and five rabbits. Lee, a vegan, enjoys cooking and one day wants her own cooking show. Some of her recipes have already appeared on KITV’s “Cook Healthy Fast” food segment. And this Wednesday, she’ll speak as part of the Vegetarian Society of Hawai`i’s lecture series. Lee will talk about her thoughts concerning health and beauty, as well as give out some of her favorite Chinese vegan recipes. The lecture is free, as are the refreshments. The Cameron Center is located at 95 Mahalani St. in Wailuku. For more information call 575-7694. [ANTHONY PIGNATARO]


In the heart of Olde Makawao Town


Casanova’s Famous Ladies Night

Friday May 4th

The Evening That Earned Casanova The Award “Best Late Night In Maui” Music Starts @ 9:45 pm $ 10 cover

Conscious Healing

Ladies’ Night has a new beat or two. . .

DJ Boomshot & DJ Durty

Maui’s Roots Reggae Rock Music starts at 10 pm $ 10 cover

Saturday May 5th


Sunday May 6th

Simmons OPIHI PICKERS GeorgePatKahumoku Jr. KAWAO-KAIPO Music starts at 10 pm $ 15 cover

Mana’o Radio 1st annual Barryfest

Gypsy Pacific, MRO, Marty Dread, Voodoo Suns, Randall Respond, Gail Swanson, Stevie Grimes and Mojo Gumbo, Pat Simmons Jr., Sebrina Barron and many VIP guests

A fund raiser concert and silent auction in celebration of Barry Shannon’s life Music starts at 2 pm $ 20 Donation to Mana’o Radio

Make it a memorable evening. Dine and dance at Casanova. For dinner reservations call 572-0220

Every Wednesday at Casanova’s Ladies Night Lights & illusions by hai dai Make it a memorable evening. Dine and dance at Casanova. For dinner reservations call 572-0220 MAUI TIME WEEKLY

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No Bite Spider-Man franchise lays down and dies After bucking the pitfalls of creating a sassy big screen superhero based on a popular comic book, and following it up with an even better sequel, Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man film series has fizzled into a flagging mix of confused passion and diluted villainy. Gone is the bright tempo and unbridled enthusiasm of the first two movies that seemed to offer limitless possibilities for the genre.

Spider-Man 3

★★★★★ Rated PG-13/140 min.

I’ve fallen, and I can’t get up! In this third installment that reportedly cost as much as $350 million (precise figures aren’t available), Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) appears to have been recently pulled from a cryogenic freezer where he spent the past three years since Spider-Man 2. Parker sits in the same dull college science classes, lives in the same one-room fleapit, rides the same yellow moped and hasn’t managed to settle into a stable relationship with his true love Mary Jane Watson (“MJ”—Kirsten Dunst). Director/co-screenwriter Raimi dawdles through an uninspired opening act, wasting crucial Spidey time to elaborate


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on MJ’s ill-fated Broadway singing performance and to impart the origin of Spidey’s new archenemy “Sandman” (Thomas Hayden Church) from the person of prison escapee Flint Marko. Marko’s culpability in murdering Peter’s cab-driver father Ben (Cliff Robertson) plays into the picture’s morally driven theme of forgiveness that gets hammered home on several occasions. During a web-hammock stargazing date in Central Park, Peter and MJ are oblivious to a meteor that crashes nearby before releasing a crawling black tar-like substance that attaches itself to Peter’s moped. The twitchy black goo eventually takes over


Peter’s body, turns his Spidey suit black and darkens his mood into an arrogant Goth punk womanizer with a flair for black designer clothes and slick dance moves. Harry Osborn (James Franco) returns to the franchise for a superfluous curtain call to show off his “New Goblin” outfit and flying board with which he hopes to destroy Spider-Man. Harry’s dubious presence goes a subplot too far with his bid to woo MJ away from Peter. More plot fumbling ensues with the initiation of Eddie Brock (Topher Grace) as a rival photographer at The Daily Bugle, attempting to usurp Parker’s freelance

spot and land a staff job under the tabloid’s gentler editor-in-chief J. Jonah Jameson (J.K. Simmons) who manages his earsplitting anger with prescription medication. Grace’s peroxide blonde hair barely conceals the actor’s golly-gee persona that hardly makes an impression. Brock becomes the fall guy for Spidey’s evil-twin war paint when the creeping black tar drips on him from a church tower where Peter uses a bell’s harmonic vibrations to escape the inky snare. Brock consequently turns into a spider-manmonster dubbed “Venom” who joins forces with Sandman. The action sequences in Spider-Man 3 fall flat compared to those of the sequel because they seem like mere re-workings of battles we’ve seen before. The highrise conditions become predictable and there seems to be less at stake for everyone involved. Mary Jane proves to be a fickle object of waning desire and Peter isn’t as excited as he once was about saving humanity. The “forgiveness” message of the story’s moral is nonetheless overrun by a revenge motive that fuels most of the action. Finally, there’s too much abstract villainy going on for the story to pick up an energized thread of momentum. Every performance feels modulated and sloweddown. Thomas Hayden Church fares better than the others due to his character’s CGI construction that draws on available deposits of sand to alter his size, but Church play’s Marko’s melancholy so onthe-nose that his dramatic scenes reek of melodrama. MTW



Maui Film Festival’s Candlelight Cinema

MAUI FILM FESTIVAL Castle Theater, 572-3456 The Namesake - PG13 - Fri 5, 7:30 Puccini For Beginners - NR - Wed 5, 7:30

MAUI MALL MEGAPLEX Maui Mall, 249-2222 (Matinees: M-Th until 6pm, F-Su until 3:30pm)

Friday, May 4 THE NAMESAKE - (PG13) - A romantic cross-cultral comedy about a blonde beauty and her handsome Indian boyfriend. 122 min. (Liliana Begley)

Wednesday, May 9 PUCCINI FOR BEGINNERS - (NR) Screwball sex comedy. No pun intended. 90 min. (LB)

New This Week LUCKY YOU - (PG-13) - Drama - Boy (Eric Bana) plays high-stakes poker; boy meets hot young singer from Bakersfield (Drew Barrymore); boy learns to deal with his pentup anger towards his pop (Robert Duvall), who’s also playing in the same tournament he is. And they say Hollywood has no creativity left. 124 min. (Anthony Pignataro) SPIDER-MAN 3 - (PG-13) - Action/Fantasy - Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst return once again as Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson in this latest installment of the Marvel Comics uber-franchise. This time around, Spidey battles the Sandman (Thomas Hayden Church), the New Goblin (James Franco), some putz named Venom (Topher Grace) and his own new black suit. Yeah, that’s a bit much. 140 min. See Film Critique, p. 26. (AP)

I forget–what beats a full house?

Now Showing

man who plans to commit “the perfect murder” on his younger cheating wife. 125 min. (LB)

300 - (R) - Action, Adventure – Movie adaptation of Frank Miller’s graphic novel adaptation of the ancient Battle of Thermopylae, in which 300 brave Spartans fought Persian King Xerxes and his entire army, allowing the slightly less brave but really, really smart Athenians to escape and invent democracy. 106 min. (AP)

THE HOAX - (R) - Drama - The story of how reallife writer Clifford Irving became famous for selling a completely fake biography of the strangeorecluse Howard Hughes. Thank goodness we’re not gullible like that anymore. Stars Richard Gere and Alfred Molina. 115 min. (AP)

ARE WE DONE YET? - (PG) - Comedy - Nick (Ice Cube) is settling into surburbia after he buys a fixer-upper home. It becomes a zany nightmare when he contractor they hire turns out to be a nut. 93 min. (LB)

IN THE LAND OF WOMEN - (PG13) - What do you know, Meg Ryan’s starring in a romantic comedy! This time it’s about a guy (Adam Brody) whose girlfriend dumps him so he moves in with Grandma. Meg lives next door. I am anticipating happily-ever-after. 100 min. (LB)

BLADES OF GLORY - (PG13) - Comedy - The latest Will Ferrell comedy finds him as Chazz Michael Michaels, half of the world’s first all-male figure skating duo. Also stars John Heder. 93 min. (AP) THE CONDEMNED - (R) - Action/Drama - I never liked Survivor because the contestants’ lives are never really on the line, but this picture totally gets me with its story about death-row inmates who have to kill to survive. 100 min. (Kira Sabini)

Drama of Contemporary Hawai’i Island Life



THU-FRI • MAY 3-4 • 7:30 pm McCoy • $22, 1/2 kids Coconut Cabaret Alternative Comedy


THU • MAY 10 • 7:30 pm

DISTURBIA - (PG-13) - Thriller - A teenage boy loses his dad and goes a little crazy. While he’s under house-arrest he starts suspecting his neighbor is a serial killer. Truth or insanity? 104 min. (LB) FIREHOUSE DOG - (PG) - Family/Comedy - Rex is a doggie A-lister. He has a diamond collar, a poodle harem and prefers Kobe beef to filet mignon. During a commercial shoot gone bad, Rex gets stuck on the streets and has to “ruff” it. 111 min. (LB) FRACTURE - (R) - Thriller - Ryan Gosling and Anthony Hopkins star in this movie about an older

McCoy • $20 (program for adults/older teens)


FRI • MAY 11 • 7:30 pm

KICKIN IT OLD SKOOL - (PG-13) - Comedy After an exercise in breakdancing goes horribly wrong, an ‘80’s high-school hipster ends up in a 20-year coma. Can he get his girl back and his parents out of debt? 107 min. (KS) MEET THE ROBINSONS - G - Animation Pixar does it again! This movie has time machines, dinosaurs, caffeine patches—you name it. The best line comes from a Tyranosaurus Rex who exlains his failure at eating a small boy with, “I have a big head... and litttle arms.” That must really suck. 110 min. (LB) NEXT - (PG-13) - Sci-Fi/Thriller - Nicolas Cage and Julianne “Gimme” Moore play at saving America from terrorists with a little gift of precog. Anyone care to tell me how it’ll end? 96 min. (KS) PERFECT STRANGER - (R) - Thriller - Halle Berry and Bruce WIllis star in this sexy psychological thriller. Investigative reporter Rowena Price goes undercover and assumes many identities to solve her friend’s murder. 109 min. (LB)

Top Scottish Fiddler! & Brilliant Cellist!


THE INVISIBLE - (PG-13) - Sci-Fi/Thriller - This would suck: You’re a teen, and your bright future is left in limbo when some random chick mistakenly leaves you for dead and your spirit gets to watch loved ones trying to find your body before your fragile hold on the world dies. 71 min. (KS)


McCoy • $25 Famous Trumpeter w/ HOT studio band!


THE REAPING - (R) - Suspense/Horror - Hilary Swank fans beware, she’s probably gonna scream in this fantasy thriller set in a small, religious Texas town about a myth buster who’s attempting to prove a little boy’s innocence in a freak massacre. 98 min. (KS) VACANCY - (R) - Horror - Kate Beckinsale and Luke Wilson play a really nice, really pretty couple of lovebirds whose car breaks down, forcing them to stay in a terrifying motel from hell. Yeah, like that hasn’t happened to all of us at one time or the other. 80 min. (AP)

FRI • MAY 11 • 7:30 pm Castle • $22, $36, $43

WED., MAY 9 5 PM , 7:30 PM

*with MFF passport (5 films-$40)-single tickets Phone: 572-3456

WILD HOGS - (PG13) - Comedy - A group of four middle-aged family-type guys set off on a steel-horsed adventure. John Travolta, Tim Allen and Martin Lawrence star in this tale of male midlife crisis. 110 min. (LB)

300 - R - Th only 1:30, 7 Blades of Glory - PG13 - Th 2:15 2:50, 4:35, 5:10, 6:55, 7:35, 9:25, 10; F-Su 12:30, 2:50, 5:10, 7:35, 9:55; M-W 2:50, 5:10, 7:35, 9:55 Firehouse Dog - PG - Th, M-W 2:35, 5:05; F-Su 12:10, 2:35, 5:05 The Hoax - R - Daily 1:45, 4:30, 7:15, 9:55 The Invisible - PG13 - Th, M-W 2:30, 5, 7:30, 10; F-Su 12, 2:30, 5, 7:30, 10 Kickin It Old Skool - PG13 - Daily 1:35, 4:10, 6:45, 9:20 Lucky You - PG13 - F-Su 12:30, 1:30, 3:30, 4:15, 6:40, 7, 9:25, 9:45; M-W 1;30, 3:30, 4:15, 6:40, 7, 9:25, 9:45 Next - PG13 - Th, M-W 2:25, 4:45, 7:05, 9:25; F-Su 12:05, 2:25, 4:45, 7:05, 9:25 Perfect Strangers - R - Th-W 1:30, 4, 6:30, 7:30, 9:15, 10 The Reaping - R - Th only 4:30, 9:45 Vacancy - R - Th, M-W 2:15, 2:50, 4:25, 5, 6:35, 7:10, 8:45, 9:20; F-Su 12:05, 12:40, 2:15, 2:50, 4:25, 5, 6:35, 7:10, 8:45, 9:20 Wild Hogs - PG13 - Th, M-W 2:35, 4:55, 7:20, 9:45; F-Su 12:15, 2:35, 4:55, 7:20, 9:45

KA’AHUMANU 6 Queen Ka’ahumanu Shopping Center, 875-4910 (Matinees: everyday until 4pm) Are We Done Yet? - PG - Th, 12:15, 2:25, 4:35, 7:10, 9:20; F-W 12:15, 2:25, 4:35 The Condemned - R - Th 12:35, 4:20, 7, 9:35; F-W 7:20, 9:55 Disturbia - PG13 - Th-W 12:05, 2:35, 5, 7:25, 9:50 Fracture - R - Th 11:45, 2:15, 4:45, 7:25, 10; F-W 7:10, 9:40 In the Land of Women - PG13 - Th only 12:30, 2:50, 5:10, 7:30, 9:45 Meet the Robinsons - G - Th 12, 2:20, 4:40, 7, 9:15; F-W 12:20, 2:45, 5 Spider-Man 3 - PG13 - F-W 11:30, 12, 12:45, 3, 3:30, 4:15, 6:30, 7, 7:30, 9:45, 10:10, 10:50

KUKUI MALL 1819 South Kihei Road, 875-4910 (Matinees: everyday until 4pm) Disturbia - PG13 - Th1:15, 4:15, 7:15; F-W 12:30, 4, 7:15, 9:45 Fracture - R - Th 1, 4:05, 7; F-W 12:15, 4:15, 7:30, 10 The Invisible - PG13 - Th only 1:30, 4:30, 7:30 Spider-Man 3 - PG13 - 12, 1, 3:30 4:05, 7:45, 10:15 Vacancy - R - Th only 1:45, 4:45, 7:45

FRONT STREET THEATRE 900 Front St., Lahaina, 249-2222 (Matinees: MF until 6:30pm, Sa-Su until 3:30pm) Condemned - R - Th 4, 7, 9:30; F, M-W 4, 6:50, 9:30; Sa-Su 1, 4, 6:50, 9:30 Disturbia - PG13 - Th, M-W 4:45, 7:30, 9:45; Sa-Su 1:45, 4:45, 7:30, 9:45 In the Land of Women - PG13 - Th only 4:15, 7:30, 9:30 Lucky You - PG13 - F, M-W 4:15, 7, 9:30; Sa-Su 1:15, 4:15, 7, 9:30 Next - PG13 - Th only 4:30, 7:20, 9:50

WHARF CINEMA CENTER 658 Front St., Lahaina, 667-7865 (Matinees: Tue all shows, until 6pm every other day) Blades of Glory - PG13 - Th 1:15, 3:30, 6:45, 9:15; F, M-W 1:0, 3:30; Sa-Su 11, 1:30, 3:30 Fracture - R - Th 1, 4, 6:45, 9:20; F-W 6:30, 9:15 Kickin It Old Skool - PG13 - Th 1:15, 3:45, 6:45, 9:15; F, M-W 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:30; Sa-Su 11:15, 1:45, 4:15, 6:45, 9:30 Spider-Man 3 - PG13 - F, M-W 12:45, 4, 7:15, 10:15; Sa-Su 12:45, 4, 7:15, 10:15


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Smiles, Everyone, Smiles! A tour through Ka`anapali’s musical world big, consistently smiling man, beaming Standing in the Hula Grill men’s down from the small stage. Combining room on a recent Thursday, listening good taste in songs, an enormous and to the music piped through the beautiful voice and impressively underrestaurant’s speakers, I suddenly stated guitar work, Puaa ripped through thought to myself, “This band is reala selection of songs including “Over the ly good.” What I didn’t know yet was Rainbow,” Bob Marley’s “So Much it wasn’t a band I was hearing; it was Ernest Puaa, a.k.a. “Da Barefoot Warrior,” playing live on the oceanfront stage. Just one voice, a guitar and some prerecorded backing tracks was all it took to completely change my view of the Maui music scene. I walked through the openair restaurant, noticing the juxtaposition of laid-back, lava flow-sipping visitors and the young, attractive servers and bussers, one careful step at a time across the hot sand floor (that sand literally melted a pair of my shoes long ago when I was a humble Hula Grill bus boy). It felt good to see Puaa, a Ernest Puaa

Ada Rovatti

#1 Italian Saxophonist plus many special guests in NYC Jam Session. Ada Rovatti is wife to Randy Brecker and has recorded with John McLaughlin and Mike Stern (of Miles Davis Band) and many others. Don’t miss this historic and intimate Upcountry session live at Casanova.

Thursday May 10th. Tickets available at Casanova office or at the door. Jazz dinner reservations and ticket info call 572-0220. A House of the Sun Entertainment Production.


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Trouble in the World” and Men at Work’s “Down Under.” Slogging through the quicksand to speak with him between songs, I decided I didn’t much miss bussing tables. I waited my turn behind Puaa and some of his newest fans, lined up before him to offer gratitude and praise and get copies of his CD signed. “You’re amazing!” one woman gushed. “You seem so happy, so relaxed!” “With that background,” Puaa said, motioning to the tranquil oceanfront setting, “How could I not be?” A humble and spiritual man, Ernest thanked each well-wisher with a big smile. Born on Oahu and Rudy Aquino raised on Molokai, Puaa Hawai`i,” one woman in the audience has been honing his craft at the told me. “These songs and musicians Hula Grill since its opening 12 always make you feel so relaxed.” years ago. By now it was nearly sunset—time for “I play what makes me feel the Ka`anapali Beach Hotel’s nightly free good spiritually,” Puaa told me. music and hula show. “Six years ago this was turning No stranger to KBH’s hospitality (I’ve visinto a job. Then I asked God to allow me ited the hotel’s famous Tiki Bar from time to to reach into people’s hearts with my time) I was pleased to find frontman Rudy music and my soul. People try to thank Aquino and his band in fine form. Aquino, me, but I’m the one who’s blessed.” who used to play with Don Ho on Oahu, A little while later I took a leisurely paid tribute to his late friend while blasting stroll down the beachwalk to the Westin’s through a long set list with his usual charisTropica restaurant, where there was yet ma and flair, working the crowd like Bill another smiling, honey sweet-voiced Clinton on ecstasy. On classic songs such as “Island Style,” Little Grass Shack” and “Lahainaluna,” Aquino dazzled the adoring throng with his vocal and ukulele talents. But it was on the set’s highlight, the theme from Phantom of the Opera, that he really shined, playing four vibraharp keys at once with two mallets in each hand, all while flashing a toothy smile to an adoring crowd of at least 100 people. As a hula dancer lit nearby tiki torches and the day’s Brian Haia sun dropped into the sea, I looked out at the faces smiling all around musical entertainer. Brian Haia, who has me. Everyone seemed perfectly content. also been performing music on Maui for Many had come thousands of miles to years, played his own interpretations of experience what Maui residents can take classics like Jerry Garcia’s “Sitting Here for granted—a life surrounded by soulful in Limbo,” Marley’s “Waiting in Vain” musicians sharing their passion and taland for the second time in the day, “So ents with an audience that always seems Much Trouble in the World.” to appreciate the island’s sunshine, sun“My husband and I go to Mexico and sets and music. MTW the Caribbean but always prefer

DA KINECALENDAR BIG SHOWS 25th Anniversay Party - Friday, May 4. Mediation Services of Maui is celebrating their 25th anniversary with Frank De Lima, a gourmet Mexican dinner buffet and music. Tickets: $55. 6 p.m., Renaissance Wailea Beach Resort, Luau Lawn, 244-5744. DJ Irene - Friday, May 4. DJ Irene is kind of hardcore—at least according to her website picts. Anyway, she became a DJ back in ‘84 and has gone on to become one of the bestselling electronica musicians of all time. She’s put out 18 albums and has overcome all kinds of crap like a meth addiction and she still rocks. Tickets: $20. 10 p.m., E&O Trading Co, Lahaina Cannery Mall. Tea for the Ladies - Sunday, May 6. Women Helping Women is holding its 10th annual “Elegant Afternoon, Royal Tea Affair.” The afternoon is fit for a Queen—silent and live auction, entertainment, best decorated hat contest, yummy desserts, teas and scrumptious food by Chef Bev Gannon. 1-4 p.m., Chef Bev Gannon’s Sugar House in Haliimaile. Call 242-6600 for tickets or to donate to auction.

TICKETS ON SALE Ada Rovatti - Thu, May 10. Italian saxophonist Ada Rovatti is wife to Randy Brecker and has recorded with John McLaughlin, Mike Stern (of Miles Davis Band) and many others. Don't miss this historic and intimate Makawao session. Tickets on sale at Casanova office, 572-0220. A New York Minute - Fri, May 11. Featuring four-time Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Randy Brecker (Bruce Springsteen, David Sanborn, Steely Dan), with New York session band including bassist Tony Levin (Peter Gabriel, Paul Simon), drummer Steve Ferrone (Tom Petty, George Harrison), guitarist Joe Caro (Carly Simon, Blue Oyster Cult), keyboardist George Whitty (Celine Dion, Herbie Hancock, Santana & Dave Matthews) and others. Tickets: $46, $33, $22. 7:30 p.m., Castle Theater, MACC, 242-7469. Fire and Grace - Fri, May 11. Featuring the world’s top Scottish fiddler, Alasdair Fraser and cellist, Natalie Haas. Alasdair Fraser played “The Kennedy Center Honors” (CBS) solo tribute to Sean Connery with Catherine Zeta-Jones. Also featured soloist with Los Angeles Master Chorale, The Waterboys, The Chieftains and Itzhak Perlman at New York's Lincoln Center, also on soundtracks of several films, including The Last of the Mohicans and Titanic. Preshow with Isle of Maui Pipe Band and Kilts on the Beach. Tickets: $25. 7:30 p.m., Maui Arts & Cultural Center, 242-7469

EVENTS Whalers Village Center Stage - Every Thu, 34 p.m., hula lessons; Fri, 12-2 p.m., lei making class; Sat, 6:30-7 p.m., Polynesian hula show, 7:308 p.m., Tahitian dance; Sun, 7-8 p.m., Rhythms of Aloha with Benny Uyetake; Mon, 6:30-7 p.m., Dances of Polynesia, 7:30-8 p.m., Drums of Tahiti; Tue, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., lei making class. All shows and activities are free.

THURSDAY, May 3 Transformation - Every Thu. Let Linda Hall intuitively guide you through a wide range of healing processes. Walk-ins only. Free. 1-4 p.m., Dragon’s Den, Makawao, 572-2424.

Find Yourself - Every Sat. Hannah Hammerli digs deep to find your hidden issues using the Gesalt Process and Dream Tending. Walk-ins only. Free. 1:30-3 p.m., Dragon’s Den, Makawao, 572-2424.

Keiki Shots (Central Maui) - Every first and third Wed of the month. Bring children up to the age of 18 without medical insurance in for vaccinations. Bring all immunization records. Walk-in basis. Free. 12-3 p.m., Wailuku Health Center, 984-8260.

Konawind Band - Every Sat. Konawind Band plays for your listening enjoyment. 6-8 p.m., Kihei Marketplace.

Story Time - Every Thursday there’s keiki story time and crafts. 10 a.m., Hawaiian Village Coffee, Kahana, 665-1114.

Jam Session - Every Sat. Musicians are invited to head on down to Waikapu and jam away with other players. I used to live next door to the community center down there and I swear, it was like a free concert every weekend. Oh, hooray! Bring a chair and your instrument. 3 p.m., Waikapu Community Center, 269-2704.

Premature Babies - First Thu of every month Imua will hold a support group for parents of premature babies. Parent education, info and skills. 5:30 p.m., Imua Family Services Anuenue Room, 870-0115.

Toxic Bedroom - Free seminar with Walter Bader. Is your mattress killing ya? Find out. 7 p.m., Haiku Marketplace, 283-4071.

SUNDAY, May 6 Tantra Temple Services - Every Sun. Embrace the spiritual essence of all faiths with tantra, an ancient high-spiritual practice. Free. 9:30 a.m., Lemurian Center, 2138 Vineyard Street, Wailuku, 244-4921, 244-4103.

Got Money? - May I have some? Before you answer that, check out this Maui group that focuses on economic solutions, and visions-- dialog and a readers circle too. Various times, Island Wide locations, 573-3250 for more info. Socrates Cafe - Practice the Socratic Method in a dialog group with a goal of improving your questioning ability. This means expanding on the, “Why, Mommy, why?” technique. Various times and locations. Call 573-3250 for details. Free GED Class - Every Thu. Hui Malama Learning Center offers a free GED class to residents of Hana. 5-7 p.m., Hana Library, 244-5911.

Drum Circle - Every Sun. Bring yor drum and beat away with others in the community. Free. 4 p.m. to sunset, Kamaole Point, Kihei, 298-9022. Line Dancing - Every Sun. Practice your “tush push” ya’ll and come on down for some line dancing by the Maui Paniolo Posse. Lessons, 6:30 p.m. followed by dancing from 7-8:30 p.m., Lahaina Cannery Mall. Toxic Bedroom - Free seminar with Walter Bader. Is your mattress killing ya? Find out. 6:30 p.m., Alexa Higashi Room, MACC, 283-4071.

TUESDAY, MAY 08 `Ohana Connection - Every Tue. Breakfast to promote the health and well being of all Maui residents. 8:30 a.m., 986-0209. Democratic Meeting - Shouldn’t all meetings be democratic? Just kidding. Geez. Anyway, the 11th District Democratic Meeting to be held- Joe Bertram III and Roz Baker to talk. 6-8 p.m., Kihei Charter School Auditorium, 243-9292 for info.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9 Naturopathic Physician - Every Wed. Bonnie Marsh, N.D., offers up wisdom from over 20 years of experience as a Naturopathic Physician. Walkins only. Free. 1-4 p.m., Dragon’s Den, Makawao, 573-2424. WOW! - Every Wed. Wailea on Wednesdays presents live performances at The Shops at Wailea in the Lower Courtyard. 6:30-8 p.m., 891-6770 ext. 2. Dance Lessons - Every Wed. Open registration to learn the cha-cha and foxtrot. $50 for three months. 6:30-9:30 p.m., Kihei Community Center, 879-0555. Where is Feminism? - So this looks like fun. Seabury Hall’s Philosophy Club topic for this month’s “First Wednesday” is on feminism and— my, my, my!—will you check out the line up?! There’s Lynn Rassmussen, author of Men are Easy, Maui News’ Liz Janes-Brown and Mayor Charmaine Tavares. 7-8:30 p.m., Cooper House, Seabury Hall, Makawao, 572-7235.


KEIKI After-School Help - Every Mon. through Fri. Hui Malama Learning Center offers after-school homework help and classes. Call for directions and hours. 244-5911.


Bisque it Baby - Every Mon. Sometimes, as a mom, all you might need to a little time to do something creative. Get together with other Moms and babies and paint a little- maybe a mug or a teapot and de-stress. Studio fee is Free. 9 - 11 a.m., Kids and Company, Maui Mall, 877-7819.

LECTURE Reading & Writing Help - Hui Malama Learning Center offers help for adults who would like to improve their reading and writing skills. Class dates and times vary, call Jill at 242-1174.

Relax Already - Every Sun. Lawrence Gold enables people to end their pain by teaching control over muscular tensions. Walk-ins only. Free. 12-1 p.m., Dragon’s Den, Makawao, 572-2424.

Biofeedback - Every Fri. Mary Higgins, QXCI/SCIO practicioner, helps you rebalance after living yet another day in a toxin-filled word. Walkins only. Free. 2-5 p.m., Dragon’s Den, Makawao, 572-2424. Earth Music - Rich Stillwell and Diane Patterson to rock the stage with their conscious music. $12. 8 p.m., Mandala Ethnic Arts, Paia.

Keiki Issues? - Every Thu. The Parent Project, a program for parents of strongwilled children. Wrestle the phone away from the child and make that call. Free. 6-8:30 p.m., Hui Malama Learning Center, 298-5050.

Toddler Tuesdays - Every Tue. Toddlers are insane. Seriously, as a mother of two I can vouch that they are without rational thought. Let them do their thing and cruise with the other crazies for storytime, juice, cookies and painting. $15, 10 - 11 a.m., Kids and Company, Maui Mall, 877-7819.

Keiki Shots (West Maui) - Every first Tue of the month. Bring children up to the age of 18 without medical insurance in for vaccinations. Bring all immunization records. Walk-in basis. Free. 9-11 a.m., Lahaina Comprehensive Health Center, 984-8260.


MAY 3, 2007



FRIDAY, MAY 11TH 7:30PM CASTLE THEATER MAUI ARTS & CULTURAL CENTER Tickets available at MACC Box Office or call 808.242-SHOW (7469)

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George Whitty Keyboards Carlos Santana • Dave Matthews

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Ada Rovatti Saxophonist John McLaughlin • Mike Stern


MAY 3, 2007


DA KINECALENDAR ENVIRONMENTAL Coastal Restoration - Every Fri. Habitat restoration at Waihe`e coastal dunes with Maui Coastal Land Trust. 8 a.m.-12 p.m., Waihe`e, 244-5263. Smarter Than a Sand Crab? - Mon-Fri. Get free info about marine life and answers to all those pesky questions about Maui’s reef environment that keep you up all night. The Pacific Whale Foundation Marine Naturalists are definitely smarter than a 5th grader. The question is, are you? Free. 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Ulua Beach Wailea, 249-8811. Save Honolua - Every Tue. Meeting to inform, educate and involve the community on the proposed deveopment of Honolua Bay. This Week: Gladis Baisa as guest speaker. 6:30 p.m., King Kamehameha III School Cafeteria, 611 Front St., Lahaina. Save the Forrest - Every Sun. The Pacific Whale Foundation is hosting a group of ten volunteers to pull invasive pine trees near Hosmers Grove. Transportation is provided. Bring warm clothes, long pants and closed boots. Pick ups: 7:30 a.m., Harbor Shop, 300 Ma’alaea Rd; 8:15 a.m., Upcountry Tavares Community Center. Goes until noon. Call 856-8341 to reserve spot.

SPORTS Walk, Run, Train - Every Thu and Tue. Whether you’re a walker or a runner, you’ve got a group to train with. 5:30 p.m., Runner's Paradise, Maui Mall, 877-5300. Tai Chi - Every Tuesday. Practice the 36 movements of the “short yang” style of tai chi chuan. $10 perclass. 5:30-6:30 a.m., Unity Church Wailuku, 242-9327.

Pool Hours - Besides the fear of contracting super-strain uku’s, I really enjoy a good swim in a public pool. Sometimes the thought of dealing with sand is just too much to bear. Kahului, Kihei, Lahaina, War Memorial, Pukalani, and the Old and New Wailuku Pools: M, T, W, F & S 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Th 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sun 12-4:30 p.m. These hours can change due to events. To double check, you can call 270-6135.

ART Art Night - Every Fri. Stroll through dozens of art galleries in Lahaina Town. Special gallery shows, featured artists-in-action, and refreshments. Free and open to the public. This week: The Twins. 6:30 p.m., Front Street, 661-6284. WOW Wailea - Every Wed. Meet artists, shmooze, admire art, drink wine and eat pupus. 6:30 p.m., The Shops of Wailea, 874-8583. Towards the Divine - Through May 12. Art exhibit showcasing the work of seven Maui artists depicting the nature of spirit. Free. 5 p.m., Maui Hands, Paia, 579-9245.


Techno-Mic - Every Saturday the Maui Media Lab hosts an open mic night for poets, musicians and others who want to be heard. Sessions are recorded and fed to the internet. All ages are welcome. Free. 6-9 p.m., Maui Media Lab, Baldwin Ave.,

TV/RADIO Filipino Language - Mon-Fri. Fred Duldulao, Leo Agcolicol, Rey Patao and Maggie Evangelista host a Filipino language talk show. 4-6 a.m.; 7-10 p.m., KNUI 900 AM. Talk of Maui - Mon-Fri. Fred Guzman talks local, state and national poitics and issues. And every Thursday morning at 7:30, listen as Fred grills Maui Time’s own Anthony Pignataro on the latest issues of the day. 6-8 a.m., KNUI 900 AM. Talk Story - Every Mon-Thu. Political figures take calls and answer questions on the air. 7-8 a.m., KAOI 1110 AM. Tune in and call 244-9145. Mind Body Spirit - Every Mon from 6:30-9:30 p.m., Tue from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., and Thu and noon. Liah Howard, psychic and guests. KAOI 1110 AM. Maui Talks - Every Tue. A live, public affairs, callin talk show, hosted by Nick Nikhilananda. 7 p.m. Channel 53. Call in at 873-3430 or for info call 5728787.

Call In - Every Fri. Political and public affairs, callin talk show with Teri Lawrence. 12-1 p.m., KAOI 1110 AM Call in 242-7800. Uncle Charlie’s Corner - Sat. Kahu Charles Kauluwehi Maxwell, Sr. talks story. 6-10 a.m., KNUI 900 AM. Maui Matters - Sat-Sun. Pacific Radio Group News Director Wendy Osher discusses local issues. 1-2 p.m., KNUI 900 AM. Spanish Language - Sat-Sun. Carlos David Hernandez discusses news and plays music in Spanish. 2-4 p.m., KNUI 900 AM. Japanese Language - Sun. Yumi’s long-running Japanese language show. 7-8:30 p.m., KNUI 900 AM.

DINNER MUSIC WEST MAUI BJ’s Chicago Pizzeria - Wed-Fri, John Kane; Sat, Harry Troupe; Mon-Tue, Marvin Tevaga. All sets 7:30-9:30 p.m. 730 Front St., Lahaina, 661-0700. Cheeseburger In Paradise - Live music nightly. All sets 4:30-7:30 p.m. 811 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4855. Compadres - Tue, 4 p.m., Damien Awai. Lahaina Cannery Mall, 661-7189.

Words of Peace - Every Wed and Thu. Prem Rawat broadcasts messages of world and inner peace. Not associated with a specific religion. Wed, 9 p.m.; Thu, 8:30 a.m. Akaku Channel 52,, 573-3084.

Cool Cat Cafe - Sun, Wed - Erik the Whale Sharks; Mon, Fri - Dave Carroll; Tue - Jazz Night; Every other Thur - Howard Ahia and Erin Smith (alternating); Sat- Howard Ahia, sets 7:30-10 p.m. Wharf Cinema Center, Lahaina, 667-0908.

Express Yourself - Every Mon. Open Mic Night with music, song, poetry! Free. 7 p.m., Cafe Marc Aurel, Wailuku, 244-0852.

Conversations with Friends - Every Thu. Mary Omwake and James Jacobson interview New Thought leaders. 11 a.m., KAOI 1110 AM

Maui Slam - Every Mon. Open Mind Open Mike with spoken word, poetry, comedy—whatever you have to say here’s your chance. 7:30 p.m., Moana Bakery, Paia, 244-9091.

Smallville - Every Fri. Small Town Maui, a onehour, weekly radio program that shares the memories and values of the small towns we love and explores how we can learn from Maui's past to create a better future. 7 a.m. KAOI, 1110 AM.

Hula Grill - (Early sets) Wed, Thu, Fri, Ernest Pua’a; Sat, Sun, Mon, Kawika Lum Ho; Tue, Jarret Roback. Early sets 3-5 p.m. (Followed by) Thu, Braddah Brian & Roy; Fri, Brian, Roy & Kawika;. Sat, “TBA”; Sun, Ryan Tanaka & Friends; Mon,“TBA”; Tue, Albert & Roy; Wed, An Den. Late sets 7-9:30 p.m. 2435 Kaanapali Parkway, Building P, Kaanapali, 667-6636.

Open Mic - Every night is open mic night at Hawaiian Village Coffee. Kahana Gateway location, call 665-1114.

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MAY 3, 2007


The Grid lists nightly entertainment at bars, clubs, cafes, other non-dinner serving establishments, as well as restaurants with entertainment after 9pm.


1945 S. Kihei Road, Kihei - 875-0188

Thursday 05/03

Friday 05/04

Saturday 05/05

Sunday 05/06

Monday 05/07 – Wednesday 05/09

Willie K

Wild 105

Club Bing

Call for details

WED - Ultra Fab Night

Pau Hana Party

Haiku Hillbillys

Conscious Healing $10, 10pm

Opihi Pickers $15, 10pm


28 N. Market St. Wailuku - 244-0852


1188 Makawao Ave., Makawao - 572-0220


MON - Open Mic Night, No cover Manoa’s BarryFest concert and auction

MON - Kanoa and friends, No cover, 10pm; TUE - Acoustic Tuesdays

Marty Dread $7, 10pm

142 Hana Hwy., Paia - 579-9453

WED - Ladies’ Night, 9:45pm


Salsa & Cinco De Mayo DJ $5, 10pm

Lahaina Cannery Mall - 661-7189

TUE - Damian Awai

DJ $10, 10pm


Lahaina Cannery Mall - 667-1818


MON - Marty Dread

900 Front St., Lahaina - 667-7400


4405 H`Piilani Hwy, Kahana - 665-1114


41 E. Lipoa St., Kihei - 879-2849

Open Stage Tom Cherry No cover, 9pm

Crunch Pups No cover, 9pm

Open Stage

Uncle Jobe, Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar, 1-4pm

The Edge No cover, 9pm

Gina Martinelli

MON-WED - Open Stage




GRINGO NACHOS MARGARITAS & PASSION RITAS CUERVO SHOTS 14OZ DOS XX & BUD LIGHT DRAFTS Check out the festivities at both locations 844 FRONT ST. • 667-7758 2511 S. KIHEI RD • 891-8600 32

MAY 3, 2007






The Grid lists nightly entertainment at bars, clubs, cafes, other non-dinner serving establishments, as well as restaurants with entertainment after 9pm.


515 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei - 874-1811



355 E. Kamehameha, Kahului - 877-9001

Sunday 05/06



MON - Karaoke; TUE - Karaoke; WED - Karaoke

L Dog 10pm

TUE - Da Hawaiians, 6pm WED - Chico and Da Kine, 6pm

Jared 6pm

Kenny Roberts 6pm

El Nino 6pm

DJ Cronic $5, 10pm

Natural Feeling $5, 10pm

Danny Murray No cover, 10pm

TBA 10pm

Ryan Tanaka and Friends 10pm

Karaoke 9:30pm

Karaoke 9:30pm


845 Front St., Lahaina - 661-4811


136 Dickenson St., Lahaina - 667-5555


MON -Tom Cherry, 10pm; TUE - Karaoke; WED - Blues, 10pm

Live Reggae Music No cover, 9pm

Dickenson St., Lahaina - 661–7082


DJ El Gato

Sin Service



Crunch Pups

744 Front St., Lahaina - 661–9090

1913 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei - 891–8010

Monday 05/07 – Wednesday 05/09

DJ El Gato $5, 10 pm

120 Hana Hwy., Paia - 579-8844

36 Keala Pl., Kihei - 875-7711

Saturday 05/05




Friday 05/04

MON - Open Mic, TUE - Kanoa & Shawn, WED - DJ Nexus

Java Jazz/Soup Nutz - Fri- Sat, Acoustic music. All sets 7 p.m. 3350 Lower Honoapiilani Rd., Honokowai, 667-0787.

Marco’s Southside Grill - Nightly, Various artists (piano). All sets 7-10 p.m. 1445 S. Kihei Rd., 874-4041.

Weeping Banyan Lounge - Nightly, Live music. All sets 6:30-9:30 p.m. Torch lighting ceremony nightly.

Jack’s Terrace Restaurant & Bar - Thu, Harry Troupe. Fri, Joshua. Sat, Greg DiPiazza. Tue, Wed, Bentley Kalalway. All sets 7-10 p.m. 843 Waine’e St., Lahaina, 667-9616.

Moose McGillycuddys - Sat, Joshua. 7-10 p.m. 2511 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei.

■ KAANAPALI BEACH CLUB 104 Ka’anapali Shores, Lahaina, 661-2000

Mulligan’s on the Blue - Thu, Gene Argel and Makana, 7 p.m.; Fri, Wailea Nights 8 pm; Sat, Sun, Celtic Tigers, 7 p.m.; Mon, Gypsy Pacific, 7 p.m.; Tue, Benoit Jazz Works, 7 p.m.; Wed, Steve Sargenti, 6 p.m. 100 Kaukahi St., Wailea, 874-1131.

Ohana Bar & Grill - Wed, Thu, Live music; Fri, Patrick Major; Sun, Wayne and Friends; Mon, Tue, Ernest Pua’a. All sets 5:30-9:30 p.m. Torch lighting ceremony nightly.

Seawatch Restaurant - Nightly music 6-9 p.m. 100 Wailea Golf Club Dr., 875-8080.

Kupanaha - Nightly, Hula show, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Kahana Sands Restaurant - Thu, Sat, Tue, Wayne Dunn. All sets 3-6 p.m. 4299 Lower Honoapiilani Hwy, Kahana, 669-5000. Kimo’s - Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun, Sam Ahia. All sets 6:30-8:30 p.m. 845 Front St., Lahaina, 661-4811. Lahaina Store Grille - Thu, DJ El Gato 10 pm. - 12 a.m.; Sun, Sin Service 744 Front St., Lahaina, 661-9090. Leilani’s On The Beach - Fri, Scott Baird;. Sat, JD and Harry; Sun, Kilohana. All sets 2:30-5 p.m. 2435 Ka’anapali Pkwy, Ka’anapali, 661-4495. Longhi’s - Fri, Crazy Fingers; Sat, Scotty Rotten. All sets 5-7 p.m. 888 Front St., Lahaina, 667-2288. Maui Brewing Co. - Thu, Fri, Nino Toscano; Sat, Wed, Marvin Tevaga; Mon, Brian Haia; Tue, Kawika Lum Ho. All sets 6:30-8:30 p.m. 4405 Honoapiilani Hwy #217, Lahaina, 669-3473. Moose McGillycuddy’s - Thu, Greg & Steve; Fri, Llayne & Greg; Sat, Sun, Mark & Mike; Wed, Anastasia. All sets 6-9 p.m. 844 Front St., Lahaina, 667-7758. Mulligan’s on the Wharf - Fri, AnRil; Sat, John Taylor. All sets 7 p.m. Wharf Cinema Center, Lahaina, 661-8881. Pioneer Inn - Thu, Ah-Tim Eleniki; Tue, Captain Billy Bones; Wed, Greg Di Piazza. All sets 6-8 p.m. 658 Wharf St., Lahaina, 661-3636. Reilley’s Steaks & Seafood - Thu, Shiro Mori; Fri, Darrin Lenett; Mon, Tue, Gene Argel; Wed, Angie Carr. All sets 6-8 p.m. 4405 Honoapi`ilani Hwy, Ste #304 Kahana, 667-7477 Sea House Restaurant - Thu, Albert Kaina and Kincades Basques; Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue, Kincade Basques; Sun, Andrew; Wed, Albert Kaina. All sets 6:30 or 7-9 p.m. Napili Kai Beach Resort, 5900 Honoapiilani Road, Napili, 669-1500.

SOUTH MAUI Blue Marlin Harbor-Front Grill & Bar - Fri, Mon, Boy Kana’e and Ka’Uhaneleo; Sat, Braddah Frances and Friends; Mon-Sat sets 6:30-9 p.m. Sun, Teri Garrison. Sun sets 4-6:30 p.m. Maalaea Harbor, 244-8844. Cafe Cafe - Tue, Joshua. 7-9 p.m. 2395 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei, 879-4700. Enrique’s Cocina Mexicana - Fri, Eddi Delgado; Sat, Mon, Island Stylin’. All sets 7-8:30 p.m. 2395 S Kihei Rd #111, Kihei, 875-2910. Ma’alaea Grill - Thu, Sat, Benoit Jazz Works. All sets 6:30-9 p.m. Maalaea Harbor, 243-2206.

South Shore Tiki Lounge - Thu, Sun, Tue, Tony & Peter; Fri, Eclipse; Sat, Erin Smith; Mon, Kanoa; Wed, Kenny Roberts. All sets 4-6 p.m. 1913 Kihei Road, Kalama Village, 874-6444. Tommy Bahama’s Tropical Café - Thu, Tue, Patrick Major. All sets 6-10 p.m. The Shops at Wailea, 875-9983. Tradewinds Poolside Cafe - Thu, Kawika Lum Ho; Fri, Kaleo Cullen; Sat, Louise Lambert; Sun, Mon, Kenny Roberts; Tue, Kaleo Cullen w/ hula by Cora; Wed, Keoki Ruiz. All sets 6-9 p.m. The Maui Coast Hotel, 2259 S. Kihei Rd, 891-8860.

■ KA’ANAPALI BEACH HOTEL 2525 Kaanapali Parkway, 661-0011 Tiki Courtyard - Nightly, Alanui with Uncle Rudi; Sun, Hula show. All sets 6:30 p.m. ■ MAUI MARRIOTT 100 Nohea Kai Drive, Kaanapali, 667-1200 ■ NAPILI KAI BEACH RESORT 5900 Honoapiilani Hwy, Napili, 669-1500

■ RITZ-CARLTON KAPALUA One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, 669-6200

Banyan Tree Restaurant - Thu, Fri, Sat, Tue, Wed, World fusion duo Ranga Pae. All sets 6:159:45 p.m.

Café Marc Aurel - Sat, Belly Dancing. 7 p.m. & 8 p.m.; Mon, Open Mic Night. 7:30 p.m. 28 N. Market Street, Wailuku, 244-0852.

■ ROYAL LAHAINA RESORT 2780 Kekaa Drive, Kaanapali, 661-3611

Wow-wee Maui Cafe - Sat, Bradduh Francis, 8:30-11:30 p.m. 333 Dairy Rd., Kahului, 871-1414.

UPCOUNTRY MAUI Hana Hou Cafe - Thu, Haiku Hillbillys Randall; Wed, Tom Conway and Randall Rospond. All sets 6-9 p.m. 810 Haiku Rd, Haiku Cannery, 575-2661. Jacque’s - Mon, Live Jazz. 5 p.m. 120 Hana Highway, Paia, 579-8844. Livewire Cafe - Wed, Joshua. 7-9 p.m. 137 Hana Highway, Paia, 579-6009.


■ THE FAIRMONT KEA LANI MAUI 4100 Wailea Alanui, Wailea, 875-4100 ■ THE SHOPS AT WAILEA 3750 Wailea Alanui, Wailea East Wing - Wed, 6:30-8 p.m., Marti Kluth.

Thu, Kincaid and Albert; Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue, Kincaid Basques; Sun, Kapule Paoa; Wed, Albert Kaina. All sets 7-9 p.m.


Unisan - Tue, Fri, Open Mic Night. 7-10 p.m. 2102 Vineyard St., Wailuku, 244-4500.

Humuhumunukunukuapua’a - Nightly, 5:30 p.m., Strolling Hawaiian Duo.

Lobby Bar - Nightly, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Live music.

Nalu’s - Sat, Kawika Lum Ho. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

AK’s Cafe - Fri, Ron Kuala’au. 6:15 p.m. , Sat Tarvin Makai 6:15 p.m.1237 L Main St, Wailuku, 244-8774.

Sushi Go - Wed, Live music. 4-8 p.m. Queen Ka'ahumanu Center, Kahului, 877-8744.

■ GRAND WAILEA RESORT HOTEL & SPA 3850 Wailea Alanui, Wailea, 875-1234 Botero Bar - Wed, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Live music.

Lobby Lounge - Nightly, Live music. All sets 610 p.m.

Mañana Garage - Nightly, Neto & Friends. All sets 6:30-9 p.m. 33 Lono Ave., Kahului, 873-0220.

Lobby Lounge - (Early sets) Thu, Steve Repollo and Alan Villeran; Sat, Mon, Island Style Trio with hula dancing. Early sets 5:30-7:30 p.m. (Followed by) Thu, Sal Godinez and Marcus Johnson; Fri, Clay Mortensen and George Tavoularis; Sat, Mon, Nils and Anastasia; Sun, Pam Peterson and Rudy Baria; Wed, Clay Mortensen and Gilbert Emata. Late sets 8:30-11:30 p.m. Torchlighting ceremony nightly.

Lower Courtyard - Wed, 6:30-8 p.m., Jamie Lawerence and Friends. ■ WAILEA MARRIOTT 3700 Wailea Alanui, Wailea, 879-1922 Kumu Bar & Grill - Nightly, Hula dancing. 6-9 p.m. Mele Mele Lounge - Nighly, Live music. 9-11 p.m. ■ RENAISSANCE WAILEA BEACH RESORT 3550 Wailea Alanui, Wailea, 879-4900

Royal Ocean Terrace - Thu, Fri, Sat, Live Hawaiian. 6-8 p.m.

Sunset Terrace - Wed, Thu, Bobby Krueger; Fri, Mahalo Greg; Sat, Rama Camarillo; Sun, Mondo Kane; Mon, Tue, Lono. All sets 6-9 p.m.

■ SHERATON MAUI HOTEL 2605 Kaanapali Parkway, 661-0031

■ MAUI PRINCE HOTEL 5400 Makena Alanui, 874-1111

Lagoon Bar - Nightly, Hula dancing during sets. Thu, Mon, Tue, Bobby and Ralph; Fri, Ralph and Allan; Sat, Sun, Fausto and Kawaika; Wed, Nathan and Ralph. All sets 6-8 p.m. Torchlighting and cliff diving ceremony at sunset nightly.

Molokini Lounge - (Very early sets) Fri, Mon, Wed, Mele `Ohana Duo. Very early sets 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (Followed by) Thu, Sat, Sun, Tue, Ron Kuala’au; Fri, Mon, Wed, Mele `Ohana Duo. Early sets 6 p.m. (Followed by) Thu, Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue, Wed, Mele `Ohana Duo. Late sets 8:30-10:30 p.m.

■ THE WESTIN MAUI HOTEL 2365 Kaanapali Parkway, 667-2525


Ono Bar & Grille - Thu, Sat, Steve Sargenti; Fri, Larry Golis; Sun, Margie Heart; Mon, Ernest Puaa; Tue, Brian Haia; Wed, Pam Peterson. Tue-Sun shows, 6-9 p.m. Mon, 5:30-9 p.m. Tropica - (Early sets) Thu, Wed, Brian Haia; Fri, Sat, Mon, Marvin Tevaga; Sun, Josh Kahula; Tue, Ernest Pua`a. Early sets 3-6 p.m. (Followed by) Thu, Fri, Wed, Benny Uyetake; Sat, Tue, Mitch Kepa; Sun, Steve Sargenti; Mon, Josh Kahula. Late sets 6-9 p.m.

SOUTH MAUI ■ FOUR SEASONS RESORT WAILEA 3900 Wailea Alanui, Wailea, 874-8000

■ HOTEL HANA-MAUI Hana, 248-8211 Paniolo Lounge - Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Live music. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Main Dining Room - Thu, Sun, Hula dancing. 7:30-8:15 p.m.

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MAY 3, 2007


The Grid lists nightly entertainment at bars, clubs, cafes, other non-dinner serving establishments, as well as restaurants with entertainment after 9pm.

Thursday 05/03 LOBBY LOUNGE

Four Seasons Resort, Wailea - 874-8000

Jazz w/Sal Godinez & Marcus Jazz w/Sal Godinez & Marcus Johnson, 9-11:30pm Johnson, 9-11:30pm

888 Front St., Lahaina - 667-2288

1945 S. Kihei Rd., Kihei - 879-9944

Saturday 05/05

Sunday 05/06

Monday 05/07 – Wednesday 05/09

Nils & Anastasia 9-11:30pm

Dr. Nat, 9-11:30pm

MON - Nils & Anastasia, 9-11:30pm; WED - Jazz w/Sal Godinez & Marcus Johnson, No cover, 9-11:30pm

Howard Ahia No Cover, 9:30pm


Friday 05/04

Neto, Latin salsa night, No cover, 8-11pm

The Willies No cover, 8-11pm


33 Lono Ave, Kahului - 873-0220

Sexy Saturday’s No cover, 8-11pm;

WED - Karaoke, 9pm

Cino De Mayo

MON - Salsa, TUE - Rainbow Night


WED - Open Mic Night, 10:30pm

4405 Honoapi’ilani Hwy., Kahana - 669-3474


844 Front St., Lahaina - 667-7758


Cinema Center, Lahaina - 661-8881

DJ Mackie Mac No cover, 9pm

DJ Mackie Mac No cover, 9pm

DJ Mello Yello No cover, 9pm

DJ Mello Yello No cover, 9pm

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TAURUS (APRIL 20-MAY 20) Forget explanations, excuses or apologies, even if they’re what’s being requested of you. What the person you’ve slighted really wants is the tiniest piece of your heart. A confession of emotion would be perfect, if it’s genuine. Don’t bother explaining all the mitigating factors, your good intentions, accidental circumstances, and so on. Try a simple, sincere “I love you,” instead. I bet it will do the trick better than any excuse (no matter how good) ever could.

GEMINI (MAY 21-JUNE 20) Some people respond to stress by becoming bitchy, irritable, selfish and demanding. Ultimately, that’s a forgivable and understandable offense, but automatically switching into crap-on-everyone mode when something shitty happens isn’t really the best scenario. The next time you’re stressed out, don’t dump on everyone around you and then demand they forgive you for it. Imagine how much more they’d adore you if you managed to respond to misery-inducing situations with serenity, and asked for their help without rudeness or self-indulgent whining.

CANCER (JUNE 21-JULY 22) Don’t let your generosity get the best of you. By that I don’t mean look out for yourself, but, ironically, look out for others. Sometimes they don’t want or need your help, and what they especially don’t need is to feel guilty for not accepting it once you’ve offered it. No one questions that your heart’s in the right place in suggesting you could help out. However, try not to take it personally when someone can’t or won’t accept your aid. They have their own reasons for refusing, and chances are, those have nothing to do with you. The next time you offer help, make sure you snip any attached strings first.

LEO (JULY 23-AUG. 22) This week you might discover a big heavy safe, like the kind found in a bank or a crime kingpin’s secret back room, in the middle of your hallway. Not only is the immovable thing practically taunting you with its inconvenient location, but also with the possibility of immense riches being held within. Of course, I’m talking figuratively rather than literally. The “safe” is probably a person who is simultaneously an obstacle, a mystery, and a possible source of hidden treasure. Luckily this week is also quite likely to present you with a key, so even if you can’t move the thing, at least you can find out what’s inside it. Keep your eyes peeled.

VIRGO (AUG. 23-SEPT. 22) Proving someone stole a car, or even a credit card, is way easier than demonstrating they ripped off an idea. I also don’t think over-the-top paranoid protection of our ideas is the way to go, especially in this day and age when a lot of cool art and music is being made by recycling and reinventing other people’s creations. However, since getting credit for your brilliance (and other people’s, when they copy you) is important to you right now, all I can suggest is making sure you document it in some way. Then, when someone tries to pass off your work as their own, you can nail them to the wall.

LIBRA (SEPT. 23-OCT. 22) I’m always astonished when I meet people who appear to utterly lack noble aspirations. I’m not suggesting that we should all necessarily dream of “saving the world” (although it’d be nice if we did), but I’m depressed when someone can’t even imagine herself outside of the impossibly tiny, dull, limited bubble she calls reality, and doesn’t hope for anything better for herself than a decent-sized TV and clothes that don’t make her ass look big. I know you’re not guilty of not having big dreams, Libra. Lately, however, you may have your let your pettiest aspirations eclipse your more noble ones. Remedy that this week, won’t you?

SCORPIO (OCT. 23-NOV. 21) The worst mistake you could commit is expecting reason, logic and calm to prevail in someone who’s rarely displayed these qualities before. Not that you should go into the situation with your dukes up, ready for a smackdown (that would surely invite disaster). Give them a chance to act like a mature human being, but should they fall short of that admirable goal, don’t freak out. One of you needs to remain mature, and that means you. Wield your infamous tough love, and gracefully fix this, without taking any shit. You’ve got the power to make this all okay—for everyone, not just yourself.

SAGITTARIUS (NOV. 22-DEC. 21) Hunters and environmentalists often come from quite different socio-political brackets and can tend to disagree on many, many issues. However, when it comes to conserving parklands and wilderness, they’re suddenly on the same page, if for different reasons. Most of those people are willing to gratefully accept help from wherever they can get it, and you should be, too, this week. You’ll probably be surprised who steps up to help you out, and who doesn’t, and why. Worry about the specifics later. For now, get done what needs to get done, and sort out the whys and hows when the dust settles.


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What tricks do you have up your sleeve, you wily magician? This week it’s time to explain the mechanics of some of your best metaphorical slight-of-hand masterpieces. This won’t put you out of a job or make people lose respect for you. Quite the contrary, actually—you’ll be more in demand than ever, because so little of what you do relies on illusion; most of it’s wrought through hard work and skill, which are hard to reproduce. Once people realize there are almost no gimmicks contributing to your coolness, they’ll be awed, as they ought to be.

AQUARIUS (JAN. 20-FEB. 18) You’re not as unlucky in love as you think. Sure, you’ve had some shitty times and made some bad decisions. But you’re being just a little too hard on yourself. Do you think every good baseball player scored a home run on his first game, or a painter managed a masterpiece the first time she picked up a brush? Sure, some people get it on the first try, but most successful people worked at whatever they’re successful at, and did it a lot before they managed to succeed. Don’t give up after five, ten, or a hundred failed relationships. They’re all just practice for the one that’ll work. Learn from each, and hope for the best every time. One day, you’ll get it.

PISCES (FEB. 19-MARCH 20) I’ve fielded many complaints about you Fish over the years. What’s interesting is that although the details differ, virtually all the complaints about Pisceans boil down to just one thing: failure to match your great (and often inspired) intentions to a concrete and comprehensive follow-through. In other words, you say you’ll do one thing everyone would be thrilled for you to do, and then you do another (or, frequently, do nothing). This week, make your deeds match your words, not because of the complaints, but because it’s quite simply a good thing to do, once in a while, and especially this week.

ARIES (MARCH 21-APRIL 19) For crying out loud, don’t bite anyone in the ass for doing you a favor. If someone goes above and beyond the call of duty, accept it at that and be grateful for it, even if it’s not exactly what you might have wished. I just watched a Ram bitch out someone for mistakes they wouldn’t have made if they weren’t doing something especially generous and nice in the first place. Don’t make people regret sticking their necks out. You should be encouraging generosity, not criticizing it—especially this week, when that generosity will directly benefit you.


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Going Back to Cali The only journey is the one within. – Rainer Maria Rilke She asked what time I’d be home. And I told her, underestimating by about an hour, as is my way. She figured I needed the time to stop by an In-N-Out on my way into town, and I didn’t correct her. It was a familiar, somewhat seedy feeling. Here I was, an adult on vacation in Southern California, yet I was sneaking away from my mom’s house to visit an old high school fling. Some things never change, I guess. It was weird to see SK—he looked exactly the same as he did 19 years ago… The desert has developed a lot over the past few years I’ve been camping out on Maui. Casinos have apparently sprung out of sagebrush. My Indian-muraled high school has been whitewashed and now has a security fence. There’s a Starbucks where my favorite liquor-store-to-fish-for-wine-coolers used to be. But for the most part in Palm Springs, people are just as old or gay—never both—as I remember and everybody still drives those Jaguars and convertible Bentleys. I spent the next couple days catching up with mom, as we tooled around the desert, looking for shoes and the proper martini: hers—Ketel One straight up, chilled, with a frosted strawberry at Shame on the Moon; mine—vodka with mottled strawberries and basil, drizzled with aged balsamic vinegar at Bing Crosby’s. I also met up with a Desert Sun reporter/Re:Generator magazine editor who had a ticket to sell for Coachella Festival. I didn’t realize it when I planned my vacation, but all my current favorite bands—Peeping Tom, Peaches, Noisettes, Amy Winehouse, Rufus Wainwright, etc.—were going to be playing on the one day I’d finally get to check out this huge fry-fest so I was stoked. One night after dinner with the folks, I went to the bar at The Parker—a hip, upscale hotel that used to be Merv Griffin’s classic resort but in the past few years has been redesigned and was enjoying a fastidious following of the nouveau riche and Hollywood elite. As I walked in, the first thing I noticed was a neon sign that read “Drugs” hanging over a mantel surrounded by cushy love seats. Next to that, a larger lounge area seemingly lined in fur and sueded-tweed couches in half-circles with fluffy sequined pillows, futuristic lamps skewed in different directions and spiderwebby colored yarn art covered walls like graffiti— very Dr. Seuss meets Barbarella. Various palms were placed beside leather stools and white hexagonal tables with gold trim, as the sound of ice clinking in glasses and drunken smooches by kids too rich for their own good filtered through the room of sheepskin chairs and hanging bassinet orbs with hookah shaped lights, and a fire pit that glowed hazily in the center… Although I enjoyed the luxe surroundings, I craved more amiable company. And I got it—at Hair of the Dog in downtown Palm Springs. Surely there can’t be a dive bar in Palm Springs, you say! Ah, but the dive bars are sweetest in the places you least suspect them, my friends. It was a jovial joint, due in large part to a boisterous group of jarheads from the base in Twentynine Palms. After watching them down their umpteenth round of Jågermeister shots, and being introduced to “Matt” just as many times, I thought it best to leave before things got really ugly. It was then that I noticed “Billy” to my right, pouring out some of his beer directly onto the bar. He looked at me and smiled drunkenly. He was a big, tall man but suddenly to me he looked like a sad, little boy. “I went crazy a couple days ago,” he said, with a slight Southern twang. “No, really, I literally lost my mind.” He went on to tell me that he, along with the other guys in the bar, had just come back from an eight-month stint in Iraq—where he was initially told he wouldn’t be going, as he was “just a civilian” in the National Guard. He was angry, incredulous and a bit traumatized by the whole experience. “I saw my friends die,” he said. “And a couple days ago, my best friend was killed. He was a good guy, a really good guy…” Billy poured some more of his beer out on the bar. “I’m just a construction worker!” he said. “This wasn’t supposed to happen!” I stayed a few more minutes, poured out some of my beer in honor of Billy’s friends, introduced my new comrades to the “Duck Fart,” then slipped out to make a quick call back home. “I’m not re-enlisting,” said the boyfriend, even before hellos were exchanged. “You have no idea how happy that makes me,” I said. Samantha Campos wants to know what the hell happened to the dinosaurs in Cabazon. MTW

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10.45 Easy Rider, May 3, 2007, Volume 10, Issue 45, MauiTime  

MauiTime talks about the County saying more people are riding the Maui Bus than ever before and MauiTime finds out why! An insight on Casano...