FOOD & DRINK
Wailuku restaurant issued red placard, temporarily closed
A red “closed” placard was issued to Wei Wei BBQ & Noodle House due to a cockroach infestation, according to the Hawaiʻi Department of Health. The restaurant, owned and operated Wei Wei BBQ & Noodle House, Inc., is located at 210 Imi Kala St. #201 in Wailuku.
Experience Kihei: Top 4 Must-Try Breakfast & Brunch Spots
In this article, we explore four delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Kihei. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these locations yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
3 Special Wailea Hole-in-the-Wall Restaurants
In the sun-kissed haven of Wailea, Hawaii, where the waves serenade and the palm trees gossip, lies a trio of hidden culinary gems. Tucked away from the beachfront bustle, these hole-in-the-wall wonders defy their unassuming facades, offering a passport to a flavor-packed escapade. Forget the fancy frills and embrace the local charm as we unveil 3 special Wailea hole-in-the-wall restaurants that promise not just a meal but a taste-infused adventure under the Hawaiian sun.
Savor the Flavor: Kihei's Quintessential Barbeque Joints
This article presents a culinary journey through five notable barbecue spots in Kihei. Have you had the chance to savor any of these delights yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Experience Wailuku like a Foodie: Top 3 Breakfast and Brunch Recommendations
In this article, we explore three delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Wailuku. Have you had the chance to savor their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Local Kahului Supermarket Closed for Health Violations; Follow-up Inspection Planned
The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s Maui Food Safety Branch has shut down Paradise Supermart in Kahului due to multiple food safety violations. These violations were found during an inspection prompted by a complaint. The issues included incorrect refrigeration temperatures, faulty handwash sinks, spoiled vegetables, pests, and poor management of food safety rules.
The 34th Annual Craft Fair Features Maui Manjookies
In anticipation of the 34th Islandwide Crafts and Food Expo at the Blaisdell, Maui Manjookies, renowned for their mouthwatering baked confectionary products and exquisite gift baskets, is set to enchant attendees with an array of delightful offerings. The founder and owner of Maui Manjookies, Jannelle Fukuoka, joined Living808 with the details on what she will be offering at the expo this weekend!
Aboard a small plane, this Maui pilot takes animal rescues to new heights
Tessa Coulter cuts the engine of her little yellow Cessna 150 and hops out onto the tarmac. Unusual cargo is normal for her. Today, her passengers have hooves. “We have two baby goats that are coming over to a new home,” she said. “They're from ʻUpolu, Big Island.”
Taste Wailuku: A Trio of Burgers You Can't Miss
This article presents a trio of delectable burgers found in Wailuku. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
A Taste of Kahului: Discover the 4 Bakeries You Can't Miss
In this piece, we'll be exploring four exceptional bakeries located in Kahului. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these delightful spots? We'd love to hear about your experiences! Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Embark on a Gastronomic Journey: 3 Asian Fusion Hotspots in Kihei
In this article, we'll explore three enticing Asian Fusion restaurants located in Kihei. Have you had the chance to try any of these culinary gems yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Paradise Supermart in Kahului Reopens with Conditional Pass Amid Ongoing Food Safety Issues
The Hawai'i Department of Health (DOH) Maui Food Safety Branch has allowed Paradise Supermart to reopen. The supermarket, at 207 East Wakea Ave. in Kahului, is operated by Paradise Asian Foods, Inc. It received a yellow 'Conditional Pass' placard, indicating ongoing food safety issues.
A documentary about an impactful Lahaina surf instructor pivoted after the fires
A new documentary short film, "Uncle Bully's Surf Skool," initially focused on Lahaina surf instructor Robert "Bully" Kotter and his impact on local children. But when the Aug. 8 wildfires devastated his town, his business and his home, the crew picked up their cameras again. Filmmaker Leah Warshawski first learned...
Kamaʻāina Deal of the Day: Beauty By Nature Spa
Beauty By Nature Spa is a day spa right in the heart of old Wailuku town. They specialize in high quality, five-star, holistic spa treatments, accessible to the our local community. They also do small groups and events. They offer an annual VIP membership, which is now $150, regularly $200...
Experience Sweet Delights: The 4 Bakeries in Wailuku Worth Every Bite
In this article, we're exploring four delightful bakeries located in Wailuku. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Feel free to leave your comments below!
Sweet Tooth Satisfaction: Kihei's 4 Outstanding Bakeries
This article presents a tour of four unique bakeries in Kihei. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these delightful places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Kahoʻolawe permitted trolling dates announced for December
The Kahoʻolawe Island Reserve Commission has announced permitted trolling dates for December including: Dec. 2-3 and 16-17 (from 12:01 a.m. Saturday to 11:59 p.m. Sunday). Download the complete 2023 Trolling Schedule here. Download the Right of Entry packet here. Hawai’i Administrative Rules (HAR 13-261) require that all vessels must...
Culinary Adventure in Kihei: 3 Must-Try Modern American Cuisine Spots
This piece presents an exploration of three contemporary American culinary experiences in Kihei. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd be thrilled to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Joy Returning to Maui: Walmart and Salvation Army Bring Holiday Cheer, Surprising Thousands of Kids with Toys
It’s been a difficult year for Hawaiians in Maui since wildfires destroyed the community in August, but with the holidays approaching so is the kindness, with Walmart and the Salvation Army stepping up with tens of thousands of free toys and gifts. The organizations wanted to give back to...
‘Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope’ event launches in December
Guinea Pigs- $5 The Maui shelter is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the event. Nationwide, this effort has helped more than 204,000 pets find loving homes, making “Empty the Shelters” the largest funded adoption event in the country. An average of 1,225 pets are adopted each day of these quarterly national events.