Simon Russell to hold Wailea fundraiser Sunday
WAILEA - Haiku resident Simon Russell, a Republican candidate for a state House seat, will hold a fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Wailea Beach.
The event will feature stand-up paddling lessons with WasSUP Maui.
Those planning to attend are asked to bring drinking water, sunscreen and a hat. The candidate will be on hand to talk story and answer questions.
Russell is seeking the House seat that serves residents of East Maui, Molokai and Lanai. Democratic Rep. Mele Carroll is the incumbent.
For more information, go online to www.simonrussell2012.com.
Fukuyama fundraising event readied for May 22
KAHULUI - Maui County Council candidate Alan Fukuyama will hold a "Meet the Candidate Night" fundraiser from 5:30 to 8 p.m. May 22 in the Maui Waena Intermediate School cafeteria.
The candidate will present his platform and discuss current community issues. The event will include food, entertainment and door prizes. A $10 donation is requested.
Fukuyama is seeking the council's Kahului residency seat.
For more information, call 357-4566.
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