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2013-01-17 23:02:15

Renowned Maui developer offers tremendous value and peace of mind to prospective Maui homeowners with beautiful ocean and/or mountain views, 10 year new home warranty, and other buyer incentives for Ho'ole'a Terrace. Wailuku Maui, Hawaii (PRWEB) January 17, 2013 Maui´s well-known Kehalani communities respond to buyer demand by offering great sale prices and preferred Lender financing programs to qualified homebuyers, excellent FHA financing to qualified homebuyers, 10-year home...

2006-02-13 19:07:29

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Maui may be running out of sand, threatening not only its famous year-round beaches but the state's booming construction industry. Sources of readily available sand may run out within five to seven years, according to a report being prepared for Maui County. The vast system of sand dunes from Waihee to Waikapu has largely been covered by development, and what's left is being mined, the report says. Maui sand is in high demand because it's a key ingredient in concrete...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'