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Always together forever off Kaanapali Beach

April 10, 2014 KAANAPALI — On a recent Saturday evening, with the wife off for a rare evening with friends and not the spouse, there was more evidence of the amazing people you can meet here if you are in the righ... more »»

Gecko gets news of happenings

April 3, 2014 LAHAINA — Kapono Gecko, the fictional character who lives in the refurbished Lahaina Library, is wondering why the columnist has not been writing much about local stuff, since the creature has not... more »»

OZ and IZ Over the Rainbow

March 20, 2014 LAHAINA — There was OZ, and there was IZ. When Judy Garland in “The Wizard of Oz” sang “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” it became her signature song for decades. more »»

Visiting team impressed with progress at Lahaina Intermediate

March 20, 2014 LAHAINA — Aloha! Mahalo to the “rockers” of Opportunity Rocks 2014! Don Lehman, Lahaina Rotary, Maui Hotel & Lodging Association for student packets, and to all the participating hotels: Hyatt... more »»

Ask The Mayor

March 20, 2014 Mayor Alan Arakawa answers some of the most-asked questions submitted to his office staf. more »»

Tips for finding medical advice

March 20, 2014 For all of you who bought the fingerprint iPhone 5S, here are some tricks for you. Hold the iPhone upright. You can save up to five finger scans, including your thumb. more »»

America turns its back on Hawaii’s queen

March 13, 2014 HONOLULU — Of all the kings and queens in history, perhaps none loved America as much as Her Majesty Lydia Lili‘uokalani of the Kingdom of Hawaii. She said so in her writings. more »»

Ke‘eaumoku celebrates the culture

February 27, 2014 LAHAINA — He has traced his ancestors back 27 generations to ali‘i chiefs, but for years — like many Hawaiians — he knew virtually nothing of his culture. more »»

LIS students to perform in big band concert

February 20, 2014 LAHAINA — Wow! Time’s flying. I want to thank our LIS Wrestling Club coach, Nathan Williams, and the LIS staff who are active in providing a competitive extramural sport for our middle level students. more »»

It takes a village to raise a healthy, well-rounded child

February 20, 2014 As I recall my middle-class childhood in the 1970s in a small campus town, my fondest memory is coming back from school to a warm lunch and my mom asking me how my day at school was. more »»

A queen, snowballs and George Washington

February 13, 2014 LAHAINA — Most of us know King Kamehameha united the Hawaiian Islands. Most of us know Kamehameha III as a school. But few of us know much about the life of our last queen. more »»

When ali‘i ruled, terror was not far behind

January 30, 2014 There’s the Kaanapali Ali‘i, Ali‘i Dry Cleaners, even Ali‘i Computer Services. Perhaps not such a good idea, since the actions of these Hawaiian chiefs were mixe. more »»

New CryptoLocker virus a serious threat to your data

January 30, 2014 There is a new ransom virus threat out there that is beyond serious. It’s called CryptoLocker. more »»

Time for pono and aloha

January 23, 2014 A newcomer is beginning to realize that the superior people on the planet are those of Hawaiian heritage. Hawaiians have two concepts at the core of their culture that are alien to man. more »»

LIS taking nominations for the Honors Program

January 23, 2014 LAHAINA — Happy New Year! I hope you all had a restful and enjoyable holiday season with family and friends.  We are off and running at LIS. more »»

A Mainland tale: Gil’s Red Wiggle Worms

January 6, 2014 LAHAINA — This column has a policy of not using the pronoun “I” or writing about personal experiences. At the New Year’s anniversary of the defunct family business Gil’s Bait C. more »»

Ask The Mayor

January 6, 2014 Mayor Alan Arakawa answers some of the most-asked questions submitted to his office staf. more »»

Ask The Mayor

January 2, 2014 Mayor Alan Arakawa answers some of the most-asked questions submitted to his office staff. Question: I am a Lahaina business owner and also work for one of the global hospitality leaders. more »»

Voices of Maui

January 2, 2014 LAHAINA — The Lahaina raceway, otherwise known as the Lahaina Bypass, is open. Speeders should beware, though, since police reportedly are on the prowl, and the limit is 30 mph in some spot. more »»

Santa on Maui: A man of aloha

December 26, 2013 KAANAPALI — Once upon a time, long, long ago, a red-suited man whose stomach shook like a bowl full of jelly flew over eight tiny specks in the ocea. more »»

 
 

Group takes walks April 15, 2014

HONOKOWAI — A new walking group for all ages and fitness levels meets at Honokowai Park Tuesdays at 9 a.m. There is no charge; all are welcome. Call Jim Grode at 669-1972. more »

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Voices of Maui By Norm Bezane

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