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Program to guide Native Hawaiians running for office this year

The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement is launching a program aimed at empowering Native Hawaiians seeking election to a state or county seat in 2020.Maui County residents are encouraged to apply for the Ho'opono Candidate Training Program, a four-day bootcamp, at ...

Have some fun with the Clips app

I often want to copy a website address that sits on the top line and looks something like this: www.stickyglue.com. I would click on it with my mouse and drag it onto my Document page, Desktop or another browser.Well, I have some great news to make this easy to do. Just press the Command key ...

LETTERS for the February 27 issue

Start a plant-based diet during LentFeb. 26 marks the beginning of Lent, the period leading up to Easter, when devout Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus' 40 days of fasting in the wilderness.The call to abstain from eating animals is as traditional as Genesis 1:29, yet ...

Help provide truly affordable housing here in Lahaina

While Maui affordable housing projects are in the approval process, thousands of units are needed right now.According to Habitat for Humanity Maui, the need for truly affordable housing options is extreme in all parts of Maui, but it is especially acute in Lahaina.In the Realtors Association of ...

LETTERS for the February 20 issue

Wild dogs on the looseWILD KILLER DOGS are prowling Lahaina again. Please be on the lookout for at least two killer, wild dogs prowling near or around the aquatic center on Shaw Street.One is a large black and white pit bull. The other is a medium-size Brown Healer. They have packed together ...

Join the Lahainaluna PTSA

The Lahainaluna High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) aims to make a difference in the education, health and safety of our community's children.Its mission is to bring together families and educators to achieve each child's potential."We cannot achieve these goals without you," ...

More iPhone tips and useful apps

In the last article, I gave you a few iPhone tips. I still have a few more you might like.If you have the new Apple AirPods, you can use them to eavesdrop on your new girlfriend talking stink about your new aloha shirt while having a Big Whopper lunch with her. First thing you need to do is ...

LETTERS for the February 13 issue

Mahalo to Rep. McKelvey for supporting DHHL projectMahalo to West Maui State Rep. Angus McKelvey for introducing House Bill 2267 this legislative session to appropriate $24,700,000 in funding to build infrastructure for Department of Hawaiian Home Lands' Leiali'i 1B in Lahaina, right above the ...

Pascual is our Sportsperson of the Year

It is a story line that defines the rich immigrant history of the United States and, particularly, here in Hawaii. Throughout the early ascension of America as the prosperous land of the free, the tales of the patriarchs of families of underdeveloped countries emigrating to the U.S. in search ...

Treatment for cervical pinched nerves

People who suffer from pinched nerves often experience tingling sensations, muscular weakness and numbness in the affected part of the body. Some sufferers also feel that a limb has slipped into unconsciousness. This condition can be incredibly painful and debilitating, so that most sufferers ...