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Use Hover Text to make reading easier

In this issue, I’m going to give you the option to cancel your eye doctor appointment or throw your glasses in the garbage can. What we’re going to do is use a Mac option called Hover Text. What this does is almost like holding a magnifying glass over the text on your ...

LETTERS for the Dec. 24 issue

Was Guzman treated fairly? There is something fishy with the very public shaming and removal of Don Guzman from his mayoral appointed post, and there needs to be specifics as to why Don was ousted. Don served many years with the Maui County Council and had no history of ...

Community loses Irene Hueu Kalawaia

She will be remembered for her bright smile and kindly, gentle demeanor. She will remain a fond memory of the closeness and congeniality of the Kuhua Mill Camp neighborhood where she spent the last years of her 86 years on this Earth in one of the few remaining Pioneer Mill cottages of the ...

LETTERS for the Dec. 17 issue

Goodbye to the Tiki Bar at Kaanapali Beach Hotel To make way for a new restaurant, the Kaanapali Beach Hotel is retiring its famous Tiki Bar, a charming Hawaiian-style hut that this year would have celebrated its 40th anniversary. The bar, unfortunately, has been ...

Donate wreaths for fallen veterans

Maui’s Civil Air Patrol Squadron is participating in National Wreaths Across America Day, this year set for Saturday, Dec. 19. Wreaths Across America’s mission “… to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National ...

Prepare for your college interview

Not all colleges require an interview as part of their admissions package, but many do, and even more offer it as “recommended” or “voluntary.” In this time of the COVID Pandemic, an interview will be an important tool for colleges to use in lieu of standardized tests and ...

LETTERS for the Dec. 10 issue

LHS Aloha Club appreciates the community’s support On behalf of Lahainaluna High School’s Aloha Club, we would like to sincerely thank Island Grocery Depot and the community of Lahaina. With your contribution, our club was able to raise almost 1,000 pounds of food and over ...

More fun iPhone tips and tricks

Merry Christmas everyone! So, are you ready for some more good tips and tricks? People get so confused about how to back up their iPhone photos. Most want to delete them, so that they can get more space. Also, many ask how to create a slide show of all their photos. Well, ...

211 Resource line now has staff focusing on Maui County

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many unforeseen challenges for local families. Many people turn to the statewide 211 Resource line for help. Since the start of the pandemic in March, call volume has increased more than 500 percent. 211 is a free, confidential referral ...

Chronic fatigue syndrome: Why others are always tired

Fatigue is a medical condition characterized by physical and mental exhaustion, a general lack of energy. It’s different from ordinary tiredness. To recover from tiredness, all you have to do is rest. With chronic fatigue syndrome, the exhaustion lasts for much longer and ...