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More unanswered questions about the 9/11 attacks

November 22, 2014 After nobody responded to my Oct. 3 letter about the 9/11 attacks, I feel it is time to present some more mysterious and hard-hitting questions: * The Shanksville, Pa. more »»

 
 
 
Force company to comply with voters’ decision

November 22, 2014 The Maui majority voted and decided that we want genetically modified organisms banned until proved safe. more »»

Retired Upcountry veterinarian will be missed

November 22, 2014 As some Maui pet owners may already be aware, Dr. Ronald Moyer (Upcountry Veterinary Services in Makawao) closed his practice earlier this year and retired for health reason. more »»

Why not get drugs from Oregon for executions?

November 21, 2014 Just wondering why the people who botched executions (like Clayton Lockett’s in Oklahoma most recently) don’t contact the doctors in Oregon who can prescribe drugs to end the lives of the terminally... more »»

Why aren’t county officials keeping Maui safe?

November 21, 2014 Two Nov. 18 letters, “Judge’s ruling flies in the face of democracy” and “Turning Maui into toxic dump is poisoning tourism,” really inspired me to write this letter. more »»

Working for illegal group puts job at risk

November 21, 2014 So, let me get this straight — first they spend $8 million on a vote ($60 per person in Maui County), then they lose. Then they sue the county in order to be declared the winner. more »»

Now is the time to move on undersea power cable

November 21, 2014 What is happening with the undersea cable between Maui and Oahu? It seems it has been discussed and analyzed for years now. more »»

Suit should be filed over mayoral election results

November 20, 2014 I think the anti-genetically modified organism people on Maui should go to the federal court and sue over the results of the mayoral election on Maui so the federal judge can compare the lawsuits to... more »»

Take a stand against handicapped spot violators

November 20, 2014 In response to the people angry about the Toms, Dicks and Harriets parking in handicapped spaces who don’t look handicapped, let me say this: Disabilities can be internal or mental as well as... more »»

Facilities at Hookipa in need of renovation

November 20, 2014 I always enjoy my visits to your beautiful island. I also know that there are often inequalities when county money is disperse. more »»

Intervention compared to gay marriage ruling

November 20, 2014 I was opposed to the anti-genetically modified organism initiative because I do not believe banning GMOs at the local level is a good idea. more »»

All cars should have sensor to turn on headlights

November 20, 2014 There appears to be a significant percentage of drivers who are either oblivious, distracted or just don’t care that when low-light conditions occur, for whatever reason, they will not turn on their... more »»

Judge’s ruling flies in the face of democracy

November 18, 2014 Why would a judge rule against democracy (The Maui News, Nov. 15)? Why would a judge, sworn to protect the basic freedoms of the U.S. more »»

Turning Maui into toxic dump is poisoning tourism

November 18, 2014 Maui has changed dramatically in the last 40 years. In 1970, the population was less than 40,000. In 2010, it was more than 144,00. more »»

How long before Public Works responds to request?

November 18, 2014 How long does it take to get Public Works to get a decision to be made on a request for service? James Barclay Wailuku... more »»

Reorganizing the council is never a pleasant task

November 18, 2014 Many good things took place at the County Council under Gladys Baisa’s tenure as chairperson. Testifiers were treated with more civility. more »»

Respect for others should not be compromised

November 18, 2014 OK, I know it was a long time ago but still, in my day, you were a lame punk if you hit a gir. more »»

Stop the whining over losses by Arakawa’s people

November 17, 2014 The Legislature of the State of Hawaii put Joe Souki back as the speaker of the House of Representatives without a vote. more »»

White right choice to lead an independent council

November 17, 2014 It is a fact that after the County Council primary election this year voters were given the opportunity to choose a council whose majority would be compliant to the mayor’s administration or they... more »»

Patient ‘treated like a king’ at Maui Memorial

November 17, 2014 Thank you, Maui, for the gracious spirit and genuine care. I had the misfortune to end up at the emergency room at Maui Memorial Medical Center recently and was treated like a king. more »»

Maui Comedy Festival saw an outpouring of aloha

November 17, 2014 As a near-lifelong Mauian and one who loves to laugh, I was fortunate to be a volunteer for the recent four-day Maui Comedy Festival held in Lahaina. more »»

 
 

Upcountry Farmers Market November 22, 2014

produce from several dozen vendors, 7-11 a.m., Saturdays behind football field, Kulamalu Town Center, Pukalani. Accepting SNAP/EBT benefits, 7-10 a.m. For information, email info@upcountryfarmersmarket.com; see www.upcountryfarmersmarket.com. more »

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Book Review 333: Zarafa

November 21, 2014 ZARAFA: A Giraffe’s True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris, by Michael Allin. 215 pages, illustrated. more »

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