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A big task for Ryan

November 3, 2015 The election of Rep. Paul Ryan as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday was a foregone conclusion after conservative factions in the Republican Party pledged to support his candidac. more »»

Time is of the essence

November 1, 2015 As we wrote here several months ago, we believe it is time to see if Maui County should adopt a council-manager form of government in place of the current strong mayor form. more »»

Spooky times in Maui County

October 30, 2015 Halloween is one of our favorite holidays. more »»

Bad example for all of us

October 29, 2015 For many years, we wrote editorials urging the construction of a train system that would take visitors from the airport to resort areas in West and South Maui. more »»

Investigate this fiasco

October 28, 2015 As 40,000 enrollees in the Hawaii Health Connector prepare to transition to the federal system this week, there should be an explanation how hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars were wasted on... more »»

Too much bacon?

October 27, 2015 Well, not three weeks after the oldest living woman credited eating bacon daily for her longevity, the World Health Organization says the pork treat causes cancer. more »»

Body cams a good idea

October 25, 2015 The decision to continue testing body cameras on Maui police officers is a good proactive move by the department. more »»

The missing candidate

October 23, 2015 There was sadness in the air Wednesday when Vice President Joseph Biden announced that he would not run for the Democratic nomination for the presidency in 2016. more »»

Hottest days of Cold War

October 22, 2015 Fifty-three years ago today, Oct. 22, 1962, President John F. more »»

Olaf passing by this week

October 21, 2015 Hurricane Olaf is projected to pass northeast of the Hawaiian Islands this week. This has been the busiest hurricane season in decades, blamed at least partly on a strong El Nin. more »»

At odds with the PUC

October 20, 2015 The Maui Economic Development Board last week released the results of a study it did on county residents’ energy priorities. more »»

Ask The Mayor

October 19, 2015 Q: Can you please address an issue regarding the bus operating into Waihee on Kahekili Highway? Why couldn’t there be buses in the valley toward the Waihee school district? Wondered why. more »»

Shop locally, help all of us

October 18, 2015 “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach him to use the Net and he won’t bother you for weeks. more »»

No COLA, no groceries

October 16, 2015 The government announced Thursday that there will be no cost of living adjustments in 2016 for Social Security recipients. Checks next year will be the same size as this yea. more »»

Rules of Leadership 101

October 15, 2015 A few years ago, we ran an editorial recounting “Lessons from a Leader,” tips from retired Hawaii Pacific Health CEO Roger Drue on how to be a successful business leader. more »»

Watching over your shoulder

October 14, 2015 Did you ever get the feeling someone’s watching you? Ever get the feeling someone is following you? Well, someone is. As Jack Paar once put it, “Even paranoid people can have enemie. more »»

Democrats debate today

October 13, 2015 The announced candidates for the Democratic nomination for president in the 2016 election will meet in their first national debate today. more »»

The GOP’s reality

October 11, 2015 Well, as this is written, the Republican Party is doing everything it can possibly do to make sure the next president will be a Democrat and that Congress will return to a Democratic majority. more »»

Dramatic increase

October 9, 2015 As the Hawaii Health Connector rides slowly off into the sunset, folks who enrolled in its Affordable Care Act plans were given great news this week — notice that their insurance rates will increase... more »»

Of snakes, bacon . . .

October 8, 2015 As regular readers know, we occasionally like to lighten the mood a little bit here by relating a few offbeat stories. Here, thanks to USAToday, are a few tidbits you may have missed this week. more »»



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