The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 27 Jan 2015 03:24:05 EDTTue, 27 Jan 2015 03:24:05 EDT papaya seeds planted in a brazen act of defiance've been a very naughty boy. Yesterday my son and I were sitting in the backyard when we decided to do the unthinkable - we planted a papaya tree! But these were no ordinary papaya seeds, these were genetically modified papaya seeds.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPUC needs to take a close look at energy company'm not sure how many Maui residents are following what NextEra's plans are. They're not in favor of residential rooftop sola.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTAlcohol, tobacco products raise health care costs is a national problem, so it also concerns Maui and all of Hawaii. You overdose on heroin or cocaine, the health care system is not burdened with caring for you for maybe decades.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTFoolishness teaches society lessons that bring wisdom's an old saying, "A wise man is happy until he meets a fool." And yet, fools teach us patience, tolerance, understanding and compassion. Every fool has a right to his foolishness.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTInvesting in education will bring positive change for International Student Assessment released its educational rankings in 2012 and ranked the United States as having the 36th best educational system in the world.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT